Brett Cannon

What to look for in a new TV

Or, I've spent the past 2 years researching a new TV & this is what I learned

I'm kind of an A/V nerd. Now I'm not hardcore enough to have a vinyl collection or have an amp for my TV, but all my headphones cost over $100 and I have a Sonos Playbar so I don't have to put up with crappy TV speakers. What I'm trying to say is that I care about the A/V equipment I use, but not to the extent that money is no . . .

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September 03, 2016

Why I bought a Google OnHub router

Or, why auto-updates and looks matter more than speed in a router

When the Google OnHub router was announced, I was excited. Not just because the client software was developed at Google Waterloo where I used to work, but because the router represents Google continuing to take seriously the fact that how people get on to the internet is as important as what they use on it (the first play being Google Chrome . . .

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September 06, 2015


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