Christine Persaud


Christine Persaud is a tech expert and journalist with 11 years of experience in trade and consumer technology journalism. She currently serves as Editor-in-Chief at WiFi HiFi Magazine, WiFiHiFi.ca and WiFiHiFi.com, Canada's trade publication for the consumer technology industry.




Last Updated: 09/20/2017 08:25:50 AM EST

348 Article(s)

Is Google Readying Its Own Version of the Echo Dot?

Is Google Readying Its Own Version of the Echo Dot?

Google is already taking the Amazon Echo on with its Home smart speaker, which allows customers to control smart devices in the home, search the web, and more, all using their voice. And now, the rumour mill is abuzz that the company's October 4 event will see the debut of Google's answer to the smaller Echo Dot.

Christine Persaud Published: 09/20/2017 08:25:50 AM EST

 

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Cool Cases and Other Accessories for the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X

Cool Cases and Other Accessories for the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X

If you're planning to pick up on of the new iPhones once they become available, including the iPhone 8, 8 Plus, and X, you'll need a new case to protect it. Not surprisingly, several manufacturers have already launched out of the gate with enticing options. Here are some of the most interesting ones.

Christine Persaud Published: 09/18/2017 03:22:30 PM EST

The 10 Coolest Things About the iPhone X

The 10 Coolest Things About the iPhone X

Yesterday, Apple revealed its latest flagship smartphone, the iPhone X, alongside the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus.

Christine Persaud Published: 09/13/2017 09:41:37 AM EST

10 Great Shows for Family Binge-Watching

10 Great Shows for Family Binge-Watching

You're spoiled for choice when trying to pick a series to binge watch once the kids are in bed. But what about a great series you can watch with them, and all equally enjoy? As we gear up for a potentially rainy long August weekend, here are 10 family-friendly series with full seasons streaming in Canada.

Christine Persaud Published: 08/04/2017 11:20:01 AM EST

Guide to Back-to-School Tech

Guide to Back-to-School Tech

It seems like summer just began, but it's already time to start thinking about back-to-school. Top-of-mind will be clothes, backpacks, and basic school supplies. But tech, particularly for those starting or continuing their secondary or college/university education, is a staple on shopping lists nowadays.

Christine Persaud Published: 08/02/2017 11:20:01 AM EST

Apple Discontinues the iPod Nano, Shuffle: Wait, They Still Existed?

Apple Discontinues the iPod Nano, Shuffle: Wait, They Still Existed?

Pshaw, a device in your pocket that doesn't function as a phone, and you can't use to surf the 'Net? Who would want one of those? Jokes aside, while the Apple iPod touch remains a part of the Cupertino company's lineup, the smaller iPod Shuffle and Nano are no more.

Christine Persaud Published: 07/27/2017 02:48:55 PM EST

Bill Gates Has Been Dethroned: Jeff Bezos is Now the World's Richest Person

Bill Gates Has Been Dethroned: Jeff Bezos is Now the World's Richest Person

Times, they are a ‘changing. After holding his spot for many years, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has now been dethroned as the richest man in the world by none other than Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, according to Forbes.

Christine Persaud Published: 07/27/2017 12:20:45 PM EST

Sony Showcases VR, Gaming & More in NYC

Sony Showcases VR, Gaming & More in NYC

At its high-energy event in New York City on Wednesday, July 19, Sony showcased the latest in gaming and virtual reality (VR) along with some consumer electronics, mobile, and imaging products.

Christine Persaud Published: 07/21/2017 12:27:28 PM EST

FEATURE: Tech-Savvy Travel - From Departure to Arrival

FEATURE: Tech-Savvy Travel - From Departure to Arrival

Travel, whether for business, pleasure, or both, is on the rise. The Conference Board of Canada's Outbound Canada - February 2016 report found that Canadians took 32.3 million overnight trips outside of the country in 2015, 26.5 million of which were for leisure, representing 92% growth in the number of Canadian leisure trips abroad over the past 15 years.

Christine Persaud Published: 07/19/2017 08:00:02 AM EST

Amazon May Take Aim at HomePod With Next-Gen Echo

Amazon May Take Aim at HomePod With Next-Gen Echo

It's about due time for Amazon to unveil a next-generation Echo speaker, and sources tell Engadget that the next version will place a large focus on audio performance in an effort to better compete with the upcoming Apple HomePod.

Christine Persaud Published: 07/14/2017 09:18:14 AM EST

Up Close and Personal With the LG Signature OLED W7

Up Close and Personal With the LG Signature OLED W7

When you think about your ideal video viewing experience, what does it entail? Are you in a movie theatre with a bag of popcorn in one hand, large soda in another, and your sweetheart by your side? That's certainly appealing, but more so these days, we're relishing the choice to stay in.

Christine Persaud Published: 07/13/2017 12:30:01 PM EST


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