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: 04/26/2017 12:42:51 PM EST

322 Article(s)

Amazon's Echo Look Rates Your Outfit, Checks Your Style

Amazon's Echo Look Rates Your Outfit, Checks Your Style

Husbands around the world are rejoicing that they can now delegate the answer to the question "do I look fat in this?" to Alexa. Amazon's latest Echo device, the Echo Look, now adds the ability to snap full-length photos and rate your clothing choices.

Christine Persaud Published: 04/26/2017 12:42:51 PM EST

 

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How Do You Feel About WestJet's Discount Airline Idea?

How Do You Feel About WestJet's Discount Airline Idea?

WestJet intends to launch a new, ultra-low-cost carrier in Canada that would offer lower-cost travel options by essentially breaking out every possible charge individually, allowing travelers to pick and choose the services and options for which they want to pay.

Christine Persaud Published: 04/20/2017 12:16:08 PM EST

Cool Things to Shoot in 360-Degrees

Cool Things to Shoot in 360-Degrees

Lots of the latest smartphones and some cameras let you shoot video in full 360-degrees. And while the idea sounds neat, what can you actually shoot that would be compelling enough to share? The answer: lots!

Christine Persaud Published: 04/03/2017 11:00:02 AM EST

Want to Prank Co-Workers This April Fool's Day? Check Out These 3 Apps

Want to Prank Co-Workers This April Fool's Day? Check Out These 3 Apps

Pranks aren't just for kids. Some of the biggest pranksters you know are probably over the age of 30 or 40, and like to have some good old-fashioned fun.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/31/2017 09:20:01 AM EST

Brooklin Audio Video Opens Shop in East End of Toronto

Brooklin Audio Video Opens Shop in East End of Toronto

Brooklin Audio Video officially opened its doors to the public in March in Brooklin, ON, adding to the count of independent AV integration shops in Canada. The retail shop, located in Brooklin, ON is a small suburb within Whitby, about 40 minutes east of downtown Toronto, is a Power Group member.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/30/2017 10:50:01 AM EST

Samsung Canada Will Not be Selling Refurbished Galaxy Note7s

Samsung Canada Will Not be Selling Refurbished Galaxy Note7s

While Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has announced possible plans to sell refurbished versions of its recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, Samsung Canada has confirmed that we won't see any of those north of the border.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/28/2017 01:00:57 PM EST

Hey Siri, Alexa, Meet Bixby

Hey Siri, Alexa, Meet Bixby

The war of the digital assistants is raging, with several female voices duking it out for consumer attention. Apple has Siri, Amazon has Alexa, Microsoft has Cortana, Google has its Assistant and soon, Samsung will have Bixby.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/21/2017 12:52:38 PM EST

Canada Ranks 7th on World's Happiness Scale

Canada Ranks 7th on World's Happiness Scale

The Sustainable Development Solutions Network has released its latest World Happiness Report, in celebration of World Happiness Day today. And a bit of feel-good news for our country: Canada ranks seventh overall.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/20/2017 12:51:28 PM EST

How to Choose the Right Phone Case

How to Choose the Right Phone Case

There's an overwhelming amount of choice in terms of mobile phone cases. How do you select the right one?

Christine Persaud Published: 03/20/2017 08:44:49 AM EST

5 Green Gadgets for St. Patrick's Day

5 Green Gadgets for St. Patrick's Day

Happy St. Patrick's Day! As you celebrate with a pint of Guinness and a group of good friends, consider brining these five green gadgets along.


Christine Persaud Published: 03/17/2017 11:20:02 AM EST

5 Unique Ways to Smarten Up Your Home

5 Unique Ways to Smarten Up Your Home

We're all familiar with smart security cameras, thermostats, lighting and speakers. But there are so many other ways that you can make your home "smart," and many rooms you can place smart devices in.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/13/2017 10:10:01 AM EST


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