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: 03/27/2020 08:20:02 AM EST

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Facebook Messenger for Kids: I Caved

Facebook Messenger for Kids: I Caved

I finally caved. I have been avoiding signing my 8-year-old son up for Facebook Messenger for Kids since the invites started rolling in ages ago. As much as I use and advocate for the benefits of social media, I don't think an 8-year-old needs to be on a Messenger service.

Christine Persaud Published: 03/27/2020 08:20:02 AM EST

 

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Hands-on Review: iRobot Braava Jet m6 Robot Mop

Hands-on Review: iRobot Braava Jet m6 Robot Mop

I've been a user of an iRobot Roomba robotic vacuum cleaner for some years now, so when the opportunity arose to try out the iRobot Braava Jet m6, which can both wet and dry mop floors, I was excited to try it out.

Christine Persaud Published: 11/07/2019 09:00:02 AM EST

FEATURE: The WiFi HiFi Guide to Podcasting

FEATURE: The WiFi HiFi Guide to Podcasting

Confession: before starting to work on this article, I had never listened to a full podcast. Yes, that's right. I was a podcast virgin. When traveling on the GO train or by plane, or sweating it out at the gym, I would usually watch a downloaded episode of a TV series or movie or listen to music. Podcasting has never been on my radar.

Christine Persaud Published: 11/06/2019 09:30:01 AM EST

WiFi HiFi Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Gifts for Mobile and On-The-Go

WiFi HiFi Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Gifts for Mobile and On-The-Go

We're back with the WiFi HiFi holiday gift guides! Each week, we'll release new themed gift guides, chocked-full of great tech gift ideas for different people on your list. This week, we're looking at great gifts you can use with your smartphone, or simply on-the-go.

Christine Persaud Published: 11/04/2019 09:20:01 AM EST

Apple TV(plus): How Much, How To Watch, First Look at the Original Series

Apple TV(plus): How Much, How To Watch, First Look at the Original Series

Apple TV+ officially launched today. How much does it cost? How can you get it? And are the original series any good? We were given advance access to some of the most talked about series to give you the feedback and details. But first, the essentials.

Christine Persaud Published: 11/01/2019 10:58:28 AM EST

WiFi HiFi Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Gifts for Kids

WiFi HiFi Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Gifts for Kids

We're back with the WiFi HiFi holiday gift guides! Each week, we'll release new themed gift guides, chocked-full of great tech gift ideas for different people on your list. This week, we're looking at great gifts for kids.

Christine Persaud Published: 11/01/2019 09:30:02 AM EST

FEATURE: The WiFi HiFi Guide to Buying the Right TV

FEATURE: The WiFi HiFi Guide to Buying the Right TV

Anyone who works in the AV business has, at one point or another, been asked the dreaded question from a friend or family member: what TV should I buy? It's rarely a simple answer. There are so many variables to consider...

Christine Persaud Published: 10/30/2019 09:30:01 AM EST

WIFI HIFI EXCLUSIVE: Who Was at Toronto Audiofest 2019?

WIFI HIFI EXCLUSIVE: Who Was at Toronto Audiofest 2019?

Toronto Audiofest took place at the Toronto Westin Airport Hotel in the west end of the city from October 18-20, 2019. Today, just over a week later, organizer Michel Plante has released specifics about who was there. And WiFi HiFi has the exclusive.

Christine Persaud Published: 10/30/2019 08:53:11 AM EST

The Toronto Audiofest Wraps Up Its Second Annual Event

The Toronto Audiofest Wraps Up Its Second Annual Event

The Toronto Audiofest wrapped up its second-annual event on Sunday, October 20 at the Westin Toronto Airport Hotel. The event welcomed industry members, audiophiles, and those curious about audio to experience better sound.

Christine Persaud Published: 10/25/2019 12:27:57 PM EST

Hands-on Review: Handl Case for the iPhone XR

Hands-on Review: Handl Case for the iPhone XR

Smartphone cases are dime a dozen, right? Well, not necessarily. While there are hundreds of options from which to choose for the most popular devices, they range from sleek and stylish to uber-functional, and from cheap and flimsy to properly designed and impact resistant. Some have features that are especially convenient, while others boast designs that fit your personal style.

Christine Persaud Published: 10/21/2019 08:50:01 AM EST

Who Is Austere? A Talk With Deena Ghazarian About the New Design-Focused AV Accessories Brand

Who Is Austere? A Talk With Deena Ghazarian About the New Design-Focused AV Accessories Brand

Austere is aiming to shake up the AV accessories market, focusing as much on the design of its products - and the packaging - as it does the technology. This is due, in large part, to its founder Deena Ghazarian, her background in the consumer technology and fashion industries, and her desire to fill an untapped space in the market.

Christine Persaud Published: 10/18/2019 08:50:01 AM EST


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