Erwin Bierens

Knowledge is Power

Review: Hidester VPN

2018-03-31 2 min read Review Erwin Bierens
Why should you need a VPN? Cybercriminals, Hackers, spies, government, overeager retailers and even internet service providers can watch what you do online but only if we let them. So in this review i tested the VPN service of “Hidester VPN” for a couple of days, I used my iPhone to test and i must say i like the speed of the network and the simplicity of the client. I tried to reach out to some blocked sites, and these are working fine. Continue reading

Review: Jabra evolve 65

2018-03-20 1 min read Review Erwin Bierens
The evolve 65 MS Stereo is a lightweight headset for both music and Skype for Business. The specially designed leather feel ear cushions are pretty comfy to wear all day long. I like this model also because it has a busy light ring so my colleagues can see I’m calling or busy and do not want to disturbed. This one is located at the microphone side. You can use the headset with 2 devices at the same time, so for example your Laptop and your mobile phone. Continue reading

Review: Plantronics Voyager Focus UC

2018-03-18 2 min read Review Erwin Bierens
This headset is a more than a standard headset. The Voyager Focus has some advanced stuff build in. When you take of your headset while playing music, the music pauses. When you are in a Skype for Business meeting and you turn your microphone up or take of your headset it will mute you. This is all work of the Smart Sensors Plantronics has built in. The Active Noise Cancelling of this headset is working as you may expect. Continue reading

Review: Jabra Evolve 75e MS

2018-03-13 2 min read Review Erwin Bierens
This week I had the possibility to test the new Jabra Evolve 75e MS, a wireless earbud design. And I must say I like the design. / Some quick info on this headset: Stereo-earphone headset; Bluetooth connector, no cords to the headset; Busy light for your colleagues; Microphone only on right side; Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) switch; List-in function; Vibrator for incoming calls; Magnetic earbuds. It will take only 2 hours for fully charge of the headset and you will have up to 14 hours of battery life. Continue reading