Tenba Roadie HDSLR backpack review: Protection/storage in spades

Tenba Roadie Top Pick

Over the years I’ve made the long trek to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas with a simple backpack for my camera gear and laptops. When Tenba offered to send over one of their specialty camera backpacks I was game for it. My Sony camera kit has grown over the past year with … Read more

STM Velocity Haven Review: A Durable, Device Friendly Laptop Backpack


We review quite a few hardware devices including laptops here at Techaeris. But what do you do use when you are transporting your laptop to and from work, school, or a friend’s house? Our STM Velocity Haven review takes a look at a laptop backpack with a cable routing system and multiple compartments for protecting and … Read more

STM Velocity Haven Laptop Backpack Combines Business Casual With Outdoor Inspiration


For those on the go, a good laptop backpack or bag is essential to protecting your laptop while on the go. The new Haven laptop backpack from STM’s Velocity lineup not only offers generous storage space, but also superior tech protection. The new Haven laptop backpack combines business casual with outdoor inspiration to provide sleek and reliable … Read more

Lenovo Y Gaming Active Backpack Review: A Solid Protective Backpack For Your Gear


We’ve reviewed quite a few laptops over the past couple of years here at Techaeris, as well as a couple of backpacks and other accessories. Our Lenovo Y Gaming Active Backpack review takes a look at one of Lenovo’s offerings for protecting your gaming gear while you carry it around and see how it stacks … Read more

[CONTEST CLOSED] The TYLT Energi+ Backpack Giveaway

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TYLT is one of those companies that just keeps making one cool thing after another.  If you saw our earlier post you know that they’re at it again. To celebrate their latest Kickstarter with our readers TYLT is graciously giving away one of their best products to date – the TYLT Energi+ backpack. We reviewed … Read more

STM Drifter Backpack Review: Larger Than It Looks


A good backpack is an essential tool for many people from bicyclist to the tech junkie who has too many toys. There are a variety of bags on the market, some are all purpose and some are made to serve a certain need. Mountain climbers are going to require a different setup than someone who’s … Read more

OGIO Ascent Review: A Slim Backpack That Holds And Protects Your Gear

Backpacks have come a long way since I was a kid. What once consisted of a single large pocket with (maybe) a pouch on the front for your pens/pencils/calculators – and a funny way of always digging into your back in the most uncomfortable manner – has been upgraded in a major way. Backpacks, messenger … Read more

Review: STM Impulse Medium Laptop Backpack



While out at CES this past January I ran into STM, a company that makes bags, backpacks and cases for laptops, tablets and phones. STM was a sponsor of one of the press events in Vegas that week. They were kind enough to send me one of their Impulse laptop backpacks so I could test and review it here for you. We had a great time talking and meeting with STM while at CES, so let’s get to the review.

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TYLT Energi+ Backpack Review: A Tech Backpack With Power

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TYLT sent me their Energi+ Backpack just before I left for CES, and I thought CES would be the prefect venue to test it out. I received the pack about 12 days before I left for CES and decided to not even open it until the day before my flight left so as to not … Read more