Patrick McCarthy

Patrick McCarthy

Patrick is an Editor for CT Lab at NAPCO Media.

8 Times Amazon Completely Failed to Hit The Mark

If feels like the CE industry is going through a little bit of what we're affectionately calling the Brady Bunch syndrome... except instead of "Marcia, Marcia, Marcia" you're probably screaming "Amazon, Amazon, Amazon!" Yes, Amazon has collected a lot of accolades and has seemingly infiltrated every corner of the retail market, but that doesn't mean…

DJI's $499 Spark is the company's cheapest and tiniest drone yet

Over the last six months, the biggest trend in the drone industry has been shrinking the size of the units to make them more portable and accessible. Today DJI unveiled its latest aircraft, the Spark, a mini drone that weighs in at less than a single pound (0.6 pounds, to be exact). But just as…

DAS 2017 Consumer Electronics Dealer Show Continues to Impress

Hosted at the Golden Nugget in Atlantic City, DAS put on their annual Consumer Electronics Dealer Show giving the opportunity for vendors, manufacturers, and dealers to come together. Filled wall-to-wall with everything from CB radios to rearview cameras the event gives a chance not only for vendors and dealers to meet but it also empowers…

WIR: Is GameStop Poised for a Rebound?

GameStop released less than stellar numbers for their 2016 fiscal year our editors discuss if this is the beginning of the end or just stormy weather.