Austere VII Series Power 4-Outlet Review: Compact Surge Protection

Austere packages several kinds of promises into its new VII Series surge protector: reduction of electrical interference that produces worse audio or affects video, an extremely tight control of surges with built-in protection, and providing extra AC outlets and three medium-wattage USB ports. The company bets you’ll want all of that in a single...
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Erikson Multimedia Announces Exclusive Distribution Partnership with Austere

Erikson Multimedia, an Exertis | JAM business, is pleased to announce a partnership with Austere, a unique technology accessories company committed to creating spectacularly designed and technologically superior products. . Under the agreement, Erikson Multimedia will be the exclusive distributor in Canada for all Austere products including h...
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As Supply Chain Issues Persist, Tariffs Remain a Problem for Oregon Businesses

As a state that depends on trade, Oregon has felt the challenges of the past few years more deeply than most. Supply chain bottlenecks, the enormous problems associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, inflation, and more have all made it extremely difficult for Oregon’s businesses to get by, particularly small businesses and young companies just try...
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Austere Introduces Three Wall-Mount Power Devices

Austere has introduced a new line of full-featured, low-profile 4-outlet surge protectors. Designed to fit discreetly in the tightest of spaces, near furniture, or behind wall-mounted TVs, Austere’s new VII Series ($129.99), V Series ($99.99), and III Series ($79.99) sit flush with the wall for an elegant and unobtrusive appearance. The new mod...
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David’s Take: My Best Purchases in 2022

It’s that time of year where I share my list of the gear and gadgets that I recommend for the holidays. As in past years, this is not a shopping list based on suggestions given to me, but based on products that I actually own and have used extensively throughout 2022. So without further ado, here are Dave’s Takes on gear that I can’t live withou...
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