Amazon’s Alexa system is a powerful smart assistant that lets you shop with only your voice, control your smart home, and much more–but a home isn’t truly smart until it […]
Patrick Hearn is a writer for Online Tech Tips, Help Desk Geek, and Switching to Mac. He writes content with an informative, educational slant to help readers understand how to take their use of technology to the next level.
Patrick has written about technology for over seven years for a variety of publications that include Digital Trends, Lifewire, Bloody Disgusting, Reviews.org, and many more. He has written scripts for YouTube channels like GameSpot and CBR. Patrick's work extends beyond technology into the world of freelance writing, where he has written for outlets like Make a Living Writing and Booklocker.
Patrick's work revolves heavily around smart home technology and the ways in which the Internet of Things can make day-to-day life more convenient. His experiences with devices like the Nest Security Camera and the August Smart Lock lead him to constantly tinker with new gadgets and devices and learn how they all work together.
In addition to his work in the world of technology, Patrick is the host of a gaming podcast and the administrator of a games-focused website. When he isn't hard at work on his latest article, Patrick can be found with a controller in hand, revisiting his favorite games from the past three decades.