BlackBerry Gear Giveaway!


Hello BlackBerry fans! We are giving away a nice collection of accessories for one lucky person. We have a pair of colorful Urbanears Tanto earphones to keep your ears happy, a Joby Gorillamobile tripod to keep your phone steady and an iSkin case to keep your phone protected. This contest is an easy one, so click through to read the details!

How to Win!


One person will win one Tanto headset, one Gorillamobile tripod and one iSkin case. Here are the prize details:

Urbanears: Tanto Headphones – Retro 80’s style fashionable and functional headphones

* Headphones are a tribute to the 80’s revolution in mobile music
* Features custom microphone and remote compatible with the iPhone and Nokia, HTC and Blackberry phones along with two extra cable extensions making the headphones compatible with a majority of all devices
* Available in 14 fashionable colors like Salad, Army, Ocean, and Chocolate

Joby: Gorillamobile – The most versatile Joby tripod yet with 3 adapters to mount or stand almost any mobile device

* Two dozen flexible leg joints bend & rotate for maximum tripod flexibility & functionality
* Rubberized rings and foot grips ensure a steady shot on any surface or structure
* Suction cup, 2 high-bond adhesive clips and a universal camera adapter included for nearly universal compatibility

iSkin: Vibes and Vibes FX for BlackBerrys – Fashionable cases for your BlackBerry Curve 8900, Storm and Bold

* Crafted from an environmentally safe, flexible material that is resistant to impacts, abrasions and tears
* Perfectly encapsulates the subtle contours of the BlackBerry with no obstruction of syncing ports or the Storm’s touch screen
* Features a clear camera and flash guard to shield them from everyday hazards
* Specifically for the Bold, the case has a textured leather back to mirror the phone’s sophisticated look
* Vibes FX kicks it up a notch for the BlackBerry Curve with four vibrant colors and engraved argyle pattern and mirrored screen film
* All models have MicroBan® antimicrobial product protection to prevent germ transfer

How to enter (read carefully – any missed steps and your entry will be disqualified):

1. Between now and Sunday 02/28/2010 11:59PM EST, become a fan of The Gadgeteer on Facebook.

2. Come back to this post and leave a comment with your Facebook name.

3. At some point on 03/01/2010, I’ll pick 1 random winner using The winner will be contacted by email and will have 48 hrs to accept their prize. If I do not receive an answer, I’ll do other drawings till the prize is gone.


1. Only one entry per person.

2. Contest is open to anyone with a US shipping address.

3. Contest is not open to writers, family members, close friends of The Gadgeteer.

4. is not responsible for any lost packages or incorrect shipping addresses.

5. Failure to follow instructions will result in the entry being disqualified.

I want to give a HUGE thank you to Urbanears, Joby and iSkin for sponsoring this contest!

3/1/10 Update: Bob Frankie has been chosen as the winner!

3/8/10 Update: Bob Frankie did not respond to my email. Matt Gibstein has been chosen as the winner!

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  • Ryan February 23, 2010, 9:13 am

    Ryan Wolf

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    Jenn Brownhill

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    facebook = brimanp

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    Mike Philbin

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    Matthew Gibstein

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    Jay Tan

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    Victoria Pires

  • Lloyd February 23, 2010, 9:06 pm

    My facebook name is Lloyd Viente. *crosses fingers*

  • Charlene February 23, 2010, 11:58 pm

    Charlene Scott

    I truly am a fan and would appreciate winning either one of the gifts.

  • Farukh Bashir February 24, 2010, 10:18 am

    Farukh Bashir

  • Simone February 24, 2010, 10:57 am

    Facebook name is Simone

  • Eric S. Vanderpool February 24, 2010, 7:43 pm

    Eric S. Vanderpool

  • Wo Rosete February 24, 2010, 8:31 pm

    I want that Joby Gorillamobile tripod!!!

    Wo Rosete

  • Bob Frankie February 25, 2010, 12:57 pm

    Thank you for the chance to enter this great giveaway!

    Bob Frankie

  • dan bencsik February 25, 2010, 6:45 pm

    I think/hope I am doing this right. I sure could use the bb accessories. But I won’t have my bb very much sooner as soon as sprint drops the price of the htc.

  • Phil February 25, 2010, 7:24 pm

    Great give away.

    Phil Becker

  • Felicia February 26, 2010, 3:47 am

    I am a fan on FB! Felicia Bruner

  • Tami Alves February 27, 2010, 10:27 am

    Hi!! Follow you on twitter and seen your post this morning!! I’m a fan on FB Tami Alveshere! Thanks for a great contest!!

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    Fandomonium! Following @abscam and facebook fan too!

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    Yoon Fui. Thanks!

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  • ROberto Jose Morales February 28, 2010, 9:06 am

    Great Contest

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    Thanks Greg

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    Jim Latimer

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  • Julie March 1, 2010, 9:57 am

    A winner has been chosen. It’s #21 Bob Frankie.

    Thanks to all who entered 🙂