Ben Udkow

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The Holy Grail.  The perfect cherry blossom.  A four leaf clover.  The perfect bluetooth headset.  *BUZZ*  "What are things that are searched for?"  "That is correct!"  Personally I'm interested in the headset, but I wouldn't mind finding a four leaf clover.  On my quest I've found headsets that were almost perfect, but failed for one [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, Reviews
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SoundID-400-1

When Julie announced the Sound ID 400 I couldn't wait for it to be announced.  Small, simple and packed with features like PersonalSound (enhanced listening power) and Automatic Volume Control (self-explanatory) in a nice looking package.  Well I've been using the headset for a little while now, and was surprised by how it performed. The [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, Reviews
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With and without the Privacy Screen

Confidential documents, surfing The Gadgeteer while at work, and porn.  What do these all have in common?  They're all things that you're likely to want to hide from prying eyes.  If you are doing any of these (or similar) activities in public using your laptop, you have a few options: One of those dorky shields [...]

Posted in: Laptops and Gear
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(Photo courtesy of ProClip website) We all know that we shouldn't use our cell phones while driving, yet most of us still do. To try and not be "that driver" who is fumbling to pick up the phone that fell on the floor, using my knees to steer on the highway or holding the phone [...]

Posted in: Car Gear
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