Julie Strietelmeier

red-copper-2

I've been thinking of replacing the hodge podge collection of pans in my kitchen for quite a while, but when I check the prices of nicer cookware, I change my mind because it's tough to talk myself into paying $100 or more for one frying pan. Lucky for me, I was approached to try out [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, Reviews
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crowdfund

I have a new set of five interesting Kickstarter crowdfunding campaigns for you to check out this week. Click through to read this week's list of crowdfunding projects that have caught my eye. What is it? The CuWorx Copper Wallet is a minimalist wallet made right here in the USA of... you guessed it, copper! Why [...]

Posted in: News
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amazon-goldbox

You're back to work this morning still feeling groggy and stuffed from eating too much turkey and pumpkin pie the past few days. It's time to start working out... your index finger! It's Cyber Monday and you're going to be doing a lot of mousing and clicking today to find the best deals. My first [...]

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timemachine

If you're curious about how well some of the products that we review stand up over time, I've got a few quick review updates for you today for several items that I've continued to use after I posted my reviews. I also updated my favorite gear page by adding and removing a few items. Click [...]

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doxie-q

The Doxie Q lets you go paperless by providing all the power of a big desktop scanner with the flexibility of being able to scan anywhere. This small scanner flips open to reveal a multi-sheet paper feeder that can scan up to 8 color sheets at a time at 300 or 600 DPI. The rechargeable [...]

Posted in: Computer Gear, News
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caliper-view-8

The best thing about a wrist watch is that they can tell you the time whenever you look at your wrist. But the worst thing about most watches is that they run on batteries and batteries need replacing or recharging. I say "most" watches run on batteries because not all of them do. Today I [...]

Posted in: Reviews, Watches and Clocks
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week

I hope that all of our US readers had a wonderful Thanksgiving day and that everyone was able to cash in on some great Black Friday deals yesterday. If you need a break from all that hectic shopping, I have just the thing for you. You can click through to browse a list of all our [...]

Posted in: News
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qualmeter-9

If you're like me, you probably have a drawer full of USB cables and USB adapters. Do you ever pull out a USB cable and a charger and wonder why it takes so much longer for your device to charge compared with another USB cable and charger? The reasons why have to do with the [...]

Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, Reviews
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satechi-charger

The new Satechi Smart Charging Stand for wearables & smartphones puts all your charging needs into a neat cube that will look great on your desk or night stand. The Smart Charging Stand features three USB ports on the front and an internal USB port that provide 5V/2.4A max per port for fast reliable charging [...]

Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, News
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clique2

Four years ago Dave reviewed the original Clique holder that combines Apple's wireless keyboard and trackpad into one connected input device. Now Henge Docks has introduced an updated version of the Clique. The Clique 2 is basically an aluminum holder with slots for Apple's Magic Keyboard and Magic Trackpad 2 (the latest versions of Apple's [...]

Posted in: Computer Gear, News
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launch-box

The Launch BOx bottle opener will alert your friends the next time you pop the top off a cold one. The one-handed AAA battery-powered wood and steel bottle opener is "smart" because it pairs with an app on your smartphone to send a "cheers" to a group of your friends when you open a bottle. [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, News
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tabcat

Cats are independent and inquisitive little beasts. I often wonder where my cat Max goes when we let him outside and he comes back hours later covered in burrs and with leaves stuck in his tail. He also likes to hide in the house when it's time to go visit the vet, leaving us to [...]

Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets
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eneloop-2

Show Panasonic Your Stuff...  Enter for a Chance to Win. eneloop has a great name.  While it could have just as easily been used for the name of a new video game, a dance move, or social media channel, it’s actually the name of the “Best rechargeable AA battery and charger of 2016” (according to [...]

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turkey

Everyone here at The Gadgeteer would like to wish everyone out there a Happy Thanksgiving. Here's to enjoying a peaceful day with your family and friends. Take my advice and skip the politics, but go back for seconds of turkey, deviled eggs, and pumpkin pie (with whipped cream!). It's important that you eat as much [...]

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deals

While you're watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade tomorrow and waiting for the turkey and all the fixing to be ready to eat, I have a list of holiday shopping deals for you to browse. Some of these deals are already active, some start on Black Friday, Monday for Cyber Monday and some of these deals [...]

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