Julie Strietelmeier

dropcam-alarmclock

WiFi cameras like the Dropcam, Spotcam and others are great gadgets that let you keep an eye on your property when you're not able to be there. But what if you want to keep an eye on things without people knowing that you're keeping an eye on things? One way is to turn your Dropcam Pro into [...]

Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, Home, Kitchen, News
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sol-replublic-shadow-6

Although I'm not the resident audiophile on the team, that role goes to Bill Henderson, I do love listening to music and am always looking for headphones that sound great and are comfortable to wear for an extended period of time. I don't think that shouldn't too be much to ask for, but it really [...]

Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, Reviews
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samsung-galaxy-s6-2

Samsung's latest Android smartphones include the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the S6 edge. Both of these phones are essentially the same except that the S6 edge has a display with curved edges and the S6 does not. The curved display isn't a new feature though, it was first introduced with the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge which I [...]

Posted in: Android related, Featured Items, Reviews
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beebo

Moms and dads know that holding and feeding their baby is a two handed task... or at least it has been till now. The Beebo hands free bottle holder is an easy to use gadget that is like gaining a third hand. The Beebo is made from ‘baby safe’ materials that are free of BPA, [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, Kid Gadgets, News
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sms-starwars

To celebrate May the Fourth be With You Day (5/4) comes an announcement about the second edition Star Wars inspired headphone collection from SMS Audio. This collection includes four different pairs of headphones designed after popular Star Wars characters and icons. You can choose from R2-D2, Chewbacca, Tie Fighter or Darth Vader. These are on-ear [...]

Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, News
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moff-band

When I was a kid, we didn't have smartphones, tablets, hand held game consoles or the internet to entertain us. We had to use our imagination. Sticks became swords and cardboard boxes became forts. Help your kids ignite their creativity and imagination with the Moff Band, a successfully funded Kickstarter project from last year. It's [...]

Posted in: Geek Toys, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Kid Gadgets, News
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smokio

I'm not a smoker and have never been a smoker, but I do know that it's an extremely unhealthy and risky habit. It's a habit that is very hard to kick without the help of drugs or strong will power. The new fad is to switch from regular cigarettes to electronic cigarettes also know as [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, Health, Fitness, Sports, News
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frixion

https://www.youtube.com/watch?t=190&v=BZArK7AHlyg A few years ago I reviewed the Pilot FriXion erasable pen. This pen features ink that can easily be "erased" by rubbing the rubber "eraser" over the lines on a page. I have those words in quotes because the ink isn't really erased, it's been made invisible by heat from the friction of rubbing [...]

Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
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castakite

Castakite is a specially designed fishing rod style reel device for flying kites. It's been invented, built and assembled here in the US by an avid fly fisherman, hence the design. It features an easy to use fishing reel style handle and rod that allows kite fliers old and new to cast their kite and [...]

Posted in: Geek Toys, Kid Gadgets, News, Outdoor Gear
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week

Have you been too busy to visit The Gadgeteer every day this week for your daily fix of gadget related news and reviews? Then this post is just for you. Just like a DVR for your TV, this is post is a DVR for this week's Gadgeteer posts. So get comfy and click through to [...]

Posted in: News
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patriot-typec

The Type-C USB flash memory drive from Patriot has been designed for computers that feature a Type-C USB port like Apple's new MacBook. Whether you hate the idea of a laptop with just one port or love it, you have to admit that it will be a hassle to use an adapter every time you [...]

Posted in: Computer Gear, News
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timeswirl

Are you curious how products continue to preform weeks, months and even years after we've posted our reviews? This week Bill Henderson and I have a five review updates to share. Click through to see a list of updated reviews and then scroll to the bottom of each of the listed reviews to read our latest [...]

Posted in: Reviews
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backhand

The Backhand Rider cases from Kimovations will get your motor running as you head out on the highway (sorry, I couldn't resist). They are wearable phone cases that can hold most 5 inch long smartphones including the iPhone 4, 5s, Samsung S4 mini Moto E, Samsung Prevail and more. These cases have been designed to [...]

Posted in: Cases, Covers, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News
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gadgeteer-app

After almost 18 years, The Gadgeteer finally has a stand alone app! As of today you can download and install The Gadgeteer Android app from the Google Play store. Don't worry iPhone and iPad peeps, an iOS version will also be available very soon. It is still going through Apple's approval process. The Android app has the same [...]

Posted in: Android related, News
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ironman-speaker

Why buy an ordinary Bluetooth speaker when you can buy one that is a life sized replica of Iron Man's head. The MARVEL Iron Man Mark XLIII 1:1 Scale Bluetooth Speaker from Brando plays all your favorite tunes via Bluetooth, USB flash drive or 3.5mm audio cable. Pair it with your Bluetooth enabled mobile device, [...]

Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, Bluetooth Gear, News
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week

Saturday night is the perfect time to catch up on all the news, reviews and articles that we posted this week on The Gadgeteer. There's bound to be some posts that you didn't get a chance to read earlier this week, so check out the full list after the break. Thinksound Rain2 in-ear headphones review [...]

Posted in: News
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overlord-cookbook

Earlier this week one of my friends from work stopped me at the water dispenser to tell me that he had something to show me. A few minutes later he handed me his copy of the Kitchen Overlord Illustrated Geek Cookbook by Chris-Rachael Oseland. This hard cover cookbook reads like a comic book with recipes [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News
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google-nexus-5

I've been looking forward to trying the Google Nexus 6 since it was first announced late last year. Sadly for me, I had to wait several months before this device became available through Verizon. I'm not sure why there was such a long delay, but now that I've had one for two weeks, it's time to let you [...]

Posted in: Android related, Featured Items, Reviews
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timeswirl

Click through to see a list of this week's updated reviews and then scroll to the bottom of each of the listed reviews to read the latest update. Philips compact fluorescent bulbs with built-in photocell automatically turn on your porch lights by Janet Cloninger Serene Innovations TV SoundBox Wireless TV Speaker (Model TV-SB) review by [...]

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fitbit-aria-1

Whether you call it the IOT (Internet of Things), being plugged in, or something else, I really enjoy using connected devices. Some people will say, who needs a thermometer that saves your readings or a fitness tracker that tells you how many steps you've walked each day. I say why not! I don't have the world's [...]

Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, Home, Kitchen, Reviews
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