Julie Strietelmeier

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It's time to catch up on all the great news and reviews that we posted this week on The Gadgeteer. Click through to see the full list of news, reviews and articles from this past week. ZeroHour XD Tactical Flashlight and Battery Backup review ClearStream Eclipse HDTV Amplified Indoor Antenna review Spikenzie Labs Useless Machine [...]

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me-journal

The ME Journals from Quo Vadis are a different take on analog meets digital.  The ME stands for Multimedia Enhanced. Unlike LiveScribe and Moleskine Evernote journals which require special writing instruments and dotted paper, the ME Journals feature a unique QR code at the bottom of each page. The codes can be scanned with the free ME Journal [...]

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hexoskin

The Hexoskin is a biometric shirt that can monitor cardiac, respiratory, and activity data including your steps, calorie burn, heart rate, and sleep. You are probably thinking that most of the activity trackers currently on the market can already do that. You're right, but the Hexoskin goes further by also monitoring cadence, heart rate recovery, [...]

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nokia1020

Is it time for you to upgrade to a new phone? Today's list of gadget deals can help with that task if you're a fan of Windows Phone or Android. For Windows Phone fans, you can save $160 on an unlocked Nokia 1020. That's the smartphone with the 41MP camera. Your friends will be jealous of your massive [...]

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obi-watchroll

The Obi Watch Roll from TOKYObay is a hand crafted, Italian leather case that can be used to store up to 6 watches of 50mm or less. Made in San Francisco, this case has been designed to hold both wrist watches and pocket watches and then to roll-up for easy transport. With the Obi Watch Roll you can carry your [...]

Posted in: News, Watches, Clocks
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airswimmer

Air Swimmers are helium filled durable nylon balloons shaped like a great white shark, bass or clownfish (aka Nemo). They are controlled with a battery powered infra-red handheld controller that has a 40 foot range to let them "swim" through the air with life-like motion. The fish are 57 inches long and 36 inches tall and are [...]

Posted in: Geek Toys, News
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officechair

Who says a chair can’t be high tech? It’s certainly the case when it comes to modern office chairs.  These babies combine form and function. Each one is designed to provide comfort during the long day at your desk, but they’re all snazzy enough to show off to your clients and colleagues. Better than that, [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News
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frixion-marker

You might remember the Pilot FriXion erasable ball point pen that I reviewed a couple years ago. Now Pilot is offering markers with the same ink erasing capability. The FriXion Color markers are available in over 20 different vibrant colors. The ink in these markers is thermo sensitive. To erase it, you have to heat [...]

Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
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fallgiveaway

Summer is over, the leaves are turning colors and there's a chill in the air. What does all this mean? It means it's time for our 2014 Fall gadget giveaway! We have more than $650 worth of great prizes for one lucky winner. So click through to get the full details on how to enter. Hint: [...]

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lenovo-q190

Save big bucks today on desktops like the small form factor Lenovo Q190 for $149.99 or a 13" Apple Macbook Pro for only $899.99. Don't need a computer? Then how about the 7 inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 for only $163.99 or a Logitech Harmony remote. Those are just a few of the deals we [...]

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remax-usb-3

USB cables, who cares right? You might become more interested when I tell you that these particular USB cables won't require you to pay attention to how you're plugging them in. Just like Apple's Lightning connector, these new USB cables from Remax that were sent to me from Brando, are reversible. Let me show you [...]

Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, Reviews
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radius

Normally priced at $999.99, the Toshiba Satellite Radius is laptop that can also be used like a tablet. The Radius features a  15.6 inch 1080p IPS touchscreen display that can rotate 360 degrees to turn this laptop into a tablet which can output 4K Ultra HD to a TV using the HDMI port. The Toshiba Satellite Radius also features an LED backlit [...]

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alienware-acc

Alienware products are normally not discounted, but today we have three different gaming accessories which are on sale simultaneously for a limited time. Rare savings! Alienware TactX 5000DPI Gaming Mouse w/ AlienFX Lighting for $49.99 with free shipping (normally $79.99). Alienware TactX Gaming Headset for $49.99 with free shipping (normally $59.99). Alienware TactX Gaming Keyboard w/ 6 Macro Keys, [...]

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lightswitch

A year ago I told you about teen product designer Nick Bain and his dry-erase light switch cover. Now he's launched the Switch Port as a Kickstarter project seeking $750 in funding. The Switch Port is a replacement light switch cover that doubles as a dry-erase message board. The cover has been CNC milled and [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News
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gresso

If you're a new iPhone 6 owner who is worried about your brand new phone bending from carrying it in your pocket. My first advice is to not carry the phone in your front or back pocket and then sit down. But if you must do this, consider the new Gresso iPhone 6 case. The [...]

Posted in: Cases, Covers, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News
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rachio

A couple of weeks ago I told you about the Skydrop sprinkler system which uses your soil conditions and local weather to better schedule when it waters your lawn. That system was priced at $299. If you want a slightly less expensive solution, consider the Rachio Iro smart sprinkler system. Priced at $249, this system also mounts on [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News, Outdoor Gear
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weekly-roundup

If you've been too busy to visit The Gadgeteer every day this week (say it isn't so!) then this post is just for you. You can pretend like this is a DVR for your favorite gadget related news and reviews. So get comfy and click through to see the full list of news, reviews and articles from [...]

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gadget-diary

I received an email from Verizon telling me that the New Moto X smartphone and Moto Maker rolled out today. If you're not familiar with Moto Maker, it's a special customization service for the Moto X Android smartphone. You use it to choose from a thousand combinations for the back, front and trim colors of the [...]

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If you're heading into the weekend thinking you need some new computer gear, take a look at this list of deals for some decent savings on Dell, Lenovo and HP laptops, tablets from Samsung, ASUS and LG, monitors from Dell and more. Mobiles & Tablets Samsung Galaxy S4 Active 5" 1080p 4G LTE GSM Unlocked [...]

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polar-m400

Last week I posted a review of the Polar Loop activity tracker wrist band. This week Polar as announced a new activity tracker that some powerful new features geared towards runners. The new M400 is water-resistant and comes in white and black versions. It features Bluetooth connectivity with mobile devices and Polar's own Flow app which [...]

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