Julie Strietelmeier

android-ios

Yesterday I posted an article titled: 5 reasons why I think Apple devices are better than Android devices. Today I'm going to take the opposite view and argue with myself by listing the top 5 reasons why I think Android devices are better than Apple devices. Since I'm a bigger Android fan than Apple fan at the [...]

Posted in: Android related, Articles, iPhone, iPad, iPod
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emofix-1

I don't know about you, but I'm really sick of the whole selfie craze. No one wants to see image after image of your goofy looking duck face. But if you absolutely must use your phone to take pictures or videos of yourself, having a remote shutter button is a handy gadget for the selfie [...]

Posted in: Android related, Bluetooth Gear, Camera Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Reviews
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duracell-ring

From the world’s stupidest products category comes the Duracell Powermat + Ring. This product is for people who have devices that don't have wireless charging built in and no common sense. Just plug the huge plastic loopy thing into the micro USB connector on your device and then set it on the two piece charging pad. [...]

Posted in: Android related, News
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ios-android

When it comes to mobile devices, fans can be very vocal when talking about their favorite. If you dare put down their chosen platform, some people will take it as a personal insult worthy of verbal fisticuffs. I've often wondered why we can be so sensitive about our choices when it comes to smartphones and tablets. To add [...]

Posted in: Android related, Articles, iPhone, iPad, iPod
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logitech-keystogo

Logitech is now offering their popular Keys-To-Go keyboard for the iPad, redesigned for Android and Windows Mobile devices. This  ultra portable Bluetooth keyboard features a water-repellent FabricSkin that protects the keyboard from spills and dirt, a well-spaced layout with Android and Windows shortcut keys, a rechargeable battery that lasts up to three months and a [...]

Posted in: Android related, Bluetooth Gear, News, Windows Phone
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gocomb

For those times when you need to tidy up your hairdo but don't have access to your normal set of beauty tools, I present the Go-Comb. The Go-Comb is a fine toothed comb that has been specially designed to fit in your wallet's credit card slot so that it becomes part of your EDC. Available [...]

Posted in: News, Pocket Gear, Wallets
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grovemade-desk

What is your design style when it comes to your workspace? Do you prefer modern? Shabby Chic? Steampunk? If you're into warm woods that offer sleek beauty with ergonomic and storage benefits, check out Grovemade's new desktop collection. Handcrafted from domestic hardwoods, these desk accessories are available in maple or walnut and include a monitor [...]

Posted in: Laptops and Gear, News
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week

This past week we featured reviews and on a variety topics from travel chargers, Lightning cables, standing desks, business card wallets and more. If you’re not interested in any of those topics, never fear because we had posts about all sorts of other products too. Click through to see the full list of news, reviews and [...]

Posted in: News
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iphone6plus-keyboard

The iPhone 6 Plus is a big beautiful smartphone that comes close to being a small tablet. If you own this phone and find yourself wishing you could type long emails or text messages with a physical keyboard instead of the onscreen version, consider this clip-on Bluetooth keyboard from Brando. The iPhone 6 Plus Ultra-thin [...]

Posted in: Bluetooth Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod, News
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a118c-dashcam-1

It's a cloudless night with a full moon and you're driving along a deserted road in the middle of nowhere with thick forest on both sides of the road. With the windows rolled down you can hear your tires crunching over the gravel as you drive slowly. The sound almost puts you into a trance but [...]

Posted in: Camera Gear, Car Gear, Reviews
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timeswirl

Today we have 16 reviews that have been updated for your viewing pleasure. Click through to see a list of updated reviews and then scroll to the bottom of each of the listed reviews to read the latest update. ReadyCap Camera Lens Cap Holder review by Andy Jacobs Kaufmann Mercantile EDC Kit review by Andy [...]

Posted in: Reviews
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ergo-desktop-kangaroo-pro-1

Sitting all day in front of a computer is both monotonous and unhealthy. That's why sit-stand desks are gaining in popularity. The ability to quickly switch from sitting to standing is a great way to burn a few extra calories, improve circulation, help with back problems and more. Last month I reviewed my first standing [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, Reviews
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kinekt-gear-necklace

Many people may consider wearables like the Fitbit Charge HR to be tech bling, but for real geek jewelry, the Kinekt Design’s Gear Ring and new Kinekt Gear Necklace are the real thing. We reviewed the Gear Ring five years ago and now Kinekt is offering a necklace which is styled for the fairer sex. The Gear Necklace is made from brushed stainless [...]

Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
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helpwanted

It's been over a year since I posted my last help wanted notice asking for people to try out for a spot on our growing team of crazy gadget loving geeks. Right now I have 2-4 spots to fill. Do you have what it takes to fill one of them? Let's get this out of the way [...]

Posted in: News
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fitbit-surge-3

The Fitbit Surge is Fitbit's most advanced activity tracker yet. It tracks all the same things as their other trackers, but also includes advanced features like GPS and basic smartwatch features along with an always on large touch screen display. I recently reviewed the Fitbit Charge HR which quickly became my new favorite fitness tracker replacing the Withings Pulse. [...]

Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, Reviews, Watches, Clocks
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godoforcs

Liber Primus Games has announced a follow up to its debut gamebook app Narborion Saga. Narborion Saga Book II: The God of Orcs is a tabletop style roleplaying choose your destiny game which you can play on your Android or Kindle fire tablets (an iOS version is in the works). The God of Orcs continues [...]

Posted in: Android related, Gaming Gear, News
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batman-moleskine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T0xMAFtObys Moleskine's new Batman notebooks have been created in collaboration with Warner Bros. on behalf of DC Entertainment. The collection will have four different themed hardcover designs with metallic details. A fifth notebook, featuring artwork from The Dark Knight Returns graphic novel on its cover and flyleaves, will have a limited run of 5,000. The [...]

Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
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week

This week we featured reviews about one of Fitbit's latest activity trackers, the Tidal music service, a trip report to see Moleskine's 2015 product roundup and news about interesting products like mophie juice packs for the iPhone 6, the new Samsung Galaxy S6 and lots more. Click through to see the full list of news, reviews and [...]

Posted in: News
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timeswirl

The Gadgeteer is almost 18 years old. So you can imagine how many reviews we posted in that length of time. If you've ever wondering how products perform over time, these gadget review updates that we post each week are our way of letting you know. Every Thursday we try to post a selection of updates [...]

Posted in: Reviews
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aerelight

Last August Kathleen reviewed the TaoTronics Elune Dimmable LED Desk Lamp, a small task lamp that used LEDs instead of traditional light bulbs. LEDs are very energy efficient, last longer than regular light bulbs and don't generate a lot of heat. Fast forward to now and we have the aerelight which features OLEDs instead of regular LEDs. What are [...]

Posted in: Home, Kitchen, News
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