Julie Strietelmeier

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I find it hard to make time to workout every day. This is especially true during the week when I'm at work all day and then come home and want to work on Gadgeteer stuff. I've often fantasized that I could plug into a machine that would work out my body for me while I [...]

Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, News
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dashbon-flicks

If you've been shopping for a Bluetooth speaker recently, you've found that they come in almost every color you can imagine,  as well as  many shapes and sizes. How does a speaker manufacturer set their speaker apart from the 1000's of other speakers on the market? What if they added a projector to the speaker, [...]

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

If you're exhausted from shopping and need a break. I have just the thing for you. It's a list of everything we've posted this week on the Gadgeteer. We have news, we have reviews and we even have an article.  What are you waiting for? Sit yourself down and click through to see the full [...]

Posted in: News
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sidekick360

When I need to capture a video of something for review purposes, I always grab my smartphone to do it. But trying to find a way to prop up the phone in the perfect angle can be a hassle when you don't have a holder for it. The SideKick360 looks like the perfect solution because [...]

Posted in: Camera Gear, News
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mujjo-leather-touchscreen-gloves-1

With less than a week until winter officially begins, it's time to break out the gloves for my morning drive to work. Gloves keep my hands warm, but they make it impossible to interact with my phone while I'm wearing them. That's why touchscreen gloves are a necessary tech accessory for gadgeteers. This year Mujjo [...]

Posted in: Outdoor Gear, Reviews
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svorn

The SVØRN Arcus carabiner keyring is a traditional carabiner with a futuristic alien style. It's made from a light weight Zinc alloy with a Chrome Noir finish (black chrome). The Zinc material means that it won't be as strong as steel, but that's not really a problem because you don't use the Arcus for climbing, [...]

Posted in: News, Pocket Gear
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amazon-ship

If you haven't finished your holiday shopping, you should know that the free shipping cutoff date for non-Prime Amazon members is today (12/16/15). That means if you're not already a Prime member, you will need to order your packages before tomorrow to ensure that they that they will arrive before by 12/24/2015 in time for [...]

Posted in: News
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what-watch

The Stop The Time watch by What? Watch is an analog timepiece that is available in four styles including a pocket watch. This watch pairs with your iOS or Android smartphone to let you mark the meaningful moments in your life so you will remember them later. By pressing the red button on the side [...]

Posted in: News, Watches and Clocks
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bionicbird

Drones are a popular gift this holiday season, from expensive professional quality drones like the Chroma Drone that I reviewed a couple weeks ago, to much more affordable ones from online retails like Amazon. Most drones that you see are also called quadcopters because they have four rotors. But I doubt you've ever seen a [...]

Posted in: Geek Toys, News
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timemachine

It's time for another round of updates for some reviews from this year and even older. Taking a look back at some products that we still use after we've posted our reviews is a good way to track how well a product holds up over time. Click through to see the list of updated reviews. [...]

Posted in: Reviews
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powerqube-mini

The PowerQube MINI is a 4.5 x 1.5 inch charger that has a five foot detachable power cord and offers two AC outlets and three USB ports. Where the PowerQube MINI differs from many other portable chargers is that the three USB ports all provide up to 2.1A independently and are engineered with SP Technology [...]

Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, News
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ms

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMATD2qk564 The world feels like a scary place these days, so it's always nice when news is heartwarming rather than heart wrenching. Recently Microsoft organized a group of their store employees and a New York City children's choir to sing a holiday song of friendship and peace in from of the 5th Avenue Apple store. [...]

Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
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week2

There are less than two weeks till the Christmas, have you got all your shopping done? Me neither. Do you need some ideas or do you just want to read about gadgets instead of shopping for them? Either way, we have you covered. Click through to see a full list of all the reviews and [...]

Posted in: News
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chris-reeve-small-sebenza-1

When I was a kid I would sneak into my parents bedroom when they weren't home to admire my dad's pocket knives and watches. He had some very nice knives, but I don't think he had one as nice as the Small Carbon Fiber Sebenza 21 folding knife from knife designer Chris Reeve of Boise, Idaho. [...]

Posted in: Pocket Gear, Reviews
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6p-1

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Huawei. All opinions are 100% mine. I had heard of Huawei, but had never really paid attention to their devices before now because they were mainly only available outside the US. Pronounced “Wah-Way”, Huawei is a mobile technology company that is based in China [...]

Posted in: Android, News
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peakdesign-messengerbag-1

What do you get when you cross a traditional messenger bag with high-end camera bag features and user customization options? You get the Peak Design Everyday Messenger Bag which was an insanely successful Kickstarter project from earlier this summer which brought in more than 4.8 million dollars in pledges. If that number made you look [...]

Posted in: Bags, Camera Gear, Reviews
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true-utility-fixr-1

The True Utility FIXR Pocket Tool packets 20 tools into one clip-on tool that is small enough to hang on your belt loop or clip to your gear bag. It even comes in a reusable plastic case. Let's take a closer look. Note: Images can be clicked to view a larger size. FIXR 20-in-1 tool [...]

Posted in: Pocket Gear, Reviews
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max-360_full-3

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Escort Radar + Laser Detectors. All opinions are 100% mine. A couple of weeks ago we were vacationing on Seagrove Beach, Florida. Jeanne usually does the driving and I am the navigator, but when she went to pick up our rental car at the [...]

Posted in: Car Gear, News
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Google_Nexus6p-frontback

Dave Rees and I have been waiting for what feels like years in gadget time for the Nexus 6P. We each ordered one on the day they were announced and waited over a month to receive them. During that time, Dave had second thoughts about the 128GB version and cancelled in favor of a 64GB [...]

Posted in: Android, Featured Items, Reviews
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move-pen-4

Do you include a pen as part of your EDC (every day carry)? I have a couple full sized pens in my gear bag, but I don't typically carry a small pen in my pocket for those times when I'm walking around at work and need to write something. Since I'm currently obsessed with pens, [...]

Posted in: Paper and Pens, Reviews
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weeklyupdate

With only 20 shopping days left until the big day, you might be stressing out because you still need some more gift ideas for your favorite gadget geeks. To help you out, we've compiled a list of all the reviews and gadget related news from the past week. You're sure to find some ideas in [...]

Posted in: News
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logi-circle-2

Home security cameras, IP cameras, cloud cameras, Wi-Fi cameras, no matter what you call them, they are handy gadgets that can help you keep an eye on your property, pets and loved ones when you can't be there with them. Now more than ever, there are so many choices when it comes to these types [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, Reviews
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arlo

If you haven't jumped on the home security camera bandwagon yet, this deal from Amazon might help you make up your mind. Until tomorrow, you can save 29% off a 5-camera Netgear Arlo smart home security system on Amazon. The Netgear Arlo cameras are completely wireless with magnetic mounts that let you place the cameras [...]

Posted in: Home and Kitchen, News
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tronnovate-takumi-pure-12

If you visit The Gadgeteer on a regular basis, you've probably noticed that I've been posting a lot of pen reviews lately. Since I've gotten back into using notebooks and journaling on a daily basis, I'm obsessed with finding the perfect pen to go with my notebook. Every good notebook deserves a great pen. They [...]

Posted in: Paper and Pens, Reviews
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verizon-connectionday

Verizon is getting in the holiday spirit by playing Santa to new and existing customers with XL or XXL plans. For every new phone they add or upgrade, Verizon is adding 2GB of bonus data to their plan each month. Unlike some free data gifts in the past, this one does not expire after one [...]

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