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Duct tape is a must have item for everyone's toolbox and workshop because it's such a versatile material for repairing and even making brand new items. The only problem with Duct tape is the form factor. It traditionally comes in big bulk rolls that are inconvenient to store and carry around in a gear bag [...]

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Only one month after announcing their new wireless outdoor camera, Blink is expanding further; this time into the home security products and services space. Later this week at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) in Las Vegas, the company will be showcasing their Blink Seecurity™ systems and monthly service plans which will be available this year in [...]

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It's the last day of the week which means it's time to scroll through a list of all our news and reviews from the past 7 days. I'm sure you didn't read everything, so now is the time to catch up. Click through to see the list. Netatmo Presence Outdoor Security Camera review Olight S2R [...]

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You take oodles of pics with your phone and your favorite ones get posted to your various social media sites to share with the world.  Many people do this daily to secure their memories and to have the ability to relive everyday moments with the swipe of a finger. With Chatbooks, these important pics can be sent to you in a [...]

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Posted in: Android, iOS, News

You survived Amazon's Black Friday, Cyber Monday and the day after Christmas sales, but the holiday savings at Amazon aren't done yet. Today is Digital Day at Amazon. Until midnight tonight, you can save on thousands of apps, movies, TV shows, books and more. Make it a movie night tonight and save up to 50% [...]

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A few months ago I had the opportunity to review the FINsix DART laptop charger which is a much smaller replacement for typical laptop "brick" chargers. I really liked the FINsix except for one thing... It wasn't compatible with Type-C laptops like Apple's newer MacBooks. FINsix heard my and other people's complaints and will be [...]

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Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, News

I previously reviewed a portable battery charger that sports 20,400mAh of power, which will charge my iPhone about 4-5 times before running out of juice. Not bad, but what if you need something much bigger yet (sorta) portable? Anker has answered with the PowerHouse—a monstrous power supply that packs a whopping 434Wh (appx.120,000mAh!) of power [...]

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Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, News

I love all things that glow which stems from my childhood days when I was fascinated with glow in the dark toys and fireflies. Thus, it's not unusual that the Firewater Solar Bottle Lantern caught my eye. This unique 700-milliliter silicone water bottle (6.5" x 4" x 3.5") doubles as a lantern that when turned on [...]

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The Gadgeteer would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Feliz Navidad, Festivus, and Happy Holidays. Enjoy the day with your family, friends, good food, new toys, new clothes (oh boy, it that another package of socks from Aunt Helen?), and of course all your new gadgets! I sure hope that Santa [...]

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Happy weekend everyone! The holidays are upon us and with that brings hustling and bustling. Don't be stressed, relax with your favorite site The Gadgeteer! Click through to browse a listing of all our posts from the past week. I'm sure there will be something you missed. Enjoy! APC Back-UPS BE850M2 review Otterbox Defender and [...]

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One of my children suffered from a febrile seizure many years ago (seizures that are brought on by a spike in body temperature over a short period of time). Apparently, these are fairly common, and to decrease the likelihood of a recurrence, the parent needs to monitor the sick child's temperature fairly closely and administer [...]

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Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, Kid Gadgets, News

The Geosafari Adventure Pens from Educational Insights promote curiosity, exploration, a love of science, discovery and an early appreciation for unusual pens. There are three different pocket-sized pens that have been designed to let your little scientist go out into the world to collect and study specimens from Land, Light, and Water. The Land Adventure [...]

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Posted in: Kid Gadgets, News, Paper and Pens

In the Star Wars stories, the faithful little astromech droid R2-D2 had many gadgets to help his friends out of numerous bad situations. Brought to you by our friends at ThinkGeek, here's an R2-D2 feature we never saw in the films: a Coffee Press. Yes, Star Wars fans, R2-D2 can help infuse you with your daily [...]

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Several years ago most of us carried a dedicated digital audio device like an iPod or another brand of MP3 player with us so we could listen to our favorite tunes on the go. In those days, a lot of us also had Sirius or XM satellite radios in our vehicles. Fast forward a few [...]

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Posted in: Audio, Video, TV, News

I really like the Apple Watch. Or at least the idea of the Apple Watch. But for all its amazing-seeming functionality, it just doesn't seem like it would be tough enough for me. I'd want to wear it 24/7 and for the activities that I engage in, it would need to be pretty durable. The folks [...]

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