Although I consider myself a writer and demonstrate that fact by writing reviews and news almost every day, there is one type of writing that I’ve always wanted to do, but just can’t seem to. Fiction. In 2010 I took a stab at Nanowrimo and ended up with a little over 4000 words before giving [...]
And the lucky digger who wins this chook raffle is……….randomizer please……….. Spanky ! Congrats mate, email on it’s way ! Thanks for all the comments and suggestions all, lets see what we can do about them . So many of the competitions here on The Gadgeteer are for US residents only, so it’s time [...]
If you remember back at the beginning of this month, we told you about the NCredible Photo contest from Monster, Nick Cannon and Target. Well now I’m happy to announce that it’s our turn to give away a prize pack to one lucky winner here on The Gadgeteer. Full contest details after the jump.
You know the old saying “time flies when you’re having fun”? It is so true. I can’t believe that I’ve been doing The Gadgeteer for 15 years. I started this site back in 1997, which seems like the stone age as far as gadgets are concerned. Back in those days, cutting edge meant a Palm [...]
If your home or garage is way overdue for a cleaning, Mint Market wants to help motivate you to clear the clutter and get organized by getting rid of all the things you’ve purchased but never used. Mint Market is a free marketplace for mint condition pre-owned items. Using their mobile app for iOS and [...]
The generous folks at Toshiba are offering one lucky Gadgeteer reader a 24L4200U – 24″ 1080p 60H LED TV. This TV may be small on size, but it’s big on features. It offers several input jacks including 2 HDMI ports and a USB port. It would be perfect for the kitchen, bedroom or dorm. Full details [...]
In the image above, Prince and Princess of Monaco are sporting Monster headphones. Prince Albert has a pair of Inspirations and the Princess is trying the Diamond Tears. Monster recently attended the Monaco Grand Prix, one of most prestigious car races, showcasing their Diesel VEKTR, Inspiration, and Diamond Tears headphones. The Diesel VEKTR’s are on-ear headphones that blend [...]
Hello Gadgeteers! To show how much I appreciate all of you for visiting the site, I want to give one lucky reader a giant grab bag full of gadgets worth over $720! There’s something in the prize pack for just about everyone. There are iPhone accessories, smartphone accessories, iPad accessories, computer accessories, earbuds (2 different [...]
Calling all iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owning couch potatos! I have a great giveaway for you: it’s the Zero.1 VooMoteZapper. This is a little dongle with 4 built-in IR transmitters that turns your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch into a universal learning remote control. You can design your own button layouts, use gestures and [...]
You just purchasesd a shiny new iPad and need a snazzy way to protect it. We’re here to help with a chance to a leather cover from Oberon Design. If you win, you’ll have your choice of 12 different designs and several colors. Contest details after the jump.
This post brought to you by Scotts®. All opinions are 100% mine. Winter takes a toll on your landscaping. My own front yard is brown, patchy, and weedy. I love a beautiful lawn, but doing all the maintenance necessary to make it lush and green is messy work. Even if you have a spreader, you [...]
Two weeks ago I sent Dave Rees to Las Vegas to check out the new 2013 Lexus GS. He had a great time driving and learning all about this sport sedan. Check out his trip report for the full details. Lexus was generous enough to pay for Dave’s trip and now they are offering one of [...]
A few weeks ago I participated in a blogger’s video contest with Benq. I didn’t win one of their grand prizes, but I did win a prize for the most votes on a video during a week’s time. That prize was a $150 Amazon gift card and I am going to give it to one [...]
Accident and disaster preparedness startup Afterac is celebrating their official company launch this month and have generously offered us 3 of their handy survival products to give away to 3 lucky Gadgeteer readers. Contest details after the jump.
The generous people at Zazzle are offering three lucky Gadgeteer readers a free custom case (worth $34.95 + free US shipping) for their iPhone. The winners can choose their own custom artwork / photo so that they will have a one of a kind case to protect their phone. Full contest details after the jump.
The nice people at Kanex are offering one lucky Gadgeteer reader an AirBlue Bluetooth Music Receiver which will allow you to wirelessly play, listen and control all your favorite media from your iPod/iPhone/iPad or MP3 player through your home or car stereo. Full contest details after the jump.
The kind folks at Quiver are going to give one lucky Gadgeteer reader 2 Quiver pen holders (your choice of color) along with two pocket Moleskine notebooks. Pocket notebooks like the Moleskine make perfect journals, pocket scrapbooks, reference books, etc. Add a Quiver to the notebook and you’ll always have your favorite pen attached to [...]
The nice folks over at Inkubook.com have been kind enough to give us a coupon code for a free custom photo book that we are going to give away to one lucky gadgeteer reader. Inkubook offers both soft and hardcovered photo books (check out our review), along with calendars, photo cards and other products. The winner can use [...]
I have been given the opportunity to review several great iPad 2 cases recently. As much as I love covers and cases in general, and these cases in particular, I simply can’t use them all. I thought I’d share the wealth by finding new homes for them. The cases I’m offering are: the Skytop Trading [...]
When I ordered the latest Kindle from Amazon for Janet’s and my review, I didn’t pay attention to the fact that it had ads for the screensavers. When I figured this out a couple hours later, I tried to cancel the order without success. So I ordered a 2nd Kindle without the ads. My screwup [...]