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Starbucks summer giveaway!

on Monday, July 14th, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

The folks at Starbucks want to help you enjoy the warm summer weather with some coffee treats. For one lucky winner we have a ceramic tumbler and a box of Pike Place Roast K-cups. What are you waiting for, hurry up and get your entry in!

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NuNaturals sweet giveaway!

on Monday, July 7th, 2014

A few weeks ago, the nice folks at NuNaturals sent me an email asking if they could send me a sample of their latest stevia based product – NuStevia Cocoa Syrup. Stevia is a natural plant based sweetener that has zero calories and zero carbs. Since I’m a diabetic, I was very excited to try aRead More…

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Duffel bags, LEGO and sneaker snatching dogs – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, June 7th, 2014
Posted in: News, The Gadgeteer

The first week of June has flown by in a blink. I have been busy catching up with my day job and Gadgeteer stuff after having been on vacation the week before. During that vacation, I used the WaterField Designs Outback Duffel bag and was able to post a review this week. We also posted DaveRead More…

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Happy birthday!!!

on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

Happy birthday, Julie! Everybody join me in wishing our beloved Gadgeteer the happiest of birthdays!  Julie, here’s hoping you have a wonderful day, filled with loved ones – and gadgets, too!

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Summer gadget giveaway!

on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
Posted in: Contests

The official first day of Summer is still more than 2 weeks away, but we’ve already had some 90 degree days here in Southern Indiana. To celebrate the sun and fun of Summer, we are holding a big Summer Gadget Giveaway! One person will win 11 prizes that are perfect for outdoor fun and indoor funRead More…

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Bugs, Amazon, pens and handsfree – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, May 31st, 2014
Posted in: News, The Gadgeteer

Did you miss any of the news and reviews that we posted for this last week of May? Some of the more popular topics of the week include my news post about the Bug-A-Salt insect gun, Janet’s news post telling us about Amazon’s deal with HBO, Mark’s Acme Studio 7FP pen review and Raul’s review of theRead More…

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Cooking with pressure, checking your pressure and measuring the wind – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, May 24th, 2014
Posted in: The Gadgeteer

Did you miss any of our reviews or news posts this week? We covered a variety of topics from Andy’s review of the Wolfgang Puck Pressure Oven, to my review of the Withings Blood Pressure Monitor and Mark’s review of the WeatherFlow Wind Meter. Check out the full list of articles after the jump.

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Dyson keeps you cool, KeySmart increases your key’s IQ, Citizen Eco-Drive keeps you on time and more – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, May 17th, 2014
Posted in: News, The Gadgeteer

This has been a busy week for The Gadgeteer. We’ve covered a luxury desk fan from Dyson that takes coolness to a literal level, an Android gaming tablet from Brando that lets you map physical controls for more enjoyable game play and a very nice watch from Citizen that would make a nice graduation orRead More…

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Lasers, galaxies, sonic gadgets and more – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Posted in: News, The Gadgeteer

This week we featured a review of a high powered laser pointer that is able to pop a whole string of balloons in just a few seconds. We also brought you a review of Samsung’s latest smartphone, the Galaxy S5. And to round out the unintentional space theme we seemed to have going on, we postedRead More…

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D-Link Outdoor HD camera, Oberon leather iPhone case and more – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, May 3rd, 2014
Posted in: News, The Gadgeteer

Did you miss any of our reviews or news posts this week? We covered a variety of topics from Bill K’s review of the D-Link Outdoor HD camera, to Janet’s review of Oberon’s leather iPhone cases and my own review of the ADATA DashDrive Air wireless storage reader and backup battery. Check out the full list of articlesRead More…

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Blue Microphones Snowball microphone giveaway!

on Wednesday, April 30th, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

Blue Microphones wants to celebrate the availability of three new colors for their popular Snowball microphone by giving away 1 microphone to 3 lucky Gadgeteer readers. Each winner will choose one of the new colors which include: Bright Orange, Neon Green and Electric Blue. It’s easy to enter so click through and take your chance.

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Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat giveaway!

on Sunday, April 27th, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

We recently posted a review of Honeywell’s Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat and now Honeywell is offering one lucky Gadgeteer reader the chance to win one of these thermostats. It’s easy to enter so click through and take your chance.

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Saddleback Leather iPad case giveaway!

on Monday, April 21st, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

Gadgeteers, today is your lucky day to enter our contest to win your choice of one of three rugged leather iPad cases from Saddleback Leather Company. If you win, you’ll be able to protect your iPad, iPad mini or iPad Air with a leather case that has been constructed to last longer than your iPad or even youRead More…

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Amazon Fire TV, Ninja blenders, LEGO and more – Weekly roundup

on Saturday, April 19th, 2014
Posted in: News, The Gadgeteer

Did you miss one of our posts this week? We covered quite a few topics from Janet’s and my review of the Amazon Fire TV streaming video device, to Dave’s trip report when he and his son (the Gadgeteer Kit) attended a LEGO build challenge event and Mark’s news post about the Smartbean Bluetooth dongle.Read More…

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nanoblock miniature building block kit giveaway

on Thursday, April 17th, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

LEGO bricks are fun to build with, but if you want a change of pace, check out nanoblocks from The Ohio Art Company, makers of the famous Etch A Sketch. Nanoblocks are miniature building blocks that let you build detailed models that will fit in the palm of your hand. The folks at Nanoblocks isRead More…

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How to find past product reviews and articles on The Gadgeteer

on Monday, April 14th, 2014

Since we updated the website layout at the end of last year, I’ve tried a couple different search plugins  that didn’t end up working very well, so I finally decided to go back to using Google’s search because it’s faster and works better than all the others I’ve tried. Here’s a quick tutorial that IRead More…

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desk series – Elizabeth

on Saturday, April 12th, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

Hey everyone, welcome to my desk this time!  My room – er, I mean, office – has way more gadgets in it than these couple of photos show. I figure I’d stick to my main space to keep it short and sweet. 

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YEZZ Freestyle Mobile smartphone giveaway!

on Sunday, April 6th, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

YEZZ wants you to learn more about their line of unlocked Android smartphones and to help get the word out, they are going to give away one of them to one of our lucky readers. The winner will get to choose from either the YEZZ Andy 4 or the Andy 4.5. These phones are unlockedRead More…

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desk series – Andy C.

on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

What does my desk look like?  I was afraid someone was going to ask!  There it is, in all it’s unvarnished glory.  Let me take you on a tour.

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desk series – Ryan

By: Ryan Chapman
on Tuesday, April 1st, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

My first computer was given to me in 9th grade, which was a laptop running Windows 98. Before that, we had rented a computer for word processing from a Nebraska agency, which ran Windows 95 and had a dot matrix printer along with it. Being one of the relatively young Gadgeteers, you may laugh atRead More…

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desktop series – Bill K.

on Sunday, March 30th, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

When asked to participate in this series I was reluctant, actually I am reluctant, mainly because my writing area has been declared a mess by certain individuals in my household.  But then again, I subscribe to the old saying that “if a cluttered desk is evidence of a cluttered mind, what does an empty deskRead More…

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Hop into Spring giveaway!

on Friday, March 28th, 2014
Posted in: Contests, News

I don’t know what it’s been like for the past 5 months in your neck of the woods, but here in Southern Indiana, it’s been one of the worst and longest Winters ever. Spring officially started last week, but we’ve seen snow and sleet since then. But I think I can see a light (whatRead More…

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desk series – Bill H.

on Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

Recently, Julie asked for us to show our desks and what’s on them. With mine, there is not much to tell. I’m an art director by day and freelancer by night, so my desk is usually strewn with all kinds of junk. Add to that my passion for all things audio, and I keep prettyRead More…

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desk series – Kathleen

on Sunday, March 23rd, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

I know that this is a series about each of the Gadgeteer members’ desks and what things we use to do our work, but since I have just started as a Gadgeteer, I will also show you where I do my homeschool teaching. To begin with, science and technology are in my blood, but soRead More…

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Gadgeteer: Show us your desk series – Janet

on Friday, March 21st, 2014
Posted in: Articles, The Gadgeteer

I already told you about my spiffy elfa design-it-yourself desk.  (Check the related links at the end of this post to find the original post about my desk.)  Since I built that desk, I’ve moved to a new house, and my desk easily disassembled and reassembled at the new place.  It looks like it wasRead More…