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dreamphone

Do you ever dream about the perfect smartphone? Of course you do, you are visiting The Gadgeteer after all. Well that's the question I posed to my team of cracker jack gadget writers this week and here are their answers, including my own thoughts on the features that would make my dream phone. Here we go [...]

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bts2014

Going back to school after enjoying a nice long summer vacation can be a real drag. The best remedy for the summer's over blues is a box of gadgets! Gadgets can make everything better including going back to school. The generous folks from Bracketron, Satechi, Rapoo, X-Doria and Urbanears have created a prize pack of 7 [...]

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starbucks-contest

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! One person will win a Starbucks To-Go tumbler and [...]

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nustevia-cocoa

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 a [...]

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Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, Home, Kitchen, News
week

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 Dave [...]

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Happy birthday!!!

happy-birthday-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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summer2014contest

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 fun [...]

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news

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 the [...]

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newspaper2

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. Wolfgang [...]

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week

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 or [...]

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space-roundup

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 posted [...]

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newspaper

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 articles [...]

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bluemic2

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

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. One winner will win one Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat. To find out if your home is compatible with [...]

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saddleback

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 you [...]

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news

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. [...]

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image016

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 is [...]

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searchbox2

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 I [...]

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Posted in: Miscellaneous, News
Desk-Series-Liz-01

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.  My main desktop is my trusty 27" iMac from mid-2010. Over the holidays, [...]

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yezz-1

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 unlocked [...]

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