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Suunto Elementum Terra All Black Watch Review

on Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

The All Black is ‘just…’ a new color scheme in the existing Sunnto Elementum Terra line. The all-black casing and negative display make for a stealthy (Stargate ;)) look, while retaining all the functionality of the Terra clan. I have always been tempted by Suunto’s luxury line of Elementum Terra watches but to be honestRead More…


Fitbit Announces the Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi Smart Scale

on Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

Are you sticking to your 2012 resolution to get fit and lose weight? Using gadgets to keep track of your workout data and stats can really help you stay motivated. Last summer I had the opportunity to review the Fitbit activity monitor and found it to be a fun way to help me know ifRead More…


Withings Announces World’s First Internet Connected Baby and Toddler Scale

on Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Withings already has a WiFi Body Scale for adults that sends your weight to an app for easy tracking.  Now they are introducing the world’s first internet-connected baby and toddler scale.  The Withings Smart Baby Scale won the 2012 CES Innovations Award.  It has a weighing basket for babies that removes and packs compactly forRead More… Tech Germs

16% of cell phones have poop on them – what are you going to do about it?

By: Brett Cooper
on Monday, November 21st, 2011

You may want to reconsider using your friend’s cell phone to make a call or send a text.  According to, 16% of all cell phones have poop on them.  And when you use a computer keyboard at the office or in the school’s computer lab you may want to bring a disinfecting wipe withRead More…


Watch TV or Read in the Arms of Comfort

on Friday, September 16th, 2011

When I was in college, everybody had these bed pillows that looked like the back of a chair with arms.  We called these pillows “husbands”, and they were great back support while we sat on our beds doing assignments for hours.  I had seen a few husbands in stores over the years, but none wereRead More…


Fitbit Wireless Activity Tracker Review

on Friday, August 26th, 2011

We all know that we should exercise regularly to stay fit and healthy, but doing so can be a real chore. Using gadgets to keep us excited about our workouts is just one way to stay inspired to keep up good habits. One such gadget that can help you keep track of your fitness activitiesRead More…


Is this a Gadgeteer Worthy Nail Clipper?

on Friday, August 5th, 2011

You might remember my review of the Klhip nail clippers which have a really cool design, but a price tag that is very prohibitive. Guess what? I’ve found another pair of clippers that look just as cool (maybe more) but cost considerably less. They are the Pour Homme Ultra Slim Nail Clippers. They feature aRead More…


Klhip Nail Clippers Review

on Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

If you could reinvent an often used product to make it better, which product would it be? Are fingernail clippers at the top of your list? They were for the folks that are offering the new Klhip Ultimate Nail Clippers. They have taken the nail cutting device that we’ve all used for years and broughtRead More…


Can a pulsing light solve your insomnia problems?

on Friday, April 22nd, 2011

Maybe the NightWave can. This is a small device that you place on your bedside table that uses a soft blue light to silently guide your breathing and focus your mind. Users lie with their eyes open and synchronize their breathing with the rise and fall of the soft light as its movement becomes slowerRead More…


aXbo sleepphase alarmclocks get a smart snooze feature

on Monday, March 7th, 2011

The aXbo Sleepphase Alarm Clock knows the perfect time to wake you up and now it knows just the right length of time to let you snooze when you press the snooze button. aXbo has launched a new feature called iSnooze which considers your sleep phases unlike snooze features that wake you at fixed intervals.Read More…


What do you get when you cross a helmet, lasers and earphones?

on Tuesday, February 22nd, 2011

You get the iGrow hair restoration helmet. No, I’m not kidding. The iGrow features 21 laser diodes and 30 LED lights that are built into this hands-free device.  The picture above might look like the helmet is melting your brain, but it’s really designed to stimulate hair follicle growth while allowing you to listen to the soundtrackRead More…


Philips Norelco SensoTouch 3D Electric Razor Review

on Sunday, February 6th, 2011

Back in high school and a majority of college, I used the Norelco 885RX electric razor you see in the middle of the picture below (I agree, I could not believe I still had it as well). It was well used and dying quickly. In my junior year, I was given the sterling silver straightRead More…

Withings will introduce a blood pressure monitor for your iPhone

By: I Yarom
on Sunday, February 6th, 2011

Withings, the producer of the WiFi body scale, is going to introduce a blood pressure monitor that connects to any iOS device. The device comes with an iOS application that can display your current pressure reading, while also automatically tracking previous results. The blood pressure monitor is a new addition to the existing medical appsRead More…


Ikon Razor Review

on Monday, January 10th, 2011

Shaving  each day is a chore that I do grudgingly.  To spice it up a bit I volunteered to review the Ikon Razor, which turned out to be a “back to the future” experience.  Shaving is not one of my top 10 fun things to do, but in the interest of providing the readers information and seeing ifRead More…


ElliptiGO – An elliptical machine that you can ride to work

on Thursday, December 16th, 2010

The ElliptiGo is a strange looking scooter / bicycle style vehicle that can get you from point A to point B, while giving you a great workout at the same time. We’ve all seen elliptical machines at the gym, but this one isn’t stationary (unless you also purchase an optional indoor stand) and has beenRead More…


Ultra ScoopFree Self-Cleaning Litterbox Review

on Friday, December 3rd, 2010
Posted in: Pet Gadgets, Reviews

I think I saw a bumper sticker once that read  “Dogs have owners; Cats have staff”.  This is certainly true in our household and one of the staff functions I least like to do is clean the litter box.  The folks at Scoop Free think they have the answer with their Ultra Scoop Free Self-CleaningRead More…


TAC Drive Review

By: Don Zelazny
on Monday, October 18th, 2010

The TAC Drive is one serious thumb drive.  Thumb drive just doesn’t cut it, so the company calls this thing a Digital Doc Tag!! It even comes with standard army issue  steel chain to fling it around your neck if you like!


Control your mind with the an iPhone and PLX XWave

on Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Connect this somewhat goofy looking headset to your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad, load one of 4 apps and you’ll be well on your way to complete mind control. Ok, I doubt that’s really true… but the PLX XWave does look kind of interesting if it can actually help you increase your focus and relaxationRead More…


SmartCrutch – A Crutch for the 21st Century

By: cobinrox
on Friday, September 3rd, 2010

This is a product I hope to never have to review, but for anyone with mobility issues, it does look like a better way to help you get around.  Plus it comes in hot pink, how bad could it be? This is the SmartCrutch, an ergonomic crutch with a multitude of adjustable settings (perfect forRead More…

Heart Wizard software comes with ear/finger clip for monitoring and CD to download software.  It's a very easy install and ready to use in a short time.

Heart Wizard Software Review

By: Elizabeth Daugherty
on Thursday, July 29th, 2010

In this society of diets, exercise programs, macrobiotics, probiotics and even a First Lady offering her opinions on the nationwide struggle with obesity, Advanced Wellness Solutions (AWS) has taken this nation’s health concerns a step further.  Heart Wizard ( is an online wellness tracking service that is designed to spotlight health trends in the user’sRead More…

Wait, Don’t Scratch that Mosquito Bite!

on Thursday, June 17th, 2010

Instead of scratching, you can use the USB Itching Removal Instrument from Brando. This device doesn’t use chemicals to stop the itch from insects, it uses electronic and optical spectrum technology. Yeah, I have no idea what that means either… But if you have a few mosquito bites that are driving you crazy, this deviceRead More…


Fight Electro-Smog

on Friday, June 11th, 2010

What the heck is electro-smog you ask. It is invisible electromagnetic fields (EMFs) generated by the electronics which surround us daily. The Q-Link Mini is a thin, lightweight button designed to attach easily to any personal electronic device, from cell phones and Bluetooth headsets, to portable game consoles and MP3 players. The button is programmed withRead More…


Polar and Nike+ Introduce the Polar WearLink

on Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

The new Polar WearLink makes heart rate based training available to Nike+ users. If you own a Nike+ SportBand or the Nike+ iPod Sport Kit, you can use the WearLink chest strap to provide heart rate monitoring while you run. After working out, heart rate data can be transferred to the web service, providingRead More…


Moji Knee and Back Pain Relief Products Review

By: Andrew Morrow
on Wednesday, May 26th, 2010

I’m going to buck a trend here and say that getting older, by and large, does not suck as much as I was led to believe.  I’m 32 and while half of my readers will be saying something akin to, “Old? That’s not old! I’m old! That young sapling is talking foolishness again!”, it’s neverthelessRead More…


When You’re Too Tired to Look Down at Your Wrist

By: cobinrox
on Thursday, April 29th, 2010

As part of my “How Friggin’ Lazy Are You??” quest, check out this Talking Heart Rate Monitor and MP3 player from Hammacher Schlemmer.  It reports your heart rate to you aurally while providing a 1GB MP3 player.  Neat idea, but 1GB may be too limiting for some.  Comes with a chest strap and USB cable. Read More…