Laser Pointer

ipin-samsung

Do you remember the iPin Laser Presenter that I reviewed for the iPhone? It was a very small device that plugged into the iPhone's headphone jack and could be used as a laser pointer and Powerpoint controller. It was a cool device, but at the time, it was only compatible with iOS devices. Samsung Galaxy [...]

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Posted in: Android related, News
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Just when you thought there wasn't anything more that you could do with your iPhone, comes the iPin Laser Presenter, which adds a laser pointer to your phone. At less than an inch long, the iPin has to be the smallest laser pointer on the planet. Let's see how well it works. Note: Images can be [...]

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Posted in: iPhone, iPad, iPod, Reviews
ipin

My full review of iPin Laser Pointer has been posted. You'll be the envy of all your co-workers at your next team meeting when you whip out your iPhone with this cool low profile laser pointer. We've told you about laser pointer accessories for the iPhone before (see related links below), but the iPin is [...]

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Posted in: iPhone, iPad, iPod, News
satechi-xpoint

The Satechi X-Pointer Mobile Presenter plugs into the headphone jack of your iPhone 3G/3GS/4/4S/5 iPad mini, iPad 1,2,3 or iPod touch and turns your device into a presentation controller. It features a red laser and the ability to navigate through PowerPoint and Keynote presentation slides straight from your iOS device using the X-Presenter app. The [...]

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Posted in: iPhone, iPad, iPod, News
griffin-stylus-pen-laser

The Stylus + Pen + Laser Pointer from Griffin combines three tools into one.  The stylus end has a soft, rubbery tip that works with any touchscreen.  The opposite end contains a built-in laser pointer so you can point out details of your presentation as you use the stylus to control the show on your [...]

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Posted in: News, Styluses, Tablets, Ultra Portables
SE-8-plus-one-led-flashlight

Remember the old commercials for Reese's Cups?  "You got your chocolate in my peanut butter!  You got your peanut butter on my chocolate!"  Well, with the SE 8 LED +1 Laser Pointer flashlight, you'll have your laser pointer in your LED flashlight!  This little flashlight has eight super bright 100,000 hour LEDs and an FAA-approved red [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
kensington-wirelesss-presenter-pro-1

Working in a corporate office setting like I do, meetings are a fact of life. Heck, at Cummins, we have meetings to talk about meetings. No, I'm not kidding... Although I have to attend more meetings than I care to, I'm lucky that I don't have to present them. Recently I overheard one of my [...]

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Posted in: Miscellaneous, Reviews
skylaser-green-1

High powered lasers are nothing new. We've reviewed several over the years. But have you seen one that can be switched between low and high powers with a turn of a key? Me neither, so that's why I agreed to take a look at the 125mW Green Laser Pointer from SKY Technologies. The laser comes [...]

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Posted in: Gear

In July, I completed a review of the Jasper Keynote presentation remote and although I found the device to have some beneficial features, it lacked the reliability that I want when giving presentations. So my quest for a presentation remote to add to my gadget arsenal has brought me to the Presentation Remote Pro from Keyspan. Let’s see how this one stacks up.

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear

Let me start off by saying the Techlasers Infiniti 125mW Green Laser is NOT a toy. Most of your “run of the mill” laser pointers are rated at less than 5 mW (milliwatts) of output. This one weighs in at a hefty 125 mW. What does that mean? It means this baby will burn – literally. More on that later…

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Posted in: Gear, Geek Toys

I've recently had to give several presentations using MS PowerPoint and Keynote. Although nothing replaces preparation and knowledge in a successful presentation, a good gadget can go a long way to give your lecture professional polish.

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Posted in: Gear, Geek Toys

Just how geeky are you? Do you happen to have a laser pointer in your gadget bag or drawer? Ok, give yourself 5 geek points. Do you use this pointer for tasks other than pointing out mundane details during presentations at your day job? Give yourself 5 more geek points. Do you pester your cat by shining the laser on the floor beside it, to get him to chase the tiny point of light like some type of alien rodent? Ok, no points for that, because that's just mean ;o) Can your laser beam its dot up to 38 miles and burn holes in black trash bags? I didn't think so... I win!

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Posted in: Gear, Geek Toys

When I am working on my laptop, there is no doubt that using a supplemental mouse is much easier than trying to navigate with the Fujitsu P2110's foam covered peg. After a day of wearing my pointer finger to a nub, I mentioned to Julie that I needed to buy a travel mouse. She got [...]

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Posted in: Computer Gear, Laptops and Gear