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Earth Day and Technology

on Sunday, April 22nd, 2012
Posted in: Articles, Miscellaneous

April 22nd has been designated as Earth Day.  But taking care of our Earth doesn’t have to happen on only one specific date in a year.  This is our planet and Earth Day should be every day!  We must care for mother nature so that our future generations can grow and expand to a galaxy Read More…

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iPhone 4/4S Case Made Entirely of… Trash

on Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

The Re-Case is made of 100% recycled trash. The actual material is called POLLIBER and is a combination of reprocessed rice husks, a by product of rice farming and post-consumer thermo-plastics. Wow, that’s a mouthful! In addition to your phone, this case can also hold 1 credit card stored under the phone. The Re-Case is Read More…

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Cool Clocks from Recycled Geek Junk

on Monday, March 15th, 2010
Posted in: News, Watches, Clocks

We’ve featured Geekware before on The Gadgeteer because I love the fact that Nicole Harper makes all her geek inspired gifts from recycled electronic waste. Nicole’s latest offerings are fun and quirky clocks made from items such as old Atari, Commodore and other game cartridges. They are fun gift ideas for your favorite geeks and Read More…

CD Jewelry Brings Music to Your Ears

on Friday, December 18th, 2009
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

Don’t freak out, we’re not going to start reviewing earrings on The Gadgeteer. These earrings from CD Jewelry Art.Com are just so unique that I had to share them with all our  girly geek readers. They are made from re-purposed / recycled audio CDs. More than 9 billion CDs are produced annually and the ones Read More…

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Just say no to trashing your old devices and AC adapters

on Friday, May 8th, 2009
Posted in: Uncategorized

Do you feel guilty when you put old electronic devices and AC adapters in the trash can? You won’t need to feel guilty any longer if you let iGo Recycles help you recycle them. The website lists local depots where customers can go to recycle electronic devices. It also features a search feature for customers Read More…

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Tread Sportster Universal Smartphone Case Review

on Sunday, December 28th, 2008

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, I’m really big into recycling. I hate throwing things away and will try to repurpose or give items to someone else before I send them to the landfill. That’s why I was happy to learn that Better Energy Systems Ltd. (the same company that brings us Read More…

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Don’t throw away your old stuff, swap it!

on Thursday, December 18th, 2008
Posted in: Uncategorized

I don’t know about all of you, but I’m big into recycling these days. I break down all the cardboard boxes that show up at my house. I save newspapers, magazines, mail and other paper. I even collect bottles, cans and plastic containers. Every so often, I drop off this stuff at the local recycle Read More…