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Expert Shield Screen Protector review

on Thursday, July 10th, 2014

I have a Fujifilm X-M1 camera that I purchased not too long ago. I thoroughly enjoy using this camera and intend to take good care of it. I had been thinking about purchasing a screen protector for the LCD screen to protect it from scratches, especially when I wear the camera around my neck andRead More…

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Rhino Shield is tougher than a Gorilla

on Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

The Gorilla Glass screens on iPhones are tough, but they aren’t invincible, so many people like to add a layer of protection to the screens.  Many screen protectors are designed to protect more against scratching than impacts, but the Rhino Shield MK2 has a “shock-damping layer is able to take at least 5 times theRead More…

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PureGear introduces Xtraordinary cases and screen protectors for Moto X

on Thursday, September 26th, 2013

PureGear has a line of accessories to protect your brand new Moto X phone.  Seen at the top, the GripTek flexible cases add an extra shock-absorbing layer at the corners for extra impact protection.  The grooved design improves your grip as well as adding interest.  The GripTek is available in blue, black, green, or lavenderRead More…

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Sir Lancelot’s Armor Holy Grail Glass Screen Protector for iPhone 4/4S review

on Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

We bring our smartphones everywhere with us, and we want them to last.  Well, to last long enough to get through the 2-year contract so we can upgrade to the next one.  Part of the device protection that many people opt to use is a screen protector.  Although many of the smartphone manufacturers claim thatRead More…

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Protect your mobile device’s display with glass

on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

Remember in the old days when you had to walk barefoot 5 miles to school in the winter and all you had to protect your smartphone’s display was a junky flimsy plastic screen protector with bubbles under it? Those days are gone forever my friends. Today people are moving to glass screen protectors, which areRead More…

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Spigen GLAS.tR Tempered Glass Screen Protector for the iPhone 5 review

on Saturday, March 9th, 2013

I remember back in the day when the Palm V was the Cadillac of PDAs and the only worthy screen protectors were from Brando. Like PDAs, screen protectors have evolved as well, from those ‘one shot to apply’ pieces of thin plastic with adhesive on one side to specially engineered multi-layered films applied with liquid.Read More…

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ZAGG invisibleSHIELD EXTREME for the iPhone 5 review

on Thursday, December 20th, 2012

I have considered ZAGG invisibleSHIELDs one of the Cadillac protective films on the market for sometime. A majority of my tech-gear has ZAGG‘s military grade films protecting them from what life’s hard knocks throw at them. As their products have evolved and improved, I have reviewed many of them, so much so I thought IRead More…

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XtremeGuard Screen Protector review

on Saturday, November 17th, 2012

I am a huge advocate for using screen protection on tech-gear. I cannot remember the last time I did not use one on any of my devices, from my MacBook Air to my Suunto Elemental Terra watch.  Dorky as it sounds, when a good deal on protectors hits the Net, I buy them for friendsRead More…

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Phantasm Tempered Glass Screen Protector For Asus Galaxy Nexus 7

on Sunday, September 30th, 2012
Posted in: Android related, News

We tend to cover quite a few screen protectors for various devices here on The Gadgeteer, however most of them are made of some sort of  soft and flexible PET film.  The biggest issue is that as your screen size gets bigger, in my experience, the harder it is to get these films onto your screen cleanlyRead More…

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Fantom Tempered Glass Screen Protector for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus

on Friday, August 24th, 2012
Posted in: Android related, News

We tend to cover quite a few screen protectors for various devices here on The Gadgeteer, however most of them are made of some sort of  soft and flexible PET film.  The Fantom screen protector for the Samsung Galaxy Nexus from XGear takes it up a notch. Made of shatter-proof tempered glass, the Fantom is onlyRead More…

Dynaflo Liquid Armor – Nano Protection

on Saturday, August 18th, 2012

Hands up – who’s ever had issues installing a screen protector on their smartphone or tablet or camera or …….? Unless you’re VERY careful, it’s so easy to end up with bubbles, dust, or hairs under the protector. From Dynaflo comes Liquid Armor, a Nano coating technology that protects your screen without affecting the sensitivity,Read More…

XO Skins Screen Protector

XO Skins Screen Protectors Review

By: Mark Adkins
on Saturday, August 18th, 2012
Posted in: Cases, Covers, Gear, Reviews

There sometimes seems to be a war or an evolutionary struggle between device screens and screen protector makers. Back in the early days of Palm PDA’s, the screens were rather soft and you used a plastic stylus to write on them. They scratched easily so most of us used and recommended screen protectors. Store bought, home-made,Read More…

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Wrapsol Ultra Screen Protector for iPad 2 and New iPad Review

on Friday, April 20th, 2012

I don’t normally use screen protectors on my electronics.  Most screen and body protectors require liquid for a smooth application, and the application directions warn you to remove the battery and keep the device turned off for a couple of days until the liquid has all evaporated.  That’s great, but Apple iPhones and iPads don’tRead More…

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ScreenPro iPhone 4s Screen Protector Review

on Monday, April 16th, 2012

Protecting your iPhone’s display from scratches is important to a lot of people. As a result, there are a wide variety of screen protector brands on the market. I’ve personally avoided applying screen protectors to my own iPhone 4s mainly because I tend to have problems lining them up perfectly. I bet a lot ofRead More…

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PureGear PureTek Roll-On Screen Shield Kit for iPhone 4/4S Review

on Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

We all know that a screen protector will help keep your iPhone’s display as pristine as the day you bought it. But installing one can be a huge pain in the butt. First you have to make sure the screen is clean so you don’t install the protector over dust particles. That’s actually the easyRead More…

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Protect your iPhone 4S’s Glass Screen with GLAS.t

on Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Do you love your iPhone’s glass screen?  Do you hate when you stick on those screen protectors that makes it feels tacky and prevents you from touching that smooth glass?  Spigen’s GLAS.t has solved that problem by providing a screen protector that’s made of glass.  The GLAS.t is 0.4mm thick and made up of chemically-treatedRead More…

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SGP Case Steinheil Ultra Mirror Half Mirror Screen Protectors and Kuel H10 Stylus Pen Review

on Friday, January 27th, 2012

When SGP Case sent me the iPhone 4 Valentinus case I reviewed recently, they included a couple of extra goodies in the box.  They sent along the Steinheil Ultra Mirror Half Mirror Screen Protector for iPhone 4S/iPhone 4/CDMA iPhone 4 and the Kuel H10 Stylus Pen.  While the screen protector is obviously only for iPhones,Read More…

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Crimson Anti-Glare Screen Protector for MacBook Air Review

on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

  Last month I did a review of the Crimson Frame Case for the iPhone 4. While I thought their aluminum case was too boxy and utilitarian, I loved the iPhone 4 screen protectors that Crimson included with the case. So much so, I wanted to see if their screen protectors for the MacBook AirRead More…

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Easyscreen Adds a Pop of Color to iPad 2 Screen Protection

on Friday, December 30th, 2011

Earlier this week I was reading tweets from bratty kids cursing their parents and wishing them dead because they didn’t get a car for Christmas or got the wrong color iPad 2.  Instead of cursing about the iPad 2, add an Easyscreen Screen Protector from MediaDevil.  Not only can you cover up the offending coloredRead More…

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Wrapsol Protective Film Review

on Friday, December 10th, 2010

Recently I bought one of Apple’s new 13″ MacBook Airs and resolved myself to use it naked (aka without any protection). Using the MBAir without a case definitely goes against my anal-retentive nature. I have used a case with every MacBook I have ever owned. These cases, while doing a great job of protecting myRead More…

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BodyGuardz Dry Apply for iPhone 4 Review

on Monday, September 20th, 2010

Are you paranoid that your shiny new iPhone 4′s display will get a nasty scratch on it? Maybe you’ve thought about protecting it with a case, but didn’t want to deal with the bulk? Or you might have considered a screen protector but installing it seemed a little intimidating. I’m not really paranoid about scratches,Read More…

Protect your gadgets with Invisible SHIELD – Special Gadgeteer Discount

on Thursday, September 17th, 2009
Posted in: Uncategorized

If you’re looking for a way to protect your iPhone without increasing its size and weight, check out the Invisible Shield. It has been  specifically designed to protect every inch of the iPhone while maintaining the original look. The shield is a clear film that is cut to the exact dimensions of the phone. ItRead More…

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Wrapsol Protection System Review

on Friday, August 21st, 2009

The Wrapsol protection system is a family of products that strive to wrap your various devices in a sheath of protecting film. They sent me a pile of systems, and I tried the Android G1, iPod Touch, and Sony PSP systems for this review. Essentially the system is the same for any supported device, butRead More…

LappyMat Laptop Screen Protectors

on Tuesday, August 21st, 2007
Posted in: Laptops and Gear

Those of you who try their utmost to keep their electronics in nice/pristine/perfect
condition should consider a LappyMat
screen protector
for your laptop. They are designed to protect your laptop
screen from the keyboard while traveling. I grant you most laptop manufactures
engineer their laptops to avoid the keyboard touching or scratching the screen,
but things happen. The LappyMats are a reasonably priced accessory designed
to reduce that risk.

Power Support Crystal Film for the 17″ Macbook Pro

on Thursday, August 2nd, 2007
Posted in: Laptops and Gear

Last weekend I went a bit out of control and purchased a 17″ Macbook Pro replacing my three year old 15″ Powerbook. The screen of my old Powerbook has been somewhat marred by the iSkin keyboard cover I have used since day one. The marks on the screen are only noticeable when the screen is off, so I decided not to use an iSkin again. Having learned my lesson, I wanted true screen protection for the incredibly vivid screen. A few months ago MacWorld mentioned Power Support as having one of the best screen protectors out there. So, the day I bought my laptop I ordered Power Support’s Crystal Film for the 17" Macbook Pro.