Spy gear

The RETREEV Compact Retrieval Tool from TEC Accessories is a tool that any spy, ninja or MacGyver wannabe would love to add to their collection of gear. The RETREEV looks like a small flashlight, but it's actually a grappling hook that will fit in your pocket. It's made of aircraft grade 6061-T6 aluminum with a… Read More

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The Covert Compass from Shomer-Tec is a genuine nickel that has been modified to function as a simple compass that will point to magnetic North. The nickel has a groove around the edge that is used to suspend the coin from a thread. You supply the thread and when dangled, the heads side of the coin… Read More

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This coin from 5ive Star Gear might look like an ordinary Kennedy half dollar, but I assure you that it's not. Go ahead, take a closer look... The genuine US coin has been modified into two pieces that pull apart to reveal a razor-sharp Japanese steel blade. This covert escape coin has been designed to… Read More

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Posted in: News, Pocket Gear

I've always been on the hunt to make my own at-home security camera.  I've fiddled with low-res webcams and my Raspberry Pi, which have given me interesting results.  When I recently got the opportunity to review a small form-factor security camera, I jumped at the chance.  Let's take a look at the Intelligent Security Z12 Camcorder by… Read More

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Posted in: Audio, Video, TV, Camera Gear, Car Gear, Reviews

Barbie probably has a larger camera than this.  The Chobi Cam Pro 3 measures in at just under 2" wide and under 1" tall.  The is the third iteration in a line of Japanese mini cameras, and it adds "night vision" capability to an already impressive 11MP camera with 1080p video-capture capabilities.  The night vision is… Read More

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Posted in: Camera Gear, News

This Bluetooth headset works with your phone like any other Bluetooth headset.  It can be worn behind either ear, and it provides active noise cancellation, one-touch call control, and volume control.  Unlike other Bluetooth headsets, this one also captures video at 480p resolution at 30 fps and wirelessly transmits an MPEG4 recording to an iPhone… Read More

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Posted in: Android, Audio, Video, TV, iOS, News