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5 stands that integrate an Apple wireless keyboard with a tablet

on Friday, August 8th, 2014

Tablet users who enjoy using a real honest to goodness physical keyboard with their devices have a large selection of different Bluetooth keyboards to choose from, but one of the best in my opinion, is Apple’s wireless keyboard. The only problem with this keyboard is that it wasn’t designed for use with a tablet and is lackingRead More…

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ipega 7-inch Quad Core HD Android Gaming Tablet review

on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

I enjoy playing games on my Android smartphones and tablets, but I tend to stick with puzzle games like Words with Friends instead of action games that require onscreen controls. I find onscreen gaming controls to be hard to use because they provide no tactile feedback. We’ve reviewed joysticks that stick on top of the screenRead More…

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Quivvers Big Rig review

on Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Posted in: Bags, Reviews, Travel Gear

When we’re out and about, most Gadgeteers carry a few things: smartphone, wallet, keys, tablet. Maybe a tin of mints. Oh, sure, if we’re gone for the day, we’ll have a bag of other stuff including power adapters, charging cables and batteries, energy bars, and enough EDC stuff to survive a moon landing. But whenRead More…

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Nokia Lumia 2520 Windows 8.1 RT tablet review

on Friday, February 28th, 2014

Years ago I was the ultimate Apple fan girl and wanted little to do with Android devices because they seemed clunky and lacked apps. Time went by, I dumped Apple, and have been firmly in the Android camp for a couple years. Now I find that Apple devices bore me to tears. I’ve tried aRead More…

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Perfect Choice canvas messenger fits a laptop and your tablet

on Wednesday, February 5th, 2014
Posted in: Bags, News

These Perfect Choice Canvas 14″ Laptop & Tablet Messenger bags have room for all your gear.  There’s a padded laptop compartment that fits laptops up to 14″.  An interior slip pocket holds a 10″ tablet, and there are other compartments for the rest of your gear.  It’s made of durable canvas that has been waxedRead More…

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nimblstand tablet + Apple Wireless Keyboard stand review

on Monday, January 6th, 2014

There are all sorts of cases with built-in keyboards for iPads and Android tablets. But the problem with 99% of them is that they aren’t designed to allow you to use the tablet + keyboard on your lap like you can with a laptop computer. Another problem is that most of the keyboards used withRead More…

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GripBase Podium review

on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013

Anyone who has used an iPad or other tablet while standing, walking around, or speaking to a group, without the ability to rest it on something solid, has known the pain that juggling these tools can bring. Since it is a two-handed device, holding with one and manipulating with the other means you’ve got toRead More…

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Stickteck DRUMMERZ Tablet Drumsticks review

on Friday, June 21st, 2013

A few weeks ago the people at Stickteck approached me to see if I had any interest in reviewing their DRUMMERZ Tablet Drumsticks. Since I’m up for almost anything, I said sure and a few days later I found a set of specially made capacitive drumsticks in my mailbox. Are the DRUMMERZ a worthy set of sticksRead More…

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Drummerz Drumsticks – Create a beat that anyone can march to

on Friday, May 17th, 2013

As someone who loves music, is a wannabe musician, iPad mini owner and The Gadgeteer, I love any gadgets or apps that allow me turn my tablet into a musical instrument. We’ve seen apps that convert your iPad into a piano, guitar, ukulele and even a drum set. Using your fingers to play piano, guitarRead More…

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HP Slate 7 Android tablet now available

on Sunday, April 28th, 2013

  HP has just released its 7″ Android tablet in the US – the Slate 7.  It runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean and features an ARM Cortex-A9 Dual-Core (1.6 GHz) processor, 8GB internal memory, 1GB DDR3 SDRAM, WiFi, Bluetooth, and a 1024 x 600 screen.  It has a front-facing (VGA) webcam and a 3MP rear-facing webcam. A microSDRead More…

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Armed for action, the Spiderpodium Tablet keeps your tablet device secure

on Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

What has eight arms and holds your tablet? If you answered the Spiderpodium Tablet by Breffo you would be right. The Spiderpodium Tablet is the big brother to the original Spiderpodium designed to hold handheld devices. This stand utilizes its eight flexible rubber coated steel arms to hold your tablet devices securely at just aboutRead More…

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Nomad Brush Nomad FLeX capacitive paintbrush stylus review

on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

The Nomad FLeX is the newest capacitive paintbrush stylus to be offered by Nomad Brush. I reviewed their original Compose Dual Tip paintbrush stylus a couple years ago and found it to offer a better painting experience when compared to a normal stylus. If you enjoy creating art on your iPad, Android or other tablet,Read More…

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Oberon Design Medium Tablet Sleeve review

on Friday, January 4th, 2013

I typically carry my gear around with me in the Colonel Littleton No. 1943 Navigator bag I reviewed last year. But there are those occasions where I want my iPad mini with me either totally by itself or in something like my gi/sports bag. In both situations, I do not want my tablet rattling aroundRead More…

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TechSlingers shoulder holster review

on Wednesday, December 5th, 2012
Posted in: Bags, Reviews

Tablets and mobile phones are great tools, and I wouldn’t want to be without either of mine very long. I use both of mine constantly throughout the day, both for work and for personal information. Carrying them around, however, is a pain. Especially an iPad. Shirts and pants have pockets that can handle most smartRead More…

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LG Intuition 4G LTE Smartphone review

on Sunday, October 21st, 2012

What do you get when you take a smartphone and a tablet and put them in a dark room with some Barry White music on the stereo? A bouncing baby Phablet, that’s what. Phablet’s are becoming pretty popular lately. Just look at the oversized smartphones like the Samsung GALAXY Note and Note 2. But whatRead More…

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Cook up something tasty with the help of the Belkin Universal Kitchen Cabinet Mount

on Sunday, October 21st, 2012

If you are a cook who likes to use a tablet to access recipes and food prep videos while whipping up your culinary delights, you should check into the Belkin Kitchen Cabinet Mount. Instead of taking up valuable work space on a kitchen counter like some tablet stands, this mount attaches to an existing overheadRead More…

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Microsoft Surface RT Tablet pricing revealed

on Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Microsoft has its Surface Tablet with Windows RT available for pre-order on their store. In the US, pricing starts at $499 for the 32GB model without a cover going up to $699 for the 64GB model with included Black Touch Cover.  Purchased separately the  Touch Cover in white is $119.99 and the Black Type Cover is $$129.99,Read More…

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ANicelyDone Stylus Handpad Review

on Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

If you enjoy drawing, doodling or note taking with a stylus on your tablet, you’ve probably run into the issue of not being able to rest your entire hand on the display while drawing. Although some note taking and drawing apps have a palm rejection feature, most do not. For those that don’t, I haveRead More…

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Modbook Pro Is The Tablet Apple Never Made

on Monday, October 1st, 2012

Everyone loves Apple’s Macbook Pro.  It’s an awesome computer for artists and musicians to expand their creativity.  But haven’t we always wished that Apple made a real OS X tablet?  Modbook Inc. (formally Axiotron) did just that with their new line of 2012 Modbook Pro tablets.  What Modbook Inc. does is take an actual 13.3″ Macbook ProRead More…

GALAXY Note 10.1 Art and design with Tristan Eaton (Sponsored Video)

on Saturday, September 22nd, 2012

Here’s another video showcasing some of the cool stuff you can do with a Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 tablet. This time artist and toy designer Tristan Eaton shows off his mad skills by painting and tableting (is that a word) with the GALAXY Note 10.1. Find out more about this Android Tablet here. What isRead More…

Be a Great Creator with the GALAXY Note 10.1 [Sponsored Video]

on Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
Posted in: Android related, News

Who knew that some of history’s most celebrated writers and artists used a GALAXY Note 10.1 to help them create their works of art. But seriously, watching all these GALAXY Note 10.1 videos makes me very interested in trying one. At least until I can get my hands on a pressure sensitive stylus to useRead More…

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Rekindle Your Love for Your Kindle – Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Paperwhite Devices

on Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Amazon’s gone big with the release of 5 new Kindle devices: 2 eBook readers and 3 Android tablets. The new Kindle Paperwhite ereader is available in a WiFi-only and a 3G version.  This reader has a new screen with 62% more pixels and increased contrast.  A built-in front light allows you to easily read in lowRead More…

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ARCHOS Announces the GamePad Gaming Tablet

on Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

I want to see a show of hands… who remembers the Tapwave Zodiac Palm OS PDA? Back in 2003 it was a very cool device that merged a  PDA with built in gaming controls. The new GamePad from ARCHOS reminds me a little bit of the Zodiac because it offers a full set of analogRead More…

James Franco Gives You Another Reason to Want a Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (Sponsored Video)

on Monday, August 20th, 2012

Apple may have Zooey Deschanel, Samuel L. Jackson and John Malkovich as celebrity endorsers, but Samsung has multi-faceted actor James Franco to promote the Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 Android tablet. This commercial showcases his multitasking talents while also showcasing some of the built in apps on the tablet. After you watch this “fun” video, checkRead More…

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Verizon Announces the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0)

on Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

The Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 (7.0) is the successor to the original Galaxy Tab which Verizon launched about 2 years ago. The Galaxy Tab 2 is a 7-inch tablet with 4G LTE, 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, Bluetooth 4.0, 8GB RAM and powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. It’s enterprise ready and has multimedia featuresRead More…