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They’re never too young to start social networking

on Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

One of my nephews will be a father (again) soon, so I’ve been looking at potential new baby gifts.  This isn’t exactly a gift for the baby because it will be useless by the time the baby is here (any moment now).  The Kickbee is a band the mom-to-be wears around her tummy.  It has Read More…

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Twitter #Music

on Monday, April 15th, 2013
Posted in: News

There is news that Twitter will launch a new music service, but it appears to be invite only. If you take a peak at music.twitter.com, there is a holding page with the hashtag #music and the words “coming soon”. There is also a button to sign in – but when you do so, it doesn’t Read More…

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American Express and Twitter let you pay with #AmexSync

on Monday, February 18th, 2013
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

American Express recently announced that consumers who use Twitter will be able to pay for items using a special hashtag for certain products and websites.  After tweeting them what you want, you get a confirmation hashtag.  You then need to tweet back the confirmation hashtag, an email will be sent to you, then you need to confirm Read More…

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Twournal turns your tweets into a book

on Friday, August 20th, 2010
Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

With Twournal (currently in private beta) you can immortalize your profound twitterings into an actual paperback book that can include replies and attached Twitpic, Tweetphoto or Yfrog pictures in color or black and white. You have the ability to select which tweets you want to start and end at. You can add a dedication and Read More…

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Twitter Releases Android Application

on Friday, April 30th, 2010
Posted in: Android related, News

Twitter just released their own client for Android. This joins quite a few applications on the platform including Twidroid, TweetCaster and HTC’s own Peep. According to the blog post it was developed with the Android team. It looks like a nice implementation, but does not support multiple accounts and requires Android 2.1. Also, since it Read More…

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Another Way to Monitor Your Pet’s Activity

on Friday, January 22nd, 2010
Posted in: News, Pet Gadgets

Recently, we told you about the Pet’s Eye View digital camera you could attach to your pet’s collar so you could see what he does while you’re out.  Now, here’s some information about how you can get your dog online and tweeting.  Mattel has announced Puppy Tweets, a plastic tag that will attach to your dog’s collar, will Read More…

Your tweets will live on – TweetBookz

on Monday, November 23rd, 2009
Posted in: News

Do you think your tweets are so wise and profound that they should be captured forever? No one should ever forget the tweet about your 10 inch tall pastrami sandwich masterpiece and subsequent bathroom episode an hour later. Your tweets can live forever in a TweetBookz. TweetBookz are 5.5 x 8.5 inches wide hard cover Read More…

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All Twitter, All the Time with TwitterPeek

on Tuesday, November 17th, 2009

I’m not a Twitter user, making me and the dog down the street the only non-Tweeters in existence.  Listening to the ladies on The View talk about their Tweeting habits just kind of kills the whole draw for me.  But if I was interested in reading vapid celebrity comments or broadcasting my thoughts (as few Read More…

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Sharing and Tweeting

on Monday, February 2nd, 2009
Posted in: Uncategorized

Some of you may have noticed the two buttons that I recently added to the bottom of each review here on The Gadgeteer. Instead of assuming that you all know what they can be used for, I thought I would be proactive and explain them.