REVIEW – What’s halfway between a shoulder bag and a backpack? A cross-body sling bag, that’s what. Long-time bag maker Chrome Industries recently released their 15L Kadet Max and included a new feature: a swappable buckle. Let’s take a look. What is it? The Chrome Industries Kadet Max is a cross-body sling bag with a […]
REVIEW – Power is paramount these days, but portability can be a problem. In the past several years, portable power solutions in various shapes, sizes, and capacities have exploded onto the market. A recent addition to this product space is the Anker SOLIX C1000 Portable Power Station. Let’s check it out! What is it? The
REVIEW – My Apple Watch is one of my favorite gadgets of all time, but compared to other watches I’d owned, it’s a bit smallish and fragile. I’d been searching for a product that would both protect my Apple Watch and make it look a bit tougher. The Rugged Case for Apple Watch from Nomad
REVIEW – Sling bags are all the rage these days, and it seems like every company that offers soft goods is producing a sling bag or three. Some of these products are small and simple, others are large and multi-featured. The Man Bag Co. recently released their The City Sling V2 “for guys who carry
REVIEW – Wireless technology has simplified charging for smartphone users. Apple’s MagSafe wireless charging has become an essential feature for many smartphone users. The Zagg mophie Wireless Charing Vent Mount with MagSafe offers the convenience of wireless charging with the practicality of a vent mount, and it takes full advantage of Apple’s innovative MagSafe technology.
REVIEW – Even before the pandemic, online purchases were on the rise, and with the world period of stay-at-home, this trend skyrocketed. More shipped packages mean more labels, so investing in a good label printer is one way to increase efficiency and lower costs for small or large businesses. The Nelko Bluetooth Thermal Shipping Label
REVIEW – Here at The Gadgeteer, we’ve reviewed several products from JLab, all of which were audio gadgets like earbuds and headphones. But JLab also produces a range of keyboard and mouse products. Here we review the JLab Epic Mouse and JLab GO Keyboard. Do they live up to the quality and affordability of the
REVIEW – The first robot vacuum cleaners to appear on the market several almost three decades ago were generally functional but quite light on features. Today’s generation of robot vacuum cleaners are not only loaded with features but also with sophisticated technology. One of the latest examples is the Lefant M1 Robot Vacuum and Mop.
REVIEW – When I reviewed the AeroPress and AeroPress Go coffee makers back in 2019, I was impressed with both products. But in the back of my mind, there was one feature that I thought would have made both products just a bit better: a reusable filter. AeroPress must have finally read my mind, because
REVIEW – In May 2021 I reviewed the EPOS GTW 270 Hybrid Wireless Earbuds, and overall, I was quite impressed. However, I thought they lacked two critical features. EPOS recently updated these earbuds, but did they add the critical features I thought were missing? Read on to find out! What is it? The EPOS GTW
NEWS – Sling bags are in. Check out the CIVIC Access Sling 2L or CAS2, the latest sling bag from EVERGOODS, makers of crossover backpacks and accessories. While the CAS2 bears a resemblance to its larger sibling, the Mountain Hip Pack 3.5L, the CAS2 is a slimmer, more low profile sling for your small EDC
REVIEW – Knives are one of the most common items included in EDC kit, so we’ve covered many of them here at The Gadgeteer, including several knives from WESN. I’ve been impressed with each of them, so I was very interested to review the WESN Samla, a modern take on a friction-folder pocket knife. Let’s
REVIEW – I was very impressed by the Able Carry Daily Pack (and accessories) when I reviewed it back in September 2020. I found it to be a great pack for EDC, commuting, a short overnight trip, or a hiking day pack. However, I found myself wondering what a larger Able Carry Daily Pack might
ARTICLE – While I’ve been mostly working from home for nearly the past two years, there are still a handful of EDC items I try to keep nearby and on my person when venturing out into the wide world. As a biomedical engineer and office dweller, my EDC kit needs are generally light and minimalist,
REVIEW – The wireless earbuds market may be one of the most crowded of any consumer electronic product category, with new ones being released every day. One of the newest is the Black Shark T2 Luficer wireless earbuds. Let’s check them out. What is it? The Black Shark T2 Luficer wireless earbuds are a Bluetooth