Julie Strietelmeier

I created The Gadgeteer in 1997 as a fun way to share my passion for gadgets which began when I was a little kid. Some of my other interests include ukulele, photography, productivity hacks, and minimalism. Learn more about me and my favorite gear.

Franklin Covey Palm V series Leather Hard Case Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm V/Vx Personally, I feel that more than any other accessory that you might purchase for your PDA, the case that you choose is one of the biggest reflections of your personality…save maybe the styli. Some people prefer leather, some metal. What if you like both? If so, there’s now a case […]

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Half Keyboard Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm m100, III, V, VII series and Handspring Visor Keylink.prc 17k (driver) PDA input devices have become very popular accessories. Even though Palm OS devices have several ways to enter data via the stylus (on screen keyboard, graffiti, etc.), there are people out there that still want the old fashion input abilities

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iPowerPak Battery Charger / Extender Review

Product Requirements: Device: Compaq iPAQ, Casio E-100, E-105, E-115 and E-125 The iPowerPak from DataNation is a portable battery extender / charger that is compatible with the Compaq iPAQ, and Casio E series (E-100, 105, 115, 125) Pocket PCs. This small 2.75 x 2.50 x .75in (70 x 63.5 x 19mm) L x W x

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InnoPocket Palm V Emergency Charger Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm V/Vx or IBM WorkPad c3 Picture this, you are on your way to a business trip or vacation spot when you realize that you forgot to pack your Palm V Cradle and AC adapter. Now what are you going to do if the Palm V runs out of juice? Although I’ve

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MatchBookDrive CF Springboard Adapter Review

Product Requirements: Device: Handspring Visor, Visor Deluxe, Platinum, or Prism FAFileMover Package from Kopsis (must be purchased separately): FAFileMv.prc 29k CFATALib.prc 5k CFFATLib.prc 23k FAFormat.prc 8k CFCardInfo.prc 11k As a Handspring Visor owner, have you ever been jealous of Pocket PC owners that have the ability to increase the storage space of their PDAs by

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Stowaway Portable Keyboard Group Review

Product Requirements: Device: Palm III series, Palm V series, Palm VII series, Palm m100, 105, Palm m500, m505, 27k Handspring Visor Deluxe, Prism, Platinum, 27k HP Jornada 525, 540, 560 series, 70k Compaq iPAQ 3150, 3600 series, 72k Since I reviewed the original Stowaway keyboard for the Palm V series, Think Outside has created several other versions

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X10 FireCracker Kit Review

Product Requirements: Desktop: Windows PC required if you wish to use the FireCracker desktop software (optional) FireCracker 1.8meg self executing archive Remember those funny commercials for the device that would allow you to clap your hands to turn a lamp on or off? You know the jingle, “Clap on… Clap off… Clap on, Clap off.

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Vaja iPAQ + Silver Slider Case Review

Product Requirements: Device: iPAQ and Silver Slider 04/22/01 Updated. Comments on new version will be made in red. The Vaja Silver Slider iPAQ case is the only case available to date that has been specifically made for the iPAQ and Silver Slider. The Silver Slider is a modified Compact Flash Card Expansion Sleeve made by

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