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  • Stepping on a LEGO brick won’t hurt if you’re wearing these slippers

    23 April 2014, 2:15 pm by: Julie Strietelmeier

    Are you a LEGO fan? I bet you don’t have a pair of these snazzy LEGO slippers under your bed. Only the true LEGO fanatic will add a pair of these LEGO Brick slippers from Convenient Gadgets & Gifts to their brick collection. These slippers are designed in…
  • Never pay someone to scan your photo negatives again

    23 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Janet Cloninger

    With the iPhone and Android Film Scanner, you’ll be able to scan your own 35mm photo negatives directly into your smartphone, as easily as snapping a photo.  And you’ll be able to color correct or even stitch together images before you save them.…
  • Quivvers Big Rig review

    23 April 2014, 11:00 am by: Smythe Richbourg

    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…
  • WaterField adds 15 inch Rough Rider Leather Messenger Bag

    23 April 2014, 10:00 am by: Julie Strietelmeier

    A couple months ago we told you about WaterField’s Rough Rider Leather Messenger Bag made of gorgeous distressed leather and available in a choice of six different accent colors: black, copper, pine, green, flame and pearl. The only down side to this bad was…
  • Four port USB charging hub for your car

    23 April 2014, 9:00 am by: Janet Cloninger

    USB charging hubs are everywhere, but this is the first one I’ve seen that’s designed for use in the car.  The Quad USB Power Charger from RichardSolo supplies 2.4A per port, so you can charge four power-hungry tablets simultaneously from your car’s DC…
  • The tablet wars heat up: the ASUS Vivo Tab Note 8

    23 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Mark Rosengarten

    I never get tired of tiny Windows machines.  I’ve owned everything from the OQO to the Fujitsu UH100 to the Viliv N5 to the Dell Venue Pro 8.  Now ASUS has tossed its large hat into the 8″ Windows tablet right with its new offering, the Vivo Tab Note…
  • Papago GoWatch 770 review

    23 April 2014, 7:00 am by: Ryan Chapman

    I’ve never been much of a fan of watches. I’d either lose them, break them, or forget to wear them. Then cell phones came along, further denying my need for a time keeping device. However, I came upon a change of heart when I started coaching tennis. The…
  • Everpurse introduces the Mini iPhone charging wallet

    22 April 2014, 5:00 pm by: Julie Strietelmeier

    Do you remember the Everpurse iPhone charging clutch purse and handbags that we have covered here (see related links below) in the past? The company behind those products has just introduced the Everpurse Mini charging hard-shell wallet. The Mini can charge…
  • Drink from your phone… or listen to music from your water bottle…

    22 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Janet Cloninger

    The AdNArt SNB5 The Beat Silicone Hydra Bottle is a reusable water bottle with a chamber to hold your iPhone 4 or 5 (though it will work with other similarly-sized phones).  The 18-oz bottle is made of 100% silicone and is BPA- and phthalate-free.  It has a…
  • HTC One M8 Android smartphone review

    22 April 2014, 10:11 am by: Julie Strietelmeier

    The new HTC One M8 smartphone is one of the sleekest Android smartphones currently on the market. Once again HTC has skipped the slick plastic case that people often tag with the word “cheap” and decided to go with a premium designed metal case that looks…
  • Rack up some XPs by brushing

    22 April 2014, 9:00 am by: Morgan Bornstein

    What better way to encourage brushing in kids (and some adults) than by gamifying the twice a day chore?  A team of inventors is seeking crowd funding to make the Grush (Gaming-toothbRUSH) into a reality.  The toothbrush itself doubles as a motion sensing…
  • Protect your personal data and charge your phone with this wallet

    22 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Janet Cloninger

    QVC’s special value of the day is a choice of an RFID-blocking wallet in either a men’s or women’s styling.  The HALO wallets shield your RFID-enabled cards from being scanned without your knowledge – perhaps by people looking to steal your identity.…
  • Faveable shares great deals on Jawbone JAMBOX Bluetooth Speaker, Samsung SSD and more

    21 April 2014, 1:00 pm by: Julie Strietelmeier

    Hope you had a good weekend, and are ready for another edition of partnered content from Faveable.com – this time around they are continuing the focus on some awesome every-day gadgets available with killer deals. First up, a very popular and…
  • Seatback mount for planes, trains, and buses

    21 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Janet Cloninger

    I’ve seen tray-top stands to hold your mobile devices during flights, but they always seemed a little dangerous to me.  Because they weren’t tied down in any way, it seemed that your mobile device could go flying in case of turbulence.  The cradle of the…
  • Oral-B Deep Sweep 1000 electric toothbrush review

    21 April 2014, 11:00 am by: Andy Chen

    “He needs to brush longer,” said my son’s dentist.  Funny, I seem to get that from my dentist as well.  What good could an electric toothbrush do that can’t be accomplished with a regular toothbrush?  Today we look at the Oral-B Deep Sweep 1000…
  • Protect your new Samsung Galaxy S5 with a DRACOdesign Supernova Aluminum Bumper

    21 April 2014, 9:00 am by: Julie Strietelmeier

    Available in 5 colors including the Electric Blue that you see above is DRACOdesign’s latest bumper case for Samsung’s latest smartphone, the Galaxy S5. The Supernova bumper is made of ultra-lightweight airplane grade aluminum and provides maximum…
  • Charge your devices while you recharge yourself in the great outdoors

    21 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Janet Cloninger

    The Bang Bang Solar Tent incorporates a solar charging panel so you can keep your devices charged in the great outdoors.  After all, you don’t want to rough it too much!  The 5W solar panel charges a lithium storage battery, which can then be used to…
  • Saddleback Leather iPad case giveaway!

    21 April 2014, 7:00 am by: Julie Strietelmeier

    Gadgeteers, today is your lucky day to enter our contest to win your choice of one of three rugged leather iPad cases from Saddleback Leather Company. If you win, you’ll be able to protect your iPad, iPad mini or iPad Air with a leather case that has been…
  • Grace Digital Encore Wi-Fi Music Player Internet radio review

    20 April 2014, 11:00 am by: Julie Strietelmeier

    We review a lot of speakers here on The Gadgeteer. Some of them have Bluetooth, AirPlay or NFC. The speaker I’m reviewing today doesn’t have any of those features. What it does offer are some things that most of the speakers we review don’t have…
  • This is the most unique charging hub for the kitchen you’ll see today

    20 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Janet Cloninger

    I’ve seen lots of attempts at creating a sleek charging station for the kitchen counter, but this is something I’ve never seen.  The TowlHub doesn’t take up any extra room on your counter, because it replaces your current paper towel holder.  It’s…
  • Amazon Fire TV, Ninja blenders, LEGO and more – Weekly roundup

    19 April 2014, 4:14 pm by: Julie Strietelmeier

    Did you miss one of our posts this week? We covered quite a few topics from Janet’s and my review of the Amazon Fire TV streaming video device, to Dave’s trip report when he and his son (the Gadgeteer Kit) attended a LEGO build challenge event and Mark’s…
  • Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat review

    19 April 2014, 11:00 am by: Larry Geisz

    Thermostats, in my day they only came in two varieties: round and rectangular . Today, thermostats are still available in rectangular and round, but now they also come in smart versions and programmable versions as well. With features such as digital and touch…
  • ZAGG introduces Auto-Fit keyboards for 7-10″ Android tablets

    19 April 2014, 9:00 am by: Julie Strietelmeier

    The new line of Auto-Fit Bluetooth keyboards from ZAGG offers one-size fits all compatibility with a wide range of Android tablets from multiple manufacturers. The keyboards feature a spring-loaded cover that can expand to accommodate the specific height of…
  • These light-up shoes are for adults

    19 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Janet Cloninger

    If you walk/run, ride a bike, or do other outdoor activities at night, you need to make sure you’re visible to motorists.  There’s a lot of reflective clothing on the market, but they may not suit you for one reason or another.  With the PowerSpurz from…
  • Dual function pen and stylus from Levenger adds some color to your day

    18 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Janet Cloninger

    This simple ballpoint pen from Levenger adds a stylus tip, to make it even more functional.  The Chroma Lustra Stylus Ballpoint Pen is available in a few colors, but the blue and green colors seen here are currently on sale for only $19.95.  The pen has a…

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