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Review: OtterBox Waterproof iPod Video Case

Review: OtterBox Waterproof iPod Video Case

Ed Steele October 9, 2007 Comments Off on Review: OtterBox Waterproof iPod Video Case

Some of you probably spent your weekend relaxing by the pool. We did too, except we had a little otter to keep us company. The OtterBox waterproof case for the iPod video claims it

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Review: Sandisk Sansa Shaker MP3 Player

Review: Sandisk Sansa Shaker MP3 Player

Ed Steele October 8, 2007 Comments Off on Review: Sandisk Sansa Shaker MP3 Player

Every now and then a new gadget comes along that breaks the mold and makes us smile. The Sandisk Sansa Shaker MP3 player is a low-cost MP3 player that’s designed with kids in mind,

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The Best Bluetooth Headset Ever

The Best Bluetooth Headset Ever

Ed Steele September 24, 2007 Comments Off on The Best Bluetooth Headset Ever

I’ve owned more Bluetooth headsets than I can count. First there was the Jabra-200, then the Jabra BT-800, then a couple of Motorolas, then a Nokia HS-11W…anyway, each one had nice features and a

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Review: Squawkers McCaw Robot Parrot

Review: Squawkers McCaw Robot Parrot

Ed Steele September 9, 2007 1

Squawkers McCaw is the latest Fur Real friend from Hasbro to hit the skies, and for a robotic parrot he’s very realistic and a ton of fun. Full video review with the feline reaction

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Review: Black & Decker StormStation

Review: Black & Decker StormStation

Ed Steele April 20, 2007 Comments Off on Review: Black & Decker StormStation

The Black & Decker StormStation is just what you need in the event you lose power. The “Find Me” emergency room light automatically kicks on, and you can charge and power small devices with

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Review: Snuggle Pals Snuggle Puppy Kitty

Review: Snuggle Pals Snuggle Puppy Kitty

Ed Steele April 9, 2007 Comments Off on Review: Snuggle Pals Snuggle Puppy Kitty

If you happened to catch my recent “ninja kitten” video, you may know that I’ve adopted a new ninja. He was only 8 weeks old when he left the kitten ninja mountaintop, and even

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Logitech Playstation 3 (PS3) MediaBoard Keyboard Review

Logitech Playstation 3 (PS3) MediaBoard Keyboard Review

Ed Steele March 27, 2007 1

After trying it out for a few days, here are the “Top Five Reasons Why I Didn’t Like the PS3 MediaBoard”: 1) The keyboard requires a USB dongle to be plugged into the Playstation3

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First Look At PS3 Folding@Home

First Look At PS3 Folding@Home

Ed Steele March 22, 2007 Comments Off on First Look At PS3 Folding@Home

Sony released System Update 1.60 for the Playstation3 this morning, and I’ve downloaded and installed it and the Folding@Home application on my PS3. I put together a video demonstration of Folding@Home in action for

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Review: Nyko Xbox 360 Multi Reader

Review: Nyko Xbox 360 Multi Reader

Ed Steele March 22, 2007 Comments Off on Review: Nyko Xbox 360 Multi Reader

There’s not too much to the Nyko Xbox 360 Multi Reader really. It’s a combo USB hubba hubba with three USB ports AND a card reader that can deftly handle Smart Media, Compact Flash,

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Review: The Slanket ( Forget The Electric Blanket )

Review: The Slanket ( Forget The Electric Blanket )

Ed Steele December 12, 2006 4

I’ve got a very bad review habit. You see when I review a product, I don’t just try it out and then write a quick fluffy blurb about it. When I review a product

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Review: Neuros MPEG4 Video Recorder 2 for iPod & PSP

Review: Neuros MPEG4 Video Recorder 2 for iPod & PSP

Ed Steele July 5, 2006 Comments Off on Review: Neuros MPEG4 Video Recorder 2 for iPod & PSP

Those of you who have been reading this blog for awhile know that I have an affinity for video gadgets. Many years ago I found a nifty way to broadcast the video output from

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Review: Pertelian X2040 External LCD Display

Review: Pertelian X2040 External LCD Display

Ed Steele June 16, 2006 Comments Off on Review: Pertelian X2040 External LCD Display

I’m going to cut right to the chase with this review. The Pertelian X2040 LCD screen is going to appeal to four types of people: hardcore gamers, sys admins, information junkies, and tweaq freaks.

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Review: Nintendo DS Lite Polar White

Review: Nintendo DS Lite Polar White

Ed Steele June 12, 2006 3

The Nintendo DS Lite launched today! Whether you ventured out at midnight or you picked up your pre-order at a more reasonable hour, you surely realize now how much sleeker, sexier, smoother, and brighter

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Review: Soyo 20GB Slim Drive USB 2.0 SlimEx Platinum

Review: Soyo 20GB Slim Drive USB 2.0 SlimEx Platinum

Ed Steele May 15, 2006 Comments Off on Review: Soyo 20GB Slim Drive USB 2.0 SlimEx Platinum

This has to be the slimmest & sexiest USB drive I’ve found yet. To give you a size comparison, in the background is the small Seagate 100GB external drive – the Soyo makes the

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50,000 Volt Tesla Coil Experiments – Video Review

50,000 Volt Tesla Coil Experiments – Video Review

Ed Steele April 9, 2006 Comments Off on 50,000 Volt Tesla Coil Experiments – Video Review

We’ve probably missed out on a great educational opportunity with this awesome Telsa Coil from Edmund Scientific. We could have told you more about how it works and discussed the brilliant scientist who invented

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