Monthly Archives: August 2011


RYOBI One+ 10″ Lituium 18v Chain Saw Review


[rating:4/5] When I first saw this little thing, I wanted to laugh; this dinky chain saw was supposed to actually work?  I had used gas chain saws before, and I had used electric chain saws – both to varying results – but a battery operated one?  Never.  Now, I have...


Han Solo and R2D2 Ice Cube Trays


No geek’s kitchen is complete without these ice trays from ThinkGeek.  Both are $9.99 each and are made of food safe silicone.  The Star Wars Han Solo in Carbonite ice tray is clearly the front runner, since it plays on the whole frozen theme, and goes perfectly with that flash drive....

playGo USB Wireless

playGO USB Wireless Speaker System


There are more than a myriad of options when it comes to wirelessly streaming music to a set of speakers in  your home.  For instance, there is Audioengine.  They provide a simple solution that consists of a USB dongle that plugs into your computer and sends tunes to an accompanying receiver unit....

iPad Fridge Magnet-1

iPad Fridge Magnet

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The iPad is a great addition to any kitchen.  A bit of a cliche, we know, but it’s the truth of the matter.  You can access a vast array of recipes for whipping up new dishes for the family, surf the web for the latest news while waiting for your...

Toddy Cloth

Toddy Gear Smart Cloth Review

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[rating:4/5] Billed as a specially-crafted cleaning cloth for tablets, monitors, and other devices, the Toddy Smart Cloth by Toddy Gear features two sides – a silk microfiber side for buffing and polishing and a plush microfiber for deeper basic cleaning. With a wide variety of patterns and designs to choose...

Olympus E-PM1 Camera

Olympus PEN E-PM1 Price and Launch Date Announced


Today, Olympus officially unveiled the Olympus PEN E-PM1 camera.  It’s the smallest and lightest of the PEN cameras, but can still capture HD video and photos, and is compatible with Olympus’ interchangeable lens system. Behind the lens is a 12.3 megapixel sensor supported by two (dual core) processing engines that is...


Gadget of the Week: Bloomframe (video)


The Bloomframe converts from a floor-to-ceiling window into a glass balcony at the touch of a button.  To acheive this feat it incorporates a set of hinges and a motor that literally unfolds, in about 30-seconds, the window to form a secure, 3 meter wide balcony. [GR]UrVuJ7WXvQU[/GR]...


adidas adipure Barefoot Sneakers (video)


Vibram’s Five Finger shoes pretty much sets the bar when it comes to barefoot trainers.  They now offer a variety of shoes and we’ve witnessed their rise from small time shoe company to now having a presence in any gym we’ve ever set foot in.  While we don’t know their...