Daily Archives: September 22, 2011

Floating Staircase

Gadget of the Week: Floating Staircase

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Okay, so it’s not really a gadget, but it’s damn cool looking, right?  We were hoping it might elevate your day to new heights, or raise up your spirits. The floating stair case is designed by soho-architektur. Check out the storage stair case and the bookshelf staircase.  They’re pretty neat...

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Lubricheck Tells You When to Change your Car’s Oil

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The majority of car owners cycle their vehicle’s oil ever 3000-5000 miles.  But did you know that might be over kill? Some of today’s cars can run well over 10,000 miles before requiring an oil change thanks to advances in engine design, but more importantly advances in oil chemistry.  And...

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dockBoss+ Makes Any Android Phone 30-pin Dock Compatible

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Android users tend to snear at iPhone owners.  But it’s not superiority, it’s jealously, right?  After all, those with an iOS device are not only entitled to AirPlay tech as a defualt feature on their device, a more vast and robust app selection, but all the awesome speaker docks.  So...

Nerf Vortex

NERF Vortex Nitron

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The NERF Vortex Nitron can blast up to 20 Nerf discs at what is a reported 25-feet in rapid succession thanks to battery powered motor.  Included is a Centerfire Tech Electronic Scope to help you nail your target in between the eyes using pulsing targeting lights that can flash at...

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Pandora Internet Radio Gets a New Look

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A few days ago Pandora, the ultra popular Internet radio station that tailors music playback according to your tastes, rolled out a site redesign. And from where we sit it looks even better than before. They’ve implemented a number of updates, but the most notable one is targeted at you...

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AOC e1649fwu 16-inch USB Monitor Requires Zero Power

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Laptops by design boast limited screen real estate.  Fine if you’re updating a spreadsheet or tacking a word doc, but not if you’re trying to accomplish design work in Photoshop.  Sure, you could just stay home and sit in front of your dual 30-inch LED monitors, but what fun is...

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Hitachi KC18DHL 18-Volt Lithium Ion 2 Tool Combo Kit Review

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[rating:4.5/5] While I’ve reviewed a number of large tool combo kits before, this is the first “smaller” one that I’ve had the chance to test out.  While the “official” name for it is a “Two Tool Combo Kit”, it actually has two tools (a drill driver and an impact driver)...

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Philip Fidelio DS7700 Bluetooth Docking Speaker Review

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[rating:4.5/5] Jawbone’s Jambox owns the market when it comes to an ultra portable Bluetooth speaker.  But that  leaves plenty of room for the bigger, but still portable speaker docks.  Case in point is the Philips Fidelio DS7700 Bluetooth Docking Speaker. Before we get into the review, I’d like to point...