Archive for April, 2014
 
 
 
Speakers
 
the Philips Mini DJ System
the Philips Mini DJ System
the Philips Mini DJ System

Philips Mini DJ System

For those looking for more than just a DJ app for your smartphone can opt for the Philips Mini DJ System that is really an oversized boombox. It has dual rotating docks for Apple devices and a channel fader that allows you to m...
 
Toys
 
Water RPG
Water RPG
Water RPG

Rocket Propelled Water Grenade

Soaking your friend in a barrage of water used to mean grabbing the garden hose.  Or if your family's wealth exceeded the normal means, a very well endowed supersoaker.  At least that was what the norm was 15 years ago. Now, if...

 
Movies
 
Star Wars Theme Song Washing Machine
Star Wars Theme Song Washing Machine
Star Wars Theme Song Washing Machine

Star Wars Theme Song Played on a Washing Machine (video)

[GR]JO-UXv2S2PU[/GR] Star Wars is just about every where we look.  In fact, we probably can't go more than a few weeks, if that, without posting about something related to the pervasive brand that seems to have invaded almost e...
 
Headphones Reviews
 
Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player main
Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player main
Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player main

Pyle Sports Waterproof MP3 Player Review

Just because it’s Summertime doesn’t mean the living is easy -- despite what the now-decades old song says. But for those of us who like to swim, or at least paddle around, the biggest problem is often boredom. Now I’m obviousl...

 
Camera
 
X-Cap
X-Cap
X-Cap

The X-Cap Adds A Self Closing Lens Cap to Almost Any Mirrorless Camera (video)

Mirrorless cameras might provide superior image quality over their point and shoot variants. But unlike their smaller brethren, they often don't sport an automatic lens cover, which can prevent dust, debris, and fingerprints fr...
 
Home Theater
 
Aperion-Intimus
Aperion-Intimus
Aperion-Intimus

Aperion’s Intimus 4T Summit: True Wireless HD Surround…Maybe (video)

Setting up a new home theater is never a simple "tear open the box and plug it in" affair. You'll need a receiver at the heart of the system, and then be prepared to string 10-gauge speaker cord throughout your living room, esp...

 
Cell Phones
 
iPhone prototype
iPhone prototype
iPhone prototype

iPhone Prototype: This is what the iPhone Should’ve Looked Like

Samsung and Apple have been in a heated legal battle for sometime now. It seems to be a case of she said, he said, which is a total over simplification on our behalf.  Nevertheless, sometimes we feel like it's the equivalent of...
 
Headphones
 
Replug
Replug
Replug

The Replug is Like MagSafe for Your Headphones

Breaking a key off in a lock is a nuisance to say the least. Break a headphone jack off into an iPhone or iPad, and you'll pay not only the price of inconvenience, but you might even have to replace the entire device. Sure, tha...

 
Household
 
Tube Wringers
Tube Wringers
Tube Wringers

Toothpaste Tube Wringer Gets The Last Drop Out (video)

These days, we're all tightening the good old purse strings. If we're not making our kids lick their plates clean, we're buying the store brand ketchup, which mind you never tastes the same as Heinz despite sporting the same in...
 
Headphones
 
Cord Cruncher
Cord Cruncher
Cord Cruncher

Cord Cruncher Headphones Review

What’s the worst thing that can happen to a pair of headphones you’re using with a mobile device? Well, duh, it’s to have the wires connected between each of the earbuds get tangled. Besides being a pain in the behind to untang...

 
Bag Reviews
 
Especial_Tres.57
Especial_Tres.57
Especial_Tres.57

Timbuk2 Especial Tres Review

As anyone who has been "in tune" with bicycle bags and the like knows, Timbuk2 is a name to be reckoned with.  The were formed more than 23 years ago in San Francisco, and have built up an amazingly loyal follower base.  They e...
 
Displays
 
hp_2311xi2
hp_2311xi2
hp_2311xi2

HP 2311xi 23-Inch IPS Display Review

If it ain't broke, don't fix it! This is a concept HP has honed to razor sharp perfection with their current crop of consumer level 23inch displays. Those elegant and debonair lines... That stunning almost volcanic glass-like f...