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ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL battery button side
ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL battery button side
ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL battery button side

Accessory Power ReVIVE Solar ReStore XL Review

I’m a big fan of hiking and once I moved to California from the East Coast, I ramped up the amount of time my feet and the ground visited each other. My basic accoutrements through the years haven’t changed, but as camping out ...
 
Accessories
 
desk pets CarBot
desk pets CarBot
desk pets CarBot

desk pets CarBot R/C Review

“Show me someone who doesn't like an R/C car, and he's no relative of mine.” Albert Einstein Okay he never said that -- but anyone who doesn’t like radio controlled cars (or planes or helicopters) has no right to say they’ve an...

 
Computer Accessory Reviews
 
Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot
Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot
Actiontec GT784WN WIreless N ADSL Modem Router product shot

Actiontec GT784WN Wireless N ADSL Modem Router Review

There was a time when setting up an Internet connection was a time intensive event -- one that was backed up by the need to succeed despite the technology barring the way (and the ever-present reminder of just how much that con...
 
Review Articles
 
SunBriteTV Model 3260HD All-Weather Outdoor LCD Television outdoor use lifestyle
SunBriteTV Model 3260HD All-Weather Outdoor LCD Television outdoor use lifestyle
SunBriteTV Model 3260HD All-Weather Outdoor LCD Television outdoor use lifestyle

SunBriteTV Model 3260HD All-Weather Outdoor LCD Television Review

Drive-ins were all about the fun of watching anything outside -- how else to explain the worst films you ever saw attracting teenagers back in the day (my day, that is). But taking a TV into the backyard is madness -- not just ...

 
Home Theater Reviews
 
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot

Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Review

The early days of consumer electronics belittled “small” -- after all,vacuum tubes and circuitry required plenty of space to do its thing. The miniaturization of components was looked askance at by some -- there was this belief...
 
Review Articles
 
Duck Hunter Launch N Load
Duck Hunter Launch N Load
Duck Hunter Launch N Load

Duck Hunter Launch and Load Review

When was the last time a toy made you laugh uncontrollably...and I don’t mean imitating Tickle Me Elmo? Or when was the last time you engaged in the mainly sport of duck hunting? For those afraid that Dick Chaney might be lurki...

 
Accessories
 
Maxell AirStash product shot
Maxell AirStash product shot
Maxell AirStash product shot

Maxell AirStash Review

Mobile devices are like really, really old people trying to absorb new thoughts -- there’s never enough memory left working to contain everything you need. Hey, I remember the first time I added a mere 256MB extension module to...
 
iPad Accessory Reviews
 
D-Link DIR-505 All-in-One Mobile Companion main
D-Link DIR-505 All-in-One Mobile Companion main
D-Link DIR-505 All-in-One Mobile Companion main

D-Link DIR-505 All-in-One Mobile Companion Review

A few years ago Apple put out their Airport Express -- basically it was a portable router that plugged directly into an AC outlet for convenience. While not the first to do this, Apple’s model caught consumer attention for ease...

 
Furniture
 
InaTrap GR-330 Mosquito Trap full view
InaTrap GR-330 Mosquito Trap full view
InaTrap GR-330 Mosquito Trap full view

Inaday InaTrap GR-330 Mosquito Trap Review

They call it the “dog days of summer.” By that, they mean the weather’s hot and it’s more than just unbearable. But I think the term should refer to the scratching and itching that goes on from being outside -- and I don’t mean...
 
Accessory Reviews
 
CTA Digital Bluetooth Keyboard with Telephone Handset main shot
CTA Digital Bluetooth Keyboard with Telephone Handset main shot
CTA Digital Bluetooth Keyboard with Telephone Handset main shot

CTA Digital Bluetooth Keyboard with Telephone Handset Review

Smartphones and tablets -- especially tablets -- are convenient for jotting down your thoughts using an onscreen keyboard. But when it comes to fingers flying over that keyboard, not so much since the onscreen 
“keyboard” can’t...

 
Home Theater
 
LG LCD 55-inch Cinema 3D Google TV G2 Series main shot
LG LCD 55-inch Cinema 3D Google TV G2 Series main shot
LG LCD 55-inch Cinema 3D Google TV G2 Series main shot

LG 55G2 55-inch 3D LED TV Review

It's rapidly becoming evident that an HDTV can’t rely on just a high-def screen anymore; it must have enhancements in order to gain attention from the consumer. Among the enhancements now expected are such things as an Internet...
 
DVR
 
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot

Slingbox PRO-HD Review

It’s a given that a mobile device is carrying around video content -- smartphones and tablets aren’t “glorified” MP3 players, after all. But there seems to be a disconnect between the content you can view in your home -- i.e., ...