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PhotoProX iPhone Photography Case Review

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he biggest problem with waterproofed, “tough as nails” smartphone enclosures is that they’re too large — they won’t fit in a pocket which is where a phone is normally kept. So I thought the ...
 
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Poppy 3D Camera Review

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D photography requires two lenses in order to create depth in an image — so the specialized camera has had to be expensive and complicated to use. But wouldn’t it make sense to use the camer...
 
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Ambi powered by BluTEC Portable Personal Cooling Device Review

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alling something a “gadget” may help to differentiate it from another consumer electronics device, but it doesn’t exactly elevate its status as a useful device. But the Ambi powered by Blu*T...
 
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ELMO QBIC MS1 POV Action Camera Review

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on’t call the QBIC MS1 POV Action Camera “wearable”; sure its palm-sized shape may make it well suited for one-hand inconspicuous use, but it’s too heavy to wear on a label or affix to a shi...
 
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Yamaha YSP-1400 Digital Sound Projector Review

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ll sound bars use speakers contained inside of an enclosure. To get multichannel audio, not just stereo, either a sound bar comes with a pair of satellite speakers or uses a psycho-acoustic ...
 
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SLIMMY Wallet Original with RFID Shielding Review

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here’s lessons learned if you lived in New York, as I did in the 80’s and 90's, that dealt with how you entered and exited an ATM. Being vigilant required keeping your eyes open and having f...
 
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GRIP&SHOOT Review

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martphone cameras are great because they’re always there when you need them. But who ever thought that shooting a pic while held in one hand, tapping a screen button or punching a side tab w...
 
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iDevices Kitchen Thermometer Review

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’m far from being a good cook, but back in my early bachelor days I did more than just eat cereal and Mac ’n Cheese. There were actual times when I made the effort to cook real food — steaks...
 
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FlatWave Mini Indoor HD Antenna Review

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he advent of cable had people applauding when it first appeared some 20+ years ago: after all, now a home that couldn’t get any TV reception from an antenna could finally watch broadcast cha...
 
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Grace Digital Mini-Bullets II 900 MHz Wireless Speaker System Review

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nother day, another BBQ. And another plea for the ones providing the bill of fare for me to take care of the music. My soon-to-be-hosts aren't asking me to put playlists together, but want m...
 
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Keyport Slide 2.0 Review

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ity the poor keychain -- neglected, ignored and unloved. But what is a keychain today other than just a mechanism designed to scratch the smartphone sharing the same pocket? So that's where ...
 
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HeartMath Inner Balance Sensor Review

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ome people are naturally more nervous than others -- but who doesn't have something bothering them on some level, whether that's a significant other, a job, the weather...you name it? Part o...
 
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