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BACtrack_Vio_table_6563_v2
BACtrack_Vio_table_6563_v2
BACtrack_Vio_table_6563_v2

BACtrack Vio Breathalyzer Review: Say Goodbye to BAC Conjecture

I always err on the side of caution when I've been imbibing in alcohol.  Which is to say, give me one beer and I likely won't operate a motor vehicle.  Call it a previous bad experience.  And while not fatal or liable, it was o...
 
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Smartphones
 
Martian Notifier-001
Martian Notifier-001
Martian Notifier-001

Martian Notifier Review: Never Miss Another Text or Call

At $299, Martian's Voice Command watches can be a tough nut to swallow.  Which is to say they ain't cheap, especially since they cost more than the latest Android Wear!  But now there is a cheaper alternative: the Martian Notif...
 
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Smartphones
 
SpyderStyle i5d-0516
SpyderStyle i5d-0516
SpyderStyle i5d-0516

SpiderStyle i5d iPhone Battery Case Review

I've written numerous times about the atrocious battery life the iPhone 5 and 5s get. It's a daily struggle for me; as an app developer it was awful. As a journalist it's terrible. And as someone who only uses it for checking e...
 
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Smartphones
 
Samsung Gear 2-003
Samsung Gear 2-003
Samsung Gear 2-003

Samsung Gear 2 Review

The wearable space is exploding.  But that goes with out saying.  In fact, Gadget Review and Techzulu just wrapped our first wearable event.  We had an assortment of exhibitors on hand, including Melon, Muse, and others.  Unfor...
 
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Tablets
 
Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard V2-0499
Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard V2-0499
Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard V2-0499

Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard for iPad Air Review

For the best keyboards with an iPad, Logitech has been the top of the line. In fact, the Ultrathin is my current go-to keyboard, and I've recommended it above every other iPad keyboard and keyboard case since it released late l...
 
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Gear
 
Mixbag-0511
Mixbag-0511
Mixbag-0511

Mixbag Transformer Bag Review

Laptop bags are a tough thing to buy. We all have different everyday needs that don’t always associate with anyone else’s. And we don’t just use the bag to it’s fullest, we use it to our most benefit...but at the same time also...
 
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Smartphones
 
Blue Spark Digital-0467
Blue Spark Digital-0467
Blue Spark Digital-0467

Blue Microphone Spark Digital Review

Smartphones are behind for professional-grade equipment, even though we’re using them more and more for just about everything. So what happens? The quality of our content drops. Convenience always trumps usability, quality, and...
 
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Gear
 
MediaBeam main
MediaBeam main
MediaBeam main

Ematic MediaBeam Streaming Media Player Review

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lot has been made of Chromecast, Google’s combination of a “Smart TV” dongle and linkage with a smartphone or computer. But the first out of the gate isn’t always the winner, so don't count...
 
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Smartphones
 
Bem Speaker Band
Bem Speaker Band
Bem Speaker Band

Bem Speaker Band Review

W
hat's the deal with the whole "smart watch" thing when it's the phone in the pocket doing all the heavy lifting? I don't need little apps dancing in an LCD window, the whole purpose of the o...
 
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Smartphones
 
Martian G2G Watch main
Martian G2G Watch main
Martian G2G Watch main

Martian G2G Blue Watch Review

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earable devices are proliferating the culture, but nothing continues to garner more attention than that of a “smart” watch. Maybe it's because it echoes the past where the time was always ju...
 
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Smartphones
 
Bluelounge Kii-0391
Bluelounge Kii-0391
Bluelounge Kii-0391

Bluelounge Kii Review

In this era of ultraportables, smartphones, and minimalism, carrying more around is passe. Doing so defeats the whole purpose of simplicity, and at least for me, it's a burden that we should be able to get rid of entirely. Grea...
 
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Smartphones
 
Logitech Mobile Speakerphone P710e-0400
Logitech Mobile Speakerphone P710e-0400
Logitech Mobile Speakerphone P710e-0400

Logitech Mobile Speakerphone P710e Review

Proper communication in the workplace is the most important aspect of any business. The best intentions, plans, and people in the world can't get anything done if they can't communicate properly. There's a reason why opening li...
 
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