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SLIMMY Wallet Original main
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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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2015 Kia K900 First Drive and Review (video)

Let's not mince words: Kia isn't a luxury brand (at least not yet - more on that in a second).  The company has largely experienced success amongst amongst a younger generation that seek a practical, yet fairly well equipped ca...
 
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Quirky Power Pivot Genius-0339
Quirky Power Pivot Genius-0339

Quirky Pivot Power Genius Review

Handling electricity sucks. Devices can be overcharged, lights can be left on accidentally, there aren't always enough outlets...the potential problems are infinite. As to be expected with any technology that's remained mostly ...
 
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Fuelband SE-2
Fuelband SE-2
Fuelband SE-2

Nike Fuelband SE Review (video)

In 2012 I reviewed Nike's Fuelband.  For the most part I liked what I saw, though, and this was met with controversy, I didn't believe it was all that accurate.  Largely, because the first Fuelband counted my steps even while I...
 
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The Autographer Review

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hat’s with these “wearable” cameras that are all the rage lately? Do they work and really know what they’re doing and how do you handle them? The Autographer does what a “wearable” camera sh...
 
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DistilUnion Wally Case-0318
DistilUnion Wally Case-0318
DistilUnion Wally Case-0318

DistilUnion Wally Case for iPhone Review

The Wally is great. Combining the phone and wallet is a great way to make carry less and make your wallet easier to manage in a growing digital world. Because really, who needs to carry a lot of cash, if any, daily? But the Wal...
 
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