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Become Batman with the KILLSPENCER Utility Belt

Why use your pockets when you can hang all your EDC gear from your belt? You know, like Batman. KILLSPENCER lets you live that dream with their new …

Knives

OxyLED lights review

Adding extra light where none exists can be a huge hassle and expense when wiring, and new electrical work is concerned. An easier way is to add easy …

Home Automation

This backpack runs on jet fuel

Until humans evolve to have the ability to fly like Superman, we’ll continue to dream about flying like Superman. One way to fuel that dream is with …

Aviation

GEMINI magnetic speakers, EVERGOODS backpacks, Amabrush automatic toothbrush, and more – Notable crowdfunding campaigns

Today I’m bringing you a brand new batch of interesting crowdfunding projects. I find these campaigns through emails that have been sent to me and my …

Dental Care

Logitech’s POWERPLAY charging tech will charge your wireless mouse while you use it

I’ve been an advocate for wireless charging since the days of Microsoft’s SPOT watches. The SPOT watches were the first smart watches and some …

Gear & Gadgets

Switchmate Bright, SnapPower SwitchLight, Kanex Apple Watch Charging Stand and more – Weekly roundup

How is everyone doing on this wonderful Saturday afternoon? The weather here today in Southern Indiana is gorgeous. But I’m not outside right now …

Your dream of having a miniature dumpster on your desk is now a reality

I don’t know how many times I’ve dreamt of having my very own graffiti covered metal dumpster on my desk. Wait, yes I do know how many times I’ve had …

in order to

Switchmate Bright instant smart lighting switch review

Last year I reviewed the original Switchmate Smart Light and now they have recently come out with version two which they’ve named the Switchmate …

Home Automation

Deal: Save %15 on SOG knives including the new BladeLight which has LEDs built into the handle

For those of you who like to be prepared by carrying both a knife and a flashlight, the fine folks at SOG have just made your EDC a bit lighter and …

Microsoft is giving away eleventy bazillion eBooks. Go get em!

Did you know that around this time every year that Microsoft gives away a selection of eBooks? Me neither, but now I know because former Gadgeteer …

Microsoft

Modarri car building sets review

If you think back to your favorite toys when you were a kid, were they video games or were they toys that let you use your imagination like …

Lego

Deal: Fitbit is having a summer sale!

I bet you’re sitting in a chair as you’re reading this. It’s time to stand up and get moving, and Fitbit is going to help you get motivated because …

Fitbit

SmartHalo adds GPS navigation and more to your bicycle

SmartHalo is a device that attaches to your bicycle’s handlebars to provide visual GPS navigation, a headlight, alarm, and even fitness tracking. The …

Cycling

Rock iPhone 7 Plus wood grain case with built-in metal plate review

A little over a week ago I switched from Android to iOS by buying an iPhone 7 Plus. While I was at the Verizon store, I had them install a screen …

IPhone 7 Plus

Cubetto, Telour fidget spinner wallet, Scribbler DUO, and more – Notable crowdfunding campaigns

I have scoured Kickstarter and have chosen 4 crowdfunding campaigns that I think are interesting enough that you’ll want to check them out. Click …

Crowd Funding

Want to save money on gadgets? Then check out this quick list of Amazon Prime Day tech deals

Today is like Black Friday except that it’s Tuesday and it’s July. But other than that, it’s exactly the same because today is Amazon Prime Day where …

Amazon

SnapPower SwitchLight review

I love products that are simply designed, simply packaged, and easily installed. Products from SnapPower tick all three of those boxes. Three years …

Home Automation

Julie’s gadget diary – Another successful gadget giveaway day has just ended

Being the Gadgeteer certainly has its perks. I’m very lucky that I get a chance to play with and test the latest and greatest gadgets. But what do I …

Gear & Gadgets

Satechi’s new R1 Aluminum foldable stand takes your smartphone, tablet, and laptop to new heights

I like accessories that have more than one use or can be used with more than one device. The new Satechi R1 Aluminum foldable stand is just such an …

Gear & Gadgets

Soap Studio MIND: The Batman vs. Superman Dawn of Justice Cerebral Combat Trainer game review

Do you think the next logical step in video gaming is mind control? If so, then you’ll love the concept of Soap Studio’s MIND: The Batman vs. …

Gear & Gadgets

I bought an iPhone 7 Plus, Foscam camera, Wemo dimmer, and more – Weekly roundup

There’s nothing good on TV tonight, so turn off the tube and read The Gadgeteer instead! We have a good selection of reviews and gadget news that …

The Waylens Secure360 is the next evolution of dash cams

Do you have a dash cam in your vehicle? A dash cam is the type of gadget that once you install it, you rarely need to use it and that’s not a bad …

Gear & Gadgets

Julie’s gadget diary – Is this really what the iPhone 8 will look like?

Earlier in the week, Boy Genius Report posted a quick article with a picture/rendering/rumor of the soon to be announced Apple iPhone 8. Click on the …

Apple

Momentum Wi-Fi Video Camera review

There are so many home security cameras on the market, that it can be frustrating to figure out which one to choose. Do you go with a tried and true …

Wi-Fi

AOC’s new monitors hide the cables in the base

I haven’t had monitor lust in… well I can’t really remember ever having monitor lust until right now. Take a look at the image above. It’s the new …

Fidget spinners, 3D printers, smart wallets and more – Notable crowdfunding campaigns

Crowd Funding

Why you should join Amazon Prime today

Saddleback Leather Company just got game

Julie’s gadget diary – I returned the LG G6 and even I’m surprised by the phone I’m using now

Phones