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RTG R-PAL Personal Area Light review

RTG R-PAL Personal Area Light review

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My son just entered Cub Scouts not too long ago, and that got me thinking about camping lights… or just any light.  I grew up with bulky steel flashlights that never lasted long, or fidgety gas Coleman lights that some unlucky adult was constantly pumping up.  How does a modern LED lamp, such as the RTG R-PAL Personal Area Light hold up?

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Cargo Works MacBook Air + iPad Sleeve has slim tactical style

I like things that are simple and rugged. Add a few strips of MOLLE webbing and all the better.

Cargo Works MacBook Air + iPad Sleeve has slim tactical style

I like things that are simple and rugged. Add a few strips of MOLLE webbing and all the better.

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Don’t settle for a boring mouse. Get the full Spectrum with this Satechi mouse!

If you’re tired of your boring white or black mouse but you can’t decide on a new color, get the Satechi Spectrum Wired Optical Mouse and get all the colors!  

Don’t settle for a boring mouse. Get the full Spectrum with this Satechi mouse!

If you’re tired of your boring white or black mouse but you can’t decide on a new color, get the Satechi Spectrum Wired Optical Mouse and get all the colors!  

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The latest Tokyoflash Japan watch uses its words to tell you the time

Instead of interesting graphical displays, the latest Tokyoflash watch uses a word matrix to tell you the time or date.  

The latest Tokyoflash Japan watch uses its words to tell you the time

Instead of interesting graphical displays, the latest Tokyoflash watch uses a word matrix to tell you the time or date.  

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Nyne Bass wireless Bluetooth speaker review

Nyne Bass wireless Bluetooth speaker review

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Despite the wonderful – and sometimes jawdropping – audio that manufacturers have been able to extract from small, portable Bluetooth speakers, there is still no substitution for size. Physics rules and if you’re going to get a decent amount of bass from any speaker, you need air movement. The more air, the better bass. Yes, some of the smaller speakers can be very impressive in the bass…

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Security goes tiny with the Safe+ Microlock

The Safe+ Microlock is a very small 2 digit combination lock (the combination comes preset and as far as I can tell, can’t be changed) with a 2.17ft (66cm) long wire cable that can be used to secure your belongings.

Security goes tiny with the Safe+ Microlock

The Safe+ Microlock is a very small 2 digit combination lock (the combination comes preset and as far as I can tell, can’t be changed) with a 2.17ft (66cm) long wire cable that can be used to secure your belongings.

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Turn any light bulb into a WiFi-connected bulb

This Kickstarter project gives you the tools to turn any dimmable light bulb into a WiFi-controllable bulb.  

Turn any light bulb into a WiFi-connected bulb

This Kickstarter project gives you the tools to turn any dimmable light bulb into a WiFi-controllable bulb.  

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Tailgate or camp with the comforts of home

It hardly seems possible, but it’s only a few weeks until my daughter leaves for college - and that means football and tailgating season isn’t far behind.  

Tailgate or camp with the comforts of home

It hardly seems possible, but it’s only a few weeks until my daughter leaves for college - and that means football and tailgating season isn’t far behind.  

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RAVPower Dynamo On-the-Go Power Bank review

RAVPower Dynamo On-the-Go Power Bank review

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Flashlights are a long-time geek obsession. Recently, we’ve had to add USB chargers, just because so many of our devices charge this way. Imagine combining the two into a single, portable device. Mmmmmm… Geek heaven! Well, that’s what the fine folks at RAVPower have done. The Dynamo On-the-Go Power Bank is a flashlight, a reading light, and a 7800 mAmp charger for your smartphones and such. I…

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ECOXGEAR gets tough and loud with the new ECOSTONE Bluetooth speaker

ECOXGEAR is well known for their rugged waterproof speakers and gear, have just released their biggest speaker yet, the ECOSTONE waterproof Bluetooth speaker. 

ECOXGEAR gets tough and loud with the new ECOSTONE Bluetooth speaker

ECOXGEAR is well known for their rugged waterproof speakers and gear, have just released their biggest speaker yet, the ECOSTONE waterproof Bluetooth speaker.