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Quick Review: Energizer XP4001 Universal Rechargeable Power Pack

Quick Review: Energizer XP4001 Universal Rechargeable Power Pack

Since the dawn of personal electronic gadgetry, humankind has been annoyed by the energy needs of said gadgets. Batteries need replacing and devices power down, usually when you’re completely removed from places of replenishment. Grumble no more, fearless consumer! The modern age has provided us with many options for taking the power with us,...
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Quick Review: Bodum Travel Press

Quick Review: Bodum Travel Press

Just had an extensive my-coffee-contraption-is-better-than-yours discussion with Adam Machanic and Brent Ozar on Twitter, which inspired me to go out and get….something. So I can make coffee at work. (Work coffee is decent, but not GOOD, doncha know.) Overall rating: 3/5     Likes: Comes with an extra lid Nice shape/size/rubberized grip Nice drinking lip and cover...
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The Dragon Test

The Dragon Test

I’m trying to get a hold of Dragon to review for the x-mas wishlist this year, but in the meantime, I tried their online typing test. What they do is they let you pit your skills against someone speaking while Dragon transcribes it for you. I tried it several times and was only able...
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Unhappy with Droid 4.5.602.MB810.Verizon.us.US Update

I upgraded to the new Motorola Droid version last night and while I’m not having some of the horrific problems others are having with my hardware not working at all or having major glitches, there are enough things wrong that I’m fairly unhappy. And let me say this right out of the gate… I’ve...
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Which webcam is right for you?

Which webcam is right for you?

This is going to be a very short post, but I wanted to share this with you. For those of you who don’t keep up with the webcam market, you probably should have a look now and then because so many things are already using them and you don’t wanna get left behind. And...
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