Tech, Autos, & Gear in Layman's Terms Since 2006

December, 2006 Archive


December 7, 2006 • Reviews

The Vaja MiniSD x2 Case Review

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of reviewing a Vaja case for my O2 XDA Atom.? As we often do, Judie and I were chatting online about?Vaja’s cases, and she described them as ?yummy? when it came to their deep leather scent.?I laughed this off, but after experiencing their case?s wonderful aroma for …

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December 7, 2006 • Reviews

All About the Treo 680

Ed. note: This unboxing with comments was written and translated by Michael Lin (“puttingdog”) and posted on the Palm is Life Forum. The original Chinese version with larger pictures may be seen here. Gear Diary would like to thank Michael for making his pictures and commentary available to an English Speaking audience and Larry for …

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December 6, 2006 • Reviews

The High-Powered Green Laser 10mW Review

Ed. Note: If you have one, be responsible when you play with your laser. Joe has passed on these articles that show what can happen when you are having some “innocent” laser fun. Powerful lasers, a thing that only used to be found in sci-fi movies and TV shows and in the arsenal of the …

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December 5, 2006 • Reviews

The SkinIt Review

Not long ago I was asked if I would like to try SkinIt, a protective and colorful way to personalize many popular consumer electronic items with custom vinyl overlays. Of course I wanted to give them a try, but the art choices were almost overwhelming…and then there was the decision of which gadgets to skin. …

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December 4, 2006 • Reviews

The ThinkGeek USB Snowbot Review

Oh the winter holidays are here again. I was feeling festive this year and was planning on buying one of them light up USB Snowmen from ThinkGeek to bring some holiday cheer to my computer workstation. What? was my reaction when searching the ThinkGeek website, no USB Snowman to be found. Oh well, maybe they …

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December 1, 2006 • Reviews

The Purosol Plasma Molecular Screen Cleaner Review

Have you got a filthy television or computer screen lurking somewhere in the house? I do, or rather, I did. While my laptop’s screen is usually kept as spotless as possible – because I am obsessive like that – Sarah’s looks like it has been pulling weekend duty in a public library. Those that hate …

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