Lifestyle Gadget Blog - Part 21

What Makes a Good 4×4?

Published by on October 29, 2013 under Cars

What Makes a Good 4x4It’s amazing how the changing weather can have such an effect on buying patterns. When the sun comes out, everyone wants a convertible car, a new bikini and some new sunglasses, and when it goes away, we’re crying out for winter coats, hand warmers and four-wheel drive cars,so we can cope with all the puddles! Read more

Some Thoughts Prior to Purchasing the Home of Your Dreams

Published by on October 29, 2013 under Home

Some Thoughts Prior to Purchasing the Home of Your DreamsBefore you decide to buy the home of your dreams, there are a few things you should consider. After all, the decision to purchase a house is a huge one. Chances are that you’ll live in your home for several years. You might even live there forever. If you’re thinking about buying a house, there are a few important things you need to think about before you make an offer.

First off, consider whether or not you can afford the mortgage payments for the house you want. While it’s natural to get excited about a house, it’s important to think about how much you’ll be paying each month for your house payment, insurance coverage, and the cost of utilities. Make sure you and your spouse or partner discuss the costs and that you’re both comfortable with the approximate payments. Read more

DASH7 Bluetooth Speaker is World’s Slimmest

Published by on October 21, 2013 under Mobile

DASH7 Bluetooth Speaker is Worlds Slimmest (3)

At 1.8 mm thickness, DASH7 is a Bluetooth speaker that easily slips into your pocket, well, a large pocket because it’s 190 mm long, but still, it was launched as the world’s slimmest and lightest speaker of its kind, by SoundMatters. You can find it in midnight black, arctic white and vibrant red. Read more

Why IT Training is so Important for Business

Published by on October 15, 2013 under Office

Why IT Training is so Important for BusinessInformation technology underpins most of today’s businesses. Dealing with every aspect of information systems that are based on computers and telecommunications, it is the lifeblood of the business world. However it doesn’t happen by itself; if needs people to make it function; and the demands that are placed on them grow incessantly as the technologies become ever more complex and diverse. Read more

New Gadgets Supporting Breast Cancer Awareness and Research

Published by on October 14, 2013 under Mobile

According to recent statistics, every 19 seconds 1 person in the world is diagnosed with breast cancer and every 74 seconds 1 person dies from it. Every year, more and more companies announce special products to honor the fight against breast cancer and to support research and awareness by donating a percentage of the sales to various support or research foundations. What you can do to help is donate to one of these organizations, buy a product participating in a breast cancer awareness campaign, or wear a pink accessory throughout October.

Here is a nice list of new gadgets launched for the Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Denon Fitness Kit with Wireless Exercise Freak Headphones

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Denon provides innovative audio-video solutions and their latest product dedicated to the fight against breast cancer is the Exercise Freak Fight Kit. The kit includes several pink accessories for fitness: a water bottle, an absorbent gym towel, a wrist sweat band, an armband smartphone holder with Velcro closure, and the Susan G. Komen Wireless Exercise Freak Headphones, all coming in the pink Denon Fight Bag. Read more

Mobile Phone Insurance Benefits

Published by on October 12, 2013 under Mobile

Mobile Phone Insurance BenefitsThese days, more and more companies offering mobile phone insurance are rising and I’m sure you can see their advertisements in many places on the web. If at first I didn’t feel comfortable with the idea of paying extra money on this type of insurance, I had the chance to read more about these offers and now I’m thinking that I might go for it in the near future. Read more

ShaveTech Portable USB Razor Hands-on Review

Published by on October 12, 2013 under Reviews

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The pocket gadget I’m reviewing today proved that a stylish and slim design doesn’t have to compromise performance. ShaveTech is a portable electric razor that charges via USB and is more powerful and precise than many razors from popular brands. I was surprised to see how quick and precise it cuts the beard. You could say that ShaveTech represents the latest standard in shaving because it’s smaller than a smartphone, which allows you to keep it inside a bag or pocket and use it anywhere. You can recharge the built-in Lithium Polymer battery from a laptop, via USB, or using an USB AC adapter. Read more

STK PowerCard 400mAh Power Bank Hands-on Review

Published by on October 10, 2013 under Reviews

STK PowerCard 400mAh Power Bank Hands on Review (5)

Coming in a slim design, at the size of a credit card, the STK PowerCard is an emergency charger compatible with any handset featuring microUSB charging port. You can use it to provide extra hours of standby to your smartphone when the battery is almost drained and you don’t have where to recharge it, such as while out, camping. Besides working as an external battery, the gadget has two other functions – powerful mini LED torch and microUSB cable. Read more

Some Thoughts on Scooters

Published by on October 10, 2013 under Cars

Some Thoughts on ScootersWhat I like about scooters is the low profile, the comfortable seat and the lower level of noise produced while riding, when compared to motorcycles. Men love motorcycles because they inspire power and strength, while scooters can be ridden by anyone, men or women, almost anywhere, at lower speeds. I think it’s a great vehicle for riding through the city and for going to shopping, do errands or to work. Read more

What Gadget Insurance is About

Published by on October 10, 2013 under Mobile

What Gadget Insurance is AboutEvery time I saw offers regarding gadget insurance I asked myself if I could really benefit from it or it’s just another marketing strategy that makes you pay a small amount per month without ever needing this insurance. I did a short research in this matter and I can say it’s an interesting subject, especially because it makes you think that all your important and expensive gadgets can be covered for almost any problem. Read more