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Satechi Bluetooth Smart Trigger

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A problem every photographer faces is making the camera shake or move when making an exposure. Well, the Satechi Bluetooth Smart Trigger eliminates that problem—as long as you have a Bluetooth ready camera, which probably means a DSLR unit. Then you will be able to control the trigger from your Smartphone with the proper app.

There are three different shooting modes available.


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Wicked Audio’s New Heist Earbuds

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Wicked Audio seems to produce an endless stream of new in ear and over ear hearing devices. I just received a bright, new yellow model of in ear buds called Heist with the slogan, “If you don’t got it, Heist it.”

I imagine what the Heist refers to is the fact that this model has an extra 3.5 mm jack on the cord that a friend can plug into. Now you can share music with a friend without disturbing others and get the full benefit of stereo in both ears.


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i-Mego Throne Headphones

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If you want to enter a new dimension of sound that envelops you with a profound presence of depth, vibration, and subtle tones with a throbbing base punctuation, the Golden Throne headphones are perfect for your escape into audio ecstasy.


Not only are these beauties a sound sensation, they are a work of art with unique and classy styling unlike anything you’ve ever seen before.


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Wireless Mini Router/Repeater

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Extend the range of your WiFi network at home, at work, in the garden, or while traveling with a Satechi Wireless Mini Router/Repeater. . This router is ideal for video streaming, video games, and VoIP calls.

This unit features WMM, bandwidth control, port forwarding, dynamic DNS, and firewall security, It will run on almost any platform including Windows, MAC, Netware, Unix, or Linux. It also has WPS wireless security encryption with the push of a button.

The manufacturer’s suggested retail price is $49.95.


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Acase Superleggera Pro Case for Galaxy Note 2

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If you’re looking for a classy case to protect your super sized Samsung Galaxy Note 2, consider the Acase Superleggera Pro.
This slim-fit snap on case has two layers of protection. The outer shell is made of polycarbonate with a rubber coating. The inner case is composed of silicone for an even more protective, shock-absorbing skin.
Naturally all the necessary ports are there to give access to necessary buttons, ports, and features.


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G-Pak Organizer for Digital Devices

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It never hurts to get more organized, so let’s state a case for it. Enter the G-Pak organizer to the rescue. Here’s a small carrying unit that will work for all your electronic gadgets and accessories including iPad, tablet, Smartphone, and gaming handhelds.

This black nylon case measures 10x9x2.5 inches. It has a handle on top and a shoulder strap. In the front are snap clasps the allow two panels with pockets for accessories to hinge open.


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New ZooGue Social Cases for Galaxy SIII

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In my continuing showcase for Galaxy S3 cases, I'd like to present an old favorite refitted.


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iWalk Rechargeable Power Case for Galaxy S3

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As batteries for mobile devices get better, it seems the demand on them gets greater with more apps running in the background, downloads, and playing movies and music. Talking on the phone is almost incidental, but it's nice to know you have a backup when you are about to run out of power. That's where the new iWalk Chameleon Easy for Samsung Galaxy S3 comes to the rescue.

The Chameleon B3 just became available for Samsung Galaxy S3 devices.


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Bracketron Universal USB Travel Power Kit

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When on the road, it's always a bother to make sure you have packed the right cables and chargers and adapters to get the job done away from home.

The Bracketron Universal USB Travel Power Kit is at least a partial solution depending on what you're packin in the way of gadgets.

This kit offers a 12 volt car cigarette lighter adapter with a single USB port. It also supplies a 120 V adapter with a single USB port.


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Bracketron Cycle and Golf Cart Mount

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I ride a recumbent bike and love it. But I also enjoy a little music and navigation along the way. To do that, you need a good handlebar mount, one that won't jettison your phone on the first bump. Bracketron has come to the rescue with a secure mount that holds your device firmly.

Actually this mount serves not only as a bike and motorcycle mount but also as a mount for golf carts.


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Arkon, King of the Mounts

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Over the many years now with countless new devices to mount, I could always depend on Arkon to come to the rescue with an appropriate mount for my desktop, counter top, wall, dashboard, windshield, bicycle.

For a brief moment, I thought I had come up against a stone wall when I got a Samsung Galaxy S3. Its excessive size didn't fit any universal type holder I had, and it was too small for tablet type holders.


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Satechi LED Desk Lamp

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Satechi is one of my favorite digital product producers; they are always coming up with some innovative, creative, new product. The one I'd like to tell you about today is the new LED desk lamp.

Its unique design caught my attention right away. You really wouldn't even know it was a desk lamp just to look at it. The heavy metal base is about 6.5 inches square.


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Crossfade M-100 Headphones by V-Moda

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Just released, these incredible quality headphones are the Rodeo Drive of sound purveyors. Inspired in Italy and designed in Hollywood, they are the result of years of collaborative effort among audiophones, journalists, producers, DJs and engineers. This is truly a Crowdsourced product. The headphones are the brainchild of developer Val Kolton who has a fascinating backstory that you can read here: http://v-moda.com/v-moda-story/.


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Superleggera Pro Case

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I recently acquired a Galaxy S3, and of course I'm on the lookout for a great case to protect my pocket pal. So, I took a look at the Superleggera Pro case by Acase.

After installing the Galaxy in it, which consisted of putting it in the gel case first and then inserting that into a hard protective shell, I felt my phone was very secure and as snug as a bug in a rug, as my mom used to say.

It is also fingerprint and anti-scratch resistant.


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Get Some Skinny on your iPad Mini

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I just received two cases for the iPad Mini from STMbags.com, an Australian company. One is called the Grip and the other is called the Marquee.

The Grip offers a polycarbonate hard shell for protection. It has grooves that help you hold on to it without slipping out of your hands. It folds in two positions, one for typing with a lower angle, and a more acute angle for viewing.


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New Musubo Smartphone Cases

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Musubo is an innovative case design company with a plethora of offerings. Three new cases appeared on my desk this morning to review for the Samsung Galaxy S3, but they are also available for the iPhone 5.

These rugged cases came in three flavors: Retro in black, Mummy in white, and Rubberband in pink.


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X-doria iPad Mini Case

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Ladies, you will appreciate the look and feel of this classy case for your iPad mini with its XO design on a pink background. I imagine the Xs and Os represent hugs and kisses. It's 3D textured cloth surface makes it pleasant to hold.

Not just a pretty case, its layered design gives extra impact protection with a tough polycarbonate shell that will probably save it from disaster.

Who doesn't want some more hugs and kisses.


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X-doria iPhone 5 Hearts Design Case

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Never mind the cool design of this Dash Icon Case, what makes this case unique is its luxurious feel with an outer layer of textured 3D fabric. It's just really nice to hold in your hand.
Its layered design gives extra impact protection with a tough polycarbonate shell that will probably save it from a herd of stampeding elephants.

If I were you, I would grab one of these sweet heart cases and give it to my valentine.


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PHIATON MODERNA MS200 EAR BUDS

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These classy Half-In-Ear earphones are matched with luxurious audio performance made possible with
dual chambers for rich sound and powerful bass. A striking new addition to the Phiaton line the MS 200 ear buds set a new standard for audio performance of “in-ear” earphones by offering powerful bass response and crystal clear sound.


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Ballistic Bullet Proof Cases

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If you're looking for protection for your pocket pal, the Ballistic three layer case with reinforced corners is the ultimate solution. I don't care how careful you are, it is inevitable that your phone will slip out of your hand, slide off the table, fall out of your pocket, get knocked off your desk and go crashing to the floor.


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