Author Archives: Scott

hmm..interesting February 14, 2012 posted by Scott

Press-To-Open Key Ring makes changing keys a breeze

There are very few times that you need to get a key off of your keyring. However, when you do, you end up ripping your nails off trying to pry the thing open. After a while it may become bent so that keys are easier to put on and take off, but once it gets to that point, it’s generally time for a new one.

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Press-To-Open Key Ring makes changing keys a breeze
Gadgets February 13, 2012 posted by Scott

What if your case could clean your phone’s screen?

Touchscreen devices have invaded thousands upon thousands of homes. While they are extremely useful, they seem to be a magnet for fingerprints and smudges. To some, this might not be such a big deal, but for others, if the screen is smudged, they have to clean it before it touches their face. The only problem is that one don’t always have a cleaning cloth available.

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What if your case could clean your phone’s screen?
Gadgets February 13, 2012 posted by Scott

Commercial Juicer is serious about juicing

Some of us like fresh fruit juice. That’s not a bad thing either, as there are all sorts of health benefits to be had from this delectable treat. However, there are some out there that love juice so much, that they need something like the Commercial Juicer.

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Commercial Juicer is serious about juicing
Free Software February 13, 2012 posted by Scott

NetWorx tracks bandwidth usage, internet speed, and more [Daily Freeware]

Have you ever wondered just how much bandwidth you use each month? If you have an ISP that enforces a cap on how much you’re allowed to use, there’s a good chance that you’ll want to keep a close eye on it. Unfortunately, not all ISP’s provide users with a tool to properly track bandwidth usage. If you’re looking for a free program that can do this for you, the you might want to check out NetWorx.

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NetWorx tracks bandwidth usage, internet speed, and more [Daily Freeware]
Fun & Games February 13, 2012 posted by Scott

Precision Gyroscope uses science to keep spinning

Chances are, whenever you were younger, you tried your hand at spinning a top. This is one of the more frustrating toys in existence, because no matter how hard you try, you can only to get the top to keep going for a few seconds. If you managed to get more than ten seconds out of it, the only explanation would have to be sorcery and witchcraft.

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Precision Gyroscope uses science to keep spinning
hmm..interesting February 13, 2012 posted by Scott

Magnetic Soap Holder

Gel soaps are great and all, but once you switch to bar soap, it’s hard to ever go back. They just lather so nicely, and a lot of them have that “organic” aspect to them, which makes them more eco-friendly. However, you need to keep it contained so it doesn’t slide all over the place, and if water gets in with the soap, it becomes a soupy mess. There are many different alternatives to solve this problem, but this is…

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Magnetic Soap Holder
Gadgets February 11, 2012 posted by Scott

Serafin Wall Mount Fireplace

When we think of a wintery setting, the image of sitting next to the fireplace with a cup of cocoa comes to mind. While having a wood-burning fireplace is great and all, you have to have the chimney swept, and keep up with acquiring wood and disposing of the ashes. Even with the gas burning ones, you still have to use up the same amount of space. It would make sense to get something like a space heater that would…

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Serafin Wall Mount Fireplace
Gadgets February 10, 2012 posted by Scott

Why look at the road when you can stare at your tablet while driving?

There are a lot of things to distract a person while driving. There’s a whole world outside your car to look at, passengers to talk to, knobs and buttons to fiddle with, and so much more. Thankfully there are companies out there that are hard at work finding ways to distract you even further. The latest product in the fight against focused driving is the Satechi SCH-121 Cup Holder Mount.

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Why look at the road when you can stare at your tablet while driving?
Free Software February 10, 2012 posted by Scott

Screenshot Captor gives you the most control over your screenshots [Daily Freeware]

Most people don’t think a lot about taking screenshots. It’s a nice way to capture an error message to have someone look at, or take a picture of a piece of software as its running. However, there are some people that use this feature a lot, so much that simply hitting the print screen button isn’t enough. For those people, there’s Screenshot Captor.

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Screenshot Captor gives you the most control over your screenshots [Daily Freeware]
Gadgets February 10, 2012 posted by Scott

Stationary Epicycle is one overpriced workout machine

Exercise bikes do their normal job of helping you lose weight, but they look a bit silly. What we all really need is an expensive workout machine that will give you the exactly same results as if you bought the cheaper version. You should look good while you’re working to look good, and only the Epicycle is going to help you do that.

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Stationary Epicycle is one overpriced workout machine
Awesome February 10, 2012 posted by Scott

Recoil Winders eliminate tangled wires forever

Cords are an absolute nightmare. This is common information to all of us who deal with headphone cords, cellphone chargers, and various other cables throughout the day. There are all sorts of devices that will help you wrap these up nice and tight, but they still look messy, and take a while to wrap and secure. This is why the Recoil Winders are going to change the way we organize those snake-like devils.

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Recoil Winders eliminate tangled wires forever
Gadgets February 9, 2012 posted by Scott

Would you like to design your own custom keyboard?

If you spend a lot of your time at a desk, it’s nice to have some things around that are really yours. Whether it’s the special mug that you use for your coffee every day, or the picture of your kids that sits by your monitor. However, some people take personalization to a different level. Instead of customizing the things around their computer, they like to personalize the computer and its peripherals. If you’re one of those people, you might…

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Would you like to design your own custom keyboard?
hmm..interesting February 9, 2012 posted by Scott

YakTrax Instant Ice Traction Shoes

Sometimes you have a winter that doesn’t have an exuberant amount of snow. It’s times like this that you don’t want to pull out your snow boots, but know that normal shoes will have you sliding all over the place. There are lightweight snow boots that you can acquire, but then you have to tote around your other pair of shoes for when you arrive at your destination. Wouldn’t it just be easier to find a way to put more…

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YakTrax Instant Ice Traction Shoes
Free Software February 9, 2012 posted by Scott

Virtual Router turns your PC into a wireless router [Daily Freeware]

Have you ever found yourself needing to share an internet connection wirelessly with other computers and devices? You’d think that if you have a wired connection with internet coming in, that you’d be able to broadcast it wirelessly to a laptop, tablet, or phone. However, this isn’t a feature that’s natively supported on Windows. Thankfully there’s Virtual Router, which can do exactly what you need.

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Virtual Router turns your PC into a wireless router [Daily Freeware]
but is it art? February 9, 2012 posted by Scott

Glass Speakers give you crystal clear sound

When it comes to sound, some people only want the best. There are those who like fine food, fast cars, and for those who enjoy crisp and pungent sound, good audio quality is key. Kenwood is releasing the SP0001 Glass Speaker of the ODELIC Speaker Series, and it looks like it means business, as it is encased in glass that is normally used for optical lenses.

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Glass Speakers give you crystal clear sound