Win $100 voting for this week’s coolest gadget
After a one week break it’s time for another coolest gadget of the week, for a chance to win a $50 Amazon voucher simply vote and leave a comment and/or tell a friend via the email () link below.
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Many of us have a mix of footage from DVDs, online, video cameras and embarrassingly, on VHS tapes. Well, this gadget will create a digital archive of all of your movies- legally! The Neuros OSD Media Recorder will encode video and audio for playback on devices such as laptops and iPods.Not only is it a back up in case your DVD set gets stolen, lost or scratched but you can now watch your movies on a range of different mediums.
The full post can be found on Gaj-It.
George Lucas must be rolling in the bucks he has earned from Star Wars officially licensed products. This time it is the Star Wars R2-D2 Speaker Set. You get both R2-D2 and R2-D1. Each has detailed decoration with movable arms and foot, and is about 6″ high. Plug into your iPod or MP3 player and flip the droid’s head up for speaker usage. The pair comes at a price of $39.99.
The full post can be found on Robot Snob.
“Why try and reinvent the wheel, when you could whack a magnet on the back of it and slap it on your fridge. Digital photo frames are not exactly new tech but the simple idea of whacking it on your fridge is. This
fridge magnet digital photo frame is a brilliant piece of thinking and would make an ideal prezzie for any photo (or fridge) fanatic.”
The full post can be found on Zath.
Conjuring a light show in an open fire is no longer the realm of just wizards. Mystical Fire powder contains the same chemicals found in fireworks, without the explosives. Throw 1-3 packets of powder on any indoor/outdoor fire, stand back and enjoy the dazzling light show.
The full post can be found on Coated.com.
Make your own peanut butter at home. Just tip the peanuts in, chose from crunchy or smooth and you’ll have your own peanut butter in minutes. You can also try using other nuts like cashews or macadamia and it’ll even do you a nice humus with chick peas.
The full post can be found on Decide What to Buy.
Ever wondered what plants will grow in your yard? Zone maps aren’t very site specific, and they keep changing due to global warming. The EasyBloom Plant Sensor solves all these problems. Just place this gadget in a growing location, whether inside or out, for 24 hours. It will collect data on light, temperature, humidity, and soil moisture. Then plug your Easy Bloom into the USB port on your computer, and it will recommend plants that are perfect for your specific microclimate. The Easy Bloom also can diagnose why certain plants are failing to thrive in your garden or home. The EasyBloom Plant Sensor makes growing plants easy!
The full post can be found on Really Natural.
C’mon in! You can be that guy when you show up at your next block party, cookout, or other event with this Party Blender. With a powerful 23cc 4-stroke gasoline engine and detachable 85 ounce pitcher, making frosty drinks for everyone is easy–just grab the handlebars, hit the throttle button, and let ’er rip. 36″ long legs telescope so you can position the Party Blender at the height you want.
The full post can be found on RGS.
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