Tag: Gadgets

Little Kitchen stocking stuffers from gloves to mandolins

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(Ok, post election but still stressed, so more posts of random junk.) But if you want to round out your kitchen, Cooks Illustrated (subscription required) has some great recommendations: Mercer’s Culinary MercerGuard Cut Glove. So this is a thin glove that keeps you from cutting yourself accidentally. Great for mandolines in particular but also for…

Eagle Creek 0-50W Transformer

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!http://a1472.g.akamaitech.net/f/1472/124/4h/img.ebags.com/is/image/im5/50645_1_1?&op_sharpen=1&qlt=80,1&hei=249&wid=249!:http://www.ebags.com/eagle_creek/0_50_transformer/product_detail/index.cfm?modelid=50645. I wish I had this right now. It is a very small transformer that takes 220 and makes it 110V. Everything I own *except* for my Philips Ultrasonic toothbrush is 120-220V. Philips, get a clue. Otherwise, get this $15 thing. If you buy two from eBags, you even get free shipping. Eagle Creek 0-50…

Pairing JX-10

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Jabra JX10 Bluetooth Headset Review | Everything Treo o get the Jabra JX10 into pairing mode, there is a tiny button on the back of the headset. Initiating pairing mode on the Jabra JX10 was easy enough. This thing doesn’t work like any other bluetooth headset I’ve had. Normally you hold the ON button to…

Sonicare Registration

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Sonicare Registration. These are really great toothbrushes, if you read the fine print, you’ll see that this online registration gets you some coupons. Just make sure to opt out of getting email spam from Philips. With a few mouse clicks, you can register your Sonicare toothbrush right now and receive by email $27.99 worth of…