Gadgetoid

gadg-et-oid [gaj-it-oid]

-adjective

1. having the characteristics or form of a gadget;
resembling a mechanical contrivance or device.

Archive for July, 2011

James Dyson Award – Just over one week left to enter!

The James Dyson Award is having one last call for entries, if you’re a university level students of product design, industrial design or engineering and have a cracking good idea then you have precious little time to get your submission…

iPhone 4 Eye Scope Zoom Lens Review

The iPhone 4 isnt exactly known for its camera which, whilst not altogether terrible, is not a patch on the 8mp beasts you might find in a Nokia handset. But none-the-less there’s never been a shortage of accessories that endeavour…

Solwise 183n Battery Powered 3G Router Review

A while back I took a look at the MiFi 2352. Since then, the idea of a mobile 3G WiFi hotspot has become widespread, with carriers offering various solutions. However, none of these solutions really represent a proper 3G “router”…

ABC PocketPhonics for iPad Review

It’s no secret that the iPad is a brilliant educational tool. But it’s only as good as the software you run on it. It should come as no surprise, then, that the educational software market for the iPad is growing,…

iLuv iMM747 Audio Cube for iPad/iPhone

Not in the least bit cubic, but providing a 10watt dock connector for juicing up your iPad, the iLuv iMM747 is a compact little speaker dock for your kitchen audio needs. Its punchy enough to take on other roles, too,…

iControlPad Review

I’ve had the iControlPad, a Bluetooth game controller for the iPhone, Android phones and other devices, for some time now and have thoroughly enjoyed catching up on my classic gaming favourites. Read on for an exhaustive review of its ins…

Nokia X7 Launched On Three

The 4″, 640×360 pixel AMOLED display and 8MP camera boating a dual LED flash alone make the new Nokia X7 a drool-worthy Symbian phone. Add to that the ability to record 720p HD video, and a 16GB storage card (…