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


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

Archive for November, 2014

Parallax Propeller ASC+ Review

So, here we are. This is, perhaps, the inaugural “Hobby Electronics” post on Gadgetoid proper. That’s if you ignore some of my older musings about Ruby on the Pi. My previous home for all things electronics,, was written during…

Alien Isolation: Terrifyingly Brilliant

Occasionally I pick up and play a game that’s simply so engrossing, and so perfect that I can’t help but to pop up and use my crusty, neglected blog to shout about it. If the title of this post didn’t…

Noreve Tradition Leather iPhone 5 Case Review

It’s been a while since we last shared a phone case review but you’ll be glad to know that we have a few coming up over the next few days. Now, we can’t all afford the shiny new iPhone straight…

Toybox Turbos PC Review

Are you, like me, old enough to recall a little Micro Machines tie-in gem on the SNES? It was, in my humble opinion, every bit as great a racer as Mario Kart but with a whole different outlook on the…