Coming into this weekend and being from Boston, all I really knew about Indianapolis was I hated the Colts! Come on, Peyton Manning and now Andrew Luck, there have been some epic battles over the years. I knew absolutely nothing about the city itself.Read more
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I have searched and searched for the perfect cell phone holder/charger for my car. I have tried some of the infomercial ones, only to have my phone fall off in the middle of my commute! I have finally found a solution that not only secures my phone, it also stays firm to my windshield, charges the phone and completely interacts with my Ford Sync handsfree system, it’s called, iPro2 Car Dock by iBOLT.
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If you recall, I found a great little flashlight a few months ago called the F1 by LED Lenser (http://www.gottahavegadget.com/ledlenser/). Let me introduce you to it’s big brother the F1R by LED Lenser! This powerful little flashlight is even brighter than what I thought was one of the brightest flashlights I had ever seen.
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I’m not sure if the Nokia Lumia 1020 is an amazing camera with a built in smartphone, or a smartphone with a built in amazing camera! I am baffled by the amount of people I see in and around Boston, or even when I travel to Disney, who lug around an iPad to take pictures. It’s even funnier when they attempt to hold out their iPad to take a selfie! The Nokia Lumia 1020 features a 41 megapixel camera.
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When it comes to audio there is one name that stands above the rest, Bose! So on my journey to find a great sounding bluetooth speaker, it was no surprise when I reached my destination to find a Bose product! This has been a long journey as I have tested several bluetooth speakers. Most bluetooth speakers promise small packaging with a big sound, but fail to deliver on the big sound.
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So, what is a “Man Table”? Perhaps you have seen one, but never knew the true secret of the man table. The man table is a beautifully hand crafted end table that would look great in any living room or man cave. I know what you are saying, what makes this an instant hall of fame gadget is that within this beauty, is a built in refrigerator!
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This could make it into the Gotta Have Gadget Hall of Fame! The RC Remote Cooler will be the topic of conversation at any party. It certainly isn’t as nice as having your favorite Hooters Girl bring you a beverage, however when you are out on your deck, next to the pool, or in your living room its pretty sweet picking up the remote control and having this cooler deliver your beer.
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I’ll admit it, when it comes to frozen drinks, I suck at making them. The blender never seems to chop the ice just right, or the beverage to ice ratio is off. But the folks at Margaritaville® have made me a better bartender with their ultimate Margaritaville® Cordless Frozen Concoction Maker®.
This literally just happened to me. My daughter’s friend called her and told her that her car “stopped working” at the top of our street. She said her check engine light had come on and she lost complete power.Read more
With the release of the 50 Shades of Grey movie, this could be a very naughty Valentine’s Day! Most people are a little nervous when it comes to buying “naughty adult” gifts.Read more
We just had about 7 inches of snow here in NH. This was the first time I have had to test out the Snow Joe iON lithium battery powered snow blower.Read more
When it comes to my morning coffee, I am NOT a single cup kind of guy! I don’t want to wait until the machine warms up, I am never awake enough to figure out how many ounces a cup is that I grabbed from the cabinet, I simply want a great tasting cup of coffee. Let me introduce you to the iCoffee by Remington, SteamBrew.Read more
Well it wasn’t a full day, it was more like a few jammed packed hours at the North American International Auto Show. Although I was there as part of the Buick blogger program, it was a chance to see what some of the other manufacturers were doing. I’ve been to a few auto shows before, however this is THE auto show to be at. This is the one where all the big name executives are as well as the time where they make their big announcement. Of course Buick started things off with the introduction of the Avenir and Cascada. When the day began, I was watching all the local channels talking about the Buick event from the previous night. Reporter after reporter mentioned the sleek new style of the new Buicks.Read more
After lunch and an attempt of a quick nap, the second part of our weekend “Experience Buick” began. We headed over to the East End Market where Buick was having their press event. Late last night, we received word that Buick was coming out with their first convertible in 25 years called, “Cascada!”Read more
I have been chosen to take part in the “Experience Buick” promotion! I am extremely excited to learn more about Buick and tell you about some of the great things that Buick has lined up for some bloggers to do throughout 2015! The first event surrounds the 2015 Auto Show in Detroit, MI. This will be my first trip to Detroit as well as one of the biggest auto shows in the country. Stay tuned for some great pictures and content from these events!Read more
With so many options out there when it comes to SmartPhones, it seems each one has one outstanding feature that sets it apart from the rest. I found the HTC One (M8) had several different features that makes this phone stand in it’s own category.Read more
If you have been a loyal reader of my blog, first of all I would like to say, “Thank You!” secondly, you know I am a horrible putter! My quest to become a better putter over the winter started with the Cleveland Golf Stubby accelerator pro(http://www.gottahavegadget.com/stubby/). To help even more, I am now using the Accelerator Pro Putting Mat with Ball Return! I’m sure you have all seen putting mats before, maybe have even used one or two. So what makes the Accelerator Pro Putting Mat better than the rest? It’s simple visual aid!Read more
Introducing the RyobiRyobi One+ 18v One+ Lithium Ultimate Combo Kit! This kit is a perfect upgrade or a great gift for the handy man! The first thing I noticed was the battery was much smaller, making the tools lighter, but also had far more power!Read more
Every wonder if you had a good night sleep? Ever wonder how many times you wake up during the night? Wonder no more by using Beddit Sleep Monitor! Beddit monitors several different items as you sleep and the best part is you will never know it!Read more
Looking for a great stocking stuffer? How about giving someone special an Energy Shot? No not one of those 5 hour energy drinks, the power of 2000mAh to charge their mobile device! The Energy Shot by MyCharge is available at local stores and will give you power when you need it most!Read more
New bucket list item! I have to play in this tournament! Three of my favorite things, Bill Murray, Loudmouth Golf and helping wounded warriors!Read more
When it comes to tools and work around the house, I need all the help I can get! As soon as I opened the package and looked at the instructions, I immediately downloaded the Phone Works Smartphone App. This app is essential as it helps sync each one of these tools and lets you get the most out of each one.Read more
This is one of those designs where you think, “Brilliant, why didn’t I think of that?” Knuckle Lights are exactly what they sound like, an extra bright flashlight with a flexible strap that fits around your hands. The design keeps these light weight lights in front of your knuckles with an easy on and off button on the top of the light.Read more
It is called the Stubby as this putting aide has a blade that is only a few square inches. This club forces you to hit the sweet spot! The nice thing about this club is it weighs the same as a standard putter. I plan on spending a lot of time with the Stubby over the winter to build the confidence I need on the putting green. If I can consistently hit solid putts with this club, I know I will have bladeaddimproved my putting stroke knowing I am hitting the sweet spot every time!Read more
Then I found Evercontact! Evercontact is a plug-in for Gmail, Outlook and Salesforce.com! I downloaded the free trial for Outlook and it immediately started to help me clean up my contacts! As you can see in the month of October alone (and it is only 10 days into the month) Evercontact has scanned 280 e-mails, and updated my contacts!Read more
It really is a simple concept, you can customize your driver with plain stripes, or even with 70 of your favorite collegiate or military designs, all while giving yourself a better visual teamstripeaide to line up your drives!Read more
A little about Captain Tom. He is a former Navy Pilot, as well as a Pan Am pilot, he also has a degree in psychology and finished his graduate school to become a therapist. He was part of the first fear of flying program started by Pan Am in 1975. He founded SOAR, inc in 1982 and has helped several thousands of customers over come their fear of flying! With that background, I figured this guy knows his stuff!Read more
Tackle Grab powered by Earnhardt Outdoors helps take out some of the guessing game. It is a subscription based tackle service that is customized to the region you live in! Let’s face it, bass in New England are very different from bass down south and how you fish has to be adjusted.Read more
OK, I’ll admit it! When “The Pill” showed up at my door, I opened up the package and had no idea what to do with these things! After visiting http://www.thepillgolf.com/ and watching a quick video, I knew exactly what I needed to do. I’ll come out and say it, I am a horrible putter! Anything that I can try to help my putting, I am all in!!Read more
The PowerBilt Air Force One DFX is powered by Nitrogen technology making the ball explode off this driver. Nitrogen technology provides face stability without added weight to the driver.Read more
I’ve said it here before and I will say it again, “I have tiny ears!” What does that mean? That means trying to find earphones that fit and sound great was next to impossible! That was until I tried the Decibullz Contour Custom Molded Earphones! Sure that is a mouthful to say, but as described they are a custom molded earphone to fit exactly to YOUR ear!Read more
Let’s face it, mosquitoes are a pain in the ass! It doesn’t matter if you are fishing, at a cookout, bonfire or golfing, no one wants to be pestered by mosquitoes. Now, you could get that mosquito spray and that keeps them and most people away from you because you smell horrible, or you can do what I do, use the Mosquitno BandZzz!Read more