12 days 2010

  • So, What Did You Get?

    So, What Did You Get?

    Good morning! Hope all is well.
    I’m sitting on the couch eating fake food from my daughter’s new
    plastic kitchen and my son is playing with a “Darda Power Loop
    Pyramid,” a completely mechanical race set that throws two light
    model cars through multiple loops. It’s actually very cool. I got a
    pasta maker and my wife made me labels for the wine I make. As far
    as I… Read More

  • The 12 Days Of Christmas Digital Storm Computer Giveaway Winner

    The 12 Days Of Christmas Digital Storm Computer Giveaway Winner

    Happy holidays, dear readers! From everyone here at CrunchGear, thank you for making 2010 a blockbuster year for us. Your daily allegiance to our little site does not go unnoticed and our 12 Days of Christmas giveaways were the very least we could do. Unfortunately we didn’t have enough gear to give everyone something. Sorry. You must know that we would give everyone something if… Read More

  • Open Thread: What Are You Doing Today?

    Shopping? Fighting? Dancing? Hugging? Working? Tell us! Remember, you can still win all sorts of crazy stuff today. We’re closing all of our contests tonight. Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: Nook Color Giveaway

    12 Days Of Christmas: Nook Color Giveaway

    Reading and books: probably the most fantastic gifts possible. That said, the Nook Color can do books, magazines, simple games, and browse the web all on an Android system. It’s been called an iPad light and that’s a great description, really. Normally these run $249.99 in Barnes & Nobel stores, but as the last item in our 12 Days of Christmas giveaway extravaganza… Read More

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Blu-Ray Player and a Redbox Subscription

    12 Days of Christmas: Blu-Ray Player and a Redbox Subscription

    Grab ringside seats to the death of optical media with one of three new Blu-ray players complete with 1 year of free Redbox rentals. The folks at Redbox, who are running some other kind of concurrent Blu-Ray promotion, want their business model to remain vaguely viable for at least the next few years so they want to ensure that you and yours are enjoying fine Blu-ray entertainment as… Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: Sony Bloggie Touch Giveaway

    12 Days Of Christmas: Sony Bloggie Touch Giveaway

    The Sony Bloggie camera is for taking pictures and videos with. It is my understanding that some people would be particularly interested in this hardware and so we are pleased to offer two of these items to two of our readers. Does that sound nice? Sure it does. Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: OnLive Giveaway

    12 Days Of Christmas: OnLive Giveaway

    Been looking onto this whole OnLive gaming thing with a bit of curiosity? Well then, let the us here at CrunchGear play the part of Santa and put one under your Christmas tree this year. We’re giving away three OnLive gaming systems today and just like our other contests, a simple comment is all it takes to enter. Oh and we’ll take peanut butter chocolate chunk for the customary… Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: Boxee Box Giveaway

    12 Days Of Christmas: Boxee Box Giveaway

    The Boxee Box will certainly bring joy and merriment to your holiday. It is with out question one of my favorite gadgets of 2010 and so I’m really excited that we can give one away to a lucky reader. It’s a wonderful device that while not without faults, is still pleasing and fun to use. So how do you win one of these wonderful devices? Click through for the rules and instructions. Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Keybrids!

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Keybrids!


    Update: Contest is over! Thanks for all the entries, the winners have been notified via email! Happy holidays, everybody. The creator of the Keybrid key/keyring hybrid has donated a few for our use. These keys should be cuttable to fit most locks, and as you can see, it is also a keyring. I really don’t know what else to tell you… other than how you can win one. All you need to do… Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Mice Galore

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Mice Galore


    Update: Contest is over! Thanks for all the entries, the winners have been notified via email! Happy holidays, everybody. We’ve got more doodads to give away than there are days of Christmas, so we’re giving away a bunch of good stuff this weekend. I happen to have a big pile of mice on hand, and there’s no way I can possibly use them. Looking for a new mouse, or perhaps a… Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Sena Folio Leather iPad Cases

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Sena Folio Leather iPad Cases


    Update: Contest is over! Thanks for all the entries, the winners have been notified via email! Happy holidays, everybody. My first encounter with the Sena Folio was a little embarrassing (for the case), though perhaps that one bit coming off was due to my superhuman strength. At any rate, their cases really are sexy and you should want one. Lucky for you they want to give a few away! There… Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: The Element Cases iPhone/iPad Package

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: The Element Cases iPhone/iPad Package

    This is something for you and something for someone you love without an iPhone 4. What Element Case is offering is a really nice package including two iPhone 3GS cases and a great Joule iPad stand in a custom color. Here’s the whole package: One Formula 3GS Case
    One Ion 3GS Case
    One Satin-nickel Joule with winner’s choice of liner colors
    One Joule zippered carrying case Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Joby Gorillatorch Switchback

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Joby Gorillatorch Switchback

    Our 12 Days Of Christmas giveaway series is on overdrive this weekend as we fill our reader’s stockings with gifts, gadgets, and merriment. All of the contests this weekend run through Sunday night. It’s both a compact lantern and a high-performance 5 LED headlamp. How awesome is that? We didn’t even mention that the lumens are adjustable from 5 to 130 and there’s even… Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: WickedLasers Arctic Laser and Tripod

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: WickedLasers Arctic Laser and Tripod


    WickedLasers likes you. A lot. They want to give you an Arctic Spyder III Pro Arctic Blue Laser with tripod this weekend and you’re going to love it. I’m serious. How powerful are these things? This is the Spyder II I tested last year. http://player.ooyala.com/player.swf?embedCode=Q0eGx3MTpLhUlAFi9YfAGTJYcgToWhzO&version=2 How do you win? Good question. Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Grid-It Organizer Giveaway

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Grid-It Organizer Giveaway

    Our 12 Days Of Christmas giveaway series is on overdrive this weekend as we fill our reader’s stockings with gifts, gadgets, and merriment. All of the contests this weekend run through Sunday night. Technically, the 3-Ring Binder Grid-It Organizer from Cocoon will not fit into most Christmas stockings. It’s big. If that bothers you, please, don’t feel that you have to enter… Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Joby GorillaPod Giveaway

    Stocking Stuffer Weekend: Joby GorillaPod Giveaway

    Our 12 Days Of Christmas giveaway series is on overdrive this weekend as we fill our reader’s stockings with gifts, gadgets, and merriment. All of the contests this weekend run through Sunday night. Mark this one under the “You’ve never known you’ve need this” category. Trust us, once you’ve used a GorillaPod, it will never leave your camera’s side. Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: Zune HD

    12 Days Of Christmas: Zune HD


    The Zune brand may be the whipping boy of the blog world, but everyone who’s ever gotten their hands on my Zune HD has been seriously impressed. You know why? Because it’s awesome. It’s got great battery life, a beautiful and intuitive interface, and you can buy and stream stuff right from the device. So we want to give one to you. It even comes with a month of Zune Pass… Read More

  • 12 Days of Christmas: Blank Label Custom Shirts

    12 Days of Christmas: Blank Label Custom Shirts

    We at CrunchGear want to make sure you’re dressed for success, or at least can go to Christmas Mass with your in-laws in something other than sweat pants and ironic t-shirts. To that end, as part of our 12 Days of Giveaways we’re giving away three gift certificates ($150, $100, and $50) for Blank Label, one of the design-your-own clothing services we’ve discussed this year. Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: Sceptre 24-inch LED PC Monitor

    12 Days Of Christmas: Sceptre 24-inch LED PC Monitor

    Everyone needs a bit more workspace, right? You know Santa doesn’t slum with a 19-inch monitor anymore. That’s why we’re giving away a brand new 24-inch LED monitor from Sceptre. 2ms response time, 5,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, a 1920 x 1080 panel — yessir, this will certainly bright up your holidays. The retail sticker on this ultra-thin, ultra-fast bad boy is… Read More

  • 12 Days Of Christmas: Razer Starcraft II Gear Set

    12 Days Of Christmas: Razer Starcraft II Gear Set


    Update! We have a winner, who should be receiving an email right about now! Thanks for all the entries, and thanks for reading! Bonus giveaway because I forgot what day it is! Got a Starcraft fan in the family? Zerg them with gifts this season courtesy of Razer, whose SCII gear we scoped some time back. They worked with the Blizzard team to make these things extra-appropriate for the game… Read More