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  • Contest: Happy Cyber Monday, Here's A Portable TV

    Contest: Happy Cyber Monday, Here's A Portable TV

    I remember, back in the old days, there wasn’t much on TV during family holiday dinners and we wished we could play Nintendo. We’d go out to my Uncle’s house in Martin’s Ferry, Ohio and we’d watch whatever was on their old CRT – maybe the Yule log on QVC or the same old holiday specials over and over, and we’d dream about playing the NES on that big… Read More

  • Weekend Giveaway: One Of Two Swatch New Gent Watches

    Weekend Giveaway: One Of Two Swatch New Gent Watches


    It’s important to accessorize! That’s why I wear the “private” bone of a racoon around my neck on a leather cord and that’s why you need one of two Swatch New Gent Watches. How do you win? I’d hoped you’d know all about this by now. Read More

  • Weekend Giveaway: Miss The Free iPhone Case Cut-off? We Can Help

    Weekend Giveaway: Miss The Free iPhone Case Cut-off? We Can Help

    Cafepress just launched a line of customizable slide-on cases for the iPhone 4 and they want to give you one of 100 customized cases (albeit customized with the CrunchGear logo, which what we in the jourotainment biz like to call a “bonus”). The cases cost $19.99 at CafePress and feature a hard shell, two-piece design that will protect the iPhone 4 from scratches and dings. You… Read More

  • The Weirdest Meetings Ever: Best Of 2010

    The Weirdest Meetings Ever: Best Of 2010

    We received almost 500 comments on our Fuze iPad contest last weekend and I just got through them all. I’ve picked a few excellent runners-up as well as one winner. Read on to find out who gets the iPad! Here are the runners-up, organized by subject: Read More

  • Free "Smartphone Coaster" Inside This Post!

    Free "Smartphone Coaster" Inside This Post!

    Are you tired of tilting your head to read your phone? Does your grip fail you during the fourth or fifth episode of a Battlestar Galactica marathon? Do you like things made out of metal? My friend. Special deal for you. In exchange for click, I give you metal smartphone coaster. USA only, sorry world! Read More

  • Weekend Giveaway: Nixon 51-30 PU Watch from Watchismo

    Weekend Giveaway: Nixon 51-30 PU Watch from Watchismo

    Our buddy Mitch at Watchismo want to make your weekend a happy one. How? They want to give you a free Nixon watch with sexy poly band. How do you win? Read More

  • Obamarator: Why Is This In My House?

    Obamarator: Why Is This In My House?

    For a while I was on a very interesting list that allowed me to indulge myself, as it were, with various devices designed to extract pleasure from the human animal. However, this one takes the cake. It is, in short, a vibrator shaped like our current president. Read More

  • Contest: For You, My Friend, An Epson WorkForce 635

    Contest: For You, My Friend, An Epson WorkForce 635

    What could be better on a fine morning like this than an Epson WorkForce 635 all-in-one printer. This printer does it all, including scan, fax, print, and solve many of the world’s pressing problems including global warming, Mideast Peace, and how to get the fine hairs of a Jack Russell’s fur out of a wool coat. Take your productivity to new heights with the WorkForce 635, the… Read More

  • FUD 4 UR BUKKIT: Win a $50 Hardee's Gift Card

    FUD 4 UR BUKKIT: Win a $50 Hardee's Gift Card

    Hardee’s is apparently turning 50 this month (they have a Facebook page saying as much) and they want you to know they like you even if you may consider their food beneath your delicate palate. However, knowing our readership would never turn their nose up at free Country Fried Steak and Gravy Sandwich Smorgasbord for 20, I’ve decided to abandon our traditional locavore tendencies… Read More

  • Weekend Giveaway: You Rock Guitar… Like a Hurricaine

    Weekend Giveaway: You Rock Guitar… Like a Hurricaine


    Are any of you intending to rock? Well then I salute you and offer one of two You Rock Guitars from InspiredInstruments. This $199 git-fiddle is actually a MIDI guitar that connects with either the Wii or the PS3 and can be used to play games like Guitar Hero, Band Hero, Rock Band, Klezmer Hero, and Konami’s upcoming Big Band Hero featuring a 28 piece orchestra for you and your friends. Read More

  • Lunchtime Giveaway: A Free Copy of "Blaze: Fire Puzzle" for iPhone

    Lunchtime Giveaway: A Free Copy of "Blaze: Fire Puzzle" for iPhone

    Bored? Don’t have anything to play when you hit the old WC at work? Why not win a free copy of Blaze: Fire Puzzle from Handmark. I have 15 copies to give away, 8 to folks who tweet me with the hashtag #blazeon (don’t forget to follow me so I can DM you if you win) and 7 to commenters who comment below. You can enter both ways but you’ll only win once. I’ll send the… Read More

  • Weekend Giveaway: A 1TB ioSafe SoloPRO Rugged Hard Drive

    Weekend Giveaway: A 1TB ioSafe SoloPRO Rugged Hard Drive


    In honor of the launch of ioSafe’s new SoloPRO rugged fireproof/waterproof hard drive I present to you the “Win a 1TB Hard Drive Plus Nirvana Weekend Giveaway.” What can you win? Well, a 1TB hard drive, for starters, and you can choose either the eSATA or USB 3.0 model. You also win true happiness and enlightenment, although the attainment of these things requires years of… Read More

  • The Happiest CrunchGear Reader Ever

    The Happiest CrunchGear Reader Ever

    JRob won our Proton Pack Backpack giveaway last week and told us he would give it to his daughter if he won. At first we didn’t believe a CrunchGear reader could create something as good and wholesome as a “daughter” or have the willpower to give her his awesome backpack if he won, but to our surprise both of these are true. Here’s little Miss JRob wearing her new… Read More

  • Contest: Win a Ghostbusters Proton Pack*

    Contest: Win a Ghostbusters Proton Pack*

    Happy Saturday! Today is Ghostbusters Day on CrunchGear and to celebrate we’re giving away one free Proton Pack backpack from 80stees to one lucky ready. Read on for how to win. *Note: Proton pack does not shoot proton beams. Proton pack will not protect against ghosts. Proton pack does not work. Do not cross streams. Read More

  • Don't Forget About Our Facebook Contest!

    Don't Forget About Our Facebook Contest!


    In case you missed it yesterday, all you need to do is hop on over to our Facebook page and Like us to have a chance to win a Timbuk2 and Logitech prize pack. Are we using unreleased products to lure you into befriending us on Facebook? Yep. But look at the prizes! They could be yours! Click here forthe full details. Read More

  • Contest: Like Us. Please Like Us

    Contest: Like Us. Please Like Us


    We were just visiting our Facebook page and realized that we, unlike so many, weren’t caring enough about it. To that end, we hope to encourage you, dear Facebook lover, to Like us long enough to win something from Timbuk2 and Logitech. Ready? Read More

  • Giveaway: Win a Cadence 4-bit Binary Watch

    Giveaway: Win a Cadence 4-bit Binary Watch

    Here’s your chance to win a Cadence 4-bit binary watch of your very own. We published our review of the 4-bit this weekend, and it’s a great watch, and a good value to begin with. Now it’s an even better deal, because you can win one for free! To win, all you have to do is go to the Cadence website, and then sign up for their newsletter. The contest ends on the 9th, and… Read More

  • Giveaway: Grip-It Controller Covers

    Giveaway: Grip-It Controller Covers

    Grip-It: Some sort of rubber analog stick condoms for the Dual Shock and Xbox controller that claim to reduceĀ slippage. They just came in the mail and I would rather pass them along than put ‘em on my controllers that get used once every six months. Click through for the standard contest rules. Read More

  • Reminder: you still have a chance to win $500 at ShirtsMyWay!

    Reminder: you still have a chance to win $500 at ShirtsMyWay!

    I know, you live a busy life, and you can’t spend every minute of your weekend reading CrunchGear. No doubt you were stuffing quarters into the washing machine at the laundromat to wash the three pairs of clothes you own. Well, you’re out of college now, so you’re a grown man and it’s time to start dressing like one. CrunchGear has you covered! Enter our $500… Read More

  • Giveaway: spruce up your wardrobe with $500 at ShirtsMyWay

    Giveaway: spruce up your wardrobe with $500 at ShirtsMyWay

    I wrote about ShirtsMyWay, the design-your-own dress shirt service, last month. I’ve since learned about a variety of other sites providing customized products, and I’ll be writing a wrap-up post about the trend toward custominzation in general some time soon. But for now, please enjoy this brief review of the shirts created by ShirtsMyWay, and learn how one lucky reader can get… Read More