gift guide 2009

 
  • Review: Gunnar 'MLG Legend' Glasses

    Review: Gunnar 'MLG Legend' Glasses

    Short Version: Gunnar’s “MLG Legend” glasses are a good choice for gamers and workers alike who suffer from eye problems created from staring at a screen for long periods of time. While the thought of wearing specialty glasses with amber lenses in front of a computer or TV screen may seem pretentious to some, the benefits of these glasses outweigh the possibility of any social… Read More

  • Stocking Stuffer: Kensington Video Chat Light for Netbooks ($15)

    Stocking Stuffer: Kensington Video Chat Light for Netbooks ($15)

    Kensington’s $15 “Video Chat Light for Netbooks” can provide some much-needed illumination to your video chats. It's powered by a single USB Port and features a flexible gooseneck that's sturdy yet pliable. Read More

  • Friday Giveaway: Some EZ Grills

    Friday Giveaway: Some EZ Grills

    Yeah, I don't like the looks of this guy either. Anyone that fit and happy and still not in the possession of a proper grill is a suspect. However, if you want an EZ Grill for your own, read on. This contest is to whet your appetite for some BOMBASTIC giveaways this weekend. Read More

  • Ladies, don’t let guys have all the fun – Star Trek perfume is here

    Ladies, don’t let guys have all the fun – Star Trek perfume is here

    When Star Trek cologne was unveiled to the world in late July, the odds were officially stacked against females. How in the world would they be able to resist any man wearing Star Trek cologne? It can't be done. Well, that playing field has been absolutely leveled with the recent introduction of Star Trek perfume. Read More

  • Review: The GBoard keyboard for GMail

    Review: The GBoard keyboard for GMail

    Short Version: The GBoard costs $19.99. It’s a USB keypad that has nineteen specially labeled keys for specific GMail actions: search, reply, reply all, star, archive, etc. The back of the unit has an adjustable lever so you can change the angle of the keypad. I’m left wondering what problem this accessory solves. Read More

  • Public Service Announcement: Holiday Shipping Deadlines

    Public Service Announcement: Holiday Shipping Deadlines

    The fine folks over at dealnews and Dealhack have put together a list of shipping deadlines for popular online retailers so you can make sure to get that special gift sent out on time. Here are some of the more gadget-oriented retailers for your reference. Read More

  • DLO WallDock takes the cables out of iDevice charging

    DLO WallDock takes the cables out of iDevice charging

    I'll go on record and say that $25 seems like a lot of money for something like this. It's an intriguing idea, though, and might make a good stocking stuffer or Secret Santa gift for the Apple fan in your life. Read More

  • Spend Christmas In Hell: Dante's Inferno Demo Comes Just In Time For The Holidays

    Spend Christmas In Hell: Dante's Inferno Demo Comes Just In Time For The Holidays

    EA announced that the demo to their much anticipated game, Dante's Inferno would be available before the Holidays for your gaming enjoyment. The "Gates of Hell" demo lets users play through the entire first level of the game, introducing us all to the horrors abound in the Nine Circles of Hell. The demo opens with the protagonist returning from the crusades only to find that the love of his life… Read More

  • Free to a good home: Booq Nerve laptop bag

    Free to a good home: Booq Nerve laptop bag

    Good evening and welcome to the laptop bag adoption program from your friends at CrunchGear. Today we have this charming Booq Nerve laptop bag, your choice of sizes. It needs a good home. Won’t you open your heart to this bag? Read More

  • Review: Assassin's Creed 2

    Review: Assassin's Creed 2

    Ubisoft needed to publish something amazing given their anemic financials thus far this year, and Assassin's Creed 2 delivered. Assassin's Creed 2 was simply put, amazing. The sequel vastly improves upon Assassin's Creed which given all the hype, was disappointing to say the least. The game plays on the strengths of Assassin's Creed, most notably the free-running, and is no longer monotonous and… Read More