Browsing Archive 2005
Nike Sport Headphones

Nike Sport Headphones

I was really excited about these Nike Sport Audio Headphones when I bought them. I have been running and riding my bike for a long time and my sweat can eat through that soft spongy stuff, leaving it in disgusting tatters. I love the behind the neck form factor and have trashed two sets of Sony headphones with my ...

Making Your Bike Speedometer Work With a Bike Trainer

Making Your Bike Speedometer Work With a Bike Trainer

The directions for bicycle speedometers say to attach the sensor to your front tire. When you use a bicycle trainer (like the CycleOps Trainer I reviewed last week), the front tire remains stationary and the only tire that is moving is the back tire. Is it possible to attach the sensor to the back tire? Does it ...

Review: Logitech Bluetooth Wireless Headphones

Review: Logitech Bluetooth Wireless Headphones

Logitech has released a series of Bluetooth wireless headphones for iPod, PC, and MP3 players. The three types are essentially the same stereo Bluetooth headphones with three different adapters; the headphones are also resold by HP and Toshiba we haven’t figured out who actually makes them yet. We tested them with an ...

A Unique Use For Your Camera Phone

A Unique Use For Your Camera Phone

Here is a unique use for your camera phone that might actually help you lose weight.Here's how it works:Every day, you take pictures of every meal and snack and upload them to your account. Once a week, you will receive a video message from their nutritionist with recommendations on how to eat healthier. ...

Review: Logitech LX7 Cordless Optical Mouse

Review: Logitech LX7 Cordless Optical Mouse

The box says that I will get up to 8 months of battery life on this cordless mouse. I’ve only owned it for a month and all of a sudden, I don’t care if I get 8 months or not. I’ve never had a cordless mouse before and my mouse-life is entirely different now that I have one.I didn’t realize how much of a pain in ...

How to Set a Phillipe Starck Watch

How to Set a Phillipe Starck Watch

Hello,Could you please tell me how to set the time on my fossil-starck, cause I do have the manual, but due to moving..it is somewhere, but where..?!You'd make me very happy, many friend tried..but..as you know, it's too hard..so I now have a watch which says it is 5 hours and 15 minutes earlier than it ...

Review: MyMusix 1GB MP3 Player

Review: MyMusix 1GB MP3 Player

The iPod nano may be Impossibly Small, but this little player costs less than half the cost of the cheapest Nano. I bought the My Musix MP3 Player about seven months ago. After dropping it several times and using every day on my hour long bike ride to work, it still plays perfectly. It is a player that comes with a ...

Understanding SD flash memory card speeds

Understanding SD flash memory card speeds

SD (secure digital) cards are becoming increasingly popular for digital camera storage. They’re tiny, convenient, and getting affordable in sizes as large as 1GB and 2GB. But they come in a bewildering array of different speeds and prices, even within one manufacturer’s line. What’s with the different card ...

I Hate the Watch Designers of the World

I Hate the Watch Designers of the World

After looking on the Internet for it, I realized that the medium isn’t ready for watch shopping yet. I can’t tell the size of the watch from the tiny thumbnails that they provide. Las Vegas sports much more shopping opportunities than I have in Salt Lake City, so I was hopeful for the Labor Day weekend. Maybe I would ...

Review: JVC Everio Hard Disk Camcorder GZ-MG30U

Review: JVC Everio Hard Disk Camcorder GZ-MG30U

JVC is first out of the gate with a hard disk based camcorder that records in the MPEG-2 format of DVD. No tape, no mini-DVDs, and up to 24 hours of recording at a time. But as everyone who buys a camcorder finds out, the devil is always in the details: How fast and easy is it to export the video and create a DVD, and ...