Samsung's Slick New Smartwatch Makes Calls Without a Phone

Samsung’s Slick New Smartwatch Makes Calls Without a Phone

Just a few weeks ago, Samsung teased a new smartwatch at the end of its Galaxy Edge S6+ and Galaxy Note 5 launch event. Details were scant, but the elegant aesthetics looked promising: a circular face, a rotating bezel for controlling it, and—given the 3G connectivity in last year’s Gear S—possibly the ability to use it for voice calls and texts without being tethered to a phone.

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A Charging Cable That Only Glows When Touched Is Way Easier To Plug In

A Charging Cable That Only Glows When Touched Is Way Easier To Plug In

Lining up a USB cable with the tiny charging port on your phone is hard enough during the day. At night it might as well be a MENSA test that you’ll always fail. But what if the business end of your USB cable glowed like a beacon in the night when touched? Now you see why it’s time to upgrade. The Luminid Touch and Flash cable, available from Sewell Direct, features white LEDs embedded inside the end that plugs into your phone.

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Black+Decker Just Solved Streaky Windows

Black+Decker Just Solved Streaky Windows

At one time the only way to get a truly clean windshield was to enlist the help of an urban professional working on a downtown street corner. But now that Black+Decker has attached a squeegee to a Dustbuster, streaky windows are no longer a plague on society. Now streaky windows are unquestionably a first world problem, but once you get used to driving around in a car with an impeccably clean windshield, you’ll never want to go back.

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Deals: Open Box iPad Air 2 Bargain and Xbox One Gears of War bundle with $120 bonus

Deals: Open Box iPad Air 2 Bargain and Xbox One Gears of War bundle with $120 bonus

Today we found two solid deals – one an iPad 3 Retina 4G for $160 and the other an iPad Air 2 Retina 64GB for $430. For those who don’t need the latest processing power and just want the resolution, the [ ] The post Deals: Open Box iPad Air 2 Bargain and Xbox One Gears of War bundle with $120 bonus appeared first on Gadget Review.

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The Nomad Roadtrip car charger doubles as a backup battery when you're not driving

The Nomad Roadtrip car charger doubles as a backup battery when you’re not driving

Backup batteries come in all manner of shapes, sizes and capacities, but the Nomad Roadtrip is the first backup battery that I’ve seen that charges via your vehicle’s 12V power port. The Roadtrip can be used to charge your phone while you’re driving, but then its built in 3000mAh battery can be used when you’re not driving to recharge your device.

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