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simplehuman 15-Ounce Square Push Pump, Chrome
simplehuman 15-Ounce Square Push Pump, Chrome
Price: $15.99
9 used & new from $14.39

5.0 out of 5 stars My favorite soap dispenser, August 24, 2014
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There are so many great reviews that I hesitated to write one. But I have found that certain things that people say can really help me make the leap. With a lot of pumps they get clogged and many will jet the soap where you don't want it, soap in the eye will really get your attention.

This Simplehuman soap dispenser is the answer to perfect dispensing. This thing is amazing and I am picky. You can squirt out a little or a lot, it never gets clogged with our soap, and with the angle of the tip it always goes away from you. Oh yes and the big thing, this one does not drip soap. This simple little gizmo is worth twice the price. Enjoy!


Baby Jogger City Mini Single, Black/Gray
Baby Jogger City Mini Single, Black/Gray
Price: $169.99
18 used & new from $164.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Simple Pros and Cons List, August 24, 2014
Pros

Safety – One of the most important advantages related to this stroller is the immense safety that is offered to your child when they are riding in it. It comes featured with a five point safety harness and fully padded seat area for maximum safety for your child or infant. The front wheel also locks in place for long strolls, which decreases the chance of an accidental flip.

Mobility– This stroller is extremely easy to fold down into a compact size, which is great if you’re a family that is on the move or traveling. It can fit into tight and compact spaces such as in the back of a van, or in the trunk of a car.

Lightweight– The lightweight nature of this stroller makes it very easy to push and maneuver in all types of spaces and terrain. It is built to easily traverse broken sidewalks or roads as well as seamlessly go over curbs and other obstacles.

Reliable– Because the Baby Jogger mini single stroller was built with high quality and high strength materials, it can stand the test of time as well as the many obstacles you may encounter during your travels.

Durable– The durability rating of this stroller is one of the best in the industry. Most parents are able to use this stroller for their first child all the way up to their last child. The durability and quality of the construction makes it stand up to the abuse and rigors of everyday use.

Cons
I am hard-pressed to find any disadvantages that would have any real effect on the usability and reliability of the stroller. One of the only downsides I found was the under-basket storage space was small and cramped, although this wasn’t too problematic.

All in all the Baby Jogger city mini single stroller is a great stroller for families with just one infant or child. The lightweight design and rugged construction allows this stroller to go anywhere in the urban jungle, all while keeping your infant safe and happy during their ride.


RainMachine - The Forecast Sprinkler - Smart WIFI Irrigation Controller
RainMachine - The Forecast Sprinkler - Smart WIFI Irrigation Controller
Offered by Green Electronics llc
Price: $249.00

5.0 out of 5 stars The irrigation controller you never thought you needed, August 24, 2014
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I've had my RainMachine installed for about 5 months now ( replacing an Irrigation Cady Controller which didn't actually vary the watering times ).

My favorite feature of the RainMachine is that it varies the watering times based on it's daily calculated watering percentage. You set the watering time for each zone at what it would require on a typical summer day and the controller varies it down based on the forecasted hi & low temps from NOAA as well as projected rain. It will also increase watering if the forecasted temps are significantly higher than the average summer temps for your location.

The Android and iPhone apps run a little slow and could use some tweaking & upgrading but do allow you to fully program the controller as well as activate manual watering. The controller has a built in browser & can be accessed from either Internet Explorer or Google Chrome browsers from any computer on the same network. It's wifi enabled and the wifi is actually a thumb sized USB wifi unit that plugs into an external USB port on the top.

The whole front of the unit is a capacitive color touch screen display which not only displays the 5 day weather forcast and what percentage of the watering time you have set it will water that day ( if it's a day you have scheduled ) but also either the last 30 days or last few years savings. You can also fully program the unit from the touch screen.

Overall I am extremely happy with the RainMachine irrigation controller and consider it one of my better home and garden buys.


Umbra Penguin Soap Pump, Nickel
Umbra Penguin Soap Pump, Nickel
Price: $11.36
13 used & new from $8.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Too cheap for me, August 24, 2014
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This little soap dispenser could be really great if the materials were a little better. The dispenser would constantly tip over if not fully loaded with soap and in person it doesn't look nickel plated at all.The cheap, lightweight plastic shell really does the design a disservice. I'd love to see this design using actual metal or at least a more heavyweight plastic.


Kwikset 910 Z-Wave Contemporary SmartCode Electronic Deadbolt featuring SmartKey in Satin Nickel
Kwikset 910 Z-Wave Contemporary SmartCode Electronic Deadbolt featuring SmartKey in Satin Nickel
Price: Click here to see our price
20 used & new from $133.76

5.0 out of 5 stars Great feature, very happy with this lock, August 24, 2014
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I bought this Kwikset unit after returning a Schlage Link.The profile of this unit that faces the outside of the door is comparable to regular deadbolts. The Schlage unit was too long and interfered with the storm door.

This unit is motorized; so it locks and unlocks itself; where the Schalge merely engaged / disengaged the knob for the deadbolt; so if paired with a Z-Wave controller; can lock and unlock the door on demand.It provides full Z-Wave controls and reporting.

The keypad lights up when pressing the lock button. It works well in California where temperatures go up to over 100 in direct sunlight.

The housing on the indoor side houses the controls and batteries. It's a bit thick like some hotel locks.

The mechanisms offers no resistance and works well with a regular key; it's not different than a regular deadbolt. On the inside you use the regular lever to lock/unlock.

The lock itself is a Kwikset SmarKey; and the re-locking pin is provided. This is great because I can re-key this myself in less than 5 minutes (Ie if you need to give guests a guest key when they just cannot figure out how to enter the numbers on the keypad :); Home Depot and other hardware stores sells inexpensive sets of pre-made keys for Kwikset; so re-keying becomes a non-issue. Just put one old working key; the re-locking pin and then the new key; lock/unlock and it's all set).

My only complain is that it has 5 number keys instead of the normal 10; so it works best when using 6-digits or more.


Lacoste Classic Pique Polo- White
Lacoste Classic Pique Polo- White
Price: $53.01 - $104.00

2.0 out of 5 stars Quality does not live up to the brand hype, August 24, 2014
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I don't understand how anyone could give this shirt more than a couple stars. The only reason I can think of is that they are blinded by the brand name. You could buy a cheap polo shirt at your local department store and the quality would be better than the stiff, scratchy material Lacoste uses in this shirt.


Orbit SunMate Hose-End 58302N 18-Inch Turret Wand, Multi-Color
Orbit SunMate Hose-End 58302N 18-Inch Turret Wand, Multi-Color
Price: $18.86
3 used & new from $18.70

4.0 out of 5 stars One wand to rule them all, August 24, 2014
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I've had this for a few weeks now and it works great. The extra length is great for reaching hanging plants or other hard to reach places.

I only wish the shower function was a little stronger but all the other features offset that one minor complaint.


LG G3 D855 16GB (FACTORY UNLOCKED) international version (Black) - No warranty
LG G3 D855 16GB (FACTORY UNLOCKED) international version (Black) - No warranty
Offered by FGS Trading
Price: $534.62
14 used & new from $524.95

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars LG's best phone yet, August 24, 2014
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I'll admit, when I first laid hands on the G3, I wasn't sure. I wanted it to be metal (as it appeared to be), but it wasn't. I wanted it to be a bit smaller and more like the Nexus 5, but it wasn't. I didn't think I'd like the rear placement of the buttons, and I don't. But, like two cops with different ideologies forced to work together on a crime, before long, these perceived negatives turned out to be charming qualities. The smooth, curved lines of the G3 make it feel like a much smaller phone. Those rear buttons mostly just need some muscle memory to get used to. And that metallic skin: It might not be metal, but it sure looks better than the G2 (or any Galaxy phone). That just leaves the positives. The display might not be quite as impressive as I'd hoped, but it's still shines given the right content.

The camera is a great workhorse and will really turn out some good images, even under low light. All told, there's little to complain about. I think this is one of the best Android phones you can buy right now.


Anker® Ultra-Slim Qi-Enabled Wireless Charging Pad for Nexus 4 / 5 / 7(2013), Lumia 920, 928, Samsung, iPhone, Nokia, Google, LG, HTC and Other Qi-Enabled Phones and Tablets
Anker® Ultra-Slim Qi-Enabled Wireless Charging Pad for Nexus 4 / 5 / 7(2013), Lumia 920, 928, Samsung, iPhone, Nokia, Google, LG, HTC and Other Qi-Enabled Phones and Tablets
Offered by AnkerDirect
Price: $45.99

1.0 out of 5 stars Makes a good coaster, August 24, 2014
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Unit was DOA. Probably the most expensive coffee cup coaster I ever purchased.
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Levana Astra 3.5" PTZ Digital Baby Video Monitor with Talk to Baby Intercom 32006 (White)
Levana Astra 3.5" PTZ Digital Baby Video Monitor with Talk to Baby Intercom 32006 (White)
Price: $178.14
12 used & new from $121.22

1.0 out of 5 stars Looks good on paper but performance is poor, August 24, 2014
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I purchased this Levana unit and the Infant Optics DXR-5 because I wasn't sure which one I wanted. Even though the Levana is up to 50 dollars more I think the Infant Optics model is a better buy for the following reasons.

1) The range on the Levana unit is abysmal and seems to have a lot of interference issues. I had the monitor about 50 feet from the camera and it constantly had connection issues.

2) The screen quality is very poor and extremely laggy. Similar to when the original web cams came out in the 90's and there was a one to two second delay with every movement. The Infant Optics unit is perfectly smooth and the screen quality is better despite being 1" smaller.

The key benefits of the Levana unit is that it has pan/tilt, two way audio and lullabies built in. These are all great features but if the key function of the camera doesn't work well then what's the point?


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