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TaoTronics Humidifier Home Ultasonic Cool Mist (with Constant Humidity Mode, Mist Level Control, Timing Settings, Built-in Water Purifier, LED Nightlight, Zero Noise)
TaoTronics Humidifier Home Ultasonic Cool Mist (with Constant Humidity Mode, Mist Level Control, Timing Settings, Built-in Water Purifier, LED Nightlight, Zero Noise)
Offered by Sunvalleytek
Price: $179.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Great humidifier for a fantastic price, May 22, 2015
This is a very nice, for the price, humidifier. It offers a lot of great features for an OK price, and seems to be built pretty well.

The first nice feature is that the steam is adjustable in terms of how heavy or light, along with where, it sprays. You have the option for 360 degree spray, meaning YOU determine the direction of the steam. You have the option for low, medium, and high options for how much it sprays. Even on high it is pretty quiet.

The second feature I really like is the LED readout of current humidity in the room, and the ability to set the humidity level I am looking for. Unfortunately I was asked to review this after our heating season was over (when I really need a humidifier), so it doesn't run as much at the moment, but when it does run, the controls are quite nice.

Another great feature is the timer. If you just want the humidifier to run a certain length of time, set the timer and forget it. You can also set it to turn the light off if you want it to run in your bedroom overnight without bothering you with the light. It also goes into a quieter steam level in this mode, though it honestly isn't loud at all even at full blast mode.

It is recommended to clean the water tank every 2 weeks according to the manual. I am actually using filtered water through my refrigerator in this, and I haven't noticed ANY of the scaling I see in the same amount of time with my old humidifier and tap water. Using filtered water in the other humidifier probably would have been a good idea in hindsight...

You also get ionized air flow, you can choose how humid the air should be, the LED display is great, the reservoir takes up to a gallon and lasts about 12 hours in my testing, and it works really, really well.

Highly recommended.

Sample provided.


UNIFUN® 10400mAh USB External Travel Battery (2Amp In Fast Charging,2.1A /1A Out) IP66 Rugged Water/Dirt/Shockproof Power Bank w/Strong LED Flashlight+Strap Hole Heavy Duty Portable Backup Charger for iPhone 6 Plus 5S 5 4S 4 iPad Air Retina Mini ,Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 S3 Note 2 3 4 ,LG G2 G3 G Flex Nexus 6 7 10 ,Bluetooth Speaker GPS ,Smart Watch and other 5V Android /Window Phone Tablet
UNIFUN® 10400mAh USB External Travel Battery (2Amp In Fast Charging,2.1A /1A Out) IP66 Rugged Water/Dirt/Shockproof Power Bank w/Strong LED Flashlight+Strap Hole Heavy Duty Portable Backup Charger for iPhone 6 Plus 5S 5 4S 4 iPad Air Retina Mini ,Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 S3 Note 2 3 4 ,LG G2 G3 G Flex Nexus 6 7 10 ,Bluetooth Speaker GPS ,Smart Watch and other 5V Android /Window Phone Tablet
Offered by Unifun
Price: $25.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Works decently enough, though usable power is more in the 6000 mAh range, May 22, 2015
If you want a splash resistant, NOT water proof, battery charger/power bank, and don't mind the quoted 10400 mAh rating being a little lower than that, the UNIFUN isn't a horrible device to look at.

The 10400 mAh is more like 6000 mAh usable. This is roughly the 8840 mAh usable I would expect with a 10400 mAh charger. The best rate you can expect from any battery like this is 85% efficiency. This battery is more in the 55-60% range. If you know what you are getting going into it though, it shouldn't be that much of an issue at this price point.

Don't expect great things from the included flashlight. Like many of the other battery banks that offer this, it's more just a light that you MIGHT be able to use to find the keyhole on your door after a late night. You won't be doing full scale neighborhood searches for lost children with this light. I've used so many of these batteries that this is pretty much as expected.

Overall, construction is decent, battery life is OK at the price, and it works.

Sample provided.


Samsung T1 Portable 500GB USB 3.0 External SSD (MU-PS500B/AM)
Samsung T1 Portable 500GB USB 3.0 External SSD (MU-PS500B/AM)
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45 used & new from $227.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Great external drive, super fast performance, added bonus of encryption, May 19, 2015
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If you want a portable drive that is:

1) Super fast
2) Super light
3) doesn't need multi terabytes of storage
4) Want to encrypt your data easily, without 3rd part tools
5) don't mind the price

Then the Samsung T1 is for you.

This drive is light - REALLY light. It's also small. It is slightly smaller than a credit card in length and width. In terms of depth, I would say it is total of about 3-4 credit cards stack up on one another. In terms of weight, it's only a couple of ounces. Put this in your purse, hand bag, back pack, laptop bag, tablet carrying case, or whatever and you are almost certain to not notice the weight difference.

With regards to speed, it uses an SSD, which means reads/writes are super fast. My other USB3 platter based drives offer more storage, but they can't hold a candle to the overall speed of this drive. For my day to day data needs, the Samsung is my go to device.

If you decide to use encryption, be aware, if you forget your password, your data is gone. You will also need to have the device sent to a Samsung Service Center to have the password reset. I recommend using encryption, but you will want to make note of the password in the event that you do forget the password.

I've used this on:

Win 7 laptop
Win 8.1 Surface Pro 3
Win 10 Tech Preview Surface Pro 3

and have had no issue with moving the drive between devices. I don't currently have access to a Mac, but I would imagine it would work just fine there as well.

Overall the performance is fantastic, having the ability to enable encryption is great, and the device is small/light weight and definitely easy to take with you.

Highly recommended if you don't mind the price.


Philips BT2200B/27 Shoqbox Mini Wireless Water Resistant Outdoor Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Philips BT2200B/27 Shoqbox Mini Wireless Water Resistant Outdoor Portable Bluetooth Speaker (Black)
Price: $49.99
3 used & new from $44.95

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Waterproof, sounds good, easy to use, May 19, 2015
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This speaker, for the price, offers sound quality that I honestly didn't expect for something at this price point. You don't get deep, pounding bass, or crisp, clear highs. What you get is a decently even sound that, even at high levels, doesn't get harsh. Most speakers at this price range, at full volume, are nearly unlistenable. Not this one.

When I compare BT speakers, I always compare to my favorite BT speaker, the SoundBlaster Roar. The thing is, that speaker is about 3 times the price of this one, so I don't expect that level of quality. As stated, you don't get deep, right, pounding bass. You get a nice, even sound. You also get waterproof, and it floats in water as well - perfect for the pool season coming up.

Pairing is simple. Turn it on, it goes into pairing mode. Enable BT on your phone or other device, and connect. You can now make calls like a speakerphone, or listen to music.

Be aware that once paired, your devices can't really lose line of sight. Or at least, can't have a lot of obstructions between the speaker and your phone. I picked the speaker up and walked away from my phone. Once I entered another room, which straight line was less than 30 feet, the music began stuttering and skipping. This is the same behavior outside with no obstructions at about the 35 feet distance.

One omission I have found is you can't just PAUSE the music. This is actually kind of obnoxious. The instructions indicate you can pause the music... when you receive a phone call and answer the phone. You also can't seem to skip tracks (+ and - only seem to control volume).

If you don't have BT capability, you can also use auxiliary in. Obviously you would need the device you plug in to be waterproof as well to use in the pool in this configuration (you'd also need a way to close the cap on the back, which you can't when you have the 3.5mm cable attached), but in a pinch and if you're in a hurry, this option is pretty handy.

The speaker sounds good for the price. It works well. It's easy to use.

Recommended, if you don't mind not have control over pause/next/previous


Classic Brands Defend-A-Bed Ultimate Extra Plush Double Thick Bamboo-Rayon Fitted Waterproof Mattress Topper, Queen Size
Classic Brands Defend-A-Bed Ultimate Extra Plush Double Thick Bamboo-Rayon Fitted Waterproof Mattress Topper, Queen Size
Offered by Classic Mattress
Price: $89.00
2 used & new from $86.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Great mattress topper, May 17, 2015
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This mattress pad/cover/topper/defender feels great, works well, and really makes sleep more comfortable on an old style mattress.

The material this is made out of is unique, and it really does seem to cool you, or at least it maybe doesn't let you warm up as much as a standard mattress.

Fitting this to a mattress is pretty simple, easy, and seamless. You just slip it over the mattress and the corners and you're done. You have now revitalized an old mattress, or helped protect a new.

You may notice a slight crunchy noise when your first put this on the mattress. I believe this is the waterproof material, and after a couple weeks of use I don't notice or hear this any longer. It could be I've gotten used to it, but it seems to be more the fact that the sound isn't there.

One thing that may go without saying, but I will say anyway, is that if your mattress already has a plush top, chances are this won't work for you. We tried it, just for kicks, on one mattress that had the plush top and couldn't get a fit. This wasn't an issue, since this wasn't the mattress we wanted it for, but since I tried it, I figured it was worth mentioning.

Overall this cover makes an older, or non-plush top bed, more comfortable. It then protects from liquid accidents. The sort of cooling effect of the design definitely helps keep you cooler while sleeping.

Highly recommended.


Aukey Bluetooth 4.1 Headset Wireless Stereo Jogger, Running, Sport, Gym exercise Headphones Earphone with AptX, Mic for iPhone, Smartphones
Aukey Bluetooth 4.1 Headset Wireless Stereo Jogger, Running, Sport, Gym exercise Headphones Earphone with AptX, Mic for iPhone, Smartphones
Offered by Aukey Direct
Price: $59.99
2 used & new from $26.23

5.0 out of 5 stars Great sound without aptX, excel with aptX, May 12, 2015
Right out of the box, even without aptX support, these headphones sound quite good. Add in aptX support (check your devices to ensure they support it) and you get CD quality sound streaming to your ears, which adds to the depth and already decent sound quality of the Aukey headset.

Pairing is as simple as you expect. Hold the Aukey button down while powered off until the light flashes red and blue on the power button (may need to pop your finger off the button to see it properly). Enable BT on your phone, find the Aukey and pair. The end.

Comfort is quite good, and with the ear clip in place you should have no problem with them falling out of your ears while you are exercising or are otherwise engaged.

Call quality is quite good as well, with my chat partners all saying I sound like I'm using the on phone mic. You can't get much better than that I think.

Sound quality is quite nice. Without aptX, you have a decently balanced, though a little flat, sound. If you have aptX capability, the music gains a bit of life and retains the balance.

Highly recommended.

Sample provided.


Mpow® Cheetah Sports Running Bluetooth 4.1 Wireless Stereo Headphones Earpiece Earbuds with Mic Hands-free Calling, AptX for Running Work with Apple iphone 6, 6 Plus, 5 5c 5s 4s ipad ipod Touch, Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 S3 Note 3 2 and Android Tablet Phones(Blue)
Mpow® Cheetah Sports Running Bluetooth 4.1 Wireless Stereo Headphones Earpiece Earbuds with Mic Hands-free Calling, AptX for Running Work with Apple iphone 6, 6 Plus, 5 5c 5s 4s ipad ipod Touch, Samsung Galaxy S5 S4 S3 Note 3 2 and Android Tablet Phones(Blue)

5.0 out of 5 stars Sound good, fit well, and work perfectly, May 12, 2015
The MPOW Cheetah Sports headphones are a very nice pair of BT 4.1 enabled headphones/hands free.

Pairing is easy. When powering them up with the PHONE button, simply hold the button down until the light on the headset flashes red and green. Turn BT on with your device, and connect. You're done.

In terms of sound quality, these are quite nice, even without aptX. If you have an aptX enabled device though, you are in for a treat. Sound quality in either mode is good, but the aptX support really helps this pair of headphones shine. Bass is deep, but not overpowering. Mids are clear, and highs are crisp without being harsh. Without aptX bass is a little muddier, and highs aren't as well represented though.

In terms of call quality, they are very good there. My chat partners have stated that I sound like I'm using my phone's mic. I don't really expect any more than that, and it does this well.

Comfort is good as well. While it may take a second to figure out how to unravel the headphones and get them in your ear, once you have them in your ear I doubt you will ever have them fall out unless you take off your shirt or something similar.

Overall, this is a very nice pair of wireless BT headphones with aptX capability, that fit well and are comfortable.

Recommended.

Sample provided for review.


BLUBOON(TM) Surface Pro 3 Screen Protector Tempered Glass Screen Protectors for Microsoft Surface Pro 3 With 9H Hardness/Perfect Anti-scratch/Shatterproof/ Ultra-thin (Surface Pro 3 Tempered glass)
BLUBOON(TM) Surface Pro 3 Screen Protector Tempered Glass Screen Protectors for Microsoft Surface Pro 3 With 9H Hardness/Perfect Anti-scratch/Shatterproof/ Ultra-thin (Surface Pro 3 Tempered glass)
Offered by SUPON
Price: $19.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Good screen protector, pen still works properly after application, April 29, 2015
The Bluboon SP3 Screen Protector is a Tempered Glass Screen protector. Because it's tempered glass, you can actually BREAK the protector, so be careful when applying it to your SP3.

The other fantastic part is that the pen still functions normally with this, unlike some of the other non-glass solutions available to protect your SP3 screen.

The protector is easy to apply, it works, and the cut outs for the camera and speakers are properly cut.

Recommended.

Sample provided.


Rtgs 2 Sets of Micro LED 15 Super Bright Warm White Color Lights Battery Operated on 6 Ft Long Silver Color Ultra Thin String Wire [NEWEST VERSION] + 100% RTGS Products Satisfaction Guarantee
Rtgs 2 Sets of Micro LED 15 Super Bright Warm White Color Lights Battery Operated on 6 Ft Long Silver Color Ultra Thin String Wire [NEWEST VERSION] + 100% RTGS Products Satisfaction Guarantee
Offered by RTGS Products.
Price: $7.95
2 used & new from $7.95

4.0 out of 5 stars Nice and bright, but be aware they use watch type batteries and a set lasts only 24 hours of use or so, April 27, 2015
These lights are decently designed, and they work. The only down side is they use Lithium CR2302 batteries, so you'll want to have some on hand for if/when the batteries die. They are set to only run for up to 24 hours total, which really isn't a lengthy amount of time.

Of course, chances are low you will have them die in a day, but using a few times a week you'll likely need to replace the batteries in a month or 2.

The lights are bright, and the wires are simple and easy to wrap around things, so you can place them and forget them.

I just wish the batteries would last longer.

Sample provided.


GadgetZone (US Seller) DBPower® Portable Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Transmitter/Adapter Dongle for TV, Desktop, Laptop, Tablet, MP3/MP4 Player, CD and DVD Players and all other Audio Devices with 3.5mm Audio-out Jack
GadgetZone (US Seller) DBPower® Portable Stereo Wireless Bluetooth Transmitter/Adapter Dongle for TV, Desktop, Laptop, Tablet, MP3/MP4 Player, CD and DVD Players and all other Audio Devices with 3.5mm Audio-out Jack
Offered by NovaPower
Price: $25.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Easy to use, and it provides good quality audio, April 27, 2015
If you want to provide wireless output capability to a device, such as an older iPod, that doesn't have BT capability, the GadgetZone DBPower BT transmitter gives you what you need.

It only offers up to BT 2.1 capability, so if you are looking for something that does apt-X, you will want to look elsewhere. If you just want something that offers the capability to throw your audio around, and it has a 3.5mm output (headphone jack), then this will work well.

Setup is simple. Power it on and hold the power button down for about 5-6 seconds. Enable BT on your phone or other device, connect it, and you are ready to go.

It works well enough, it's simple to setup, and sound quality is good.

Sample provided.


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