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Datacolor Spyder4Express S4X100 Display Calibration Device
Datacolor Spyder4Express S4X100 Display Calibration Device
Price: $98.99
11 used & new from $89.09

3.0 out of 5 stars Good hardware., September 10, 2014
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In terms of calibration it works well when it works, but I've found the software to be very finicky - it will do one or two calibrations with no issues and then suddenly start to give you error messages requiring you to uninstall and reinstall to get it working again. Did this on two systems. Good hardware... poor software.


AT&T 210 Corded Phone, Black, 1 Handset
AT&T 210 Corded Phone, Black, 1 Handset
Price: $9.78
161 used & new from $6.93

4.0 out of 5 stars Never give up your land line! Or a phone like this to use with them!, September 10, 2014
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Good, inexpensive, land line phone to keep around (with a land line). Some people actually forget that when your power goes out, so do your cordless phones, and in longer outages, even cell phone towers in some areas can go out, too!


Circulation & Vein Support for Healthy Legs 60 Capsules
Circulation & Vein Support for Healthy Legs 60 Capsules
Offered by ProCaps Labs by Andrew Lessman
Price: $24.90

2.0 out of 5 stars Used as directed and unfortunately, saw no difference at ..., September 10, 2014
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Used as directed and unfortunately, saw no difference at all in my leg issues. It obviously works for some based on reviews, but didn't do a thing for me. Sorry.


Santamedical Tens Handheld Electronic Pulse Massager Unit Muscle Stimulator for Electrotherapy Pain Management, 12 Ounce
Santamedical Tens Handheld Electronic Pulse Massager Unit Muscle Stimulator for Electrotherapy Pain Management, 12 Ounce
Offered by Oximeter Superstore
Price: $32.95
3 used & new from $32.95

4.0 out of 5 stars because the higher settings are pretty powerful., September 10, 2014
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Works as described. Seems well built. Start at LOWEST settings and work up from there, because the higher settings are pretty powerful.


Golden State Fruit Grand Gourmet Savory Snacks Gift Basket
Golden State Fruit Grand Gourmet Savory Snacks Gift Basket
Price: $41.54
2 used & new from $41.54

5.0 out of 5 stars Larger than expected and she (relative) loved everything in it, September 10, 2014
Sent as a gift. Larger than expected and she (relative) loved everything in it. Nice basket, too.


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4.0 out of 5 stars No more pooooooo stank..., April 7, 2014
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The only thing that makes me mad about this product is that I didn't invent it. Then one has to wonder how at some point, someone must have just thought to themselves, "I'm going to invent a way to make poop not stink" - and they did it, and now they're probably a millionaire. Ugh.

Does what it says - spray it in the toilet water BEFORE you go, do your business, and all the stuff just smells like flowers when you flush. No more embarrassing moments when you go to a party and have to use their bathroom, or if you share a single bathroom with others at home, work, etc. Worth having handy at all times.

The only reason I don't give it 5 stars is because the makers of this charge a hefty premium for it. This particular sale item (refill) does save you some money - but elsewhere where you find smaller bottles, they tend to cost $$$ comparatively speaking. I think maybe a price reduction for the smaller bottles by the maker would be helpful so more people can enjoy "floral poo".

Otherwise, a worthwhile staple to have in every bathroom


Green Mountain Coffee, Celestial Seasonings Southern Sweet Perfect Iced Tea, K-Cup Portion Pack for Keurig K-Cup Brewers, 22-Count
Green Mountain Coffee, Celestial Seasonings Southern Sweet Perfect Iced Tea, K-Cup Portion Pack for Keurig K-Cup Brewers, 22-Count
Price: $14.41
9 used & new from $13.23

4.0 out of 5 stars Not the best, but pretty good., April 7, 2014
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Well, it's not quite the home made "fresh brewed" type, but it's pretty good and quick. Using a plastic mug and lots of ice, it brews strongly enough for about 18-20 ounces of sweet tea. You can actually leave the k-cup in and get a second glass out of it too, though it's slightly weaker and relatively unsweet the second time around and in need of sweetener.

Note, evaporated cane syrup and Stevia sweetener are used to sweeten the tea. Stevia is so far according to articles, considered the "safer" of sweeteners when compared to certain other brands, and so far, nothing has come up in terms of harsh side effects in most people or long term health concerns. Like anything, use your own judgement and don't overuse it.. if you drink a dozen glasses of sweet tea per day, go the old fashioned route and just brew tea bags and tea to make it "pure". Otherwise, I think imo, for me, this is safe enough for occasional use compared to other things out there.

Would buy again.


Poetic StrapBack Case for SamSung Galaxy Note 8.0 Black(3 Year Manufacturer Warranty From Poetic)
Poetic StrapBack Case for SamSung Galaxy Note 8.0 Black(3 Year Manufacturer Warranty From Poetic)
Offered by Smart Shop Online
Price: $19.95
3 used & new from $9.95

3.0 out of 5 stars Incorrect color labeling (beware), April 7, 2014
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BEWARE of color mix ups.... The case I ordered was Black and I received a Purple case, but the item number on the sticker of the case package matched what was on Amazon's site. This tells me that somewhere on the line, a whole batch of these have had the incorrect item number bar code sticker (Black) put on Purple cases. I doubt I'm the only one who's going to get one of these.

I had Amazon customer service call me and had to speak with a rep in a foreign call center who had such an incredibly heavy accent that I could only make out 1 of 5 words she was saying, even after politely asking her to speak more slowly and clearly. But what I got out of it is that at first, she was saying since this item is not an actual item Amazon sells, that they could not do a return on it unless I ordered another $25 worth of merchandise (Um... what?). I had her repeat it. At that point I told her to just cancel my Prime membership - I don't want to deal with these types of hassles if I'm sent an incorrect item. She then paused and told me they would just refund the price of the case to me. This I'll admit has left a bad taste in my mouth. Anyway, the point of this wasn't to necessarily complain about Amazon customer service (but I thought this incident was worth a mention) - it's to point out that there is a batch of these Purple cases out there that probably going to be shipped out to people who order Black ones, since the Black sticker/code is on them incorrectly. So just be aware of the possible mix up ahead of time.

As far as the case goes excluding the color, for such an inexpensive case it seems "decent" - it fits the edges of the tablet reasonably well though the bottom right corner doesn't quite wrap around the tablet edge snugly as it should, so if you were to move it in the wrong way I could see the tablet possibly slipping out of the bottom. The hand strap on the back works if you want to hold it that way and the case seems like it would provide fair protection if dropped. I've tested out of couple of more expensive cases that did a better job but of course they did cost more as well. For the price if you're just looking for basic protection and fit, this would be ok... though again, be prepared for possible color mix ups when shipping.


Toshiba CB35-A3120 13.3-Inch Chromebook
Toshiba CB35-A3120 13.3-Inch Chromebook
Offered by Techno Intelligence
Price: $287.99
27 used & new from $179.00

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4.0 out of 5 stars Very Good For It's Purpose, March 24, 2014
I won't do a lengthy review (well, super lengthy) on this particular item because there are already so many extremely good, well written reviews on it by now. But this is a quickie review based on my short time with it since buying it, so note that it does not reflect any experience I have with the longevity of the product, as I'll add updated notes once I have a few months of use on it. That being said, I knew what I was getting with a Chromebook, and just wanted something that I could use while sitting at the table in the living room while watching TV to check Facebook, emails, and a few basic tasks. I have a good, solid WiFi connection too, which is of course essential if you're going to use any Chromebook since they are for the most part, a web based machine.

I have looked at the HP offerings and like others found their screens to be a bit washed out. I have known people who got the more established Samsung model and all of them eventually had problems with it, causing me to question the quality control of that model. The Acers - too small. So when I saw several of them side-by-side at a local store, the Toshiba stood out a bit in terms of overall looks, and a screen that to me, appeared to be just a bit more saturated than the others. At 13 inches, the screen size is about right - not tiny and not full laptop size, making the Toshiba good and portable without being insanely small. Keyboard is cheapish, but still decent. The plastic bezel around the screen looks like it could crack fairly easily if you put too much pressure on it the wrong way, so take caution when picking the machine up and holding it, especially with the screen open. Overall though, the machine feels decently built, and the inclusion of a couple of USB ports and a SD reader is good. The 2 gigs of RAM, processor, and 16 gigs or storage space would be considered very poor on a "real" laptop, but since no actual operating system is being run, the machine feels more like a traditional laptop with 4 gigs of RAM and slightly better specs.

My list of pro and con items based on my experience so far with the machine:

PRO:

1) Battery life: 7-8 hours easy depending on use, screen brightness, etc. The charger "brick" however, does get VERY hot during charging (see below - and never charge any item when you're not at home to supervise it, etc).

2) Screen/Keyboard: Good screen, more saturated than other Chromebooks although you can tell under certain conditions it's not very high quality - example, when you see graduations in color from light to dark, you'll see "banding" (stripes) for each shade as opposed to smooth graduation - but then, you're not going to be Photoshopping on this, so... Keyboard standard for the price. Overall build quality "decent to good".

3) Connection strength: Very good - picked up numerous neighbor's WiFi routers as well as mine and the wireless speed was even higher than on my normal laptop. One small hangup getting it connected to mine on the first attempt, but it picked it up on the second try and no issues after. Connected with gmail account with no problems.

4) Apps: It's not Windows or Android or anything like that, but there are all of the Google apps plus a lot of choices for standard games, productivity, and more. Remember, it's not an OS based laptop, so you won't be doing OS based laptop things on it. Still, I was surprised what you can do and what is available.

5) Cam: Low res, grainy web cam (expected). Works. Note though, you cannot Skype using a Chromebook, but you can use the cam for taking still photos and for doing video calls using Google+ "Hangouts".

CONS:

1) Price: I personally think all Chromebooks are overpriced. I think $229 instead of around $279 would be more appropriate for this and other Chromebook machines. These days you can get a lower-end Windows machine in the $279-299 range, so in my opinion these should be just a bit lower than they are.

2) Build: I put this in the pro area but also here because I do feel the plastic body and bezel area around the screen are a more cheaper grade of plastic than they could have been given the price. Sturdy enough, but handle with care.

3) Charging: HOT charging transformer ("brick") when it charges.

4) Printing: Do your research on how to print using a Chromebook - it's not a simple matter of plugging in a printer and doing it like on a standard laptop and involves Google cloud printing for most. You can find information on how to do this on, duh, Google.

Chomebooks are a niche product that aren't for everyone, but do fill a gap for those who don't need a full, "real", laptop and those who don't like trying to type on a tablet. If your needs are reasonably basic and just include web work and email, these are perfect, but if you take the time to explore the Chromebook app store area you may also find some other productivity, social, and basic gaming apps that you'll enjoy and that come in handy as well. Keyboard shortcuts are different here compared to a standard laptop so i suggest taking the time to go through the tutorials at setup. You'll be able to use many USB mice and drives, but there are special considerations for printing, so do some Google searching for how to do that with one of these machines.

I think Toshiba's offering is good compared to the others available, and well worth considering.


Reiko PSC03-SAMS738CBK Polymer Case Smooth/Rough for Samsung Galaxy Centura S738C - Retail Packaging - Black
Reiko PSC03-SAMS738CBK Polymer Case Smooth/Rough for Samsung Galaxy Centura S738C - Retail Packaging - Black

4.0 out of 5 stars Fit the phone nearly perfectly., January 14, 2014
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When buying prepaid phones it can sometimes be hard to find a case that fits perfectly, as models can vary slightly from contract to prepaid versions. The makers will adapt them causing slight variations that can manifest in odd button placement areas on the cover, misaligned holes, and more.

In this case, the Reiko fits nearly perfectly on the Centura. The rubberish material gives you a great grip on the phone and if dropped (which I have done), it offers good protection - my phone survived with no issues at all.

My only very slight con would be a tiny bit of flexing that occurs in the middle area of the case if you hold it a certain way. It's not loose by any means, just not skin tight (no pun) in that area. Otherwise you can't beat it for the price.


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