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Caliper View Mechanical Wristwatch- FirstLook

December 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

We get a lot of requests to review things. In 2016, a number of them were just small variations of products we had previously reviewed, and so we turned them down. Still, [...]

RainyDayGiftGuide 2014 : Gadgets

December 16, 2014 // 0 Comments

While  the origin of the word “gadget” is somewhat unclear, the term was in use in nautical circle in the 1800s, and became common in the US after World War I [...]

Timex Intelligent Quartz FirstLook

May 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

Wristwatches are one of our favorite gadgets. We have acquired a few of them over the years, but we are always on the lookout to add to the collection. It is not always [...]

Casio Edifice 720 FirstUse

March 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

As most readers know, our policy is to look at gear and gadgets which we think provide something unique or interesting to the mix. As with other watches we have reviewed, [...]

Casio EDIFICE : EFR-516 FirstUse

September 17, 2012 // 0 Comments

In June and July, we took a FirstLook at two watches in Casio’s EDIFICE line. The line spans a broad range of prices, styles, and capabilities. The  EFR-516 is on [...]

Casio EDIFICE EQWT720 FirstLook

July 24, 2012 // 1 Comment

Recently we mentioned that we would be taking a closer look at some of Casio’s wristwatch offerings. In June we had a FirstLook at the Casio EDIFICE EFR-516. Today we [...]

Casio EDIFICE EFR-516PB FirstLook

June 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

When we posted our FirstLook of the Timex Expedition, a few readers commented that while Timex watches are nice, we really should take a look at comparable Casio units. [...]

TapWorthy apps: Emerald Sequoia

July 8, 2010 // 0 Comments

The App Store has a huge collection of timer apps, clock apps, and apps which count down in every imaginable way. We use them all the time, but we usually don’t [...]

Brando: Digital Video Watch

June 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

Camera and video recording devices have been getting smaller ever since things went digital. Designers were able to eliminate all mechanical parts from the devices once [...]

StrappedForTime: Adventure-ready straps

May 13, 2010 // 0 Comments

Wristwatches are a gadget which, technically speaking, none of us need any more, but we (like many of you) can’t seem to give them up. The correct time is readily [...]
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