Tag Archives: Gadgets

2016 Holiday Gift Guide: Gadgets

2016 Holiday Gift Guide: Gadgets

I think the love of gadgets is a universal trait, shared by most people. As geeks we seem to have a place in our hearts for elegant, useful, or just plain cool gadgets. What follows are just a few of the gadgets, tools, and neat things we covered this year.
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Father’s Day Gift Guide 2016

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2016

Father’s Day is rapidly approaching, and we fun folks at GeekDad would like to give you some inspiration for your gifts for Dad this year. From our moms and dads, these gifts range from rugged to hilarious, and we are sure a perfect gift can be found right here. Read More

Holiday Gift Guide #6: Gadgets Part 2

Holiday Gift Guide #6: Gadgets Part 2

If I had a dollar for every gadget I’ve bought since Part 1 was published yesterday, I could buy four more gadgets! I’m almost done though. As we’ve grown GeekDad, so has the number of authors and the number of gadgets we collectively love. Here’s the next dozen gadgets we love, in no particular order. I’ll have a few stragglers to post tomorrow, so stay tuned.
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Holiday Gift Guide #6: Gadgets Part 1

Holiday Gift Guide #6: Gadgets Part 1

If I had a dollar for every gadget I’ve bought, I could buy more gadgets! As geeks, we have a special place in our hearts for elegant, useful, or just plain cool gadgets. In fact, we love our gadgets so much this year that we will have to split this guide into two parts. Read on for the first dozen gadgets that we have grown to love and treasure this year. Read More

Kickstarter Alert: Nyrius Smart Outlet

Kickstarter Alert: Nyrius Smart Outlet

Connected outlets are the most basic IoT accessory. Being able to plug a lap, fan, or other appliance into a doo-dad plugged into a wall outlet, and turn them on and off remotely from your mobile device is a handy idea, and there are variations on this available through most of the connected-home systems out there.

And they are usually a pain in the butt. Read More