Category: Green Gadgets

Rugged Tech Gadget

The Casio G'zOne Commando is one rugged tech gadget that goes where no iPhone can. This Android-powered smartphone retails for $199 from Verizon with a two year contract, and it meets military spe…

Cool Gadgets For Earth Day

For those who want to celebrate Earth Day by buying cool gadgets that are also green, there are many to choose from. The HandStand 2, for instance, is a dream come true for iPad owners. This gadget li…

Solar Charging Gadgets Take New Market

The demand for products and gadgets that are eco friendly is the new market for many companies to target. Currently the market for advanced charging technologies is valued at $1.5 billion this year. T…

Neutron CE 6 Electric Lawn Mower is the Eco Friendly Evolution

I own an old Black and Decker Electric Lawnmower and I have loved it. I only spent a few hundred dollars on it, and over the life of the unit it has more than paid for itself. Unfortunately, the batte…

Powerbrella from Sky Shades Blocks and Channels the Sun

I love working outside. I keep the range of my WiFi network just large enough that I can be online and somewhat productive while enjoying the summer sun. Unfortunately, I can work outside for just a b…

iUnika GYY Netbook is Cheap to Buy and Cheaper to Run

If I told you there was a new netbook hitting the market that only has a 400Mhz processor, 128MB of RAM, and a 64GB hard drive, you would have to try to care less. If I told you the specs would be ok …

Konarka Develops Flexible Solar Cells for Windows

There are probably few people that would install and utilize solar panels if they could. The problem is that they are large, expensive, and complicated. Konarka, a alternative energy company from Mas…

Samsung is Releasing an Environmentally Friendly Phone that Actually Matters

There have been attempts at green computing and cell phones in the past, but most of them have been absolute wastes of time. samsung's new will have none of that. The Blue Earth Phone is both fun…

Energizer Solar Recharger is Actually Tempting

Soon to be announced at CES 2009, the Energizer Solar Recharger is an all-in-one device that meets many of my needs, and it appears that it will do it rather competently. For an approximate $50 Energ…

That’s About As Useful as a Solar Powered Flashlight

When you think about it, a solar-powered flashlight isn't such a bad idea. The battery would need to be solar-charged, and the battery would need to last at least one 8-12 hours. I bet that is wh…