Kevin Arnold

BlackBerry Curve 8320 - Cell Phones: Reviews

SMALLER AND SMARTERThis is BlackBerry's finest model to date. Svelte and ultralight, it's more like a cell phone—and less like a paperweight—than its predecessors. But despite the...

Apple iPhone 3G – Cell Phones: Reviews

For starters, the interface is almost too much fun, like having a Mac in your hands, and audio integration is a snap with iTunes. Like the first-gen iPhone, the 3G has a 3.5-inch touchscreen that's...

Magellan Explorist 210 - GPS: Reviews

If you thought real GPS navigation was beyond your budget, you haven't seen the cell-phone-size 210. It's not the only player in its price range, but it stands out for its internal 22MB memory—...

Panasonic DMC-LX2 - Digital Cameras: Reviews

1. The LX2 is one of the rare pocket digicams that offers the manual exposure control and instant shutter response required by serious photographers. Add a proven image-stabilization system, a high-...

Adidas Burna - Goggles: Reviews

The lightweight, flexible frame is vented from all sides, and the lens is festooned with no fewer than 18 vents. In other words, it's practically impossible to fog these goggles up. Plus, it's...

Belkin Wi-Fi Phone for Skype - Cell Phones: Reviews

EASY PHONE HOMEThis Belkin number syncs with Skype, the free online-telephony app, making for a simple but truly effective device for those who regularly go abroad or frequently make calls to friends...

Leica M8.2 - 35 mm Cameras: Reviews

Trust us: It'll make you a better photographer. The simple, intuitive M8.2 demands that you actually turn the aperture ring and shutter-speed dial manually, not just fondle screens. Luddite madness?...

Garmin Rino 530 - GPS: Reviews

The great communicator gets better in 2006, with a radio range extended to 14 miles. In case you missed the earlier versions, the Rino is a fully functioning GPS and a two-way radio in one unit....

Nikon D40 - Digital Cameras: Reviews

A LIGHTWEIGHT, WALLET-FRIENDLY DSLRA full-featured DSLR can be an awkward load when you're traveling, especially in cities. Not the D40. I had no problem toting it through the streets of London and...

Scott Apollo – Soft Shells: Reviews

INSULATED CONVERTIBLENeed variable warmth for variable conditions? The two-in-one Apollo, with its removable vest, is your jacket. The vest, insulated with synthetic fill, adds plenty of core warmth...

Sony Ericsson W580i - Cell Phones: Reviews

WALK, TALK, RUN, ROCKFitness fanatics, listen up: This audio-focused, 3.3-ounce slider phone is the smallest, lightest device we tested—a stellar running companion. On board you'll find a two-...

Apple iPhone - Cell Phones: Reviews

BELIEVE THE HYPEYes, actually, the iPhone is all that. First off, it's sexy. The aluminum-and-glass build gives a nice solid feel, the 3.5-inch touchscreen and Mac OS X make operation fast and...

Magellan Explorist Xl - GPS: Reviews

With unlimited expandable memory (through an SD-card reader/writer slot) and a market-leading 3.5-inch full-color screen, the XL's raison d'être is onscreen mapping. After a road trip through...

FujiFilm FinePix F31fd - Digital Cameras: Reviews

BEST FOR PORTRAITSAre you a people person? What separates this camera from all the other 6-meg point-and-shoots is a sensor that enables it to detect faces in the frame—up to ten at a time—...

Scott Alibi Partridge - Goggles: Reviews

Got a small noggin or narrow face? The multilayer, face-conforming foam and small frame will fit you right. scottusa.comBonus: Extra-wide outriggers on the strap ensure a snug fit with or without a...

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