Kevin Arnold

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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...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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—...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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-...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

Nikon D50 - Digital Cameras: Reviews

Value never looked so good. The D50 puts a pro-quality digital SLR in reach of ambitious amateurs who want to move beyond snapshots—without shelling out more than they paid for their first car....

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

BlackBerry 8703e - GPS Devices: Reviews

ASK MORE FROM YOUR PHONESome friends and Web sites give great directions; others, not so great. So why not get the info straight from the pros? With a subscription to a third-party GPS application...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

Canon EOS 40D - Digital Cameras: Reviews

PRO SPECS, AMATEUR PRICENeed proof that technology trickles down? Just a couple of years ago, the 40D's impressive features—10.1 megs, 6.5-frames-per-second shooting, self-cleaning sensor, nine-...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

Pentax K2000 - Digital Cameras: Reviews

Making the switch from point-and-shoot to DSLR? The 10.2-meg K2000 comes with a 27.5–85mm (35mm-equivalent) zoom lens and a flash for the price of some digicams. Plus, at 20.8 ounces with...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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—...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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-...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

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...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010

Pentax Optio WPi - Digital Cameras: Reviews

At first glance, the six-megapixel Optio WPi looks no different than any other point-and-shoot. But hidden within the metal exterior are a series of rubber gaskets that seal out water (and dust),...

Kevin Arnold
Nov 1, 2010