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Must Have Dorm Gadgets – Part 3

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Here’s the final part of our series on must-have dorm gadgets.  If you ever existed on Ramen noodles, you’ll love this next gadget.

Ramen cup of noodles are a long-time staple for college students, but it’s easy to get distracted and let them overcook.  This dedicated Cup Noodles Timer allows you to set your cup on the simulated “burner,” set the timer and then forget about it until you the voice alarm tells you it’s noodle time!

The Cup Noodles Timer is available for $12 at Beboxx.com.

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Must Have Dorm Gadgets – Part 2

Wednesday, July 07th, 2010

Here’s the second installment in our series on must-have gadgets for the college dorm, just in time for the back-to-school season.

What starving college student hasn’t had the problem of food disappearing from a shared fridge?  This ingenious gadget will help you keep your snacks safe.  The Fridge Locker has a combination lock that keeps food in and “Refrig-A-Raiders” out.  They can see the food, but they just can’t get it!  The locker is completely portable, allowing you to grab your food and go.  Best of all, not more battles about missing food.

The Fridge Locker is available for $19.95 on Amazon.com.

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Must Have Dorm Gadgets – Part 1

Saturday, June 19th, 2010

As fall approaches, back-to-dorm school shopping is gearing up. In addition to sheets, towels and school supplies, every college student needs a few new gadgets. Here’s Part 1 of our back-to-school gadget review.

This Remote Controlled Cooler is like your own private butler.  It will bring your drinks to you or turn you into the perfect party host by serving your guests.  Four hidden wheels allow this R2-D2 lookalike to move in every direction.   The batter operated remote control operation at a distance of up to 30 feet.  You can also pick it up the cooler by its carrying strap and take it with you to parties and other special events.  When not in use, it folds down for compact storage.  We think you’ll find the R/C Cooler is one of the most indispensable yet useless gadgets you’ve ever owned!

You can see the cooler in action in this funny Australian commercial on YouTube:

 

The R/C Drinks Cooler is available for $69.95 at Firefox.com.

See also:

Dorm Gadgets – Part 2 and Dorm Gadgets – Part 3 🙂

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