The Giz Wiz

MAD's maddest writer and The Giz Wiz, Dick DeBartolo, showcases useful, unique and sometimes silly gadgets and gizmos from his studio, his warehouse, trade shows, and even from those late night TV ads. He's joined by co-host Chad Johnson.

Records live every Thursday at 4:30pm PT/7:30pm ET.

December 17, 2013
#1447: Boom Boom Balloon!

The Blackout Pocket, a fake TV burglar deterrent, the Boom Boom Balloon, instant beer stein handle, and more!

December 10, 2013
#1446: That Stupid Spider

The new Dropcam Pro, a wearable HD video camera, an inexpensive iPad stand, and an attack robot spider.

December 3, 2013
#1445: The Lens Flare Episode

A 250mph leaf blower, a JBL bluetooth speaker, a MAD magazine book, and Leo weighs himself on the Wahoo Balance Scale.

November 26, 2013
#1444: You'll Fruit Your Eye Out!

The Nest Protect smoke alarm, Sense 3D scanner, Popchef fruit shape cutter, a surprise guest, and more.

November 19, 2013
#1443: OK, Google Throne

Sunsocket Solar Generator, a floating invisible keyboard for Android, Smart Charge LED bulb, and more.

November 12, 2013
#1442: A Priest, a Chicken, and a Phone

Quirky smart dashboard, weight sensing electric skateboard, Padre waits in the street with a chicken for the iPad mini to arrive, and more.

November 5, 2013
#1441: The Balls Must Roll!

A service to digitize old home videos, rechargeable LED snake light, a wrap-around extension cord, and more.