Android Bot Figures and Retro Wooden Headphones

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Android Bot Collectible Bundle (41% Off): Bend them. Squish them. Collect them. Every Droid addict’s favorite bot in four Google-approved varieties!

XTC In-Ear Genuine Wood Headphones (52% Off): Swap your generic earbuds for noise-isolating speakers and all-natural acoustics!

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Akitio ThunderGo SSD External Drive Review

Akitio ThunderGo SSD External Drive Review

How fast are your external storage options? Sure, some people prefer higher capacity as their spec of choice when they’re shopping around for hard drives, but then there are those of us who would rather have storage that reacts more quickly. I’m in the latter …continue reading

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Pop! Vinyl Unboxing & Review

E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial Pop! Vinyl Unboxing & Review

When someone casually mentions a “heartlight” in conversation, you might think of Kenny Loggins or Neil Diamond; I think of a little dude from another planet who taught us all how to be more human — E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, to be exact.

Now, …continue reading

Ivation Acoustix IPX7 Bluetooth 4.0 Speaker Review

Ivation Acoustix IPX7 Bluetooth 4.0 Speaker Review

Some people like to whistle while they work. Others? Well, some of them like to sing in the shower. Nowadays, this urge is assisted by the technology of various waterproof Bluetooth speakers on the market — such as the Ivation Acoustix IPX7 Bluetooth …continue reading

National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

Cool pajamas are wasted on the sleeping. That’s why someone had the clever idea of wearing them to work — and it seems to be catching on! Here are three ways we found for you to celebrate National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day:

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Why Report Unlicensed Software?

Why Report Unlicensed Software?

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BSA | The Software Alliance. All opinions are 100% mine.

We live in amazing times. We can effortlessly communicate with people around the world in an instant. We can traverse from …continue reading

Cheddar Beer Potato Chips Review (Kettle Brand)

Cheddar Beer Potato Chips Review (Kettle Brand)

Kettle Brand keeps making potato chips with seemingly oddball flavors — as long as it does, I’ll keep trying ‘em!

Here, I check out its Cheddar Beer Potato Chips. How do I like it?

There’s something about the sharp cheddar particles in …continue reading

Sriracha Popcorn Review (Huy Fong Brand)

Sriracha Popcorn Review (Huy Fong Brand)

Imagine an entire desert, stretching from horizon to horizon to horizon, covered in nothing but Sriracha dust. Properly insulated against the elements would be crucial to your survival, lest you crumble into the wasteland with weeping eyes and burning lungs.

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Comic Review: Star Wars Kanan 001

Comic Review: Star Wars Kanan 001

The first comic book based in the world of the Star Wars Rebels cartoon series — and officially considered canon in the overall Star Wars mythos that includes the movies — has been released. It details the character of Kanan Jarrus, and I review it …continue reading

10-Foot USB Cable and Wine Delivery Deals

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Club W Wine Delivery – Three Bottles (42% Off): Make your wine the hit of the party for less than $9 a bottle!

Ultra-Handy 10-Foot Micro USB Cable, Two-Pack (40% Off): More cord for less money — the most …continue reading

Master Microsoft Office and Clamp on Four USB Ports

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Microsoft Office Mastery Bundle (96% Off): Get more job offers fast with seven courses of vital business skills!

Premium Aluminum Four-Port USB Clamp Hub (28% Off): Many USB devices, few ports? Clamp on four additional USB 3.0 ports and …continue reading

Imperial Stout Beer Review: The Yeti By Great Divide

Imperial Stout Beer Review: The Yeti By Great Divide

Anyone who’s seen my previous forays into fermented beverage reviewing knows by now that my personal “beerometer” favors the stouts and porters over the rest of what’s available on the lighter side of the booze spectrum.

So when cryptozoology meets the …continue reading

Ultron Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure Review

Ultron Pop Vinyl Figure Review

When Dorksidetoys sent me an Ultron Funko Pop! Vinyl Figure, I had to show you and tell you about it!

One question that came up: Is it a bobblehead figure or a bobblebody figure? I guess it ultimately (or, …continue reading

How to Smell Like Espresso Coffee

How to Smell Like Espresso Coffee

Demeter is a company that makes some pretty unique fragrances. And when I expressed an interest in reviewing some of them, the kind folks there sent me a huge assortment to sample! So I’ll be making my way through the batch and …continue reading

10 Things That Could Be in This Other Mystery Box

10 Things That Could Be in This Other Mystery Box

The other day, we tried to guess what was in this mystery box so kindly sent by James Hilliker.

But then there was a massive sale and I went and bought a couple of things for myself (never pay full price!). So now …continue reading

Taco Bell Sriracha Quesarito Review

Taco Bell Sriracha Quesarito Review

When I review food in my car, is it because I’m too impatient to wait for the long ride home before biting into it? That’s one possibility. Another possibility is that I don’t want to make you wait any longer for the review …continue reading

5 Ways to Educate Users in IT

5 Ways to Educate Users in IT

This post is sponsored by the new Canon imageCLASS MF800 Series color printers, designed to help you get through IT. With features like a remote user interface (for control) and a 3.5″ color LCD touch screen (for efficiency), imageCLASS printers give your office …continue reading

Pepperoncini Potato Chips Review (Kettle Brand)

Pepperoncini Potato Chips Review (Kettle Brand)

Pepperoncini. How do you pronounce it? Maybe it’s ultimately not as important as how you eat it. Or them. Is (are?) pepperoncini an it or a they?

Perhaps we’re overthinking it.

Let’s just take another dive into the snackmosphere to give Pepperoncini …continue reading

All the Cheer on National Beer Day

All the Cheer on National Beer Day

April 7th, 1933 marks the day in American history when the yoke of the oppressive, failed experiment of prohibition began lifting, and the populace could once again legally buy and sell beer (admittedly weak beer by today’s standards, but we beer enthusiasts believe it was …continue reading

How to Make the Perfect Sandwich

How to Make the Perfect Sandwich

Defining the perfect sandwich differs greatly between people. One ingredient may be hailed for its richness in flavor by one person, and chastised for its potency by another. After all, not everyone enjoys the same foods or flavors.

Of all the …continue reading

5 Ways to Observe National Twinkie Day

5 Ways to Observe National Twinkie Day

What would you rather have with you in your fallout shelter during the post-apocalypse: an 18-year-old bottle of Scotch, or an 18-year-old Twinkie?

It was 85 years ago today that James Alexander Dewar abandoned his dreams of building a whisky empire and decided to set …continue reading

Security Cameras and Touchscreen Dashcampalooza

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Izon View Security Camera (46% Off): Day and night surveillance that streams to your iOS or Android device!

GT-ZO1 Touchscreen Dashcam (36% Off): Protect yourself on the road with quality footage and GPS Google Maps route tracking!

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Hand Stylus Jive and Movo Wave Fitness Tracking

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Hand Stylus (40% Off): A top-rated, ultra-precise touch-screen stylus with a retractable and replaceable tip!

Movo Wave Fitness Monitor (28% Off): Track each step you take toward a healthier you!

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5 Chocolate Covered Foods That Are Unexpectedly Delicious

5 Chocolate Covered Foods That Are Unexpectedly Delicious

Sure, sure. You expect chocolate to be delicious. And some once-seemingly weird combinations of chocolate and other foods have become so commonplace that we now wonder how they weren’t discovered sooner (some of you may remember the you got peanut butter on my …continue reading

4 Ways Starbucks Makes Me Happy

3 Ways Starbucks Makes Me Happy

Admittedly, when it comes to coffee, I’ve made it no secret over the years that I generally prefer Peet’s over Starbucks — if I’m going out to an actual coffee place for it. Given the time and the choice, I prefer making my …continue reading

5 Ways to Light up Your Life

5 Ways to Light up Your Life

“When you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.” — Friedrich Nietzsche, 1886

“I love things that glow — not just for fun, but for functionality!” — Chris Pirillo, 2015

You don’t have to be Carl Sagan to be aware that …continue reading

10 Things That Could Be in This Mystery Box

10 Things That Could Be in This Mystery Box

First order of the day: to acknowledge that James Hilliker is awesome.

How awesome? He just made my entire year by sending me a mystery box!

What’s in the mystery box? My best answer: watch this video and find out! But …continue reading

6 Ways for Geeks to Have a Ball

6 Ways for Geeks to Have a Ball

Just because you might identify as a geek, it doesn’t mean you have to be a square.

Why not cut the corners altogether and just have a ball? In fact, here are six ways for geeks to have a ball (or balls, if you like):

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3 Peeps to Make Your Easter Pop

3 Peeps to Make Your Easter Pop

When it comes to filling up the Easter basket every year, there’s some candy that you can count on to make the cut: chocolate bunnies, creme-filled eggs, and marshmallow Peeps tend to be the most …continue reading

278 Ways to the Ultimate Darth Vader Collection

278 Ways to the Ultimate Darth Vader Collection

Darth Vader? I don’t even know ‘er! Actually, that’s becoming further and further from the truth as I amass more collectibles from the Dark Side of Amazon, eBay, conventions, and friendly people from around the globe who help feed my obsession.

So… Darth Vader? Yeah, …continue reading