Tetris Multi-Tool Makes Fixing Anything Fun Again

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When it comes to repairs, all men know that duct tape is your best friend. But sometimes we need a tool just to tighten a screw, cut something, uncork a fine bottle of wine, or pop open a beer bottle cap. The …continue reading

Perfect Drink App-Controlled Smart Bartender Makes Any Hour Happy

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Want to learn how to make the best drinks at the bar? Sure, you could plunk down a bunch of cash on bartending school, or you could get the Perfect Drink App-Controlled Smart Bartender. This system combines a smart scale with an …continue reading

Dungeons & Dragons Clue Board Game Melds Mystery and RPG

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“Tordek the Dwarf Fighter killed the Archmage in the Lost Crypt with the Vorpal Sword!”

Well, his doppelganger did, anyway.

If you’ve ever been a fan of the old classic Clue murder mystery board game and the fantasy role-playing game of Dungeons & Dragons, then …continue reading

Ears on the Road

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The Universal Car Mount with a 360° adjustable fit keeps your hands on the wheel where they belong when you need to use your smartphone, while a TwistedWave audio editor for the Mac keeps your ears on the prize. …continue reading

Hacker Batteries

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At 62% off the usual price, 100 AA and 50 AAA Duracell batteries should keep you going for a year or so, no? And what would usually get you a digital subscription to Hacker Monthly for that one year, …continue reading

Blast off to Alertness with the Rocket Fuel Coffee Drip

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We can put a man on the moon, but we still can’t overcome the temptation of the snooze alarm some mornings, right? It’s hard to reach for the stars when the gravity of recent slumber still pulls at your sleepy eyelids and beckons you back …continue reading

Rhino Unbreakable Shoelaces Are Fireproof and Cutproof

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Slap a pair of Rhino Unbreakable Shoelaces on your boots and even a band of zombies won’t be able to chew through ‘em — they’re fireproof and cutproof! These bad boys will last forever and will still be laced even after you …continue reading

Free Star Wars 2014 Sampler for Kindle Fills in Galactic Gaps

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In preparation of the new trilogy of Star Wars films on the horizon, we’re finally getting some official, canon-recognized new stories to whet our appetites and fill in some of the gaps we’ve never gotten to see on the big screen. Want to know more …continue reading

Hockey Puck Bottle Opener Made from a Real Puck

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People who live in the Great White North know how to get the important things done, eh? Take, for example, marrying the problem of what to do with a landfill-overflowing surplus of hockey pucks with the solution to opening a country-sized refrigerator of cold (maybe …continue reading

A Must-Read Book for Any Craft Beer Aficionado

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Microbreweries have sprung up all around the world, challenging the once-held belief that only big breweries could make decent beer. The Craft Beer Revolution: How a Band of Microbrewers Is Transforming the World’s Favorite Drink is a must-read for any craft beer …continue reading

Margarita and Slush Machine Makes Summertime Fun

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This Margarita and Slush Machine by Nostalgia Electrics puts the punctuation on summertime fun — for adults and children. The refreshing taste of an icy, chilled margarita makes the heat (and the kids!) tolerable for adults, and to kids, a slushy flavored …continue reading

Cut Resistant Gloves Are like Armor for Your Hands

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These Cut Resistant Gloves by Epica are like armor for your hands and fingers. As we’ve seen on Chopped, Master Chef, Hell’s Kitchen, and other cooking shows, even professional cooks slice into their own fingers or hands with sharp knives from time …continue reading

Start Your Day Right with the Breakfast Sandwich Maker

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Why settle for a fast food joint’s breakfast McSandwich when you can put your own fresh ingredients in this Breakfast Sandwich Maker, create your own culinary masterpiece, and start your day right?

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Laser Game Khet 2.0 Combines Checkers and Chess… and Lasers!

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The Laser Game Khet 2.0 is like a mind-sharpening combination of checkers and chess that’s been made even more cool with the power of lasers! Using mirrors, you will be challenged to develop the correct angles with your lasers in order to …continue reading

Cat Toilet Training Kit Gets Your Kitty on the Pot

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Got cat? Then you have messy litter and plenty of stink to go around your abode. The Cat Toilet Training Kit gets your kitty out of the litter box and onto the pot where you can flush the mess away. No fuss. …continue reading

Portable Power Bank Charges Devices and Jump Starts Cars

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Do you need to keep your cellphone, tablet, camera, camcorder, GPS unit, MP3 player, wireless headphones, and portable gaming system all charged while on the road? This PowerAll Portable Power Bank will do the job quite nicely, but it’s got one other trick up …continue reading

HDE 55x Zoom Compact Monocular Keeps Your Eye on the Prize

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One of life’s simple truths: you can see more with one eye open than with two eyes closed. And when that one eye is enhanced with the power of an HDE 55x Zoom Compact Monocular, then you can see a whole lot …continue reading

Lily Allen Responds to the URL Badmen Among Us

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When trolls try to bring you down on the Internet, you can feed into their negativity like a sucker, or you can get back at them through the power of music. Lily Allen took the latter approach, and I think it’s the better approach. What …continue reading

Baby’s on Board… of the Enterprise in a Star Trek Onesie

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When Baby Pirillo hits the scene, what kind of Starfleet officer do you think he/she would make? I’m thinking somewhere in command or science. While a career in operations is quite noble, I’m hesitant to dole out a red shirt for obvious reasons… Anyway, a …continue reading

Transcend External Hard Drive is Built Like a Tank

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The Transcend External Hard Drive is built like a tank and meets military drop standards. Any hard drive failure can make a grown man cry and bring him to his knees. Using a backup solution like an external hard drive is just …continue reading

Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs: Boxed for Targaryen Freshness!

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Your mother was a dragon, and your father smelled of elderberries! Okay, maybe that second part’s not true, but you did somehow inherit this wooden box of three unhatched Game of Thrones Dragon Eggs that you have to lug around the deserts …continue reading

PhoneSoap UV Sanitizer Nukes Bugs and Charges

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Are you the person who carries hand sanitizer with you everywhere in the fight against germs and grodies? Sure, your hands may be cootie free, but how about the phone that keeps touching your face? This PhoneSoap UV Sanitizer nukes bugs and …continue reading

A Wide and Personal LG 34UM95 Review

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This is a sponsored post written on behalf of LG, but all opinions expressed are 100% my own. If you’d like to know more about specs and features of the LG 34UM95, I talked about them over here!

For the longest time, I’ve …continue reading

LEGO Star Wars Republic Gunship Joins the Brick Battle

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Lead the charge as the LEGO Star Wars Republic Gunship joins the brick battle. You may not be confident on your own trying to ensure the safety of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, and Padme Amidala, but what do you have to worry …continue reading

iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit Fixes All Gadgets and Devices

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You have two choices. You can buy tools separately for each one of your devices or you can get the iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit, which will expertly fix anything and everything. You can even tackle Apple products on your own. Of course, …continue reading

Flashflight Light Up Flying Disc Puts LED in Your UFO

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Is it a frisbee that lights up the night sky among the moonbeams at a beach bonfire or a flashlight that guides your way in the darkness? The Flashflight Light Up Flying Disc by Nite Ize is both! It’s even water resistant …continue reading

BrickStix Reusable Stickers for Your LEGO Bricks Are Not Icky

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LEGO bricks and minifigures come in a dizzying variety to supplement just about any playground of the imagination that you or the children in your life might dream up. But sometimes they don’t come with the exact design you have in mind or you have …continue reading

Plants Vs. Zombies Risk is All out War

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Unlike with the classic Parker Brothers board game of Risk, there’s no Ukraine to insult, and no Australia to covet, but in Plants Vs. Zombies Risk, make no mistake: it’s still all-out war. This mashup between PopCap Games’ Plants Vs. Zombies and …continue reading

Star Theater Pro Turns Your Ceiling into the Night Sky

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If you live in a brightly lit city or a place that’s cloudy all the time, you may not realize the heavenly splendor of an unobstructed night sky that hangs right above your head. But you don’t have to move out to the boondocks to …continue reading

Star Wars Darth Vader Wind Up Tin Toy is Low Tech Fun

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Looming at a somber eight inches tall, this Star Wars Darth Vader Wind Up Tin Toy broods in the style of those early- to mid-20th century novelties that you or your very recent ancestors probably played with as kids. Just wind up …continue reading