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    BeatsX Wireless In-Ear Headphones Review

    Beats has been killing it lately. Their Powerbeats3 and Solo3 wireless headphones both earned Chip Chick Picks for being top notch wireless headphones in their respective categories. After a delay, their lightweight BeatsX in-ear headphones are finally here, and we consider them to be a superior alternative to Apple’s AirPods. First of all, kudos to […]

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    10 Awesome Toys Worth Being on Your Radar: Best of Toy Fair 2017

    The innovation that comes out of Toy Fair each year never ceases to amaze us. And for 2017, Toy Fair was once again full of wonders. We especially appreciated that so many new toys offer a STEM educational component to them, all helping to make learning fun. And, without further ado, here are our best of Toy […]

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    Snap Spectacles Are Finally Available to Purchase Online

    By now, you’ve heard of Snap Spectacles, the revolutionary sunglasses that have a built- in camera to allow you to take video and pictures and send them to your Snapchat contacts. The product is already EXTREMELY popular, but for a while was only sold in Snapbots, which are vending machines that are specifically made to house […]

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    Could Disney be the Company to Make Wireless Charging Popular?

    Wireless charging on a whole has been somewhat of a disappointing feature since it broke out on the smartphone market a few years ago. When you hear the term wireless charging, people picture walking into a room and automatically having their phone start charging. Instead, today it involves a complicated eco-system with a dedicated wireless charging pad. […]

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    Barbie’s DreamHorse Trots and Responds to Petting

    Barbie isn’t the only one getting a tech boost at Toy Fair this year. Her horse companion is getting way more advanced this year, with new touch sensitivity that makes the horse react to petting and brushing. A couple years ago, Barbie got in the saddle with the Barbie Saddle ‘N Ride Horse & Doll. […]

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    At Barbie’s Pet Shop, She REALLY Helps a Mommy Dog Give Birth to Pups

    Barbie is learning all about the miracle of puppy life at Toy Fair this year. The Barbie Newborn Pups Pet Assortment features Barbie with a dog ready to give birth to three puppies — and there’s even a way to tell if they’re boys or girls! No, not that way. Barbie and her friend don’t get […]

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    Super Mario Helicopter is Pretty Much a Mario Drone

    Carrera is know for their fun Mario Kart toys, but at Toy Fair this year, they weren’t interested in staying on the ground. Mario and friends are taking to the skies with these mini-helicopters. Instead of a wing cap, Mario gets a couple of rotors to propel his caped self up into the sky. But, […]

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    Barbie’s Latest Gender-Defying Career is as a Construction Worker

    Every year, Barbie learns a few new professions — throughout her life, she’s worn many hats. Her latest hat is a hard one, with Barbie coming on as a construction worker with the help of Mega Bloks. Barbie looks the part, clad in jeans, a yellow safety vest, a tool belt and, of course, a pink […]

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    23 Incredibly Geeky Scented Candles

    Scented candles have a way of transforming a space into something more than the sum of its parts. Scent triggers powerful memories, conjures feelings and moods that enhance a space. We found 24 scented candles that playfully imagine the scents of some of our most beloved geeky stories. We recommend pairing these candles with the […]

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    25 Superhero Inspired Leather Jackets for Heroic Men

    A solid leather jacket is a core fashion piece for any superhero look. Fortunately for the geek at heart, we can adopt that look a bit easier than a cape would be for an everyday wardrobe. We found 25 geeky leather jackets that will look good on just about anyone. All that is required is […]

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    Everything is Pretty Awesome About the LEGO Batman Movie

    There’s no shame in admitting that the LEGO Batman Movie has been my most highly anticipated film of 2017. After ogling LEGO Batman in the “original” LEGO Movie, I couldn’t wait to see Batman get all of the dedicated screen time that that handsome devil deserves. The movie’s plot focuses on a LEGO Batman who […]

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    Win the HTC 10 Smartphone + 7 Days of Amazing HTC Deals

    Thanks to Valentine’s Day, February is all about red. But instead of getting that special someone roses, how about getting her something sweeter? For 7 days, HTC is showing their love by offering some super sweet deals on their phones and accessories. Specifically, they are offering $150 off the HTC 10, $200 off the HTC One […]

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    Kia Niro 2017 Hybrid Crossover – Ready to Take on the Prius

    The Kia Niro is having a great week — its commercial starring Melissa McCarthy was one of the best of Super Bowl LI. But the commercial isn’t just hilarious. It speaks volumes as to what the Niro is about — that it’s a truly eco-friendly CUV. Size differences aside, the Toyota Prius (especially with the Prius […]

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    Win the Xbox One S Minecraft Bundle for Valentine’s Day!

    Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to mean getting that special someone chocolate or flowers. Instead, that loved geeky guy or girl in your life would likely be much happier with an Xbox One S console! We’re giving away the Xbox One S Minecraft edition bundleXbox One S Minecraft edition bundle. This bundle comes with a built-in […]

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    25 Insanely Geeky Gloves and Gauntlets to Brave Winter With

    We can call them fingerless gloves, I guess, but that’s nowhere near geeky enough for us — we’ll go with gauntlets! Either way, they’re practical winter wear for geeks who need their fingers to do geeky things like play video games, read comics, and use their phones. We found 25 that will keep you warm […]

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    24 More Gorgeous Yet Geeky Wedding Cakes For Your Special Day

    A wedding cake can really set the tone for your special day. Many like to start with a cake idea and plan out the wedding theme from there, using the cake as the centerpiece. If you are planning a wedding and you also happen to be a super geeky bride or groom-to-be, here are 24 more […]

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    24 Incredibly Creative Fan Tributes to Princess Leia

    Fandom is often the only way we know how to honor the actors and actresses who played the characters we love after their death. There is something about keeping their character alive in our fan love that makes them seem more long lasting and immune from the ravages of time. It is a lighthearted way […]

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    DirecTV NOW Review

    I dumped cable a few years ago and replaced it with Hulu, Netflix and Sling TV. So being a cord cutter, I was super psyched by the announcement of DirecTV NOW with its 120+ channel lineup. After several weeks of testing DirecTV NOW, can I testify that it’s ready for prime time? Not quite yet. The user […]

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    JBL Boost TV Review

    The JBL Boost TV is aptly named — it really does provide a much needed boost to your flat panel TV. I absolutely love my TCL Roku TV — it’s an incredible value and a great TV for the money, but its weakest aspect, like with most TVs, is its audio. It’s not just that the built-in […]

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    2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback Review

    Despite its affordable price, the 2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback doesn’t feel or look like a budget hatchback. Its exterior is attractive, as is its two-toned interior, but beyond its good looks, there’s lots of tech packed inside to help make the Cruze look and feel like a more premium vehicle. The centerpiece of those tech […]