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    Huawei Nova Review – It’s the Mini Nexus 6P

    Announced alongside the larger Nova Plus at IFA 2016, the Huawei Nova bears an uncanny resemblance to the Nexus 6P. That shouldn’t come a much of a surprise considering Huawei actually manufactures the 6P for Google. With its similar diamond cut edges and aluminum body, the Nova is essentially a smaller version of the 6P […]

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    SanDisk Shows Off the World’s First 1TB SD Card

    Western Digital has unveiled the world’s first 1TB SDXC card at Photokina 2016. Remember when a 64MB SD card seemed gigantic? Well SanDisk unveiled the world’s first 64MB SD card in 2000. And back at Photokina 2014, they unveiled the 512GB SanDisk Extreme PRO SDXC UHS-I Memory Card. And if you’re wondering why anyone would […]

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    HTC Goes Art Deco Fabulous with the Desire 10 Pro and Lifestyle Phones

    Remember HTC’s more affordable Desire phone? Well, it’s back, and this time around it’s looking pretty luxurious. HTC has announced the HTC Desire 10 pro and the HTC Desire 10 lifestyle phones. The idea here is that you get flagship features for a non-flagship price, and they certainly look the part. To that effect they […]

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    UDoq Review – Because Devices That Charge Together, Stay Together

    One of the best things announced at IFA 2016 might surprise you. To that effect, one of our favorites from IFA this year was not a smartphone or a smart appliance, but the Udoq multi-device charging dock. Udoq is “the first universal docking station for all your mobile devices of every brand and generation”. It manages […]

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    25 Geeky Baby Onesies to Say Awwwww To

    Parenting the geeky way means sharing all things nerdy with your little one right from the start. We found 25 adorable and geeky baby onesies for those of you who are about to add Player 3 to your family, or if you want to find the perfect baby shower gift for geeky expecting friends. Copy/Paste This parent/baby combo […]

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    Samsung AddWash Front-Load Washer and Electric Dryer Review

    We recently took a couple new Samsung appliances — a washer and a dryer — out for a spin. We thoroughly tested their 5.0 cu-ft AddWash Front-Load Washer and 7.5 cu-ft Electric Front-Load Dryer. The latter is a steam dryer, but with the extra benefits of connectivity and a drying rack for shoes that sits inside the […]

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    Loot Crate August 2016 Review and Coupon Code

    August lets your ANTI-HERO out of the closet by celebrating heroes that aren’t quite as squeaky clean as let’s say Clark Kent. Here’s what we found in August’s box: Exclusive Harley Quinn Q-Fig by QMx – This figurine has been designed exclusively for looters, and Ms Quinn is rocking her classic suit for it. Exclusive Archer […]

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    ZTE Shrinks the AXON 7 with the AXON 7 Mini

    The AXON 7 has been a home-run for ZTE, and rightfully so. It’s one of the best affordable flagship phones out there, and that is because it proves that you can get a great premium smartphone without breaking the bank. Today at IFA, ZTE has announced the ZTE AXON Mini. Sporting a 5.2” 1080p screen, the Mini […]

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    Lenovo’s Miix 510 is a Dead Ringer for the Microsoft Surface

    Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, right? Since Microsoft laid the groundwork for tablet-first 2-in-1s with the Surface, just about all of the usual laptop makers have put out their takes on the idea. Lenovo had something with the ThinkPad X1 Tablet, but it was a little underpowered compared to the Surface Pro 4, […]

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    25 Beautiful Disney Swimsuits for Women

    We may grow up, but at heart, a part of us is still a little girl in love with the magical world of Disney. We found 25 Disney-themed swimsuits that let grown women showcase both their summer bods and their love for all things Disney. From Minnie Mouse to Peter Pan, there is a little […]

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    25 Incredibly Geeky Yet Cozy Slippers

    Keep your toes warm this winter with geeky slippers! We found 25 awesomely fun and geeky slippers that you can get for yourself or start stocking up on to use as stocking stuffers come holiday season. When all else fails while looking for a gift, everyone loves slippers. Robot Bootie Slippers that Make Robot Noises […]

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    48 Geeky Engagement Rings To Honor and Cherish the Nerd of Your Dreams

    When two geeks fall in love and want to tie the knot, more than just two families are joined. Two fandoms become intertwined — it’s like a crossover episode, but it lasts a lot longer than an hour. While you likely can’t get married in a TARDIS or on the Enterprise bridge, you can show […]

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    Taking the 2017 Kia Cadenza for a Test Drive

    Kia’s larger-sized sedan, the Cadenza, has been revamped for 2017. Kia’s luxury sedan is one of its lesser known vehicles, but like with most of Kia’s models, it’s on the upswing. Kia’s done great jobs with their Sorento, Sportage, Optima, and Sedona, and that general level of quality is reflected in the redesigned Cadenza. This […]

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    Vava Voom 20 Bluetooth Speaker Review

    There’s a lot of competition in the Bluetooth speaker market, but here in the middle of the summer months, there’s no shortage of people who need one — no pool party is complete without music, preferably music that doesn’t cut out post-cannonball. The Vava Voom 20 is another cylindrical portable Bluetooth speaker (measuring 7.58″ x 2.81″ x 2.38″), although this one […]

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    ZTE Zmax Pro Review – This $99 Phone Actually Rocks

    A 6″ phablet for $99? The ZTE Zmax Pro is proof that a budget smartphone doesn’t have to suck. For starters, not only does the ZTE Zmax Pro have a large display, but that display is light years ahead of the typical display you’ll find on a $99 budget phone. It’s a 1080p display with […]

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    Loot Crate July 2016 Review and Coupon Code

    Come see the world of tomorrow! Marvel at projections of the world to come! Delight in imagined tech and forward thinking inventions! Are you sold yet? Because July’s Loot Crate is all about getting FUTURISTIC. Here’s what we found in July’s crate: Exclusive Rick and Morty Tee – This T-shirt showcases Rick’s portal Gun, arguably his […]

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    2016 Lexus IS 200t Review

    The 2016 Lexus IS 200t is a luxury sport sedan that is incredibly fun to drive. We recently got behind the wheel of a $44,205 trim, which came configured with standard equipment and a 2.0-liter engine with four drive modes (Eco, Normal, Sport and Snow). In addition to the standard equipment, our car came with a blind spot monitor, the […]

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    Torus Water Bowl for Pets Refills Itself

    This is where it’d be easy to sneer at the silliness of investing this much time and money into a pet bowl, but we can’t help but admit that the Torus Water Bowl is a pretty clever product — and one that really could keep pets healthy. Instead of all of the water being in the […]

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    25 Star Trek Goodies You Will Want to Beam Up Into Your Collection

    With a new set of movies and (finally!) a new television series, Star Trek is boldly going a lot farther than it has in recent years! And, because Star Trek has always been the premiere source of the sci-fi gadgets of our dreams (and, increasingly, reality), that means it’s a perfect time for some intergalactic retail therapy. […]

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    10 Big Changes Coming in the Windows 10 Anniversary Update

    It’s been nearly a year since Microsoft released Windows 10, their attempt at an all-in-one operating system running across all kinds of devices. That also means that the one-year window to get a free upgrade to Windows 10 from Windows 7 or 8 is almost at a close, so holdouts have a decision to make. […]