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    FAO Schwarz is Closing their Iconic 5th Avenue Store, New Location Unknown

    This seems more like it’s coming out of Groundhog Day than Big—the flagship FAO Schwarz on Fifth Avenue in New York City is closing once again, and this time, it seems like it may be for good. According to an Associated Press report, current owners Toys ‘R’ Us are closing down the Fifth Avenue location, […]

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    Speck CandyShell Fit Prevents Apple Watch Scuffs and Scratches

    We have to admit, when the Apple Watch came out and took smartwatches mainstream, we didn’t think we were going to see this. But, sure enough, smartphone-like cases are coming to the Apple Watch, and it’s no surprise who the first major player to make one is. Speck is taking the dual-layer protection found in […]

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    Jon Snow’s Sword is More Useful as a Lamp

    I don’t see ThinkGeek carrying any lamps featuring other swords from Game of Thrones, so they either picked Longclaw at random or someone made a deep reference to a popular theory about Jon Snow based on the books. I think it’ll be a lot more fun to go with the latter. This desk lamp uses […]

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    Need Help with Your Makeup? Hi Lovely is Ready to Chat with You

    Pretty soon, getting pretty won’t take so much as one trip outside of the home. Not too long ago, we had the incredible smart makeup face spraying machine, and now we have experts ready to have face-to-face chats about your face. Hi Lovely is made up of a team of hair and makeup experts ready […]

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    Bosch eBikes are Now Available and You’ll Want One – First Impressions

    For decades, North America hasn’t proven to be much of a market for eBikes Systems, but it looks like some major players are starting to think that might be changing. With several major U.S. cities getting more bike-friendly, there’s a belief growing that many who rely on bicycles to commute to work might be interested […]

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    Tony Stark Would Approve of These Iron Man Headphones

    Because Robert Downey Jr. can only be Iron Man forever in your hearts, Marvel is undoubtedly going to do some mantle passing in their cinematic universe in the near (relatively) future. New Avengers have already started cropping up, with others soon to be introduced in their own movies. So, what we’re saying is, get your […]

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    Dual Apple Watch Charging Dock Looks Like a Book

    DODOCase, our favorite bibliophilic accessory maker, is at it again with an organizer for the Apple Watch and iPhone that looks like it’ll fit right in on your bookshelf and make for a useful little travel companion in a pinch, too. The dock is a bound block of Baltic Birch wood with a groove on […]

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    14 Awesome Doctor Who Fashions for Wannabe Time Lords

    Admittedly, Doctor Who fashion isn’t exactly what would show up in a spring/summer catalog. That’s alright, because as far as we’re concerned, Doctor Who is always about good fashion sense (and the Daleks, Cybermen, the Doctor’s inner demons, all that), and good fashion sense is never out of season. Or, you can just douse yourself […]

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    Latest HP Pavilion All-in-One Will Come with Edge-to-Edge Display

    After announcing a new line of 2-in-1 devices not too long ago, HP is rounding out their mid-year product lineup with some not-so-mobile machines, including a new all-in-one PC and some high-powered tower PCs that can be paired with a new 4k monitor. The new HP Pavilion All-in-One will come in 21.5″, 23″ and 27″ […]

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    Gummy Bear Bed is Covered in 26,000 Gummy Bears

    I think you can make an exception to that rule about not eating in bed for this mattress—the Gummy Bear Bed is covered by about 26,000 gummy bears. And, with all the colors used, it’s about as delicious as it is psychedelic. Craig’s Beds, a New York City mattress store, got together with Twelv magazine […]

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    This Luxurious Leather Dog Collar Packs in NFC

    We’ve always said that wearable technology will never really take off unless it proves to be fashionable. Well, that doesn’t just go for people—dogs aren’t going to stand for ugly tech, either! Fortunately, MEMAPets has gotten it right with their ALU Leather NFC Dog Collar, thanks to a simple and stylish design. The dog collar […]

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    Inflatable iPhone 6 Headrest Takes Laziness to the Next Level

    Yeah, so I forgot what little Japanese I learned like eight years ago, but it’s OK, because what they say is true in any language—a picture is worth a thousand words. Like this picture, which tells the story of an inflatable iPhone arm you can use in the bathtub. Riveting. Whatever you want to call […]

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    Kardblock Blocks Anything to do with the Kardashians on the Internet

    If you don’t like hearing about what the Kardashian family is up to, but then you click on Kardashian articles, you actually like hearing about what the Kardashian family is up to. Sorry to break that news to you. But, maybe you really don’t care. You don’t care so much that a palpable rage wells […]

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    This 21st Century Kitchen Will Bring You to Tears [Sponsored Video]

    Necessity is the mother of invention, right? Well, we might all be in our own digital worlds for much of the day, but we still have to eat. That simple necessity brings us together in the kitchen, and it’s been the inspiration behind the many home appliances GE has made for the kitchen. This year, […]

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    Asus Transformer Book T300 Chi Review – Students Will Love This 2-in-1

    Very quietly, the 2-in-1 laptop/tablet hybrid market got a lot more interesting with the introduction of the Intel Core M processor. These new chipsets run cool enough to not need a fan. And, while Core M doesn’t always mean the device is going to be fanless (i.e. the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro), the devices that […]

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    This Candle Might Score You a $7,500 Ring!

    Remember Bella J? They started sticking charms in scented candles, so when your candle burned out, you got something more than disappointment and the need to buy a new candle. Well, JewelScent is now doing the same kind of thing, but they’re raising the stakes by hiding rings that can be worth up to $7,500. […]

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    Need a Spare Limb? Grab a Selfie Arm

    The selfie stick has been getting trumped by the ban hammer lately, but hey, I don’t see anything explicitly banning selfie arms. Score one for, uh, art? Designers Justin Crowe and Aric Snee teamed up to create the Selfie Arm, an actual selfie stick tucked away inside a plastic arm that looks like it was […]

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    11 Items Every Avengers Fan Should Own

    The Avengers: Age of Ultron is hitting theaters on Friday, but we’ve really been experiencing this movie for the better part of three years. Friday’s release is more of an end than a beginning—or, if it’s a beginning, then it’s the beginning of The Avengers: The Infinity War Part I, which will be another full […]

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    Annoying Duck Ringtone Actually Helps Save Ducks

    The first good use of a quacking duck ringtone has been recorded in Slidell, Louisiana, where a firefighter used it to rescue six ducklings from a storm drain, reuniting them with their mother. It wasn’t easy. According to a New York Post report, the six ducklings had the misfortune of getting separated from their mother […]

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    Move Over Hello Kitty, Sanrio’s Gudetama the Lazy Egg is Here

    Someone needs to buy everyone over at Sanrio a sandwich, because it seems like they can’t stop thinking about food these days. After introducing Kimiri the salmon fillet last year, Sanrio is serving up yet another new culinary character—Gudetama the lazy egg. Gudetama is some sort of weird trinity being of egg yolk, white and […]