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Last Build Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:00:21 +0000

 



DollarGadgets (EP.2): Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo – This Cool Toy Goes LOUD! [REVIEW]

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:00:21 +0000

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The Mini Vintage Bluetooth Stereo from ThinkGeek works better than I expected and it looks awesome! //www.youtube.com/watch?v=4C0s6nxezkU   PRICE: 39$ SCORE: 4,5/5   PROS It’s cool and cheap Very small and cute It works very well Easy to setup Looks very retro and nice It goes loud! (check out the video!) Clear sound Looks cool with the lights when you take the cover off CONS It’s still a toy No bass



Vivids Mood Color Kit – give yourself mood ring hair with this kit

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:00:19 +0000

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A few months ago we shared a heat sensitive hair dye that everyone loved because who doesn’t want magic hair dye? It wasn’t available to shoppers yet but good news, the future is here! Vivids Mood Color is a heat activated temporary hair color that will make your hair magic. Magic in a metaphorical sense, not actual. This works with science [...] 180 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Suvie – this robot is a gourmet chef for your kitchen

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:00:05 +0000

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Cooking can take a lot of time and if you’re not really into cooking then that time can be very frustrating. After all, that two hours of food prep can go to two hours of something you’re really into. The Suvie is the kitchen robot that wants to give you your time back.



View Image – get the view feature back in Google search

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:00:51 +0000

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If you’ve used Google image search recently you may have noticed that the “view image” button had been removed. This was likely done to make it harder for people to post the photos without attribution but many people used this feature for legitimate reasons. You can get it back with the View Image Chrome extension. This extension does exactly what it says on [...] 151 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Rising S Company – luxury bunkers to ride out the end times in comfort

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:00:32 +0000

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Bunkers went out of style for a while after everyone realized that we probably weren’t going to be engaging in a full scale nuclear war but they’ve made a massive comeback in the last few years. Of course, people who want bunkers don’t want them to LOOK like bunkers which is where Rising S Company comes in, the luxury bunker [...] 194 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Robobees – these hairy drones can pollinate flowers

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:00:09 +0000

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We’ve talked about the bees before (save them) and the serious problems that they’re facing. This is a problem for us because they pollinate a lot of the fruits and vegetables we eat. While we’re battling the issues that are killing them. But there’s been a new idea for a stop gap solution: Robobees made from off the shelf drones. These tiny drones have [...] 168 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



KODIAK – the survival bracelet that will keep you fed

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:33:30 +0000

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Being out in the wilderness can be scary, especially if you’re not prepared for it. Although we hope every trip you take to the great outdoors is one you planned on, that isn’t always the case. Be prepared the KODIAK, the wristband that will help you make it through a tough time outdoors. This is similar to other “all in one” survival products [...] 172 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



This Book is a Camera – learn how photography works, with this camera/book

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:28:04 +0000

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I love surprises. Things that turn into other things are the best. Which is why I’ve seen all the Transformers movies. Even the ones that are not so good. Story line aside, giant robots are pretty much always a win. Anyway, This Book is a Camera isn’t exactly here to defend the Earth but it’s still pretty neat. It’s exactly what [...] 167 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



YubiKey – It does not really work on Mac… [REVIEW]

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 10:00:01 +0000

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I was pretty excited to test out the YubiKey 4 and YubiKey 4 Nano, but it turned out that the main feature I was looking for, wasn’t included. //www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qd8swT3DOFo   PROS Very small Very cheap Neat idea CONS Does not work to log into your Mac (you need to fill in a pin instead, but what’s the advantage of that?) Very difficult and long process to setup (don’t tell [...] 233 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



WD MyPassport ULTRA 4TB – Amazing Editing Hard Drive! [REVIEW]

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:55:37 +0000

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Using an HDD for editing: is it any good, does it affect performance and should you buy an HDD? I did the test! //www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnJxbqRJ6uU   PROS It has built in security features Cheap price for 4TB of space Works very fast No difference in speed when editing on Premiere compared to an SSD It’s very rugid Looks good CONS Writing speed is slower compared to an SSD (for example when you import files) It’s [...] 256 words | permalink |...



3D Printed Car Parts – Porsche prints classic car parts

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:00:48 +0000

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One of the consequences of the forward momentum of technology is that the parts we need to keep some of favorite gizmos and gadgets going will eventually stop being made. That time has already come for Porsche but they found an innovative solution: 3D Printing. In order to keep parts that were hard to find and no longer in production available to collectors [...] 161 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



DogEden – this dog house is always the perfect temperature

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:00:04 +0000

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If your dog has to stay outside, they should at least have some sort of shelter to stay out to the elements. The DogEden is an interesting concept that uses nature to give your pet a comfortable space. This dog house is self-heating and cooling with no electricity. The trick behind it? It’s buried in the ground. It’s a den. Underground areas stay [...] 178 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Skillshare – more than just arts and crafts

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 22:07:19 +0000

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You’ve probably heard of Skillshare. It’s been around since forever and people generally use it to learn how to do crafty things like draw and sew. There are a ton of great classes on those sorts of crafty skills but did you know there were also a bunch of business development and computer courses? Turns out Skillshare is a great site for learning [...] 177 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Be Battery Free Electric Toothbrush – keep your mouth fresh anywhere you go

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 22:01:51 +0000

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Good dental care is important to our overall health. Some people like to take that extra measure and invest in an electric toothbrush and although they do a good job at keeping our smile in tip top shape, when they run out of power, they’re pretty worthless. The Be Battery Free Electric Toothbrush will keep you straight even if you’re away from [...] 183 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Pan Set For Microwave Cooking – make real food in your microwave

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 21:54:38 +0000

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If you don’t have a stove and oven chances are you aren’t cooking very much food. The majority of your diet is probably convenience meals from the freezer section which can get old very fast. Never fear, the Pan Set for Microwave Cooking will have you cooking real meals even if you don’t have a real oven. This small set is designed to [...] 174 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



eReader Max – A Small and Portable eReader [REVIEW]

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:00:29 +0000

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If you’re a fan of books, you probably already have an eReader or you’re looking for one. The eReader Max from Energy Sistem is cheap, small and portable. //www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3NEY1K9NF0   PROS Very small and portable Lightweight With only 120$ it’s pretty cheap for an eReader You have Wi-Fi You can install apps like Gmail, eReader apps… Very good battery life A lot of pre-installed books Easy to use Good screen quality + anti-glare CONS Maybe not [...] 189 words |...



Calmingstone Pulse – this gadget is like a 21st century worry stone

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:00:27 +0000

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Stress, in large amounts, is not good for us. When we’re under too much stress, we can make mistakes, miss things. That’s why it’s good to try and calm ourselves when we start to feel overwhelmed. The Calmingstone Pulse is an interesting gadget that wants to help make it easier for everyone to find some peace. This is a handheld device that works [...] 172 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Smart homes aren’t that great – find out what it’s like to really live in one

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 10:00:11 +0000

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Some people really want to live in a full smart home, some people grimace at the idea. We’re not quite at the point where we have the smart homes promised to us in our science fiction novels but this interesting article from Gizmodo tracks what it is like to live in the smartest of today’s smart home options. The piece confirms many of [...] 184 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



WhiteSmoke – send better emails

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 10:00:46 +0000

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For most of us, written communication is part of our everyday life. Email has quickly become an important part of our working lives and if you want to make sure that yours in tip top shape before you hit send, WhiteSmoke is the grammar checker that deep dives. This software was made to check grammar, spelling, style, and punctuation in order to correct [...] 138 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Invisible Spray – bring a little more fun to rainy days

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 10:00:25 +0000

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Writing on the sidewalk with chalk is a time-honored spring and summer tradition. It’s a lot of fun but as soon as the rain hits, it’s all over for your game of hopscotch. Make rainy days more fun with Invisible Spray, the street art that comes to life in the rain. This stuff is a lot of fun. You use it with stencils, [...] 175 words | permalink | No comments | digg this



Ember Ceramic Mug – never worry about forgetting the tea again

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 10:00:13 +0000

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A warm drink is so lovely on a cold day but we’ve all gotten a cup of something, left it cool and come back to a cup of something cold. Say no more to that awful surprise with the Ember Ceramic Mug, the coffee mug that heats itself. This is a neat little mug that will keep your drink the perfect [...] 164 words | permalink | No comments | digg this