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Filed Under:Technology / Gadgets
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Archived Since:April 6, 2008

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Jam Rewind Makes Us Miss Our Cassette Tapes

The Jam Rewind is taking us back to the days when rewinding was still a thing. Kinda. Sorry, but it still won’t make your old ABBA tapes any more useful. All we’ve got here is your everyday portable wireless speaker made to look like a cassette tape. Show More Summary

We Get Up Close with the Tory Burch for Fitbit Collection

This is for you Tory Burch fans. The Fitbit has gone glam, not that they were ever dull to begin with – but they have just turned it up a notch x 100. This new collaboration between Fitbit and Tory Burch has produced some stunning pieces that is sure to attract newbies to the Fitbit brand while also staying true to the signature Tory Burch style. Show More Summary

Lenovo Yoga 2 13-inch Review: Still a Leader in Versatility

Tent, Stand, Laptop and Tablet mode – it’s no secret that we were smitten with the original Yoga. Its versatile form-factor made it not only super practical, but it also helped show off all of Windows 8’s capabilities. But there was still room for improvement, and it’s clear that Lenovo listened to a lot of users’ feedback with the Yoga 2 13. Show More Summary

Adidas Originals Over-Ear Headphones by Monster Review

Who said rappers were the only ones allowed to have their own headphone lineups? Monster’s latest partnership with Adidas brings a beautiful collection of headphones to the market that sport the essence of Adidas Originals. The over-ear...Show More Summary

LaCie’s Rugged USB 3.0 Thunderbolt is a Must-Have for Students – Review

LaCie’s extremely popular Rugged series has been updated and it’s now better than ever. Designed by Neil Poulton, the drive has risen to the ranks over the years thanks to its bold and tough design – and this time around, it’s even tougher. Show More Summary

When the iPhone 5s Goes Out of Style, You Can Always Wear it as a Perfume Bottle

This new iPhone 5/5S case is raising the bar when it comes to smartphone as fashion accessory. Now you can sling your phone over your shoulder, showing off your phone like it’s a high-class perfume bottle. If only it made your phone smell nice when you actually have to use it, it’d be perfect. Show More Summary

These Recipe Tattoos Are Good Enough to Eat

Recipes in the kitchen are coming full circle. They’ve gone from word-of-mouth to the pages of cookbooks to the screens of tablets, and now they’re heading back to the human body—this time, in temporary tattoo form. Marina Cinciripini...Show More Summary

We Found Mario’s Power Up Flask

Flagging at work? Good thing you’ve got a little power up potion tucked away in your bag! This Power Up Flask is a light throwback to the classic Game Boy era of handheld gaming. The sales description says this flask is great for orange soda. Show More Summary

Magnavox 24? Slim LED HDTV with Snap on Fashion Bezel

Magnavox—that’s a name I’ve not heard in a long time. But, they’re still around, making TVs that might not be the most technically proficient, but are definitely the most delightfully tacky. Case in point is this 24? HDTV, hanging out on QVC, the flea market of the airwaves. Show More Summary

LeapFrog LeapTV is a Game Console for Kids

LeapFrog is taking their stable of kid-friendly apps and games to the world of video games with LeapTV, a new video game console designed for children from three to eight years old. As with LeapFrog’s other devices, LeapTV will be a way to access their Learning Library, a collection of cartridges, downloads, and videos full of educational content. Show More Summary

Pinterest Making it Easier to Follow Interesting Pins

Starting today, there’s a better way to Pinterest. In addition to following other users and browsing by categories, Pinterest will add subcategories that you can follow. This is probably how Pinterest always should have worked. The site...Show More Summary

Jawbone UP Updates Takes Your Next Meal to New Heights

Fitness trackers and their apps to a great job of logging data like steps taken. Logging meal data, on the other hand, has been more of a side dish, mostly because it’s not automatic and most people probably aren’t going to take the time to log every single thing they eat manually. Show More Summary

Katy Perry Partners with Staples On New Back to School Campaign

Almost seems a little cruel to be talking about back-to-school shopping already, but maybe Katy Perry can be the spoonful of sugar that helps the medicine go down. She’s partnering up with Staples for the Make Roar Happen sweepstakes, along with a charity drive for schools. Show More Summary

This is No Ordinary Hello Kitty Trash Can

This trash can might just be the best you’ll ever own, and it’s not because Hello Kitty is on the side. Well, it’s not only because Hello Kitty is on the side. Foul smells emanate from open trash cans. So, you get a trash can with a lid. Show More Summary

She’s a Lady! Thor is Now a Woman

Marvel’s not one to play it safe with their comic book characters. After sticking Doc Ock into Peter Parker’s body in the Superior Spider-Man series, they’re making yet another stunning change to one of their central characters—Thor is now a woman. Show More Summary

It’s Teddy Bear Wars! Seth MacFarlane Sued

Given that Ted came out in 2012, you’d think it would be safely in the past by now. Not so. Some people think the idea for Ted was stolen from their work, and two years later, they’re looking to get their comeuppance. Sounds like all teddy bears involved are going to need a lot more booze and drugs to get through this one. Show More Summary

MimoPowerTube Gets Artist Makeover for San Diego Comic-Con

With San Diego Comic Con just a week away, the loveable rascals/wallet vampires we know as merch vendors are raring to show off what they have in store. As always, that includes Mimoco and their immense roster of characters in flash drive form. Show More Summary

JBL Clip Review: A Budget Bluetooth Speaker That Packs a Punch

If you’re looking for an affordable bluetooth speaker, this is it: the JBL Clip. As it’s name implies, you can clip this speaker to a backpack, tree, pocket, you name it. It’s small, light, and packs a big bang. It sounds better than speakers twice it’s size and even has a microphone and integrated audio cable. Show More Summary

Gionee Elife Smartphone is the Slimmest Not Smartest

Ever wondered what would happen if a phone maker went all out on looks, letting the specs fall where they may? Wonder no more—it looks like that’s exactly what Gionee did with their Elife S5.5. With most mobile devices, that 5.5 would probably leave you thinking that’s how big the display is. Show More Summary

Whoo-Hoo! A Thunderbolt to eSATA Adapter

Thunderbolt’s transfer speeds are a good ways past what eSATA can offer. That said, if you’ve still got an eSATA drive, and it’s still good, no reason to throw it out just yet. Kanex has a new adapter that makes your Thunderbolt port friendly with eSATA connections. Show More Summary

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