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keyboard cat toy
keyboard cat toy
keyboard cat toy

Keyboard Cat Toy Coming this Christmas (video)

If you haven't heard of the Keyboard Cat, we suggest - scratch that - demand that you head to the YouTube video and get up to speed. To date, the video is a few thousand views short of 19,000,000. Yes, that's 6 zeros and we're ...
 
GPS
 
Tagg Pet Tracker
Tagg Pet Tracker
Tagg Pet Tracker

Tagg GPS Dog Tracker

Doggies don't give a crap about how they look, let alone where they are.  As long as they're knee deep in no good, or simply sleeping under the shadow of a tree on a hot summer's day, they couldn't be happier.  However, owners ...

 
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Parent Autocorrect
Parent Autocorrect
Parent Autocorrect

20 Parental Autocorrect Texts Turned Sexual (list)

Autocorrect makes for lots of laughs, especially when they turn sexual. But it's an entirely new level when autocorrect sexualizes texts from the parental units. For this version of autocorrect texts turned sexual, we've compil...
 
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Kwikset_SmartCode_-3
Kwikset_SmartCode_-3

Kwikset SmartCode Lever with Home Connect Review

[rating:4/5] The newest crazy for companies to jump on is that of remote home management - turning on and off your lights and such, or in this case unlocking your door from your phone.  Oh, it's been around for some time to be ...

 
lasers
 
Helicopter Laser Pointer
Helicopter Laser Pointer
Helicopter Laser Pointer

Idiot Gets Arrested for Blinding Helicopter Cops with a Laser (video)

Laser pointers are not toys kids.  Point them in the wrong direction and you might get punched in the face, or worse, arrested by the cops. Now, we know what you're thinking: "I must look like an ant from those flying airships,...
 
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MoreBeer.review.001
MoreBeer.review.001
MoreBeer.review.001

MoreBeer Review: Part 2 (or Bottling and Tasting)

[rating:5/5] It's been just over a month since I started my home brewing adventure with MoreBeer.com's "Super Deluxe Bottling Kit #4" - so it's time to check in and finish this journey.  During that month I watched as my brew t...

 
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Griffin_Helo_TC_001
Griffin_Helo_TC_001

Griffin Helo TC Review

[rating:3/5] One of the main reasons I really wanted to try out the Helo TC from Griffin was because I really like RC Helicopters (as I've noted in another review).  I used to have a large "glow" powered helicopter when I was a...
 
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Imperial March Floppy Drive
Imperial March Floppy Drive
Imperial March Floppy Drive

Nerdgasm: Two Floppy Disk Drives Play the “Imperial March” from Star Wars (video)

Nerdgasm?  You betcha!  It was created using two 3.5-inch floppy drives that have been modified with some sort of external controller board that manipulates the drive's heads.  The results?  The "Imperial March," Darth Vader's ...

 
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Box with content
Box with content
Box with content

LEGO Announces “Life of George”, Makes Adults Everywhere Feel Like Kids Again

When I played my first "LEGO Star Wars" video game, I thought that was fun, but I missed the sensation of actually building something with my hands.  Last Christmas I got my son "LEGO Creationary" - for those that have never pl...
 
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LED Surfboard
LED Surfboard
LED Surfboard

LED Surfboard (video)

LED + Surfboard?  That's a formula that is guaranteed to result in 1000s of video views.  117k views in the last week truth be told. Argentine professional surfer Aritz Aranburu hit the waters and tore up the waves with this LE...

 
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Floating Staircase
Floating Staircase
Floating Staircase

Gadget of the Week: Floating Staircase

Okay, so it's not really a gadget, but it's damn cool looking, right?  We were hoping it might elevate your day to new heights, or raise up your spirits. The floating stair case is designed by soho-architektur. Check out the st...
 
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Full kit
Full kit
Full kit

LD Carlson Deluxe Brewer’s Best Equipment Kit Review (Part 1)

So you've read my other two home brew beer kit reviews and thought "I'd like to have more control than you get in the Cooper's "no boil" method, and I don't have a pot large enough to cook a small child for the MoreBeer "full b...