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I Scared The Pants Off My Friends With a $22 VR Device And a Horror Film

You’re sitting in someone’s living room. It’s mid afternoon, and you’re having tea, chatting with a woman who looks vaguely familiar. You look around, and observe an ornate rug, and the leather couch you’re sitting on. Suddenly, you hear a rattling noise. You turn to find that the teacups on the table in front of you are shaking, as are the walls, and the...


A Wearable That Fights Pain — Intelligently

I play tons of golf: Nine holes daily. I love it, but carrying a 20 pound bag three miles every day takes its toll. Everything hurts, from my wrist, to my feet. Maybe one day we’ll eliminate pain, but for now, at least we can make injuries hurt less, with wearables like Cur (the subject of this article). Cur (pronounced “cure”) is a wireless, wearable...

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You Really Don’t Need This $8 “Selfie Button” (But You’re Still Going To Buy It)

You don’t need this. Nobody needs one. And yet tens of thousands of people are buying them. So-called “selfie buttons“. Teeny, tiny bluetooth buttons that allows you to take selfies (and other photos) on your smartphone from up to 60 feet away. They’re going mega-viral. That’s why I thought you’d like to know that Groupon is offering selfie buttons for $20 off of their regular price. For...

You Can Register Two Awesome Domains For Free Today

Back in the 1990s, .Com domains were free, and almost everything was available. Those days are gone, but for today only, you can experience something similar. A domain registrar is giving out .Party and .Webcam domains for free. Go pick one up, while they’re still available, and don’t forget to tell your friends (via Twitter). How To Register These Domains: (.Party):  Good examples:

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Now’s Your Last Chance To Buy Lunch With Tim Cook (If You Can Afford It)

Love Apple? Got $250,000 lying around? You could buy 10 top-of-line Applewatches, or you could buy a lunch with Apple CEO Tim Cook, and two tickets to an upcoming Apple Keynote (plus he might just throw in an Applewatch for free). Auction site Charitybuzz is once again auctioning off the opportunity to lunch with Apple’s 2nd most famous CEO. This time seems to be a...