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You Bought an Oculus Rift. Now What?

You Bought an Oculus Rift. Now What?

We can finally say that virtual reality is an actual thing that’s totally happening. In fact, the big news out of Japan this week was that a VR company invented the world’s first-ever masturbation suit. Yup. That’s a thing now, too. And with the release of the long-awaited...

The Casper Mattress Is Engineered for Outrageous Comfort

The Casper Mattress Is Engineered for Outrageous Comfort

When you sleep soundly, you feel like you can conquer the world. So what if you could do that every night? You can with the Casper mattress, which has been obsessively engineered for outrageous comfort. The mattress, which is the most awarded mattress of the decade, will deliver the sleep you’ve been desperately craving by combining springy, hypoallergenic latex with high-density memory foam. You can even try the Casper mattress for 100 nights and return it for a full refund if you don’t love it. Plus, Cool Material readers can save $50 on the mattress with code CM50. It’s time to get better sleep.

Yohann iPad Stand

Yohann iPad Stand

Finding the perfect position to put your iPad in order to maximize productivity, functionality and comfort isn't the easiest thing to do. We've all spent time binge-watching one series or another with the iPad propped up on a pillow or pile of blankets, but there's a better way. ...

Ray Is the Only Remote You Need

Ray Is the Only Remote You Need

Simple to set up and simple to use, the Ray remote control replaces your stack of remote controls on your coffee table. Ray is a revolutionary touchscreen universal remote for your TV and connected home that replaces all your remotes with one simple, sleek device. Simply connect...

Facebook Surround 360

Facebook Surround 360

We've all had a love/hate relationship at one point or another with Mark Zuckerberg's social sharing brainchild, but their most recently announced piece of tech is downright awesome. Facebook Surround 360 is a high-quality, production-ready 3D-360 hardware and software video capt...

Ping Pong Run

Ping Pong Run

There are plenty of ping pong games available on your app store of choice, but none of them deliver in terms of simplicity, playability and addictiveness like Tenggrenska Studio’s Ping Pong Run. Setup like a vertical game of the classic Pong, you simply place and hold your fing...

AT&T's Buy One, Get One Free Samsung Smartphone Sale

AT&T's Buy One, Get One Free Samsung Smartphone Sale

That smartphone you carry around has become your defacto camera. It can handle your Instagram shots, Snapchat videos, and thousands of other pictures you take. For those serious about their photography, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, with their dual-pixel camera and 200 GB...

8 Apps That Could Save Your Life

8 Apps That Could Save Your Life

There are a lot of folks out there who would argue technology often does a lot more harm than good. It contributed to our new-age societal isolation, it gave us drone warfare, and worst of all, it gave us Justin Bieber. Ugh. But technology also gave us incredible things like spac...

Amazon Tap Voice-Controlled Speaker

Amazon Tap Voice-Controlled Speaker

Last year, Amazon released Echo, a really, really awesome voice-controlled entertainment hub that was ignored by far too many people. Now, Amazon is expanding the Alexa line with Tap, a voice-controlled Bluetooth speaker designed for a bit more portability. All you need to do is...

DJI Phantom 4 Drone

DJI Phantom 4 Drone

DJI's Phantom Drones have continually set the bar for everyone else in the industry. The DJI Phantom 4 is no different. In addition to the newly designed magnesium core and the streamlined form you'll find a reinforced gimbal, refined motors, additional flight modes, more sensors...

7 Reasons You Should Shoot Film

7 Reasons You Should Shoot Film

You wouldn’t know it from all the Canon and Nikon and Olympus commercials out right now, but there are a ton of photographers out there who still prefer to shoot film over digital. In fact, film has made a huge comeback in recent years, and not just with the bourgeois coffee sh...