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The Samsung Note Edge Is One Wild Smartphone

While the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will be the smartphone for the masses, the Note Edge will be the one that gets the most buzz. That's thanks to the one curved edge of the display that will act as a place to launch apps and receive alerts and notifications. Outside of the odd little addition, it's basically the same ... continue reading
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STEAL: 15% Off Sitewide in the Cool Material Shop STEAL

We've been adding new items to our shop on a weekly basis for a while now, and this week is your chance to save on all of them. Head over to the shop, enter your email into the pop-up, and you'll save 15% off sitewide! Snag a new watch, pocket knife, machined pen, or any of the other goods that line our virtual shelves. Hurry up, sale ends Monday, Oct. 6. ... check it out
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Blue’s Mo-Fi Headphones Have a Built-in Amp

The first thing you're going to notice about these headphones is the fact that the cups are mounted on what appears to be a reverse knee sort of joint (The Arrival, anyone?), instead of heading straight to the band and over to the other ear. Turns out the inspiration for the multi-jointed design was actually based ... continue reading
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The Blink(1) Is A Light-Up Notification Device

Instead of using your USB ports to power quirky things like coffee warmers and rocket launchers, why not use one of them for something a little more helpful. The Blink(1) is a USB dongle that lights up to alert you when you get an email, when you have to go into a meeting, or just to alert you to anything you set ... continue reading
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Chinon iPhone Speaker Feels Like Old Times

There are speakers you plug your iPhone into with a cable. Speakers you connect to with Bluetooth. Speakers that passively amplify sound (this is the old plastic cup trick). The Legato CH-PS840 from Chinon is one of the latter, but it's also different than other passive amps on the market. For starters, each of the ... continue reading
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USB Device Cables Made From Denim And Leather

It doesn't matter if you're a member of the Apple, Android, Windows or Blackberry smartphone camp, there's always one thing everyone can agree on--the cables all suck. You'll generally only find them in one of two colors. They get tangled. The coating gets separated from the cables and the ends get gnarly. They're ... continue reading
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Creative Sound Blaster Roar SPONSORED

The Sound Blaster Roar is like a wolverine: it's diminutive in size but packs a serious punch. The team at Creative loaded an impressive bi-amplified 5-driver system with a subwoofer inside a case about the size of a hardcover book. It delivers seriously impressive bass along with crisp audio for an unrivaled portable ... continue reading
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Hands-On: Klipsch R6i Headphones

If you’re looking for an upgrade over those basic white earbuds that came with your iPhone, you’ve got a lot of options to jam in your earholes. We took the reasonably priced Klipsch R6i headphones for a spin to see if they’re an affordable option you should consider if you’re in the market.   What ... continue reading
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8 New Apps You Should Know

Instead of wading through the massive amount of new app releases searching for a few diamonds in the rough, just check out some of these picks. This is a collection of our favorite new apps for both iOS and Android for your downloading pleasure. Kimd - iOS Unclouded - Android Steady Camera - iOS Over - iOS or Android Timeful ... continue reading
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