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Spending time and sharing meals with family and friends is obviously the best part about the holidays. But we’d be remiss if we didn’t mention that fact that we, like many of you, really enjoy…

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When it comes to gifts for someone’s home, you have inexpensive things like coasters and kitchen tools, and more expensive pieces like Pendleton blankets and framed artwork. Hell, if you really love someone, go ahead…

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Love gear? Have experience covering it for an online or print publication? We want to hear from you. Cool Material is looking for a Managing Editor to oversee all the site’s editorial work. That means…

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It’s hard to keep up with all the new tech hitting shelves these days, and it’s even harder to know which of these electronic devices are worth your hard-earned money. That’s why we’re here. These…

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If you’re only familiar with Cool Material the blog, we really think you should take look at Cool Material the shop, an outpost for some of our favorite items we happen to carry and sell…

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Sports today are tame by history’s standards. Ancient societies didn’t seem to think twice about spending blood and lives in the pursuit of great athletic entertainment. People have been hacked, poked, drowned, punched, cut, smashed,…

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Note taking isn’t something that ever goes away. You might not be in school anymore, and you probably aren’t a journalist about to break the Watergate scandal wide open, but you still need to be…

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About a year ago, we released a story called “How to Throw a Better Punch.” You guys went crazy for it and showed us a lot of love for having written a practical guide about…