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  • ‘Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in the US for 2016′

    ‘Yelp’s Top 100 Places to Eat in the US for 2016′

    I suppose if any website were qualified to release a truly democratic list of the best places to eat in the United States, it would be Yelp, the first place many of us turn to in order to get the inside scoop on any eatery before visiting. So it’s cool that they’ve released Yelp’s Top […]

  • LEGO Paper Airplane Machine From Arrow Electronics (Video)

    LEGO Paper Airplane Machine From Arrow Electronics (Video)

    Arrow Electronics is a company that prides itself on always looking forward into the technology of the future. And evidently, in the future, we’ll all be making paper airplanes with devices like their LEGO paper airplane machine, recently posted on YouTube. The video shows a piece of paper running through the Arrow LEGO paper airplane […]

  • Give Wine: Curated Wine for Gifting

    Give Wine: Curated Wine for Gifting

    A bottle of wine has to be one of the classiest gifts you can give. But if your class’ reach exceeds its grasp, you might need a little help from some professional wine experts when it comes time for you to try to Give Wine. That, in case you haven’t guessed, is also the name […]

  • Turtlecalls: $2 Calls From Someone Acting Like a Turtle

    Turtlecalls: $2 Calls From Someone Acting Like a Turtle

    When the internet first started to blow up, analysts thought that it would bring a new kind of economy to the world, one defined by quick and easy services provided for free (or for a nominal fee), with no overhead and no middlemen. That dream has mostly dissipated, but it lives on in Turtlecalls, an […]

  • Soiled Garments Laundry Bag: The Hamper Gone to Sea

    Soiled Garments Laundry Bag: The Hamper Gone to Sea

    One thing you never see sailors in old movies doing: Scrambling around for an old dirty clothes hamper. That’s because in a fit of military efficiency, they developed the laundry bag, sturdy and perfect for hauling large amounts of dirty whites and neckerchiefs, and whatever else sailors wear. Now, a Soiled Garments Laundry Bag inspired […]

  • Van Gogh’s Bedroom Now on Airbnb (Photos)

    Van Gogh’s Bedroom Now on Airbnb (Photos)

    Vincent van Gogh is not one of the artists I would associate most strongly with a good night’s sleep. But he did paint one of the most iconic bedrooms in history — the one seen in his three versions of The Bedroom. And now, an artist has put a replica of Van Gogh’s Bedroom up […]

  • Singles Blizzard From Dairy Queen for Valentine’s Day

    Singles Blizzard From Dairy Queen for Valentine’s Day

    Valentine’s Day can be a little rough for single people, especially if you’ve ever savored the romantic joy of sharing ice cream with a special person (I’ll insert a brief pause for a wistful sigh here). But there’s really no reason–except for basic human dignity–not to enjoy a solo frozen treat this Valentine’s Day, which […]

  • ‘This Book is a Camera': A Book That’s Also a Camera (Video)

    ‘This Book is a Camera': A Book That’s Also a Camera (Video)

    Books are awesome, but they don’t really do anything, you know? Kelli Anderson has developed a book that might not be as fun to read as your copy of A Confederacy of Dunces, but it can take photos a lot better than other books can: It’s called This Book is a Camera. This Book is a […]

  • ‘Street Fighter V’ Full-Length Trailer (Video)

    ‘Street Fighter V’ Full-Length Trailer (Video)

    Fighting game franchises don’t come much more beloved than the Street Fighter series, and the eagerly awaited fifth installment now has a big, flashy, cinematic trailer to stoke that anticipation to even greater temperatures in advance of the release of Street Fighter V later this month. The trailer for Street Fighter V emphasizes both returning […]