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  • Club W: A Personalized Wine Club

    Club W: A Personalized Wine Club

    When you hear the name “Club W,” you might assume it’s some kind of community of the fans and supporters of former president George W. Bush. But actually it’s something a little more palatable to a mass audience – a wine buying club that’s personalized to your own specific vinous tastes. Basically, you start by […]

  • California’s Famous “Flintstone House” Up for Sale (Photos)

    California’s Famous “Flintstone House” Up for Sale (Photos)

    Visitors to Hillsborough, California are often struck by the weird-looking house visible from the Eugene A. Doran Memorial Bridge on I-280. The strange structure is often referred to as the “Flintstone House,” and now it’s going up for sale for $4.2 million. Originally constructed as a way to test out unconventional building materials, and so […]

  • ‘Louis Vuitton Windows’ Showcases Brand’s Famous Window Displays

    ‘Louis Vuitton Windows’ Showcases Brand’s Famous Window Displays

    As a brand, one of the defining characteristics of Louis Vuitton is the elaborate series of window displays found in the front of its stores. Now, the company is celebrating this tradition with a book all about the famous displays – but in typical Vuitton fashion it’s not a book that’s likely to be picked […]

  • 2016 Toyota Prius: Teaser Image Released

    2016 Toyota Prius: Teaser Image Released

    It’s been seven years since the last major redesign of the Toyota Prius, but next year’s model is finally going to be the fourth generation of the famous hybrid car. The 2016 Toyota Prius is scheduled to be unveiled sometime next week, but Toyota‘s already released a teaser image to promote the car. You can […]

  • Asus VivoStick: A Windows 10 Computer That Fits in Your Pocket

    Asus VivoStick: A Windows 10 Computer That Fits in Your Pocket

    The age of the pocket PC is really coming, thanks to products like the Asus VivoStick. It’s a regular-sized USB stick that happens to contain within it a Windows 10 computer – you just plug it into a TV or monitor, add a keyboard and/or mouse, and look at you! Computing like a fiend. The […]

  • MB&F Arachnophobia: A Spider That Tells Time

    MB&F Arachnophobia: A Spider That Tells Time

    New from watch brand MB&F is a timepiece that goes well beyond the usual wristwatch standard into much more surreal, even horrifying territory. It’s the MB&F Arachnophobia – a timepiece that earns its name with its spider-like shape and eight arachnid legs. The MB&F Arachnophobia is different from a real spider in a few crucial […]

  • Nickelodeon Announces Retooled Versions of Classic Shows

    Nickelodeon Announces Retooled Versions of Classic Shows

    I am a writer on the internet, which means I have to pay attention to any news involving classic 90s Nickelodeon programming, even if it’s just a vague proclamation from a Nick executive. This vague proclamation came in an interview between Variety and president of content and development at Nickelodeon Russell Hicks, who made the […]

  • Nugget: App Provides “Nuggets From Books That Make You Better”

    Nugget: App Provides “Nuggets From Books That Make You Better”

    A long time ago, people used to read books for pleasure, enjoying the stories and/or ideas found inside. Those days, thankfully, are behind us, and now we only read books for the self-improvement tips they contain.  And now there’s a new app that extracts these precious nuggets for effortless consumption. It’s called, helpfully, Nugget. Nugget […]

  • Nike Therma-Sphere Max (Video)

    Nike Therma-Sphere Max (Video)

    It’s September, which means it’s time for us all to start getting ready for colder weather. For most of us, that means dragging the comforter out of the closet, but for those of us with some serious athletic training in mind, there’s the new Nike Therma-Sphere Max line, recently unveiled by the company. All the […]