Give the Gift of Better Mornings With These Discounted Wake-Up Lights

If you’re still jolting yourself awake with the harsh tones of an alarm clock, it’s time to give a Philips Wake-Up Light a try. It sounds hyperbolic, but these things really can improve your life immeasurably, and a pair of models are on sale for Black Friday. »Today 9:11pm11/26/15 9:11pm

The Best Black Friday Deals

You’ve reached our hub for all the best Black Friday deals! As you’ve probably already figured out, “Black Friday” is a bit of a misnomer; many of the best deals are available up to a week in advance. Luckily for you, we’ll be adding them all here as they go live, so you can focus on stuffing your face and trying not… »Today 7:50pm11/26/15 7:50pm

What It Takes To Provide Thanksgiving Dinner For The U.S. Military: By The Numbers

As we sit and enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner with family and friends today, there will be empty place settings at thousands of dinner tables across the country belonging to our men and women in the U.S. military who are deployed abroad or sitting alert to protect us here at home. So the Pentagon tries to make those troops… »Today 7:20pm11/26/15 7:20pm

This $30 Bluetooth Speaker is Shower-Safe, and a Great Gift Idea

We’ve posted a lot of water resistant Bluetooth speaker deals, but even if you already own one, this would make a great gift for someone this holiday season. Just park this thing in the shower, and you can use that time to sing along to Adele, or catch up on your favorite podcasts. [Inateck MercuryBox Inateck… »Today 6:57pm11/26/15 6:57pm

How astronauts cook their Thanksgiving meal in space

Being an astronaut is cool as hell for 364 days of the year. The one day that it kind of sucks when you’re an astronaut? Thanksgiving. Astronauts can’t enjoy all the food of Thanksgiving because of that damned zero gravity and those dehydrated food things. But at least they get to have some turkey. Here’s how they… »Today 6:35pm11/26/15 6:35pm

Decorate For Any Holiday With This Color-Shifting Copper Light Strand

Copper string lights are soooo hot right now (but not literally, because LED), and this 33’ strand is only $20 right now, complete with a remote to control its color pattern and brightness. [TaoTronics Décor Lights Copper Wire Lights, $20] »Today 5:35pm11/26/15 5:35pm

Our Favorite Android, iOS, and Windows Phone Apps of the Week

If you were hoping for a bunch of apps to help make Thanksgiving a little more fun, sorry — that was the “theme” last week. This week there are a few apps to help you out with issues like not-so-unlimited data from your mobile provider, needing to pull together advanced digital sketches without the use of a laptop and… »Today 5:00pm11/26/15 5:00pm

The Only Thing NASA Is Better At Than Space Exploration: Making Up Acronyms

The sounding rocket you can see above will be launched from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility on the 4th of December, and according to NASA it “will be MUSIC to the ears of aspiring and early career engineers testing new space technology on a suborbital vehicle.” That’s because the name of the payload stands for because… »Today 4:45pm11/26/15 4:45pm