A Life-Size R2-D2 Mini Fridge That Can Actually Deliver Your Drinks

Jabba the Hutt realized that R2-D2 was better suited to serving drinks on his sail barge than being a sassy sidekick to C-3PO, and apparently Haier Asia’s AQUA brand agrees because come 2016 you’ll actually be able to buy this rechargeable remote control R2-D2 mini fridge that comes to you. » 6/03/15 9:21am 31 minutes ago

The Life-Changing, High-End Philips Wake-Up Light Is On Sale Today

The top of the line Philips Wake Up Light with colored sunrise simulation is down to $113 today, which is within a few bucks of its all-time low. [Philips HF3520 Wake-Up Light, $113] » 6/03/15 9:15am 38 minutes ago

Scientists Are Turning Their Backs on Algorithms Inspired By Nature

While computers are poor at creativity, they are adept at crunching through vast numbers of solutions to modern problems where there are numerous complex variables at play. Take the question of finding the best delivery plan for a distribution company – where best to begin? How many vehicles? Which stretches of road… » 6/03/15 3:30am Today 3:30am

Why Google Translate Will (Probably) Always Suck

If it seems like Google Translate and Skype Translator have solved the language barrier, you’d be right, in the same sense that smoke signals solved long-distance communication. Machine translation much difficult still translate long way go to, as YouTuber Tom Scott explains. » 6/03/15 2:00am Today 2:00am

Now Your Amazon Fire TV Can Stream Games, Too

Ever heard of GameFly? It’s what Netflix used to be, but for video games: mail-order disc rentals for Xbox, Playstation and Nintendo titles. It’s neat, but slow. Today, the company launched something a little faster: GameFly Streaming, a cloud gaming service for the Amazon Fire TV.
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Chimps Would Totally Cook If Only We Made Ape-Friendly Easy Bake Ovens

For a long time, the only two things that have really separated humans from apes is our ability to make fire and and our propensity towards french fries. Turns out that chimpanzees likely possess both these qualities as well, thanks to a study that claims they have the “desire” to cook. » 6/02/15 11:31pm Yesterday 11:31pm

You Might Actually Want AMD's Latest Processor In Your Next Laptop

For years, AMD processors have been a byword for cheap and cheerful — frequently picked in budget gaming guides, but always followed by some justification about how a Core i3 would be a better option if you weren’t so poor. But the latest AMD APU, named Carrizo, might just be the company’s battery-sipping,… » 6/02/15 10:45pm Yesterday 10:45pm

Get a Free Sample of Delicious Eats and Snack Smarter with NatureBox

Quit following up healthy meals with unnecessary amounts of junk food just to feel full. With NatureBox, the smarter snacking delivery company, you can snack healthy and feel satisfied. Get a free trial box now and leave behind the unnecessary junk food without missing out on joy and flavor of snacks.
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Grab 2 TOCCs Snap Cables For $15: Choose Lightning or Micro USB

If you own a smartphone then having a USB keychain cable is the easiest way to stay charged and connected. Grab two TOCCs snap cables for $15, a savings of 75%. Both Apple and Android fans can get in on the fun, choose from lightning or micro usb connections. Plus, there’s free shipping! » 5/26/15 2:19pm 5/26/15 2:19pm