Remembering a Lock's Combination Might Be Easier With Pictures

With the amount of information they're expected to ingest every day during high school, it's a small miracle any student is able to remember the combination of their locker padlock. And it doesn't get any easier the older you get. So instead of numbers, the Image Lock uses simple shapes and images so you can just make… » 11/28/14 7:00pm 27 minutes ago

A 9-Volt Battery Is All This Tiny Charger Needs To Revive Your Phone

When you're spending the day with family you probably haven't seen in a year, nothing is more vital to keeping your sanity than your smartphone. And to ensure it's got enough charge to keep you busy on Twitter instead of actually having to talk to your cousins, the diminutive but clever Plan V charger accepts common… » 11/28/14 6:30pm 57 minutes ago

Last Call: The Best Remaining Black Friday Deals

Did Black Friday catch you off guard by starting on Sunday? Were you doing something silly on Thanksgiving like enjoying dinner with your families? The middle-of-the-night limited quantity deals are gone, but there's a ton of great stuff left. We're rounding the best of it up for you right here. » 11/28/14 5:03pm Today 5:03pm

Netflix-Style Booze Recommendation Works Surprisingly Well

We all know that desperate feeling of standing alone, motionless, and confused in a bottle shop. You need to take a decent bottle to a dinner party but have no idea what to get. Wouldn't it be magical if a could just read the labels and tell you what's good? Well, yes it would be, and thanks to a new app called Next… » 11/28/14 5:00pm Today 5:00pm

The White PS4 Destiny Bundle Joins the Black Friday Fray

While Amazon continues to offer a pair of 2-game PS4 bundles for $399, they just dropped the price of the white Destiny bundle to $400 as well. Of course, you'll only get the one game, but if you really want a white console, this is your only option, and a savings of $50 over the usual price. [Amazon] » 11/28/14 4:52pm Today 4:52pm

Save $50 on the New Nexus 9, Plus a Free $50 Google Play Credit

Today only, Amazon is knocking $50 off the brand new HTC Nexus 9 tablet, and throwing in a $50 Google Play credit to boot. It's a good (if not spectacular) tablet, but a great deal at effectively $100 off. The promotion applies to the 16GB and 32GB models, in both white and black. [Amazon] » 11/28/14 4:41pm Today 4:41pm

Graphene Body Armor Will Be Twice as Good as Regular Bullet-Proof Vests

We know that graphene is super strong, so it should stand to reason that it would be a sensible—if expensive—choice for body armor. Now, scientists have demonstrated that it's twice as effective as the material currently used to make bullet-proof vests. » 11/28/14 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

How Long It Takes to Burn Off a Thanksgiving Dinner 10 Different Ways

For once, let's not lie to ourselves about how we're going to "take it easy" this Thanksgiving. Most of us are going to give thanks by indulging like gluttonous pigs. It's okay, we can give ourselves a pass every now and then, but let's be real: if we don't want to have more chins on our chin's chins by New Year's,… » 11/28/14 2:30pm Today 2:30pm

Cheap Tablets Aren't Just Crap, They're Dangerous

As you head to your local Walmart today for America's annual reenactment of The Hunger Games, here's a reminder that sucker-punching someone to get the last $50 tablet might not be the wisest course of action. For several reasons. » 11/28/14 2:00pm Today 2:00pm

Here Are the Best Black Friday Fight Videos of 2014

It's Black Friday, which means at this very moment hundreds of thousands of shoppers are cramming themselves into malls across this great nation for the annual Walmart Hunger Games, where one person walks away with an HDTV and everyone loses. » 11/28/14 1:30pm Today 1:30pm

Own Everything Avengers for Just $100

Here's a great gift idea for Avengers fans; a box set with The Avengers, five lead-up films, and a secret bonus disc, all packaged in one of the coolest limited edition boxes I've ever seen. The set normally sells for $150+, and today's $100 deal is the lowest it's ever gone. [Amazon] » 11/28/14 12:59pm Today 12:59pm

12 Classic Toys That Are a Bargain All Year Round

If your plans today involve heading to the mall to battle deal-crazy shoppers just to save a few bucks on the latest toy or video game system you're already spending hundreds of dollars on, might we remind you there are best-selling toys that are already a pretty great bargain all year round? » 11/28/14 12:58pm Today 12:58pm

Microgravity University: Testing the Future of Spaceflight in Zero G

How do you test a new method for CPR in space without actually going into space? You take flight in a microgravity plane, obviously. For the last 20 years, NASA's Reduced Gravity Office has opened up its zero-g planes to college students from around the country, who get the once in a lifetime opportunity to test… » 11/28/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm