Amazon's Deeply Discounting Tax Software Today, Plus More Deals

If you still haven't settled up with Uncle Sam, Amazon's offering terrific prices on H&R Block Tax Software, today only. Prices start at just $17 for the Deluxe edition (compared to $45 when purchased directly from H&R Block's website), and stretch up to $37 for Premium & Business (compared to $80). » 3/01/15 9:05am Sunday 9:05am

Top Off Your Batteries With These Discounted Anker Chargers

Anker makes some of the highest-rated gadget charging gear on the market, their products are among the most popular we've ever posted, and today, they're having a nice little sale on Amazon. The four included items are listed below; just be sure to note the promo codes. » 2/27/15 9:45am 2/27/15 9:45am

Amazing video shows how dust moves from the Sahara Desert to Brazil

Here's an awesome 3D visualization from NASA that shows how the Sahara Desert helps fertilize the Amazon rainforest even though they're on two different continents that are separated by an entire ocean. The Saharan dust is carried over by wind and the phosphorous in the dust is essential to the Amazon. » 2/26/15 1:07am 2/26/15 1:07am

Stock Up on JLab Headphones From $10-$20, Today Only

Today only, Amazon's offering fantastic prices on a variety of inexpensive headphones from JLab. The $15 Intros are a great price on entry-level on-ears, but if you prefer earbuds, you have three options ranging from $10 to $20. Plus, each model is available in multiple colors. » 2/23/15 9:45am 2/23/15 9:45am

What's Your Dumbest Internet Purchasing Fail?

Amazon is great and all, but an unfortunate side-effect of buying stuff sight unseen on the 'net is that sometimes you end up with stuff you didn't really mean to buy. I'm not saying that's the reason I have three power strips for European plugs under my bed, but...yeah. I should probably read the description more… » 2/21/15 12:00pm 2/21/15 12:00pm

Amazon's Unveils a Huge Movie and Ebook Sale, Plus More Deals

Need something to pass the time until House of Cards comes back next week? Today only, Amazon's offering big savings on award-winning Kindle ebooks and streaming movies to own. The most popular book on the list is Life of Pi ($3), and Boyhood ($7) highlights the movies, but it's a deep and impressive list of… » 2/21/15 10:15am 2/21/15 10:15am

The Online Store Where Preppers Buy Their Bullshit Cure-Alls

Infowars.com, radio host Alex Jones' virtual mecca for conspiracy theorists, preppers, and otherwise non-sheeple alike, is full of bullshit. But the most spectacular of this particular brand of insanity lies in its online store. Where you can buy a chance to save yourself from the New World Order—in bulk. » 2/17/15 12:00pm 2/17/15 12:00pm

This Cheap and Tiny Flash Drive is Your Android's New Best Friend

Over the weekend, Gizmodo EIC Annalee Newitz waxed poetic about her new Android-compatible flash drive, and we've found a terrific deal today on a similar item. It still has a microUSB connector opposite the standard USB, but it's even smaller than the Corsair she wrote about, and cheaper too. So why would you… » 2/17/15 9:45am 2/17/15 9:45am

Amazon's Discounting Tons of Flash Storage and Power Banks, Today Only

Today's Amazon Gold Box Deal features a boatload of flash storage and chargers from PNY for terrific prices. It's all solid gear, but I'm particularly intrigued by the 128GB microSD card for $80, which is the best price we've ever seen for that capacity from any manufacturer. » 2/16/15 8:45am 2/16/15 8:45am

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Add a Chromebook To Your Fleet for $160, Plus More Deals

This week on Amazon, you can score and Acer Chromebook 11 for only $160, down from $200. That price gets you Chromebook-standard specs: An 11.6" 1366x768 screen, 16GB of local storage, and 2GB of RAM. Granted, that's nothing spectacular, though its 8.5 hours of battery life is certainly above average. And of course,… » 2/15/15 1:45pm 2/15/15 1:45pm

Defeat Stubborn Lids For Good With This Discounted Jar Opener

There's no shame in not being able to open that jar. Your hands were slippery! The refrigerator caused the metal to contract! Sitting at a computer for 8 hours per day has destroyed every ligament in your wrists! In any event, it's a non-issue, because you own this Hamilton Beach electric jar opener. » 2/10/15 9:45am 2/10/15 9:45am