Quantify Your Oral Care With This Smartphone-Connected Toothbrush

The Oral-B 7000 SmartSeries is the first toothbrush on the market to connect to your smartphone over Bluetooth, which allows you to track your brushing habits over time, see which areas of your mouth could use more attention, and avoid damaging your gums by brushing too hard. If you’re worried that’s just a gimmick,… » 6/30/15 6:15pm Yesterday 6:15pm

Your Favorite Travel Mug is Cheaper Than Ever Today

The Contigo Autoseal West Loop was your favorite travel mug, and the stainless steel model is down to one of its lowest price ever on Amazon today. These never last long when they go on sale, so be sure to grab yours before the deal gets cold. [Contigo Autoseal West Loop Stainless Steel Travel Mug with Easy-Clean Lid,… » 6/30/15 9:15am Yesterday 9:15am

Get Ready for the Fourth of July With This Discounted Ice Cream Maker

I don’t know about you, but it’s 91 degrees outside my house right now, and ice cream sounds pretty amazing. If you like the idea of making your own, Cuisinart’s ICE-70 ice cream maker does all the hard work for you, and can churn out 2 quarts of ice cream, frozen yogurt, or sorbet in just 20 minutes. That sounds like… » 6/26/15 6:15pm Friday 6:15pm

Save $30 on Complete Cookware Sets, From Nonstick to Copper Tri-Ply

If your cookware collection consists mostly of of warped $10 Walmart pans, it’s time to upgrade. Amazon’s currently offering a $30 coupon on three different Cuisinart cookware sets, ranging from inexpensive (but well reviewed) steel and non-stick sets, all the way up to restaurant quality (not to mention stunningly… » 6/25/15 6:15pm Thursday 6:15pm

​Amazon Echo Review: I Just Spoke to the Future And It Listened

It only took me a few hours to get cozy with my new assistant. “Alexa,” I barked at the nine-inch black cylinder on my coffee table, “Shut up.” The lights on top of the cylinder went dark; the embarrassing 90s music playing from its speaker cut out. “Alexa, what’s the weather?” I paused with anticipation. “45 degrees… » 6/25/15 3:20pm Thursday 3:20pm

Apple Is Wrong to Pull Historical Games Featuring the Confederate Flag

The Confederate flag is a garbage flag that represents garbage ideas. But in an effort to purge the world of those garbage ideas, some companies are too quick to pull out the banhammer. Here’s one recent example: Apple has begun banning some games that feature the Confederate flag–even if that game is about the Civil… » 6/25/15 2:40pm Thursday 2:40pm

Amazon Made Its Humans-For-Hire More Expensive, and Scientists are Angry

Amazon’s Mechanical Turk is a slightly bizarre service that outsources simple, repetitive tasks to strangers on the internet, often for laughably tiny sums of money. It’s popular among scientists as a means to carry out research; but recently, Amazon tweaked its pricing in a decidedly science-unfriendly manner. » 6/24/15 10:00pm 6/24/15 10:00pm

Brew Better Coffee With This $13 French Press

This very cheap french press will make better coffee than your cheap drip or lazy Keurig. Or maybe you already have a great pourover style automatic dripper or pourover setup or Aeropress and just want to add a French Press to your arsenal. Either way, this is in impulse buy range. You can use it to make tea too. [… » 6/24/15 6:15pm 6/24/15 6:15pm

Ward Off Your Hideous Nose and Ear Hair For $11

Panasonic’s face, ear and nose hair trimmer is one of the most popular items we’ve ever posted, and a no-brainer addition to everyone’s bathroom arsenal. It’s priced at $11 today, less than a dollar off its all-time low price. [Panasonic ER-GN30-K Nose, Ear n Facial Hair Trimmer Wet/Dry with Vortex Cleaning System,… » 6/23/15 8:26pm 6/23/15 8:26pm

The Military's Ranger Panties Are My New Favorite Clothes

People love Soffe Men’s Running Shorts, a.k.a. Ranger Panties. That is evidenced in their 1,250 Amazon reviews, the vast majority of which are five stars. People even like to include images of themselves wearing the comically tiny shorts, bragging about how close to exposed your penis is while flopping around on a jog. » 6/23/15 5:57pm 6/23/15 5:57pm

Selling Erotic Ebooks Is Illegal in Germany Before 10pm 

Thanks to an old-fashioned law that treats ebooks like movies, online booksellers in Germany are eligible for a $56,000 fine if they sell erotic ebooks before 10pm. That means any young fraus desperate to buy sensual Clippy stories may have to wait until after dark if booksellers come up with a plan to comply. » 6/22/15 2:16pm 6/22/15 2:16pm

"My Poor Toilet Bowl!!!!": Piping Hot Amazon Reviews of Laxative Tea

Everybody may poop, but there’s one, extra special corner of Amazon where everybody doesn’t just poop—they poop like goddamn clockwork. And they’re more than happy to share their shadooby-stained tales of nature’s call. A call they owe entirely to the laxative tea that they bought for their—uh, wives. Sure, yes. Their… » 6/22/15 12:46pm 6/22/15 12:46pm