Life can take its toll, that much is certain, but the same technology contributing to the stress of modern day living—namely the web and the smartphone—can also provide some sweet relief when required. In honor of the upcoming weekend we present a few of our favorite apps and sites for chilling out.
This cool GIF is 1,280 x 480 pixels, so expand it and imagine yourself there, listening to the water and feeling the mist on your face. It's a good day to do nothing but wander around the forest. Got a favorite relaxing GIF or video that makes you dream about taking a vacation? Post it below.
Ahhh... the sweet embrace of sleep. What better way to nod into dreamyland than with a battery powered thing stuck to your face? These eyeshades play ocean waves, rain forest sounds, and even raindrops into your tired ears. Powered by three AA batteries, they costs about $20 and look so charming even your dog won't…