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These monitors are already on sale for Cyber Monday — save up to $500

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 15:44:27 +0000

These monitors are already on sale for Cyber Monday — save up to $500

Here are the best Cyber Weekend deals on monitors as of Nov. 29 at 10:30 a.m. EST:


A lot of us are spending more time in front of a computer nowadays — and whether you're a gamer or a work-from-home professional, having a nice monitor to complement your setup is always a good call. They expand your field of view, are more ergonomic than staring down at a laptop screen, and ultimately increase the convenience factor by a lot.  Read more...

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You could use a new monitor — here are the best ones for Cyber Weekend

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:07:00 +0000

You could use a new monitor — here are the best ones for Cyber Weekend

Here are the best Cyber Weekend deals on monitors as of Nov. 29:


Whether you're a gamer or a work-from-home professional, having a computer monitor to complement your setup is always a plus. They expand your field of view, are more ergonomic than staring down at a laptop screen, and ultimately increase the convenience factor by a lot. 

This Cyber Weekend, a large number of computer monitors are on sale, from high-quality, curved gaming monitors to more basic, budget displays. If you're spending more time on the computer and less time outside as of late (which many of us are), we recommend you consider picking one up for the winter. Read more...

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Add life to your countertop with $65 off this Aerogarden system

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Add life to your countertop with $65 off this Aerogarden system

Save $65: The AeroGarden Harvest 360 is on sale on Amazon for $84.95 through Nov. 29.


It's nearly December and the days have certainly gotten shorter, but the lack of sunlight doesn't have to equate to a lack of greenery in your home. 

The AeroGarden Harvest 360 is $65 off through Nov. 29, and it's definitely worth grabbing. AeroGarden's systems are perfect for even those without a green thumb. The control panel does the thinking for you. It tells you when to add water, reminds you when to add plant food, and automatically turns lights on and off. 

There isn't even any messy soil to deal with. In fact, the full spectrum 20-watt LED high efficiency grow lights will grow your plants five times faster than those in soil. Yup, growing herbs and veggies straight from your countertop has never been this quick and easy. Get yours today for just under $85 to start enjoying fresh lettuce, tomatoes, and so much more.  Read more...

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Walmart's Cyber Monday sale starts at midnight, but these deals are already live

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 14:48:19 +0000

Walmart's Cyber Monday sale starts at midnight, but these deals are already live

Here are the best Cyber Monday deals to shop at Walmart as of Nov. 29:


Having treated the entire month of November as one long Black Friday savings event, Walmart's inventory is a bit pared-down ahead of its Cyber Monday sale (which officially begins Nov. 30 at midnight EST). But that doesn't mean there aren't still some stellar deals to be had — you just have to look a little harder. Read more...

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Bias, comeback, and aegyo: What all those K-pop words actually mean

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 14:30:00 +0000

Bias, comeback, and aegyo: What all those K-pop words actually mean

K-pop has taken the Western world by storm, with groups such as BTS, Blackpink, Stray Kids, and Twice captivating fans with their addictive songs and magnetic personalities. If your pop culture consumption has primarily been in English up until now, the Korean tidal wave can seem intimidating and confusing. 

This isn't helped by the very K-pop specific language many fans use — and I don’t mean Korean. Phrases such as "clearing the searches," "ending fairy," and "finger heart" are widely understood amongst K-pop fans, but may just feel like a third layer of incomprehensibility to newcomers.

Fortunately, the K-pop community is always happy to help anyone who asks. Whether you’re getting into K-pop, want to get into K-pop, or just want to hold a conversation with someone who’s already into K-pop, here’s a glossary of terms that will help you navigate the scene. Read more...

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Restock alert: AirPods Pro are back on sale at Walmart for only $169

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 14:05:23 +0000

Restock alert: AirPods Pro are back on sale at Walmart for only $169

SAVE $80: Apple's AirPods Pro are back in stock at Walmart at their all-time-low price of $169 ahead of Cyber Monday.

UPDATE: Nov. 29, 2020, 9:04 a.m. EST These babies are going in and out of stock, so click the link, you might get lucky!


They're baaack.

Having been sold out since Thanksgiving, Apple's AirPods Pro have returned to Walmart at their best-ever pricing just in time for Cyber Monday: Normally $249, you can snag a pair for just $169 if you act fast. (At $80 off, they won't linger for long.)

SEE ALSO: Cyber Monday deals under $50: 20 picks that won't drain your savings

Released last October, these wireless earbuds have been one of the bestselling items of Cyber Weekend for two years running. (For those of you keeping up at home, they dipped down to $234.98 last Black Friday.) That's for good reason: Their noise-cancellation capabilities and sound quality are both surprisingly good given how small they are, and they're really comfortable even in small ears. (To read Mashable's official review of the AirPods Pro, click here.) Read more...

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The 15 best shows on Hulu to delight and entertain you

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 23:00:00 +0000

The 15 best shows on Hulu to delight and entertain you

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The 10 highest-grossing films on Netflix

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 21:00:00 +0000

The 10 highest-grossing films on Netflix

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Picking up a hobby for the new year? These Cyber Monday deals will get you started.

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

Picking up a hobby for the new year? These Cyber Monday deals will get you started.

2020 has been a year filled with... well, mostly dread, to be honest. But while this year has absolutely sucked, quarantine has provided an opportunity for some people to pick up new hobbies they never had time for before. 

If you'd like to get into a new hobby but haven't selected one yet, we've hand-picked a bunch of sweet deals for those who want to start off the (hopefully better) new year by pursuing new goals. 

From instruments to painting supplies and more, here are the best deals for those who need a new hobby as we head toward Cyber Monday.

1. Become a responsible plant parent

Having an entire plant nursery in your home isn't just nice for the aesthetic — it's also nice to have something to take care of. Stock up during The Sill's Cyber Week sale and save up to 50% on some truly gorgeous greenery. Read more...

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Amazon just dropped even more deals for Cyber Monday

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 12:46:10 +0000

Amazon just dropped even more deals for Cyber Monday

Amazon's Cyber Monday sale runs through Nov. 30 — here are the best deals so far:


Black Friday is officially over, but the holiday savings aren't — not by a long shot. Now through Nov. 30, Amazon is offering even more deals (and extending a few great ones from last week) in honor of Cyber Monday.

Here are our favorite deals that are available to shop as of Nov. 29 at 8 a.m. EST. (More are coming, so watch this space!) If you want to learn more about Amazon's Cyber Monday plans, you can find its ad here. Read more...

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10 of the best fitness trackers for monitoring heart rate

Sat, 27 Oct 2018 09:00:00 +0000

10 of the best fitness trackers for monitoring heart rate

BEST FITNESS TRACKER DEALS:


Wellness is a buzzy word lately. Over the past few years, we’ve seen a surge in all things health, wellness, and spirituality. Juice bars are popping up, boutique studios are becoming more accessible, and essential oils are chilling us out. Self-care is becoming more of the norm too, but amidst all this hype, it can be challenging to find the right routine that promotes good exercise, sleep, vitals, and mindset. 

Fortunately, there is a potential solution to the wellness madness. If you’re determined to make your #healthgoals happen, fitness trackers with heart rate monitors can be a major help. These wearable devices are game changes for keeping tabs on physical and mental wellbeing. While some feature basic tracking, others come with advanced features like mileage reports and smartphone compatibility.  Read more...

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BEST OVERALL

Apple Watch Series 4

Take heart monitoring to the next level with the Apple Watch Series 4's amazing EKG feature and FDA-cleared precision.

  • Warranty: 90 days with Apple Care+
  • Smartphone compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 22 hours
  • Weight: 1.06 oz
  • What you'll get: A case, band, 1m magnetic charging cable, and 5W USB Power Adapter
$236.98 from Amazon

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BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK

Polar A370 Fitness Tracker

Smartphone compatibility and a variety of wellness features makes Polar’s A370 Fitness Tracker our top choice for health management.

  • Warranty: 2 years
  • Smartphone Compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 4 days
  • Weight: 13.8 ounces
  • What you’ll get: A Polar A370 Fitness Tracker, a band, a charging cable, and a manual
$114.99 from Amazon

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EASIEST TO USE

Fitbit Charge 3 Fitness Activity Tracker

The new Charge 3 provides no-fuss wellness features to take your daily sleep, workouts, and vitals to the next level.

  • Warranty: 45-day guarantee and 1 year warranty
  • Smartphone compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 7 days
  • Weight: 4.8 ounces
  • What you’ll get: A Fitbit Charge 3, classic wristbands (both small & large), and a charging cable
$119.03 from Amazon

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BEST FOR ATHLETES

Garmin Forerunner 735XT Smartwatch

With sport-specific settings, advanced training feedback, and a connected app, Garmin’s Forerunner 735XT Smartwatch is the perfect fitness companion for athletes.

  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Smartphone compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 1 day
  • Weight: 1.4 ounces
  • What you’ll get: A Garmin Forerunner 735XT Smartwatch, a charging/data clip, and a manual
$349.99 from Best Buy

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BEST FOR TECH ENTHUSIASTS

Nokia Steel HR Hybrid Smartwatch

Add some tech to your exercise regimen with the Nokia’s Steel HR Hybrid with Alexa integration and three different heart monitor modes.

  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Smartphone compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 25 days
  • Weight: 8.2 ounces
  • What you’ll get: A Nokia Steel HR Hybrid Smartwatch and a CR2 battery
$199.95 from Amazon

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BEST FOR WATER SPORTS

Garmin vívoactive 3

  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Smartphone compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 10 days
  • Weight: 1.44 ounces
  • What you'll get: A vívoactive 3 Fitness Tracker, a charging/data cable, and manuals
$319.99 from Amazon

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BEST FOR STYLE

Motiv Ring

  • Warranty: 45-day guarantee and 1-year warranty
  • Smartphone compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 3 days
  • Weight: 1.6 ounces
  • What you'll get: A Motiv Ring, sizing set, and two slim charging docks
$199.99 from Amazon

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BUDGET PICK

Microtella Fitness Tracker

Microtella’s Fitness Tracker is affordable, monitors your heart rate, and comes with 14 different fitness settings for personalized workout stats.

  • Warranty: None
  • Smartphone Compatibility: Yes
  • Battery life: 7 days
  • Weight: 4 ounces
  • What you’ll get: A Microtella Fitness Tracker, a band, and a USB charger
$39.99 from Amazon

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BEST OF BOTH WORLDS

Samsung Galaxy Fit

The perfect midpoint between the Fitbit and Apple Watch, the Samsung Galaxy Fit is great for tracking your high-intensity activities and for managing your daily life.

  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Smartphone Compatibility: Yes
  • Battery Life: 7 days
  • Weight: 3.2 ounces
  • What you'll get: Samsung Galaxy Fit, charging cable, manuals
$79 from Amazon

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BEST ON-SCREEN WORKOUTS

Fitbit Versa

The Fitbit Versa is best for those who need some extra guidance in the gym, and thanks to its comprehensive array of on-screen workouts, you'll get exactly that.

  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Smartphone Compatibility: Yes
  • Battery Life: 4 days
  • Weight: 5.12 ounces
  • What you'll get: Fitbit Versa, charging cable, manuals
$199.95 from Amazon

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BEST BATTERY LIFE

Wahoo TICKR

Won't take up precious real estate on your wrists and will provide personalized heart rate training, as well as an unbeatable 12-month battery life.

  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Smartphone Compatibility: Yes
  • Battery Life: 1 year
  • Weight: 2.4 ounces
  • What you'll get: Wahoo TICKR, battery, manuals
$45.94 from Amazon

Save 30% on an Arlo video doorbell with a customizable chime

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

Save 30% on an Arlo video doorbell with a customizable chime

TL;DR: Customize your doorbell with the Arlo Audio Doorbell and Chime Bundle, on sale for $89.99, a 30% savings as of Nov. 29.


If you're looking to invest in a smart doorbell, this Arlo Audio Doorbell and Chime Bundle is a great option. This home security power duo notifies you when someone is at your door — even when you're not even home. Ahead of Cyber Monday, it's on sale for 30% off.

This particular package includes both the smart doorbell and a chime. The doorbell is easy to install and calls your smartphone or tablet when someone rings it. You can then talk with your visitors via your device, or visitors can leave a message. Read more...

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WFH more efficiently in 2021 with a standing desk converter on sale

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

WFH more efficiently in 2021 with a standing desk converter on sale

TL;DR: Switch up your WFH routine with a Mount-It! Height Adjustable Sit-Stand Desk Converter for $146.39, a $53 savings as of Nov. 29. 


Many of us have spent too many hours to count this year sitting hunched over our laptops on the couch or on uncomfortable desk chairs. And as a result, we’re suffering from stiff necks and all sorts of other aches and pains.

You can raise and lower the Mount-It! Height Adjustable Sit-Stand Desk Converter to any height between six and 19 inches. All you need is a flat surface, like a kitchen counter, table, or desk, and you can set up the workspace your body has been craving. Read more...

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Now's a great time to invest in a bidet

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

Now's a great time to invest in a bidet

It's a great time to invest in a bidet — especially if you're spending more time at home lately. Or, you  know, if you'd prefer not to compete for toilet paper at the grocery store.

These 13 bidets are an extra 20% off their already-discounted prices ahead of Cyber Monday. From fancy standalone bidets to affordable add-ons that hook right to your toilet seat, you won't regret making the shift. Just be sure to enter code CMSAVE20 at checkout to get the extra discount.

Alpha IX Hybrid Bidet Seat with Remote

You shouldn't have to bend over backward to get your business done. That's why the Alpha IX bidet seat features four wash modes and a remote control, so you never have to look behind you to make the bidet spray. For a limited time, you can take it home for just $219.20 with code CMSAVE20 — that's down from $499. Read more...

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This Cyber Monday deal is not like the others: Earphones that double as a Bluetooth speaker

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

This Cyber Monday deal is not like the others: Earphones that double as a Bluetooth speaker

TL;DR: Get Bluetooth headphones and a speaker in one with the Human Headphones: Hybrid True Wireless Over-Ear Headphones, on sale for $215.20 with the code CMSAVE20 as of Nov. 29. 


If you thought you saw all the sales there were to see on Black Friday, you clearly forgot about Cyber Monday. Before Black Friday went almost completely online this year, Cyber Monday was the original online shopping bonanza. Show some respect. 

If you're sick of deals on AirPods and flat screens, these Human Headphones are the breath of fresh air you're craving. These over-the-ear headphones fit perfectly over your ears, blocking out noise, and doing all the things you want Bluetooth headphones to do — except they don't have that annoying headphone band that's constantly giving you headaches. Cool, right? They essentially fit like wireless earbuds but pack 30mm drivers and beamforming microphones in each cup for premium sonics. Read more...

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14 Cyber Monday deals on wireless headphones: Beats, Sony, and more

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

14 Cyber Monday deals on wireless headphones: Beats, Sony, and more

Wireless headphones are simply the way to go in 2020. Whether you're working out or working from home, nothing beats going cord-free. Plus, most iPhones don't even have headphone jacks to begin with!

We've compiled 14 early Cyber Monday deals on great wireless headphones from top brands. (Prices are active as of Nov. 29.) With the code CMSAVE20, you'll get an additional 20% off, even if the item is already on sale.

TRNDlabs Ventura Wireless Headphones

Style meets functionality with the TRNDlabs Ventura Wireless Headphones. They have a fashion-forward, all-black leather design and deliver solid sound quality. They also have a Bluetooth range of over 32 feet. For a limited time, music lovers can order them now for a low $27.99 (regularly $99) with the coupon code CMSAVE20. Read more...

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Cyber Monday deals under $50: 20 picks that won't drain your savings

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

Cyber Monday deals under $50: 20 picks that won't drain your savings

Hopefully you didn't blow all your cash on Black Friday sales, because Cyber Monday deals are (un)officially underway. You won't have to throw your budget out the window to grab some great gifts or upgrades for yourself this holiday season. 

We've rounded up 20 of the best Cyber Monday deals under $50. Grab everything from smart devices to kitchen appliances, and round out the 2020 shopping holidays with a bang.

1. This 4th gen Echo Dot to get your smart home started — $28.99

It's a speaker and a virtual assistant in one. Listen to music, ask Alexa for assistance, and manage all your smart home devices with the sound of your voice.  Read more...

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23 Cyber Monday deals on home workout equipment

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 10:00:00 +0000

23 Cyber Monday deals on home workout equipment

The best type of gift is one that makes life a little easier — and that includes simplifying the art of the home workout.

We've compiled 23 great deals on home fitness equipment ahead of Cyber Monday. With a few of these in your home gym, you might actually look forward to working out during the cold winter months. (OK, maybe that's an exaggeration.)

As of Nov. 29, you can take an extra 20% off select items with the code CMSAVE20.

Cardio Equipment

MoonRun: Portable Cardio Trainer with Virtual Running Apps

Pretend you're the star of your own video game with this portable cardio trainer. Take 20% off with the coupon code CMSAVE20, making it just $199.20. Read more...

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Extend your NordVPN subscription for free with this limited-time offer

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 05:05:00 +0000

Extend your NordVPN subscription for free with this limited-time offer

SAVE 68%: A two-year subcription to NordVPN is on sale for £2.86 per month as of Nov. 29, and includes an extra three months for free.


We know you're probably fed up of hearing about VPN deals, but we're not sorry. There have been loads of impressive deals dropped by the leading providers over the Black Friday shopping season, and you should know about them.

NordVPN is offering one of the best of these Black Friday deals, but it's only available for a limited time. A two-year subcription to NordVPN is on sale for £2.86 per month as of Nov. 29, and includes an extra three months for free. This might change as we move into Cyber Monday, so we recommend securing this deal when you can. Read more...

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Learn the basics of electrical engineering with this online class bundle

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 05:00:00 +0000

Learn the basics of electrical engineering with this online class bundle

TL;DR: The Electrical and Circuits Engineering Certification Bundle is on sale for £13.50 as of Nov. 29, using the code BFSAVE70 at the checkout.


If you're looking to explore a career in electrical engineering, or just want to fix your own broken fuses, this Electrical and Circuits Engineering Certification Bundle will lead you in the right direction. 

With 34 hours of content on electric circuits, machines, power generation, and electronics, you'll learn the ins and outs of voltage, currents, induction machines, rectifiers, and so much more. Through 13 courses and over 360 lessons, you'll go from being an absolute beginner to well on your way to understanding the basics. Read more...

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PureVPN's impressive Black Friday deal is still live

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 04:55:00 +0000

PureVPN's impressive Black Friday deal is still live

SAVE 88%: A five-year subscription to PureVPN is on sale for £0.99 per month as of Nov, 29, saving you 88% on list price.


Black Friday is always a great time for deals on VPNs, and this year has really delivered. We've benefitted from deals on all the leading providers, including the likes of ExpressVPN, NordVPN, and PureVPN.

If you're worried that you've missed out on the best Black Friday deals, we have some good news for you: PureVPN's impressive offer is still available. A five-year subscription to PureVPN is on sale for £0.99 per month as of Nov, 29, saving you 88% on list price.

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These are the best laptop deals for Black Friday

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 10:08:00 +0000

These are the best laptop deals for Black Friday

BEST LAPTOP DEALS FOR BLACK FRIDAY 2020:

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11 ways to virtually visit Santa this holiday season

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 22:00:00 +0000

11 ways to virtually visit Santa this holiday season

Santa Claus isn't canceling Christmas this year, but he definitely wants you to stay safe at ho-ho-home.

As 2020 comes to a close, holiday celebrations will undoubtedly look a little different than they have in years pastCoronavirus cases are still rising in the United States, which means it's crucial to wear masks, wash your hands, and practice proper social distancing this holiday season.

These are relatively simple protocols to follow, and luckily they won't prevent you from partaking in many beloved holiday activities, such as making hot chocolate and cuddling by the fire, watching bad Hallmark movies while decorating your tree, or taking a peaceful stroll in the snow. Unfortunately, the pandemic will make it harder for families to visit Santa Claus in person. Read more...

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How to participate in USPS's Operation Santa this year

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 18:43:58 +0000

How to participate in USPS's Operation Santa this year

This holiday season may look different than any other before, but one thing remains certain: Christmas is coming. And just because the pandemic is still raging throughout the U.S. doesn't mean that children don't want Santa to deliver toys. Thankfully, Santa is immune to the coronavirus, and USPS is helping him out with another round of Operation Santa to boot. 

For over a century, Operation Santa has helped children and their families receive gifts and necessities they might not otherwise receive, according to the New York Times. But the postal service is handling it differently this year. In previous years, volunteers would go to their post office and read local letters to Santa. They'd then pick one or more letters and buy respective gifts for the children who wrote them, buy and wrap the gifts, then ship them.  Read more...

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If you've never seen an elephant baby ultrasound before, here's your chance

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 17:27:29 +0000

If you've never seen an elephant baby ultrasound before, here's your chance

Asha, a 25-year-old Asian elephant residing at the Oklahoma City Zoo, is expecting a baby in February 2022. The zoo released a video of the calf's ultrasound, even pointing out the growing baby's head, trunk, and legs. If you're wondering why we have to wait over a year to meet Asha's calf, it's because Asian elephants have a gestation period of 645 days...or around 22 months. 

While the calf is taking its sweet time to enter the world, the zoo stated in the video that both mother and baby are "as healthy as can be," and that they'll be posting future updates. Plus, it isn't every day you get to see an elephant ultrasound. Congrats to the happy mother (and zookeepers)! Read more...

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AOC raised $200,000 for charity on her 'Among Us' Twitch stream Friday

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 16:31:15 +0000

AOC raised $200,000 for charity on her 'Among Us' Twitch stream Friday

New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is now a pro (or close to it) at Twitch and the popular game Among Us, having streamed to over 400,000 people back in October with fellow Rep. Ilhan Omar. She's one of the few politicians who's managed to use platforms like Twitch to reach voters in an effective way — and she employed the tactic again Friday night, albeit for a different cause.

Ocasio-Cortez played Among Us on Friday, this time to raise money for food pantries, eviction defense legal aid, and community support organizations: 

Today I’m using the stream to fundraise for local food pantries, eviction defense legal aid, & community support organizations.

So many people are having a hard time in this crisis. If you’re able, you can help direct aid here efforts here:https://t.co/Dn7xy2LXCT

— Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) November 28, 2020 Read more...

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From Ninja to Vitamix, here are the best Black Friday deals on blenders and food processors

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 10:01:00 +0000

From Ninja to Vitamix, here are the best Black Friday deals on blenders and food processors

Here are the best Black Friday blender and food processor deals as of Nov. 28: 

Have you blown up a blender or two? No judgment here. If you're an avid smoothie lover or soup savant, you know that a high-quality blender is essential for silky smooth blending. If your old cheap blender isn't cutting it anymore (or isn't cutting through your frozen fruit anymore) it's probably time for an upgrade. Luckily, this Black Friday and Cyber Monday (and Cyber Weekend), there are tons of deals on blenders, with options from single-serve models to hefty, professional blenders. Read more...

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Save $250 on Samsung's smart robot vacuum

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 16:03:14 +0000

Save $250 on Samsung's smart robot vacuum

Save $250: The Samsung R7065 robot vacuum is on sale on Amazon for $349, a 42% discount as of Nov. 28. 


Did you know that Samsung does a whole lot more than bring the world great TVs and fights with Apple fans over whose phone is better? Well, they do and a ton of their other products are on sale this weekend. One of them is their powerful robot vacuum. 

In addition to its CycloneForce motor, the Samsung R7065 robot vacuum features visionary mapping and multi-room navigation for not only strong cleaning but easy cleaning as well. It even has rubber blades on its edge to ensure that every corner is reached and taken care of.  Read more...

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Surprisingly, Apple's site has the best (only) Apple TV deal for Cyber Week

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 15:50:52 +0000

Surprisingly, Apple's site has the best (only) Apple TV deal for Cyber Week

Get a free $50 gift card: Buying an Apple TV 32GB ($179) or 64GB ($199) from Apple's official site gets you a $50 Apple gift card — an indirect savings of around 25%.


When it comes to Apple TV, Apple is weirdly being less stingy than Best Buy, Amazon, and Walmart.

Every human might experience a sale on the Apple website once in their life. Once. While Apple products, for the most part, remain at full price there, those big box stores are typically the go-to places to find Apple deals. This applies to most Black Friday and Cyber Weekend Apple deals, except for one.

So far, the only place to find any sort of deal on Apple TV is on Apple's own website. The deal comes in the form of a free $50 gift card with any Apple TV purchase.  Read more...

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Photos of workers and activists protesting Amazon on Black Friday

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 15:46:25 +0000

Photos of workers and activists protesting Amazon on Black Friday

On Black Friday — the biggest shopping day of the year in the U.S. and the kickoff of holiday season shopping as a whole — Amazon workers in 15 countries protested the corporation in an action called #MakeAmazonPay. UNI, a global trade union based in Switzerland, announced the #MakeAmazonPay action with a statement about workers, global climate and progressive organizations coming together to make it happen. 

UNI pointed out several of Amazon's ills in the first sentence of their statement: anti-union practices, climate impact, not caring about worker safety, and avoiding taxes. In their list of demands, Amazon workers call for improved working conditions, a commitment to respecting workers' universal rights, more sustainability, and that the company gives back to society. Organizations such as Greenpeace and UNI itself signed the list of demands, and anyone in the public can do so as well on #MakeAmazonPay's websiteRead more...

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