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5 Children’s Books For Star Wars Lovers To Read To Kids

If ever you hoped to raise a child that speaks Wookiee and understands the force, you’ll want to start ‘em young. ┬áThese 5 books will help you to nab them with material that is a little more age appropriate and interactive. Darth Vader And Son Vader’s Little Princess How To Speak Wookiee Star Wars Mad [...]

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Unique iOS 7 Concept Video

I’ll go ahead and say what a lot of you have been thinking; iOS has gotten stale. No doubt, it’s still incredible in all it does. But it’s also remained largely unchanged for a while. Most updates these days are minor feature enhancements, not major upgrades. And that’s to be expected, really, considering how far [...]

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7 More Geeked Out Onesies You Need

Because you can never have enough onesies (something along the lines of babies create an exponential curve in relation to laundry?), we present you with part deux of geeked out baby onesies. You can see the original geeked out onesies, here. Source: etsy.com viaDarshana on Pinterest _ Source: etsy.com viaAmber on Pinterest _ Source: etsy.com [...]

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Under Armour Thinks Touchscreen Clothing Is The Next Big Thing

In the fitness world today, devices that collect performance data and give feedback to users are all the rage. Products like the Nike+ FuelBand, Fitbit, and Jawbone UP are becoming more and more popular as people look to measure and quantify their efforts during exercise. A concept video from athletic apparel maker Under Armour shows [...]

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This Gigantic Scrabble Board Rug Is The Ultimate Way To Detox From Words With Friends

When it comes to games on mobile phones, the popularity of the “hottest game” at any given time ebbs and flows. Angry Birds. Draw Something. Songpop. Ruzzle. For a couple years now, Words With Friends, the wordplay Scrabble knockoff, has remained consistently popular and visible in the hands of many a player on busses and [...]

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Three Cars At The Geneva Motor Show That Cost Over $1 Million

The 83rd Geneva Motor Show kicks off later this week in Geneva, Switzerland. With it, automakers from around the world will unleash their biggest, best and fastest vehicles for the coming year. Some are extremely limited production, while others will be available for the masses. It’s probably safe to say you won’t be seeing these [...]

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Kickstarter Project To Build A Star Wars X-Wing Fighter Has Raised Almost Half A Million Dollars

We already know the cost to build a real-life Death Star is $852 quadrillion dollars. But what about a single X-Wing Fighter? A paltry $11 million, according to this Kickstarter project. Clearly, it’s a joke (they even say so), just like the Death Star project that came before it. But hey, a Star Wars fan [...]

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How To Make A Camera Using Wooden Popsicle Sticks

A polaroid camera popsicle made of popsicle sticks? Sounds crazy, but fun! Instructions The popsicle stick camera project is not for novices, especially since Maxim doesn’t provide detailed instructions. According to the video, this is what you need to get started: Film Something to back Lens + holder Duct tape Thick paper Hot glue Lollipop [...]

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This R2-Tutu Is A “Parenting Win”

George Takei posted this photo on Tuesday of a “Parenting WIN.” What is said parenting win? An amazing R2-D2 knitted costume, lovingly referenced to as R2-Tutu. The tutu was knitted by the most fantastical of babysitters, who in her spare time, makes R2-D2 beanies for adults. The photo of the then 15-month old (Penny) went [...]

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Nothing Says Happy Valentine’s Day Like Bacon Roses

So, Happy Valentine’s Day from ZAGG to you and your bacon lovin’ posse. If you want to make these for your loved one (or let’s be real, for yourself), you can get step-by-step instructions at instructables.com. Source: instructables.com ___ Alison J. Herzog is an eater, shopper, traveler, and most of all, a proud mama to [...]