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What Do You Get When You Put A Worm's Brain Into a Robot?

When I wrote the title for this article, my mind immediately went to an image of a bizarre, snake-like metal machine that would slither across the floor in a quite disturbing manner.  Of course reality is quite different from my Sci-Fi addled brain.

The Nanoleaf Smarter Kit Brings Bold Shapes To Your Smart Light

What was once a relatively niche product, smart lights are finally making their way into mainstream markets thanks to improved tech and lower price points. While all of them have their different selling points, they are all essentially the same thing; use your smartphone to control your lights. One of the most bold designs to come out is the Nanoleaf Smart Light.

New TravelCard Charger Thin Enough To Fit Right In Your Wallet

Ever wish there were a charger for your phone or other mobile devices that you could just slip into your wallet? Well, now there is. Sleek and streamlined, it's the TravelCard.

PhoneSoap Smartphone Sanitizer/Charger Keeps Touchscreens Clean And Batteries Charged

Do you have any idea how dirty your cell phone really is? Now there’s a device out called PhoneSoap for smartphone users that takes care of the scary stuff for you through germ-killing UV rays while charging your mobile device.

6 Really Helpful Makeup & Grooming Aids For Those With Low Vision

As you get older, some thingsget more difficult. Putting on beauty products and cosmetics is one of those.   Prescription lenses or reading glasses help with reading but what about other activities like grooming or applying makeup?  Here are six  tools I think you'll find very helpful....

PowerSlayer Wall Charger Offers Problem-Solving Power For Smartphones And Tablets

Ever wish you could charge your phone or tablet in half the time it normally takes? Now there’s a new mobile device charger from Velvetwire that claims to recharge your phone or tablet in half the time of standard chargers while offering a few other benefits you may be interested in.

The Mass Fidelity Bluetooth Speaker Uses Science To Blast Out Big Sound

There are many Bluetooth speakers on the market, some good, some bad, some great, but most of them are using the same tried-and-true technology to produce sound. That technology is basically to throw some speakers into the unit, point them in a couple directions, and call it a day. Mass Fidelity decided that wasn't cutting it, however, and now we have the Core.

The Wurf Board Is The Perfect Accessory For Your Standing Desk

Standing desks continue to grow in popularity in modern offices throughout the world. And what's not to like about them? Not only do they give you options and allow you to change up the workday by switching positions, but standing desks have also been shown to have health benefits. Even if you're getting your daily exercise in, sitting for too long can lead to Type 2 Diabetes, heart disease, and a plethora of other issues. The Wurf Board lets you get your standing time in, while alleviating foot and joint pain.

The Blueair Sense+ Might Be The Smartest Air Purifier On The Market

The bigger the city, the worse the air quality. We breath in lackluster air every day, so why should we do the same in our homes? While there isn't much we can do to improve the air quality outside, we can take control of it inside of home and office. Air Purification systems have been around for years, but many of them can be an eyesore and loud enough to be noticeable. Enter the Blueair Sense+, an air purification system that is trying to redefine how we look at cleaner air in our homes.

Kaoiro, An Emoji Stamper With A Retro Design

Kaoiro, the Japanese Kaomoji Stamper, allows users to stamp up to 2,000 different ASCII art facial expressions - emoji, in other words - on school assignments, work memos, divorce papers and more. Oxford Dictionaries has named "emoji" their Word of the Year for 2015 so don't get left behind the times!