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Steve Jobs Action Figure Is The Apple Of Your Eye

Steve Jobs, Apple's head honcho and one of tech's most revered and admired figures, is now available as an action figure complete with DIY speech bubble cards.

A Very Potter Christmas – The Hogwarts LEGO Game

From building block masters LEGO comes a Harry Potter board game that must be built to be believed. 

Let It Snow...Or Not: With The Year Round Sled It Doesn't Matter

Maybe you have been promising your kids a day of sledding fun as soon as it snows, but the white stuff just hasn’t cooperated yet.  Maybe you live somewhere that just doesn’t get any snow, but your kids have always wished that they could go sledding.  The Year Round Sled is perfect for such circumstances.

New Social Media Seasonal Holiday Created By Groupon

As one of the first and most popular social buying sites, Groupon differentiates itself once again from its competitors by establishing its own holiday. The fact that it begins on the Monday prior to Thanksgiving and continues through Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa might smack a bit like overt commercialism, but with deals up to 90 percent off, I think a lot of seasonal shoppers are going to be celebrating "Grouponicus" this holiday season.

In Your Own Voice Storyteller Allows You To Read To Your Child From Anywhere

In the last couple of years a few story reading devices have come onto the market.  These gadgets will read the words to your child as he/she follows along in the book.  Unfortunately, nothing quite beats the comfort of having a story read by a loved one.  The In Your Own Voice Storyteller combines the reading gadget technology with the sound of your own voice.

USB Fishquarium Makes Office Life Feel A Little Less Like Drowning

From the crazy brains at ThinkGeek comes the USB Fishquarium - a way to make your tiny office cubicle suck just a little less.

Orbeez Magic Maker Lets Kids Grow Their Own Fun

New for 2010 is a line of kids toys that use super-absorbent polymers to grow "Orbeez" - tiny spheres the size of a small sprinkle - to over 300 times their size.

4 in 1 Trunki Travel ToyBox Combines Fun And Function

Unintended clutter is the reason that parents are so often seen seeking out new storage solutions.  Now from Trunki, the makers of the travel kids’ suitcase, comes a riding toy box that can be used in numerous fun and handy ways.  The 4 in 1 Trunki Travel ToyBox is a toy storage compartment first and foremost, but it is a lot more entertaining than that. 

2010's Best Solar Powered Gifts For The Gadget Crazy

Every year innovative people come up with new solar powered gadgets that solar powered gadget fan dying to try. If you have a solar powered gadget geek/fan on your gift-giving list take a look at the list of solar powered gadgets below. You will find you may want a gadget or two of these yourself.

2010's Hottest Toys For The Toddler Set

It is fascinating to watch a toddler with a new toy.  With the holidays right around the corner you may be wondering what toys to look at for the toddler in your life.  Here is a countdown of some great new toys and a few twists on old favorites.