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Snap Circuits 3D Illumination Electronics Discovery Kit – get started with electronics with this snap on kit

Electronics are fascinating and really a lot of fun to work with. If you’re unfamiliar with them though, they can be a bit intimidating and seem a bit dangerous for children to be involved with. Snap Circuits 3D Illumination Discovery Kit lets you play with circuitry without any special tools.


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Fun & Games September 8, 2016 posted by

Fidget Cube – keep your hands busy, no pen required

Some people can sit still for hours. Most people, however, can’t. If whatever you’re supposed to be focusing on is boring, chances are, you’re going to fidget. And when you fidget, you get annoying to your neighbors. The Fidget Cube is a small toy that you can keep with you to help with your fidgeting.


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Fidget Cube – keep your hands busy, no pen required

Pokémon Snorlax Bean Bag Chair – chill out with the chillest Pokémon

Good things come to those who wait and if Snorlax happens to be your favorite Pokémon, then you probably like waiting. And crushing trainers who oppose you. You can turn your dreams of snuggling with the oversized Pocket Monster into a reality with the Pokémon Snorlax Bean Bag Chair.


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Powerup 3.0 – next level paper airplanes

When was the last time you made a paper airplane? Probably not that long ago considering that you, dear reader, are probably an adult. That being said, paper airplanes are fun and you should be able to play with an adult version of them. Check out the Powerup 3.0, the smartphone controlled paper airplane.


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Shine Dokkiri Bank – got money to burn? Shred it instead

Saving money is important and if you’re an adult, you probably save your money in a bank. That’s not as visually stimulating as saving in a piggy bank though. Freak your friends out with the Shine Dokkiri Bank, the piggy bank that “shreds” your money.


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Balloon Lamp – this balloon will never pop

Everybody loves balloons. Whether they’re filled with helium or just blown up with the air from your own lungs, balloons are fun for everyone. The downside is that they’re temporary. The Balloon Lamp will serve as a permeant reminder of one of life’s simplest joys.


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Nick Box – the retro lover’s subscription box

Are you a 90s kid for life? Still love Rugrats, Ren and Stimpy, Doug, and AHHH! Real Monsters? Well, then this is the subscription box for you. Forgot makeup, projects, and snacks, the Nick Box will serve you up retro goodness from Nickelodeon every three months.


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PokeVision – find out where the good Pokemon are going to be before leaving your house

Are you playing Pokemon Go? I hope you’re having lots of fun trying to catch ‘em all! If you don’t want to just wander aimlessly around your neighborhood though, check out PokeVision, the map that lets you know where the Pokemon are spawning.


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3D Foam Pen – draw with hand soap

There a ton of 3D Doodle pens out there but this one is a little different. It doesn’t use plastic filament and your creation will be more fluffy and less structural. The 3D Foam Pen is the pen that lets your write with hand soap.


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NES Classic Edition – get all your favorite Nintendo games, just like you remember them

If you of a certain age, your first game system was probably a Nintendo Entertainment System. That gray box was full of wonder. Though you’ve grown older and the graphics have gotten better, chances are that pixilated goodness still holds a special spot in your heart of hearts. If you want to relive your glory days of gaming check out the NES Classic Edition.


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Owlie Boo – free computer games for little fingers

If you have kid, you’ve probably noticed that no matter how small, they’re really into what you’re doing on the computer. They want to touch the keys, move the mouse and play too. Even if you’re writing reports, they still think it’s play. Owlie Boo is the website that lets little fingers play without harm.


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Cool Web Apps & Sites July 15, 2016 posted by

BlueStacks – play popular Android games from your desktop

Apps are one of the main ways that people interact with technology but they’re more of a phone based option which bites if you want to play a game but don’t want to drain your phone battery and/or data. If you want to use mobile apps without your mobile, check out BlueStacks, the software that lets you use Android apps on your desktop.


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BlueStacks – play popular Android games from your desktop

Color Changing LED Drumsticks – turn your music into a lightshow

Guitars get a lot of attention but do you know what else is cool? Drumming. What do you think is back there keeping the beat? So important to a good jam. Even if you don’t have a drum set (or if you do) you can still channel some cool with Color Changing LED Drumsticks, the drumsticks that glow when you connect.


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Twitchy Kitty Electronic Tail – one step closer to becoming a cat

Cats have it easy. They just sit there and sleep for most of the day. They don’t have to show up for work. They don’t have clean anything. They just exist in the perfect lazy life. You can’t become a cat but you put part of your inner feline on your outer self with the Twitchy Kitty Electronic Tail.


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