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Wrapping up the work week on a beautiful summer day sometimes feels like a slog, and for good reason. The days are hotter, you aren’t getting much done, and your weekend plans are getting closer by the minute. It might sound inefficient, but the increasingly popular early dismissal “Summer Fridays” work perk benefits…Read more...

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OxyLED is best known for its battery-powered light strips, but this discounted kit plugs into an AC outlet, and is designed specifically for under-cabinet installation.Read more...

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To prove a point, WiFi hotspot provider Purple snuck some nasty “community service” clauses into their signup agreement, and 22,000 users accidentally agreed to perform tasks like cleaning up animal poop and scrubbing down portable toilets in exchange for free WiFi.Read more...

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Nothing is dreamier than a frozen banana in a smoothie and, for bakers about to embark on a banana bread or muffin, nothing is easier than having frozen bananas on hand. But the internet is full of bad advice about how exactly to freeze these lovely fruits. Read more...

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When you’re a parent, naptime is the second most-looked-forward-to moment of the day. It’s the hour (or two, or three, if you’re lucky) that you get to eat lunch, check email, do a chore or two, and maybe even rest yourself. That’s what makes the phrase “dropped nap” so horrifying: It means that a day that began at 7…Read more...

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Some of us just aren’t great at remembering faces, which can result in an awkward moment when we think we’re meeting someone for the first time and they say we’ve met before. Or even worse, we think we’ve met someone before and greet them that way, only to find out they have no idea who we are. Here’s a one sentence…Read more...

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Growing your own herbs and vegetables can be a cathartic experience, but it doesn’t have to be a difficult or expensive one. Amazon will ship you an easy-to-assemble garden bed kit for just $27 today. You’ll still have to supply the soil and seeds, but once you buy this, you might finally have the motivation to start…Read more...

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You spend 1/3 of your life in contact with a pillow, so it had better be a good one. This bed pillow is stuffed with chunks of shredded memory foam, and it can be yours under $50 during this Amazon Gold Box sale. The queen-sized will run you $44, and the king-sized is priced at $48. Don’t sleep on this deal.Read more...

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A $360 4K smart TV, memory foam pillows, and a Braun grooming kit lead off Monday’s best deals from around the web.Read more...

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This is almost certainly a mistake of some kind, but Amazon’s currently selling 12-month digital Xbox Live Gold subscriptions for just $25. Get them while you can!Read more...

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For years I was convinced I hated scotch. Then one day someone talked me into doing a massive side-by-side tasting of some single-malts and I realized that I don’t hate scotch, I’m just not a fan of scotch from one specific region of Scotland (and consequently blends that use a heavy amount of scotch from that region).Read more...

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MiiR, maker of our favorite camp cups, made a damn good growler a while back. Now they’ve perfected it.Read more...

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Nerd Chef’s pizza surfaces boast 20x faster heat transfer than their ceramic counterparts, which may explain why my first attempt with the product yielded a slightly overdone pizza in under two minutes.Read more...

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With only 13 titles on sale, this Sunday’s Kindle ebook sale is far from the biggest Amazon’s ever run, but it does includes some bona fide hits, including A Game of Thrones (timely!) and The Martian.Read more...

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No matter how you slice it, keeping some extra battery power on your person can do wonders to affect how you move through the world. If you’d like to take some concentrated electricity around for emergencies, you’ve got two options:Read more...

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Fact: I take a lot more Lyfts than I do planes places. However, now I earn miles for doing both. In May, Delta quietly announced a new partnership with Lyft, where riders can earn a mile for every dollar they spend with the car-sharing service.Read more...

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$30 true wireless earbuds, a discounted FoodSaver, and an impressive Kindle ebook sale lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web. Read more...

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Now more than ever it’s important to be able to tell when you’re reading #FakeNews. However, determining whether something is fake or real isn’t always easy. Think you know your stuff? Give Factitious a try.Read more...

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This week Amazon had its biggest shopping day ever, with the Dot, the pint-sized version of the company’s Echo, being the best seller of the day. While the device is most commonly used in homes (I have mine sitting in my living room so it can hear me around the apartment) a Business Insider reporter wrote about…Read more...

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Next time you book a vacation for yourself, you should book one for your pooch as well.Read more...

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Around this time last year, my mom passed away. I was in charge of planning her funeral and burial arrangements, dealing with her stuff, and pretty much all the other horrible things that you have to do when someone dies. Oh, and I live in San Francisco and my mom was in North Carolina. Literally hundreds of people…Read more...

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In case you missed it during the Prime Day chaos, ExOfficio’s insanely popular sweat-wicking men’s underwear is still on sale for $12-$15, in multiple sizes and colors. It’s extremely rare for Amazon to have this many options in stock, let alone at a discount, so don’t miss your chance to stock up.Read more...

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Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never miss a deal.Read more...

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Not only is the new WeMo Mini Smart Plug smaller than the top-selling original so as to only cover one outlet, it’s also cheaper. You’ll almost always see it available for $35, but today on Amazon, it’s knocked down to $30.Read more...

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