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One Realistic Trade Every MLB Contender Should Make

Earlier this week, fellow B/R MLB writer Zachary Rymer wrote an article entitled MLB Metrics 101: The Biggest Trade Needs for Each Contender in which he took a statistical approach to breaking down each relevant club's biggest area of weakness.<p>Go ahead and give that article a read if you haven't …

LG's new portable speaker floats in mid air, works in water

A few days ago, LG announced that it will show off quite a few new smartphones at CES, which kicks off on January 5. Now, the company has also announced that it will unveil an interesting floating Bluetooth speaker called PJ9 during the trade show in Las Vegas.<p>The futuristic looking speaker offer …

Gear & Gadgets

Monument Valley is Amazon's free app of the day

Monument Valley is a pillar of brilliance. The game, while admittedly on the short side, is one of the most refreshing and creative apps ever released on a mobile platform. Conjuring a hybrid of Esher and a random Gotye music video, the adventure sees the player assisting a mysterious girl as she …

Apps

Nation's First Cat Cafe Opens in Oakland

Dozens of Oakland residents queued up Saturday to get their paws on cats and drip coffee. The founders of Cat Town Cafe, a hybrid drinkery and “cat …

The OM/ONE is the most unique bluetooth speaker $179 can buy

Bluetooth speakers come in all shapes and sizes, but we can guarantee the OM/ONE will turn the most heads. Om Audio has created the very first levitating bluetooth speaker. That’s right… the freaky accessory literally floats while playing your favorite tunes.<p><b>You might like: Best bluetooth speakers</b> …

Audiophile

Salmon cannon fires 40 fish a minute

It sounds like something out of Monty Python, but the salmon cannon is actually an ingenious solution to problems with fish migration.<p>Salmon live interesting lives: they are born in fresh water, then migrate to the ocean, where they grow to maturity, returning back to fresh water to breed, …