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Building Your Own Rain Barrel To Water Lawns, Help Gardens And Wash Cars

Ever since we spotted a rain barrel in action on our visit to Matt & Kristin’s house last fall, Sherry and I have been itching to harness the power …

Dogbone Wrench - handier than a socket set

I’ve used it three years. Keep it in my desk and use it much more frequently than my socket set. I always have the right size wrench handy in a …

Brighten your Night with Lumi-cord, the New Way to Neon

Calling all fans of EDM, Tron and tech-fashion fans. Lumi-cord is a new, battery-free EL wire alternative that you’d probably like to get your hands …

Wolfram Alpha Launches Problem Generator To Help Students Learn Math

If you’re studying math or science, you are probably pretty familiar with Wolfram Alpha as a tool for figuring out complicated equations. That makes it a pretty good tool for cheating, but not necessarily for learning. Today, the Wolfram Alpha team is launching a new service for learners, the …

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Ipad 101 (A Course for Beginners)​​​ | H2TechVideos​​​

Mega Review: The absolute best portable Bluetooth speakers you can buy

<i>Updated for 2015! The Best Bluetooth Speakers review has now moved here!</i><p><i>TL;DR: Overall winner (updated), Best Value, Best sound, Best Portable/Sound, Charger too, Apps/Updates, more</i><p>Spring is finally here and it is time to bring our music and speakerphones outside. There’s no better way to enjoy …

The Monkey Kit Brings A Flexible Twist To The Usually Boring iPad Stand

While an iPad user in need of a stand can choose from literally hundreds of options, the Monkey Kit offers something a little different. After being …

The JBL Charge Kicks The Jambox’s Teeth In [Review]

We’ve reviewed a lot of Bluetooth speakers here at Cult of Mac, and yet to this day, the easiest one to recommend is still the speaker that launched the category: the venerable Jawbone Jambox.<p>Well, Jambox, move over: there’s a new king in town. We’ll be hard pressed to recommend you anymore after …

Slim Leather iPad Sleeve Doubles As Sling Bag And Backpack

Another handy-dandy iPad case for your this lovely Monday morning, this time one which converts into a shoulder bag or even a "backpack." It’s called the Across, and it really does look pretty useful.<p>The Across is a leather folio-style case with two extra features: a set of metal eyelets set into …