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SiriusXM buys connected car accessory maker Automatic for over $100 million

SiriusXM has acquired smart car accessory maker Automatic for over $100 million, <i>TechCrunch</i> reports. Automatic makes a Bluetooth device that lets you track and read driving data from your iPhone.<p>TechCrunch has learned that the deal was worth over $100 million, and SiriusXM and Automatic both note in …

Deal: Save 48% on the Zendure A8 26,800mAh QC3.0 Portable Battery Bank - Technabob

Never ever run out of juice again with this heavy duty power pack from Zendure. It packs a whopping 26,800 mAh of power, enough to charge most phones …

How Steve Jobs’ swimming failure became unlikely inspiration

Two people couldn’t have been further apart as they sat close to each other on carpool rides to swim meets. Steve King was a jock. The other kid was a geek.<p>But the geek did something one day that King would never forget. King watched as his teammate made a horrific turn at the wall in the …

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Fenix LD02 LED EDC Flashlight

I attack the darkness!<p>Fenix LD02 LED EDC Flashlight<p>100 lumens max output<p>Utilizes a Cree XP-E2 LED with a lifespan of 50,000 hours<p>Three Modes of …

CRKT Fulcrum 2

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>Oregon-based CRKT Knives recruited knife designer Russ Kommer to create the sleek, carbon-handled Fulcrum 2. Its 3-inch blade …

This charging hub is like having a tiny R2-D2 for your mobile devices [Deals]

It’s white, cylindrical, has a spinning head and is full of electrical connectors. It’s not Luke Skywalker’s trusty robotic assistant, but the Twist Plus+ World Charging Station could be yours with its ability to charge five devices simultaneously and through outlets anywhere in the world. It’s a …

Solartab, the premium solar charger/battery for iPad and iPhone that actually works

If you’ve ever tried to charge your iPhones/iPads/etc. directly from a small solar panel you probably know it is pretty difficult. Even with direct sunlight, you aren’t likely to be able to charge the device reliably. Most USB-charged devices require a minimum of 5W (5Vx1A) of continuous power to …

Slick aluminum iPhone 6 dock will make you change your ways

Best List: iPhone 6 dock by Kanex<p>Every now and then, I need to FaceTime with someone. Holding my iPhone still is kind of a challenge when I’m chatting, plus I can’t gesticulate wildly when I’m keeping the iPhone upright with my hands. The folks at Kanex have me covered thanks to this slickly …

Choose a portable battery pack for any situation [Deals]

For all the ways we use our mobile devices, there are just as many ways for the battery to die and ruin our day. That’s why we’ve gathered the leaders of the battery pack, with options for toughness, multiple devices, even solar power, check below to find a portable energy source for every …

Protect yourself online with a lifetime subscription of TigerVPN for 96% off [Deals]

The web is a weird and wonderful place that’s also crawling with sneaks out to snatch your data. One of the best ways to keep those creeps at bay is to encrypt your browsing activity, and that’s exactly what TigerVPN does. Right now a lifetime subscription to TigerVPN is just $29, a whopping 96% …

Keep Up To 10 Keys Organized in One Slim, Sleek Place

Details & Requirements<p>Dimensions: 3"L x 0.5"W x 0.25"H<br>• Weight: 0.1 oz<br>• Materials: aircraft aluminum, stainless steel hardware, laser engraved logo, …

Salt x Aether Scout Sunglasses

A joint effort from two great California brands, the Salt x Aether Scout Sunglasses were designed with motorcycle riders in mind. The traditional …

Logitech’s new Anywhere 2 wireless mouse follows the design and success of the popular Master MX

One of the struggles of working away from an office or desk is finding a suitable option for a mouse. There are plenty of wireless solutions out there but they often struggle to meet the needs of professionals for a variety of reasons.<p>Today, Logitech has announced a new portable wireless mouse that …

Make a Fold-Up Work Table

To get ready for a new X-Carve CNC machine from Inventables.com, I built this space-saving fold-up work table. I have a small shop and this table …

Deal: 'Rhino Shield' Crash Guard & Screen Protector - Technabob

There’s nothing worse than dropping your phone on the ground to find that the screen has cracked. Gorilla Glass or not, I’ve seen plenty of …

Awesome iOS 8 widgets that make your Today screen worth tapping

SuperNova Light Cube LED Bluetooth Speaker

An explosion of lights and sound!<p>The SuperNova is a brilliant light show combined with a powerful Bluetooth speaker system<p>2 Mode buttons give you …

Lantern Satellite Receiver Provides News & Archived Online Data for Free: Out of this Net - Technabob

Many of us take our Internet access for granted. But the information it holds can change lives and history for the better. A company called Outernet …

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Kano teaches your kids to build a computer without breaking the bank

Kano, the company that raised over 1.5 million dollars via Kickstarter last year, has announced that its DIY computer kit for kids is available for sale today. What was once done by Steve Jobs in a California garage can be accomplished by your child in your living room. The thing that really makes …

The Solid Brass Money Clip Is The Least Pretentious Money Clip Ever

For far too long, the money clip has been a stuffy and pretentious way to tote around your cash. This Solid Brass Money Clip lends a more rugged feel …

Elgato’s HomeKit-ready sensors automate your entire home

As the iPhone 6 and public launch of iOS 8 gets ever closer, a number of products offering full integration with Apple’s new HomeKit platform have started popping up on a regular basis.<p>The latest of these is Elgato’s new line of “Eve” connected home sensors, which debuted at the IFA 2014 trade show …

Botta Uno 24 Watch

It's not the first watch we've seen to offer 24-hour time, and it's not the first we've seen to try and illustrate day and night. But the Botta Uno …

Filco MiniLa Air Bluetooth: Clackety keyboard on the go

I took the Filco MiniLa Air Bluetooth keyboard with me on vacation this year to use with a MacBook Air propped up on the fantastic Roost stand. I use the tenkeyless Filco Majestouch at home, and I was hoping for the same super-accurate, clicky-key action in this battery-powered, portable wireless …

Ambidextrous Keyboard Tray

Refined and to the point, this slim line version has universal appeal, configurable for left or right- handed use. Hidden storage lurks beneath the …

The First Lawn Mower That Sits Upright

Standing up and standing out<p>A lawn mower takes up more than its fair share of garage space, especially considering how infrequently most homeowners use it. Now there’s one you can tuck neatly into a corner. The Recycler is the first mower with a leak-free engine, which enables it to fold and store …

Finnish Grill House

No backyard is complete without a dedicated 99 square foot outdoor cooking hut with a six sided grill inside. Step up your grilling game with the …

Bedford Single Speed from Brooklyn Bicycle Co.

Meeting the demands of today’s city cyclist with the quintessential spark from yesteryears is what comes together in the Bedford Single Speed from …

Leica Monovid 8 x 20 Monocular with Leather Case (Black)