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Life / Life - 1 month ago

Lego is making prototype bricks from recycled plastic bottles

Lego has revealed a prototype brick made from recycled plastic bottles in the company's latest bid to become more sustainable. Churning out brightly coloured chunks of plastic to entertain children doesn't seem like an environmentally friendly business model on the face of it, but Lego is determine...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

'Cruella' has a great soundtrack — there's just way too much of it

Welcome to Fix It, our ongoing series examining projects we love — save for one tiny change we wish we could make. A good song choice in a movie or TV show can create atmosphere and elevate a scene. But when a movie becomes too reliant on needle drops, the constant use of songs grows old fas...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

The best smartphones of 2021 (so far)

Last year was unusual to say the least, and the first half of 2021 hasn't been very different, with tech conferences, events, and lavish product launches all canceled (or virtualized) until further notice due to a raging global pandemic.  Still, the smartphone industry has chugged on, deliveri...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

Learn about Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and more with this $20 course bundle

TL;DR: Learn the basics of robotics and programming with the 2021 Raspberry Pi and Arduino Bootcamp Bundle, on sale for 97% off. As of June 23, get it for only $19.99. Even if you have no experience, the five-course Raspberry Pi and Arduino boot camp will help you get started learning about progra...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

Save on a pair of refurbished Bose earphones

TL;DR: Set music to your workout routine with these refurbished Bose SoundSport Wireless Earphones, on sale for 35% off. As of June 23, get a pair for only $129. When the summer heat hits, working out outdoors becomes nearly impossible — unless you have the right gear to keep you going. ...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

Cut back on kitchen waste with these food-saving reusable bags

TL;DR: Reduce your food waste and your plastic waste with these PrepSealer Food-Saving Reusable Bags, on sale for 19% off. As of June 23, get a 10-pack for only $23.99. If you want to cut back on kitchen waste, reusable bags are a great start. These PrepSealer reusable bags are made with three lay...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

How to turn on your location on an iPhone

You know when your friend says they're five minutes away, but you somehow KNOW, deep down, that they just woke up from a nap and are still frantically running around their house, at least 30 minutes away? I have no advice for how to make your friends more prompt, but I do have advice for how to con...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

10 of the best Prime Day deals for kids

We'd bet that most Prime Day purchases people make are for themselves. But if you've got kids in your life, don't leave them out of the fun. They deserve a nice treat yo'self moment even if they're not old enough or financially able to treat themselves. So, it falls on you. Here are the best Prime...

Life / Life - 1 month ago

This TikTok-famous mushroom grow kit is 40% off at Walmart

SAVE $10.06: As of June 22, Back to the Roots's Organic Oyster Mushroom Growing Kit is on sale at Walmart for just $14.93 — that's 40% off its $24.99 MSRP. If you can't go one TikTok scroll without your algorithm showing you an aesthetic video of someone cooking or foraging for fungi (magica...