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On 2 Bean Bags: The Heos by Denon

Your On 2 Bean Bags girls have returned from their lengthy vacation to review the Heos multi-room audio speaker system by Denon. Naturally, we didn’t have the resources to build a multi-room set, so check out what we did instead.

Indiegogo Spotlight: RestOn sleep smart device

I’m pretty open about the fact that I’ve dealt with insomnia since I was a kid, and it SUCKS. So, it’s nice to see that health and fitness wearables companies are putting forth efforts to help consumers get a better night’s sleep. I guess it’s no surprise seeing as there’s more and more health studies coming to fruition which detail how important sleep is. Today, RestOn launched their Indiegogo campaign for their sleep smart device. The RestOn monitors, tracks and analyzes sleep quality and it’s non-invasive/non-wearable design makes it hardly noticeable while you sleep.

14 #CometLanding tweets to brighten your day

If you spent your morning like I did – streaming the ESA’s live feed, and you want to keep the excitement going, here’s 14 #CometLanding tweets that will surely uplift your Wednesday.

Beats Electronics announces Solo2 wireless on-ear headphones

After Apple acquired Beats Electronics, we’ve all been anxiously waiting to see what new products would come after the acquisition. Now, we have our first in the form of the Solo2 Wireless on-ear headphones. Of course, they just had to use an exponent in the product name to make our lives just a little more difficult.

Yamaha reveals beta-titanium earphones

Yamaha recently announced the introduction of the company’s new EPH-M200 earphones made with beta-titanium material. But if you’re asking what that means, we’re more alike than I thought. Apparently, this allows the earphones to conform to the shape of the user’s ear canals for superior comfort. And while I hate the phrase “ear canal,” I fully support a headphones that cares about ear canal comfort (shudders). However, if the price point is too much for you, Yamaha is also releasing the EPH-M100 earphones for a more affordable price point, along with special ear tips with two types of silicone.

My 10 favorite Reddit pumpkins for Halloween

My favorite part of Halloween is seeing all the creative pumpkins people carve every year, and one of the best places to find these creative pumpkins is Reddit. So I did the search work for you, and assembled my 10 favorites.

Fitbit unveils three new fitness trackers

As if there wasn’t already a plethora of fitness trackers hitting the market, now you’ve got three more to choose from – care of Fitbit. These three new products come after Fitbit’s turbulent 2014, after 2013′s Fitbit Force was recalled in the first quarter of 2014. So hopefully, these three new products will experience smoother sailing than the company’s predecessor.

The 10 best #AppleEvent tweets

Seems like every week now there’s another Apple event that you just HAVE to know about. Yawn. Today’s was the highly anticipated iPad event, which shockingly announced the new thinnest iPad ever: the iPad Air 2. Along with that, it was announced that Apple Pay would begin on October 20, but of course the best part was Stephen Colbert’s appearance. Oh, and of course Apple had to be all, “You think 4K is cool? PSHHH we’ve got 5K resolution.” So yeah, that about sums it up. However, you know me – I much prefer catching up via Twitter.

Thus, I assembled the 10 best #AppleEvent tweets so you can laugh along with me! Enjoy!

10 ‘Friends’ gifs to celebrate the series coming to Netflix in 2015

I have long been holding out for the day that Friends comes to Netflix. Seriously, pretty sure I mention it at least once a week. Finally, my dreams have come true as it has been announced that all 10 seasons of the show will be coming to Netflix in January 2015. Metaphorical tears are streaming down my face. Although, this also means I can kiss my social life goodbye because I’ll be a binge-watching machine. Don’t care; still excited.

So celebrate the United States Netflix debut of a show that will always be there for you with 10 Friends gifs! These are all the things you can enjoy 24/7 now!

Ebola.com owner wants to sell domain name for $150,000

It’s hard to believe that in the midst of this devastating Ebola outbreak, individuals could be looking to gain a monetary profit from the tragedy. But then again, that’s people for you. So while nurses and doctors are risking their lives to treat the onslaught of Ebola-infected individuals, entrepreneur Jon Schultz is hoping to sell his domain Ebola.com for $150,000.

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Snapchat says it’s your fault your nude photos were leaked

Whatever happened to the good old days when nude photos were sent using a combination of an instant Polaroid camera and a carrier pigeon? Alright, that probably never happened, but you’ve got to admit it’s beginning to look more and more appealing given the current state of nude photo leaks. It was just recently The Fappening exploited a slew of celebrities, and now Snapchat users have become the victims of another massive nude photo leak. And much like The Fappening, the major tech players involved are doing their best to pass responsibility for the hack onto the users who snapped the nudes.

Thanks to larger screens, silicone thumb extenders exist

In ye olde days of tiny Nokia flip phones, smaller hands owned the world. Those with smaller thumbs had the upper hand when it came to faster texting times, and those of us with man hands were struggling to keep up. Can you tell I’m still resentful? However, it seems the tables have turned. Thanks more »