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60+ unique gift for under $50: Gift ideas for absolutely everyone

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Gift-giving on a budget is an art. Think about the “Christmas Party” episode of The Office where Michael insists on doing the Yankee Swap with everyone’s Secret Santa gifts — you don’t want to pull a Michael and go way over the price limit, but you also don’t want to go for a gift that no one actually wants like Phyllis’ oven mitt. You want to ride the line of cool gift at an appropriate cost.

Some people possess an innate talent for thoughtful gift-giving on a budget. No matter the…

Amy Poehler and Maya Rudolph lead the party in Netflix’s ‘Wine Country’

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Amy Poehler is all set to make her directorial debut with Wine Country, in which she also stars alongside Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, Emily Spivey, Paula Pell, and Tina Fey. 

The comedy follows a group of friends as they travel to Napa for a weekend getaway to celebrate Rebecca’s (Dratch) big 50th. 

There’s alcohol, gossiping, lots of introspection, and the cast of my dreams? Count me in. 

Wine Country premieres on Netflix May 10.  Read more…

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Fugitive allegedly tries to escape country on jet ski, police make DJ Khaled joke

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A man who tried to escape Australia on a jet ski has played himself.

Australian Federal Police said they arrested a fugitive, who was “likely a 57-year-old UK national,” allegedly attempting to flee the country.

In a joint operation with the Australian Border Force and Queensland Police, authorities located the man who had an outstanding warrant for drug related charges in Western Australia. 

Spotted east of…

We found the best smart luggage on the market so you don’t have to

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So, the “smart luggage” trend is growing ever more popular with travelers and you’re looking to hop on the bandwagon — but you don’t know where to start. Well, we think we can help you with that. 

Okay, so what even *is* smart luggage? Basically, it’s any piece of luggage that is embedded with some sort of electronic function that makes your life just a little bit easier. But why do you need smart luggage? Why are tech companies trying to make literally everything “smart”…

The 10 best reusable coffee cups in the UK

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BEST DEALS ON REUSABLE COFFEE CUPS THIS WEEK 

It’s about time we started to take control of our own destiny. Our planet is in big trouble for a whole range of reasons. But there’s also many ways we can individually make an effort to…

This $30 gadget will make packing so much easier

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As fun as traveling the world is in theory, it can also be incredibly exhausting. New places are unfamiliar and hard to get around. There are flight and train delays. There’s jet lag, and new time zones. And of course, all these problems are only exacerbated when you’re also dragging around a big, bulky bag overflowing with all your stuff. It’s with that last problem, at least, that we can offer you some help.

The Dr. Save Vacuum Travel Kit is the kind of too-simple-to-believe gadget that…

Going somewhere? Samsonite spinners and other luggage on sale this weekend.

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Editor’s note: Mashable and PCMag are both owned by Ziff Davis.

When was the last time you bought new luggage? We bet it’s been a while. That old duffle bag from the back of your closet has seen some wear-and-tear over the years and just isn’t going to work. Looks like it’s time to upgrade to something better.  

It’s time for some new luggage, friend.

As it turns out, the PCMag Shop is having an epic sale on suitcases and other luggage — all of which include a 10-year manufacturer’s…

This $30 gadget will make packing so much easier

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As fun as traveling the world is in theory, it can also be incredibly exhausting. New places are unfamiliar and hard to get around. There are flight and train delays. There’s jet lag, and new time zones. And of course, all these problems are only exacerbated when you’re also dragging around a big, bulky bag overflowing with all your stuff. It’s with that last problem, at least, that we can offer you some help.

The Dr. Save Vacuum Travel Kit is the kind of too-simple-to-believe gadget that…

Going somewhere? Samsonite spinners and other luggage on sale this weekend.

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Editor’s note: Mashable and PCMag are both owned by Ziff Davis.

When was the last time you bought new luggage? We bet it’s been a while. That old duffle bag from the back of your closet has seen some wear-and-tear over the years and just isn’t going to work. Looks like it’s time to upgrade to something better.  

It’s time for some new luggage, friend.

As it turns out, the PCMag Shop is having an epic sale on suitcases and other luggage — all of which include a 10-year manufacturer’s…

This $30 gadget will make packing so much easier

TwitterFacebook

As fun as traveling the world is in theory, it can also be incredibly exhausting. New places are unfamiliar and hard to get around. There are flight and train delays. There’s jet lag, and new time zones. And of course, all these problems are only exacerbated when you’re also dragging around a big, bulky bag overflowing with all your stuff. It’s with that last problem, at least, that we can offer you some help.

The Dr. Save Vacuum Travel Kit is the kind of too-simple-to-believe gadget that…