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Get a 5-pack of Etekcity smart plugs for just $25, an Amazon lighting deal for Feb. 15

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. These Etekcity smart plugs go on sale pretty regularly, and Thursday is one of those days. Get more bang for your ...

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The 2018 Mashable House will warp you into another dimension

It’s that time of year again, people.  No, not the Olympics. We’re talking about this year’s SXSW in Austin, TX. As usual, it’s where the best of tech and culture converge — and Mashable is right there in the middle of everything.  The Mashable House will be returning to SXSW Interactive ...

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This beauty device shattered its Kickstarter goal and wants to help you achieve flawless skin

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Remember when skin care just meant not sleeping in your makeup? Yeah, that ship has sailed and full on beauty routines ...

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Warren Buffett's investment chief just called Bitcoin 'noxious poison'

Who woulda guessed: an old school investor is really, really anti-Bitcoin. On Wednesday, Charles Munger, the vice chairman of Warren Buffett’s investment firm Berkshire Hathaway, described Bitcoin as “noxious poison.” SEE ALSO: The cryptocurrency market has halved in less than a month While at the annual meeting of the Daily ...

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Save on a wireless charger that doubles as a smartphone stand

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Plugging things in is just the worst, right? Get those precious seconds back by investing in a wireless charging pad for ...

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This single-character message can crash your iPhone

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. There’s a new iOS bug in town, and — like so many times before — it appears to be fairly easy to exploit.  Italian blog ...

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Amazon daily deals for Feb. 15: Smart plugs, travel gear, speakers, and more

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable’s commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, Mashable may earn an affiliate commission. Today’s best deals include plenty of different outlet and charging options. There’s a $50 4-port USB charger for 60% off, a ...

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Han Solo's BFF Chewbacca is now the cutest, cuddliest toy in the galaxy

Everyone’s favorite wookie is now cuter and cuddlier than ever before. Ahead of New York Toy Fair, Hasbro has announced the “Star Wars Ultimate Co-pilot Chewie,” a 16-inch tall furry version of Han Solo’s BFF that roars when it’s pet and detects movement and sounds. And here’s the craziest part: ...

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Leaked Wikileaks chats reveal it actually thought we'd be better off with the GOP in power

No one can know the future, but man did Julian Assange really not have a clue. The founder and publisher of Wikileaks is a controversial figure, and a series of leaked private chats published by The Intercept demonstrate that his lightning-rod persona is not just for the public’s benefit. Those ...

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No one can tell Russian bots from average trolls on Twitter, and that's a very bad thing

Twitter’s decision to simply delete the tweets of accounts it says are part of a Russian-linked propaganda bot army has proven to be really short-sighted because, well, it turns out that those tweets are really similar to your average Twitter troll. And telling the difference is a crucial, if difficult, ...

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