BISSELL CleanView Upright Vacuum with OnePass

This ‘CleanView OnePass’ model has excellent suction and edge pickup abilities,.  It performs well on both carpet and hard floor.  The dirt bin holds a lot of dirt, and it is easy to empty.  It has manual height adjustment settings, and takes less time to vacuum due to its wider path.   In comparison, it is not as loud as other vacuums.

 

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via BISSELL CleanView Upright Vacuum with OnePass, 9595 – Upright Vacuums.

WiFi Camera – Olympus Pen E-PL7

The LCD flips down and is a touchscreen, with a touch shutter and a self-timer.   A touch-activated e-portrait option will smooth your skin as well.   Movie recording is up to 7 minutes.  Image files can be transferred from camera to phone over Wi-Fi.

 

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The Olympus PEN E-PL7 is an interchangeable lens camera that contains some pretty impressive imaging technology.

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From:: Trend Hunter

American Airlines Fares back on Orbitz

Why bother coming out and making the announcement in the first place?  It is a free public stunt to catch people’s attention.

 

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The American and US Airways fares and schedules for thousands of flights were restored on Orbitz effective immediately.   The two companies declined to disclose the nature of their disagreement, other than that it was over economic terms.

via Orbitz says American Airlines fares back on its websites – Yahoo News.

Aroma Digital Rice Cooker and Food Steamer

This rice cooker comes with a rice spatula.  It also has a water/steam collection container on the right side.   You will want to empty it occasionally so it is not overfilled.   The rice cooker has small to medium capacity to accommodate the needs of a single person or the entire family up to 4.

The steamer function allows you to steam vegetables, meat and other foods while it is cooking rice at the same time.  it also has a 15-hour delay timer so you can make the preparation for the next meal and let it start cooking at the preset time.

 

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via Aroma ARC-914SBD 4-Cup Uncooked 8-Cup Cooked Digital Rice Cooker and Food Steamer.

One Handed Bottle Opener

This device does not require a lot of strength, but a firm grip is necessary. Even I could do it on the first try without any trouble or spilling.

 

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If you are trying to double fist a beer there really is no time to put one down and use two hands to opener another. Safe yourself from sobriety and effort and get yourself this One Handed Bottle Opener. You will be glad you did once you get crackin’. Also – who doesn’t like that dude who always has a bottle opener at the ready? More importantly – who doesn’t like that dude who has a cool bottle opener at the ready?

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Guitar Doorbell

Product Description:
Upon opening the door, visitors will be greeted by a face melting guitar solo that will make them feel like they are getting backstage access to a legendary concert.

Someone Corrected the Description:
It just plays a chord, not a “face melting guitar solo”.   It’s literally just a guitar attached to a board and a rod to hit the strings as the door moves.

 

Guitar Doorbell

 

The classic Ding-Dong doorbell has met its match. Check out this crafty and creative new take on getting the attention of you inside your home. This guitar doorbell uses an actual guitar to notify you when guests (or others we wont speak of) arrive. If you have an extra guitar lying around you are probably someone who likes guitars… right? So get the set ready and listen to those sweet sweet acoustic melodies.

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Use These Travel Accessories That Will Make You Popular

The Knee Defender is just not right: however, the anti-social B-Tourist is ingenious.  Who wants to talk to one’s neighbor or neighbors on the plane anyway?

 

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In a recent article we told you about a device called the knee defender that caused quite the scuffle on a United Airlines flight. Here are some other obnoxious travel accessories that will drive other passengers crazy.

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From:: Yahoo Travel

10 Vacation Rentals That Remind Us of Dororthy & Company

Who knew:

“The Wizard of Oz” was released in 1939, in the midst of the Great Depression when going to the movies would have been an unimaginable luxury for many households.   It was initially unsuccessful, barely recouping its $2.8 million budget.   Only upon theatrical re-release did it begin to generate any real profit.  Source:  listverse

 

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Happy 75th birthday, “Wizard of Oz!” In honor of the anniversary of that classic movie’s release here are some rental properties that remind us of Dorothy and her travels on the Yellow Brick Road (one of them’s even in Kansas).

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From:: Yahoo Travel

Waterproof e-Readers – The Kobo Auru H20 e-Reader

More than 60% of customers surveyed said they would love to be able read near water without worry.   The Kobo Aura H2O ebooks could be just as common at the beach or in the bath as they are on the bus or in bed.”

The launch of the new e-reader will be in October.

 

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The Kobo Aura H2O is an e-reader that is both waterproof and dust-proof. It is a successor to the Aura HD, but is lighter than thinner. It has a 6.8-inch anti-glare touchscreen display and a… Continue Reading…

From:: Trend Hunter

American Airlines’ New Fees for Kids

Read the story from Frequent Flier.  Parents will pay more of you want your kids to fly alone.

 

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Nuisance fees sometimes can be downright nasty. For example: when they target children.

A case in point is American’s just-announced change to the fees it charges for children traveling alone.

Today, children between the ages of five and 11 are assessed an unaccompanied-minor fee of $150 each way. (Children younger than five years old may not travel alone.)

Beginning on September 3, however, children aged 12 – 14 will be required to pay the $150 unaccompanied-minor fee as well.

As a point of comparison, Southwest charges a $50 unaccompanied-minor fee, each way, for children aged five through 11. So American’s fee Continue Reading…

From:: Frequent Flier