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The Newest Barbie Is An Entrepreneur With A Tiny Tablet And Smartphone

Barbie will be joining the cut-throat startup world this year armed with a tiny smartphone and tablet. Nicknamed “Chief Inspiration Officer,” Entrepreneur Barbie is Mattel’s latest addition to its “I Can Be” career line. She was unveiled at this week’s American International Toy Fair in New York, Entrepreneur reported. In […]
The Newest Barbie Is An Entrepreneur With A Tiny Tablet And Smartphone
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Here’s What The ‘Transformers 4’ Dinobots Will Look Like

The next “Transformers” movie is out this June. The fourth instalment in the franchise, “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” will star Mark Wahlberg as Cade Yeager, a mechanic who gets involved with the “robots in disguise.” One of the most anticipated aspects of the sequel will be the introduction of “dinobots” […]
Here’s What The ‘Transformers 4’ Dinobots Will Look Like
Lifestyle

15 Perfect Gifts For Your Favourite Foodie

Foodies are always on the search for the next big thing, be it a reservation at the most coveted table in town, a meal from the hot new burger joint, or a cronut. From gourmet edibles to beautiful serveware and kitchen tools, we’ve got 15 gifts sure to impress even […]
15 Perfect Gifts For Your Favourite Foodie
Lifestyle

13 Awesome Gifts For Beer Nuts

There’s no better way to enjoy the holidays than with great food, great friends and, perhaps most importantly, great beer. If you’re looking to surprise the beer lovers in your life with a holiday gift, it can be hard to know what to get them if you don’t know beans […]
13 Awesome Gifts For Beer Nuts
Lifestyle

Kids Around The World Pose With Their Most Prized Possessions

[credit provider=”Photography by Gabriele Galimberti” url=”http://www.gabrielegalimberti.com/projects/toys-2/#”] Everyone remembers their favourite childhood toy.Whether its a soccer ball, Lincoln Logs, or a Barbie doll, toys impact our experiences growing up. They not only say a lot about our personalities, but about our cultural environment, too.
Kids Around The World Pose With Their Most Prized Possessions
Tech

Tamagotchi Pets Are Coming Back To Life On Android

[credit provider=”Flickr/_jennieMarie” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jay-em-tee/3442602035/”] Tamagotchi is re-hatching as an app.Bandai America Inc. and Sync Beatz Entertainment are hoping to revive the electronic pet craze of the 1990s with a new mobile app launching Thursday for Android devices.
Tamagotchi Pets Are Coming Back To Life On Android
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Controversial ‘Django Unchained’ Action Figures Are Pulled Off The Shelves

[credit provider=”YouTube screencap” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkJyVOb1NQI”] The days to get a “Django Unchained” character doll are officially numbered. TMZ reports distributor National Entertainment Collectibles Association shut down production on the controversial figures after groups including Al Sharpton’s National Action Network and Project Islamic Hope boycotted the dolls.  
Controversial ‘Django Unchained’ Action Figures Are Pulled Off The Shelves
Tech

29-Year-Old Sells Toys That Inspire Girls To Become Engineers

[credit provider=”Youtube/goldieblox” url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=3ewaYfzxXfQ”] GoldieBlox Inc. is a toy company founded by 29-year-old Stanford engineer Debbie Sterling that’s in an enviable position at the moment.The company has already sold out for the first pre-order delivery of its signature toy, scheduled for February.
29-Year-Old Sells Toys That Inspire Girls To Become Engineers
Markets

Kids Want iPads, Not Toys For Christmas

[credit provider=”Screengrab from dbarry1917 on YouTube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=-CU040Hqbas#!”] Toymakers are likely to see their Christmas sales squeezed this year, as children ditch traditional dolls and board games for Kindles and hand-me-down tablet computers, according to analysts.Mattel, the world’s largest toymaker by revenues, makes toys including Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels cars. […]
Kids Want iPads, Not Toys For Christmas
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Children Don’t Want Toys For Christmas Anymore

[credit provider=””>Daniel Goodman / Business Insider”] For Christmas this year, eight-year-old Thomas has asked for… a laptop computer, just so he doesn’t have to use his mother’s. Last year, when he was seven, he got an iPod.This Christmas will be characterised by society’s evolution toward high-tech gadgets; an evolution that […]
Children Don’t Want Toys For Christmas Anymore
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8 Awesome Gifts That Your Dog Would Love For Christmas This Year

[credit provider=”Unique Animal Care Products” url=”http://www.petpeek.info/”] We love our pets here at TechnoBuffalo, so much so that we bring them to the office.You may have seen Lucy and Eva in various videos and pictures on TechnoBuffalo. They demanded they get in on the Holiday Gift Guide, it sounded a lot […]
8 Awesome Gifts That Your Dog Would Love For Christmas This Year
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Business Insider’s Ultimate Gift Guide

15 Gifts For Car Lovers  10 Gifts For Skiers 10 Gifts That Give Back 15 Terrible Gifts For Women 10 Gifts For travellers 10 Gifts For Aspiring Chefs 10 Gifts For Fitness Buffs 10 Gifts For Book Lovers 10 Gifts For Hipsters 10 Gifts for Sports Fans 10 Gifts For […]
Business Insider’s Ultimate Gift Guide
Lifestyle

10 Gifts For The Bookworm In Your Life

[credit provider=”Flickr/John Loo” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/johnloo/2322563091/”] So the bookworm in your life has read everything on The New York Times’ best sellers list already.What do you get her now?
10 Gifts For The Bookworm In Your Life
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Elmo Toymaker Hasbro Responds To Underage Sex Scandal Surrounding The Kids’ Character

[credit provider=”By seandreilinger on Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/seandreilinger/110158978/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] The recent underage sex scandal involving Kevin Clash, the longtime voice of “Elmo” on “Sesame Street,” provided plenty of funny fodder about the popular Hasbro “Tickle Me Elmo” toy.In the wake of Clash’s Tuesday resignation from the kid-friendly show, toy manufacturing giant Hasbro is […]
Elmo Toymaker Hasbro Responds To Underage Sex Scandal Surrounding The Kids’ Character
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Jaguar Designed A Speedboat Inspired By Some Of Its Coolest Cars

[credit provider=”Jaguar”] Last month, we looked at a luxury yacht concept Mercedes-Benz created to celebrate the Silver Arrow, a line of successful racing cars it built in the 1930s.Now it’s Jaguar’s turn to hit the water, and the maker of the newly revealed F-Type is looking to the future, not the past, […]
Jaguar Designed A Speedboat Inspired By Some Of Its Coolest Cars
Lifestyle

George Lucas Is Still The Proud Owner Of Skywalker Ranch

[credit provider=”From en.wikipedia.org” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:George_Lucas_cropped_2009.jpg”] George Lucas may have sold the rights to Star Wars, but he’s still the proud owner of the 4,700-acre Skywalker Ranch.The director has spent around $100 million developing the impressive property north of San Francisco since 1978. Although he doesn’t live there (at least as of […]
George Lucas Is Still The Proud Owner Of Skywalker Ranch
Markets

Forget Black Friday: Here’s The Best Window For Christmas Deals

[credit provider=”Daniel Goodman / Business Insider” url=”http://www.businessinsider.com.au/author/daniel-goodman”] A few weeks ago, the children of the world let out a collective shout of “Awesome!” when this year’s Toys “R” Us Fabulous 15 list was announced. At the same time, parents looked into their wallets and let out an exasperated, “They cost […]
Forget Black Friday: Here’s The Best Window For Christmas Deals
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Toys ‘R’ Us Is Hiring 45,000 Employees For The Holiday Season

[credit provider=”By Erik Mallinson on flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/chromatic/1023856253/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] Toys ‘R’ Us will hire 45,000 seasonal employees for the holiday season. That’s 5,000 more than they hired last year, the company wrote in a news release today. 
Toys ‘R’ Us Is Hiring 45,000 Employees For The Holiday Season
Lifestyle

You Can Now Own Two ‘flavours’ Of Chrysler Sedans Designed By John Varvatos

[credit provider=”Chrysler” url=”http://www.chrysler.com/en/varvatos/get-updates/”] First he starred in one of Chrysler’s Imported From Detroit commercials, then he helped design a one-off Chrysler 300 for charity, now fashion designer John Varvatos, a self-made Detroiter, has developed two special edition 300 sedans to be introduced for the 2013 model year.Combining bespoke design elements […]
You Can Now Own Two ‘flavours’ Of Chrysler Sedans Designed By John Varvatos
Lifestyle

This Action Figure Has Been Declared The Most Iconic Childhood Toy

[credit provider=”The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis”] On July 16, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis asked the hard-hitting question, “what was your favourite toy growing up?”And after eight weeks and more than 24,000 votes submitted, the final results have been announced—and the winner is G.I. Joe. He was followed by Transformers, […]
This Action Figure Has Been Declared The Most Iconic Childhood Toy
Strategy

Lego For Girls Is A Gigantic Success Despite Huge Controversy

[credit provider=”woodleywonderworks via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/wwworks/2475349116/”] COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish toy maker Lego says a new series it created specifically for girls has proved popular despite being criticised for fueling gender stereotypes — and has made first-half profit jump 35 per cent.Net profit rose to 2 billion kroner ($336 million), […]
Lego For Girls Is A Gigantic Success Despite Huge Controversy
Lifestyle

The 15 Biggest Knockouts At This Year’s Pebble Beach Car Auctions

[credit provider=”Courtesy of Gooding & Co” url=”http://www.goodingco.com/car/1953-jaguar-c-type”] Every year since 1950, lovers of luxury cars have flocked to Monterey, California for the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. Over a long weekend, the rich and famous throw around millions of dollars as they build their classic car collections.The five biggest auctions raked […]
The 15 Biggest Knockouts At This Year’s Pebble Beach Car Auctions
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Disney Wants To Turn Your Child Into A Creepy Doll

[credit provider=”Disney Parks” url=”http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2012/08/d-tech-me-to-offer-disney-princess-figurines-at-world-of-disney-in-walt-disney-world-resort-for-a-limited-time/”] Disney’s latest venture is turning your children into customised princess dolls.Through a process called “D-Tech Me” which Disney previously used to freeze guests in carbonite during “Star Wars” weekends at Hollywood Studios, guests (sorry, only ages 3-12) can have their likenesses imprinted on a 3D 7-inch […]
Disney Wants To Turn Your Child Into A Creepy Doll
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YACHT OF THE WEEK: This Brand New Superyacht With Room For 12 Rents For $400,000 A WEEK

[credit provider=”Diamonds Are Forever” url=”http://www.diamondsyacht.com/index.html#!prettyPhoto%5Bgallery3%5D/1/”] Yacht maker Benetti is bringing its biggest yacht ever, Diamonds Are Forever, to the Cannes Boat Show this September as part of a world tour.The yacht, which launched in November 2011, is 200 feet long, and can sleep 12 in a owner’s stateroom, a VIP […]
YACHT OF THE WEEK: This Brand New Superyacht With Room For 12 Rents For $400,000 A WEEK
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Lady Gaga Sued For $10 Million By Toy Manufacturer

[credit provider=”Getty Images / Neilson Barnard”] Lady Gaga is the latest celebrity to be involved in a legal battle.The pop star has been sued by MGA Entertainment, a toy manufacturer responsible for “Moxie Girlz” dolls and “Best Friends Club” dolls, for $10 million for an alleged breach of contract.
Lady Gaga Sued For $10 Million By Toy Manufacturer
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YACHT OF THE WEEK: This Sick Megayacht Has A Disco Club Onboard—It’s Yours For $155 Million

[credit provider=”via Extravaganzi” url=”http://www.extravaganzi.com/75-5-metres-luxury-yacht-anastasia-listed-on-sale-by-edmiston/”] A 247-foot yacht called Anastasia is on the market for $155.3 million, according to Yahoo News. To put this in perspective, the two most expensive homes in America—in Florida and California—are currently on sale for $125 million a piece.
YACHT OF THE WEEK: This Sick Megayacht Has A Disco Club Onboard—It’s Yours For $155 Million
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Designing The Inside Of A Private Jet Is A Lot Like Decorating A Home

[credit provider=”RDI Interirors via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/rdiinteriors/sets/72157626044306249/”] Anything people can do in their homes, they now want to be able to do in their private jets, according to Steve Wagner, co-designer of jet interior design firm Rob DiNic Interior.The cost of decorating the interior of a jet can sometimes surpass the […]
Designing The Inside Of A Private Jet Is A Lot Like Decorating A Home
Tech

FURBY IS BACK

14 years ago, Hasbro released the hit toy, Furby. The robotic creature could talk and move, but he’s been off the shelves for a while. Now Hasbro has given the robot an app connection and re-released him into the wild (via New York Times). The new refurbished Furby will retail […]
FURBY IS BACK
Lifestyle

The Prince Of Monaco Is Selling Dozens Of Cars For Cheap

[credit provider=”Artcurial”] The royal family of Monaco has decided to reorganize their automotive fleet and they’re letting the public in on their vehicular spoils at a very low cost. Albert II, son of the late Rainier III who compiled the impressive collection, will auction off 38 of his family’s prized […]
The Prince Of Monaco Is Selling Dozens Of Cars For Cheap
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