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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, July 8.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA


Anker 3ft Nylon Braided USB Cable with Lightning Connector [Apple MFi Certified] for iPhone 7 / 7 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus / 6 / 6 Plus, iPad Pro Air 2 and More (Space Gray) for $9.99 (list price $29.99)

Portable Chargers 16750 RAVPower 16750mAh External Battery Pack 4.5A Dual USB Output External Phone Charger Battery Bank Power Bank (iSmart 2.0 Tech) for Nintendo Switch, iPhone 7, Galaxy S8 - Black for $31.99 (list price $99.99)


KMASHI 15000mAh Portable Power Bank with Dual USB 3.1A Output and 2A Input for $16.99 (list price $49.99)

FabQuality 1080p HD Hidden Camera Spy Pen BUNDLE 16GB SD Micro Card + USB card Reader + 7 INK FILLS + updated battery + USB Plug! - Record Executive Multifunction DVR for $28.99 (list price $59.63)


Belkin Screen Cleaning Kit for $7.24 (list price $8.47)

UV Flashlight Pet Urine Detector by Doggone Pet Products - Blacklight Finds Dry Dog & Cat Stains on Carpets, Hard Floors & Paint. Alkaline Batteries Included With 12 LED Ultra Violet Blacklight for $12.97 (list price $19.97)


iXCC 3-Ft Tangle-Free Male to Male 3.5mm Auxiliary Cable with Gold Plated Connectors for Apple, Android Smartphones, Tablet and MP3 Players - Standard Packaging for $4.99 (list price $19.99)

[Apple MFI Certified] Jackery Bolt 6,000 mAh Ultra-Compact External Battery Charger, Portable Power Bank and Travel Charger with Built-in Lightning & Micro USB Charging Cables for iPhone 7 (Black) for $26.99 (list price $69.99)


iPhone 7 charger ( 10 Pack ) , SMALLElectric , Lightning Cable to Sync USB Charging Cord 5X 1FT Short Cable + 5X 3FT iphone charger for Apple iPhone 7 plus, 6/6s plus , SE/5c/5s/5, iPad Air/Mini for $15.99 (list price $59.99)

APEMAN 4K Action Camera WiFi 20MP Waterproof Underwater Cam Ultra 170 Angel 2 Inch LCD Display - 2 Rechargeable Batteries,30M Waterproof Case and Portable Package including Full Accessories Kits for $73.99 (list price $149.99)


iPhone 7 6S 6 Screen Protector Glass, amFilm iPhone 7 Tempered Glass Screen Protector for Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 2016, 2015 (2-Pack) for $7.99 (list price $29.99)

AMIR Bamboo Wood USB Charging Station, Desk Stand Charger, 3 USB Ports, for iPhone 7/7 Plus/6s/6/5s & 38mm/42mm Apple Watch for $13.99 (list price $33.99)


iClever BoostCube+ 36W Dual USB Wall Charger with Qualcomm 3.0 and SmartID Tech for iPhone and More for $18.99 (list price $24.99)

OULUOQI 42mm Soft Silicone Replacement Band for Apple Watch Series 2, Series 1, Sport, Edition, M/L Size ( Black / Gray ) for $10.99 (list price $49.99)


LEGO BATMAN MOVIE The Batmobile 70905 Building Kit (581 Piece) for $48.99 (list price $59.99)

KITCHEN


Premium Stainless Steel Salt and Pepper Grinder Set of 2- Brushed Stainless Steel Pepper Mill and Salt Mill, 6 Oz Glass Tall Body, 5 Grade Adjustable Ceramic Rotor- Salt and Pepper Shakers By Levav for $18.97 (list price $49.99)

BLACK+DECKER GD2011B Family Sized Electric Griddle, 20 x 11-Inch, Black for $26.99 (list price $39.99)


Set of 3 Stainless Steel Whisk 8"+10"+12", Kitchen Balloon Hand Stainless Whisk Set for Blending Whisking Beating Stirring by Ouddy for $9.95 (list price $19.99)

Zester, Raniaco Stainless Steel Grater, Cheese, Lemon, Ginger & Potato Zester with Plastic Cover, Long Ergonomic Handle with Rubber Base for $10.99 (list price $22.99)


Tea Infuser, MaxMall 4-Pack Silicone Tea Infuser Handle Stainless Steel Strainer filter Infuser with Drip Tray for Loose Leaf Grain Tea Cups, Mugs, and Teapots for $8.99 (list price $29.99)

Hutzler Cheese Saver for $8.59 (list price $10.00)


Sweese 1108 Porcelain Fluted Bowls - 26 Ounce for Cereal, Soup and Fruit - Set of 6, White for $25.99 (list price $31.99)

Premium 4 Piece Cutting Board Set with Stand - Dishwasher Safe - Color Coded - Microban - BPA FREE for $14.99 (list price $39.99)


Pure Komachi 2 Series Tomato/Cheese Knife for $9.97 (list price $11.08)

Bayou Classic 1124 24-Quart All Purpose Stainless Steel Stockpot with Steam and Boil Basket for $55.53 (list price $95.00)


Pasta Maker Machine - Stainless Steel Roller for Fresh Spaghetti Fettuccine Noodle Hand Crank Cutter for $29.95 (list price $69.95)

Plater Fast Defrosting Tray - Defrost Meat or Frozen Food Quickly Without Electricity, Microwave, Hot Water or Any Other Tools for $19.90 (list price $32.90)


Vremi 5 Piece Bamboo Spoons Cooking Utensils - Wooden Spoons and Spatula Utensil Set - Bamboo Wood Nonstick Cooking Spoons for Kitchen with Colorful Silicone Handles in Red Yellow Green Orange Blue for $16.99 (list price $39.99)

Cuisinart Smart Stick CSB-75BC 200 Watt 2 Speed Hand Blender, Brushed Chrome for $30.04 (list price $32.68)


KitchenAid Meat Tenderizer, Red for $11.99 (list price $14.99)

Presto 04820 PopLite Hot Air Popper for $21.99 (list price $29.99)


Gourmet2day Microwave Egg Cooker with Recipe eBook (2-Piece) for $8.99 (list price $19.99)

Waiters Corkscrew by HiCoup – Professional Grade Natural Rosewood All-in-one Corkscrew, Bottle Opener and Foil Cutter, the Favoured Choice of Sommeliers, Waiters and Bartenders Around the World for $9.95 (list price $25.95)


Joyoldelf Silicone Wine Glasses 12oz, Set of 4 - Food Grade Clear Silicone & Dishwasher Safe- Red Wine or White Wine, Beer, Whiskey or Any Beverage - Will Never Break for $12.99 (list price $39.99)

HOME


Cotton Throw Blankets (Queen/Full, White) Breathable Thermal Bed/Sofa Blanket Couch Quit by Utopia Bedding for $26.99 (list price $49.99)

Sleep Whale - Premium Shredded Memory Foam Pillow derived from Bamboo - Luxury Design - Queen for $27.95 (list price $59.00)


Shark Steam Pocket Mop (S3501) for $52.75 (list price $79.99)

iRobot Roomba 860 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner for $424.99 (list price $499.00)


LUCID 3-inch Gel Memory Foam Mattress Topper - Queen for $94.99 (list price $159.99)

Premium Wooden Hangers - (Pack of 20) - Suit Hangers - Natural Finish - by Utopia Home for $21.99 (list price $39.99)


Swiffer Sweeper Dry Sweeping Pad Refills, Hardwood Floor Mop Cleaner Cloth Refill, Unscented, 64 Count for $14.99 (list price $15.99)

Black+Decker HHVI320JR02 Dustbuster Cordless Lithium Hand Vacuum, Magic Blue for $35.99 (list price $49.99)


O-Cedar Power Corner Large Angle Broom for $16.99 (list price $19.99)

OXO Good Grips Household Scrub Brush for $5.99 (list price $8.59)


LINENSPA Non-Slip Area Rug Pad - Excellent Grip - Indoor - Rubberized - 4 x 6 Feet for $10.99 (list price $37.99)

GORILLA GRIP Rectangle (35-Inch-by-16-Inch) Non-Slip Machine Washable Bath Mat, Clear for $11.99 (list price $29.99)


Zelta Double Sided Lint Remover Brush Velour Surface for Pet Hair Clothes Dust and Lint, 2 Packs for $6.49 (list price $17.00)

Household Essentials 5614 Double Hamper Laundry Sorter with Magnetic Lid Closure – Brown Coffee Linen for $31.12 (list price $43.99)


Home Basics Vented Stainless Steel Toilet Brush Holder for $9.99 (list price $14.99)

Old English Scratch Cover For Dark Woods, 8 fl oz Bottle, Wood Polish for $4.82 (list price $8.21)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY


Philips Sonicare Essence Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush, White for $19.95 (list price $49.99)

Listerine Cool Mint Listerine Antiseptic Mouthwash (2 X 1.5lt) for $4.61 (list price $17.99)


Waterpik Aquarius Water Flosser, WP-660 for $58.89 (list price $79.99)

Cetaphil Daily Advance Lotion, Ultra Hydrating, 16 Ounce for $11.22 (list price $16.99)


CeraVe Renewing System, Eye Repair, 0.5 oz. for $12.99 (list price $13.99)

daisi Magnifying Lighted Makeup Mirror with Cosmetic Organizer Base | 7X Magnification, LED Lighted Free Standing Bathroom Mirror for Vanity, Desk or Tabletop for $19.95 (list price $45.00)


Neutrogena Beach Defense Sunscreen Body Lotion Broad Spectrum Spf 70, 6.7 Oz. for $7.83 (list price $10.99)

Clean & Clear Morning Burst Hydrating Gel Moisturizer, 3 Oz for $4.97 (list price $6.30)


Argan Oil Shampoo from Majestic Pure Offers Vitamin Enriched Gentle Hair Restoration Formula for Daily Use, Sulfate Free, Moroccan Oil & Potent Natural Ingredients, for Men and Women 16 fl. oz for $13.95 (list price $24.50)

OGX Shampoo, Hydrating TeaTree Mint, 13oz for $5.99 (list price $7.99)


Clean & Clear Day/Night Cleanser 2-Pack for $8.97 (list price $10.80)

Murad Acne Spot Treatment-0.5 oz. for $12.00 (list price $18.00)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS


Holographic .040 / 1MM Hexagon Glitter - 6 PK Loose Glitter Kit - Solvent Resistant and Great for Nail Art Polish, Gels, Art and Crafts, & Acrylics Supplies - Made in the USA! (5 Gram Jars) for $11.65 (list price $14.99)

Sargent Art Plastilina Modeling Clay, 5-Pound, Cream for $13.91 (list price $16.56)


Seville Classics 10-Drawer Organizer Cart, Black for $36.66 (list price $39.99)

Best 8 Inch Stainless Steel Blade Scissors, Pack of 10 for $14.99 (list price $29.99)


BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ball Pen, Medium Point (1.0 mm), Black, 36-Count for $4.99 (list price $8.96)

6x Paperweight Mirror Round Shape Hd Magnifying Magnifying Glass Dome Genuine Glass Paperweight Map Magnifying Glass and Reading Aid for $9.99 (list price $15.99)


Twone Unlined Travel Journal Set With 3 Notebook Journals for Travelers - Kraft Brown Soft Cover - A5 Size - 210 mm x 140 mm - 60 Pages for $7.98 (list price $9.98)

AmazonBasics 92 Bright Multipurpose Copy Paper - 8.5 x 11 Inches, 1 Ream (500 Sheets) for $3.27 (list price $7.99)


DYMO LabelManager 160 Handheld Label Maker (1790415) for $9.99 (list price $14.43)

Canon 6992B002 PIXMA MX922 Wireless All-In-One Office Inkjet Printer Copy/Fax/Print/Scan for $96.99 (list price $179.99)


3.5 ounce Endust Aerosol Duster, 2-Pack (END246050) for $10.99 (list price $15.99)

Kensington Duo Gel Mouse Pad with Wrist Rest - Blue (K62401AM) for $14.33 (list price $16.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS


eBags Large Packing Cubes - 3pc Set (Aquamarine) for $26.99 (list price $42.00)

KT TAPE KT Flex Reinforced Adhesive Strips For Knees (8 Pre-Cut), 10", Blue for $10.30 (list price $15.99)


SPRI Deluxe Rubber Dumbbells (Sold as set of 2) (20-Pound) for $63.08 (list price $82.98)

Blusmart 10L/20L Waterproof Dry Bags + Waterproof Waist Pouch, Perfect for Kayaking / Boating / Canoeing / Fishing / Rafting / Swimming / Camping / Snowboarding(20L Orange) for $15.99 (list price $29.99)


Emarth Warm Weather Sleeping Bag, Large Compact Envelope Design for Temperatures 48 F to 60 F (Blue) for $9.90 (list price $42.99)

MIRA Vacuum Insulated Travel Water Bottle | Leak-proof Double Walled Stainless Steel Cola Shape Sports Water Bottle | No Sweating, Keeps Your Drink Hot & Cold | 25 Oz (750 ml) | Rose Gold for $21.97 (list price $35.00)


Coleman 24-Hour 30-Can Cooler for $19.97 (list price $27.54)

LE Portable LED Camping Lantern 500lm Light 3 Modes Battery Powered IPX4 Lamp for Hiking Fishing Indoor Outdoor Emergency for $12.99 (list price $28.09)


BlizeTec Survival Knife: Best 5-in-1 Tactical Pocket Folding Knife with LED Light, Seatbelt Cutter, Glass Breaker & Magnesium Fire Starter for $38.98 (list price $89.99)

TIKI Brand 66-inch Island King Large Flame Torch Gunmetal Finish for $14.99 (list price $15.99)


25Ft G40 Globe String Lights with Clear Bulbs, UL listed Backyard Patio Lights, Hanging Indoor/Outdoor String Light for Bistro Pergola Deckyard Tents Market Cafe Gazebo Porch Letters Party Decor, Black for $15.99 (list price $29.99)

Smith Contractor 190216 2-Gallon Sprayer for Weed Killers, Herbicides, and Insecticides for $36.49 (list price $49.99)


Cuisinart CCG-190 Portable Charcoal Grill, 14-Inch, Black for $23.68 (list price $39.99)

Agri-Fab 85-Pound Push Broadcast Spreader 45-0388 for $66.07 (list price $99.99)


Alpha Grillers 18" Grill Brush. Best BBQ Cleaner. Safe For All Grills. Durable & Effective. Stainless Steel Wire Bristles And Stiff Handle. A Perfect Gift For Barbecue Lovers. for $12.97 (list price $19.97)

WESTERN 78055 Hickory Cooking Wood Chunks for $4.25 (list price $9.99)

TOOLS


Stanley 15-104 Fatmax Coping Saw for $3.99 (list price $9.73)

WORX WORXSAW 4-1/2" Compact Circular Saw – WX429L for $51.80 (list price $69.00)


Monkey Hook Picture Hanger Home and Office Pack, 30 pc set for $11.25 (list price $19.75)

Hyde Tools 13050 Delta Heavy Duty Glass Scraper with 5 Blades for $2.88 (list price $5.22)


AquaDance High Pressure 6-Setting 3.5" Chrome Face Handheld Shower with Hose for the Ultimate Shower Experience! Officially Independently Tested to Meet Strict US Quality & Performance Standards for $19.99 (list price $39.99)

Stanley STMT71652 123-Piece Socket Set for $47.99 (list price $62.49)


TEKTON Long Arm Ball End Hex Key Wrench Set, Inch/Metric, 26-Piece | 25282 for $15.14 (list price $16.99)

BLACK+DECKER BDEQS300 1/4-Sheet Orbital Sander for $24.97 (list price $42.16)


DEWALT DW2166 45-Piece Screwdriving Set with Tough Case for $9.99 (list price $41.80)

Stanley 43-511 Magnetic Shock Resistant Torpedo Level for $6.24 (list price $9.53)


Custom LeatherCraft 1107 2 Bag Combo for $13.53 (list price $19.99)

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16 Geeky Coasters to Keep Your Coffee Table Safe
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Avoid unsightly ring stains on your coffee table with this delightful selection of coasters:

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1. FLOPPY DISKS; $22.79

Floppy disks are not obsolete—at least in your living room area.

Buy on Amazon.

2. MARIO; $20

Mario Question Mark Block Coaster Set
Etsy

Unfortunately, no coins will be coming out of these coasters, but they will keep your table dry.

Buy on Etsy.

3. GAME OF THRONES; $12.99

Game of Thrones coasters
HBO Shop

Avoid a royal mess with house sigils of houses Targaryen, Stark, Baratheon, and Lannister.

Buy at the HBO Shop.

4. PACMAN; $20.95

Use these on a black table to recreate the retro video game.

Buy on Epic Giftables.

5. AGATE; $35

Rock on: These fancy agate coasters will look solid resting under your glass.

Buy on Amazon.

6. ELEMENTS; $56.99

These glowing coasters are perfect for chemists, Breaking Bad fans, and anyone who forgot to pay their electric bill.

Buy on Amazon.

7. BUILDING BLOCKS; $19.99

Build your own coaster with this LEGO-esque design.

Buy on Amazon.

8. STAR TREK; $16.63

Star Trek ship coasters
Amazon

This ceramic set celebrates all the best ships from Star Trek.

Buy on Amazon.

9. DR. WHO; $22.99

Just make sure you don’t accidentally send your glass into a different time period when you set it down.

Buy on Amazon.

10. RILAKKUMA; $1.95

Rilakkuma coaster
Bonanza

Cover your counter space with the cute face of Rilakkuma.

Buy on Bonanza.

11. HARRY POTTER; $50

Set of wood burned coasters featuring the crest of each Harry Potter house
Etsy

All the houses are present in this set of wood coasters.

Buy on Etsy.

12. FALLOUT; $25

fallout coasters
Etsy

Just because it’s the end of the world doesn’t mean all manners go out the door: Never forget to use a coaster!

Buy on Etsy.

13. BRAIN; $19.99

This set comes with 10 coasters, each with a slice of brain specimen. When you’re not using them, you can stack them together to create a full brain.

Buy on Amazon.

14. THE LAST AIRBENDER; FROM $13

Aang and his entourage face off on these wooden coasters.

Buy on Etsy.

15. BUFFY AND CO; $20

Getting totally wigged by the idea of a stained table? All your favorite characters from Buffy the Vampire Slayer can give you an assist.

Buy on Etsy.

16. STUDIO GHIBLI; $25

Studio Ghibli Stone Tile Coasters
Etsy

These coasters feature scenes from the classics My Neighbor Totoro, Princess Mononoke, Spirited Away, and Howl's Moving Castle.

Buy on Etsy.

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19 Unusual Socks for Snazzy Feet
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Kick it in one of these pairs of cool socks.

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1. ART; $15.99

Make your feet a canvas with these artsy socks. This set of eight pairs features classics including van Gogh's Starry Night and Botticelli's Birth of Venus.

Find it: Amazon

2. BOB ROSS; $12

Look at all those happy little trees! It's impossible not to smile while wearing these Bob Ross socks.

Find it: Amazon

3. ALIEN VISITOR; $11.50

I want to believe—in fancy footwear. These alien socks are perfect for Ufologists and other conspiracy theorists who always have an eye on the sky.

Find it: Amazon

4. SHARK CREW SOCKS; FROM $10.98

shark socks
Amazon

These fun socks make it look like sharks are eating your feet.

Find it: Amazon

5. TAPATIO; $10

These socks are hot! Just like the hot sauce they show.

Find it: Amazon

6. LIBRARY CARD; $10.25

Out of Print makes a variety of book-themed products for bibliophiles—and, even better, they donate one book for each pair of socks purchased. This particular pair looks like the library cards you might have found in libraries back in the day.

Find it: Amazon

7. WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE; $10

Here's another excellent selection from Out of Print. This pair of socks is dedicated to Where the Wild Things Are. The bottoms say "Let the Wild / Rumpus Start."

Find it: Out of Print

8. STUDIO GHIBLI; $12.50

Lovers of the films by Studio Ghibli will get a kick out of these striped socks. Each pair features a scene from a different movie: Spirited Away, My Neighbor Totoro, Kiki's Delivery Service, and Howl's Moving Castle.

Find it: Amazon

9. HELLO PUPPY DOGS; $12.95

These adorable socks have polka dots and giant dog faces on the front. Each pair comes with floppy ears that peek over the edge of the socks. The breeds include what looks like a Pomeranian, a Boston terrier, and a French bulldog.

Find it: Amazon

10. EINSTEIN; $12

These are the perfect socks to wear while filling up a blackboard with equations. The pair comes with a picture of Einstein sporting some cool shades.

Find it: Amazon

11. CONSTELLATIONS; $11.50

These fun socks feature a few constellations, including Ursa Minor and Orion.

Find it: Amazon

12. DOCTOR WHO; $14.95

Doctor Who Tardis Women's Knee High Socks
Jet

Doctor Who fans are going to want to get their hands on these knee high TARDIS socks.

Find it: Jet

13. POKEMON; $2.42

Pokemon Ankle Socks
AliExpress

Show off your love of Pokemon with Pikachu, Charmander, Psyduck, and Squirtle socks.

Find it: AliExpress

14. SAILOR MOON; $9.99

Defend the world against evil in the name of the Moon, with these Sailor socks. The pack of six comes with Sailor Moon, Sailor Mars, Sailor Mercury, Sailor Venus, Sailor Jupiter, and Chibiusa.

Find it: Amazon

15. THE LITTLE PRINCE; $10.25

According to the pilot in Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's classic book The Little Prince, the titular character probably hitches a ride off of his planet (B-612) and across the universe on a flock of birds. These Out of Print socks depict the pilot's drawing of the Little Prince taking to the skies.

Find it: Amazon

16. PENCILS; $10

Pencils are key for crosswords, drawings, and jotting down important notes. Celebrate the beloved writing utensil with these incredible socks.

Find it: Amazon

17. STORM TROOPER; $25

Stormtrooper socks
Buckle

These cool socks look just like Storm Troopers from the Star Wars franchise. They fit shoe sizes 9–12.

Find it: Buckle

18. SUSHI; $19.99

Sushi socks
Amazon

At first, this looks like a plush platter of sushi. When you unravel the "food," you'll discover it's actually two pairs of socks rolled to look like salmon and cucumber sushi.

Find it: Amazon

19. LEGO; $12

LEGO socks
Lord & Taylor

Stepping on LEGO bricks hurts, so protect yourself! We recommend this pair of LEGO-themed socks, plus a pair of slippers for good measure.

Find it: Lord & Taylor

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