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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, August 10.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

APIE Portable Wireless Outdoor Bluetooth Speaker IPX6 Waterproof Dual 10W Drivers, Enhanced Bass, Built in Mic,water Resistant,Beach, Shower & Home for $39.99 (list price $159.00)

SENSO Bluetooth Headphones, Best Wireless Sports Earphones w/ Mic IPX7 Waterproof HD Stereo Sweatproof Earbuds for Gym Running Workout 8 Hour Battery Noise Cancelling Headsets for $36.97 (list price $169.99)

The Game of Things Board Game for $23.99 (list price $41.99)

LONENESSL Digital Cam Phone Tripod Set: Portable and Adjustable Camera Stand Holder With Bluetooth Remote and Universal Clip For Any Smartphone Cam and Go Pro, Self Timer For Selfie, Bends and Rotates for $10.79 (list price $27.99)

Tensun USB Charger Plug 4-Port USB Wall Charger with US UK EU Worldwide Universal Travel Adapter for iPad, iPhone 7 / 6s / 6 / 5s / 5/ Plus, SE, Galaxy S7 / S6 Edge, S5, Note, LG, Nexus, HTC for $15.99 (list price $38.99)

AMIR 3 in 1 HD Clip-on Cell Phone Camera Lens Kit, 10x Macro Lens & 0.4x Wide Angle Lens & 180° Fisheye Lens for Samsung Galaxy, Android & Most Smartphones for $10.99 (list price $46.99)

Corsair Crystal Series 570X RGB - Tempered Glass, Premium ATX Mid-Tower Case Cases CC-9011098-WW for $179.99 (list price $179.99)

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive 64GB for iPhone and iPad, Black/Silver, (SDIX30N-064G-GN6NN) for $47.99 (list price $79.99)

KMASHI 10000mAh Portable Power Bank with Dual USB Ports 3.1A Output and 2A Input - Black for $10.99 (list price $29.99)

Oculus Rift + Touch Virtual Reality System for $399.00 (list price $499.00)

Smart Watch Waterproof Hear Rate Pedometet IP68 Water Resistant for Swimming Sports GV68 Bluetooth Smartwatches for Android and IOS (Green) for $47.99 (list price $284.99)

Fortress Mount TV Wall Mount for 40-75" TVs up to 165 lbs with 9-feet Braided HDMI Cable for $24.99 (list price $89.99)

DualShock 4 Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4 - Silver for (list price $64.99)

Cowin E-7 Active Noise Cancelling Wireless Bluetooth Over-ear Stereo Headphones - Black for $69.99 (list price $99.99)

Helicopter Balloon Summer Party Balloons Air Flying Toys For Kids With 24 Balloons 12 Pack for $9.99 (list price $39.00)

KITCHEN

NutriBullet 12-Piece High-Speed Blender/Mixer System, Gray for $59.99 (list price $79.99)

Etekcity Digital Kitchen Scale Multifunction Food Scale with Removable Bowl 2.15L Liquid Volume Room Temperature and Timer, 11lb 5kg, Backlight LCD Display for $15.39 (list price $39.99)

[20 Pack] 32 Oz. 2 Compartment Meal Prep Containers Durable BPA Free Plastic Reusable Food Storage Container Microwave & Dishwasher Safe w/ Airtight Lid For Portion Control & Bento Box Lunch Box for $15.29 (list price $27.00)

Crock-Pot 6-Quart Programmable Cook & Carry Slow Cooker with Digital Timer, Stainless Steel , SCCPVL610-S for $31.98 (list price $59.99)

4 Permanent Coffee Filters for Keurig B30, B31, B40, B41, B60, B70, K40, K45, K65, K75. Replaces Keurig My K-cup(tm), Solofill(tm), Ekobrew(tm) and all other reusable coffee filters for Keurig Home Single Cup Brewing Systems for $5.59 (list price $10.95)

Utopia Kitchen Premium Class Stainless-Steel 12 Knife Set with Acrylic Stand for $33.99 (list price $299.91)

Silicone Spatula Set,Besiva 3-piece 600ºF Heat-Resistant Spatulas & Baking Spoon ,Safe Soft and Non-stick Flexible Rubber Spatulas with Stainless Steel Core Design(Red) for $9.99 (list price $29.99)

SodaStream Fizzi Sparkling Water Maker, Red for $59.99 (list price $79.99)

Xpener 5 Blades Herb Scissors with Cleaning Brush,Green for $8.99 (list price $49.99)

ISSIKI Kitchen Pastry Cutter Red Stainless Steel - Professional Baking Dough Blender with Blades for $5.77 (list price $51.96)

Savvy Coffee French Press Coffee Maker and Stainless Steel Coffee Scoop Gift Set - 34 Oz for (list price )

Royal Classic White Kitchen Towels, 15-Pack 100% Natural Cotton Dish Towels, 14 x 25 inches Flour Sack Towels - Make Great Bar Towels for $12.97 (list price $29.99)

ThermoPro TP03A Digital Food Cooking Thermometer Instant Read Meat Thermometer for Kitchen BBQ Grill Smoker for $10.99 (list price $29.99)

HOME

Trend Lab Bamboo Wall Clock, Owl for $30.91 (list price $33.95)

Eddie Bauer Sherpa Throw, Midnight for $23.39 (list price $28.34)

Vornado VFAN Jr. Vintage Air Circulator Fan, Green for $59.99 (list price $79.99)

Hardware House 689497 Sunset Collection 4-Piece Bathroom Accessory Set, Satin Nickel for $19.98 (list price $29.92)

Norcho Soft Microfiber Non-slip Antibacterial Rubber Luxury Bath Mat Rug 31"x19" White for $21.98 (list price $42.99)

Umbra Aquala Bamboo Bathtub Caddy, Natural for $34.99 (list price $38.67)

Bormioli Rocco Dedalo Ice Bucket with Tongs for $9.28 (list price $32.00)

Holmes HBF2010A-WM 21-Inch by 4.5-Inch Box Fan, 3 Speed-Settings, Metal Frame, 20-Inch Blade, White for $15.29 (list price $24.99)

Eufy Humos Air 1.1, Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier with Auto Humidity Control, Ultra-Quiet Operation, 1.1 Gallon / 4 Liter Capacity, Up to 26 Hours of Use, Auto Shut-Off, and Aromatherapy Diffuser for $54.99 (list price $79.99)

MILLIARD 2" Gel Infused Memory Foam Mattress Topper + Ultra Soft Removable Bamboo Cover with Non-Slip Bottom Queen 78"x58"x2” for $99.99 (list price $119.99)

Pinzon 190 Gram Heavyweight Velvet Flannel Sheet Set - Queen, Graphite for $52.49 (list price $54.90)

AmazonBasics Hypoallergenic Vinyl-Free Waterproof Mattress Protector, Full for $8.92 (list price $23.99)

BasketsBinsBoxes White Canvas Cotton Storage Bin for Home Organization. Collapsible and perfect for use in Nurseries,Car Trunks,Shelves,Counter tops,Bathrooms or for Gifting! for $10.99 (list price $14.99)

Unique Loom 3137827 Sofia Collection 5 8 Feet (5' x 8) Traditional Oriental Distressed Vintage Area Rug, 5 x 8, Turquoise for $69.00 (list price $138.00)

Champ Grip. Strongest Grippers Mop Broom Holders with 5 Ball Slots and 6 Hooks. Items Guaranteed Non Slide. Life-time Guarantee. for $11.99 (list price $25.99)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Ohuhu 40 Colors Dual Tips Art Sketch Twin Permanent Marker Pens Highlighters with Carrying Case for Painting Coloring Highlighting and Underlining for $19.99 (list price $40.00)

uni-ball 207 Colors Retractable Gel Pens, Medium Point (0.7mm), Assorted, 8 Count for $7.40 (list price $10.48)

Expo Low-Odor Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, 16-Pack, Assorted for $7.44 (list price $13.86)

Sharpie Permanent Markers, Fine Point, Black, 12 Count for $5.39 (list price $7.65)

Rolodex Mesh Collection Drawer Organizer, Black (22131) for $8.84 (list price $13.74)

AmazonBasics Legal/Wide Ruled 8-1/2 by 11-3/4 Legal Pad - Canary (50 sheets per pad, 12 pack) for $8.37 (list price $11.99)

Swingline Laminator, Thermal, Inspire Plus Lamination Machine, 9" Max Width, Quick Warm-Up, Includes Laminating Pouches, White / Gray (1701857ECR) for $20.85 (list price $23.00)

Serta Big and Tall Smart Layers Tranquility Executive Office Chair with AIR Technology, Black for $203.49 (list price $479.99)

Swingline High Heel Stapler, 20 Sheets, Plastic, Black (S7070971) for $7.71 (list price $14.99)

Scotch Precision Ultra Edge Titanium Scissors, 8 Inch, 3-Pack (1458-3AMZ) for $11.26 (list price $25.62)

BIC Round Stic Xtra Life Ball Pen, Medium Point (1.0 mm), Black, 36-Count for $3.79 (list price $10.25)

X-ACTO SchoolPro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener, Heavy Duty, Blue/Grey for $21.94 (list price $29.98)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Oral-B Black Pro 1000 Power Rechargeable Electric Toothbrush Powered by Braun for $39.99 (list price $69.99)

Beautural Portable Fabric Shaver and Lint Remover with 2-Speeds, Adjustable Shave Height, Dual Protection for Your Clothes, Quickly and Effectively Remove Fluff, Lint, and Bobbles for $10.34 (list price $22.99)

PURELL Advanced Instant Hand Sanitizer - Travel Sized Jelly Wrap Portable Sanitizer Bottles, Scented - (1 oz, Pack of 8) for $10.45 (list price $15.00)

Scalpmaster Shampoo Brush, Purple for $3.40 (list price $14.99)

Batiste Dry Shampoo, Original, 3 Count for $17.64 (list price $23.99)

Gillette Fusion Manual Men’s Razor Blade Refills, 12 Count, Mens Razors / Blades for $33.97 (list price $47.99)

Babyganics Mineral-Based Baby Sunscreen Lotion, SPF 50, 6oz Tube (Pack of 2) for $18.30 (list price $22.98)

Premium Beauty Sponge Makeup Blender for Powder, Concealer and Foundation Applicator – Make Up Sponge for Cosmetic Blending for $6.95 (list price $14.97)

Waterpik Aquarius Water Flosser, WP-660 for $59.99 (list price $79.99)

Wahl Elite Pro High Performance Haircut Kit #79602 for $39.97 (list price $82.99)

Revlon 1875W Infrared Hair Dryer for Faster Drying & Maximum Shine for $16.19 (list price $29.99)

Reusable Lint Roller and Lint Roller Refills for Pet Hair,Floor,Carpets,Clothes,Furniture,Sofa for $19.54 (list price $28.80) 

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

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 $15.95 (list price $29.99)

Coleman Oversized Quad Chair with Cooler for $27.99 (list price $36.99)

OXA Scuba Diving Snorkel Set including Dry Top Snorkel, 2-Windows Tempered Glass Mask and Trek Fins (Blue, S/M) for $39.99 (list price $59.99)

Covery 3 in 1 Soil Tester Moisture Meter, Light and PH acidity Tester, Plant Tester for Garden, Farm, Lawn, Indoor & Outdoor (No Battery needed) Easy Read Indicator for $7.99 (list price $29.99)

Play Platoon Lawn Dice - Giant Wooden Yard Dice Game for Playing Endless Outdoor Games for $27.99 (list price $50.00)

GAME 4855 Spa and Pool Vacuum for $35.12 (list price $39.99)

Fitness Master Fruit Infuser Water Bottle, 32-Ounce for $9.97 (list price $29.97)

Fit Simplify Resistance Loop Exercise 5 Bands with Instructional Booklet ,Carry Bag, eBook and Online Videos for $11.95 (list price $44.98)

Armband for iPhone 6 Plus/6S plus by Smartomni, Sport Armband with Adjustable Length Band w/ Key Slots and Card Slot Compatible with Most of 5.5" Devices (Black) Bike Running or Any Fitness Activity for $7.99 (list price $14.99)

Yoga Swing, Ultra Strong Antigravity Yoga Hammock, Aerial Flying Hammock, Sling, Inversion Tool Yoga Fitness for Air Yoga Inversion Exercises, Blue for $42.59 (list price $135.99)

Fitness Master Hand Grip Strengthener with Adjustable Resistance from 20 to 90 lbs for $9.97 (list price $29.97)

Golden Scute Micro-Foamed/Ultra-Thin Nitrile Coated Work Glove, Touchscreen Technology, Safety Gloves for Landscaping, Material Handling, Gardening, Assembly, 6 Pairs (Extra Large/Size 10) for $16.49 (list price $29.99)

TOOLS

Vastar AG111 3 Pack 23.6 Inch Drain Snake Hair Drain Clog Remover Cleaning Tool for $6.79 (list price $15.99)

InnoGear Upgraded Solar Lights 2-in-1 Waterproof Outdoor Landscape Lighting Spotlight Wall Light Auto On/Off for Yard Garden Driveway Pathway Pool (Warm White Light) for $25.99 (list price $99.99)

J5 Tactical V1-Pro Flashlight The Original 300 Lumen Ultra Bright, LED 3 Mode Flashlight for $12.95 (list price $29.95)

GRDE Zoomable 3 Modes Super Bright LED Headlamp with Rechargeable Batteries, Car Charger, Wall Charger and USB Cable for $22.99 (list price $22.99)

Homasy Wireless Doorbell Kit, Operating at 600 Feet with 52 Chimes, 4 Level Volume, 1 Receiver & 1 Weatherproof Push Button with Sound and LED Flash (White) for $9.99 (list price $19.99)

Petcube Play: Pet Camera with 1080p Video, 2-Way Audio, Night Vision, and Laser Toy for $172.76 (list price $199.00)

Evenflo Position and Lock Tall Pressure Mount Wood Gate for $22.99 (list price $29.99)

Qooltek Multipurpose Laser Level laser measure Line 8ft+ Measure Tape Ruler Adjusted Standard and Metric Rulers for $13.98 (list price $24.99)

Etekcity Lasergrip 774 Non-contact Digital Laser Infrared Thermometer Temperature Gun -58℉~ 716℉ (-50℃ ~ 380℃), Yellow and Black for $17.88 (list price $37.88)

CONBEE Professional 7mm-19mm Universal Gator Socket Adapter Grip with Power Drill Adapter Tool Universal Repair Tools for $8.99 (list price $14.99)

Stanley 018800R Mobile Work Center for $26.39 (list price $42.74)

SUPER STRONG - Hitecera - Super Strong Magnets Surround Almost Entire Wrist! Magnetic Wristband, Keeps Screws, Nails and Light Tools Handy While Working. (1-Pack) for $5.95 (list price $9.95)

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12 Adorable Corgi-Themed Products Every Dog Lover Needs
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Obsessed with corgis? We don't blame you. These short-legged, perpetually happy doggos are simply adorable. Here are 12 amazing corgi products you need in your life (with love for both Pembroke Welsh Corgis and Cardigan Welsh Corgis).

1. PLANTERS; $10.98

Corgi planter
Amazon

This set of two succulent planters is perfect for showing off your green thumb. One dog carries buds on his back while the other holds a water can. You can use them as desk organizers, too.

Find It: Amazon

2. CORGI AND PEACH BACKPACK; $59.95

Corgi butt peach emoji backpack
CorgiCrew, Etsy

Corgis have cute butts; the peach emoji looks like one. The two are a match made in heaven on this adorable backpack.

Find It: Etsy

3. CORGI ONESIE; FROM $18.99

Corgi onesie
Amazon

Snuggle up with your corgi in this fleece onesie: you two will match perfectly!

Find It: Amazon

4. CORGI BEACH PARTY BAG; $12.99

Corgi Beach Party Tote Bag
ThinkGeek

A ThinkGeek original, this tote features corgis gallivanting at the beach.

Find It: ThinkGeek

5. SHOULDER BAG; $28.99

Corgi-shaped purse
Amazon

This whimsical corgi-shaped crossbody bag makes a big statement.

Find It: Amazon

6. CORGI BUTT MUG; $11.99

Guess What Corgi Butt Coffee Mug
Amazon

This funny mug is perfect for dog lovers who can't get enough of corgi backsides.

Find It: Amazon

7. CORKI BOTTLE STOPPER; $8.49

Corki Wine and Beverage Bottle Stopper
Amazon

This "Corki" stopper is the perfect way to preserve an open bottle of wine.

Find It: Amazon

8. ROYAL CORGI POUCH; $12

Corgi-print pouch
fluffymafi, Redbubble

Show your love for the Queen's love of corgis with this royal pouch.

Find It: Redbubble

9. PHONE CASE; $35.99

Corgi cherry blossom-print phone case
Corgi Crew, Society6

This cherry blossom and corgi-print phone case comes in a wide range of iPhone and Galaxy models. Choose from three levels of protection: slim, tough, and adventure. The shop, Corgi Crew, has tons more patterns featuring corgis with things like doughnuts, coffee, cacti, and cupcakes.

Find It: Society6

10. CORGI BUTT COIN PURSE; $9.99

Corgi Butt Small Coin Purse
Amazon

Store your cash and cards in this adorable, fluffy corgi coin purse.

Find It: Amazon

11. SEND A CORGI; $34.95

Corgi goodie box
Cute Dose

This box of corgalicious goodies makes a great gift for the dog lover in your life or a "just because" treat for yourself. For $34.95, you get a corgi plush, a pair of socks from Socksmith, and a "Hey Corgeous" note card.

Find It: Cute Dose

12. CORGI BUTT MOUSE PAD; $16.69

Corgi Butt Silicone Mouse Pad
Amazon

This corgi butt wrist-support mouse pad has a perfect five-star rating on Amazon. According to reviewers, in addition to being amusing, it's very comfortable and the design keeps your wrist supported perfectly. Win-win.

Find It: Amazon

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18 Smart Products To Help You Kick Off Summer
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Whether you’re trying to spiff up your backyard barbeque or cultivate your green thumb, these summertime gadgets will help you celebrate the season from solstice to the dog days.

1. ROSÉ WINE GLASSES; $60

Rosé Wine Glass
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Wine not? When the temperature rises and beer isn’t your thing, reach for the rosé. Riedel’s machine-blown SST (see, smell, taste) wine glasses will give the sparkly stuff ample room to breathe, making every refreshing sip worthwhile.

Find It: Amazon

2. NERF N-STRIKE ELITE SURGEFIRE; $25

Nerf SurgeFire
Hasbro

Why It’s Cool: The N-Strike Elite SurgeFire (say that five-times-fast) sports a pump-action rotating drum for maximum foam-based firepower and holds up to 15 Nerf darts in its arsenal.

Find It: Hasbro Toy Shop

3. BUSHEL & BERRY PLANTS; $34

plant
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: You don’t need to have a green thumb to create a brag-worthy garden this summer. Besides producing snackable mid-season berries, these open-growing bushes can be planted immediately for easy set-up to make you look like a botanical pro.

Find It: Amazon

4. INFLATABLE DONUT; $17

Doughnut float
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: When the only dunking you’re doing is taking a dip in the pool, a 48-inch inflatable donut is the perfect way to stay afloat.

Find It: Amazon

5. STAR SPANGLED SPATULA; $21

American flag spatula
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: O say can you see by your grill’s charcoal light / Meats so proudly we cooked ... with a star spangled spatula. Depending on the specific model, these all-American grilling tools (designed in New Jersey and made in Chicago) are made of a combination of walnut and stainless steel or nylon. As an added bonus: 5 percent of the proceeds go to the Penn Abramson Cancer Center.

Find It: Amazon

6. MLB HOT DOG BRANDERS; $8 AND UP

MLB San Diego Padres Hot Dog BBQ Brander
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Take your hot dogs, sausages, brats, and more out to the ballgame without ever leaving your grill. These branders from Pangea Brands are dishwasher-safe and made of ceramic-coated cast iron.

Find It: Amazon

7. UNA GRILL; $139

grill
MoMA Shop

Why It’s Cool: This portable charcoal-heated grill is as efficient as it is stylish. The compact size lets you cook at the park, after hitting up MoMA, or anywhere in between.

Find It: MoMa Shop

8. HAMBURGER GRILLING BASKET; $21


Why It’s Cool: Made of steel and finished with a non-stick coating, this grilling tool flips four burgers at once and maintains perfect burger proportions to guarantee nobody stays hungry for long.

Find It: Amazon

9. COPPER FIRE PIT; $121

metal fire pit
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: The grill isn’t the only place for a roaring fire this summer. This 100 percent solid copper fire pit makes for the perfect gathering spot at your next BBQ, or just to warm up after a cool summer evening.

Find It: Amazon

10. BENDY STRAW POOL NOODLE FLOAT; $10

Bendy Straw Inflatable Pool Float
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Inflatable pool floats shouldn’t be boring, and this bendy straw float definitely does not suck. This unique spin on traditional pool noodles is sure to make for some cheesy jokes, but at least you’ll be comfortable floating in the pool or at the beach.

Find It: Amazon

11. GRIDDLER DELUXE; $111

Cuisinart GR-150 Griddler Deluxe
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: If you’re looking for some serious panini power, this griddler offers up a versatile lineup of six cooking options in one. And with dual-zone functions you can sling burgers while searing filets and sautéeing vegetables all at the same time.

Find It: Amazon

12. VINTAGE SNOW CONE MAKER; $30

Vintage Snow Cone Maker
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: With its old-timey design, dual cone shelf, and endless flavor options, this snow cone maker is guaranteed create a cool treat.

Find It: Amazon

13. DACHSHUND CORN ON THE COB HOLDERS; $7

Dog Corn Holders
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: While meat-lovers will inevitably scarf down a lot of hot dogs this summer, vegetarians who happen to love another kind of dog will be smitten with these stainless steel, Dachshund-shaped corn on the cob prongs. They’re a fun spin on a summer grilling favorite.

Find It: Amazon

14. ICE CREAM SANDWICH MAKER; $16

Ice Cream Sandwich Maker
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Four sandwiches are better than one, especially when they're of the ice cream variety. Make four ice cream sandwiches at once with this homemade spin on a classic cold treat.

Find It: Amazon

15. UE WONDERBOOM; $68

Bluetooth speaker
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Besides delicious food and great company, some memorable tunes are required for the quintessential barbeque. This portable bluetooth speaker offers up some booming sound in a small package, and with a battery power of 10 hours on a single charge you can keep the party going all night.

Find It: Amazon

16. ROLLORS GAME; $38

Rollors Backyard Game
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: When you’re sick of bocce, hate horseshoes, and you’re over cornhole, you might want to take up “rollors,” a family-friendly game that combines your favorite traditional backyard festivities into one game for people of all ages.

Find It: Amazon

17. HAMMOCK; $174

hammock
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Rest easy knowing that this 100 percent hand-woven and hand-dyed cotton hammock contributes to artisan job-creation in Thailand.

Find It: Amazon

18. VSSL SURVIVAL ESSENTIALS; $59

Emergency Survival Tent Outdoors
Amazon

Why It’s Cool: Compact, convenient, and durable, the VSSL Shelter can come in handy when things don’t go quite as planned. The device—which features a lightweight emergency shelter all within the handle of a compact, weather-resistant aluminum LED flashlight—is designed to keep you safe under the worst conditions.

Find It: Amazon

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