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Has your personality been feeling a little one-dimensional lately? With this week's best shoe deals, we're highlighting footwear that'll let you unleash your inner bad boy or girl ... or rein them in. Save $140 on a pair of Steve Madden boots, get $39 off some L.L.Bean penny loafers, or score a pair of Body Central ballet flats for just $7.
It all started when you saw a really cute DIY sofa on Pinterest. Sixty yards of faux leather later, you're staring at some kind of large, rectangular spider — and it appears to be on fire. All you want is your old furniture back, but you cannibalized it to make the fire-spider. Fear not! We've rounded up the weeks' best home and furniture deals.
Most of the country is still stuck in that awkward phase between winter and spring, when the sun spends all day hidden under a blanket of clouds. No worries, we've got the skinny on places where the sun is shining, and we've rounded up the weeks' best travel deals to get you there. Hop a Spirit Airlines roundtrip flight to Florida for as little as $60, cruise to the Bahamas at a $180 savings, and fly to the Land of the Rising Sun (or another Asian destination) for just $713.
We sure hope you're hungry, because today we're highlighting the week's tastiest food and drink deals. Enjoy a steak and lobster combo at Outback Steakhouse for just $15, save $100 on NakedWines orders of $160 or more, and score free Frosty Jr's from Wendy's all summer long.
Parents tend to stick to the birthday/Christmas gift schedule, but sometimes it's fun to just surprise your kid with a new toy. Turn your little one's ordinary day into an awesome day with this weeks' best toy deals.
A truly thorough spring cleaning means getting rid of your ancient tech, including your old tablet that's just barely chugging along. To help you find a new favorite toy, we've rounded up five Editors' Choice tablet deals. Get the cheapest iPad Air we've seen since Black Friday, save $110 on a Kindle Fire HD, or replace your laptop with a Lenovo Miix 2 8 for just $200.
Guys, we'd all like to forget winter for awhile, what with this past season's polar vortexes and mountains of snow. Unfortunately, the earth's axis is tilted and that means the Starks will always be right: winter is coming. Fortunately, we've rounded up the best men's coat deals of the week so you can prepare for next year's abominable adventures now.
Pulling on a new pair of shoes can make you feel like you're on top of the world. Because everyone deserves to feel that way, we've rounded up five Editors' Choice shoe deals that include awesome offers for both men and women. Score a pair of Bass oxfords at $37 off, get an extra 50% off a pair of Steve Madden boots, or save $107 on some Tory Burch sneakers.
Accessories often get a bum rap, and are relegated to the "unnecessary fashion" corner where we keep the experimental shoes and ballroom attire. But if you don't think about buying them, you'll miss out on some really useful wearables. That's why we've rounded up the week's best deals on practical accessories!
The app markets are filled with so-called "free-to-play" games, and it's no wonder: the most popular free games can rake in millions of dollars per day. These apps generally make money through a combination of advertising and in-app purchases. However, a recent survey found that about 0.15% of mobile gamers are making 50% of all the in-app purchases in free-to-play games. Read on as we take a hard look at this trend in mobile gaming.