A New Way To Get Around Town
It's that time of year again, when an available taxi becomes like the Holy freaking Grail. Uber has already saved us a time or two, and now we're psyched to see another car-for-hire app on the scene: Whisk. The concept … Continued

Manhattan Group has recalled about 12,500 Quixel rattles sold from September 2011 through October 2013 because the colored arches (which hold sliding beads) can break, creating a choking hazard. For details and refund information, visit

What Not To Buy.

Two nonprofit groups have released their lists of the worst toys of 2013. In case you want to check your own list twice, the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood's list is here and World Against Toys Causing Harm's list is here.