The relationship between man and cord is an uneasy alliance. They're necessary, but annoying.

There are a slew of products for cord management at home, but your earbud cords are sometimes the most irritating to keep tangle-free.

If a simple hand trick isn't enough, a separate detangler may do the trick. Fred and Friends' new Rew gadget is a spool and cord holder in one — and keeps up the cute while it works, in the shape of a cassette tape. Irony and practicality in one!