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29% off RTIC 30 oz. Tumbler - Deal Alert

This 30oz. RTIC tumbler is made of stainless steel and double wall vacuum insulated to keep your drinks ice cold for up to 24 hrs - but works great for hot beverages as well. Features a shatterproof crystal clear lid so you always know how much you've got left.

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10 things Google should add to Google Home right away

Google Home has a good foundation, but it needs more features.

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Streaming-box app comparison: Roku vs. Chromecast vs. Apple TV vs. Fire TV vs. Android TV

It doesn't matter how cheap or how powerful a media box might be if you can't stream the programming you want. Here's how the major players compare.

Interview: Karen Walker, CMO, Cisco

IDG CMO Perspectives provides insight into the state of Marketing across industries from leading business executives. Karen Walker, CMO of Cisco, sat down for a three-part IDG CMO Perspectives series with Josh London, IDG’s CMO, to share her thoughts on marketing at Cisco. In Part 1, Karen and Josh discuss the art and science of marketing, the CMO’s evolving role and predictive marketing, among other things.

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NFL without cable: A cord cutter’s guide for the 2016 season

Watching sports without a big cable TV bundle has gotten a lot easier in the last year; NFL games are no exception.

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46% off VIAIR 85P Portable Air Compressor - Deal Alert

The Viair 85P is a small 12-volt portable air compressor with a built-in LED work light, that you power from your vehicle's cigarette lighter power port. It features a 10-foot cord and a max working pressure of 60psi. Currently discounted 46% off its list price.

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39% off LOOP International Travel Plug with USB Charging and Power Bank - Deal Alert

Get charged and powered-up in over 150 countries with this highly rated all-in-one travel gadget, currently discounted 39% to just $24.45.

The State of Solar 2017

Solar and other forms of renewable energy are the fastest growing energy sources in the U.S. As a result, renewable energy is expected to supply 80% of U.S. electricity by 2050.

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Twitter for Android TV brings streaming to the biggest screen in your house

The social network's foray into football and other programming is behind the push into your living room.

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29% off Hubsan X4 RC Quad Copter with Camera - Deal Alert

For the currently discounted price of just $37, the X4 from Hubsan is a pretty respectable quadcopter. It's extremely easy to fly, with a 6-axis flight control system and adjustable gyro sensitivity. It features a camera as well. Perfect for a beginner, but fun for the expert as well.

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Google Fiber TV app update makes it easier to find shows you actually want to watch

Not sure what to watch? Google Fiber TV app subscribers can now get recommendations on their best viewing options.

Facebook privacy settings: How to control your ad preferences

Facebook targets ads based on your activity. You can check--and change--what it thinks your interests are in Ad Preferences.

UPS Puts Consumers in Control

The UPS technology and marketing teams worked together to deliver the award-winning UPS Access Point network and UPS My Choice, an integrated system that allows customers to reroute packages to an Access Point location when they're not home for delivery.

Mingis on Tech: The MacBook Pro show-and-tell

It's a lot easier to judge a laptop when you've got it in hand -- especially when it's Apple's new MacBook Pro with the Touch Bar.

UHD Blu-ray Player comparison

Best 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player

An Ultra HD Blu-ray player brings you one step closer to bringing the movie theater experience into the home. Our top pick has all the features most people will need, and it's also the least expensive.

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Samsung UBD-K8500 Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: The best bang for your buck

You don't get a lot of extra features, but this player delivers excellent performance on both the video and audio fronts.

Panasonic DMP-UB900

Panasonic DMP-UB900 Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A great choice for audiophiles and home theater buffs

This is the only Blu-ray player we've seen that can also play DSD audio files, but don't pay the premium price unless you can take full advantage of its advanced features.

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Xbox One S review: A great Ultra HD Blu-ray player with weak surround-sound support

Microsoft promises a fix in 2017, but today the game console doesn't pass high-def audio bitstreams such as Dolby TrueHD or Dolby Atmos to the rest of your home-theater gear.

IT workers rally against offshore labor

IT employees from University of California San Francisco rallied together to voice concerns over the university's use of offshore labor.

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33% off MagicFiber Microfiber Cleaning Cloths For Screens and Other Delicate Surfaces, 30 Pack - Deal Alert

This extremely soft, high-quality and machine-washable microfiber material absorbs and safely removes dust, oil smudges, fingerprints, and dirt from eyeglasses, camera lenses, computer screens, televisions, and other delicate surfaces. Currently listed at 23% off for a 30-pack.

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42% off Vacu Vin Wine Saver Pump with 2 x Vacuum Bottle Stoppers - Deal Alert

The Wine Saver is a vacuum pump that extracts the air from an opened wine bottle and re-seals it using a rubber stopper. The airtight vacuum inhibits the oxidation process that is responsible for the deterioration of wine.