Michael AnsaldoFreelance contributor, TechHive

Michael Ansaldo is veteran consumer and small-business technology journalist. He contributes regularly to TechHive and PCWorld.

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Best robot vacuums: We name the most effective cleaners

Vacuuming is one of the most hated household chores. Here are your best choices for outsourcing it to some automated help.

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Deebot Ozmo N8+ review: A self-emptying robot vac without the nosebleed price tag

This vacuum/mop hybrid delivers almost completely automated cleaning without breaking the bank.

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How cord-cutters can watch Major League Baseball without cable

Watching Major League Baseball without a cable subscription can be as difficult as hitting a hard slider. Our cord-cutting guide will help you find the sweet spot.

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Best home security camera: Keep an eye on the home front

A boom in wireless security cameras is inspiring a movement in DIY home surveillance. Follow our buying guide and read our reviews to find the best option for you.

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How cord-cutters can watch March Madness without paying for cable TV

Our cord-cutter's guide to March Madness shows you how you can watch every game in the tournament at the lowest possible cost.

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Wyze Robot Vacuum review: Top-shelf feature set with a budget price tag

Wyze continues to make advanced products affordable with its first robot vacuum.

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Proscenic M6 Pro robot vac/mop hybrid review: This bot mops as effectively as it vacuums

This robot vacuum's wet cleaning shines thanks, to a uniquely designed water tank.

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iLife A10 robot vacuum review: iLife's first mapping bot can't get out of its own way

The laser navigation and cleaning customization features show promise, but this robot vac's inconsistent performance and fussy app keep it from fulfilling its potential.

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The best video baby monitors: Keep eyes—and ears—on your bundle of joy

Today's baby monitors are more capable—and more complex—than ever. Here's how to find the right one, so you and your baby can get some sleep.

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Eufy RoboVac G30 Hybrid review: This budget-priced robot vac mops as well as vacuums

Excellent navigation and solid cleaning performance make this household helper a great value.

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Proscenic P11 cordless vacuum review: Super suction specs don't result in cleaner floors

Despite impressive suction specs, this stick vacuum struggled to to leave floors spotless.

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Panasonic video baby monitor (model KX-HN4101W) review: This system has everything new parents need

With pan and tilt; sound, motion, and temperature detection; and a built-in library of lullabies, this baby monitoring system should help everyone sleep easier.

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Best robot mops: We review the most scrupulous scrubbers for your home's hard surface floors

Skip the bucket and the back-bending labor and let one of these specialized robots scour the stains from your hardwood, laminate, tile, vinyl, linoleum, and other solid surface flooring.

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How to watch the 2021 Super Bowl without cable

Options abound for checking out all the championship action on whatever screen you choose.

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Vacos Cam review: This promising security camera is handcuffed to a mess of an app

Slow load times, video playback problems, and cloud connectivity issues plague this battery-powered security camera.