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 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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A cord-cutters' guide to watching the Stanley Cup playoffs without cable

After a shortened, disrupted NHL season, the playoffs are under way with plenty of ways for cord-cutters to follow the puck

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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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Papalook BM1 Full 1080P HD Baby Monitor review: This award-winning baby monitor is full of features parents love

With temperature and noise detection, night vision, and a 5-inch color displaye, the BM1 should help parents and baby sleep better.

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Proscenic 850T review: A no-fuss robot vacuum that also mops

Cleaning performance and ease of use are the focus of this budget bot.

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The best indoor air quality monitors: Identify the pollutants that can compromise your health and comfort

Whether you suffer from allergies or asthma or just want to optimize your indoor environment, these devices will give you insight into the air you're breathing.

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Sharp FXJ80UW Air Purifier review: Breathe easier in big rooms

Sharp's capable large-room purifier uses a two-prong approach to eliminate pollutants, but it suffers from a complicated, buggy setup.

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Dreame Bot L10 review: A better "seeing" robot vacuum

This vacuum/mop hybrid uses advanced LiDAR to get a better understanding of your room layout and provide collision-free cleaning.

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Arlo Pro 4 security camera review: Wireless, 2K resolution, and a built-in spotlight

The latest Arlo Pro camera leaves the base station behind for truly wire-free connectivity.

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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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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.