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.


NFL without cable: A cord-cutter’s guide for the 2021 pro football season

Whether you've cut the cord or are sticking with cable, our guide will show you all the ways you can watch America's favorite sport on TV, including Monday Night Football and NFL RedZone.

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BodyGuardz 360 Degree Security Camera review: Security you can take with you

This camera provides full-room coverage, but the manufacturer has some issues to iron out.

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Yeedi Vac Station review: An affordable self-emptying robot vac that also mops

Yeedi's latest offering is an impressive and affordable option for those who want to jump on the self-emptying robot vacuum trend.

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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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Eufy SoloCam E40 review: Cam security with no subscription required

This wireless home security camera records video footage to onboard storage, so you don't need to pay for a cloud subscription.

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EZVIZ C6W indoor security camera review: A pan-and-tilt camera for modest budgets

At less than $100, this system is surprisingly solid, but it's hampered by an erratic app.

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Ultenic T10 robot vac/mop hybrid review: Another great cleaner with a clunky app

You can almost fully automate your floor cleaning with this self-emptying robot vac/mop hybrid, but the app doesn't make it easy.

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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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Reolink Argus 3 Pro review: An affordable 2K security camera

Excellent image quality, intelligent motion detection, and free storage options are the highlights of this Arlo alternative.

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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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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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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.