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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EZVIZ C1C Indoor Wi-Fi Camera review: a full-featured budget security camera

For just $20, you get solid security in a simple package.

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BetterAir Biotica800 review: Using probiotics to combat indoor pollutants

This unconventional air purifier claims to tackle organic irritants like mold, dust mites, and pet dander at their source.

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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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iRobot Braava Jet m6 review: a smarter robot mop

The Braava Jet m6 can map your rooms, recognize carpet, and even clean in sequence with select Roomba vacuums.

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Kaiterra Laser Egg+ CO2 review: an improved air quality monitor

With the addition of carbon dioxide detection, the latest Laser Egg device provides more complete protection from common pollutants.

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Sticker-Eye Wire-Free AI Smart Home Camera review: Wire free, subscription free, and hassle free

Sticker Eye eliminates many of the bothersome aspects of camera ownership without sacrificing the security.

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U.S. Senators press Amazon for answers about Ring security

In a letter to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, lawmakers question Ring's suspect security practices and push for more details.

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Arlo Pro 3 review: 2K video, motion tracking, and more highlight the latest Arlo security camera

The third-generation indoor/outdoor leaps forward on the shoulders of the top-of-the-line Arlo Ultra.

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iRobot Roomba s9+ review: this robot vacuum's advancements are worth the money if you can afford it

The self-emptying Roomba gets a new design, improved navigation, more powerful suction, and the ability to couple with iRobot's Braava jet m6 robot mop to perform tag-team cleanings.

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Blurams Dome Pro review: Advanced security features at an affordable price

This pan-and-tilt camera makes facial recognition, motion tracking, and other AI-driven capabilities accessible to modest budgets.

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How to watch the final game of the World Series without cable

Don't miss a postseason pitch, read our cord-cutter's guide to the 2018 MLB playoffs and the World Series.

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Basketball without cable: A cord-cutter's guide to the NBA

Cord-cutters can get their fill of big nationally televised games, but local broadcasts are still left on the bench.

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Ecovacs Deebot 661 robot vacuum review: This is a budget friendly vacuum/mop hybrid

Despite a few navigation hiccups, this convertible robot is an affordable entry point for those who want their vacuum to do double duty as a mop.

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iLife A9 robot vacuum review: This is an attractive and affordable cleaner

This inexpensive robot vacuum features an innovative filtration system.

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EufyCam E review: Onboard storage sets this familiar-looking security camera apart

The brand behind the RoboVac line of robot vacuums is looking to keep your house safe as well as clean with its EufyCam E indoor/outdoor security camera.