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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Immedia Blink security camera review: The low price tag comes at the cost of features

An attractive price tag and free cloud storage aren't enough to make this stripped-down security camera stand out.

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Netgear Arlo Q home security camera review: A safe bet

Netgear's indoor security camera follows the Nest Cam blueprint, perhaps a little too closely.

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Samsung SmartCam HD Plus review: This Nest Cam clone is more than a knock-off

This security camera packs a wealth of customizable features in a familiar package.

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D-Link DCS-2630L Full HD Ultra-Wide View Wi-Fi Camera review: This solid product needs a full-featured app

This camera boasts highly customizable security features, but you'll need your computer to access them.

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Foscam R2 Wireless 1080P IP Camera review: Strong on security, but definitely not DIY

A tedious setup process nearly tanks this otherwise excellent Wi-Fi camera.

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Ezviz Mini review: The only thing smaller than this security camera is its price tag

This tiny Wi-Fi camera is big on value, offering most of the features of its bigger competitors at a fraction of the price.

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10 truly classy tech gifts for $50 or less

These hot-ticket holiday items won't bust your budget. You'll be sure to delight any gadget-lover, and still have money left over to buy something cool for yourself.

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Flir FX review: This security camera needs work to compete in a crowded category

Flir's first home security camera boasts an impressive array of features, but bugs hold it back from greatness.

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Arcsoft Simplicam review: Sophisticated security done simply

True to its name, Simplicam offers an intuitive, highly customizable home monitoring solution.

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MyFox Security Camera review: This stylish camera is slim on customization options

The French home-security manufacturer's standalone camera is more attractive than most, but it handcuffs users with limited management options.

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Dispelling the hype swirling around high dynamic range TV

Hollywood loves HDR and so should you. Here's how it's making 4K's future brighter.

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VidiPath technology promises to make pay-TV streaming seamless and painless

DLNA's new wireless protocol lets you transmit cable-box content to every screen in your home, without any new wires..

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Everything you need to know about DLNA: The de facto home-entertainment network standard

If you've ever wished for a way to stream media from your PC to another device, you should know about this technology.