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How to make your Google/Nest smart speakers, displays, and cameras listen for suspicious sounds

Thanks to Google’s new Nest Aware plans, Google Home and Nest devices can now keep an ear out for the sounds of smoke alarms and breaking glass.

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Aukey SK-M30 Eclipse Bluetooth speaker review: Stylish design and satisfactory sound

Aukey's SK-M30 Eclipse is an affordable and very attractive Bluetooth speaker. The sound doesn't quite live up to its looks, but it's very good for the price.

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Bang & Olufsen’s second-generation Beosound A1 Bluetooth speaker gets onboard Alexa

The latest version of Bang & Olufsen’s luxurious Bluetooth speaker comes with built-in Alexa, along with a lighter design and aptX Adaptive support.

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How coronavirus is speeding up a la carte cord-cutting

Coronavirus has accelerated the move to a la carte cord-cutting.

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Ring Smart Lighting Solar Pathlight review: Everything we loved about the original model, and less (batteries, that is)

You'll get the most value from this great path light if you've also invested in—or plan to—other home security devices in the ever-widening Ring ecosystem.

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Amazon’s Fire HD 8 tablet refresh brings faster speeds and slimmer bezels for slightly more

Amazon's new Fire HD 8 tablets bring more speed and a better design for $10 more.

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Wink's switch to mandatory subscriptions gets pushed back a week

Wink users now have seven more days to decide whether to pay a monthly subscription fee or jump to a new platform.

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Kangaroo’s $20 Doorbell Camera lets you keep an eye on your doorstep

Kangaroo’s $20 Doorbell Camera is one of the cheapest smart doorbells we’ve ever seen, although its functionality is limited.

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This refubished Roomba 980 is down to the best price we've ever seen

Get a refurbished iRobot Roomba 980 Wi-Fi vacuum for just $340, more than $550 off the price of a new one and the lowest we've ever seen.

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Sony's 3.1-channel HT-G700 soundbar boasts Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support

This new mid-range soundbar from Sony delivers object-based Dolby Atmos and DTS:X audio without the need for upfiring drivers.

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5 ways to improve your relationship with Google Assistant

Learn how to change the sound of Google Assistant’s voice, teach it your nickname, make your conversations flow better, and more.

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Spotify’s Group Session feature lets your friends control your music queue

Once you've created a Group Session, your friends can take charge of your Spotify tunes in real time.

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Get three months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $20 off

CDKeys is selling a three month subscription to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for $25.39.

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Sony X800H 4K UHD TV review: This 65-inch TV has a great feature set for the price

Sony's X800H offers a good image with outstanding motion compensation, though the lack of local dimming means weak blacks. But the overall experience is top-notch thanks to some sweet interface tweaks and a redesigned remote.

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Best TVs: Our top picks, plus plain-language explanations of the most important specs and features

There are plenty of great smart TVs. Our guide cuts through the alphabet soup to tell everything you need to know to buy the one that's right for you.