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Belkin BoostUp Wireless Charging Pad for Samsung review: Slow and expensive are a bad combo

Belkin may have designed this specifically to charge Samsung devices, but its performance falls flat.

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Mophie Charge Stream Pad+ review: It’s a looker, but a little slow

Mophie’s Charge Stream Pad+ is sleek and unobtrusive, but its charging speed can't keep up with rivals.

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Samsung Fast Charge Wireless Charging Stand (2018) review: Best when used with Samsung products

The 2018 version of Samsung's wireless charger provides good performance with Samsung devices—and that's it.

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Anker PowerWave 7.5 Stand review: Look no further for fast wireless charging

Anker's wireless charging stand offers great performance at a reasonable price.

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Microsoft's Xbox Skill grants Alexa and Cortana-powered smart speakers the ability to control an Xbox

Microsoft is rolling out an Xbox Skill that will allow PCs and smart speakers that use Amazon Alexa or Microsoft Cortana to communicate with and control the Xbox game console.

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Amazon's new Fire HD 8 tablet sacrifices battery life for always-on Alexa

Amazon has unveiled its newest Fire HD 8 tablets, which are pretty much the same as the old ones with less battery life.

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These Ring bundle discounts will save you big bucks on smart home security

Home Depot is selling a two-pack of Ring Floodlight Cams with a Chime Pro for $314, $130 off the already-discounted bundle price.

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Flat-panel antennas: What you get by spending more

How cheap flat-panel antennas on sites like Amazon compare to established brands.

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This awesome TP-Link Kasa plug deal gives you two smart outlets instead of one dumb one

Office Depot is selling the TP-Link Kasa two-outlet smart Wi-Fi plug for just $25 today.

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Sony reveals new noise-cancelling headphones and an outdoor smart speaker at IFA

Sony has made its WH-1000XM3 noise-cancelling headphones more comfortable, and it's showing one of the first outdoor speakers to feature Google Assistant integration.

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Samsung and LG are bringing 8K smart TVs to market

Samsung and LG both announced 8K TVs at IFA; Samsung the 85-inch Q900 with picture tweaks and a database of upscaling templates, and LG an 88-inch OLED

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Sonos Amp is the most important new product the company has launched in years

It's not a powered speaker, and it's aimed primarily at customer installers. But audio enthusiasts should still be excited about Sonos’ first new product since going public.

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Best high-resolution digital audio player: Which DAP reigns supreme?

We review hi-res audio players from Astell&Kern, Pioneer, Onkyo, and Questyle. Find out which shine above the others.

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Activo CT10 high-res digital audio player review: High-end personal audio without the high-end price tag

Sweet sound, compact size, superb interface, rich feature set, and a $299 price tag render this player a steal.

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The adorable and portable Anker Power Cube is on sale for just $20 today

Amazon is selling the Anker Power Cube for $19.54, matching its all-time low.