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Amazon Echo Dot vs. Google Home Mini

Amazon and Google are both trying to get a foot in your door with their smart speakers. Here's what you need to consider before buying one.

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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.

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Black Friday 2018: The best tech deals worth waiting for

We've spent hours poring over circulars and ads to pick out the top discounts coming later this week.

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Black Friday 2018: The best early deals

You don't have to wait until November 23 for good tech deals: They've already begun rolling out. We'll keep updating this article with new ones as they emerge.

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Black Friday deals: Best sales on TVs, speakers, and streaming video devices

The home theater category is rife with junk products and outright rip-offs on Black Friday. But here are the living room deals that TV buffs and cord cutters should actually care about.

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Turn your dumb devices into smart ones with all-time low Amazon prices on Wemo accessories

Amazon is selling the Wemo smart light switch for $28 and plug for $19, both all-time-low prices.

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SimpliSafe Video Doorbell Pro review: Sharp video leaves a positive impression

The SimpliSafe Video Doorbell Pro is a wired doorbell with infrared motion detection that produces a great picture. 

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LG E8PUA 4K UHD TV review: Approaching TV nirvana

LG's 55-inch OLED smart TV is simply one of the best TVs money can buy. It delivers luxurious color, real blacks, smooth motion, and the best interface and remote in the business.

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Black Friday Amazon device deals 2018: Echo speakers, Fire HD tablets, Fire TV and more

Amazon has become a major consumer electronics manufacturer, so naturally some of its best Black Friday deals are for Echo smart speakers, Fire tablets, and Fire TV sticks.

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Anki’s adorable Vector smart robot has a rare 30% cut at Amazon today

Amazon is selling Anki's Vector smart robot for $175 today, 30 percent its list price and the lowest price we've ever seen.

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The best smart thermostat you can buy, the Alexa-enabled Ecobee4, is $50 off

The Ecobee4 is the best smart thermostat we've tested, and it's cheaper than ever at Amazon today.

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Wi-Charge harnesses light to free Amazon Echo Dot and Google Home Mini smart speakers from power cords

Wi-Charge’s technology can eliminate power adapters and cords and keep the batteries in devices such as smart locks, smartphones, security cameras, and sensors permanently topped off.

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Talking Turkey: Presenting the best movies to stream over the Thanksgiving holiday

We’ve picked 20 essential movies for you, with topics ranging from feasts to families.

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The awesome iRobot Roomba 690 is down to its lowest price ever today

Amazon is selling the iRobot Roomba 690 for just $250 today, the lowest price we're ever seen.

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Flo smart water valve review: The high price of prevention

The Flo Water Damage Prevention System monitors and reports on your home’s water usage. It can also shut off the water supply to prevent catastrophic damage in the event of a leak.