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Cord cutting: A beginner's guide

How to cut the cord: All the devices, services, and knowledge you need to ditch cable and save money.

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How to turn off (or simply pause) news headlines on your Amazon Echo Show or Google Nest Hub display

If all the grim coronavirus bulletins are taking a toll on your sanity, consider taking a break from news headlines on your Echo Show and Google Nest smart displays.

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Now you can ask Alexa if you’re at risk for COVID-19

Just ask, and Alexa will quiz you to determine whether it’s likely you’ve been exposed to the novel coronavirus.

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iFi hip-dac portable DAC/headphone amp review: Sublime sound from a tiny, well-built package

Compared with a smartphone's built-in DAC/amp, the sound of this gem is a revelation.

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The 12 best movies to stream with your kids while the whole family is stuck at home

These films are aimed at the younger set, but adults will enjoy them just as much—and that goes double when you all enjoy them together.

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Best TV streaming service: YouTube TV vs. SlingTV vs. Hulu vs. AT&T TV Now, and all the rest

Is Sling TV better than Hulu, or should cord-cutters subscribe to Sling TV? Or YouTube TV? Or FuboTV? We compare all the TV streaming services, and several rise to the top.

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Bring the theater home with this Logitech 5.1 speaker system for $99

Amazon is selling the Logitech Z606 5.1 surround-sound speaker system for less than $100 today.

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Sling TV serves up 14 days of free Sling Blue service for new subscribers who are stuck at home

Watch CNN, MSNBC, FOX News, AMC, FX, and more for free, no credit card or subscription required.

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WiZ Connected BR30 Colors smart bulb review: An affordable Wi-Fi floodlight that doesn’t require a hub

WiZ’s smart BR30 floodlight is easy to set up, boasts more than a dozen dynamic color lighting modes, and it can even turn “dumb” light switches into smart ones.

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10 easy ways to boost your router's performance while working at home

Before replacing your old home router improve performance by giving these troubleshooting steps a try.

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Apple TV+ originals: Apple releases trailer for thriller Defending Jacob starring Chris Evans and Michelle Dockery

Apple's spending a ton of money to produce its own TV content. Here what you can expect to see, and when.

on macworld.com

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YouTube Music now displays song lyrics for selected tracks

Both the iOS and Android versions of the YouTube Music app now display song lyrics, although real-time lyrics aren't supported yet.

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Meet the Uxbridge Voice smart speaker: We’re calling it the “mini” Marshall

The 30-watt Bluetooth speaker has Alexa onboard and supports Apple AirPlay 2 and Spotify Connect.

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Why I spent a bundle on a Wi-Fi 6 router for my work-from-home setup: Speed, speed, speed

You might balk at buying a high-end Wi-Fi 6 router because they cost so much than Wi-Fi 5 models, but you'll find it's worth the investment.

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Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite, our favorite e-reader, is $35 off and arrives soon

The Kindle Paperwhite is just $95 at Amazon right now, and it's shipping on time.