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    10 Best Reviewed Internet Routers on Amazon

    Improve your streaming, gaming and more with the top-rated internet routers available for sale today on Amazon.

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    6 Best Smart Coffee Makers

    Smart coffee makers streamline your morning routine, allowing you to start brewing a fresh cup from your smart device without...


    How to Make Solar-Powered House Numbers

    Your dinner guests will never miss your house again once you install these solar-powered house numbers.


    What to Do Within the First Year After Moving Into Your New Home

    When you move into your new home, there are a number of cleaning tasks, basic projects and upgrades to consider....


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    How to Upgrade and Replace Lightbulbs

    Replacing outdated lightbulbs in your new home can create the atmosphere you want and lower your electric bill. Here are...

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    Do Amazon Echo’s Security Features Really Work?

    Amazon Echo has security features, like detecting broken glass. But do they really work? We tested them here in our...


    Google Home Mini vs Echo Dot: A Side-by-Side Comparison

    Although relatively similar, there are some key differences between the Google Home Mini vs Echo Dot that might influence your...

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    LED Lightbulb Test: Do All Bulbs Shine the Same?

    It turns out not all LED lightbulbs are created equal. Check out which brand shines the brightest.


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    Is Renting a Router and Modem From Your Internet Company a Bad Idea?

    Renting equipment from your internet company is easy and convenient, but buying your own could save you money over time.


    Reddit Users Share Their Hysterical Robot Fails

    They're supposed to make life more carefree, but sometimes robot devices cause mayhem. These robot fails will make you laugh,...


    11 Hidden Reasons Your Internet Is So Slow

    If your video is lagging and downloads are taking forever, don’t bang your head on your keyboard. Try these fixes...

    Alternative TV Services Your Cable Company Doesn’t Want You to Know About

    With streaming services and other alternative technologies, many viewers are ditching cable. These products will help you cut the cord...


    These 11 Voice-Activated Smart Home Products Will Revolutionize Your Life

    Gone are the days when you needed to press a button to control your environment. Now, you can control a...


    11 Things You Should Never Do to Your Flat Screen TV

    When the big game and awards season come around every year, it's easy to forget just how different those events...


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    15 Cool Tech Gadgets That Turn Your Home into a Smart House

    We've culled the new crop of high-tech gadgets that promise to change your life and we found some products that...


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    Keep Your Smart Home Safe: 5 Free Antivirus Options

    You don’t have to pay through the teeth to protect your devices. Here are our five favorite and totally-free antivirus...

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    What To Know About Smart Thermostats

    Smart thermostats are more popular than ever, but what are they and are they really worth it? Here's what you...


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    Smart Bulbs: What’s the Smart Buy?

    Smart lightbulbs with the same lumens have drastically different price points. I set out to find out why in the...


    STUDY: Do People Actually Want ‘Trendy’ Products in Their Homes?

    There are tons of options for homebuilding products with trendy features like smart technology. But do people actually want them...


    12 Best Home Improvement Projects Under $100

    A little can go a long way when it comes to home improvements. For just $100 you can make some...


    Starlink: How Elon Musk’s New Tech Changes Home Internet

    This new take on satellite internet could be a major game-changer, especially for people in rural areas.


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    10 Women Inventors Who Changed Home Life Forever

    From the circular saw to Scotchgard, inventions by women revolutionized our homes. In honor of Women's History Month, we spotlight...


    15 Home Tech Items You Can Get At IKEA

    For a home that keeps up with the times, check out IKEA's budget-friendly tech gadgets.


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    How to Keep Cell Phones Charged During a Power Outage

    Your cell phone is an essential tool during an emergency. Here are some helpful tips to keep it charged during...

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    10 Handy Uses for a Smart Plug

    Stop worrying, make mornings better, find out if you need a new appliance and more, thanks to help from smart...


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    Is It Time to Convert Your Wired Alarm System?

    Wireless security systems are more convenient and cost less than wired systems. So is it time you upgraded to a...


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    7 Best DIY Self-Monitored Home Security Systems

    Always be in control of your security system, no matter where you are, with these smart options.


    25 Hidden iPhone Hacks You Never Knew About

    From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these are the secret iPhone hacks you'll wish you knew...


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    This Is How Often You Should Be Rebooting Your Router

    Giving your router a break can do more than just speed up your Internet connection.


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    What You Need To Know About Internet Data Throttling

    Internet providers are bringing back data caps at a time when more people than ever are using their home internet....