How to (sort of) make pumpkin pie without an oven

The oven is a busy appliance on Thanksgiving, so if you want to save a little time, you could try one of these creative ways to make pumpkin pie -- or something like it -- using other kitchen devices.
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Drop Kitchen Scale Review

This foolproof scale walks you through recipes and handles all the measuring.

5 reasons why Black Friday is totally pointless

Thinking of going out on Black Friday? Just don't. Stay in and enjoy time with the family. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't bother with Black Friday.

Take a deep breath, a sip of wine, and ace Thanksgiving with these apps

If you aren't ready for Thanksgiving dinner, don't quit cold turkey. There are lots of apps that can help give you guidance, including selecting the right wine to serve.

Can you really make a turkey in a slow cooker? Yes you can, you lazy genius

It's almost Thanksgiving, which means turkey. Have you ever looked at your slow cooker and wondered, could I fit a whole turkey in there? Maybe. But should you? Maybe not. There are a few factors to consider.
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Ulo is an adorable owl that monitors your home

The Ulo is a fully-funded Kickstarter campaign for a small home monitoring owl that communicates through its eye expressions and is compatible with IFTTT recipes. It's also incredibly cute.
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2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Tech for everyone on your holiday and Christmas lists. Laptops, phones, TVs, home theater, gadgets, and more.
Buying Guides

The ultimate Black Friday tech deals guide

The craziest holiday saving season is upon us, and here's a look at upcoming Black Friday deals on gadgets and accessories - if you dare brave the lines.

Tame your rumpled shirt pile with ThreadStax, a magnetic storage solution

If you've given up on keeping your closet tidy, ThreadStax wants to come to the rescue. It's a storage system for folded clothes that snaps together with magnets and keeps things in neat piles.

Keen Home wants you to install its smart vents starting Black Friday

After making its debut at CES 2015, Keen Home's Smart Vents will now be available for purchase starting Black Friday. The app-controlled vents require a bridge and are compatible with ZigBee and Thread, so they work with Nest.