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Best Labor Day Sales 2022: The best early deals to shop today

Best Labor Day Sales 2022: The best early deals to shop today

It's almost Labor Day, and we all know what that means: Labor Day sales, your last chance to take home laptops, smartphones, TVs on the cheap.
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The best Instant Pot accessories for 2022

The best Instant Pot accessories for 2022

We've done the research for you and rounded up the best Instant Pot accessories to complement your favorite all-in-one appliance.
Breville Joule Oven Air Fry Pro with app.

Breville Joule Oven Air Fryer Pro review: one really smart oven

Breville Joule Oven Air Fryer Pro review: one really smart oven

We put the Breville Joule Oven Air Fryer Pro smart oven and it's app to the test over three months. Is it worth its $400 price tag?
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The Theragun Pro just got a rare discount for Best Buy’s Labor Day sale

The Theragun Pro just got a rare discount for Best Buy’s Labor Day sale

If you need something to help you with workout soreness, the Theragun Pro is a smart device that can help guide you toward a faster recovery.
The Dyson V7 Advanced Cordless Vacuum Cleaner standing upright, on a white background.

Hurry! This Dyson cordless vacuum is $100 off at Walmart

Hurry! This Dyson cordless vacuum is $100 off at Walmart

Here's your chance at a cheap Dyson vacuum, as Walmart is selling the Dyson V7 Advanced cordless vacuum cleaner with a $100 discount to lower its price to $300.
Dorm room appliances in a bedroom.

Smart home tech for your dorm room

Smart home tech for your dorm room

School life is easier with technology! From digital assistants to smart plugs, these products are must-adds to any dorm room or student apartment.
Echo Dot (4th Gen) sits on a shelf in a kitchen.

5 unique and creative uses for Alexa’s Sound Detection feature

5 unique and creative uses for Alexa’s Sound Detection feature

Alexa's Sound Detection feature allows you to build Routines around a number of different audio cues. Here are five ideas for some automations you can create.
The Abby Grow Box in a modern home.

Abby Grow Box review: a green thumb for everyone

Abby Grow Box review: a green thumb for everyone

The Abby Grow Box is an automated, hydroponic indoor garden. There are a few quirks to battle through, but Abby is an excellent option for budding gardeners.
Dyson V10 Cordless Vacuum used in a living room.

Comparison of Dyson Cyclone v8 vs. v10

Comparison of Dyson Cyclone v8 vs. v10

Looking for a powerful Dyson vacuum that's on the more affordable side? Both the v8 and v10 stick vac models are good choices. Here are the key differences.
Side profile view of August smart lock on a door.

Smart lock buying guide

Smart lock buying guide

Need to make access to your home easier or more secure? Here's what you need to know about smart locks and how to pick one for your home.
A white HomePod mini sitting on a desk.

6 HomeKit settings you should disable (or adjust) right now

6 HomeKit settings you should disable (or adjust) right now

Apple claims better security, but it still gathers information about its users. Here are six settings you should change now.
Woman lifting the Dyson v11.

Dyson V10 vs. Dyson V11: A head-to-head breakdown of Dyson’s stick vacuums

Dyson V10 vs. Dyson V11: A head-to-head breakdown of Dyson’s stick vacuums

Trying to make up your mind about some of Dyson's most advanced battery vacuum models? Here's everything you should know about the v10 vs. the v11 vacuums.
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This Co-op Cycles e-bike is over $500 off during the REI Labor Day sale

This Co-op Cycles e-bike is over $500 off during the REI Labor Day sale

If you've been waiting for the summer temperatures to drop to get back out into nature, now is the time with this sweet deal on a Co-op Cycles e-bike from REI.
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Eufy floodlight surveillance cameras are $100 off today

Eufy floodlight surveillance cameras are $100 off today

The Eufy Security Floodlight Cam, which can livestream footage in 2K HD resolution and is equipped with a 2,000-lumen floodlight, is down to $100 on Best Buy.
The bObsweep PetHair Vision Robot Vacuum, viewed from the top, on a white background.

We can’t believe how cheap this robot vacuum is today

We can’t believe how cheap this robot vacuum is today

Best Buy is offering a $670 discount on the self-recharging bObsweep PetHair Vision, making the robot vacuum much more affordable at just $230.
An older man using the Show and Tell skill with an Echo Show.

The 5 best Alexa skills for older people (and one bonus tip)

The 5 best Alexa skills for older people (and one bonus tip)

Alexa can help your loved ones manage prescriptions, hire a plumber, and so much more. Here are five of the best Alexa skills for older folks you can use today.
The Amazon Smart Thermostat hanging on wall.

Break out of a rut with these useful summer-focused smart home routines

Break out of a rut with these useful summer-focused smart home routines

From managing your air conditioning to adding life and color to your outdoor ambiance, here are the best smart home routines you can use throughout the summer.
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Best Buy is having a SURPRISE SALE on air fryers today

Best Buy is having a SURPRISE SALE on air fryers today

If you've wanted to get an air fryer for a while but haven't had the opportunity, this Best Buy surprise sale on air fryers is perfect for you.
Lorex Smart Motion Sensor with Sensor Kit protecting home.

Lorex deal gets you 15% off some of its excellent home security solutions

Lorex deal gets you 15% off some of its excellent home security solutions

Save on excellent home security solutions thanks to this exclusive Lorex deal, which includes a 2K pan-tilt outdoor Wi-Fi camera and several sensor kits.
A man uses the Xiaomi S1's Amazon Alexa capabilities.

How to update Alexa

How to update Alexa

Are you interested in getting the latest updates for your Alexa voice assistant? Is there anything you need to update manually? Learn how Alexa updates work.
TP-Link lights glowing pink behind a computer monitor.

TP Link launches budget-friendly smart light strips

TP Link launches budget-friendly smart light strips

TP-Link has announced four new smart light products, three of which are LED strips and one that's a multicolored smart bulb. Here's a closer look at all four.
The Wyze Lock Bolt installed on a door.

7 of the best budget smart home devices under $100

7 of the best budget smart home devices under $100

These budget smart home gadgets make it easy to upgrade your house. From lights and locks to cameras and more, here are the best affordable smart home gadgets.
The Dyson Ball Animal vacuum is pushed from hard floor onto carpet.

The Dyson Ball Animal vacuum just got a rare discount

The Dyson Ball Animal vacuum just got a rare discount

The Dyson Ball Animal vacuum is just $350 at Best Buy right now, a $150 savings on a piece of tech that rarely sees a discount.
Amazon's ring alarm pro kit.

Best Buy is having a clearance sale on Ring security systems

Best Buy is having a clearance sale on Ring security systems

Protect your family with the eight-piece Ring Alarm Pro Home Security Kit, which Best Buy is selling at $60 off, or the 14-piece set, which is $80 off.
The Roomba s9+ app.

Ultimate Roomba guide: tips, buying advice, and troubleshooting

Ultimate Roomba guide: tips, buying advice, and troubleshooting

iRobot's Roomba robovacs have been around for 20 years, and they're still going strong. Read our ultimate guide to find buying advice, tips, and tricks.
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Roundup of pets messing with Google and Alexa

Roundup of pets messing with Google and Alexa

Pets can get caught doing some truly crazy things, and that even includes interacting with smart devices powered by Alexa and Google technology Check it out!
Lockly lock installed on a door and person uses the smartphone app.

What is a smart lock and how does it work?

What is a smart lock and how does it work?

A smart lock brings added versatility to your door, letting you open it using a keypad or smartphone app. Here's everything you need to know about smart locks.
The iRobot Roomba 676 smart robot vacuum.

Walmart is having a huge clearance sale on Roomba robot vacuums

Walmart is having a huge clearance sale on Roomba robot vacuums

Walmart is coming up big for smart home deals, with the retail giant putting two of the most popular Roomba models on clearance today.
Official glimpse of Nothing Phone 1 with a parrot sitting on top of phone.

Can you train a parrot to use Alexa, and should you?

Can you train a parrot to use Alexa, and should you?

Can parrots use Alexa voice commands to control Echos or even order items? You may be surprised just what these intelligent birds can get away with -- and how.
Brother INKvestment printer in use.

The 7 best printers for college students

The 7 best printers for college students

College students may still need a printer for certain tasks, but there's no need to spend a lot: These affordable printers are perfect for college and dorms.
The Instant Pot Vortex air fryer with cooked chicken inside.

Don’t miss Walmart’s huge air fryer clearance sale

Don’t miss Walmart’s huge air fryer clearance sale

If you're planning to add an air fryer to your kitchen, you should take advantage of Walmart's clearance sale for models from Aukey, Aicook, and Instant Pot.
Panasonic Automatic Bread Maker SD R2550.

Panasonic’s new Automatic Bread Maker targets gluten-free bakers

Panasonic’s new Automatic Bread Maker targets gluten-free bakers

Panasonic's newest bread maker features a whole lot of smarts and settings that even gluten-free bakers will covet. See what else it has to offer.
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Levoit VortexIQ 40 Stick Vacuum review: simple but effective

Levoit VortexIQ 40 Stick Vacuum review: simple but effective

A deep dive into Levi's VortexIQ 40 stick vacuum, a simple vacuum that performs superbly.
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The best Apple HomeKit-compatible devices for 2022

The best Apple HomeKit-compatible devices for 2022

Have Siri control your home with these smart home products that work with Apple HomeKit. We showcase the best smart lights, door locks, thermostats, and more.