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Store drinks in your office or game room with the best mini fridges

Whether you're looking for a dorm room fridge or an addition to your basement bar, you'll find the perfect compact fridge in our best mini fridges guide, and your brews will be chilling in no time.
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As predicted, Arlo’s next smart doorbell will have a video camera

Arlo Technologies has been pretty tenuous about getting into the smart home market, but after new images of a video doorbell leaked, the company confirmed that an HD smart home video doorbell will be on the market soon.
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Family sues Instant Pot after daughter is reportedly scalded by appliance

A Colorado family is filing a lawsuit against Instant Pot over an incident that resulted in their 9-year-old daughter receiving third-degree burns following an apparent explosion involving the appliance.
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Amazon chops price on smart garage door opener remote for Alexa

Amazon cut the price of the Alexa and Google Home-compatible Nexx Garage NXG-100b smart Wi-Fi remote control for existing garage openers as a one-day deal. The MyQ Smart Garage Hub works with Key by Amazon for Prime members in select areas.
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August pauses shipments of its smart doorbell to correct video problems

The new August View is one of the highest-resolution smart doorbells on the market, but August has paused shipments of the device and offered full refunds following customer complaints.
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Amazon slices prices on Nespresso Coffee and Espresso Machine bundles for 1 day

Amazon made severe price cuts for 24-hour countdown daily deals on three Nespresso Coffee and Espresso Machine bundles. Each bundle includes a coffee and espresso machine, an Aeroccino milk frother, and 30 coffee capsules.
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Amazon Prime to get faster deliveries with one-day shipping pledge

In a bid to attract more Prime members and increase orders, Amazon is planning to cut in half its two-day delivery pledge for Prime customers worldwide, getting ordered goods to the doorstep in just one day.
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The Google Home Hub is crazy cheap thanks to this massive $80 discount

The Google Home Hub is crazy cheap with a massive $80 discount. Let the Google Home Hub with its 7-inch touchscreen smart display manage your smart home. Act fast while the Google Home Hub is on sale for 53% off its usual $150 price.
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Some food stamp recipients can now buy food online at Amazon, Walmart

A new pilot program that originated at the U.S. Department of Agriculture would enable beneficiaries of food stamps to buy food online from retailers like Amazon and Walmart. The pilot program will be launched in New York.
Deals

Best Buy slashes prices on Sonos and Sonance outdoor speaker bundles

Best Buy slashed the price of the Sonos and Sonance Outdoor Speaker Streaming Audio Bundle with an xPress Audio Keypad. This outdoor bundle includes a Sonos amplifier, two Sonance speakers, and a remote. You can save $550 during this sale.
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The Ninja Foodi multicooker gets a steep $80 price cut on Amazon

Amazon took a healthy chunk off the price of the Ninja OP302 Foodi Cooker, Steamer, and Air. This heavy-duty, multi-function appliance morphs from pressure cooker to air fryer, crisper, steamer, slow cooker, and even a dehydrator.
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The Instant Pot LUX60 pressure cooker gets a huge price cut at Walmart

Walmart cut the Instant Pot LUX60 6-quart, 6-in-1 multi-use programmable pressure cooker price so low, people who already have an Instant Pot may buy it as a spare. Digital Trends' reviewer said, "The Instant Pot Lux won't disappoint."
Mobile

Bothering the bots: Funny questions and commands to pose to Google Assistant

Communicating with Google Assistant can be a chore. Luckily, there are plenty of fun questions and commands to add a little entertainment to your oft-rigid conversation. Here are some of our favorites.
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This Amazon Echo and Pandora Premium smart speaker bundle saves you $138

QVC just took online merchants to school with a massive discount on the second-generation Amazon Echo with a 3-month voucher for Pandora Premium. The minimum you save is $128. Save off $10 extra with TAKE10 code for first QVC orders.
Product Review

Arlo’s doorbell is missing a camera, but ease and style make it a great addition

A lack of an integrated camera means that the Arlo Audio Doorbell isn’t as versatile as competitors, but a low price, simple installation and smart features make it an easy add-on for Arlo smart home fans.
Product Review

The Schlage Encode Wi-Fi smart lock shuts out the competition with looks, style

Easy to install and easy on the eye, Schlage Encode’s integrated Wi-Fi and third-party platform support make it a fine choice for the smart home. We took it for a test run to see how well it worked.
Mobile

Google Assistant for Android and iOS wants to tell you a story

Just in time for National Tell a Story Day on April 27, Google has added the ability for Google Assistant for iOS and Android to read you a story. So now there's no excuse for not catching up with a good book.
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Amazon’s Alexa reviewers reportedly have access to customer home addresses

We already learned earlier this year that when you talk to Alexa, Amazon employees may also be listening. Some employees who review Alexa recordings may also have access to user addresses and locations.