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The 6 best smart displays for Alexa and Google Home in 2024

Google, Amazon, and Meta are offering smart displays for video calls, smart home management, watching shows, and more. See which ones are the best.
AmazonsBasics AA batteries being inserted into a game controller.

The 5 best rechargeable batteries in 2024

Standard alkaline batteries are on the costly side, sure, but so are shoddy rechargeable batteries. Check out our picks for the best rechargeable batteries.
Echo Dot 4th Gen Clock Model

How to change Alexa’s name or the name Alexa calls you

This guide explains how to change Alexa's name, as well as the name Alexa calls you, in a few easy to follow steps.
Google Nest Hub 2nd Gen on table.

Echo Show 8 vs. Nest Hub: Does Amazon or Google offer the best smart display?

The Echo Show 8 and Nest Hub share many of the same features. But is the Echo Show 8 or Nest Hub the better smart display? Here's everything you need to know.
Samsung Jet 60 cordless vacuum cleaner.

This Samsung cordless vacuum is $150 off for a limited time

For a limited time you can get the Samsung Jet 60 for half the price. Originally $300, you can now get it for $150 to make your home mess-free within minutes.
The BedJet 3 installed on a bed.

The 3 best Eight Sleep alternatives in 2024

Many people turn to Eight Sleep for some help with a good night's rest, but these are some Eight Sleep alternatives that are worth considering as well.
Beatbot AquaSense Pro charging by pool

Beatbot AquaSense Pro: Pre-order for $10 now and get a $500 coupon

This Beatbot AquaSense Pro deal gets you a ton of money off an amazing robotic pool vacuum. It's a smart robotic vacuum for your pool that cleans on its own.
The Nest Hub Max on a table.

Nest Hub Max vs. Echo Show 10: which is the better smart display?

The Nest Hub Max and Echo Show 10 are two of the most popular smart displays, and they share a lot of similarities. But which is the best smart display?
A person rings a Google Nest Doorbell.

Arlo and more: The 4 best Ring Doorbell alternatives in 2024

If you're in search of a video doorbell and Ring isn't your brand, these are our selections for the best Ring Doorbell alternatives.
A person adjusting the Wyze Cam Floodlight v2.

The 5 best floodlight cameras for home security in 2024

Buying a home security camera with a floodlight can make a huge difference when it comes to piece of mind, so here are our favorite floodlight cams.
The Crossrope Amp on a green background.

The 4 best smart jump ropes (for Android and iOS) in 2024

Smart jump ropes make it easy to track your fitness goals and stay focuses during workouts. Here's a look at the best smart jump ropes of 2024.
The Cal Max showing a picture while placed near a shelf.

Nest Hub Max vs. Skylight Cal Max: Which is best for your home?

The Nest Hub Max is a versatile smart display, while the Skylight Cal Max is a massive smart calendar. But which is better for your home? Here's a look at both.
The Samsung Bespoke Smart Fridge next to white and blue cabinets.

The 5 best smart refrigerators from Samsung and more in 2024

Smart refrigerators do more than keep your drinks cold, including letting you stream music or look up a recipe. Here's a look at the best smart refrigerators.
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The best websites to download audiobooks for free in 2024

Audiobooks make catching up on lengthy stories pretty easy. But they can be expensive. So we've rounded up the best websites to download audiobooks for free.
The Echo Show 8 on a counter.

Amazon Alexa vs. Home Depot Hubspace: everything to know about these two smart home platforms

Amazon Alexa continues to dominate the smart home market, but Home Depot is making strides with its Hubspace platform. Here's a closer look at both.
A black Ember Smart Mug 2 on a countertop.

The 5 best smart mugs from Ember and more in 2024

If you drink a lot of hot drinks like coffee and tea, then buying a smart mug is an absolutely justifiable purchase to enjoy your drinks a lot more.
A second generation Sonos One in white on a kitchen counter.

Sonos One and Sonos One SL prices slashed for a limited time

Here's your chance to get a smart speaker for cheaper than usual -- the Sonos One SL is $41 off and the second-generation Sonos One is $45 off from Best Buy.
The Skylight Cal Max installed on a wall.

The Skylight Cal Max is a 27-inch smart calendar that might replace your smart display

Featuring a massive 27-inch touchscreen and a streamlined interface, the Skylight Cal Max is a smart display alternative that's launching this spring.
The Cafe Specialty coffee maker on a kitchen counter.

The 5 best smart coffee makers from Keurig and more in 2024

The best smart coffee makers don't just brew a good cup of joe -- they're also incredibly versatile and offer tons of connectivity. Here's a look at the best.
Amazon Astro robot.

Amazon’s futuristic Astro security robot is 21% off right now

The Amazon Astro, a mobile security robot for home or business with an HD night vision periscope camera, is on sale from Amazon for $1,850 after a 21% discount.
MeatSick X Wi-Fi thermometer.

The 5 best Bluetooth cooking thermometers in 2024

Take your cooking skills to the next level with these must-have Bluetooth cooking thermometers.
Bird Buddy in yellow

The 6 best smart bird feeders for your yard in 2024

Enhance your birdwatching skills with these smart bird feeders for your home.
An LG WashTower in a kitchen area.

The 6 best washer and dryer brands in 2024

Look forward to laundry day while using a washer and dryer from one of these top brands.
The Samsung 1.7 cu ft. Smart Over-the-Range Microwave mounted in a kitchen.

The 6 best microwave brands in 2024

Find out what microwave brand you should be adding to your kitchen this year.
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The 8 best kitchen appliance brands in 2024

Learn about which kitchen appliance brands you should be incorporating into your home this year.
The Hubspace app shown in front of a living room.

What is Home Depot’s Hubspace?

Home Depot's Hubspace is designed to get smart home devices installed without any fuss. Here's a look at what you need to know about this smart home platform.
Nest Protect on wall in bedroom.

The 5 best smart smoke detectors for your home in 2024

Time for your old smoke detector to get an upgrade? These smart smoke detectors offer app controls, smartphone alerts, better detection features, and more.
Food being measured with a kitchen scale.

The 5 best smart food scales for home and travel in 2024

Here are our top picks for the best smart food scales, so if you're interested in buying one for benefits such as data recording, check out our recommendations.
Eva Aqua smart sprinkler controller

The 6 best smart sprinkler controllers in 2024

These are the best smart sprinkler controllers to automate your lawn irrigation and get a better idea of how much water you're using.
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The 5 best smart alarm clocks for your bedside table in 2024

If you have trouble sleeping or waking up, then these smart alarm clocks will certainly help you with both, and provide a few extra nifty features.
Riding an Echelon Connect Bike EX-5s-22 inside a house with a view of flowering bushes.

The 5 best Peloton alternatives for exercising at home in 2024

You don't have to spend big bucks on a Peloton with these alternative smart indoor fitness machines.
A Wyze camera placed outside in the snow.

How to cancel a Wyze subscription

You can cancel your Wyze subscription through the official Wyze website or by using the Wyze smartphone app. Here's a look at how both methods work.
De'Longhi Stilosa 15 Bar Pump Espresso Machine

An espresso machine for under $100? Grab this deal at Best Buy

Get that restaurant-quality cup of espresso at home with this espresso machine, now under $100 at Best Buy.
Megafeis Fingerprint Padlock on gate latch.

The 5 best smart padlocks and Bluetooth padlocks in 2024

We've picked out the best smart padlocks for 2024. These locks use features like phone apps and fingerprint sensors to provide a high level of protection.