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Best wireless routers of 2014

CNET editors choose the best 802.11ac networking devices, including wireless routers.

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Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U Dual-band Wireless Gigabit Router

The hefty price aside, the Asus AC2400 RT-AC87U is the most complete 802.11ac router to date, capable of satisfying all your home networking needs.

By August 1, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating August 1, 2014
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Microsoft Band

Microsoft Band is an ambitious first crack at a smart health wearable that throws in a ton of features and cross-platform support, but it's just not as easy to use or as functional as it should be.

By November 12, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating November 12, 2014
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Fitbit Charge, aka the Fitbit Force resurrected: a solid fitness band you should wait on

The Charge tracks steps and sleep, and does it well, but you really should wait for the heart-rate-tracking version next year. Here's why.

By November 20, 2014

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Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router

For advanced and professional users, the Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router is worth every penny thanks to its stellar performance, solid build, and bounty of useful features.

By September 26, 2013

4.5 stars Editors' rating September 26, 2013
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Microsoft Band aims high to be the smartest fitness band around, with mixed results

We really wanted to love the Microsoft Band, but right now this feature-packed band's mix of GPS, notifications and workout training is imperfect.

By November 12, 2014

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Fitness band market to shrink amid Apple Watch effect

Tech research firm Gartner also says the number of smartwatch shipments will quadruple next year to 40 million, with as many as half coming from Apple.

By November 18, 2014

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Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi E8350 Router

Though not as innovative as it should be, the Linksys AC2400 Dual Band Wi-Fi Router E8350 is still a very good router thanks to its fast 5Ghz Wi-Fi performance and comparatively friendly pricing.

By October 15, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 15, 2014
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Appliance Science: The illuminating physics behind LED lights

LED lights are the latest thing in home lighting, using less energy and lasting longer than their incandescent cousins. How do they work? Find out in the latest installment of Appliance Science.

By November 18, 2014

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Linksys AC3200 Tri-Band Smart Wi-Fi EA9200 router

Though it's easy to use and having an extra band can result in higher speeds, the Linksys EA9200 doesn't have enough to justify its over-the-top price tag.

By November 7, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 7, 2014
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Get a Jawbone Up fitness band for $45.95

Originally $129.99, this popular wrist-companion monitors your movements and sleep, then supplies you with a wealth of analytic data.

By November 11, 2014