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Urge Basics Soundbrick Bluetooth speaker

While it doesn't do much to distinguish itself from the competition, the Urge Basics Soundbrick is a decent enough wireless Bluetooth speaker that has an attractively understated design and a built-in speakerphone.

By Aug. 12, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Aug. 12, 2013
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Hamilton Beach Smoothie Smart Blender

This blender is a great budget option that will make smoothies and other simple snacks without complaint. Just don't expect anything extraordinary from it and you won't be disappointed.

By Oct. 25, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 25, 2013
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Peek Calendar

Peek Calendar has a great-looking interface, but too many missing features make it a download worth skipping for now.

By Feb. 12, 2014

2.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 12, 2014

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Twitter for iOS

The official Twitter apps for iOS offer reliable performance and slick design, but power users may find themselves wanting more.

By May. 29, 2013

5 stars Editor's rating May. 29, 2013

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LG Exalt (Verizon Wireless)

With its generously sized screen and smooth performance, the LG Exalt is a top contender in Verizon's line of basic phones.

By Nov. 19, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 19, 2013
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Google Keep for Android

If you are looking for an app that is essentially a digital pad of colored sticky notes for grocery lists and quick reminders, then Google Keep is perfect. Otherwise, look elsewhere or wait until this newborn gets upgraded with more powers.

By Mar. 22, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 22, 2013

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Facebook goes back to basics for new-new News Feed

Yes, you're finally getting a new News Feed, but it's really just the old News Feed with bigger photos and a different font.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Skype for Windows Phone

Skype for Windows Phone is a simple and stable app for free video calls and messaging, but poor video quality will disappoint power users.

By Sep. 12, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 12, 2013

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Toshiba Excite 7 tablet bores with basics

The 7-inch tablet suffers from a dull display, plastic-y build, and underwhelming performance.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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Urge Basics Soundbrick: Not sexy but solid

There may not be anything particularly spectacular about the $60 Urge Basics Soundbrick, but it's a solid wireless Bluetooth speaker that sounds better than some competing products in this price class.

By Aug. 13, 2013