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Parrot Bebop Drone

Ready to fly later this year, the company's latest quadcopter combines a better camera with GPS, improved wireless, and light, but strong construction.

May 11, 2014

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Neato BotVac 85

Neato improved on its already-impressive robot vacuums with the BotVac line. Roomba 870 fans might find that Neato's BotVac 85 offers similar features and performance, but you get more accessories (like three filters rather than the 870's two) and much shorter run times.

April 23, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating April 23, 2014

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Samsung Motion Sync Bagless Upright Vacuum with Fully Detachable Handheld

If your cleaning needs are limited to dust and other small stuff, this Samsung is stellar, but plenty of other uprights deliver better performance and usability for less.

April 4, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating April 4, 2014
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Meet GrabCar, an Uber competitor for Asia

The car-booking service was touted as a complementary add-on for GrabTaxi's taxi booking app, but in practice, the flat hiring fees position it as competition for Uber Asia's transport network.

By July 8, 2014

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Can this Nest competitor up the smart thermostat ante?

A few kinks keep Honeywell's $279 Lyric thermostat from stealing the show.

By July 3, 2014

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Sony SRS-X5 wireless speaker: The Bose Bluetooth competitor

The $200 SRS-X5 delivers excellent sound in a relatively small package and competes directly with the top-selling Bose SoundLink Mini.

By June 17, 2014

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Nook GlowLight e-ink e-reader

While it doesn't necessarily beat the Kindle Paperwhite, the $119 Nook GlowLight is an excellent e-reader that's strongly worth considering if you don't want to buy into the Amazon ecosystem.

November 6, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating November 6, 2013

MSRP: $119.00

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Plair 2

Plair 2 is an interesting Chromecast alternative that offers access to the full suite of Android apps, but it's just not reliable enough to recommend.

November 1, 2013

2 stars Editors' rating November 1, 2013
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Is Google Fiber on track to become major broadband competitor?

A door-to-door survey of residents in Kansas City suggest that as many as 50 percent of households in Google Fiber neighborhoods are signing up for the service, which could drive the company to expand further across the nation.

By May 6, 2014

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Samsung SmartCam HD Pro

The Samsung SmartCam HD Pro is a very good IP camera, but Dropcam Pro still has it beat in terms of durability, app design, and overall video quality.

April 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 25, 2014