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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.

By Apr. 4, 2014

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 4, 2014
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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.

By Nov. 1, 2013

2 stars Editor's rating Nov. 1, 2013
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Could Comcast be Netflix's new competitor?

The cable provider is said to be seeking the exclusive pay-TV rights for "Despicable Me 2," which could put it in direct competition with movie-streaming services.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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A powerful Dyson competitor with a few key flaws

This Samsung upright has suction power, but lacks versatility

By Apr. 4, 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.

By Nov. 6, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 6, 2013

MSRP: $119.00

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Kobo Aura e-reader

With its more portable design, the Kobo Aura is a worthwhile -- albeit pricier -- Kindle Paperwhite alternative for EPUB fans who don't want to be tied to Amazon's proprietary ecosystem.

By Oct. 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 17, 2013
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Nissan teases Google Glass competitor

Nissan released a teaser video on YouTube showing off what appears to be a Google Glass-like wearable head-up display, to be unveiled at the upcoming Tokyo auto show.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Sony Vaio Tap 11

Sony's thin, powerful Tap 11 tablet shows up the competition in terms of design. It's not ideal for everyone, but only a few tweaks away from being the runaway leader in this smallish category.

By Oct. 15, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 15, 2013

MSRP: $999.99

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Asus Vivo Tab RT

With its vivid screen, sturdy build, and sleek user interface, the Asus Vivo Tab RT is an excellent tablet in its own right -- but it can't beat the innovative Microsoft Surface RT.

By Oct. 26, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 26, 2012
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Could BeeWi Smart Color LEDs be the Hue competitor we've been waiting for?

At less than $40 per bulb, this affordable Philips alternative could make a colorful debut in the first half of 2014.

By Jan. 13, 2014