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Superlux HD681 headphones

Despite atrocious cosmetic qualities, the insanely cheap Superlux HD681 headphones have a sound that aspires to greatness and only narrowly misses the mark.

By Aug. 13, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 13, 2013

MSRP: $49.95

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NOAA Hi-Def Radar

NOAA Hi-Def Radar is an excellent way to track storms, giving you a ton of useful information, but it's missing one important feature.

By May. 24, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating May. 24, 2013

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Honeywell Wi-Fi Smart Thermostat with Voice Control

The voice control options are extremely basic, and the price increase just doesn't match the value added. Save some cash and get the $249 model or a Nest.

By Dec. 4, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Dec. 4, 2013
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Sony's affordable tabletop 'hi-fi' system

The $150 Sony CMT-MX500i might serve as a terrific starter hi-fi or holiday present; either way the Audiophiliac thinks it's a sweet little system.

By Nov. 10, 2013

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Can expensive audio cables improve the sound of a hi-fi?

Sure, the naysayers "know" cables don't make a difference, but what if you could prove them wrong?

By May. 4, 2013

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How to buy a hi-fi

Shopping for a home music system can be a daunting task, mostly because there are so many choices.

By Jan. 20, 2013

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Ask the Experts, Episode 6: Upgrading a PS4 hard drive

On this episode, the experts discuss the advantages of replacing the PS4's hard drive.

By Dec. 19, 2013

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Iris Home Management System

Iris charges $10 per month for full system functionality, making it difficult to recommend over fee-free competitors like SmartThings, iSmartAlarm, or Insteon.

By Dec. 19, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Dec. 19, 2013

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Cel-Fi Plug and Play

The Cel-Fi is an effective solution to extend T-Mobile or AT&T signal to where you couldn't get it before, but it's cost-prohibitive for homes and hence suitable mostly or business users.

By Nov. 22, 2013

3 stars Editor's rating Nov. 22, 2013
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Samsung WF457 washer (white)

Just how smart is this fancy smart washer? Read our First Take and find out.

By Sep. 8, 2013