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Verizon Isn't the Fastest Internet Provider Anymore, and a New Winner Has Been Crowned

Verizon Isn't the Fastest Internet Provider Anymore, and a New Winner Has Been Crowned

Because of a change in speed-test company Ookla's quarterly report methodology, Verizon has lost the top spot.

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You (Probably) Shouldn't Put Bifacial Solar Panels on Your Roof. Here's Where They Work Better

You (Probably) Shouldn't Put Bifacial Solar Panels on Your Roof. Here's Where They Work Better

Take reflected light into account with these two-sided panels.

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Most People Don't Realize Their Washing Machine Is Growing Mold

Most People Don't Realize Their Washing Machine Is Growing Mold

If your clean laundry stinks, the problem could be mold and bacteria. Here's how to kill it.

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The 5 Best Air Fryers for 2022

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Best Air Purifier of 2022: Tested and Reviewed

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Best Dishwasher for 2022

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Best Internet Speed Tests of 2022: Here's How Fast Your Internet Really Is

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Best Cordless Vacuum for 2022

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14 Cleaning Tools That'll Make You Excited to Wash Up in 2022

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Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

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The Best Roomba Alternatives to Keep Your Floors Clean

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The Best Office Chairs, According to the CNET Staff Who Use Them

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Get Peace of Mind for Less With up to 40% on Eufy Security Kits and Equipment

Get Peace of Mind for Less With up to 40% on Eufy Security Kits and Equipment

Save hundreds on Eufy security cameras, smart locks, floodlights and more so you can keep your home secure from anywhere.

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Get Up to 63% Off Aqua Joe Sprinklers and Hoses on Amazon Right Now

Get Up to 63% Off Aqua Joe Sprinklers and Hoses on Amazon Right Now

Upgrade your lawn and garden with these deals that last only for today.

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Save on Echo and Smart Plug Bundle, Plus up to 70% off Other Amazon Devices

Save on Echo and Smart Plug Bundle, Plus up to 70% off Other Amazon Devices

Prime Day may be over, but with prices on popular Amazon products starting at $12, there's still a chance to cash in on a great deal.

World Market's Stock Room Sale Offers Savings on Home Essentials, Snacks and More

World Market's Stock Room Sale Offers Savings on Home Essentials, Snacks and More

There are chairs, bookshelves, tables and other home goods on sale, right in time for fall.

See Your Savings Grow With AeroGarden's End-of-Summer Sale

See Your Savings Grow With AeroGarden's End-of-Summer Sale

Save all month long with AeroGarden's bountiful sales.

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Try This Clever DIY Trick to Repurpose Your Old Android or iPhone

Try This Clever DIY Trick to Repurpose Your Old Android or iPhone

Don't throw away that old, dusty phone. Instead, convert it into a home fixture.

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Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022

Best Video Doorbell Cameras for 2022

From Wyze to Ring, these are the best video doorbells on the market, no matter your needs.

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Best Home Security Systems for 2022

Keeping your home safe is a priority. Consider these top picks for home security systems from brands like Ring, Xfinity, SimpliSafe and more.

Best Home Security Camera of 2022

Best Home Security Camera of 2022

Indoor cameras, outdoor cameras, nanny cams and smart cams: These are the best of the best.

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras for 2022

These developers solved the power problem for their outdoor cameras. Toss the wires and install one of these wireless smart security cams.

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Verizon Isn't the Fastest Internet Provider Anymore, and a New Winner Has Been Crowned

Verizon Isn't the Fastest Internet Provider Anymore, and a New Winner Has Been Crowned

Because of a change in speed-test company Ookla's quarterly report methodology, Verizon has lost the top spot.

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I Have 5G on My Phone at Home, So Why Can't I Get 5G Home Internet?

I Have 5G on My Phone at Home, So Why Can't I Get 5G Home Internet?

Those precious bars might show up on your mobile device, but rollout for 5G home internet is still a work in progress.

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10 Tips to Secure Your Home Wi-Fi Network: Banish Hackers and Freeloaders Now

10 Tips to Secure Your Home Wi-Fi Network: Banish Hackers and Freeloaders Now

We'll show you exactly how to protect your sensitive information and keep strangers from slowing down your connection.

Everything You Need to Know Before Canceling Your Internet Service

Everything You Need to Know Before Canceling Your Internet Service

Need to cancel your home internet service? Here's what you need to know when canceling with your internet provider.

Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

Best Mesh Routers for 2022: Top Systems On Sale Now

A good mesh router will spread fast, reliable internet speeds throughout your entire home. After countless tests, here are the ones we recommend.

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Move Your Amazon Echo Now if It's Sitting Here

Move Your Amazon Echo Now if It's Sitting Here

There are four areas you should keep your Alexa speakers away from. Trust us, we've got some better options.

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DIY scratched screen repair: Magic and myths

DIY scratched screen repair: Magic and myths

Scratched your screen? Don't worry. There are a few DIY ways to make your screen look better in a snap. There are also a few tricks you should avoid.

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5 Useful Amazon Echo Features You Must Try

5 Useful Amazon Echo Features You Must Try

Alexa has so many capabilities that you should start using ASAP.

Save on Echo and Smart Plug Bundle, Plus up to 70% off Other Amazon Devices

Save on Echo and Smart Plug Bundle, Plus up to 70% off Other Amazon Devices

Prime Day may be over, but with prices on popular Amazon products starting at $12, there's still a chance to cash in on a great deal.

Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

Best Smart Home Products for 2022 That Aren't Made by Amazon or Google

We took Amazon and Google out of the running (just this once) to see what other great smart home devices are out there.

Kitchen & Household

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Most People Don't Realize Their Washing Machine Is Growing Mold

Most People Don't Realize Their Washing Machine Is Growing Mold

If your clean laundry stinks, the problem could be mold and bacteria. Here's how to kill it.

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How to Reheat Leftovers So They Actually Taste Good

How to Reheat Leftovers So They Actually Taste Good

Ditch the microwave and use these methods to avoid soggy pizza, stir-fry, fried food and more.

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How to Make Ridiculously Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies Using Pancake Mix

How to Make Ridiculously Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies Using Pancake Mix

A chef says pancake mix creates cookies that are crispy on the outside and soft and chewy on the inside.

Clean the Gunk Out of Your Keurig to Make It Brew Better

Clean the Gunk Out of Your Keurig to Make It Brew Better

Your favorite caffeine machine needs a proper wipe-down on occasion. Here's exactly how to do it.

What to do when your ice maker stops making ice

What to do when your ice maker stops making ice

Don't be so quick to make a service call when your ice maker stops working. Try these simple troubleshooting techniques and fixes first to save yourself money and frustration.

Yard & Outdoors

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New Solo Stove 2.0 Fire Pits Add a Removable Ash Pan and That Makes Me Happy

New Solo Stove 2.0 Fire Pits Add a Removable Ash Pan and That Makes Me Happy

Solo Stove makes some of the best smokeless fire pits. Now they're a lot easier to clean, based on our hands-on test with the new middle-sized Bonfire 2.0 model.

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It's Probably Time to Deep-Clean Your Grill. Here's How

It's Probably Time to Deep-Clean Your Grill. Here's How

August marks the midpoint of summer (sorry). Now is as good a time as any to get your grill sparkling clean for the home stretch.

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Get Up to 63% Off Aqua Joe Sprinklers and Hoses on Amazon Right Now

Get Up to 63% Off Aqua Joe Sprinklers and Hoses on Amazon Right Now

Upgrade your lawn and garden with these deals that last only for today.

The Best Kamado Grill for 2022

The Best Kamado Grill for 2022

We thoroughly tested a group of popular kamado grills from Big Green Egg, Kamado Joe, Char-Griller and others. These are our picks.

The Best Grill Tools Under $25

The Best Grill Tools Under $25

These budget-friendly grilling gadgets will make your next sizzle session way more fun.

Energy & Utilities

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Turning Off the Lights Is Actually a Really Useful Way to Save Money

Turning Off the Lights Is Actually a Really Useful Way to Save Money

High electric bills? A simple flip of a light switch can help.

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You (Probably) Shouldn't Put Bifacial Solar Panels on Your Roof. Here's Where They Work Better

You (Probably) Shouldn't Put Bifacial Solar Panels on Your Roof. Here's Where They Work Better

Take reflected light into account with these two-sided panels.

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Here's How to Clean Your Portable Dehumidifier

Here's How to Clean Your Portable Dehumidifier

Follow these easy steps to keep your dehumidifier free of mold.

Ecobee Smart Thermostat Premium vs. Ecobee Smart Thermostat Enhanced

Ecobee Smart Thermostat Premium vs. Ecobee Smart Thermostat Enhanced

Which Ecobee smart thermostat is right for you?

Electric Bills Are High. Set Your Thermostat to This Temperature to Save Money

Electric Bills Are High. Set Your Thermostat to This Temperature to Save Money

Here's the ideal thermostat number to stay cool without draining your wallet, according to the US Department of Energy.

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