Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide news, information, and how-to advice

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Best Bluetooth speakers

We'll help you find the best wireless speakers for pairing with your smartphone or tablet—whatever your budget, and whatever music floats your boat.

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Best home security camera: Keep an eye on the home front

A boom in wireless security cameras is inspiring a movement in DIY home surveillance. Follow our buying guide and read our reviews to find the best option for you.

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Best Raspberry Pi 3 kits: 8 options for beginners and experienced makers

Our top picks range from basic Raspberry Pi 3 starter kits to hardware bundles for specialized projects.

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Amazon Echo vs. Google Home: One of these smart speakers is better than the other

Operating both platforms is a recipe for confusion, so which one deserves the coveted spot in your smart home?

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Awesome tech gifts that cost $50 or less

Please your friends and loved ones with these cool and affordable, tested and approved, tech-centric gifts.

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Best smart bulbs for your connected home

Today’s smart bulbs are brighter and easier to control than ever, but choosing the right one for your environment remains a challenge.

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Best USB car chargers for your phone

We put a variety of USB car chargers to the test to find the best ones for keeping your smartphone powered on the go.

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How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU

Confused when navigating all the holiday sales? Here's everything you need to know about picking the right GPU for a gaming laptop.

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The best Kindle: Reviews and buying advice

Amazon offers their Kindle e-readers with features and prices to suit the taste of any bookworm. We’ll help you pick the one that’s perfect for you.

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Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals: The best discounts on Apple gear

There are lots of Apple deals to be found this year—if you know where to look.

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Holiday laptop buyer's guide

Buy the right laptop during the holidays with this helpful guide.

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Black Friday 2017: The best early deals

Yes, that's right: Worthwhile tech deals have already begun rolling out. We'll keep updating this article with new ones as they emerge.

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Black Friday deals: PC and PC component steals

Laptops, processors, and video cards are on sale almost everywhere, but these particular deals will actually save you some real cash.

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Black Friday 2017: The best tech deals

Most Black Friday 'deals' aren't really deals at all. These tech deals truly are.

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Best cheap laptops: We rate the best-sellers on Amazon and Best Buy

Here's what we'd tell our non-nerdy friends if they asked which budget laptop computers are really the best deals on Amazon and Best Buy.

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The best Amazon Echo add-ons and accessories

A few are goofy, but many are great: These mostly inexpensive gadgets can make Amazon’s smart speakers even better.

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Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for and which models rate highest

Which gaming laptop should you buy? From size, to performance, to budget, to features, this buyer's guide will help you find the right gaming laptop for your needs.

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Best gaming mouse: Find your perfect match

We put a small herd of gaming mice through their paces so you can find the best mouse for your needs.

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