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Nokia Sleep review: Smart home controls don’t live up to the hype

When Nokia officially took over the Withings brand in 2017, it inherited many of its products, like the Activité watches, the WiFi Body scales and a wireless blood pressure monitor (that was relaunched as the Nokia BPM+). The one product it di...

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AT&T’s Dash-like smart button doesn’t need WiFi

AT&T has launched a new product called LTE-M button, which allows users to place an order online in one click. Yes, it sounds just like Amazon Dash -- in fact, it's powered by Amazon Web Services -- but since it's connected to AT&T's LTE-M ne...

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Amazon launches special Whole Foods discounts for Prime members

From the looks of things, free two-hour shipping is but one of many, many Whole Foods perks Amazon is giving Prime members. The e-commerce giant has just announced two new benefits for its subscribers: an additional 10 percent discount off sale items...

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Arlo’s smart security light helps ward off nighttime intruders

Outdoor security cameras are all well and good, but what if you would like to scare intruders away in addition to recording their faces for posterity? Netgear's soon-to-be-stand-alone Arlo brand might have the answer. It just shipped a smart Securi...

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The best basic smoke alarm

By Doug Mahoney This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here

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Lawmakers want to know how Amazon protects Echo Dot Kids users

Amazon's Echo Dot and its accompanying version of Alexa for kids called FreeTime raised eyebrows and questions about children's privacy from the start.

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iPhone SE 2018: About that X notch…

Today we’re having a peek at a mockup of the iPhone SE 2018 based on leaks from the past week.

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Third-hand cigarette smoke is a big problem in non-smoking rooms: study

Most people know about second-hand smoke — the cigarette smoke you inhale when in close proximity to someone who is smoking. Less known is “third-hand” smoke, which is the residue that persists on smokers’ clothes and other things after they’ve finished smoking. This third-hand smoke may have a bigger impact on health than thought, with researchers finding that it makes … Continue reading

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What we’re buying: A pair of Google Home Mini speakers

This week's hardware IRL is timely, as Google is about to showcase what's coming next at its annual developer conference.

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Wirecutter’s best deals: Save $70 on Samsung’s SmartThings Home Monitoring kit

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