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Dyson’s latest fans can purify air without blowing at you

In addition to its Cyclone V10 cordless vacuum, today Dyson also unveiled its updated air-purifying fans. The new Pure Cool tower fan (TP04) and desktop fan (DP04) models may look familiar from afar, but in fact, they are slightly taller and wider th...

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Apple’s Spike Jonze-directed HomePod ad makes lofty promises

Silly us. We worried that Apple's HomePod could fall behind because Siri isn't quite as capable as competing virtual assistants. As the just-debuted HomePod advertisement helpfully illustrates, the $349 speaker can do so much more than that

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You Know Those Hunter Rain Boots You Love? You Can Get ‘Em For $45 at Target

Target knows exactly how to reel us in with limited-edition collections.

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New tardigrade creature found in Japanese parking lot

A brand new kind of tardigrade was discovered in an apartment parking lot in Japan. A tardigrade is a little weirdo of a life form that’s been found to be unusually hearty under many conditions. This newest version of a tardigrade is even stranger than the ones known before it – even stranger, indeed.

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Amazon buys Ring as smart home security range grows

Amazon has acquired Ring, adding the video doorbell company to its growing portfolio of IoT, connected home, and smart security businesses. Ring offers a number of connected cameras, video doorbells, smart lights, and other security products, which can beam video of people outside the home to both a smartphone and to the cloud

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Lighthouse’s AI-powered security camera is now shipping

Lighthouse's intelligent 3D security camera was supposed to ship in September, but now it's finally available for purchase. The camera is priced at $299. At checkout, you can choose either a $10/month AI service plan (with a 90-day free trial) or a l...

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How to Style Jogger Pants Beyond the Typical Airport Outfit

Joggers are here to stay, at least for Winter. As much as we would like to give up this lazy-girl staple, it's January and it's cold, making joggers an easy outfit pick

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Nest co-founder Matt Rogers is leaving Google

It's been a little more than four years since Google acquired Nest for $3.2 billion, and now both co-founders have left the company. Former CEO Tony Fadell departed in 2016 to be replaced by former cable exec Marwan Fawaz, followed today by co-founde...

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The best robot vacuums

By Liam McCabe This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, where you can find reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work....

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Samsung Experience 9.0 detailed: Dual Messenger, Color Lens, better search and more

The Galaxy S8 Android Oreo beta program wrapped up last month, and now we’re getting a look at some of the features arriving in Samsung Experience 9.0. Per infographics from Samsung, Galaxy owners can expect a customizable keyboard toolbar, high-contrast keyboard options and other new accessibility-based features, better search results, Dual Messenger, and more.

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