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Sense GuardPeanut and ThermoPeanut review: Smart nuts to protect and detect

Simple, useful, and affordable smart sensors: GuardPeanut provides basic protection, while ThermoPeanut monitors the temperature in a wide range of environments.

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Save 38% on the TP-LINK Wi-Fi Smart Plug, Works with Amazon Alexa - Deal Alert

Gain peace of mind by checking on your devices remotely and always coming home to a well-lit house. Use away-mode to make it look like you are home when you travel, and have lights turn on/off at set times to conserve energy and save on your next bill.

Huawei's new smartwatch doesn't need a phone

The company's high-end Watch 2 model comes with 4G connectivity allowing users to leave their phone at home.

DJI Matrice 200 Drones First Look

DJI, the leading drone maker, introduced its Matrice 200 series of rugged drones. See what sets them apart even from DJI's other popular drones.

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Ryzen pricing, Apple Park opening, Spectacles for the masses, and more! | War of the Worlds Ep 5

PCWorld's Alaina Yee and Macworld's Roman Loyola face off over Apple Park's name, Ryzen's hype train, Snap's Spectacles, and a potential cyberwarfare Geneva Convention.

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Good news: A third-party screen repair won’t void your iPhone warranty

Apple won’t punish you for getting your cracked display fixed by an unauthorized repair shop.

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Iogear HDMI Over Powerline Pro Kit review: HDMI video over your home’s power wiring? It comes with compromises

This kit uses existing home or office power outlets to transmit high-definition audio and video from Blu-ray players, set-top boxes, and more up to nearly 1,000 feet.

Sony's Xperia XZ Premium has a 4K screen, super slow-mo

Sony's Xperia XZ Premium brings 4K HDR video and a super slow-mo video mode that's sure to be a fun favorite among users.

Akyumen's Hawk smartphone packs a projector

Over the last decade there have been several attempts to cram video projectors into smartphones -- all ultimately failed, but a Silicon Valley start-up reckons it has the recipe right and is hoping for a warm response from consumers when its phone debuts later this year.

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Nokia will use its Withings health devices to send data to your doctor

Withings devices are rebranding under the Nokia name as Nokia overhauls the Withings Health Mate app and launches a next-level version of Apple’s CareKit and ResearchKit initatives.

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71% off Cambridge SoundWorks OontZ Angle 3 PLUS Wireless Bluetooth Speaker - Deal Alert

Also designed to be water resistant, this highly rated speaker's list price has been slashed 72%, down to just $37.99 on Amazon.

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Report: New 12.9- and 10.5-inch iPad Pro models may ship in May or June

A red iPhone 7 and a 128GB iPhone SE are also rumored to make an appearance.

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iOS 10.2.1 might be the cure for your iPhone 6 and 6s battery woes

Apple says updating to the latest version of iOS could prevent random battery shutdowns.

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35% off Razor Hovertrax 2.0 Hoverboard Self-Balancing Smart Scooter - Deal Alert

Step on the deck and go with Razor Hovertrax 2.0, the world’s smartest self-balancing electric scooter. Intelligently-engineered with EverBalance technology, Hovertrax 2.0 is the only board that auto-levels for a safer, easier mount and a smoother ride.

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34% off TurboTax Deluxe 2016 Tax Software Federal & State - Deal Alert

No Tax Knowledge Needed. TurboTax will ask you easy questions to get to know you and fill in all the right tax forms for you. And TurboTax is tailored to your unique situation—it will search for the deductions and credits you deserve, so you’re confident you’ll get your maximum refund. Discounted 34% right now only on Amazon.

Three easy to use activity trackers

CIO contributor Jim Martin tries out three of the easier to use fitness trackers for those who want something that doesn't require a steep learning curve.

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50% off Dell UltraSharp U3415W PXF79 34-Inch Curved LED-Lit Monitor - DealAlert

This 34-inch 21:9 curved monitor with a panoramic view, cinematic WQHD resolution and rich sound is discounted 50% making this a solid deal on the U3415W.

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Amazon Kindle Paperwhite Is Just $79.99 For a Limited Time If You Buy Refurbished - Deal Alert

Amazon has discounted its refurbished Paperwhite models for a limited time, so with the current deal you can get one for just $79.99. A Refurbished Paperwhite E-reader is refurbished, tested, and certified by Amazon to look and work like new.

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Hands-on with Omnicharge Pro, one smart battery for all your devices

It’s got a built-in Qi pad, fast charging ports, and even comes with a MagSafe cable to charge your MacBook.

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How to rip DVDs with Handbrake

Handbrake 1.0 recently became official, but there's an additional software installation you need to perform in macOS Sierra.

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It's not too late for Apple TV

The Apple TV has struggled lately, but another stab at the streaming bundle could make it a complete cord-cutting solution.