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Satechi Slim Aluminum Type-C Multi-Port Adapter review: Portable MacBook dock makes no compromises

An attractive small package bundles 4K video, USB 3, and passthrough power at an affordable price.

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Fitbit Flex 2 review: Swim-tracking boosts this basic fitness band

Fitbit's $100 Flex 2 is a solid, water-resistant upgrade from the first-gen Flex, but its automatic exercise-tracking needs some work.

Asus ZenBook 3 review: This compact laptop puts the MacBook on the ropes, but doesn't deliver a KO

This 12-inch MacBook clone is a premium Windows ultraportable, but a few design choices keep it from rising above all its competition—MacOS and Windows alike.

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Apple Watch Series 2 review: A faster, brighter fitness machine

Apple's second-generation watch doubles down on fitness with GPS, water-resistance, a dual-core processor, and super-bright display.

Fitbit Charge 2 review

The top three reasons why Charge 2 is Fitbit’s best activity tracker yet.

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Fitbit Charge 2 review: A worthy upgrade elevates the fitness-tracking essentials

Fitbit's latest activity tracker combines the best of its Charge HR and Alta fitness bands at an affordable price.

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iPhone 7 review: Its speed and camera are crazy-good, but it still drives me crazy

The A10 Fusion chip screams. The camera takes great photos with no effort. But the iPhone 7's missing headphone jack has made my life a little harder, and that's too bad.

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ZeroLemon ToughJuice USB-C 30000mAh review: Slow and steady wins the recharging race

Big external battery has a lot of ports and holds a lot of juice.

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Kanex GoPower USB-C Portable Battery review: Good performance and sleek design at a premium

Lithium-ion-based battery can fully charge a 12-inch MacBook.

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RAVPower 20100mAh External Battery review: Underwhelming by every measure

USB-C battery underperforms by every measure.

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Automatic Pro review: Be a better driver with this driving data tracker in your car

The car plug-in device adds 3G cellular for ubiquitous tracking of mileage, performance, and crashes.

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Razer Mechanical Keyboard Case review: Luxurious keys for iPad Pro

Durable and detachable, this backlit keyboard offers a desktop-class typing experience.

Hardcore Hardware: Falcon Northwest's FragBox 2 isn't overkill afterall

Insomiac Game's Shaun McCabe says having a burly 10-core CPU will make a difference in VR gaming and DirectX 12. Two Titan X videocards don't hurt either.

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Spire review: Keep calm and carry on with this beautiful breath-tracking device

An overhauled iOS app breathes new life into Spire, but it's still pretty pricey.

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Kensington SD1500 USB-C Mobile Dock review: Great for the traveling MacBook presenter

A new MacBook dock can handle a 4K display, VGA, and Ethernet, but lacks passthrough power.

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iPad Pro or MacBook? The best Apple gear for college

Heading to college? Take the right tech. We'll tell you what Macs and iPads to buy today—and what to pass on until it's updated.


Kindle Oasis review: Amazon's newest e-reader is nearly perfect

The Oasis makes reading a pleasure, but its free 3G only works inside the United States.

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Drift Compass review: Inexpensive, wearable camera for everyday life underwhelms

This camera's attempt to be inconspicuous is marred by usability and image quality issues.