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The Elder Scrolls Online's Summerset expansion doesn't shy from the dark sides of elves

In the Summerset expansion, Elder Scrolls Online makes its first big break with nostalgia and comes out fine.

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SE-ing the forest: Apple’s cheap phone strategy

The Macalope will thank you not to disrespect his favorite iPhone.

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Buy a highly-rated portable Bluetooth speaker on Amazon for $27.09

Apply a discount code and get $14.90 off Tronsmart's T6 25-watt portable speaker.

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iPhone 2018 rumors: iPhone SE 2 coming in May without a headphone jack

Speculation about the iPhone to be released in 2018. We've collected all the rumors right here.

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Try out Alexa's new custom skills with this great deal on an Echo Dot

Newegg is selling Amazon's Echo Dot for $40 with a bundled $10 gift card.

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How to find your FileVault recovery key in macOS

If lost, you’re sunk, but you may have opted to store it in iCloud.

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SkylinkNet Alarm System Starter Kit Plus review: Built by techies, for techies

It’s short on handholding, but SkylinkNet’s SK-250 kit is a good-enough security offering (though not recommended for beginners).

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Yes, eGPUs boost Mac game performance, but limitations abound

Limitations and over-specific requirements keep external GPU support from greatness.

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Astell&Kern Kann review: This high-resolution digital audio player delivers sweet sound, but with a steep price tag

An intoxicating sonic experience from a hi-res audio player that's as heavy as it is expensive.

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Apple’s new model: Please subscribe

Over the past couple years, Apple’s Services division has become one of its more successful businesses. Dan Moren has noticed a pronounced trend towards subscription services.

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How to create private Alexa skills without code

Amazon's Alexa Skills Blueprints let anyone with an Alexa device make household skills.

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Amazon's custom Alexa Blueprints skills show how far ahead of Siri and Google Assistant it is

Amazon has released a super-easy tool for anyone to make their own Alexa skill, and you won't find anything like for Siri or Google Assistant.

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How to get all of the Apple Watch Activity achievements

Trying to snag every Activity badge? Here's a full list of every achievement and what you need to do to get it.

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Today only, get a refurbished 12-inch gold MacBook for just $780 on Amazon

If you're looking for an ultra-portable MacBook, it doesn't get much more affordable than this. You'd better like gold, though.