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Make life easier on your eyes with these big sales on luxurious monitor upgrades

Get a Nixeus EDG for $350 at Newegg or a Samsung 4K monitor for $250 at Amazon, plus two other great online deals right now.

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How to set iCloud to save emails on your Mac, not in the cloud

For those who don’t want to sync their email, just retrieve it, the location of messages isn’t always clear.

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iOS Screen Time vs. Android Digital Wellbeing: Which phone addiction fighter is best for you?

Apple and Google both have excellent systems for battling phone addiction, although they're still in beta. Here's how Screen Time and Digital Wellbeing stack up.

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Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 speaker system review: A convenient, but ineffective substitute for in-ceiling speakers

This speaker system delivers a solid surround-sound performance, but it doesn’t provide the perception of height.

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Eufy RoboVac 11s review: Our favorite budget robot vacuum gets an upgrade

The affordable carpet cleaner is now smaller and has more suction.

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Digesting the rumors: Where's the iPad Pro going next?

Jason Snell takes a look at what could happen with the 2018 iPad Pro—and what he hopes won't happen.

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Is the iPhone worth $1,000? Is Apple too far ahead of the curve with USB-C?

This week, it’s audience hot takes on the Macworld Podcast, episode 616.

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Best VPN services of 2018: Reviews and buying advice

Surfing the web through a virtual private network (VPN) can keep your identity and data safe and secure online. We show you what to look for in a VPN and help you pick the best one for your needs.

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Apple Music adds new Friends Mix weekly personalized playlist

The For You section gets a boost with another weekly custom playlist.

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Iris Smart Hub (2017) review: Lowe’s offers an affordable smart-home system for the hacker mindset

A new professional monitoring option puts the focus squarely on security.

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Best smart smoke detector to keep your home safe

Smart smoke and carbon monoxide detectors don’t just sound the alarm, they also alert your smart phone and more.

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Leeo Smart Alert Nightlight review: $100 is cheap if it saves your house from burning down

It plugs into an AC outlet, alerts you to smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, and contacts you via an app with a recording of the sound. A few false alarms aside, this security device is a smart buy for any home.

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Stay charged on the go with a 10,000mAh power bank for $13 and a car charger with Amazon Alexa

If you know the right codes, Amazon is selling a 10,000mAh Aukey portable charger and the Anker Roav Viva at steep discounts.

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This TP-Link smart plug costs $10 instead of $27 if you buy it with Amazon's Alexa

Amazon's selling the TP-Link Kasa Smart Plug Mini for $10 with a coupon code if you're an Alexa-enabled device user.

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Picking the wrong horse: It’s Apple’s fault

It should have been Amazon.

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Overflow 3 review: macOS app launcher doubles as a spacious Dock alternative

Part application launcher, part alternative dock, Overflow 3 reduces clutter on your desktop by providing a place to store less frequently-used Finder items like apps, files, or entire folders that can be accessed anytime via hot key shortcut.