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An update on review scoring

We’ve moved to a 10-point scale

Philips Hue Play sync box and gradient lightstrip review: wholly unnecessary, totally delightful

Turtle Beach’s new React-R controller brings handy audio features down to a lower budget


Nothing Phone 1 review: something else

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 review: incremental innovation

A gadget person’s gadget

Best gaming laptop in 2022: seven laptops to get your game on

The best gaming laptop at every size and price

The F-150 Lightning on a gravel road

Ford F-150 Lightning review: fast truck, slow computer

Bluecruising into the future

This monitor light is a slick way to bathe your gaming space in color

Devialet Dione soundbar review: brilliant bass for an exorbitant price

The $2,400 Dione is a luxury buy for people who don’t want to deal with surrounds or a subwoofer

Asus Zenbook S 13 OLED review: the MacBook Air alternative

OLED with few compromises

This customizable smart display is a fun desk accessory in need of a purpose

Wemo’s Stage Scene Controller is the light switch evolved

CalDigit’s TS4 is the new king of Thunderbolt docks

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What’s the best student laptop? We asked students

The best instant cameras you can buy right now

We found the best cameras for your budget and needs

Arlo Go 2 or Eufy 4G Starlight: which is the best cellular security camera?

The best wireless earbuds to buy right now

Sennheiser Momentum 4 headphones review: less cool, more comfortable

Too many changes

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The best smartphone you can buy for under $500

The best laptop you can buy in 2022

The best laptops for you, from ultraportables to high-powered editing machines

Nissan Z review: the parts bin sport car

Nissan reused a lot of parts when it put together this sports car — so why is it still so dang fun?

DeWalt gave my power tool battery the power of USB-C

The first Thread motion sensor adds much-needed reliability to the smart home

Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 2 review: a little laptop for light work

MSI GS77 Stealth review: don’t let the name fool you

The Stealth line has outgrown its name

Sony’s 27-inch 4K gaming monitor is good but not $900 good

It offers a full array of features aimed squarely at gamers

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The best Chromebook for 2022

OnePlus 10T review: call it a comeback

A speedy premium midranger

Apple’s new Home app in iOS 16 is better but still half-baked

The best budget laptop of 2022

Insta360’s Link webcam is a hardware answer to Apple’s Center Stage

A surprising debut


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How to look your best on a video call

Five tips for looking (and sounding) great

How to save battery life on your Android phone

This app does only one thing: splitting meal bills

Lenovo Smart Clock Essential with Alexa review: not essential at all 

Your kid might like it, but you probably won’t

Dell XPS 13 Plus review: XPS plus, battery minus

Eight Sleep Pod 2 Pro Cover review: a pricey way to end night sweats

Google Pixel Buds Pro review: the sweet sound of redemption

Google’s premium buds have more features — without deal-breaking flaws

Google’s Pixel 6A stands out among $500 phones.

Google Pixel 6A review: midrange parts, Tensor smarts

The 6A’s Tensor chipset makes all the difference in this midrange phone