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Your guide to a smart garage

If you have a garage, then you know the feeling. You drive away from your home, make it halfway down the street and wonder if you remembered to close the garage door. We've seen plenty of smart cameras, doorbells and locks for our front doors, but what about the door many of us use the most? Turns …

Home Automation

Why This New Protein Powder Is a Game Changer, According to a Nutritionist

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>A new type of protein powder is about to hit the market, and it’s going to be a total game changer: A …

Food

QuietOn’s new noice-cancelling earbuds banish the sound of snoring

Does your significant other snore while they sleep, soundtracking your night with the sound of rocks falling down a mountain? Are you flirting with the idea of getting the lawyers in? Because Finnish company QuietOn is hoping to restore harmony in the bedroom with its latest invention, the QuietOn …

I spent a week wearing Bose's $350 noise-canceling headphones nonstop — and they're 100% worth their high price tag

Living in New York City comes with a whole host of unique stressful situations — delayed subways, traffic snarls, and crummy weather that can range from hurricanes to blizzards to extreme heat.<p>But there's one stressful condition New York offers that I wasn't ready for — noise pollution.<p>The …

Consumer Tech

ZOTAC ZBOX Pico PI225 Mini PC Wins The Coveted 2018 iF Design Award

Hong Kong based mini PC manufacturer ZOTAC has this week announced its awesome and very small ZBOX Pico PI225 fanless mini PC, has won the …

Ring Video Doorbell 2 review: deal with doorsteppers from your sofa

This smart doorbell connects to your phone – but you might want to disable notifications when at work<p>The Ring Video Doorbell 2 adds the convenience of a front-door intercom to pretty much any home, and with minimal DIY skills required, meaning it’s never been easier to get rid of doorsteppers.<p>There …

Home Security

Juuk releases five new Vitero Apple Watch bands ready for preorder [Watch Store]

<i>Update: Juuk’s added four new Vitero Apple Watch bands now available for pre-order, which will ship the first week of February. The new finishes available for preorder are: Vitero Cosmic Grey, Vitero Granite, Vitero Ruby Silver, Vitero Silver and Vitero Ruby Grey. Many of the original Vitero</i> …

InnerFidelity Top Ten Best Headphones of 2017

Had a cruise through the last year of posts; pulled some cans off the Wall of Fame for a listen; and put together a list of the 10 best headphones of …

Audiophile

Samsung's new speaker is the perfect complement to wall-mounted tv setups

The NW700 hides big sound in a wall-mountable soundbar.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>8<p>8<p>SHARES<p>Making its debut at this year's Consumer …

CES

MacTrast Deals: KlikR Universal Remote Control

The coin-sized KlikR Universal Remote Control allows you to control any infrared remote controlled electronic product, right from your …

Smart TV

This wire-free home security camera is almost as good as Arlo, but it costs half as much

The Arlo Pro and Arlo Pro 2 are far and away our favorite wire-free home security cameras. In fact, they might be our favorite home security cameras, …

Home Security

Review: These active noise canceling wireless earbuds are fantastic for studying and work

If you want a decent pair of headphones that feature active noise canceling (ANC) and wireless Bluetooth connectivity the options are fairly limited. Most are heavy, which makes them ill-suited for extended wear. Others are simply too expensive, with typical price tags in the $300 range — …

This $14 device is the best thing that ever happened to your TV

Did you treat yourself to a new TV during the Black Friday shopping blitz? Well guess what: as great as it is, there’s still a way to give it a …

Remote Controls

The best tech of 2017

More than any year in recent memory, 2017 saw the launch of many (mostly) gimmick-free tech products.<p>Here at Mashable, we’re all for the weird oddity …

Gear & Gadgets

Best iPhone X Screen Protectors

This is the best home security camera system. Period.

If you’re looking for a no-hassle wireless home security camera system, our pick is definitely Arlo Pro 2, which is pricey but worth every penny. But …

The Best Wireless Car Phone Charger Mounts

We spent more than 100 hours researching 11 wireless-charging smartphone car mounts, and testing six of the most promising models, to find that …

Gear & Gadgets

To charge your iPhone X as quickly as possible, you need to spend another $94

It’s as if $1,000 wasn’t enough to begin with.<p>Apple’s latest smartphone, the iPhone X, has drawn criticism for costing as much as a 1996 Honda Accord, but it turns out that one of its features isn’t even available out of the box.<p>The iPhone X (and iPhone 8s) support quick charging, which allows the …

21 Amazing Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

A waffle maker, adjustable showerhead, interactive dog toy, and 18 other products on Amazon that hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people absolutely *adore*.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b><p><i>Reviews</i> …

The best GPS trackers for cats and dogs

<i>By Nick Guy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>A GPS pet tracker can save your cat's or dog's …

Unlike most wireless chargers, this $22 charger positions your phone perfectly every time

The RAVPower Fast Wireless Charger is our favorite charger for the iPhone X (or any other iPhone or Android phone with wireless charging). That said, …

These $99 true wireless earbuds are cheaper and sound better than AirPods

There are three reasons why Apple's AirPods are considered the best true wireless earbuds you can buy: They're small, pair really easily to iOS …

Consumer Tech

The Ecobee4 is the best smart thermostat money can buy

It’s the 21st century, which means it’s time to start regulating your home’s temperature in style with a smart thermostat, and there’s no better way …

Get fast charging for your iPhone X (or 8) for half what Apple charges

After all these years, Apple finally decided to step up its charging game in 2017. The iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus all support wireless …

Here are the 8 best cases for your new iPhone X

With an all-glass back and huge bezel-less screen, the iPhone X is practically begging to be dropped and shattered. Plus, iPhone X screen repairs are expensive ($280 if you don't have AppleCare+) and the fixing the back could be even pricier.<p>So, you have two choices: Forgo a case to show off your …

Tech Trends

Car Smartphone Wireless Charging Pad

Charge your smartphones effortlessly while you drive on this Car Smartphone Wireless Charging Pad. All you need to do is attach your smartphones on …