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The smallest WeMo switch, a Dyson fan that can heat a room, and the smartest car charger you’ve ever seen lead off Wednesday’s best deals. Read more...

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Not only is the new WeMo Mini Smart Plug smaller than the top-selling original so as to only cover one outlet, it’s also cheaper. You’ll almost always see it available for $35, but today on Amazon, it’s knocked down to $30.Read more...

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Mac: When Spark initially launched on Mac, it had enough features to get by, but it still needed to check off a few boxes to convince power users to give it a look. In an update today, they’ve added a few new tools for managing your email.Read more...

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Nonda’s original Zus smart car charger was a one-of-a-kind device with two very poorly-placed USB ports, but the newly redesigned Quick Charge 2.0 model fixes that fatal flaw for just $13 with code KINJAD20.Read more...

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One standout item from Trump’s 2005 tax return, revealed last night, was something called the “Alternative Minimum Tax” (AMT). If you’re not terribly familiar with it, here’s what the AMT is all about and why it matters.Read more...

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You hear your favorite musical artist is coming to town, so you go to buy tickets only to find they’re already sold out. Those tickets weren’t picked up by people with faster fingers than you, though, they were purchased by bots to be resold. Ticketmaster’s “Verified Fan” program is hoping to change that.Read more...

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The privacy-focused message app Signal can now make encrypted video calls. That adds a nice layer of security if you’re accustomed to something like Facetime but want a more private way to chat.Read more...

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Adequate Man What Is The Best Sporting Event To Attend While Drunk? | Jezebel I Hate These Goddamn Tops | Gizmodo Mark Zuckerberg Just Rode in a Race Car With Dale Earnhardt Jr. and He Looked SO SCARED | The Root Everything You Think You Know About the Death of Mike Brown Is Wrong, and the Man Who Killed Him Admits It…Read more...

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With a little know-how, most phishing scams are pretty easy to detect. This one, on the other hand, is devilishly clever and just might dupe you if you’re not careful.Read more...

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Credit is tricky. It seems to work against us more than it works in our favor, and in recent years, there’s been a push to improve the system. In this vein, the three major credit bureaus (Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion) recently decided to make a change that will help 12 million consumers in the U.S.Read more...

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Do you have trouble hearing people in noisy places? If you do, a regular hearing test won’t necessarily detect a problem with your ears. But a new type of test, which you can try right here, should give a different result. Read more...

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Virtual reality is the next big thing in gaming, but wearing the headsets causes motion sickness for some. Even I’ve experienced a little motion sickness while playing despite the fact I never struggled with it in the past (no barfing yet). If you’re worried about hurling, there are a few things you can do to make the…Read more...

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No one needs an “excuse” to eat pie—pie should be eaten freely and with joy whenever the craving strikes—but it is Pi Day (𝛑 Day), and we would be remiss if we didn’t celebrate.Read more...

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We finally have some numbers on what the Republicans’ proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act is going to do to health insurance coverage and costs. The estimate, from the Congressional Budget Office, says that 24 million of us will lose coverage, and the rest of us will probably see our deductibles go up.Read more...

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Hopefully, you’ll never be in a situation where you have to use these tips, but they might just come in handy to help you handle a dog attack. In this Business Insider video, a former Navy SEAL tells you what you need to know to protect yourself.Read more...

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If you’re an avid Waze user, there’s a reasonable chance that you tend to pop between Waze and an audio app while you’re driving. Well, if that audio app happens to be Spotify, you’re in luck, because Waze is integrating Spotify controls directly into the app and vice versa.Read more...

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Tech jargon is notoriously difficult to understand, but as more and more security issues dominate the news, more bizarre terminology comes with it. From honeypots to buffer overflow attacks, Sideways is a dictionary that uses analogies to explain how this stuff works. Read more...

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We post deals on inexpensive solar motion lights all the time, but while this model from Sunforce is more expensive at $30, it differs in a few key ways.Read more...

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When I visit somewhere new, I always ask for recommendations from friends and family on where to eat, hang out, and what attractions are worth my time, but I don’t always know which of my friends to ask. Facebook’s City Guides let’s you tap into everyone in your social circle, giving you a larger pool of…Read more...

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You’re obviously allowed to ask about compensation when you interview for a job. This response from an online delivery company to a recent job candidate is extreme, but it brings up an interesting question: when do you bring up salary?Read more...

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The Slot Here Are Some Photographs of Donald Trump’s Face and Hand | Gizmodo MormonLeaks Goes to Battle With Mormon Church Over Leaked “Enemy List” | Deadspin Brazilian Soccer Guy Who Ordered His Ex Tortured To Death Signs With New Team | The Grapevine White …Read more...

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Amazon’s Fire tablet, TP-Link networking gear, and power receptacles with USB ports lead off Tuesday’s best deals from around the web. Read more...

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Today is Pi Day and what better way to celebrate everyone’s favorite mathematical constant than by taking a look back at everyone’s favorite $35 hobbyist computer, the Raspberry Pi. Since the launch of the Raspberry Pi, I’ve written an absurd number of guides, blogs, and an already outdated book on the variety of…Read more...

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Plain, three-ingredient Rice Krispie Treats are little squares of sugary, marshmallow-y magic, but if you want to get out there and really live, I suggest switching up your cereal every once in a while.Read more...

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When I help people buy cars, they often ask: “How much money can I expect to save here?” It’s an excellent question, but it’s the wrong way to look at whether or not you are getting a good deal.Read more...

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