David Kender, USA TODAY

David Kender

USA TODAY

Cambridge, MA, United States

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  • USA TODAY
  • Reviewed.com
  • North Jersey News

Past articles by David:

Here's how to fix your broken Christmas lights

Busted Christmas string lights can darken your holidays. Here's how to make simple repairs to burned-out bulbs, fuses, and other common problems. → Read More

40 gifts for the Star Wars fan in your life

Toys, collectibles, books, apparel, and more. This Star Wars swag will warm the hearts of nerds across the galaxy. Mandalorian items are hot for 2020. → Read More

Reviewed announces 2020 Best of Year awards

Reviewed, part of the USA TODAY Network, unveils its favorite products of 2020. Lab-tested and praised by our editors, these are the best you can buy. → Read More

The 30 best deals you can still shop for Amazon Prime Day 2020

It's the last day to shop Amazon Prime Day 2020 and you're going to want to snag these deals while they're still in stock. → Read More

First Impressions: Delonghi PACEX390LVYN Pinguino Portable Air Conditioner

A portable air conditioner for large rooms, the Delonghi Pinguino is a powerhouse with a versatile set of features to see you through the summer. → Read More

The 12 craziest things Star Wars fans actually own

Great Star Wars products for the diehard fans: costumes, life-sized replicas, and more. → Read More

What's the right age to introduce kids to Star Wars?

Star Wars is packed with kid-friendly action, but has its darker moments. How old should children be? Here's what parents should know before a first watch. → Read More

The 3 biggest myths about doing laundry

Here's the truth about how much detergent you should really use, natural alternatives, and the right water temperature for clean clothes. → Read More

Motion smoothing or the "soap opera effect" is real: Fix your TV now

Motion smoothing on a TV can create weird image quality. Here's what causes the "soap opera" effect, why it's bad, and how to change it. → Read More

How high-tech does an electric toothbrush really need to be?

Poor brushing habits can only be corrected so much by expensive toothbrushes. A better brush can train you to do better, but don't opt for overkill. → Read More

7 things to know before buying a new appliance

Picking out a new kitchen appliance can be intimidating. Here are seven things you need to know before buying that washer, oven, or refrigerator. → Read More

How high-tech does a toothbrush really need to be?

The Oral-B iO and Colgate Plaqless Pro are a couple of smart, connected electric toothbrushes that aim to help users brush better. → Read More

2020 is a great time to make these 5 easy New Year's tech resolutions

Change bad digital habits with simple steps for a healthier, safe internet in the new year. A couple of sanity-saving keys: password managers and VPNs. → Read More

New gadget? Now it's time to learn how to use it

Where to get free tech support for Apple, Amazon, Best Buy, Microsoft Home Depot, Lowes, or other retail products. → Read More

Reviewed's CES 2020 Editors' Choice Award submissions are now open

Now seeking nominations for the top products of CES 2020. TVs, home appliances, parenting, health & beauty, electronics, smart home, and more. → Read More

We tested last night’s 'Game of Thrones' on an amazing TV—did it look any better?

We watched on OLED and LCD televisions. OLED wins by a mile, but it's still muddy. → Read More

The best bed pillows of 2019

Rest your head on the best pillows on the market. → Read More

This is the $11k product that had people in tears at CES 2019

Sony's crazy expensive MDR-Z1R headphones and DMP-Z1 digital music player had us feeling kind of blue, kind of great → Read More

The Best Bed Pillows of 2019

We fluffed up, tested and slept on and the top-selling bedding pillows to determine which ones will provide you with the best chance for a great night's sleep. → Read More

Reviewed's CES 2019 Editors' Choice Award submissions are now open

Now seeking nominations for the top products of CES 2019 → Read More