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Eero 6 mesh routers unveiled: Amazon adds Wi-Fi 6 support for the work-from-home era

They're the fastest Eero routers yet, the company says. → Read More

Amazon unveils new Eero mesh routers that support Wi-Fi 6

They're the fastest Eero routers yet, the company says. → Read More

What is Amazon Sidewalk? You're about to find out

Coming soon to Echo speakers and all sorts of other devices, Amazon's low-bandwidth IoT network wants your smart home to stretch beyond your Wi-Fi network. → Read More

Amazon Sidewalk is coming to your neighborhood. Here's what that means

Coming soon to Echo speakers and all sorts of other devices, Amazon's low-bandwidth IoT network wants your smart home to stretch beyond your Wi-Fi network. → Read More

The best smart bulb bargains in 2020: Philips, Lifx, GE, Wyze and more

Looking for smart light bulbs that you can automate or control with voice commands? You're in luck -- and none of our top picks cost more than $15. → Read More

Can this smart ceiling fan kill the coronavirus? Independent tests say 'yes'

The Haiku UV-C from Big Ass Fans uses UV light to kill pathogens as it circulates air. Now safety scientists say that it's effective against COVID-19. → Read More

Best mesh routers in 2020: Asus, Orbi, Eero, Google Nest and more

The right mesh router will spread a fast, reliable internet connection throughout your entire home -- and these are the best we've tested. → Read More

The best smart bulb bargains of 2020: Philips, Lifx, GE, Wyze and more

Looking for smart light bulbs that you can automate or control with voice commands? You're in luck -- and none of our top picks cost more than $15. → Read More

Amazon set to announce new devices on September 24

Expect to see new hardware and services from Amazon this Thursday. → Read More

Amazon warns PS5 pre-order customers their consoles might ship late

Were you one of the lucky ones who managed to pre-order the PlayStation 5? You might not receive it on release day, Amazon says. → Read More

New Chromecast streamer with Google Assistant remote appears in leak

The new streamer is expected to launch alongside new Pixel devices at a virtual event Sept. 30. → Read More

DC Universe streaming service will become Universe Infinite comics platform

With original shows like Harley Quinn on HBO Max, DC is returning to its roots and launching an all-you-can-read digital comics service. → Read More

The best cheap smart LED bulbs of 2020: Philips, Lifx, GE, Wyze and more

Looking for smart light bulbs that you can automate or control with voice commands? You're in luck -- and none of our top picks cost more than $15. → Read More

Can this smart ceiling fan kill COVID-19? Independent tests say 'yes'

The Haiku UV-C from Big Ass Fans uses UV light to kill pathogens as it circulates air. Now, safety scientists say that it works against the coronavirus. → Read More

The best home security systems of 2020: Live monitoring, DIY kits, video doorbells and more

Need help picking out the best home security system for your home? We're here to help you sort through your many options. → Read More

Best mesh routers of 2020: Asus, Orbi, Eero, Google Nest and more

A good mesh router can spread a fast, reliable internet connection throughout your entire home -- and these are the best we've tested. → Read More

Wi-Fi 6 devices: The top compatible phones, laptops and gadgets thus far

Better, faster Wi-Fi is here, but you'll need new devices in order to take advantage. Here are your top options. → Read More

The best waffle makers in 2020

Waffles are wonderful, but you'll need a reliable waffle maker in order to enjoy them at home. Here are the best we've tested. → Read More

Asus just unveiled the first router that supports next-gen Wi-Fi 6E connections

Coming in December, the Asus ROG Rapture GT-AXE11000 is a tri-band gaming router that can send and receive signals in the newly opened 6GHz band. → Read More

Wi-Fi 6 is the fastest standard yet. Wi-Fi 6E will be even better

Wi-Fi is expanding into the 6GHz band, giving new Wi-Fi 6E devices an exclusive multilane expressway for faster internet traffic. Here are the details. → Read More