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Recent articles by Rick:

Get a 4-pack of Wi-Fi smart outlets for $18

These app-powered plugs can also be controlled via smart speakers. Plus: Get a two-month SiriusXM streaming subscription for just a buck. → Read More

Free camera and save 15% on a SimpliSafe security system

The camera is a $99 value and the systems start at under $200. → Read More

The best Google Home Hub deal just got better (again): $74

Another day, another dollar off. Normally $149, the screen-equipped smart assistant hits its lowest price yet. → Read More

Try TV-streaming service Philo free for a month

The usual trial period is just seven days, so this is a great offer. → Read More

Get the Aukey B60 wireless sport earbuds with magnetic on-off switch for $45

Best. Feature. Ever! Plus: Bonus deals on phone cases for Mom, white-noise machines and microSD storage. → Read More

This space-age digital thermometer is only $19.97 (save $7)

Normally $27, it looks like something they might use on the starship Enterprise. → Read More

Let the Roborock S5 sweep and mop your floors for $416 (save $154)

A huge discount on one of the top-rated robo-vacs. Plus: Save on a SimpliSafe home-security system and get a free camera! → Read More

This GoPro-alternative 4K sport camera can be yours for $39

The Dbpower EX7000 comes with a waterproof housing, wrist remote, touchscreen and more. → Read More

Mother's Day gift idea: This clever kitchen timer is just $15.29

A little adorable and a lot ingenious, this hexagon-shaped clock works just by rotating it to the desired countdown time. → Read More

Get three Nintendo Labo kits for just $67.95

If you don't mind Japanese writing on the boxes, this is by far the best Labo bundle ever. → Read More

The Facebook Portal gets a huge price cut: $99

Just in time for Mother's Day, the controversial but widely loved video-calling smart screen is 50 percent off. Plus: Save 20 percent on Game of Thrones merch! → Read More

This is the best cheap live-TV streaming service for cord cutters

Priced at just $16 per month, Philo TV is the only Cheapskate-approved choice. → Read More

When is Amazon Prime Day 2019?

The company's big summer sale will be here before you know it. Here's what you need to know. → Read More

Swap your 1TB hard drive for this 1TB SSD for just $96

Ten months ago, this drive sold for $250. Plus: Score four MFi-certified Lightning cables for $8. → Read More

How to slow Google Sensorvault from tracking your location on iOS, Android

Learn how to disrupt Google Maps and Google Location History from tracking your every movement. → Read More

Survive camping trips and power outages with this AC/DC power station: Just $84.49

Normally $126, this luggable battery has two AC outlets, four USB ports and more. → Read More

Build a home theater on the cheap with this Epson 1080p projector for $400

The PowerLite Home Cinema 1060 is a crazy-good deal at this price, though it does have one limitation. Plus: A sweet Record Store Day turntable deal. → Read More

How to get free e-books, magazines, movies and TV shows from your library

Forget physical media. Modern libraries let you check out digital versions of all the best stuff. → Read More

Return of the ridiculously good TCL 65-inch Roku TV deals

Still available! Score the Series 4 for $500 or the Series 6 for $800. → Read More

Get a nicely outfitted HP Chromebook 14 for $200

It's a refurb, but it ticks all the important Chromebook boxes. Plus: Two bonus deals! → Read More