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Greensboro, NC, United States

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Recent articles by Billy:

Sony’s stellar WF-1000XM3 wireless earbuds are under $200 at Amazon

Sony's WF-1000XM3 are still the best true wireless earbuds, even though they debuted a few months ago. The combination of great sound quality and powerful noise... → Read More

Save over $200 on B&O's H9i headphones, but only for a few hours

My issues with Bang and Olufsen headphones have never been sound quality, design or features. It almost always comes down to price. Premium audio brand commands... → Read More

Walmart's best Black Friday deals: Roku, Oculus, Instant Pot and more

Fighting a crowd the day after Thanksgiving isn't for everyone. If you'd rather avoid the chaos and shop from the comforts of home, we've got you covered. Walma... → Read More

Save $300 on a highly-recommended Sony Dolby Atmos soundbar this week

Look, I get it. You'd love to have Sennheiser's Ambeo soundbar, but you can't bring yourself to drop $2,500 on one. That's one of the main reasons we recommende... → Read More

Anova's Nano sous vide bundle is $70 off at Amazon

When it comes to culinary adventures from the comforts of home, sous vide is still very popular. If you haven't jumped on the bandwagon yet, we won't judge, but... → Read More

Jabra Elite 75t review: The leap from good to great

A much-improved follow-up to last year’s Elite 65t true wireless earbuds. → Read More

AIAIAI debuts ‘HD’ editions of its modular TMA-2 headphones

Since 2015, AIAIAI has offered headphone buyers something unique: a completely modular system of parts that allow you to craft your perfect set. The TMA-2 line... → Read More

Weber embraces modern grilling with a WiFi-enabled pellet model

Weber is one of the most recognizable names in grills. Now the company is taking on Traeger and others with its first WiFi-enabled pellet grill. → Read More

Recommended Reading: The 15th anniversary of 'Halo 2'

Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more on the web. → Read More

Spotify's latest feature creates a playlist for your road trip

It's no secret Spotify wants to give you as many playlist options as possible, and today it's adding one more. Only this time, the streaming service wants to he... → Read More

Echo Studio review: Amazon finally nailed the audio quality

We've heard this pitch before from Amazon. Last year, the company debuted the $150 Echo Plus in an attempt to improve audio quality in its smart speaker line. I... → Read More

The popular 8-quart Instant Pot Lux is at its lowest price ever

Instant Pot deals are becoming almost a daily occurrence. But since we're heading into the heart of holiday shopping season, all of them are worth considering f... → Read More

Hulu increases the price of its live TV service, again

Hulu's live TV streaming is about to get more expensive. The company announced today that its Hulu + Live TV option would increase to $54.99 a month starting De... → Read More

Trager adds Alexa voice control to its line of WiFi-enabled grills

Traeger's WiFi-enabled grills have a lot of handy features that are made possible through wireless connectivity. You can control or monitor the temperature and... → Read More

The best true wireless earbuds you can buy this holiday season

True wireless earbuds have become a staple when it comes to audio accessories. Over-ear noise-cancelling headphones are still a thing, but many companies have t... → Read More

The best gifts for coffee geeks

There are two types of coffee drinkers: people who drink coffee and people who are obsessed with coffee. I fall into the latter category. A few years ago I beca... → Read More

Traeger WiFi grills monitor your wood pellet supply with an $80 sensor

An $80 accessory gives more affordable grills a feature that was reserved for the pricey Timberline. → Read More

Master & Dynamic made a wireless version of its iconic MH40 headphones

Master & Dynamic's MH40 was first set of headphones the company designed, and it released it in 2014. In may ways, that model set the standard for what woul... → Read More

Beats Solo Pro review

Both Apple and Beats have benefited greatly from their relationship over the last five years. Since Apple bought the headphone company in 2014, Beats has improv... → Read More

AirPods Pro review: Apple’s latest earbuds can hang with the best

As true wireless earbuds continue to evolve, companies are making them smaller and adding powerful features like active noise cancellation (ANC). They're... → Read More