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Best smart speakers: Which delivers the best combination of digital assistant and audio performance?

With models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Cortana, and others to come, we’ll help you find just the right model for you.


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AMD Ryzen CPUs get deeper price cuts ahead of Zen+'s April launch

Here's a look at the best deal prices right now on AMD's Ryzen processors.

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Charge your new iPhone X or Galaxy S9 without plugging it in for just $11

The JETech wireless charging pad is down to $11 on Amazon today.

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Apple’s next big display innovation could be microscopically small

Apple has a "secret" lab in Cupertino that is working on MicroLED displays, Bloomberg reports, which will bring screens that are brighter, thinner, and more power efficient.


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Lutron Caséta Smart Lighting Dimmer Switch Starter Kit review: This capable kit includes physical remote controls

The included Wi-Fi bridge can also control Lutron’s Serena motorized window shades.


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HTC's next-gen Vive Pro gets a price, and the original Vive gets a $100 price cut

The Vive Pro finally has a price tag—but only the headset itself—and HTC is slashing the original HTC Vive's price.

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Create Excel reports from multiple spreadsheets with Multi-file Pivot Tables

The Pivot Table is a tool that Excel uses to create custom reports from your spreadsheet databases. All you need is one common, unique field. Here's how to set it up with multiple spreadsheets.

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Surviving Mars review: Spreading humanity to the stars isn't easy

Surviving Mars has a lot of interface annoyances and other small issues, but its blend of optimism and dread makes a compelling foundation for a city/colony builder.

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All five Myst games are being rereleased for Myst's 25th anniversary

Hot on the heels of last week's Firmament announcement, Cyan teases another project—this time related to Myst proper, and with the cryptic message "Perhaps the ending has yet to be written..."

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Microsoft tries forcing Mail users to open links in Edge, and people are freaking out

Microsoft says it's testing a change to the Mail app on a small set of users, requiring them to use Edge to open external links. No one's happy.

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This week in games: Shadow of the Tomb Raider confirmed, Witcher 3's Geralt joins Soulcalibur VI

Plus: Pillars of Eternity II is delayed a month, someone beat the Dark Souls trilogy without getting hit even once, and EVE players pay tribute to Stephen Hawking. This is gaming news for March 12 to 16.

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AMD's Ryzen, Epyc security co-processor and chipset have major flaws, researchers claim

A little-known security firm claims that AMD's Ryzen and Epyc architectures are subject to major exploitable flaws. While AMD said it hasn't had time to confirm or deny the claims, CTS-Labs has already published "clarifications."

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Record your travels for cheap with this $30 dash cam

Many dash cams cost north of $100, but Amazon is selling the Fliiners Mini LCD dash cam for just $30.59.


Smarten up your dumb devices with this $20, two-for-one smart plug deal

You can get a two-pack of the Keewifi Kisslink smart plug for $20, a 50 percent savings.