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50% off Vastar Professional Breathalyzer Digital Breath Alcohol Tester - Deal Alert

This breathalyzer is space-saving, lightweight, portable, it is easy to hold and carry. Just put it in your pocket.

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The unwritten future of the Apple TV

Apple TV is already a "must have" platform, but changing viewing habits and Apple's unique market advantages open doors to more opportunity, says Brightcove.

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Elon Musk's 'Master Plan: Part Deux' -- what you need to know

Just weeks after his company, Tesla, becomes embroiled in controversy regarding Autopilot technology in it's cars, Elon Musk is announcing the second part of his "master plan."Here is what you need to know.

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Facebook Messenger has a billion users, but now there's a new problem

Chatbots will save Messenger, as long as we learn to love them and are OK with seeing ads to support them.

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Prime Members: 50% off Nintendo 3DS amiibo NFC Accessory - Deal Alert

Now use your amiibo with Nintendo 3DS, 3DS XL or 2DS! Add bonus content, additional features or customize your character on systems lacking this capability. Currently slashed 50% for Prime members.

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Did Pokemon Go bring AR to the iPhone?

Pokémon Go has made us spend more time in augmented reality than on Facebook. But we've been using our iPhones for AR for a while now.

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15% off Google OnHub AC1900 Wireless Wi-Fi Router - Deal Alert

OnHub provides Wi-Fi speeds up to 1900 mbps to help with smooth streaming, gaming, and downloading. Its unique design and 13 antennas provide reliable speed in every direction, covering up to 2,500 square feet. And OnHub can connect...

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What I learned from using Amazon Alexa for a month

Amazon's Alexa is more advanced than interactive voice response systems and sure as hell more powerful than Siri, but it is not human.

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The Full Nerd: Episode 5: Kaby Lake-X, AMD vs. Nvidia and world's largest hard drive

This week on the Full Nerd, Brad, Alaina and Gordon discuss rumors of Kaby Lake-X

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19% off Polaroid ZIP Mobile Photo Printer with ZINK Zero Ink Printing Technology - Deal Alert

Enjoy all the power and fun of Polaroid instant print cameras without the need for the actual camera. This brand new standalone mobile printer is designed to print vibrant, colorful photos from a variety of sources, and is currently...

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27% off 3 Squares TIM3 MACHIN3 Rice and Multi Cooker - Deal Alert

The TIM3 MACHIN3 uses 3 Squares' Fuzzy Logic 2.0 system to create delicious cooked meals. Temperature sensors above and below the cooking pot work together with the advanced digital brain of the MINI to ensure your food is cooked just...

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Why Google Fi? Because it's fast, cheap and easy

The best mobile service just got way, way better. Google's poorly understood Fi is just too good to pass up, especially for digital nomads.

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Why the Tesla Model S 'Autopilot' name needs to change...right now

Consumer Reports has denounced the automaker for the self-driving name. I happen to agree. Change it now.

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5 lessons any business can learn from the Pokemon Go craze

There are many lessons to learn, even from an animated augmented reality game.

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Best Deals of the Week - Deal Alert

Check out this roundup of the best deals on gadgets, gear and other cool stuff we have found this week. All items are highly rated, and dramatically discounted.

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The Full Nerd Episode 4: Budget gamers rejoice: GeForce GTX 1060 debuts! RX-480 fixed!

This week Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee and Gordon Mah Ung talk Nvidia's new budget wonder and yes, AMD has fixed the RX-480. Also: Rate My Budget Rig.

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Lenovo ThinkCentre X1 Review: Good performance unites with great design

All-in-ones are all about saving space and avoiding clutter, but few do so as well as Lenovo's ThinkCentre X1.

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23% off Sony ICD-UX533BLK Digital Voice Recorder - Deal Alert

Featuring 4 GB of memory and a backlit display, the Sony ICD-UX533 Digital Voice Recorder lets you record lectures, music, voice notes and more in MP3, AAC, WMA, and WAV formats.

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