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Apple TV vs Google TV vs Boxee vs Roku vs Chromecast vs Amazon Fire vs WD TV vs PlayOn vs TVersity

Watching TV: Best streaming media players

Tired of watching Netflix and Hulu on your tiny computer screen or tablet? Streaming media players connect to your television so you don't have to squint your eyes at a small screen. In this comparison we take a look at the top streaming media players and pick our winners for best receiver for 2016. Included in this review are: Apple TV, Google TV, Roku, Boxee, Amazon Fire TV, PlayOn, WD TV Live, TVersity and Chromecast, as well as a few others. We share our top 3 picks for best streaming media player and for each, we share the pros and cons, so that you can decide which one might fit your budget and entertainment needs best...

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Medical Alert System Reviews

Elderly person's hands: Medical Alert System

Does your elderly parent live at home alone? What if something happens when you're not available? Or maybe you don't live nearby. Medical alert systems can save you from worrying about your loved one -- and maybe save their lives. These systems have been around for decades, and there are dozens on the market to choose from. How do you pick the best one for your particular needs? Our Medical Alert System Reviews will help you decide by giving you all the details needed to make the best choice...

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The Ultimate Tech Gift Guide

The Ultimate Tech Gift Guide

Looking for the the latest and greatest gadgets for everyone on your shopping list this holiday season? We've got 8 items in our Tech Gift Guide this year that your techie is bound to love. We've handpicked some of the most popular items on the market today that we think will make great gifts! And the best part?!? All of these items are available online to ship directly to you or the recipient without leaving the comfort of your home or tablet...

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Best Streaming Music Service: Spotify vs Rhapsody vs Pandora vs Google Music vs Rdio vs Beats vs Napster

Cell phone streaming music

Companies providing audio streaming grow daily, with them the services they are offering are growing as well. With audio streaming you have access to millions of songs, from your PC, from your mobile device or from your home audio system. When you pay a monthly flat fee you have access to millions of tunes. This flat rate often includes additional features such as creating your personal radio, sharing your playlists or reading reviews about newest releases. What is the best music streaming service where you can listen to as many songs as you like for a low flat rate? We have researched some of the most popular streaming services and selected our picks for Best Music Streaming Service...

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Best Virtual Reality Headset: HTC Vive vs Oculus Rift vs Gear VR vs Playstation VR & More!

Guy wearing virtual reality headset: Best Virtual Reality Headset

In the 90s, virtual reality headsets ranged from simulation systems to 3D models on computer screens. Today, when we say virtual reality we're referring to virtual reality headsets that you wear and experience, like HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Using the label virtual reality headset for every pair of goggles makes it seem like all of them are created equal, but this couldn't be further from the truth. You'll learn why some are more expensive than others, and why some of the less expensive ones don't give you the true virtual reality experience...

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Activity Tracker Showdown: Garmin vs Fitbit vs Jawbone vs Nike Fuelband vs Microsoft Band vs BodyBugg

Activity Tracker Showdown: Garmin vs Fitbit vs Jawbone vs Nike Fuelband vs Microsoft Band vs BodyBugg

Wearable tech is a relatively new term, but this year’s new product introductions have made the category HOT with an ever-growing feature set designed to make these products more exciting and user-friendly. Companies are coming out with new gadgets to help you reach your weight and fitness goals. Read more to learn which company we consider to have the best activity tracker...

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DIRECTV Genie Review: Watch Your Shows Anywhere

DirecTV Genie and logo: DirecTV Genie Review

We all run into this problem. There are so many late night TV shows on at the same time that we can't watch them all at once. Then during the day, there's nothing to watch. What if you could record 5 shows at once and watch them when there's nothing else for you to watch? DIRECTV gives you this capability with Genie...

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Best TV Technology? Projector vs OLED vs LED vs LCD vs Plasma

Remotes on table

Choosing a new television can be overwhelming since there are so many options and factors to consider. One major decision is whether to go for a new technology such as OLED with curved 4K or save $ and go with more proven technologies such as LED or even a projector. Let's face it, LCD has been surplanted by LED, and plasma, while a great technology, didn't last very long. It can be tricky to know which to invest in, especially if you aren’t sure what these terms mean. So, to help make shopping for a television a little easier and less daunting with the technical stuff, we're taking a deeper dive into each of these types of TV technologies and the characteristics to look for in each. We hope this will ultimately help you find the best television technology to suit your needs...

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Best Bluetooth Earbuds and Headphones: Parrot Zik vs Beats vs Sony vs Jaybird vs Jabra

Headphones: Best Bluetooth Earbuds and Headphones

Love listening to music on the go but hate getting tangled up in the cord? Wireless Bluetooth earbuds and headphones allow you to move freely while working out, traveling, laying in bed or simply walking down the street. The majority of Bluetooth stereo headphones also have the capability to take calls, so you can switch from listening to media to answering a call from a friend. Untangle all the reviews with our no-nonsense recommendations for best Bluetooth earbuds and headphones...

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Foscam Review: Which Security Camera Has Your Back?

Camera with security cameras: Foscam Review

Can Foscam help you feel safer while you're away from home? Families use Foscam to provide them with a sense of security so they can check on their home and make sure everything is intact. Whether you are checking to make sure the kids got home safely or surveilling for unauthorized activity, Foscam provides various cameras to get the job done. Read our Foscam reviews to see if this company has what it takes to give you peace of mind...

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