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Fitbit vs Jawbone: Racing To Be The Best

Fitbit vs Jawbone

Looking for a convenient and cost-effective way to reach your fitness goals without the expenses of a personal trainer? Enter Jawbone and Fitbit! It’s easy, just set goals for yourself and meet (or exceed) them. Your friends can hold you accountable as well because you can share your data with them. Track your progress including distance, calories burned, steps taken and more. But which one is best?…

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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 Let’s face it, LCD has been replaced by LED, and plasma, while a great technology, didn’t last very long.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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Watch TV Remotely: Slingbox Reviews

Man watching TV on computer in bar: Slingbox Reviews

As technology has advanced it has become commonplace to take tech on the go. Slingbox is another example of this type of mobile technology. Slingbox allows television watchers to stream their programming no matter where they are as long as they have access to the internet. We have compiled Slingbox Reviews of the two types offered…

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Best Canvas Prints: Easy Canvas Prints vs Canvas on Demand vs CanvasPop & More!

Canvas art hanging on wall: Best Canvas Prints

You went on vacation and took some amazing scenic photos. Or maybe you had a friend take a picture of you and your family that turned out great. You want to display it but you’re not sure how. What if you transfer a photo to canvas? This is a great way to display your photos and also add a bit more art to your home or office. Stop scrolling through your photos on your phone and have them printed on canvas! Share what you love, whether it’s family or a fun vacation, so everyone can enjoy it…

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You Need a Budget 4 Featuring Cloud Sync

Piggy Bank: You Need a Budget Review

You Need a Budget is a budgeting software developed to give users complete control of their money and their budget. In recent news You Need a Budget has announced the release of YNAB 4 and it offers cloud sync capability ,enabling users to gain even more control over their finances. Below we will take a look at exactly what the YNAB 4 software has to offer users and why the new cloud sync feature is such a great advancement…

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Stair Trek: Choosing the Best Stair Lift

Stair lift: Choosing the Best Stair Lift

Is your elderly parent or spouse no longer able to make the trek upstairs? Or, do you have a family member who’s permanently disabled? It’s a huge life adjustment for sure, but it doesn’t mean your loved one has to move out of their home. Fortunately, you have options. Instead of the added stress of moving to a one-story or out of the home altogether, consider installing a stair lift. While they aren’t cheap, stair lift prices can easily match the expenses of selling your home and/or moving. Read our stair chair lift reviews to see the number of options you have — we’ve included details about custom designs, features, pros and cons and pricing to help you make a sound decision. Reviews for the best stairlift companies are below…

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GiftRocket Reviews: The Gift Card That Keeps Giving

Giftcards hanging: GiftRocket Reviews

When it comes to choosing the right gift for that special someone who has everything, choices are limited. This can also turn a process that should be fun into one of frustration. GiftRocket presents a unique solution to the age-old problem of those that are hard to buy for: a service that allows users to send gift cards for local stores or cash-based greetings. We’ll take a deeper look at GiftRocket and what makes it so special…

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