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  1. people's choice
    The Best Wireless Headphones on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“You can hear literally EVERYTHING with these headphones.”
  2. ingenious design
    This Self-Timed Outlet Keeps My Flat Iron From Burning the House DownPush the button and it shuts power off after 30 minutes.
  3. ingenious design
    Why Didn’t Anyone Think of a Right-Angled iPhone Cable Sooner?It’s made horizontal gameplay, bedtime scrolling, and charging in a cup holder so much easier.
  4. people's choice
    The Best Laptop Backpacks on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I was skeptical about a backpack for under 30 bucks that would meet the rigorous demands of an IT technologist such as myself.”
  5. recommended by experts
    The Best STEM Toys for Kids, According to ExpertsIncluding a wooden robot for little kids, a mini basketball catapult, and a kit for building a banana keyboard.
  6. people's choice
    The Best Computer Monitors on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“This display is truly immersive, whether I’m doing mundane office tasks or video games. Yes, I sneak in some games at work. Fire me.”
  7. recommended by experts
    The Best Headphones for Kids, According to Pediatric Ear ExpertsThey’re comfortable, cute, and much less likely to damage their hearing.
  8. people's choice
    The Best Security Cameras on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“Literally just installed and caught someone stealing our packages the same day.”
  9. the hard to shop fors
    Gamers on the Gifts They Want for the HolidaysVideo-game enthusiasts of all ages weigh in.
  10. people's choice
    The Best iPad Cases on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I could buy five of these covers for the price I paid for Apple’s Smart Case and frankly this one is just as good.”
  11. people's choice
    The Best PC Graphics Cards on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviews“This one is so quiet, if only all of them could be this way!”
  12. people's choice
    The Best Smartwatches on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“I guess you’d say I’m a seasoned or intermediate runner. This has all the features I need, and it is small enough to wear all day.”
  13. painless shopping
    13 Actually Good-Looking Blue-Light-Blocking Glasses You Can Buy on AmazonIncluding wire-rimmed, tortoiseshell, and clear frames.
  14. i was a tech columnist
    I Hated All Wireless Chargers Until I Found Anker’s Fast-Charging StandGood for people who use their phones while lying down.
  15. i was a tech columnist
    I Can Whip a Credit Card Straight From the $10 Amazon Wallet in My PocketIt’s extremely slim, too.
  16. i was a tech columnist
    Eero Makes the Best Wi-Fi System (and I’ve Tried Them All)I like it better than Plume, Luma, Netgear, Linksys, AmpliFi HD, and even Google.
  17. i was a tech columnist
    The Case That Protected My Phone Through Being Dropped 53 TimesFormer tech columnist David Pogue on the RhinoShield CrashGuard Case.
  18. testing testing
    The Muse Headset Is Like Meditation and Deep Breathing for DummiesIt’s the one thing that helps me tune out before I fall asleep.
  19. expert-approved gifts
    11 Men’s Gifts to Buy Before They Sell Out, According to a Trend Forecaster“You don’t want to miss out — some of these are blink-and-it’s-gone status.”
  20. people's choice
    The Best Home Theater Speakers, According to Amazon Reviews“Can bump Three Six Mafia (best for testing out the bass) like high end speakers.”
  21. people's choice
    The Best Telescopes on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“You will see star clusters where you’ve always seen blackness, and where you once saw one star you will now see many.”
  22. people's choice
    The Best Drones Under $600 on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersMini and micro sizes plus ones equipped with GPS and video.
  23. people's choice
    The Best Universal Remotes on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“No hassles — just put in batteries and voilà!”
  24. people's choice
    The Best Mini-Projectors on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers“Everyone agrees that this projector is A-W-E-S-O-M-E!”
  25. trust me i should know
    What I Tell My Friends Who Ask Me What Digital Camera to BuyWhether they’re looking for a digital SLR, the best point-and-shoot, or something waterproof for kids — all for under $1,000.
  26. testing testing
    Which Robot Vacuum Is Actually Worth It?We spoke to experts and took a few for a test-drive.
  27. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Helen Hou-Sandí’s Favorite Gadgets?The lead developer at WordPress on the standing-desk converter, smart thermostat, and fitness tracker she loves.
  28. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Alisha Bland’s Favorite Gadgets?Square’s packaging program manager shares her love of Samsung and the headphones she always keeps around her neck.
  29. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Sarah Drasner’s Favorite Gadgets?The senior developer advocate at Microsoft shares which VR set, brain-sensing headset, and smart desk she’s into.
  30. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Jeff Titterton’s Favorite Gadgets?“I’d been thinking about getting one; I have slope-neck from looking at my phone so much.”
  31. my gizmos
    Ask a Tech Person: What Are Taggart Matthiesen’s Favorite Gadgets?The senior director of product at Lyft shares the electronics that run his day.
  32. what do you want
    10 Audiophiles on the Gifts They Want for the HolidaysBluetooth speakers, turntable stands, and the new Kendrick Lamar album.
  33. gifts under $50
    These $15 Plugs Turn Any Home Into a Smart HouseAnything you stick in them can be controlled from your phone.
  34. editor's choice
    If You’re Going to Buy One Thing Today, Make It the Sonos Playbar SpeakerIt gives you cinema-quality sound at a fraction of the price and setup time.
  35. cyber monday
    20 Strategist Greatest Hits in Home, Kitchen, and Tech, on Sale for Cyber MondayIncluding cheap Sonicare and Bose headphones.
  36. close inspection
    The Best Drone Folds to the Size of a PaperbackOther (cheaper) versions simply just don’t compare.
  37. close inspection
    The Best VR Headset for Actually Delivering Virtual RealityPlus, a great, cheaper option for less than $200.
  38. close inspection
    The Best Wireless Headphones for Working OutThese fit the best and stay sweatproof for hours.
  39. this thing's incredible
    The Gadget That Brought My Speakers Back From the DeadIt turns nearly anything into a wireless Bluetooth device.
  40. this thing's incredible
    This Wake-Up Light Is Like My Own Private SunriseThis cured my S.A.D.
  41. select all
    20 Techy Gifts for Gadget-HeadsOld-school Nintendo, an olfactory alarm clock, VR headset, and more.
  42. close inspection
    What Are the Best Wireless Headphones Under $150?I went in search of the best-sounding and most comfortable pair.
  43. the hard to shop fors
    What Should I Gift an Early Adopter?“There’s one crazy new drone that just came out that I think crystallizes so much of what people have wanted from a drone. And it’s finally here.”
  44. close inspection
    What Are the Best Wireless Headphones for a Serious Audiophile?Lossless audio files deserve the best wireless headphones.
  45. this thing's incredible
    You Should Buy an Amazon Echo — Right NowIt really makes life just a little bit easier.