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TP-Link Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Mini review – CNET

Smart homes might center around smart speakers, lights and interesting gadgets, but smart plugs are the unsung heroes, quietly turning everyday devices into the smartest versions of themselves. The $30 Kasa Smart Wi-Fi Plug Mini by TP-Link does just that with a simple setup, great scheduling options and Amazon Alexa ...

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Google AI experiment has you talking to books

In the announcement post, notable futurist/Google Research Director of Engineering Ray Kurzweil and Product Manager Rachel Bernstein said the system doesn’t depend on keyword matching. They trained its AI by feeding it “billion conversation-like pairs of sentences,” so it can learn to identify what a good response looks like. Talk ...

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Nest Cam IQ Outdoor review – CNET

The $349/£329 Nest Cam IQ Outdoor (roughly AU$450, converted) is a weatherproof home security camera with strong performance, but its high price will scare a lot of people away.  You can view a live video feed from your phone or computer and receive alerts when there’s motion or a loud ...

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The best $1,000 projector

Who this is for A projector in this price range won’t look as good as a TV screen during daytime viewing, and it won’t have the 4K and HDR support of the latest batch of TVs in this price range. But if screen size is your top priority and you ...

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God of War (2018) review – CNET

Let me just say this at the top. Simply put, God of War is on a different level. The game — which hits on April 20 — is an incredibly impressive and fully realized experience unmatched by anything I’ve played in recent memory. It’s scary good. And it’s only on ...

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Dell was the bright spot in a lousy winter for PC shipments

Both analyst teams determined that Dell’s shipments grew about 6.5 percent year-over-year, or significantly above behemoths like HP (4.3 percent under the best estimate). Simply speaking, its performance grew just about everywhere. Gartner credits it to strong business sales, but it didn’t hurt that Dell released big updates to home-oriented ...

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