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Extras for bringing the fun at summer festivals

Summer festivals of all sorts come around every year, and they’re even better with a few friends — plus some extras to make the experience more memorable.

Summer road trip tech essentials and extras

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Gear for making outdoor fitness more enjoyable

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Gadgets and small appliances that will keep you in the kitchen

When life gets busy, cooking is one of the first activities that many forego to get a bit more free time. However, after a while, ordering out and eating subpar meals gets old. Kitchen gadgets that assist in quickly preparing meals and drinks are not only helpful but essential in creating balance—an…

The best home Wi-Fi and networking gear

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Gaming monitors, headsets and peripherals for a winning desktop setup

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The Best Bathroom Rugs and Bath Mats

We tested 26 rugs and mats in our office, and then took our favorites home to see how much we liked them after multiple showers. A great bath mat will brighten up a bathroom, keep your feet toasty, and do the all-important job of protecting you from slipping on wet floors. After 30 hour…

The Best Duct Tape

We tested 10 duct tapes on wood, glass, and plastic sheeting, spending seven months monitoring their outdoor performance in a New England field, and we found the best roll of duct tape to have around the house is Duck Max Strength. No other tape we tested has such a good combination of featu…

Wall Hooks We Love

In the fight against clutter, the hook is an essential tool. Install a few around your home, and suddenly your jacket, bag, and tangle of necklaces have a place to live. But very few function well and look stylish enough to show off on your walls. We recommend 11 hooks that Wirecutter staffe…

The Best Standing Desk Mats

Standing desks should encourage you to stand up and move around while you work, and a standing desk mat should keep your feet and body comfortable while you stand and move. After trying nearly two dozen anti-fatigue mats and two years of long-term testing in a coworking space, we think…

June Oven Review: Not the Countertop Oven You Should Buy

If the thought of an oven that knows how to cook your food for you sounds intriguing, you might be interested in the June Oven, a smart countertop oven with a built-in camera. The June comes with programs for cooking a variety of specific foods, and in theory its camera can identify ingredie…

The Best Nintendo Switch Accessories

Tryone’s Gooseneck stand can mount your Switch on your desk or your bed. The Nintendo Switch’s flexibility is a large part of what makes it great. It’s a handheld console. It’s a living room console! It has a kickstand! But it doesn’t come with everything you need, and a lot of the Swit…
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