Wirecutter (formerly known as The Wirecutter) is a product review website owned by The New York Times Company. The site focuses on writing detailed guides to different categories of consumer products which recommend just one or two best items in the category. It gains the vast majority of its revenue from affiliate commissions. To prevent bias, the staff who write its reviews are not informed about what commissions, if any, the site receives for different products.

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Key People/Management at Wirecutter

Melissa Gilkey

Melissa Gilkey

Chief Operating Officer

Wirecutter Office Locations

Wirecutter has offices in New York and Davenport
New York, NY, US (HQ)
New York Times Bldg, 620 8th Ave
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Wirecutter News and Updates

Wirecutter Selects Motorola MB7621 Cable Modem as "The Best Modem For Most People"

Recommends Motorola MB8600 DOCSIS 3.1 Cable Modem for Gigabit Internet Plans Boston, MA - (NewMediaWire) - December 30, 2019 - Zoom Telephonics, Inc. (“Zoom” or “the Company”) (OTCQB: ZMTP), a leading producer of cable modems and other communication products, today announced its very favorable …

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

Makula Dunbar Contributor Makula Dunbar is a writer with Wirecutter. More posts by this contributor Gear for making outdoor fitness more enjoyable The best home Wi-Fi and networking gear Editor’s note: This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s indepen…

Gear for making outdoor fitness more enjoyable

Makula Dunbar Contributor Makula Dunbar is a writer with Wirecutter. More posts by this contributor The best home Wi-Fi and networking gear Worthwhile gadget upgrades for the tech-obsessed Editor’s note: This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s indep…

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…
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Wirecutter Blogs

A Great Shop Vacuum (or Wet Dry Vac)

There are messes and then there are messes. For the latter, your best bet is to break out a wet dry vac. These heavy-duty vacuums suck up water, sawdust, nails, and screws with equal vigor. We’ve been using them for years, and our favorite is the Ridgid 12-Gal. NXT Wet Dry Vac HD1200. Th…

Why We Love GIR Spatulas

My grandmother taught me never to waste food. She passed away early last spring, but whenever I feel her watching over me as I cook, I reach for my GIR silicone spatulas—indispensable tools for dodging Nainai’s “tsk tsk.” The Ultimate spatula helps me scrape the frosting bowl clean (and …

The 125+ Best Cyber Monday Deals 2021

The moment we’ve all been waiting for is here: Cyber Monday has finally arrived. We’ve seen countless deals over the past few weeks—good and bad—and more are to come. We will keep searching through products and retailers to find the best showing of Wirecutter picks worth your time, and m…

The 35+ Best Target Cyber Monday Deals: Instant Pot, GoPro and More

Cyber Monday probably offers your last, best last chance this year to grab spectacular savings from Target. And Target offers a wide range of products, so there’s plenty to choose from. Here are the best Cyber Monday deals we’ve found from Target so far.

The Best Cyber Monday Deals on Kids Toys and Games

You wanna know what’s fun? Things that are methodically, rigorously tested and proven to be fun. We played the stuffing out of these toys, games, and kids crafts to confirm with absolute certainty that they are all fully capable of brightening those long, dark days spent cooped up at hom…

The Best Cyber Monday Smart TV Deals from Samsung, Vizio, TCL, and LG

Cyber Monday is here, and the TV deals are rolling in. Be careful though: A lot of TV deals hyped during a holiday shopping weekend simply aren’t worth it. Our advice? Stick to Wirecutter picks. Here are the best Cyber Monday TV deals we could find online.
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Wirecutter Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who are Wirecutter key executives?

    Wirecutter's key executives are Melissa Gilkey.

  • How many employees does Wirecutter have?

    Wirecutter has 141 employees.

  • Who are Wirecutter competitors?

    Competitors of Wirecutter include CNET, The Verge and TechCrunch.

  • Where is Wirecutter headquarters?

    Wirecutter headquarters is located at New York Times Bldg, 620 8th Ave, New York.

  • Where are Wirecutter offices?

    Wirecutter has offices in New York and Davenport.

  • How many offices does Wirecutter have?

    Wirecutter has 2 offices.