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These are the best products we tested, handled, and carried with us this month.

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Tech news you can use, in two minutes or less: Pour one out for Apple’s AirPower project Apple’s AirPower, the company’s infamous promise of a wireless charging option, is officially dead. Apple unveiled the project in 2017 to much applause, but balked when it came to giving an actual release date. Finally they’ve killed the …

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Unlike most iPhones, Apple discontinued the iPhone X after a year, in late 2018. Not because it’s bad. No, because it’s too good. Keeping the X on sale would have hurt sales of the XS and XR. The X has a slightly slower processor than the new models, but everything else is top of the …

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Darkness has descended on Twitter—but not the kind of darkness it’s most famous for. The social media platform is rolling out a new version of Dark Mode, the color palette for its interface designed to relieve your eye strain by replacing the bright white background with a darkened one. A new “dim” setting changes the …

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“There’s no reason to be afraid,” my spouse scolded, as my 1-year-old and 4-year-old shrieked at the top of their lungs. You would’ve thought they were being roasted alive, instead of merely strapped into the Burley Encore X as their parents gingerly hauled it down a small, steep hill to the beach. For a minute, …

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Here on the WIRED Gear team, one of the questions that we field the most often is: Which smart speaker should I choose? There are a lot of different factors to take in, like how important is sound quality? And do you want a touchscreen? But when it comes to price, it’s really, really hard …

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Tech news you can use, in two minutes or less: Apple announced a whole lot of new things today Today’s Apple event had all kinds of updates: a new credit card, a new news subscription, and a new streaming subscription featuring celebrities from Oprah to Steven Spielberg and more. Let’s break down exactly what’s coming: …

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On Monday, March 25, Apple is expected to debut some new media distribution services. Not expected: new hardware announcements. Apple got all of those out the way last week. We saw new iPads, an AirPods update, and new iMacs—you can read about all of those in one place. Apple’s live event starts Monday at 10 …

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This week was a great week in Gadget Land. Not only did Apple release a new desktop and new AirPods, it released the latest version of its beloved iPad Mini and iPad Air. Amazon also issued its latest Kindle ebook reader, and it costs less than $100. But while we wait for our credit cards …

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There are some budget models I’d avoid. Many of these beds are extremely affordable, and if you aren’t picky, they may feel fine. Just don’t say I didn’t warn you. The $237 AmazonBasics and $259 Zinus mattresses were made of cheap foam that wasn’t dense enough, causing too much sinkage. (I had to return a …

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