an impressive smart plug for the masses

The larger neon green box might fool you, but the Mini has a bare-bones design.

Support for many smart home platforms • Slim design that doesn’t block other outlets • Affordable price point WeMo app gets in the weeds • No energy monitoring The WeMo Mini doesn’t impress with the standalone app, but a slim design and a large compatibility list for smart home platforms …

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Get 3 months of Pandora Premium for free

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Pandora Free Pandora is awesome, but so… many… commercials. You can go ad-free by subscribing to Pandora Premium, but is it worth $10 per month? Take 90 days to decide. For a limited time, Groupon is offering a 3-month Pandora Premium subscription for free. That’s a $30 value. (For what …

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Desperate for Data Scientists – IEEE Spectrum

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Photo: iStockphoto What a difference a few years makes. In 2015, a LinkedIn snapshot of what it calls the skills gap—a mismatch between the skills workers have and the skills employers seek—showed a national surplus in the United States of people with data science skills; as of August 2018, LinkedIn …

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Sharp put a vacuum sealer in its new four-door refrigerator

Sharp put a vacuum sealer in its new four-door refrigerator

The Sharp VacPac Pro is a four-door refrigerator with a vacuum sealer built into the top-left door. It was on display at this week’s IFA trade show. Tyler Lizenby/CNET We’ve seen refrigerators at the IFA trade show with all sorts of gimmicks including touchscreen controls, see-through doors, a variety of colorful …

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How to clean a mattress

How to clean a mattress

It might not occur to you to clean your mattress, but trust us, it needs it. Here’s how to clean it without using harsh chemicals. You’ll be resting on a clean and fresh mattress in no time. The post How to clean a mattress appeared first on Digital Trends. Credit …

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The first exciting Sony phone in years

The first exciting Sony phone in years

Sony still refreshes its flagship phones every few months, but the design doesn’t usually change much from one generation to the next. The new Xperia XZ3 does indeed have a very “Sony” look, but the phone is more different than you’d expect from the press renders. Don’t get me wrong—this …

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NBA 2K19 Studio Answers Our Burning Questions

NBA 2K19 Studio Answers Our Burning Questions

With Madden NFL 19 and The Golf Club 2019 launching this month, the season of annual sports games is officially underway. One of the next big major releases in the sports game category is 2K’s NBA 2K19, which launches on September 7 for PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch. GameSpot …

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You can start your own online media empire for just $10

You can start your own online media empire for just $10

Huda Kattan, Lele Pons, Zach King and Michelle Lewin. While you may not consider those young men and women household names, that may just mean you’re not in the right household. In recent years, all four have developed massive online brands to support their various fashion, fitness and lifestyle businesses. …

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