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Olympus M.Zuiko 8-25mm F4.0 Pro Review

4.0
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The Olympus M.Zuiko 8-25mm F4.0 Pro offers more zoom power than most wide lenses and is an excellent optical performer to boot.

By Jim Fisher

Slack Review

4.5
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Slack is an excellent and powerful team messaging app with a rich collection of settings and options. It's among the best, but it's also the most expensive.

By Jill Duffy

Fresh N Lean Meal Delivery Service Review

4.0
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Fresh N Lean is an affordable, gimmick-free way to receive a variety of prepared, tasty, and healthy meals.

By Jordan Minor

Psychonauts 2 (for Xbox Series X) Review

4.0
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Psychonauts is back with a charming, challenging, thoroughly entertaining sequel that will please 3D platformer fans and especially anyone who loved the first game.

By Will Greenwald

Qustodio Review

4.0
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Parental control app Qustodio is a highly configurable, easy-to-manage tool for keeping track of your child's activity on Windows, macOS, Chromebook, iOS, Android, and even KIndle devices, though it is expensive.

By Ben Moore  & Kim Key

ECS Liva Q3 Plus Review

4.0
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The ECS Liva Q3 Plus is a tiny, quiet, capable, and affordable mini PC that’s a great fit as a living-room media streamer or light-duty, hide-anywhere office computer.

By Matthew Elliott

Samsung Galaxy Watch4 Review

4.0
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The Samsung Galaxy Watch4 is the best Android-compatible smartwatch for the price, offering the same specs and features as the Classic model for $100 less.

By Angela Moscaritolo

Ghost of Tsushima: Director's Cut (for PlayStation 5) Review

4.5
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Ghost of Tsushima: Director’s Cut offers a new, explorable island and several welcome PS5-exclusive enhancements. It is a worthy upgrade of an already exceptional title.

By Tony Polanco

Google Pixel 5a With 5G Review

4.5
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Powerful performance, an immersive OLED display, a large battery, and an incredible camera stack make the Google Pixel 5a with 5G the best midrange phone you can buy.

By Steven Winkelman

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6 (2021) Review

4.0
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The ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 6’s spacious 16:10 screen, predictably solid inputs, and all-around excellence make it our top premium business convertible.

By Charles Jefferies

Oculus Quest 2 Review

4.5
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The Oculus Quest 2 improves on nearly everything from the original at a more affordable price, making it the best $300 VR headset for newbies and experienced users alike.

By Will Greenwald

Razer Barracuda X Review

4.5
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The Razer Barracuda X is an incredibly flexible wireless gaming headset with a USB-C adapter that easily connects to PCs, Android phones, and the Nintendo Switch and Sony PlayStation consoles.

By Will Greenwald

Wyze Cam V3 Review

4.5
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The inexpensive Wyze Cam V3 is an indoor/outdoor home security camera that packs a ton of features into its tiny frame including color night vision, intelligent motion detection, voice control, a built-in siren, and local video storage.

MSI Modern 14 Review

4.0
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MSI's under-$500 Modern 14 is a compelling budget laptop for day-to-day tasks, packing reasonable battery life, a good mix of ports, and proper build quality.

By Matthew Buzzi

Treehouse Review

4.0
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Treehouse is fun to use and easy to follow for budding coders. Just keep an eye on costs, since you're paying for the service on a month-to-month basis.

By Molly McLaughlin  & Jordan Minor

Codecademy Review

4.0
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Codecademy makes learning to code fun and rewarding, offering plenty of free help along the way.

By Molly McLaughlin  & Jordan Minor

Khan Academy Review

4.5
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Nonprofit organization Khan Academy makes its online courses free for all. It focuses primarily on content for students in the US schools, but it's a reliable source for anyone with a hunger to learn.

By Jill Duffy  & Jordan Minor

Hulu Review

4.0
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Hulu is a dependable option for streaming new and classic shows as well as live TV on nearly every platform. It's a top choice among video streaming services.

By Ben Moore  & Kim Key

Apple MagSafe Battery Pack Review

4.5
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Apple’s MagSafe Battery Pack is a compact and convenient way to add hours of battery life to your iPhone 12.

By Steven Winkelman

AMD Ryzen 7 5700G Review

4.5
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AMD's exceptionally fast Ryzen 7 5700G is a integrated-graphics-equipped, eight-core workhorse CPU of major proportions, slaying gaming records with its Radeon silicon alone.

By Chris Stobing