Amazon September Hardware Event (2022): Kindle Scribe, Echo Dot, Fire TV Cube

Amazon announced a Prime Early Access Sale earlier this week (aka Prime Day 2.0), but today, the company took the wraps off of some new hardware it’s been cooking up over the past year. That includes new Echo speakers, as usual, but there are some surprises too, such as the Kindle Scribe—the first Kindle you … Read more

10 Best Portable Coffee Makers (2022): All-in-Ones, French Presses, and Packets

There are three basic, vital coffee brewing tips I’ll impart. Find good, fresh beans: Great coffee starts with high-quality beans. Quality beans can make even cheap brewing equipment shine. High quality means fresh. Find a local coffee roaster in your area. For testing, I used beans from Jittery Joe’s Roasting Company in Athens, Georgia, specifically … Read more

The Best Period Underwear, Cups, Pads, and Products (2022)

Most period underwear isn’t cheap, but you can save money in the long run by not having to stock up on so many tampons or pads. Start out with a pair to see what styles you like; eventually, you can get enough to last your whole cycle. Period underwear is rated for absorbency levels. Some … Read more

8 Best Smart Speakers (2022): Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri

Connects to Google Assistant or Alexa The pint-sized Sonos Roam (9/10, WIRED Recommends) has become our new favorite portable speaker. I (Parker) have taken it on road trips, to outdoor weddings, and in the basket of my bike. The simple-to-use Sonos ecosystem works with Google Assistant and Alexa, and the speaker has Bluetooth for when … Read more

This 15-Inch Innocn 15K1F Portable OLED Monitor Is on Sale Right Now

My home workstation has a 32-inch ultrawide monitor paired with a 28-inch monitor mounted vertically alongside it, which is why I feel cramped whenever I’m away from home and have to use my laptop’s cramped 13-inch screen. (I know, I know. First-world problems.) It’s just not enough space! A second monitor can improve your productivity, … Read more

12 Best Amazon Echo and Alexa Speakers (2022): Earbuds, Soundbars, Displays

Amazon’s family of Alexa-enabled devices keeps growing. From the spherical Echo to the swiveling Echo Show 10, you can get Alexa into your home in many ways. These devices can answer your questions, help you order essentials, set timers, play all sorts of audio content, and even function as the control hub for your growing … Read more

The 15 best sleeper sofas of 2022, based on reviews

New York Post may be compensated and/or receive an affiliate commission if you buy through our links. Sleeper sofas (otherwise known as the futon or daybed) can be one of the most confusing household items to buy. Whether you’re having your in-laws stay the night or crave a versatile, functional furniture piece to accommodate more … Read more

4 Best VPN Services (2022): For Routers, PC, iPhone, Android, and More

In my testing over the years, Surfshark has consistently had some of the best speeds of any VPN I’ve used. Yes, it is slower than not using a VPN, but I have never had any problem streaming HD content through Surfshark. It’s fast enough that in most cases you won’t notice any speed degradation at … Read more