Category: Buying Guide

December 4, 2021

These Are Our Favorite Hair Straighteners

Curls and waves are beautiful. But when you want to smooth them out, these hot tools—irons, brushes, and combs—work wonders.

by Medea Giordano in Buying Guide
November 30, 2021

Get More From Your Multicooker With These 5 Cookbooks

If you’ve got an Instant Pot (or something like it), let these books guide you toward some exciting new flavors.

by Joe Ray in Buying Guide
November 24, 2021

How to Pick the Right Roku for Your TV

The company has a dizzying array of streaming sticks, boxes, and soundbars to choose from, but don’t worry—these are the ones to buy.

by Medea Giordano Jeffrey Van Camp in Buying Guide
November 23, 2021

17 Bags, Backpacks, Cubes, and Straps to Protect Your Camera

There are dozens of ways to tote around your photo and video gear. We’ve tested a bunch of solutions and rounded up our favorites.

by Julian Chokkattu Gear Team in Buying Guide
November 22, 2021

Which Streaming Services Are Best For You?

Whether you’re a hardcore cord-cutter or an animation fan, there’s a platform for you. Here are the best we’ve tried.

by Simon Hill in Buying Guide
November 21, 2021

12 Laptops We’ve Tested and Love

These are our favorite Windows notebooks, MacBooks, and Chromebooks.

by Scott Gilbertson in Buying Guide
November 21, 2021

The Best Deals and Cases for Every Galaxy S21

We break down the differences between Samsung’s three Galaxy phones—and our favorite accessories and discounts.

by Julian Chokkattu in Buying Guide
November 19, 2021

The Best Wireless Earbuds for Every Need

Ready to cut the cord? We’ve tested the best buds that will never, ever get tangled.

by Parker Hall Jeffrey Van Camp in Buying Guide
November 17, 2021

You Need a Password Manager. Here Are the Best Ones

Keep your logins locked down with our favorite apps for PC, Mac, Android, iPhone, and web browsers.

by Scott Gilbertson in Buying Guide
November 16, 2021

Considering a MacBook? Here Are Our Favorites

Apple’s laptops are expensive, and you’ll have to make some hard choices to pick the right one. Let us help.

by Julian Chokkattu Brenda Stolyar in Buying Guide