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Why the standard AirPods still stand up to the Pros | CNN Underscored

CNN —   For me, AirPods Pro quickly rose to the gold standard in true wireless earbuds. They’ve got a unique build that nestles into your ear, they’ve got terrific sound aided by Adaptive EQ and they fit like a glove within the Apple ecosystem. They’re not cheap at $249, though — and still not …

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Best white noise machines of 2021 | CNN Underscored

(CNN) — Noise can affect sleep for better or worse. White noise machines that emit just that — consistent noise — fall squarely in the “better” category. Constant white noise, like the kind produced by a white noise machine, has been shown to improve sleep quality because it helps mask sudden bursts of noise that may help some people more easily fall and …

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We spent a week with Apple’s new AirTag — it’s worth it | CNN Underscored

CNN —   After months of speculation and anticipation, Apple’s AirTag trackers are finally here at a relatively affordable $29 for a single AirTag or $99 for a pack of four. We spent a week with five AirTags during what turned out to be an extra-clumsy testing adventure. Overall, the tags’ integration within Apple’s Find …

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AirPods 3 review: Pro-level features for a less premium price | CNN Underscored

CNN —   Apple’s new AirPods 3 take a goldilocks approach, combining much of what worked with previous iterations of their basic earbuds with some higher-end Pro-model features. After nearly a week with these earbuds, the Airpods 3 meet the bar of previous models when it comes to convenience, ease of use and simplicity. No …

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The 14-inch MacBook Pro blends incredible power with all the right throwbacks | CNN Underscored

CNN —   The new MacBook Pros are just as much a throwback as they are a giant leap forward. The latest 14-inch and 16-inch models revive the classic magnetic MagSafe charger, drop the Touch Bar for more physical keys and finally give you a healthy amount of ports again. These address some of the …

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Microsoft Surface Duo 2 review: A polished and refined dual-screen phone | CNN Underscored

CNN —   Polish and refinement — the two words to sum up Microsoft’s Surface Duo 2. After several days with this dual-screen phone, it’s clear that Microsoft corrected mistakes and listened to feedback with the Duo 2. The original Duo was a super-unique device that paired two screens with a hinge and ran a …

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Google’s Pixel 6 and 6 Pro have arrived — here’s who they’re for, and how to preorder | CNN Underscored

CNN —   The Google Pixel 6 is probably the worst-kept secret in tech — even Google spilled some of its secrets early — but we finally have a full idea of what’s coming from these highly awaited flagship phones. And if the design and features are any indication, the Pixel 6 series could give …

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