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Instant Pot Duo Evo Plus hits record low $70 in one-day Amazon sale

Engadget - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 10:31am
If you’re going to stay at home (please, stay home) for your hoilday meals, you might as well step things up with an Instant Pot — and one of the best models is currently available at a steep discount. A one-day Amazon Black Friday sale has the Insta...

After Math: Microsoft turns the big 3-5

Engadget - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 10:30am
Happy birthday, Microsoft! The venerated PC producer is currently celebrating three and a half decades of existence, but that’s not the only tech news we’ve been following. Here are some top headlines from past week. Engadget Facebook labeled 180 mi...

Nintendo's Black Friday sale includes 'Mario Kart' when you buy a Switch

Engadget - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 10:00am
After dealing with months of shortages, Nintendo finally got production of the Switch back up to the levels where it can now offer a special Black Friday deal on the console. For $300 — yes, the regular price of a Switch — you can get a console packa...

Best Black Friday 2020 deals: Big price drops on Apple Watch, DJI Mavic Mini, Roku, Fitbit, more - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 9:59am
The Apple Watch Series 6 just hit an all-time-low $330. See that and other deals from Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart and other stores.

Archaeologists discover skeletons of a man and his slave in Pompeii - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 9:56am
The skeletal remains were found in a villa's underground corridor on the outskirts of Pompeii in Italy. The men may have escaped the first volcanic eruption that destroyed the city but died in the blast the next day.

You can't go to the Petersen, so we'll bring the supercars to you - Roadshow

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 9:00am
The Petersen Museum in LA is closed to the public right now, but that doesn't mean you can't get a digital peek inside.

Black Friday Fitbit and smartwatch deals: $50 off Fitbit Charge 4, Versa 2 and Fitbit Sense, plus savings on Galaxy Watch and Fossil - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 8:58am
Discounts on Fitbits and other top smartwatches can save you big money this holiday season.

Black Friday deal: Nintendo Switch Mario Kart bundle is already hard to find in stock - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 8:11am
It includes a three-month Nintendo Online pass, too.

Black Friday Dyson deals: Save $150 to $200 on V8 and Ball Animal now, V7 and V10 soon - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 7:55am
The high-end vacuum and small appliance manufacturer is seeing some big discounts ahead of this holiday season.

The Sonos Beam is $100 off for Black Friday

Engadget - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 7:30am
Sonos’ line of multi-room WiFi-connected speakers are some of the best in the business, but they do tend to be pretty expensive. Fortunately, a selection of them will be on sale thanks to this week’s Black Friday deals. Of special note is the Sonos B...

The election's over, but baseless voter-fraud claims still roam the web - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 7:00am
We take a look at some of the most widespread bogus claims about supposed fraud in the presidential election.

Cuzen Matcha whisks up the freshest matcha tea at home - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 7:00am
Perk up your caffeine routine with green tea that's fancy, fresh and fast.

The best iPad games of 2020 you need to play - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 7:00am
Here are our favorite new and old iPad games that we've played this year.

Fitbit Sense review: An ambitious smartwatch that's getting better with time - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 6:30am
The Sense tracks your stress, temperature, blood oxygen and sleep. But interpreting all this data can be puzzling.

Best laptops and desktops to give as holiday gifts in 2020 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 6:00am
Make someone's work, school or gaming life a little brighter for 2021.

Withings' Steel HR smartwatch is 30 percent off ahead of Black Friday

Engadget - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 5:00am
While we take smartwatch designs like those of the Apple Watch and Samsung’s Galaxy Watches for granted now, they’re still a bit polarizing. Not everyone wants such a techie timepiece and that’s where Withings’ smartwatches come into play. That compa...

Sony's WH-1000XM4 headphones drop to $278 in early Black Friday sale

Engadget - Sun, 11/22/2020 - 2:05am
It’s a particularly good moment to buy some wireless headphones, whether it’s a gift or just to tune out a chaotic world. Amazon is currently offering Sony’s well-received WH-1000XM4 headphones in an early Black Friday sale for $278, a sizeable $70 b...

Amazon Echo devices get steep discounts ahead of Black Friday

Engadget - Sat, 11/21/2020 - 11:01pm
The next round of Amazon Black Friday deals has begun, with most of the company’s Echo speakers receiving heavy discounts. And considering these are the latest Echos with the new spherical design that only became available about one month ago, the de...