Consumer Reports

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Consumer Reports: ‘Detachables’ Mostly Fall Flat

There’s an emerging class of computers that combines a laptop and a tablet. Consumer Reports checked to see whether they’re worth considering.

10/15/2014

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Consumer Reports: Turn Old Items Into Cash

The idea of downsizing can be overwhelming whether you’re moving into a smaller home or just want to get rid of some things.

10/09/2014

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Consumer Reports Puts New Windows To The Test

Consumer Reports just put two dozen of the most popular brands and styles through rigorous wind, rain, and climate tests to find the best for your house.

10/07/2014

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Consumer Reports Tests Car Seats For Kids

The latest research shows kids are safest if kept in a rear-facing car seat until the age of two.

10/01/2014

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Consumer Reports: iPhone 6 Bendgate Overblown

Apple has been taking a lot of heat with reports that its new iPhone 6 phones bend under pressure.

09/29/2014

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Consumer Reports’ Survey Looks At Tech Support Services

You know that dreaded moment when your hard drive crashes. If you’re like most people, you can’t fix it yourself. Do you know where to turn?

09/23/2014

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Consumer Reports Tests ‘Wearable Technology’

Tech companies think they now have something you’ll depend on around the clock – wearable technology.

09/17/2014

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Consumer Reports Explores Campus-Sponsored Credit Cards

Kids might be tempted to sign up for one of those campus sponsored accounts that often come with their college logo. Before they do, Consumer Reports has a warning about many of those accounts.

09/11/2014

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Consumer Reports Tests Head Lice Treatments, Recommends Best Options

Head lice affects as many as 12 million kids every year.

09/09/2014

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Consumer Reports Issues Buyer Beware Alert About Products Labeled “All Natural”

The word “natural” has become a big buzzword on processed food packaging.

09/02/2014

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Consumer Reports Ranks Top Laptops For Students

A laptop is arguably the most important back-to-school purchase you’ll make this year.

08/20/2014

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Consumer Reports Ranks Top College Appliances

Are you or someone you know heading back to college? To help recreate the comforts of home, Consumer Reports has a roundup of small appliances to recommend.

08/12/2014

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Consumer Reports’ Tips To Extend Smartphone Battery Life

For those times when you can’t plug in, Consumer Reports checked out some smart new ways to keep your phone alive.

08/07/2014

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Consumer Reports: Don’t Trust ‘Natural’ Personal-Care Products

Sales of cosmetics and personal-care products labeled “natural” have soared recently, but “natural” on the package does not necessarily mean natural inside.

07/31/2014

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Amazon Releases Fire Smartphone With New Features

Move over iPhone and Android. There’s a new smartphone out there.

07/25/2014

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