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Consumer Reports: Tips To Protect Your Smartphone

Based on a new survey, Consumer Reports estimates the number of stolen phones nearly doubled in the past year to more than three million. More than a million smartphones were lost and never found.

04/17/2014

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Consumer Reports: Homeowner’s Insurance Tips

When a storm slams through your front door, the damages you suffer are often determined by fate. But, how easily you can pick up the pieces may be determined by your home insurer.

04/15/2014

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Consumer Reports: Spring Car Buying Tips

It was a long and lonely winter for many auto dealers across the country. Now, with temperatures heating up, they’re eager to welcome you back.

03/27/2014

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Consumer Reports: Ooma Telephone Service Earns High Marks

The average bill for phone, internet and television runs more than $150 a month. One way to trim your costs is to cut the cord and switch to a phone service that delivers calls via the Internet.

03/26/2014

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Consumer Reports: PS4’s Parental Controls May Allow More Than You Think

The PS4’s parental controls can restrict content that you might not want your children to see, like violent games or adult content, but it might allow other content you didn’t know about.

03/12/2014

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Consumer Reports Names Tesla Model S Its Top Pick

The Tesla Model S electric sedan is Consumer Reports’ top pick in this year’s automotive rankings.

02/28/2014

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Consumer Reports Reveals Potential Health Risk In Soda

Consumer Reports is raising a red flag about a possible health risk with soda.

01/23/2014

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Consumer Reports Offers Advice For When To Repair Or Replace Appliances

Repair or replace? That’s always the question with appliances and electronics when they go on the fritz.

01/16/2014

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Consumer Reports: Steam-Cooked Meals – Cooking Revolution Or A Lot Of Hot Air?

Want a healthy dinner in a snap? What about a microwavable, steam-cooked meal?

01/14/2014

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Consumer Reports Tests Best Exercise Equipment

If you’ve made your New Year’s resolution to get in shape, you’re in luck.

01/01/2014

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Consumer Reports Rates Double-A Batteries

This time of year, you need plenty of batteries on hand to power up new toys and other devices. Consumer Reports just tested 15 of the most popular size, double-A’s, and found big differences.

12/24/2013

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Consumer Reports’ Study Reveals Dangers In Chicken

If you eat chicken, a concerning report came out today potential health risks.

12/19/2013

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Consumer Reports Puts Smartphones To The Test

Smartphones are getting smarter and smarter and they’ve added a long list of features, like wireless sharing and advanced cameras.

12/18/2013

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Amazon, Southwest Air Top Consumer Reports’ Annual Naughty And Nice List

Consumer Reports is out with its fourth annual naughty and nice list, highlighting companies with good and bad shopping policies.

12/13/2013

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Consumer Reports: Ranking Tablets For Holiday Season

This holiday season, tablets are bound to be a top gift item. Chances are there’s someone on your holiday list who’s been dropping hints that they want one.

11/20/2013

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