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Macworld: ExoLens For iPhone 6

ExoLens is a lens system built for the iPhone 6, intended to give you more shooting flexibility than the standard iPhone lens. The kit comes with an aluminum bracket that slides over your phone, and a pair of lenses that screw into the bracket. The bracket itself is well-made, and the inside is lined with a … Read more

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The Sweethome: The Best Dutch Oven

You could spend a lot more on a Dutch oven, but for $75 the 6-quart Lodge Color Enamel Dutch Oven offers everything you need to make great braises and stews, and even bake no-knead bread. This durable, well-designed pot kept pace with ovens four times the price from well-known French manufacturers. It seared, braised, steamed, … Read more

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The Wirecutter: A Realist’s Guide to CES 2015

It’s obvious that streaming is the new black (or whatever), and Google is hoping to piggyback on the success of Chromecast with Google Cast for audio, baking in Google-flavored music streaming into a variety of audio hardware. There will be no shortage of content to stream—Google has already announced compatibility with Google Play Music, NPR One, … Read more

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The Wirecutter: The Best Hand Warmer

Whether you’re commuting to an office, or your “office” is the great outdoors itself, you may occasionally need a little help to keep the winter chill at bay. A hand warmer does exactly that. After spending more than 48 hours on new research and testing this year to compare eight different hand warmers (including those … Read more

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Macworld: Logitech Harmony Ultimate Home

Harmony’s biggest flaw continues to be the setup process. Logitech attempts to simplify it with an iOS app, but the setup options are too limited to allow you to make all the tweaks necessary to perfect all of your activities. For that, you’ll still need to dip into the clunky desktop application. When you get … Read more

Macworld: Denied

Meghan Trainor might be all about that bass (’bout that bass, no treble) but frankly, we’re already sick of her ode to her own butt. But if you spend any time listening to Spotify, Rdio, or iTunes, it’s easy to grow tired of the latest pop earworm. That’s where Denied comes in. With a few clicks, you … Read more

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Macworld: OmniFocus 2 For iPad

Spoiler Alert: OmniFocus 2 for iPad isn’t for everyone. If all you need to keep track of is a grocery list and a few one-off tasks each day, OmniFocus isn’t really the task manager you are looking for. On the other hand, if you juggle multiple areas of responsibility, and frequently need to break down large projects … Read more