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Weekend Jolt: Save Over 50% on Charcoal for Your July 4th Cookout, BOGO Movie Tickets

Get a free second movie ticket at Fandango (to see Magic Mike XXL, natch), or score discounts on a pool speaker and charcoal for the grill. These deals and more are in today's list of five Editors' Choice deals that we found overnight and early this morning.

Rumor Roundup: Is Google Buying Twitter?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple Watch, Google, Twitter, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest biz-buzz from the internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

Dozens of Independence Day Sales You Can Shop Right Now

Even though the 4th is still days away, you can already score big discounts at retail giants like Amazon and Walmart and sartorial juggernauts like Ralph Lauren, Macy's, and so many more. So, while you're celebrating our hard-fought independence, you can also celebrate your right to cheap pants!

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in July

Independence Day may be July's hallmark holiday, but the sales don't end there. Shoppers can also expect to see a variety of deals on in-season items like air conditioners, swimsuits, and even ice cream.

Best HDTV Deals: Sets From $180, 4K HD for $430

This week's roundup of the best TV deals includes five budget HDTVs for under $430, including a 4K set and two 1080p LCDs. We've also found an affordable dorm room-friendly TV complete with Roku Streaming Stick for just $180.

The Best 4th of July Sales: Discounts on Summer Apparel & Outdoor Furniture

The 4th of July is proven to be a great time for in-season purchases. From swimsuits to patio furniture, check out our July 4 sales guide before you fire up the BBQ to find out what summer items you should restock on in the coming days.

Clean Slate: How to Erase Personal Data Before Selling or Recycling Your Device

A recent study found every Android device tested retained some personal data after supposedly being "wiped." We look at how to be certain your old device is clean.

Rumor Roundup: Is Your Battery Spying on You? No More Home Buttons?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple, government spying, Windows 10, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest biz-buzz from the internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in July

Independence Day may be July's hallmark holiday, but the sales don't end there. Shoppers can also expect to see a variety of deals on in-season items like air conditioners, swimsuits, and even ice cream.

14 Things to Consider When Buying a Projector

Projectors make any home theater or work presentation a professional affair. We look at several factors that affect your purchase, from usage needs to technical specs.

The Sound of Music: Is New Hi-Fi Digital Audio Worth It?

Audiophiles bemoan the poor quality of MP3s. But high quality alternatives may still be too slow, expensive, and legally troubled.

10 Surprising Things We Learned From Our Father's Day Survey

When it comes to Father's Day gifts, power tools, neckties, and whiskey are bound to be high on most dads' wish lists. Or are they?

Are Smart Appliances and Furniture Worth Buying?

With Ikea introducing a line of furniture with built-in wireless chargers, we examine whether all these touchscreens and extras on appliances are any better than your phone.

11 Flippable Yard Sale Items to Look for This Summer

The chances are slim you'll stumble upon a gold mine in a pile of used junk. But sometimes one man's trash is another man's treasure! Here are some highly valuable items you might actually find for cheap at a garage sale, from video games to VHS tapes.

VIDEO: Who Uses Voicemail, Anyway?

JPMorgan has turned off voicemail service for many of their employees since so few use it, and it saves millions. In this short video, our experts discuss better ways of communicating.

Here's Where to Look for Deals on Father's Day Gifts This Year

Still looking for the perfect gift for dad? Our deal experts have the inside scoop on where to find this month's best Father's Day deals. So whether your dad is into sports, gadgets, or designer polos, these are the sites you need to visit this Father's Day.

Showtime Undercuts HBO Now with New Cheaper Streaming Service

The battle for the future of television is rapidly moving online as Showtime has just announced a standalone streaming service that looks to dethrone HBO Now. But without a major blockbuster, can Showtime's cheaper service dethrone its biggest rival?

5 New Products From Google That You Need to Know

The dust has barely settled on Google's developer's conference, but for many consumers the anticipation is only now beginning. And while you may think many of the company's new services are geared specifically toward Android users, we've found five services that are destined to affect everyone.

Study Shows You're Wasting More Money on 'Vampire' Power Drains Than You Thought

Devices and appliances left plugged in are still consuming power. A new study shows that, thanks to the digital revolution, the problem is costing us even more than we thought.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in June

With graduation ceremonies and Father's Day on the horizon, June can quickly turn into an expensive month. To ensure you don't blow through your summer budget in the first few weeks of the season, we've created a buying guide of items you should and shouldn't purchase this month.

A Cord-Cutter's Guide to Going Cable Free in 2015

Confused by the latest barrage of cord-cutting options? We've broken down some of today's most popular cord-cutting services so you can compare features and content, check pricing, and see what services work best for you.

Thursday Jolt: Disney Frozen Toy Set for $15, 6-Pack of Earbuds for $13

Bring the entire cast of Frozen home for your children for just $15, plus save $20 on Samsung's 1TB UHD Video Pack, which comes preloaded with 10 UHD movies and 30 documentaries. These deals, and more are in today's list of five Editors' Choice deals that we found overnight and early this morning.

The Best and Worst Things to Buy in June

With graduation ceremonies and Father's Day on the horizon, June can quickly turn into an expensive month. To ensure you don't blow through your summer budget in the first few weeks of the season, we've created a buying guide of items you should and shouldn't purchase this month.

Want a Cheap iPhone 6? Wait Until September

The buzz surrounding Apple's next-generation iPhone is getting louder with each passing week, but it's the possibility of yet another iPhone price drop that has us most excited. Here's what you can expect to pay for the iPhone 6 once its replacement is unveiled.

The New Drive-Thru: 9 Fast Food Apps Reviewed

Your favorite burger or taco joint, from McDonald's to Chipotle, no doubt has an app. But will it save you time or money? We investigate.

VIDEO: If You Could Only Have a Smartphone or a Laptop, Which Would You Choose?

This year, for the first time ever, the Consumer Electronics Association revealed that more people own smartphones than laptops! In this short video, our experts discuss which they'd choose, if they could have only one: a smartphone or a laptop.

How to Get a Gold Apple Watch Without Spending $10,000

From Beyoncé to Katy Perry, these days every A-list celebrity has a gold Apple Watch clasped around their wrist. But not everyone is made of money, so here's how you can score a gold Apple Watch at a fraction of the cost.

Rumor Roundup: Did HTC Lie About Gorilla Glass? Apple Wants Your DNA?

Are you tired of reading rumors about the latest technology? Sick of hearing insane hearsay about Apple, gorilla glass, Spotify, and more? Well, neither are we! Hooray! That's why we put all the latest biz-buzz from the internet into one place, the Rumor Roundup!

Thursday Jolt: All-Time Low for 50" 4K HDTV, $8 Off Final Fantasy VI for iOS

From men's jackets to 4K HDTVs, today's top deals will save you a whopping $1,161. These deals, and more are in today's list of five Editors' Choice deals that we found overnight and early this morning.

10 Ways to Boost Cell Phone Battery Life

You might not be able to get to a charger, but you can still preserve your phone's power. Here's how to turn off juice-draining functions, apps, and more.

What to Expect From 2015 Mother's Day Deals

Mother's Day is just around the corner! Since traditional gifts like flowers and jewelry are in high demand before the holiday, it's unlikely that you'll get the very best prices. However, our research shows there are still Mother's Day deals to be had, if you know where to look. Make your mama proud and read on to find out which gifts will offer big savings in 2015.

How to Save Money at Newegg

Got a favorite store? This week, we're taking a closer look at shopping trends at a handful of stores, so you can get the dirt on deals, discounts, and more. Next up: Electronics seller, Newegg.