Michael AnsaldoFreelance contributor, PCWorld

Michael Ansaldo is veteran consumer and small-business technology journalist. He contributes regularly to TechHive and writes the Max Productivity column for PCWorld.

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Best password managers of 2017: Reviews of the top products

The best password is one you probably can't easily remember—that's why a password manager is so crucial to your online security. This guide will help you find the best tool for generating and storing strong passwords to shore up your online defenses.

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Dashlane review: This password manager makes you smarter about security

With its top-notch password auditing, Dashlane teaches you to better protect yourself online.

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Sticky Password review: Strong features behind a bare-bones interface

It looks downright dated, but this manager's password protection rivals the best.

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True Key by Intel Security review: This password manager wants to eliminate passwords

True Key uses faces, fingerprints, and trusted devices to ensure your login credentials aren't compromised.

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LastPass review: This virtual vault makes password protection effortless

LastPass remains the standard by which all other password managers are judged.

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Keeper review: A strong focus on security

You won't find the emphasis on automation of competing password managers, but Keeper will give you peace of mind.

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1Password review: Capable password manager is missing some key features

This veteran password protector emphasizes security but at the expense of automation.

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Best home security camera: Our favorite tools for keeping an eye on the home front

A boom in wireless security cameras is inspiring a movement in DIY home surveillance. Follow our buying guide and read our reviews to find the best option for you.

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LG Smart Security Wireless Camera review: DIY security backed by ADT professional monitoring

This all-in-one home monitor increases security with an extra set of eyes.

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Piper NV review: strong security features hampered by a buggy app

Connection problems and missing notifications drag down this otherwise solid smart home monitor.

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Netgear Arlo Baby review: A better baby monitor

Ditch those staticky radio monitors. Netgear's nursery cam puts eyes on your most precious prize.

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Reolink Keen review: a truly wireless security camera

This full HD pan-and-tilt camera combines strong security with battery-powered flexibility.

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Nest Cam IQ review: Lots of exciting features, but the price tag triggers less-desirable emotions

The latest security camera from Nest Labs is super powerful (and super expensive).

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How to use Gmail's Google Tasks as your daily to-do list

Google Tasks, integrated into Gmail, provides a simple way to create ordered task lists, complete with due dates, and even turn emails into action items.

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Windows 10: How to customize multi-finger touchpad gestures

Take advantage of the Creators Update precision touchpad enhancements and get more done in less time.