Michael AnsaldoTechHive

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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How to watch the MLB playoffs and World Series without cable

Don't miss a postseason pitch, read our cord-cutter's guide to the 2016 MLB playoffs and the World Series.

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Netatmo Healthy Home Coach review: This indoor climate monitor reports the obvious

This gizmo monitors indoor air quality, temperature, humidity, and noise, but it won't tell you much you don't already know.


3 great cloud managers for keeping track of all your files

These powerful services let you search, sync, and transfer files between all your cloud drives.

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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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Best second-screen apps for watching Major League Baseball

Geek up the grand old game with data feeds, social media, and other interactive enhancements.

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Remocam review: This security camera can control your home appliances

Remocam helps you keep an eye on your home—and control your home devices.

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Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920 review: HD video and stereo sound add polish to video calls

With full HD 1080p video calling over Skype, dual microphones, and on-board video compression, the C920 is a definite upgrade over your computer's webcam.

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Logitech K780 Wireless Keyboard review: One fantastic keyboard for your computer, phone, and tablet

Logitech's K780 provides a simple and easy way to type efficiently on all your usual devices.

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4 scanning apps for easily digitizing your documents

Turn business cards, receipts, contracts, even whiteboards into high-quality scans with these favorites.

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Nest Cam Outdoor review: Nest goes outside with a fully weatherized security camera

Advanced security and ease of use worthy of the Nest Cam name.

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5 more Firefox add-ons that boost browser productivity

Keep tabs on all your email accounts, track your web surfing, and more with these customizations.

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FTW: 4 apps that make a game out of getting things done

These productivity tools use game mechanics to turn work into play.


It's football season! These second-screen apps make NFL games even more fun to watch

Bringing you everything from stats to game-time snacks, these apps are as indispensable as your TV remote.

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4 mind-mapping tools for better brainstorming

Unleash your creativity, free-associate your ideas, and organize your thoughts with these powerful apps.