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Sarah is a freelance writer and editor based in Silicon Valley. She has a love/hate relationship with social media and a bad habit of describing technology as "sexy."

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12 things you miss about your dumbphone

Your fancy new smartphone is far better, but there are still a few things about your dumbphone you wish you could go back to.

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11 ways your phone helps you out of awkward situations

Smartphones can be the source of a lot of social mistakes, but they can also help you avoid awkward moments.

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10 Android apps you need for a flawless Valentine’s Day

Use these apps to help you pull of V-Day like a pro.

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10 little reasons you’re glad you don’t use iOS

These reasons for loving Android may seem trivial…but the little things add up.

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10 things Android had before iOS

iOS users like to brag about how their platform is making waves. More like riding the waves created by Android!

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Oops, you downloaded malware on your Android phone

Is your Android device suddenly spamming you with ads? Maybe you shouldn’t have downloaded that one-star Flappy Bird knockoff.

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8 great reasons to root your Android phone right now

To root or not to…just do it, okay?

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The coolest headphones of CES 2015

This year’s crop of headphones are multi-taskers.

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Harman shows off multi-room speakers and gesture-controlled headphones at CES

If you’re looking for extra functionality, Harman has it.

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Sengled’s smart bulbs are multi-taskers

These light bulbs are much more than just sources of light.

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ReWalk robotic exoskeleton looks like science-fiction, but helps paraplegics walk again

The first FDA-approved robotic exoskeleton is literally changing lives.

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Rock on and recharge with the Phaz Model P2 headphone-battery combo

A headset with an integrated battery pack! Why not: We check out this marriage of convenience from startup company Phaz.

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Make fancy-schmancy sous-vide on a budget with Anova's Precision Cooker

The Anova looks a bit like a hand mixer, but it circulates water and monitors temperature for you. Best of all, it's affordable.

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Umbrela wants to make your home smart one room at a time

There are some intriguing concepts within this work in progress, but it will be expensive to outfit an entire house using this approach.

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VOXX shows off new outdoor speakers, headphones, and a paper-thin TV antenna at CES

Plenty of new products, including affordable DJ-quality headphones and weather-proof Bluetooth speakers.