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  1. best in class
    The 5 Very Best Robot Vacuum CleanersDelegate the dusting (without hiring a cleaner).
  2. best in class
    The 4 Very Best Entry-Level TurntablesIncluding direct-drive, belt-drive, and Bluetooth-enabled options.
  3. this thing’s incredible
    If, Like Me, You Hate Reading by Lamplight, May I Suggest This Head Torch?“When I wear it, I feel efficient, utilitarian, and, most important of all, well lit.”
  4. recommended by experts
    The Best SAD Lights, According to Mental-Health ExpertsWe asked mental-health experts about the benefits of light therapy in easing seasonal affective disorder (SAD), and the criteria for a good SAD light.
  5. technology
    The Best Tech Gifts to Buy This Year (Before They Sell Out)Including smartphones, laptops, smart-home speakers, and video-game consoles.
  6. people’s choice
    The Best Fan Heaters on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best oscillating, less-expensive, and desktop options.
  7. people’s choice
    The Best Dehumidifiers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best large dehumidifiers, the best small dehumidifiers, and the best quiet dehumidifiers.
  8. best of brand
    The Strategist Guide to Anker ProductsA roundup of the wonderful Anker charger stands, affordable speakers, and power banks we’ve written about.
  9. people’s choice
    The Best Laptop Cases on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersFrom laptop sleeves and shells, to cases for tablets.
  10. deal of the day
    These Airpod Dupes Are the Cheapest We’ve Ever Seen Them“The charge lasts a long time. They’re also perfect for the gym, and they stay in even when I’m doing cardio circuits.”
  11. recommended by experts
    The Best Laptop Cases, According to (Tasteful) Tech FolkStylish people who work in tech and repair experts (who see a lot of broken computers) share their favourites.
  12. dupes week
    What’s the Best Alternative to an (Eye-Wateringly Expensive) Peloton?We spoke to eight industry experts, including a GB Cycling Team spokesperson and a celebrity-endorsed physical therapist, to track down a dupe.
  13. people’s choice
    The Best Ring Lights on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best ring lights for Zoom calls, selfies, and home discos.
  14. this thing’s incredible
    This Dinky Clip-On Lamp Lets Me Read in Bed (and Doubles as a Ring Light)Controlled by touch, the lamp offers three light tone options: white, warm yellow, and a mix of the two.
  15. sleep week
    This Alarm Clock Gives Me Two Extra Hours of Sleep Every NightIt’s deliciously retro in style, and small — about the size of a pound of butter but light as a feather.
  16. this thing’s incredible
    This £35 Argos Printer Has Turned Me Into Somewhat of an EvangelistWhen I posted about the printer on Instagram, ten people instantly responded, asking for the name of the model so that they too could purchase it.
  17. recommended by experts
    The Best (Most Flattering) Lighting for Video Calls, According to ExpertsIf you can’t sit in front of a window, directors, filmmakers, and television producers share the next best options for looking good on a screen.
  18. people’s choice
    The Best Massagers on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic ReviewersIncluding the best neck and shoulder massagers, the best foot massagers, and the best gun-style massagers.
  19. recommended by experts
    The Best External Hard Drives, According to ExpertsWe’ve reached out to ten experts — from producers, videographers, academics, and programmers (of course) to help you identify exactly what you need.
  20. this thing’s incredible
    This Robot Vacuum Cleans the Flat Better Than My Family Members Ever CouldIts suction power is strong enough to swallow an ankle sock whole.
  21. deal of the day
    These Highly Rated Noise-Cancelling Earphones Are Almost Half-OffOne person said they get seven hours out of their earphones before they need a charge.
  22. recommended by experts
    The Best Hair Dryers, According to Stylists, Salon Owners, and Hair ExpertsIncluding the best travel hair dryer, the best for Afro-textured hair, and the best quick-drying option.
  23. recommended by experts
    The Best Instant Cameras, According to PhotographersShake it like a … you know.
  24. recommended by experts
    The Best Video Games for People Who Don’t (Normally) Play Video GamesFrom games you can play on your phone to games you can play on Zoom.
  25. recommended by experts
    The Best Wireless Headphones, According to Audio ProfessionalsIncluding the best options for battery life and for those hard of hearing, as well as plenty of pairs with a range of sound-hacking benefits.
  26. recommended by experts
    How to Clean Your Tech Products, According to Cleaning ExpertsBecause not touching your phone is even harder than not touching your face.
  27. deal of the day
    This Bluetooth Speaker Is ‘As Good As Bose’ and Currently Only a Nudge Over £20One reviewer says that he’s used it most days for the past month, for several hours a day, and has yet to recharge the speaker.
  28. deal of the day
    We Spotted This Shark Vacuum Cleaner (With an Anti-Allergen Seal) for £100 OffThe lift-away Shark NV601 has 2,081 reviews, and 86 percent of those reviews are five stars.
  29. deal of the day
    Ignore the Outside World With These Noise-Canceling HeadphonesThese Strategist-approved headphones are £100 off.
  30. deal of the day
    This Dinky Speaker Comes Recommended by Experts, and Is 50 Percent OffThe Wonderboom is also waterproof to boot.
  31. celebrity shopping
    What Diptyque Creative Director Myriam Badault Can’t Live Without“My boys say I am a dinosaur — nobody has an iPod any more.”
  32. this thing’s incredible
    These Are the Only Earbuds That Fit My Huge EarsWhen it comes to finding earbuds, the bigger your earholes, the bigger your problem.
  33. this thing’s incredible
    This Aggressive Alarm Clock From the ’80s Is the Only Thing That Wakes Me UpAnd I’ve tried everything: Alexa, an alarm clock that requires a code, and one that rolls around on the floor, allegedly forcing you out of bed.
  34. this thing’s incredible
    This Comically Long Phone Charger Is Virtually IndestructibleI’ve had it for two years and it hasn’t frayed at all.
  35. this thing’s incredible
    The Little Printer That Turns My iPhone Photos Into Borderless StickersWay better than an Instax.
  36. this thing’s incredible
    The Inexpensive Massager That’s Become Something of an L.A. CultThe inexpensive gadget is beloved from the hip Arts District to posh Beverly Hills.