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Friday, Jul 13, 2018

Examining Breakfast Options on the Run

Examining Breakfast Options on the Run

Consumer Reports’ food experts tasted 48 breakfast items and collected nutrition data, looking for healthier and tasty options.

Tuesday, Jul 3, 2018

Prevent Skin Cancer With Sunscreen

Prevent Skin Cancer With Sunscreen

Nearly 5 million people are treated for skin cancer in the U.S. every year, making it the most common form of cancer in the country. But it is often preventable. Consumer Reports offers three simple steps...

Wednesday, Jun 27, 2018

Do You Need More Than a Camera Phone?

Do You Need More Than a Camera Phone?

Consumer Reports says there are still some things a good advanced point-and-shoot camera can do better than a camera phone.

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018

The Future of Car Repair

The Future of Car Repair

How Wi-Fi could help keep your canr out of the repair shop

Monday, Jun 18, 2018

Consumer Reports Demonstrates 'Big Kid' Car Seat Safety

Consumer Reports Demonstrates 'Big Kid' Car Seat Safety

We know that car seats are important for babies and toddlers, but Consumer Reports tells us big kids need a “boost” to keep them safe in the car too.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Pros And Cons Of Cell Phone Insurance

Pros And Cons Of Cell Phone Insurance

How do you know if spending the money give you a good return on your investment?

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Is YouTube Watching Your Kids?

Is YouTube Watching Your Kids?

Some groups are asking the government to investigate data collected when kids use YouTube.

Friday, May 25, 2018

Consumer Reports Rates Top Gas Grills

Consumer Reports Rates Top Gas Grills

Consumer Reports tells you who tops the list in gas grill performance.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Advice for Buying HD Antennas

Advice for Buying HD Antennas

Consumer Reports has some dos and dont's for people wanting to watch TV through a high definition antenna.

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Choosing a Virtual Private Network For Your Home

Choosing a Virtual Private Network For Your Home

Consumer Reports has recommendations on how to choose a VPN to protect your data and make it more secure.

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