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Jaybird X3 may be the perfect sport buds

Wherein ye olde Modern Dad discovers the Jaybird X3 are a great companion for the gym, a quick jog, or really for whatever ...

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How Phil lost weight and got less fat with the Withings Body smart scale

A smart scale won't do the work for you, but it makes keeping track of your daily weigh-ins so much easier.

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Amazon Tap gets hotword support, XHamster schools Utah, and other things you need to know

Plus: Pink BlackBerry is Best BlackBerry, and a USB-C drive you have got to have in your gear bag.

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First look at Omron Evolv: Smart blood pressure tracking on Android

Second in a series of how Phil is trying to not die after years and years of running Android Central. (And doing other unhealthy things.)

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How the Withings Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor helped save Modern Dad

Fun fact: Seven years of running iMore's Androidriffic sister site might well leave you with high blood pressure.

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If you're not doing this with all your accounts, you're doing it wrong

If you're not using a password manager and two-step authentication, you're most likely doing things wrong.

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Amazon Echo 101: The basics of Alexa

Amazon Alexa and Echo are one in the same, right? Sort of. Not really. But yes and no. Let's break down what's what in the hottest little AI we've seen since HAL

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Super Bowl LI — Modern Dad's guide to the big game!

The final game of the NFL season is nearly upon us. Here, now, is your Dad Guide to making the most of it.

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BoomTouch first impressions: The 'As Seen on TV' speaker isn't ... horrible?

There's no way something this inexpensive and lacking any real tech can be any good, right? RIGHT?

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Meitu — What you need to know about privacy and the filtering app

Is handing over a lot of your phone's sensitive information worth a making over your face in the kawaii "cutesy" style? Modern Dad says think twice.

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The Belkin Wemo Mini makes your home that much smarter

If you want more flexibility than a connected light can give you, a smart outlet may be the way to go. And Belkin just introduced a nice one with the Wemo Mini.

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A Bluetooth controller fixes everything wrong with the NES Classic

For everything that's great about the NES Classic — and there's a lot that is really fun here — one glaring black mark remains. Or, rather, remained.

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NES Classic is a throwback to the Nintendo in days of yore

For a kid who never had a Nintendo growing up in the 1980s, the NES Classic is a perfect retro console at the perfect price.

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Modern Dad says the Ring Pro doorbell is worth the bucks!

Look, a couple hundred bucks is a lot of money to spend on a doorbell. I get it. But the Ring Pro has absolutely been worth it. The Pro is the best of the best, and I haven't once regretted buying it.

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Make your dumb car smarter with Automatic Pro!

Let's face it: We can't all buy new cars with the hot new tech. A Tesla just isn't for everyone. But we can do a few things to make our older, dumber cars just a little bit smarter. And for that, there's the AUT-350C Pro Gold 3G.

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How your iPhone can help you through hurricane season

Hurricane season is officially here, and your iPhone is now one of the most important tools in your preparedness kit.

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HTC 10 supports Apple's AirPlay streaming standard

A three-finger swipe will stream to Apple TV, or any AirPlay-capable speaker or receiver, without a third-party app.

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LG 360 CAM review: A decent option for 360-degree recording on iOS

Some software quirks aside, LG's entry into the 360-degree video and photography world is a fun little way to show off everything that's going on around you — and it works on iOS too!

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Bubba Watson blasts his way onto your phone with Bubbamoji!

You're Bubba Watson. You already own two green jackets and are looking for a third this week at The Masters golf tournament. So what's next? Bubbamoji, of course.

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Amazon Echo Dot Review: An inch and a half of Alexa may be all you need

Echo Dot is what you get if you lop off the top inch and a half of an Echo. All the brains in a smaller stature, with a smaller price to go along with it.

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