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Go Big or Go Home: An In-Depth GoPro Comparison

GoPro near ocean (caption: GoPro Review)

Originally designed for surfers, the GoPro cameras are now a big favorite of many cinematographers, paraglider pilots, BASE jummoved forward in a big way, with cameras getting smaller and imag thepers, Wing-Suit proximity flyers, kitesurfers, mountain bikers, snowboarders, speed-flyers, the list is endless…

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Best Brain Training Apps: Elevate vs Lumosity vs BrainHQ vs Cognifit

Best Brain Training Games

Do you lose your keys frequently or find yourself reading things multiple times to comprehend them? You may want to put your brain to the test with one of these brain training apps. Many claim you’ll see improvement in your memory, problem-solving and comprehension if you spend just 15 minutes a day playing brain games. So let’s see if these games can help you find your car keys…

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Best At-Home Paternity Test: Discover The Truth

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Are you looking for an accurate, confidential and relatively inexpensive way to determine the paternity of your child? You’re no longer required to take an expensive blood test at a clinic to get results — there are a ton of paternity tests you can self-administer in the privacy of your own home to reveal this unnerving mystery. Read our best at-home paternity test reviews to see what testing options are available and to find out our recommendations for highly accurate tests…

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Best Tennis Ball Machine: Silent Partner vs Lobster vs SpinFire vs Playmate & More

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You just finished playing league, and just like last year, there’s one particular shot that’s driving you crazy (in my case, it’s been 3 years since I felt comfortable with my forehand). I played different opponents, did drills, rallies, etc., but nothing was quite getting that muscle memory to sink in. I knew the forehand is in there, but what I really needed was a tennis ball machine to hone it down, so I don’t start slicing when I’m in a match. Our research and hands on experience led us to the best tennis ball machines for every situation and player…

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Best Luggage Brands: Delsey vs Samsonite vs Travelpro vs Swiss Gear vs Victorinox

Sometimes luggage can get pretty beat up with wear and tear over time and doesn’t hold up. That’s why it’s worthwhile to invest in quality luggage brands that will last (and keep your stuff protected on the go). We love traveling, and we’ve done our fair share of research and have quite a bit of experience with testing luggage. We reviewed and ranked the best luggage brands on the market using criteria including warranty, locks, wheels, straps, compartments, handles, material and more…

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Best Carry-On Luggage: Roll Through the Airport with Ease

Bags in airport: Best Carry-On Luggage

Running through the airport to catch your flight and one of the wheels on your bag breaks. Or your zipper snags and the luggage won’t stay closed. What a nightmare! That’s why investing in a well-constructed, dependable carry on bag with reliable wheels will prevent you from having to carry your bag (literally). Find out which we chose as the best carry-on luggage…

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Is Amazon Prime Worth It? Be a Smart Shopper, Streamer and Reader

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Is Amazon Prime worth it? What does Amazon Prime get you? To Prime or not to Prime? These are the questions many of us have grappled with before. Amazon Prime certainly has its devoted members for many reasons (many people on our team being some of them), and there are a ton of benefits that go beyond free shipping and video streaming. Here, we’ll help you work through Amazon Prime benefits and cost to see if the membership makes sense for your budget…

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Get Your Glide On With The Best Paddle Boards

Girl on paddle board in lake

Millions of Americans are paddle board wannabe’s or enthusiasts. Why not invest in a quality board so you can glide whenever you want? There are some awesome and affordable boards on the market that are easier to store and transport than ever before, thanks in large part to the rise of inflatable boards…

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Best Foot Massager: Are Your Dogs Barking?

Whether you wear high heels like me or you just love a relaxing massage at the end of a hard day, we all deserve a foot rub. Depending on the foot massager you choose, it could cost as much as a one-time massage with an actual person. You could actually save money by purchasing an at home foot massager (and get a massage more often).

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Best Swing Sets For Every Budget: Our Top 10 Picks

Kids playing on swing set (caption: Best Swing Sets)

Have a dire need to get your kids out of the house to play outside? You’re not alone, especially when you have a posse of neighborhood kids over. A backyard play or swing set can save your sanity. It’s a must-have, for sure. We review the best sets by price point, with pros, cons, features, and more…

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Priority Pass Review: Are The Perks Worth The Purchase?

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Are you tired of fighting for airport seats whenever you have a layover or delayed flight? If you’ve spent enough time in airports, you know the woes of being stuck in one of those small, uncomfortable seats for hours on end — or even having to settle for the floor during peak travel times. If you often fly for work or vacations and are looking for a better travel experience, it could be time to invest in Priority Pass. This membership gives you airport lounge access all across the globe. Check out our Priority Pass review for benefit info, pros and cons, cost and much more…

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Best Contacts Online To Save Money: 1-800-Contacts vs ContactsDirect vs Lenscrafters vs Walmart & More

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Contacts can be so expensive, and sometimes it’s cheaper to buy them from somewhere besides our eye doctor’s office. You can save $20+ per box of contacts you order online depending on the type of lens you wear. Some websites even offer free shipping. “See” how you can start saving money on your contacts and compare companies in our comprehensive review…

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Best Home Theater Projectors: Most Affordable, Best For Gaming, And More

Tennis on home theater screen (caption: Best Home Theater Projectors)

A kick-butt home theater isn’t just for the movie star’s homes few anymore. Thanks to projector technology advances, you too can build an impressive silver screen experience at home theater without putting a hole in your wallet. They’re easy to set up and you can play video games, have watching parties for your favorite TV show or sporting event and watch Netflix with your sweetie…

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Best DNA Testing For Health Reasons: What Can You Learn From At-Home Tests?

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Direct to consumer genetic testing is a booming business these days, but are these tests legitimate? Yes… in some cases. Many at-home DNA tests to determine ancestry as well as several paternity tests are legit. But what about at-home DNA testing for health reasons? This is where caution is key from a consumer standpoint. Various types of DNA health testing kits on the market claim to determine your predisposition for diseases and carrier status, give you your cellular age, or analyze your DNA for weight loss and fitness purposes. Are they worth it? And are they actually accurate? See what we’ve uncovered before putting a dent in your wallet…

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