Author: Joe Warner

    I'm the senior editor of The CheckOut. I am an aficionado of shiny gadgets and classic Hollywood movies and can also tell you the names of the late '80s Swedish Davis Cup team members.


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  • (l.) Beats Music vs. (r.) Apple Music
    Apple Music: One Service to Rule Them All?

    On June 30th, Apple launched Apple Music in the very crowded music streaming space currently dominated by two big names: Spotify and Pandora. Per its usual M.O., Apple joined an established space with intent to dominate. From...

    • Posted 2 days ago
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    Waste Not, Want Not: Best Deals to Buy in July

    July is the time of year that no one wants to be inside a mall shopping. However, who says you can’t take advantage of some online shopping deals while lounging at the beach? At Ben’s Bargains, there...

    • Posted 1 week ago
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    Panasonic RP-BTD10 Premium Bluetooth On-Ear Headphones Review

    Like Bluetooth speakers, Bluetooth headphones are a very crowded product category. Wireless is popular because of convenience but at the sacrifice of sound quality. Despite incremental improvements in Bluetooth technology, that hasn’t changed much. So if you...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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    Gifts that Keep on Giving: 25 Fantastic Subscription Boxes

    Subscription boxes make great gifts because they’re not something you’d normally buy for yourself and you can order them from the comfort of your home. They’re good for the people who are hard to shop for or who like...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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    Sling TV Review: A New Hope?

    When Sling TV was announced at the 2015 CES, it was instantly a big hit. It offered something that sounded a lot like “a la carte cable TV,” the elusive Bigfoot that TV viewers have been breathlessly seeking for years....

    • Posted 5 months ago
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    Waste Not, Want Not: Best Deals to Buy in January

    Happy New Year! Or is it? In the world of deals, January might seem like a bit of a let-down, but it’s actually a pretty good time to find solid discounts for several reasons: 1) retailers will...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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    Mmm… Donuts! 10 Donut-Themed Things that You’ll Crave

    Homer Simpson said it best: Mmm… donuts. The donut (or doughnut—don’t even start) is that never-ending circle of sweetness and fat, bread and sugar, icing and grease, light and dark, yin and yang… The donut works on so many...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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    The Deal Dozen: Week of December 12th, 2014

    Welcome to “The Deal Dozen,” where we showcase the 12 best and most popular deals of the week on Ben’s Bargains. These are the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the deals you’d take...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    The Age of Ultrabook: Best Ultrabooks for the Holidays

    What is an Ultrabook laptop? Technically, according to Intel—since they came up with the name—an Ultrabook is a laptop no thicker than 0.9 inches with a solid state drive, unibody chassis, touchscreen, long battery life and, of...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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    Amazon Fire TV Stick Review: The Little Stick That Could

    The arrival of Amazon’s shiny new streaming toy, the Fire TV Stick ($39), came at a convenient time for me. My 3rd Gen Apple TV (2012) had suddenly gone on the fritz (stuck on activation after an...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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    Eye Candy Galore: Five Stunning TVs That Will Make Great Gifts

    Buying an HDTV is often like a buying a car, where you find yourself overwhelmed with choices and confronted by salespeople and/or friends and family trying to steer you this way and that. But if you go...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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    The Deal Dozen: Week of November 14th, 2014

    Welcome to “The Deal Dozen,” where we showcase the 12 best and most popular deals of the week on Ben’s Bargains. These are the best of the best, the cream of the crop, the deals you’d take...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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