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The 39 Best Fourth of July Deals on Home and Outdoor Goods

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We hope you're able to celebrate the long weekend with your family and friends. Maybe stay indoors this year to take your mind off the heat wave currently working its way through the US. If you're outside, we have lots of advice on how to stay cool. The good news is there's money to be saved on some of our favorite home and outdoor products this weekend thanks to a bevy of July 4th sales. Special offer for Gear readers: Get a 1-Year Subscription to WIRED for $5 ($25 off).


Amazon Prime Day 2021: 48 Best Kitchen, Home, Kids Deals (Day 2)

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This year finds us in a much different place than last. Instead of hunkering down for a chilly, lonely winter, we're flinging aside our face masks and getting ready to return to the outside world. However, if you're having friends over for the first time in more than a year, you might still need help vacuuming the living room carpet. Or maybe you're styling your hair to appear in public for the first time in a loooong time and have forgotten how to do it! If that's the case, we can help! We perused all of Amazon's Prime Day deals for the second day to find the best ones for you, your kids, and your dusty corners and kitchen counters. Note: We regularly update articles and strike through items that sell out or rise in price as of publishing, and mark discounts based on recent product pricing or average price, not MSRP.


19 Best Prime Day Deals on Amazon Devices 2021: Kindle, Echo, Fire (Day 2)

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Fire Tablets and Echo speakers are some of the cheapest personal tech devices around. They're built to be affordable, and some of them are especially cheap for Prime Day. Kindles are a different story. They're more expensive and go on sale less often. We've compiled every decent Prime Day deal on the Amazon-branded devices we've tested (and like!).


Walmart 'Deals for Days' 2021: The 20 Best Deals (Updated)

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Amazon's first Prime Day in 2015 was greeted with plenty of skepticism from other retailers. Outlandish success has a way of changing people's tunes though, and for Prime Day 2021 nearly every major store has a rival sale going on alongside Amazon. Walmart is one of those stores. Its "Deals for Days" sale lasts from June 20 to 23. To help you save on the stuff you need, we've gathered up the best deals on offer at Walmart.


Prime Day 2021: The 66 Absolute Best Deals (Day 2)

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Amazon's Prime Day has grown into one of the biggest online shopping holidays of the year, thanks to the tech and retail giant's massive commercial reach (which is also cause for concern). Rival sales from other retailers are plentiful now too. As we have for many years, members of the WIRED Gear Team are sorting through hundreds of thousands of deals, cross-checking our "Best of" guides, and debating what the absolute greatest Prime Day deals are right now. Below you'll find our top picks. If you're new to this shopping holiday, be sure to check our Prime Day shopping tips before you start clicking. Note: We regularly update articles and strike through items that sell out or rise in price as of publishing, and we mark discounts based on recent product pricing or average price, not MSRP. Be sure to check discounts for yourself. Our picks come from research and our extensive experience reviewing products. You'll need an Amazon Prime subscription to get most of these deals. Updated Tuesday: We've updated pricing throughout, struck out or removed dead deals, and added new ones like the MacPook pro, Acer Swift 3, Dyson V8, Dyson Air Purifier, Traeger Grill, and more. If you buy something using links in our stories, we may earn a commission. This helps support our journalism.


Prime Day 2021: The 66 Absolute Best Deals (Updated)

WIRED

Amazon's Prime Day has grown into one of the biggest online shopping holidays of the year, thanks to the tech and retail giant's massive commercial reach (which is also cause for concern). Rival sales from other retailers are plentiful now too. As we have for many years, members of the WIRED Gear Team are sorting through hundreds of thousands of deals, cross-checking our "Best of" guides, and debating what the absolute greatest Prime Day deals are right now. Below you'll find our top picks. If you're new to this shopping holiday, be sure to check our Prime Day shopping tips before you start clicking. Note: We regularly update articles and strike through items that sell out or rise in price as of publishing, and we mark discounts based on recent product pricing or average price, not MSRP. Be sure to check discounts for yourself. Our picks come from research and our extensive experience reviewing products. You'll need an Amazon Prime subscription to get most of these deals. Updated: We've added deals for the Kitchenaid Professional Stand Mixer, Colgate Hum electric toothbrush, Native Union Dock Wireless Charger, and Moment phone lenses and cases. We've also updated pricing throughout.


Walmart 'Deals for Days' 2021: The 19 Best Deals (Updated)

WIRED

Amazon's first Prime Day in 2015 was greeted with plenty of skepticism from other retailers. Outlandish success has a way of changing tunes though, and for Prime Day 2021 nearly every major store has a rival sale going on alongside Amazon. Walmart is one of those stores. Its "Deals for Days" sale lasts from June 20 - 23. To help you save on the stuff you need, we've gathered up the best deals on offer at Walmart.


Walmart 'Deals for Days' 2021: The 18 Best Deals We've Found

WIRED

Amazon's first Prime Day in 2015 was greeted with plenty of skepticism from other retailers. Outlandish success has a way of changing tunes though, and for Prime Day 2021 nearly every major store has a rival sale going on alongside Amazon. Walmart is one of those stores. Its "Deals for Days" sale lasts from June 20 - 23. To help you save on the stuff you need, we've gathered up the best deals on offer at Walmart.


25 Last-Minute Mother's Day Gifts on Sale Now

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Amazon Device Deals: Echo Dot for $30, Kindle Paperwhite for $95, and more: There are a lot of Amazon deals to choose from. Sales on these aren't rare, but these prices are good. Check our buying guides on the best Kindles, streaming sevices, smart displays, and smart speakers for more help deciding. Target also has Amazon Devices on sale. Amazon Echo Show for $75 ($55 off) at Amazon: The Echo Show gets its own bullet point, here.


The Best Smart Speakers: Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Cortana

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The Amazon Echo kicked off the smart speaker trend a few years ago, but it's no longer alone. There are dozens of smart speakers already on the market in 2018 and a ton more are coming. You need to decide which voice assistant you prefer (there are now four--Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, and Cortana) and what features are most important to you. Does it need to play Spotify? Does it need to connect to your other speakers and smarthome gadgets?