From Digital Trends: Roofr wants to use satellite imagery to disrupt the roofing industry

Meet Roofr, a Y-Combinator startup that uses satellite imagery software to analyze your roof and determine whether or not you need to hire a roofing contractor for repair or replacement. 

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From Engadget RSS Feed: The best ice cream maker

By Marguerite Preston and Lesley Stockton

This post was done in partnership with The Sweethome, a buyer’s guide to the best homewares. When readers choose to buy The Sweethome’s independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions…

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From Digital Trends: Nest may release cheaper version of its flagship thermostat and a security suite

A report from Bloomberg suggests Alphabet smart home company Nest may soon release a cheaper version of its flagship smart thermostat as well as a brand security system suite headlined by a security camera and digital doorbell.
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From Digital Trends: Google Home gets voice calling, important notifications, and the ability to show responses on your TV

At Google I/O 2017, Google Home got some upgrades that rival Amazon Alexa’s recent updates. You’ll be able to make phone calls with it, get important notifications, and see visual information on your phone, tablet, or TV.
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From Digital Trends: Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Stackable grills and laser engravers

Check out our roundup of the best new crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can’t buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!

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From Digital Trends: Were you one of the lucky few who snagged a free Amazon Echo Dot yesterday?

Folks who were meandering their way around Amazon yesterday received a delightful little surprise – a free Amazon Echo Dot. Alas, my friends, the deal for this $50 smart speaker has since expired.

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From Engadget RSS Feed: Nest’s sub-$200 thermostat might swap metal for plastic

The Nest thermostat’s premium looks match its pretty hefty price tag, but if you’re cool with a simpler version that can still do the job, you may want to wait it out. Evan Blass, a notable gadget leaker known as evleaks, has tweeted an image of what…

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From Digital Trends: The best dorm room appliances under $100

One of the hardest things about packing for college is deciding what appliances you need to have in your dorm room. To help you in your search for the best affordable dorm room appliances, we have created a list of the best dorm appliances under $100.

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From Digital Trends: Aura and artist Jonathan Adler partner to make smart frames

Aura, the smart frame company, has just named Jonathan Adler as its Creative Director in Residence, and as a result of this new collaboration, we’ll soon see two limited-edition smart frames. 

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