Samantha is an avid writer, editor, and consumer with a passion for products that solve everyday problems. She's obsessed with smart home technology and finding the best things you never knew you needed.
Articles and Reviews by Samantha Gordon
We found the best cutting board ever—and it's under $20
September 05, 2017 – This bamboo cutting board is the best we tested, and for just $17 there's no reason not to upgrade.
Our favorite audio baby monitor is at the lowest price we've ever seen
September 05, 2017 – The VTech Safe and Sound audio baby monitor offers the best sound quality, features, and range of any we've tested, and right now it's on sale for the lowest price we've ever se...
The best-selling Instant Pot is back down to its Amazon Prime Day price
September 05, 2017 – Spend less time cooking and more time living with an Instant Pot pressure cooker in your kitchen.
This new smart speaker is cheaper than the Amazon Echo Dot—but is it worth it?
September 01, 2017 – Your wish is Alexa's command with the new Eufy Genie, Anker's answer to the Amazon Echo Dot.
This doorbell streams video to your phone—and it's back down to its lowest price of the year
August 31, 2017 – Ding-dong ditchers, solicitors, and criminals alike will leave you alone from now on.
This best-selling Black and Decker Drill Kit is the lowest price ever right now
August 30, 2017 – This is not a drill... well it is, but the sale is not.
Declutter your charging setup with this dual fast-charger for under $20
August 30, 2017 – Simplify how you charge your devices without sacrificing speed
Amazon Music Unlimited finally joins Spotify and Apple Music in offering student rates
August 29, 2017 – Studying, partying, or unwinding? Ask Alexa for the perfect soundtrack.
Ditch the rake this fall—this cordless leaf blower is at its lowest price ever
August 29, 2017 – Finally, a chore you'll look forward to.
These travel mugs are perfect for your morning commute—and they're under $10 right now
August 28, 2017 – Spend less on coffee and feel good about wasting fewer paper cups.
Get an Echo Dot alternative—and 3 months of Amazon Music—for $30 right now
August 28, 2017 – Get Alexa for less with this new Echo Dot lookalike.
If you love brunch, you need one of these waffle makers in your kitchen
August 24, 2017 – Life is better with waffles.
One of the best instant cameras is back down to its lowest price ever
August 23, 2017 – Who ever said instant gratification was a bad thing?
Our favorite drip coffee maker is at a rare low price right now
August 23, 2017 – It's so beautiful and brews like a beast—you'll actually look forward to waking up for work.
This Canon point-and-shoot is one of our favorites—and a refurbished model is 25% cheaper right now
August 22, 2017 – Guaranteed to be better than your smartphone.
Replace your gross old comforter with this best-seller for less than $25
August 22, 2017 – Winter is coming, after all.
11 easy ways to remodel your kitchen without ticking off your landlord
August 18, 2017 – Even if you rent, you can still create your dream kitchen.
Our favorite cold brew coffee maker is a great low price right now
August 17, 2017 – You never have to say goodbye to summer when you can make your own cold brew iced coffee.
This USB-C charging cable is the last one you'll ever need—and it's only $10 right now
August 16, 2017 – No tangles, no split cables, no awkward positioning to use your phone while you charge.
12 apps that will transform your mind, body, and spirit
August 15, 2017 – You're on your phone all day anyway—use it for something really meaningful!