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These home security systems are excellent alternatives to ADT
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These home security systems are excellent alternatives to ADT

Michael L Hicks

Do-it-yourself security systems are on the rise, with smart home automation, affordable cameras and price transparency making them appealing to consumers. Professionally installed systems will cost much more, but also are more likely to have better coverage of your home and smart tech. We've weighed the best systems in both categories, to help you decide which system fits your needs...

Best Ethernet adapters for your Chromecast or Fire TV Stick
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Best Ethernet adapters for your Chromecast or Fire TV Stick

Michael L Hicks

If you've been having trouble with Wi-Fi on your streaming stick, an Ethernet adapter may be a good investment. A wired connection avoids any signal interference or competition for bandwidth and gives your cast or stream priority access to data. Some adapters simply do just that, while others take advantage of the direct access to your Chromecast or Fire TV Stick to add other useful...