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T-Mobile vows to end bad-credit phone pricing with 'Smart Phone Equality' policy

January 23rd, 2015
T-Mobile vows to end bad-credit phone pricing with 'Smart Phone Equality' policy Mobile carriers have a habit of advertising deals for which only customers with stellar credit scores to qualify. Want get a $650 iPhone 6...

T-Mobile vows to end bad-credit phone pricing with 'Smart Phone Equality' policy

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January 23rd, 2015
T-Mobile vows to end bad-credit phone pricing with 'Smart Phone Equality' policy Mobile carriers have a habit of advertising deals for which only customers with stellar credit scores to qualify. Want get a $650 iPhone 6...

The pizza oven you'd buy if you could afford it

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January 23rd, 2015
The pizza oven you'd buy if you could afford it The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas features the latest appliances, but most are not fully set up to run in the convention center. But this year Kalamazoo,...

The pizza oven you'd buy if you could afford it

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January 23rd, 2015
The pizza oven you'd buy if you could afford it The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas features the latest appliances, but most are not fully set up to run in the convention center. But this year Kalamazoo,...

The best and worst home improvement shows

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January 23rd, 2015
The best and worst home improvement shows When they’re not hard at work in the labs or out in the field, the many testers, editors, writers, and market analysts from Consumer Reports’ Home team can often be...

The lowly bathroom goes high-tech

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January 23rd, 2015
The lowly bathroom goes high-tech The home's hardest working fixture is taking on some pretty high-tech features. If you're remodeling the bathroom, check out these new toilets that Consumer Reports saw on display at...

All-new Volvo XC90 is a long overdue Swedish utility vehicle

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January 23rd, 2015
All-new Volvo XC90 is a long overdue Swedish utility vehicle What is it? The first redesign of Volvo’s ancient and uncompetitive seven-seat SUV arrives not a moment too soon, and is also the carmaker’s...

All you need to know about clearing snow

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January 22nd, 2015
All you need to know about clearing snow You can count on Consumer Reports for advice on how to choose a snow blower that’s right for the snow you typically face. Our snow blower Ratings tell you which models get...

Top 10 TV bargains for Super Bowl XLIX

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January 22nd, 2015
Top 10 TV bargains for Super Bowl XLIX In our list of the top 10 TVs for Super Bowl XLIX, most of the sets were pretty pricey, some extravagantly so. But even if your budget can't accommodate one of those...

What will Windows 10 do for you?

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January 22nd, 2015
What will Windows 10 do for you? With its Windows 10 announcement today, Microsoft showed it’s finally ready to catch up to Android and iOS by integrating mobile features across devices from PCs to tablets to...

Microsoft HoloLens brings interactive 3D holograms into the world around you

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January 22nd, 2015
Microsoft HoloLens brings interactive 3D holograms into the world around you Today during its Windows 10 event, Microsoft introduced HoloLens, which it calls “the world’s most powerful holographic...

What's trending in kitchen countertops

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January 22nd, 2015
What's trending in kitchen countertops If it's been a while since your last kitchen remodel, get ready for a bounty of new countertop materials. Here are the top trends Consumer Reports is seeing at Design &...

You can stream Super Bowl XLIX for free

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January 22nd, 2015
You can stream Super Bowl XLIX for free If you're a cord cutter without access to free broadcast TV, here's some good news about Super Bowl XLIX. You won't have to head to a local bar or wheedle an invite to a...

5 ways to declutter your desk

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January 21st, 2015
5 ways to declutter your desk Time to wrestle your wires, corral your cables, and master the mess on and around your desk. There are good do-it-yourself options (like bundling up power cords with garbage-bag ties or a...

Consumer Reports' top 10 TVs for Super Bowl XLIX

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January 20th, 2015
Consumer Reports' top 10 TVs for Super Bowl XLIX If you're not heading to Glendale, Arizona, to catch Super Bowl XLIX between the Patriots and the Seahawks in person, then the next best way to watch the big game is...