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The best Nespresso machine deals available now, including up to 50% off at Bloomingdale's

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Nespresso coffee and espresso machines are regularly discounted at places like Bloomingdale's, Amazon, and Best Buy.We've highlighted the best deals available right now, below.Read more: The best espresso machines and The best coffee and espresso pod machinesNespresso machines are fast, easy, and consistent - three essentials when it comes to getting caffeinated in the morning. Though they're already much more a...
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The 6 best running shoes for women, for long distances, speed work, and winter runs

A good pair of running shoes specific to your biomechanics will make every mile more comfortable and safe.It's important to consider how much cushioning you need and where, and what surface you run on. Our top pick, Brooks Ghost 13, is lightweight yet cushioned and durable enough to last countless miles. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Running is one of the most accessible forms of exercise (and stress relief). Whether you've decided you're going to start running a mile a week or you're train...
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The 6 best gaming chairs of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A good gaming chair will support you and provide adjustable comfort for long gaming sessions.We researched the best gaming chairs to suit different people, environments, and budgets.The Secretlab Titan is our top pick for its comfort, adjustability, and durability.A gaming chair used to be whatever you happened to use for gaming, but nowadays there's a whole category of purpose-built seats for playing video games. The best gaming chairs are solidly built, durab...
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The 7 best flip flops for men and women

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Flip flops are the perfect summer shoe, but they have a reputation for being flimsy and plasticky.The following options are comfortable and stylish enough to wear with casual outfits.Whether you're shopping for men's or women's sizing, these are the best flip flop styles out there.As far as shoes go, flip flops tend to get a bad wrap. While other shoes can be dressed ...
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Apple's iPhone 12 comes in 4 different models. Here's what makes each one unique.

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Matt Monath Photography for Business Insider Apple's iPhone 12 comes in four different versions: the iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max.All the new iPhones support 5G, run on the A14 Bionic processor, feature a durable ceramic coating, and support Apple's MagSafe accessory system. The $799 iPhone 12 is the standard model with a 6.1-inch screen and dual camera, while the...
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32 beautiful coffee table books to give as gifts

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider A good coffee table book serves as a decor piece, is filled with stunning images, and entertains guests.We've compiled a list of 32 coffee table books that will make great gifts for everyone in your life.Unlike the dog-eared, beaten-down tomes inhabiting the bookshelves of a home, coffee table books are a more refined species.They have license over the prime t...
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This self-emptying robot vacuum also mops and acts as home surveillance - but the extras are unnecessary

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI is a self-emptying robot vac that can also be paired with a mop. James Brains/Insider The Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo T8 AIVI Robot Vacuum automatically empties itself after cleaning with little oversight. It's easy to use, doubles as home security, and can be paired with the best mopping system I've tested.It cleaned carpeting and hardwood well but got stuck easily, couldn't...
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16 cooking gifts for avid home cooks, as recommended by professional chefs

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Williams Sonoma We asked professional chefs to tell us the best gifts to give someone who loves being in the kitchen. They personally use these 16 kitchen tools and appliances in their own lives to make delicious meals. Looking for more gift ideas? Find all of Insider Reviews' 2021 gift guides here.If you like food and cooking, you probably look to professional chefs to learn what to eat and how to...
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Apple sells 4 different types of iPads - here's which ones are the newest

Apple sells four different versions of the iPad, making it difficult to know which ones are the newest. The latest iPad and iPad Air launched in the fall of 2020, while the most recent iPad Pro debuted in March 2020.The iPad Mini model that Apple currently sells is from March 2019.You can also check out our for more advice on which iPad to buy.Apple has released a lot of over the years, and not every retailer makes it clear which model is newest. Since Apple doesn't use numbers to differenti...
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A running list of 25+ stores that offer free online returns

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Emilija Manevska/Getty Images Online shoppers both new and old know it can get tricky buying online - you can't try on or test items before purchasing.Many retailers offer free returns year round to help minimize this risk.We've rounded up some major online stores with this benefit below. Read more: 16 online retailers that offer fast and free in-store and curbside pickup - including Target, Walmar...
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The 5 best iPhone Lightning cables in 2021

Our team has tested and researched dozens of Lightning cables over the years to find the best ones.The durable Anker PowerLine Lightning cables remain a cut above the rest in 2021.Anker's cords are affordable, come in multiple sizes, and you can get a Lightning-to-USB-C cable for fast charging that's MFi certified by Apple.Even in 2021, charging your iPhone isn't always as convenient as it should be. Sometimes the cable you own simply isn't long enough, or perhaps it's starting to fray or fall a...
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Bombas makes the best socks we've ever worn - the brand has also donated over 45 million pairs to homeless shelters to date

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Bombas Bombas' cult-favorite socks are the end result of two years of research and development.Every time you buy a pair of Bombas socks, the company donates a pair to someone in need. We've tested the casual socks, athletic socks, and dress socks and think they're the best you can buy. Before Bombas' socks became a cult-favorite of the direct-to-consumer (D2C) boom and a gift as safe and univer...
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Sony's PlayStation 5 remains hard to find, but GameStop is adding more stock today - here's how to buy the next-gen console

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Sony Sony's PlayStation 5 launched with two models- the $500 standard PS5 and a $400 digital edition.The PS5 has been consistently sold out since release, but retailers have restocked every few weeks.We'll continue to update this post with purchase options and new details about PS5 availability.For detailed impressions on the PlayStation 5, you can read our full PS5 review here. Sony's PlayS...
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The 6 best snow jackets and coats for dogs in 2021, according to dog walkers

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Thirteen dog walkers and trainers told us what dog snow jacket features and styles they prefer.Our experts say the best dog snow jackets are water-resistant, lined, and cover a dog's belly, like our top pick, the Ruffwear Powder Hound Jacket.For more winter dog gear, check out our experts' recommendations for the best dog boots.When winter weather comes calling, people aren't the only ones who struggle to stay warm and dry. Blustery days complete with snow, slu...
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17 gift baskets for your favorite foodie

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Bokksu Gift baskets should be thoughtfully curated with items that fit your recipient's tastes and interests.These 17 gift boxes are sure to make them smile, no matter what their indulgence of choice is. Need more gift ideas? Find all Insider Reviews holiday gift guides here. A gift basket is a common and easy gift to give to a client, host, or your in-laws, but all too often, gift baskets share th...
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Walmart+ takes on Amazon Prime by offering free, fast shipping on all orders

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Walmart; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Walmart+, Walmart's answer to Amazon's popular Amazon Prime, offers perks like unlimited same-day delivery and discounts on gas.Walmart+ costs $98 a year, undercutting Amazon Prime's $119 annual subscription fee.If you'd like to try before you buy, consider signing up for a 15-day free trial.See more: Walmart is rolling out Walmart +, its Amazon Prime rival, ...
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23 unique gifts from Uncommon Goods they haven't seen before

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Uncommon Goods We highly recommend shopping Uncommon Goods for any gifting occasion. Its unique products are made by independent makers from around the world, saving you from generic and unmemorable gifts. Uncommon Goods is one of the few places we know we'll always find something cool for our loved ones.Shopping is time-consuming and stressful, so it's no wonder many of us often default to buying ...
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52 creative gifts for her under $50 that work for any occasion

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Uncommon Goods If you're looking for an affordable gift for her, here's a list of 52 options under $50. Whether for the holidays, a birthday, or just because, she'll love any of these thoughtful picks. Looking for more inspiration? Check out our full list of gift guides for all kinds of ideas.Gift-giving isn't always easy, though it seems like it would be. Just buy them something that aligns with t...
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Backcountry's semi-annual sale has up to 50% off Patagonia and Sorel

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Backcountry Backcountry is one of the best places to get outdoor gear, clothing, and accessories from top brands at discounted prices. Right now, you can save up to 50% on select winter gear and apparel, through February 28.Visit Insider Reviews' deals page for more general sales and Insider Coupons for more savings.Backcountry is one of the best places to shop for outdoor gear, clothing, and acces...
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Backcountry's semi-annual sale can save you up to 50% on winter gear and apparel from Patagonia and Sorel

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Backcountry Backcountry is one of the best places to get outdoor gear, clothing, and accessories from top brands at discounted prices. Right now, you can save up to 50% on select winter gear and apparel, through February 28.Visit Insider Reviews' deals page for more general sales and Insider Coupons for more savings.Backcountry is one of the best places to shop for outdoor gear, clothing, and acces...
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The best deals on Nintendo Switch consoles, games, and accessories right now - including $10 off Switch pro controllers

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The Nintendo Switch debuted in March 2017, while the smaller Switch Lite was released in September 2019. Nintendo Both the original Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite continue to be hard to find, but we've been keeping an eye on the best deals for Switch games and accessories.We'll update this list regularly with the top Nintendo Switch deals as new discounts are announced.Even with the release of the ...
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The best exercise balls of 2021

An exercise ball is great for a home gym as it works stability and flexibility and makes bodyweight exercises harder.The best exercise balls are durable, mildly flexibility, and retain air well.Our top pick, the TheraBand Exercise and Stability Ball, has thick walls and holds air even if punctured. Exercise balls might seem like a boring piece of workout equipment that sits in the corner of the gym with no one using it. But that's only because it's an overlooked dark horse - the benefits of addi...
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The best travel wallets of 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Travel wallets are useful for organizing passports, boarding passes, money, and other key documents when making trips.The Bellroy Travel Wallet is our top pick thanks to a sleek, smart design that holds everything without adding bulk.Check our other travel guide on the best carry-on bags.Passports can be easily battered: Thin and light, they get worn down if you're a frequent traveler who shoves them into jeans pockets or carry-on backpacks that are filled to t...
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The best bra brands of 2021, plus expert advice on sizing

Choosing the right bra is an incredibly subjective process, making it difficult to recommend just one. We are currently in the process of re-testing dozens of bras in varying sizes and styles in order to find the best for each cup size. In the meantime, we still recommend the bras in this guide and have offered expert advice on sizing, care, and more just below. If you're someone who chooses to wear a bra, you already know how much an ill-fitting choice can affect your day. The straps may fall d...
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The best free at-home workouts of 2021

Staying or getting fit at-home doesn't have to require paying for effective programming.These five free fitness apps offer a sweat for every fitness ability, mobility level, and time constraint.  Our top pick, the Nike Training App, offers the highest quality routines with the most variety of intensity levels, time requirements, and workout types.Also check out the best workout apps that are worth paying for and the best workout apps for beginners in 2021.It's both the start of a new year and kn...
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I took an online class on MasterClass taught by one of the top chefs in the world, and it actually helped me enjoy cooking during the pandemic

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. I like  because it's easy to follow, doesn't require special ingredients or equipment, and the meals I made wowed my family.Though MasterClass can be somewhat pricey (a subscription is currently $180 billed annually or $15 a month), subscribers get access to all its courses across a broad range of disciplines.Read more: The best MasterClass cooking coursesSign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for...
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79 gift ideas for everyone on your list - all under $100

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Hollis Johnson/Crystal Cox/Alyssa Powell/Business Insider With a $100 budget, you can buy anything from a smart speaker to a . These 70+ gift ideas cover a wide range of interests and needs, so you can find something unique and thoughtful for your loved ones. If your budget changes, here are our guides to gifts under $25 and gifts under $50. Or If you don't have a budget at all, we have a gift gui...
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17 pairs of workout leggings we swear by for every activity from yoga to distance running

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Of the seemingly endless number of workout legging options out there, there are 17 pairs that rise above the rest for the Insider Reviews team. We've found from experience that these leggings, which range from affordable $30 pairs to splurge-worthy $100+ pairs, are great for running, yoga, HIIT, weight training, and other physical activities.Below, we break down our p...
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The best deals on Nintendo Switch consoles, games, and accessories right now - including $18 off 'Super Mario Maker 2'

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. The Nintendo Switch debuted in March 2017, while the smaller Switch Lite was released in September 2019. Nintendo Both the original Nintendo Switch and the Switch Lite have been hard to find online as they continue to explode in popularity, but we've been keeping an eye on the best deals for Switch consoles, games, and accessories.We'll update this list regularly with the top Nintendo Switch deals a...
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24 thoughtful corporate gifts your coworkers and employees will use all the time

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Give back to the hardworking employees who keep your business running with these 24 corporate gifts. They're both thoughtful and useful, and unlike many corporate gifts, they don't look cheap. Some of them can be customized with your company's colors and logo, or a personal touch like a monogram.Find more gift ideas for everyone in your life here. Sign up for Insider Reviews' weekly newsletter for more buy...
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