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Avantree portable standing deskHunching over your Macbook? I catch myself doing it all the time, and there’s no better remedy than standing up for a good stretch—or, even better, standing while you work. All you need is a standing desk, and the most popular model on Amazon is on sale today.

Going for just $30 (25% off), the Avantree portable standing desk sits on top of your regular desk. Just adjust its height (anywhere from 9.4 inches to 12.6 inches) and angle (up to 30 degrees), put your laptop on the 20-by-11 inch tabletop, and start typing away. Weighing a little more than 3 pounds, the Avantree standing desk is easy to set up and stow, and it even doubles as a TV tray. Read More

5 ways to keep hackers out of your Facebook accountWanda writes: I am getting emails each day telling me someone is trying to get into my Facebook account. How do I stop this!

Hi Wanda! If you’re receiving alerts from Facebook about login attempts on your account, and it wasn’t you, that’s a problem. The good news is that there’s still time to stop would-be hackers from cracking your Facebook account. Here are five things you need to do right away, starting with… Read More

Lamicall iPad standTrying to use your iPad with a Bluetooth keyboard? Give your eyes a rest by propping up your iPad with sturdy tablet stand.

On sale today for $16.14 (77% off its list price), the Lamicall iPad stand holds tablets with screens up to 13 inches, and its adjustable arm can tilt your iPad to just the right angle.

The aluminum alloy tablet stand boasts non-slip rubber pads to hold your iPad in place, perfect for keeping your iPad safe and secure. Read More

Kodak Photo Printer Dock PD-450Most of us never bother to print out our latest photos—after all, they’re all sitting there on our iPhones and Android phones, ready to be flashed on our massive touchscreen displays. But what if a relative wants an actual printed-out picture? Luckily, you can return to the golden age of glossies with help from Kodak.

On sale today only for $99.99 (that’s 29% off its list price), the Kodak Photo Printer Dock PD-450 turns your iPhone and Android phone snapshots into gorgeous 4-by-6 prints, no PC or Mac required. Read More

Anker SoundCore Bluetooth speakerOne of the most popular—not to mention snazziest—portable Bluetooth speakers on Amazon just got a massive price cut, but not for long.

On sale today only for $26.99 (a whopping 66% off its list price), the Anker SoundCore Bluetooth speaker boasts stereo sound and an impressive 24 hours of battery life. Just pair it via Bluetooth with your iPhone or Android phone, then stream your music from up to 66 feet away. Read More

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