If you’re looking to keep that computer running smoothly, Apple is the one to turn to, says Consumer Reports. On Monday, the consumer advocacy publication announced that the company from Cupertino had once again topped a reader survey of the best computer tech support, even going so far as to beat its own scores from the previous year. To the surprise of nobody who’s...
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Many sunscreens continue to carry SPF ratings that some experts consider misleading and potentially dangerous, according to a consumer watchdog group.
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Tesla Model S gets Consumer Reports’ top score the Associated Press Published May 9, 2013 08:58AM MDT DETROIT • The Tesla Motors Inc. Model S electric car has tied an older Lexus for the highest score ever recorded in Consumer Reports magazine’s automotive testing. The Model S, which starts at $62,400, scored 99 points on a scale of 100 in the magazine’s battery of tests....
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Your friends know you as their personal guru for budget beauty secrets. You share all your top tips with them - now share them with all of us too! It will soon be time for this year's Stuff We Love Awards, and that means we want you to help curate our list of the absolute best drugstore makeup products out there. Share yours and you could be featured as an iVillage expert!...
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is planning to install its brand shops in more than 1,400 Best Buy Co Inc stores this year, a move that some on Wall Street said could help the world's largest consumer electronics chain boost in-store traffic, sales and profitability.
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A new Consumer Reports study rates hospitals with a safety score and most are not making the grade. Dr. John Santa, director of the Consumer Reports Health Ratings Center, talks to Charlie Rose and Norah O'Donnell about the scores.
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Savvy Consumer: Look your best with these great deals on makeup good Housekeeping Reports Published Mar 6, 2013 06:34PM MDT How much great makeup can you buy and still get change from a $100 bill? When Good Housekeeping asked readers, “What’s your annual spending on makeup?” 60 percent said $100. That’s plenty, said celebrity makeup artist Troy Surratt. “Now more than ever,...
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It's time to give credit where credit is due. Ever since winning Consumer Reports' Worst Company America award for the second year in a row, EA seems to be genuinely trying to listen to some of the most common consumer complaints about its brand.
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Consumer Reports’s Top Picks are as close as it gets to no-brainers in the auto market. They’re impressive all-round vehicles, chosen from more than 280 recently tested by Consumer Reports that have excelled in the tests, are reliable, and have performed well in independent crash tests. Take a look.
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Sunbathers headed to the beach this summer will find new sunscreen labels on store shelves that are designed to make the products more effective and easier to use. But despite those long-awaited changes, many sunscreens continue to carry SPF ratings that some experts consider misleading and potentially dangerous, according to a consumer watchdog group.
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