Consumer Reports: Tesla Autopilot ‘Easily Tricked’ Into Operating Without Driver

Consumer Reports (CR) has tested Tesla’s Autopilot software and it’s not good news for the electric vehicle company.

Consumer Reports: Tesla’s In-Vehicle Cameras a Privacy Concern

Consumer Reports has raised concerns about Tesla’s in-vehicle cameras, saying they represent a privacy concern.

Consumer Reports: GM’s Super Cruise Takes Top Spot, Tesla Autopilot ‘Distant Second’

Consumer Reports has ranked 17 active driver assistance programs, and GM’s Super Cruise has taken the top spot.

New Law Will Limit Cable TV Fees, Address Local Blackouts

According to Consumer Reports, the House and Senate have passed a bill that would limit how cable companies charge hidden fees and phantom rentals to jack up bills. Customers have chafed for years at hidden fees and add-ons that take…

Best TV Deals for Shoppers on Black Friday

The best TV deals for Black Friday, according to Consumer Reports, include 40 to 55-inch models. Black Friday has long been a huge day for electronics sales, with TVs at the top of the list. What better way is there…

Small Appliances Crucial For Dorm Room Success

It’s early August and in many areas of the country college campuses are clogged with moving vans and smaller vehicles, professors are returning from their summer off, and the fall semester at many Universities and colleges is just beginning. Amidst…

Portable Air Conditioners Slightly Better Than Fans

With summer temperatures rising, one might consider buying a portable air conditioning unit, to avoid the hassle of installing a window unit. Portable floor units are designed to draw in warm air, cool it, then push it outside via a…

Best Lawn Mowers: Consumer Reports Finds The Answer

Consumer Reports has tested over one hundred products to find the best lawn mower. Their answer? It depends on your lawn, but you can’t go wrong with the $250 Cub Cadet SC100 11A-A92J, which will give you an excellent cut…

Best In-Ear Headphones Chosen By Consumer Reports

Deciding what the best in-ear headphones are is a contentious topic. After all, sound quality and comfort is largely subjective for a lot of people. That doesn’t mean professional critics can’t try to sort out the best from the junk…

Smartphone Theft is Still on the Rise

For smartphone owners (and iPhone owners in particular) the risk of theft is always present. Millions of smartphones are stolen every year and most of them are never recovered. A quick survey of recent Twitter posts is enough to demonstrate…