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Christine Persaud

Christine Persaud
With 20+ years of experience in trade and consumer tech journalism, I have covered the tech space since before social media was a "thing" and the smartphone as we know it was even invented. Writing for various technology, lifestyle, and entertainment sites, I have covered and reviewed hundreds of tech products, from home appliances to wearables, fitness tech to headphones, TV entertainment products and services, and more. I'm also a passionate foodie who loves to cook and bake, a TV show fanatic (happy to give what to watch recommendations!), and proud mother to a 12-year-old son.

Discover new Samsung AI features

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The Discover Samsung Shopping Event takes place at Best Buy stores, educating and introducing shoppers to Samsung's latest AI tech.

Cool beverages for this hot summer

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Want to cool down with a delicious beverage? From mixed drinks to sparkling, milkshakes, iced coffee, or refreshing infusion, we have ideas.

Everyday gifts mom will love

Instead of going the traditional flowers and candy route, consider an everyday gift mom will love for Mother's Day this year.

How ENERGY STAR certified products can help you save energy

ENERGY STAR certified products can help you save energy and are available across 80 categories, from appliances to TV, laptops, and more.

The Breville+ app is your gateway to better home cooking

When you purchase select Breville small appliances, you can pair them with the Breville+ app to unlock recipes, guided videos, and more.

Top 2024 scams and how to protect yourself

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Chances are, you have been exposed to an online scam of some kind. Best Buy and Geek Squad can help prevent you from being a victim.

Pedal assist vs. throttle assist ebikes

If you have decided to buy an electric bike or ebike, the next question is, should you opt for pedal assist, throttle assist, or both? We break them down.

8 reasons why you need an electric bike

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If you have been considering getting an electric bike, here's a rundown of 8 reasons why one would be the best purchase you make this year.

How to choose the right size ebike

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Looking for an electric bike? Along with deciding what type and features that are important to you, size is also a critical consideration.

Why choose electric transportation?

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Electric transportation has many benefits beyond exercise, offering a fun activity you can do with the whole family, helping reduce fossil fuels, and more