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Today’s best deals: Nest sale, Sony sound bar, $14 Alexa-ready LED bulbs, Dyson vacuum, Bose, more

Nest Indoor Cam</a> and the Nest Learning Thermostat, almost 50% off a terrific Sony sound bar, Alexa-enabled smart LED light bulbs for just $14 each, killer prices on the Fire HD 10 and Kindle Paperwhite, $151 off an awesome Dyson vacuum, big discounts on Bose speakers and headphones, a Tile combo pack, a robot mop for just $170, one of Sony’s best 55-inch 4K TVs for under $1,000, $30 off the newest August Smart Lock, and more. See all of today’s best bargains below."...

Mozilla backpedals after Mr. Robot-Firefox misstep

It sounded like a good idea at Mozilla -- promote computer security and privacy awareness using a tie-in with an online game from the popular Mr. Robot hacker TV series. But almost immediately, the plan started backfiring.On Wednesday, Firefox users started complaining that a cryptic extension had been installed in their browser with no explicit permission or explanation of what it does -- only a description that read "MY REALITY IS DIFFERENT THAN YOURS." People ripped into Mozilla in a...

Firefox faces backlash for auto-installing 'Mr. Robot' add-on

Mr. RobotA curious add-on called "Looking Glass" started popping up on Firefox for a number of users this past week -- even if they didn't give the browser permission to install it. Due to its nebulous nature and creepy description that only said "MY REALITY IS JUST DIFFERENT FROM YOURS," people took to social networks to ask other users and air their concerns. Turns out Looking Glass isn't spamware, malware or any of the sort: it's a promotional campaign for Mr. Robot, a TV series about the...

Mr. Robot Season 3 Episode 10 Review: Shutdown

This Mr. Robot review contains spoilersMr. Robot Season 3 Episode 10Mr. Robot Season 3 may have been the show’s most atypically constructed season yet. The action in seasons 1 and 2 rise and rise and rise and rise. Season 2, for all of its faults mastered a sense of escalation.One of the most satisfying little Easter Eggs in the truly underrated season 2 finale is that its title, “Python,” didn’t refer to the coding language but rather actual pythons as it was the “slowly binding everyone in”...