Best dog tech: Toys, gadgets, and services for your pup

Elroy Mariano

International Dog Day lands on Wednesday, Aug. 26 this year, and there’s really no better way to celebrate than by giving your pup a gift. Because we’re all about tech (and pups) at ZDNet, we rounded up a few gadgets, gizmos, and subscriptions to consider. All these are well-reviewed across the internet, and many of them cost less than $100. 

We even included a few non-techie items at the bottom in case your dog isn’t interested in the latest hardware. Either way, we’re sure you’ll find something no matter your budget.

Embark Breed and Health Kit


So, this first one is more for mom and dad — but c’mon! How cool would it be to find out Spot’s exact breed makeup and whether they’re predisposed to any genetic diseases? While Embark’s top-of-the-line Breed and Health Kit is more expensive than some of the others, it is the highest rated dog

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$30 off AirPods Pro, $100 off Google Speakers and 8 Other Labor Day Tech Deals to Shop Now

Elroy Mariano

Labor Day weekend is here, and dozens of companies have launched sales to help you save on tech, mattresses, clothing, and more. We’re constantly updating our list of the best sales, but it can be hard to sort through thousands of deals to find the cream of the crop.

We looked through these sales and collected the 10 best deals we could find to help you out. The discounts below stand out because the items either rarely go on sale, have never been cheaper, or come from a company whose gear we’ve tested for ourselves.

1. Apple AirPods Pro


The AirPods Pro are the latest version of Apple’s totally wireless earbuds. They have ANC (active noise cancellation), which uses microphones to block out loud noises (airplane engines, cars on the street), so you can hear your music without cranking up the volume.

They get five hours of music playback

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New wireless charging tech lets you drop up to three gadgets anywhere on this pad to charge them at the same time

Elroy Mariano

If you’ve ever used a wireless charger, you know there’s exactly one place you can put your phone on it to work. Now, a new type of wireless charging technology is hitting the market and it’s more effortless than ever.

“People have generally not had a great experience with wireless charging,” explained Noah Dentzel, CEO and co-founder of Nomad. The company is known for its high-quality mobile accessories.

Recently, I visited Nomad’s headquarters in Santa Barbara to check out a new device called Base Station Pro.

Noah Dentzel, CEO and Co-founder of Nomad

“As you’d imagine, you just drop your phone down, and then it starts charging,” says Dentzel. The entire surface is a charge. Not only can you lay your phone anywhere, but it can charge up to three devices at once.

“What this is all about is assurance and reliability. Put it on there, you’re going to wake

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China Fast-Tracks ChiNext Reforms to Attract Tech Start-ups from Shanghai to New York

Elroy Mariano

Back in late April, China kicked off a reform to fast track initial public offerings (IPOs) on Shenzhen’s start-up board ChiNext. The aggressive move by Beijing is designed to accelerate capital market structuring to reinvigorate an economy ravaged by coronavirus.

The scheme to launch a U.S.-style, registration-based IPO system on ChiNext was approved during a meeting overseen by President Xi Jinping, who stressed the need to counter economic headwinds with structural reforms, state broadcaster CCTV said.

China stepped up efforts to channel much-needed capital into virus-hit companies and innovative start-ups as Beijing battles an economic slump and competes for technological supremacy with the United States, Reuters said.

Reforming the ChiNext is a key step toward building “a disciplined, transparent, open, vibrant, and resilient capital market,” CCTV reported. It did not give a timeline for the new regime to be adopted.

Shenzhen’s ChiNext Challenges Shanghai, Adds Fuel to ‘Technology War’ with

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‘Latest Computer Gadgets’ Makes Buying New Smart Watches, Drives and Tech Devices Easier with Insightful Reviews

Elroy Mariano

New York, NY – August 21, 2020 – A new tech and gadget review platform called “Latest Computer Gadgets” has just opened up for tech devotees, and it promises to be everything that tech enthusiasts wish for.

Detailed information about the pros and cons of certain products make purchase decisions more satisfying. At Latest Computer Gadgets, prospective buyers will have access to a wide range of information on computers, gadgets, and other tech-related products. These include smartwatches, hard disks, cameras, and more. The online tech review site features user guides, product reviews, and a deep-dive into new and trending gadgets. 

The team at Latest Computer Gadgets has published review articles about gadgets like cameras, smartwatches, audio devices, gaming equipment, drones, and smart home products. Some of the new articles recently published cover topics such as top VPN on device versus routers, best SMTP servers of 2020, how

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Best gadgets 2020: the top tech you can buy right now

Elroy Mariano

When you insist on only having the best gadgets in your life, money is no object. If you’re prepared to splash cash on the crème de la crème of technology, you want to make sure that you’re truly getting the finest gear on the market. And so you’ve come to the right place – TechRadar’s Best Gadgets guide.

From VR headsets and TVs to humble fitness trackers, there’s a huge range of gadgets to bring into your life, whether you’re looking for a way to slob through 2020 or get those New Year resolutions off to a good start.

To help you overcome the problem of researching your own superior tech set up, we’ve collated a list of the best gadgets available right now. The industry leaders. The best of the best.

For each category there is only one entry, and this will only be updated when a new challenger

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