The Krinner Christmas Tree Genie XXL was the only stand we tested that could be set up by one person, and it was so stable that the force gauge we tested it with bent before the tree tipped.
December 10, 2013
*Planet Money’s investigation into how T-shirts are made gives us a rare glimpse into the effects our purchasing decisions have on people and countries across the world. We might not recommend a T-shirt (yet), but if a shirt is this complex and touches this many people, imagine how much reach an iPhone has. [NPR]
The Kitchenaid Artisan 5-Quart was the only stand mixer that aced every one of our tests designed around the home cook’s needs. It can handle large batches without wobbling, small batches without scraping and is quiet enough for a home setting.
December 9, 2013
*Best Deals: Masterbuilt's Butterball Electric Turkey Fryer is $65 (down from $107). [Woot]