Best Deals: Our favorite step-up portable vacuum, the Dyson DC44 Animal, has dropped to a great low price, $300 (from $400). [Amazon]
* Just added to our sous vide gear and wine preserver guides: new long-term testing notes for our main picks.
* Best Deals: Our favorite clothes iron, the T-fal FV4495 Ultraglide Easycord, is down to its lowest price, $35 (from $45). [Amazon]
* Frigidaire has announced a new smart AC, and we're 95 percent confident that it's our current pick, plus Wi-Fi and a companion app. We'll be testing the new unit to make sure and will update the guide with our results. [Best Air Conditioner]
* Best Deals: Our Also Great pick for best fan, the Dyson AM06, is available for $140 refurbished (from $240). [Ebay]
* Best Deals: The KitchenAid Artisan Series 5-Quart Stand Mixer, our top pick in the category, is down to a low price, $240 (from $280). [Meh]
* Best Deals: A great piece of sous vide gear we like, the Classic Nomiku, is down to its lowest price, $180 with code SOUSVIDELY20 (from $200). [Nomiku]
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