Get This Weekend's Best Amazon Deals

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As a recurring feature, our team combs the Web and shares some amazing Amazon deals we’ve turned up. Here’s what caught our eye today, September 9.

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GADGETS, TOYS, AND MEDIA

TP-LINK DOCSIS 3.0 High Speed Cable Modem Certified for XFINITY, Time Warner (TC-7620) for $59.99 (list price $89.99)

Samsung Gear 360 Real 360° High Resolution VR Camera (US Version with Warranty) for $99.95 (list price $349.99)

Huion New 1060 Plus Graphic Drawing Tablet with Built-in 8GB MicroSD Card and 12 Express Keys for $82.99 (list price $89.99)

Logitech Create iPad Pro 9.7 Backlit Keyboard Case – Smart Connector – iOS Shortcuts – Black for $107.99 (list price $129.99)

iPhone 7S 7 6S 6 Screen Protector Glass, amFilm iPhone 7S, 7 Tempered Glass Screen Protector for Apple iPhone 7, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 2016, 2015 (2-Pack) for $7.99 (list price $29.99)

Samsung 128GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive Fit (MUF-128BB/AM) for $36.89 (list price $39.95)

LBell Wireless Headphones V4.1 Wireless Stereo earbuds Built-in CVC6.0 Noise Cancellation Stereo Bluetooth Headphones with Mic and Apt-x for iPhone and Android Phones (White) for $22.99 (list price $76.99)

Mpow Bluetooth Headphones Over Ear, Hi-Fi Stereo Wireless Headset, Foldable, Soft Memory-Protein Earmuffs, w/ Built-in Mic and Wired Mode for PC/ Cell Phones/ TV for $36.99 (list price $79.99)

Della 8,000 BTU Portable Air Conditioner Cooling Fan Dehumidifier A/C Remote Control + Window Vent Kit, White for $229.97 (list price $305.46)

Belkin 6-Outlet Power Strip Surge Protector with 2-Foot Power Cord, 200 Joules (2-Pack) for $14.75 (list price $15.95)

iPhone 6 / 6s Battery Case, Anker Ultra Slim Extended Battery Case for iPhone 6 / 6s (4.7 inch) with 2850mAh Capacity / 120% Extra Battery [Apple MFi Certified] (Black) for $55.99 (list price $99.99)

KITCHEN

Bormioli Rocco Aquaria Bedside Carafe with Tumbler, 27-1/2-Ounce, Gift Boxed, Clear for $14.99 (list price $25.69)

Prepworks by Progressive Magnetic Measuring Spoons, Stainless Steel - Set of 5 for $14.98 (list price $19.99)

Riedel VINUM Reisling Grand Cru/Zinfandel Glasses, Pay for 3 get 4 for $74.93 (list price $88.50)

Cuisinart CCO-50BKN Deluxe Electric Can Opener, Black for $19.45 (list price $40.00)

Victorinox 10.25 Inch Fibrox Pro Curved Bread Knife with Serrated Edge for $29.99 (list price $66.00)

Chef's INSPIRATIONS Plastic Cutting Board - 3 Piece Set, Green and White for $16.97 (list price $29.97)

Zojirushi BB-PAC20 Home Bakery Virtuoso Breadmaker with Gluten Free Menu setting for $254.99 (list price $325.00)

BLACK + DECKER CHV1410L 16V Cordless Lithium Hand Vac for $49.00 (list price $59.99)

Vremi 10 Piece Colorful Knife Set - 5 Kitchen Knives with 5 Knife Sheath Covers - Chef Knife Sets with Carving Serrated Utility Chef's and Paring Knives - Colored Knife Set with Matching Color Case for $17.99 (list price $49.99)

Zojirushi EC-DAC50 Zutto 5-Cup Drip Coffeemaker for $59.49 (list price $88.00)

Cuisinart DCC-3650 Elite 12-Cup Coffeemaker, Stainless Steel - Amazon Exclusive for $74.99 (list price $85.99)

Bellemain Stainless Steel Measuring Cup Set, 6 Piece for $18.95 (list price $24.95)

HOME

24 inch Chocolate Suede Bagel Dog Bed By Majestic Pet Products for $32.26 (list price $37.95)

Superior 900 GSM Luxury Bathroom Towels, Made of 100% Premium Long-Staple Combed Cotton, Set of 2 Hotel & Spa Quality Bath Towels - White, 30" x 55" each for $32.99 (list price $42.99)

Large Cotton Rope Storage Baskets with Handles 15 x14 x14, Set of 2 Toy Chest Closet Organization, Soft Durable Nursery Room Decor, Gift Baskets for $22.99 (list price $38.00)

HC Collection Bed Sheet & Pillowcase Set HOTEL LUXURY 1800 Series Egyptian Quality Bedding Collection! Deep Pocket, Wrinkle & Fade Resistant,Luxurious,Comfortable,Extremely Durable(Queen, Grey) for $24.99 (list price $69.99)

Mellanni Bed Sheet Set - Brushed Microfiber 1800 Bedding - Wrinkle, Fade, Stain Resistant - Hypoallergenic - 4 Piece (Queen, White) for $24.70 (list price $59.99)

SEI 18.5-Inch Indoor/Outdoor Round Metal Accent Table, Orange for $69.99 (list price $104.98)

Seville Classics 3-Tier Resin Slat Utility Shoe Rack, Espresso for $29.99 (list price $34.40)

iRobot Roomba 650 Robot Vacuum with Manufacturer's Warranty for $299.99 (list price $374.00)

Shark Navigator Lift-Away Professional with Dust-Away & 2 Microfiber Pads (NV356E) for $179.99 (list price $249.99)

Eyekepper Modern Single Handle Waterfall Bathroom Sink Faucet (Chrome Finish) for $37.00 (list price $45.99)

Best Value D8524 Centura 24" Towel Bar Rack, Polished Chrome for $8.58 (list price $21.21)

ALASKA BEAR - Natural Silk Pillowcase, Hypoallergenic, 19 momme, 600 thread count 100 percent Mulberry Silk, Queen Size with hidden zipper(Ivory white) for $19.99 (list price $40.00)

OFFICE, SCHOOL, AND CRAFTS

Duck Brand EZ Start Packaging Tape with One Handed Dispenser, 1.88-Inch x 55.5-Yard Roll, Single Roll, Clear (1259457) for $3.07 (list price $11.14)

Duck Brand Brown Kraft Paper Roll, 2.5 Feet x 30 Feet (280742) for $4.27 (list price $8.60)

EXPO 2-in-1 Dry Erase Markers, Chisel Tip, Assorted Colors, 8-Count for $12.68 (list price $25.16)

Scribbles That Matter (Iconic version) Dotted Journal Notebook Diary A5 - Elastic Band - Beautiful Designer Cover - Premium Thick Paper (Teal) for $19.99 (list price $24.99)

Uni-Ball Jetstream Retractable Ball Point Pens,0.7mm, Black Ink, 3-Count for $7.30 (list price $10.49)

Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils, Soft Core, 72-Count for $24.00 (list price $33.49)

Wanderings Leather Notebook Journal - Refillable, Perfect for Writing, Gifts, Fountain Pen Users, Travelers, Professional, Diary. Classic Vintage Style for $26.99 (list price $29.99)

Northbooks Notebook/Journal, 96 Blank Pages, Acid Free Sheets for $7.99 (list price $12.99)

Executive Office Solutions Portable Adjustable Aluminum Laptop Desk/Stand/Table Vented w/CPU Fans Mouse Pad Side Mount-Notebook-Macbook-Light Weight Ergonomic TV Bed Lap Tray Stand Up/Sitting-Black for $49.99 (list price $89.99)

LAMPAT Dimmable LED Desk Lamp, Black for $26.99 (list price $139.99)

HEALTH AND BEAUTY

Umbra Tesora Jewelry Stand, Concrete/Copper for $25.50 (list price $30.00)

Ultrasonic Cool Mist Humidifier, Anypro 3.5L Air Humidifiers with Super Quiet Operation, Variable Night Lights and Automatic Shut-off for $49.99 (list price $54.99)

URPOWER 2nd Version Essential Oil Diffuser, 100ml Aroma Essential Oil Cool Mist Humidifier with Adjustable Mist Mode,Waterless Auto Shut-off and 7 Color LED Lights Changing for Home Office Baby for $15.95 (list price $39.99)

CeraVe Renewing System, SA Renewing Cream, 12 oz. for $17.47 (list price $19.97)

Cure Natural Aqua Gel, 250 ml for $25.70 (list price $49.00)

KIPOZI Professional Titanium Hair Straightener Flat Iron with Digital LCD Display ,Dual Voltage,Instant Heat Up(1.75 inch,black) for $35.09 (list price $99.00)

Folding Travel Mirror with Light - 1X and 5X LED Lighted Travel Makeup Mirror, Magnifying, Handheld Mirror, Pouch & Batteries Included, Rose Gold for $21.88 (list price $29.88)

Braun Silk-epil 9 Skinspa 9-961V 5-in-1 Epilator/Epilation Exfoliation & Skin Care System for $129.82 (list price $164.99)

Philips Sonicare Essence Sonic Electric Rechargeable Toothbrush, White for $19.95 (list price $49.99)

Glycolic Acid Exfoliating Cleanser - Anti-Aging + Acne Face Wash w AHA For Wrinkles, Lines & Spots Reduction - Natural Blend of Best Rosehip & Tea Tree Oils + Jojoba Beads For a Deep Clean… for $18.99 (list price $35.99)

Activated Charcoal Natural Teeth Whitening Powder by Pro Teeth Whitening Co® | High Quality Grey Charcoal (non abrasive and proven safe for enamel) From Coconut Shells | Manufactured in England for $10.99 (list price $29.99)

OUTDOORS, GARDEN, AND SPORTS

Speedo MDR 2.4 Goggles, Charcoal Black/Clear, One Size for $19.60 (list price $24.99)

Repel Windproof Travel Umbrella with Teflon Coating for $21.95 (list price $27.95)

9 Can Cooler, Gray for $12.95 (list price $29.99)

Saris Bones 2 Bike Trunk Rack, Black for $123.97 (list price $154.99)

Scotts 2000-20 20-Inch Classic Push Reel Lawn Mower for $129.99 (list price $181.40)

WORX TURBINE 12 Amp Corded Leaf Blower with 110 MPH and 600 CFM Output and Variable Speed Control – WG520 for $54.24 (list price $59.99)

Char-Griller 1515 Patio Pro Charcoal Grill for $67.99 (list price $89.01)

Tourna Mesh Carry Bag of 18 Tennis Balls for $15.47 (list price $19.99)

Fitbit Flex 2, Black (US Version) for $59.95 (list price $99.95)

Running Belt – Fanny Pack – iPhone 6 , 7 Plus Pouch for Runners - Best Fitness Gear for Hands Free Workout – Reflective Waist Pack by Sport2People for $14.97 (list price $37.47)

TOOLS

ThruNite Archer 2A V3 Cool White 500 Lumens AA LED Flashlight for $29.99 (list price $45.95)

Channellock E337CB E Series 7-Inch Diagonal Cutting Plier with Lap XLT Joint and Code Blue Grips for $23.79 (list price $33.93)

Topeak The Mini 9-Function Bicycle Tool for $15.45 (list price $16.95)

Channellock 8WCB WideAzz Adjustable Wrench with Code Blue Grips, 1-1/2-Inch Opening- 8-Inch Overall Length for $22.26 (list price $29.96)

Milwaukee 2407-22 M12 3/8 Drill Driver Kit for $109.00 (list price $233.00)

Bosch DDB181-02 18-Volt Lithium-Ion 1/2-Inch Compact Tough Drill/Driver Kit with 2 Batteries, Charger and Contractor Bag for $99.00 (list price $159.00)

Tacklife Advanced Laser Measure 262Feet Digital Laser Distance Meter Mute Rangfinder Digital Tape Measure with Pythagorean Mode, Area, Volume Calculation for $39.97 (list price $89.99)

BOSTITCH BTFP3KIT 3-Tool and Compressor Combo Kit for $199.00 (list price $530.00)

Jeronic Folding Step Stool, Red for $9.99 (list price $16.99)

10 Products for a Better Night's Sleep

Amazon/Comfort Spaces
Amazon/Comfort Spaces

Getting a full eight hours of sleep can be tough these days. If you’re having trouble catching enough Zzzs, consider giving these highly rated and recommended products a try.

1. Everlasting Comfort Pure Memory Foam Knee Pillow; $25

Everlasting Comfort Knee Pillow
Everlasting Comfort/Amazon

For side sleepers, keeping the spine, hips, and legs aligned is key to a good night’s rest—and a pain-free morning after. Everlasting Comfort’s memory foam knee pillow is ergonomically designed to fit between the knees or thighs to ensure proper alignment. One simple but game-changing feature is the removable strap, which you can fasten around one leg; this keeps the pillow in place even as you roll at night, meaning you don’t have to wake up to adjust it (or pick it up from your floor). Reviewers call the pillow “life-changing” and “the best knee pillow I’ve found.” Plus, it comes with two pairs of ear plugs.

Buy it: Amazon

2. Letsfit White Noise Machine; $21

Letsfit White Noise Machine
Letsfit/Amazon

White noise machines: They’re not just for babies! This Letsfit model—which is rated 4.7 out of five with nearly 3500 reviews—has 14 potential sleep soundtracks, including three white noise tracks, to better block out everything from sirens to birds that chirp enthusiastically at dawn (although there’s also a birds track, if that’s your thing). It also has a timer function and a night light.

Buy it: Amazon

3. ECLIPSE Blackout Curtains; $16

Eclipse Black Out Curtains
Eclipse/Amazon

According to the National Sleep Foundation, too much light in a room when you’re trying to snooze is a recipe for sleep disaster. These understated polyester curtains from ECLIPSE block 99 percent of light and reduce noise—plus, they’ll help you save on energy costs. "Our neighbor leaves their backyard light on all night with what I can only guess is the same kind of bulb they use on a train headlight. It shines across their yard, through ours, straight at our bedroom window," one Amazon reviewer who purchased the curtains in black wrote. "These drapes block the light completely."

Buy it: Amazon

4. JALL Wake Up Light Sunrise Alarm Clock; $38

JALL Wake Up Light Sunrise Alarm Clock
JALL/Amazon

Being jarred awake by a blaring alarm clock can set the wrong mood for the rest of your day. Wake up in a more pleasant way with this clock, which gradually lights up between 10 percent and 100 percent in the 30 minutes before your alarm. You can choose between seven different colors and several natural sounds as well as a regular alarm beep, but why would you ever use that? “Since getting this clock my sleep has been much better,” one reviewer reported. “I wake up not feeling tired but refreshed.”

Buy it: Amazon

5. Philips SmartSleep Wake-Up Light; $200

Philips SmartSleep Wake-Up Light
Philips/Amazon

If you’re looking for an alarm clock with even more features, Philips’s SmartSleep Wake-Up Light is smartphone-enabled and equipped with an AmbiTrack sensor, which tracks things like bedroom temperature, humidity, and light levels, then gives recommendations for how you can get a better night’s rest.

Buy it: Amazon

6. Slumber Cloud Stratus Sheet Set; $159

Stratus sheets from Slumber Cloud.
Slumber Cloud

Being too hot or too cold can kill a good night’s sleep. The Good Housekeeping Institute rated these sheets—which are made with Outlast fibers engineered by NASA—as 2020’s best temperature-regulating sheets.

Buy it: SlumberCloud

7. Comfort Space Coolmax Sheet Set; $29-$40

Comfort Spaces Coolmax Sheets
Comfort Spaces/Amazon

If $159 sheets are out of your price range, the GHI recommends these sheets from Comfort Spaces, which are made with moisture-wicking Coolmax microfiber. Depending on the size you need, they range in price from $29 to $40.

Buy it: Amazon

8. Coop Home Goods Eden Memory Foam Pillow; $80

Coop Eden Pillow
Coop Home Goods/Amazon

This pillow—which has a 4.5-star rating on Amazon—is filled with memory foam scraps and microfiber, and comes with an extra half-pound of fill so you can add, or subtract, the amount in the pillow for ultimate comfort. As a bonus, the pillows are hypoallergenic, mite-resistant, and washable.

Buy it: Amazon

9. Baloo Weighted Blanket; $149-$169

Baloo Weighted Blanket
Baloo/Amazon

Though the science is still out on weighted blankets, some people swear by them. Wirecutter named this Baloo blanket the best, not in small part because, unlike many weighted blankets, it’s machine-washable and -dryable. It’s currently available in 12-pound ($149) twin size and 20-pound ($169) queen size. It’s rated 4.7 out of five stars on Amazon, with one reviewer reporting that “when it's spread out over you it just feels like a comfy, snuggly hug for your whole body … I've found it super relaxing for falling asleep the last few nights, and it looks nice on the end of the bed, too.” 

Buy it: Amazon 

10. Philips Smartsleep Snoring Relief Band; $200

Philips SmartSleep Snoring Relief Band
Philips/Amazon

Few things can disturb your slumber—and that of the ones you love—like loudly sawing logs. Philips’s Smartsleep Snoring Relief Band is designed for people who snore when they’re sleeping on their backs, and according to the company, 86 percent of people who used the band reported reduced snoring after a month. The device wraps around the torso and is equipped with a sensor that delivers vibrations if it detects you moving to sleep on your back; those vibrations stop when you roll onto your side. The next day, you can see how many hours you spent in bed, how many of those hours you spent on your back, and your response rate to the vibrations. The sensor has an algorithm that notes your response rate and tweaks the intensity of vibrations based on that. “This device works exactly as advertised,” one Amazon reviewer wrote. “I’d say it’s perfect.”

Buy it: Amazon

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Make Breakfast for the Family in a Flash With the Dash Rapid Egg Cooker

Dash/Amazon
Dash/Amazon

The number of ways you can eat eggs is limited only by your cooking ability and imagination. Now, thanks to the foolproof Dash Rapid Egg Cooker, even that doesn't have to hold you back, because you'll be able to prepare your eggs exactly how you like them in just minutes—no flipping, stirring, or frying required.

Weighing roughly 1 pound and measuring 7.5 inches across, this egg cooker is the perfect size for a shelf or countertop. Its design accommodates a variety of egg preparations, so if you like your eggs boiled, you can fit up to six of them on the tray at once and cook them until they're soft-boiled, hard-boiled, or somewhere in between. The cooker also features trays for poaching eggs and making omelettes.

Rapid Egg Cooker.
Dash/Amazon

The device comes with a measuring cup showing how much water you need to cook each style of egg, and it buzzes and shuts off automatically when they're done. That way, you can make your perfect breakfast even before you've had your first cup of coffee.

The gadget is super popular with breakfast-lovers. It has a 4.6-star rating on Amazon, and the online retailer lists it as one the most-loved items on the site. You can purchase it on Amazon today for $20.

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