CHOICE reveals 10 out of 17 household items failed button battery tests

CHOICE reveals 10 out of 17 household items failed button battery tests

Australia's leading consumer advocacy group, CHOICE have revealed a whopping 10 out of 17 button battery-powered household items failed safety tests due to the potentially deadly batteries being easily accessible.

Spotlight is selling ‘play dirt’ for $17, and the internet is up in arms

Spotlight is selling ‘play dirt’ for $17, and the internet is up in arms

Bag O Dirt’ Play Dirt is the ‘cleanest dirt on planet Earth’, so it says. The South Korean clean dirt says, “For optimal play, remove your Play Dirt from its plastic bag and loosen it up with your hands.

Consumer Reports finds 'concerning levels' of heavy metals in fruit juice

Consumer Reports finds 'concerning levels' of heavy metals in fruit juice

Many fruit juices still contain “concerning” amounts of heavy metals that could pose health risks to children and adults if consumed daily for years, a new Consumer Reports investigation has found.

Machine that folds laundry debuts at Consumer Electronics Show and parents learn to dream again

Machine that folds laundry debuts at Consumer Electronics Show and parents learn to dream again

USA TODAY I'm a mom of three and for a robot that would save thousands of hours a year folding laundry, I don't care that FoldiMate's downside is that it doesn't fold baby clothes or sheets.

The Children's Place recalls infant snowsuits because of choking hazard

The Children's Place recalls infant snowsuits because of choking hazard

The danger comes from metal snaps on the outfit that can detach, according to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission. Snaps on these snowsuits can detach, according to the recall notice by The Children's Place and the federal government.

New window blinds standards to prevent child death take effect

New window blinds standards to prevent child death take effect

The new standard requires stock products, sold in stores and online, to be cordless or have short cords, according to a press release from an industry group Window Covering Manufacturers Association.

Mom says gummy vitamins contain metal shavings; FDA investigating

Mom says gummy vitamins contain metal shavings; FDA investigating

Mom shocked to find metal in toddler's gummy vitamins: 'I feel like I have failed' Andersen said she had been feeding her daughter, Milani, Zarbee's Naturals vitamins for years, and this bottle was almost gone.

The best tech gifts at every price, according to Consumer Reports

The best tech gifts at every price, according to Consumer Reports

To help narrow down the possibilities, we've enlisted the help of Consumer Reports' Elliot Weiler to share their picks for the best buys in popular categories like wireless headphones and Bluetooth speakers.

How Psychology Affects Consumers' Use of Cryptocurrency

How Psychology Affects Consumers' Use of Cryptocurrency

To what extent have consumers adopted cryptocurrency as money, not as a speculative investment? The third significant limitation for consumers is that almost no retailers or service providers accept cryptocurrency at present.

We found the popular stroller Joanna Gaines uses for baby Crew

We found the popular stroller Joanna Gaines uses for baby Crew

Baby Jogger City Select Stroller $529.99 Amazon The base connects with many Graco infant car seats, allowing parents to transport sleeping babies between the stroller and car. Graco Fastaction Fold Jogger Click Connect Baby Travel System $195.00 Amazon