Lidia Davis is an associate web copywriter at Reviews.com and has been with Red Ventures since June 2018. She has written a variety of content types — from news to resource guides and product and service reviews — on topics including tech, home automation, and health. Before joining Reviews, Lidia was a student and four-year dance team member at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in journalism in May 2018. The best thing she’s ever bought is a Nespresso CitiZ espresso machine by De’Longhi.

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Liberty Mutual Home Insurance

Liberty Mutual Home Insurance

Apr 17, 2019 | Review

Liberty Mutual Review You might recognize Liberty Mutual for its witty “Only Pay for What You Need” media campaigns, where “customers” stand in front of the Statue of Liberty and proudly tout how Liberty Mutual allows them to tailor (mainly car insurance) coverage plans to — you guessed it — just what they need. We’ve…

Our Take on 15 of the Top Trending Products of 2019

Our Take on 15 of the Top Trending Products of 2019

Apr 16, 2019 | News

Reviews.com is reader-supported. If you click on or buy something via a link on this page, we may earn a commission. Whether you’re closely following this year’s buzzworthy products (or last year’s that are now on sale), you’ve probably wondered: “Is this even worth it?” We’ve been there, too, and want you to benefit from…

Everything You Should Know About Sponsored Content

Everything You Should Know About Sponsored Content

Apr 12, 2019 | News

In a world teeming with digital advertisements on every corner and in the palm of your hand, it’s tough to know who’s on whose team and why you should care. Sponsored content — or products of the relationship between a brand and a publisher — isn’t always designed to mislead. In fact, it’s actually a…

5 Tips for Better Home Security in 2019

5 Tips for Better Home Security in 2019

Mar 29, 2019 | News

The International Data Corporation (IDC) predicts the home security industry will triple in size by 2022, as people start to look for systems that can be integrated more seamlessly, intelligently into the home. That means telling Alexa, “Arm my security system” as you walk out the door is only the beginning. So if you’re in…

Online Privacy Series: What Does the Future Hold for Big Tech Companies in the U.S.?

Online Privacy Series: What Does the Future Hold for Big Tech Companies in the U.S.?

Mar 29, 2019 | News

The more we try to keep tabs on where our personal data travels through the internet abyss, the more complicated it becomes to find a “solution” to preventing breaches, misuse, and exposure. If anything, major data leaks have raised awareness about data privacy, but when it comes to the internet, companies have been free to…

Moby Teams Up With Calm Meditation App to Help You Fall Asleep

Moby Teams Up With Calm Meditation App to Help You Fall Asleep

Mar 18, 2019 | News

Electronic singer-songwriter Moby dropped his newest album, Long Ambients 2, exclusively on the meditation app Calm to share the sounds that help him fall asleep. “I originally made these songs for myself because I couldn’t find this type of music anywhere,” Moby told Calm. “Long Ambients 2 was designed to help me sleep and to…

Carbon Monoxide Detector Placement: Where to Put A Carbon Monoxide Detector In Your Home

Carbon Monoxide Detector Placement: Where to Put A Carbon Monoxide Detector In Your Home

Mar 15, 2019 | News

Carbon monoxide: It’s scentless, colorless, and deadly. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), it kills at least 430 people and sends over 50,000 to the emergency room every year in the U.S. But don’t fear just yet — there are a few safeguards you can rely on to prevent exposure to this noxious…

Why Insurance Companies Might Not Renew Your Coverage

Why Insurance Companies Might Not Renew Your Coverage

Mar 13, 2019 | News

It’s often referred to as being “dropped” by your insurer. But that isn’t actually what happens, although it might feel like you’ve been tossed to the curb. There’s a clear distinction between a non-renewal and a cancellation of your insurance policy; the former refers to an insurance company’s decision not to assume your ongoing “risks”…

Google Just Expanded Its Duplex Restaurant Reservations in a Big Way — Here’s How It Works

Google Just Expanded Its Duplex Restaurant Reservations in a Big Way — Here’s How It Works

Mar 08, 2019 | News

Welcome to the age of robots serving as our very own personal assistants — well, at least when it comes to booking reservations. Duplex, a Google Assistant voice-calling restaurant reservation feature, first announced by Google developers in May of 2018, expanded its reach early March 2019. Google told Reviews.com Duplex would be rolled out to…

Nest Thermostat Review

Nest Thermostat Review

Mar 05, 2019 | Review

Nest Thermostat E vs. Other Smart Thermostats Getting to know the Nest Thermostat E Part of what makes this thermostat so attractive is the price tag — it runs about $80 cheaper than the Nest Learning Thermostat, its more advanced sibling. Functionality-wise, you’ll be forfeiting a high-resolution display with the date and time, and a wider…