Charlotte Maracina-Freelance Writer

Charlotte Maracina

Freelance Writer

About Charlotte Maracina

Charlotte Maracina is a New York native now residing in London in pursuit of her master's of journalism at the University of the Arts. After graduating from Belmont University in 2022 with a degree in Public Relations and Sociology, she began working for CNET as an Associate Writer. Upon moving to London this September Charlotte left CNET and now works as a freelance writer for Pocket Lint. She loves covering all things related to lifestyle technology and has over two years monitoring technological trends among 18-30 year olds. When not covering the latest products on the market she's binging reality television, following Harry Styles on tour or traveling the world. 

Latest Articles

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How to make the most of your Spotify Premium subscription with these 5 tips

Whether you're new to the service or want to get your money's worth, these features match music to your mood, build your catalog, and more.

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This AI tool absolutely roasted my Spotify Wrapped, and I love it

Warning: Only use this AI website if you're ready for your Spotify music taste to be completely destroyed.

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What Spotify Sound Town says about my music taste has me packing my bags

Spotify changed up their Spotify Wrapped this year, and let's just say Burlington, Vermont's tourism board will be very happy.

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Best Apple Watch bands: Top straps for every model and activity

Customizing your Apple Watch goes beyond the software. Complete your wrist wearable with comfortable, stylish, and budget-friendly bands.

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Best tech gifts for $10 or under, and some that are on sale ahead of Cyber Monday

Don't forget the little things this holiday season. Here are our top gadgets and gizmos all under $10.

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8 gifts for the person who claims they don't want anything this holiday season

Gift shopping can be fun but there's always that one person who is impossible to shop for. Here are our go-to picks for the loved ones who stump you.

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Best iPhone 14 Pro Max screen protector: 9 picks to safeguard your phone

Excellent screen protectors with bonus features like privacy screens, finger print resistance, or blue light filters to meet any budget.

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Best stylish iPhone 15 cases: Fashionable for your flagship

These phone cases protect your phone and show off your personality - and one is a dupe for Taylor Swift's case.

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These are the 8 gadgets to gift travelers this holiday season

From the slim Anker portable charger to Bose headphones, these are items every globe-trotter wants, chosen by an avid traveler.

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Instagram and Facebook are going ad-free, but it'll cost you

Meta is rolling out an ad-free experience on Instagram and Facebook. Here's who can get it, how to sign up, and how much it'll cost to remove ads.

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Best travel organizers: Tangle-free storage for your cables and tech

Holiday travel season is fast approaching, and these organizers help safely store your devices, chargers, and cables.

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Best Motorola Razr+ cases: Flip the script on a broken screen

The Motorola Razr+ (2023) is one of the market's leading mid-range phones, so give it the protection it deserves.

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Best portable charger for iPhones: Beat your low battery

Every iPhone user knows the anxiety of a low battery notification, so a portable charger is the quick solution you need.

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Best portable chargers for USB-C phones: Universal charging on the go

Now that all our favorite mobile phones feature the same charging outlet, here are the best USB-C chargers to match a mobile lifestyle.

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Best personal safety devices (and why you should have one)

As a young woman with an on-the-go lifestyle, these are the subtle yet mighty tools that I carry with me to stay safe and keep my loved ones alert.

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JBL's amazing Charge 5 speaker is $50 off on last day of Prime Day

Get booming sound for less with this JBL Charge 5 Prime Day deal. You only have a little bit of time left to get it before the sale ends.

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Best Fitbit Luxe bands: A stylish approach to tracking

Don't want to sacrifice style for fitness tracking? These are the best Fitbit Luxe bands that give you the best of both.

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Switch up your Apple Watch style with these 8 discounted bands

Make it look like you bought a new Apple Watch this Prime Day with these stylish, versatile, and discounted bands.

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Best October Prime Day Amazon device deals: Save hundreds on Echos, Fire TVs, tablets, and more

From Kindles to Fire TVs and Echo devices, nearly all of Amazon's devices are on major sale for fall Prime Day.

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Best Prime Day Dyson deals: Save hundreds on vacuums, fans, and hair care

Even the viral Dyson SuperSonic hair dryer is on sale at a 25% discount.

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