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Expansive

This tiny Xbox accessory is the biggest upgrade you can give your Series S

Seagate literally changed the game with its lineup of high-speed storage expansion cards.

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Logitech G Cloud review: Xbox Game Pass on the go has one big problem

A dedicated game-streaming handheld that’s also an Android tablet should be fine, right?

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Amazon's new Fire TV Cube made my crappy TV a lot less crappy

Faster, smoother, and just as cubey.

Alexageddon

Alexa Voice Remote Pro review: your couch cushions don’t stand a chance

Pro features might make Amazon's new Alexa-enabled remote worth the buy for some.

Reviews

The Orion made me wish for a giant Nintendo Switch

After giving my Switch an 11.6-inch display with the Up-Switch Orion, I think it’s time Nintendo goes extra large.

Cool beans

Nothing Ear Stick review: A level of cool AirPods can’t touch

Nothing's non-ANC wireless earbuds solidify the company's place as a creator of Cool.

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Echo Dot with Clock (2022) review: The best starter smart speaker

Amazon’s new Echo Dot with Clock isn’t the perfect Wi-Fi extender, but it does make me wonder why anybody would buy a normal Echo at this point.

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Apple TV 4K (2022) review: The best way to enjoy Apple content on your TV

Apple made the Apple TV 4K smaller and more powerful, but not more expensive. In fact, it’s actually way cheaper than before.

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Amazon Kindle (2022) review: Basic is all you need

Who needs the pricier Kindle Paperwhite when Amazon’s new entry-level Kindle e-reader is nearly just as good?

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Surface Pro 9 review: Still the best 2-in-1 laptop replacement

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 9 didn’t get an overhaul for its 10 year anniversary, but that’s because it’s practically a perfect 2-in-1.

Gear

Microsoft Surface Laptop 5 review: The 4 best and 3 worst features

With powerful performance and a keyboard that types like a dream, the Surface Laptop 5 is easily the best MacBook alternative.

Gear

5 essential features the perfect smart glasses should have

After using smart glasses from Ray-Ban, Amazon, Soundcore, and Razer, I’ve narrowed down what works and what doesn’t.

Reviews

Ray-Ban Stories review: Now this is how you make smart glasses

Meta's first smart glasses have Ray-Ban looks, open-ear speakers, two cameras, and easy access to Instagram.

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Razer Anzu review: You don't need smart glasses for gaming

Razer's $199 Anzu smart glasses look like Ray-Bans and promise the lowest latency audio for gaming, but our testing reveals there are better alternatives.

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macOS Ventura review: 4 features we love and 4 we don't

If your Mac supports macOS Ventura, there’s almost no reason to not update.

Reviews

Soundcore Frames review: Nobody will call you a 'glasshole'

These smart glasses aren’t just stylish, customizable, and affordable, their “surround sound” audio is surprisingly good, too.

Guides
Gear

How a startup full of ex-iPhone talent is trying to make phones obsolete

Humane, founded by ex-Apple talent, might be working on a laser projection system to that replaces our phones and tablets

Gear

Why Honda thinks hydrogen cars could dethrone battery-powered EVs

There’s still a lot of work to establish hydrogen fuel cell EVs as a real competitor in the growing EV market, but Honda thinks the tech is worth the investment.

Gear

Why Spotify Wrapped should be all year round

Streaming services love to package up the data they collect on us as end-of-year reviews, but why isn't that available all year round?

Gear

Everything you need to know about Apple’s iPhone 15

The iPhone 14 just came out but the rumors have already started for Apple’s iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro, which will likely get USB-C and even better cameras.

Gear

Everything we know about Samsung’s Galaxy S23 and S23 Ultra

The rumor mill is already churning out some important details about Samsung's next flagship smartphone.

Gear

iOS 16.2 will fix the worst thing about the iPhone 14 Pro’s always-on display

The new settings should also help reduce battery drain.

Gear

Elon Musk puts a price on Twitter’s coveted verified status for new users

How much is a blue checkmark worth to you?

Gear

How to use Emergency SOS via satellite on iPhone 14

We hope you'll never have to use the feature, but it’s still good to know how to in the event you need it.

How-To

How to sync all your iCloud Photos to Windows 11’s Photos app

Thanks to a new iCloud app for Windows, getting photos, files and more from your iPhone to Windows 11 is easy.

Gear

Airdrop is getting a much-needed update to stop random nudes

The feature is already live for iPhone users in China, but it’s coming to the U.S. next year.

Gear

Why iPhone 14 Pro delivery times are almost 2 months right now

Blame the place where they’re made.

Gear

The last 10 Apple products that still need the USB-C upgrade

Apple has converted most of its devices to USB-C, but there are still some stuck with Lightning. It’s time to move on.

Gear

Why it feels like your AirPods Max have worse ANC lately

New testing proves you’re not imagining things.

Gear

You can now watch Netflix with ads, but not on the Apple TV

Watching 720p Netflix with ads on one of the best streaming boxes would suck, anyway.

The more you know...

Why the 10th-gen iPad doesn't have a laminated display

It has nothing to do with Apple being "cheap".

Gear

New Gmail feature makes it way easier to track all your packages

The stress of keeping track of all your online orders will soon be a thing of the past.

Electric vehicles
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This electric SUV from Scotland makes Tesla’s Cybertruck look sleek

Scotland’s Munro MK1 may compete against Tesla’s Cybertruck in a battle of boxiness, but the two will occupy different spaces in the EV market.

Gear

How Tesla’s liquid-cooled charging could give the Cybertruck a huge edge

The improved liquid-cooling tech is expected to double the charging capacity of Tesla’s current V3 Supercharger.

Gear

Why Honda thinks hydrogen cars could dethrone battery-powered EVs

There’s still a lot of work to establish hydrogen fuel cell EVs as a real competitor in the growing EV market, but Honda thinks the tech is worth the investment.

Gear

A four-door Corvette EV could shirk every rule in the sports car’s playbook

A new report suggests Corvette could launch as its own sub-brand, introducing a four-door model and an SUV — both of which are expected to be EVs.

Gear

One of this year's hottest EV companies will tackle electric bikes

Polestar has plans to build its own e-bike with the help of Allebike.

Gear

Tesla Semi just hit a huge milestone that proves it's ready to hit the road

According to Tesla, the Semi successfully hauled a full cargo load 500 miles.

Gift Guides 2022

The 11 best electric bike accessories every cyclist needs

These terrific e-bike add-ons will make riding safer and more comfortable.

Gear

Ford’s E-Tourneo EV toes the line between RV and electric van

The E-Tourneo Custom will come in three trims, along with plug-in hybrid and diesel models.

fast cash

Mercedes’ new EV subscription offers faster acceleration at an eye-watering price

Yes, a paywall for top speed. Sheesh!

Gear

This mini EV is a portable party machine you probably can’t afford

The Club Car Cru can seat six passengers and has a built-in table.

Gear

Mazda’s MX-30 hybrid extends its range by reviving the rotary engine

The 2023 MX-30 hybrid will draw on Mazda’s once-novel engine technology.

Gear

Hyundai’s Ioniq 6 is an eye-catching EV with a range that might surprise you

The Ioniq 6 made its first appearance at the Los Angeles Auto Show and will hit the market in spring 2023.

Gear

This convertible EV might be the prettiest car you can’t buy

The Genesis X is a stunning concept with no official release date.

Gear

Toyota's 2023 Prius Prime is its best hybrid — but also potentially its last

The 2023 Prius Prime is a fine vehicle, but in a world where EV charging infrastructure is adequate, hybrid cars could lose their appeal.

Gear

This supercar just shattered an EV speed record

Electric cars aren't just about being eco-friendly anymore.

Gear

Porsche's racing EV balances sustainability with blistering speed

The Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 ePerformance proves EVs can be as high-performance as their petrol counterparts.

The Latest in Gear
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Apple's new karaoke mode is in desperate need of a dedicated mic

Apple Music Sing lets you drop the vocals and sing along to a catalog of songs later this month. Just enough time for Apple to roll out a mic accessory.

Gear

This electric SUV from Scotland makes Tesla’s Cybertruck look sleek

Scotland’s Munro MK1 may compete against Tesla’s Cybertruck in a battle of boxiness, but the two will occupy different spaces in the EV market.

Gear

Google Stadia refunds are finally available. Here's how to get yours.

We’re closing in on the actual end of Google’s cloud gaming service, which barely made it to three years.

Expansive

This tiny Xbox accessory is the biggest upgrade you can give your Series S

Seagate literally changed the game with its lineup of high-speed storage expansion cards.

Gear

Huawei's weird new smartwatch ensures you’ll never lose your earbuds again

The launch of the Huawei Watch Buds has been postponed, but the idea of a smartwatch that holds your wireless earbuds is genius.

Gear

How Tesla’s liquid-cooled charging could give the Cybertruck a huge edge

The improved liquid-cooling tech is expected to double the charging capacity of Tesla’s current V3 Supercharger.

The Future of Sleep

I wore three sleep trackers for two weeks and this is what I learned

The Apple Watch, Pixel Watch, and Oura Ring all promise deep insights into how we sleep, but can they actually help you get more rest?

Gear

How a startup full of ex-iPhone talent is trying to make phones obsolete

Humane, founded by ex-Apple talent, might be working on a laser projection system to that replaces our phones and tablets

Gear

Why Honda thinks hydrogen cars could dethrone battery-powered EVs

There’s still a lot of work to establish hydrogen fuel cell EVs as a real competitor in the growing EV market, but Honda thinks the tech is worth the investment.

Just Drop It

Your next Samsung phone could scoff in the face of concrete drops

Corning's updated Gorilla Glass is specifically designed to handle the ravages of a significant drop on concrete.

Gear

A four-door Corvette EV could shirk every rule in the sports car’s playbook

A new report suggests Corvette could launch as its own sub-brand, introducing a four-door model and an SUV — both of which are expected to be EVs.

Gear

If Elon Musk made a smartphone, it would absolutely sell out

Will the world’s richest man close out the year with a potential smartphone announcement? Probably not, but that hasn’t stopped him from tweeting about it.

Gear

One of this year's hottest EV companies will tackle electric bikes

Polestar has plans to build its own e-bike with the help of Allebike.

Gear

Why Spotify Wrapped should be all year round

Streaming services love to package up the data they collect on us as end-of-year reviews, but why isn't that available all year round?

Gear

Sony’s new wearable makes your metaverse avatar more lifelike

The Mocopi only uses six sensors positioned around your body to capture motion data so you can skip the mocap suit.

Gear

Everything you need to know about Apple’s iPhone 15

The iPhone 14 just came out but the rumors have already started for Apple’s iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro, which will likely get USB-C and even better cameras.