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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Amazon Echo Frames review: Better than headphones?

There are no built-in cameras in Amazon’s Echo Frames, but the ambient audio and Alexa experience hit on something legitimate.

Guides
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

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

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.

The more you know...

This one setting makes Stage Manager in macOS Ventura less terrible

Why is this Stage Manager setting buried within the new operating system's System Settings app?

Gear

3 burning questions we have about Apple's USB-C iPhone 'confirmation'

iPhones with USB-C would make everyone happy. But there’s also enough wiggle room for Apple to get out of ditching Lightning.

Gear

Everything you need to know about Nothing’s Ear (stick)

Nothing’s third product is a pair of wireless earbuds with a charging case inspired by lipstick silhouettes.

Electric vehicles
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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.

Wink, Wink

This EV company’s big plan is to make Americans love tiny cars

Wink thinks its cute Neighborhood Electric Vehicles could help reduce the carbon footprint of your daily travel and carve out room for small EVs in the U.S.

Gear

Volvo’s EX90 SUV could be the perfect EV for drivers focused on family safety

If you’re looking for a family-friendly SUV that also reduces your commute’s carbon footprint, the EX90 may be the solution.

Gear

Audi’s flagship electric SUV has the range to back up its premium price

There will be several models and trims for the Q8 e-tron, which starts at around $74,500.

Gear

Mercedes-Benz’s modular mini camper looks perfect for part-time van life

Mercedes-Benz teased its Concept EQT Marco Polo van with a bed and kitchen unit that can be removed quickly.

Gear

This plant-based e-bike takes sustainability to a whole new level

The Ossby Geo e-bike improves on the company’s design with a more sustainably-designed frame that conceals the battery.

Gear

Tesla’s biggest range competitor is about to release two more EVs

Lucid Motors, the company that dethroned Tesla's range superiority, is planning on revealing two more models of its Air Sedan later this month.

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The 9 best universal chargers for your laptop right now

You don’t ever have to feel the dread of losing or forgetting your laptop charger again.

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.

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.

fast cash

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

Yes, a paywall for top speed. Sheesh!

Gear

The Xbox 360 gamepad is back with USB-C for PC and new consoles

Relive the glory days of playing Halo 2 in your parent's basement.

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.

Gift Guides 2022

36 must-have tech gifts that are actually worth the money

No poring over spec sheets; no additional Googling; no wrong choices.

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

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.

Gift Guides 2022

9 ways to make your Quest 2 more "pro" without spending $1,500

From head straps to charging docks, here are the best accessories to buy to make your Quest 2 work more like the Quest Pro.

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

Niantic's new AR demo inches us closer to real-life Pokémon

Niantic and Qualcomm paired a demo of an "outdoor AR headset" with a new custom chip.

Review

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?

Gift Guides 2022

Steam Deck starter kit: The 5 first accessories to buy

From protective cases to cheap microSD card storage, these are the best accessories to upgrade the Steam Deck.