Jackson Chen

Jackson Chen is a part-time News Writer for Input covering consumer tech. Prior to joining Input, he covered digital privacy, real estate, and local news as a freelancer. When’s he not working, he’s usually at the skatepark, climbing gym or playing board games.

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Razer’s Lightest Gaming Mouse Takes a Heavy Toll on Your Wallet

Is Razer's ultra lightweight Viper Mini Signature mouse worth $280?

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Garmin’s new Vivomove Trend is a smartwatch that’s designed to look dumb

The Vivomove Trend’s watch hands will move out of the way when you start using the smarwatch’s touchscreen.

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Samsung’s High-End Galaxy Book 3 Ultra Laptop Is a Gaming Powerhouse

The Galaxy Book 3 Ultra is Samsung’s most powerful laptop yet, but there’s also a 2-in-1 and a more traditional laptop.

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Why Mercedes-Benz’s Self-Driving Milestone is a Big Deal for Autonomous Cars

The German automaker is the first to receive level 3 driving certification in the U.S.

Gear

Audi’s EV concept uses mixed reality to make your adventures easier

The Activesphere concept includes four AR headsets that show you and your passengers 3D and interactive elements.

Gear

How VinFast is gearing up to become America’s next big EV brand

The Vietnamese automaker has ambitious plans with its four EV models coming to North America.

Gear

This ultra-lightweight e-bike looks like an urban commuter's dream

Thömus’ Swissrider e-bike weighs in at just over 25 pounds, making it one of the lightest e-bikes out there.

Gear

Lightyear is going all or nothing on making an affordable solar EV

That means abandoning production on its flagship Lightyear 0.

Gear

The 2024 Polestar 2 is a serious challenge to Tesla’s Model 3

The 2024 model of the Polestar 2 is now rear-wheel drive and upgraded charging and range.

Gear

This DIY joystick makes your Nintendo Switch impervious to Joy-Con drift

You’ll probably have to forgo your Nintendo Switch’s warranty too, though.

Gear

This limited-edition e-bike from Juiced Bikes is its most powerful yet

The HyperScrambler 2 gets more than 100 miles on a single charge and tops out at more than 30 mph.

Gear

Volvo is making minivans a bigger part of the EV equation

The Volvo minivan may only be coming to China for the time being, but it would likely do very well in the U.S.

Gear

This sleek e-bike may be more than just a Super73 knockoff

Ride1Up nailed the design of its first moped-style e-bike, the Revv 1.

Gear

Google could make the AirTag alternative we really want

With the Apple AirTag stalking issues, Google has a real chance at taking over the tracking device market.

Gear

Sony’s nostalgic Walkmans offer premium audio at a palatable price

Walkmans may have fallen out of favor with the general public, but Sony is still working on updated versions of its iconic portable music players.

Gear

Toyota’s hydrogen car conversion breathes new life into a cult classic

These electric conversions are only concepts right now, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that Toyota won’t ever bring these to market.

Gear

Mercedes’ limited-edition SL 63 has an F1-inspired gradient paint job

There will only be 100 units made of this collector edition SL 63 4MATIC+.

CES 2023

Hyundai’s crab walking tech will make parallel parking a thing of the past

It may be a couple of years still before we see this on production model Hyundais, though.

CES 2023

Once iconic radio maker RCA is now making e-bikes and e-scooters

Going from appliances and TVs to e-bikes was a brand arc we were not expecting.