James is Inverse’s Senior Gear Editor and spends his time crafting stories with words and lots of pretty pictures. Sometimes, he also reviews viral internet things you probably shouldn’t buy — and some that you should! When he’s not at work, staring intensely into a glowing rectangle (computer monitor), he can be found at home, staring into a separate, more enjoyable, glowing rectangle (the TV). Send him a line if you want to argue intensely about chicken wings.
Samsung's Galaxy S23 Ultra is Gunning for the Smartphone Camera Crown
After all these years and smartphone generations, cameras are still the battleground for smartphone supremacy.
Samsung Can’t Resist the Call of the Metaverse
In its annual Unpacked event, Samsung teased an upcoming XR partnership with Google that will yield new mixed-reality hardware.
Why Apple's rumored smart display could be doomed from the start
While Apple has dragged its feet on entering the smart home space, Google and Amazon have tightened their vice grip.
Apple somehow made its new Mac mini faster and cheaper
If you're thinking about snagging a Mac mini, now is the time to strike.
Wireless TVs won CES 2023
LG's new Signature OLED TV, which receives signals wirelessly, is the perfect mix of futuristic and practical.
Dolby's spatial audio makes Mercedes' Maybach sound as luxurious as it looks
If you're driving a car that costs as much as a house, stereo sound just won't do.
Sony and Honda’s upcoming EV is called “Afeela” and could arrive in 2026
Sony is continuing its trend of EV hype at CES 2023 by announcing the name of its upcoming auto brand with Sony Honda Mobility.
Samsung's new TV could be one of the brightest OLEDs yet
The S95C is bigger, brighter, and... did we mention that it's really big?
This transforming moped is CES vaporware at its best
Do we need this foldable moped? Not really. But that doesn't make it any less fun.
GE's new neon-esque smart lights can bend into different shapes
GE is expanding its smart light offerings with Cync Dynamic Effects — app-enabled bulbs with a focus on entertainment.
Sorry, metaverse is the word of the year whether you like it or not
Inverse editor James Pero's 11 favorite tech products of 2022
These are the devices and software that James could not live without this year.
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.
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.
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.
Mercedes’ new EV subscription offers faster acceleration at an eye-watering price
Yes, a paywall for top speed. Sheesh!
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.
36 must-have tech gifts that are actually worth the money
No poring over spec sheets; no additional Googling; no wrong choices.
This convertible EV might be the prettiest car you can’t buy
The Genesis X is a stunning concept with no official release date.
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.