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.
Apple’s Sports App Is a Decent Start, but It Could Be So Much More
Apple is building its sports ambitions into something, but the pieces don’t add up yet.
Bose’s New Clip-On Ultra Open Earbuds Are Way More Comfortable Than AirPods
What’s an earclip, you ask?
The 7 Best Apple Vision Pro Apps and Demos We’ve Seen So Far
Spatial vacuuming, 3D modeling, and even some AR skateboarding are making the case for Apple’s $3,500 spatial computer, the Vision Pro.
I Can’t Stop Myself From Wanting Microsoft’s New Swirly Xbox Controller
Once again Xbox introduces a new official controller that I do not need but desperately want.
Segway's New Self-Balancing Scooter Has RGB Lighting and a Bluetooth Speaker
If you’re looking to get noticed, this is the scooter for you.
Apple's 3D Spatial Video Might Be Coming to the Quest 3
Spatial video taken on an iPhone 15 Pro might not be as exclusive to the Apple Vision Pro as we thought.
This Mixed Reality F1 Concept Shows What the Apple Vision Pro Could Do For Sports
A more immersive sports viewing experience might be just around the corner.
Bose’s Weird-Looking Wireless Earbuds Are Going Full Streetwear
The audio giant is partnering with fashion brand, Kith, to make a pair of premium earbuds.
Samsung’s Mysterious Galaxy Ring Is Ready To Take On Oura
Samsung is getting into the health tracking ring game with its own Oura competitor.
Tesla's Optimus Robot Can Kind Of Fold Clothes Now
It's not glamorous, but it's a start.
These Earbuds Borrow Crucial Health Features From Your Favorite Smartwatch
Sennheiser's Momentum Sport earbuds come with a heart rate and body temperature sensor.
Segway’s New E-Bikes Are Basically High-Tech Motorcycles
The Xyber and Xafari blur the line between e-moto and e-bike.
Honda’s New Zero EV Concepts Are Trying To Be the Anti-Cybertruck
The Zero line of Honda EVs is something to behold.
Samsung's Ballie Robot is More Like R2-D2 Than Ever Thanks to a Built-In Projector
What's a cute robot companion without some AI and a projector?
LG and Samsung Are Making Transparent TVs — But Why Should We Care?
New see-through screens are apparently on the way.
Why Personal Robots Are the Sci-Fi Pipe Dream We Just Can’t Quit
From Astro to Asimo, the dream of personal robots is still just as sci-fi as ever.
The Quest 3 Is the Most Immersive Xbox Experience I've Ever Had
What if VR headsets are actually just one big, loud, in-your-eyeballs screen for gaming?
Microsoft’s Copilot AI Button Is the Biggest Change to PC Keyboards in 30 Years
If you were at all questioning Microsoft's commitment to its AI assistant, this should seal the deal.
This Quest 3 App Turns Your Local Tennis Court Into a Mixed Reality Arcade
Non-XR tennis is just so passé.
Atari’s Resurrected 2600+ Console Showed My Dad the Magic of Video Games
I had an 8-year-old and an 80-year-old try out Atari’s reissued 2600+ console. Guess which one had the most fun?