Topic: Gadgets

New Video Shows Working Project Ara Prototype

New Video Shows Working Project Ara Prototype

Every few weeks, we catch another glimpse at the evolution of Project Ara, an initiative out of Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects division to build a modular smartphone. Today, a new video hit the web that … [Read more...]

Baton May Bring Apple’s “Continuity” Features to Android

Baton May Bring Apple’s “Continuity” Features to Android

Apple unveiled its “Hand-Off” and “Continuity” features at WWDC this past summer, which allows users to pick up tasks on their iPhones or iPads where they left off on their Mac computers, and vice versa. The … [Read more...]

Fitbit Reveals Charge, Charge HR, and Surge

Fitbit Reveals Charge, Charge HR, and Surge

Not long after they were leaked online, three new devices from Fitbit were officially unveiled by the company today. While none of them would necessarily qualify as “smartwatches” in the same ways as the wearables … [Read more...]

Amazon Unveils Fire TV Stick

Amazon Unveils Fire TV Stick

If it weren’t already clear enough that Amazon is trying its hardest to out-Google Google, the company just revealed today the Fire TV Stick, a media streaming HDMI dongle specifically made to beat the Chromecast at … [Read more...]

Mayday: Amazon Fire Phone is Officially a Flop

Mayday: Amazon Fire Phone is Officially a Flop

Yesterday, Amazon revealed its third-quarter financial results, and there was one very specific detail that those who follow the tech industry seemed to latch onto: the company took a $170 million write-down on the … [Read more...]

Barnes & Noble’s 10.1-Inch Galaxy Tab 4 Nook On Sale Today

Barnes & Noble’s 10.1-Inch Galaxy Tab 4 Nook On Sale Today

When I think "Nook," I think "handily whooped." The line of entertainment-focused tablets from Barnes & Noble has never really caught on, facing stiff competition from products like iPads, Android tablets … [Read more...]

FCC Issues Briefly Remove Nexus Player from Google Play Store

FCC Issues Briefly Remove Nexus Player from Google Play Store

Last week, Google unveiled the Nexus Player, a round hunk of plastic that’s powered by its new Android TV media operating system. It was slated to be available for pre-order on Friday, October 17, with a ship date of … [Read more...]

Will the Microsoft Wearable Launch in a Few Weeks?

Will the Microsoft Wearable Launch in a Few Weeks?

Consider the war of the wearables officially underway. As Google’s Android Wear is beginning to heat up with more devices hitting this fall, the Apple Watch set to blow the doors off next year, and a new superwatch … [Read more...]

New $250 Fitbit Surge to be Company’s First “Superwatch”

New $250 Fitbit Surge to be Company’s First “Superwatch”

Yesterday, the Verge reported that Fitbit – the makers of the fitness-focused health trackers of the same name – will soon be releasing a new device that will square off against gadgets from some of the biggest names … [Read more...]

Apple Announces iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3, iMac Retina, New Mac Mini

Apple Announces iPad Air 2, iPad Mini 3, iMac Retina, New Mac Mini

Apple announced all the things today. Which things? All the things – specifically most of the things that we already thought they’d formally announce, including new iterations of the iPad tablet line, and new Mac … [Read more...]