Category: Gadget Lab Podcast

January 15, 2021

Robot Toilets, Vibrating Headbands, and Other Oddities at CES

This week, we recap the news, trends, and stand-out gadgets from the first-ever virtual CES.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
January 8, 2021

Trump Gets Suspended, but CES Does Not

This week, we analyze how the social media platforms reacted to the events of January 6. We also offer our preview of what to expect next week at CES.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
December 18, 2020

Our Tech Predictions for 2021

This week, we try to guess what the year ahead has in store. We also look back in shock at how wrong we were about 2020. Can’t win em all.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
December 11, 2020

This Season’s Most In-Demand Gifts

This week, we discuss how holiday gift-giving has been influenced by the pandemic. Also, we list the things we’ll be giving, and offer some gift suggestions.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
December 4, 2020

How The Tumult of 2020 Will Shape the Future of Ride Sharing

This week, we talk about the new legal and social realities that Lyft, Uber, the scooter companies, and bike-share companies will face once the pandemic ends.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
November 20, 2020

All Hail the Electric Bicycle

This week, we talk about ebikes’ recent upgrades, and we offer tips for those curious about riding one.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
November 13, 2020

Apple’s New M1 Chip Could Reshape the Company’s Future

This week, we discuss the implications of Apple’s switch to using custom silicon in its Mac laptops and desktops.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
November 6, 2020

What You Need to Know About the Newest Game Consoles

This week, we discuss the impending arrival of the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5, and how they’ll change the video game landscape.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
October 30, 2020

The Right to Repair Is Back on the Ballot

This week, we discuss the proposed law in Massachusetts that would open up access to the data stored on a car’s internal computer.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
October 23, 2020

How the Google Antitrust Case Trickles Down Onto Your Phone

This week, we examine the possible implications of the US government’s complaint against Google, and how it could impact consumer technology.


by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast