Category: Gear / Buying Guides

January 21, 2021

Keep an Eye on Fido From Afar With These Pet Cameras

These cameras let you check up on your dog or cat—and feed them treats—over the internet.

by Kayla Matthews Louryn Strampe Adrienne So in Fur-veillance
January 21, 2021

The Best Phones With an Actual Headphone Jack

3.5-millimeter audio jacks are endangered, but they’re not extinct. Here are some of our favorite smartphones that still let you plug in.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
January 19, 2021

18 Great Wireless Chargers to Refuel Your Phone (or Watch)

Stop fumbling for cables in the dark. These WIRED-tested stands and pads will make recharging your iPhone or Android phone hassle-free.

by Julian Chokkattu Simon Hill in Gear
January 18, 2021

The 7 Best Drones for Every Budget

Whether you want to battle Star Wars spaceships or shoot a cinematic masterpiece, one of these picks is going to be perfect for you.

by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
January 17, 2021

17 Bags, Backpacks, Cubes, and Straps to Protect Your Camera

There are dozens of ways to tote around your photo and video gear. We’ve reviewed our favorites.

by Julian Chokkattu Gear Team in Buying Guide
January 8, 2021

Get the Most Out of Your iPad With These Accessories

These are some of our favorite stands, cases, keyboards, and Pencils no matter which iPad you have.

by Julian Chokkattu in Buying Guide
January 4, 2021

How to Upgrade Your Home Audio While You’re Quarantined

Stuck home or not, it’s always a good idea to invest in better sound. Our advice and gear recommendations can help.

by Parker Hall in Buying Guide
December 23, 2020

Everything You Need to Work From Home Like a Pro

Gear can make or break your home office setup. Here’s our ultimate list of the best monitors, desks, webcams, headphones, and more.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
December 22, 2020

5 Ways to Monitor Your Blood Pressure Wherever You Are

These portable devices can send results to your phone—and help you keep track of your health.

by Richard Baguley in Gear
December 22, 2020

The Best Kindles to Take Your Library Anywhere

Amazon has four different ebook readers. Here’s how they stack up—and which may be right for you.

by Jeffrey Van Camp Adrienne So in Bookmark It