Category: Gear / Gear News and Events

January 14, 2020

Browsers Are Fixing the Internet’s Most Annoying Problem 

After years of invasive pop-ups asking for notification permission, Chrome and Firefox have finally taken action. 


by Matt Burgess WIRED UK in Gear
January 11, 2020

CES 2020 in Photos: Living in a Material World

WIRED photographer Amy Lombard captures the glory, chaos, and optimism of the consumer tech extravaganza.


by Wired Staff in Gear
January 11, 2020

10 Best CES 2020 Devices You Can Buy Right Now: Earbuds, E-Bikes, Toys, and More

Most of CES’s flashy tech is months, maybe years, from hitting store shelves. Here are a few devices you can order now—and some extra deals we like.


by Adrienne So Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear
January 10, 2020

CES 2020 in 10 GIFS

Yes, CES is over. But these looping GIFs will help you stay there forever.


by Wired Staff in Gear
January 10, 2020

The 6 Best Toys at CES 2020: STEM, Robots, AR Board Games

At CES 2020, toy makers returned to the real world with games, bots, and AR board games. We played them all.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
January 9, 2020

The Best of CES 2020

WIRED reporters saw (and touched) hundreds of gadgets at this year’s consumer electronics expo. These are the biggest standouts.


by Wired Staff in Gear
January 8, 2020

CES 2020 WIRED Liveblog: Smart Vibrator, Exoskeleton, and More from CES

The WIRED crew is roaming the CES 2020 show floor to find the coolest and strangest gadgets this year.


by Wired Staff in Gear
January 8, 2020

8 More of the Smartest Things We’ve Seen This Week at CES 2020

Today we saw fitness wearables, a compact gaming PC, and an exo-suit that helps workers fight fatigue.


by Wired Staff in Gear
January 8, 2020

Amazon Doubles Down on Ring Partnerships With Law EnforcementĀ 

The company’s top hardware executive told WIRED he’s “proud” of the controversial program and hinted at a future with more facial recognition.


by Lauren Goode Louise Matsakis in Gear
January 7, 2020

The Inventors Hall of Fame Honors Pioneering Brainiacs

This year’s class of inductees includes the minds behind the sports bra, the automatic surgical tourniquet, and Amazon’s warehouse robots.


by Michael Calore in Gear