Category: Gear / Products

November 12, 2019

10 Best Wireless Earbuds WIRED Has Tried (True Wireless)

The best true wireless earbuds, fully wireless earbuds, completely wireless earbuds. No matter what you call them, if you’re ready to cut the cord between your ears, these are the best buds WIRED has tested.

by Jeffrey Van Camp Parker Hall in Gear
November 6, 2019

The 8 Best Robot Vacuums for Every Home and Budget (2019)

We’ve tested dozens of robot vacuums. Whether you’re up against pet hair, carpet, or hardwood floors, we have a pick for you.

by Adrienne So in Gear
October 22, 2019

Take Control of Your Data With Helm’s Personal Server

Don’t trust the tech giants to safeguard all your information? We don’t blame you. Here’s a solid option for doing it yourself.

by Lily Hay Newman in Gear
October 19, 2019

14 Great Weekend Deals: Sony, LG, Razer, and More

It’s time to stock up on scary games, big TVs, and a gaming mouse deal so good you’ll scream.

by Wired Staff in Gear
October 18, 2019

4 College Admissions Essay Editing Services Reviewed: Scribendi, Wordvice, Elite Editing, Scribbr

College applicants seeking an edge can turn to online services which, for as little as $14, will spruce up their admissions essays.

by Christopher Null in Gear / Products
October 16, 2019

Facebook Portal (2019) Review: Mixed Feelings

In many ways, I like the Portal. But it’s difficult to separate this family of devices from the social network that makes them.

by Adrienne So in Gear
September 30, 2019

4 Best Live TV Streaming Apps and Services for 2019

You don’t have to give up live TV when you cut the cord. There are apps for that, and these are our favorites.

by Jess Grey in Gear
September 29, 2019

The Best Emergency Gear Is Other People

When the Big One hits, you’re going to need friends (and their skills) just as much as you’ll need the right supplies.

by Adrienne So in Gear
September 15, 2019

Fitbit Versa 2 Review: Still Not An Apple Watch

The latest iteration of Fitbit’s popular smartwatch is still useful, if flawed.

by Adrienne So in Gear
August 28, 2019

Fitbit Premium, Versa 2, Aria Air: Pricing, Specs, Details

The company’s new offerings include two fitness-tracking products, a subscription service for personalized health advice, and lots and lots of partnerships.

by Adrienne So in Gear