Category: Gear / Reviews

April 6, 2020

Samsung Galaxy Chromebook Review: Flying High

The Galaxy Chromebook has everything you could ever want in a laptop based on the Chrome browser.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
April 2, 2020

HTC Vive Cosmos Elite Review: One Step Forward, Several Steps Back

I had hoped the high-end headset would provide an escape from the real world. It didn’t.


by Jess Grey in Gear
March 30, 2020

Best Kids Tablets (2020): iPad Mini, Fire Tablets, and More

In this moment of need, let there be no judgments passed about screen time. Here are the tablets you should get your kids, and why.


by Adrienne So in Gear
March 28, 2020

Upright Go 2 Review: A Posture Trainer That Works

Maybe a tiny vibrating device can remind you to sit up straight once and for all.


by Medea Giordano in Gear
March 27, 2020

Polaroid Now Review: Good, Old-School Fun

This instant camera offers modern features like autofocus and a better flash in a classic, colorful package.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
March 27, 2020

Apple MacBook Air (2020) Review: The Upgrade You’ve Been Waiting For

The new 13-inch Apple laptop doesn’t reinvent the form, but at least you can type on it properly.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
March 26, 2020

Google Nest Hub Max Review: A Good Companion

I lived for four months with this snappy Google Assistant-powered smart display and found it useful for everything from cooking instructions to home security.


by Matt Jancer in Gear
March 24, 2020

Apple iPad Pro (2020) Review: The Best iPad Yet—Does It Matter?

Now with lidar, Apple’s newest tablet is the most powerful and feature-rich iPad yet. It’s also great for watching Netflix while stuck in self isolation.


by Lauren Goode in Gear
March 22, 2020

Montblanc MB 01 Review: Premier Noise-Canceling Headphones

The pen company’s first headphones silence the world as if they’re submerging you in jet black ink.


by Parker Hall in Gear
March 20, 2020

Samsung Galaxy S20 Review: Effortless Perfection

Samsung’s latest Galaxy S20 and S20 Plus smartphones are so good, you’ll hardly ever stop to think about them.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear