Category: Gear / Reviews

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
October 14, 2019

MacOS 10.15 Catalina Review: More Mobile, More Security, no More iTunes

Apple’s new desktop operating system makes your iPad into a second monitor, puts mobile apps on your Mac, and kills iTunes.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
October 11, 2019

Tern HSD S8i and P9 Review: Our Fave New Cargo E-Bike

Tern’s folding, electric commuter bikes have gotten even better.


by Adrienne So in Gear
October 10, 2019

Parrot Anafi FPV Review: A More Affordable VR-Ready Drone

Parrot’s latest drone now offers first-person POV flying, but still lacks collision detection.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
October 7, 2019

Tespo Connect Review: A Noisy, Messy Failure

Tespo’s machine dispenses personalized vitamins, but it’s not worth the counter space.


by Christopher Null in Gear
October 6, 2019

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 Review: Is It Worth It?

Samsung’s latest Galaxy sports watch is a little bigger and a little more expensive than the last one.


by Adrienne So in Gear
October 5, 2019

Wolf Gourmet Precision Griddle Review: Not That Precise

You can choose a specific temperature for your pancakes, but in a serious design flaw, the cooking surface heats unevenly.


by Joe Ray in Gear
October 4, 2019

HP Omen X 2S Review: A Secondary Screen Doubles Your Gaming Pleasure

This brawny gaming laptop has a secondary display embedded above the keyboard.


by Christopher Null in Gear
October 3, 2019

GoPro Hero 8 Black Review: A Better GoPro

The Hero 8 Black’s new body design and attachable accessories may attract a whole new crowd to GoPro. WIRED’s full review.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear