Category: Gear / Reviews

May 4, 2021

The Windmill AC Is Gorgeous and Can Stay Up All Year Long

Finally! An air conditioner I don’t want to bash out of my window with a hammer.


by Adrienne So in Gear
May 1, 2021

Seth Rogen’s Record Player Is a Visual (and Aural) Treat

Looks are important when shopping for a record player, and this fresh design from the cannabis company Houseplant delivers.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
April 30, 2021

New Pokémon Snap Doesn't Want Your Avant-Garde Photography

The successor to the 1999 classic is a fun romp through a new Pokémon landscape, but don’t expect a revolutionary approach to photography.


by Gabriel Solis in Culture
April 30, 2021

Adam Savage's Apron Is Tailor-Made for Your Toughest Projects

Whether you paint nails or houses, the Savage Industries Apron can stylishly and comfortably hold all your tools.


by Jess Grey in Gear
April 29, 2021

Hitman 3 Is a Beautifully Executed Finale

The final chapter of the trilogy is a master class in level design for Agent 47’s murderous escapades.


by Simon Hill in Culture / Video Games
April 28, 2021

Want to Build a Home Theater? Start With This Soundbar

Polk’s expandable soundbar system is a good starting point for slowly building a true surround sound experience.


by Parker Hall in Gear
April 25, 2021

This Big-Wheeled Foldable EBike Doesn't Look Clownish

The M-E1 from Montague is a polished electric bike that packs down to a very compact size.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
April 20, 2021

After a Year Vaping With the Pax Era Pro, It’s All I Want

Pax’s portable weed pen is the perfect accessory for the BYO world.


by Parker Hall in Gear
April 18, 2021

Ecobee’s Ecosystem Is an Easy Way to Embrace the Smart Home

For the past six months, this Alexa-integrated security and thermostat platform made my house feel safer and more comfortable.


by Parker Hall in Gear
April 15, 2021

DJI's New Drone Makes Aerial Cinematography a Breeze

A better image sensor and more AI-powered video smarts make the Air 2S one of the best drones you can buy.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear