Category: Gear

September 28, 2021

A New Way for Serious Cyclists to Train Indoors This Winter

Wahoo’s long-awaited revamp of The Sufferfest endurance training app makes room for a whole lot more than suffering.

by Stephanie Pearson in Gear
September 28, 2021

How to Use the Focus Feature on iOS 15—and Get More Done

This new feature lets you customize which notifications you get and lets you rearrange your home screen depending on which apps you need and when.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
September 27, 2021

Our Favorite Headphones and Earbuds for $100 or Less

You can probably fill Foxconn City with all the cheap headphones out there. We’re here to help you pick the right pair.

by Parker Hall Michael Calore in Buying Guide
September 27, 2021

This Tablet Makes It Easy to Zoom With Older Loved Ones

It requires an expensive subscription, but this device is specially designed for the elderly.

by Simon Hill in Gear
September 26, 2021

Vizio’s M-Series TV Is Affordable and Mantle-Worthy

This flatscreen delivers reliable picture quality, satisfactory blacks, and a pleasant interface—all at a respectable price.

by Parker Hall in Gear
September 26, 2021

Our Favorite Smart Pens for Writing Digital Notes

These handy tools combine the ease of jotting notes by hand with the power of saving them digitally.

by Medea Giordano in Gear
September 25, 2021

Hiking 101: Everything You Need to Head for the Hills

From backpacks to boxer briefs, we have the complete rundown on everything you need to stay warm, safe and fed on your next hike.

by Matt Jancer in Gear
September 25, 2021

10 Awesome Management Games for Armchair Tycoons

These building- and resource-based simulations are perfect for single-player fun and relaxation.

by Simon Hill in Business Time
September 25, 2021

The 17 Best Weekend Deals on Phones, Face Masks, and Keyboards

A new season is a perfect excuse to upgrade old MacBooks, earbuds, and streaming sticks.

by Gear Team in Deals
September 24, 2021

Twisty Laptops, Bendy Phones: Microsoft Bets Big on Design

This week, we look at the new Surface hardware and try to determine how much experimentation your workflow can withstand.

by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast