Category: Gear

January 23, 2021

The Best Mouse for Every Kind of Gamer

Whether you’re into esports or casual fragging, these are the greatest gaming mice we’ve tested.

by Jess Grey in Buying Guide
January 23, 2021

The Best Laptop Stands to Save Your Neck

Help your back and posture by raising your computer screen up to eye level.

by Medea Giordano in Buying Guide
January 23, 2021

The 13 Best Weekend Deals on Laptops, Smartwatches, and More

Now is a good time to grab some sweet Switch games, Apple’s Magic Keyboard, or an Apple Watch Series 6 at a discounted price.

by Gear Team in Deals
January 22, 2021

How to Reboot Your Burnt-Out Brain

This week, we round up tips for staying organized, energized, and mostly sane as we all ride out the rest of the pandemic.

by Wired Staff in Gadget Lab Podcast
January 21, 2021

Keep an Eye on Fido From Afar With These Pet Cameras

These cameras let you check up on your dog or cat—and feed them treats—over the internet.

by Kayla Matthews Louryn Strampe Adrienne So in Fur-veillance
January 21, 2021

Cheaper Yet Refined, Samsung’s Latest Galaxy Phones Are Great

The price tag might still make you blink, but Samsung’s new flagship has one of the best cameras in a smartphone.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
January 21, 2021

The Best Phones With an Actual Headphone Jack

3.5-millimeter audio jacks are endangered, but they’re not extinct. Here are some of our favorite smartphones that still let you plug in.

by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
January 20, 2021

How to Get Great Tech Support—From Home

If you’re in your home office for the long haul,  you can still get the TLC you need for your IT. Here are some options.

by Abby Schwartz in call for help
January 19, 2021

18 Great Wireless Chargers to Refuel Your Phone (or Watch)

Stop fumbling for cables in the dark. These WIRED-tested stands and pads will make recharging your iPhone or Android phone hassle-free.

by Julian Chokkattu Simon Hill in Gear
January 18, 2021

How to Bust Your Spotify Feedback Loop and Find New Music

Does the algorithm know you too well? Here’s how to shake up your recommendations for a more varied listening experience.

by Victoria Turk WIRED UK in Gear