Category: Gear

July 22, 2018

The Best Trail Running Shoes (2018): Salewa, Vasque, Hoka One One, and More

These light, nimble, and rugged trail runners will become your favorite all-purpose outdoor shoes.


by Adrienne So in Gear
July 20, 2018

Charting Juul’s Face-Off With Legislators and Watchdogs

This week, special guest Nitasha Tiku charts Juul’s ever-changing relationship with its consumers, its investors, and those who oppose its product.


by Wired Staff in Gear
July 20, 2018

The Best Backpacks for Work (2018): GoRuck, Peak Design, Chrome, Tom Bihn

These are the work bags that we absolutely adore.


by Adrienne So in Gear
July 20, 2018

Post-Prime Day Deals: Dell, Bose, Urbanears

Did you miss the excellent deals this week? Don’t worry. We got you.


by Wired Staff in Gear
July 19, 2018

What’s Really Behind Apple’s New MacBook Pro Keyboard

iFixit performs surgery on Apple’s new silicone-padded keyboard.


by Brian Barrett in Gear
July 19, 2018

Gorilla Glass 6 Is More Durable and Built For the Future

The next generation of Corning’s Gorilla Glass can withstand repeated drops—and is built for the future of smartphones.


by Brian Barrett in Gear
July 19, 2018

Watch This Man Try to Break the Record for Paper Airplane Flight

On Friday, John Collins—aka The Paper Airplane Guy—will attempt to break his own world record for paper airplane flight distance.


by Alex Baker-Whitcomb in Gear
July 18, 2018

Reddit Reinvents the Chat Room With Subreddit Chat

Reddit wants to bring its communities closer together. Its solution: throwing it back to real-time chatrooms.


by Arielle Pardes in Gear
July 17, 2018

6 Weird and Awesome Amazon Prime Day Deals

Already own an Echo Dot and an Instant Pot? We have a few fascinatingly strange Amazon Prime Deals for you.


by Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear
July 17, 2018

Best Prime Day Gaming Deals (2018): Xbox, Nintendo, PC, Headset Deals

Some fantastic gear for gamers is on sale for Amazon Prime Day, including consoles, headsets, PCs, accessories, and games.


by Wired Staff in Gear