Category: Gear / Buying Guides

October 28, 2020

The Best Pizza Ovens to Make the Perfect Slice

In times of trouble, our nation turns to carbs. We picked our favorite portable ovens for backyards, countertops, or camping.


by Adrienne So in Chef's Kiss
October 28, 2020

22 Face Masks We Actually Like to Wear

Here are the WIRED staff’s favorite face coverings for running, walking the dog, going to work, or looking stylish.


by Adrienne So in Cover Up
October 25, 2020

4 Ways to Sell or Trade In Your Old iPhone

If you plan to upgrade to Apple’s new models, don’t forget to cash in on your old one.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
October 24, 2020

The Best Locks for Protecting Your Bike—or Ebike

The only thing better than buying a new bicycle is keeping it. We tested a bunch of bike locks and these are our picks—and some advice for using them.


by Matt Jancer in Gear
October 19, 2020

The 5 Best Photo Printing Services (2020): Tips, Recommendations, and More

Print memories you can hang on the wall, stash in your wallet, or just hold in your hand with our favorite online picks.


by Scott Gilbertson in Buying Guide
October 16, 2020

Best Dog Tech & Accessories: 14 Essentials for Your Pup

WIRED’s favorite dog gear, including a pet camera, fitness tracker, geofencing collar, camping bed, and leash.


by Adrienne So Gear Team in Gear
October 15, 2020

How to Build a Vintage Audio System That Will Last Forever

Want stellar sound that will last a lifetime? Here’s what to consider when building a “new-to-me” system.


by Parker Hall in Gear
October 15, 2020

Ring Ring! Our Favorite Landline Phones Are Calling

Smartphones have made our lives easier, but let’s face it: telephones used to be so much cooler.


by Medea Giordano in Gear
October 11, 2020

The 7 Best Turntables for Your Vinyl Collection (2020)

Looking for fresh indoor hobbies? Why not start a record collection? Here are our favorite entry-level turntables to help you enjoy analog audio at home.


by Parker Hall in Gear
October 10, 2020

The Best Weighted Blankets (2020): Different Sizes, Weights, and More

These accessories might not cure your anxiety or insomnia, but they can feel like a hug when you really need one.


by Medea Giordano Jess Grey in Buying Guide