Category: Gear / Products

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 27, 2020

The Chromecast With Google TV Is a Welcome Streaming Upgrade

The newest Chromecast comes with a remote and has Google TV built in—which makes it way easier to navigate a sea of streaming apps.

by Medea Giordano in Gear
October 24, 2020

The 14 Best Weekend Deals on Cold Weather Gear, TVs, and More

Cozy up with our favorite discounts from Patagonia, Sony, Nintendo, and others.

by Wired Staff in Deals
October 16, 2020

Google Pixel 5 Review: The Best Pixel Yet

By skipping all the quirky, Google-ly features of previous Pixels, the company’s latest phone is its most boring—and its best.

by Julian Chokkattu 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 3, 2020

The Best Roller Skates (2020): Helmets, Protection, and More

Recently jumped on the skating craze? If you’re confused about what gear to get, our recommendations on skaters, helmets, and more can help.

by Louryn Strampe Lydia Horne in Gear
September 20, 2020

The Best Creams and Tools for Removing Hair: Creams, Wax, and More

Shaving can cause razor burn and ingrown hairs. These alternative options might be better for your skin—and sanity.

by Medea Giordano in Gear
September 19, 2020

The 6 Best Laptop Stands (2020): Adjustable, Portable, and More

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

by Medea Giordano in Buying Guide
September 17, 2020

The Nintendo 3DS’ Surprisingly Social Legacy

Nintendo just discontinued the iconic portable game console, but the real 3DS was the friends we made along the way.

by Cecilia DAnastasio in Culture
September 14, 2020

Yamaha THR30 II Review: A Guitar Amp of the Future

This second-generation desktop amp is a wireless wunderkind that acts as a Bluetooth speaker and audio interface.

by Parker Hall in Gear