Category: Gear

September 30, 2020

Best Apple Watch (2020): Which Models to Buy, or Avoid

There are now three versions of Apple’s popular fitness smartwatch. Here’s our guide to them all.


by Adrienne So in Buying Guide
September 30, 2020

Facebook Merges DMs for Instagram and Messenger

A new update allows for cross-platform messaging for the first time within the Facebook family of apps.


by Arielle Pardes in Gear
September 30, 2020

How to Watch Google’s Pixel Event Today—and What to Expect

There are two new phones coming, a new Nest smart speaker, and a Chromecast with a TV remote.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
September 29, 2020

How to Win Any Debate

Arguing, especially with strangers on the internet, is generally a bad idea—but if you have to, here’s how to win.


by Eric Ravenscraft in fight me
September 29, 2020

Your Photos Are Irreplaceable. Get Them Off Your Phone

When’s the last time you backed up your photos? Would you be upset if you lost them? You see where we’re going here, right?


by Whitson Gordon in Gear
September 28, 2020

How to Watch the First 2020 Presidential Debate

Donald Trump and Joe Biden meet for the first time on a debate stage tonight in Cleveland.


by Caitlin Kelly in Election 2020
September 28, 2020

Audeze LCD-1 Review: The Best Headphones Under $500

Missing live music? These corded, lightweight planar magnetic cans give you the next best thing.


by Parker Hall in Gear
September 27, 2020

The Best Smart Light Bulbs (2020): Ambient Lighting, Kits, Color, and More

They’re the easiest way to start building a smarter home. From Ikea and Philips Hue kits to ambient lighting, here are our favorites.


by Medea Giordano in Bright Idea
September 27, 2020

TCL 6-Series TV Review (2020): It’s Our Favorite TV, Again

Mini-LED backlighting, clever cable management, and built-in Roku are just a few of its standout features.


by Parker Hall in Gear
September 26, 2020

The 9 Best Travel Bags: Carry-On Luggage, Duffel, Budget (2020)

A rolling carry-on is perfect for more than just flying. Whether going by air, road, or rail, here is our favorite luggage.


by Matt Jancer in Buying Guide