Acer Aspire 5 (2019) review: An incredible thin-and-light laptop deal - CNET
by Joshua Goldman on November 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm
But even the best deals have shortcomings.
Echo Flex review: This might be Amazon's smartest device in years - CNET
by David Priest on November 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Amazon still has work to do to protect user privacy, but this new Flex boasts some impressive smarts.
2020 Nissan Titan first drive review: New and improved, but still trailing the pack - Roadshow
by Emme Hall on November 15, 2019 at 12:00 pm
The 2020 Nissan Titan offers more of what matters, with better refinement and safety tech, but it's still a back-of-the-pack pick in the full-size truck class.
MacBook Pro (16-inch, 2019) review: Escaping the butterfly effect - CNET
by Dan Ackerman on November 15, 2019 at 12:00 pm
The 15-inch MacBook Pro is dead. Long live the 16-inch MacBook Pro.
Jabra Elite 75t review: Better sound than the AirPods Pro - CNET
by David Carnoy on November 14, 2019 at 4:30 pm
The Jabra Elite 75t has enough improvements, including a significantly improved design and better battery life, to make it one of the top true wireless models.
Razer releases the Kraken Ultimate with THX Spatial Audio, lightweight Kraken USB headsets - CNET
by Lori Grunin on November 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm
And because Razer's Star Wars mouse and keyboard are lonely, there's now a Kraken Storm Trooper Edition to match.
More layoffs at pivoting London ed tech startup pi-top
by Natasha Lomas on November 15, 2019 at 6:28 pm
London ed tech startup pi-top has gone through another round of layoffs, TechCrunch has learned. Pi-top confirmed that eight jobs have been cut in the London office, saying the job losses resulted […]
The new AirFly Pro is the perfect travel buddy for your AirPods Pro
by Darrell Etherington on November 14, 2019 at 7:02 pm
Accessory maker TwelveSouth has a solid lineup of gadgets, many of which fill a niche that their products uniquely address — and address remarkably well. The AirFly Pro ($54.99) is a new […]
Motorola throws back to the future with a foldable Razr reboot
by Brian Heater on November 14, 2019 at 6:07 am
The rebirth of the Razr has been rumored for several months now. And honestly, such a product is a bit of a no-brainer. The Lenovo-owned company is embracing the burgeoning (if sputtering) world of […]
Apple’s Mac Pro ships in December with maximum 8TB of storage
by Matthew Panzarino on November 13, 2019 at 1:30 pm
Apple is making its Mac Pro and Apple Pro Display available in December, it announced today. The machine was announced earlier this year, but no availability window had been set. In addition to the […]
MacBook Pro 16” first impressions: Return of the Mack
by Matthew Panzarino on November 13, 2019 at 1:30 pm
In poker, complacency is a quiet killer. It can steal your forward momentum bit by bit, using the warm glow of a winning hand or two to cover the bets you’re not making until it’s too […]
These sneakers vibrate
by Jordan Crook on November 13, 2019 at 1:02 pm
Sometimes it seems like you can hear a song all the way in your toes. With these new sneakers, you actually can. Meet the new EP 01 sneakers out of DropLabs. Yes, you read that right. We’re […]
6 Best Gaming Laptops for Every Kind of Player (2019)
by Jess Grey on November 16, 2019 at 3:00 pm
We tested the latest and greatest gaming laptops to sort the god-rolls from the vendor fodder.
Drawing With Drones Over the Salt Flats of Bolivia
by Michael Hardy on November 16, 2019 at 3:00 pm
Reuben Wu uses LED-equipped drones to illuminate mysterious shapes in one of the world’s strangest landscapes.
'Buffy' Should Have Been Set in the Virgin Islands
by Geek's Guide to the Galaxy on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Author Cadwell Turnbull, who grew up in Saint Thomas, thinks his home territories would have been a better locale for the show.
Uber’s Mistakes, 'Ford v Ferrari,' and More Car News
by Aarian Marshall on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Plus: The deadly design flaws of the B-17 Flying Fortress and a sneaky cat swap.
Hackers Discovered Only After Maxing Out Victim's Cloud Storage
by Lily Hay Newman on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm
A border privacy win, a suspect Army app, and more of the week's top security news.
16 Best Gifts for Travelers and Frequent Flyers
by Louryn Strampe on November 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm
These gifts will help jet-setters stay their wanderlust woes.
The Work Diary of an Audio Erotica C.E.O.
by Erin Griffith on November 16, 2019 at 2:57 am
Dipsea’s Gina Gutierrez spends her days setting investors straight and moderating “Hunks Brainstorm” sessions.
What Ads Are Political? Twitter Struggles With a Definition
by Kate Conger on November 16, 2019 at 2:07 am
Twitter has said it will ban all political ads. But what is or isn’t a political message is often in the eye of the beholder.
Supreme Court to Hear Google and Oracle Copyright Case
by Adam Liptak on November 15, 2019 at 8:11 pm
The justices agreed to decide whether the search giant was liable for billions in a dispute over its Android operating system.
Apple to Ban Vaping Apps From Its Store
by Amie Tsang on November 15, 2019 at 8:01 pm
A respiratory condition linked to vaping has caused more than 40 deaths and over 2,000 illnesses, according to United States health authorities.
Can FaZe Clan Build a Billion-Dollar Business?
by Taylor Lorenz on November 15, 2019 at 3:38 pm
They already make every moment into consumable content. What can it become?
The Week in Tech: Algorithmic Bias Is Bad. Uncovering It Is Good.
by Jamie Condliffe on November 15, 2019 at 2:00 pm
We keep stumbling across examples of discrimination in algorithms, but that’s far better than their remaining hidden.