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Why UX Designers Should Consider the Role of Sound Design

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 9:00am
Opinion: Science shows the sound of TV streaming or a chip reader blaring can be as distressing as nails on a chalkboard.

25 Amazing Holiday Gift Ideas Under $25

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 7:00am
Whether you're shopping for travelers, coffee-lovers, or phone addicts, just because you're cheap doesn't mean your holiday gifts can't be awesome.

11 Best Google Speakers, Ranked by Price (Holiday 2018)

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 8:00am
An Amazon Echo may be tempting, but these Google Home speakers may be a better buy.

How the 'Betrayal Legacy' Board Game Tells a Story Over Time

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 7:00am
Game designer Rob Daviau turned a popular horror-themed board game into a spine-chilling saga.

18 Best Deals on Snow Gear This Week: REI, Backcountry, and More

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 8:00am
Planning your winter ski vacations? Now is a great time to pick up all the snow gear you need.

How Foldable Phones Like Samsung's Work—and How You'll Use Them

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 7:00am
Flexible displays aren't just gimmicks. They’re glimpses of the next great mobile frontier.

Gadget Lab Podcast: Darren Aronofsky on Spheres and VR

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 2:49pm
The director of Mother! and Black Swan talks about the new VR series, Spheres, which he produced.

JLab Audio Flex Sport Review: Over-Ear Workout Headphones You'll Love

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 9:00am
Most over-ear workout headphones are preposterous. But not these.

7 Best Streaming Devices for 2018 (4K or HD): Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Fire TV

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 8:00am
We compare the best media streaming devices for 4K HDR or HD TVs from Roku, Google, Apple, and Amazon.

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 (2018) Review: Impressive Features, Design

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 9:00am
Microsoft’s ultralight PC is back with faster processing and longer, 10-hour battery life.

Thanksgiving Tip: Butterball's Turkey Talk-Line Adds Alexa

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 8:05am
This Thanksgiving season, the Butterball hotline adds Amazon Alexa to its turkey toolkit, among other new features.

Best Wireless Earbuds for Working Out (2018): Bose, Sennheiser, Beats, and More

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 7:00am
Looking for a pair of sturdy, sweatproof, wireless buds to help you rock your inner jock? We have you covered.

Samsung's Folding Galaxy Smartphone Concept Bends All the Rules

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 3:24pm
At a developer event today, Samsung showed off a smartphone with a folding screen that points to a possible future for mobile computing.

Which Amazon Fire Tablet Is Best for You?

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 9:00am
These are the Best Amazon Fire tablets. Do you use it around the house? Is it for your kids? Should you buy the Fire HD 8, the Fire HD 10, or another model? We've got the answers.

Kindle Paperwhite Review (2018): Our Favorite E-Reader Gets Better

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 9:00am
The new device has a sleeker design, more storage, an updated processor—and now it’s waterproof.

Midterm Elections 2018: How to Find and Watch Results

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:25am
Watch election night coverage live on your desktop, smartphone, or smart TV.

Watch Samsung Unveil Its Folding Galaxy F Smartphone

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 12:01am
We don't know how it works or how much it will cost, but we've heard it bends.

Best iPhone for 2018: Which Model Should You Actually Buy?

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 9:00am
Picking the right iPhone has become an increasingly difficult choice, but this breakdown may help.

Apple MacBook Air 2018: A Worthy Upgrade

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 6:00am
Despite its resemblance to past MacBooks, Apple’s new ultra-thin laptop has enough improved features to warrant replacing your old one.

iPad Pro (2018) Review: Almost a Laptop Killer

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 6:00am
Apple's new tablet gets closer to a PC than ever before.

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