Some of Tomorrow's Best Gadgets

You know what? There's some pretty sweet gear at this year's CES: tablets galore, smart cameras, cool phones, audiophile pr0n. Woot! This little trade show might have a future! Check out some of our favorites. Updated

The Best New Tablet

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsTablets! Tablets tablets tablets. They're the hot ticket at this year's CES. Just about everyone's got one (not that everyone should). We've parsed, prodded, and played with the main contenders. And this one's best. Well, these ones. [more]

Money Shot: The Lady's Polaroid Glasses Look Gaga


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The Polarez GL20: image capture device, display, loud fashion statement. It's weird. It's wonderful. It may or may not be the camera of the future. One thing is for sure: You want to see it! It's OK to stare. [more]

The Best New HDTV

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsWow. The TV manufacturers of the world just excreted a gajillion alphanumerically named HDTVs at CES. We cruised the booths, parsed the display technologies, connectivity features, claimed performance and specs, and found the one we think is the best. [more]

This Is What Happens When Polaroid Lets Lady Gaga Design Something

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsLady Gaga stood up on stage and proclaimed "This is the camera of the future." This futurecam also happens to be a set of shades with a outward-facing 1.4-inch OLED display under each eye. Funky. [more]

The Polaroid Camera, Rethought and Digitized

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsThis solidly designed Polaroid GL30 beauty is a modern take on the old-school Polaroid camera you may own and love. It's digital, has an adjustable display, and will spit out your photos in seconds. And did I mention it's freakin' gorgeous? [more]

All Power Plugs Should Be Like the Stanley Safety Socket


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For years only deep fryers and Apple laptops have had breakaway cords. Stanley's new Safety Socket adds breakaway protection to anything with a power plug. Expect it within the month for something like twenty bucks. [more]

Nyko's Feeling Trigger Happy With The PS3 Move Accessories

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsIf you're trying to play PS3 Move FPS games with style, Nyko's got you. They just announced two new gun accessories for PS3's new motion control system, which may (or may not) have you reeling off headshots in no time. [more]

Using the Moto Atrix Notebook-Slash-Smartphone

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsThe Atrix is a pretty great phone by itself-two 1GHz cores and 1GB of RAM makes things speedy-but it's even more useful when you dock it into their laptop for heavy duty computering. [more]

Money Shot: The Blackberry Playbook Tablet

Some of Tomorrow's Best Gadgets Say what you want about its beta-fied OS, or the need to tether it to access its more powerful functions, the Playbook is Teh Hotness: beautifully built, quick, and just dead sexy. Check out our killer custom flyby video. [more]

Using Casio's Wireless Watch of the Future

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsWell, it's definitely a prototype. But after a proper groping, we're more excited than ever about Casio's new Bluetooth watch of the future. [more]

Star Wars is Finally on F-ing Blu-ray

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsStar Wars! It's arguably the quintessential geek film series and inarguably deserving of the highest audiovisual quality humanly possible. The complete saga is coming to Blu-ray with over 30 hours of special features, and you can pre-order it right now. [more]

Android Honeycomb, Baby: Google Tablets Evolved Updated

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsWe got a video teaser of Google's tablet-friendly Honeycomb OS yesterday, but at Verizon's CES keynote this morning Google was on hand for a live demo. It looks beeeeautiful. Updated with video. [more]

This Soup Is Cooking...In Its Packaging

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsQuick free association exercise: What do you think of when I say "wireless power?" My answer, as of twenty minutes ago: a cup of soup cooking instantly when set on a wireless charging surface. While still in its packaging.
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What Is Gorilla Glass?

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsThe allure of Gorilla Glass is no mystery to anyone with a Droid, an iPhone 4, a Galaxy tab or a Dell Adamo. But for everyone else wondering about all the new Gorilla Glass gear at CES, here's the rundown.[more]

The Nike+ SportWatch GPS Has TomTom and an Attitude


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It's a new year, which means new resolutions to get in shape. Let technology help you! Don't fight it! The Nike+ SportWatch, powered by TomTOM GPS, will bug you when you forget to run and encourage you when you do. [more]

The 1080p 3D Bloggie Leads Sony's 3D Camera Onslaught

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsBacklash? What backlash!? Sony's going all 3D everything this CES, and that includes all the content you're creating, too. They're pumping out 3D-ready camcorders with glasses-free displays, including a 1080p 3D Bloggie that'll go for about $200. [more]

If I had a TV this beautiful, I might never turn it on

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsSitting nonchalantly in front of Sony's booth at the LVCC-so understated and elegant that you might walk right by it thinking it was just a slab of polished black glass-is the most beautiful television I have ever seen. [more]

Samsung's 9 Series Laptop Takes the MacBook Air Head-On

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsIt looks like the 13-inch MacBook Air finally has some serious competition: the 13-inch Samsung 9 Series is a shade lighter, a touch thinner, and looks like the Air's evil twin. [more]

Motorola's Atrix Android Phone Has Two Cores And Can Dock Into a Laptop

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsIt runs Android 2.2, with HTML5 support, and is AT&T's first dual-core processor in an Android phone. And it docks into a laptop. They're calling it the world's most powerful smartphone. ORLY? [more]

This Is the World's Thinnest All-In-One PC

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsAt 18.5 inches deep, the Lenovo IdeaCentre A320 is the thinnest all-in-one PC in the world. Lenovo's held that distinction three years running-but this year's model packs in performance to match. [more]

Samsung's Infuse 4G: A Spectacular Google Android Phone

Some of Tomorrow's Best Gadgets"Holy shit." It's not what usually comes to mind when I touch a new phone. But Samsung's Infuse 4G is spectacular. Ridiculously good 4.5-inch screen. 1.2GHz processor. 4G on AT&T. Why, exactly, wasn't this the new Nexus phone? [more]

America Will Have a Shot at 21:9 3DTVs This Year, With Vizio's Razor LEDs

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsIt looks like American fans of Philips' 21:9 TVs can stop dreaming of moving to Europe, and actually get their hands on Vizio's Razor LEDs sometime this year, in 3D 50 and 58-inch options.[more]

Every Camera Should Be As Connected as Samsung's SH100 With Android Remote Powers

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsSamsung's SH100 isn't the first point-and-shoot to have Wi-Fi, but it makes better use of it than most: You can use Samsung's Galaxy S Android phones as a wireless remote and geotagger for the camera.[more]

Need Ergonomic Typey-Times? Smartfish's Engage Keyboard Will Do the Trick

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsThere aren't many computer peripherals which cause several Gizmodo editors to gasp "sexy!" within minutes of spotting them, but Smartfish's Engage keyboard has that dubious honor today. It analyzes typing styles, and physically adjusts itself to be even more comfortable. [more]

Onkyo's New Audiophile-Grade Gear Goes Retro

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsPulling design cues from products of old, Onkyo is applying a 1980s aesthetic to their high-end line of home theater gear, which includes a power amp, preamp and CD player. [more]

The Many Faces of Asus's Android Tablets


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Is there a different way to design a tablet? If so, Asus is going to find it! Their new Android slabs are all special snowflakes-including the QWERTY keyboard-hiding, Tegra 2- and Android 3.0-equipped Eee Pad Slider. [more]

Spot Connect Turns Your Smartphone Into a Satellite Communicator

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsSo you're lost in the wilderness. Thoughts of a parched, solitary death are entering your mind. Well, with the Spot Connect, you can share these final thoughts on the Internet! And also save yourself (But mainly: Tweet.) [more]

Mophie Pulse Will Make Your iPhone Buzz Harder and Scream Louder

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsMophie, makers of the iPhone power packs which are keeping us running this week, have another shiny iPhone-enhancing accessory to show off: The Mophie Pulse. It's a slick case that'll boost your device's volume while enhancing every vibration. [more]

Oxygen Audio Turns Your iPhone Into a Car Stereo

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsPlenty of cars come with some middling form of iPhone connectivity. Install Oxygen Audio's O'Car deck and your iPhone essentially becomes your stereo. Pimp. [more]

Canon's Best HD Camcorders Kill Unnecessary Pixels to Shoot More Incredible Video

Some of Tomorrow's Best GadgetsFunny thing about HD camcorders using 10-megapixel (or bigger) sensors. Most of those pixels are wasted when you're shooting 1080p video. So Canon's new HD CMOS Pro sensor is just 2 megapixels. With gianter pixels, more like a studio camera. [more]