Our Favorite Laptops, Cameras, Light Bulbs, and More

T.S. Eliot didn't know what the hell he was talking about—August is unquestionably the cruelest month. With only four more sweet weeks of summer left, every day that passes is just another reminder that we're about to be back in the lifeless dregs of fall. And what do we do when something upsets us? That's right;… » 8/02/13 10:00am 8/02/13 10:00am

Our Favorite HD TVs, Bikes, Cameras, and More

Summer's in full swing, and, if we're being really honest with ourselves, everyone's probably praying to the air conditioning gods more than any other tech deity at this point. But man cannot live on air conditioning alone. Plus, June saw some pretty awesome gadgets come our way. Here are the cream of this very, very… » 7/01/13 5:40pm 7/01/13 5:40pm

Our Favorite Flashlights, Cameras, Shoes, and More

Ah, beautiful summer. A time for barbecues, frolicking, the sun's ceaseless rays, the resulting blistering burns, perpetual sweating, sand in crevices you didn't know you had—er, on second thought, probably safest just to wait it out indoors. Because don't listen to them; the gadgets can love you back. » 6/03/13 10:43am 6/03/13 10:43am

The Best Bag to Carry Your Mirrorless Camera

Finding a comfortable way to carry around your gear is always a challenge for photographers. DSLRs are heavy. Lenses are big. Many enthusiasts—even pros—are turning to mirrorless cameras and their small footprints as a way to lighten the load. But you still need a bag, the perfect bag, to accommodate your shrunken… » 5/09/13 4:05pm 5/09/13 4:05pm

Our Favorite Soundbars, Streaming Boxes, Stoves, and More

Winter's slowly winding down, and no doubt, the warm weather is beginning to beckon, what with the birds and the sunshine and the joyful frolicking and whatnot. And we'd be out there enjoying it, too... if this past month hadn't given us a whole slew of gadgets to stay inside drooling over. Ah well—the sun looks just… » 4/01/13 4:19pm 4/01/13 4:19pm

Our Favorite Tablets, Subwoofers, Backpacks, and More

February is the cruelest month. An unconventional sentiment, maybe, but by now we've lost that New Year's vigor, spring is still just out of arm's reach, and our only escape is the dumping ground of post-awards-season Hollywood. But that's ok! Because February also brought some major upheavals to our Best Gadgets… » 3/01/13 3:20pm 3/01/13 3:20pm

The Best Mini Fridge

If you're in the market for a mini fridge, you've probably already realized that none of them can approach the quality and performance of a standard-sized refrigerator. That being said, mini fridges can have a wide range of applications-whether it's to chill beer in your man-cave, stash bagged lunches in the office,… » 10/11/12 4:00pm 10/11/12 4:00pm

The Best SSD: Corsair Neutron GTX 256GB vs. Samsung 840 Pro 256GB

The pace of development in the SSD world is staggeringly awesome, as each generation of SSD controllers has delivered substantial increases in performance and reliability, while at the same time we've seen flash prices drop like a stone. It's a great time to be storing and accessing data, for sure, but we've also seen… » 9/26/12 10:17am 9/26/12 10:17am