​The Best Fitness Tracker for Every Need

Like many of you, I work in front of a computer. They're powerful devices, but they also suck your will to live and trick you into never, ever getting up and going outside. Reasons like that are why fitness trackers were invented. » 2/25/15 10:35pm 2/25/15 10:35pm

Our Favorite Android, Convertible Laptop, Tablets, and So Much More

November gave us a cornucopia of new gadgets, a grand feast of electronics that satisfied us like five pounds of mashed potatoes. From this, we picked out the very best. Like Thanksgiving leftovers, except it's only the good stuff. » 12/04/13 8:00pm 12/04/13 8:00pm

Our Favorite E-Reader, Fitness Tracker, Mirrorless Camera, Mini Tablet

Autumn is the best season for tech lovers. As the leaves fall off the trees, great new gadgets fall from the sky. We raked through the pile of new gadgets that came out in October. Here are our favorites. » 11/02/13 10:10am 11/02/13 10:10am

Our Favorite Tablets, Phablets, and Phones

From the rumors to the unveiling to the in-store debut, iPhone chatter seemed to dominate the month of September. But technology does not live on the iPhone alone, and plenty of other gadgets hit the scene during back-to-school time. Here's what we loved most. » 10/02/13 7:20pm 10/02/13 7:20pm

Our Favorite Laptops, Lenses, and More

We all knew this day would come, but that doesn't make it any easier to say goodbye to the relatively carefree summer months. Still, even with work coming back into full swing as the heat-induced malaise begins to lift, there is at least one bright spot—new gadgets. In the summer, the whole world goes on break,… » 9/06/13 4:00pm 9/06/13 4:00pm

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

Merrell Road Glove 2 Review: Further Barefoot Refinement

Last year's Road Glove, with its spacious toe-box and foot-hugging upper, was our favorite minimal shoe for running. So, with the release of the Road Glove 2, we just had to see if the sequel was more Godfather II or Major League II. » 4/17/13 4:05pm 4/17/13 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

Roku 3 Review: The New Best Streaming Box

How many Roku models are there? Like, twelve? But it doesn't matter: the newest one is here, and thankfully (predictably?) it's the best one yet. So good that you'll stop using other crap you own. So good you'll use your cable box less. That good. » 3/22/13 2:32pm 3/22/13 2:32pm

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 Small Tablet

Big screens are nice. But sometimes the extra real estate isn't worth the lack of portability. If tablets are considered mobile devices, they should be easy to take with you, right? » 12/19/12 2:40pm 12/19/12 2:40pm

Our Favorite Smartphones, Sound Bars, Flashlights and More

Hello, holy wow, we've got a massive list of the hottest, most awesome gear this month. So. Many. Awesome. New. Phones. Enough small talk, let's get right to it. » 12/03/12 6:58pm 12/03/12 6:58pm

AT&T MiFi Liberate: The Best Mobile Hotspot I've Ever Used

If you can afford one, hotshot, an AT&T LTE MiFi will change your life a little bit: you have Internet virtually everywhere you go, a wireless high-speed network in your bag. » 12/03/12 4:20pm 12/03/12 4:20pm

GoPro Hero 3 Black Edition Review: Yes, It's the Best (Updated)

Yes, it's action cam season. Sony's entered the market, Contour has updated its line with the Contour+2. But what about the latest from the brand that's come to define the category—the Kleenex of action cams, if you will? » 11/28/12 3:37pm 11/28/12 3:37pm

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

Our Favorite Smartphones, Cameras, Headphones, Speakers and More

Yes, in September we finally got the long-awaited iPhone 5, but that was just one of the many, many rad gadgets we tested. Here's a rundown of all the best new gear you should know about. » 10/01/12 5:00pm 10/01/12 5:00pm

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