3D Helmet for Surgeons Turns Complex Surgery Into Call of Duty

Laparoscopic surgery lets surgeons use tiny "keyhole" incisions and micro-sized 3D cameras to operate on internal organs without leaving big, slow-healing scars. It's already considered a revolutionary procedure, and now Sony is introducing a 3D helmet display that advances the tech even further. It's like Oculus Rift » 7/23/13 6:19pm 7/23/13 6:19pm

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

Microsoft Surface Display Shoot-Out: Does It Beat the iPad?

The new Windows tablets, led by Microsoft's Surface, provide a third major family of tablets for consumers and the computing world. The significance and stakes are enormous because tablets are among the most important developments in computing and consumer products in the last 20 years. Like Google's Android tablets,… » 11/12/12 10:41am 11/12/12 10:41am

7 Features the iPhone 5's Display Might Have

The display will play a central role in the marketing, appearance, and performance of the iPhone 5, which will be announced on Wednesday September 12. The iPhone 4 display is no longer state-of-the-art. While I don't have any inside information about the iPhone 5 display, below are a series of Sherlock Holmes… » 9/10/12 3:20pm 9/10/12 3:20pm

Sharp: We're Shipping New iPhone Displays This Month

The next iPhone is on the way, and a handful of rumors point to a launch on September 12th. Now, Sharp has announced that it's shipping screens for the new device this month—so it looks like those dates could be believable. » 8/02/12 7:47am 8/02/12 7:47am

Why the Next iPhone Won't Be 16:9

Every year it's the same stupid rumor: "the new iPhone will have a 16:9 display." It even circulated before the first iPhone came out. And it happens with the iPad too. This year isn't different. But does it make sense? Would the next iPhone really have a 16:9 screen? » 5/22/12 12:23pm 5/22/12 12:23pm

Retina Display MacBooks Seem Inevitable Now

Here is another sign of the arrival of Retina(ish) displays to the next-generation MacBook Pros: in addition to new high definition cursors in the previous version, the latest Lion update has new ultra-high resolution app icons. » 5/11/12 11:22am 5/11/12 11:22am

HTC Evo 4G LTE Hands On: One Serious Piece of Slick

When Sprint launched the original HTC Evo 4G, in the spring of 2010, it was arguably the best Android phone money could buy. Flash forward two years, and here comes the HTC Evo 4G LTE. Once again, it might just enter the market as the best Android phone money can buy. » 4/04/12 5:40pm 4/04/12 5:40pm

The New iPad Comparison: How It Stacks Up to Other Leading Tablets

Well, it's finally here, Apple's new hotness. But how does it compare to the new hotness from Asus, Samsung, Amazon, BlackBerry, or heck, the iPad 2? We've got you covered with this head-to-head spec sheet. » 3/07/12 2:15pm 3/07/12 2:15pm

Witness the Amazing Difference Between the iPad and iPad HD's Display

Still have any doubts about how amazing the iPad HD's 2,048 x 1,536-pixel Retina-ish display is? No more: check out these amazing comparison shot of the incoming iOS game Food Run. » 3/06/12 3:05pm 3/06/12 3:05pm

Food Run on the iPad and iPad 2 display. Food Run on the iPad 3 display.

Microsoft's Crazy New Interface Designs Could Actually Be Useful

I'm a bit of a sucker for concept interface designs: I love how they show off the massive capabilities of new technology without any obvious current practical use. But these new offerings from Microsoft could actually be useful. » 2/28/12 4:30am 2/28/12 4:30am

Elsewhere, there's this 3D desktop environment that uses a transparent OLED and Kinect …

Sony’s Xperia P and U Are the Budget Little Brothers to That Gorgeous…

Given Sony already torpedoed its Xperia S back at CES, you can aaaaalmost forgive the now-lacking-in-Ericsson company for its lacklustre MWC showings. New Sony boss Kaz Hirai took to the stage to intro the Xperia P and Xperia U phones, which, as rumoured, are both dual-core phones with 8 and 5-megapixel cameras between … » 2/26/12 1:47pm 2/26/12 1:47pm