This Electric Motorcycle Changes Everything

The Mission RS isn’t notable because it’s electric or because it’s designed and made in America. Or even because it’s really, really fast. Why you’re going to sit down and read every single word of this world-first review is simply because it’s a superior performance motorcycle to any yet made. Period. » 8/02/13 2:34pm 8/02/13 2:34pm

A Wonderfully Simple Explanation of Oil Price and the Economy

The price of gas seems to keep changing, but the truth is that the problem isn't just to do with decreasing oil resources. In fact, the price of the black stuff is linked into our economy in a complex way—and this video beautifully describes what's going on for those of us lacking an economics background. » 5/08/12 7:45am 5/08/12 7:45am

Price Check by Amazon: Make Sure You're Really Getting a Good Deal

Tomorrow's Black Friday. In the future, Thanksgiving will be known as Black Friday Eve. Families will condition their bodies to consume large amounts of poultry and starches to keep them fueled up for door-busting madness. While we await this dystopian future you can check out our Black Friday super chart and download… » 11/24/11 6:00pm 11/24/11 6:00pm

Why the Hell Are People Buying Touchpads for $300 on eBay?

Ah, the HP Touchpad. When it was previewed, it looked amazing. When it was reviewed, it was smashed. When it was launched, it was ignored. When HP killed webOS and dropped the price to $100, it sold out? Yes. And now it's selling for more than retail on eBay. » 8/23/11 9:32am 8/23/11 9:32am

AT&T Now Offering Postpaid Data Plans for Tablets

AT&T is rolling out new data plans for tablets and it's priced similarly to the old one, except now you have the option to either prepay or postpay your bill. Prepaid data plans and Postpaid data plans both cost the same: either $15 for 250MB or $25 for 2GB. The slight difference between the two plans are in the… » 3/03/11 11:10am 3/03/11 11:10am

Motorola Xoom Is $800, Comes Out February 24th

Best Buy has a pre-order page for the Motorola Xoom, which we're going to assume officializes the price and release date of the first best Android 3.0 tablet. It's going to cost $800, which is a good chunk of change, and release on February 24th, which is this week. You can find out more about the Xoom at Best Buy here » 2/20/11 11:00am 2/20/11 11:00am

HTC Flyer Tablet Shows Up On Amazon For a Maybe Not Insane $730

What to make of the 32GB HTC Flyer? It's a 7-inch tablet, which we're inherently skeptical about, but it's one that we actually really enjoyed using. And at the listed Amazon.de price of 669 Euro ($730), it's going to be cost-competitive with the current-generation 32GB iPad. And will be even cheaper if they can get a… » 2/16/11 8:28am 2/16/11 8:28am