Palm Pre: The Definitive Guide and FAQ

Simply put, the Palm Pre is the most hyped phone since the original iPhone. It's coming out in two weeks, on June 6. Here's everything we know—we'll update this as more info comes in. » 5/24/09 10:00am 5/24/09 10:00am

"Apple Netbook" Student Project Is a Pencil-Drawn Beauty

This little project has been making the rounds as the "new Apple netbook," which, unfortunately, is way off. But the truth is pretty cool anyway: It's a beautiful pencil-drawn, wooden model. » 5/05/09 1:35am 5/05/09 1:35am

HyperMac External Battery Gives MacBooks a 32 Hour Boost

A battery that provides 32 hours of continuous MacBook use? Now we're talkin'. Sound's great until you find out that the 222Wh Hypermac external charger costs a whopping $500. » 5/04/09 1:29pm 5/04/09 1:29pm

Sprint's Sad State: 182,000 Customers, $594 Million Lost; May Outsource…

Sprint is in a bad place. Another $594 million and 182,000 customers vanished this quarter, and it's thinking about paying Ericsson $2 billion to maintain its network—yes, it's turning to outsourcing its network. CORRECTED. » 5/04/09 11:30am 5/04/09 11:30am

JD Power and Associates Ranks iPhone First Among Smartphones in…

Apple took top prize in JD Power and Associates customer satisfaction survey in the smartphone category, while LG ranked first among dumbphones. But one nagging complaint kept the iPhone's scores closer to the competition. » 5/02/09 8:10pm 5/02/09 8:10pm

Samsung's Sleek BD-P4600 Blu-ray Player Lightning Review

The Gadget: Samsung's startlingly thin BD-P4600 "Touch of Color" connected Blu-ray player—geared to a style-conscious buyer who likes hanging electronics on walls. » 5/01/09 5:20pm 5/01/09 5:20pm

Happy 40th Birthday AMD: 4 Ways You Beat Intel in the Glory Days

AMD, the other chip company, is 40 years old today. It's the scrappy underdog to the Intel juggernaut. Today, it's not in great shape, but at one point, it was actually beating Intel on innovation. » 5/01/09 4:40pm 5/01/09 4:40pm

120 New Designs for Dell's Laptop Art Studio

Attempting to erase the line between art and technology—and also make the laptop less "cold and impersonal"—Dell has added 120 new designs to their Laptop Art Studio. » 4/30/09 8:30pm 4/30/09 8:30pm

Get a Free Palm Pre Plus a Six Month Data Plan If You Pass the Test

Would you like to get a free Palm Pre or any future Web OS phone plus a six month data plan? Then apply for the "Real Reviewer" program, as Palm's John Zilber tells you: » 4/30/09 5:30pm 4/30/09 5:30pm

Canon Rebel T1i vs Nikon D5000: Entry-Level DSLR Battlemodo

Nikon and Canon—eternally locked in battle—do each other good by keeping product quality neck and neck. But in the newest entry-level DSLR shootout, if there has to be a winner, it's Canon's Rebel T1i. » 4/30/09 4:40pm 4/30/09 4:40pm

Pogue Says Panasonic's Pseudo-SLR GH1 Makes a Great HD Camcorder

Hopefully things are cloudiest before they clear up: Nobody buys real camcorders anymore, entry-level DSLRs are all about HD video, and NYT's David Pogue picks Panasonic's Lumix GH1 as the current 1080p shooting champ. » 4/29/09 11:00pm 4/29/09 11:00pm

Toughcam Battle: Canon PowerShot D10 vs. Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS1

Both Panasonic and Canon announced their first water- and shock-proof compact toughcams earlier this year, and we've taken them underwater for a test. Which is better for capturing your summertime antics both wet AND wild? » 4/29/09 4:40pm 4/29/09 4:40pm

Nikon D5000 vs. Canon T1i: Place Your Bets

Nikon's D5000 and Canon's Rebel T1i are the two hottest sub-$1000 cameras ever created. But which one is hotter? The specs and shots below say plenty—but tomorrow we give you the final verdict. » 4/29/09 3:20pm 4/29/09 3:20pm

PXP-900 Is a PSP That Plays Tons of Emulation Games

If you're a fan of the PSP look and form factor but eschew the 3D graphics for NES/SNES and Gameboy-level sprites, the PSP-900 is $90 worth spending. » 4/29/09 1:40pm 4/29/09 1:40pm

Aliens Would Use Samsung SMX-C14 and SMX-C10 to Shoot Their Home Movies

Okay, aliens would probably use some kind of holographic 3D recording device, but if they were stuck on earth, they'd be drawn to Samsung's SMX-C14 and C10. » 4/29/09 10:40am 4/29/09 10:40am

A Closer Look into Palm Pre's User Interface

If you can't wait to have your dirty or half-clean paws all over the Palm Pre—according to rumors, it's coming out this June—here's are some crystal clear captures of its user interface. » 4/29/09 9:40am 4/29/09 9:40am

First Video of the Samsung I7500 Android Phone

You saw the pictures, you read the spec sheet, and you heard the pitch. But how does Samsung's first Android phone look in motion, while interacting with a Real Live Human? » 4/29/09 4:12am 4/29/09 4:12am

GV Mobile iPhone App Hands On

Google Voice, the very cool invite-only calling wrapper that used to be called Grand Central, can now be controlled directly from the iPhone with the GV Mobile app. It's pretty fantastic. » 4/28/09 4:00pm 4/28/09 4:00pm

Dell Studio 19 Multitouch All-in-One Arrives in US of A for $699, No…

Six weeks after Dell's multitouch Studio 19 all-in-one hit Japan, it's finally coming to the US. Despite my penchant for mocking Dell's designers, if you're looking for a non-iMac all-in-one, it's worth a shot. » 4/28/09 9:51am 4/28/09 9:51am

HP ProBook S-Series: Businesspeople Can Have Sassy Red Laptops Too

HP today revealed its new business laptops, the ProBook s-series. The 14.1", 15.6", and 17.3" ProBooks are all about pragmatic performance, affordability, and inoffensive design. They're the Toyota Camry of laptops. » 4/28/09 1:30am 4/28/09 1:30am