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Victrola’s Portable Record Player Brings the Party Anywhere

I love spinning records on my turntable, but my setup doesn’t leave me much time to actually use it. My system and records currently sit in my living room next…

Samsung Galaxy A23 5G Review: Annoyingly Laggy

It’s not a good sign when you’ve thought about throwing your smartphone out the window. Not because of—well, *gestures at everything*— but because it’s just so frustrating to use. I…

Apollo Air 2022 Review: Reliable but Quirky

I’ll be honest: I don’t like using apps for scooters. Just give me all the controls on the thing itself. Sure, it’s nice to be able to control the level…

The Shower Power Pro Is a Hassle-Free, Hydro-Powered Shower Speaker

I have a weird relationship with music. When I’m at my desk, I can’t just hit shuffle and play anything from my library; I need to focus, so I usually…

The Square Off Pro Chessboard Rekindled My Love of Chess

Photograph: Square Off I did run into a few issues here and there where the board wouldn’t register some of my movements and required me to redo the move until…

HoloKit X AR Headset for iPhone: Price, Features, Release Date

If you need evidence that Apple is working on a mixed-reality headset, take a spin with the HoloKit X. Created by Botao Amber Hu, a developer who has worked at…

Asus Zenfone 9 Review: Small but Mighty

There’s no shortage of big phones these days. Apple even went so far as to nix a successor to last year’s iPhone 13 Mini and instead replaced it with the…

17 Best iPhone 12 Cases and Accessories (2022): Chargers, Screen Protectors, and More

If you’ve decided to stick with your trusty iPhone 12 instead of upgrading to the iPhone 14 (or maybe you snagged one for a good price)—great! It’s still a nice…

Google’s Pixel 6, Pixel 6 Pro, and Pixel 6A Are All on Sale Right Now

Out with the old, in with the new, right? That’s what Google thinks. Its new flagship Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro Android smartphones just launched today, and that…

Google Pixel Watch Review (2022): Better Late Than Never

I’m late. I’m late. For a very important date. That’s effectively the Google Pixel Watch’s mantra. Apple has been honing its smartwatches to be well-oiled machines over the past seven…

Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro Review: Even Better Value

That’s thanks to the new Tensor G2 chip powering these devices. It’s the second generation of Google’s custom processor. In terms of general, everyday performance, I’ve never seen a stutter…

The Pixel Watch Has Landed. What Does That Mean for Wear OS?

After years of hints that Google was working on its own smartwatch, the first-ever Pixel Watch has finally arrived. Powering it is the platform Google debuted way back in 2014:…

Google Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro (2022): Features, Price, Release Date

If last year’s Pixel 6 was a leap, Google’s new Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro smartphones are a small hop. At its Made by Google event in New York…

Google Pixel Watch (2022): Features, Price, Release Date

Google really wants you to just use Fitbit, but Google Fit is there for anyone who prefers it. If you opt for Fitbit, you’ll be able to track the usual…

This 15-Inch Innocn 15K1F Portable OLED Monitor Is on Sale Right Now

My home workstation has a 32-inch ultrawide monitor paired with a 28-inch monitor mounted vertically alongside it, which is why I feel cramped whenever I’m away from home and have…

20 Best iPhone 13 Cases and Accessories (2022): Screen Protectors, Chargers, and More

It doesn’t matter if you have the iPhone 13 Mini or the iPhone 13 Pro, Apple’s smartphones are glass sandwiches that will shatter when they inevitably escape your hands. That’s…

13 Best MagSafe Accessories for Your iPhone (2022): Wallets, Car Docks, Wireless Chargers

A Magnet is one of those things that always remain wondrous. As a kid, I used to chase a broken magnet with its repelling end and pretend it was a…

Best iPhone 14 Cases and Accessories: MagSafe Wireless Chargers, Wallets, Adapters, and More

So you’ve got a sparkly new iPhone 14. Hooray! The worst thing that can happen right now? An accidental drop that cracks the beautiful screen. Sad trombone. But wait! There’s…

The Best iPhone 14 Deals and Which Model Is Best for You (2022)

Yep, the brand-new iPhone 14 is finally here, and it … doesn’t add much over last year’s iPhone 13. Apple has instead reserved many of the cool upgrades for the…

Apple iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max Review: Great iPhones, Small Upgrades

It’s nice that you don’t need to swipe down on the Notification Center to quickly access these live activities; like the name, it’s just playful and fun. It’s worth noting…

How to Preorder the iPhone 14 and Which Model Should You Buy? (2022)

Yep, the brand-new iPhone 14 is finally here, and it … doesn’t add much over last year’s iPhone 13. Apple has instead reserved many of the cool upgrades for the…

8 Best Smartwatches (2022): Apple Watch, Wear OS 3, Hybrid Watches

The number of smartwatches on the market is staggering. We’ve tested models from Tag Heuer, Citizen, Montblanc, Diesel, and many other fashion brands, but most of them are simply too…

Best iPhone (2022): Which Model Should You Actually Buy?

So you’re wondering which iPhone is best for you. We’re here to help you separate the marketing slogans from reality—we’ve tested all the latest models and outlined their strengths and…

Motorola Edge (2022) Review: The Edge of Glory

Battery performance continues to be one of the core strengths of Motorola phones. Despite the slim design, Moto has stuffed a large 5,000-mAh cell here. Am I a little worried…

Best Gear to Make Professional Videos (2022): Mics, Lights, Tripods, Tips

For portable shoots (or even just convenience) you might eventually want to consider a cage for your camera, like the Smallrig VersaFrame, which WIRED reviewer Eric Ravenscraft has tested and…