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Moto G5S Plus review: Get creative with the dual camera for $300

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 17:21
The Moto G5S is an affordable dual rear camera phone and while the output isn't perfect, it is fun to get creative with the depth enabled mode. The rest of the phone has all of the great Moto software enhancements with a fairly stock Android experience.

iPhone 8 Plus Review: Bigger is better, but not for much longer

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 17:54
Apple's iPhone 8 Plus boasts some fancy new camera tricks that make it attractive... for now.

iPhone 8 review: More of the same, but better in just about every way

Tue, 10/03/2017 - 16:15
We've put the iPhone 8 to the test, and while it may look boring, it's anything but.

A Mind at Play, book review: The life and work of information theory's founding father

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 15:46
You can use the internet without understanding any of Claude Shannon's work. But there is value in knowing how the technologies we use every day got here. This excellent biography is a good place to start.

Moto 360 Camera, First Take: An all-round view for Moto Z-series owners

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 14:21
This 360-degree add-on Mod for Motorola's Z-series smartphones is fun to use, but has some limitations.

Apple Watch 3 returned: There are better LTE and fitness-focused watches

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 16:47
The Apple Watch Series 3 is a very good smartwatch for iPhone users, but daily charging, chunky design, and iOS limitation forced me to return it after a week.

Logitech MeetUp review: A high-quality small-room conference camera

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 18:33
If meeting space is tight, and your IT budget somewhat less so, Logitech's MeetUp conference camera fits the bill for meetings with 6-8 participants.

Chuwi SurBook hands-on: A high-performing Surface clone

Thu, 09/28/2017 - 00:03
The Chuwi SurBook is an affordable, high-performing alternative to the Microsoft Surface and the Apple iPad Pro.

Mgcool Explorer 1S hands-on: A low-cost action camera with some great features

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 22:46
The Mgcool Explorer 1S 4K action camera is a tiny, lightweight, low-cost alternative to the GoPro, and it does the job rather well.

macOS High Sierra, First Take: Solid foundations, but light on eye candy

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 14:45
A solid and stable release, High Sierra offers compatibility with older Macs going back to 2010 and should prove a straightforward and worthwhile upgrade for most users.

iOS 11, First Take: The iPad gets to work, as Apple lays groundwork for the future

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 15:11
Apple's mobile OS signals a clear shift in emphasis towards greater productivity on the iPad, as well as flagging up the company's ambitions in augmented reality and home automation.

UAG Monarch and Plasma Galaxy Note 8 hands-on: The best cases for the best smartphone

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 17:21
There are plenty of cases available for the most popular smartphones, but my absolute favorite comes from Urban Armor Gear. The UAG Monarch in crimson is stunning and provides the style and protection I want in a case.

PodPocket provides protection and a way to carry your AirPods

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 18:21
I enjoy using my Apple AirPods headset during my commute, but don't like that the carrying case gets lost in my gear bag. For $20 PodPocket solves that problem.

OtterBox Defender and Symmetry for Apple iPad Pro 10.5: 3-layer rugged and stylish protective cases

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 18:47
The Apple iPad Pro 10.5 is a fantastic tablet and OtterBox now has two case options to protect your investment. One provides multi-layer protection while the other lets you use your Apple Smart Keyboard.

Flagship smartphones: Specs, benchmarks and prices for iPhone, Samsung, Huawei and more

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:17
Updated to include iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus benchmarks. Here's how the top end of the smartphone market looks at the moment, with a number of key launches expected soon.

Lenovo Yoga 720 (13-inch) review: A solid, good-value 2-in-1 hybrid

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 13:53
This 13.3-inch ultraportable has a 360-degree rotating screen, is slim but solidly built, and delivers a good combination of price and performance.

Fitbit Flyer hands-on: A sweatproof wireless headset designed for the Fitbit Ionic

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 18:10
Along with Fitbit's new smartwatch, it is launching an attractive complementary Bluetooth headset to help people enjoy music while exercising with the new Ionic watch.

Fitbit Ionic review: Tops the Apple Watch with fitness focus, long battery life, detailed sleep tracking

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 18:00
The Fitbit Ionic brings integrated GPS, onboard storage for music playback, smart notifications, wearable payment support, and an application platform in a very attractive and comfortable form factor with a battery life of up to four days.

Crash Override, book review: Gamergate and the battle against online hate

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:29
Game developer Zoë Quinn recounts her experience of 'Gamergate', which prompted the creation of the Crash Override Network to provide support and advice for victims of online hate.