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Spin will test scooters with remote parking capabilities New! 2021-01-27 09:00:48If you live in a city where e-scooter companies are allowed to operate, there’s a good chance you’ve stumbled upon a lone scooter far

2021's first big Xbox exclusive is just OK New! 2021-01-27 09:00:39The Medium is a fitting name for the latest game by Bloober Team, though perhaps in an unintended way. Not only does The Medium tell a story about a w

Fujifilm’s GFX 100S crams a huge 102-megapixel sensor New! 2021-01-27 09:00:31Fujifilm has unveiled the GFX 100S with a huge 102-megapixel medium-format sensor and a surprisingly compact body. It’s actually smaller than Pa

Fujifilm's mid-range X-E4 has a new design and New! 2021-01-27 09:00:10When Fujifilm announced the X-E3 in 2017, it quickly became something of a cult favorite among the company’s fans thanks to its compact rangefin

Virgin Hyperloop outlines how it thinks journeys will New! 2021-01-27 09:00:00The company which, late last year, made the world’s first crewed Hyperloop journey is now proposing how its system will work in practice. Virgin

Walmart will use robots to turn stores into New! 2021-01-27 08:25:00Back in 2019, Walmart started piloting its first local fulfillment center in Salem, which uses robots called the Alphabot to pick items from shelves.

'Serial' season three is being turned into a New! 2021-01-27 07:55:07The third season of Serial is being turned into a TV series. HBO is adapting the nine-episode run, which examined multiple cases handled by the Clevel

The Morning After: Sony's $6,500 A1 camera has New! 2021-01-27 07:35:11Sony unveiled two pro-level devices yesterday, starting with a $2,500 smartphone (no, it doesn’t fold or roll up). Teased in early 2020, the Xpe

Lime begins trialing shared electric mopeds New! 2021-01-27 07:17:41Lime is adding electric mopeds to its range of rentable vehicles. The company, best known for scooters and bicycles, will start with pilot schemes in

Garmin's daintiest watch ever is designed for small New! 2021-01-27 07:00:39Pretty smartwatches are no longer novel (thankfully), but that doesn’t mean we can’t welcome more attractive options. Garmin unveiled its

Tweetbot 6 arrives for iPhone and iPad with New! 2021-01-27 06:05:26One of the best third-party Twitter clients now requires a subscription. Tweetbot 6, the latest version of developer Tapbots’ app, now costs 99

Facebook criticized for not doing enough to enforce New! 2021-01-27 05:14:01Last year, Facebook finally banned Holocaust denial content, after tacitly allowing it to fester on its site for years. And today on International Hol

Ars Technica » Gear

Chromecast, Fire TV Stick, or Roku: What’s the New! 2021-01-27 08:00:51We pit the three premier $50 streaming sticks head-to-head to see which is best.

Sony adds HDMI to last year’s Android phone, 2021-01-26 17:14:32It's not a foldable. It's not plated in gold. It just has an HDMI port.

iOS 14.4 and iPadOS 14.4 hit supported devices 2021-01-26 15:03:54Apple also released tvOS 14.4 and watchOS 7.3.

Sony’s best noise-cancelling headphones are down to their 2021-01-26 13:46:34Dealmaster also has discounts on LG OLED TVs, Apple's M1 Mac Mini, and more.

Google Play bans video app for standard “.ass” 2021-01-26 12:59:14"Advanced Sub Station alpha" files, or a naughty word for a butt? Who knows!

Apple’s long-time hardware lead steps down to work 2021-01-26 12:49:21It's unusual for the leader of department to shift focus to just one product.

Why Red Hat killed CentOS—a CentOS board member 2021-01-26 10:39:29"The CentOS Board doesn't get to decide what Red Hat engineering teams do."

New RISC-V hardware designs from 5G startup EdgeQ 2021-01-26 08:00:35Extending an open RISC-V CPU design is easier than building standalone ASICs.

Not just MagSafe: Apple reminds users not to 2021-01-25 18:09:44In response to iPhone 12 fears, Apple updates support hub with revised guidance.

Apple doubles down on Fitness+ with new “Time 2021-01-25 13:12:55Dolly Parton, Shawn Mendes, and more lend their voices to the first episodes.

Google Maps will soon show COVID vaccine locations 2021-01-25 11:25:40Vaccine site listings will show access requirements and appointment info.

DDoSers are abusing Microsoft RDP to make attacks 2021-01-23 11:23:04DDoS amplification attacks have abused all kinds of legit services. Now, it's Windows.

TechCrunch » Gadgets

Thimble teaches kids STEM skills with robotics kits 2021-01-14 12:07:00Parents with kids stuck learning at home during the pandemic have had to look for alternative activities to promote the hands-on learning experiences

Samsung unveils its newest Tile competitor, the Galaxy 2021-01-14 10:00:06Alongside its other CES announcements, at Samsung’s Unpacked event today the company introduced its new Galaxy SmartTag Bluetooth locator, a los

Origami Labs’ OFLO is a smart walkie talkie 2021-01-14 04:21:59OFLO is a voice communication system designed to replace traditional walkie talkies. Its hardware is more compact and lightweight, with a bone conduct

GoPro makes stopping and starting simpler with motion, 2021-01-13 12:04:03GoPro may have started out at the intersection of capability and affordability in the action cam space, but since then it has increasingly leaned towa

Dell’s 40-inch curved monitor is perfect for a 2021-01-13 10:02:11Dell’s kicking off 2021 with a new addition to its monitor lineup that aims to hit a variety of sweet spots. The Dell UltraSharp 40 Curved WUHD

Winnoz’s vacuum-assisted Haiim makes finger prick blood draws 2021-01-13 03:10:31Winnoz’s Haiim is designed to make collecting blood from fingertips easier, increasing the volume drawn so it can be used for more types of test

Yo-Kai Express introduces Takumi, a smart home cooking 2021-01-12 23:44:43Yo-Kai Express is known for autonomous restaurant technology for venues like office campuses, malls and hotels. As people continue staying home becaus

Nobi’s smart lamp alerts caregivers when a fall 2021-01-12 20:20:29As expected, this year’s (virtual) CES has brought with it a new flood of smart home gadgets. The technology has been a major presence over the

Weber acquires smart cooking startup June 2021-01-12 15:00:38Outdoor cooking industry leader and famed kettle-grill-maker Weber has acquired June, the smart cooking startup founded in 2013 by Matt Van Horn and N

PopSockets announces its MagSafe-compatible iPhone 12 accessories 2021-01-11 19:59:55In October, TechCrunch broke the news that PopSockets was developing its own line of MagSafe-compatible products that will support the new wireless ch

Noopl’s iPhone plug-in is designed to improve hearing 2021-01-11 18:01:06Noopl looks like one of the more interesting hardware startups to come out of CES day one. The Sacramento-based company has designed an accessory that

Google Stadia and Nvidia GeForce Now are coming 2021-01-11 09:30:18LG spent a good chunk of its CES press conference talking about its lineup of TVs for 2021. You can expect bigger, slimmer and brighter TVs. I’m


The Priority Apollo Gravel Bike Handles Both Roads New! 2021-01-27 09:00:00This light, versatile, and low-maintenance bicycle has reconciled me to the existence of gravel bikes.

The Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Are a Joy New! 2021-01-27 08:00:00The British audio brand's carbon fiber noise-canceling headphones have become my favorite quarantine companion.

It’s the Perfect Time to Switch to a 2021-01-26 09:00:00If you’re a Verizon, T-Mobile, or AT&T subscriber, switching to these networks may save you a lot of money.

The North Face Puts the Latest Road Running 2021-01-26 06:00:00The storied outdoor brand has introduced a new trail running shoe with speedy—and controversial—carbon-fiber plates in the soles.

Apple’s Newest Fitness Feature: Celeb-Hosted Outdoor Walks 2021-01-25 13:08:34The company's latest subscription product combines outdoor fitness with podcasting, though you'll need an Apple Watch to enjoy it.

Vizio's Rotating Soundbar Fills the Room With Great 2021-01-25 08:00:00The flagship (and expensive) Elevate has rotating drivers for when you play Dolby Atmos-supported movies or shows.

A Beginner’s Guide for Working Out at Home 2021-01-24 08:00:00You can start by doing a few push-ups in your pajamas. Also, Chris Hemsworth has a workout app.

How to Back Up Your Most Important Emails 2021-01-24 07:00:00Google, Microsoft, or Apple may deliver and store your emails, but the most valuable ones deserve a second home, just in case.

The Best Mouse for Every Kind of Gamer 2021-01-23 09:00:00Whether you’re into esports or casual fragging, these are the greatest gaming mice we’ve tested.

The Best Laptop Stands to Save Your Neck 2021-01-23 08:00:00Help your back and posture by raising your computer screen up to eye level.

The 13 Best Weekend Deals on Laptops, Smartwatches, 2021-01-23 07:00:00Now is a good time to grab some sweet Switch games, Apple’s Magic Keyboard, or an Apple Watch Series 6 at a discounted price.

How to Reboot Your Burnt-Out Brain 2021-01-22 08:00:00This week, we round up tips for staying organized, energized, and mostly sane as we all ride out the rest of the pandemic.