NASA’s planet hunter satellite sends back its first image — and it’s amazing
NASA’s planet hunter satellite sends back its first image — and it’s amazing

A routine calibration test on NASA's exoplanet mission has produced a stunning image, capturing more than 200,000 stars in the southern sky. Future images will provide even more details as we search for signs of alien life.

May 19th, 2:39 pm
Google Duplex sounds human when it, um, calls to book appointments
Google Duplex sounds human when it, um, calls to book appointments

Google Duplex is a new technology that uses Google Assistant to make phone calls and book appointments. Instead of sounding robotic, the voice sounds like it might be coming for an actual, human assistant.

May 8th, 3:51 pm
It’s easy to get serious about self-care with the quirky, fun Aloe Bud app
It’s easy to get serious about self-care with the quirky, fun Aloe Bud app

Aloe Bud is a self-care companion app that gives users gentle reminders via push notifications. Whether it's staying hydrated throughout the day or taking breaks from work, you can set and customize activities yourself to...

5 hrs 52 mins ago
NASA’s planet-hunting TESS satellite: What you need to know
NASA’s planet-hunting TESS satellite: What you need to know

NASA's Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) will seek out new exoplanets close to Earth — and possibly extraterrestrial life. Here's everything you need to know about the satellite.

13 hrs 7 mins ago
The Internet is sick. Here’s how Mozilla is making it healthy again
The Internet is sick. Here’s how Mozilla is making it healthy again

Recently, Mozilla brought together thousands of open source activists and engineers for its Global Sprint hackathon event. Their goal? To make the internet a better place. Is that one hack too far?

May 18th, 3:24 pm
Razer Blade Stealth vs. Dell XPS 13
Razer Blade Stealth vs. Dell XPS 13

Pitting the Razer Blade Stealth vs. Dell XPS 13 sees two of the best mid-range, mainstream laptops battle it our for the crown of our favorite laptop in the world. Which will come out on top?

May 19th, 9:24 am
Razer Blade Stealth vs. Apple MacBook Pro
Razer Blade Stealth vs. Apple MacBook Pro

In the battle of the Razer Blade Stealth vs. MacBook Pro, which is the best mainstream laptop? Their operating systems might be decidedly different, but their internal hardware isn't.

May 19th, 3:54 pm
The best iPhone X screen protectors
The best iPhone X screen protectors

Wondering how to protect your new iPhone X against scratches and drops? Look no further than our list of best iPhone X screen protectors, which includes a bevy of screen protectors designed to reinforce your phone's front...

May 19th, 9:24 am
Incase’s ProConnected smart luggage is a rolling power station for hungry devices
Incase’s ProConnected smart luggage is a rolling power station for hungry devices

Incase is introducing its new smart luggage series, called ProConnected, with the 4 Wheel Hubless Roller. At the heart of this stylish carry-on is a large-capacity battery that can recharge a USB-C laptop, but light on...

May 15th, 11:36 am
Ridy smart camera will alert drivers when they’re drowsy or distracted
Ridy smart camera will alert drivers when they’re drowsy or distracted

Using impressive machine learning technology, Ridy is a forthcoming smart camera which watches your face as you drive to notice behavior that suggests you are tired or distracted.

May 15th, 5:21 pm
Best iOS app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps are free for a limited time
Best iOS app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps are free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest iOS app deals offered in the...

April 30th, 4:00 pm
A.I. border agents could use machine smarts to tell if travelers are lying
A.I. border agents could use machine smarts to tell if travelers are lying

If you're at an airport or border crossing in the next few years, you could possibly find yourself answering questions asked by a surly artificial intelligence with very little tolerance for lying.

May 18th, 6:24 pm
OnePlus 6 vs OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Is the new phone worth the upgrade?
OnePlus 6 vs OnePlus 3T vs OnePlus 3: Is the new phone worth the upgrade?

OnePlus has finally launched the highly anticipated OnePlus 6, boasting 2018 specs, including the Snapdragon 845, and a new design with a beautiful and big display. But is the new phone worth buying if you already have a...

May 18th, 3:24 pm
Here’s how to block an unwanted number on any smartphone
Here’s how to block an unwanted number on any smartphone

Whether you're being barraged with lots of unwanted calls from telemarketers or simply want to avoid calls from a particular individual, blocking unwanted calls is easy. Here's a guide on how to block a number on any...

May 18th, 9:39 am
How to change your language in Google Chrome
How to change your language in Google Chrome

Browsing the web the way you want to is one of the tenets of the modern world and that means consuming it in the language you want. To help make that happen, here's how to change your language in Google Chrome.

May 17th, 9:14 pm
Intel Core i5 vs i7
Intel Core i5 vs i7

This guide is designed to help you decide whether you need the extra technological enhancements provided by the i7 core, or if the more affordable Core i5 will suit your needs. In the i5 vs. i7 battle, which is best for you?

May 18th, 9:39 am
Sprint follows T-Mobile’s lead with new unlimited data plan for seniors
Sprint follows T-Mobile’s lead with new unlimited data plan for seniors

Sprint has announced a new unlimited data plan built specifically for seniors and coming in at only $70 for two lines. Of course, the new plan has some serious competition -- T-Mobile's seniors plan comes at the same price.

May 17th, 9:14 pm
Here’s what we want from MacOS in 2018
Here’s what we want from MacOS in 2018

Curious about MacOS 2018 rumors? There are plenty of features and upgrades that we'd love to see come to the new version of MacOS. Some updates are more or less confirmed by Apple, while other possibilities are just wild...

May 17th, 9:14 pm
Here’s absolutely everything we know about the HTC U12 Plus
Here’s absolutely everything we know about the HTC U12 Plus

The annual flagship release schedule is underway, and HTC is no stranger to that particular dance. Here are all the news and rumors that we've been able to gather about the HTC U12 Plus.

April 30th, 4:00 pm
How gaming company Unity is driving automakers toward virtual reality
How gaming company Unity is driving automakers toward virtual reality

Unity Technologies, best known for the software tools it builds for game developers, has quietly turned its attention toward the auto industry. Unity's tech now enables virtual walkarounds of cars that haven't even been...

May 17th, 8:43 am
The LG G7 ThinQ smartphone: News, rumors, and everything we know
The LG G7 ThinQ smartphone: News, rumors, and everything we know

LG plans to unveil its next flagship, the LG G7 ThinQ, on May 2. How will the company improve upon last year's award-winning LG G6? If rumors are true, the ThinQ will be a huge departure from its predecessor.

April 30th, 4:00 pm
Nvidia may release the GTX 1180 Founders Edition in July
Nvidia may release the GTX 1180 Founders Edition in July

NVidia's next-generation graphics cards may be set to debut sooner than we expected. New rumors suggest that Nvidia could release the Founders Editions of its GTX 1180 and 1170 by July.

May 17th, 1:13 pm
This $4,600 solar charger comes with an iPhone X attached
This $4,600 solar charger comes with an iPhone X attached

The company that once brought us an iPhone with an engraving of Vladimir Putin's face on the back is now offering a solar charger built onto an iPhone X. The device comes with the phone attached and can't be bought...

May 17th, 4:13 am
Stellina smart telescope on sale exclusively through Museum of Modern Art
Stellina smart telescope on sale exclusively through Museum of Modern Art

While traditional telescopes can be difficult to use and install, Stellina offers up a simple, more user-friendly way to take a closer look at the heavens. This app-enabled telescope hopes to bring astronomy to the masses.

May 17th, 8:43 am
Everything you need to know about the cool Nokia 8 Sirocco
Everything you need to know about the cool Nokia 8 Sirocco

Take a step back and admire the most beautiful Nokia smartphone we've seen in a while. It's the Nokia 8 Sirocco, and it's as powerful as it is beautiful. After a few months wait, the phone has been released, and we've got...

May 17th, 6:28 am
The best VR apps for gaming and more
The best VR apps for gaming and more

Virtual reality isn't all about gaming. Swim with turtles, paint in 3D, and immerse yourself in some of the most unique experiences the platform has to offer, with our curated list of the best VR apps.

May 6th, 10:08 am
Comparing smartphones to find the most bezel-less design
Comparing smartphones to find the most bezel-less design

As the smartphone industry marches toward a bezel-less future, we compare the shrinking bezels on the latest and greatest devices. Find out who has the smallest bezels on their smartphone as we measure them up side by side.

May 16th, 10:13 am
Kickstarter just rolled out a new feature that makes crowdfunding less sketchy
Kickstarter just rolled out a new feature that makes crowdfunding less sketchy

Pledging your support to a crowdfunding project has always been a somewhat risky endeavor, but Kickstarter just rolled out a new feature that will hopefully make backing projects less sketchy.

May 15th, 9:13 pm
Here’s everything we know about the HTC Exodus smartphone
Here’s everything we know about the HTC Exodus smartphone

HTC has another smartphone on the horizon, and this time it's geared toward blockchain technology. Known as the HTC Exodus, the smartphone is designed to support cryptocurrencies and decentralization. Here's everything we...

May 15th, 9:13 pm
Stay fit and save cash with our top 10 affordable Fitbit alternatives
Stay fit and save cash with our top 10 affordable Fitbit alternatives

As much as we love Fitbits, they're rather expensive. If all you want is a simple activity tracker for keeping up with your fitness goals, however, then one of these cheap Fitbit alternatives might be just what you need.

May 15th, 9:27 pm