Samsung's NX3000 simplifies selfies, but to get serious, reach for a Sony

With its ease-of-use design and user-friendly features, the NX3000 from Samsung is made for those new to mirrorless cameras. It has an attractive price, but affordability comes…

  • Pros: 20.3MP APS-C sensor , 180-degree-tilting LCD , Good…
  • Cons: Images don’t “pop,” slightly bluish , Flash blocks LCD…

Marty McFly’s hoverboard is finally real, and it’s on Kickstarter right now

Using an array of powerful electromagnets, the Hendo Hoverboard can levitate over practically any non-magnetic metal surface and provide a friction-free ride for the user.

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Make any old speaker a portable wireless stereo system with The Vamp

The Vamp aims to turn any speaker in your arsenal into an autonomous wireless sound system, at a price that pretty much anyone can afford.

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This bicycle light is waterproof, rechargeable, and brighter than a flare

Looking for a new light for you bicycle? The Orfos Flare provides 360-degree visibility with its bright, waterproof, long-lasting LED lights. However, it comes at a pretty steep price for a bicycle accessory.

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Sony says sayonara to low-end Android phones, may cut its sales forecast again

After reducing its handset sales forecast in September, Sony looks to reduce it yet again. It seems that, due to the new reduction, Sony will look to focus more on high-end phones


IlumiBowl lights up your toilet with neon you can pee on

Freshly-launched on Kickstarter, IlumiBowl is a tiny motion-activated light that clips onto your toilet bowl and flips on when you enter the bathroom. No more peeing in the dark, or blinding yourself with the bathroom light!


Sorry, Tesla: Michigan Governor reinforces direct sales ban of automobiles

Tesla has lost its fight for direct car sales in Michigan. Governor Rick Snyder signed House Bill 5606 (also known as Public Act 354) into law this week, strengthening an existing law that bans auto sales without the use of a franchised dealer.


Google Inbox is an Advil for your pounding email headache

Google is testing out a new kind of email with the invite-only Inbox app for iOS and Android. The app makes organizing your email a breeze, but has a few quirks.


Harman wants to quiet your ride using the tech behind noise-cancelling headphones

Harman, in conjunction with Lotus, has developed an in-car noise-cancelling technology that reduces road noise and vibrations, making music sound better and providing a quieter ride. The technology is similar to the noise-cancelling circuits found in…


Titanfall’s free Frontier Defense update adds a four-player cooperative mode

Respawn Entertainment has announced the eighth update for Titanfall, which adds more content than any previous patch, including a brand new cooperative multiplayer mode.


Skylanders: Trap Team freshens up the fun, but there's a cost

Skylanders: Trap Team brings a clever new mechanic to the hit franchise, but favors the new (and expensive) over collectors' old favorites and existing collections.

  • Pros: A simple, fun adventure with a gentle learning curve…
  • Cons: Not much in-game action available to older characters…

I spy: Scion teases iM Concept Car ahead of LA Auto Show debut

Toyota sub-brand Scion announced a new concept car today, and it’s slated to debut next month at the LA Auto Show. Called the iM, the concept has a sport look to it, but no further details were released.


Take a peek at the future of Halo when Nightfall launches on November 11

Microsoft's live action, episodic series Halo: Nightfall will premiere on November 11 along with the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection as part of HaloFest 2014.


Can your PC handle the mechs and hoverbikes of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare?

Steam has shared the PC system requirements for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. If you want to play the upcoming shooter on your computer, here are the minimum specs you'll need.


Critters and Mortal Kombat lead off a surprising lineup of upcoming WB series’

Mortal Kombat, Static Shock, and Critters are among the live-action digital series in development by Warner Bros' newly created Blue Ribbon Content studio.