T-Mobile and ZTE announce the ZMax, a $250 phablet with a huge battery

ZTE is ready to brand its own cheap phablet for the masses. the ZTE ZMax costs just $250 and brings a 5.7-inch screen, huge battery and other features while still costing just a third of the iPhone 6 Plus


Joyride: 2014 Mazda Mazda6 Grand Touring

The Mazda6 stands out from family sedans in much the same way a supermodel would at a CPA convention. Even better, the Mazda's qualities aren't skin deep. With numerous features and an upscale feel, the Mazda6 also represents tremendous value. If only its…


Chromecast bulks up on content with support for Disney, Twitch, iHeartRadio

Chromecast bolsters its app selection once again, unveiling a trio of new Disney apps, iHeartRadio, and Twitch for use with both Android and iOS devices.

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HTC Desire 510 brings its 64-bit goodness to Sprint, Boost, and Virgin Mobile

Sprint announced that the HTC Desire 510, HTC's first 64-bit smartphone, will go on sale this Friday. Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile, Sprint's prepaid subsidiaries, will sell the device next week.

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Vrvana tosses its Totem headset into the VR ring

As the consumer virtual reality market heats up with Oculus, Samsung, and Sony, a new challenger approaches in Vrvana, which has just launched its Totem headset on Kickstarter.


Prepare to die 200 times in Destiny’s first raid

The stats for one of the first successful playthroughs of Destiny's 6-player co-op raid are in, and it's looking pretty challenging.


Work out at your workspace with the Glyder

Looking to sneak in some extra exercise while you sit at your desk all day? Check out The Glyder -- a clever under-desk resistance trainer that doesn't make any noise while you use it.


AOC says its new display tech is a lot less damaging to your eyes

AOC claims that its new display tech is much less harmful for your eyes than what the competition offers. Learn more here.


Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 specs allegedly leak days before reveal

It looks like the stat sheet for Nvidia's next high-end graphics card is already out there. Learn more here.


Microsoft ditches wireless USB for Bluetooth in its new Arc Touch mouse

Microsoft adds Bluetooth connectivity to its eye-grabbing Arc Touch mouse, which will be launching sometime this fall. You can learn more here.


Watch Conan’s (slightly NSFW) take on the Minecraft acquisition

The ink is barely dry on Microsoft's acquisition of Minecraft and its developer Mojang, and Conan O'Brien has offered his take on what the game's creator is doing to celebrate.


Like Lady Gaga, Blue's radical Mo-Fi sound great, try way too hard to shock

Blue Microphones aims to replace the feeble amp in your mobile device or computer with its own. The result is the Mo-Fi, a sweet-sounding set of headphones, to be sure. But are…

  • Pros: Dynamic, detailed, spacious, and balanced sound , Passive…
  • Cons: Heavy , Some learning curve involved , Fatiguing after…

Netflix adds another A-list feather to its cap as Apatow commits to original series ‘Love’

Netflix announced today that it has enlisted funnyman Judd Apatow to bring a new comedy series — simply titled "Love" — to the Big Red streaming service. The new Netflix original is licensed globally and set for a 2016 release in all Netflix territories.

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Camera phone? Phone camera? Panasonic’s CM1 blurs the line for sharper snaps

Panasonic surprised us at Photokina 2014 with the CM1 "connected camera," an interesting hybrid between smartphone and compact camera. Besides a 1-inch sensor and prime Leica lens, it can shoot short 4K clips. We take a closer look.


This tiny Bluetooth speaker generates ridiculously convincing 3D sound (updated)

Mass Fidelity launched an Indiegogo campaign for its powerful Core speaker, which uses Wave Field Synthesis technology to create hi-fi sound.