Flic is a smart, wireless button that lets you play music, make calls, order pizza

The Flic is a smart button that can be set up to do just about anything (within reason) you want to do on a day-to-day basis – from snapping photos, to making calls, to playing music, to snoozing your alarm, and beyond.

Cool Tech

Finally, drinking in the shower has gotten easier with this glass holder

SipCaddy holds your beer or wine for you in the shower. It attaches to a bunch of surfaces, so it works in other places besides the bathroom, but it truly was designed so you can drink in the shower.

Home

Hands-on with the bold and beefy Infinity One Bluetooth speaker

Take a tour of Inifinity's first try at a portable Bluetooth speaker, the big and beautiful Infinity One.

Home Theater

Nintendo is working on its next console and Mario may lead the way (but not in a film)

A new Nintendo console is in the works, according to none other than legendary video game designer Shigeru Miyamoto. In a wide-ranging over-a-cup-of-coffee interview with the Associated Press, Miyamoto also hinted at Mario kicking things off for the next…

Gaming

Somewhere between lowly step counters and smartwatches, there's FitBit's Charge

FitBit’s Charge is a reasonably attractive, and very useful fitness tracker with a nice, small screen.

  • Pros: Silent alarm , Small screen for metrics at a glance , Water…
  • Cons: No heart-rate monitor , Limited notification support…

American super sedan: Cadillac readying Corvette-powered 2016 CTS-V for Detroit debut

Cadillac will reportedly introduce the 2016 CTS-V at the 2015 Detroit Motor Show. Technical details are being kept under wraps but rumors indicate the next CTS-V will be powered by a 640-horsepower 6.2-liter V8 engine borrowed from the Corvette Z06.

Cars

North Korea calls Sony hack claims “groundless slander,” wants investigation

Spokespeople for the U.S. and North Korean governments have had a busy weekend of claim and counter-claim through the press: here's the latest comment from all the key players in the story.

Computing

Microsoft is taking on the tech support scammers

Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against a company it says offered fraudulent technical support over the phone, and is warning users to be vigilant when it comes to fake calls placed over the holidays.

Computing

What browser choice? Microsoft is free again to ignore Internet Explorer rivals in Europe

Microsoft is no longer obligated to display a web browser choice screen in Internet Explorer on the old continent, as a 2009 EU ruling has just expired. What impact will this have on browser use, if any?

Computing

I left Spotify to find the limits of Sony Music Unlimited, and I’m ready to run back

Find out what happened when a long time Spotify user switched to Sony’s Music Unlimited service. How does it fit into the music streaming landscape? Learn all about the highs and lows in this review.

Music

Reddit plans to give out $5 million to its community

Reddit raised $50 million this year and promised to give some of that cash back to its users. Now we know a bit more about how that's going to work, thanks to an official blog posting.

Web

Halo 3: ODST coming to Xbox One as a freebie for Master Chief Collection frustrations

Microsoft and 343 Industries reveal plans to release Halo 3: ODST's campaign on Xbox One, adding that it will be a freebie for those impacted by Halo: The Master Chief Collection's matchmaking troubles.

Gaming

Author Neal Stephenson joins AR upstart Magic Leap as Chief Futurist

Neal Stephenson, the author of science fiction classics like Snow Crash and Cryptonomicon, has joined the augmented reality startup Magic Leap as its Chief Futurist.

Gaming

HP's ElitePad 1000 morphs into anything with the right case, for the wrong price

We review HP’s versatile, aluminum-clad business tablet. Can a slew of accessories help this Atom-powered device stand out in a world of more powerful do-it-all devices?

  • Pros: Attractive design , Excellent build quality , Improved…
  • Cons: Expensive , No real ports without optional jacket…

The dock is dead: Go wireless with one of these great iPhone/iPod speakers

we’ve put together a list our favorite sonic solutions, which leverage wireless streaming via Bluetooth, or Apple’s proprietary Airplay system to take all that rad jive on your iPhone to the next level without ever leaving your pocket.

Home Theater