Buying Guides

5 high-tech showerheads that will change the way you bathe

The only thing your shower head must do is provide hot water and decent pressure, but that's not the only thing your shower head can do. These bathroom fixtures are capable of doing everything from playing music to monitoring water…

Buying a laptop: Everything you need to know, and maybe a little you don’t 2:11

In 2016 laptops are still going strong. Whether you need a slim device for traveling or a top-of-the-line rig for gaming, our guide will make your purchase a bit easier.

Sky-high electricity bill? Four ways to measure home energy consumption

Want to measure the energy and electricity your house uses? We have the best ways to do it, from meters to apps, depending on how much time and effort you want to put into it.

We're lovin' these toaster ovens that do way more than brown bread

Are you looking for a toaster oven that can make jerky or steam vegetables? Do you need a dedicated countertop appliance for making pizza? Fortunately, these seven toaster ovens provide a wide swath of functionality, allowing you to do more…
Health & Fitness

The best biking gear of 2016

Every passing year sees a fresh lineup of commuter gear for cyclists. This year's notable additions? A smart bell, a smart speedometer, and a titanium folding lock. If you're looking for a new ride, there are even smart bikes with as much…
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Water jet cutters, magnet cables, and more

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
Virtual Reality

Ready to take the plunge into VR? These are the only headsets worth buying

Virtual reality is finally going mainstream, but which headset is right for your needs? Check out a few of our favorites, whether you want the best of the best or a budget-based alternative that's specifically designed for your mobile…

Why Kobo's little-known Aura One is a better ebook reader than the Kindle

If you're a bookworm, an ebook reader can be an important part of your life, one that allows you to read your books whenever and wherever you'd like. But which should you get? Here are five of our favorite models, whether you prefer…

25 cases and covers to protect your shiny, new Galaxy S7

We take a look at the some of the best Galaxy S7 cases and covers to help you safeguard your new Samsung phone. Find a style that suits you and protect your S7 from damage.

15 best LG G4 cases and covers to protect your new phone

Want to protect your LG G4 from scratches, bumps, and tumbles? Looking for a new style to match your new wardrobe? Well, then you need a decent case. Step inside for a closer look at the best LG G4 cases and covers currently on the market.

From hot rods to budget sleepers, our favorite desktops can handle anything

Laptops are overrated! Experience the benefits offered by one of our favorite desktop PCs, whether you're in need of a budget solution or a fire-breathing, $4,000 premium gaming rig.

Transform your desktop into a concert hall with these computer speakers

Not sure which PC speakers work best with your computer? Here are a few of our current favorites, whether you're working on a tight budget or looking to rattle your workstation with top-of-the-line audio components.