Opinion
Home Theater

Sony’s new premium-only TV strategy is either crazy or genius 1:20

Sony only brought two new televisions to CES 2016 this year, but they were both outstanding. Sony is shooting for a premium-only paradigm, opting for a program that prioritizes quality over quantity. But will the strategy work?
Opinion

It’s official: Las Vegas throws a better auto show than Detroit

The Detroit Auto Show has always held prestige, but this year, the tech world's biggest trade show may have displaced it. Major automakers debuted better cars and better car tech at CES in Las Vegas than they did a week later in Detroit.
Wearables

Why smart clothes, not watches, are the future of wearables

For wearables to go mainstream, they need to look good and do more than count your steps. Smart clothes are the perfect solution to the wearable problem. They'll make you look stylish, not like a cyborg.
Cars

The next 10 years in car tech will make the last 30 look like just a warm-up

Cars of the future won’t take flight, but they will do a lot of things on their own. We explore how smart cars actually will become by the year 2021.
Computing

The laptop I’m bringing to Las Vegas for CES might surprise you

Choosing the right laptop for CES is as important as picking comfortable shoes, and there were plenty of options. The system that made the cut probably isn't the one you expect.
Computing

After years of stumbling, 2-in-1 laptops will finally find their stride in 2016

2-in-1s have long been criticized for compromise, either on power or portability, but manufacturers have worked hard to refine them, giving reason to believe 2016 will be the year they finally grab a mainstream audience.
Computing

3 computer companies that killed it in 2015 (plus 3 that biffed it)

2015 saw the release of several impressive, important products, but the market overall continued to shrink, and many have suffered. Few have managed to improve their hardware and software despite the PC's stormy waters.
Cars

5 resolutions car companies should make for 2016 (listen up, VW)

We think automakers should follow our example and make new year's resolutions, so we’ve taken the liberty of offering a few suggestions of how they can improve their image, the environment, and their products.
Computing

Can an iPad Pro replace your laptop? Here’s what happened when we tried it

Apple makes a lot of claims about the revolutionary power of the iPad Pro, but a day in the life of one of my systems is no day at the beach. Does the over-sized tablet really have the power to replace your laptop?
Computing

Why Valve’s Steam Machines are in big trouble right now

Between the restrictive OS and the confusing assortment of compatibility questions, Valve's Steam Machine experiment is struggling to find an audience, despite piggybacking off the company's insanely successful Steam software.
Opinion

John McAfee: As the dark Web bubbles up to the mainstream, hacking just got easier

The dark web consists of overlay networks that use the same infrastructure as the public web but require special tools and knowledge to access. Both lay beyond the casual reach of the typical Internet user.