MacBook Air (2018) review

Apple doesn’t concern itself much with what people think its devices “ought” to be like. From missing headphone jacks to shallow keyboards, the company makes a ton of money doing what it thinks is right — not listening directly to fans. That is, until Apple announced it would resurrect the dusty MacBook Air brand. It’s […]


AirSelfie 2 review

When it comes to selfies, there are generally two ways to get that perfect shot. You can either use the outstretched arm method, or you can enlist the help of a selfie stick. However, thanks to miracles of modern technology, we now have a third option for snapping pictures of ourselves: selfie drones. In the […]


Apple Mac Mini (2018) Review

Believe it or not, Apple’s Mac Mini is 13 years old, making it the second oldest product line still in Apple’s portfolio. It even outdates the MacBook Pro, which didn’t appear until 2006. Unlike the MacBook Pro, however, the Mini was neglected. A quick updated followed the original, but the third-gen didn’t appear until 2010. […]


iPad Pro (2018) review

Apple’s 2018 iPad Pro is an impressive workhorse of a tablet, with stunning performance and tablet-optimized iOS apps that make it a fantastic entertainment machine. As the “Pro” moniker suggests, this is undoubtedly a tablet for professionals, and most people will find the $ 330 iPad to be more than sufficient. At a starting price […]


HTC U12 Life review

Things are not going well for HTC’s mobile division. The buttonless design of the HTC U12 Plus was a flop and poor sales in general have led to layoffs. The innovative Android pioneer is on the ropes and in need of a hit. We loved last year’s HTC U11 Life, which distilled its flagship sibling’s features […]


Huawei Mate 20 Pro review

Research Center: Huawei Mate 20 Pro The Huawei Mate series has evolved hugely over the last few years, perhaps more so than any other smartphone model out there. Look back at the Huawei Mate 9: While capable and impressive for the day, it was one of the least visually exciting phones ever made. Compared to […]

Gears & Gadgets

Garmin Vivosmart 4 review: An affordable band for easy fitness, SpO2 data

Enlarge Valentina Palladino Fitness tech companies, particularly Fitbit and Garmin, want to monitor the level of oxygen in your blood. It’s a metric that could help spot signs of sleep apnea and other breathing-related problems, so companies have been scrambling to perfect their SpO2 sensors and incorporate this data into their ecosystems in a meaningful […]