Tech & Gear

  • Unsubscriber: App Makes Hay Out of Unwanted Subscriptions

    Unsubscriber: App Makes Hay Out of Unwanted Subscriptions

    It’s a problem that’s probably been around almost as long as the internet itself: Inboxes clogged with unwanted newsletters, “special offers,” and other assorted bits of detritus. With spam filters being as advanced as they are now, you could probably free yourself of all this junk mail if you just took the time to sit […]

  • Sennheiser Momentum Wireless Headphones

    Sennheiser Momentum Wireless Headphones

    When it comes to headphones, Sennheiser might not be as trendy as other brands, but they’re pretty much unmatched in the field of quality (this isn’t just BS, I’m wearing a pair as I write this). Now, the brand has unveiled a followup to their Momentum model headphones that subtracts the sometimes unsightly and cumbersome […]

  • Sling TV: New TV Subscription Service From Dish Network

    Sling TV: New TV Subscription Service From Dish Network

    Anyone who’s ever paid a cable bill has probably wished that they could just pay for the channels they want to watch, and not bother with all those channels they have no interest in. Some might point out that if it weren’t for the “pay for everything” cable subscription model, most of your favorite channels […]

  • Cannador: “Premium Storage for the (Marijuana) Connoisseur”

    Cannador: “Premium Storage for the (Marijuana) Connoisseur”

    As the United States continues the slow journey towards absolute decriminalization of marijuana, more and more companies are coming out of the woodwork (so to speak) to meet new consumer demands. The latest is Cannador, a classy solution to the problem of storing your weed – provided you live somewhere where such substances are already […]

  • Sengled Boost: LED Light Bulbs Also Boost WiFi

    Sengled Boost: LED Light Bulbs Also Boost WiFi

    The march of technology has been especially unforgiving to old-fashion light bulbs lately, but now there’s a light bulb that does more than just illuminate a room. It’s the Sengled Boost, an LED light bulb that also boosts your WiFi signal. The Sengled Boost is designed to deal with the problem of WiFi “black zones,” […]

  • Sony Walkman Hi-Res Digital Music Player (Photos)

    Sony Walkman Hi-Res Digital Music Player (Photos)

    Over the holiday break I had a pretty amusing exchange with a friend of the family who referred to a “Walkman” as if it were a currently relevant device. We all laughed at her for being out of touch with technology, but it turns out she was just slightly ahead of her time, since the […]

  • Seagate Seven: World’s Thinnest Portable Hard Drive (Video)

    Seagate Seven: World’s Thinnest Portable Hard Drive (Video)

    I’ve said it before and I will almost certainly say it again: Technology continues to get smaller and smaller, almost every day. The latest milestone is a portable hard drive from Seagate, which is purportedly the thinnest in the world. It’s the Seagate Seven, so named for its scant seven millimeter width. The Seagate Seven […]

  • Avegant Glyph Headphones Have Built-In VR Helmet

    Avegant Glyph Headphones Have Built-In VR Helmet

    I think there’s a good chance that everyone reading this has, at one time or another in their lives, flipped their headphones over their eyes and pretended to be either Cyclops from the X-Men or LeVar Burton from Star Trek. Now, there’s a product that actually gives users a practical reason to do this – […]

  • Stanley Mountain Vacuum Food System

    Stanley Mountain Vacuum Food System

    If you’re a regular camper or outdoorsman, you know the problems that can accompany food, pots, and pans out in the wild. They can get dirty, your food can get hot if you want to eat it cold, cold if you want to eat it hot. But many of these problems are accounted for and […]

  • Casio G-Shock January 2015 Release Slate

    Casio G-Shock January 2015 Release Slate

    Watch fans and style obsessives alike always seem to find something worthwhile in every new slate of Casio G-Shock releases. And now that the latest crop of watches has been unveiled by Casio, we know that’s still the case for the Casio G-Shock January 2015 release slate. The Casio G-Shock January 2015 release slate is […]