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    Barbie Is Running For President

    Finally, a candidate we can endorse! Barbie was at the 2016 New York Toy Fair to formally announce that she’s throwing her tiny hat into the ring to become the leader of the free world. We unironically could do worse. Presidential candidate Barbie is coming in a two-doll set, which includes the candidate herself in […]

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    Barbie Hello Dreamhouse is Barbie’s First Smart House

    You’ll probably remember Hello Barbie from last year, if for no other reason than she seemed to make a bunch of people really mad. Well, the quasi-cyborg Barbie of last year wasn’t at the 2016 New York Toy Fair last weekend, but Mattel hasn’t given up on the Hello thing. This year, they brought along […]

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    RC Hoverboard Barbie Flies on a Real Hoverboard

    Ugh, of course Barbie would get a real, honest hoverboard before the rest of us. Here at the New York Toy Fair, Mattel is demonstrating the Barbie Star Light Adventure RC Hoverboard, and no, there are absolutely no wheels involved. You can see from the video what the deal is — Barbie’s basically hitching a […]

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    These Sample Photos Taken With Sony’s G Master Lenses Will Blow You Away

    While we hesitate to use the word ‘affordable’ for a $1,000 camera, we have to admit that Sony is competing on price pretty well with the a6300, which they unveiled today in New York. The new mirrorless interchangeable lens camera improves on the cheaper a6000 model, adding a better sensor, more auto-focus and contrast detection […]

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    Barbie Finally Gets a Realistic Curvy Body Makeover

    After decades of criticism over Barbie’s body shape, Mattel is finally ready to reveal several new body types with more realistic proportions. Curvy, petite, and tall versions of Barbie will now be sold alongside the classic doll, beginning a new and very uncertain era for the brand as it tries to stay relevant to a […]

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    Isaac Mizrahi Jumps On The Smartwatch Bandwagon

    Last week, we took a look at a new smartwatch HP and Titan introduced in India. Called the JUXT, that watch combined an analog watch face with a small digital display set behind the hands for displaying messages, notifications, and fitness information. JUXT was meant as a luxury option for men, but today, HP is […]

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    VTech’s Cordless Phone Monitors Your Home With Sensors

    As smart home technology is finding its way into more and more lives, many of us are left unsure about what home monitoring solution is the best for us and our homes. With so many different solutions available, it can feel very overwhelming to find a smart home system that works for you. With simplicity […]

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    Withings Go Is An Affordable Activity Tracker Rocking An E-Ink Display

    Given the considerable success Pebble has had with e Ink wearables, it’s a little surprising we’ve seen so few other companies go that route. That might change this year, as Withings has announced Go, a new fitness tracker with an e Ink display and an eight-month battery life. It’s not a fully-fledged smartwatch, but it […]

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    Speck Pocket VR Transforms Your Phone Into A Portable VR Machine

    With Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR, and the HTC Vive on the horizon, it’s safe to say that 2016 is going to be the year of virtual reality. But, past the giants who will really start pushing the envelope, there’s a second tier of simpler gadgets that use smartphones to power lighter VR entertainment experiences — […]

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    Braven’s BRV-BANK PRO LE is A Tough, Modular Battery Pack With Lots of Tricks

    Braven is bringing a couple of their products together into one handy device that looks like it’ll be the last word on external battery packs for outdoors enthusiasts. The BRV-BANK PRO LE takes (and improves) the ruggedness of the original BRV-BANK while adding the modular features of their BRV-PRO rugged speaker. And, from the sounds […]

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    LaCie Chromé Could Be Their Most Luxurious Hard Drive Ever

    It’s pretty hard to make storage interesting when the bulk of people probably make their purchasing decisions based on whatever happens to be on sale at the time, but Seagate always manages to spice things up come CES time. Their LaCie brand has a long history of storage drives-as-art, and this year is no different. […]

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    Lenovo Teams Up With Razer for Some Powerful New Gaming Devices

    Now that Major League Gaming is a pretty well-established force, the market for gaming PCs seems to be exploding — something along the lines of everyone wanting to be like whoever the Michael Jordan of MLG is. That’s continuing during CES 2016, with Lenovo introducing a couple devices in partnership with gaming specialist Razer, along […]

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    Lenovo Vibe S1 Lite Smartphone Can Take Selfies In The Dark

    Lenovo isn’t as well-known for their smartphones, but they do churn them out, and they’re usually pretty good for selfies. They’re staying on that train at CES 2016 with the Vibe S1 Lite a mid-range smartphone that can take top-tier selfies. The Vibe S1 Lite is the follow-up to the Vibe S1, which Lenovo launched […]

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    Lenovo’s Ideacentre 610S Is a Compact Home PC with Projector

    It seems like Lenovo’s way of setting their products apart is to just stick a projector on everything — not that we’re complaining! This year at CES 2016, Lenovo is releasing a true media center of a PC in the Ideacentre 610S, a desktop that combines multimedia power with a projector that can turn a […]

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    Carbon Fiber YOGA 900S Is World’s Thinnest Convertible Laptop

    Just this past October, Lenovo announced the Yoga 900, their latest flagship 2-in-1 with the unique watchband 360-degree hinge that allows for thinner than usual devices. At CES 2016, they’re releasing a special edition of that notebook called the Yoga 900S, and it’s being targeted at travelers and on-the-go workers looking for lighter loads at […]

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    Lenovo IdeaPad 710S is a Notebook That Won’t Break Your Back or Your Wallet

    Frequent travelers love getting lightweight laptops that are easy to carry through airports or down city streets — problem is, those lightweight laptops either sacrifice battery life and power or come in at a high price because of all the engineering required. Lenovo is introducing the Ideapad 710S at CES 2016 this week, a notebook […]

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    Thermo Is A Wi-Fi Connected Temporal Thermometer

    The days of temperature readings requiring a stick and an orifice are over. To the delight of kids everywhere and pretty much everyone, the future of taking temperature is on your temple, and Withings is at CES 2016 helping to make that future the present. Thermo is a new Wi-Fi thermometer capable of reliably taking […]

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    Knomo’s Drop & Go Is an Ultra-Fast Battery Charging Pocket

    When we saw that Knomo would be at CES 2016 with new bags, we knew they wouldn’t disappoint. With a history of tech-friendly, fashion-forward handbags and backpacks, Knomo knows how to make the tech lifestyle more convenient and stylish, and that doesn’t change with the Drop & Go, a new pocket that will soon be […]