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    LG G6 Review: Insanely Great

    LG has a problem. Despite some great products, it continues to play second fiddle to fellow Korean giant Samsung. This is particularly true with phones. Last year’s G5 wasn’t a bad flagship, but LG’s modular approach made too many compromises in areas that really mattered, like materials and build quality. The result was a gimmicky […]

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    Everything New Coming to Netflix in April

    The weather is improving, but that hardly means you need to make as drastic of a step as going outside (you can wait until Pokémon Go becomes good again for that). Netflix has a red hot April ahead, with plenty of great movies and binge material to keep us in bed all weekend. Don’t forget to […]

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    Nintendo Switch Review

    It’s been about a week since Nintendo’s hybrid handheld/home console, the Switch, shipped out. One of many units came to my doorstep, and since then, I’ve been playing it as much as this job allows me to (so, more than I should, but let’s keep that between us). The pressure was on for Nintendo coming […]

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    13 Girl Power Shows on Netflix Right Now That Will Inspire You

    Netflix is absolutely killing it right now and it is there female-led, girl power focused shows that are really leading the way. At their last quarterly earnings report it was revealed that in the United States, Netflix added 1.93 million subscribers, compared with the average estimate of 1.44 million. This year the company plans to […]

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    13 Big Hits and Misses for Nintendo Over the Years

    A lot of us (full disclosure: me included) got a package last weekend or headed to the nearest store that does video games — the Switch, Nintendo’s latest video game console, is here. It’s not in the Guinness Book of World Records (I guess, I didn’t check), but if there was a record for most […]

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    10 Awesome Toys Worth Being on Your Radar: Best of Toy Fair 2017

    The innovation that comes out of Toy Fair each year never ceases to amaze us. And for 2017, Toy Fair was once again full of wonders. We especially appreciated that so many new toys offer a STEM educational component to them, all helping to make learning fun. And, without further ado, here are our best of Toy […]

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    Playing to Code: 8 Awesome Toys That Teach Kids to Code

    Learning to code is quickly becoming of the new “musts” for a child’s education. “Reading, ‘Riting and ‘Rithmetic” is quickly being upstaged by the new kid in town. Walking the show floor at the NY Toy Fair this week gave us a good sense of the imaginative and varied ways to learn about coding while […]

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    Rebecca Minkoff Talks To Us About Her Smart Bags: INTERVIEW

    It’s only February and already designer Rebecca Minkoff is having an incredible year. The co-founder, with her brother Uri Minkoff, and head designer of her namesake brand, raked in more than $100 million in sales last year. This is due in large part to Minkoff always being on the cutting edge of technology and seamlessly […]

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    15 Things You Should Know About Riverdale

    Tonight Riverdale premieres on the CW. Now yes, the title of the show shares a name with the same fictional town featured in the classic Archie comic books, but that’s about where the similarities end. This series is way more Pretty Little Liars than old jalopies. First of all, it revolves around the grisly murder […]

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    22 Ridiculous Yet Delicious Food Trends

    It’s a brand new year, which means the quietly cool foods of last year are about to become Instagram superstars. Some sound and look pretty ridiculous, but annoyingly enough, we have to admit they are quite delicious too. So what will be the avocado roses and rainbow bagels of 2017? Let’s find out! Unicorn Lattes It […]

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    The Top Picks of CES 2017

    As is tradition, the tech industry is ringing in the new year in Vegas. CES 2017 is just wrapping up, and we’ve been roaming the booths trying to find the coolest tech coming to store shelves this year and beyond. While this year had a heavy emphasis on smart home devices (Alexa controls your life […]

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    ZTE’s Crowdsourced Phone Design Will Be Released as the Hawkeye

    Remember that wild-looking winner of ZTE’s crowdsourced CSX project? Well, the final design is a little more subdued, but ZTE is making good on making it a reality. The result of the design process and ZTE’s refinements is called the Hawkeye, and it can be preordered on Kickstarter starting today for $200. We’re a little […]

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    Lenovo Enters the Smart Home With Their Own Alexa-Enabled Smart Assistant

    Amazon’s immense success moving Alexa devices during the holiday probably didn’t come as a surprise to anyone in the tech industry. It certainly didn’t come as a surprise to Lenovo — they’ve been working with Amazon to create their own smart home speaker, and they’re showing it off at CES 2017. The Smart Assistant is, essentially, […]

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    The ThinkPad X1 Family Gets Revamped for 2017

    Last year at CES, Lenovo expanded the ThinkPad X1 line into the flagship X1 Carbon laptop, the X1 Yoga 2-in-1, and the X1 Tablet slate PC. All three devices are getting a refresh at CES 2017, and while they all appear much the same as last year’s models, there are some hardware upgrades and helpful […]

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    Lenovo’s 500 Multimedia Controller is a Wireless Windows 10 Keyboard That Fits in Your Hands

    With larger Windows 10 all-in-one PCs like the Surface Studio primed to become entertainment centers and possible TV replacements for cord cutters, a proper remote control is needed. While there will probably be better and better apps for this, those looking for a physical solution need only look to Lenovo. At CES 2017, they’re debuting […]