Tech & Science
This Week's Edition
Gadget Lust: Spring Round-up!
Better toys for big girls and boys.
Gadget Lust: The Pedego Electric Bike Makes Exercise Look (and Feel) Easy
The Pedego Electric Bike is a colorful, sleek-looking beach cruiser with a battery-pack that allows one to decide when and how much one should exercise.
Gadget Lust: April Music’s Aura Note V2 Will Eat Your iPod for Breakfast
The multitasking music machine takes one back in time to when dynamics, tone-color and stereo imagery were more important than portability and streaming.
Grammy Smackdown: Kanye’s Right About Beck’s Snoozer of an Album
From the sound of Beck’s limp and languid Morning Phase album, nary a bead of perspiration was shed in the making.
Hits of the CES Gadget Parade
The gizmos that have a fighting chance at capturing the interest of the shortest attention span generation that has ever walked the earth.
Audi's Driverless Car Is Even Cooler Than David Hasselhoff
What effect did the prophetic “Knight Rider” series have on Audi's self-driving automobiles? This, and other burning questions, at CES.
CES: A Byte-Sized Preview
A dispatch from a 1980s-themed three-hour preview of the technology on view at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Gadget Lust: Last-Minute Swag For The Top of Your Holiday Gift List
Here are a few emergency gifting strategies before fleeting goodwill is replaced by post-new year misanthropy.
Gadget Lust: Santa’s Got a Brand New Bag of High-Tech Gifts
The following techno-gadget-y items will surely warm the hearts of your family, friends or foes one must abide for diplomacy’s sake.
Gadget Lust: Can You Wrap Your Head—and Ears—Around a ‘Thinking Music Player’?
The new Wi-Fi-powered Aether Cone, $399, a combination speaker/playlist curator (the company calls it a “thinking music player”) purports to know your musical taste as well as you do, if not better.
Gadget Lust: Make Your Smartphone Even Smarter, Sound Even Better
One must keep up with the Caesars and seek out the latest peripherals, assuming you too use your cellphone for everything but actually talking
Gadget Lust: Dream Ice Cream Maker Lets You Churn Out 31,000 Flavors
With Cuisinart’s ICE-100 Ice Cream and Gelato Maker ($299.00), one can let caprice be one’s sole guide in life
A Muscle Car That’ll Make Your Heart Go Boom! Boom!
Detroit may be dying, but the new Dodge Charger SXT is a sexy splash of urban renewal
Lenovo Tries Yoga to Relax Your Tablet Stress
Lenovo’s Yoga Tablet 10 HD+ not only boasts an 18-hour battery life but stands up proudly on a sleekly concealed kickstand
Big Boy Toys: Shake Some Righteous Golf Booty for Father’s Day
What better way to honor the old paterfamilias than to regale him with golf gifts on Father's Day?
High-End Wireless Speakers for Air Guitar Stars
High-end wireless speakers for the air guitar rock god
Big Boy Toys: Encore 'Radio' Makes the World Your Jukebox
A humble little device delivers 18,000 radio stations from around the globe
Big Boy Toys: The Samsung Galaxy S5 Is Calling Me
Calling the Samsung Galaxy S5 a phone is like referring to a Ferrari Testarossa as a horseless carriage
Big Boy Toys: Sony's a6000 Is a Camera for Enthusiasts With Some High-End Features
Sony takes dead aim at “enthusiasts” who eschew the entry-level snapshooters
Big Boy Toys: Born to be Wild on a Stella Automatic 125 Scooter
It may not be Brando in The Wild One, but the Stella Automatic 125 is a pretty great ride