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SteelSeries' Rival 5 is a solid jack-of-all-trades gaming New! 2021-05-11 09:00:41SteelSeries new mouse, the Rival 5, can handle all your favorite video game genres.

'Pok Pok Playroom' is a handcrafted kids' app New! 2021-05-11 09:00:25Say hello to Pok Pok, a new studio founded by Snowman collaborators.

The best affordable Windows laptops you can buy New! 2021-05-11 08:44:15Here's a list of the best affordable Windows laptops you can buy, as reviewed by Engadget editors.

ASUS ROG goes big with the 16-inch Zephyrus New! 2021-05-11 08:30:20ASUS is ready to debut two new big-screen gaming laptops, the Zephyrus M16 and S17.

Colonial pipeline hackers say they're 'apolitical' and only New! 2021-05-11 07:55:42The Darkside hacking group believed to be behind the rasomware on the Colonial pipeline has said it is "apolitical" in a statement.

The Morning After: Xbox Series X and PS5 New! 2021-05-11 07:25:35After half a year with the new consoles, what do you think of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X?

NVIDIA's RTX 3050 and 3050 Ti bring ray New! 2021-05-11 07:00:58NVIDIA is officially unveiling the RTX 3050 and 3050 Ti. They deliver the ray tracing and AI features from the rest of its RTX line, but with a much l

Razer upgrades its Blade 15 laptop with 11th-gen New! 2021-05-11 07:00:51Razer is launching an upgraded Blade Advanced 15-inch gaming laptop armed with Intel’s latest 11th Gen H-series chips.

Alienware teases new X-Series laptops with exotic cooling New! 2021-05-11 07:00:43Dell has teased an upcoming Alienware laptop lineup called the X-Series offering improved thermal performance using new materials.

NVIDIA's Broadcast app gains echo and video noise New! 2021-05-11 07:00:34NVIDIA has made it easier to remove room echo, sounds of pets and video noise with the latest version of its Broadcast app.

HP boosts its ZBook laptops with new Intel New! 2021-05-11 07:00:25HP is releasing a new range of ZBook work-oriented laptops featuring Intel's latest processors and 4K displays.

Lenovo updates Legion gaming laptops with 11th-gen Intel New! 2021-05-11 07:00:21Lenovo has unveiled a trio of Legion gaming laptops that boast both 11th-generation Intel Core H-series chips as well as NVIDIA's GeForce RTX 3050 gr

Ars Technica » Gear

Apple brass discussed disclosing 128-million iPhone hack, then 2021-05-08 12:10:41Emails entered into Epic Games lawsuit show execs contradicting Apple talking points.

Windows 10 “Sun Valley” will do away with 2021-05-07 17:15:58The results are more subtle than you might expect from a 25+ year visual update.

96% of US users opt out of app 2021-05-07 14:59:47Some of the first data on user behavior exceeds advertisers' worst fears.

Google wants people to use 2FA, so it’s 2021-05-07 12:35:46Non-tech-savvy users always use the defaults, and the default will soon be 2FA.

IBM creates the world’s first 2 nm chip 2021-05-07 07:42:38IBM's new 2 nm process offers transistor density similar to TSMC's next-gen 3 nm.

Paramount+ lifts ViacomCBS to 36 million subs, will 2021-05-06 15:50:22Streaming service commits to one original movie every week.

The Google Assistant is now a Google messaging 2021-05-06 13:59:11"Broadcast" now works on speakers, displays, and phones for your whole family.

US physics lab Fermilab exposes proprietary data for 2021-05-06 13:22:37Exposed systems paved way for researchers to access code, messages, passwords, and more.

Fix for critical Qualcomm chip flaw is making 2021-05-06 06:00:27Higher-end devices made by Google, Samsung, LG, Xiaomi, and OnePlus are affected.

Severe vulnerabilities in Dell firmware update driver found 2021-05-05 19:39:22Dell firmware update driver 2.3 can be exploited to gain kernel-level privilege.

Google tries to resurrect Android tablets with “Entertainment 2021-05-05 18:29:52Google brings a TV-like media-aggregation interface to tablet home screens.

iPhones’ Night Shift feature doesn’t help you sleep 2021-05-05 17:25:57The test was done with iPhones, but many gadgets have a similar feature.

TechCrunch » Gadgets

UK’s IoT ‘security by design’ law will cover 2021-04-20 19:01:23Smartphones will be included in the scope of a planned “security by design” U.K. law aimed at beefing up the security of consumer devices,

Apple brings Touch ID to the Magic Keyboard 2021-04-20 13:47:30Apple has unveiled a new, colorful iMac today with an Apple-designed M1 chip. But that was just part of the story as the company used that opportunity

Deep Science: Introspective, detail-oriented and disaster-chasing AIs 2021-04-20 13:33:09Research papers come out far too frequently for anyone to read them all. That's especially true in the field of machine learning, which now affects p

Watch Apple’s Spring Loaded event light right here 2021-04-20 09:29:56Today, Apple is holding a (virtual) keynote at 10 AM PT (1 PM in New York, 6 PM in London, 7 PM in Paris). And you’ll be able to watch the event

Popl tops $2.7M in sales for its technology 2021-04-19 10:29:52If you’ve spent any time on TikTok lately, then you’ve probably seen a number of Popl’s ads. The startup has been successfully lever

Willo launches its tooth-brushing robot for kids 2021-04-13 09:00:50Are you 100% sure that your children are brushing their teeth properly? A New York-based startup called Willo has been working for several years on a

Grover raises $71M to grow its consumer electronics 2021-04-13 02:32:04A startup tapping into the concept of the circular economy, where people don’t buy items outright but pay an incremental amount to use them temp

WIRED

Why Is It So Hard to Be Evil New! 2021-05-11 08:00:00Sometimes there are too many choices. Most of the time, “good versus evil” isn’t very clear-cut.

Get Your Hands on Some of Our Favorite New! 2021-05-11 07:00:00May is National Masturbation Month, and sales from two of our favorite brands will help you perfect your self-love.

How to Take a Slick, Professional Headshot With New! 2021-05-11 07:00:00Snapping that perfect self-portrait on your phone is a skill. Here’s how to do it, according to the experts.

The Secret Origins of Amazon's Alexa New! 2021-05-11 07:00:00In 2011, Jeff Bezos dreamt up a talking device. But making the virtual assistant sound intelligent proved far more difficult than anyone could have im

4 Rugged French Presses for Your Coffee-Fueled Summer 2021-05-10 14:00:00Whether you're an avid camper or vacation home–renter, try one of these glass-free French presses made for traveling.

The Best Chef’s Knives to Sharpen Your Home 2021-05-10 08:00:00It's the indispensable multi-tool of the kitchen. We sliced and diced our way through meats and veggies to find today's best blades.

How to Use Tech to Capture Your Family 2021-05-10 07:00:00Our elders have rich stories to share. There’s no better time than now to sit down and hit Record.

The Best Camping Gear to Jump-Start Your Adventures 2021-05-09 09:00:00Enjoy nature with WIRED’s favorite outdoor products and essentials.

25 Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gifts on Sale Now 2021-05-09 07:00:00Mom deserves breakfast in bed, but she may like these discounts on WIRED-recommended gear too.

Microsoft’s 15-Inch Surface Laptop 4 Is a Battery 2021-05-08 08:00:00This fourth-gen notebook lacks Thunderbolt and has a spongy keyboard, but it delivers where it matters most.

These 5 Great Weighted Blankets Are on Sale 2021-05-08 07:00:00Weighted blankets are comforting, but they’re usually pricey. We found discounts on one for kids, a model that looks like a cocoon, and more.

Want to Grow Your Own Food? Try a 2021-05-08 07:00:00Today’s home kits are stylish, smart, and easier to use than ever. Here’s how to get started.

Geeky Gadgets

Facebook wants you to read articles before sharing New! 2021-05-11 09:05:25 Facebook has announced that it is adding a new prompt when people share articles that they have not read, many people do this online and some people

RallyHoops outdoor game combines basketball and volleyball New! 2021-05-11 08:44:36 RallyHoops is a new outdoor game that combines both basketball and volleyball, providing a portable sports game that can be played almost anywhere wh

MagSafe charger with minimalist design hits Kickstarter from New! 2021-05-11 08:38:46 iPhone owners looking for a MagSafe charger may be interested in a new design launched via Kickstarter called Pop. The minimalistic MagSafe charger a

Amaxos wireless earbuds designed in Germany from $36 New! 2021-05-11 08:29:57 Amaxos are a pair of new wireless earbuds designed in Germany to provide you with a Bluetooth true wireless earbud experience at an affordable price.

HeatQuake heated massage roller for athletes and everyday New! 2021-05-11 08:13:34 If you are searching for a massage roller you may be interested in the Heat Quake, a self-heating interchangeable sleeve roller massager recently lau

You can add an AirTag to your Apple New! 2021-05-11 08:10:01 If you are one of those people who is always losing your Apple TV remote, there is now a solution, a new 3D printed case that will allow you to attac

AMBER B1 robot arm passes $375,000 on Kickstarter New! 2021-05-11 07:58:43   If you are searching for a new robotic arm would like to get started in robotics then the affordable yet fully featured Amber B1 modular 7-axi

Eurocom Sky Z7 R2 Core i9-11900K upgradable laptop New! 2021-05-11 07:49:30 Eurocom has this week unveiled a new addition to their range of powerful laptops in the form of the EUROCOM Sky Z7 R2, based on the Intel Z590 Expres

New MSI creator and gaming laptops unveiled New! 2021-05-11 07:46:49 MSI has today introduced a new range of creative and gaming laptops offering the power