Gadget Lab Podcast: Disney, Netflix, and Facebook

August 11, 2017 at 6:43 pm 0 comments

This week: Disney ditches Netflix, bundles await, and Facebook makes TV now.

Buy This Song Now. It's the Best 99 Cents You'll Spend All Week

August 11, 2017 at 5:10 pm 0 comments

This song will jump to the top of your iPhone’s library. It’s just 10 minutes of silence.

Best Student Deals on Laptops, Entertainment, Software, and More

August 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

All you need is that .edu email address to save cash on everything from laptops to train tickets.

How Your Phone Number Became the Only Username That Matters

August 10, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

Guard it with your life, because it is your life.

Foursquare May Have Grown Up, But the Check-In Still Matters

August 9, 2017 at 3:00 pm 0 comments

With updates to the Swarm app, Foursquare hopes to gather even more data about where people spend their time and money.

Anker’s Genie Is Just Like the Echo Dot, Only Cheaper

August 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

The Chinese company is launching a $35 version of the Echo Dot smart speaker, powered by Amazon’s Alexa.

Disney’s ‘Magic Bench’ Fixes AR’s Biggest Blind Spot

August 8, 2017 at 1:00 pm 0 comments

Forget the clunky headset. All this brain-bending experience asks of you is that you take a seat.

Here’s Proof That Commuter Bikes Don’t Have to Suck

August 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

New York company Priority loads its bikes up with features while keeping costs down.

Google's New Algorithm Makes Your Photos Perfect—Before You Take Them

August 7, 2017 at 12:00 pm 0 comments

Snap a photo and the neural network can identify exactly how to make it look better in a 20th of a millisecond.

The Nintendo Switch Is the Future of Gadget Design

August 6, 2017 at 11:00 am 0 comments

This console can become something much greater than Nintendo ever imagined, because anyone who wants to can build both software and hardware to improve it.