It’s time for AMD, Intel, and Nvidia to call a truce on the performance arms race and focus on sustainability and efficiency

Today is Earth Day, and it’s as good a time as any to think about the way we use technology and how we can use it better and more sustainably given the myriad challenges it represents to our environment. Major computer manufacturers like Acer, Apple, Dell, HP, Lenovo, and many others have all started moving … Read more

Your perception of time is skewed by what you see

Previous research has shown that our perception of time is linked to our senses.Credit: Karol Serewis/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty How the brain processes visual information — and its perception of time — is heavily influenced by what we’re looking at, a study has found. In the experiment, participants perceived the amount of time they had spent looking … Read more

I love my Amazon Kindle but foldable phones have convinced me its time is up – here’s why

Smartphones have replaced a truly astounding number of things in everyday life, from cameras to calculators, and alarm clocks to wallets; and, based on the current state of foldables, ereaders – such as Amazon‘s ever-popular Kindle line – could be next. The ereader is a great product in its own right, able to store an entire library’s worth … Read more

Nothing Ear and Nothing Ear (a) Review: Third Time, Still Charming

Not everything needs to reinvent the wheel. Iterating on products year over year has produced some of the best wireless headphones money can buy, and that’s precisely the route Nothing is going with its latest earbuds, the Nothing Ear and Nothing Ear (a). Sure, at its founding the company vowed to do so much more … Read more

Humane AI Pin review roundup: an undercooked flop that’s way ahead of its time

The Humane AI Pin is a fascinating little device for gadget fans. If you missed its reveal in November 2023, it’s a tiny wearable computer with a built-in AI assistant, camera, and a little projector that blasts its UI onto your hand. Unfortunately, it’s also pretty terrible, according to the internet’s first reviews, which have … Read more

Is this the best time ever for iPhone deals at Verizon? Multiple devices are free without the need for an annoying trade

If you’ve been eying up an iPhone at Verizon, right now is a great time to consider picking up a deal. As well as several large trade-in rebates from the carrier, there are also an increasing number of promotions not tied to that usual criteria. For example, right now, you don’t need a trade-in to … Read more

Frase review: empowering content creators one user at a time

Having the best website in the world is useless if people can’t find it. SEO (Search Engine Optimization) tools are digital platforms or utilities designed to improve websites’ visibility in search engine results. These tools optimize your website’s content for search engines using techniques such as keyword research, backlink analysis, and site audits.  Modern digital … Read more

AirPower Prototype Seen Charging Apple Watch for First Time

A prototype of Apple’s ill-fated AirPower wireless charger has been seen charging an Apple Watch for the first time. ‌AirPower‌ was an Apple-designed charging mat designed to charge Qi-based iPhones, the Apple Watch, and ‌AirPods‌ that the company announced in September 2017 alongside the iPhone X. ‌AirPower‌ was designed so that users could place an … Read more

Samsung’s not coming out with a smart display any time soon, but still wants “screens everywhere” in your home

With screen fatigue at an all-time high, the prospect of a smart home with even more screens might sound counterintuitive – but I think Samsung is onto something with its new ‘screens everywhere’ approach to smart appliances.  During its global launch event on 3 April, Samsung demonstrated a host of new smart appliances, including some … Read more