• CES 2012: Gadget video sneak peek

    Posted January 4, 2012 - 1:31 pm

    13 cool gadgets we'll see at next week's consumer gadget-a-thon.
  • Gadget gift guide 2011

    Posted December 20, 2011 - 10:44 am

    Our own Indiana Shaw goes through more than just the temple of doom to find gifts suitable for you or other techies on your list. Just like his more famous archeologist cousin who digs up ancient artifacts and treasures from around the globe, Indiana Shaw scours the globe and the Internet to dig up the greatest technology treasures.
  • 20 cool gifts for geeks

    Posted November 26, 2011 - 9:14 am

    Hard to believe, but once again it's time to put together our holiday wish lists. Here are 20 of our favorite products submitted and tested and "Cool Yule Elf" approved.
  • 12 futuristic movie gadgets we need right now

    Posted October 20, 2011 - 8:08 am

    These movie gadgets may be fictional, but they sure are awesome. Isn't it about time we start seeing this stuff in the real world?
  • 30 ridiculously dumb tech warning labels

    Posted June 23, 2011 - 4:28 pm

    Tech products have some really stupid disclaimers. Here are 30 of the worst we've seen.
  • 9 DIY projects for the crafty geek

    Posted June 20, 2011 - 4:01 pm

    Have you ever looked at the dust settling on your workbench and thought, "this weekend, I'm going to use this bench and make something cool"? Here are nine ideas worth trying.
  • Start a revolution with your personal tech

    Posted March 22, 2011 - 1:50 pm

    There's no iPhone app for deposing Gaddafi or swapping out Mubarak, but your everyday tech gadgets and Web services can definitely help. Here's how to use your PC to organize your fellow citizens to rise up (or maybe just come to your Neighborhood Watch meeting).
  • What a girl wants: 25 techie gifts for your Valentine

    Posted February 11, 2011 - 9:32 am

    There's still plenty of time to shop for your Valentine, and you don't even have to leave your desk to buy one of these 25 tech-inspired gifts.
  • 15 hot solar-powered gadgets

    Posted January 27, 2011 - 9:24 am

    Electronics don't have to be powered by a plug--check out these sun-powered gadgets.
  • Tech fails of 2011: It's never too soon to admit defeat

    Posted January 26, 2011 - 3:41 pm

    The year ahead of us will see technology that no-one could ever have predicted in 1950. Smartphones that are as powerful as computers. 3D television. Touch screen tablets galore. But there will also be some spectacular failures. Here are some products we're pretty sure have no future.
  • The best tech holiday gifts under $200

    Posted December 17, 2010 - 5:19 pm

    If you have two Benjamins to spend on holiday gear for a loved one (or even yourself), you have a range of choices--including robots, kooky Japanese watches, great graphics boards, brightly colored USB 3.0 storage, and more.
  • From Pong to Furby, games and gadgets of holidays past

    Posted December 3, 2010 - 9:48 am

    This holiday season's biggest gifts -- the e-readers, tablets and digital games techies and kids are clamoring for -- are the result of 40 years of innovation. We take a look back at some of the biggest breakthroughs in tech gadgets from the '70s, '80s and '90s.
  • Cool Yule favorites: 15 techie gifts we like

    Posted November 23, 2010 - 8:30 am

    The Top Picks from the Cool Yule Elves from 2010
  • 10 offbeat gift ideas: 2010 edition

    Posted November 23, 2010 - 8:00 am

    Unique Gift Ideas seen across the Interwebs.
  • 9 Great gadgets for wherever inspiration strikes

    Posted November 10, 2010 - 11:17 am

    Having a "lightbulb" moment is terrific, but what good is it if you can't record your thoughts? Read on to see how some simple (and ridiculously complex) devices can help you be prepared for the moment inspiration strikes.
  • Ghoulish gadgets: cool Halloween tech

    Posted October 11, 2010 - 8:00 am

    Some would say that Halloween is not a techie-type holiday. To those people I, and the creative (read: demented) makers of these gadgets, say "Boo!"
  • Attack of the Killer Gadgets

    Posted September 15, 2010 - 10:53 am

    On many mornings, Ji Kim loads his backpack with three Apple devices--an iPhone, an iPad, and a MacBook Pro--before he taking the bus to his downtown San Francisco office. When giving presentations from his laptop, he uses his iPhone to access data from the Internet so as not to mess with the PowerPoint slides. Sometimes towards the end of the day, he'll carry those same devices to the quiet solitude of a café near his house so he can finish off some work uninterrupted.
  • 12 Ways the Tech Industry Is Screwing You

    Posted September 8, 2010 - 11:28 am

    You can't install the apps you want on your smartphone. You can't play the movies you bought on your PC. You can't even walk into a store without getting upsold, enrolled, restocked, and recalled. Welcome to the world of tech in 2010, where your phone doesn't work--and companies tell you that "you're holding it wrong."
  • Back-to-school tech bargains: Week 4

    Posted August 24, 2010 - 8:00 am

    This week we're back with 9 more of the best tech specials the web has to offer.
  • The back-to-school shopping list goes hi-tech

    Posted August 20, 2010 - 7:49 am

    No more pencils, no more books...
  • Underwater love, Part 2: 5 more cool gadgets for the wet set

    Posted August 17, 2010 - 8:00 am

    We're back with more awesome tech for the pool, the beach, and 20,000 leagues under the sea ... and this time it's personal.
  • Where the Gadgets Are: Top Tech-Consuming States

    Posted August 16, 2010 - 8:00 am

    Which state is leading the nation in iPad sales and which boasts the most laptops? Hint: California is the wrong answer to both questions. Read on for a look at where consumers are leading the gadget charge and where they're hanging back.
  • Back to school tech bargains: Week 3

    Posted August 16, 2010 - 8:00 am

    Don't let the marketing fool you, back to school sales aren't just for students anymore.
  • Spies Like Us: Spy Gear for Your Inner Secret Agent

    Posted August 12, 2010 - 8:00 am

    These cool (and possibly useful) gadgets would dazzle James Bond!
  • Back to school bargains IT pros will love: Week 2

    Posted August 10, 2010 - 10:00 am

    Don't let the marketing fool you, back to school sales aren't just for students anymore. This week we're back with 9 more of the best tech specials the web has to offer.
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