Is Valve's Steam Controller ready for prime time?

Valve's odd new controller is meant to solve the "PC gaming from the couch" problem, but it still feels like a work in progress

11/06/15

Why Sony's new In-Ear Stereo Headset sounds like the best solution for console voice chat

Why Sony's new In-Ear Stereo Headset sounds like the best solution for console voice chat

The only real downsides are the price and the lack of a North American launch date.

11/05/15

Hands-on with CBS All Access, the future home of Star Trek

With all the fuss around the news that a new Star Trek series would be available exclusively on CBS's $6/month streaming service, I decided it was time to check the service out.

11/04/15

CBS is using a new Star Trek TV series to try to lure us onto their All Access streaming service

Let's not lose the forest for the trees, though: new Star Trek TV series! Woohoo!

11/03/15

Gest is a wearable keyboard and mouse replacement currently on Kickstarter

Gest is a wearable keyboard and mouse replacement currently on Kickstarter

Could this be the product that finally solves the challenge of intuitive, comfortable motion controls?

10/30/15

New Xbox One Experience arrives on November 12th with backwards compatibility in tow

You'll spend a lot less time snapping apps once the new dashboard arrives.

10/29/15

Recap of the Sony Playstation press event from Paris Games Week

If Sony has one thing to prove, it's that it can offer a strong library of games exclusive to the Playstation 4. This press event was a step in the right direction.

10/27/15

How long will the current gaming console generation last?

There was a long gap between the launches of the Xbox 360/PS3 and the Xbox One/PS4, but I think Microsoft will shorten this generation to 4 years.

10/27/15

Hands-on with Valve's Steam Link client for In-Home Streaming

The hardware is solid but streaming still has some issues

10/23/15

Google announces subscription-based, ad-free YouTube Red service

It arrives next week and costs $10/month, but it includes Google Play Music which makes it a decent deal

10/22/15

Set your controller free: Microsoft's Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows begins shipping

Set your controller free: Microsoft's Xbox Wireless Adapter for Windows begins shipping

Now you can pair up your PC and your Xbox One gamepad wirelessly, but it'll cost you.

10/21/15

Crazy rumor time: Nintendo's next console will be more powerful than a high end PC

I don't really believe it, but it's the kind of rumor that is too much fun to ignore

10/20/15

Tobii wants to bring eye tracking to all your devices

Tobii wants to bring eye tracking to all your devices

Tobii's announced that their 6th generation IS4 eye tracking system is now available for hardware manufacturers to incorporate into everything from laptops to tablets and phones.

10/16/15

Electric Jukebox is a dedicated audio streaming system that connects to your TV

Electric Jukebox is a dedicated audio streaming system that connects to your TV

The pitch is that the system is easy to set up and use. The major drawback, in my opinion, is the price.

10/15/15

Valve posts "Room Scale VR Survey" results and it turns out a lot of people play in their bedrooms

Valve and HTC's Vive VR system can track users in a 15'x15' space, but assuming the results of Valve's survey are accurate, not many users will be able to put that system to good use.

10/14/15

The NFL comes to TuneIn while iHeartRadio now offers a channel of your favorite music

Competition among the various audio streaming services results in good news for consumers.

10/13/15

Barnes & Noble has been quietly refreshing its Nook hardware

It's a topsy-turvy world where Amazon sells budget reader-tablets and Barnes & Noble offers high end hardware

10/08/15

Microsoft brings new HoloLens demo to Windows 10 event, announces dev kits

Personally I think AR is going to trump VR in the long run, so I'm always excited to learn more about HoloLens.

10/07/15

What to expect if you choose to test the New Xbox One Experience beta

Up to this point Microsoft's Xbox One Preview Program has delivered fairly polished content. That has changed with the New Xbox One Experience beta.

10/06/15

Verizon's ad-supported Go90 mobile video service launches

This feels like a service designed for young people by old people.

10/02/15

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