Anne B. McDonaldSenior Editor, TechHive

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A 3D printer in the works that will produce Hershey candy? Sweet!

Hershey teams up with 3D systems to investigate printing edibles, including sweets.


Seagate hard drives get larger, sexier

Seagate jumps early into the CES frenzy, announcing a silver-plated hard drive, as well as other new drives with capacities ranging from 1TB to 4TB.

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Stars of CES 2013: Where are they now?

As we gear up for the onslaught of shiny gadgets and slick apps from CES 2014, we wonder: What happened to the tech that caught our attention at CES 2013?

How to stretch your savings when shopping on tech deal websites

Those in the know share their insider tips on how to save bucks for gifts from tech deal sites.

Dump unwanted tech items for Lenovo gift card in new trade-in program

Lenovo teams with to offer Lenovo gift cards to those who trade in any gently used tech via the trade-in site.

Smartphone insurance: Why you shouldn't scoff at the expense

That fancy gadget you run your life with could cost you up to $700 to replace if broken or lost. Can you afford to carry the risk?


Verizon's Droid Razr Maxx Promises Excellent Battery Life

Slightly thicker than the Droid Razr, the Droid Maxx specs provided by Verizon indicate that battery life could last more than 21 hours on a single charge.


Tech Gifts Under $100

Our reasonably priced gift suggestions are perfect for home-theater owners, music lovers, gamers, Star Wars fans, the eco-conscious, and more.


The $99 HP TouchPad Tablet Rises From the Dead

Still interested in buying a TouchPad tablet? HP says it will produce one last run of the discontinued hardware but won't commit to how many or when they will arrive.


Royal Wedding Frenzy: Parody Heaven, Souvenir Hell

Half the world will view this once-in-a-lifetime event. The other half is frantically posting parody videos, tweets, and selling really bad souvenirs. Guess whose side we're on?

Skeptical Shopper: Know Who Your Online Seller Is Before You Hit 'Buy'

Just because you're on the Amazon or Sears Website doesn't mean you are buying from Amazon or Sears. And the actual seller's return and refund policies may not suit you.


Welcome to the Peep-a-Palooza!

Mad geniuses across the nation immortalize games, movies, tech product announcements, and iconic sci-fi moments in dioramas built using our favorite Easter candy: Marshmallow Peeps. Take a look at some of the best.

Skeptical Shopper: Sites Help Neighbors Rent Equipment

Need a tool for a day? Specialty sites like Zilok help you find a neighbor willing to rent it to you.

Skeptical Shopper: Sell Your Gently Used Tech Gadgets Online

Fund a new phone, tablet, or netbook by selling your current one. Here’s how to pick a site that will treat you fairly.

Can a Phone Become Your Digital Wallet?

Many new smartphones will be able to replace a debit card, but most stores aren’t prepared for phone payments.