Robert S. AnthonyContributor, PCWorld

Robert S. Anthony is a New York-based technology journalist. He writes a tech blog called The Paper PC.

Fanny Wang Headsets Big Hits with NFL Big Hitters

It started with three Fanny Wang headsets knocking around NFL locker rooms, but now dozens of pro football players--and hopefully many more of their fans--want to get their hands on Fanny Wang’s new bass-boosting over-the-ear headsets.


Screw It: AudioBulb Wireless Speaker System as Easy as Twisting in Light Bulbs

GiiNii’s AudioBulb, a wireless speaker in the shell of an LED light bulb, installs quickly into any lamp or light fixture. Link a couple with an AudioBulb base station and you have an instant home wireless speaker system.


Epson’s MegaPlex Projectors Blast Big Movies From Small Devices

Lights, iPad, Action! Epson’s new line of portable projectors make it easy to project huge videos or still images from an iPad, iPhone or iPod onto a big screen with rich stereo sound.

DSC DJ Sound Control: A Seriously Pimped-Out PC

It’s one thing to mix a touchscreen PC with some loose DJ hardware and make it all work, but the DSC Sound Control by PC modder Chris Blarsky makes it all downright cool.

Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet A1, a $199 Bargain

With its low price, high-resolution 7-inch display, and a GPS that doesn’t need a data connection, Lenovo’s IdeaPad Tablet A1 remakes the future of tablets.

Classroom Conundrum: Take One Tablet, One Laptop, or Both

For students, whether to choose a laptop or a tablet may not be obvious. But in some campus scenarios, one device may have an edge over the other.

Shoe-Shopping Goes High-Tech at Aetrex's Computerized Shoe Store

Shopping for new shoes? Aetrex wants you to dive feet-first into its computerized foot-measuring gizmo.

BlackBerry PlayBook Gets Fresh Facebook App, But No Native E-Mail or Android Emulator Yet

Revised Facebook app adds video uploads and and other minor tweaks; PlayBook Tablet OS gets a little polish with support for new languages, in-app purchases and more--but native e-mail app and Android still missing.

Hands-On With New Barnes & Noble Nook

New Nook challenges Amazon's Kindle with its simplicity, light weight and snappy, monochrome display.

Barnes & Noble Unveils New Nook E-Reader

The Barnes & Noble Nook e-reader just got an overhaul. The new version of the device is 35 percent lighter than the original Nook and uses a 6-inch E-Ink Pearl display.

Robot Luggage Handler Highlights Futuristic Hotel

It looks like something out of The Jetsons--or maybe RoboCop--but the luggage-toting Yobot robot at the glitzy new Yotel New York hotel is turning heads near Times Square.