Don't-Miss Gadget Stories

The Anybots Robot Can Attend Meetings For You

The Anybots robot functions as a seeing and hearing personal avatar that can roll around the office as you operate it through a Web browser from your home.

Garminfone Skillfully Integrates Navigation Into an Android Phone

Garmin's GPS-equipped handset does a great job of combining navigation and phone features.


Kids Review Kids' Tech

We turned kids loose on the children's version of e-readers, laptops, digital cameras, cell phones, and gaming handhelds. Here's what they really thought of them. (Hint: 'I wish it had a touchscreen!')


A Closer Look at Smartphone "Death Grips"

We decided to test Apple's claims about "death grips" by taking a handful of smartphones to a location with poor service and seeing if we could duplicate their claims about the problem being industry-wide.


Google Goggles

This ambitious Augmented Reality search app can be very useful when used within its limitations.

Samsung's New Android Phones: The Vibrant and The Captivate

Samsung releases two sparkling Android smartphones that are almost identical: The Vibrant on T-Mobile and the Captivate on AT&T.


Wapedia: Mobile Wikis

If you have an Android phone and need a Wikipedia browsing app, then Wapedia by Taptu may be the right choice.


ReQall advertises itself as a voice-enabled, location-aware To-do app on steroids; however it disappoints with an awkward, complex user interface that lacks key functionality.

Stars of SkyMall, Part Two

We take some of the most bewildering gadgets from the popular airline catalog and put them to the test.


Smartphone Multitasking: iOS4 vs. Android

With the release of iOS4, Apple has finally implemented multitasking.


Choosing the Best Pocket Megazoom Camera

We take a look at five of the top contenders and make recommendations based on whether you want the newest features, a huge zoom, ease of use, and more...


Can the iPhone 4 Maintain Apple's Top-Dog Status?

The iPhone 4 is already a hit with users, but has Apple done enough to fend off Android-based smartphone challengers?


15 Ultimate Gamer Chairs

Some of the most elaborate motion simulators, super-expensive home theaters, do-it-yourself resources and a few affordable set ups for the thrifty gamer.

The Future Office: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

The future never arrives as planned, but these wild innovations will certainly keep things interesting.

Layar Reality Browser

This augmented-reality app is fun, useful for local search and just plain cool.