Don't-Miss Gadget Stories

TomTom XL 350-TM Showcases a Simpler GPS Interface

TomTom sets the pace with the cheapest included lifetime traffic and lifetime map updates.

Garmin Nuvi 1350T: Sleek GPS Is a Bargain, But Lacks Some Amenities

With its slim design, easy navigation, and U.S. and Canada maps, this GPS gains notice.

Garmin Nuvi 1260T: Slim GPS With Bluetooth and Lifetime Traffic Reports

Larger-screen GPS devices are available at the same or a lower price.

Magellan RoadMate 5045: Familiar Features Packed Into a 5-Inch Navigator

Has same navigation features as other Magellan GPS units, but a bigger screen size.

TomTom GO 2505-TM: Premium GPS Features in a 5-inch Package

Lifetime live traffic alerts and quarterly map updates are included in this sleek GPS.

DIY Snail Mail Push Notifications Tell You When You've Got Mail

A simple DIY project is all that’s needed to completely digitize your life, allowing you to receive a notification on your phone when your snail mail arrives.


Clearwire Rover Puck

For anyone not deterred by the product's awkward Gen Y-focused marketing, Clearwire's Puck is a sturdy and reliable 4G hotspot with no contract required.


Which GPS Navigator Is Best for Me?

These guidance devices could end up saving you hours in the car. Here's how to choose the GPS product that meets your needs and budget.

Innovative Digital Camera and Smartphone Camera Accessories

All photographers love gizmos for their cameras. Here are a few to consider, including extra lenses for smartphone cameras and Flip camcorders, interesting tripods, stabilizers, and more.


2011 Innovations Awards Honorees: Home Entertainment

Looking to transform your home into an entertainment multiplex? Get to know some of the best HDTVs, games, media streamers, home-networking products, and entertainment gear that earned high honors in the 2011 CES Innovations Awards.


Review: Razer Spectre StarCraft II Gaming Mouse

Razer's Spectre gaming mouse for StarCraft II comes packed with tournament-caliber features designed for casual and enthusiast real-time strategy gamers alike.

Headphones Built Into Your Hoodie and Other Tech Clothing Wonders

A phone built into the sleeve of a dress. Gloves that enable you to swipe a touchscreen on the ski slope. Solar-powered backpacks. Here are nine examples of apparel that blurs the line between clothing and tech gear.


Samsung's Epic 4G is the Smartphone to Beat

The Samsung Epic 4G sits atop the heap of high-end smartphones by virtue of its sharp display, front-facing camera, superior physical keyboard, and 4G speed.