Tag Archive: Great


Otherwise great platformer is virtually unplayable in VR Mode [Reviews]

Let me say this up front: Space Box is a fantastic game. It’s challenging, fun, and has some really great mechanics and art. And if you have a set of virtual-reality goggles to plunk your iPhone into, you can even play it hands-free in 3-D using head-tracking controls. And that’s where it runs into some […]

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Get the Android N Default Wallpaper, Looks Great on iPhone & iPad!

Though most iPhone and iPad users likely don’t closely follow Android news, a new beta version of the next Android OS release came out recently, and long with it arrived a pretty nice default wallpaper too. The Android N default wallpaper image is of some distant hills or a mountain range silhouetted against a pink … Read More

Apple’s management shake-up could make great gadgets even greater

Apple made some promotions and tweaked the responsibilities of some of its managers Thursday. Companies do it all the time without much notice or disruption to the goods and services they create. But this is Apple. Any change in the way it does business could ultimately change our experiences with its product. That is the […]

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Auto-pausing Netflix socks make a great gift (if you have the skills)

So there you are, watching Netflix, binging on some TV series that everyone’s talking about when you suddenly fall asleep. What happens? Netflix keeps playing, running through a few more episodes while you catch some Zs. Imagine, though, having a garment–socks, for example–that can automatically detect when you fall asleep and pause that Netflix stream […]

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Great tech gift ideas for people on the go [Deals]

One of the best parts of modern tech is that you can take it anywhere. Not so great is how much traveling with technology can become complicated by, well, traveling, especially in the car. We’ve rounded up some of the best gift ideas for anyone who likes to get around and stay connected. ‘ExoMount Touch’ […]

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Last-minute shoppers, check out 3 great Apple accessories for under $30 [Deals]

Still have a few names on your list for holiday shopping, or worried about going over your gifting budget? If any of them are Apple users, we’ve found three sure-to-please peripherals that are as useful as they are cool. The best part? They’re all less than 30 dollars. Zus Smart Car Charger and Locator – […]

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Nintendo’s first ever iOS game and Apple’s insanely great year on The CultCast

This week: Apple just had their best year ever, and it’s hard to fathom how much cold hard cash they made—we’ll put it in perspective. Plus: Nintendo’s first iOS game confuses us; the new Apple TV isn’t quite the revolution Apple promised; and stick around for a spooky new Get to Know Ur Cultist… if […]

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Great Scott! Siri prepared for Back to the Future day

Happy Back to the Future Day, everyone! If you’ve somehow been living under a rock, today is the “future date” which Marty McFly visits in the 1989 movie sequel Back to the Future II. And while we may not yet have ubiquitous hoverboards, self-tying sneakers, rehydrating pizzas or, erm, loads and loads of fax machines, we […]

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A great mountain bike helmet gets even better for your brainpan

Lust List: Forefront bike helmet with MIPS by Smith Optics There’s MIPS in that there Forefront. Smith Optics’ Forefront mountain bike helmet has been around for a bit and has gotten excellent reviews from both the media and the man on the trail. Now Smith has added the latest buzzword in safety — MIPS, or […]

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A great mountain bike helmet gets even better for your brainpan

Lust List: Forefront bike helmet with MIPS by Smith Optics There’s MIPS in that there Forefront. Smith Optics’ Forefront mountain bike helmet has been around for a bit and has gotten excellent reviews from both the media and the man on the trail. Now Smith has added the latest buzzword in safety — MIPS, or […]

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