Tag Archive: HandsOn


Catch our hands-on first impressions of the new Apple TV on The CultCast

This week on The CultCast: our hands-on first impressions of the new Apple TV! Plus: the new and notable in OS X 10.11.1 and iOS 9.1. And if you want to hear why a half-cyborg Woz might one day lead the AI armies of Armageddon, stick around till the end for an all new (and […]

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Thin is in: The 2015 MacBook hands-on review

Imagine an iPad Air sliced in half. The top half peels up to reveal a pin-sharp high-res screen. The other half has a full-size keyboard that’s almost flat. This is the new MacBook; Apple’s latest crazy thin laptop that, as…Read more ›

ICYMI: Hands-on with the Apple Watch

This week, Leander takes some time to try on the Apple Watch in-store, finding out whether the hottest smartwatch out there is worth your time or money, David heads into an Apple Store on Magnificent Mile in Chicago for a…Read more ›

Why hands-on with Apple Watch has made us believers, this week on The CultCast

We cover all the best Apples stories on each week’s CultCast, but this week we take it to the next level. Hit play to hear: why trying on the Apple Watch will make you a believer; our WWDC hardware predictions;…Read more ›

Apple Watch Edition buyers get double the hands-on time in stores

Starting April 10th you’ll finally be able to go into an Apple Store and try on Jony Ive’s first wearable, as long as you have an appointment. Those shopping for the regular Apple Watch and Sport models will get up-to…Read more ›

Hands-on: First impressions of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus take everyone’s favorite smartphone to the next level. They are bigger, faster and thinner than their predecessors, with better battery life to boot. In the videos below, you’ll get Cult of Mac leader…Read more ›

Release the Kraken: Hands-on with monstrous console game Evolve

In 2K’s upcoming game, Evolve, I was a monster. It was my job to stalk the surrounding map, eating smaller creatures in order to build up my armor and get evolution points, which would let me add and strengthen my…Read more ›

iOS 8 hands-on: See powerful new features in action

As Apple has finally announced the long-awaited iOS 8, it’s only natural for users to be curious how it will effect their daily routines. With all new features and enhancements for your iOS device, in today’s video see what’s coming…Read more ›

All your remotes are belong to us! Hands-on with the Blumoo A/V controller

In the race to bestow absolute control over your home entertainment paraphernalia, the Blumoo device is a sort of a jack-of-all-trades standout. Similar to the now-discontinued Griffin Beacon, Blumoo lets you control all your devices that normally work with a…Read more ›

Hands-On: AnkiDrive Shows Off iOS-Powered Toy Car Racing [CES 2014]

LAS VEGAS — Remember Anki, the little iOS-powered toy car app that Apple brought up on stage for its World Wide Developers Conference last year? We got to catch up with them at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show to talk…Read more ›    [Read More…]