Tag Archive: Reviews


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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These goggles could change your mind about cheap VR [Reviews]

Apple hasn’t shown much enthusiasm for diving into virtual reality in the past, but all signs are pointing to a renewed interest. With Tim Cook mentioning VR in the latest Apple earnings call, I got to thinking more about it — as I’ve never personally given it a go. Being immersed in a 3-D world […]

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Circle with Disney is a near flawless parental control system [Reviews]

I recall at WWDC 2011 when Steve Jobs introduced iCloud he talked about how up until that point, managing and syncing content across devices was driving everybody nuts. You’d take one photo on one device and would have to plug it in and sync it to another device, which would then offer up some of […]

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Woven-nylon Apple Watch band might actually be worth $50 [Reviews]

Lust List: Woven nylon Apple Watch band by Apple If you’ve ever ordered anything online, you’ve probably experienced delayed dissatisfaction. You wait for the product, it finally arrives, you rip it open — and it’s nothing like the picture you saw on Amazon, eBay or whatever. The item is smaller, the color is crappier, the […]

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iPhone SE and iPad Pro reviews, iPhone storage tips and more

The new iPhone SE is small but powerful and the new 9.7-inch iPad Pro is as satisfying a tablet as ever. These two great new Apple products get their moment in the spotlight as we bring you iPhone SE and iPad Pro reviews in this week’s digital magazine. Plus, we’ve got a ton of how-tos […]

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Ample charge and storage make iPhone battery case a clear winner [Reviews]

Lust List: Kuner iPhone battery case by KUKE Even Apple admits that its powerful iPhones need a little extra battery boost from time to time. But if you’ve taken a look at the $ 99 devices, you might not be super convinced they’re worth the price, or even all that attractive. The Kuner iPhone battery case […]

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Sphear earbuds are so comfy, you’ll forget they’re in [Reviews]

Lust List: Sphear in-ear monitors by Focal When I think earbuds, I don’t think comfort. They’re light and let you take naps while in, but there’s really only so long I can handle keeping them in my ears. That’s why this new set of “in-ear monitors,” called Sphear is so exciting — I’ve had them […]

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This Apple TV gaming controller takes you to console heaven [Reviews]

A few weeks ago, I found myself at the local Apple Store chatting to a sales associate who was demonstrating the SteelSeries Nimbus gaming controller. I had a quick go at the controls only to find myself duly impressed by the way it works as an Apple TV gaming controller. I was intrigued enough to take […]

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iOS-friendly flash drive makes sharing data simple [Reviews]

Lust List: Xtra Drive by Naztech We’ve all been using flash drives on our Macs for ages, ever since Apple dropped the disk drives from its computer lineup. iPhones and iPads don’t have a USB port, so it’s hard to use the same external thumb drives on the go. The new Xtra Drive from Naztech […]

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This commuter/camera backpack will PRVKE you to retire your other bags [Reviews]

Backpacks evoke certain expectations. Sexy is usually not one of those expectations. Yet that is the first feeling I had when checking out the PRVKE Pack, a smartly engineered backpack for photographers designed by brothers Ryan and Spencer Cope. Their company is called WANDRD, and wander is exactly what you will want to do with […]

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