Happy Absolutely Not Tuesday! (Surprise: It’s Wednesday)
As RG’s EIC, I have to make the important decisions. What we publish, when we publish it, who writes it—all that good stuff. So when we got the opportunity to review a remote controlled airplane and Josh said his son would love it, I make a call: why doesn’t Josh get his son to write the review?
And that’s exactly what happened. Josh helped his son a little bit and only edited for spelling. The end result is probably my favorite thing we’ve ever published: a very lightly edited review straight from the mind of an eight-year-old. I love it.
The Power Up 4.0 RC Airplane Kit promises to be so easy to fly, anyone can do it. you just attach a paper airplane, and away you go. To test that theory, I had my eight-year-old son fly the plane and write a review for it. Spoiler alert: He loves it. Read More »
It looks like those early reports were right. Amazon Prime Day is (almost) here, and as always promises to have some of the best deals of the year. So get your Christmas shopping done early because Prime Day(s) starts at Mightnight PDT on June 21st and runs until 11:59 PDT on June 22nd. Read More »
It’s Global Running Day, which is the perfect time for Garmin to announce new watches. So, uh, we get new watches! The Forerunner 55 and 945 LTE are the newest members of the Garmin running/multisport family. Here’s the skinny. Read More »
If you’re into playing action-adventure FPS titles, odds are you’ve probably heard of the Far Cry series. Now, arcade chain Zero Latency has announced it will be hosting Far Cry VR: Dive into Insanity at many of its global locations. Read More »
This week NVIDIA debuted its latest flagship graphics card (GPU) at the yearly Computex event, but good luck finding one when it goes on sale after June 3rd. NVIDIA actually announced two cards, as expected, the GeForce RTX 3070 Ti along with the high-end RTX 3080 Ti. Read More »
A single product that serves multiple purposes is always a great deal, and this 5-in-1 hair clipper kit does just that. It’s great for cutting, trimming, and grooming your body hair, including your nose hair. With the included USB cable, it can fully recharge in just an hour and a half. The kit comes with a variety of accessories and ranges from 0.8mm up to 10mm depending on how short you want to trip. It also comes with a styling and cleaning brush, plus gear for charging.
Croatian sports car maker Rimac has officially unveiled the production version of its Concept Two (C_Two) electric hypercar, the Nevera. The car packs a profound amount of power and features into the car, and given its $2 million price point, that makes sense. Read More »
Last year Tesla’s Elon Musk promised that the new Model S and Model X would have a built-in gaming rig powerful enough to play AAA games like the Witcher 3. It turns out he wasn’t joking, as AMD just confirmed it’s supplying PlayStation 5-level entertainment power to Tesla. Read More »
Teaching kids to build healthy habits is a serious challenge, but Minions could give them the motivation they need. Fitbit now sells a Minions-themed Ace 3 fitness tracker for kids and will soon add Minions badges to the Fitbit app to celebrate fitness milestones. Read More »
Following hot on the heels of its handheld vacuum, Wyze is opening pre-orders for a cordless stick-style vacuum. It offers a lot of power, at 150 AW, for not a lot of money. You can reserve one today for just $119. Just keep in mind, the price will go up later. Read More »
Once upon a time, Google Photos offers free unlimited photo storage, which we loved. However, this convenient (and wallet-friendly) service has since come to an end, leaving many wondering what the best alternatives for Google Photos are. Lucky for you, we found ’em. Read More »
The Raspberry Pi Foundation kicked off 2021 with the Pi Pico, a microcontroller built on the new RP2040 chip. Now, the British board maker is selling individual units of the RP2040 for just $1 each, providing an accessible new platform for hardware developers during a global chip shortage. Read More »
There are conventions for just about everything these days, and now there’ll even be one for LEGO. That’s right—everyone’s favorite brick-building company just announced the first ever totally virtual LEGO CON, scheduled for June 26. Read More »
What’s the best place to watch Apple TV? If you ask me, it’s the NVIDIA Shield. The Apple TV app is now available on NVIDIA Shield TV streaming devices with support for Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos, Google Assistant, and Shield’s 4K AI upscaling. Read More »
When people think of Alienware, a chunky gaming laptop is usually the first thing that comes to mind. But the famous gaming brand just launched its thinnest laptops yet, the Alienware x15 and x17. At under an inch thick, you’ll be surprised by how much cutting-edge hardware lives inside these laptops. Read More »
Macs are packed with powerful screenshot tools. You can take a screenshot with a keyboard shortcut, pull up a convenient graphical tool, set a timer, and even annotate your screenshots. We’ll show you how to do it all. Read More »
Facebook’s long list of privacy options can seem daunting, but there are only a few settings that you need to change to better protect yourself. Here are some things you should check right now. Read More »