We live in an age where, unfortunately, buying a product does not mean we’re done paying for it. The latest company to jump aboard this abysmal bandwagon is Toyota, which just announced it’ll make users pay for the convenience of starting their car with their key fob.
Newer Toyota owners will soon lose this ability unless they start paying a rather steep monthly subscription cost. You’ll want to read our top story today even if you aren’t a Toyota owner to get all the details (and here’s hoping other manufacturers don’t pick up on this).
I reviewed Monoprice’s interesting little 27-inch gaming monitor, and I liked it.
FINALLY! Chromecast with Google TV gets an update, offering improvements for Dolby Vision and other quality-of-life features.
The era of having to pay for features that used to come standard on your vehicle are making their way to Toyota’s lineup. We recently learned that Toyota would start charging customers to enjoy one of the best and most convenient, yet standard, features of the key fob: remote start. Read More »
Gaming on a PC is one of life’s greatest pleasures, but you’ll need a good gaming monitor that can keep up with all of your adventures. Monoprice’s 27-inch Dark Matter Gaming Monitor is an impressive and decently well-rounded choice, given its affordable price point. Read More »
Apple users have been able to use and find AirTag trackers for more than half a year, and now Android users can join in on the fun. The company just released an Android app that allows those with that operating system to find AirTags. Read More »
It’s true that most of the people who use Adobe’s powerful suite of creativity software are professionals, but that doesn’t mean that you need to be one to use it. In fact, Adobe just released Creative Cloud Express to make edits and more easy and approachable. Read More »
Those of us with a Chromecast with Google TV can no longer say “it’s been a while since we’ve seen an update.” Google just recently pushed an update that brings a few new quality-of-life updates to the gadget and overall platform improvements to things like Dolby Vision playback. Read More »
Look, we all like a nice latte from Starbucks, but sometimes it’s a total pain in the butt to put your shoes on, drive all the way over there, and wait in line. Skip all that and make yourself a simple latte at home whenever you want with this handy steam-free battery-powered milk frother. To use, simply submerge the whisk end into a glass with your milk of choice and hold the power button for up to one minute; then, hand wash it to get it clean again. It’s made of 18/8 stainless steel and plastic and is free from phthalates, BPA, cadmium, and lead. It even has a nice satin finish, and comes with batteries!
Arcade1Up’s Infinity Game Table keeps improving all the time, thanks to recent additions like Pandemic and Clue. And as promised during the table’s Kickstarter, Arcade1Up is ready to release another big board game addition. Ticket to Ride will arrive on December 15th at $9.99 for a limited time. Read More »
Sony thinks your plain ol’ PlayStation 5 looks boring, so it just dropped these super cool galaxy-inspired colors to its accessory line. Soon, you’ll be able to snag a DualSense wireless controller or console cover in one of these more exciting designs. Read More »
More than any other streaming service, Netflix has gone all-in on original Christmas content, including some hidden gems. Combine those with a few classic Christmas titles, and Netflix has plenty of holiday movies worth watching. Here are the 10 best. Read More »
Most people take photographs at human scale or larger. Pets, people, landscapes, and food are all common subjects. With “macro mode,” you can take clear pictures of small details and objects, with certain iPhone or Android handsets that support it. Read More »
Chargers are no longer something you should take for granted as many smartphones and newer electronics don’t even include them in the box anymore. Here are our top picks to get your devices juiced up. Read More »
For some people, hot sauce is a way of life, not just a condiment. If there’s someone in your life who douses everything in a fiery sauce, there are some unique Christmas presents out there just for her! Read More »