The warm weather is coming, and along with it, the car-buying season. And you might be considering your first EV; after all, they’re becoming more affordable and more common.
But just one question, considering those warm months. Will running the A/C reduce your electric vehicle’s range? Do you have to suffer in a hot car like it’s the 1970s to drive a vehicle of the future? We’ll get into it in the top story.
Arnold took a look at the Twinkly Dots smart lights. They’re super light, super smart, and super vibrant. Unfortunately, there’s some bad news too.
Speaking of good news and bad news, Polestar’s EV got a price hike, but it’s not totally without reason.
Mint Mobile always looked like a great cell phone plan unless you needed something for families. And now it has family plans!
If you’re interested in buying a new electric vehicle (EV), you probably have several battery-related questions, including wondering, “does running the A/C lower my EV range?” No one wants to get stranded with a dead battery on a hot summer day or snowy winter evening. Read More »
If you want the colorful and cheery glow of Christmas lights to last all year, a well-placed strand of Twinkly Dots is exactly the excuse you need to line your living space with bold LED lighting. The best part is that these highly customizable lights are perfect for a modern smart home. Read More »
Lenovo is continuing its successful Slim laptop lineup with five new machines, including the gorgeous and glassy Slim 9i. All of these laptops cater to an on-the-go lifestyle, though some have an explicit focus on hybrid work, creativity, or gaming. Read More »
Phone plans are expensive, especially for families. Mint Mobile, an MNVO that sells prepaid plans, has often laid claim to some of the most affordable plans—for individuals. Now the company is ready to offer family plans, and as expected, they come in at low prices. Read More »
If you’ve ever wanted to shoot like a clumsy Stormtrooper, now’s the time to crack open your piggy bank. Razer just launched a limited Stormtrooper Xbox controller to celebrate Star Wars Day. It features a unique paint job and a speedy charging stand, though unfortunately, it’s a bit expensive. Read More »
We’ve found that it’s best to have a backup plan for when the power goes out. In that scenario, few things are better to have on hand than a solar-powered battery bank you can use to keep your phone and other gadgets charged. This 10,000mAh bank features dual flashlights, a compass kit, and a Qi wireless charging pad. If you want to charge something with a cord, this bank does have two USB-C ports. It’s also slim and lightweight, so it won’t weigh down your bag when you’re on the go.
When you think of 1995, you probably envision malls, baggy JNCO jeans, and MTV. But what you should picture is Microsoft’s weirdly fantastic 3D Movie Maker animation program. While the software was short-lived, you can now dive back in because Microsoft open-sourced it! Read More »
Turning a Raspberry Pi into a camera is a relatively easy task, but the results aren’t always satisfactory. Official camera modules just don’t offer the resolution, autofocus, or digital zoom features that we expect from DSLRs or even smartphone cameras. Now, ArduCam is selling the Hawk-eye, an insane and fully-featured 64MP camera module for the Pi. Read More »
Polestar released a more affordable version of its popular Polestar 2 EV in the United States earlier this year, and now just a few months later, it’s getting a $2,500 price increase and a few new features. Read More »
Every serious Star Wars fan is looking forward to the upcoming holiday. No, not Memorial Day, silly, Star Wars Day! That’s right, May 4 is just around the corner, and with it comes a slew of deals for the movie franchise, like these cool deals from LEGO. Read More »
You’d think that microSD cards would be a bit more durable, given that they’ve been around for so long. But microSD cards are still somewhat unreliable. That’s why Samsung is now launching a PRO Endurance microSD card that can survive up to 16 years of continuous use in security cameras, dash cams, and other always-on devices. Read More »
Thirty years ago today, id Software released Wolfenstein 3D, a thrilling first-person shooter game set during World War II. It broke new ground for action-based PC games and continued a string of growing successes for id Software. With help from John Carmack, John Romero, and Tom Hall, we’ll take a look at what made it special. Read More »
It’s definitely a seller’s market in real estate right now, so it’s no wonder that many people have been considering putting their property up for sale. But when it comes to getting even more of a return on your investment, is there a “best time” to sell? Read More »
If you spend long hours at your computer or TV gaming, you need to make sure your chair is comfortable and properly supports your back and posture. These gaming chairs do all that and more. Read More »
Poor air quality in your home can cause a number of health problems, including asthma and allergies. Luckily, there are some simple things you can do to ensure the air in your home is always as clean as possible. Read More »