Home / Gadgets (page 70)

Gadgets

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus review – CNET

The Galaxy S9 ($719.99 at Amazon.com) is great, but the Galaxy S9 Plus is objectively the better phone, and the one power users should get if they can’t choose between the two. In previous years, the Plus model was the same as the Galaxy S, but bigger, with a larger ...

Read More »

Apple releases a red iPhone 8

Apple is doing it again. The company just unveiled a new version of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. It has a bright red enclosure and a black front. A portion of Apple’s proceeds will fund HIV/AIDS grants from the Global Fund. Other than that, it’s an iPhone 8. ...

Read More »

The best blender

How we picked and tested Since 2013, we’ve researched or tested most of the decent household blenders available. Even though our top picks are powerful high-performance models, we looked at blenders ranging from $40 to $700. A great blender should be user-friendly, reliable, and powerful enough to make smooth purees. ...

Read More »

What Siri can learn from Google Assistant

Apple is trying to catch up. Not only is it beefing up its phones with “neural engine” chips to power AI efforts like augmented reality and machine learning, it’s also building out its Siri team. The company recently listed 161 open positions and hired Carnegie Mellon’s Russ Salakhutdinov last year ...

Read More »

2018 Cadillac Escalade ESV review – Roadshow

The 2018 Cadillac Escalade ESV Platinum is an imposing vehicle. It’s over 6 feet tall, more than 18 feet long and weighs in at 6,088 pounds when equipped with all-wheel drive. If it was a prize fighter, the body-on-frame luxury SUV would undoubtedly be a heavyweight and have the persona ...

Read More »

Fitbit Versa review – CNET

I wake up to a buzzing on my wrist, in gentle pulses. It’s my Fitbit Versa’s alarm clock. I’m able to use the silent alarm because I’m wearing my Fitbit smartwatch to bed. I’m able to wear it to bed because Fitbit’s new watch lasts several days on a charge. ...

Read More »