Short Version: Samsung’s SyncMaster XL2370 is a 23-inch LED backlit monitor that retails for around $300. At under eight pounds and less than two inches thick, there’s a lot to like here.
Review: The Yeti from Blue Microphones is a $150 USB microphone with four recording settings, zero-latency audio monitoring via a built-in headphone jack, and a 48 kHz sampling rate at 16 bits. The mi
Short Version: It’s got an Atom CPU and it starts at $1300. That being said, Sony’s X Series is one of the coolest computers I’ve ever used.
http://media.techpodcasts.com/techvi/http://p.castfire.com/YfgYq/video/224809_2010-01-08-193608.flv Here’s a recent TechVi segment from CES wherein yours truly and John Falcone from CNet talk about
The 1.5-pound, half-inch thick Sony VAIO X Series notebook is easily one of the most impressive portable computers I’ve seen in quite some time. I can’t convey how light it is. It seems to defy lo
I’m toying with the idea of doing ten-minute episodic reviews videos where I can showcase several gadgets in one fell swoop and throw in some nonsense for good measure. So here it is, the first epis
The 7-inch 800×480 Mimo monitor is a portable USB-powered display that’s easy to set up and use and ought to fit neatly in most laptop bags. At $130, it’s not outrageously priced, eit
EurekaFest is a yearly event held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology that showcases the prototype inventions of high school students from around the country. The inventions consist of variou
<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/gallery_image_02.jpg" alt="sugar" />Got an old sack o' crap laptop or desktop gathering dust? Sugar Labs has just made its OLPC-friendly "Sug
Short Version: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10 with the Wii MotionPlus accessory is the closest you can get to a true golf simulation for $60. The already-great series gets a nice boost this year with true on
New to Tiger Woods PGA Tour on the Wii this year is the “Disc Golf” feature, which allows you to play all of the in-game courses as a disc golfer. I figured it’d be gimmicky at best.
As a longtime fan of the Tiger Woods series of golf games from EA Sports, I was quite disappointed with last year’s effort. You can read the review and yell at me if you’re so inclined, bu
Jeff Victor of STARFLEET, the International Star Trek Fan Association, recently showed me around the 12,500-foot Star Trek exhibit at Philadelphia’s Franklin Institute. We laughed, we cried, we
<img src="http://crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/05/FordGT-red-34-front.jpg">The Ford GT40 Series Car Mouse from RoadMice.com is a $50 wireless mouse stuffed in a replica Ford GT. This is defin
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/04/guitar-hero-metallica-generic-box-art.jpg"><strong>Short Version:</strong> If you're a Metallica fan, this may quickly become your new fa
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/butterfly.jpg">The Vestalife Butterfly is an $80 iPod dock with no remote control and so-so sound quality. The build quality is okay, but
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/header_feature_264_1238084739.jpg">I took a deep personal interest in Batter Blaster when I first covered it way back in October of 2007.
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/usdiablodiveroverviewmain.jpg">I’ve been playing golf off and on for about 20 years now and as a mid-handicapper, I’m prone to shooti
<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/img-0502.jpg"><strong>Short Version:</strong> Promising to stay in better, sound better, and feel better than the earpieces on your stand