Gadget of the Week

Up Close With The Updated Iomega ix2 NAS Drive

NAS drives are getting smarter and smarter, and the Iomega ix2 is no exception. Priced at $400 for 1TB, this compact drive is actually more of a mini-computer and features "apps" that allow it to beco

Fly Or Die: Parrot AR.Drone 2.0

Let's just cut to the chase. The <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/03/01/parrot-ar-drone-2-priced-at-300-available-for-pre-order/">Parrot AR.Drone 2.0</a> is awesome. Pricey? Sure — it's

Dell Finally Does An All-In-One PC Right (By Cloning The iMac)

Dell has sold various all-in-one computers for years. These systems were mostly insipid, humdrum computers not fit for anything other than being a family's portal to Facebook. Even with touchscreens,

Gadget Of The Week: The Parrot AR.Drone 2.0

There are plenty of ways to get your flight school kicks with your smartphone or tablet — this missile shooting<a href="http://store.griffintechnology.com/helo-tc-assault-toy-helicopter-gc30014"> Gr

Gadget Of The Week: The Omega J8006 Juicer

In this first installment of Gadget Of The Week I decided to try something a bit different. Rather than focus on some obscure cellphone or wonky laptop, I decided to take on one of the biggest questio

Apple Poised To Keep The “Pro” In MacBook Pro, Says Rumor

If the rumors pan out, Apple's next MacBook Pro line will set the notebook world ablaze with a thinner chassis, USB 3.0 and a 15-inch high-resolution, so-called retina display. Of course it would pack

Minuscule Microprojector Promises Bright, Touchable Displays Of The Future

These Fraunhofer microprojectors are still quite a ways off from being implemented into real phones, but the technology is certainly interesting. Based on an insect's compound eye, the projector is a

TC Gadgets PSA: Nickelodeon’s Gak And Floam Are Back

If you're thinking of a gift for mom, you probably can't go wrong with Nickelodeon's Gak or Floam, two toys made back in the 1990s. Gak is, as the name suggests, a sloppy sort of slime while floam is

To 4G Or Not 4G? Apple Pulls “WiFi+4G” Branding For iPads

What is 4G? Many an armchair philosopher over the past few weeks has pondered this concept and now, thanks to a minor tempest caused by upset customers, Apple has changed their iPad branding from "WiF

The Weekend Watch: de Grisogono Meccanico dG Watch Hands-On

In the watch world the Meccanico dG watch is a bit of a legend. Originally debuted back in 2008, it helped bridge the gap between modern tech toys and high-end mechanical watches. The all-mechanical d