Consumer Tech Category

April 8, 2019

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 might come in four different versions

Samsung might shake things up in a big way this  year with the release of the Galaxy Note 10.
Instead of just one model, the South Korean electronics giant is reportedly planning to launch its stylus-equipped Android smartphone in four different…

April 4, 2019

Palm’s Super Cute Mini Phone Is Finally Available as a Standalone Device

When Palm came back from the dead last year with what I have dubbed as the “baby phone,” even though that cute little device was far from perfect, I couldn’t help but appreciate Palm’s attempt at making something that allowed people to stay connected b…

April 1, 2019

7 knife sets on sale to help upgrade your kitchen setup

Everyone can cook, but not everyone can cook well.
Exhibit A: all the mistakes people have made on Chopped, enshrining them in culinary infamy.
Yes, robots will cook everyone’s food someday, and the future is promising — note the sushi-making r…

April 1, 2019

Duolingo’s April Fools’ Day prank is way too real

There is no escape from Duo the Duolingo Owl. So you better open the app and hit your target language goals… or else. 
Recently the Duolingo Twitter account shared a teaser image for an upcoming app update that the internet thought was uh, pre…

April 1, 2019

Gimlet’s Union Drive, Twisted Graphene, and Psychedelic Mice: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Well, folks, it’s just a few hours shy of the turn of the month, and you know what that means: April Fool’s Day. Yes, it’s that special time of year when insipid brands, mean-spirited teens, and tech titans compete to be the first to trick you into thi…

March 31, 2019

iPad Pro, Macbook Pro, WD My Book, SanDisk Extreme, and more deals for March 31

Today is Sunday 31, also known as World Backup Day. Founded in 2011 by Ismail Jadun. The goal was to remind us to protect our precious data as we’ve become more reliant on technology, and with April Fool’s Day around the corner, don’t let your …

March 31, 2019

Turn your passion for graphic design into a career with this bundle of online courses

Do you die a little bit inside every single time you see an ugly graphic posted on social media? Do you go out of your way to whip out the “graphic design is my passion” meme when you come across a Comic Sans-riddled post in your feed?
If you answere…

March 30, 2019

Nintendo Switch Online, iPad Pro, Dyson Pure Cool Tower, and more deals for March 30

In 1997, Steve Jobs returned to Apple and helped lead it to become the powerhouse we know today, spearheading the launch of iconic innovations such as the iPhone, iPod, iMac, and MacBook Pro. Suddenly, WiFi was everywhere.
WiFi technology has grown a…

September 26, 2018

Breathe easy: These are 7 of the best humidifiers for a healthier home

Allergies. Asthma. Dry skin. Of course it’s just the weather outside, right? Nope. Dry air inside your home could also be contributing to these pesky health issues. But, there’s something you can do about it. If you’re over coughing…