The Samsung Galaxy Home Mini Speaker Might Finally Be Arriving

The Samsung Galaxy Home Mini Speaker Might Finally Be Arriving

We’ve been waiting a heck of a long time for the Samsung Galaxy Home Mini, and even longer for the larger version. But at last, it seems like we have a vague release window for the smaller of the Bixby-powered devices – even if we’ve been let down before.

Samsung Galaxy S11 Might Have A 120Hz Display

Samsung Galaxy S11 Might Have A 120Hz Display

Screens are about to get a whole lot smoother if you’re a Samsung Galaxy smartphone user, with SamMobile reporting that the next iteration of the flagship device will feature a screen with a 120Hz refresh rate.

Soon Linksys Wi-Fi Will Be Able To Detect Every Breath You Take

Soon Linksys Wi-Fi Will Be Able To Detect Every Breath You Take

When we went checked out Linksys’ motion-sensing Wi-Fi feature last month, we were more impressed with the potential of the technology than its actual capabilities at launch. But at CES 2020 the company gave us a glimpse of Linksys Aware’s future, and we’re now far more optimistic about the technology’s…

Foldable Phones And PCs Are Just Tablets

Foldable Phones And PCs Are Just Tablets

I will admit I’m partially to blame. I’ve edited a lot of Gizmodo stories about the new category of devices that look like a laptop or phone when closed, but open up into impressive-looking tablets. In the course of editing those stories, I have furthered the characterisation of these devices…

It’s Time To Stop Using Police Dogs

It’s Time To Stop Using Police Dogs

One overcast day in February 2016, a massive police motorcade coursed through Pittsburgh. Hundreds of officers mourned one of their own—Officer Aren, a five-year-old German Shepherd, a four-year veteran of the city’s Port Authority force.

This Portable Peep Hole Is An Airbnb Guest’s Dream

This Portable Peep Hole Is An Airbnb Guest’s Dream

Every company wants to join the smart home party, but Body Guardz, previously known for its smartphone screen protectors and cases, has shown up to CES 2020 with some genuinely innovative smart home devices, including a portable over-the-door security camera (helpfully called the Portable Over-Door Camera) that will provide some…

Impossible Pork Is God Damn Tasty

Impossible Pork Is God Damn Tasty

Last year Impossible Burger 2.0 was the talk of CES. Everyone was clamouring for a taste of that juicy faux beef. Over the next year, the demand for Impossible and similar plant-based meat alternatives blew up. It made its way into shops and restaurants in a way that no other…

SanDisk Crammed A Colossal 8 Terabytes Into This Tiny SSD Drive

SanDisk Crammed A Colossal 8 Terabytes Into This Tiny SSD Drive

Falling somewhere between the extreme portability of a USB flash drive and the capacious affordable storage of a traditional hard drive, portable SSDs provide speed, convenience, and durability, but typically top out at around 2TB of storage at the moment. That’s still a lot of storage, but SanDisk has created…

There Might Not Be A Pixel 4a XL, Folks

There Might Not Be A Pixel 4a XL, Folks

Bad news if you were holding out for the Pixel 4a range to bring you a large-screen smartphone at an affordable(ish) price: Google won’t be offering an XL version of its mid-range handset.

CES 2020: You Can Now Add Alexa to Your Shower Head for Some Goddamn Reason

CES 2020: You Can Now Add Alexa to Your Shower Head for Some Goddamn Reason

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about tech shows in my short years of covering and attending them, it’s that the stuff on show is quite mind-blogging. Either because of how mind-numbingly dull it is (five hundred near-identical low-brand smartphones, anyone?) or that it’s so spectacularly weird nobody would ever…

CES 2020: Charmin Wants You To Shit Better

CES 2020: Charmin Wants You To Shit Better

It’s not just tech giants who have wares to showcase at CES 2020: U.S. bog roll manufacturer Charmin has got in on the action too, demonstrating three frankly ridiculous conceptual prototypes designed to give you a superior shitting experience. Or, if you’re Rob Reinerman, the company’s brand director, “bring people…

There’s No Such Thing As Too Many LED Lights

There’s No Such Thing As Too Many LED Lights

When it comes to laptops, especially ones of the gaming variety, I ask you: How many lights are too much? 10, 20, 100? Well how about 1,215, because that’s the number of LEDs Asus put on the new Zephyrus G14’s lid alone.

The Good Lamborghini Is Here

The Good Lamborghini Is Here

It is the Lamborghini Huracán Evo RWD. That is to say, it is a new version of the Lamborghini Huracán Evo but with rear-wheel drive instead of all-wheel drive. That is to say, it’s the good Lambo but more better.

‘Alexa, Pay For Petrol’ Is Amazon’s Latest IoT Honey Trap

‘Alexa, Pay For Petrol’ Is Amazon’s Latest IoT Honey Trap

At first blush, Amazon’s new “Alexa, pay for petrol” feature looks like a little teaser for the truckload of new IoT devices likely coming this week. You can already tell Alexa to order things online, and Alexa’s new power to help you auto-pay at the petrol pump seems like a…

Weed Edibles Aren’t As Safe As We Think, Doctors Argue

Weed Edibles Aren’t As Safe As We Think, Doctors Argue

Doctors in Canada are hoping to harsh your buzz a little when it comes to cannabis edibles. In a new paper out Monday, they argue that people have plenty of misconceptions about how safe edibles really are and warn that first-time users are especially likely to take too much for…