The Soundcast VG5 is a big, rugged portable speaker built around a vented, downward-firing 6-inch subwoofer. If you want powerful bass in your portable speaker, this is one that will literally shake the floor and walls. Read More
The Solis SO-8000 Stereo Bluetooth Vacuum Tube Audio System combines retro vacuum tubes with Bluetooth streaming capability. It has retro looks and sounds better than a portable Bluetooth speaker, but with a few upgrades it can really make an impression. Read More
If you have large amounts of data to keep safe and close at hand, the iStorage DiskAshur 2 Encrypted Portable SSD provides high speed, high capacity, and extraordinarily secure mobile storage. Read More
The all-new Kobo Forma, with a high-resolution 8-inch display, physical page turn buttons, and ComfrotLight PRO, is the new standard for premium e-readers. Read More
Element’s Vapor-S is a minimalist bumper case for Apple’s latest iPhones featuring CNC-machined aluminum. Read More
The PuroQuiet ANC wireless headphones from Puro Sound Labs are the new gold standard for kids headphones. Read More
The Andiamo is a compact portable Bluetooth speaker that’s part of the Tivoli Go collection, and it lives up to that Tivoli reputation. Read More
Looking for the perfect accessory for someone with an Apple Watch and a newer iPhone? Nomad’s Base Station Apple Watch Edition is the ultimate wireless charging station, but it’s popular and can be hard to find. Read More
Need a hub with old-school USB-A connectivity for your new computer that has only USB-C ports? AUKEY has an affordable option.
These leather wallets from Nodus make it a pleasure to pay for things. Well, not really—but they keep your cards and cash safe in style, with minimalist designs and hand-crafted leather. Read More
The Original Puffy Blanket from Rumpl has quickly turned into a durable, light, cool weather favorite that’s packable for camping. Read More
If you live in Texas or Florida and you like 80s new wave music, Scotland’s Simple Minds is touring and will be in your area in November.
How about a high tech wood pellet grill to smoke your Thanksgiving turkey? Check out the Traeger Timberline 850, with Wi-Fi connectivity and a mobile app that will change the way you barbecue. Read More
SleepPhones Effortless make SleepPhones even better, adding wireless charging to the Bluetooth connectivity. Read More
ASUS has a very nice laptop option in the ZenBook S, a powerful ultraportable with a 4K display.
The Fitorch MR15 is a compact, waterproof, machined aluminum LED flashlight capable of 1,200 Lumens of illumination that has a long-life rechargeable Lithium battery included. Read More
The Goal Zero Sherpa AC is a portable power bank that meets FAA flying requirements and offers multiple charging options including Qi wireless, USB-C, and even a 100W AC electrical outlet. Read More
Optoma NuForce BE Free5 are true wireless earbuds that are affordable and offer features that make them a good choice for tweens and teens (assuming you’re okay with them cutting the cord). Read More
Nanoleaf released a remote for its Light Panels that looks like a giant, glowing 12-sided die. Read More
If you visit Ontario’s Bruce Peninsula area, be sure to check out the family-friendly Chantry Island tour out of Southampton, taking in an 1800s-era lighthouse, light keeper’s cottage, and a protected migratory bird sanctuary. Read More
This is some of the camping gear that stood out during my 2018 outdoor adventures. Read More
Nanoleaf Light Panels are a completely different approach to smart lighting. They’re a series of flat, triangular panels that you connect in a custom design, becoming part of your decor as well as a smart lighting system. Read More
Anchor Cable says it’s the world’s first stainless steel, magnetic, USB-C enabled multi-device charging cable with a lifetime warranty. Read More
Looking for a Switch car charger? After a series of long car trips with three console-equipped teens killing time in the back seat, I’ve been pretty happy with the AmazonBasics Car Charger for Nintendo Switch. Read More
When it comes to rugged, water resistant and portable Bluetooth speakers with big sound, Ultimate Ears has a lineup that’s tough to beat, especially with the new MEGABLAST. Read More
Looking for a way to join the standing desk movement but lacking in floor space? DeskView is the world’s first window-mounted standing desk, and it just might be the solution you’re looking for. Read More
Orbitkey takes a stylish approach to organizing your keys.
BenQ’s treVolo S has many of the features of the treVolo 2, including the folding electrostatic speaker panels, but it’s smaller, offers longer battery life, and costs $100 less. Read More
Teenagers in tow, we visited Canada’s capital, Ottawa, visiting destinations like Parliament Hill, the Canadian Museum of History, and the Canadian War Museum. Read More
Libratone Track+ in-ear wireless earphones offer a compelling combination of performance, battery life, and a minimalist, Scandinavian design. Read More