The Magnificent Seven review: behold, the progressive Western

Whenever a movie remake or reboot comes out, there’s a general outcry about the lack of originality in Hollywood, and how retooling existing properties is leaving a vast number of original scripts drifting out there, forever unproduced. (I should know, I’ve done some of that outcrying myself.) Unless there’s something …

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Headphone companies: no headphone jack, no problem

This week Apple launched a new iPhone without a headphone jack and stirred up an understandable furor of discontent. But you won’t hear any headphone companies complaining about the move, even though it takes away their familiar entry point into the Apple ecosystem. Most of them have already been preparing …

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First Click: What’s your next console purchase?

For the last three years the choice between video game consoles has been simple: do you want a PlayStation 4, an Xbox One, or a Wii U? But in the coming months, that question’s going to get a lot harder. Do you want a thinner version of the PlayStation 4? …

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Would you buy this tiny electric car?

Depending on how you look at it, we’re in the middle or (more likely, I think) at the beginning of a big transition in personal transportation. Electric vehicles are no longer just a noble idea, they’ve greased the death grip that combustion engines had on the industry to the point …

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Taking Daft Punk’s helmets to the next level

The team at LoveProps has just given the classic Daft Punk helmet a makeover and this is far more than just a replica. This version of the electronic duo’s helmet maintains the futuristic aesthetic but gives it a high-tech overhaul.  It features 250 RGB LED lights, Wi-Fi functionality MIDI capability …

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3 things not mentioned at Apple’s event worth noting

Fans are still weighing in on all things Apple after the company’s big keynote event, but it seems the tech giant had a few more tricks up its sleeve. Applecare Plan Update Apple updated its AppleCare+ extended warranty plan which will make fixing a cracked screen more tolerable the $129 plan will …

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