Deskless Workers Deserve Better Tech
The COVID-19 pandemic has turned traditional office life on its head as desk-based employees prepare for a possible new normal of remote work. As more workers clock in from home, the demand for productivity and collaboration tools has skyrocketed. But as this technical revolution continues to run its course,... Read more
Best Black Friday Apple Watch deals: Series 6 for $330, Series 5 for $299, plus more models on sale
This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family. The Black Friday sales are continuing well into the weekend, so if you’ve been considering buying one of the latest 2020... Read more
31 Best Black Friday Laptop Deals (2020): HP, Apple, Lenovo, Accessories
With a 10th-generation Core i5 processor and Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 1050 (3 GB) graphics card, this laptop will handle popular games without breaking a sweat. Dell G3 15-Inch for $850 ($110 off) Dell Store Specs: Intel Core i7 CPU, GTX 1650 GPU, 8 GB RAM, 256 GB SSD This... Read more
Daniel Melville interview: What it feels like to have a Metal Gear Solid bionic arm
Daniel Melville was born without a right hand. But the 29-year-old man from Reading in the United Kingdom is ready to do some high-fives now that he has a new bionic arm. And it’s not just any bionic arm. It’s a real 3D-printed prosthetic based on the Metal Gear... Read more
Mysterious monolith puzzle has been solved by internet sleuths
Despite comparisons with Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey, the monolith’s origins are Earthly in nature. Utah Department of Public Safety Aero Bureau A few days ago, the internet went wild at the discovery of a metallic monolith mysteriously standing in the middle of the Utah desert. The rumor... Read more
21 Best Black Friday Deals on Fitness and Outdoors Gear (2020): Weights, Fitness Trackers, and More
Solo Stoves are more efficient wood-burners than traditional campfires, emitting less smoke and leaving less ash behind. We reviewed a similar version recently if you want to learn more, but the Bonfire is much more portable. Just toss it in the truck and take it wherever you plan on... Read more
The DeanBeat: My holiday tech gift guide for the pandemic
During the pandemic, we could all use some upgrades in our lives. Earlier this week, I recommended some gaming products that I’ve enjoyed during the lockdown. And now I’ve got some suggestions for tech that I’ve used to stay sane during a very difficult time. I love to write... Read more
Black Friday 2020 vacuum deals: Shark, Dyson, Bissell, Hoover, Neato and more
This story is part of Holiday Gift Guide 2020, CNET’s gift picks with expert advice, reviews and recommendations for the latest tech gifts for you and your family. Black Friday 2020 is here and the sales are in full swing on cordless vacuums and robot vacuums. The discounts this year... Read more
13 Best Black Friday Deals on Google Devices (2020): Pixel, Nest, Stadia
The Pixel 4A is a good deal if you want a solid phone, don’t care (yet) about 5G network compatibility, and aren’t in need of the Pixel 5’s higher-end specs. In short, it’s all the phone you really need, and that’s why WIRED’s smartphone reviewer extraordinaire Julian Chokkattu gave... Read more
Kamua’s AI-powered editor helps marketers embrace vertical video
A new AI-powered video-editing platform is preparing for launch, designed to help businesses, marketers, and creators automatically transform landscape-shot videos into a vertical format suitable for TikTok, Instagram, Snapchat, and all the rest. Founded out of London in 2019, Kamua wants to be aligned with tools such as Figma,... Read more