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Moxie is a $1,500 robot for kids

The latest educational tech comes in the form of a seven-pound robot that looks like something ripped out of a Pixar movie. Moxie, an adorable educational robot, is designed for teaching kids at home. But it’s expensive: the robot itself is $1,500, and it requires a $60 monthly subscription after the first year. Embodied, the […]

How to buy a Nintendo Switch

The Nintendo Switch, like everything else that can lighten the mood during this incredibly tough time, is in short supply. And as soon as retailers like Best Buy, Amazon, and Walmart gets it in stock, it quickly sells out. It can be disheartening to miss out on the opportunity to buy a Switch — but […]

MacBook deal: the 13-inch MacBook Pro gets a $300 price

Thanks to the recent release of the 2020 MacBook Pro, you can now find fantastic deals on older models. For a limited time, you can get the 2019 13-inch MacBook Pro on sale for $1,199.99. That’s a $300 discount and a fantastic price for the 256GB laptop. The 2019 MacBook Pro features a 13.3-inch Retina […]

Apple’s $700 Mac Pro wheels work terribly on skateboards

Unless you’ve been living in a cave for the past month, you’ll know that Apple has started selling a set of standalone wheels for the Mac Pro for $700. Yes, it’s ridiculous. At that price, it stands to reason that you probably want them to do more than just transport your expensive Mac Pro around […]

5 must-have remote control apps for you

The remote control is such a convenient innovation. A simple tool that lets you control a device from the comfort of your sofa. However, this ubiquitous gadget has evolved from an IR-based hardware solution to an internet-based software. There are voice assistants, for instance, that provide information and let you control connected devices with simple […]

PlayStation 5 still on track for holiday 2020 release, says

Sony says that the PlayStation 5 is “on track for launch in this holiday season” despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The company made the announcement as part of its fiscal 2019 earnings release today, where it also reported 14 percent lower gaming revenue year-on-year. Sony put the decline down to lower hardware and software sales, highlighting […]

Motorola Edge+ Will Receive Android 12 OS Update, Company Confirms

Motorola Edge+ will be receiving Android 12, whenever it comes out. The phone, priced at $999 (roughly Rs. 76,400), came out with Android 10 out-of-the-box and at the time, only one Android OS update was confirmed by the Lenovo-owned company. This caused some backlash as everyone expected better support for a flagship phone that costs […]

Apple Watch 6 may track blood pressure without a clumsy

The Apple Watch 6 is expected to get more health-tracking features than the current iterations, but a new patent unveiled today suggests it could pack yet another capability: reading blood pressure. While Apple Watches have been able to track heart rate for years, atypical blood pressure could represent persistent health conditions, like hypertension, which could […]

This business laptop doesn’t quite rival the 13-inch MacBook Pro,

Only a few days ago, Apple launched the brand new MacBook Pro 13. It’s undoubtedly an impressive machine, but there exist a number of rival devices that can compete on both performance and price. MSI Modern 14 laptop – $1461.79 at XoticPC (preorder) (roughly £1200/AU$2250) The Modern 14 isn’t worlds away from the new MacBook […]

Optical vs. laser mouse

Finding a mouse that achieves the perfect balance between sensitivity and accuracy might seem next to impossible. Laser-based mice offer high sensitivity, but they tend to cause jittering. On the flip side, optical mice use LED technology with lower sensitivity, allowing for more accurate movement. Choosing the best mouse for you can be a challenge. […]