2382 Results for

retro-futuristic

Article

A mobile phone with a rotary dial: Retro cool or retro fool?

You don't have to be a hipster to want a cell phone that dials like a rotary landline telephone, but it helps.

By Jun. 17, 2014

Article

Futuristic roller skates zip along at 12 mph

There are no flames shooting out the back, but Rocketskates give you the look of the future, strapped firmly to your feet.

By Jul. 10, 2014

Video

Futuristic Google projects

The most far-out Google projects that will shape the future and change the way we live.

By Jul. 9, 2014

Review

Devious Dungeon

Devious Dungeon is a great hack-and-slash dungeon crawler that's perfect for those who long for the simpler platform games of the past.

Mar. 12, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating Mar. 12, 2014

Pricing not available

Review

Samsung UNF8000

The excellent yet expensive Samsung UNF8000 is a tour de force of LED LCD TV design, features, and picture quality.

Jun. 20, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating Jun. 20, 2013
Review

iCade 8-Bitty Retro Wireless Game Controller

iCade succeeds in shrinking last year's arcade cabinet down to a clever pocket size with the 8-Bitty controller. Even though it won't work with many iOS games, the price is low enough that some people will want to buy it anyway for the novelty.

Oct. 18, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating Oct. 18, 2012

MSRP: $29.99

Article

Get an Electrohome retro turntable stereo for $119.91

Break out the old vinyl and spin it on this '50s-style player, which also offers some decidedly modern features and normally runs $200.

By Jul. 8, 2014

Review

Retro/Grade (PlayStation 3)

Retro/Grade succeeds at bringing a fresh take to the rhythm genre and filling it with sensory pleasures, but a lack of music means it outstays its welcome sooner rather than later.

Sep. 21, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating Sep. 21, 2012

Pricing not available

Article

With VTOL X-Planes, DARPA aims for a futuristic lift

The Pentagon's purveyor of far-out ideas wants a new breed of aircraft that's good at both hovering and high-speed cruising.

By Mar. 19, 2014

Gallery

Unboxing Microsoft's retro smartwatches, the Data Link and SPOT Watch (pictures)

Years before Android Wear, Microsoft worked on two -- count 'em -- smartwatches. Separated by a decade, but unboxed today for your pleasure, check out this retro slice of smartwatch history.

34 Images By Jun. 16, 2014