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I knew there was water on Mars months ago, says Ridley Scott

Technically Incorrect: The director of "The Martian" says NASA showed him revealing photos of the Red Planet while he was in production for the new movie.

By September 29, 2015


Made in Germany: Beyerdynamic DT 880 and DT 990 headphones

The Beyerdynamic DT 880 Edition and DT 990 Edition headphones are available in different impedance versions. The Audiophiliac listens to them all.

By September 19, 2015


The weirdest moments from Apple's Wednesday fiesta of bizarreness

Commentary: Apple's event Wednesday involved a model's digital smile, Microsoft, shopping on television and a pencil. And there might have been an iPhone, too.

By September 9, 2015


Health tech is going to save your life (for real)

From 3D-printed organs to cancer-fighting nanotech, the most important branch of technology right now is the one that will keep you living longer and stronger.

By August 10, 2015


Have mobile operating systems stalled out?

Commentary: My biggest takeaway from Google's Android M announcement was how underwhelmed I was by the new features. But that may well be the new normal for all mobile operating systems.

By May 30, 2015


Paint the Town: The artwork that lets you light up the city skyline

Arguably the site of the world's best New Year's Eve fireworks, Sydney is now lighting up the sky in the middle of the year with a massive art project.

By May 27, 2015


The 7th Guest: Remastered comes to Android

Take a trip down memory lane with one of the most famous computer games of all time, now available for Android phones and tablets.

By April 20, 2015


EBR 1190RX: The return of the great American superbike

In the world of American motorcycles, tradition usually trumps technology. Erik Buell has been pushing the two-wheeled envelope for decades, and EBR looks set to bring us into the future.

By April 14, 2015


What's your favorite tech purchase of 2014?

Whether it was a Cheapskate deal or not, name the tech item you treasured most this year. Plus: two bonus deals!

By December 31, 2014


That $119 'Frozen' playset sells for $250 on Amazon. Let it go?

The art of retail arbitrage -- buying products from brick-and mortar stores and selling them online for a higher price -- is alive and well.

By December 14, 2014