G. Clay Whittaker
at 09:21 AM May 26 2016
Gadgets // 

A long time ago (nearly four decades at this point) Star Wars burst out of theaters and straight into the marketing departments of companies like Kenner and Hasbro. Action figures and starship models have long populated the landscape of nerdy childhoods around the world, but no one toy was ever as coveted or abused as the plastic toy lightsaber.

G. Clay Whittaker
at 09:21 AM May 26 2016
Gadgets // 

The first gadget with a useful rollable screen may arrive faster than we suspected. According to Bloomberg, Chinese tech firm Moxi Group says it will be rolling out a rollable, bendable smartphone screen later this year.

G. Clay Whittaker
at 09:21 AM May 26 2016

Microsoft might be gearing up to release a Chromecast competitor aligned with the Xbox brand.

Xavier Harding
at 11:19 AM May 25 2016
Gadgets // 

Pebble is experimenting with adding Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant to its devices, confirmed sources with information on the matter. The smartwatch company just today announced new versions of their devices: the Pebble 2, Pebble Time 2 and Pebble Core. Now the Kickstarter-founded startup is working on adding in the virtual assistant part of Amazon's Echo line of products.

Xavier Harding
at 11:19 AM May 25 2016
Gadgets // 

Before the Apple Watch and Android Wear stormed the scene, Pebble brought smartphone users a way to check phone notifications right on their wrist. Now the Kickstarter-founded company is bringing yet another update to their smartwatch lineup. Today the company announced a suite of new products: the Pebble 2, the Pebble Time 2, and the Pebble Core.

Christine Jun
at 10:27 AM May 19 2016
Gadgets // 

Looking for a pair of VR goggles that's a little nicer than Google Cardboard but not as expensive as Oculus Rift?

G. Clay Whittaker
at 10:27 AM May 19 2016
Gadgets // 

Google had several developments to announce, including customizable watch faces that put things like step trackers and your tasks up where you need them.

 
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