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Kickstart the Month of August
Aug 1, 2012 - in Picture Story
Our latest list of the best that Kickstarter has to offer.
Streaming Radio: What's New With 9 Top Services?
Jul 27, 2012 - in Reviews
Everybody knows that streaming radio is now more mainstream than terrestrial radio. How are the top services changing to compete for listeners?
The Best of Kickstarter: July 2012
Jul 4, 2012 - in Picture Story
Celebrate America's independence by funding some truly independent hardware and video games!
Party on the Fourth of July with Newegg
Jun 25, 2012 - in Picture Story
Time to spark up the illegal fireworks and eat apple pie until you pass out. Newegg wants to help you celebrate the Fourth of July, and you can win a camera!
Hands On With The Microsoft Surface Tablet
Jun 18, 2012 - in Picture Story
Microsoft is bringing its Surface brand to the tablet world later in 2012. Two tablets, two versions of Windows 8, and some very attractive hardware.
New Gear at E3 2012
Jun 10, 2012 - in Reviews
E3 has plenty of new games, sure, but what about the GEAR? New headsets, mice, keyboards, and peripherals galore!
What to Expect at E3 2012
Jun 2, 2012 - in Picture Story
So what's to be expected at next week's Electronic Entertainment Expo? Madness, a new Nintendo console, and probably some sweet new gear.
16 Awesome DIY Projects We Saw at Maker Faire
May 25, 2012 - in Picture Story
Out on the fringes of tech culture lies Maker Faire: an experimental extravaganza where everyday tinkerers and inventors show off their quirky homemade projects.
The Best of Kickstarter: June 2012
May 23, 2012 - in Picture Story
The Best of Kickstarter is BACK! Hand over your wallets and nobody gets hurt.
School's Out! Gifts for Grads 2012
May 18, 2012 - in Reviews
Schools out! And chances are you're looking to buy that recent college or high school grad in your life a new gadget to waste the summer with.
Techie Mother's Day Gift Ideas
May 7, 2012 - in Picture Story
Here are 12 gadget gift ideas for Mom.
Spotlight: Big Monitors, Skyrim, and Musical Doorbells
Apr 13, 2012 - in Reviews
This week, we talk about sweet monitors, Kinect-friendly Skyrim, the best doorbell ever made and ISP's that fight for you.
How to: Put an iPad to work, in the car
Mar 28, 2012 - in Reviews
Here are 9 ways to help you get efficient use out of your tablet while you're traveling by car.
The Spotlight: Servers in the Sky and Drawsome!
Mar 23, 2012 - in Reviews
In this week's Spotlight: PayPal introduces a Square competitor, the new iPad goes on sale, and tons of Google News!
25 Surprising Takeaways from an Apple Investor Conference
Mar 21, 2012 - in Picture Story
A 2-day confab in LA to discuss investment strategies for the most over-analyzed tech company on earth? We're in. Here's what we learned.
Robots Around the House
Mar 19, 2012 - in Reviews
Having robots around the house might seem like a futuristic pipe dream, but there are plenty of purpose-specific machines that will clean the floors, mow the lawn, and keep the house warm.
15 Knockoff Gadgets
Mar 13, 2012 - in Picture Story
Counterfeit products are many things to many people: For high-tech engineers, they're the scourge of the earth. More often than not, they're a source of some good laughs. And very occasionally, they're actually some pretty great products.
How to Gear Up For An MMORPG
Mar 8, 2012 - in Reviews
So you want to start playing MMORPG's, eh? You'll have to properly gear up first, and Newegg has everything you need to help those buffing and tanking skills.
What to Expect at MWC 2012
Feb 24, 2012 - in Picture Story
The Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona this Monday! Here's what we expect to see during one of the biggest mobile confab's of the year.
Before Siri: The History of Talking To Computers
Feb 23, 2012 - in Picture Story
The story of computers and people talking is a complicated one filled with dead ends and false starts. How'd we get from the Bell Labs-inspired HAL 9000 in "2001: A Space Odyssey" to Siri?
V-Day Gadget Gift Ideas (They're Not ALL Pink or Red)
Feb 6, 2012 - in Picture Story
If your goal is to gift good tech design—preferably in a rosy hue—we’ve got
Opinion: The Real(istic) Cost of Being a Gamer
Jan 31, 2012 - in Reviews
$4,800 on an LED-LCD TV? $3,300 on a gaming tower? Those prices are too rich for our blood, and probably yours, too.
Jan 30, 2012 - in Picture Story
Motorcycles are one of the subjects that inspire designers. Between non-existent dashboards, futuristic styles and eco-friendly features, these concept motorcycles are worth a look.
NAMM: 17 New Musician-Friendly Gadgets
Jan 24, 2012 - in Picture Story
The iPad dominated at the trade show for would-be and professional musicians, but there were plenty of other auditory gizmos on which to feast our ears.
CES 2012: HDTV Bonanza!
Jan 18, 2012 - in Picture Story
3D, 4K, 8K, OLED, CLED...CES 2012 had more new HDTVs than you can shake a stick at!
Survive Disasters with CES 2012 Tech
Jan 11, 2012 - in Reviews
CES is pure chaos, but can we find tech on the show floor to help us survive a imaginary chaotic disaster?
CES 2012: The Biggest, Loudest, Most Extreme
Jan 10, 2012 - in Reviews
At CES, every company tries to make a superlative splash. Here are 7 extreme products that earn their titles.
11 Technologies We Hope To See At CES 2012
Jan 6, 2012 - in Picture Story
Tom's Guide arrives in Las Vegas for the Consumer Electronics Show on January 9. Here's our wish list. What's on yours?
Stocking Stuffer Gift Guide
Dec 19, 2011 - in Picture Story
Here are some small items guaranteed to appeal to mainstream tech fans including iPhone, iPad and laptop owners.
Staff Holiday Gift Picks from Newegg.com
Dec 15, 2011 - in Picture Story
See what the folks behind the scenes at Tom's want to give and get for the holidays.