entertainment

Google Home Mini Review: The First Great Echo Dot Rival

THE GOOD Attractive design Inexpensive Great audio quality for size Can control Android TVs and Chromecast THE BAD Hard to see status lights from across

Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max : Which Should You Buy?

With the launch of the Mini and the Max, there are now three Google Home devices from which to choose. From controlling dozens of smart

Dali Spektor 2 review

On paper, there’s little to differentiate Dali’s new Spektor 2s from any of their main rivals. These speakers stick to the classic budget standmounter formula

2018 Honda Odyssey review

THE GOOD: The Honda Odyssey’s performance and efficiency are quite good for a minivan. Dashboard tech has been overhauled and now features Android Auto, Apple CarPlay

2018 Honda Accord first drive: No more bland

I know what you’re thinking: “It’s a Honda Accord. Skip to the mileage estimates and whether or not there’s room for a car seat in the back,

Best and worst luxury cars 2017

Luxury cars need to be opulent enough to tempt people used to the best of everything and as good to drive as they are to

Which is the best movie streaming box for you? New Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast and more

A lot of TVs nowadays have some variation of streaming service built in, but there are still plenty of us that still have “dumb” TVs.

Origin Chronos (2017) Review: A Compact Gaming Desktop Done Right

THE GOOD Sleek, living-room-friendly design Fairly upgradable Great overall performance Lots of customization options THE BAD Some of the better add-ons are pricey VERDICT The

2017 Cadillac ATS Coupe review

THE GOOD: Cadillac’s 2.0-liter turbo engine delivers big power, while also returning respectable fuel economy. Handling capabilities match or surpass its German competition. Exterior design is

How to Build Your First Home Theater From Nothing

Setting up a proper home theater doesn’t have to be terribly expensive or complicated. If you’re still watching TV on a tiny screen and crappy

SNES Classic vs NES Classic: Which Retro Console Is For You?

Nintendo’s coveted SNES Classic Edition is launching very soon, and its previous mini retro console, the NES Classic Edition, is coming back next year after

Westinghouse 4K Amazon Fire TV Review: Great for anyone, especially cord-cutters

PROS Very bright backlight and crisp images Amazon’s platform works flawlessly OTA TV features are great for cord-cutters Lightweight Having Alexa on the TV is

Apple TV 4K Review: One Powerful (But Pricey) Streaming Box

THE GOOD Fantastic 4K HDR content Intuitive home screen Simple iOS and macOS integration THE BAD Expensive Fiddly remote No digital audio or USB ports

2017 Audi R8 Spyder Review: Almost no compromises

PROS Incredibly quick Surprisingly comfortable Easy to drive, even at speed Glorious soundtrack 18mpg combined isn’t bad for a V10 CONS Expensive without the badge-recognition

iPhone 8 review

The Good: The iPhone 8 offers wireless charging, lightning-fast performance and small but solid upgrades to its camera, screen and speakers. Its starting storage size is

Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017) Review

Key Features Review Price: £169.00/$253.5 Hands-free Alexa Android with Fire OS 5 1080p screen What is the Amazon Fire HD 10 (2017)? This is an

Pro-Ject The Classic review

If you’re going to take hi-fi design inspiration from any other era, we can think of few better from which to do so than the

Magic Leap: Everything we know so far and what we still – STILL – don’t know

Waiting for Magic Leap has been starting to get on everyone’s nerves and we’re sure we’re not alone. Early last year, after a series of

22 Best Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best waterproof Bluetooth speakers that deliver exceptional sound performance while featuring a fully waterproof and water resistant design.

TCL Roku TV 55P607 Review: Expanded Color Gives This TV an Edge

THE GOOD 4K HDR support Easy-to-follow smart Roku interface Advanced remote control with headphone jack THE BAD Mediocre audio Occasional exaggerated colors and brightness VERDICT

Yamaha YAS-107 soundbar review: This speaker delivers plenty of bang for the buck

Highly intelligible dialog and great overall performance make Yamaha’s sound bar a top performer in its price class. Pros Exceptionally clean and clear dialog HDMI

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed

The all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf electric hatch has been revealed in Japan today, at a giant tech-centric gala event inside the old Tokyo motor show venue. The

How To Create A Child Profile On Your Fire Tablet

Whether you bought a Fire tablet just for your child to use, or you want to be able to hand your own Fire to your

Asus VivoBook W202NA Review

The Pros Durable design ; Long battery life ; Bright display ; Excellent sound ; Solid performance The Cons Display could be more colorful ;

Alfa Romeo Old v New: 2017 Giulia v 1990 75 Twin Spark

Propeller shafts. They’re probably not a make or break item on your average car buyer’s checklist these days, but the long absence of driven rear

Sony Xperia XA1 Plus preview: Mid-ranger with a beefy battery

Sony announced three smartphones at consumer electronics show IFA in Berlin, including two flagships to complement the 4K Xperia XZ Premium and one “super mid-ranger”. The super mid-ranger

The Top 10 Wireless Outdoor Speakers of 2017

Having wireless outdoor speakers at your pool, deck and patio areas can greatly enhance your outdoor experience. As you swim by the pool or party

15 SUVs That Surprisingly Failed the JD Power Dependability Test

When you go shopping for a car, you want to avoid surprises. In the past, we’ve highlighted ways salesmen might bend the truth or downright lie to

2018 Polaris Slingshot SLR Review

Remember when the Slingshot first debuted and motorcyclists poo-poo’d the contraption as a waste of money that nobody would want? Well, it’s three years later and our

Sonoro Stereo 2 review

The original sonoroSTEREO (the upper/lower case combo being the German company’s preferred styling) gained a respectable four-star review when we reviewed it a couple of