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Kamerar Zoom Lens Kit for iPhone 7 Plus review

If you’re shopping for accessory lenses, for most iPhone models the choice can be overwhelming. The lenses on offer range from cheap plastic variants for

5 Reasons to Buy Your Next Laptop Online, Not in a Store

At first blush, it might seem like a good idea to buy your laptop at a brick-and-mortar store. After all, if you can visit the

Chevrolet Bolt EV: 10 Things We Learned Driving the First Everyman EV

The race for the first affordable, long-range electric vehicle is over. General Motors is the winner, and the product is the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV,

2017 Triumph Street Triple RS Review: First Ride

The last time Triumph conducted a major revamp of its Street Triple family was 2013. At that press launch Triumph didn’t feel it necessary to

2017 Chevy Cruze Hatchback a Capable Crossover Alternative

As popular and practical as they are, the thought of owning a crossover will never appeal to certain people. Be it qualms with ownership costs, performance,

Best Gaming Laptops Under $1,000

Gaming laptops can put a serious dent in your wallet, with some of the fancier models costing upward of $3,500. But who says that the

LG Watch Sport review : A superb model to show off the new Android Wear 2.0

The LG Watch Sport is a perfect showcase for Android Wear 2.0. It’s big, but it’s also clever, with some solid fitness chops and other

Meridian Explorer 2 review

It’s unlikely that many budget DACs (digital-to-analogue converters) will suffer from enochlophobia (the fear of getting lost in a crowd). Of late, the likes of

HP Envy 17 Review

The Pros Speedy general performance; Strong audio; Lots of ports The Cons Dim display; Uncomfortable keyboard; Slow hard drive; Can be pricey Verdict The HP

You’ll Regret It : 10 Cars People Wish They Never Bought

New car reviews can’t tell you everything. Even when models thrill a reviewer and come from a respected automaker, it takes some time on the

2017 Kia Niro is the Kind of Hybrid We Can All Agree On

In high school, I went to a small, local technical school for automotive sciences and technology. Classes were in a garage adjacent to the main

10 Key Features to Look for in Your Next Laptop

Up until around 2010, both consumers and businesses could be counted on to upgrade their laptops every three years on average, because technology changed so

HP Envy x360 m6 Review

The Pros Stylish design; Speedy Kaby Lake CPU; Strong audio The Cons Dull display; Shallow keyboard; Mechanical hard drive Verdict The Envy x360 m6 offers

2017 GMC Yukon Denali Review : All Truck, All Luxury, No Compromises

At a Cadillac event not too long ago, I mentioned our Buy This, Not That feature that pit the Cadillac Escalade against the GMC Yukon Denali

Hands on: Xplore iX125 R1 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT If you need a rugged tablet that can outpace most laptops and want it now, then the Xplore iX125 R1 should top

Crosley Keepsake review

We’ve seen it time and time again in films; a character opens a stolen suitcase and instead of the small fortune they expect to be

15 Risky Vehicles Automakers Gambled On

There’s a big difference between a sporting concept car and an automobile set to see production. Innovative real-world cars and trucks take years of product development and

2017 Infiniti QX50: Suburban Snoozer or Performance Bruiser?

The compact luxury crossover segment has become an oversaturated open air market, as wealthy buyers find themselves overwhelmed with options when shopping for the ideal upscale automobile. With selections ranging anywhere from

Overclockers Titan Gladius review

PROS Smooth 4K gaming Exceptional performance Beautiful case and build CONS Expensive Faster SSDs are available KEY FEATURES 4.2-4.5GHz Intel Core i7-7700K (overclockable) 16GB DDR4

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3060 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $2,200 AT A GLANCE Plus Nine amp channels, 11.2 (7.2.4) pre-outs Automated angle and height calibration Minus No Auro-3D THE VERDICT Yamaha’s new flagship

2017 Toyota RAV4 review

THE GOOD: The 2016 Toyota RAV4 SE offers a more dynamic drive character in this normally sterile class. More aggressive looks thanks to the exclusive SE

Ford Trends 2017: Fake News and Disappearing Water Loom Large

The annual Ford trends book details what’s on the horizon for people around the world and hints at potential for changes within the auto industry.

Emotiva Airmotiv 5CH Speaker System Review

PRICE $1,177 AT A GLANCE Plus Neutral balance with fine imaging Very good center-channel performance, integration Superb value Minus Towers may require substantial tilt-back THE

2016 Energica Eva Review

Electric bikes are really coming along nicely and the market is responding in kind, evidenced by sales of Energica’s Ego outstripping production to the point that it reached

2016 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk review

THE GOOD: On paper it’s got the most off-road capability in its class. The Cherokee comes with the excellent Uconnect system. THE BAD: No Apple CarPlay or

Coach HP Smartwatch Review

THE GOOD Very attractive analog watch with comfortable leather strap Many smartphone notification options Waterproof casing THE BAD Limited activity tracking Can’t access already viewed

Which Laptop CPU is Right for You?

A computer’s processor is its brain, the component where most of the “thinking” happens. A faster CPU (central processing unit) lets you crunch spreadsheets, surf

Noble Audio Katana review

PROS The widest, most airy soundstage you’ll hear from in-ears Solid bass presence Luxuriously built Plenty of eartip options Great optional custom-fit service CONS UK

Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook Review

The Pros Useful handle; Long battery life; Will support Android apps The Cons Distorted sound; Mixed performance Verdict The Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook has some

Amazon Prime Instant Video review

Verdict A more advanced, easier-to-use version of its former self, Amazon Instant Video is one of the most complete and competitive streaming services out there