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This new Porsche Taycan speed test may not be practical but it sure is cool

Porsche’s all-electric Taycan is about to break cover, and clearly the prospect of its Tesla-fighting sports sedan has left the German automaker feeling oddly playful.

The best kids smartwatches 2019: Top options with games, GPS tracking and more

Distract them from your Apple Watch with this playful bunch The world of smartwatches isn’t just for grown ups. There are a whole load of

Nintendo Labo VR is Google Cardboard with more fun, more elephants

Hands on with Ninty’s playful virtual reality set up It isn’t really all that surprising that when Nintendo finally decided to embrace virtual reality for

VW I.D. BUGGY is an all-electric dune buggy you have to love

Electric cars can be earnest, sensible, and green, but Volkswagen is taking the opportunity to show EVs can just as much be silly, playful, and

Parrot Anafi drone review

In many ways, Parrot is to drones what Nintendo is to video games. Despite playing a pioneering role in bringing drones to consumers, Parrot has always leaned

Audi PB18 e-tron concept is a vision of electric excellence

Audi may be readying its e-tron all-electric SUV for the market, but it picked Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance to reveal a far more playful EV

2018 Audi Q2 v Volvo XC40 Comparison : Two small, chic luxury crossovers out of Europe duke it out

From our vantage point, there’s barely a volume carmaker of note without a small crossover SUV – a high-riding hatchback with attitude designed for young up-and-comers

Suzuki Swift Sport review: Hot hatch thrills for supermini cash

The old Suzuki Swift Sport was a bit of a cult car. It wasn’t the fastest hot hatch around and it certainly wasn’t the most

Apple Photos Review : Best Free Photo Editor for Mac Users

Apple Photos, a free program built into the macOS and iOS systems, is our choice for the Best Free Photo Editor for Mac users, because

Onkyo TX-8150 review

Verdict An enjoyable performance from this feature-packed and affordable Onkyo streaming system that can play it all For Enjoyable, spacious, full-bodied sound Agile rhythm and

Naim Mu-so Qb review

Verdict A small speaker with big personality, the Qb combines style, substance and a whole lot of features at a more affordable price For Outstanding

2017 Smart ForTwo Cabriolet First-Drive Review

As it turns out, size is not all that matters, at least as far as the Smart ForTwo Convertible is concerned. This summer, the first

2016 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 vs. 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 – Comparison Tests

These two unlikely combatants scrap for the title of the best everyday American sports car. And America wins . . . again! Chairman Mao Zedong,

Olympus PEN-F hands-on Review : Retro Reloaded

It’s the impeccable retro charm you see when you first hold the Olympus PEN-F, but it’s the addictive creative potential locked inside that lingers. Latest

2014 Yamaha FZ-09 First Ride Review

Dodging past the edge of the cable car, I pull in the Yamaha FZ-09 clutch and start to tip-toe down Lombard Street. Tourists line the

2014 MV Agusta Brutale Dragster First Ride Review

Highs Looks gorgeous Broad powerband with direct throttle/engine connection Feels light and handles nimbly, too. Lows Cockpit favors small riders Could benefit from a steering

2014 BMW R1200RT First Ride Review

Arizona and snowstorms don’t quite compute in my brain. But gliding through Oak Creek Canyon, between Flagstaff and Sedona, it’s definitely snow that I am

2015 Ducati Scrambler First Ride Review

Highs Looks great with excellent craftsmanship Fun, playful engine character Light and nimble handling Lows Ride quality could be improved over bumpy road surfaces Transmission

2015 Yamaha FJ-09 First Ride Review

Yamaha hit pay dirt with its 2014 FZ-09. Powered by an all-new 847cc Inline Triple, the FZ won over riders with its naked styling, hooligan

2014 Suzuki SFV650 Comparison

Highs Versatile handling that’s both sporty and comfortable Best-in-class fuel economy Rider-friendly powerband is easy to master Lows Brakes could be stronger Cockpit feels dated

2015 Yamaha FZ-07 Comparison

Highs Peppy, fun-loving engine Agile and comfortable around town Highly attractive price tag Lows Fork set-up could be better for sport riding Lowest-in-class fuel capacity

2016 Victory Empulse TT First Ride Review

Highs Quality construction and fit-and-finish Natural, upright riding ergonomics Peppy acceleration to freeway speeds Lows Six-speed gearbox seems excessive Questionable mileage range Chassis could offer

Fuhu Nabi Elev-8 Review

The Pros Excellent battery life; Robust parental controls; Solid overall performance; Grippy silicone The Cons Confusing user interface; Many apps are redundant; Proprietary charging cord

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata review: Forget the specs, Mazda’s roadster is the embodiment of driving joy

THE GOOD The 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata boasts excellent driving dynamics, quite good efficiency and, perhaps most importantly, a level of feedback and “feel” that

Three things to know about Lenovo’s Ideapad 100S

Lenovo’s Ideapad 100S is small, cheap and just right (for many users). We recently reviewed it in full, and you’ll have to check out that

2015 Mazda BT-50 off-road review – outback South Australia

In the outback, the heat is not your mate. It’s not a gentle, ocean-breeze warmth. Out here, the heat hits you in the face like

New Amazon Fire HD tablets put power and Prime first: Hands-on

Amazon has refreshed its Fire HD tablet range, bumping up screen quality, durability, and value for money while still putting the retailer’s own services to

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible vs. 2014 Jaguar F-type V-8 S – Comparison Tests

The Chevrolet Corvette convertible and the Jaguar F-type V-8 S we’ve gathered here fulfill the basic tenets of the hot-rod faith. Window-shattering V-8? Check. Two

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ Review

As big as a Note 5, and arguably the most eye-catching smartphone in Samsung’s line-up, the Galaxy S6 edge+ is hard to ignore. Curved AMOLED,

Pac-Man 256 turns historical glitch into endless runner

It seems to be a Pac-Man year this year. The bright yellow chomper celebrated his 35th anniversary last May, which brought along some new features