The real reason Samsung is beating Apple
April 25, 2013, 2:41 p.m. by Mark Spoonauer, LAPTOP
LAPTOP's editor-in-chief argues that Apple's biggest strength has become its greatest weakness in the smartphone wars.
Everything you need to know about buying a smartphone
April 4, 2013, 12:12 p.m. by LAPTOP
It's best to know what you want in a cellphone, and how you much you're willing to spend to get it.
What your gadgets really say about you
March 27, 2013, 5:35 p.m. by Barbara E. Hernandez, LAPTOP
Believe it or not, your technological preferences speak volumes about the kind of person you are.
12 best new features of the Samsung Galaxy S4
March 15, 2013, 5:04 p.m. by Avram Plitch, LAPTOP
Samsung has just released its newest top-of-the-line phone, the Galaxy S4. So what's so special about it?
World's first 'phonesat' dials Earth from space
February 28, 2013, 12:40 p.m. by Tariq Malik, SPACE.com
The STRaND-1 nanosatellite is carrying several apps in its smartphone brain that serve crucial roles in the mission.
WeMo Light Switch offers energy savings and endless pranking opportunities
January 8, 2013, 4 p.m. by Matt Hickman
At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Belkin announces that an internet-controlled light switch will join the company's existing suite of WeMo home automation products.
Nook HD vs. iPad, Nexus and Fire: Tablets compared
September 26, 2012, 9:33 a.m. by Avram Piltch, LAPTOP
How do the new Barnes & Noble Nook tablets stack up against the competition? What should you consider before buying?
The miracle of light: LIFX smart bulb takes Kickstarter by storm
September 20, 2012, 3:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Described as the 'smartest light bulb you've ever experienced,' a WiFi-enabled LED with plenty of nifty features raises more than $600,000 in its first 2 days of Kickstarter crowdfunding.
5 things to know about IFA Berlin 2012
August 30, 2012, 12:06 p.m. by Avram Piltch, LAPTOP
Microsoft's Windows 8 and Google's Android will likely make a big splash at this year's tech expo.
Students perform emotional haka dance in memory of Christchurch mosque victims
Why the kitchen is going the way of the sewing machine
A huge lake just appeared in Death Valley
This invasive 20-pound rodent could devastate California's agriculture industry
Italy moves to impose 'flip-flop fines' on hiking tourists
Herding dog rounds up the boys for St. Patrick's Day