LG G7 Review [Part 1]: ThinQing Out Loud

LG G7 Review [Part 1]: ThinQing Out LoudGreat review [UPDATE: Part 2 is now live here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUFmvDvmagc] The LG G7 has had a long and strange road to release, at least from an outsider’s perspective. A flurry of reports back in January indicated that LG would delay the launch of its newest smartphone; that it might ditch the “G” branding entirely; even... Read More »

Android P Hands-On: Swipe Right

Android P Hands-On: Swipe RightGreat review The next version of Android is here, and if you use a phone that doesn’t have the Apple logo on the back, this software brings big changes to the way you use it. Namely, a gesture-based interface that recalls the very best of webOS (and, yes, is clearly meant to battle the iPhone... Read More »

Moto Z3 Play Hands-On

Moto Z3 Play Hands-OnGreat review The Moto Z3 Play is one of the more predictable smartphone releases of 2018 so far. Motorola returns to a glass-on-glass design, adds a second camera for portrait mode, and includes its customary support for the modular Moto Mod accessories. (There’s even a free Moto Mod in the box this year, a 2000mAh... Read More »

Surprise Hits: 6 Tech Products I Didn’t Expect To Love

Surprise Hits: 6 Tech Products I Didn’t Expect To LoveGreat review There’s so much going on in tech YouTube that it’s all too easy to forget the good stuff. The cycle usually goes something like this: product launches; product arrives; video goes up; video gets forgotten; on to the next product. It’s a fun hamster wheel, but it’s still a hamster wheel. So I... Read More »

Nintendo Switch Review Re-Do [2018]

Nintendo Switch Review Re-Do [2018]Great review [NINTENDO SWITCH REVIEW RE-DO 2018] You don’t need me to tell you that the Nintendo Switch is a blockbuster success; all you need to do is look at the numbers. Thirteen months after its debut, Nintendo’s new console has sold about 18 million units, putting the company’s profits up 500% year-over-year … and... Read More »

Moto Z3 Play Hands-On

Moto Z3 Play Hands-OnGreat review The Moto Z3 Play is one of the more predictable smartphone releases of 2018 so far. Motorola returns to a glass-on-glass design, adds a second camera for portrait mode, and includes its customary support for the modular Moto Mod accessories. (There’s even a free Moto Mod in the box this year, a 2000mAh... Read More »

OnePlus 6 Hands-On: Speeding Toward $600

OnePlus 6 Hands-On: Speeding Toward $600Great review [ONEPLUS 6 HANDS-ON] “From where I’m sitting, this is the last time the company can hike its prices without a significant upgrade in design or camera performance.” That’s how I closed out my review of the last OnePlus smartphone, the OnePlus 5T released in November 2017. Well, wouldn’t ya know it: the OnePlus... Read More »

Kindle Oasis Review: The Bookworm’s Best Bud

Kindle Oasis Review: The Bookworm’s Best BudGreat review The idea of a deluxe e-reader is almost an oxymoron, up there with “hot ice and wondrous strange snow.” The popular notion is that if you have enough money for something like the Kindle Oasis you probably already own an iPad with the Kindle app on it – and if you don’t, then... Read More »

Peak Design Everyday Backpack Review: A Tech Bag Worth Saving For

Peak Design Everyday Backpack Review: A Tech Bag Worth Saving ForGreat review To be honest, I’ve never considered spending the kind of money on a bag that Peak Design asks for its Everyday Backpack. But then again, I’ve never had a backpack that’s this attractive, well-thought-out, and waterproof to boot – and I can’t name one I’d rather carry right now. So if you value... Read More »

7 Things You Might Not Know About Driving A Tesla

7 Things You Might Not Know About Driving A TeslaGreat review Since you’re alive and breathing in 2018, you probably know about Tesla – both because of its efforts to revolutionize the auto industry with its electric cars, and … the sometimes-catastrophic results when those efforts go awry. As MrMobile I’ve driven the Tesla Model S, Tesla Model X, and the new Tesla Model... Read More »