The Invincible Wool Jacket Fears No Rain

Even the most adroit adventurer in the urban jungle forgets an umbrella occasionally, hopefully they're wearing the waterproof Invincible wool jacket designed by the folks at Saboteur. » 8/18/10 9:00am 8/18/10 9:00am

The Mutewatch Begs to be Touched

We've seen high-concept watches that are interesting, but the inevitable realization dawns that it takes ten minutes and vector calculus just to figure out what time it is. Mutewatch is different, its touch-based design actually makes it more...useful. » 8/05/10 12:30pm 8/05/10 12:30pm

Thinner and Lighter Kindle Comes with Wi-Fi and Starts at $139

It may have taken longer than expected, but a replacement for the Kindle 2 has arrived. The addition of Wi-Fi and an aggressive $139 starting price make the new eReader a formidable upgrade. » 7/28/10 7:50pm 7/28/10 7:50pm

The Worst Oil Disaster in US History: How You Can Help

Thanks in large part to BP and the government's inept handling of the Gulf Coast oil spill, we're going through one of the worst ecological disasters in American history. But there are some things we can do to help. » 6/11/10 3:20pm 6/11/10 3:20pm

Gadget Deals of the Day

Gadget-heads aren't usually known for our upper-crust mannerisms, so if you want an invite to the next opera gala check out the free etiquette ebook. Now I can finally figure out what all those forks on my table are for. » 2/18/10 3:00pm 2/18/10 3:00pm

RealPlayer SP Update Brings Video Trimming

In addition to ripping, sharing, and converting videos, the most recent update to RealPlayer SP allows users to quickly trim clips without affecting video quality. The player is still bloated, unfortunately, but most folks will find the new tools easy to figure out. [Real] » 2/18/10 9:00am 2/18/10 9:00am