Tag Archive: Gear


You need to see this ergonomic office gear if you’re working from home

Working from home can be a daunting thing if you’ve never done it before, but truth be told, it doesn’t have to be. In fact, as someone that’s been working from home for a few years, it’s pretty darn great. However, that does come with a big caveat — you need the right gear. Specifically, you need to invest in an ergonomic chair, keyboard, and mouse. That might seem like overkill, but trying to work from a dining room chair  [Read More…]

Consolidate your charging gear with these slick 100W PD chargers

Once upon a time, high-powered laptop chargers were bulky, expensive, and proprietary. Now with Power Delivery, you can now find 100W chargers that will charge even the most powerful laptops quickly and will charge even lower-powered devices as alongside your laptop with ease. The scene is shifting on 100W chargers pretty quickly these days as gallium nitride (GaN) starts making its way into this class of charger, but right now, we have a clear winner in the Anker PowerPort Atom  [Read More…]

How to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games on the Oculus Quest

The Oculus Quest recently gained support for over 40 Oculus Go and Gear VR games. It also gained the ability to use several Oculus Go and Gear VR apps. These additions almost double the number of games available on the Oculus Quest. It isn’t tricky to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games on the Oculus Quest; you just need to know where to look in your device’s settings.

How to play Oculus Go and Gear VR games  [Read More…]

Every Oculus Go and Gear VR game you can play on your Oculus Quest

The Oculus Quest’s game library continues to expand. Recently, the Oculus Quest gained the ability to play compatible Oculus Go and Gear VR games. This brought dozens of new titles that you can play on your Oculus Quest. The Oculus Quest also gained the option to turn off inside-out tracking, which is a useful option if you’re playing a game designed for the Oculus Go or Gear VR or if you’re using a media app. The first wave of supported  [Read More…]

The Note 10 isn’t compatible with Samsung’s Gear VR headset

The Galaxy Note 10 is the first Samsung flagship since the S6 to not support the Gear VR headset.

What you need to know The Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and 10+ are incompatible with the Gear VR headset. A Samsung spokesperson confirmed this saying, “The Gear VR is not compatible with Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+. We remain committed to innovating in VR and AR to deliver incredible new experiences to our consumers.” Previously, Samsung would  [Read More…]

Cut down your enemies then upgrade your gear in The Surge 2

Brutal combat, dismemberment, towering foes and high-tech upgrades are what The Surge 2 is all about

What you need to know The Surge 2 is an upcoming action-RPG from Deck13 Interactive and Focus Home Interactive. The new trailer for The Surge 2 shows crazy combat featuring dismemberment, as well as different gear and upgrades. The Surge 2 is currently scheduled to release on September 24, 2019. You can preorder The Surge 2 from  [Read More…]

All the camera gear Hayato wishes he would’ve bought during Prime Day

I love a good deal, and as a videographer (both by profession and hobby), there’s nothing more exciting to me than a sale on camera equipment! Whether that’s discounted SD cards, camera bags, lenses, or anything else, a good deal is fantastic. Prime Day came in at a particularly opportune time for me, since I’m upgrading to a new camera soon (a7 III, thanks for asking!) … except that I’m trying to save up for a new lens  [Read More…]

Should you buy the Samsung Galaxy Fit or the Gear Fit2 Pro?

As the wearable market continues to flourish, it only becomes more difficult to sift through all the choices. Fortunately, our team takes a close look at each one and breaks down the important details to help you choose.

Premium features Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro

$ 138 at Amazon

Pros Built-in GPS Music storage Heart rate monitoring Large, curved AMOLED display Great price Cons More expensive Bulkier design Lacks Samsung Pay Older smartwatch

Sometimes you need  [Read More…]

This is the theme park-tested gear in Ara’s gear bag

I’ve survived two Disney College Programs, over a dozen family vacations, and now live within a half an hour of Walt Disney World, where I head when the weather’s nice for a change of pace, some photography practice, and maybe a Peter Pan float. When your gear bag has to get you through a long day in hot, humid, storm-prone weather and overwhelming crowds — and be light enough not to kill your back during this all-day urban  [Read More…]

One UI update rolling out to Galaxy Watch, Gear S3, and Gear Sport

The update includes battery optimizations and outdoor swim tracking.

What you need to know The One UI update is rolling out to the Galaxy Watch, Gear S3, and Gear Sport. The update includes a refreshed UI with new settings and features. New battery optimizations should help your watch last longer.

We first got a glimpse of Samsung’s One UI on wearables with the launch of the Galaxy Watch Active. Now, the One UI update is rolling out  [Read More…]