Todd Maguire

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Is now the time to buy a 4K TV?

Now that TVs with 4K resolution have fallen to mainstream prices, you might be wondering whether it's worth the extra cash to invest in extra pixels over 1080p. Here's what you need to know.<p>The TV buying season, a.k.a. "holiday price cuts," is officially upon us. This year the big question facing …

Televisions

The Audiophiliac's top 10 speakers: 2014 edition (pictures)

Audiophile

Internet Direct Speaker Brand Comparison

Internet direct (ID) speaker manufacturers are often considered to provide the ultimate value in audio. However, sometimes there are hidden costs …

YouTube

Victory: Human Beats World's Fastest Robot At Ping Pong

<i>*wolf whistle*</i> Nice ass, bro!<p>This is a video of table tennis pro Timo Boll doing battle with a KUKA industrial robot. Allegedly the KUKA is the …

Jeff Gordon Gets Revenge

You’ve got to be careful who you mess with in this day and age, and <i>Jalopnik’s</i> Travis Okulski messed with the wrong guy. About a year ago, he (rightfully) called out NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon for faking a Pepsi Max ad, in which Gordon took what was supposed to be an un-assuming car salesman for the test …

Is 'The Newsroom' the Best Bad Show Ever?

You have to be a genius like Aaron Sorkin to get away with a show as vigorously awful as <i>The Newsroom</i>. That's the thing that makes it so agonizing in …

Self-Pity

2014 Subaru Forester 2.5i Premium Manual First Test

Let's Get Weird<p>Subarus and their owners have always been quirky. The designs are usually on the weird side, the advertising campaigns un-traditional, and the powertrains out of step with the rest of the industry. Take this 2014 Forester 2.5i Premium, for instance. Where most of its rivals feature …

2013 Subaru BRZ Long-Term Update 5

The world would be a better place if everyone drove small, light sports cars.<p>The BRZ went in for its second service recently at 15,000 miles, during which it received a complimentary oil change and inspection as part of its initial no-cost maintenance program. While it was at Subaru Pacific in …

The Big Test: 2013/2014 Luxury Sport Sedans

Audi S4 vs. BMW 335i xDrive vs. Cadillac ATS4 3.6 vs. Lexus IS 350 AWD vs. Volvo S60 T6<p>Go ahead. Rank your children in order from worst to best. I’ll wait. Not easy, is it? Yet that’s the task we’ve been given for this month’s Big Test. Small sport sedans are to automotive journalists what …