Traci Vogel

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On the Red Couch with Cool Hunting’s Josh Rubin

<i>Editor-in-chief Josh Rubin started Cool Hunting as a “personal reference tool.” It was a way for him to digitally organize his inspirations. It wasn’t long before the site developed a loyal audience and became part of what Rubin calls the “media ecosystem”—which transformed his personal inspiration</i> …

The Week in Review: Tax Day Is Behind Us

Tax Day, one of the most feared days of the year, passed this week. That fear is partially to blame for the roughly 50 million Americans, or one-third of those filing individual tax returns this year, who were expected to file within weeks or even days of the deadline.<p>Despite the reluctance, the …

Amazon’s Consumerist Obsession Has Found A Home, And It’s A Smart One

With Echo and Dash, Amazon lays out its vision for the house of the future. Here are the upsides and downsides.<p>You pull into the garage after a long day at work, grab your stuff, and get out of the car. As you head inside, your hallway lights turn on, and Amazon’s Echo speakers fire up some …

21 Things I Didn’t Know About The Apple Watch Until I Started Wearing One

Initial ruminations on a tiny device that’s bursting at the seams with new ideas, features, and approaches.<p>Today is launch day for the Apple Watch. In some ways, that’s more of a ceremonial rite than a statement of practical reality. With Apple’s online-only ordering, you can’t just barge into an …

Oppo's upcoming bezel-less smartphone shown off in yet another video

What has perhaps become one of the most leaked smartphones in the past few years, Oppo’s upcoming bezel-less smartphone is shown off yet again in a new video. In this three minute long clip, we get our best look at the phone’s user interface, chassis, and most importantly, the tech used to achieve …

Apple Watch Sport unboxing and size comparison (Video)

Apple Watch has undoubtedly been a long time in the making, but it’s finally here. Today we’re taking a look at the Sport models to see exactly what you get for between $349 to $399. Apple’s strategy for rolling out this product line hasn’t been favored by everyone, but if you were one of the lucky …

Apple offers online personal setup appointments as early Apple Watch buyers take delivery

Customers receiving their Apple Watches today are being offered online personal setup appointments in emails being sent out by Apple. We first reported last month that these at-home personal setup experiences would be offered.<p>Apple was not initially expected to offer personal setup for the Sport …