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Dell, Alienware Gaming Laptops Ready to Play at CES

Boasting Nvidia Pascal graphics and varying screen sizes, Alienware and Dell have new PCs for the mobile gamer.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

Why not turn your garbage can into a smart device?

The GeniCan is a smart accessory for converting your boring, analog garbage can into an internet-connected smart trash can of the future. Look, smart devices are going to enter every facet of your house anyway, and when you actually think about it, a smart garbage kind of makes sense.<p>GeniCan …

Lenovo's AR wearable picks up where Google Glass left off

LAS VEGAS — Google Glass may have crashed and burned — and set face-worn wearables back by a few years — but that doesn't mean the dream of turning …

Look out for Ultrahaptics haptic feedback in new cars this year

Since Ultrahaptics was founded in 2013, the company has showed off a string of better and better technical demos. Which has been fun, but obviously where the rubber really hits the road (pun most emphatically intended) is when the products start showing up in the real world. 2017 may just prove to …

Hands-on: Dell's new XPS 13 convertible makes a nearly-perfect laptop even better

When I reviewed Dell’s XPS 13 last year, I called it a nearly perfect ultraportable – so long as you were looking for a traditional laptop form factor. But with 2-in-1 systems becoming ever more popular, I missed the ability to turn the laptop into a tablet.<p>Dell’s new XPS 13 2-in-1 has fixed that …

Computer Hardware

Dell flips its high-end XPS 13 into a new hybrid

The Dell XPS 13, one of our favorite premium laptops, gets a new hybrid version with a 360-degree hinge.<p>Dell's XPS line of laptops, available in 13-inch and 15-inch models, is one of our favorites because the laptops are well-built, with a great design and keyboard. But most importantly, they have …

Under the Tuscany sun

3D-printed medical devices spark FDA evaluation

When Kaiba Gionfriddo was just a few months old, a 3D-printed device saved his life.<p>Kaiba was born with a rare condition called tracheobronchomalacia, which meant his windpipe was weak, and would collapse and prevent air from flowing to his lungs. Researchers at the University of Michigan sought …