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How to buy headphones

When buying a headphone these days people typically debate the style of headphone they want (in-ear, on-ear, around-ear) whether to go wired or wireless (or even totally wireless) and whether to opt for such extra features as active noise-cancellation to help muffle ambient noise. Oh, and then …

Audiophile

How to buy a camera

Thinking about buying a camera but don't have a clue where to start? We're here to help. And even if you know it all, you may find some alternatives you hadn't considered.<p>If you're standing in the middle of a store wondering what to buy, start with our current top picks:<p><b>Cheap dSLR camera:</b> Nikon …

Cameras

Home Audio Buying Guide

Fed up with the terrible warbling noise your flat-screen TV makes? You've come to the right place.<p>Upgrading your TV sound can be as easy as plugging in a sound bar, but first you'll need to buy the right one. In this guide we'll look at the different types of home audio systems available, from …

Audiophile

How to buy a tablet

There's a lot more to tablets than just the iPad. If you're looking to replace a PC with something simpler and more portable, or just want a grab-and-go device for email and movies, we've got answers to all your tablet questions.<p>But if you just want a fast and easy answer, these are a few of our …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple's iOS 7 user guides get an early start

Just ahead of the arrival of the newest version of iOS, Apple gives users some reading material to help them get ready.<p>We're still a little ahead of Apple's official release of iOS 7, but you can already start studying up -- the user guides are now available.<p>Apple has published the free guidebooks …

iOS

Best DSLRs and ILCs for less than $1000

Good-quality DSLRs and interchangeable lens cameras (ILCs) typically provide plenty of manual controls, comfortable ergonomics, and support a legacy …

2013 Waterproof Camera Roundup

One of the fastest growing segments in the digital camera market is compact, rugged cameras. Five years ago you had just two manufacturers selling …

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70 Sample Images

We've just posted a 39-image gallery of real-world samples shot on the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ70 zoom compact. Spanning the equivalent of 20-1200mm …

How to Select the Perfect Nikon DSLR for Your Needs

An article by +Sean Ogle Selecting a new DSLR can be really overwhelming, especially if you’re a first time buyer. Not only do you have to decide …

Fresh Rumors Suggest Canon is Looking at Jumping Into Medium Format

The idea that Canon would take the leap into medium format has been tossed around as both rumor and joke. Last August, we were told to expect a Canon …

Engadget's back to school guide 2013: e-readers

<i>Welcome to Engadget's back to school guide! Today, we're taking a look at your best e-reader options. Head to the back to school hub to see the rest of the product guides as we add them throughout the month. Be sure to keep checking back; in early September, we'll be giving away a ton of gear,</i> …

CNET Update - Next iPhone could read your fingerprints

Prizefight - Google New Nexus 7 vs. Apple iPad Mini

Apple TV review: A great streaming box, especially for Apple fans - CNET

MSRP: $99.00<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Apple TV</b> lets you stream all the video content in the iTunes Store to your HDTV, with purchases stored in the cloud. Netflix, Hulu, HBO, YouTube and dozens of other online services are available, plus music, videos, and photos can be streamed from iOS devices using</b> …

Smart TV

Microsoft still struggling to fix Outlook.com glitch

Microsoft restores Web access to SkyDrive and Contacts but admits fixing an issue with Outlook.com is "taking longer than we hoped."<p>Microsoft is still trying to resolve a nagging problem that has affected access to Outlook.com for many users.<p>A few of Microsoft's key online services started …

Online

Samsung ATIV Tab 3 Windows 8 Tablet Available From September 1st For $700

If you have been patiently waiting for the launch of the new Samsung Samsung ATIV Tab 3 after is was first unveiled back in June and comes supplied …

Nikon D7100 vs. Canon 70D

Size / Weight<p>Both cameras are exactly what you'd expect for enthusiast-focused DSLRs. While larger and heavier than entry-level DSLRs, they'll be a …