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Rode’s Connect app simplifies recording multi-host podcasts on one PC

Recording a podcast with multiple guests on one PC is surprisingly difficult. Rode Connect makes it ridiculously easy -- if you don't mind buying one of their microphones. → Read More

How gadgets could unlock the potential of lucid dreaming

Recent experiments show we can learn in our dreams. What else could we do with the right technology? → Read More

How to make your podcast stand out from the crowd

You have all the gear and a great idea. Now what? Four industry experts weigh in with their pro tips on how to turn your podcast into a career. → Read More

All the tools you need to make a better podcast

So you started a podcast? The gear you use can make the difference between someone subscribing or moving onto the next show. In our guide, we give you a host of recommendations to help you take things to the next level. → Read More

Teenage Engineering OB-4 review.

Teenage Engineering's latest speaker is unique, letting you "remix" the audio it plays on the fly. → Read More

Rode’s Vlogger Kit might just find its way into my podcast toolbox

One of the best, quickest and more affordable ways to upgrade your phone videos is an external mic. Rode takes things one step further with a whole kit aimed at improving your social clips. → Read More

Deadeus Game Boy horror game

You're having a nightmare. So is everyone else? Something's up in the village and only you can save everyone in this new title for Game Boy. → Read More

Moflin is the AI emotional support pet we all need right now

It's cute, smart, and sleeps (charges) in a nest. This year's award for "Cutest thing at CES" goes to Moflin. → Read More

NextMind's brain-computer interface is ready for developers

Whether it’s duping Stormtroopers about which droids they are looking for or Professor X’s mutant powers, we clearly hope that magical powers lie dormant within. Time isn’t quite up for the trusty keyboard and mouse combo, but they could start to seem a little quaint, perhaps. → Read More

Akai MPC Live II review: A truly portable all-in-one studio

The follow up the Akai's all-in-one music-making machine comes with built-in speakers, making the already portable device even more flexible. → Read More

The gear to get for your next winter adventure

Here's a list of the best outdoor tech you can buy for the winter, as chosen by Engadget editors. → Read More

DJI's Mavic Mini 2 brings 4K video, RAW photos and double the range

DJI's smallest drone is back, this time with 4K video and over double the range. → Read More

DJI's Pocket 2 handled promises higher quality and mods

DJI revisits the Pocket handheld video camera. Now, the stabilized shooter has a wider lens, a bigger sensor and optional mod accessories. → Read More

Native Instruments Maschine+ review: Freedom in a box

Maschine has a long legacy, and the latest member of the family -- the plus -- is a worthy addition. Now you can make beats, demos and tracks without feeling like you're checking your email. This flexibility comes at a price though. → Read More

Teenage Engineering's OB-4 speaker lets you remix the radio

Take one Bluetooth speaker, add some wild imagination and you basically have the OB-4 from Teenage Engineering. → Read More

High-tech hearing aids for gadget lovers

These days, hearing aids are becoming more like consumer technology. We take a look at two of the latest and greatest to see which one should appeal to gadget lovers the most. → Read More

Petcube Cam is a small, smart way to keep tabs on your furbabies

Petcube makes home cameras designed specifically for animal lovers. The Cam is the latest, smallest and cheapest in the line. → Read More

GoPro Hero 9 Black: Everything you need to know

GoPro just announced the Hero 9 Black, and it's a hefty update, here's everything you need to know, including new features, hardware, accessories and price. → Read More

GoPro's Hero 9 Black is bigger, better and possibly cheaper.

The new GoPro Hero 9 Black is here, and we've put it through it's paces. The new front screen, the improved 5K resolution, extra battery life all add up to an impressive camera that grows beyond its action roots. → Read More

Vava 4K short-throw projector review: Home theater on a relative budget

You might not have heard of Vava, but its short-throw projector is surprisingly good and priced competitively. → Read More