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Recent articles by Scott:

Samsung Galaxy Buds: AirPod alternatives with wireless charging arrive March 8 for $130

Wireless charging through the Galaxy S10, always-on Bixby and they're cheaper than AirPods. → Read More

The best VR display I've ever seen costs only $6,000

Varjo VR-1 melts away pixels and gets to retina resolution with eye tracking and a mixed-reality add-on coming this year. → Read More

Sphero RVR wants to be your future hackable robot kit

It's a mini RC tank-car that could be a whole lot more. → Read More

Here's why we need an iPhone SE 2 right now

Commentary: The gaping hole in Apple's phone lineup has never been clearer. → Read More

Here's why we need an iPhone SE 2 right now

Commentary: The gaping hole in Apple's phone lineup has never been clearer. → Read More

Toy Fair 2019: Lego Hidden Side is like a tiny AR Ghostbusters escape room

Ghost-hunting through a phone in AR, in tiny brick kits. → Read More

Apple needs the iPhone SE 2 right now. Here's why

Commentary: The gaping hole in Apple's phone lineup has never been clearer. → Read More

Hasbro’s making a lie detector party game

The Lie Detector Game, coming in August, claims to know whether you're telling the truth or not via your voice. → Read More

Apple needs an iPhone SE 2 now more than ever

The gaping hole in Apple's phone lineup has never been clearer. → Read More

Apple iPhone Smart Battery Case review: Apple's Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XS and Max: Pretty good, if you need the boost

The Apple Smart Battery Case for the iPhone XS ($1,000 at Amazon), XS Max ($1,100 at Amazon Marketplace) and XR is a bulky way to make sure your phone doesn't need a recharge. Apple has done this before, for the iPhone 6S. That battery case was mocked, but it was actually pretty good, if you found its $100 price and slightly bulbous design acceptable. How long does the battery last? I've been… → Read More

New sub-$200 Nokia phones are Verizon and Cricket exclusives

The Nokia 3.1 Plus and Nokia 2 V are coming to Cricket and Verizon respectively; Canada's Rogers getting a phone soon. → Read More

Apple's Smart Battery Case for iPhone XS and XS Max: Review in progress

It's got a bulge, it can wirelessly charge, and it's not cheap. Early hands-on thoughts. → Read More

Microsoft could unveil the Hololens 2 on February 24

An invite to Mobile World Congress in Barcelona hints at a new product to rival Magic Leap. → Read More

Apple now makes smart battery cases for the iPhone XS and XR

For a little cash and battery bulge, you'll get some more battery power. → Read More

NordicTrack's VR fitness bike wore me out at CES

Coming this summer for $1,999. → Read More

Rokid Project Aurora USB-C smart glasses could be a wearable Nintendo Switch display

Expect a price close to a midrange smartphone. → Read More

The Cosmo Communicator brought the PDA phone dream back to CES 2019

Last year’s Gemini gets revamped with a new processor, backlit keyboard, rear camera and a fingerprint sensor. → Read More

Penn Jillette's magical advice for keeping healthy at CES 2019: Just give up

The legendary magician talks weight loss, The Impossible Burger and VR games with CNET. → Read More

CES 2019: The Withings Move fitness watch has ECG for $130

The analog watch, which has an electrocardiogram feature, is a third of the price of an Apple Watch S4. → Read More

CES 2019: Withings puts ECG in its $130 Move fitness watch

The analog watch, which has an electrocardiogram feature, is a third of the price of an Apple Watch S4. → Read More