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Recent articles by Scott:

New Fitbit Charge 4 adds GPS

The updated tracker is Fitbit's first GPS wearable since the Ionic, otherwise it's very close to the current Charge 3. → Read More

Half-Life: Alyx's creators hint at more to come

Valve's team talks to us about VR, Half-Life's design and why Portal (and multiplayer) isn't here yet. → Read More

Want to play Half-Life: Alyx? Here's the VR gear you need to play it

How to play Valve's newest VR-only Half-Life game. → Read More

The iPad Pro 2020: Working at home with a trackpad, AR and more

The revision to 2018's model adds some updates, but its best feature may be coming to your iPad, too. → Read More

HP and Valve are working on a new VR headset

It's also Microsoft Windows compatible. → Read More

Half-Life: Alyx review: VR dystopia, played in a real-life dystopia

Escaping to try Valve's first Half-Life game in years was a bigger challenge than I expected. → Read More

The new iPad Pro gets my dream features and an expensive keyboard case

Trackpad support, better microphones and a lidar 3D scanner. But that new keyboard case is $$$. → Read More

Apple's new MacBook Air and iPad Pro: What you need to know

A new Apple laptop and new tablet were just announced. Here's what we know. → Read More

Apple's new MacBook Air and iPad Pro: New floating case, trackpad support and lidar

The iPad Pro adds augmented reality upgrades and a real trackpad, while the MacBook Air gets that keyboard we've wanted. → Read More

Animal Crossing: New Horizons is my self-isolating Nintendo comfort blanket

Two weeks with my virtual animal friends on my special island. → Read More

A smarter iPad could be my work-from-home savior

Commentary: The next iPad Pro may have trackpad support at last. That's one of several things I need for an office-less future. → Read More

Lego Super Mario looks like a brick-building video game come to life

Lego's head of design talks to CNET about what's to come with this new Nintendo collaboration. → Read More

Password managers are great -- until you lose the password to your password manager

Commentary: Don't be me. → Read More

Want to play Half-Life: Alyx? Here's the VR gear that works

How to get ready to play Valve's long-awaited new Half-Life game. → Read More

What the heck are Nintendo and Lego making?

Nintendo + Lego = ? → Read More

Future breakthroughs will take folding screens beyond phones and tablets

Commentary: I'm convinced of the value of bending screens, but there are more places I'd like to see them, like wearables, headsets and game consoles. → Read More

Future tech will take folding screens beyond phones and tablets

Commentary: I'm convinced of the value of bending screens, but there are more places I'd like to see them, like wearables, headsets and game consoles. → Read More

Best tablets for 2020

With rumors of new iPad and Surface tablets coming soon, here are your top tablet options. → Read More

Be happy with the Nintendo Switch you've got, because you're not getting a new one this year

Commentary: In a year of new consoles, don't expect anything new from Nintendo. That's OK, because what I really want is better software. → Read More

Rock Band and Guitar Hero creators are back to make you a Nintendo Switch DJ

A first play with Fuser, a mash-up game coming this fall. → Read More