Best of CES Award Winner: Philips Fidelio B5 Soundbar

Philips Fidelio Soundbar s

First announced at IFA 2014 and then unveiled at CES 2015, the Philips Fidelio B5 Soundbar is one of the most innovative products we’ve ever seen come from Philips. The $899 speaker system disguises itself as a sexy soundbar, but that look conceals the unit’s unique power – a pair of detachable speakers capable of […]

Best of CES Award Winner: Mad Catz L.Y.N.X.9 Mobile Hybrid Controller

Mad Catz LYNX 9 with Mobile Phone

As we previously announced, the Mad Catz LYNX9 is a revolutionary gaming controller that can be used with either mobile or home systems running games. The L.Y.N.X. 9 features a built-in mic, up to 30 hours of battery life, and has an Android app to configure the controls. And although the controller will retail for […]

What’s New for 2015 from the Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show 2015 This year’s auto show actually got me more excited than any in the past. There were a ton of new vehicle introductions, and I actually found way more to share than I should probably be trying to cram into a single episode. But let’s try anyway. Acura Some of you know that I used […]

#CES2015 – That’s a Wrap!

Wrap Up Panel at CES 2015 There was a ton of awesome stuff at CES 2105 and as our live coverage rolled to a close, Cali Lewis, Phil Nickinson, Sam Rutherford and I sat down to talk about what we thought were the coolest things at the show. What were your favorites? Let us know in comments or through social […]

Build Your Perfect Media Machine with Lenovo ThinkPad Stack #CES2015

Lenovo Stack The Lenovo ThinkPad Stack gives you four elements in the Stack: an access point, a Bluetooth speaker, a hard drive, a 1TB hard drive, and a power bank. The modules are small, about the size of a pocketable portable drive, and click together magnetically to form a single package. Choose the functionality you want […]

Stern Introduces Cutting-Edge Tech to the Classic Pinball Experience #CES2015

Stern Pinball Machines What’s so cutting edge about pinball machines, you may ask? After all, they’ve been around for MANY decades! But Stern is bringing ever-greater levels of technical sophistication to their games, with a goal of giving players an amazing experience while simplifying what’s under the hood. Less complexity inside the machine means less stuff to […]

Slash of Guns N’ Roses Rocks the House at #CES2015

Slash of Guns N' Roses - Interview You want celebrities at CES 2015? Well how about Slash, the lead guitarist for Guns N’ Roses? We caught up with Slash at the Marshall booth here at CES and asked him about the music he’s listening to these days, and what Marshall is cooking up that’s got him excited.

High-Performance Gogoro Smartscooter Hits the Road #CES2015

Gogoro Smartscooter at CES 2015 on Geek Beat Episode 957 The Gogoro Smartscooter is an electric scooter, but we think maybe it’s pushing into electric motorcycle territory, with a top speed of 60 mph. One of the really interesting things about the Gogoro business model is that the batteries can be swapped. You just drive up up to a Gogoro charging station, drop off […]

Bitdefender Box Gives You Easy Protection #CES2015

John P with Bitdefender Box at CES 2015 on Geek Beat Episode 954 We all understand that keeping our network safe is important. But with the Internet of Things, and devices like TVs and refrigerators getting connected, the list of vulnerable items under your roof is growing fast. Along comes Box from Bitdefender, A really simple to implement solution that will keep everything on your network safe […]