Under Armour’s Sport Wireless Train headphones are ready for the gym

Last month, Under Armour launched its Project Rock on-ear headphones, which are built for intense workouts and were designed in collaboration with Dwayne Johnson (aka The Rock). But not every fitness buff is going to be a fan of him (even though they…

The Rosinbomb Rocket is a panini press for weed

While medical cannabis is already available in more than half of American states and recreational cannabis nears its cusp of national legalization, cannabis culture still strongly values self-sufficiency. Even though this generation of stoners li…

The Decode app spots fakes with NFC


The global trade of counterfeit goods reportedly rakes in half a trillion dollars per year, which isn't good for anyone. (Except for the counterfeiters themselves, I suppose.) As the fakes industry continues to grow, brands are looking to technologi…

Vivo’s all-screen NEX S is a frustrating glimpse of the future

More than anything, Vivo's NEX S is a fascinating machine. From a distance, it seems like any other big-screened smartphone. Look more closely, though, and the ambition becomes strikingly clear. An in-display fingerprint sensor? A pop-up selfie c…

‘Semblance’ is proof of Nintendo’s new indie hustle

I found Semblance on the second floor of the Fuego Lounge, squeezed into a booth beside a dance floor and a small stage. It was early afternoon, and waitstaff were restocking the long, rectangular bar in the center of the room as game developers, pre…

A first look at Instagram’s IGTV

As rumored, Instagram is ready to get into long-form video. And today the company made those plans official with the reveal of IGTV, its new standalone video app geared toward internet creators, like the ones who have made a living out of YouTube. IG…

Turns out, ‘Hitman 2’ is just as challenging as the first

Yesterday I learned that I'm no John Wick. Honestly, I'm not sure I could defend myself from a sufficiently motivated Kato at this point. I played through a mission of Hitman 2, the latest iteration of the venerated assassination sandbox franchise, a…

‘My Hero: One’s Justice’ brings the Plus Ultra action

Dragon Ball Fighter Z is currently the reigning champ of anime-based fighting games but it's about to get some tough competition — and not just from the highly-anticipated release of Jump Force next year. My Hero Academia, one of the biggest hits in…