27 Accessories to Make Your Smartphone Smarter
You don’t need us to tell you that smartphones are becoming exceedingly central to our lives; just look at the massive market for phone accessories. Whether you’re a fitness buff, a photographer or an avid traveler, there’s tons of gear for your phone that matches your lifestyle. We've picked our favorites for both the Android and iOS ecosystems.
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Super Storage: Best External Desktop Hard Drives
The best desktop hard drives have, to steal a phrase from our favorite genie, "phenomenal saving power; itty bitty stylish case[s]". Should you need a little extra room (actually, a lot of room) to move large files from one place to another, or or if you’re storing files temporarily for some other reason, look no further than these, the best external desktop hard drives around.
Today in Gear: May 10, 2013
The Principals x Billy Reid Bare Bones Concrete Dominos Yes, these strangely-shaped blocks are indeed dominoes. You’ll want to haul the cotton carrying bag with you wherever you roam and play as often as possible. Just maybe not on a glass table. $55 Need Supply x Alden Patterson Unlined Dover Shoe Do everything you can...
Today in Gear: April 4, 2013
Warby Parker Summer Collection Spring can be a dangerous time: excited by the sun, some men are known to jump into the color deep end. Don’t look like Elton John. Let Warby Parker guide you with their tastefully bold summer styles. $95 (★) Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid Porsche’s all-new plug-in Hybrid goes against the grain...
Seagate Central Shared Storage
Hard drives are about as exciting as, well, hard drives. Seagate Central ($190-$260) aims to change all that as the world’s first shared storage device with a Smart TV app, enabling you to access files on your flatscreen and just about every other device in your home. In short, the Seagate Central allows access to...
Seagate BlackArmor NAS 440 12TB Storage Server
Network Accessible Storage used to be something only businesses needed to pay attention to. As the Napster turned BitTorrent generation continues to age though, the need to back up and maintain enormous libraries of digital photos, music, and videos has become much more of a mainstream consumer concern. That’s why storage brands like Seagate continue...
Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex Portable Hard Drive
Choosing a hard drive typically requires two decisions: storage-size and connectivity. Problem is, when it comes to connectivity options things are a mess. Your current options: USB, USB 2.0, USB 3.0, eSATA, FireWire 800 don’t necessarily make it easy to choose a hard drive to buy that fits your current needs and promise compatibility as...