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Sling TV won many accolades at CES this year, and deservedly so. Not only did it walk home with awards for the Best of the Best and Best Home Theater categories, it won one for Best Software too. Not only is the service a game-changer for cord-cutters, the software itself is great - it's intuiti...

January 18th 2015 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Our connected home future depends on devices -- be they lightbulbs, blenders or smartphones -- speaking to one another. And in order to do that, they need to have power. Energous WattUp' wireless charging solution delivers that power wirelessly, so not only do you never have to charge up your la...

January 18th 2015 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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It was inevitable that there would be some overlap in both the Health & Fitness and Wearables category at CES, and Bragi's "The Dash" earbuds is one product that dabbles in both worlds. The wireless earbuds are wearable enough - they're tiny enough to fit in your ear discreetly - while packi...

January 18th 2015 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Mercedes' very future-facing concept car is many, manyyears away, but the gamut of features and ideas it pulls together is expressly why it had everyone talking. With touchpanels and gesture controls across the beautiful interior, as well as chairs that rotated around while the car pilots itself,...

January 18th 2015 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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CES is a tech show that isn't lacking in TVs. That's especially true for the major central hall, where you're never far from the glow of a giant sumptuous TV. It makes choosing the Best TV on show a difficult task, but we got there. LG's Art Slim 4K OLED took the prize, boasting the beauty of OLED...

January 17th 2015 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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We like our wireless routers here at Engadget, but a wireless router that can charge your devices too? And one that can do so, well, wirelessly? If that sounds like a pipe dream, well, it isn't. Energous' WattUp solution promises to do exactly that. No longer would you have to plug in your lapto...

January 17th 2015 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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It's not exactly a gadget or anything physical, but Sling TV still came away from this year's CES with a host of accolades. That's because the service from Dish is essentially a cord-cutter's dream, with a slew of channel offerings from the likes of ESPN, CNN and Cartoon Network for only $20 a m...

January 17th 2015 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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With so many companies offering wearable devices at this year's CES, perhaps it's apt that the best startup we saw at CES 2015 was a company that was taking a different approach to the fitness tracker. AmpStrip is a health wearable that stays out of the way: a Band-Aid style strip that's waterproo...

January 17th 2015 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Digital health and fitness is a category so large that it had its own section in the Sands at CES this year, with everything from robotic bikes to smart shirts. But beating all of that to win our Best of CES award is a tiny pair of earbuds from Bragi called "The Dash." The wireless headphones tu...

January 16th 2015 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Lenovo typically brings a lot of new product releases to CES. And it did it again in 2015. However, there was one particular highlight: a 13-inch laptop with top-end specs, but somehow weighing in at 1.7 pounds.This is Lenovo (and NEC's) slender LaVie HZ550. For reference, that's 43 percent lighte...

January 16th 2015 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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You missed our Best of CES 2015 awards last week? Why? Give me one good reason why. Sorry, unacceptable. Fortunately, we're recapping all the greatest products found in Las Vegas this week, starting with our overall winner: Sling TV. The potential to revolutionize TV-watching habits (and a launch...

January 15th 2015 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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A week after rounding up what we thought would be worthy of winning the Best of CES awards, we finally announced the winners to the world yesterday. To go along with such an honor, we also held an awards ceremony on our gleaming CES stage where we handed out beautiful crystal trophies to the winne...

January 9th 2015 at 3:00pm 0 Comments