James began writing for music magazines in the UK during the '90s. After a few failed attempts at a DJ career, he carved out a living reviewing DJ and music production gear. Now he lives in the Bay Area, covering drones, fitness tech and culture, though he keeps his DJ gear plugged in and on show. You never know.
Sonos Beam is a smart soundbar with HDMI and AirPlay 2
Smell you later Playbar.
Cannabis is having its 'smartphone' moment
Weed gets update.
Gemini PDA review: We’ve come a long way since keyboards
The personal organizer is back... again.
Skydio R1 review: The ultimate follow-me drone comes at a price
Visual tracking and obstacle avoidance come of age.
'Hearables' could diagnose disease, if we let them
Technology that is always listening might sound scary, but it could save lives.
Bose sunglasses hands-on: audio AR makes more sense than you think
Bose's "Hear what you see" tag might not make sense, but the technology does.
Dear HMD, the world is finally ready for the Nokia Communicator
The mini-laptop series was too clever, too soon. Now is its time to shine.
Watch Sony's Xperia XZ2 launch in under 10 minutes!
Out with the old, in with the new...ish?
Pros and cons: Our quick verdict on DJI's Mavic Air
Spoiler alert: It's pretty good.