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.
Lousy sommeliers can let D-Vine pour the perfect glass of wine
This isn't one for the two-buck chuck crowd.
UVify's Draco drone is a racing quad for everyone
The thrills of drone racing are about to get a lot more accessible.
This selfie-drone recognizes, finds and auto-records its owner
The humble selfie takes to the skies, allowing you to leave your phone in your pocket.
AOL's Alto email Dashboard adds Alexa and Slack integrations
Speak to your email, like it's the most normal thing in the world.
With live 360 video Facebook should focus on cameras not content
Users, not brands, could drive the VR-video revolution.
Parrot's quirky toy drones are slowly growing up
Unlock new features for your Bebop 2 via a companion app -- for a price.
Google WiFi review: A hassle-free router comes at a price
An end to “Have you tried switching it off and on again?”
Bragi's 'Headphone' takes on Apple's AirPods
The second set of truly wireless earphones from Bragi is simpler, with key improvements.
Airbnb goes beyond spare rooms with 'experiences' and 'places'
Taking its motto of "experience a city like a local" to the extreme.