Gear

Metallica pinball

Master of Bumpers: Metallica declares …And Pinball for All

Metallica has teamed up with Stern Pinball to make its own cabinet. ...And Pinball ...

WTF? Friday: Party Animal Dancing Pet Speakers

You know how you try to make your pet dance and they're having none ...

Travis Stevens's custom Han Solo guitar

Han Solo…in carbonite…on a guitar

Travis Stevens’s custom Han Solo guitar is worthy of being hung on the wall ...

The Mantis “Walking Machine” heralds our insectoid-robot overlords

You've found your next ATV. The Mantis has six legs, wi-fi remote control, and ...

FlashCharger

Out of juice? USB FlashCharger is a gadget-head travel essential

Only $15? Grab yourself an emergency charger and you can charge your gadgets easily, ...

Espresso Veloce

Caffeine on 12 cylinders

Do you love espresso and have copious amounts of money but not enough things ...

Chthonic's Rhythm Crusher

Got rhythm? Taiwanese thrashers Chthonic challenge fans with mobile game

Taiwanese extreme-metal band Chthonic’s latest album is in the bag, and while it's being ...

Reimagining the synthesizer: Meet the Seaboard

The first instrument from UK music-tech company ROLI, the Seaboard is a reinvention of ...

Graphene earphone diaphragm

Better listening through science: UC Berkeley researchers make headphones with carbon allotrope

Scientists from UC Berkeley have used graphene (a nanoscale, one-molecule-thick carbon allotrope) to create ...

Verellen Amplifiers' Meatsmoke preamp pedal

Gear: Verellen Amplifiers’ Meatsmoke preamp pedal

On a quest for a more explosive sound at a less perilous price, Helms ...