Robot Reviews

June 25, 2019

Sony XB900N review: Solid noise cancellation for under $300

Since the debut of its 1000X line, Sony has given Bose a run for its money when it comes to noise-canceling headphones. In fact, the 1000XM2 and 1000XM3 are arguably better than the QuietComfort 35 II Bose introduced in 2017. Now Sony wants to offer… Source: Reviews –
June 24, 2019

iOS 13 preview: Shaping up to be a huge update

After Apple announced all of its big software updates for the year at WWDC, it made clear that the first public beta versions of iOS, iPadOS and macOS would go live sometime in July. Whoops! Never mind. The company just let us know they’ll be rel… Source: Reviews –
June 24, 2019

macOS Catalina preview: It's all about the apps

Three weeks ago, Apple was holding court at the San Jose Convention Center, where it kicked off its annual developer conference with first looks at iOS 13, iPadOS and the latest version of macOS, Catalina. Today the company is releasing Catalina in b… Source: Reviews –
June 24, 2019

Amazon Echo Show 5 review: An Alexa display with alarm clock smarts

When Amazon introduced the second-gen Echo Show display last year, it was a huge upgrade over the original, with a built-in browser, better sound and more video options than before. Just months later, however, and Amazon has released a new model call… Source: Reviews –
June 22, 2019

Windows 10's redesigned Terminal is available in preview

It’s a good time to be a Windows power user. Microsoft has released a preview version of Windows 10’s redesigned Terminal (known as just Windows Terminal) through its app store, giving you a considerably more powerful command line tool. You can run… Source: Reviews –
June 22, 2019

Ford Explorer, farewell to a fallen friend and more: Roadshow's week in review – Roadshow

Here’s what you missed for the week ending June 22, 2019. Source: Reviews –
June 22, 2019

Hulu with Live TV review: Frustrating menus, limited DVR spoil the deal – CNET

Basic Hulu is beloved for its low price and massive stable of on-demand shows, but the live TV version falls short of other premium cord cutter competitors. Source: Reviews –
June 21, 2019

Parasite film review: Bleak, hilarious and as unrelenting as Dunkirk – CNET

Bong Joon-ho, best known for Snowpiercer, sets up multiple laughs in what is ultimately a dark and deeply discomforting look at two differing families. Source: Reviews –
June 20, 2019

Toy Story 4 review: Hilarious jokes barely save a story lacking in stakes – CNET

Spoiler-free: Fantastic writing and technical flourishes spruce up a Pixar sequel that doesn’t have the emotional pull fans might expect. Source: Reviews –
June 19, 2019

Windows 10 preview links bugs you find to existing feedback

Microsoft is trying to make it easier for users to report bugs. The company has released a Windows 10 Insider Preview with an updated Feedback Hub that lets users find similar complaints. If you’ve stumbled upon a problem in a pre-release build, you’… Source: Reviews –