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Father’s Day is tomorrow, which means if you’re still looking for a gift, you’ll want to check out the last-minute Father’s Day deals we scrounged and our Father’s Day gift ideas guide we published a few weeks ago. Don’t worry, we hear dads don’t mind a slight delivery delay. Whether you’re looking for more options …

I love robot vacuums. They’re like dishwashers and microwaves in their utility and virtual invisibility—once you have one, you can’t live without it. In recent years, they’ve all gotten a lot better at suction and navigating our strange house layouts. So how do robot vacs stand out in an increasingly crowded field? They do something …

Microsoft’s first stab at a portable Windows tablet, the Surface Go, revealed some of the limitations of the operating system on such a small-size device. The initial effort was promising, but battery life was mediocre, performance lagged, and software quirks had us searching for a workaround. The new Surface Go 2 addresses most, though not …

Web, iOS, Android Yousician Yousician uses the built-in mic on your smartphone, tablet, or laptop to give you instant feedback while you play. It’s the closest you’ll get to a real-instrument version of Guitar Hero. There are specific lessons for guitar, piano, bass, ukelele, or voice, all of which have a bright and easy-to-follow interface …

Hansson says this is emblematic of Apple’s “capricious and inconsistent review process” for third-party apps, and he’s hardly the first app maker to allege this. Last fall, developer Steve Troughton-Smith’s number-picking app Lotto Machine got a “blanket rejection” from Apple when he tried to launch it for MacOS, despite the fact that “the same app …

Father’s Day is nearly here, and graduations, awkward as they might be this year, are still happening. Our Father’s Day gift guide has you covered if you need to get something for dad. And we also have gift ideas for grads. But if you’re on the hunt for good deals for graduates (and dads), read …

It’s hard to fight the feeling that, right now, everything is horrible. The world is battling a pandemic. Communities of color are still fighting police brutality and systemic racism. Millions are struggling to stay afloat during an economic meltdown. Protests are happening in all 50 states. Society is hanging by a thread—we can’t even agree …

If you’re new to sex toys, shopping for your first one can be really intimidating. There are a lot of not-so-great and flat-out bad sex toys out there. 1. Ask Yourself Questions, Learn Start by asking yourself what you like: How do you like to be touched? What kind of experience are you looking for? …

Remember how I said there are a lot of Japan-themed snack boxes out there. Bokksu is another, but it takes a slightly different approach. Rather than focusing solely on Tokyo, candy, or ramen, Bokksu’s monthly boxes revolve around various Japanese regions. You might get an Osaka-themed box, a cherry-blossom box, or a box full of …

Lauren Goode: Hi, everyone. Welcome to Gadget Lab. I’m Lauren Goode, I’m a senior writer at WIRED and my cohost, Michael Calore is out this week. So I was thinking maybe I would just monologue for 45 minutes, with some ad breaks. Of course I would not do that to you. I’ve actually invited our …