Blog Profile / Chip Chick


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Filed Under:Technology / Gadgets
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Archived Since:April 6, 2008

Blog Post Archive

You Can Now Hitch a Ride With a Waymo Self-Driving Car in Phoenix

11 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

After extensive testing of their driverless cars in Arizona, Waymo is ready to get their show on the real road. Waymo, which exists under the same umbrella company as Google, will now be offering rides in self-driving cars to willing...Show More Summary

Star Wars Episode IX Getting a May 2019 Release

13 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

With next year’s Han Solo movie coming in May instead of the usual December, we weren’t sure if that meant Star Wars would be shifting to blockbuster season full time. It looks that way today, with Episode IX getting a May 2019 release date. Show More Summary

Beyoncé is Giving Away College Scholarships to 4 Young Women

14 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

Beyoncé and co. are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the release of Lemonade, when “Formation” was brought into our lives. She’s keeping up the good work this year not with a new surprise album, but with a new scholarship for creative women at one of four colleges across the nation. Show More Summary

Level Up Your Furniture With This Gorgeous Wooden Arcade Cabinet

17 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

The second annual Silicon Valley Comic-Con went down last weekend in San Jose, and while this year’s show was dominated by Star Trek and NASA, there was another vision of the future getting just as many people excited. Geek Chic hasShow More Summary

HyperX Cloud Revolver S Gaming Headset Review

18 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

BANG BANG! Say hello to my HyperX Cloud Revolver S. Coming in at $150, the Cloud Revolver S is HyperX’s premier high-end gaming headset, and is ready for anything you can game on — PCs, consoles, and mobile devices. This headset still...Show More Summary

Seagate’s Fly is a Hard Drive Built for Drones

20 hours agoTechnology / Gadgets : Chip Chick

Lately, we’ve seen Seagate try to make external storage drives a little more interesting with branding partnerships and drives marketed for specific uses. So far, we’ve seen a lot of that from their partnership with Microsoft, resulting...Show More Summary

Mother’s Day 2017 Gift Guide + Win the Roku Ultra 4k Media Player

It’s time for our yearly admonition to not get mom a cop-out gift for her special day. Let her know you’re thinking about her as much as she thinks about you with one of these hot gadgets — rest assured, we’ve got something for every kind of mom in here. Show More Summary

The Avatar Sequels are Taking Over the Holidays Starting in 2020

The last couple of years, the holiday season has belonged to Star Wars. If they stick with that schedule (and they might not, since that Han Solo movie is supposed to come out next May), they’ll have some competition starting in 2020. Show More Summary

The X-Men Universe is Getting Three Movies in 2018

We’re excited about the slew of upcoming live-action Disney movies and the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Extended Universe, but we can’t forget about the X-Men! While that age-old licensing agreement with Fox prevents...Show More Summary

Knomo Maddox Tote and Battery Pack Review: Gorgeous, Light, and Versatile

The first thing you notice when you pick up the Maddox Tote from Knomo is how light it is. At just under 2 pounds, it won’t give your shoulders grief — unless you load the bag up with everything you can carry, and there’s plenty of room to do just that. Show More Summary

TV Consumption Has No Impact on the Happiness of a Nation

Personally, we’d be pretty miserable without television, but that’s some of what market research company GfK had to share at the annual IFA GPC conference that took place in Lisbon, Portugal this past weekend. It was only a couple of...Show More Summary

Master & Dynamic Made a Wireless Speaker Out of Concrete

Usually when we see speakers of any kind, we see the housing made of plastic or, if things are getting fancy, wood. Concrete? Not so much. But, that’s exactly what New York audio company Master & Dynamic has used in their first wireless speaker, and they have good reason for doing so. Show More Summary

Astronomers Have Discovered Yet Another Planet That Could Host Life

We might just have a galaxy teeming with life! We’ve been hearing about plenty of newly discovered planets, systems, and even moons with conditions that could allow for the existence of life — most notably the TRAPPIST-1 system and one of Saturn’s moons, Enceladus. Show More Summary

You Can Now Preorder a Flying Car for a Little Over $1 Million

I suppose it’s transformative technology in its own way. Slovakia-based company AeroMobil’s flying car, despite appearances, isn’t going to redefine transportation, but it can transform from a light airplane to a car, and after years of testing, it’s available for preorder. Show More Summary

The X-Files is Getting Another Miniseries with 10 Episodes

With last January’s six-episode revival of The X-Files getting so-so reviews — especially for episodes related to the main story arc — a lot of us figured that would be the end of it. It looks like we’ll be finding out what happens after...Show More Summary

McDonald’s and Mindy Kaling Respond to the Burger King Commercial in Their Own Sly Way

Maybe the Hamburglar will show up Beetlejuice style if Mindy Kaling says ‘McDonald’s’ during those new commercials. Whatever the reason, saying the brand name is a no go — McDonald’s has decided to have some fun with Google searches instead. Show More Summary

Jurassic World 2 is Going to be a Lot Darker and Scarier

Were you concerned that a dude commanding a pack of raptors maybe diminished the scare value of said raptors? Well, things might be changing when Jurassic World 2 stomps into theaters next year. While on a promo tour for Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. Show More Summary

New Lawsuit Alleges Bose Has Been Spying on Users With Their Headphones

Usually when we hear about companies collecting user data — anything from location to browsing history — it’s done by the companies whose business models are built around that data harvest. But, a new lawsuit doesn’t involve the likes...Show More Summary

There’s a Whole New Line of Star Trek Swimwear

Summer’s around the corner, and ThinkGeek knows it. They’re following up on their awesome Star Trek swimwear collection from last year with a couple brand new designs. Fitting, because with how this winter’s gone, the beach is going to look like an alien planet by the time we actually get out there. Show More Summary

The Dell UltraSharp 27 4K HDR Monitor is a Creative’s Dream

At CES earlier this year, Dell showed off an 8K monitor useful (arguably) to a very small subset of professionals. But, besides the resolution overkill, there was a lot to like about that monitor, especially its wide-gamut color reproduction. Show More Summary

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