Withings Steel HR Sport review: A slick watch and tracker, but not for serious fitness junkies

REVIEW: Wearables company Withings returned from the grave last month with its first new product since Nokia ditched the brand it had acquired in a $ 192 million deal back in 2016. It’s been a whirlwind year for Withings, with cofounder Éric Carreel entering the fray to buy his company back from Nokia in May. Fast-forward to September, when […]

‘Blazing Chrome’ Continues To Show Slick Shades Of Contra & Metal Slug

Blazing Chrome, the next title from Joymasher, developers of the stunning (…ly gloomy) Odallus: The Dark Call, draws from Contra instead of Castlevania this time, and judging from a new trailer, it continues the developer’s proud tradition of taking classic retro style and making it even better. Humans are being kept down by robot overlords, […]

Student Project Aube Offers Slick Pixel-Art Combat

Wielding a neon blade and a swift dodge, you drop into fast-paced melee and a detailed pixel-art landscape in the free hack-n-slash Aube. As you explore this ruined techno-wasteland, Aube reveals its narrative through patient fights and detailed pixel environments, reminsicent of Hyper Light Drifter. You embark on a short Zelda-inspired adventure, set in a […]

Logitech Craft review: A slick keyboard combo that takes on the Surface Dial

Enlarge / Kinda striking, don’t you think? (credit: Mark Walton) Specs at a glance: Logitech Craft Colour Grey, aluminium Dimensions 32mm x 430mm x 149mm Weight 960g Connectivity Logitech Unifying 2.4GHz, Bluetooth Low Energy Software Support Mac OS 10.11 and above and Windows 7 and above Features USB Type-C charging, backlight, digital crown, 10m wireless range, […]

Russia ‘well-prepared’ for 2018 World Cup, Western media admit after ‘slick’ Confed Cup

As the 2017 Confederations Cup – generally considered a dress rehearsal for the World Cup – reached its climax, even the most Russia-skeptical Western media praised the country’s sports infrastructure and hospitality, assuring that teams and fans traveling to the 2018 FIFA World Cup need not worry. A BBC reporter said “in terms of organization, […]

An oil slick at this MotoGP race sends the field flying

Grand Prix motorcycle racing is one of the most entertaining forms of motorsport. While races may be shorter than what four-wheeled fans are used to, they’re almost always packed to the brim with excitement. At this weekend’s MotoGP race at France’s Le Mans Bugatti Grand Prix Race Circuit, an oil slick on the track caused […]

Draisaitl leads Oilers' slick demolition of Ducks to force Game 7

The Edmonton Oilers are forcing the Anaheim Ducks to face their Game 7 playoff demons. Their Western Conference semifinal is going the distance after Edmonton’s decisive 7-1 victory Sunday. The winner of Wednesday’s Game 7 in Anaheim meets the Nashville Predators in the conference final. Leon Draisaitl led the Oilers with a hat trick with […]

2018 Buick Regal Debuts with Slick Styling, Torque Vectoring, and a Hatch!

– Buick’s new Regal and the Audi A4 seem set on a collision course. It has been a long time—maybe ever—since we could have typed any sentence that buoyed a Buick into the same conversation as Audi, but the all-new 2018 Regal works hard to ensure this is no false equivalence. For proof, check out […]

TypeShift is a slick and beautiful new word game for iPhone

Leave it to Zach Gage to create yet another interesting experience in the well-trod field of word games. The game designer, who most recently crafted fascinating new spins on chess and solitaire, just released a word game called TypeShift on iOS. He describes it as “the modern anagram puzzle.” Like most addictive games, it’s seemingly […]