Alongways Mobile Finds Interesting Spots to Stop on Your Road Trip

Android/iOS: Alongways, the service that finds interesting and useful places to stop along your road trip route, just took the wraps off of new mobile apps for iOS and Android that will guide you to interesting sights, places to eat, historic landmarks, and more while you're already on the road—perfect if you'd like a… » 1/20/15 4:30am 1/20/15 4:30am

How to Survive the Perils of New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve might be the best party night of the year, but it can also be the most stressful, from losing your phone to the far more perilous drive home. Here are a few things you can do now to stay safe and sane this New Year's. » 12/31/14 1:00pm 12/31/14 1:00pm

BMW M Laptimer Records Telemetry Everywhere You Go And It's Amazing

Did you ever wonder what percentage of the throttle you are using on the way to get a sandwich? Were you ever curious how many Gs you pulled on the way home from clarinet lessons? Do you have a BMW? You might just be in luck. » 12/23/14 5:23pm 12/23/14 5:23pm

Hyperlapse Is The Perfect App For Flying

There is a lot to love about flying, in terms of natural, engineering and architectural beauty. Photos rarely do it justice, and regular videos just seem to move too slow. Enter Hyperlapse, the perfect solution for capturing flying's best moments. » 10/26/14 11:00am 10/26/14 11:00am

Cops Use 'Find My iPhone' To Locate Crashed Car After OnStar Glitch

A woman who crashed into a ravine near Mount Hamilton, east of San Jose, CA, was found after 19 hours, not by the OnStar system in her Chevy Cruze, but by a cop who guessed the password on her iPad and discovered her location using the Find My iPhone app. » 10/14/14 8:40pm 10/14/14 8:40pm

This USB Car Charger is Perfect for the Platform-Agnostic Family

We've covered a lot of deals on USB car chargers over the past few months, but I've never seen one quite like this before. » 10/10/14 9:45am 10/10/14 9:45am

iPhone 6 Review: The Phone That Lured Me Back to Apple

I'd rather get this out of the way up front: the iPhone 6 is the best smartphone you can buy. In fact, it's better than that. The iPhone 6 convinced me to switch back to Apple. » 9/24/14 1:37pm 9/24/14 1:37pm

Everything Apple Announced Yesterday

This is Apple's biggest year yet—the line may sound trite, but at least this time, it actually holds some weight. Yesterday, not only did Apple finally give in to a (way) bigger iPhone, but after years of what's seemed like years of will-they-or-won't-they, Apple has finally entered the smartwatch game. And at least… » 9/10/14 11:55am 9/10/14 11:55am

iPhone 6 Plus Hands-On: It's So Big

Say hello to Apple's 5.5-inch powerhouse smartphone, the iPhone 6 Plus. It's the largest phone that our favorite Cupertino fruit company has ever produced, and we just got our hot little hands on its big, honking chassis. Seriously, compared to any iPhone you've ever held, this handset is HUGE! It's amazingly thin,… » 9/09/14 4:28pm 9/09/14 4:28pm

Our iPhone 6 Liveblog Starts Right Here Right Now

Welcome friends! Today, Apple's going to take the wrapping off of the iPhone 6, possibly a larger iPhone 6L, and even more possibly the fabled iWatch. We'll be covering it all live, right here. Join us! » 9/02/14 4:10pm 9/02/14 4:10pm

Tesla Owners Will Be Able to Start Their Cars With Only an iPhone

Tesla's Model S is so technologically advanced, it gets software updates the way your old fashioned car gets oil changes. And rumor has it the newest update will let iPhone-using Tesla owners forget their car keys forever: The car will soon recognize the owner's phone to start the car. » 8/21/14 10:35am 8/21/14 10:35am

Bentley Filmed This Entire Gorgeous Ad On An iPhone

Bentley just released this short spot about the design details in their cars called "intelligent design." It's a gorgeous and interesting film, but the most amazing part is that it was filmed entirely on an iPhone and edited on an iPad. » 5/15/14 1:50pm 5/15/14 1:50pm

My Day at Road Atlanta.

As you may know. Last year I won the Jalopnik and Blipshift T-Shirt contest thanks to my "Smoking Permitted" design and the grand prize was a one day, High Performance, Skip Barber Racing School. I Registered for the course at Road Atlanta on March 18th, and hit the road! » 3/23/14 4:16pm 3/23/14 4:16pm

They Look Like Toy Cars, But They're The "Future Of Consumer Robotics"

This looks like something you'd find in the Hot Wheels aisle at Walmart, but it's much more than that. It's a character from Anki Drive, an iOS-powered tech toy coming to Apple Stores and Apple.com on October 23. Its creators call it "the future of consumer electronics." » 10/16/13 9:00pm 10/16/13 9:00pm

The complete Apple iOS 7 guide: Everything you need for a happy upgrade

You can upgrade your iPhone and iPad now with iOS 7. You probably have a lot of questions about it—here are all the answers you need. » 9/18/13 1:01pm 9/18/13 1:01pm

Check out Apple's new iPhone models

Apple is announcing new iThings today, including a gold iPhone that's going to be all the rage among Chinese people and ABBA fans. Check out the live coverage at Gizmodo. » 9/10/13 12:45pm 9/10/13 12:45pm

Our New iPhone Liveblog Starts Right Here, Right Now

Welcome friends! In just a few hours, Apple's going to take the wrapping off of the updated iPhone 5S and the all new, budget-friendly iPhone 5C. We'll be covering it all live, right here. Join us! » 9/09/13 11:11am 9/09/13 11:11am

What the Strange Slot in Your Old Car's Dashboard Is Really For

Someone was did an amazing job of predicting the future when they put that strange slot in the center of your dash. Spooky. [Reddit] » 9/09/13 5:15am 9/09/13 5:15am

Get Your Own McLaren P1 For Free With This Awesome iPhone App

The incredibly dramatic McLaren P1 has been the undeniable star of the Paris Motor Show. But there is another place where McLaren has outshined the rest of the automakers as well: They gave pretty much everyone here their own P1 to take home. » 10/02/12 10:00am 10/02/12 10:00am

A Week With The iPhone 5

After waiting in line to buy and spending seven days with the iPhone 5, living with it, owning it, I can say confidently that it's the best smartphone you can buy. The whiners, the babies, the cranky zealots who think it's boring, or disappointing, or not different enough? They don't understand. The iPhone has… » 9/28/12 11:00am 9/28/12 11:00am