year in review
The Highlights and Lowlights of 2018

If we could describe 2018 in one word, it would be complicated. There have been some amazing shows and films, and fandom has faced a lot of growth and change. But we’ve also seen a lot of pain. We've come together to celebrate the greatest pop culture moments of the year, as well as the things that could and should have been better. Grab a chair and dive into the best and worst of 2018. Read More >>

The Worst Gadgets of 2018

We already told you about the gadgets we loved this year. Now it’s time to shame the terrible gadgets that made us wonder why anyone bothered making something so bad. Read More >>

The Best and Worst Television Moments of 2018

Every year we think there couldn’t be any more television, and again we are surprised. Before we reveal our best and worst shows of the year (those’ll come in a separate list), we want to take some time to honour the unique moments that made TV great, interesting, or baffling—and sometimes a bit unpleasant. Get ready for our best and worst TV moments of 2018. Read More >>

The 23 Coolest Gadgets of 2018

No matter how jaded we become, each year the fine gadget purveyors of the world manage to find new ways to delight and surprise us with gear that’s inventive, exciting, and just plain cool. We put our heads together and collected the very best and most interesting products we were lucky enough to try this year. Here’s to more in the year ahead. Read More >>

Immersive TV is Now Here With Samsung’s QLED 8K TV

Samsung’s flagship QLED TV range has been impressing us for a number of years, but now it’s taking its innovation to the next level: its range of QLED 8K TVs are here, and it’s set to change television forever. Read More >>

comic con 2018
The Biggest Winners and Losers of San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Comic-Con 2018 has come to a close, and whether we were seeing it up close and personal in San Diego or watching from afar back home, we experienced a lot. There was good and bad this year, as always, but we have to admit this time around we were pleasantly surprised by just how great the convention was. Read More >>

elon musk
Six Picks to Play Elon Musk in the Six Thai Cave Rescue Movies Already in the Works 

Citing government sources, Variety reported on Friday that a staggering six different companies are now developing films about the recent rescue of 12 boys and their football coach from a cave in Thailand. That means as many as six different actors will play real-life irony man Elon Musk, who, while perhaps not instrumental to the rescue, was certainly also there. Read More >>

The Ultimate Guide to 2018’s Scifi, Fantasy, and Superhero TV

We just wrapped up a killer year in TV, and it looks like 2018 is poised for similar excellence, thanks to all the long-awaited series returns (for both new seasons and midseason cliffhanger resolutions) and enticing brand-new shows. Here’s your guide to what’s on the horizon (along with a few that will have aired by the time you read this). Read More >>

The Best, Worst, and Most Unforgettable Movie Moments of 2017

It doesn’t matter if a movie’s good, bad, or just mediocre—any film can have a moment that makes your jaw drop in awe or tears come to your eyes, or makes you shudder in irritation and disgust. Here are all the greatest and worst individual moments from the cinematic releases of 2017. Read More >>

Gizmodo Staff’s Biggest Purchase Regrets of 2017

99.9 per cent of the time, I’m sure every Gizmodo staffer is just like you: thoughtfully researching what products to buy, carefully anticipating how each purchase might turn out, and smartly considering our budgets, before handing over our hard-earned cash. But despite what you may think, we aren’t perfect, people! Sometimes we make mistakes. Other times we fall for stupid, misleading Instagram ads. Sometimes awful shit just happens. So here’s a list of our biggest purchase regrets of 2017. Read More >>

gift guide 2017
Gifts for People Looking for New Ways to Escape This Hellish Reality

The real world is... well, you know. And at some point or another we all need a break from it. Helping your loved ones transport themselves to an entirely different realm is a gift just about anyone would enjoying receiving this Christmas, and these gifts are just the ticket. Read More >>