Takara Small
Takara Small

Just a writer looking for a good lede. Feel free to reach out to me at takara@mic.com.

Jan. 26, 2017

Nostalgia Bacon Express Crispy Bacon Grill is a toaster made specifically for bacon

There's an easy way to have more bacon in your life.

Jan. 26, 2017

Geko's Smart Whistle wants to keep you safe in real-time

Help from a loved one is only a whistle away.
Jan. 24, 2017

Eero: The smart device that promises to fix all your Wi-Fi problems

How much would you pay for consistent and reliable Wi-Fi at home and the office?
Jan. 19, 2017

Kitchen gadget SmartyPans promises to take the guesswork out of cooking

This smart pan will make sure you never overcook a meal again.
Jan. 18, 2017

Android Nougat Features: 6 things you can do that you couldn't do before

All the sweet features hidden in the new Android 7.0 Nougat update.
Jan. 17, 2017

The NVX 200 turns smartphones into high-tech desktop gadgets

Conference calls will never be the same.

Jan. 13, 2017

Tilde noise-canceling wireless headphones are exactly what you didn't know you needed

These noise-canceling headphones let you block out distracting sounds wherever you are.
Jan. 11, 2017

Self-driving cars of 2017: The game-changing vehicles hitting the streets this year

These self-driving cars and technology will hit the streets in 2017.
Jan. 11, 2017

The Nomad Key is the accessory every iPhone owner should have in their arsenal

You need this super small, super portable charger in your life.
Jan. 9, 2017

The 360 Smart Bed is self-adjusting, feet-warming and anti-snoring

This Smart Bed tracks in-bed habits, detects snoring and makes real-time sleeping adjustments.
Jan. 5, 2017

Pilot, the real-time universal translator, is straight out of a sci-fi novel

Language translation is hard. This device wants to make it easy and take place in real-time.

Jan. 4, 2017

Meet Bonjour, the artificially enhanced smart alarm clock from the future

This smart alarm clock uses artificial intelligence to program your day.
Jan. 4, 2017

The PowerUp turns paper planes into flying drones

Get your paper planes off the ground faster and reaching new heights.
Jan. 4, 2017

The Wair smart scarf doubles as an air filter in polluted cities

A French startup has produced what it claims is the world's first smart scarf that fights pollution.
Jan. 3, 2017

Ariana Grande 'Final Fantasy' Character: 'Brave Exvius' mobile game reveals future update

'Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius': Ariana Grande is taking her leather-clad bunny look to new dimensions.
Dec. 29, 2016

Meet the ridiculously amazing crowdfunded tech launching in 2017

Check out the cool, wacky and downright weird tech set to launch in 2017.

Dec. 28, 2016

The Best Deals After Christmas: Where to find discounts on today's best tech

Cash in on these year-end sales, which include discounts on everything from HDTVs to laptops and games.
Dec. 27, 2016

The Best Amazon Holiday 2016 Daily Deals: DVDs, books, booze and more

Amazon deals on Steam products, toys, Kindle books and more.
Dec. 23, 2016
Dec. 21, 2016

PlayStation Holiday Sale Week 3 2016: Deals on PS4, 'Star Wars' games, DLC and more

Here's a look at the best deals from week three of Sony's PlayStation holiday sale.