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Contests Kitchen

Win this GE Café Slide-In Range

Planning a kitchen remodel this spring? You’ll want to enter our March appliance contest. All month long, we’re giving you the chance to win this GE Café Range, in your choice of stainless steel or slate black finishes. With an edge-to-edge six burner cooktop, double oven with convection, and an integrated cast iron griddle, this range packs a…

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Car Audio Videos

Hands-On With the New Alpine iLX-F309 Halo9

One of the most common upgrades to a car’s factory stereo is the addition of a large touchscreen display. These “infotainment” head units give drivers and passengers a detailed look at navigation details, diagnostic information, and, of course, all forms of entertainment. Smartphone-specific interfaces like Android Auto or Apple’s CarPlay mimic their respective operating systems, essentially putting every…

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Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day is less than a week away, but there’s still plenty of time to find a gift for that special someone. And this weekend’s Customer Appreciation Sale makes it an even better time to do some shopping. If you’re still scrambling to find the perfect Valentine’s Day gift, here are some of our suggestions. A fine watch…

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Events Video Games

FIFA 18 Tournament Recap

Last fall, Abt dove into the exciting world of eSports, hosting our first-ever gaming tournament. Over 70 players spent the day competing against each other in Madden 18, until a single winner emerged—and walked out with the grand prize of a brand new Xbox One S. We took what we learned from that inaugural event and used it…

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Big Game Electronics

Big Game Setups for Every Budget

There’s no day in the year more dependent on a quality entertainment system than the day that very important football game whose name we cannot legally use is broadcast. That Sunday is the day where you’ll wish your TV was bigger and your speakers were louder and your TV room was just more enticing overall. If you’ve been…

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CES CES 2018 Internet of Things

CES 2018: Best of CES 2018

Another CES is in the books, and our team has settled uncomfortably back into regular office life with gloomy, snowy, 26° weather outside our windows. As we think back fondly on the hectic week we spent in Las Vegas, here are some thoughts on what made its mark at CES this year. Smart Everything Smart technology is nothing…

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CES CES 2018 Home Theater

CES 2018: Klipsch Heritage Theater Bar

The Klipsch Heritage Theater Bar is a soundbar that addresses two issues with soundbars that, quite frankly, we’re surprised have not been dealt with since the devices hit the market. The first is size. Say you have a nice, wide TV perched on an entertainment center—or perhaps mounted to your wall—and below the TV is your soundbar. Maybe…

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