State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition is out today, so prep your weapons

State of Decay: Year-One Survival Edition is available now on the Xbox One and on Steam, bring improved lighting, textures, and animation as well as additional content and a refined combat system.


Increased drone activity around Golden Gate Bridge ramps up security fears

Guardians of the Golden Gate Bridge are becoming increasingly worried about increased drone activity around the iconic structure. Citing security and safety concerns, officials are now calling for more powers to restrict flights around the bridge.


Digital Trends 2015 Car of the Year Awards

Digital Trends scoured the global market of new cars and awarded the best in the world in five different categories, along with the best infotainment system and engine of 2015.


Google cozies up to European publishers with new $160 million journalism fund

In a move apparently geared toward easing tensions with various organizations within the European Union, Google has launched a $160-million online journalism initiative there to help media outlets develop more sustainable models for news.


This wireless charger uses magnets to add a battery to your phone

Charging cases for phones are useful, but they’re bulky and often cumbersome. Portable chargers are great too, but carrying them around can be a hassle. The Rubix On, now on Kickstarter, combines these two into one useful gadget.


This phone comes with a massive battery, costs $100, and can be upgraded in the future

Google's Project Ara isn't the only modular smartphone we can expect to see launch this year. Meet Fonkraft, a new modular phone that's cheap, easily modified, and expected to be ready in September.


China’s Tencent launches new OS for smartwatches, smart TVs, and virtual reality headsets

China's Tencent, which owns the WeChat messaging app and the QQ social network, has announced a new mobile operating system called TOS+. It's designed to be used on the coolest new products, from smartwatches to VR headsets.


This is our first official look at the bezel-less, super slim Oppo R7

The Oppo R7 is coming, and it could have a very cool bezel-free display, if the leaks which have spread over the past months are correct. The latest speculation says the phone will be announced on May 20.


Best Buy will start accepting Apple Pay in stores later this year

Inadvertently making that expensive Apple Watch slightly more useful, Best Buy has decided to start accepting Apple Pay in all stores within the United States before the end of 2015.


Goodbye Skype? Facebook adds free video calling to Messenger

Ideal for anyone that's a power user of the Facebook Messenger application, the social network has launched support for a new video calling feature that works on mobile devices as well as desktop computers.

Social Media

Super Troopers 2 scores $4.4 Million on Indiegogo

After the second most-funded campaign for a film ever, it looks like the cult-classic movie Super Troopers is getting a sequel. Broken Lizard will start work on the film this summer.

Movies & TV

Backup Memory is Samsung’s way of helping Alzheimer’s patients dealing with memory loss

For those afflicted with Alzheimer's, Samsung developed an app that helps with their short-term memory loss. Called Backup Memory, this app acts as a memory stimulator for early-onset patients.