Protect your Mac for free with these five anti-virus apps

Virus protection for a Mac isn't essential, but if you want the comfort of knowing you've got extra protection, save yourself some money and try one of our picks for the best free antivirus software for Mac OS X.

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DT Giveaway: Enter to win a free OptiShot2 Golf Simulator

Win an OptiShot 2 Golf Simulator with our latest DT Giveaway. With the OptiShot2, you can play any number of courses in any room large enough to swing your clubs.

Health & Fitness

Taylor Swift is right: Music can’t survive if you don’t pay for it

Music has never been a steady path to fortune, but ad-supported streaming services like Pandora and Spotify are making it harder and harder for all but superstar musicians to survive.

Music

Still need to get a Mother’s Day gift? Here are some gadgets she’ll actually use

Even if your mom still prefers her landline to her cellphone, you can get her some cool gadgets this Mother's Day that will make her life easier. Hey, she deserves it!

Home

LG G4’s premium leather back covers take 12 weeks to manufacture

Smartphone manufacturing is apparently becoming more and more of an artisanal affair. LG says the hand-stitched leather backs available for its imminent G4 smartphones take 12 weeks to make.

Mobile

Play it again, Apple: is the iPod coming back?

Three years after its last major update, is the iPod Touch about to get a refresh? Insider sources suggest Apple has got something in the pipeline, and streaming music could be involved.

Mobile

The seven sensors within this sensor might be enough to make your home brilliant

Our smartphones have tons of sensors in them, and that concept inspired the Notion Sensor. It has lots of sensors inside it, while staying about the size of an Oreo, and it can tell you lots about what's happening in your home.

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See why Sol Republic’s new Shadow wireless headphones are so hard to put down

We take a close look and listen to Sol Republic's first wireless in-ear headphone, the Shadow. We were a little put off by the design, but now that we've worn them, we're finding them really comfortable and practical. They also sound great.

Home Theater

Scientists use VR headset to make people feel invisible and less anxious in front of a crowd

What’s it like to be invisible? Thanks to neuroscientists in Sweden who put virtual reality (VR) headsets on their subjects, we now have an answer: When you’re invisible, it’s easier to stand in front of an audience of stern-looking people.

Cool Tech

Flipping through The Manual: Perfect paddles, derby drinks, scenic summer spots

Burned out on apps, keys and screens? Improve your analog life this weekend! Digital Trends’ brother site The Manual exists to give men straight-up advice, from unspoken suit rules you need to know, to the latest in fashion, food, drink, travel, grooming and…

Jam to Alabama Shakes, Passion Pit, Fool’s Gold and more in our 5 songs to stream

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week that are are worth using your bandwidth on. Up this week: Alabama Shakes, Passion Pit, Speedy Ortiz, and more.

Music

Check out Son of a Gun, Kink, Noah, and more of our 5 shows to watch

How are you going to get through this week? By pulling up your favorite streaming service and queueing the finest films and TV shows available now. Up this week: A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night, Noah, the Babadook, and more.

Movies & TV

Ditch your console and frag the right way with our favorite gaming PCs

They won't come cheap, but with top-tier performance and speed, these systems are our favorite for getting your game on.

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