Turtle Beach’s Elite 800 headset put Astro on notice – Hands-on video

Turtle Beach calls its Elite 800 the ultimate gaming headset, and based on what we're seeing, we're inclined to agree. Check them out up close in our video.

Home Theater

Geralt’s hot on the trail in The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt’s opening cinematic

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt's opening cinematic is an action-packed peak at the upcoming game, following Geralt and his lost love Yennefer as he tracks her through a vicious battle.


And what will power President Putin’s next limo? Why a V12 Porsche engine, of course

A new report finds Porsche's Engineering arm has been asked to design a brand new turbocharged V12 for Russian president Vladimir Putin's upcoming limousine. The engine will generate over 800 horsepower in its most powerful state of tune.


Together again: Kirk and Spock reunite in Volkswagen’s e-Golf TV spot

Volkswagen has released a new ad for its electric lineup called “Kirk and Spock reunited.” The film stars William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy, and showcases the futuristic capabilities of the e-Golf, e-up, and XL1.


From mile-high Wi-Fi to mobile boarding passes, which airline has the best tech?

From Wi-Fi to streaming entertainment and mobile apps, U.S. airlines are aggressively incorporating customer-facing technology into its operations. We find out who’s doing it right, and who needs to step it up.

Cool Tech

How to buy and sell electronics on eBay or Craigslist

Looking to turn your old electronics into cash? Your best chance of getting a decent price is on eBay and Craigslist. Here are some tips on how to prepare your device, write an ad, handle the sale, and make money.


JBL’s Charge 2 piles on bigger bass for fatter sound from a slim cylinder

Playing off the success of its original Charge speaker, JBL’s Charge 2 goes all out to upstage its predecessor, offering new features, more power, and dual passive radiators to…

  • Pros: Class-leading bass response , Clear, full midrange , Feature…
  • Cons: Bass overpowering on occasion , Slight bite in the treble

Best Buy cuts base model 13-inch MacBook Air by $150 down to $850

Best Buy is offering a big discount on the 13-inch MacBook Air. Learn more here.


Flipping through The Manual: A backpacking hot tub, the perfect blazer and more

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…

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The hottest of hatchbacks: 2016 Ford Focus RS rumor roundup

The 2016 Ford Focus RS could be the first of the hot Ford RS models sold in the U.S., and it's expected to make a big impression with up to 350 turbocharged horsepower and all-wheel drive.


New York, Delaware, New Jersey have the fastest broadband download speeds in the US

According to data from Ookla’s Net Index, which aggregates broadband and mobile data speeds from tests conducted around the world, the U.S. can finally say that it has an average broadband download speed above 30Mbps (megabits per second).


This slip of paper can detect the Ebola virus in less than an hour

What if we could detect the Ebola virus the same way we test for pregnancy? A collaboration of researchers may have found the path toward making this kind of infection and virus detection as simple as a paper-based test.What if we could detect the Ebola virus…

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Windows 10: Our complete guide to Microsoft’s next OS

Microsoft may be planning to recover from Windows 8 with a new operating system that will support mouse, touch and voice input, expand and refine the Metro interface, and add a replacement for the much-missed Start menu. Here's what we've heard about Windows 9…


Deezer picks up podcast app Stitcher to bolster its streaming service

Deezer has yet to launch inside the US but continues to expand its streaming service nevertheless — the company has announced that it has acquired popular talk radio and podcast app Stitcher.