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2016

LG Goes Viral in Exclusive 3-Part Video Series with DigitalTrends.com

LG Goes Viral in Exclusive 3-Part Video Series with DigitalTrends.com NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2016 – LG Electronics has partnered with DigitalTrends.com to release a 3-part video series paying homage to the best of viral videos, in celebration of the recently announced LG V20 smartphone. Shot entirely on the LG V20, the first video will […]

DIGIDAY | How Digital Trends found a highly profitable niche among tech review sites

Digital Trends, a tech news site, had mostly flown under the radar until it was reportedly in talks last month to sell to Condé Nast for $120 million (it didn’t come to fruition and neither side would comment). The 10-year-old company operates out of Portland, Oregon, far from the New York media epicenter. But it has become solidly profitable […]

Digital Trends named one of the fastest growing private companies in America

Digital Trends named one of Inc. Magazine’s 5000 fastest growing companies for 2016 Portland, Ore., August 23, 2016 – Inc. magazine has ranked Digital Trends as No. 2292 on it’s 35th annual Inc. 5000 list, representing a prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies! The list celebrates innovation and entrepreneurial success and is the […]

Jeremy Kaplan talks to CNBC regarding Google’s possible fines for breaking Russian antitrust laws

Alphabet’s Google gets hit with a $6.8 million fine for violating Russia’s anti trust laws. Jeremy Kaplan, Editor in Chief of Digital Trend, talks to Morgan Brennan From CNBC Tech Bet regarding Google and the ecosystem of apps on Google phones that is being questioned. The general concern is that with Google’s long list of apps […]

The Bloomberg Advantage: Kaplan, Butler on Apple iPhone Sales

The Bloomberg Advantage with Carol Massar and Cory Johnson brought in guests Jeremy Kaplan, Editor-in-Chief at Digital Trends and John Butler, Bloomberg Intelligence Senior Telecom Analyst to discuss Apple’s Q3 results. While the stocks are up both Kaplan and Butler agree the once innovative company is no longer the inspirational business it once was. There […]

Jeremy Kaplan discusses Apple’s earnings call with CNBC

Digital Trends’ Editor in Chief, Jeremy Kaplan spoke with CNBC’s Dominic Chu to discuss Apple’s earnings call. While Apple used to be the company we looked to for innovation, Kaplan reveals the “hard truth” that it has now become a boring business. While yes, Apple is a well oiled machine that is constantly generating revenue […]

Energy efficiency gets more efficient for Digital Trends readers

Energy efficiency software company Enervee and Oregon-based DigitalTrends.com have partnered to bring energy efficiency information and utility energy rebates to readers of the online tech-review and news publication via the Enervee Charge widget. Readers browsing a product review on Digital Trends are now able to see available energy efficiency rebates provided by their utility — […]

Julian Chokkattu talks Pokemon Go safety concerns on FOX Live

Pokemon GO is everywhere. It’s increasing people’s activity level and driving Nintendo stock skyward but this sweeping craze also has it’s downsides. Criminals are using the game to lure vulnerable players into risky situations to say the least. Digital Trends’ Julian Chokkattu discussed the various Pokemon Go fails people are committing including playing while driving. If […]

Jeremy Kaplan talks Amazon Prime Day with CNBC live

Today on CNBC live, Digital Trends’ Editor in Chief Jeremy Kaplan sat down with Dominc Chu to discuss . Amazon is referring to this July 12th event as “The biggest Amazon event ever.” Kaplan shares how this years event will be a step up from last year with the online retail giant addressing the supply […]

Digital Trends Announces 2016 Car Awards with Help from NFL Legend Marshawn Lynch

Digital Trends announced its overall favorite automobiles for 2016, drawing on driving experiences from 15 different models and with input from NFL superstar Marshawn Lynch and Tim Walbridge of 503 Motoring.  Celebrating the best vehicles with a 2016 model-year or on-sale date, the staff narrowed the field to just five categories – Cars, Alternative Energy, […]

Passion Grew Digital Trends’ Audience to 25 Million Loyal Fans

These guys are proof that you don't have to sleep on your parent's sofa and eat Top Ramen every night until you "make it."

Jeremy Kaplan on CNBC covering recent Twitter lockdown

This morning, Digital Trends’ Editor in Chief, Jeremy Kaplan spoke with CNBC’s Susan Lee about the reports that as many as 32 million Twitter usernames and passwords may have been leaked. Twitter claims that they have not been hacked on their end. As Kaplan points out, “we are all to blame” for the easy access […]

Digital Trends Names Andrew Budkofsky Chief Revenue Officer

PORTLAND, Ore., June 7, 2016 — Digital Trends announced the promotion of Andrew Budkofsky to the newly created position of Chief Revenue Officer. Budkofsky is now responsible for maximizing revenue across the company’s growing digital media portfolio, including its owned and operated websites and media network, as well as its programmatic and remnant revenue streams. He will lead the company’s […]

CNN interviews Jeremy Kaplan about Yahoo’s impending sale

Digital Trends EIC Jeremy Kaplan joined Maggie Lake on CNN this week to discuss the bidding war between AT&T and Verizon for Yahoo and gets to the root of the issue. Yahoo is the third biggest web property on the planet. Whether it fantasy sports, news, email, or any of the other verticals Yahoo owns […]

CNBC interviews Digital Trends’ Jeremy Kaplan about Apple’s new look flagship store

15 years after the opening of its first store, Apple’s flagship location in San Francisco re-opens its doors this Saturday with more than a new look. Today on CNBC, Jeremy Kaplan, Editor-In-Chief of Digital Trends, weighs in on how the tech giant is rebranding the overall experience at the new Apple store. The entire store […]

BBC interviews Digital Trends’ Jeremy Kaplan from the CES Asia showfloor

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) known for bringing the biggest names in technology together established its presence in Shanghai. CES Asia made a splash this week and BBC’s Asia Report consulted Digital Trends’ Editor In Chief, Jeremy Kaplan to get some insights on the show. Although not as overwhelmingly large as the CES event in […]

Digital Trends announces editorial promotions, new hires

Matt Smith & Caleb Denison Promoted to Senior Editor Portland, OR – April 21, 2016 – Digital Trends today announced several promotions and new hires as the centerpiece of a restructuring designed to address the growing consumer demand for news, reviews, and information on personal technology. The appointments, made by Jeremy Kaplan, Editor in Chief […]

Digital Trends marketing team adds new talent

Change is in the air here in Portland, and today, we are very excited to welcome Nick Woods and Ashley Salter to the Digital Trends family. Both are adding to the already stacked talent on the Digital Trends marketing team. Nick is bringing his expertise to the team as Art Director while Ashley is imparting […]

Digital Trends embraces header bidding

New Tech Streamlines Ad Buying Process Portland, OR – March 24, 2016 –Leading consumer technology publisher DigitalTrends.com has begun using Header Bidding technology to allow for improved access and functionality to the publisher’s ad sales inventory, it was announced today by Andrew Budkofsky, Executive Vice President of Sales & Partnerships for Digital Trends. Header Bidding, […]

2015 gives Digitaltrends.com strongest year in history with double-digit growth in key categories

PORTLAND, OR – MARCH 09, 2016 – Digitaltrends.com, the popular site for news, information and reviews on personal technology, posted its strongest year ever in 2015 across several key digital publishing measurements.  The site, which is owned and operated by Digital Trends – a Portland, Oregon-based digital publisher specializing in consumer tech – saw huge […]

Digital Trends content now available through Apple News

Fans of Digitaltrends.com can now access content from the site through Apple News, a new service that allows users to customize news and information from across the web based on their individual topic preferences, it was announced today by Dan Gaul, Digital Trends Chief Technical Officer.

Digital Trends unveils winners of 2nd annual Top Tech of MWC Awards at 2016 Mobile World Congress

BARCELONA, SPAIN – February 25, 2016 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends today announced the winners of the second annual  in recognition of the best mobile consumer products showcased during Mobile World Congress currently underway in Barcelona, Spain. Awards were given out in seven categories with the Best of Show award presented to the […]

DT Español teams up with Fox News Latino for sharing Spanish tech news

Our brand-new companion site DT Español just teamed up with Fox News Latino to bring Spanish tech news to an even broader audience.

Digital Trends debuts state-of-the-art tech redesign for richer user experience

Site Enhancements for Desktop & Mobile Offer Users Premium Content/Magazine Experience Portland, OR – February 8, 2016 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends has unveiled several state-of-the-art tech enhancements to Digitaltrends.com to provide site visitors with a richer, premium magazine-quality experience.  The upgrades, announced by Chief Technical Officer, Dan Gaul, are designed to streamline overall […]

Digitaltrends.com debuts short-form virtual reality (VR) content taking users onto 2016 CES show floor

Portland, OR – February 8, 2016 – Leading consumer technology publisher DigitalTrends.com has unveiled three short form virtual reality (VR) films that take viewers inside the 2016 consumer electronics show (CES) held last month in Las Vegas and offer a glimpse into some of the innovations working their way to market.   The VR videos, created […]

Chevrolet Bolt wins “Best of Show” as Digital Trends bestows 2016 Top Tech of CES Awards

15 Category Winners Take Home Coveted Cyber Stag Award LAS VEGAS, NV – January 7, 2016 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends today unveiled the winners of the 4th Annual Top Tech of CES Awards in celebration of innovative products showcased during the 2016 CES technology show currently underway in Las Vegas.  Digital Trends, […]

Digital Trends to unveil 4th annual Top Tech of CES Awards at 2016 CES

Expanded, up-to-the-minute editorial coverage chronicles 4-day show LAS VEGAS, NV – January 4, 2016– On the heels of the most successful year in its history, leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends today announced today that it will present the 4th Annual Top Tech of CES Awards and offer expanded, up-to-the-minute news coverage of the 2016 […]

2015

Digital Trends Launches In-House Creative Ad Agency With New Work for Scion

DT Design to Focus on High-Impact Interactive Ad Units, Branded & Original Content, Infographics and more PORTLAND, OR – December 14, 2015 – Leading consumer technology lifestyle publisher Digital Trends has launched DT Design, an in-house agency which will create custom ad units, branded and original video and editorial content, infographics and other digital experiences […]

Digital Trends unveils 2015 Holiday Gift Guide

Editors select 100 tech-based gift ideas for every taste & budget PORTLAND, OR – November 23, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher, Digital Trends, today unveiled its annual gift buying guide highlighting 100 of the top tech-based gift ideas for the 2015 holiday season.  Presented each November by the Digital Trends editorial staff, the list […]

Digital Trends sees record traffic in September

Portland, Ore – October, 21 2015 – Independent tech publisher Digital Trends has recorded its record traffic month in September, according to the latest ComScore numbers. The data confirms that digitaltrends.com reached over 24 million unique readers globally with more than 13 million US readers in September 2015, which represents a 100% increase over September […]

The Digital Trends Awards: “Top Tech of CES 2016” open for entries

PORTLAND, ORE. – OCTOBER 12, 2015 – Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher, announces its call for submissions for its fourth annual tech awards for outstanding new products at the 2016 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The “Digital Trends – Top Tech of CES Awards” will highlight the best products on display at CES […]

Digital Trends reveals inaugural Home Awards and 2015 winners

PORTLAND, ORE., September 30, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends has named the 2015 winners of its inaugural Home Awards, including innovative startups such as Roost and June and established brands such as Amana, GE, and LG. The Digital Trends Home Awards bring together the best in appliances and smart-home devices, highlighting design, value, […]

Digital Trends Adds DT Daily and Other Video Content to Samsung Smart TVs

PORTLAND, OR – September 10, 2015 – Leading consumer technology lifestyle publisher Digital Trends has partnered with Samsung to make DT Daily and other video content available to users of Samsung Smart TVs in the U.S.   Digital Trends’ DT Daily provides viewers with a wrap-up of the most important consumer tech news, original product reviews and […]

Digital Trends reveals the 2015 “Best of IFA Berlin” award winners

Editorial Team Selects Most Outstanding Products Across 10 Categories Best Of Show Award Goes to the Impressive Panasonic CZ950 OLED 4K TV PORTLAND, ORE and Berlin – September 6, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends named the 2015 winners of it’s Best of IFA Awards, including Best of Show award winner Panasonic CZ950 […]

Digital Trends Taps Moat as Preferred Viewability Partner

Partnership deepens analytics, viewability and performance insights to help advertisers better optimize their campaigns PORTLAND, Ore., Jul 31, 2015 — Digital Trends, the experts in coverage of the way technology shapes consumers’ lives, announced today it is partnering with Moat, an independent SaaS analytics firm focused on making brand advertising more effective for marketers, agencies […]

Meet the revamped Digital Trends newsletter, The Brief

Digital Trends' revamped newsletter, The Brief, is a daily nugget of all the best tech news, rolled into one, shined up in a rock polisher, and delivered to your inbox while it's still hot.

Digital Trends names Toyota exclusive automotive sponsor of new Spanish language site

Recently-Launched Digital Trends en Español Features Original Consumer Tech Product News and Reviews in Spanish PORTLAND, ORE. – MAY 4, 2015 – Leading consumer technology lifestyle publisher Digital Trends today named Toyota the exclusive automotive sponsor of its new Spanish language site Digital Trends en Español. Digital Trends en Español features original content including top product […]

Digital Trends reveals inaugural Car of the Year Awards and 2015 winners

Car of the Year Awarded to the Formidable Audi A3 PORTLAND, ORE., APRIL 28, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends named the 2015 winners of its inaugural , including Car of the Year award winner the Audi A3. The Digital Trends Car of the Year Awards shine a spotlight on the best of […]

Digital Trends launches site for hispanic market and names T-Mobile presenting sponsor

Digital Trends en Español Features Original Content; The Latest Consumer Tech Product News, Reviews in Spanish PORTLAND, ORE. – April 24, 2015 – Leading consumer technology lifestyle publisher Digital Trends today unveiled Digital Trends en Español, a new site for original tech news and reviews for the Spanish-speaking market in the United States. T-Mobile is […]

Digital Trends builds powerhouse sales team, expands internationally

New Hires Located in Key L.A, Midwest, and Canada/U.K. Regions PORTLAND, ORE. – APRIL 16, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends today announced a sales team expansion with the addition of three executives to drive revenue growth across its platforms globally. Digital Trends’ new hires are top executives with deep experience in targeted […]

Digital Trends Video Now Available on Amazon Fire-Enabled TV & Stick Stream

PORTLAND, ORE. – MAR 10, 2015 – Leading consumer technology lifestyle publisher Digital Trends announces a partnership with Amazon to make all Digital Trends video content available on Amazon Fire enabled TV and stick stream through the Digital Trends App. Digital Trends video content includes DT Daily, a wrap up of the most important consumer […]

Digital Trends reveals the 2015 “Top Tech of Mobile World Congress” award winners

Best of Show Goes to HTC Vive Virtual Reality PORTLAND, ORE. AND BARCELONA, SPAIN – MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – MARCH 4, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends named the winners of this year’s Top Tech of Mobile World Congress (MWC) Awards today in Barcelona, Spain. The annual event convenes industry leaders, visionaries and […]

Digital Trends Video Now Available on Roku Streaming TV and Media Players

PORTLAND, ORE. – JAN 28, 2015 – Leading consumer technology lifestyle publisher Digital Trends announces a partnership with Roku to make all Digital Trends video content available on Roku Streaming TV and Media Players. Digital Trends video content includes DT Daily, a wrap up of the most important consumer tech news of the day, as […]

Digital Trends reveals the 2015 “Top Tech of CES” award winners

Editorial Team Selects Most Outstanding Products Across 14 Categories “Best of Show” Award Goes to the Impressive Dish Sling TV App PORTLAND, ORE. AND LAS VEGAS – INTERNATIONAL CES – JANUARY 8, 2015 – Leading consumer technology publisher Digital Trends today named the winners of this year’s Top Tech of CES Awards. Overall winner, the […]

Digital Trends to take CES 2015 by storm with unprecedented coverage

Top Tech of CES Awards to Recognize the Best Tech of the Year Celebrating 2nd Year as the Official Media Partner of the Digital Home PORTLAND, ORE. AND LAS VEGAS – INTERNATIONAL CES – JAN. 5, 2015 – Today, Digital Trends announces it will expand its presence at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) […]

2014

Digital Trends Unveils “DT Home,” a modern 6,000-square ft. editorial testing facility in Portland

PORTLAND, ORE. – DECEMBER 11, 2014 – Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher, today announced the completion of “DT Home,” a 6,000-square-foot facility adjacent to its editorial and business headquarters in Portland, Oregon. The state-of-the-art editorial testing facility includes a home theater, kitchen, bath, and laundry room where Digital Trends staff can test the […]

The Digital Trends Awards: “Top Tech of CES” open for entries

PORTLAND, ORE. – OCTOBER 22, 2014 – Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher, announces its call for submissions for its third annual tech awards for outstanding new products at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The newly named “Digital Trends Awards – Top Tech of CES” will highlight the best products on display […]

Bridge Bank Provides $2.5 Million Credit Facility to Digital Trends

San Jose, CA – October 14, 2014 – Bridge Capital Holdings (NASDAQ:BBNK), whose subsidiary is Bridge Bank, a full-service professional business bank headquartered in Silicon Valley and with offices located nationwide, announced today that it has provided Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher headquartered in Portland, Oregon, a $2.5 million line of credit to […]

Digital Trends launches ‘wearables’ category covering tech’s fast-growing sector

PORTLAND, ORE. – AUG. 26, 2014 – Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher, today announced it launched a wearables category page dedicated to product reviews, breaking news, and commentary about wearable devices. A new column titled “Wear Next” will be published every Monday to help consumers weigh their wearables options. Digital Trends already features […]

Consumer technology expert Jeremy Kaplan joins Digital Trends as Editor-in-Chief

Former FoxNews.com Science & Technology Editor and PC Magazine Executive Editor Brings 18 Years’ Experience to Editorial Team PORTLAND, ORE. – APRIL 8, 2014 – Today, Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher, announces that consumer technology expert Jeremy Kaplan has joined as Editor-in-Chief, effective March 31. Based out of the company’s New York office, Kaplan […]

Digital Trends unveils its “Best of CES 2014” Award Winners

Editorial Staff Selects Coolest Products Across 15 Categories with a Spotlight on the “Home” Category “Best in Show” Awarded to the MakerBot Replicator Mini PORTLAND, ORE. AND LAS VEGAS – CES – JANUARY 9, 2014 – Today, Digital Trends named the winners of its “Best of CES 2014” awards. Digital Trends editors selected the 20 […]

Andrew Budkofsky joins Digital Trends to spearhead global sales and partnerships

PORTLAND, ORE – JANUARY 6, 2014 – Today Digital Trends, a leading consumer technology publisher, announces that Andrew Budkofsky has joined as Executive Vice President of Sales and Partnerships effective January 1, 2014. Based out of Digital Trends New York, Budkofsky will lead sales and partnerships for Digital Trends, the Digital Trends Media Network and […]

2013

Digital Trends named official “Digital Home” media partner for 2014 International CES

New "DT Home" Section Launches at CES to Provide Consumers with the Best Resource for Building a Digital Home

Digital Trends adds two new members to leadership team

Digital Trends, the largest independent consumer-tech website, today announced two new additions to its senior leadership team. Micah Abrams, a former Senior Editor at ESPN.com, is the new Editor-in-Chief. Glenn Chin, previously a senior marketing executive with EA SPORTS and Nike, has been named Chief Marketing Officer, a newly-created position. Since its 2006 founding, Digital […]

Faster, cleaner, smarter: Welcome to the new Digital Trends

It's not just you; things look a little different around here, and that's just the beginning. Here's a glimpse at what you can expect from Digital Trends in the coming months.

2011

Digital Trends Announces New Vice President of Sales, Expansion of Sales Efforts

Sean Cullinane, former VP of National Sales at CBS Interactive's CNET Networks, has joined Digital Trends.

2010

Yahoo inc. adds Digital Trends to short list of tech content providers.

Yahoo Inc. Now Uses Digital Trends, a Leading Online Consumer Electronics and Technology Review Site, for their technology articles and news.

2008

DigitalTrends.com Names Nathan Bell as Chief Financial Officer

Industry Veteran to Join Leading Online Consumer Electronics and Technology Review Site’s Growing Team Digital Trends, the fastest growing online destination for consumer electronics news and reviews, today announced the appointment of Nathan Bell as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer. In his new position, Bell will oversee all aspects of the company’s finance and […]

DigitalTrends.com’s Back-to-School Gadget Guide Gives Students the Style and Performance Edge

Recognizing that today’s pupils and educators are amongst the biggest beneficiaries of today’s technological advancements, Digital Trends, the leading online destination for consumer electronics news and reviews, has compiled a list of essential high-tech buys. Taking the confusion out of shopping for everyday electronics, the 2008 Back-to School Tech Guide offers a candid look at […]

“Players Only with Scott Steinberg” Blows the Lid off Casual Games

Technology supersite Digital Trends today announced the availability of episode two of Internet video show “Players Only with Scott Steinberg,” which offers an in-depth look at 2008’s most successful gaming phenomenon: casual games. Produced and created by Digital Trends and available for free download and viewing at http://www.digitaltrends.com/playersonly, the latest installment in the 10-episode PC […]

Digital Trends Debuts New PC and Video Game Show “Players Only with Scott Steinberg”

Technology supersite Digital Trends, the leading online destination for consumer electronics news, reviews and insights, today announced the debut of new video show “Players Only with Scott Steinberg.” Available for free download and viewing at http://www.digitaltrends.com/playersonly, the 10-episode program takes viewers behind the velvet rope, introducing them to the one-of-a-kind titles, trends and personalities that […]

2007

DigitalTrends.com Names Scott Steinberg Managing Partner

Digital Trends (www.digitaltrends.com), the number one online destination for consumer electronics and technology news, reviews and insights, today announced the appointment of Scott Steinberg as the company’s Managing Partner and Chief Marketing Officer. As managing partner, Steinberg will oversee all business development and marketing initiatives for DigitalTrends.com, with a focus on furthering the company’s core […]

DigitalTrends.com Acquires Embassy Multimedia Consultants

Digital Trends (www.digitaltrends.com), the leading online destination for consumer electronics and technology news, reviews and insights, today announced its acquisition of premiere videogame industry consulting firm Embassy Multimedia Consultants. The top provider of real-world consulting solutions, brand development/marketing support and strategic advice to game developers, publishers, retailers and distributors worldwide, Embassy services dozens of entertainment […]

Sympatico MSN Chooses Digital Trends as Partner for New Technology Section

To create the most comprehensive site possible—and become THE Canadian reference for technology—Sympatico MSN joined forces with high-profile, respected partners in the field of new technologies, names like Digital Trends, The Canadian Press, the publishers of For Dummies books, Wasabi, Chalk, CNet, Future Shop, and technology guru Mark Saltzman. Mr. Saltzman will run a blog […]

2006

Akimbo Adds Digital Trends’s Technology Coverage to Its Internet Video-on-Demand Service

Digital Trends has partnered with Akimbo, the first and largest Internet-to-TV video-on-demand service, to provide Digital Trends’s extensive library of video product reviews, news reporting, and guides to Akimbo subscribers free of charge. Digital Trends began producing high-definition videos in 2005 and is pleased that their content can now be accessed by Akimbo’s growing subscriber […]

Internet Broadcasting Selects Digital Trends as Technology Channel Video Provider

Digital Trends, the fast growing online buying guide for the hi-tech lifestyle, today announced a partnership with Internet Broadcasting, the nation’s largest publisher of local news online. The agreement calls for Digital Trends to be the primary provider of technology and consumer electronics video content for the Technology Channels of 60 Internet Broadcasting sites. Internet […]