Expand your universe with Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s new video game

One of the world’s most popular astrophysicists is developing an open world PC game that will let players explore the cosmos – and learn along the way.
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Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: Cube projectors, digital butlers, drone claws

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements on the web. This week: a tiny indoor garden, a robot butler, and an entire home theater system in a cube.
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Weekend Workshop: Keep on rocking off the grid with a DIY solar Bluetooth speaker

Forget traditional battery-powered radios, after building this week's Weekend Workshop project, we'll have you harnessing the power of the sun to play all your favorite tunes in no time.

MTV made music videos cool. Technology will make them epic

Music videos are never going to look the same again with artists making them interactive, putting them in virtual reality and social media. Digital Trends explored the future of music videos with directors and content creators pushing those…
Movies & TV

‘Westworld’ tackles the morality of technology, explains star Jeffrey Wright

Jeffrey Wright plays a programmer behind the futuristic theme park/world of the epic HBO sci-fi western, Westworld. In this exclusive interview, we learn about the questions the provocative series evokes, and the moral dilemmas it raises in…

Streaming finds new fans, but what pays the bills? Rachael Yamagata found a way

From a cellist who plays the violin between his legs, to a “happy accident” that filled dead air with an orchestra, Rachael Yamagata’s recording process for Tightrope Walker was anything but ordinary.
Social Media

Don’t ‘get’ Snapchat? Its weirdest, most innovative creators may change your mind

Snapchat, to anyone not already on the social network, looks confusing, weird, and almost impenetrable. It turns out that beneath the surface is a creative, entertaining community that may just be worth the effort to join.

Climb into this glass box in a Vegas casino to play VR games for cash bets

Gamblit has created a virtual reality platform designed to bring real video games to casinos.

Passion and performance: Jaguar’s F-Pace and F-Type SVR are a knockout combo

Jaguar invited Digital Trends to experience the F-Pace crossover on road and the F-Type SVR on track for one memorable mash-up of luxury and performance.

Stocked with gadgets dating back to 1996, Lexar's testing lab is almost a museum

For its 20th anniversary, Lexar invited us to its headquarters and take a tour of the Lexar Quality Lab, where the company houses over 1,100 devices on which it tests its memory cards and USB drives.

Fans and players compete for stardom in the stadiums of the future

Are you here for the game, or the video screen? Tech-laced stadiums are fundamentally changing the experience of live sporting events, and future stadiums now under construction may even change the game.