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Music

Steve Vai literally bled for his music on ‘Passion and Warfare’

It has been 25 years since Steve Vai released ‘Passion and Warfare,’ but the recent remaster brings back memories of the frenetic energy that literally brought him to bleed for his first solo album.
Virtual Reality

PlayStation VR: Everything we know so far

Virtual reality has finally made its way into console gaming. This fall, Sony will change the way we play with the Playstation VR. Check out our comprehensive roundup of all the news and rumors about Sony's forthcoming gadget.
Cars

The Corvette Grand Sport is a hot rod that's not too hot to handle

For those who want a more performance-oriented Corvette without going over the top, the Grand Sport hits a perfect sweet spot.
Gaming

Are you prepared to purchase a new game console every two years?

Apple’s magic formula gets fans to buy new hardware almost every year. Now, Microsoft and Sony want to put gamers through the same never-ending churn – and the new versions of each company’s console are designed to do exactly that.
Opinion

Throw open your doors, Apple! Secrecy isn’t impressing us anymore

Apple, we love you, but you’re bringing us down. Flagging quarterly results from the notoriously secretive company may mean it’s time to drop the veil and give us a taste of something new.
Mobile

Beyond booking: How next-gen travel apps do more than your desktop ever could

Travel apps are moving from simply duplicating the desktop experience, to becoming virtual travel assistants that offer services and suggestions tailored to your exact needs. Here’s a look at how these apps are advancing.
Gaming

How the ‘Prey for the Gods’ team leapt over the usual Kickstarter pitfalls

You'd be forgiven for thinking there's a huge studio working on the gorgeous game Prey for the Gods. Instead, this trio of developers is experienced, passionate, and acutely aware of the dangerous monster they’re preparing to…
Computing

Windows 10's Anniversary Update cements its status as the best desktop OS

We go hands-on with Microsoft's Windows 10 Anniversary Update, which has a plethora of new features in its Action Center, lock screen, Ink menu, Store, and more. How does it stack up so far?
Photography

How Art404 turned Instagram into a massive, pop culture mural

Digital Trends recently spoke with New York-based artup, Art404, about the group's living Instagram mural, how it makes a lasting impact by playing off of pop culture themes, and what it takes to succeed as an artist in the social media…
Features

Out with elephants and in with apps: Ringling Bros. is reinventing the circus 4:40

For the first time in its illustrious 146-year history, Ringling Bros. premiered a new show without its world famous elephant performers.Instead, it doubled down on technology highlights, including its first ever app and video…
Computing

Gaming PCs are weaker than you think, but that’s okay!

Every PC gamer understands the urge to pump a system full of cards and cores until it heats your room with its outrageous power. But are people actually building those machines, or playing on budget hardware?