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Computing

Microsoft’s Surface Dial gets more useful with Djay Pro support

Like Apple's Touch Bar input device, the ultimate value of the Surface Dial depends on a critical mass of popular applications that make use of it. One example is Djay Pro, a iOS and MacOS app that was just released for Windows…
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: Conor Oberst, Gorillaz, and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Conor Oberst, Gorillaz, and more.
Home Theater

Get your vinyl spinning right with the best affordable phono preamps around

Whether you're looking for a quick fix to set up your first turntable, or a long-term audio upgrade for higher quality sound, here are the best affordable phono preamps you can buy.
Music

Dustin Bates of Starset thinks WAV could become the record player’s replacement

Digital Trends sits down with Dustin Bates of prog-rock band Starset to talk about the future of digital audio, 360 degree VR mixing techniques, and staying a safe distance from the first manned missions to Mars.
Mobile

Weekly Rewind: Flying taxis, cheap shipping container homes, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this…
Mobile

Catalyst is making waterproof, glow-in-the-dark cases for AirPods

Case maker Catalyst took to New York City's Pepcom stage to announce glow-in-the-dark cases for AirPods, iPhones, iPads, and more. They're launching later this year in a range of sizes and styles.
Movies & TV

Watch Tupac Shakur rise in the first full 'All Eyez on Me' trailer

All eyes are back on Tupac Shakur. The first full trailer for the upcoming biopic All Eyez on Me has been released and it revisits different stages of the rapper's life, from childhood to just before his untimely end.
Product Review

Astell & Kern XB10 Bluetooth Review

No headphone jack? No problem. Everything sounds superb with Astell & Kern's XB10
Music

Pay up for Spotify Premium, or you may have to wait two weeks for new albums

As per a new licensing deal with Universal Music Group, Spotify is allowing some musicians to put their latest releases behind a paywall for two weeks, which means that unless you start subscribing, you'll have to wait a solid 14 days.
Mobile

Apple Music for Android gets a major upgrade to keep pace with iOS version

The new Apple Music for Android ships with a redesigned interface, consolidated sections, a lyrics feature, and improved performance. It's rolling out to supported devices in the coming days.
Home Theater

Record Store Day fans may witness the power of a Star Wars turntable

Crosley Radio has partnered with Lucasfilm and Record Store Day to create a collectible Star Wars-themed version of its classic suitcase turntable for Vinyl's biggest annual holiday.
Social Media

DJ Khaled's first original series on Instagram will have him blessing fans

DJ Khaled will be leveraging his considerable influence on social media for his upcoming original series, The Bless Up with DJ Khaled, which will live exclusively on Instagram. The series will feature Khaled helping fans in their daily…