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Will Microsoft bring Cortana to iOS and Android?

Two members of Microsoft's Windows Phone team have been speaking about the prospect of bringing Cortana to iOS and Android in the future — would you want to have the app on your handset?
Mobile

Amazing? Hardly. Why Amazon’s 3D smartphone is silly

Amazon is rumored to be introducing its first smartphone at an event on June 18. If the gossipers have got it right, the device may have an unusual 3D menu system, but we fear this is a gimmick that won't provide any benefit to owners.
Apple

New pictures give us our best look yet at the iPhone 6

If you're looking to avoid spoilers about what Apple has in store for the next iPhone, don't click through — we've got images that show the front and back of two new handsets coming this fall.
Product Review

Dyson DC59 Animal Review

Dyson DC59 Animal review.
Product Review

JBL Authentic L8 Review

JBL Authentic L8 review.
Home Theater

FCC steps in to investigate Netflix/ISP squabbles

FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler has promised to direct the agency to look into both sides of the Netflix/ISP battle that has been raging for the past few months, including controversial paid agreements between Netflix and ISPs like Comcast and…
Mobile

Iraq blocks access to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Google

In the latest move in the grim events going on in Iraq, the Iraqi government has blocked access to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Google in an effort to deter the advancing Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant's ability to organize and…
Movies & TV

Phil Lord and Chris Miller on leaping from animation to Jump Street

The 22 Jump Street filmmakers tell Digital Trends about how they met, what they learned while working together on Clone High, and how they use crippling fear as an empowering motivator.
Computing

How to benchmark your PC for free

Do you think your system is sluggish? Benchmarking is often the only way to know for sure. Luckily, effective tests for processor, gaming and storage performance are available for free, and some even offer built-in comparison tools.
Computing

Windows leaker Alex Kibkalo will reportedly be deported to Russia

Alex Kibkalo is getting deported after getting caught leaking Microsoft assets.
Gaming

The art of gaming, part IV: E3 through a painter’s eyes

We commissioned artist Joshua Mongeau to bring you a unique take on what it's like to be at E3: through the eyes of a painter. See how Joshua interprets scenes from Mirror's Edge 2, Assassin's Creed: Unity French Revolution, and Tomb Raider…
Mobile

Feds to auction off $18 million worth of Bitcoins from Silk Road seizures

The United States Marshal Service (USMS) will auction off $18 million worth of the digital currency Bitcoins that were seized during the closure of the illegal online marketplace called the Silk Road.