Digital Trends Staff

Digital Trends Staff

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Articles

Best Products of 2016

Between losing Prince, David Bowie, and a global outbreak of Zika virus, not many of us on the Digital Trends staff will remember 2016 as a high point for the world. And that’s not to mention the fun little election we had in the United…
Wearables

Take control of your Apple Watch with these 30 essential tips and tricks

The Apple Watch can do more than just tell you the time, and mastering the device's various features is essential if you want to make the most of it. Luckily, we have 30 tips and tricks to help you out.
Mobile

Whip out your Apple Pencil and try out the 20 best iPad Pro drawing apps

The iPad Pro is more than just a big tablet -- it's the ultimate canvas. From Procreate and Paper to Adobe Sketch, the App Store is full of great drawing apps for the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil. Here are 20 of our favorites.
Computing

Battle of the browsers: Edge vs. Chrome vs. Firefox vs. Safari vs. Opera vs. IE vs. Vivaldi 4:21

Choosing a web browser can be tough. Here, we pit the latest versions of Chrome, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, Firefox, Edge, and Vivaldi against one another to try and name the best browser for most users.
Computing

A really simple guide to really simple syndication (RSS)

With such a massive torrent of media being produced each day, it's tough to keep up with your favorite sites. So how do we solve this problem? The answer is simple -- really simple in fact. Here's what you need to know about RSS feeds.
Giveaways

DT Giveaway: A chance to fly with JetPack Aviation

Earlier this week we got a live demo of JetPack Aviation's new JB-10 jetpack, and it totally blew our minds. After a few minutes of preflight checks, founder and chief pilot David Mayman lifted off from the back of a tugboat, ascended a few…
Gaming

Amp up your holiday gaming with one of these great PlayStation 4 deals

The PlayStation 4 has finally come into its own after three years on the market. Check out our roundup of the best PS4 and PS4 Pro bundles if you're looking to make the jump to the next-gen system with some additional titles and perks.
Press Releases

DT’s Top Tech of CES 2017 Award Nominations

OEMs, manufacturers, publishers, developers, and distributors, please submit your products for consideration in the Digital Trends Top Tech of CES awards.
Gaming

Take to the virtual skies with these free flight simulators

You don't have to spend the entirety of your paycheck to become a virtual ace, at least when it comes to flight simulation. Our list of the best free flight simulators will let you unleash your inner Maverick without ever putting on your…
Social Media

Twitter isn’t for the faint of heart, so here’s how to delete your account

Getting tired of all the hashtags and 140-character drivel in your Twitter feed? Check out this guide for a quick rundown on what you need to do in order to delete your account and wipe your presence from the social media behemoth.
Giveaways

DT Giveaway: Latte Panda Starter kits

These days, even a laptop can feel pretty bulky. That’s where the LattePanda from DFRobot comes in. It’s a palm-sized, quad-core development board that comes pre-installed with a full edition of Windows 10 computer so you can use it…
Mobile

100 awesome Android games you need to try 2:32

The Google Play Store is loaded with both terrific and terrible titles. Thankfully, we vetted the store to bring you the best games available on Android, whether you're into first-person shooters or mind-numbing puzzles.