Joshua Sherman

Joshua Sherman

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Joshua Sherman is a contributor for Digital Trends who writes about all things mobile from Apple to Zynga. Josh pulls his knowledge from years of experience using smartphones and tablets of all shapes and sizes, and has had his content featured on other top sites like MakeUseOf. Josh is a student at Vassar College.
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Mobile

This app warns you and your friends when you’re on the verge of a splurge

Need a new app for your financial life? Here's one that will help you save money by warning you when you enter a store you frequent too much. Your friends will also get a notification, so they can help you avoid temptation.
Computing

The ODROID XU4 is a palm-sized PC with an octo-core processor, but can it be your desktop?

Can a $75 single board computer replace your desktop? We loaded an ODROID XU4, a mini-PC with a quad-core processor, with Ubuntu and a Windows emulator to find out.
Mobile

Was that a smile? It turns out that Emojis are subject to interpretation

What did does that emoji mean? There might be a good reason why someone misunderstood your message. Researchers at the GroupLens lab have shown why emojis don't always look the same to us.
Mobile

iPhone SE fizzles at launch while iPad Pro soars, outselling its predecessor

The Apple iPhone SE launched this weekend as a 4-inch, budget-minded alternative to the flagship iPhone 6S, and the sales data isn't pretty. The iPad Pro fared much better, according to Localytics data.
Android Army

The Nextbit Robin version for Verizon and Sprint has been cancelled

Bad news for Cloud smartphone lovers. The Nextbit Robin for Verizon and Sprint has been cancelled, and all related preorders will be refunded due to unexpected difficulties in the CDMA approval process.
Mobile

You say you want a revolution? Digital wallets are about to bring one

Big banks, tech giants, and startups are fighting to build the digital wallet of the future. They're writing apps, designing smart cards, and revamping everything in calculated efforts to win our hearts and earn our trust. Whether you're…
Mobile

You can finally buy Samsung's gorgeous Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in stores

Ready to get a Samsung Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge in your hand? Here are the carriers and retailers that are launching the smartphone. The phones are now available to buy in stores as well as online.
Mobile

Fun, paint-splattered HTC Desire 530 proves funky design doesn’t need to cost a fortune

The HTC Desire 530 may not be the most expensive or most powerful phone out there, but it does have a fun and funky design that's not only unusual, but also unique to each device. We check it out.
Mobile

MasterCard partners with Coin to provide secure mobile payments solutions

MasterCard is looking to improve its relationship out in the mobile payments space, and has partnered with Coin and WiseKey to improve security and ease of use in making mobile payments using wearables.
Mobile

Newly leaked images show the Galaxy S7 Edge in black, gold, and white at every angle 2:41

Samsung might introduce a 6-inch Galaxy S7 Plus to go along with a 5.5-inch Galaxy S7 Edge, and a 5.1-inch Galaxy S7. An FCC filing confirms the S7 Edge's battery capacity to be 3,600mAh.
Computing

Think your processor is quick? It has nothing on this 7GHz, overclocked Intel Skylake

How fast is your computer's CPU? One Hong Kong overclocker managed to push his new Skylake CPU beyond 7GHz, a record for Intel's latest processor generation.