Joshua Sherman

Joshua Sherman

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.

Zuckerberg wants to get people from Zambia to Ghana online (and on Facebook)

How do we get the rest of the world to start using the Internet? Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg touches on helping promote access among new users within Africa, Indonesia and other new markets.


This is Huawei’s massive, 7-inch, octa-core phablet, the Mediapad X2

Huawei is back this year with another massive phablet. The Mediapad X2 features the same huge design as last year, but now with an octa-core processor and much-needed boost in storage and memory


ZTE’s new Grand S3 has its eyes on you with its Eyeprint scanner

ZTE is back and this time has its eyes on you. The new flagship smartphone boosts not just the hardware but the features, with new Eyeprint software to unlock your phone.


How smartphones, Oreos, and hashtags have changed Super Bowl ads forever

Oreo proved back in 2013 that social media can win the Super Bowl for advertisers, but as other brands like Nationwide demonstrated during last night's game, sometimes when you try to bottle lightning, you get zapped.

Movies & TV

Here are our favorite ads from this year’s Super Bowl (Updated)

The Super Bowl is great whether you like the game or the ads. This year's game will follow the established (and successful) formula, with ads trying to win over our hearts and grab our money. Here are the latest and greatest.

Movies & TV

This portable device battery is waterproof and as tough as military equipment

Looking for a new external battery that can handle thick and thin? The Poseidon external battery is waterproof, shockproof, and designed to military specs.


Microsoft announces Surface Hub, a massive touch-enabled TV for productivity

Microsoft has unleashed a new touch tv to serve as your office's new meeting room centerpiece, and it's called the Surface Hub, and is designed to bridge all your Microsoft devices at the workplace.


Here be dragons – or the latest seasons of Game of Thrones, Veep, and Silicon Valley this April

We've heard from HBO about the 2015 premiere dates for Game of Thrones, Silicon Valley, and Veep. All three will premiere on one night in April, likely to an audience in the millions.

Movies & TV

The Apple Watch isn’t out yet, but it already has a strange charging stand

The Apple Smartwatch won't be out until this spring, but we're already seeing accessories appear for it - like this swiveling charging dock called Bandstand that doubles as an all-in-one charger for your gadgets


BlackBerry announces new Internet of Things platform, Android Wear app

BlackBerry has announced a new platform for our growing world of embedded devices at CES today, as well as its plans to bring its popular messaging service, BBM, to Android Wear users


MonBaby is monitoring smartwear for your baby’s health and activity

Looking to track your baby's health and activity using your smartphone? A new piece of baby smartwear, BabyMon, does just that using a special "button" that is attached to your baby's pajamas.


Every one of GE’s new Connected Profile appliances has an app to use it smarter

GE has unveiled a new line of smart appliances that it claims put the 'app' back in appliance. The new smart stoves, laundry machines, water heaters, fridges, and dishwashers add a ton of intelligence to your home


A flexible 77-inch 4K OLED TV tops LG’s CES 2015 TV announcements

LG has unleashed a slew of new TVs for 2015, featuring a host of new 4K OLED TVs and 4K LCD TVs featuring flexible displays, quantum dot technology, Harmon/Kardon audio, an updated version of webOS, and more

Home Theater