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.
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Mobile

Privacy comes at a price: Super secure GranitePhone is yours for $850

Looking for a smartphone that's s secure as Fort Knox? The Sikur GranitePhone is built from the ground up with security and secure messaging in mind, and can help ensure your secrets don't ever get out.
Mobile

Meet the new Huawei Nexus 6P, Google’s latest flagship phone

Featuring a 5.7-inch WQHD display, new snapdragon processor, and larger pixels on the camera, the Huawei Nexus 6P is Google's latest flagship phablet coming soon to a Google Store near you.
Computing

It’s official: We’re (completely) out of IPV4 Addresses in North America

IPV4 exhaustion has finally hit North America, and we're at last out of all available IPV4 Address blocks, leaving many emerging markets on the wait list without many alternatives.
Computing

Dell is launching its latest in the Venue series of tablets, featuring USB Type C

The Dell Venue series is back this fall, and now it features USB Type C for power and connectivity, just like Apple's new Macbook, plus a faster processor, new HD Graphics, and other connectivity enhancements
Mobile

iPhone 6S Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus: Which phablet will reign supreme? 2:29

Which of the phablets will reign supreme this fall? Here's a look at how the new Apple iPhone 6S Plus compares with Samsung's latest curved phablet, the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus.
Mobile

Can you use Xperia phones underwater? We dive into Sony’s waterproof retraction

Sony is giving mixed signals about just how waterproof its waterproof Xperia smartphones really are. The Xperia support site is giving different information, depending on what kind of Xperia phone you have
Mobile

Stephen Colbert and other celebs are coming to Waze this September 1:51

Waze is updating its turn-by-turn navigation with the iconic celebrity voices of Stephen Colbert, Neil Patrick Harris, and -- for some reason -- New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski.
Home

Nest launches bigger, better smart thermostat for $250

Nest is getting its first new version since getting acquired by Google. This third-generation thermostat features a bigger screen, bigger brain, and more features for the smart-home enthusiast.
Mobile

All about LTE-U and how it might affect your Wi-Fi signals

Verizon and T-Mobile hope to soon begin testing new LTE connectivity using the same spectrum that powers Wi-Fi connectivity, spurring concerns about its effects on home Internet usage
Mobile

Xperia Z4 Tablet set for June 29 launch in the UK, comes packaged with keyboard

The Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet will be released at the end of June in the UK, where it's packaged with an external keyboard for £500, or $765. This is just in time to meet Sony's own release estimate made back in March.
Mobile

Hands on: Turning up the speed on time with Microsoft’s Hyperlapse app 0:25

Microsoft's new smooth timelapse tech called Hyperlapse is available in beta exclusively on Windows Phone and Android. We took the beta for a spin to find out how well it works at making videos
Business

Technology to prevent train accidents exists, but Congress may delay its implementation

Technology exists that forces trains to slow down or stop if they are driving too fast, but federal funding and other concerns delay its implementation. It's possible this tech could have prevented the derailment in Philadelphia that killed…