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.

Listen to cops, pilots and truckers by turning your phone into the ultimate radio

For less than $30, you can tune into local law enforcement, track aircraft, and more using your Android Device and a piece of equipment called RTL-SDR. Here's our guide on getting started.
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This bicycle light is waterproof, rechargeable, and brighter than a flare

Looking for a new light for you bicycle? The Orfos Flare provides 360-degree visibility with its bright, waterproof, long-lasting LED lights. However, it comes at a pretty steep price for a bicycle accessory.

Mouse lovers may rejoice, but Windows 10 is a step back for touch tablets

So what is Windows 10 like for those who own tablets or two-in-one devies? We powered it on our Dell Venue 11 Pro to find out how it fares with touch, snapping and other new features.

A prototype iPhone 6 is on eBay for nearly $100,000

An iPhone 6 has been spotted on eBay running Switchboard OS, Apple's development software for the smartphone. it's also selling for about $95,000 as of this posting.

Microsoft needs to stop starting over with Windows phone

Microsoft has yet again decided to start over with mobile, signaling that the company doesn't quite know what it wants for its mobile users. Here's what we think about Microsoft's floundering.

Goodbye Windows Phone! Windows 10 will take it from here

Windows 10 is coming to your PCs, laptops, and your smartphones. The new OS will be designed for smartphones, replacing Windows Phone 8.1 when it launches in 2015

Which mobile credit card reader is right for you? 7 major services compared

Mobile payment processors and card readers are the latest and greatest way to accept payments from the palm of your hand, especially with the convenience of credit cards. But between these seven popular options, which one is right for you?

Adobe acquires Aviary, adds mobile photo editor’s SDK to its cloud platform

Aviary has been acquired by the software giant Adobe. Both companies have stated the relationship is symbiotic, with both contributing to each other's technologies to improve their SDKs, tools, and apps.

If you own an iPhone 4S, don’t install iOS 8

Apple has released iOS 8 for many Apple devices, including the iPhone 4S, but you may want to wait until you choose to upgrade, as the update seems to make the device run worse, despite the new features.

T-Mobile and ZTE announce the ZMax, a $250 phablet with a huge battery

ZTE is ready to brand its own cheap phablet for the masses. the ZTE ZMax costs just $250 and brings a 5.7-inch screen, huge battery and other features while still costing just a third of the iPhone 6 Plus

Sick of U2? Here’s how to remove ‘Songs of Innocence’ from your iTunes

Not a fan of U2 or Apple forcing an album on your iPod? Here's how to remove the new album for your Library so you don't have to look at it anymore.

Most people don’t want the new Apple Watch, according to a new survey

Apparently not everyone loves the Apple Watch as much as we thought. A new survey by Tolunda QuickSurveys suggests that most Americans do not want the iconic smartwatch, among other new insights.