Jeffrey Van Camp

Jeffrey Van Camp

As DT's Deputy Editor, Jeff helps oversee editorial operations at Digital Trends. Previously, he ran the site's Mobile/Wearables section for several years. Jeff has been writing about tech, video games, and movies on the Web for more than a decade and a half. He's been embedded in the mobile world since 2006.

The Legend of Zelda celebrates its 25th anniversary today

Nintendo's iconic Legend of Zelda series turns 25 today. To date, the series has sold almost 60 million copies around the world.
Cool Tech

School uses GPS to track down students who skip class

To combat truancy, one California school district is using GPS units to track students to habitually skip school.

T-Mobile to lower unlimited data prices

T-Mobile may lower its rates for unlimited talk, text, and data plans to $79.99, a $20 reduction.
Movies & TV

Shane Black will direct Iron Man 3

Shane Black, director of Kiss Kiss Bang Bang and writer of the first two Lethal Weapon movies, has been chosen to direct Robert Downey Jr. in Iron Man 3.

Twitter suspends Twitdroyd and UberTwitter apps

Citing rule violations, Twitter has shut down Twitdroyd, UberTwitter, and UberCurrent. Could this be the first round of many upcoming suspensions as the social network tightens its belt?

Apple is hogging 60 percent of the world’s touch panel capacity

Thanks to the success of the iPad and the foresight to pre-purchase components, Apple is hogging 60 percent of the world's manufacturing capacity for touch panels, starting a bidding war between competitors for the remaining supply.

iPad 2 rumors: Everything we know about Apple’s next-generation tablet

We round-up the many rumors surrounding the iPad 2, including the possibility of a front-facing camera, eliminated home button, SD slot, and more.

Boy kills mother over PlayStation

In Philadelphia, a boy killed his mother with a claw hammer after she took away his PlayStation rights.

Facebook is stressing you out, says study

A new study links Facebook friendships to increased stress and anxiety, comparing the social network to gambling.

Tablet showdown: Motorola Xoom Vs. LG Optimus Pad Vs. Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Honeycomb is coming. We pit the Motorola's Xoom vs. Samsung's Galaxy Tab 10.1 vs. LG's Optimus Pad to see which Android tablet offers the best chance of besting the next-generation Apple iPad.
Android Army

Google Q&A: Facebook, Twitter, Nokia, Chrome OS, and Ice Cream

During his Q&A session at the Mobile World Congress, Google CEO Eric Schmidt fielded questions on Facebook, Twitter, Nokia, Chrome, and the next version of Android (Ice Cream).
Android Army

Schmidt: Google hopes to know your thoughts and save your memories, forever

Google CEO Eric Schmidt keynoted the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain today where he gave a speech touting the dominance of Android and where Google wants to go from here. Hint: it hopes to know your thoughts and record your…