Jeffrey Van Camp

Jeffrey Van Camp

As DT's first Deputy Editor, Jeff helps oversee editorial operations at Digital Trends. He also runs the Mobile/Wearables section, which covers smartphones, tablets, ebooks, and other gadgets. 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. You can reach him @JeffreyVC on Twitter.
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Computing

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

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.
Apple

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.
Gaming

Boy kills mother over PlayStation

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

Facebook is stressing you out, says study

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

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…
Android Army

Google’s Schmidt reveals Movie Studio video editing app for Honeycomb

Google's Eric Schmidt spoke at the MWC today where he revealed a new tablet app for Android Honeycomb: Movie Studio. The app is a full video editing program.
Android Army

Acer unveils Iconia Smart, a massive 4.8-inch Android phone

Hoping to enter the smartphone market, Acer has unveiled a tablet/smartphone hybrid, the 4.8-inch Iconia Smart. But is it too oddly sized to be good at anything?
Android Army

LG Optimus 3D Vs. Samsung Galaxy S II

We pit Samsung's Galaxy S II vs. LG's Optimus 3D, comparing spec by spec to see which Android handset offers better bang for your buck.
Computing

Google cuts search attacks in half while Bing hacks double

Google has done its homework. According to a new study, the search engine is returning half the number of malicious software links that it did six months ago, while its rivals have seen the opposite trend.