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.

OnePlus One review

We review the OnePlus One. It’s the biggest bargain in tech, if you can live with its many problems.

  • Pros: Galaxy S5-level processing power , Low $300 price tag…
  • Cons: Many, many bugs and major glitches , Connection issues with…

DT Giveaway: Win a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi smart scale

We have a Fitbit Aria Wi-Fi Smart Scale to give away. Do you want it? Do you need some app-level motivation to shed those pounds? If so, enter our contest to win.

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Amazon Fire Phone review

We’ve tried out the Fire Phone, Amazon’s first foray into Android phones. We’re still torn, but here are some of our early impressions.

  • Pros: Comfortable to hold , Dedicated camera button , Dynamic…
  • Cons: Expensive for an Amazon gadget , Maps app is based on Nokia…

DT Giveaways

Here you’ll find all of our past and current giveaways. We only give away products that we’re 100-percent behind and enthusiastic about here in the DT offices. Registration is always free and we don’t sell email addresses or anything shady…

DT Contest: Win our $400 H/K Onyx Studio (Update: Congrats to the winner!)

Missing a great way to listen to music? The Harman Kardon Onyx Studio is one of the most stylish Bluetooth speakers around. We love it and we've got one to give away to a lucky reader. Enter to win now!

Music

LG G3 Giveaway (Update: Winners notified. Thanks everyone!)

Digital Trends is giving 10 lucky readers the chance to win an LG G3, one of our favorite Android phones. Anyone can enter and 10 of you will win.

Mobile

Mortal Kombat X aims to retake the fighting throne

We go hands on with Mortal Kombat X, the latest iteration of the longstanding, gory fighting series. How does it stack up on PS4, and are the new characters any good? Find out in our full hands-on preview.

Gaming

Underage sexting isn’t ruining lives, draconian laws are (and we need to change them)

A 17-year-old in Virginia faces potential felony charges after sexting a video of himself to his girlfriend -- but are these laws protecting kids, or ruining their lives when they make simple teenage mistakes?

Mobile

Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet review

We review Xperia Z2 Tablet, Sony’s newest Android tablet. How does it stakc up to the competition, and to the iPad Air? Find out here.

  • Pros: Incredibly thin and light , Vibrant, high-resolution screen…
  • Cons: Lacks tablet app selection of iPad , Rear camera does not…

Entwined review

We review Entwined, a new PlayStation downloadable game that challenges you to play as a fish and bird who are in love.

  • Pros: Elegant dual control stick gameplay , Beautiful…
  • Cons: Short (only 9 levels, or a few hours) , Dragon controls are…

Asus PadFone X review

We review the PadFone X, Asus’s first phone in the United States, and AT&T’s first gamble on a phone that can also become a tablet.

  • Pros: Comfortable to hold , Beautiful screen , Powerful specs…
  • Cons: Tablet screen is oddly small , Apps crash … a lot…

3D puppets mimic your every move in Pocket Avatars, Intel’s first app

Intel has announced its first app, a chat messaging program called Pocket Avatars that tracks your face and lets you send custom messages to friends using any face you want.

Mobile

Amazon reveals the Fire Phone

For years, we’ve heard rumblings that Amazon is working on a phone, and now it’s happening. On June 18, 2014, the company unveils its first Android phone, running a similar operating system to its Fire TV and Kindle Fire tablets. We’ve got…

Android Army

These are the first Nintendo Amiibos, and how they’ll work in Smash Bros.

We round up the Nintendo Amiibos we saw at E3 this week, when they're coming out, how they work in Super Smash Bros., and other things we know about Amiibo.

Gaming