Molly McHugh

Molly McHugh

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Before coming to Digital Trends, Molly worked as a freelance writer, occasional photographer, and general technical lackey. She's a sucker for animated GIF blogs, hours-long Wikipedia hunts, road trips, YouTube binges, and the Portland Trail Blazers. Molly is a graduate of the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communications (go Ducks). You can find her on Twitter (@iammollymchugh) and Instagram (@mollygrams).

Goodbye, Flip: Seven pocket camcorder alternatives

Cisco's Flip cam may be no more, but the market is crowded with plenty of other pocket camera alternatives.

The ‘gram spawn: What Instagram inspired

Among the many, many photo apps, Instagram has managed to stand out and even lead to new, innovative ways it can be used.
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Go to college to become an app developer

A slew of colleges are looking into programs specializing in mobile app development. Cell phone use in class will now be encouraged.

Law enforcement agencies vacuum up data online, lack reporting procedures

Police and other agencies are deferring to the Internet for investigation purposes - and a new paper points out is no required report for this activity.

China’s Beidou will challenge US GPS systems

Beidou is meant to replace US GPS systems that Chinese citizens currently use, and will also be a part of the country's plan to provide government-created online mapping.

New services promise lifetime iPhone unlocking, for a price

Their methods are still a little fuzzy, but a few websites are advertising an authorized iPhone unlock that won't void your warranty.
Android Army

Nokia prepares to slash up to 6,000 jobs

Warnings or no warnings, coming jobs cuts from Nokia will massively restructure the company.

iPad 3 rumor update: No Retina Display, won’t be here by fall

Thought you had to hold out for the iPad 2? The iPad 3's timeline might make that look like nothing.

Ad-infused Kindle will sell for $25 less

Amazon will offer yet another discounted Kindle, this time with some advertisements that won't annoy you.

Rumor: Apple will start iPhone 5 production in September

The wait is on: Word has it Apple won't begin iPhone 5 production until this fall, and consumers might have to wait until 2012 to buy one.

Sony and PS3 hacker Geohot settle out of court

The PS3 hacking lawsuit debacle has finally found its conclusions, but "Geohot" might have some more to say.

Olympus ‘PEN your own short’ filmmakers get hands on with the E-PL2; UPDATE: Behind the scenes footage

Professional and novice filmmakers alike had 48 hours to get familiar with the E-PL2 and shoot a movie with it. Take a look at how they did.