Trevor Mogg

Trevor Mogg

Not so many moons ago, Trevor moved from one tea-loving island nation that drives on the left (Britain) to another (Japan). As far as electronics are concerned, he's in the right place, with the East Asian country continuing to produce a plethora of gadgets and gizmos for tech addicts around the world. When not writing for Digital Trends, Trevor can be found out and about taking far too many photos, or in front of his computer trying to sort them all out.
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Wearables

Apple Watch: Interactive demo lets you try out the smartwatch now

There's still a while to go before the Apple Watch lands in stores, but if you're curious to learn a little more about what the company's smartwatch experience might be like, there's an interactive demo that you can try now.
Mobile

Samsung forecasts first annual profit fall in 3 years

Samsung looks like it's going to need some time to counter competition in emerging markets and get its business on track – on Thursday it said its Q4 2014 figures would likely show its first annual profit fall in three years.
Mobile

An iPhone that’s MEANT to bend – Apple patents flexible phone design

In a development entirely unrelated to Bendgate, Apple has just secured a patent for a device made entirely from flexible parts. Besides added protection, a user would also be able to issue commands by bending and twisting the device in…
Movies & TV

The Interview pushes past $30 million in online sales, though revenue is slowing

The Interview has now generated $31m via online means, making it Sony's most successful VOD film to date. However, the fallout from the cyberattack that recently hit the studio means the film will miss out on millions of dollars of takings…
Social Media

WhatsApp marches on, hits 700m monthly users

Facebook-owned WhatsApp continues to gather new users, adding 100 million in the last four months to take its tally to 700 million. CEO Jan Koum announced the news on Tuesday, adding that the app is now used to send 30 billion messages…
Movies & TV

Sony boss Hirai speaks out on ‘vicious and malicious’ studio hack

Sony boss Kazuo Hirai has broken his silence regarding the Guardians of Peace hack on Sony Pictures, describing it as "one of the most vicious and malicious cyberattacks we have known in recent history."
Social Media

Facebook acquires speech recognition startup Wit.ai

Judging by its latest acquisition, Facebook is planning to incorporate speech recognition features into some of its products. The newly acquired startup builds technology that lets users interact with apps and machines via Siri-like voice…
Mobile

Apple to start offering unlocked, SIM-free iPhone 6 and 6 Plus from today – report

Already available in a number of other countries, Apple is expected to start offering an unlocked, SIM-free version of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus in the U.S. from today, offering customers more options when it comes to buying one of the tech…
Social Media

Twitter broken? Timelines slow to update, company investigating

Twitter engineers are currently working on fixing an issue with the social media site that's causing delays in timeline updates. Developing....
Mobile

This iPhone cover will be a massive hit with iPod Classic fans – if it gets made

If you're a fan of Apple's iPod Classic and also own one of the tech firm's smartphones, here's a handset cover designed especially for you. Trouble is, it's currently only a concept design, though if it ever sees the light of day it'll…
Wearables

AmpStrip: The fitness tracker you stick on your torso

Whereas most fitness trackers fit around your wrist, the AmpStrip sticks on your torso just like a Band-Aid. The device, set for launch in the summer, claims to record highly accurate heart rate data, as well as a slew of other…
Photography

Apple’s ‘spaceship’ campus making progress, 4K drone video flyover shows

If you're interested in all things Apple or have a thing about drone photography, then this hexacopter-shot footage showing the tech giant's under-construction 'spaceship' campus should be worth a look....