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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Google developing Project Tango tablet with advanced imaging capabilities

Google is reportedly developing a new 7-inch tablet with advanced 3D imaging capabilities, a device similar to the Project Tango phone it announced in February. A prototype of the tablet could be unveiled ahead of its annual I/O developer…
Home

Nest recalls 440,000 Protect smoke alarms, issues software update that fixes glitch

Nest has issued a recall of the Protect alarm, after halting sales last month due to a software glitch with its 'Wave' feature. Although current owners should stop using the device, Nest already has a software update that fixes the problem…
Computing

eBay tells all users to reset passwords after security breach

eBay is telling all of its users to reset their password after discovering a security breach involving a database holding a wide range of personal information, including customers’ names, encrypted passwords, and email addresses.
Home Theater

Netflix expansion: Service to land in six more European countries this year

Video streaming giant Netflix is continuing its expansion into Europe, announcing on Tuesday plans to roll out its service to Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Belgium and Luxembourg by the end of this year.
Computing

Blackshades malware global crackdown nets nearly 100 cybercrooks

A global investigation into $40 BlackShades 'RAT' malware that allowed "anyone, anywhere in the world, to become a dangerous cyber criminal" has led to almost 100 arrests across 16 countries.
Computing

Rubik’s Cube: Google celebrates puzzle’s 40th anniversary with interactive Doodle

If you want to avoid a frustrating start to the week, steer clear of Google's homepage today. To mark the 40th anniversary of the Rubik's Cube, the Web giant is featuring an interactive version of the famous puzzle as its latest Doodle…
Android Army

Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab 4 Education tablet heads for the classroom

Samsung is pushing into the education space with the launch Friday of the Galaxy Tab 4 Education tablet. The rugged 10.1-inch Android device integrates with Google Play for Education and comes with a $370 price tag.
Computing

Google Maps’ new Elevation feature lets bikers decide how much to punish their thighs

While some cyclists enjoy nothing more than hammering their thighs into oblivion on a two-wheeled outing, others prefer to return home without jelly-like legs. A new 'Elevation' feature for Google Maps now lets bikers decide how much to…
Android Army

Amazon offering nine Android photo-editing apps for free in Friday-only deal

Amazon Appstore is giving away nine Android apps instead of the usual one in Friday's 'Free App of the Day' deal. The bundle includes photo enhancement tools and will save you $17 if you grab the lot.
Mobile

Glass launch: Google hires design and marketing executive Ivy Ross to prep release

Google has chosen design and marketing executive Ivy Ross to help get Glass ready for a proper retail launch. The task is a monumental one, however, as Ross will need to convince a largely skeptical public that Glass is something worth…
Android Army

Galaxy S5 sales hit 11 million in first month, Samsung boss confirms

Samsung co-CEO and head of mobile JK Shin has said that thanks to a more carefully planned launch strategy, the company has sold 11 million Galaxy S5 handsets in its first month of availability.
Mobile

Yahoo acquires Snapchat-style messaging app Blink, though it’ll close it in coming weeks

Marissa Mayer's strategy of sweeping up developer talent and technology for Yahoo's push into mobile shows no sign of easing after it emerged Tuesday that the Internet firm has acquired Snapchat-style app Blink.