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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YouTube says you can be a ‘Hero’ if you help moderate its site

Fancy helping to keep YouTube an upbeat and positive experience for its enormous community of more than a billion global users? Then you might be interested in becoming a Hero....
Photography

Instagram now lets you save your edited photos as drafts

Like to jazz up your Instagram pics before sharing them? Then you’ll love the app's latest feature, which allows you to save your edited photos as drafts. In testing since July, the feature is now officially available to everyone.
Social Media

Twitter has finally made it possible to post longer tweets

After first announcing the idea four months ago, Twitter has finally made it possible to post longer tweets. Starting Monday, photos, videos, GIFs, polls, and quote tweets no longer count toward the 140-character limit.
Cool Tech

SpaceX still on course for a manned mission to Mars ‘in 10 years, maybe sooner’

SpaceX boss Elon Musk is as determined as ever to get a "meaningful number of people" to Mars in 2026, or maybe sooner. In addition, the entrepreneur said that its under-development reusable rocket system could one day take it "well beyond…
Mobile

Samsung’s troubled Galaxy Note 7 may not return to stores for another four weeks

If you're planning to buy a new Galaxy Note 7 and haven't been put off by the publicity surrounding its battery woes, it looks like you may have a wait on your hands.
Music

Apple calls on James Corden for comical Apple Music ad

Apple called on "The Late Late Show" host James Corden and three Apple executives for its latest Apple Music ad. The two-minute slot sees the British comedian offering increasingly absurd ideas for Apple Music ads as the execs…
Mobile

Does the iPhone 7 have a “hissing” problem?

Does your iPhone 7 hiss? Some owners of the recently launched handset are claiming they can hear a hissing sound coming from the device when it's running particularly demanding games or apps.
Cool Tech

Watch a steam-powered rocket fire stuntman Eddie Braun over a canyon

A steam-powered rocket has just fired stuntman Eddie Braun over an Idaho canyon. The rocket was pretty much identical to the one legendary daredevil Evel Knievel used in his failed effort to pull off the same feat back in 1974.
Mobile

Will Apple’s AirPods slip out? Conan O’Brien’s hilarious spoof ad offers a view

Apple's wireless "AirPod" earphones don't land for another month, but many people are already wondering how securely the $159 optional extra will fit in the ear. Here's what Conan O'Brien thinks....
Mobile

Drivers using a phone at the wheel has reached ‘epidemic proportions’ in the U.K.

Brits really love to use their phones behind the wheel, so suggest the results of a recent survey. An alarming 31 percent of drivers there said they've used a mobile device while in control of a car, up a significant 23 percent on two years…
Photography

Adobe celebrates the world’s cheesiest stock photos by sticking them on T-shirts

In an effort to spread the word about its own stock photo service, Adobe recently tracked down some of the world's cheesiest stock images and stuck them on T-shirts. And somehow they look kinda cool.
Cool Tech

‘Drone surfing’ is exactly what you think it is

Drone surfing is now a thing, apparently. Keen to show off the power of one of its flying machines, Washington-based firm Freefly swapped a kite for its ALTA 8 octocopter and sent a guy out on the water to see what happened. And…