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The best budget laptops for 2022

Looking for a budget notebook for work or play? The best budget laptops will get the job done without gouging your wallet.
2 days ago
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The best light therapy lamps

Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) affects millions of people, but light therapy can be an effective treatment. Here are our favorite lamps on the market.
January 4, 2022

The 20 most outrageous and fantastic James Bond gadgets of all time

To celebrate the release of James Bond 25, No Time to Die, we've rounded up the 20 most wonderfully ridiculous Bond gadgets of all time from the franchise.
October 8, 2021
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The best telescopes

These six telescopes are excellent for both first-time stargazers or your family's most-learned astronomer.
March 28, 2021
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The best solar chargers for your phone or tablet

Tired of worrying about charging your phone while on the trail? These six solar chargers can help in a pinch.
March 28, 2021
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The best drones under $500

Whether you're a first-time flyer or seasoned pilot, these six mid-tier drones are each packed with features.
March 28, 2021
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The best 3D printers under $500

3D printer prices have had a dramatic drop recently, but cheap doesn’t mean it’s worth buying. Here are cheap 3D printers actually worth spending money on.
February 23, 2021
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The best electric skateboards

Whether you're a first-time rider or skating enthusiast, these seven electric boards are worthy of a ride.
January 24, 2021
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The best robots at CES 2021

This year at CES 2021, we’re seeing quite a few robots on display, from robots that'll help around the house to educational robots to bots that sanitize.
January 13, 2021
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The best tech gifts under $25

You don't need to spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on tech gifts. We've rounded up some of the best deals under $25, just in time for the holiday season.
October 20, 2020
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Best cheap drones to get you up in the air

Find thrill in taking flight, buy a gift your kids will love, or kickstart your aerial photography hobby.
April 10, 2020

How Wikimedia controls the chaos of constant contributions to create Wikipedia

Whether it's fake news or trolling, the internet sure isn't as utopian a place as it once seemed. But Wikipedia remains a shining beacon of why the web can be a force for good. And it's all thanks to a massive collaborative effort from millions of users all over the world.
February 1, 2020
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Where are they now? A look back at our past Top Tech of CES winners

Every year at CES, the tech experts of Digital Trends select one product that impressed us the most. How well have our picks held up? Ahead of CES 2020, let’s take a look back at our Best Tech winners and see where they are now.
January 3, 2020

Here are the best tech gifts you can snag for $100 or less

A $100 bill can get you further than you might think -- so long as you know where to look. Check out our picks for the best tech gifts under $100, whether you're in the market for headphones or a virtual-reality headset.
September 20, 2019
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The best deepfakes on the web: Baby Elon, Ryan Reynolds Wonka, and beyond

Deepfakes, the A.I.-aided face-swapping technology that threatens the future of truth as we know it, are everywhere. Here are some of the scariest, funniest, and most convincing we've seen.
August 13, 2019
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The best electric bikes for 2019

A capable electric bike is perfect for a daily commute or trek along the trailhead. From Specialized to Giant, these are the best e-bikes currently available.
August 1, 2019
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The best robot kits for kids

Hoping to pick up a robotics kit so your child can learn while they play? We've rounded up some great options, whether you're looking for something that falls under the STEM initiative or utilizes the Arduino platform.
July 8, 2019
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The best drones under $100

Looking for a drone that won't crash through your piggy bank? Although budget drones may not have all the features of higher-end models, they can still provide a lot of fun. Here are some of the best drones under $100.
July 1, 2019
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The best Rube Goldberg machines

Want to see something totally mesmerizing? Check out several of the best Rube Goldberg machines from across the internet, including one that serves cake and others that do ... nothing particularly useful.
April 16, 2019

10 prosthetic limbs so cool they’re better than the real thing

We take our arms and legs for granted because they're always there. However, some are born without or lose them in horrific accidents. These 10 prosthetic limbs have unique features that make our normal limbs look like a thing of the past.
March 8, 2019
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The best crowdfunding sites for 2019

Want to help an inventor create the next big thing in tech, or create a support page for someone close to you? Here are seven of our favorite crowdfunding sites, so you can bring your creation to life or back something you truly care about.
February 26, 2019
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The best tech toys for kids

Looking for the perfect toy or gadget for your child? Thankfully, we've rounded up some of our personal favorite tech toys, including microscopes, computer kits, and a spherical droid from a galaxy far, far away.
February 26, 2019
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The best vape pens for weed

Vaping concentrates has become significantly more popular, especially among those that use cannabis for medicinal purposes. But don’t use just any vape pen: We found these five devices to be our favorites in 2019.
February 16, 2019
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CES 2019 recap: All the trends, products, and gadgets you missed

CES 2019 didn’t just give us a taste of the future, it offered a five-course meal. From 8K and Micro LED televisions to smart toilets, the show delivered with all the amazing gadgetry you could ask for. Here’s a look at all the big trends, and when expect they’ll arrive.
January 16, 2019
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Did you see that?! Tour the blockbuster booths of CES 2019

You may not be able to attend CES in Las Vegas, but we’re bringing all of the best booths to you. From LG’s wall of OLED TVs to a full-scale flying taxi, these are spectacles we won’t forget.
January 11, 2019
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It’s no flying car, but the e-scooter had a huge impact on city streets in 2018

Within just a year, electric scooters have fundamentally changed how we navigate cities. From San Francisco to Paris, commuters have a new option that’s more fun than mass transit, easier than a bike, and definitely not a car.
December 10, 2018
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The best tech gifts under $50

Modern technology doesn't always come cheap, but there plenty of premium devices that don't carry a premium price. Whether you're looking for a streaming device or a means of capturing photos from above, our list of the best tech under $50 has it all.
December 3, 2018

Next time, try saying it out loud first. 9 of the worst tech product names

When it comes to marketing a product, a name carries a lot of weight. Unfortunately, in an effort to be unique, companies can get a little overzealous with their naming structure. These are the worst product names in recent history.
December 1, 2018
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Here’s all the best tech gear and gadgetry that survived Shark Tank

The television show "Shark Tank" has churned out quite a few strange, interesting, and downright awesome products -- so we rounded up some of the best ones for your perusal. Enjoy!
November 16, 2018
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7 drone crashes that will make you fly your bird more carefully

If you've been getting a bit reckless with your drone and suspect you may be heading toward a spectacular crash, then these messy drone mishaps should help you avoid such a calamity.
September 16, 2018
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The Best DJI Spark Accessories

The DJI Spark is a versatile (and fairly cheap) drone that is perfect for the beginner drone pilot. But as you become a better pilot, you'll want more out of your Spark. These ten accessories are our picks to make a great drone even better.
August 3, 2018
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Explore the deep blue sea with these awesome underwater drones

The market for aerial drones may be reaching a plateau, but drone technology is continuing to expand into , the and now . This underwater drone revolution is already beginning thanks to a handful of pioneers who are willing to put in the research and development necessary to produce the first deep-diving drones, even if […]
July 21, 2018
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Buying on a budget? Here’s the best gear and gadgetry you can get for under $20

Having the coolest technology is not always affordable. Digital Trends has compiled the best tech under $20. The list includes drones, clothes hooks embedded with security cameras, and even a virtual reality headset.
June 9, 2018
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Big things do come in small packages. Here’s the tiniest tech in the world

Do you like tiny pieces of tech? Then you'll love the coolest miniature tech products in the world, like radios made out of a few nanotubes, sunburn sensors that can fit on your fingernail, and much more. Check out our favorite pieces of ultra tiny tech, and just how they were created!
May 27, 2018
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The best Star Wars toys for the tech-focused fan

In celebration of May 4, we rounded up our favorite tech-focused toys stemming from the Star Wars universe. Whether you're a fan of dogfights, lightsaber duels, or Chewbacca, we have you covered.
May 4, 2018

Celebrate 4/20 with the dopest weed gadgets in the observable universe

The 20th of April is upon us, and you know what that means. Get down to canna-business and come check out our list of weed-related tech to celebrate before Snoop Dogg smokes it all himself.
April 20, 2018
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These awesome 3D printed houses offer a glimpse into the future of construction

3D printing is revolutionizing architecture. From the dry heat of Texas to the frigid snows of Minnesota and Russia, these are the coolest 3D-printed houses out there that rely on a variety of printers.
April 6, 2018
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Gaze upon 2018’s super blue blood moon with these spectacular photos

The super blue blood moon on January 31, 2018, was an incredible sight, and a rare one: It involved a supermoon, blue moon, and blood moon all occurring at once. If you missed it, we have compiled some of the best photos of the event.
January 31, 2018
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Deep learning vs. machine learning: What’s the difference between the two?

Deep learning vs. machine learning: what's the difference between the two? We provide a simplified explanation of both AI-based technologies although deep learning is a more involved process of machine learning.
January 27, 2018
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Rise of the machines: Here are the best robots we saw at CES 2018

Robots always have a big presence at CES, but this year that presence was bigger and more noticeable than ever before. Here's a quick roundup of all the best robots we spotted on the showfloor this year.
January 19, 2018
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Even pets got in on the action at CES with these gadgets for furry friends

There's a growing list of tech for pets every year, and it's all meant to improve not just your lifestyle, but the life of your cat or dog. Here are our favorite pet wearables and gadgets we found at CES 2018.
January 14, 2018

The best drones we saw (and flew) at CES 2018

Drones have a huge presence at this year's CES, and despite the fact that most of them are clones and knockoffs, we found a few great ones. Her are Digital Trends' five favorite drones from CES 2018.
January 11, 2018
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Year in review: The best crowdfunding projects of 2017

2017 is almost in the history books, and with it another great year for crowdfunding campaigns. What were some of our favorite projects to grace Indiegogo and Kickstarter? We're glad you asked!
December 26, 2017
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These ridiculously fun remote-control toys will make you feel like a kid again

Looking for the perfect remote-control toy or gadget for yourself or a loved one? Thankfully, we've rounded up some of our personal favorites, from RC cars to Sphero's latest release.
November 30, 2017
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Don’t settle for the stock setup. Deck out your Phantom 4 with these accessories

Getting bored of DJI's stock Phantom 4 setup? To help you spice things up, we rounded up all the best DJI Phantom 4 accessories on the market right now. Enjoy!
November 28, 2017
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These kickass telepresence robots are the next best thing to teleportation

If you're looking for a solution for being too busy to meet everyone face to face, or even say hello to your dogs, then this list of the best telepresence robots is for you.
November 24, 2017
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The best accidental inventions prove sometimes it’s better not to try

While many discoveries and innovations are the byproducts of careful research and development, there are plenty of inventions humanity has inadvertently stumbled upon. And these accidental inventions changed civilization as we know it.
November 17, 2017
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A cut above the rest: Here are the best circular saws money can buy

If you are just starting to get into DIY, a decent circular saw is one of the first tools you should buy. To help you navigate the nearly endless options, we've rounded up the best circular saws on the market in this list
November 11, 2017
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These amazing science fair projects make your potato battery look prehistoric

The projects kids make at science fairs nowadays easily beat the smelly potato batteries and homemade volcanoes you remember making. From flying robots to a Lego spacecraft, these are some of our favorite science fair projects.
October 9, 2017
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The 10 best exoplanets we’ve discovered so far, ranked

Astronomers have discovered thousands of exoplanets since the 1970's -- many of which are potentially habitable. So to help you sort the good ones from the dull ones, we went ahead and picked the best exoplanets ever discovered -- and ranked them!
October 1, 2017