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A close up of the Xiaomi Watch S3's face and bezel.

Xiaomi’s newest smartwatch has a super-unusual feature

Xiaomi just announced a new smartwatch at MWC 2024 — and it has a very unusual (and equally cool) feature you have to see.
Apple AirPods Pro Second Gen charging case with USB-C and charging case with Lightning.

How to replace lost or broken AirPods, AirPods Pro, or cases

Someone holding the Honor Magic 6 Pro, showing the back of the phone.

Honor just launched a phone that could kill the Galaxy S24 Ultra

A photo of the AT&T logo on a building.

Were you affected by the AT&T outage? You may get some free money

A person holding the Apple iPhone 15 Plus.

The best iPhone 15 Plus cases in 2024: 15 best ones right now

A person holding a partially open Galaxy Z Fold 4.

The best Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 deals in February 2024

A person wearing the Oura Ring and the RingConn Smart Ring.

There’s a big problem with smart rings

Someone holding the Samsung Galaxy S24 and Galaxy S24 Plus.

Samsung Galaxy S24 vs. S24 Plus: don’t make a mistake

The JBL Pulse 5 Bluetooth speaker submerged in a hot tub.

IP what? Explaining water and dust resistance for audio gear

New cases for the iPhone 15.

The best iPhone 15 cases in 2024: our 20 favorites

A rear view of the gray Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra.

The best Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra cases in 2024: the 15 best ones

Someone holding the Samsung Galaxy S24 Plus.

The best Samsung Galaxy S24 Plus cases in 2024: our 13 favorites

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The OnePlus 12 and Pixel 8's screens.

The best Android phones in 2024: the 14 best ones you can buy

If you’re an Android fan in search of a new smartphone, then allow us to find the perfect partner. Here are the best Android phones at various prices.
Someone holding the 12.9-inch version of the iPad Pro (2022).

iPad weekend sale: Save on the iPad Air, iPad Mini, and iPad Pro

Whether you want to buy the latest model of Apple's iPad Mini, iPad Air, or iPad Pro, you're in luck because Best Buy is offering discounts in a weekend sale.
Mobile World Congress 2024

The 6 biggest announcements we expect from MWC 2024 next week

Mobile World Congress 2024 is happening next week in Barcelona. Here are the biggest announcements we expect from the show.
A person holding the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra.

5 phones you should buy instead of the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra

The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra is an incredible phone, but there are some phones you should consider instead. Here are five of the best S24 Ultra alternatives.
The Samsung Galaxy S24 laying on a shelf with its screen turned on.

The best Samsung Galaxy S24 cases in 2024: the 15 best ones

The Samsung Galaxy S24 may be the smallest of the new S-range, but it's no wimp. Here are the best Samsung Galaxy S24 cases to help it last for years.
iPhone showing a spam text with the Report Junk option.

How to stop spam texts on iPhone and Android phones

Are you overwhelmed by text messaging spam? Here's how to deal with spam texts on both iPhone and Android.
AT&T's logo.

AT&T reveals cause of Thursday’s massive outage

AT&T has shared the results of its initial investigation into the service outage that affected many of its customers on Thursday.
kindle and smartphone on tool roll

Are Kindle books free? How to read on your Kindle without paying

The Amazon Kindle is an exceptional piece of kit, but it doesn't have to be an expensive one. Here's how to get free books for your Kindle.
The rear panel of the Samsung Galaxy S21 FE.

How to use wireless charging on your Samsung phone

Many newer Samsung devices support wireless charging, including phones, watches, and earbuds. Here's how to use wireless charging and Samsung's PowerShare tech.
Apple Watch Ultra charging on the Twelve South ButterFly 2-in-1 MagSafe Charger.

The most common Apple Watch problems (and how to fix them)

The Apple Watch is not without its small list of bugs, glitches, and other maladies. That’s why we put together this troubleshooting and solutions guide.
Wi-Fi Calling

What is Wi-Fi calling, and how does it work?

If you're struggling to get a good signal at home, it might be worth giving Wi-Fi calling a shot. In this guide, we explain how it works and how to use it.
Nomad's Modern Leather case on an iPhone 14 Pro Max.

The best iPhone 14 Pro Max cases in 2024: top 17 you can buy

The iPhone 14 Pro Max is one of the best smartphones you can buy. But if you want to keep it safe, you'll need a case. Here are the best ones you can buy!
Large 5G cellular tower with multiple mmWave transceivers against a blue sky.

Everything you need to know about the massive AT&T outage

It's not just you. On Thursday, February 22, 2024, AT&T experienced a large service outage. Here's everything you need to know.
OnePlus 12 Flowy Emerald held in hand against grass background.

How many years of updates will the OnePlus 12 get?

The OnePlus 12 is definitely an impressive flagship from the brand. But how long will it be getting software updates?
watchOS 10 running on an Apple Watch Ultra.

Apple Watch X: The 9 biggest things I want to see

Rumors suggest the Apple Watch X is coming in late 2024 or 2025 — and it should be a huge upgrade. Whenever it gets here, these are a few things we hope to see.
Leaked renders of the Nothing Phone 2a's design.

This is the Nothing Phone 2a

A series of renders apparently showing the Nothing Phone 2a have been leaked, and Digital Trends has confirmed they are genuine.
The Motorola Razr Plus, half folded with its cover screen on.

Best Motorola phone deals: Get a foldable phone for $500

If you want to try a Motorola smartphone, we've got the best Motorola phone deals gathered here, whether you're on a tight budget or you want a foldable phone.
hidden iMessage features.

7 hidden iMessage features you need to be using

Over the years, Apple has introduced many new features to the Messages app — and some of them are easy to overlook. Here are 7 hidden features you need to use.
OtterBox OtterGrip case front of iPhone 14 Pro

The best iPhone 14 Pro cases: 20 best ones in 2024

Your iPhone 14 Pro is a big, beautiful hunk of metal and glass. Be sure to protect it with some of the best cases available. We suggest a few here.
The Tag Heuer Connected Calibre E4 x Malbon Golf watch surrounded by golf balls.

This $2,350 smartwatch has one of the funkiest designs I’ve ever seen

Tag Heuer has teamed up with golf brand Malbon Golf to create a funky smartwatch that's sure to attract some attention out on the golf course.
Close-up view of titanium frame on iPhone 15 Pro Max.

The top 7 bestselling phones of 2023 were all … you guessed it

One brand dominated the top 10 chart for bestselling smartphones in 2023, according to data released this week by research firm Counterpoint.
The Galaxy S23 Ultra and Galaxy S24 Ultra's rear panels.

Have one of these Samsung phones? You’re getting Galaxy AI features next month

Did you buy a Samsung phone within the last year? There's a good chance you'll be getting Galaxy AI features as part of a new software update coming in March.

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Section Editor, Mobile

Joe Maring is the Section Editor for Digital Trends’ Mobile team, leading the site’s coverage for all things smartphones, tablets, and wearables. Since joining the industry in 2012, Joe has reported on the latest mobile tech news, reviewed countless devices, and worked with other writers to help them find the angles that matter.

Need to get in touch? You can reach Joe at jmaring@digitaltrends.com, or find him on Twitter as @JoeMaring1.