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The Moto G 5G held in a hand with its screen illuminated.

Snag yourself a 5G Android phone with 48MP camera for $170 today

The Motorola Moto G 5G 2023, an Android smartphone with a 6.5-inch HD+ touchscreen and a 48MP camera system, is on sale from Motorola with an $80 discount.
Post-walk fitness data on the Apple Watch Series 9.

You’ll be waiting a while longer for blood glucose tracking on smartwatches

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite sitting on top of a Kindle Scribe.

The best Kindle for reading outside, at night, and more

Schematics of Google Pixel 2 according to leaks.

The Google Pixel Fold 2 just leaked. Here’s everything that’s new

Google Pixel 8 Pro in white and blue.

The best Google Pixel 8 Pro cases in 2024: 20 best ones

The Jabra Enhance Plus earbuds snap together magnetically.

Best over-the-counter hearing aids for 2024

The yellow iPad (2022) lying face-down on a green bush.

Apple may announce new iPads next month. Here’s everything we expect

The Apple Sports app on an iPhone.

Apple Sports app looks to rule live scores and stats on iOS

A person opening the Motorola Razr 40.

Motorola’s Razr foldable phone just had its price slashed to $500

Various smart rings together on a table.

I’ve worn a smart ring for years. You need to know these things before buying one

Google Pixel 8 in two different case colors.

The best Google Pixel 8 cases in 2024: 20 best ones you can buy

The Apple logo on the iPhone 14 Pro Max.

‘Sophisticated’ iPhone fraud involving fake handsets leads to convictions

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A person using a smartphone.

How to record phone calls on your iPhone quickly and easily

While there’s no built-in call-recording tool for the iPhone, you can still record conversations using another device, an app, or Google Voice. Here’s how!
The new Google Wallet app running on an Android phone.

How to add your ID or driver’s license to Google Wallet

Your digital Google Wallet is slowly increasing its ability to become your main wallet. Here's how to add your ID or driver's license to Google Wallet.
Playing Words With Friends on a smartphone.

If you really want to, here’s how to cheat in Words With Friends

You dirty little liar. Are you considering cheating in Words With Friends? All right, well, we'll help you.
Samsung Galaxy S23 held in hand angled slightly against green backdrop

How to customize a Samsung phone’s notification sounds

Would you prefer to get different alert sounds from your Samsung phone? Here's how to change the noises your notifications make and find the perfect option.
Someone wearing a black Whoop 4.0 tracker.

Try a Whoop fitness tracker for free for a month

Here, we overview our past looks at the Whoop 4.0 as well as detail how you can get one for free for 30 days. The screen-free experience could appeal to you.
A concept design of an Apple smart ring, showing a screen with exercise information on it,

An Apple smart ring could be coming soon

Are you waiting for an Apple smart ring to compete with the Oura Ring? You're in luck, as a new report claims Apple is finally getting ready to launch one.
Side view of Nothing Phone 2a leaked renders.

Nothing Phone 2a: news, rumored price, release date, and more

The Nothing Phone 2a could launch early next year as the first budget phone from Nothing. Here's everything we know.
Apple Music Replay screenshots via Apple.

Apple Music just got a cool feature you won’t find on Spotify

You no longer need to wait until the end of the year to experience Apple Music Replay. The feature that tracks your listening habits is now offered monthly.
Black and green variants of the OnePlus Watch 2.

This is the OnePlus Watch 2, and it looks incredible

OnePlus has given us our first glimpse of its next smartwatch. It looks quite elegant and fresh, but it’s the battery life claim that gives us the most hope.
Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra and iPhone 15 Pro in hand.

Why I ditched my iPhone 15 Pro for the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra

The iPhone 15 Pro is a great device. But I recently replaced it with the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra — and I couldn't be happier.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro.

Samsung adding Auracast and 360 Audio to more TVs, phones, and earbuds

Samsung is expanding the capability of its phones, tablets, TVs, and earbuds, adding Auracast, 360 Audio, and fast switching.
The Amazon Kindle Fire Max 11's Home screen.

Fire tablet sale: Get a Fire 7 for $35, 39% off the Fire Max 11, and more

Amazon's Woot is currently offering discounts on several models of the Amazon Fire tablets, including 39% off for the Amazon Fire Max 11 with 64GB of storage.
Nothing Phone 2a leaked render.

The Nothing Phone 2a just leaked with a truly unusual design

The Nothing Phone 2a just leaked again, this time with a look at its (supposed) official design. And it sure is something.
YouTube on Blackview N6000 tiny rugged Android phone held in person's hand.

There’s something special about this tiny Android phone

2024 has already given us some excellent smartphones. But this cheap, tiny Android phone stands out as something special. Here's why.
The Garmin Forerunner 165 in use.

Garmin’s newest running watch is cheaper than you’d expect

The Forerunner 165 is Garmin's latest running watch. It has a familiar design, is packed with health features, and is a lot cheaper than you'd expect.
Someone holding the Google Pixel 8 Pro in front of a colorful background.

Google Pixel 8 Pro review: the best Pixel I’ve ever used

The Google Pixel 8 Pro is an important phone for Google. It has upgraded specs, a refined design, and a higher price. And it's worth every single penny.
Image showing the internal structure of the Nothing Phone 2a, provided by Nothing to Digital Trends

Nothing told us some big secrets about the Nothing Phone 2a

In an exclusive Q&A with Digital Trends, Nothing CEO Carl Pei reveals some exciting secrets about the forthcoming Nothing Phone 2a to whet your appetite.
Amazon Kindle (2022) Dark Mode

How to convert a Kindle book to a PDF

Amazon locks its Kindle e-books to its Kindle devices, but there's a way to convert these files to read them as PDFs. This guide shows you how.
iPhone 14 Pro showing the Moon always-on screen, held in a man's hand.

How to reset your iPhone, restart it, and wipe your data

We've learned a lot about the iPhone over the years, but it's good to have a strong grasp on the basics. Here's a simple guide on how to reset your iPhone.
A person holding an iPhone while taking a Live Photo.

How to turn a Live Photo into a video on your iPhone

Having trouble sending iPhone Live Photos to your friends with Android phones? We'll teach you how to convert those images into quick and easy videos and GIFs.
The back of the Amazon Fire Max 11 tablet.

How to install the Google Play Store on an Amazon Fire tablet

Want to get the Google Play Store on your Amazon Fire tablet so you can download more apps and games? Here's a guide on how to do it!
Someone watching Netflix on a tablet in bed.

How to download movies from Netflix for offline viewing

Traveling without Wi-Fi? Make sure you always have your entertainment handy. Here's how to download movies and shows from Netflix to your device.

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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, or find him on Twitter as @JoeMaring1.