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Earthquake detection and early alerts, now on your Android phone

How to get Android earthquake alerts: Google ShakeAlert, MyShake, and more

How to get Android earthquake alerts: Google ShakeAlert, MyShake, and more

Android users in California received earthquake alerts earlier than iOS users. These are the apps that detected the quakes, and how you can use them.
Speakers and top edge of the iPad Air 5.

Apple’s rumored 16-inch iPad sounds like an oversized mistake

Apple’s rumored 16-inch iPad sounds like an oversized mistake

Rumor has it that Apple could be working on a 16-inch iPad model in the coming year. Here's why that might be a terrible idea.
The Google Pixel Watch's Big Time watch face.

What Google needs to do to make the Pixel Watch 2 worth buying

What Google needs to do to make the Pixel Watch 2 worth buying

A Pixel Watch 2 seems inevitable. Whenever Google decides to make one, here's what it absolutely must do to move the device forward.
The App Library on the iPhone 14 Plus

Every app and website that works with Passkeys on your iPhone/iPad

Every app and website that works with Passkeys on your iPhone/iPad

Apple implemented the Passkey system into iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 for secure login. Many websites and apps are adding Passkey support, like PayPal.
The Google Pixel 7's screen, held in a man's hand.

Google Pixel 7 vs. Samsung Galaxy S22

Google Pixel 7 vs. Samsung Galaxy S22

Can't choose between the Google Pixel 7 and Samsung Galaxy S22? Both have their pros and cons, but we've compared the two to help you decide.
An iPhone with iOS 16, showing the new Lock Screen.

How to add multiple wallpapers and change your home screen on iOS 16

How to add multiple wallpapers and change your home screen on iOS 16

With iOS 16, you can customize your iPhone lock screen like never before, but it's also still really easy to select a unique home screen wallpaper.
The iPad Pro on a desk next to a stylus and AirPods.

Apple may be working on a supersized iPad for 2023

Apple may be working on a supersized iPad for 2023

Rumors about upcoming oversized iPads have been shared for quite some time, but a new report suggests that something even bigger is coming.
iPhone disabled error with Restore Screen on mousepad feat image.

How to fix the ‘iPhone is disabled’ error

How to fix the ‘iPhone is disabled’ error

The "iPhone is disabled" lock occurs when too many failed passcodes are entered. Here's what to do when that happens and how to prevent passcode problems.
The Lightning port on the iPhone 14 Pro Max.

Apple confirms USB-C is coming to iPhones, but it’s still bitter about it

Apple confirms USB-C is coming to iPhones, but it’s still bitter about it

Apple's Greg Joswiak has confirmed that iPhones are moving to the USB-C standard to comply with the EU mandate, but not without putting up a passionate defense.
Two Apple iPad Pros (2022) attached to Magic Keyboards.

Does the Apple iPad Pro (2022) come with a keyboard?

Does the Apple iPad Pro (2022) come with a keyboard?

If you pair the Apple iPad Pro (2022) with a stylus and a keyboard, it can work as a great laptop replacement, but you have to buy the accessories separately.
The Netflix Games logo on the Pixel 4a.

The Netflix app on your phone is hiding dozens of games, and they’re great

The Netflix app on your phone is hiding dozens of games, and they’re great

If you have a Netflix subscription, you can play some exclusive mobile games for free. We try it out on three different phones to see if your device matters.
An iPad using Stage Manager in iPadOS 16.

How to download iPadOS 16 right now

How to download iPadOS 16 right now

iPadOS 16 has finally arrived! Here's how to update your iPad to the latest version of Apple's tablet operating system.
The yellow iPad (2022) lying face-down on a green bush.

Does the Apple iPad (2022) have USB-C? What you need to know

Does the Apple iPad (2022) have USB-C? What you need to know

The iPad (2022) is chock-full of upgrades — including a new processor and a vibrant design. But did USB-C finally make the cut? Here's what you should know.
The Metavertu smartphone.

I can’t get over how insane this $40,000 Web3 smartphone is

I can’t get over how insane this $40,000 Web3 smartphone is

After a hiatus, Vertu is back in the smartphone business — this time delivering a phone for $40,000 and with a weird Web3 tie-in.
Apple Watch Series 7 blood oxygen levels data.

Your Apple Watch’s SpO2 sensor might be a lot better than you thought

Your Apple Watch’s SpO2 sensor might be a lot better than you thought

Apple Watches have great sensors that allow wearers to monitor their bodily functions, but one study found the SpO2 sensor to be remarkable.
Amazon Kindle (2022) Store

I used a Kindle for the first time in 10 years and it totally changed how I read

I used a Kindle for the first time in 10 years and it totally changed how I read

It's been over a decade since I last used a Kindle, but the latest entry-level Kindle has made me love reading again.
Someone using an Apple Pencil with the 10th Gen iPad.

Does the Apple iPad (2022) work with Apple Pencil?

Does the Apple iPad (2022) work with Apple Pencil?

Budding digital artists may rejoice that Apple's newest iPad still supports the Apple Pencil, but you may want to read the fine print.
Slim Folio Pro For iPad Pro

I won’t pay $1,877 for a new iPad Pro because these 3 options are way better

I won’t pay $1,877 for a new iPad Pro because these 3 options are way better

When I priced up my dream iPad Pro (2022) the high price gave me an unpleasant shock. Surely this wasn't the only option? Turns out, it's not.
A man holding the Google Pixel 6a.

Google Pixel 6a is a steal at $299 at Amazon today

Google Pixel 6a is a steal at $299 at Amazon today

Need a new Android? One of the best smartphone deals going right now is this killer discount on the excellent (and budget-friendly) Google Pixel 6a.
LumaFusion app used on the iPad Air 5.

Amazon is having a flash sale on the latest iPad Air – save $80

Amazon is having a flash sale on the latest iPad Air – save $80

The iPad Air is one of the best tablets on the market, and today you can get it for just $519 at Amazon, which is one of the best iPad deals you'll find.
Beats Studio Buds in three new colors: Sunset Pink, Ocean Blue, and Moon Gray.

AirPods Pro alternative: Beats Studio Buds are $90 at Amazon

AirPods Pro alternative: Beats Studio Buds are $90 at Amazon

It’s not every day you find a premium set of headphones for just $90, but that’s all it will cost to land a pair of Beats Studio Buds from Amazon.
The Motorola Razr 2022 folded up.

Motorola Razr 2022 is coming to the U.K. with a price Samsung will hate

Motorola Razr 2022 is coming to the U.K. with a price Samsung will hate

Motorola has announced the Moto Razr 2022's release in the U.K., and has given it a price to make you think twice about the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4.
iPads with iPadOS 16.

It’s time to update your iPhone and iPad to iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16

It’s time to update your iPhone and iPad to iOS 16.1 and iPadOS 16

Apple finally releases iPadOS 16 to everyone, as well as iOS 16.1 for compatible devices.
Surface Duo 2 on a textured background.

Microsoft’s Surface Duo gets a Windows-style refresh with Android 12L

Microsoft’s Surface Duo gets a Windows-style refresh with Android 12L

Micosoft gives its Surface Duo and Duo 2 a Windows 11-style makeover as it begins the release of Android 12L to both foldables.
The 10th gen iPad.

Apple’s canceled plans for a new cheap iPad sound incredible

Apple’s canceled plans for a new cheap iPad sound incredible

According to a recent report, it seems like Apple scrapped plans for a cheap iPad that would have been a big step in refreshing the company's tablet offerings.
Apple iPad Pro 2022 with Apple Pencil user feat image.

The best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) screen protectors

The best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) screen protectors

We rounded up the best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) screen protectors for you to keep your new iPad safe from unexpected scratches and drops.
Woman using an iPad Pro 11-inch feat image.

The best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) cases

The best Apple iPad Pro 11-inch (2022) cases

Apple has released an updated 11-inch iPad Pro with the exact same dimensions as its predecessors. We've gathered some of the newest cases available.
Visible Switching Hour image

Shockingly Scary Savings During Visible’s Switching Hour

Shockingly Scary Savings During Visible’s Switching Hour

For a limited time, buy a new phone with Visible and switch from an existing carrier and get money to spend online -- but hurry, the offer will be gone soon!
The Google Pixel 7 Pro, laying on a rock.

I want to love the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, but Google won’t let me

I want to love the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro, but Google won’t let me

The Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro are almost outstanding smartphones. But they suffer from ongoing issues the Pixel line has faced for years — and that's a problem.
OnePlus Nord N300 5G's rear face.

OnePlus Nord N300 looks neat and offers 33W charging for just $228

OnePlus Nord N300 looks neat and offers 33W charging for just $228

OnePlus Nord N300 offers a 90Hz refresh rate screen, 5G support, a microSD card slot, and a 33W fast charging for just $228. Oh, and the charger is in the box.
Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 sitting on a chair.

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 is $50 off in Best Buy’s latest flash sale

Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 is $50 off in Best Buy’s latest flash sale

Get one of the best smartwatches around for less, courtesy of this Samsung Galaxy Watch 5 deal at Best Buy.
The Surface Duo 2 in the tent mode.

Why I’m using the Microsoft Surface Duo in 2022, and why you should too

Why I’m using the Microsoft Surface Duo in 2022, and why you should too

The Microsoft Surface Duo remains a terrible phone, but in 2022, it's a surprisingly great companion device.
Google Pixel 6a

The best Google Pixel 6a cases and covers

The best Google Pixel 6a cases and covers

The Google Pixel 6a boasts a tempting price tag, but you'll still want to protect your investment with one of the best Pixel 6a cases and covers around.
iPad Air 5 back in hand.

The best Apple iPad (2022) cases and covers

The best Apple iPad (2022) cases and covers

The Apple iPad 2022 is now available for preorder, and what better way to get ready for your new tablet than by buying a new case to go with it?
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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.

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