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Dell Chromebook 3189 2-in-1 on a classroom desk floating in the air.

How to get Android apps on a Chromebook

Even if you own an older Chromebook without the Google Play Store built in, you can still add Android apps to your PC. Here’s how.
An iPhone with the Home section of the Spotify app on it.

Apple Music vs. Spotify: Which music streaming service is the best?

Apple Music or Spotify? It’s a question many have asked, and an answer we’re going to explore. Here’s our side by side comparison of both platforms.
Timekettle AI interpreter hub held in hand.

This AI gadget let me speak in languages I don’t know or understand

The Timekettle X1 is a gadget dedicated solely to helping you speak and translate different languages. But is it any good? Here's what happened when I used it.
Tidal app for iOS on an iPhone 14 showing now playing screen with Max quality track.

Tidal vs. Spotify: Which music streaming service has the features you need?

Spotify may be king of the streaming music world, but when it comes to audio quality, Tidal offers some big competition. Join us as we compare both platforms.
Oura Ring Horizon sitting upright on a wood railing.

Does the Oura Ring track steps?

The Oura Ring is one of the most capable smart rings on the market. But can you use it to track your steps?
The Motorola Edge Plus 2023 lying next to the Galaxy S23 Ultra and iPhone 14 Pro.

How to find your lost phone (tips for iPhone and Android)

We show you how to locate your lost or stolen iPhone or Android smartphone using a variety of apps and services, plus tips for finding older phones.
Display view of the Polestar Phone.

One of Tesla’s biggest competitors is making a phone

Polestar, which has dreams of toppling Tesla one day, is making a gorgeous phone that will live as part of its connected electric car ecosystem.
A person holding the Google Pixel 8 Pro.

The first Google Pixel 9 Pro hands-on photos are here

The Google Pixel 9 Pro isn't expected to launch for a few months, but that hasn't stopped hands-on photos of the phone from already leaking.
The Motorola Edge 50 Pro and Motorola Edge 50 Ultra next to each other.

Motorola launched two great Android phones, but one is better

The new Motorola Edge 50 Ultra and Edge 50 Pro smartphones are very similar. But there are reasons one of them costs $300 more. We'll tell you what they are.
Genshin Impact Edition OnePlus 12R (left) and Flowy Emerald OnePlus 12.

I did a OnePlus 12 vs. OnePlus 12R camera test, and there’s a big difference

The OnePlus 12R is a more affordable option than the OnePlus 12, but with slightly lesser specs and no Hasselblad. Does that really matter though? We find out.
Moto G Stylus 5G 2023 in hand

Is the Moto G Stylus waterproof?

The Moto G Stylus lineup has a lot of great features for a midrange smartphone. But are these phones waterproof or water-resistant? Let's find out.
Screenshots from Best Buy's new shopping app for the Vision Pro.

Apple’s Vision Pro headset can now be used to shop at Best Buy

A new app from Best Buy lets folks with an Apple Vision Pro shop at its online store. AR features allow customers to see how products would look in the home.
Meta AI on mobile and desktop web interface.

Meta’s ChatGPT killer is taking over your favorite apps

Step aside, ChatGPT. Meta's AI assistant is here, and it's coming to apps like Instagram, WhatsApp, and more.
Huawei Pura 70 Ultra green leather and gold metal finish.

I wish I could buy Huawei’s new Pura 70 phones

Huawei just announced four new smartphones under its new Pura 70 series. With flashy designs and impressive camera specs, there's a lot to like.
A person folding up the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5.

Every Samsung gadget we still expect in 2024

Samsung isn't done with 2024 yet, as it has a whole bunch of gadgets that it's yet to launch. Here are all the Samsung gadgets we still expect to see in 2024.
A render of the Samsung Galaxy A35.

Samsung just launched a $400 phone in the U.S., and it looks great

In the market for a new Android phone that won't break the bank? Samsung just launched the Galaxy A35 in the U.S., and at $400, it looks like quite the bargain.
Natural Titanium iPhone 15 Pro with Chopper and BD-1 droids around it.

Why you should buy the iPhone 15 Pro instead of the iPhone 15 Pro Max

Just because the iPhone 15 Pro Max is the biggest and best from Apple doesn't mean it's a fit for everyone. Here's why I prefer the iPhone 15 Pro.
The OnePlus 12's camera module.

The 5 best phones with IR blasters in 2024

Finding a smartphone with an IR blaster is more changing today than it was years ago. Thankfully, there are still a few good options on the market.
The back of the Tecno Camon 30 Premier.

The camera on this Android phone is confusing, but I love it

The Tecno Camon 30 Premier's camera suffers from an overload of tech speak, so take a look at what happened after we let the camera speak for itself.
A person holding the Google Pixel 8, showing the screen.

Why you need to be excited about the Google Pixel 8a

The Google Pixel 8a is one of the new Pixel phones we expect to see in 2024. However, it could very well be the best one Google releases this year.
Lock screen on Onyx Boox Tab Ultra C

How futuristic display tech is trying to save your eyes

We can't escape screens, but a few brands are trying to make the ordeal less harmful for eyes. Science, however, has other thoughts about our screen habits.
The Android 15 logo on a smartphone.

Android 15 might add a new way to charge your gadgets

Google may upgrade Android 15 phones with wireless charging support even without the dedicated hardware. Here's how it could happen.
The Apple iPhone SE (2022) and Apple iPhone SE (2020) together.

iPhone SE 4: news, rumored price, release date, and more

The iPhone SE is a great option for those who want an iPhone on a budget. But what's coming next for the iPhone SE? Here's everything we know.
The Visible logo on a smartphone.

Visible’s affordable 5G plans just got even cheaper

Visible is already one of the more affordable choices for unlimited 5G. Now, new plans are making Visible an even better deal than ever.
Fire HD 6 Kids Edition

The 6 best tablets for kids in 2024

Tablets aren't just for adults. Here's our list of the best tablets for kids for education and entertainment — which also allow you control over the content.
HMD, Heineken, and Bodega's Boring Phone.

Heineken, the beer company, just launched a phone

Heineken is best known for making beer. Now, the company is launching a phone. Seriously.
HMD Pulse leaked image in black.

HMD’s first phones just leaked, and I’m mighty disappointed

HMD teased us with some peppy designs earlier this year. But fresh leaks revealing its new Pulse phones simply hurt my heart.
A person holding the Anker MagGo Power Bank.

3 reasons why I’ll actually use Anker’s new iPhone power bank

I don't want to carry a power bank around with me, but if I must, then it needs to be useful and versatile. Does Anker's MagGo Power Bank fit the bill?
Insta360 X4 mounted on a car.

The new Insta360 X4 looks like the ultimate action camera

The Insta360 X4 features a bigger battery, tougher design, better resolution, and more for just $500.
Renders of the Motorola Edge 50 Pro and Edge 50 Ultra smartphones.

Motorola just announced three new phones, and I need them right now

The Motorola Edge 50 series of smartphones is official, and they look pretty darn impressive. Here's a look at the latest Pixel 8 and Galaxy S24 rivals.
The Anker Soundcore Sleep A20 next to a sleep mask.

I reviewed a pair of tiny earbuds that helped me sleep better

Trouble sleeping? The tiny, sleep-friendly Anker Soundcore Sleep A20 earbuds could help. We've tried them out.
A person holding the Google Pixel Fold showing the hinge.

Something strange might happen to the Google Pixel Fold 2

Google Pixel Fold 2? Maybe not. A new rumor suggests Google is considering a different name for this year's foldable phone, and it's an odd one.
The Android 15 logo on a smartphone.

Android 15 release date: When will my phone get the update?

Android 15 is here, at least in the form of a Beta. Here's everything we know about Android 15's release date (and when it's coming to your phone).
OnePlus 12 Flowy Emerald held in hand.

OnePlus 12 review: the new Android phone to beat in 2024

The OnePlus 12 is here to kick things off for the new year of smartphone releases. Is it worth the $800? Let's find out.

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.