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Here’s what’s new on Amazon Prime Video in May 2018

Amazon Prime Video adds new titles each month that are available for free to all Prime members. Check out our list to find out all the new content hitting Amazon Prime Video in May 2018, from fresh new comedies to terrifying horror films.
Emerging Tech

Boosted graces us with 4 skateboards, including its cheapest model yet

Boosted, the company known for its brightly wheeled eboards recently expanded its product offerings in a serious way. There are four new boards in two different forms, including one that is more affordable.
Emerging Tech

A new bracelet can detect if you’re being attacked, automatically call help

Researchers from the University of Alabama have developed a wearable device that could keep people safe in the face of possible physical assault, or elderly people experiencing a fall.
The Manual

Don’t call it a dinghy: Jet Capsule is a luxurious ‘Compact Yacht’ for the rich

For those times when you need to roll up to the marina in a Star Trek-worthy vessel, this one-of-a-kind boat has you covered.
Health & Fitness

Track your next ride with two new cycling computers from Garmin

Garmin has released two new cycling computers to track our rides. The Edge 130 offers tracking and mapping options and connects with a smartphone, while the Edge 520 Plus updates an already popular option.
Movies & TV

'Stranger Things' season 3 adds Cary Elwes and Jake Busey

With a sophomore season as strong as its first, Stranger Things is now moving on to season 3. Here's everything we've learned so far about the Netflix series' upcoming third season.

Leaked video shows off customization options for new Xbox avatars

It's still unclear when Microsoft's refreshed Xbox One avatars will arrive to all users, but a leaked video showing off the rich array of customization features has us excited. It shouldn't be too long now.

JPEG XS will be a faster format for 8K streaming, better VR, and safer drones

The organization behind the JPEG is aiming to create faster streaming without sacrificing quality. JPEG XS is a new file format that offers faster -- but not more -- compression for better live-streams.

You've probably heard of blockchain, but what the hell is it?

On this week's installment of Trends with Benefits we discuss blockchain and how it can potentially change security, medical records, gaming and much more. We are joined by Brian Krogsgard of Ledger Status and Mitchell Opatowsky of…

Google Chrome 66 arrives to stall those noisy autoplay videos

Starting with Chrome 66, Google will finally begin blocking many auto-play videos and saving you from unwanted interruptions, specifically those with sound on sites that you don't often visit.

Strava’s ‘Relative Effort’ levels the playing field across a variety of sports

Stava's new premium feature "Relative Activity" makes it easier for athletes who take part in a variety of different sports to compare their workouts on a more apples-to-apples basis by leveling the playing field.

Toby Miller on being Shaun White’s protege and the future of snowboarding

At an early age, Toby Miller drew comparisons to Shaun White for his snowboarding ability in the halfpipe. Now he calls the iconic snowboarder one of his "best friends." Miller talked to Digital Trends about this friendship, the future of…