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Renders of the 11-inch and 13-inch models of the iPad Pro 2024.

Apple’s new iPads look amazing, but there’s one big problem

Apple showed off some impressive new iPads. But there's still one thing that is holding them back from their full potential.
A person holding the Google Pixel 8a.

I have the Google Pixel 8a. Here are 6 things you need to know

I've been using the Google Pixel 8a for a few days, and there are certain details you must know about before buying one.
A person holding the Apple iPhone 15 Plus.

5 phones you should buy instead of the iPhone 15 Plus

The iPhone 15 Plus is a powerful device, but probably not one that will turn a lot of heads. Here are five iPhone 15 Plus alternatives you should buy instead.
Google's Android logo wears an XR headset.

Google has a chance to take on the Quest and Vision Pro in a big way

Google could unveil Android XR as an alternative to Apple's Vision Pro and Meta's Quest operating systems at Google I/O 2024.
You Asked 8K

You Asked: The 8K chicken meets the 8K egg

This week in You Asked, it's 8K all day as we answer your questions about this type of TV tech.
iPad Pro with Magic Keyboard.

Apple’s new iPad Pro keyboard is a bigger deal than you think

Apple's new Magic Keyboard has got a lot going in its favor, but its predecessor has left a trail of rather pricey design woes. I hope this one gets it right.
Gaming on a laptop with the Snapdragon X Elite chip

Whatever you do, don’t buy a Windows laptop right now

A major revolution in the world of Windows laptops is just around the corner, and it's worth waiting for.
A Switch Oled sits in front of a right background.

The Nintendo Switch is in its filler era

With Nintendo's next console on the horizon, the Switch finds itself firmly in its filler era as it pads out a long wait.
Music Library in the updated Sonos app for iOS.

Faster to use, but missing many features, the new Sonos app is a work in progress

Sonos' biggest app redesign in years is being met with a storm of criticism. Here's what the company got right, and where it went astray.
Hisense U9

A first look at Hisense’s 2024 TV lineup already impresses

Hisense looks to be making all the right movies in 2024, and that's a great thing if you're in the market for a new TV.
Callum Turner stands with a group of pilots in Masters of the Air.

Masters of the Air: How the Apple TV+ series crafted some of the year’s best visuals

In an interview with Digital Trends, Xavier Bernasconi and Steve Jelley discussed the benefits and challenges and of making the visuals on Masters of the Air.
Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan duel Darth Maul in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace is better and worse than you remember

It's been 25 years since The Phantom Menace was universally rejected by Star Wars fans. Does the film come across better or worse now than it did in 1999?
Ian Foreman watches TV in a still in I Saw the TV Glow.

2024’s weirdest movie is a haunted flashback for the Nickelodeon generation

Jane Schoenbrun's spooky A24 indie I Saw the TV Glow captures a precise moment in American culture — the last gasp of analog fandom before the internet age.
The Hyte Y60 with an RTX 4090 installed.

I’ve built hundreds of PCs. These are the mistakes I’ve regretted most

Even after building hundreds of PCs, I still make some careless mistakes. Here are the worst ones and what you can do to avoid them.
A person wearing an Apple Watch Series 9, made for the OuttaFocus column.

The Apple Watch is the best iPhone camera accessory you didn’t know you needed

Is it possible a smartwatch can help you take more interesting and unique photos? Yes, thanks to an Apple Watch feature that doesn't get spoken about enough.
Bryn in Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier

Play the Planet of the Apes game that time forgot after watching the new movie

Just watched Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes? Then you should check out this underrated Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier game starring Neil Newbon.
Different smartwatch models with displays illuminated.

Smartwatches are in big trouble

What's old is new again in the world of smartwatches. It's a big problem right now, and it's only going to get worse.
iPad Pro.

Apple finally fixed my biggest issue with the iPad Pro

Apple finally updated the iPad Air and iPad Pro lines, and fixed a glaring problem that I've had with the Pro models for years.
A titan wielding a grenade launcher in Destiny 2..

3 free video games you should play this weekend (May 10-12)

Looking for a free game to play? Digital Trends has rounded up three titles you can dive into this weekend.
Miles Morales in Spider-Man outfit fending off crime.

3 PlayStation Plus games you need to play this weekend (May 10-12)

If you're looking for a reason to use your PS5 this weekend, try these great PS Plus titles.
Two players play Nintendo Switch.

3 new Nintendo Switch games you should try this weekend (May 10-12)

The Nintendo Switch just got three solid games that are all worth trying this weekend.
Chai in Hi-Fi Rush.

3 Xbox Game Pass titles you should play this weekend (May 10-12)

Wondering what to play on Xbox Game Pass this weekend? We recommend these titles from Tango Gameworks and Arkane Austin, studios that Microsoft just closed.
A floating head looks in a box in Cryptmaster.

If you grew up playing typing games, you’ll adore Cryptmaster

If you grew up playing PC games like Typing of the Dead, you'll adore inventive typing RPG Cryptmaster.
Pixel 7a back.

The Google Pixel 8a’s 6 biggest upgrades over the Pixel 7a

We know the Google Pixel 8a is better than the Pixel 7a, but how so? Here are the six biggest upgrades you get with Google's newest Pixel.
A cat holds bread in Little Kitty, Big City.

This precious Game Pass adventure let me see the world through my cat’s eyes

Little Kitty, Big City will resonate with any pet owners who have ever moved their pals into a bigger living space.
An HDR demon running on the Samsung Odyssey OLED G8.

The simple reasons HDR looks terrible on your PC

It's a struggle to get a great HDR image out of your PC, but it doesn't have to be. Here are the simple reasons why.
A person wearing the Huawei Watch Fit 3.

I spent five days wearing an Apple Watch clone, and now I’m angry

Why did Huawei decide to make the otherwise very good Watch Fit 3 look like an Apple Watch? Here's why this is an unfortunate decision.
A render of the front and back of the 2024 iPad Pro.

There’s something Apple isn’t telling you about the new iPad Pro

One of the biggest new features for the 2024 iPad Pro is its new M4 chip. It's an impressive specification, but not all is as it seems.
Mara walks through an amusement park in Crow Country.

This creepy game is a picture-perfect throwback to PS1 horror

If you grew up on PlayStation 1 games like Resident Evil, you're going to love (and be very creeped out by) Crow Country.
A render of the Bay blue Google Pixel 8a.

The Google Pixel 8a is the Pixel phone I’ve been waiting for

The Google Pixel 8a, on paper, could be dismissed as a boring or tepid smartphone release. But I couldn't be more excited about it.
The Asus Cetra Supernova earbuds sitting on top of a gaming PC.

I want to love Asus’ gaming earbuds, but there are problems

Asus' Cetra SpeedNova earbuds deliver what gamers are looking for thanks to ANC and a low latency connection. But there are a couple of big issues.
The PlayStation Store on the Sony InZone M9.

Helldivers 2 PC woes prove that PlayStation needs an online overhaul

The recent Helldivers 2 PC fiasco is the latest example of why PlayStation needs to finally give its online services a 2.0 upgrade.
Hades 2 key art from its first trailer.

Hades 2 is nearly perfect, but there’s one problem that needs tweaking

We're loving Hades 2 so far, but there's one thing we hope Supergiant hammers out before the sequel exits early access.
Someone using the new M4 iPad Pro with a creator app.

I don’t think Apple wants me to buy the new iPad Pro

I want the new 2024 iPad Pro, specifically the 13-inch version, but Apple's event showed me how I'd never get close to tapping into its ability.