Brendan Hesse

Brendan Hesse

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Brendan has written about a wide swath of topics, including music, fitness and nutrition, and pop culture, but tech was always his forte. Since his childhood, he's been obsessed with piecing together computers, figuring out how video games work, and anything NASA launches into space. Outside of writing, Brendan spends his time drawing, gorging on sci-fi, and adventuring outdoors.
Home Theater

How to install an HD antenna so you can start enjoying free television

Today's TV antennas will get you loads of free over-the-air broadcast TV, but setting them up can be a challenge. We walk you through how to install a TV antenna, and provide tips on picking the best antenna for your home.
Product Review

Do you hear what I hear? Nope. And these headphones adapt for that

A surprising pair of headphones with machine learning and audio probes gets cozy with our inner ears in our Nuraphone Hands-On review.
Home Theater

Banish the bunny ears (and monthly bills) with these excellent indoor antennas

When transitioning away from cable and satellite, finding the best HDTV antenna for your area can be touch. To help, we've compiled our picks of the best indoor HDTV antennas you can buy.
Movies & TV

Idris Elba joins Fast and Furious spinoff ‘Hobbs and Shaw’ as villain

It looks like the upcoming Fast and Furious' spinoff film Hobbs and Shaw will feature Idris Elba as the villian. Universal Pictures' upcoming film will star Dwayne Johnson and Jason Statham as protagonists.
Home Theater

Your next hotel stay may include personalized Netflix streaming

Dish TV's hotel-exclusive Evolve streaming platform will soon be getting Netflix integration, a long-awaited inclusion that will make keeping up with your current TV obsession easier when traveling.

Hear your enemy before you see him with the best gaming headsets

A gaming headset allows you to seal out the world, get lost in the atmosphere, and dial in your skills. Our list of the best gaming headsets includes wired and wireless picks for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch.