Joe Donovan

Joe Donovan

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Joe Donovan is an editorial assistant for Digital Trends who covers a variety of general assignments throughout the technology spectrum. Joe’s work has appeared in several publications including Digital Trends and Portland’s alt-newsweekly, Willamette Week. In his free time, he enjoys hiking and binging on Netflix.
Articles
Mobile

How to make a contact group on an iPhone

Communication should be quick, efficient, and hassle-free. Thankfully, separating people into distinct groups isn't as hard as you might think. Here's how to make a contact group on an iPhone.
Computing

How to stream an AVI file to your TV, or burn it to a DVD

So you've got a movie in AVI format on your PC -- but you want to watch it on your TV? You can stream it, play it from a flash drive, or if you really need to, burn it to a DVD. No matter which method you prefer, we've got you covered.
Computing

Is your system booting slowly? Here’s how to flush out clogged startup apps

Bothered by programs that automatically start when you boot your computer, or want to add a new one to the list? Here's how to change your startup programs in Windows 7, 8, and 10, along with Apple's MacOS.
Buying Guides

10 essential questions to ask when buying a used car

When you're looking to buy a used vehicle, there are questions that help you separate the good cars from the junkers. Here's are the 10 essential things to ask when buying a used car.
Mobile

The best free ebooks available for the iPad

Believe it or not, you don't always have to pay for a great book. That's why we've rounded up thousands of free books from around the web, including sci-fi novellas, romance novels, and tell-all memoirs.
Mobile

It’s more than the wallet-killer: Everything you need to know about NFC

NFC is catching on in several ways, and will only become more commonplace in the future. Here's everything you need to know about the burgeoning technology, including how it impacts your future purchases and file-sharing practices.