Nick Hastings

Nick Hastings

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Nick is a Portland native and a graduate of Saint Mary's College of California with a Bachelor's of Communication. Nick's writing background is in sports and gaming, and he maintains a contentious love-hate relationship with the Portland Trail Blazers. Other interests include: hip-hop music, street tacos, endlessly quoting 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia'
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Movies & TV

Watch (most of) your favorite movies all in one place with Movies Anywhere

A new collaborative program between major retailers and film studios could change movie ownership forever. Here's a quick guide on how to use Movies Anywhere to consolidate your digital film library.
Movies & TV

Make it so! Sir Patrick Stewart to return to the role of Jean-Luc Picard

The Star Trek franchise will always live long and prosper. After signing screenwriter Alex Kurtzman to a five-year deal, CBS revealed that it's currently developing four stand-alone series set in the Trek universe.
Computing

Tired of paying a monthly fee for Word? Here are the best alternatives to Microsoft Office

Looking for a competent word processor that isn't Microsoft Word? Thankfully, the best alternatives to Microsoft Office offer robust features, expansive compatibility, and an all-too-familiar aesthetic. Here are our favorites.
Product Review

Ditch cables for just $50 with the Monoprice True Wireless Earphones

Looking for a cheap set of fully wireless earbuds?. We checked out the $50 Monoprice True Wireless Earphones, and while they're hardly spectacular, they're comfortable, reliable, and -- best of all -- affordable.
Movies & TV

Matt Groening’s Netflix series ‘Disenchantment’ debuts its first trailer

Matt Groening's new animated series, Disenchantment, is set to arrive on Netflix this summer. The show follows a princess, her personal demon, and their elf friend in a high-fantasy setting.
Product Review

Sennheiser’s first workout headphones will please gym goers and music lovers alike

We’ve written lots of glowing reviews about Sennheiser tech. The company’s latest effort – its first foray into the workout world – are the CX Sport, wireless in-ear headphones with a slick, modern look. Here are our thoughts.