Rick Stella

Rick Stella

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Rick became enamored with technology the moment his parents got him an original NES for Christmas in 1991. And as they say, the rest is history. When Rick isn't creating content for Digital Trends, he spends his free time consuming any and all sports, filling his ears with music, and in a constant search for the best IPA the NW has to offer.
Articles
Outdoors

How VAR and instant replay have transformed the 2018 World Cup (so far)

As Video Assistant Referee (or VAR) technology makes its debut at the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the sport of soccer finally embraced the use of replay. To track its influence at the tournament, we've rounded up every World Cup match where VAR…
Outdoors

Light on range and weight, the AM1 ebike is the perfect commuter

With a lightweight frame and smaller battery, the AM1 ebike from Analog Motion looks to upend the way companies think an ebike should ride and look. However, it's 20-mile range means it's hardly fit for long weekend rides.
Wearables

Our favorite fitness trackers make it fun to keep moving

Looking for your first fitness tracker, or an upgrade to the one you're already wearing? There are plenty of the wrist-worn gadgets available that are capable of doing more than just tracking daily steps, so here's our pick of the best…
Outdoors

Look forward to your morning commute with one of the best ebikes available

A proper ebike is perfect for commuting or a trek along the trailhead, with most offering pedal assistance and a long-range battery. As more brands offer their own take on this innovative way to get around, it's hard to distinguish the…
Emerging Tech

Easily transform your boring bike into an ebike with the GeoOrbital Wheel

Transform your regular bicycle into a fully powered electric bicycle in under 60 seconds with the GeoOrbital wheel. The fully contained electric wheel snaps on in place of your regular front wheel, so it can turn virtually any bicycle into…
Outdoors

Camp in style with these 8 must-have pieces of glamping gear

Like nature but not a fan of actually roughing it? Look no further than our guide of the best gadgets and devices designed to allow anyone the ability to enjoy a weekend spent glamping in style. Be it a stove designed to craft the perfect…