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Even the nosebleed seats seem close with the best bridge cameras

Go ahead, get closer. These five cameras offer plenty of zoom, and since they're DSLR-like bridge cameras, they also offer manual modes, 4K capabilities, and a wealth of other useful features that lets you to step up your... More>>

The best wireless headphones you can buy

Between sleek form factors, prime audio quality, and the freedom of untethered listening, there has never been a better time to pick up a pair of wireless headphones. To help make your search easier, we've put together a... More>>

Sacha Baron Cohen continues to troll Sarah Palin

The Borat star is on a mission, and he's not taking any prisoners

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These are the best internet radio stations for your listening pleasure

Even in the streaming era, radio stations get some of the best exclusives and curate some of the finest handpicked playlists around. Here are the best internet radio stations, for your listening pleasure.. More>>

‘World of Warcraft’ 8.0 brings impactful changes on July 17

Ahead of Battle for Azeroth's August 14 launch, patch 8.0 will drop July 17, bringing a slew of changes to professions, artifacts, and stats. You can also try out the new War mode, which replaces the standard PvP servers. More>>

The best Nintendo Switch cases offer quality and style

The Nintendo Switch, which boasts both wired and handheld modes, needs a good case to ensure it doesn't get all beat up while you're on the go. We scoured through dozens of Switch cases to bring you the best cases for a... More>>

The best VR headsets of 2018

Virtual reality has finally gone mainstream, but how do you find the best VR headset for you? Check out a few of our favorites, whether you want the best of the best or a budget alternative specifically designed for your... More>>

Don’t miss your chance to win big with Amazon’s Alexa Prime Day sweepstakes

Prime Day is almost here, and to celebrate, Amazon is offering some huge prizes to a few lucky winners. If you own an Alexa device, then read on to find out how you cano win $50,000, a new Lexus, a smart home makeover, or... More>>

The best sites and services for streaming movies and TV online

Looking to waste a weekend bingeing or just putting together a movie night? Find out everything you need, from prices to features, in our guide to the best online streaming sites and services for on-demand movies and TV... More>>

PS4 and Xbox One controller mod will supercharge your rumble

The MEGA-one Xbox One and PlayStation 4 controller mod promises to increase the rumble in your standard controllers, and it looks like something you'd use to control a nuclear submarine. More>>

Christina Applegate returns to TV in Netflix comedy Dead to Me

Christina Applegate is headed back to TV -- finally!

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Here’s how to rip a Blu-ray or DVD movie

Saddled with a massive collection of movies on Blu-Ray or DVR that you'd like to get on to your computer? Here's how to rip them to your hard drive or media server, so you can enjoy your movies without ever leaving your... More>>

Why you shouldn’t mount your TV above your fireplace

Mounting a TV above your fireplace may be popular and it might even seem appealing, but we have some concerns. We run down the list of reasons why placing your digital picture machine over a pyre should be avoided, if... More>>

The 10 Best Google Home Games

Google Home is a handy device, but did you know you can play games with it? There are a ton to play, and we tested them all. Here are some of favorites that you can play on your Google Home device. More>>

How to connect your phone to an Xbox One

Microsoft's Xbox app can't do it all, but it does allow you to access your profile information and launch media content directly from your mobile device. Check out our quick guide on how to connect your smartphone to an... More>>

How to watch Amazon Instant Video on Chromecast or Android TV

Amazon won't add Chromecast capability to its Instant Video app for Android any time soon, and it won't release an app for Android TV. But there's still a way to get that video on your TV

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Apple Music is winning the stateside streaming war. Here’s how it beat Spotify

Apple now has more paying subscribers for its on-demand music streaming service in the United States than Spotify. Here's how Apple Music surpassed the Swedish streaming service for stateside streaming supremacy.

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Where to watch free movies online

We've spent countless hours digging around the web to find the best sites for streaming free movies online. Not only are all of these sites completely free to use, they're also legal and trustworthy. More>>

The best music streaming services

It can be hard to decide which music streaming service is for you, so we've picked out the individual strengths of the most popular services, aiming to make your decision a little easier. More>>

Khal Drogo, aka. Jason Momoa, will star in an epic, futuristic TV series

Jason Momoa, has a new gig, and this series sounds even more secretive than Game of Thrones if that's even possible.

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Come Inside My Mind honors Robin Williams' frenzied genius

The tragedy of the documentary, debuting July 16, is the fact that Williams didn't come back over the edge

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How to turn on Incognito Mode in the YouTube Android app

The YouTube Android app is finally getting Incognito Mode -- a feature that will help you browse YouTube in private whenever you want. Here's how to activate Incognito Mode in the YouTube Android app. More>>

‘Castle Rock’ spoiler-free preview: Hulu’s Stephen King series is scary good

Digital Trends got a look at the first four episodes of Castle Rock, the new Hulu series set within the world of Stephen King's novels. Here's a spoiler-free preview of what you can expect from the show.

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‘District 9’ director to helm direct sequel to the original 1987 ‘Robocop’

District 9 and Chappie director Neill Blomkamp will helm an upcoming sequel to Paul Verhoeven's 1987 film RoboCop

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You could soon shop on Snapchat with a new visual search tool called Eagle

Shopping and Snapchat could soon be synonymous. As originally reported by TechCrunch, the popular social media platform is experimenting with a new visual search feature called "Eagle." More>>

How Logitech continues to thrive in the post-PC world

The PC is in decline, yet a company like Logitech continues to find ways to stay relevant. From its high-end audio to emphasis on gaming, the company is more determined than ever to not go down with the desktop. More>>

Deezer’s lossless audio for Google Home has finally arrived in the U.S.

A little less than a year ago, music streaming service Deezer brought lossless audio streaming to the Google Home and other Google Assistant-powered devices, but only now has the service brought this feature to the U.S. More>>

Reese Witherspoon is diving into unscripted television

Reese Witherspoon is diving into the world of unscripted television with a brand new series.

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Home theater calibration guide: manual speaker setup

Make your home theater rumble just right with our manual speaker setup guide, a simple, step-by-step walkthrough to getting the most from your audio equipment without needing to rely on imperfect automatic calibration. More>>

FLAC vs. MP3

Confused about where you should be using FLAC or MP3 for your digital music? We’re here to explain the good and bad about each format as well as when you might want to use one over the other. More>>

The truth is out there: These are the 10 best ‘X-Files’ episodes

Here are the 10 best episodes of The X-Files, the award-winning, record-breaking sci-fi series that broke the mold. From alien-abduction drama to hilarious satires, these are the best episodes from all 11 seasons of the... More>>

Indiana Jones 5: Here’s everything we know so far

Harrison Ford will return as intrepid archaeologist Indiana Jones in the fifth installment of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg's adventure franchise. Here's everything we know about the still-untitled sequel.

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The 10 best Black Mirror episodes

After watching all 19 episodes across four seasons and one special, we've selected and ranked the best Black Mirror episodes released so far. Read on to find out if your favorite episode from the award-winning Netflix made... More>>

The 20 best mods for ‘Grand Theft Auto V’

'Grand Theft Auto V' is best on the PC for many reasons, and modifications may be the most important. You can cause riots, spawn unique cars, and play as a cop with just a few extra files. More>>

HBO Go vs. HBO Now: Which streaming service is right for you?

If you're looking to subscribe to HBO, you might be comparing HBO Go and HBO Now. We break down the differences between the twin streaming services and see how they compare to one another. More>>

Everything you need to know about ‘World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth’

'World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth' is the latest expansion for the now 14-year-old MMORPG. It goes back to the roots of the Alliance vs. Horde conflict. Here's everything you need to know including features, armor,... More>>

The best ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ weapons

It can be difficult to figure out which Fortnite: Battle Royale weapons are appropriate in various situations. What do the rarity colors mean, and where can you find them scattered throughout the world? Our guide will... More>>

When sci-fi meets reality: Adobe re-imagines AR from ‘Terminator 2’

While the augmented reality special effects in Terminator 2 were cool for its time, it looks less believable today, since AR is now a real thing. So Adobe tasked a design studio to re-imagine it with modern software. More>>

All the TV panels and screenings headed to San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Cosplayers start your engines, San Diego Comic-Con is almost upon us!

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Instagram’s question stickers bring comment-like interaction to Stories

Instagram Stories lack some of the interaction options from the traditional feed but that is not stopping Instagram from coming up with new ways to interact. The sticker allows you to ask a question and get open-ended... More>>

Keanu Reeves shares ‘Bill and Ted 3’ plot, questions the nature of his reality

One of the biggest names in Hollywood, Keanu Reeves has stayed relevant by constantly reinvented himself. We spoke to Reeves about his prolific career on both sides of the camera, plans for a Bill and Ted sequel, and more. More>>

Picture this: PhotoMirage creates moving images from still photographs

Want your social media photos to get a bit more attention? Corel PhotoMirage is a new Windows program that animates a still photo, creating a GIF or cinemagraph using a simple process. More>>

Orange Is the New Black trailer reveals major drama ahead in season 6

Brace yourself, the ladies of Litchfield are headed to a scary, new maximum security home when Orange is the New Black returns for Season 6

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The Deuce returns for season 2 this fall

You won't have to wait much longer new episodes of The Deuce

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The best mirrorless cameras

Mirrorless cameras offer a lot of photography firepower, inside a compact body. Explore the best mirrorless cameras, from the pro-level to the beginner-friendly shooters, in this guide. More>>

Everything you need to know about ‘Fallout 76’

Bethesda's Fallout 76 takes the open world series in a new direction. With an emphasis on co-op, survival, and rebuilding a broken world, Fallout 76 will be the largest and most challenging game in the franchise yet. More>>

Maisie Williams teases bloody end to her Game of Thrones tenure

Another Game of Thrones star has signaled the end of her work on the epic HBO series, and it looks like she's in for something of a bloody send-off.

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Sharp Objects recap: Amy Adams reminds us that you can't outrun your pain

Summer is supposed to be all about sunshine and no-strings-attached fun, but HBO apparently wants to make it about murder and the twisted psyche of women trapped in a cycle of abuse

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The best DSLR cameras

For many photographers the DSLR is the go-to camera. With large selection of lenses, great low-light performance, and battery endurance, these DSLRs deliver terrific image quality for stills and videos. More>>

With manual controls, Moment’s new app makes a smartphone feel more like a DSLR

The new Moment Pro Camera App brings manual adjustments to iOS and Android. The app has a clean and elegant interface, yet puts direct access to camera controls at the forefront -- and on iOS, even a DSLR-like dual stage... More>>

Uncharted developers say Nathan Drake wasn’t getting hit by those bullets

A few former Uncharted developers have explained that protagonist Nathan Drake was not getting hit by bullets when the game's screen became red. Instead, his luck was merely running out. More>>

Nikon P1000’s 125x super-zoom lens is both ridiculous and awesome

With an incredible 125x zoom lens, there is simply nothing like Nikon's new Coolpix P1000. If you're a bird watcher or trying to capture the pitcher's mound from the nosebleed seats, this crazy zoom is for you. More>>

The 25 best GBA games ever made

The Game Boy Advance was the swan song of the Game Boy era. It also happened to have a boatload of amazing games. We decided to countdown our 25 favorite GBA games. Check it out and let us know your favorites in the... More>>

Guy dunks a ‘naked’ iPhone X to make a whimsical underwater movie

Filmmaker Frederic van Strydonck decided to see how his iPhone X handled the occasional dunk while shooting video underwater. His collection of dream-like clips has now ended up as a whimsical short film called "Spltch." More>>

Is trouble brewing at Tivo?

Tivio could be in trouble. Two of the company's executives have resigned rather the space of a couple of months. It is too early to predict the long-term impacts of CEO Enrique Rodriguez's departure, the company's stock... More>>

The most common Nintendo Switch problems, and how to fix them

The Nintendo Switch is a fantastic console, but it still suffers from its share of technical issues that can ruin the fun. Here are some of the most common problems, as well as steps you can take to fix them. More>>

Steve Ditko, co-creator of Spider-Man, Dr. Strange, and others, has passed away

Legendary comic book artist and creator Steve Ditko has passed away at the age of 90. While best known for his work at Marvel, Ditko's work has went onto influence comic books and popular culture as a whole.

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The most common Xbox One X problems, and how to fix them

The Xbox One X is a brilliant console, but it's not without its issues, ranging from simple annoyances to severe hardware problems. Here are common Xbox One X problems and how to fix them. More>>

House of Cards shares a July 4th message from President Claire Underwood

House of Cards took advantage of the July 4th holiday to partake in a fireworks display of its own: teasing what's to come in the sixth and final season of Netflix's White House drama

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Hey The Walking Dead fans, please stop showing up at Jeffrey Dean Morgan's house

Jeffrey Dean Morgan is a chill dude. He's happy to take pictures and chat with fans... if fans encounter him in public. But if you show up at his house unannounced, that's not cool

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What is white balance and how do you change it?

To help you step up your photography game, we've broken down the details on white balance: What it is, what it means for your digital camera, and how to set white balance. More>>

HDMI ARC and eARC: What they are and why you should care

HDMI ARC is one of the coolest TV features at your disposal. But if you're like most folks, you have no idea how it works, if you even know what it is at all. Here's our explanation of what HDMI ARC is, and how it can make... More>>

The best mirrorless lens under $500

You don’t have to spend thousands of dollars to get professional quality pictures with your mirrorless camera. Here are great lenses, all for less than $500. More>>

Tweak these ‘Fortnite’ game settings for a split-second edge

Fortnite is a very forgiving game, and it can run on just about any PC. How well it runs depends on your system, so we put Fortnite through its paces to see how you can get the most out of your machine. More>>

How to take better pictures with your camera’s automatic mode

Don’t understand ISO, aperture and exposure length? No problem. Here’s how to take great photographs in your camera’s automatic mode. More>>

Our ‘Fortnite: Battle Royale’ building tips and tricks will help you survive

Fortnite: Battle Royale sets itself apart from PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds with its building mechanics. From gathering resources, to making cover on the fly, to building towers, here is how to build like a pro. More>>

How to download songs from SoundCloud

Have you found a great new artist on SoundCloud and want to add their tracks to your music collection? It's not always easy, so to make your life easier, here's our guide showing you how to download songs from SoundCloud. More>>

Battle of the budget phones: Moto G6 vs. Nokia 6.1 camera shootout

This year a bevy of gorgeous, capable, and inexpensive smartphones have made their way to store shelves. We put two of our favorites, the Nokia 6.1 and Moto G6, to the test to see which camera comes out on top. More>>

The best ‘Pokémon Go’ tips and tricks

Although not as many people are playing the latest release in the Pokémon franchise as they once were, there's still no denying its popularity. We breakdown the nuances of 'Pokémon Go' in this insanely detailed guide. More>>

Crop factor: What it means and how to use it

If you're in the market for a new camera, chances are you've heard the term "crop factor" thrown about. Here's what you need to know about how crop factor effects everything from equivalent focal length to light... More>>

Black-and-white photography: 3 tips to master mono conversions

Quality black-and-white conversion is more than pressing a button or dropping the saturation. Review this video, and achieve better results by considering the three tips it offers before you convert. More>>

Why is PlayStation king? Because Sony bravely supports games that end

Over the last three console generations, Sony’s developers have mastered the “walk and talk” game. PlayStation has deliver the best stories we’ve ever enjoyed in video games, all without sacrificing interactivity. More>>

We've got good news and bad news about the Psych: The Movie sequel

If you're eager for a Psych: The Movie sequel, we've got good news... and bad news.

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We all cut cable, and now we’re just as screwed on streaming

As live TV streaming services like sling TV and PlayStation Vue raise prices in tandem, it also raises questions about whether these services were ever a viable alternative to cable in the first place. More>>

Netflix is now more popular than traditional TV

Ask any millennial and they'll tell you: Netflix is TV now.

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Here’s how and where you can stream the best 4K content

Searching for content for your new 4K UHD TV? Look no further. We have every major source for you of the best 4K content, along with the cost, hardware requirements, and features that make each service unique. More>>

How to calibrate your TV

You’ve got your new TV out of the box, but now what? Our TV picture adjustment guide takes you through the simple steps to get the best picture from your brand new TV so you can set it and forget it. More>>

The 20 best Nintendo Switch games you can buy today

The Nintendo Switch's lineup started off small, but games have steadily released as we enter the holiday season. Here are the best Nintendo Switch games available now, from Super Mario Odyssey to Fortnite. More>>

New leader alert — Apple Music is now beating Spotify in U.S. paid subscribers

The day has come. As of this week, Apple Music has allegedly surpassed Spotify when it comes to the number of U.S.-based subscribers, and its lead if expected to grow further by Christmas. More>>

The best chat clients

Desktop chat clients are far from dead. In fact, they're currently enjoying something of a renaissance. So, which one should you be using? We take a peek at the best chat clients for teams, gamers and mainstream web surfers. More>>

New ‘Anthem’ gameplay walkthrough shows off gigantic boss fight

BioWare and Electronic Arts released an extended gameplay walkthrough video for Anthem, and it gives us a chance to see the enormous insect boss first teased at EA Play in June.

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LG G6 camera guide: How to take killer photos

If you've bought the new LG G6, then you're holding one of the best camera phones available. Here, we've put together a guide on how to make the most of its wide-angle lens, and the new Square Camera mode. More>>

Galaxy S9 Plus camera guide: Master the Galaxy with these tips and tricks

If you've bought a Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, the camera was likely one of the main reasons you did so. It's packed full of features, but to get the most from it, you should take some time to understand how it works. More>>

The best free flight simulators

You don't have to spend the entirety of your paycheck to become a virtual ace, at least when it comes to flight simulation. Our list of the best free flight simulators will let you unleash your inner Maverick. More>>

A.I. players master ‘Quake III Arena,’ manage to outperform humans

Artificial intelligence research company DeepMind has managed to train its virtual agents to play capture the flag in Quake III Arena, and they're even capable of beating human players. More>>

Five generations of Intel HD Graphics tested

Intel's HD Graphics has come a long way over the years, but is it enough to play modern games at 1080p? We tested multiple generations of HD Graphics to find out. The results are respectable, if you keep expectations in... More>>

Cryptocurrency may be why you still don’t have Nvidia GTX 11 Series graphics

Sources point to the overabundance of add-in graphics cards as to why you’re not already seeing Nvidia’s new GeForce GTX 11 Series on store shelves. Nvidia is holding back because there is simply no room for next-gen cards. More>>

Huawei P10 camera guide

The Huawei P10 and P10 Plus are two of our favorite camera phones, and once you know how to get around the app, you'll be amazed by the pictures they can capture. Here's our guide to getting the best out of these phones. More>>

‘The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time’ boss Ganondorf is even scarier in VR

A YouTube user and Unreal Engine 4 VR developer has managed to create the entire Zelda: Ocarina of Time Ganondorf fight in virtual reality, and the results have us hoping for a full VR remake.

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How to use your camera’s histogram

The professionals use it all the time, but even novice photographers can utilize a camera's histogram to quickly determine if their photos are properly exposed or not. More>>

What’s new on Hulu and what’s leaving in July 2018

Our complete list of what's new on Hulu for July 2018, our personal favorites, and which titles will be removed will help you catch up on all the site has to offer, and also ensure you don't miss any titles heading into... More>>

Kaley Cuoco marries Karl Cook

Kaley Cuoco has said "I do" to Karl Cook.

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Here's what Walter and Jesse's Better Call Saul appearance might be like

The dynamic duo that is (well, was) Walter White and Jesse Pinkman might not be re-joining the fold for Better Call Saul's fourth season

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Exposure compensation: What it is and how to master it

An often overlooked feature in digital cameras can help easily brighten your images when they come out too dark, or vice versa. Here's everything you need to know about exposure compensation and how to use it. More>>

To promote ‘Border Break,’ Sega is building the world’s largest mecha

Guinness is about to get a new world record, and it's not one that you'll see every day. Sega teamed up with the plastic model creators Kotobukiya to construct what will be the world's largest plastic mecha model.

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Photography 101: exposure, aperture, shutter speed, and ISO

Understanding how the three elements of exposure work -- and how to use them -- will help you master your digital camera and take the best shots. More>>

How to photograph fireworks and capture the color of Independence Day

Wondering how to best photograph fireworks this July 4? Here are a few simple tips and tricks to help you get some explosive results, including the type of gear to use, how to set up your camera, and what to avoid. More>>

Huawei P20 Pro camera guide

The Huawei P20 Pro has one of the best cameras we've seen on a smartphone, and there are plenty of features to learn and experiment with. We've taken the five most exciting and put together some tips on how to use them. More>>

Win a Furbo treat-tossing dog camera for your good boy or girl

The Furbo treat-dispensing dog camera lets you check in on your pup and give him some love right from your phone. We've teamed up with Furbo to give a few lucky readers a chance to win one. More>>

The 10 best shows to watch on Netflix this 4th of July

If you want to stay inside on the couch and watch some shows that make you think about what it means to be an American, here are some suggestions for what to stream on Netflix

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Watch the crazy ‘Fortnite’ rocket launch into space and crack the sky

Over the weekend, Epic Games held a one-time-only event in Fortnite which say a rocket launch into the sky, apparently travel across dimensions, and eventually create a crack in the air. More>>

The best free MMORPGs

Have ample time on your hands and an unquenchable thirst to beat, battle, and blast your way through worlds of fantasy and sci-fi splendor? Check out our picks for the best free MMORPGs. More>>

A slimmer Spotify? Music streamer tests a ‘lite’ version for Android

Having a slower network or less data on your plan will no longer stop you from accessing the most popular apps. The latest company to introduce a slimmed down version of its mobile app is Spotify with Spotify Lite.

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Best Blu-ray discs to show off your home theater

What's the point of having all of that awesome home theater gear if you can't breed a little jealousy from your friends and family? We've put together this list of badass Blu-rays that have the goods to drop a few jaws. More>>

How to make a Discord bot

Gaming-centric online chat application Discord has a lot of uses, but to get the most out of your Discord server, you might want to think about automation. Discord bots can help, taking care of minor functions like listing... More>>

Tear it up on Mars in ‘Red Rover,’ the driving sim built on NASA data

During the festive holiday season in 2016, Alan Chan spent his week’s vacation time off work exploring Mars. In virtual reality, at least. And thanks to his hard work, now you can too. More>>

DirecTV Now is the latest live TV streaming service to jack up its monthly fees

In 2018, both Sling TV and YouTube TV have raised prices by $5 per month, and now it seems DirecTV Now is following suit, upping the monthly subscription fee on all of its plans by $5. More>>

Special effects: Making pictures of ‘flying food’ is easier than you think

If you're bored of your run-of-the-mill food shots, then how about creating something a little more entertaining? Images with food seemingly suspended in mid-air, for example, are a lot easier to achieve than you might think. More>>

‘Fortnite’ player sets single-game kills record, and everyone hates him

A Fortnite player with questionable moral integrity has managed to set the new single-game kills record by exploiting other players' pacifistic behavior during a recent one-time-only event. More>>

Despite promising to stop sharing your data, Facebook continues to do so

Facebook admitted it wasn't truthful to its users in 2015 when it said it would restrict its data-sharing practice. Now, we're learning that Facebook continued to share your data with 61 technology companies. More>>

Switch-exclusive ‘Namco Museum Arcade PAC’ is the ultimate retro collection

Bandai Namco has announced the Nintendo Switch-exclusive Namco Museum Arcade Pac, bundling together classic arcade titles with Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Plus. The collection releases this September. More>>

Jim Carrey may be playing Dr. Robotnik in ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’

Paramount is now collaborating with Sega to bring the iconic mascot to the big screen November 15, 2019. The adaption will include a mix of CGI and live action, meaning Sonic will hang around humans.

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Steven Spielberg's live-action Halo series is finally a go

Showtime is officially moving forward with that much-anticipated live-action adaption of Microsoft's massively popular video game franchise Halo

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Breaking Bad to host 10-year anniversary panel at San Diego Comic-Con

Breaking Bad is celebrating its 10-year anniversary in style!

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WhatsApp just rolled out a giant Internet megaphone

Facebook-owned messaging service WhatsApp has debuted a new feature for groups to create one-way broadcast communication streams -- essentially handing them a massive megaphone for shouting at people. More>>

Apple working on new AirPods, a HomePod, and high-end headphones for 2019

Rumors around new and improved music devices and smart speakers have been swirling for months now, and it would appear that Apple is now making moves to bring these highly anticipated, upgraded devices to life. More>>

10 Apocalyptic TV shows that make the end of civilization binge-worthy

There are plenty of cool ways civilization can get wiped out, and it can make for some seriously great TV. Each of these series showcases a terrifying event that changes civilization as we know it. These are the best... More>>

Why I still won’t wear wireless headphones

Wireless headphones promise liberation from cords, tangles, and snags, but there’s just one issue holding them back: battery life. And until manufacturers figure it out, sales numbers prove consumers aren’t yet biting. More>>

The NES Classic is finally back in stock — but it won’t last long

The NES Classic will be back in stock at several online retailers on the morning of Friday, June 29 at its original launch price of $60. This won't last long, so if you want to get your paws on one, be prepared to act fast. More>>

AT&T’s ultra-affordable new WatchTV streaming service is now available

Earlier this month, AT&T unveiled its new WatchTV streaming service, which it is making available for free to customers of select wireless plans. Today, the service launched on iOS, Android, and select streaming devices. More>>

Hugh Grant has never been better than he is in A Very English Scandal

Grant is as charming as ever, but he's also a villain like we've never seen before

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‘The Crew 2’ beginner’s guide

The Crew 2 is an absolutely enormous game filled with several different vehicle types, including cars, boats, and planes. Here is what you need to know when you're first starting out. More>>

Google ‘Yeti’ game console rumors: Everything we know

Reports claim that Google could be planning to enter the game console space with its own streaming-based platform. The service will reportedly function similarly to GeForce Now. Here's everything we know. More>>

Upgrade your home theater with the 50-inch Vizio smart TV, now just $300

Thanks to modern advances, you no longer have to pay out the nose for a big-screen TV. If you're looking to build or upgrade your home theater, now is your chance: The Vizio 50-inch smart TV is now on sale from Walmart for... More>>

How to connect your Xbox 360 controller to a PC

If you've tired of using a typical keyboard and mouse while PC gaming, we've put together a guide to teach you how to connect an Xbox 360 controller to a PC. Whether wired or wireless, DT's got you covered. More>>

Qualcomm’s new fully wireless in-ear chip makes banded Bluetooth buds obsolete

Qualcomm's new QCC3026 chip will take fully wireless headphones to the next level, offering up to 50 percent more battery life, more powerful audio processing, and a slew of other exciting features. More>>

Win a $500 Casio Pro Trek smartwatch for your next adventure

The Casio Pro Trek WSD-F20 is more than just a smartwatch -- it's an adventure companion any hiker, biker, or climber would be lucky to have. From now until July 6, we are offering you the chance to win one for yourself! More>>

Ricoh Theta V plug-in program is now live, developers can build tools to expand 360 camera

The new Ricoh Theta V Partner Program opens up the company's flagship 360 camera to new features designed by third-party developers, such as the existing plug-in controlling 360 video on a normal TV. More>>

Wonder Woman 2: Everything we know so far

Director Patty Jenkins and star Gal Gadot will bring Wonder Woman back to theaters in November 2019, so here is all of the casting news and other details we have about Wonder Woman 2 so far. More>>

Ricoh’s latest Pentax Star-series 50mm is its most advanced lens yet

Ricoh newest Pentax lens, a 50mm f/1.4 in the next-generation Star-series is designed for enthusiasts and pros. The weather-sealed lens has advanced motors and coatings to capture the sharpest images. More>>

Sling TV programming packages: Orange vs. Blue

Sling TV offers two base packages: Sling Orange and Sling Blue. Which one is the best for you? Or should you pay for both? That may not be an easy decision, but we'll break it down so you can figure out what's right for you. More>>

Hodor hated Game of Thrones' Ed Sheeran cameo too

"Hodor" can mean a lot of things. Technically, it means "hold the door," but it can also mean "hello," "goodbye" and everything in between. Currently, it means "Ed Sheeran's cameo on Game of Thrones"

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Everything we know about the next Xbox console

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