Best single-player PC games

Competitive gaming is more popular now than ever before, but that doesn’t mean single-player titles have been thrown to the wayside. Expansive open-world games are a staple in the marketplace, and these types of outings are perfectly suited for a solo adventure. PC gamers also have access to several great strategy titles that can be…

Apex Legends relives past glory during the coronavirus pandemic

Apex Legends season 5 has hit a new high the game hasn’t reached since last year. Between its launch on May 12 and EA’s fiscal quarter end on June 30, Apex Legends season 5 tallied the highest player engagement since Apex Legends season 1 launched last year, EA said in an earnings release on Thursday.…

The 50 best shows on Hulu right now

Last update: August 29, 2020. Streaming TV is not a new concept, but its popularity is at an all-time high. Thanks to the wonder of on-demand viewing, fans of most TV series need not worry about catching their favorite show when it airs or even setting up their DVR. To help you sort through the…

The 50 best movies on Hulu right now

Last update: August 29, 2020. Hulu, once only a streaming platform for network television, has expanded to feature a robust library of films. As with any catalog, however, Sturgeon’s law still applies, and it might seem difficult to find the real gems housed within Hulu’s massive library. Fortunately, we have you covered. This curated list…

The 50 best shows on Amazon Prime right now

Last update: August 29, 2020. Amazon Prime Video’s library has expanded quite a bit since the service began offering free, streaming movies and TV shows to Prime members years ago. What was initially a limited library has grown into a media vault formidable enough to challenge Netflix and Hulu — particularly if you own a…

The best shows on Disney+ right now

Last update: August 29, 2020 There’s no disputing that Disney+ is packed with great stuff. It has (almost) all of Disney’s animated movies. It has The Mandalorian, the first live-action Star Wars TV show. It has original content from National Geographic, the entire Pixar library, Disney’s classic live-action family films, and much, much more. With…

The best hair dryer deals

With most hair salons closed for the past couple of months, you may be looking for new ways to deal with your hair. Professional hair styling tools don’t come cheap. Top brands such as Dyson, GHD, and Hary Josh can cost hundreds of dollars. While a professional hairdryer has great multi-functionalities and smart settings, if…

Microsoft nears deal to take over TikTok as Trump ban looms

Popular social video app TikTok could be separating further from its parent company ByteDance to allow it to continue to be used in the U.S., according to a report by Reuters. Chinese company ByteDance had been planning to sell off most of the U.S. business of TikTok but to keep a minority stake. However, the…

The Oppo Watch charges its way to a day’s worth of...

Oppo has integrated the fast-charging tech its smartphones are famous for into its first smartwatch, the long-awaited Oppo Watch. VOOC Flash Charge gives the watch enough power to last for 16 hours after just 15 minutes spent plugged in, which means you get to take full advantage of its sleep tracking and special fitness routines…

Facebook says iOS 14’s new privacy tools could harm its ad...

Apple has made it even more difficult for developers to mine your data on iOS 14. One of the new additions prevents advertisers from covertly tracking you across nearly all apps and websites, and Facebook, for one, is not looking forward to it. On Facebook’s second-quarter follow-up earnings call, David Wehner, the company’s chief financial…

NASA reveals how Perseverance is doing as it hurtles toward Mars

NASA has offered the first full update on the Perseverance rover’s seven-month voyage to Mars, and the news is good. Coming less than a day after United Launch Alliance’s Atlas V rocket blasted into the sky from the Cape Canaveral launch site in Florida on Thursday morning, the team in charge of the mission confirmed…

These are the best cheap microwave deals for August 2020

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. We are all spending much more time in our kitchens these days and our microwaves are probably getting a lot more action. Though you may not cook your whole dinner in them like people did when they first came onto the…