Video: What First Man does and doesn’t say about Neil Armstrong

[embedded content] What First Man tells you about Neil Armstrong—and what it doesn’t. Video shot and edited by Justin Wolfson. (Transcript available) Welcome to “The Unbearable Critic,” a new video series we’re trying out. In it, our intrepid culture reporter and person-with-lots-of-opinions Sam Machkovech applies his critical eye to movies, books, TV, and anything else […]


Stop missing the mark — here’s what you need to know about autofocus settings

Gannon Burgett/Digital Trends Despite modern advancements in photography making it easy for every man, woman, and child to get their Annie Leibovitz on, taking breathtaking photos isn’t always quite as simple as just hitting the shutter button. To make the most of your camera, you should understand a wide range of prerequisites, skills, and advanced functions in order to get […]


A historic, pre-Google section of the web that's been 'frozen in time' for over two decades is about to get destroyed – here's how to see it before it's gone forever

Chris McGrath/Getty Images A historic district of the web that’s been frozen in time for more than 20 years is slated for extinction. On Monday, Yahoo Japan announced that the last remaining sites of the once-popular GeoCities would be shutting down in March 2019. GeoCities – which was founded in 1994 and acquired by Yahoo […]


Everything you need to know about the Nvidia GeForce RTX GPUs

Riley Young/Digital Trends After months of speculation, Nvidia finally revealed its next-generation graphics architecture at Gamescom, with CEO Jensen Huang hailing it as the greatest advancement in its GPU technologies since CUDA cores were introduced back in 2006. It adds new technologies that bring about lighting techniques thought to still be years away from being […]