Author: Will Nicol

What is the point of Game of Thrones after The Battle of Winterfell?

HBOOpening scenes are important; they set the tone for everything to come. It should mean something that way, way back in in 2011, Game of Thrones began its very first episode not with Jon Snow, or Daenerys Targaryen, or Cersei Lannister, but with thre…

Game of Thrones’ Season 8 premiere reminds us Daenerys shouldn’t be queen

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Although it’s holding out the promise of an apocalyptic battle between the living and the dead, Game of Thrones began its eighth season focusing on the thorny — some might say petty — political drama that defined the show in its …

The best rooftop tents of 2019

As modern life gets more and more digital, people are developing a grater appreciation for the great outdoors; that doesn’t mean you have to sleep under a tree, however. While we’re still looking to get outside, we’ve set our sights higher, finding way…

Digital Trends Live: Robocall crackdown, delivery drones, and more

On episode 97 of Digital Trends Live, host Greg Nibler and special guest Myq Kaplan broke down the biggest news stories from the world of tech and interviewed some interesting guests. On the news docket today: Samsung released footage of robot arms s…

The best Game of Thrones theories

Helen Sloan/HBOFew shows generate the great volume of fan speculation that Game of Thrones does, and while the show is approaching its final stretch of episodes, there’s plenty of story left and many theories that could still prove true. One could fill…

The best inkjet printers of 2018

Inkjet printers are incredibly versatile. Besides text documents, many can also print photos — some can even make museum-quality prints — labels, graphics, and many other types of materials. Multifunction (all-in-one or MFP) variants add scan, copy, an…

How to turn off Safe Mode in Tumblr

Although it’s not as mainstream as Facebook or Twitter, the social network Tumblr is popular — particularly among younger generations — as a place to share and explore artwork, music, and ideas. It’s also a place to find some more … salacious material….

How to watch NBA games online

Thearon W. Henderson/Getty ImagesOctober brings with it many things: Pumpkins, scary movie marathons, scarves, and for sports fans, the return of the NBA. The world’s greatest basketball league is back for the 2018-19 season, and the landscape has chan…