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Trevor Mogg

Trevor Mogg

Contributing Editor

Not so many moons ago, Trevor moved from one tea-loving island nation that drives on the left (Britain) to another (Japan). As far as electronics are concerned, he's in the right place, with the East Asian country continuing to produce a plethora of gadgets and gizmos for tech addicts around the world. When not writing for Digital Trends, Trevor can be found out and about taking far too many photos, or in front of his computer trying to sort them all out.

Scientists have used the ESA/NASA Solar Orbiter’s Extreme Ultraviolet Imager (EUI) in a new mode of operation to record part of the Sun’s atmosphere that has been almost impossible to image until now. By covering the Sun’s bright disc with an ‘occulter’ inside the instrument, EUI can detect the million-times fainter ultraviolet light coming from the surrounding corona.

Help NASA in its quest to learn more about our sun

NASA is asking for volunteers to take part in research during April's total solar eclipse that will help it learn more about our sun.
spacex cinematic video previews starship test

SpaceX already has a date in mind for next Starship launch

SpaceX is keen to cut the waiting time between Starship flights and says it should be ready to fly the rocket again soon. But the FAA will have the final say.
A view from inside Crew Dragon's emergency escape chute.

Take a high-speed ride on SpaceX’s emergency escape chute

SpaceX has shared footage from a ride inside the Crew Dragon's emergency escape chute after the spacecraft was placed on Pad 40 at Kennedy for the first time.
YouTube on Roku.

YouTube tells creators to start labeling ‘realistic’ AI content

YouTube is taking steps to try to help viewers better understand if what they’re watching has been created, whether completely or in part, by generative AI.
An elephant made of leaves, created by OpenAI's Sora technology.

OpenAI’s latest Sora video shows an elephant made of leaves

Text-to-video technology powered by AI is making rapid improvements — just take a look at the latest footage created by OpenAI's incredible Sora tool.
Engineers fuel Boeing's Starliner spacecraft.

NASA and Boeing start fueling Starliner spacecraft for first crewed flight

After numerous delays, NASA and Boeing look more certain than ever to launch the first crewed flight of the CST-100 Starliner spacecraft soon.
A LinkedIn mobile app store page displayed on a mobile device.

LinkedIn adding word games so you can procrastinate at work

LinkedIn may exist to help professionals look for new job opportunities and network with others, but it could soon become the place for a bit of down time, too.
Apptronik's Apollo robot at work in an auto plant.

Mercedes to trial humanoid robots for ‘low-skill, repetitive, demanding’ jobs

Mercedes-Benz is collaborating with Texas-based robotics specialist Apptronik with a view to deploying its Apollo robot at its auto factories.
A view of Earth captured from SpaceX's Starship spacecraft.

SpaceX shares awesome rocket imagery from Starship flight

SpaceX has shared some breathtaking imagery from the most recent Starship flight, including a close-up of the 120-meter-tall rocket leaving the launchpad.
An Insignia air fryer.

Have an air fryer? Check if it’s part of this safety recall

Around 287,000 air fryers sold in the U.S. and Canada have been recalled due to overheating issues that could lead to fire, burn, and laceration injuries.
SpaceX's Starship reentering Earth's atmosphere.

Watch SpaceX’s Starship burn brightly as it hurtles toward Earth

Dramatic footage shows SpaceX's Starship spacecraft lighting up as it reentered Earth's atmosphere following a successful test flight on Thursday morning.
Inside Tesla's Giga Berlin factory.

Fly through Tesla’s Giga Berlin factory in this epic drone video

Take a trip through Tesla's technology-packed car manufacturing facility in this dramatic drone video.
ULA launching the Delta IV Heavy.

ULA sets date for final rocket flight of ‘the dependable Delta’

United Launch Alliance will soon perform its final Delta launch, bringing to a close six decades of successful service by the family of rockets.
The front visor of the Vision Pro on display at an Apple Store.

Apple’s Vision Pro could be coming to these countries next

Computer code found within visionOS appears to reveal the countries in which Apple’s Vision Pro headset will launch next.
spacex cinematic video previews starship test

Watch SpaceX’s cinematic video previewing Starship megarocket test

SpaceX is all set to launch the mighty Starship rocket on Thursday and it's released a cinematic video to build extra excitement for the event.
Japan's Kairos rocket explodes seconds after launch.

Watch this Japanese rocket explode just seconds after launch

Watch this footage of a Japanese rocket exploding in dramatic fashion on Wednesday just seconds after getting airborne.
Xiaomi's first electric car, the SU7.

Tesla faces new rival as a tech giant launches its first EV

Succeeding where Apple failed, a tech giant announced on Tuesday that it will begin deliveries of its first-ever EV later this month.
SpaceX's Starship spacecraft stacked atop the Super Heavy booster ahead of its third test flight.

SpaceX’s mighty Starship rocket stacked for 3rd test flight

SpaceX has shared photos showing its mighty Starship rocket stacked ahead of its third test flight, which could take place any day now.
The new carbon emissions feature on Uber's app.

Uber offers new feature for environmentally conscious riders

Uber has rolled out a new app feature for riders interested in keeping track of carbon emission savings when they use one of the company's greener vehicles.
The Airbnb logo superimposed over a rental property.

Airbnb just made a big decision on cameras inside properties

Airbnb is banning the use of indoor security cameras in listings globally, the accommodation site announced on Monday.
SpaceX's Crew-6 reentering Earth's atmosphere.

How to watch homecoming SpaceX astronauts fly overhead on Tuesday

Folks in more than a dozen states will have a chance to see SpaceX's Crew-7 spacecraft fly overhead as it travels toward the landing zone early on Tuesday.
The Princess of Wales with her children.

‘Photoshopped’ royal photo causes a stir

Major press agencies have pulled a photo of the U.K.’s Princess of Wales and her children amid concerns that it's been digitally manipulated.
Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.

NASA, Boeing delay Starliner’s first crewed flight again

NASA and Boeing have pushed the target launch date for the first crewed test flight of the Starliner spacecraft from April to May.
SpaceX Crew-7 aboard the Crew Dragon spacecraft at the start of their mission in August 2023.

How to watch SpaceX Crew-7 return to Earth this week

Space's Crew-7 is getting ready to return home after more than six months aboard the ISS, and the key moments of the return journey will be live streamed.
The first photo of Earth taken from the surface of another planet.

It’s exactly 20 years since a Mars rover took this historic image

Twenty years ago, on March 8, a NASA Mars rover called Spirit made history when it captured a very special photograph.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 booster returning to Earth.

Surreal video shows SpaceX rocket booster coming home

SpaceX has shared a surreal video showing one of its Falcon 9 boosters returning to Earth shortly after launching four astronauts to the space station.
Earth as seen from the International Space Station.

Amazing Earth photos shared by outgoing ISS astronaut

Check out these amazing Earth images captured from the International Space Station by outgoing astronaut Andreas Mogensen.
acclaimed director uses iphone 15 to shoot movie shot on pro midnight

Watch an acclaimed director use the iPhone 15 Pro to shoot a movie

As part of its long-running Shot on iPhone series, Apple handed acclaimed Japanese director Takashi Miike an iPhone 15 Pro to shoot a short film.
A man checks his phone in an Apple retail store in Grand Central Terminal.

The Apple Car was reportedly dubbed ‘the Bread Loaf’

A new report takes a deep dive into the failed Apple Car project, revealing that a 2020 prototype resembled a bread loaf.
SpaceX's Super Heavy and Starship.

SpaceX sets target date for third test of world’s most powerful rocket

SpaceX has revealed a target date for the third test flight of its mighty Starship rocket, the most powerful ever to fly.
A Chinese taikonaut during a spacewalk.

This spacewalk is not as it may first appear

Spacewalks are challenging endeavors in harsh conditions — and they don't only take place at the International Space Station.
A SpaceX Falcon 9 booster coming in to land.

SpaceX is gearing up for a record-breaking rocket flight

SpaceX has set plenty of spaceflight records in its 22-year history, and in the coming weeks, one of its boosters is expected to set another one.
An illustration showing astronauts on the moon.

NASA puts out call for potential Mars astronauts

NASA has put out a call for wannabe astronauts, with those making it through the selection process likely heading to the moon and possibly even Mars.
A solar eclipse.

Warby Parker offering free eclipse specs for April’s celestial event

A total solar eclipse is coming the way of the U.S. next month and Warby Parker wants to help you view the spectacular celestial event safely.