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As part of an employment-focused initiative involving more than 200 companies and colleges, Amazon says it's going to train thousands of veterans and military spouses over the next five years for jobs in the tech industry. The post Amazon is going to train thousands of veterans for jobs in the tech industry appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Unfortunate news for anyone that followed his long, impressive career in Hollywood, veteran character actor Miguel Ferrer passed away peacefully earlier today surrounded by family and friends. The post ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ and ‘Crossing Jordan’ star Miguel Ferrer dies at 61 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Sony A7S II plays a big role in the indie film scene, but now it's been used to shoot a feature. Screen Gems used the camera to shoot its entire upcoming thriller 'Cadaver,' a decision that both saved money and boosted efficiency. The post Upcoming thriller ‘Cadaver’ is first feature-length film shot entirely on Sony A7S II appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Sony MDR-1000x over-ear headphones are extremely comfortable, sound great, and offer some of the best active noise cancellation on the market. The post Sony MDR-1000x review appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you're running old versions of Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides on Android or iOS, you'll need to update soon -- Google is shutting down legacy versions of the apps, and won't let you keep using them for much longer. The post Google to shut down old versions of Drive apps suite, so you’ll need to update soon appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The new My People feature, intended to make it easier to share with your most important friends and family, was to arrive in the Windows 10 Creators Update. Unfortunately, Microsoft announced that the feature is being delayed until the "next major update." The post Windows 10 My People feature planned for Creators Update gets delayed appeared first on Digital Trends.

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This year, in celebration of Inauguration Day, Sunski want to help us help the planet. As part of an "Oath of Action," the eyewear producer will be donating 100 percent of its online sales to 1 Percent For the Planet. The post You can help the planet on Inauguration Day by purchasing Sunski sunglasses appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Despite publicly denouncing an abundance of ads as “creepy,” Snapchat is now embracing ad-targeting in the vein of Google, Facebook, and Twitter via its new deal with Oracle Data Cloud to obtain offline purchasing data. The post Snapchat no longer opposed to “creepy” ad targeting, will tap into users’ offline data appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page looks better than yours, it's probably not just because he's the social media site's CEO -- he also has a team of people managing his page, from writing the posts to taking the photographs. The post It takes a team to make Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page look better than yours appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The experimental nature of Microsoft's Garage projects was demonstrated by the team's Cache app and service, which is being shut down. The app will receive no further development, and the service will cease on February 28. The post Microsoft Garage shuttering experimental Cache app at the end of February appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Asus announced its ZenBook UX430 and ZenBook UX530 laptops packing seventh-gen Kaby Lake processors from Intel and Nvidia graphics. Arriving in the second quarter of 2017, they are the company's thinnest ZenBooks, measuring 0.62 inches. The post Asus details two more slim ZenBooks with 7th-generation Intel processors appeared first on Digital Trends.

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There is no such thing as a set of one-size-fits-all skis, which often makes shopping retail an exercise in acceptable compromises. Ski maker Parlor can make skis fit just for you – not only according to your physical attributes, but also ability, type of terrain and even snow conditions. The post Parlor makes ordering custom skis as easy as ordering custom Nikes appeared first on Digital Trends.

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An innovative soft robotic sleeve will keep a failing heart beating by wrapping around it and mimicking its natural rhythms through a combination of twisting and compressing movements. The post Soft robot sleeve will help hearts to beat when they’re failing appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Dwayne Johnson might finally get his chance to play DC Comics antihero Black Adam, according to a new report indicating that he'll get his own solo movie in Warner Bros. Pictures' cinematic universe. The post Dwayne Johnson will reportedly fly solo with Black Adam movie appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Ikea's introduction of a wooden wedge dowel not only helps dramatically improve its user's construction experience but it also makes the Scandinavian manufacturer's popular wooden furniture lines increasingly durable. The post To make its furniture stronger and easier to build, Ikea creates wooden wedge dowel appeared first on Digital Trends.

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BAE Systems' Laser Developed Atmospheric Lens (LDAL) project plans to temporarily and reversibly alter the Earth’s atmosphere to turn it into a range of different optic tools. Energy deflector shields, here we come! The post Fiction meets reality: Researches want to use lasers to create deflector shields appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Expand your desktop workspace with the Sabrent universal docking station, now available on Amazon for 40 percent off. Compatible with Windows PC and MacOS, this docking station uses high-speed USB 3.0 technology and supports HDMI and DVI displays. The post Create your perfect workspace with Sabrent’s universal dock, now only $90 on Amazon appeared first on Digital Trends.

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With Tiergrade’s highly-rated universal charger and power bank, you won’t be left hunting for an outlet when your devices run dry. Amazon is now offering this portable power house for 60 percent off the normal price. The post Affordable, portable power: Tiergrade universal power bank is now only $30 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In March, AOC will make available its new Agon AG352UCG 35-inch desktop display with a curvature radius of 2,000mm and Nvidia's G-Sync tech. It will sport a 3,440 x 1,440 resolution and a built-in USB hub packed with four USB 3.0 ports. The post AOC’s curvy new 35-inch Agon display sports a carrying handle for gamers appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Netflix is getting close to releasing its latest Adam Sandler film, Sandy Wexler. The streamer has dropped a new teaser showing the actor as a fumbling talent manager in '90s Hollywood. The post Adam Sandler is a clueless talent agent in Netflix’s new ‘Sandy Wexler’ teaser appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google's Tilt Brush Toolkit joins the Tilt Brush app and Tilt Brush Artist in Residency program to help 2D artists working in 3D and help them showcase their work. The toolkit is available for download now at GitHub. The post Google creates Tilt Brush Toolkit to help 2D artists work better in 3D appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Gaming peripheral manufacturer Razer filed a patent application for a peculiar type of keyboard and mouse, which might take the firm's signature Chroma LED effects to the next level -- by integrating LCD displays directly underneath the keys. The post Razer could be planning to put flexible OLED displays in your keyboard and mouse appeared first on Digital Trends.

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HBO has killed multiple birds with one hilarious stone. The promo for John Oliver's Last Week Tonight season 4 plugs several of the premium network's hit series with self-deprecating charm. The post John Oliver hilariously plugs ‘Game of Thrones’ in ‘Last Week Tonight’ promo appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Stanford student Karan Singhal, 19, developed a neural network which he hopes will help busy internet users quickly identify fake news online using the latest artificial intelligence tools. The post A Stanford student’s online neural network aims to identify fake news appeared first on Digital Trends.

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AT&T has followed in the footsteps of Big Red, and is upping the ante on how much it will charge if you want to upgrade or activate a device. Beginning January 20, you're looking at a $25 charge, up from $20. The post Following in Verizon’s footsteps, AT&T is raising its activation and upgrade fees appeared first on Digital Trends.

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