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Unfade is a new iPhone app that takes the chore out of scanning old photographs. It uses an iPhone’s camera to digitize the prints, and brings them back to life by restoring the vibrant colors of the original print. The post Unfade uses iPhone camera to bring old photos and memories back to life appeared first on Digital Trends.

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FBI Director James Comey lamented recently over the increasing number of encrypted devices. Comey says out of 4,000 devices it has examined since October, it has been unable to break into 500. The post FBI director: 12 percent of devices inaccessible to agency due to encryption appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Human has announced the core features of its audio wearable, Sound. The ear covers will control ambient sound and aid communications and entertainment. Language translation and other functions will be revealed later in the year. The post With its ear-covering Sound, company aims to create audio device that does it all appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Samsung has released yet another update to the S Health update, bringing a social aspect to the app with leaderboards. The new app is also better at counting steps and tracking blood glucose levels. The post Samsung makes fitness a little more social in latest S Health update appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A jury has ruled that Google's use of 37 Java APIs in its Android operating system falls under "fair use." This is a setback for Oracle in its quest to be awarded around $9 billion in damages from Google, but of course, Oracle will likely appeal. The post Google triumphs over Oracle in Android case appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The unfeeling nature of robots has long been touted as one of their great attributes. But now, a group of German researchers is embarking upon a new mission to gift robots with pain sensors -- or their mechanical equivalents. The post Robots may be saying goodbye to a pain-free existence appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The upcoming Vitrima lens by Fantem promises to be an affordable way to record ready-to-watch 3D video to a single GoPro Hero camera. Footage shot with it can immediately be played back in a standard VR viewer, without any editing. The post Vitrima offers a simple solution to recording 3D video with a GoPro appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Until Samsung sees a little competition, its UBD-K8500 Ultra HD Blu-ray player is the only game in town, but even when competing players arrive, it will probably still be the best overall choice. The post Samsung UBD-K8500 Ultra HD Blu-ray player review appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you're looking to go off-road and offline for an adventure, then you might want to check out some great hiking apps, and handy outdoors apps, to help you on your way. We've got everything from offline map apps, to apps that track the stars. The post Get out of here! Seriously. We’ve got the 15 best hiking apps to help you do it appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Hot on the heels of a report saying that Apple had considered a buyout of Time Warner late last year, a note in the same report mentions that the company could be considering acquiring Netflix. The post Rumors keep flying: Apple reportedly considering acquisition of Netflix appeared first on Digital Trends.

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At an exclusive event in New York City, Bentley premiered the 2017 Continental GT Speed lineup. Included are the 633-horsepower GT Speed, the GT Speed Black Edition, the GT Speed Convertible, and the GT Speed Convertible Black Edition. The post The 2017 Continental GT Speed is the burliest Bentley ever, and maybe the prettiest appeared first on Digital Trends.

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HBO has big plans for fall TV: Westworld, its dark and controversial new drama, will premiere, along with three new comedy series. The shows star a host of notable actors, including Anthony Hopkins, Thandie Newton, and Sarah Jessica Parker. The post HBO's controversial drama 'Westworld,' three new comedies set for fall appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Indie studio Xona Games announced that its acclaimed multiplayer shoot-'em-up Score Rush will see a significant upgrade with the launch of a remastered PlayStation 4 edition next week. The post Bullet hell’s about to get hotter: Shooter ‘Score Rush’ upgraded for PS4 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Apple is reportedly working on a new Apple TV with significantly enhanced Siri capabilities to rival Amazon's Echo devices and Google's Home hub. The device doesn't have a release date. The post Report: Apple is working on a Siri-powered Apple TV to take on Echo and Google Home appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The creators of the hit free-to-play browser game The Kingdom of Loathing are pitching a Western-themed RPG sequel via Steam Greenlight ahead of a planned PC release in early 2017. The post ‘The Kingdom of Loathing’ creators pitch sequel via Steam Greenlight appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A patent troll called VirnetX just won a $626 million patent dispute with Apple, however the company is now trying to have the offending apps, iMessage and FaceTime, shut down. VirnetX is also seeking an extra $190 million in damages. The post Patent troll VirnetX demands shutdown of Apple’s FaceTime and iMessage appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Fast and the Furious franchise is alive and well, but that doesn't mean fans can't indulge in a little nostalgia. The film that started it all is heading back to theaters for a limited time and tickets are available now. The post Original ‘The Fast and the Furious’ is turning 15 and heading back to the big screen appeared first on Digital Trends.

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According to new reports, Russian space company Energia has revealed plans for "a new reusable space vehicle," the primary purpose of which will be to move cargo and crew members between the International Space Station and the moon. The post How would you hail it? Russia looks to create ‘space taxi’ to the moon appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Little Prince didn't get a domestic release in spite of performing well abroad, but now Netflix is bringing it to U.S. audiencse. The streamer dropped a new trailer today and unveiled the animated film's premiere date. The post Netflix to bring ‘The Little Prince’ to U.S. screens big and small this summer appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Top Gear’s former Stig Ben Collins has put his real world skills into sim racing development. In this interview, he reveals his favorite car and track combination, as well as what it feels like to have his “virtual ass kicked.” The post How The Stig traded in his white helmet for an Oculus Rift and Project Cars appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Montreal-based tech startup AmpMe has raised $10 million to fund its phone-linking speaker app and added YouTube integration to its arsenal. It's a great cheap option for tunes on the go. The post AmpMe, an app that turns smartphones into portable sound systems, raises $10M appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Hulu has given a straight-to-series order to ITV eight-part series Harlots, based on the London sex trade in the 18th century, and starring Samantha Morton, Jessica Brown Findlay, and Leslie Manville The post Break out the red lights, Hulu picks up new sex-trade drama Harlots appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Microsoft has had enough of your bad passwords, and is compiling a list of commonly used passwords that you'll no longer be able to use. That's right, no more using 'password' or '12345' in place of a real password. The post Say goodbye to ‘12345’: Microsoft is banning your lame passwords appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Indie-focused publisher Devolver Digital has pulled back the curtain on Absolver, an ambitious online multiplayer melee combat game for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PCs developed by a team of Ubisoft veterans. The post Upcoming ‘Absolver’ tells its story via online multiplayer combat appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Researchers at the University of Michigan have developed a system, ForcePhone, that relies on sonar to add 3D Touch-like capabilities to practically any smartphone on the market. The post ForcePhone uses sonar to add 3D Touch-like system to practically any phone appeared first on Digital Trends.

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