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The 21st century has done a major number on sporting equipment, and now, just in time for the Super Bowl, Wilson has unveiled its new smart football. Because yes, even your football needs to be smart now. The post The Wilson X is Wilson’s smart football appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Super Bowl 50 is set to be one of the most-watched TV events in U.S. history, and one of its biggest attractions will be its commercials. But what makes a Super Bowl ad work? And why are serious ads so rare? We ask the experts. The post This is why feel-good ads dominate the Super Bowl appeared first on Digital Trends.

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This week on Just For The Tech Of It, host Drew Prindle tells us about drone killing police eagles, strange genetic studies, and carnivorous plants that can count to 20. The post Just For The Tech Of It: Drone-snatching eagles and carnivorous plants that count appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Far Cry Primal may not look like the previous games in the series, but Ubisoft is adamant that it is still has Far Cry in its DNA due to its tendency to create water cooler moments. The post Far Cry Primal developers discuss what makes the game true to the series appeared first on Digital Trends.

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BlackBerry recently laid off about 200 employees in Canada in Florida as part of the its efforts to drive “efficiencies” across its workforce. The company clarified the figure after reports initially pegged the layoffs at around 1,000 employees. The post BlackBerry lays off 200 employees in Canada and Florida appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A romp in the backcountry shouldn't leave you cold and hungry. Fortunately, this tech can help you stay warm and safe, even if you're only commuting to the office. The post Stay warm and ready on your ski trips with this gear appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Fingerprints, heartbeats and veins – they can all be used to identify who you are. While the latter is far from new, it may be on the cusp of mainstream adoption, if Samsung’s recent patent ever comes to fruition. The post Samsung patents vein identification sensor on smartwatches to trigger payments, playlists appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Good camera stabilizers cost a pretty penny, but as is the case with most things, you can build your own for a fraction of the usual retail cost. Check out this sweet DIY build you can make for under $200 bucks! The post Weekend Workshop: How to build a brushless gimbal to shoot super stable video appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Rural Studio is trying to figure out how to make houses that cost $20,000 but are still somewhere people want to live. They built some prototypes at Serenbe, a luxury sustainable living community. The post Students try to figure out how to make $20K homes by building in a luxury community appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Want to add a splash of color, a new texture, or some solid protection to your Microsoft mobile? We’ve got you covered here with a run-down of the best Lumia 950 cases that money can buy. The post Keep your Lumia 950 looking stylish and safe with these 10 great cases appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Capcom UK hired London-based Hip-Hop dance theater troupe ZooNation to perform a live dance battle called "Street Fighter V Hits London" at a launch event for the game Wednesday. The post Who needs trailers when Capcom can put on Street Fighter V dance battles? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Limit your time in the kitchen this Super Bowl Sunday by baking a bunch of different appetizers in the oven that all cook at the same temperature. Plus, many of these recipes can be made in under 20 minutes. The post Super Bowl recipes you can make in the oven simultaneously appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Not sure which PC speakers work best with your computer? Here are our current favorites, whether you're working on a budget or looking to produce high-end audio. The post Transform your desktop into a concert hall with these computer speakers appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In an exclusive interview with Digital Trends, Swizz Beatz discussed his project with Canon, "The Unknowns," where amateur artists are chosen from Instagram to be featured in an silent auction at Sotheby's in New York City. The post Prolific artist and musician Swizz Beatz explains how Instagram can change lives appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Oh Wonder went from virtual unknowns to selling out theaters around the world, and they did it all with dirt-cheap recording equipment, amassing diehard fans through the Internet. The post How the Internet vaulted Oh Wonder to worldwide stardom without a single concert appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Looking for medical marijuana? Take your search off Facebook. According to local reports in New Jersey, a state that has legalized the sale of cannabis for medical purposes, the social media giant has begun deleting dispensary pages, The post Facebook just banned medical marijuana dispensary pages appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Five Viacom networks are ceding commercial break spots for eight shows to 20th Century Fox next week. Ryan Reynolds will fill the ad spots in character as Deadpool, the sarcastic Marvel antihero. The post Make way for Deadpool: Marvel superhero takes over 5 major networks appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you've spent the last few weeks trapped on an abandoned island with little hope of escape, you're not alone. Here’s how you can survive The Witness and keep your sanity intact. The post Stuck in The Witness? These tips will put you on the right track appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Unwanted or not, Sen. Bernie Sanders is getting a lot of visibility in an unexpected place -- Tinder. Now, the popular hook-up app has blocked a few supporters, citing them as spamming. The post Swipe right for Sanders, swipe left for spammers appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Conspiracy theorists think time travelers brought laptops back to the ancient Greeks -- presumably via TARDIS or a plutonium-powered DeLorean -- pointing to a marble statue to make their point. It was probably a just chest. The post Does this ancient Greek statue depict an ancient laptop? (No.) appeared first on Digital Trends.

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You've got an old lady that can't remember anything and an adorable character made of yarn? That's the upcoming puzzler Unravel, and you can see the game in action in this quick video. The post First few levels of yarn-filled puzzler Unravel reveal major charm appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In a very Super Bowl-centric episode, we discuss why this year's game won't stream in 4K Ultra HD, Microsoft vision of how the HoloLens could change the way we watch in the future, and why drones will not be welcome. The post Trends with Benefits: At Super Bowl 50, drones are out and 360-degree cams are in appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lamborghini has dived into its massive archives department to re-launch its heritage-focused Polo Storico division. Polo Storico provides period documentation, sells parts, and restores cars from the gruond up. The post After decades in the factory, ex-employees help Lamborghini’s Polo Storico restore cars appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Portland, OR – February 8, 2016 – Leading consumer technology publisher DigitalTrends.com has unveiled three short form virtual reality (VR) films that take viewers inside the 2016 consumer electronics show (CES) held last month in Las Vegas and offer a glimpse into some of the innovations working their way to market.   The VR videos, created […] The post Digitaltrends.com debuts short-form virtual reality (VR) content taking users onto 2016 CES show floor appeared first on Digital Trends.

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After more than a year in development, Nintendo CEO Tatsumi Kimishima revealed the company will not continue developing its fitness-minded "quality of life" sleep tracker. The post Nintendo officially gives up on non-wearable ‘Quality of Life’ sleep tracker appeared first on Digital Trends.

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