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Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of September 14, 2014 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The next Ford Falcon Ute will also be the last because the Blue Oval is shuttering its Australian division in 2016. In its most powerful configuration, the truck can be fitted with a 4.0-liter turbocharged straight-six rated at 362 horsepower. The post What’s the opposite of ‘g’day, mate’? Ford Australia details last-ever Falcon Ute appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Despite many rumors, the two versions of the iPhone 6 boast ion-strengthened glass screens, not sapphire screens. The reason, apparently, is that sapphire glass screens couldn’t pass drop tests. The post Why the iPhone 6 doesn’t have a sapphire glass screen appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Thanks to the Equil Smartpen 2, lovers of the old-fashioned way of writing and drawing have a nifty bridge between the tangible and the digital: a high-tech pen that captures whatever you write or draw and turns it into a detailed digital file. The post Equil Smartpen 2: One digital pen to rule them all, turning ink and paper into digital files appeared first on Digital Trends.

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While Soundfreaq's Double Spot may not double the fun of the original Sound Spot, does offer a unique way to get your wireless fix. Those looking for a speaker with original styling and solid sound performance may want to give the Double Spot a spin. The post Soundfreaq’s Double Spot speaker aims to double the fun of the Sound Spot appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Aside from the electric drivetrain, the e-Golf is exactly what you'd expect from the venerable VW hatchback. It gives up no passenger or cargo space to accommodate its batteries, so it is as practical and comfortable as the conventional Golf. The post First drive: 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The rumored Microsoft acquisition of Minecraft developer Mojang is expected to be announced on Monday, September 15, and many believe the purchase is aimed at boosting mobile growth. The post Rumored Microsoft acquisition of Minecraft dev aimed at mobile growth appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Running equals death in the cat-and-mouse hunt that the Creative Assembly put together for Sega's Alien: Isolation. Check out the latest trailer. The post Alien: Isolation’s message of the day? Running is death appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We round up a list of common Surface Pro 3 problems and identify possible fixes for them. Learn more here. The post 6 problems with the Surface Pro 3, and how to fix them appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A Stanford professor has produced a working radio-on-a-chip that costs pennies to make, is incredibly small and doesn't require any batteries to run, coming soon to a connected device near you. The post The miniature radio that could link the Internet of Things appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Are you all set for Windows 9 in 2015 or has Windows 8/8.1 put you off for life? A new video uploaded over the weekend shows an early version of the new Notification Center being put through its paces. The post Take a look at the Windows 9 Notification Center in action appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Have you downloaded your free U2 album through iTunes yet? Billboard has more details about the agreement between the band and Apple, including the price of the deal and what happens next. The post Your free U2 album may have cost Apple $100 million appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Apple's first attempt at a phablet impresses at nearly every turn. We put it to the ultimate test by stacking it against its nemesis, Samsung's upcoming, improved Galaxy Note 4. Which will come out on top? The post iPhone 6 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 4: The ultimate big-screen smartphones take each other on appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We caught up with the creator of the Pencil iPad stylus while at IFA 2014, and he not only showed us what it looks like in action, but filled us in on the new functionality that will come when iOS 8 is released. The post Under pressure: How Pencil will become even more life-like in iOS 8 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We're here to tell you how to avoid getting a ticket. Come check out our list of the best radar detectors for your car. The post Speeders rejoice! We’ve compiled a list of the best radar detectors appeared first on Digital Trends.

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About 11 years ago, SanDisk introduced its bleeding-edge 512-megabyte (MB) Secure Digital (SD) cards. This week the company unveiled its new 512-gigabyte (GB) SD cards for $799.99 a pop. The post SanDisk unveils record-breaking 512GB SD card for $800 to hold hours of ultra HD video appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We ran some tests with Intel's newest graphics drivers. What kinds of performance benefits can they offer? Learn more here. The post New Intel HD Graphics, Iris, Iris Pro drivers benchmarked appeared first on Digital Trends.

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BenQ's HT 1075 projector is built to be versatile enough to be placed almost anywhere in a room and still work. No need to worry about a hassle-some installation. With vertical lens shift and vertical plus horizontal keystone correction, this affordable PJ will have you into big screen movies in no time. The post No mount required: BenQ’s HT 1075 brings big-time versatility to the $1000 range appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Burned out on apps, keys and screens? Improve your analog life this weekend! Digital Trends’ brother site The Manual exists to give men straight-up advice, from unspoken suit rules you need to know, to the latest in fashion, food, drink, travel, grooming and culture. The post Flipping through The Manual: Warrior training, Mile High whiskey, fall foods appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A new report finds the next Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 will adopt a long-rumored mid-engined layout. If the car is well received by enthusiasts, all versions of the eighth-gen 'Vette will be mid-engined, allowing the nameplate to move up a notch on the market. The post Ferrari, you’re on notice. The 2017 Corvette ZR1 to go mid-engined appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Apple's long awaited announcement of the iPhone 6 is in the rear view and with its specifications no longer a mystery we've decided to see how it stacks up against other top smartphones. The next competitor? LG's Nexus 5. The post iPhone 6 vs Nexus 5: Apple’s best against Google’s premiere Android phone appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Frontier Developments sets a $60 price for Elite: Dangerous, with a $50 pre-order package for the space trading/exploration game. The release is set for sometime in Q4 2014. The post Here’s how much you’ll spend to explore the galaxy of Elite: Dangerous appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Unlike other exoskeletons that are heavy and cumbersome to use, the Soft Exosuit is lightweight and able to match the movements of the wearer. It's the latest project to attract DARPA funds. The post DARPA invests in a super-light exoskeleton for soldiers appeared first on Digital Trends.

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This new video look at Assassin's Creed Unity highlights one of the game's co-op heist missions, which task players with infiltrating an area and stealing an item, all without being seen. The post Check out how a co-op heist plays out in Assassin’s Creed Unity appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We have a selection of handy Surface Pro 3 tips for you. They should help you unlock the potential of your new Microsoft tablet. The post Surface Pro 3 tips to put a smile on your face appeared first on Digital Trends.

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