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Udacity is prepping its first-ever nanodegree program in cybersecurity. The e-learning company wants the course to play a serious role in the fight against the growing threat of online attacks against companies and organizations. The post Cybersecurity is the target of Udacity’s next nanodegree appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Phone scammers claiming to be from a Chinese Consulate office are tricking people across the U.S. into handing over large sums of money. In NY City alone, members of the Chinese community have reportedly lost millions of dollars. The post Phone scam nabbing millions of dollars from Chinese community in U.S. appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Signing Machine from Swiss watchmaker Jaquet Droz is an extraordinary piece of work. Created to showcase the company's mechanical clockwork technology, the machine can sign your name so you don't have to. But it'll cost you. The post This exquisite clockwork contraption will sign your name — for $365,000 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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On May 13, the only remaining Apple store completely dedicated to the sale of Apple's wearable will be closing its doors, as per signage recently spotted at the Isetan department store in Shinjuku, Tokyo. The post The world’s last Apple Watch pop-up will be closing in a few weeks appeared first on Digital Trends.

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It has long been the dream of iOS app developers everywhere to land a coveted spot on one of the App Store's featured lists. But it's not just bragging rights that these developers are winning - it could also be a major spike in downloads The post Apps featured by the Apple App Store saw a bump of up to 800% in downloads appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Did you find spam in your Gmail sent folder? The good news is that you probably weren't hacked. The bad news is Google isn't sure what the problem is, but is working on it. The post Some Gmail users woke up to find spam sent from their accounts appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The iPhone X boasts commendable battery life, but how does it compare to that of the 6S Plus, 7 Plus, and 8 Plus? To answer this question, we tested the longevity of each device using a 10-hour video on YouTube. The post We put the last 4 iPhones through a battery beatdown appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Last week, in another attempt to combat fake news, Facebook announced the launch of a dedicated fact-checking program in the India, and its pilot program will begin operations in Karnataka.  The post Facebook kicks up its fake news fighting efforts with fact checkers in India appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The newest update for Assassin's Creed: Origins is a control panel that lets you adjust many of the settings in the game, such as health, enemy awareness, attack strength, and even the number of animals you can tame. The post The Animus Control Panel opens a dev toolbox for ‘Assassin’s Creed: Origins’ appeared first on Digital Trends.

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China's new Social Credit System offers a dystopian look at the future of online tracking. But don't think that the same thing isn't happening a bit closer to home. Here's the reason why. The post We’re closer to China’s disturbing ‘Social Credit System’ than you realize appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Which devices can claim the poisoned chalice on the list of the worst smartphones of all time? Flawed designs, buggy software, missing features, pointless gimmicks, and worse make up this motley crew of phones. The post Flaws, failures, and flops: These are the worst smartphones ever made appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Namoo -- Wonders of Plant Life is an educational app that gives users an in-depth overview of how different plants function. Using vibrant illustrations, 3D simulations, more, the app takes you through nine different chapters about nature. The post ‘Namoo — Wonders of Plant Life’ uses immersive graphics to teach you about nature appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Capturing a screenshot of your desktop is easier than you might think, but it's the kind of thing you'll probably need to know. Here are the three basic ways take a screenshot on a PC, using both built-in utilities and free software. The post How to take a screenshot on a PC appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Using high-resolution cameras and 3D imaging, Google has opened up world heritage sites around the world for exploration to anyone with a virtual reality headset. The data is also being used to restore ancient artifacts. The post Google Arts & Culture explores remote world heritage sites in virtual reality appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Modern diesel-powered models prove that it is possible to build a clean, efficient diesel engine without sacrificing performance. Here's what you need to know about diesel cars, and how they differ from gasoline-powered models. The post The difference between diesel- and gasoline-powered cars appeared first on Digital Trends.

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There are hundreds upon thousands of projects designed to reduce carbon emissions, clean our air, and save our planet. These 13, which utilize everything from solar panels to biodegradable bullets, are just the beginning. The post From robotic bees to bacteria, the tech that is making for a greener tomorrow appeared first on Digital Trends.

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They've got the power! It's been reported that the Nee Brothers will be directing the upcoming reboot of He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, which is set to release next year. The post He-Man and the ‘Masters of the Universe’ have found their directors appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sometimes they die of old age, and sometimes people put the wrong items down them. Whatever the reason is your disposal needs replacing, this guide can help you pick out and install a garbage disposal for your home. The post Do it yourself: How to buy and install a garbage disposal in your home appeared first on Digital Trends.

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AT&T is working to expand its 5G coverage by increasing the number of cities eligible for its "5G Evolution" service. While not true 5G, this program does lay the groundwork 5G. The post AT&T brings ‘5G Evolution’ to more than 100 new markets appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Centra Tech, which promised investors a crypto debit card, has came under legal scrutiny as the SEC has filed charges against its third co-founder. The post SEC files fraud charges against co-founder of Centra Tech appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Here's a quick explanation of how to take a screenshot on a Mac, whether you prefer to use keyboard shortcuts or applications such as Grab and Preview. Once you know how, you'll be able to capture images within seconds. The post How to take a screenshot on a Mac appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Your iPad sports a stunning 9.7-inch screen and you'll want it to stay that way. The best iPad (2018) screen protectors guard against cracks, scratches, and even smudging from your fingers. Check out our top picks here. The post The best iPad (2018) screen protectors appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Stadtfuchs urban commuter from Urwahn is a modern bike with high tech features including LED daytime running lights, Bluetooth connectivity, and GPS tracking built into a modern frame made for daily riders. The post Urwahn’s Stadtfuchs smart bike is built for the modern urban commuter appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Tesla is going through a bit of a rough patch. In addition to the production issues plaguing the Model 3, the company is currently under investigation due to workplace safety concerns. The post Tesla faces investigation of safety procedures after workplace injury appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Many Netflix films get little respect in Hollywood, because they don't screen in theaters. Now the streaming giant is considering purchasing a theater chain to showcase its films and generate some Oscar buzz. The post Netflix may buy movie theaters in hopes of scoring some Academy Awards appeared first on Digital Trends.

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