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Producer Geoff Keighley announced the nominees for the first Game Awards, a recently-announced annual award show similar to Spike TV's Video Game Awards. The post Here are the nominations for The Game Awards 2014 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Denon's new supremely advanced network receiver may not come cheap, but those looking for the ultimate commander of all things home theater will find a formidable frontrunner here. The post Denon’s $3K flagship receiver with Dolby Atmos will do everything but wash your car appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Some handy tips to help you survive your early hours in Far Cry 4's Kyrat. Take down Bell Towers, help friends in need, shoot up Outposts, and use smart cars! The post Welcome to Kyrat! Our Far Cry 4 guide is here to help you win more, die less appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Chromebook are a popular, affordable alternative to conventional notebooks, but can they really perform similar tasks? We've taken a closer look by comparing two common models against a Windows 2-in-1. The post Can a polished Chrome OS really replace Windows? We tested. appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Infiniti Q60 coupe and convertible are due for replacement, and the new versions will be previewed by a concept car at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show as the brand's retooling continues. The post Replacement for Infiniti’s aging Q60 will be previewed by a Detroit Auto Show concept appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lag, latency and stutter have long plagued the lives of hardcore gamers, even on the most powerful desktop PCs. Often, the problem lies in the lines of communication between graphics cards and monitors, which get jumbled by different frame rates and standards. Nvidia has recently designed and implemented a technology called G-Sync to perfectly line […] The post Take that, Nvidia: Samsung and AMD join forces for FreeSync-supporting 4K monitors appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A clever new video imagines what Pac Man for the Atari 2600, originally released in 1982, would look like if the industry worked like it does today. The post What would it look like if Pac Man for the Atari 2600 was released today? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Breaking Bad spin-off show Better Call Saul, highlighting the character Saul Goodman's life as a lawyer before meeting the infamous Walter White, will enjoy a 2-night premiere February 9 and 10 on AMC. The post You got a problem? Better Call Saul … starting February 9 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Newegg's Black Friday deals include cut-rate AMD octo-core processors, a HP Elitebook with a solid state hard drive for $799 and a powerful Lenovo gaming laptop for a dollar under a grand. The post Multi-core processors and a $800 EliteBook headline Newegg’s Black Friday deals appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Pebble has updated its standard Android app, adding in system-wide notifications, where previously a third-party app had to be used. Additionally, there's support for special characters, making the watch even more useful for international owners. The post Your Pebble now has full notification support, thanks to an Android app update appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Galpin Rocket is a 2015 Ford Mustang customized by Galpin Auto Sports and Henrik Fisker. Its creators say the Rocket is the "ultimate American muscle car," and submit its 725 horsepower as proof. The post Galpin’s Rocket Mustang takes off with 725 hp appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Spotify CEO Daniel Ek projects royalty payouts to increase by 400 percent when the streaming service reaches 40 million paid subscribers. The post Spotify says it needs 40 million paid users, but is this possible? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Microsoft is getting in the holiday spirit with a ton of Black Friday deals. The company offers discounts on Surface tablets, mobile devices, PCs, the Xbox One, and more. The post Microsoft celebrates Black Friday with $150 off Surface Pro 3, Xbox, and PCs appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Guardians of the Galaxy star Chris Pratt confirms he'll star in comic-book movie Cowboy Ninja Viking about special agents with multiple personalities. The post Chris Pratt goes back to comics with a starring role in the Cowboy Ninja Viking movie appeared first on Digital Trends.

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David Braben angered fans when he announced that Elite: Dangerous, his long-in-development open world space sim, would no longer include an offline single player mode. The post Elite: Dangerous offline single player canceled, refunds offered to appease backlash appeared first on Digital Trends.

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EA has teamed up with pro rally racer Ken Block to announce Need For Speed No Limit, a mobile racing game currently under development by Australian studio Firemonkeys. The post Do you have the requirement for velocity? Need For Speed No Limits goes mobile appeared first on Digital Trends.

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How would you like to carry a full-fledged Windows PC everywhere, and beam it to a TV or monitor in seconds? Intel plans to make that dream come true. The post Windows PC on a stick? Intel suggests it’s possible, and coming soon to a store near you appeared first on Digital Trends.

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HBO's streaming service, HBO Go, has finally arrived as an app for Xbox One, giving thousands of gamers access to top programming like True Detective, Game of Thrones and The Wire. The post Time to finally find out what happened to Stringer Bell: HBO Go arrives on Xbox One appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The actors in the running for lead roles in Marvel's two upcoming Netflix series Jessica Jones and Luke Cage includes Halo: Nightfall star, among others. The post Halo: Nightfall and Breaking Bad actors rumored for Marvel’s Netflix series appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google's grand plan for Android One is to introduce developing markets to the joy of stock Android on a reasonably priced phone, but early sales decisions, and less-than timely updates may have hurt its chances. The post Android One off to a shaky start, as shops refuse to stock the budget smartphones appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Admit it: When the pre-flight safety demonstrations start playing, you start snoozing. To keep flyers' attention, some airlines have created amusing safety videos that are both entertaining yet informative. The post 10 hilarious pre-flight safety videos worth switching your iPad off for appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The U.K.'s first poop-powered bus went into service on Thursday as part of an effort to reduce air pollution (they remove the smelly impurities). The vehicle, which is powered by biomethane gas from human and food waste, can travel 184 miles on a single tank. The post Poop-powered bus hits British roads appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you're looking for a really exciting smartwatch, and aren't bothered about apps or touchscreens, then they don't come more exciting than the LaserWatch. The name gives it all away. It's a watch. That shoots laser beams. The post Make all your Buzz Lightyear fantasies come true with the crazy LaserWatch appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A real estate company confirmed Thursday Amazon has signed a 17-year lease on a huge site in midtown Manhattan. The premises, located close to the Empire State Building, could become the e-commerce firm's first brick-and-mortar store. The post Amazon signs lease on huge Manhattan premises, possibly for first physical store appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Thanks to their ultra-efficient LEDs and Engery Star certification, Philips' new SlimStyle bulbs are greener than ever -- yet they still only cost just under eight bucks The post Philips’ newest LED bulb is brighter, cheaper, and more efficient than ever appeared first on Digital Trends.

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