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Valve took to Steam today to announce native Steam Controller support for XCOM 2, and to offer a discount to gamers who purchase the controller and game together, but are other gamepad users out in the cold? The post XCOM 2 now has native steam controller support, with 40 percent off to celebrate appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Famed comedian and Broad City star Hannibal Buress reviewed virtual reality on the Samsung Gear VR. The comedian swam with dolphins, danced with rappers, watched the universe begin and had some fun with a few porn stars, all in virtual reality. The post Watch Hannibal Buress try VR for the first time (and we snuck in some porn) appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Volkswagen has revealed that it plans to build a Tiguan brand of models in all shapes and sizes. After the 2017 Tiguan goes on sale, a larger version and coupe derivative will be introduced. The post Volkswagen has more Tiguan-derived compact crossovers in the hopper appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Organizers of the 16th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) announced that Bethesda's Todd Howard will receive the event's Lifetime Achievement Award for "his indelible contributions to the world of gaming." The post Bethesda’s Todd Howard to receive lifetime achievement award appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The guitar that actor Kurt Russell smashed during Tarantino's The Hateful Eight was a priceless Martin from 1870, and actress Jennifer Jason Leigh's on-screen reaction to the incident is very real. The post Kurt Russell accidentally smashed a priceless guitar from 1870 in The Hateful Eight appeared first on Digital Trends.

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This spring, Netflix will air a documentary about retired LAPD detective Greg Kading that alleges P Diddy (Sean Combs) was responsible for the murder of rival rapper Tupac Shakur back in 1996. The post Netflix to air doc about detective who claims P Diddy ordered Tupac’s murder appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The action sports community mourns the loss of one of its pioneer athletes, BMX star turned Rallycross driver Dave Mirra. Mirra, along with Bucky Lasek Travis Pastrana, and other pro athletes moved from their origin sport to Rallycross driving later in life. The post Action Sports pioneer Dave Mirra dies at 41 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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First come the mice, then the humans. That's the hope, at least, when it comes to life extension research. According to scientists at Mayo Clinic, the trick to longer life lies in the suicide of senescent, or aging, cells. The post Scientists have found a way to get mice to live 35 percent longer appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lego and PC enthusiast Mike Schropp has put together a build for the ages, combining his undisputed mastery in both fields to create a gaming PC that's utterly unique, inside and out. The post Lego superfan proves his love with custom gaming PC, and you can buy one appeared first on Digital Trends.

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One of the last remaining vestiges of pre-mobile payment times is finally joining the 21st century -- the much dreaded parking meter, a ubiquitous sight along New York City streets, is finally letting you pay via your smartphone. The post New York City drivers will now be able to pay for parking meters via phone appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Netflix has renewed its hit original series Orange is the New Black for another three seasons beyond the upcoming season four, all of which will be headed up by show runner Jenji Kohan. The post Netflix bets big on Orange is the New Black with three more seasons appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The recent additions to list of Grammy performers would make for quite the show on their own, but they're joining a long list of musicians that already includes Adele, Lady Gaga, and Kendrick Lamar. The post The Grammy Awards adds Bieber, Thicke, and Pitbull to ever-expanding list of performers appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A senior Google exec has revealed that the YouTube video users have flagged as inappropriate the most amount of times comes courtesy of Justin Bieber. The post Google reveals Justin Bieber video is most complained about clip on YouTube appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We head to Miami to find out if Lamborghini’s latest drop-top has the gravitas to turn heads in such a vibrant locale. Spoiler alert: You bet it does. The post First drive: 2016 Lamborghini Huracán Spyder appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The swashbuckling pulp hero Zorro is headed back to the big screen, courtesy of Gravity screenwriter Jonás Cuarón, who will write and direct a new film set in the near future and inspired by the iconic character's legend. The post Gravity screenwriter to write and direct a new Zorro movie appeared first on Digital Trends.

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An ASRock firmware update removes Sky OC, a feature that overclocked non-K Intel Skylake processors. No reason was given, but pressure from Intel is likely. The post ASRock kills unique BIOS feature that could overclock any Intel processor appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Panthers and the Broncos won't take the field in Santa Clara for Super Bowl 50 without their equipment, so don't be unprepared for the Big Game on Sunday without these apps on your phone. The post Tackle Super Bowl 50 with these super apps appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Indian Motorcycle and Jack Daniel's collaborate to create a limited edition custom Chief Vintage, which will be auctioned off for charity in Las Vegas. The two manufacturers represent America's first motorcycle company and oldest registered whiskey distillery. The post Jack Daniel’s celebrates 150th birthday with Indian Motorcycle appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App Store. The post Best app deals of the day! 10 paid iPhone apps on sale for a limited time appeared first on Digital Trends.

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What would happen if Apple added 3D touch-like interaction to the home button? Apple's latest patent suggests that out favorite home button could get some of the coolest features yet. The post The iPhone’s home button could get joystick-like controls according to latest patent appeared first on Digital Trends.

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YouTube will livestream the high-profile Go match between Google's AlphaGo AI and world champion Lee Sedol. The series of five contests will take place next month in Seoul, South Korea, with the winner set to pocket $1 million. The post You can watch Google’s AI take on Go world champion Lee Sedol live on YouTube appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Although we may never know who is responsible, the Dridex Trojan malware has begun distributing the Avira anti-virus installer, making it a much less dangerous piece of kit, but no less puzzling. The post Unknown hacker infects malware with anti-virus program appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A Google self-driving car is set to begin testing in Kirkland, Washington, a suburb of Seattle. City officials lobbied hard to get Google to put some autonomous vehicles on its streets. The post Google expands its self-driving car program to Washington state appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Bentley has revealed it's in the early stages of developing a four-door coupe based on the Bentayga SUV. The project hasn't been given the green light for production, but early prototypes allegedly look like the sleek EXP 10 Speed 6 concept. The post Bentley wants to bring a head-turning Bentayga coupe to the market appeared first on Digital Trends.

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As it turns out, American cell phone service, really isn't all that hot -- in a world ranking from OpenSignal, the U.S. ranks only an abysmal 55th when it comes to LTE download speeds. The post U.S. LTE speeds aren't that great — just 55th in the world appeared first on Digital Trends.

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