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Fraudsters have circumvented Apple Pay's high security by fooling lax banks with fake cards. But it seems Apple Pay is less to blame than the banks themselves, as fraud rates vary widely from bank to bank. The post Fraudsters exploit weak bank security process to add fake cards on Apple Pay appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Audi’s chief engineer for electronics development, Ricky Hudi, revealed at the Geneva Motor Show that the next-gen A8’s piloted driving system will be called “Traffic Jam Pilot.” And it will autonomously drive the car up to speeds of 37 to 49 mph. The post Audi promises first production piloted driving with ‘Traffic Jam Pilot’ in next-gen A8 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Wolfenstein: The Old Blood tells a prequel story set before the events of 2014's Wolfenstein: The New Order. Bethesda confirms that the standalone game is coming in May 2015. The post Wolfenstein: The Old Blood explores the world before World War II was won by Nazis appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Syber, CyberPowerPC's new division, announced on March 3 that it will be launching a new line of Steam Machines this fall. The news came at the Gamers Developers Conference, and Syber specified that it will introduce six different models. The post Syber’s Steam Machine dream continues with six-model lineup appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Project Ara is Google's modular phone, which relies on other companies building compatible modules to power it. One company is Yezz, and we got to see some of the wild ideas it has for Ara in the future. The post See some of the wild ideas for Project Ara modules appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Day two has come and gone in Barcelona, where 2015’s Mobile World Congres (MWC) show is in full swing. And amid the tapas plates and tangos, we’ve seen a helluva lot of amazing technology. Here are some of the highlights from the biggest mobile tech showcase in the world. The post MWC day two recap: All the news from the world’s largest mobile show appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Mercedes-Benz Metris is a midsize van sold in other markets as the Vito that will soon arrive in the U.S. and Canada, giving Mercedes a smaller companion to its existing Sprinter. The post Mercedes-Benz enters the family-hauling market with the mid-size Metris van appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Konami confirms a September 1, 2015 release date and collector's edition details for the console versions of Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain. A Steam version is coming at a later date. The post Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain release date is set for September 1 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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You heard your co-worker coughing yesterday, but how sick is he? Kinsa's smart thermometer will soon be able to tell you the health score of different groups, from your kid's school to your kickball team. The post Tracking illness in your community may soon be a breeze with a smart thermometer appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lexus’ LF-SA concept has made its official world debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. At just over 11-feet long, the ‘Lexus Future Small Adventurer’ is a futuristic city car with a focus on maneuverability. The post Lexus goes from bold to bizarre with its LF-SA concept appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Have you graduated from Ikea? If you're looking for something that fits your decor but doesn't cost designer prices, Arrister launched its customizable furniture on Kickstarter today. The post Over Ikea? Customizable furniture maker launches on Kickstarter appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Following a recent deal inked with AMC network, Sling TV added AMC and IFC to the $20 Basic Live TV pack today, along with a new "Hollywood Extra" add-on pack from Epix. The post Cord cutters, get your Walking Dead on: Sling TV adds AMC today appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sony confirms plans to launch its virtual reality headset Project Morpheus sometime during the first half of 2016. There's no indication of price or other details at this time. The post PlayStation’s virtual reality headset Project Morpheus to launch in 2016 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Unreal Engine 4 and Unity 5, two of the dominant game development engines in the industry, are now both available for free to anyone interested in trying their hand at making games. The post Get into game development with free versions of both Unity and Unreal appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Who knew VPNs and online privacy could be so simple and cute? That's what the TunnelBear app does. It takes a complex, and often dull, feature and makes it accessible, simple, and best of all, fun. The post Want to watch U.S. Netflix from anywhere in the world? TunnelBear’s VPN app is a 1-click fix appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Podo is a neat-looking smartphone-controlled camera that this week shot through its Kickstarter target. Easy to operate and sporting a clever design, Podo could give the selfie stick a run for its money when it launches later this year. The post Meet Podo, the smartphone-controlled camera that fancies itself as a selfie-stick slayer appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Apple Watch is edging closer to launch, but it's still hard to know how all of its apps will look and function on such a small display. A new interactive site, however, has a bash at showing us what we can expect.... The post Play about with Apple Watch apps on this new interactive site appeared first on Digital Trends.

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An extraordinary photo of a woodpecker flying with a weasel on its back was captured by an amateur photographer this week. Brit Martin Le-May initially thought he was taking a photo of only the bird before quickly realizing he had something special. The post Photographer tells how he got amazing shot of weasel riding on a woodpecker’s back appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Today EVGA announced its plans to double the GTX 960's memory with a new 4GB model while adding a new cooling unit that should help to keep the card quieter and colder during 4K gaming sessions. The post EVGA doubles down on GTX 960, ups to 4GB of RAM appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Chew.tv, a live streaming portal, allows you to watch the best DJs perform from the comfort of your couch. The post Chew.tv is like Twitch.tv for aspiring DJs appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Netflix has acquired True Detective director Cary Fukunaga's new film, Beasts Of No Nation, featuring The Wire and Luther star Idris Elba. The post Idris Elba’s new African war film will debut on Netflix appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In an interview during Mobile World Congress, BlackBerry CEO John Chen confirmed he is open to having his company create another tablet. However, in order for BlackBerry to consider this, the tablet will have to be 'iconic.' The post BlackBerry is open to making another tablet, so long as it’s ‘iconic’ appeared first on Digital Trends.

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NBCUniversal is the latest network to announce plans for a streaming service, this one focused specifically on comedy content, including full episodes of The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Saturday Night Live, and some original series. The post NBCUniversal looks to entice cord-cutters with standalone comedy streaming service appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Need help paying off student loans? Why not try out Givling, an online true-or-false trivia game that helps pay off student loans once it earns a certain amount of money. The game will launch sometime this month. The post Want to pay off your student debts? Why not play this online trivia game appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Samsung confirmed the company is taking a break from making smartwatches. Considering how the company released six such devices in a span of just a year and a half, this might not come as a surprise to some. The post Samsung decides to take a breather from the smartwatch space — For now appeared first on Digital Trends.

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