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An Uber driver took advantage of a woman who fell asleep by driving across Manhattan several times before finally setting out for her destination. Because of the zigzag ride, the woman's charges totaled $293. The post Uber driver takes woman on a $293 joy ride before finally arriving at her destination appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Two Nissan 350Zs in the Dubai have set a new Guinness World Record for the longest ever twin vehicle drift. The record, which was broken at Nissan’s ‘370Z Drift Experience’ event, now stands at 17.7 miles of tire-spinning fun. The post Meet the drift twins: Nissan Z cars set twin vehicle drifting world record appeared first on Digital Trends.

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J. Cole's new album 2014 Forest Hills Drive benefited from Billboard's new way of tracking album sales, which include streaming tracks in the total, as it debuted at #1 after breaking a huge Spotify record. The post J. Cole’s new album hits number 1, breaks Spotify streaming record appeared first on Digital Trends.

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To give his latest project a creative twist, DIYer Mike Warren added photoluminescent powder into the resin on a table, creating a filler that charges up in sunlight and emits a cool blue glow when in partial or complete darkness. The post Photoluminescent resin makes this wooden table look like something out of Tron appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Marvel Comics has announced plans to reprint its adaptations of the original Star Wars trilogy in hardcover editions ahead of The Force Awakens premiere. The post Marvel Comics will reprint its adaptations of original Star Wars trilogy ahead of The Force Awakens appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Two new updates are now available for Dragon Age: Inquisition: a free expansion for multiplayer and a premium upgrade for all the deluxe edition content. The post There’s new, free DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition, and it’s all about Destruction appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Word has come from Neil Young that his high-definition audio player, with the help of Harman, will be coming to the 2016 Lincoln Continental and future Tesla models. This announcement should be music to audiophile motoring enthusiast’s ears. The post Neil Young’s Pono and Harman to bring sweet, hi-res music 2016 Lincoln Continental appeared first on Digital Trends.

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DISH has become the first pay-TV provider to integrate the Netflix app into its set-top box - subscribers with the second-generation Hopper box can now access Netflix straight from the device. The post Got DISH? Now you have Netflix, too; streaming app comes to set-top boxes today appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In time for the holidays, Motorola announced a new promotion that either takes $50 off $350 purchases or $100 off purchases of $500 or more. The promotion will run through December 23 and can be applied towards the Moto X (2014). The post Motorola gets in the holiday spirit with $50 and $100 discounts appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Another critical security concern on PCs and servers running Linux has come to light, called "Grinch" and deemed just as dangerous as Shellshock. The post Oh, the Who-manity: ‘Grinch’ security bug wreaks havoc on Linux appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Changes in regulation mean the DoD can now auction retired AM General military Humvees to civilians instead of being scrapped. The first batch of 25 stripped-out vehicles are only approved for off-road use. The post Wannabe soldiers take note: Ex-military Humvees are headed to civilian auction appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Photographer Peter Lik sold his work “Phantom” for a world record $6.5 million. But the high price tag has raised eyebrows about the sale’s authenticity. The post World’s most expensive photo sold for $6.5 million, raising critics’ eyebrows appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Consumers may be rejecting cable in favor of Netflix in droves, but when cable dies, the same desire for freedom will send them looking for even more flexible solutions. The post Don’t curate me, bro: Why Netflix is doomed right after killing cable appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Chameleon for iOS is an in-store shopping app that lets you know which stores support Apple Pay so you don't have to find out the hard way. The app also lets you locate in-store products, as well as check in-store inventory. The post Wondering which stores support Apple Pay? Find out with Chameleon for iOS appeared first on Digital Trends.

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According to a report, the FCC will leverage a $105 million fine against Sprint for surreptitiously charging customers for third-party services. AT&T recently paid a similar fine to settle charges with the agency. The post Sprint is next on FCC’s chopping block for cramming charges, as AT&T settles for $105M appeared first on Digital Trends.

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AWE me's Super Fan Builds made a Lord of the Rings litter box. Two cats will now be pooping in a gorgeous Hobbit-hole. Personally, we wouldn't let them wreck the Tower of Sauron scratching post, either. The post What sorcery is this? Lucky cats get Lord of the Rings Litter Box appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Hennessey VelociRaptor upgrade returns for the 2015 Ford F-150, filling the gap left by the departed SVT Raptor performance truck. Now all Ford needs to do is get around to making one of its own. The post Will Hennessey’s VelociRaptor 600 be a suitable F-150 SVT Raptor replacement? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sources tied to suppliers hint that Alfa has new, high-output engines are in the works, ranging from a V6 to a turbo-diesel four-cylinder. This follows an announcement in May to revitalize the brand with eight new vehicles. The post Alfa Romeo getting its magic back? New high-performance engines in the works appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Despite recently signing a no doubt lucrative partnership with Yahoo, the Mozilla Foundation needs more money from Firefox fans to make the browser better. The post Mozilla hopes you’re in a giving mode, asks for in-browser Firefox charity appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Volvo is refocusing its marketing efforts on the Internet. It plans to introduce online sales and expand digital advertising, while curtailing its presence at international auto shows. The post Volvo may swap auto shows for online sales and more digital marketing appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The first episode of Telltale's new 'Game of Thrones' video game sees players controlling three characters — squire Gared, lord Ethan, and handmaiden Mira — as they live and die by the laws of the Seven Kingdoms. The post Game Of Thrones episode 1 recap: ‘Iron From Ice’ draws blood from House Forrester appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The newly-released iPad port of Papers, Please, Lucas Pope's dystopian bureaucracy simulator, has had its pixelated nudity restored after Apple rolled back their initial kibosh. The post Apple reverses censorship of pixelated nudity in iPad ‘Papers, Please’ appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A Porsche-themed watch face has shown up for the Android Wear operating system. Available for free on Google Play now, the face transforms depending on what races are going on that week. The post Be the ultimate loyalist, let’s say, with Porsche’s watch face for Android Wear appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Storm Island, a new expansion for Forza Horizon 2, is now exclusively available on Xbox One, adding an exotic new location and loads of content to fill it. The post Take a spin around Storm Island in Forza Horizon 2’s new expansion appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sony has revealed its SmartEyeglass prototype, which it will show off as a concept device at CES 2015. Rather than a standalone model, SmartEyeglass clips to existing glasses, and Sony plans to put it in production during the next year. The post Sony’s latest concept smart eyewear can be fitted to any glasses, will be demoed at CES appeared first on Digital Trends.

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