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Researchers at The Australian National University (ANU) and The University of Sydney hope to improve current wildlife tracking technology and extend it to smaller species and more remote locations using drones equipped with miniature radio receivers. The post Researchers develop world’s first drone for real-time wildlife tracking appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Oakland Police Department has decided to curtail its license plate reader retention period from two years to six months thanks to hard drive crashes on its Windows XP computer. The post The Oakland police store license plates on a Windows XP machine – and it’s been crashing appeared first on Digital Trends.

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There may be more than one valid interpretation of the events depicted in the 80's classic The Karate Kid. According to YouTube user J. Matthew Turner, we should take a closer look at the behavior of the film's protagonist The post Watch this video argue that Johnny, not Daniel, was the real hero of The Karate Kid appeared first on Digital Trends.

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It's never nice when a child is ill, especially if you don't know what's wrong with them. In one case where that seems to have happened, the parents of a child are suing the school, claiming that its Wireless network is to blame. The post Family sues school, claiming strong Wi-Fi signals made their son ill appeared first on Digital Trends.

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As well as Chris Cornell's 4th solo LP, "Higher Truth," the frontman said that the band is working on material for an new Soundgarden record. The band previously released their sixth studio record "King Animal" in 2012 after reuniting two years earlier. The post There will be a new Soundgarden record, says frontman Chris Cornell appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Oshkosh's joint light tactical vehicles (JLTV) are replacing Humvee models in the U.S. Military over the next 25 years. The $6.75 billion contract was awarded to Oshkosh over two major rivals: Lockheed Martin and AM General. The post Oshkosh nabs $6.75 Billion U.S. Military contract, replacing Humvee JLT Vehicles appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Chrysler axed the 300 SRT in the United States, but the hot-rodded sedan still lives on in global markets like Australia. It features a 6.4-liter Hemi V8, an eight-speed automatic transmission and a more upscale cockpit with soft-touch surfaces. The post Chrysler killed the 300 SRT in the U.S., but Australians can buy an upgraded version of it appeared first on Digital Trends.

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YouTube it set to roll out dedicated gaming channel and apps, Verizon's Hum smart car kit changes your old beater into a Tesla. Well, almost. The post YouTube set to launch gaming service: DT Daily appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Posting found or lost dogs on Facebook only goes so far. The Finding Rover app is designed to recognize your pet's face and search shelter networks for Fido's familiar face. The post This app can help you find your lost dog, or return a lost dog to its owner appeared first on Digital Trends.

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'The Latin Explosion: A New America' will explore the impact of Latin artists living stateside from cha-cha to J-Lo. Tommy Mottola, the former Sony music exec who was essential in Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, and Ricky Martin's success, will exec produce. The post HBO doc feat. Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, Carlos Santana will explore Latin music history appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lenovo might be planning to merge its own mobile division into Motorola, allowing the executives of its subsidiary, which it acquired in January 2014, to call the shots in the mobile market. The post Lenovo plans to hand the reigns of its phone business over to Motorola appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lucasfilm will debut the toy line for Star Wars: Episode VII -- The Force Awakens in a global, streaming video event that kicks off in Australia and culminates 18 hours later in California. The post The Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys will be revealed in a global, streaming video event appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Terraria is a game best experienced with a group of your friends, and a dedicated server is the best way to do so. Follow our handy guide and you'll be exploring and crafting with your friends in no time. The post Can you dig it? Here’s how to set up a dedicated Terraria server appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Kanye West has been named the recipient of the 2015 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award for the MTV Video Music Awards, and will be honored during the live broadcast on August 30. The post Wait, what? MTV Video Music Awards to honor Kanye West appeared first on Digital Trends.

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You can finally get your hands on the super-thin Galaxy Tab S2 next month. Whether it's the Wi-Fi or the Wi-Fi/LTE version you're looking for, we give you the lowdown on where you can get one starting September 3. The post The super-thin Galaxy Tab S2 arrives in the U.S. on Sept 3, Here’s where you can buy one appeared first on Digital Trends.

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With this guide, you'll be able to restore your Windows PC to the settings that it had when you first bought it. We cover every version of Windows since Vista. The post How to restore your Windows computer to its factory settings appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Wealthy Chinese entrepreneur is hoping to take on the Tesla Model S with a new EV called Le Supercar. Set to go on sale in 2018, the Le Supercar is being designed by a team of 600 employees that includes former Lotus, Tesla and BMW employees. The post A Chinese startup is out to take on Tesla, but it promises not to copy the Model S appeared first on Digital Trends.

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They might seem trickier, what with their dots and lines and patterns, but as it turns out, the lock codes familiar to Android users are just as easy to crack as the alphanumeric ones used by iPhone devotees. The post Android lock patterns are just as vulnerable as other passwords, so use more nodes appeared first on Digital Trends.

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For whisky that is truly out of this world, look no further than Japan’s Suntory label, which has decided to send its liquor off the planet and onto the International Space Station. The post Get buzzed in space with this whiskey, newly sent over to the International Space Station appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A planned reboot of the Blade comic book series featuring the vampire hunter and his daughter fighting evil together may have been delayed by Marvel in order to develop a movie, according to a new rumor. The post Is Marvel planning a new Blade movie with a female lead? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Code repository GitHub was targeted by a DDoS attack this week that allegedly occurred due to the site hosting code that allowed Chinese users to bypass censorship in their country. The post DDoS attack hits GitHub after Chinese police force developer to remove code appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In the few weeks since the launch of Windows 10, Microsoft has managed to have as many as 75 million people from as many as 192 countries around the world install the new OS. The firm may not have made much money from it yet, but the adoption rate is huge. The post Windows 10 now adopted by 75 million of us appeared first on Digital Trends.

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It appears Sony may be continuing its awkward bi-yearly flagship smartphone launch schedule, if a new tweet hinting at the Xperia Z5 coming to IFA 2015 is to be believed. The company will reveal all during the IFA tech show next week. The post Did Sony just tease the Xperia Z5 on Twitter? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Jaguar F-Pace will debut at the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show with some borrowed elements from other Jaguar models, including the F-Type. Will that makes it the sports car of SUVs? The post To make the F-Pace SUV handle properly, Jaguar rummaged through its parts bin appeared first on Digital Trends.

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This newest addition to the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center will use a cleaner trademarked recycling method. Aqua Metals joins Tesla Motors' new gigafactory and Switch's Supernap. The post World’s first lead battery recycling plant to open in Nevada in 2016 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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