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Cloud storage firm Dropbox has had to contend with a user backlash over its decision to appoint Condoleezza Rice to its board of directors. The appointment was announced at the same time as the company’s new Carousel app, but users are concerned about Dr Rice’s associations with wiretapping and government surveillance while part of the […]The post Dropbox under fire for appointing Condoleezza Rice to its board appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The stunning Koenigsegg One:1 already has a number of firsts, like most powerful production car, to its name. Now we get a behind the scenes look at how. In a new video series, Koenigsegg's founder Christian Von Koenigsegg talks about how they designed and built the first ever production car that produces one horsepower for every kilo of weight. The post Videos reveal secrets of the Koenigsegg One:1, including its cloud-connected suspension appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you’re in the market for a stellar pair of on-ear headphones, our list of favorites is sure to have a pair that’s right up your alley. Come inside to peruse our top picks in the affordable world of on-ear cans.The post Best on-ear headphones appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Burned out on apps, keys and screens? Improve your analog life this weekend! Digital Trends’ brother site The Manual exists to give men straight-up advice, from unspoken suit rules you need to know, to the latest in fashion, food, drink, travel, grooming and culture. The post Flipping through The Manual: Hulking live-edge tables, stout glasses and more appeared first on Digital Trends.

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On April 15, the first in a series of four lunar eclipses will occur, in which the moon will appear red. This event has taken place only three times in the past 500 years, NASA says, making it a highly rare phenomenon.The post Get your cameras ready, first in series of rare ‘blood moon’ eclipses begins April 15 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Firaxis puts a new spin on Civilization in Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth, which gives players a chance to shape the course of human development in the context of settling an alien world.The post Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth gives you command of humanity’s future appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sprint customer? Spotify lover? Reports in the technology press over the weekend suggest that the two companies are on the verge of agreeing a deal to bundle packages together for customers.The post Sprint and Spotify tie-up could be on the cards appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A challenge set up by CloudFlare has determined that the Heartbleed bug can be used to steal private SSL keys, giving hackers the ability to spoof secure websites without leaving any trace.The post New hacking challenge shows Heartbleed is as bad as we thought appeared first on Digital Trends.

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On Wednesday, April 8, Matt Oscamou found out he would have a chance at $300 million in Google Ventures money -- the company was picking him up for an UberPITCH. In exactly 7 minutes. He was wearing sandals and a t-shirt. Here's what happened.The post For lucky #UberPITCH entrepeneurs, opportunity didn’t knock, it just drove up appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Just days after support for Windows XP ended, a variety of threats are appearing online — watch out for third-party tools that ostensibly patch your XP system but which can't be trusted.The post Hackers already targeting vulnerable XP users appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Probably looking for a way to kill time while stuck on the freeway, L.A. motorists posed for selfies and group photos while the police had a portion of the freeway shut down for three hours due to a suicidal man.The post L.A. drivers take selfies, group shots while stranded on blocked freeway appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Looking to disrupt the smartphone market and take on both Apple and Samsung, retail giant Amazon may be working on a new mobile phone that used multiple front-facing cameras to display 3D images on the screen.The post Report: Amazon’s first smartphone to be revealed in June, ships by September appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Some Cisco gear is vulnerable to the Heartbleed bug, some isn't, and some are still being investigated by the company. You can learn more about what's affected and what isn't here.The post Which Cisco routers, modems and networking gear are affected by and safe from the Heartbleed bug? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Check out Rockstar Games' new Capture Creator, a free add-on for GTA Online that allows you to build matches for the game's Capture the Flag-inspired mode.The post GTA Online Capture Creator is live and you can win $1,000,000 for using it appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Even more evidence has surfaced suggesting Apple will introduce a new 12-inch Macbook Air sporting a retina display late this year. Learn more here.The post More rumors point to 12-Inch Macbook Air with Retina coming late this year appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Heartbleed affects pretty much everyone, any of your data could have been taken, and none of us were at fault. So why do we entrust our entire lives to this thing called 'the Internet' again?The post This Heartbleed Bug is going to turn me into a hermit appeared first on Digital Trends.

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According to several leaked documents, Samsung knew that sales of its Galaxy Tab were low, yet still knowingly lied about its tablet sales to analysts and investors.The post Internal document shows Samsung lied about Galaxy Tab sales appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Press Play's Project Totem takes an original approach to puzzle-platforming by putting players in control of two characters that move in tandem with one another.The post Project Totem reinvents platforming with a ‘two is better than one’ philosophy appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you live-tweet everything from your lunch to your horrible date, you’ll be pleased to know that you’re more rare than previously thought. A report found that 44 percent of the 974 million users on Twitter have never tweeted.The post Silent birds: 44 percent of Twitter users have never tweeted appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lamborghini is reportedly set to unveil the ‘Nazionale’ Aventador from its new Ad Personam program. The new bespoke building program is perfect for raging bull buyers who don’t think having 691 horsepower is showy enough.The post Lamborghini ‘Nazionale’ Aventador LP 700-4 set for unveil in Beijing appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In just four frames, the popular web comic xkcd puts together an eloquent explanation how the now-infamous Heartbleed bug works. Hit the jump to see it.The post How the Heartbleed bug works, as explained by a Web comic appeared first on Digital Trends.

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There are plenty of add-ons out there that will help you to get more from your powerful new smartphone. In this roundup of Samsung Galaxy S5 accessories we check out headphones, docks, chargers, and more.The post 10 essential accessories for a new Galaxy S5 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A Bloomberg report states that the National Security Agency was fully aware of the Heartbleed bug, and used the flaw for its own purposes. Learn more here.The post The NSA reportedly exploited the Heartbleed bug for years appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Chevrolet released today the specs, performance, and images of the all-new, 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible. Powered by the same LT4 V8, the Convertible is now the most powerful drop top ever built by Chevrolet.The post Chevrolet’s 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible lets the sunrays in, while the 625-hp V8 roars appeared first on Digital Trends.

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From the outside, the Duo looks like a hip, hardwood tabletop speaker, but at its heart is a custom-built computer and premium audio components that could let you swipe your media center clean of all those little black boxes.The post Tubecore’s Duo weds the best of analog and digital in hardwood harmony appeared first on Digital Trends.

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