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Photo-sharing site SmugMug has acquired fellow photo-sharing site Flickr from Yahoo (Oath Inc.) for an undisclosed sum. Don't worry, though -- Flickr isn't going anywhere, and may even finally receive the resources it's long deserved. The post SmugMug acquires Flickr from Yahoo, says ‘the future is bright’ appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Netflix's stable of content has grown quickly, and the streaming service now boasts dozens of shows produced in-house. Looking for the cream of the crop? These are our picks for the best Netflix original series. The post The best Netflix series appeared first on Digital Trends.

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It can be hard to find a record player that’s bot inexpensive and decent-sounding, let alone one that sports stylish good looks. Crosley’s sleek new C6 turntable looks to check all of those boxes, so we pulled one in for review to see if it holds up under scrutiny. The post Crosley C6 turntable review appeared first on Digital Trends.

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BMW Group’s Digital Day, a sort of tech fair and outing held at its headquarters in Munich, gives the automaker an opportunity to showcase some of its latest developments and innovations in automotive technology. The post BMW’s Digital Day showcases automaker’s innovations in A.I. and 5G technology appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The 20th of April is upon us, and you know what that means. Get down to canna-business and come check out our list of weed-related tech to celebrate before Snoop Dogg smokes it all himself. The post Celebrate 4/20 with the dopest weed gadgets in the observable universe appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The sixth-generation Lexus ES just turned six this year. With the automotive genus, specifically the passenger car species, that’s getting quite old and Lexus recently revealed a new model. The post The 2019 Lexus ES keeps with tradition but says bye-bye to inconspicuousness appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The U.S. Justice Department is reportedly investigating possible collusion between Verizon and AT&T, who have been accused of trying to block the development and implementation of eSIM technology. The post Verizon, AT&T under investigation for allegedly colluding to block eSIM tech appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In this week's photo industry news, see what errors Sony is fixing on the a7 III with new firmware. The 360 Rylo Cam also gets a firmware update to add a new 180-degree mode. And startup Band.it is bringing lens grips for photographers. The post Photo FOMO: Get a (lens) grip, Sony a7 III firmware fix, Rylo gains 180 mode appeared first on Digital Trends.

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With Record Store Day just around the corner, it can be daunting to figure out the best new music hitting shelves. Here is our list of the most anticipated new releases to check out during the year's best music holiday. The post The 10 best albums for Record Store Day appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Looking to make solar panels more efficient? Why not try putting a dent in them? That's the basis for an intriguing new project from researchers at the United Kingdom’s University of Warwick. The post Tiny dents in solar cells could make them more efficient than ever appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Chinese manufacturer Mobvoi launched an Indiegogo campaign for the Ticpods Free, a pair of fully wireless earbuds that look similar to Apple's popular AirPods. You can get them at an early bird price of $79. The post These AirPod lookalikes blend bold style with slick features appeared first on Digital Trends.

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How would like to buy a brand-new version of one of the greatest muscle cars of all time, even though said car is decades old? An Oklahoma company is selling new versions of the 1969-70 Ford Mustang Boss 429, Boss 302, and Mach 1. The post You can now buy a ‘brand-new’ 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 429, Boss 302, or Mach 1 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We've got a shopping list of the top 10 albums to pick up for Record Store Day but it wouldn't do much good without a turntable and speakers to play them. We've partnered with Fluance to give two lucky, aspiring collectors a Fluance RT81 Turntable and Fluance Signature Series bookshelf speakers. The post Giveaway: Fluance Turntable & Bookshelf Speakers For Record Store Day appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Panasonic GH5S is a low-light champ that’s heavy on pro video features. It may not have the broad appeal of the standard GH5, but it’s a very powerful video camera for the right user. The post Panasonic Lumix GH5S hands-on review appeared first on Digital Trends.

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What are the social networks up to this week? Facebook is launching a slew of new tests, while facing scrutiny for housing discrimination on top of data practices. Pinterest now has prettier profiles for businesses (with more stats). The post Social Feed: Pinterest glams up, Facebook tests ‘live’ prerecorded premieres appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Oculus inspired the new generation of virtual reality headsets with its incredibly successful Kickstarter. Is the original the standard, or have its imitators surpassed it? Let's take a look at how the Rift stacks up. The post Oculus Rift review appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Digital Trends recently paid a fascinating visit to the Swedish headquarters of Cellink, one of the most exciting companies working on 3D bioprinted organs. Here's what we found out. The post Inside Cellink, the Swedish company building 3D printers for living tissue appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A new GfK study shows that U.S. consumers prefer to use their smartphones to control their smart home tech, over those who prefer to employ digital assistants such as Amazon Alexa and Google Home as their smart home hub. The post Can digital home assistants top smartphones for control of the smart home? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Acer and Dell are slashing gaming laptop prices for a limited time. Acer is selling the Nitro 5 with a Core i5-7300HQ processor and a discrete GTX 1050 Ti graphics chip for dirt-cheap. Dell has a similar model with a GTX 1060. The post Acer, Dell slash gaming laptop prices to make room for new Intel models appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Browsing the web can be less secure than most users would hope. If that concerns you, a virtual private network -- aka a VPN -- is a decent solution. Check out a few of the best VPN services on the market, so you can encrypt data on any device. The post The best VPN services appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lenovo has finally unveiled the new Moto E5 Plus, replacing the Moto E4 Plus as the company's budget handset to beat. But is the new phone that much better than the older Moto E4 Plus? We put them head to head to find out. The post Moto E5 Plus vs. Moto E4 Plus: Battle of the ultra-budget Motos appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The film adaptation of Ubisoft's 2016 game The Division has a new director. Deadpool 2 director David Leitch joins the project that has Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Chastain in leading roles. The post ‘Deadpool 2’ director signs on to direct ‘The Division’ adaptation appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google has been awarded a new patent that could replace the profile pictures in your Android contacts with animated images. How? The animations could be captured in video calls, then reused in other parts of Android. The post Google patent could replace your contacts’ profile pictures with animations appeared first on Digital Trends.

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This week, Lyft launched a program to "immediately offset the carbon emissions from all rides globally." As a result, moving forward, the company has committed to ensuring that "any Lyft ride ... will be carbon neutral."  The post Lyft pledges to offset its carbon emissions, commits to carbon-neutral rides appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Swedish DJ, producer, and philanthropist, Tim Bergling, better known by his stage name Avicii, has died at the age of 28. He was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on Friday. He had previously suffered from a number of health issues. The post Swedish producer and DJ, Avicii, found dead at 28 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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