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Garmin combines luxury and sport with its latest smart watch, the Fenix Chronos, which features an ultra-sleek look, yet still carries the features would expect from a sports watch under the hood. The post Garmin combines luxury and sports tracking for the Fenix Chronos sports watch appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Zoltan Istvan is the Transhumanist party leader and independent candidate for the forthcoming U.S. elections. Istvan’s platform? That he wants you to live forever thanks to the amazing world of AI and augmentation. The post Forget ‘great,’ presidential hopeful Zoltan Istvan wants to make America immortal appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Forget the clones, Snapchat's growth simply cannot be contained. The visual messaging app's popularity is set to reach new heights in the U.S. and abroad by the end of 2017, according to a new report. The post Snapchat on target to snap up 217 million users by the end of 2017 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Domino's says it wants to start delivering pizza using drones, and on Thursday showed off its technology – pizza 'n' all – at a special demonstration in New Zealand. The post Flying pizza looks to be on its way to New Zealand as Domino’s demos drone delivery appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google has just launched a fabulous 360-degree interactive documentary featuring five of the country's national parks as part of celebrations for this month's 100th anniversary of the National Parks Service. The post Google wants to take you on 360-degree tours of America’s amazing national parks appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Uber is planning to launch a self-driving taxi service in a few weeks but NuTonomy has beaten the ride-hailing company to it. Claiming to be the first service of its kind in the world, NuTonomy has six autonomous cabs tootling about Singapore at launch. The post Uber beaten by Singapore’s NuTonomy in race to launch first driverless taxi service appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A committee of UK lawmakers has released a report that accuses Twitter, Facebook, and Google of "consciously" failing to tackle ISIS activity on their respective platforms. The panel of MPs have outlined a set of instructions for the tech giants. The post Twitter, Facebook, and Google intentionally failing to tackle ISIS online, claim UK MPs appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Earlier this month Japanese cops said they'd handed out more than 700 tickets for traffic violations involving people playing Pokémon Go while operating a vehicle. On Wednesday it revealed its first death related to the game, caused by a distracted driver. The post Japan has just reported its first ‘Pokémon Go’-related death appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Fujifilm's latest compact mirrorless camera, the X-A3, is loaded with features for the selfie photographer, but the company also introduced something for higher-end users: a 23mm f/2 lens. The post Get your face on: Fujifilm’s new compact X-A3 mirrorless camera puts selfies first appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Ford's diverse FordPass mobility service is adding a feature that allows users to book and pay for parking using a Ford-managed smartphone app. It's available in 160 U.S. cities. The post New FordPass feature aims to take the pain out of finding a place to park appeared first on Digital Trends.

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With a new, 30MP full-frame sensor, 4K video, improved autofocus, and seven frames-per-second continuous shooting, Canon's latest professional DSLR is its most versatile camera yet. The post Canon’s EOS 5D goes Mark IV with 4K video, 30 megapixels, 7 frames per second appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Now you see me, now you … stop looking at my damn screen. Ever feel like the guy in the seat next to you is studying your spreadsheets a little too closely? Or maybe you’re writing a passionate billet doux to your amour, and want to keep prying eyes from your letter? Whatever the situation […] The post HP just built 3M’s privacy screens directly into its new laptops appeared first on Digital Trends.

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YouTube will soon let you interact with creators like never before thanks to the roll-out of a new social timeline for channels. The social networking features heading to the video platform include text posts, polls, photo, and video sharing. The post YouTube plans to launch the social networking features you’ve always wanted appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Having celebrated a successful maiden flight just a week ago, the team behind the world's largest aircraft were shocked to see the enormous Airlander 10 crash-land on Wednesday at the end of only its second outing. The post Watch the world’s largest aircraft crash-land on only its second outing appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sci-Fi meets reality as a planet is confirmed around our nearest celestial neighbor. With little visual evidence there's quite a bit we don't know yet, including whether it has an atmosphere or not. The post Sci-Fi meets reality: there’s a potentially habitable planet around Proxima Centauri appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Facebook is planning to transform Messenger into your smartphone's default messaging. A new test feature will bypass the need to send a friend request on the social network before you can start chatting with someone. The post Facebook testing Messenger feature that could signal the end of friend requests appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Street photographer Eric Kim shares five tips he's learned on how to be less conspicuous and more covert when taking photos of strangers on the street so they don't think twice about being photographed. The post 5 tips for staying invisible while shooting street photography appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Are connected motorcycle helmets the future? After the disaster that was Skully, a Russian inventor may have a better way to see the road ahead for riders. We took a look at his latest prototype. The post Want a HUD in your motorcycle helmet? Livemap survives where Skully crashed appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Looking for the tallest, fastest, and most thrilling rollercoasters on the planet? Look no furhter. We've rounded up a list of the biggest rollercoasters known to man for your viewing pleasure The post Seven record-breaking roller coasters that will throw you for a loop appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Twitter has introduced a new direct message button to its publishing features that allows users to chat with businesses and brands from any site on the web. You can expect to see the new plugin popping up all over the internet. The post Twitter’s new direct messaging button will let you chat with any site on the web appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Forget quadcopters, Parrot’s new Disco is a fixed-wing drone that weaves through the skies like a plane, and an included headset puts you in the virtual cockpit. The post Hands on: Parrot Disco appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Whether MacOS is giving you a spinning beach ball of death, or iTunes is taking too long to close (again), sometimes you just need to immediately close an app if MacOS isn’t being cooperative. The post Stuck on the spinng wheel of doom? Five ways to Force Quit an app in MacOS appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Turn 10 has announced the last batch of cars coming to Forza Horizon 3. They include the 1972 Reliant Supervan III as well as the 1946 Ford Super Deluxe Station Wagon The post Reliant Supervan III, Ford Super Deluxe Station Wagon coming to ‘Forza Horizon 3’ appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google may be testing the option to customize Android's navigation bar to add a little more than what's currently available, according to hidden code in 7.0 Nougat. You may soon be able to add a clipboard, a keyboard switcher, and more. The post Google may let you add clipboard, keyboard switcher to Android’s navigation bar appeared first on Digital Trends.

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In a challenge pitting human texters against a cutting-edge speech recognition algorithm, the computer not only won -- it was three times faster than humans typing the same message. Impressive, right? The post Smartphone speech recognition can text 3 times faster than you can type appeared first on Digital Trends.

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