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With Sprint announcing several objectives it wants to accomplish, a new report reveals that the nation's third largest carrier will unveil new wireless plans as soon as next week. The new plans might include a $50 unlimited everything plan. The post Sprint’s new wireless plans could include $50 for unlimited everything appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A TV spot for Denzel Washington's violent, upcoming film based on the hit '80s series also features a preview of Eminem's upcoming single "Guts Over Fear." The post Eminem’s new single debuts in preview for The Equalizer with Denzel Washington appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Available now, Sony's "Album of the Day" app offers iPhone users discounted albums for download through iTunes. The app first launched in Germany back in March, though time will tell if it's successful in the U.S. The post Sony will offer discounted albums through iTunes for iOS users appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Softbank-owned Sprint is about to start selling the Sharp Aquos Crystal, a smartphone with almost no screen bezel surrounding the 5-inch screen at all, giving it a futuristic, and very sleek look. The post Forget the bezel, the Sprint-bound Sharp Aquos Crystal doesn’t have one appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment reveals the first details of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor's downloadable content, which will be available for pre-order via a Season Pass. The post Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor season pass gets you missions, runes, skins, and more appeared first on Digital Trends.

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There’s nowhere to run to, baby. Nowhere to hide. For the poor souls trapped in New York on FX’s The Strain, the safe zones are becoming few and far between. A blood-thirsty menace rages throughout New York City, thanks to an ancient, evil virus brought into America’s borders via Regis Air 753, and on this […] The post The Strain weekly recap: ‘Occultation’ moons New York appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Considered the world's first smartphone, the IBM Simon will form part of a new exhibition at the London Science Museum later this year. The device has a touchscreen and a stylus, but the battery lasts only for an hour. The post The IBM Simon, the world’s first smartphone, to be put on display at London Science Museum appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Effective health tracking wearables are only starting to go mainstream, but there are already a number of devices targeting more serious health concerns. Here are a few of them. The post 6 wearables that help regular people live with dangerous health conditions appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Technology is being used more and more to help encourage greater interest in culture and art. A UK-based arts group, for example, this week launches a project that'll see London's historic statues calling up passers-by to deliver entertaining monologues. The post London’s historic statues will start calling smartphones from this week appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Just a couple of weeks short of the Moto 360's official launch event it seems Best Buy mistakenly posted its listing for Motorola's stylish smartwatch. The page, now removed, suggests the gadget will retail for $250. The post Moto 360 smartwatch to sell for $250, Best Buy listing reveals appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Twitter likes to try out new features on a limited number of users before rolling it out to everyone – or ditching it entirely. Its latest experiment involves retweeting users' favorited posts, bringing extra (possibly unwanted) content to Twitter timelines. The post Twitter widens experiment that turns favorites into retweets appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sony's newest entry-level mirrorless camera, the A5100, uses the same sensor, image processor, and hybrid autofocus system as its much lauded A6000 sibling, but it one-ups that model with enhanced features for moviemaking. The post Sony trickles down high-end guts to latest compact mirrorless, the Alpha 5100 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Former Microsoft President Jon Shirley’s 1954 Ferrari 375 MM Scaglietti Coupe has taken home the Best In Show prize at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The car stands as the only Ferrari to ever win the event and the first post-WWII car to win the prize since 1968. The post Former Microsoft President’s 1954 Ferrari 375 MM named Best In Show at 2014 Pebble Beach appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk! The post Awesome tech you can’t buy yet, for the week of August 17, 2014 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Computers that calculate data at the speed of light could arrive in just a handful of years. Learn more here. The post Computers that calculate data at the speed of light could arrive as early as 2020 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Mercedes-Benz has added two new engines to the M-Class lineup in a bid to boost the SUV's fuel efficiency. Both engines are smaller than the units they replace and fitted with a standard start/stop system. The post 2015 Mercedes-Benz M-Class to get more fuel efficient engines appeared first on Digital Trends.

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We talk to the lead singer, and lead director of OK Go about the band's latest video The Writing's on the Wall, and what it takes to make an entire video in one straight take. The post When tech offered no shortcuts, OK Go made magic happen the old-fashioned way appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google is continuing its acquisition binge in 2014 with the purchase of Jetpac, an iOS app that uses public information from Instagram photos to create visual city maps and guides. Jetpac's image search capabilities open up intriguing opportunities for Google. The post Google acquires image-based city guides company Jetpac to improve visual search appeared first on Digital Trends.

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You may not be able to do much about lumbering streaming speeds, but some say knowing is half the battle. Check out our quick-hit guide for on how to test your Netflix streaming speed, whether your prefer to check the ISP Speed Index or play a dedicated video. The post If you suspect your Netflix is dragging, here’s how to test and find out appeared first on Digital Trends.

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"Education" may be a broad term, but there are more than enough quality educational apps on the market for both iOS and Android. Check out our top picks for the best educational apps. The post Best educational apps to boost your brain power appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Ever posted something on Twitter or Facebook that you've later regretted? Not a problem with Sobrr, where everything is programmed to automatically expire after a period of 24 hours. The post Sobrr is the latest social network where everything disappears appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Late actor and comedian Robin Williams, who was found dead in his San Francisco Bay Area home on Monday, will be memorialized in World of Warcraft, one of the video games he used to play The post Robin Williams will be immortalized with a character in World of Warcraft appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The first Range Rover ever built is scheduled to cross the auction block in England later this month. The truck was fully restored in the 1990s and it looks to be in like-new condition in spite of showing 86,000 miles on the clock. The post First-ever Range Rover worth at least twice the price of a new model appeared first on Digital Trends.

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If you're a Google Now user, you'll start to see recommendations for nearby points of interest in the near future: Google is rolling parts of its Field Trip app into the virtual assistant. The post Google plugs its Field Trip app into Google Now appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Excel documents are used by people and businesses all over the world. Thankfully, it's easy to secure them with a password. Here's how. The post How to password protect a Microsoft Excel document appeared first on Digital Trends.

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