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Google unveiled the Chromecast yesterday, a small dongle you plug into your HDTV's HDMI port that allows you to stream content from any device, be it a tablet, laptop, or smartphone running on Windows, OS X, iOS, or Chrome, right to your TV. Here's what you need to know.The post Google Chromecast: Everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Google Play Music app will now offer a "casting" option so that users can stream to any Sonos speaker within their local network directly from the app. Sonos will also be updating its Android and iOS app with a new user interface, and a handy new universal search option. The post Sonos adds Google Play Music support, updates apps next month appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Captain America: The Winter Solider features plenty of motorcycle action, but before Cap was played by Chris Evans, he starred in two TV movies alongside this Yamaha still owned by the stuntman who rode it.The post Captain America’s red, white, and blue bike resurfaces in stuntman’s collection appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Using little more than a few sheets of plywood and a hex key, these clever little aluminum fasteners make it possible to build your own furniture pieces without any glue or screwsThe post PLY90 brackets make it easy to build your own furniture from plywood appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The 78th edition of The Masters kicks off this week and if you're like us you won't let work get in the way of seeing Adam Scott vie for a second consecutive green jacket. To help we've provided a couple easy ways to stream all four rounds of The Masters for free.The post How to watch The Masters online appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Bugatti Veyron isn't the first car from this storied marque to break a world speed record. The 100-mph Type 18 was the fastest road car of its time, and it's honored by the latest "Legend" special edition Veyron.The post Bugatti Legend ‘Black Bess’ honors the Veyron’s great grandfather appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The next title update for Titanfall, releasing today, adds the promised private matches feature and eases the difficulty of the game's "Gooser" challenge, among other things.The post Titanfall’s imminent update adds private matches [updated] appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Back in 2010 LucasArts commissioned indie developer Red Fly Studio to make a video game based on the Phantom Menace Sith, Darth Maul. It was soon canceled, but footage remains. The post Weep at footage from the Star Wars Darth Maul game that almost was appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Many tech fans are looking forward to getting their hands on the Moto 360 smartwatch, but this concept watch, called the Span, could out-cool Motorola's gadget should it ever make it through to production.The post Forget the Moto 360, this concept round smartwatch is the one we want to wear appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Qualys, a Web security firm, has developed a tool that allows you to check if your favorite websites are affected by the Heartbleed Bug. You can check it out here.The post How to check if your favorite websites are vulnerable to the Heartbleed bug appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Apple is reportedly considering a drastic revamp of its iTunes store and related music services in a bid to address the issue of declining downloads. An on-demand music service and iTunes Android app are apparently being considered as a matter of urgency. The post Apple planning drastic iTunes revamp to fight off competition from Pandora and Spotify appeared first on Digital Trends.

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BlackBerry boss John Chen said in an interview Wednesday that if he can't turn a decent profit in its handset business, the company will have little choice but to ditch it and focus instead on other areas. The post BlackBerry could exit handset business if sales don’t improve, says CEO Chen appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Google has released its first Module Developer Kit (MDK) for Project Ara as it moves forward in its quest to create a highly customizable handset that consumers can easily build according to their smartphone habits and needs.The post Project Ara coming together as Google releases first resources for developers appeared first on Digital Trends.

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An analyst has produced a roadmap showing what he believes is Apple's new product launch plans for the coming year, and they include a pair of new iPhone devices, updated iPad tablets, and two sizes of iWatch.The post Analyst’s product roadmap predicts two iPhone models in Apple’s near future appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Air Canada is set to start offering Wi-Fi to passengers on most of its North American routes. The rollout starts next month, with about 160 of its planes expected to have the service in place by the end of next year. The post Air Canada to start offering Wi-Fi on North American routes appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Want to know how to "tweet?" Here are some quick and easy steps to get you started on Twitter.The post How to use Twitter appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Sick of iPhone cases which look like rabbits, or have sparkly glitter on them? How about this terrifying iPhone case from Japan, modeled after a giant isopod? Just don't show the kids at bed time.The post This iPhone case, which looks like a giant isopod, is sure to terrify everyone you meet appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Potentially cause for alarm if Google wants to turn Google Glass into a mass market product, many Americans have major concerns about personal privacy and safety according to the results of a recent study.The post 7 out of 10 Americans will avoid Google Glass over privacy concerns appeared first on Digital Trends.

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After a hiatus of sorts, Nikon has announced the second-generation of its Android-based Coolpix, the S810c. With new camera specs and updated version of Android (Jelly Bean), could Nikon achieve greater success?The post Second time’s the charm? Nikon revisits Android with the Coolpix S810C appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Definitely a change worth noting for heavy Facebook mobile users, the social network plans to push users into the Messenger application be removing the ability to send, receive and read messages within the core app.The post Facebook to force users into Messenger by removing chat from main app appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Comcast began its defense before a Senate Judiciary Committee today to try and push through its multi-billion dollar merger with Time Warner Cable. Follow us at the link to find out just how crazy this deal really is.The post Comcast dances before the Senate to plead its case for a $45.2 billion Time Warner merger appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Microsoft has temporarily made Windows 8.1 Update 1 unavailable via Windows Server Update Services because of a problem that could affect future updates. You can find out why here.The post Windows 8.1 Update 1 delayed for businesses using Windows Server Update Services appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Dropbox's popular Mailbox email client, which has a redesigned inbox and features such as auto-swipe and message snoozing, is now available for free on the Google Play Store and for Mac OS X. The post Popular Mailbox email client from Dropbox now available on Android, Mac OS X appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Broadcasters who sign on are expected to market Tablet TV themselves and make bandwidth available for video on-demand services in exchange for co-op marketing payments, a cut of the VOD profits, and incremental advertising revenue as the service's audience base grows.The post Tablet Television aims to be broadcasters’ go-to weapon against Aereo appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A new study published in the scientific journal Nature shows that mutations in cells exposed to e-cig vapor were "strikingly similar" to those exposed to tobacco smokeThe post New study finds that e-cig vapor affects cells the same way as tobacco smoke appeared first on Digital Trends.

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