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Those in attendance at QuakeCon this weekend were treated to a demo of Doom 4, a rebooting of the franchise known for its displays of gruesome violence. Limbs being ripped off, skulls crushed... Sounds like Doom. The post Doom reboot will return to its roots with fast combat, huge demons, brutal weapons appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Verizon FiOS customers will allegedly see a significant boost to their Internet upload speeds. The post Verizon to upgrade FiOS upload speeds for free appeared first on Digital Trends.

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There is no factory SRT (or Dodge) Viper convertible at the moment, but a company called Prefix Performance Vehicles has decided to build one of its own. The Medusa should give Viper owns some fresh air. The post Craving a Viper convertible? The Prefix Medusa is for you appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Framed launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring digital and interactive art to the home with a gesture and app controlled digital display. The display also features original artwork from several artists. The post Framed digital canvases aim to bring interactive art home appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Gionee, the Chinese smartphone manufacturer which currently produces the world's thinnest smartphone, is about to break its own record with a 5mm thick model detailed on an official website. The post The world’s thinnest smartphone is about to get even thinner appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Ready to smash something to smithereens? About to tear your hair out? Slow down, take a breath, and join us, as we identify possible workarounds and potential solutions to your Nexus 5 problems. The post 13 problems with the Nexus 5, and how to fix them appeared first on Digital Trends.

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BMW has unveiled a limited-edition variant of the M235i in Holland called Track Edition. The Track Edition is equipped with a long list of parts sourced the M Performance parts bin. The post Forbidden fruit: BMW unveils M235i Track Edition in Holland appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The latest episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two and Deconstructeam's Gods Will Be Watching are two highlights in a surprisingly busy July release week. The post This week in gaming: The Walking Dead highlights a busy July week appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A three-part single-player DLC campaign to save Winston Churchill from assassination is the centerpiece of a DLC announcement for Sniper Elite 3. This summer will also see the release of free multiplayer maps for the game. The post Save Winston Churchill in Sniper Elite 3′s DLC campaign appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Jaguar Land Rover has always been on the forefront of automotive technology, but its plan to implement self-learning technology is the British firm's most impressive venture to date. The integrated 'Smart Assistant' can predict driver destination, learn individual driving styles, and even foresee whom you'll call in a given situation. The post Jaguar’s new A.I. vehicle technology might know more about your routine than you do appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A Russian site says that the next significant update to Windows could be released roughly three weeks from now. The Windows 8.1 Update 2 may not offer many significant updates, though. The post Windows 8.1 Update 2 could be released August 12 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Marvel Studios releases two, full clips from its upcoming cosmic adventure, Guardians of the Galaxy, featuring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, and Dave Bautista. The post Watch the first two clips from Guardians of the Galaxy appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The second episode of The Strain paints an even darker portrait of humanity's future, but also introduces hope in the form of a new character (and Lost veteran). The post The Strain weekly recap: ‘The Box’ contains an ancient blood feud appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The unusual BlackBerry Passport smartphone has appeared in a brief, but revealing, YouTube video. The short film shows the dual function keyboard in action, highlighting its touch control system. The post Unusual touch sensitive BlackBerry Passport keyboard revealed on leaked video appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Whether you're looking for your first smartphone or want to dump Android, iOS, or BlackBerry, a new online training portal from Microsoft offering a run through of the capabilities of its Windows Phone platform may be of interest. The post Windows Phone: Microsoft creates online training portal to win new users appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Amazon’s latest subscription, Kindle Unlimited, gives readers access to 600,000 books for $10 a month. But will it benefit the book business, or break it? The post Kindle Unlimited is like Spotify for books … so do authors get screwed? appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Lenovo appeared to suggest last week it was done selling small-screen Windows tablets in the US. However, the Chinese tech firm is now insisting this is not the case, and that plans are afoot to launch a new 8-inch Windows tablet this year. The post Lenovo insists it’s staying in Windows small-tablet market in US despite earlier statement appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Several months after landing in other markets around the world, Sony's high-end Xperia Z2 phone has finally arrived in the US. However, it's currently only available off-contract via Sony's online store, and even then it already appears to be out of stock. The post Sony’s Xperia Z2 handset finally goes on sale in the US (sort of) appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Check out our guide on how to convert DVD files to MP4, so you can ditch discs for digital files. The post How to convert DVDs to MP4 files in Windows or Mac OS X 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 July 20, 2014 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The plug-in hybrid Mercedes-Benz C-Class is said to return over 100 mpg. It is powered by a gasoline-burning four-cylinder engine that works jointly with a 50-horsepower electric motor. The post Mercedes-Benz developing fuel-sipping plug-in hybrid C-Class appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Next week in San Diego, Comic-Con International will once again become the thriving hub of all things geeky, including video games. To spare you the effort of poring over the complete schedule of panels and events, we’ve compiled all of the gaming goodness in store for you into one, handy list. Thursday, July 24 The […] The post Gamer’s guide to Comic-Con: Here’s what to watch next week appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Check out this list of our favorite free keyloggers, which you can use to covertly monitor activity on your computer. The post Typing trackers: the five best free keylogging tools for Windows and Mac appeared first on Digital Trends.

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West Midlands Police wants to connect with younger members of the public, and it's using Snapchat to do it — the UK force is the first in the world to open up a Snapchat account to share images. The post British police force is the first to arrive on Snapchat appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The 2015 Toyota Sienna minivan will offer a feature called “Driver Easy Speak.” It will empower the driver with a built-in mic, which can be used to clearly speak with (or yell at) passengers in the back seats . The post New Toyota minivan equips parents with mic to make it easier to yell at unruly kids in the back appeared first on Digital Trends.

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