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San Diego-based outfit Alternative Ballistics has developed an innovative new firearm attachment that could give officers the ability to dampen their bullets and make them less lethal, potentially preventing unnecessary deaths during the apprehension of suspects. The post This bullet-dampening device makes police guns less lethal, could save lives appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The FCC's historic vote on Net neutrality, the Apple Watch, mind-controlled drones, and more in this week's episode. The post Trends with Benefits: Why the FCC got it right, and a smartband that’s so wrong appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Seat, the Spain based automaker, has tweeted an image of a car’s headlight, teasing a reveal for the 2015 Geneva Auto Show. No information followed the image, but persisting rumors suggest it may be an SUV. The post Seat high-beams us with a teaser for its Geneva-bound mystery machine appeared first on Digital Trends.

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As of midnight, the third season of House of Cards was made available to Netflix subscribers, including 13 full one-hour episodes. The post Get primed for inertia: House of Cards returns today for your binging pleasure appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Citymaps brings personalized, place-based maps to the whole world. Around 80 million places are now on the maps. Citymaps will also recommend places based on what places you've liked before. The post Citymaps brings its personalized, place-based maps to the whole world appeared first on Digital Trends.

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A talk set for next month's WinHEC conference seems to confirm that Microsoft is planning to support USB 3.1 in Windows 10, which will enable the use of reversible connectors similar to the Lightning connection used by Apple's iPhone and iPad. The post Windows 10 will let USB go both ways with reversible connector support appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Windows 10 comes with a new Battery Saver feature, which promises improved power management. We compared Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 TP to find out which one presently offers better battery life. The results might surprise you. The post Here’s why Windows 10 is terrible for your laptop’s battery life appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Opel has announced the fifth generation of its subcompact, the Corsa. With sporty upgrades from its OPC performance division, it has made a Nürburgring-tested subcompact that rivals cars like the Ford Fiesta ST in capability. The post Opel’s Nürburgring-tested Corsa OPC is the sporty subcompact we want to smuggle stateside appeared first on Digital Trends.

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PlayStation Plus members can save 10-percent on eight fantastic indie games when they launch on PlayStation 4 as part of Sony's Spring Fever 2015 sale. The post Grab the hottest PS4 indies on the cheap with Sony’s Spring Fever sale appeared first on Digital Trends.

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You get home and pour yourself a scotch. Do you know what you're drinking? Maybe not. To crack down on counterfeiting, Johnnie Walker Blue Label will soon come in a smart bottle. The post This smart liquor bottle can tell if your $200 scotch has been opened appeared first on Digital Trends.

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After originally stating it would start blocking adult content on its Blogger platform later in March, Google decided to abandon the change and step up its enforcement efforts instead. The post Never mind: Google reverses course, won’t block adult content on Blogger appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Although its official unveiling is only days away, a shot of a partially uncovered Honda CIvic Type R is making its rounds on the internet. Preliminary info for the hot hatch states that it will have a 167 mph top speed, as well as rumors of a 275 hp output. The post Spy shot offers up a snapchat-worthy upskirt photo of the new Civic Type R appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The new trailer for the Powers series on PlayStation Network offers a rooftop view of a super-powered battle in the skies over Los Angeles. The post New trailer for PSN’s Powers series offers a rooftop peek at a super-powered battle appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Today on DT Daily: a look ahead to the mobile tech show, a wearable from a most unlikely source, and Harrison Ford is back, as Blade Runner Rick Deckard. The post DT Daily: MWC preview, PornHub’s wearable, Blade Runner sequel update appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Far Cry 4: Valley of the Yetis will take Ajay to a dangerous new corner of Kyrat on March 10, where he'll contend with a mysterious cult and the legendary Yeti. The post Bigfoot meets big gun in Far Cry 4’s Valley of the Yetis DLC appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Vimeo has added support for the Google Chromecast to its video service, allowing users to wirelessly cast content to the TV using Google's streaming stick. The post Get your amateur video binge on: Vimeo adds Chromecast support for iOS appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled the AMG GT3, a track-only racecar based on the new AMG GT. The car forgoes the 4.0-liter biturbo V8 from the standard car in favor of the 6.3-liter V8 from the SLS AMG GT3. The post Mercedes-AMG’s GT3 racecar employs 6.3-liters of free-breathing V8 muscle appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Having only recently joined the Spotify fold with an exclusive deal in 2013, Led Zeppelin's entire discography is now available across a host of streaming services, including the lossless service, Tidal. The post Get the Led out: Zeppelin escapes Spotify prison, lands on multiple streaming services appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy has died at age 83, leaving behind a legacy of on-screen and off-screen roles, music, poetry, photography, and literature. The post He Lived Long and Prospered: Leonard Nimoy dead at 83 appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Audi has released a promo video showing off its new 2017 R0 V10 Plus in some on-the-go beauty shots. The 610 hp Halo car from Audi will be officially unveiled at Geneva and will go on sale next summer. The post This video of the new 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus is only going to make you want it more appeared first on Digital Trends.

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The Magna Steyr MILA Plus is a hybrid sports car concept from an Austrian manufacturer that typically assembles other companies' cars. It will debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show next week. The post Magna Steyr steps out of the shadows with the MILA Plus hybrid sports car concept appeared first on Digital Trends.

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What does it take to stand out in the wearables market? The Noodoe Watch is being billed as a creative alternative to the Apple Watch. We talked to ex-HTC CMO and Noodoe founder, John Wang, to learn more. The post Forget Apple, the Noodoe Watch really wants to be the next Swatch appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Blade Runner star Harrison Ford is confirmed for the sci-fi classic's long-awaited sequel, with Prisoners filmmaker Denis Villeneuve attached to direct. The post Harrison Ford will return for Blade Runner sequel appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Swiss watchmakers are gearing up to fight smartwtaches from Apple and Google's Android Wear partners with smarter watches that boast fitness and sleep tracking software. The new smarter watches will arrive in June. The post Swiss watchmakers join forces to combat burgeoning smartwatch market appeared first on Digital Trends.

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Before speculation can even spark up, an AMD executive has adamantly denied its company is interested in diving into the Chromebook sea. The post AMD’s CTO says Chromebooks aren’t a good fit for its chips appeared first on Digital Trends.

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