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How to post GIFs on Instagram

Animated GIFs are a great source of amusement — not to mention, a big business opportunity . It’s entertaining to come across a hilarious GIF your friend posted while scrolling through your social feed. Uploading them to Facebook is easy , but what if you want to post them on Instagram? Sadly, posting a GIF on Instagram is not as straightforward as one would like, though, you can use video as a work around until the social platform adds nat...
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Veteran character actor Harry Dean Stanton has passed away at age 91

Why it matters to you Harry Dean Stanton didn't hit it big until his fifties, but quickly became one of Hollywood's best-loved actors. Harry Dean Stanton, the gaunt, laconic character actor whose career spanned more than six decades and appeared in more than 100 films and 50 TV episodes, has died at the age of 91. Stanton passed away Friday of natural causes in Los Angeles at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Stanton never married, but he is sur...
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AI could help diagnose Alzheimer’s disease a decade earlier than doctors can

Why it matters to you Early diagnosis can help patients make lifestyle changes which may help slow the progression of Alzheimer's. A devastating chronic neurodegenerative disease, Alzheimer’s disease (AD)  currently affects around 5.5 million people in the United States alone. Causing progressive mental deterioration, it ultimately advances to impact basic bodily functions such as walking and swallowing. Looking for a way to help, researche...
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Google Pixel 2 and 2B news and rumors

Why it matters to you The Pixel was Digital Trends' best phone of 2016, and we're plenty excited to see what Google has in store for this year's follow-up. The Google Pixel was the Android smartphone to beat last year, and Google is looking to capitalize on that success. As we get closer to the expected launch of the Pixel 2, rumors are ramping up. It’s possible LG is building one of the phones for Google, and HTC may be behind the second, ...
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Speed up your Mac with these 11 tips and tricks

Is your Mac slow? Are you tired of seeing that annoying, spinning beach ball? Here’s a quick guide for how to speed up your Mac, without shelling out a fortune for additional RAM or a faster hard drive. Apple’s operating system is good about optimizing itself, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing you can do to speed up a slow system. Let’s dive in! Update your Mac’s software First things first — make sure your Mac is up-to-date. The latest...
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Final Ferrari LaFerrari hybrid supercar sells for $9.9 million at auction

Why it matters to you This is probably the last LaFerrari that will ever be built. Of the “holy trinity” of hybrid supercars, the Ferrari LaFerrari wins the prize for longevity. While production of the McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder wrapped up some time ago, Ferrari brought its high-performance hybrid back for an encore. Ferrari built one last LaFerrari Aperta convertible for a charity auction. It sold for 8.3 million euros ($9.9 million...
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Elon Musk unveils prototype for SpaceX astronaut suit with Crew Dragon capsule

Why it matters to you SpaceX and Boeing are going head-to-head to be first in space with an eventual mission to Mars on the horizon. Last month, Elon Musk sent out a teaser image of the slim new black-and-white spacesuit that will be used on the planned SpaceX mission to Mars. Today on Instagram, he shared a full-body picture of someone wearing the suit standing next to a prototype of the Crew Dragon capsule. The new image of what a SpaceX ...
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Find your fitness with our favorite health and fitness apps for Android

Why fork over your hard-earned cash on some newfangled wearable exercise gizmo when you’ve already got a smartphone stowed in your pocket? That compact computer hosts a multitude of sensors, and with the right selection of apps and a little discipline, it can be as powerful a workout companion as a dedicated trainer. Whether you’re looking to track your miles, find a little motivation, eat healthier, or simply make exercise slightly more en...
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Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (Late 2017) hands-on review

We didn’t love last year’s Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming Laptop . Despite showing a lot of promise, especially given its low price point, our testing revealed some glaring technical issues with the display. The screen was even a step back from . Dell’s next version of the Inspiron 15 seeks to fix the problem by offering better display options, more powerful hardware, and subdued design. While we won’t be able to say whether the Inspiron 15 h...
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With new owners and major changes, the Lily drone might fly after all

Why it matters to you The Lily brand hasn't exactly earned any trust, but a revised version of the flying camera is getting ready to launch under new ownership. The Lily drone went down in crowdfunding infamy after the flying camera maker that raised $34 million failed to actually manufacture and ship the drone — but now a new version of the Lily flying camera is about to hit the market. The Lily brand was purchased by the Mota Group earlie...
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Capcom’s classic ‘Puzzle Fighter’ goes free to play on mobile later this year

Why it matters to you For puzzle fans who spent hours in the arcades in the '90s, Puzzle Fighter will bring back some fond memories. At the PAX West show in Seattle this week, Capcom announced a new installment in its classic Puzzle Fighter series. The free-to-play mobile title is coming to Android, iPhone, and iPad later this year. This latest version lets you swap tiles and collect Capcom characters to use in melee battles against the com...
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Need to know how to back up your computer? Here’s how

With viruses, malware, and ransomware an ever present threat to modern internet users, it’s more important than ever that you know how to back up your computer. Making sure all of your most important files and folders are locked away somewhere safe means that should disaster strike, you have a plan to restore everything to how it was before. Backing up your system need not be daunting. There are many ways of doing it. Some are more effectiv...
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Mercedes-AMG has something big planned for the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

Why it matters to you Reports so far indicate Mercedes will rewrite the rules for supercars at the Frankfurt Motor Show. What do a three-time Formula One champion, a 751-horsepower electric sports car, and a street-legal racer have in common? They’re all being used by Mercedes-Benz’s AMG division to tease a new performance model. AMG has produced two short videos to create hype for the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show, where it is expected to unve...
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Scientists detect strange repeating radio burst on the other side of the cosmos

Why it matters to you This repeating radio burst observation may lead to a better understanding of this baffling cosmic phenomenon. It seems like every time we attempt to take a step toward better understanding our cosmos we are left with more questions than answers — a regular Bonini’s Paradox . Just a few years ago we didn’t even know that the cosmic phenomena known as fast radio bursts (FRB) — rare, bright, and inexplicable signals from ...
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It’s still business as usual at Uber as it rolls out new features for drivers

Why it matters to you Uber drivers are now getting some functions that passengers have already enjoyed for years. Even in the midst of its leadership change , Uber is putting its product first. On Monday, the ridesharing giant announced a series of new features that ought to please its ( potentially dwindling ) source of drivers. The latest changes, Uber says, are meant to improve the overall driver experience, and ought to “ensure control ...
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Capcom announces Menat the Fortune Teller as the newest Street Fighter

Why it matters to you Menat is the latest addition to a robust array of different charecters to choose from in Street Fighter V. Capcom has officially announced the newest addition to the Street Fighter V roster of fighters. Menat, The Eyes of the Future will be available to download on August 29, 2017 The company had teased that the newest Street Fighter V character would be revealed during the Hong Kong eSports Festival 2017 “Top 8” compe...
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The best cheap phones you can buy

Well more than a billion smartphones were sold across the world in 2016. One of the great things about the fierce competition in the smartphone market is that prices are tumbling down. That makes buying one of the best cheap phones outright, without being locked into a two-year contract, a realistic possibility for everyone under the sun. The tricky part is finding the right phone for you, but don’t worry, because we’re here to help. We’ve ...
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Want to join the Android Army? Here are all the cars with Android Auto

If you own an Android phone, Android Auto is the easiest way to pair it with your vehicle’s infotainment system. Cars with Android Auto allow drivers to access smartphone features like Google Maps, Google Play Music, phone calls and text messaging, and an ecosystem of apps  all from their factory touchscreens. All you need is a phone running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) or later, the Android Auto app , and a compatible ride. While most automakers...
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These cyborg bacteria take photosynthesis to the next level

Why it matters to you Improving on nature, photosynthesizing cyborg bacteria may offer an even greener form of alternative energy. If it wasn’t for photosynthesis , we’d all be dead. Most plants would cease to exist, carbon dioxide would flood the air, and oxygen wouldn’t replenish. Suffice it to say we’d be screwed. And although the vast majority of life on Earth gets its energy from photosynthesis — the process of turning light, water, an...
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It’s no coincidence HP’s Omen X gaming laptop arrives after the eclipse

Why it matters to you With the Omen X laptop, HP is targeting the do-it-yourself system building crowd who want the same insanely high performance in a mobile notebook form factor. During Gamescom, HP introduced its latest product for high-end PC gaming, the Omen X laptop . The company first introduced its Omen brand in May 2016 with the launch of a desktop and two laptops focused on the mainstream gamer. HP followed up with the high-end Om...
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Early digital rentals could be bad news for movie theaters

Why it matters to you Tired of waiting for months for a movie to go from the theater to your home theater? You may not have to wait that long for much longer. For the most impatient among us, our days of waiting may soon be behind us . No longer will cinephiles have to wait for months for movies to leave movie theaters in order to watch these films in the comfort of our own home (legally, of course). Rather, as per a Bloomberg report , a nu...
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Want to live longer? Forever Labs wants to help, using your stem cells

Why it matters to you Forever Labs hopes that by storing your stem cells, you can fight disease and slow aging. We may have found the Fountain of Youth. Or at the very least, we’ve found F orever Labs . It’s a new Y Combinator startup that seeks to help you live longer and healthier by preserving adult stem cells . Because as it turns out, drinking from a mythical source of water is not, in fact, the key to eternity. While some of us may be...
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8 must-have portable tech gadgets you can score for cheap right now

Electronics are getting smaller and smaller , and we all seem to have our own special portable tech gadgets that we never leave home without. You probably already have a smartphone with you just about everywhere you go, but if you’re in the market for some new portable tech, we’ve rounded up a handful of great palm-sized devices. Below are eight of our favorite portable tech deals going right now, from a pair of wireless headphones to a new...
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Refunds being issued for those who purchased Destiny Silver on Steam

Why it matters to you It is nice to know that anyone who purchased Destiny Silver on Steam will be issued a full refund for the error. When Destiny first launched as a console exclusive in 2013, many wondered if it would ever make its way to PC. With Destiny 2 answering the call for a PC port this fall, it seemed odd that people were able to purchase the first game’s currency, Destiny Silver, through Steam. Bungie has since confirmed this w...
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DJI drones will get a privacy mode for secretive flights

Why it matters to you The new feature will reassure organizations using DJI kit that any data linked to their drone flights is secure and private. The idea that DJI’s drones are constantly connecting with the internet while in use has clearly ruffled the feathers of some of its customers. The drone giant this week said it’s building an offline mode to enhance privacy for customers who use its remotely controlled flying machines for “sensiti...
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Best new songs to stream: Queens of the Stone Age, Moses Sumney, and more

Every week, there are thousands of new songs hitting the airwaves — and it’s just too much for your two ears to handle. With all those options, you can’t be wasting your time on tracks that deserve a thumbs-down click — you want the best new songs to stream now. But don’t worry, we’re going to save you the hassle. We listen to some of the most-hyped and interesting songs each week, and tell you which are worthy of your precious listening ti...
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New study confirms we can indeed learn in our sleep — but there’s a catch

Why it matters to you New study sheds some light on the function of a good night's sleep, and confirms that sleep-based learning is totally a real thing. It’s the dream of any kid too lazy to study: put on a set of earphones when you go to bed and learn while you’re sleeping. The good news? According to a new study, this is absolutely a possibility. The bad news? It’s not quite as simple as that. The research, published in the journal Natur...
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Clever new satellite propulsion system borrows a trick from inkjet printers

Why it matters to you Miniature micropropulsion system will help tiny satellites better maneuver through space. When you think about next-gen propulsion technologies for space travel, your mind probably goes to something like NASA’s EmDrive project or ion engines before it does a material like boring old water. After all, we like our propulsion materials to be rare and science fiction-sounding, as opposed to a freely available liquid that c...
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Our top 5 portable projector deals let you enjoy big-screen video without a TV

Although the best home projectors can get quite expensive, with full-sized ones coming in at anywhere between $200 and $2,500 , there are many budget-friendly models that are great for smaller spaces and for users who desire portability. If you don’t have the space or cash for a large HDTV , then a good portable projector is a great alternative for enjoying a big-screen experience in a small- to medium-sized room — especially if you have  a...
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Wii U emulator runs ‘Mario Kart 8’ in 8K resolution with smooth framerate

Why it matters to you The stylized graphics of Nintendo games lends well to higher resolutions. Already one of the best looking games on Wii U, Mario Kart 8 in 8K is a thing of beauty. Thanks to the vibrant color design of Nintendo’s characters, they tend to hold up very well when the resolution is increased. One such example is Mario Kart 8. While the game was beautiful at just 1080p, the bump to 8K resolution is unbelievable. Achieving su...
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