Ford’s 2015 Everest is the off-roading SUV we wish would come Stateside

Ford has done an amazing job unifying its lineup across a global market in the past couple years. Still, there are some very tantalizing vehicles that remain out of reach for us here in the U.S. One such vehicle is the Ford Everest, a mid-size SUV that does all the rough-and-tumble stuff a proper SUV should do. The Everest is a body-on-frame SUV based off of the Ranger mid-size pickup, which ceased being offered in the U.S. in 2011. Its mai......
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Watch muscle-bound Jake Gyllenhaal’s dramatic Southpaw trailer

Rocky reincarnated? Not quite. But if the trailer is any indication, Jake Gyllenhaal’s upcoming film Southpaw is poised to add another stellar notch in the actor’s growing belt of great films. Also starring Rachel McAdams, Forest Whitaker, Clare Foley, and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, the trailer starts out looking like any other typical boxing flick. But it quickly morphs into an edge-of-your-seat look at a hot-headed boxer struggling with tr......
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Trends with Benefits: Nintendo nostalgia, forcefields, zapping pain with sound

Everyone of a certain age has fond memories of mashing buttons on a Nintendo controller as a kid, but is anyone anxiously awaiting a new console from Nintendo? If our panel is any indication, not really. But we’re all pretty ready to hand out cash for some classic characters on our smartphones, which Nintendo is also ready to embrace. Facebook doesn’t just want to link to articles anymore, it wants to publish them. And while they might load......
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Spotify sees streaming ‘spike of sadness’ after One Direction shake-up

Over the past week, the world has heard collective teenage sobs from One Direction fans everywhere mourning the loss of member Zayn Malik, who confirmed he’d be leaving the boy band for an undisclosed reason. But despite the shake-up, the band of British/Irish 20-somethings is already cashing in on their fans’ misery: Spotify reports seeing a “spike of sadness” in streams of the band’s music, reports the LA Times, with massive increases in ......
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DT Daily: DJI Phantom 2 Vision drone review

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Need surgery? Google robots may one day lend your surgeon a hand

Next time you need an operation, it might be Google robots doing the slicing. The search giant revealed its latest robotics venture: A partnership with beauty and pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson to develop surgeon-assisting machines for hospital rooms. The details are a bit hazy, but according to the press release, Ethicon, a medical device subsidiary within the Johnson & Johnson empire, will be collaborating with Google’s ......
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Apple Watch Edition too expensive? How about this cool limited edition smartwatch instead

What’s a great way to grab attention in the smartwatch world, in the wake of the Apple Watch’s announcement? For Olio, a newcomer to the smartwatch world, it has made its first watch – the Model One – not only look fabulous, but has restricted the amount available to just 500. Exclusivity and good looks? That should do it. The Model One also takes a different approach to other smartwatches when it comes to notifications, preferring to mini......
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Samsung’s gorgeous Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will arrive everywhere on April 10

It’s time to get excited about the Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge, two gorgeous, powerful smartphones that aim to impress with high-end specs and an attractive, brand-new design. Now, we finally know what everyone’s been waiting to hear: The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will be available to buy worldwide and on every major U.S. carrier on April 10. Updated on 03-26-2015 by Kyle Wiggers and Malarie Gokey: Added in U.S. availability and preorder news for......
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Mercedes-Benz is preparing a Toyota Hilux-punching mid-size pickup truck

In a surprise announcement, Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that it is in the early stages of designing its first-ever midsize pickup. The yet-unnamed truck is being developed primarily for Europe, Latin America, South Africa and Australia. Mercedes has put its Vans division in charge of designing the truck. Early reports suggest that it will be roughly the same size as the popular Toyota Hilux and that it will boast a 2,200-pound payload in it......
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