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Google cracking down on annoying mobile popup ads by penalizing search rankings

With more people using the mobile web, the bad practices of web advertisers are making it to your smartphone. Google is having none of it, though, and is instituting new rules designed to discourage these practices.

You literally can’t mess this up — meet Nanofarm, the box that grows crops for you

No green thumb to speak of? That's no problem at all if you have a completely self-sustaining garden. And that appears to be what Atlanta-based startup Replantable is promising with its Nanofarm, a glass box that grows food for you.

Is Mads Mikkelsen in ‘Death Stranding’? The Internet thinks so!

The internet has developed a theory that 'Hannibal' star Mads Mikkelsen will play a role in 'Death Stranding', Hideo Kojima's upcoming first game after leaving Konami.
Movies & TV

'The Departed' is getting rebooted as a TV series at Amazon

Martin Scorsese's Oscar-winning film The Departed is being rebooted as a TV series. The project is currently in development at Amazon and will reportedly be set in present-day Chicago.

Swipe left for a blanket: Digital Hand uses Microsoft’s Kinect to design furniture

Created by industrial designer Nate Asis, the Digital Hand uses Microsoft's motion-sensing Kinect device to uniquely design home furniture. As of now, the project allows someone to design a table, plate, and blanket.

Amped Wireless’ new Ally Wi-Fi promises coverage for up to 15,000 square feet

Live in a mansion? You might need the new Ally Wi-Fi system. This high-end networking solution is designed to cover up to 15,000 square feet, and can be controlled from your smartphone.

‘The Witness’ is coming to Xbox One sooner than you think

The Witness, Jonathan Blow's latest atmospheric adventure, will hit the Xbox One next month after more than half a year of PC and PS4 exclusivity. An iOS version is also still in the works.

Dyson's newest fans brings heating, cooling, and air purification with its $600 price tag

For years, Dyson has been bringing consumers the latest in heating, cooling, and air purification. Their newest device the Pure Hot+Cool Link fan is poised to combine all three with smart technology to be the ultimate fan on the market.

Think your PC is fast? Deus Ex: Mankind Divided might make you think otherwise

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is the toughest game we've ever installed on our test rig, but that doesn't mean you can't wrestle it into running on your rig - if you meet the minimum requirements.
Cool Tech

Is professional drone racing about to take off, or is it just a hobby?

Digital Trends attended event in Brooklyn, NY to document a new sport, drone racing. Speaking with experienced drone racers, and trying it out ourselves, we find out if drone racing can become a sport.

When is your phone getting Android 7.0 Nougat? We asked every manufacturer

Android 7.0 Nougat is finally here, but it's only available for select devices. We've reached out to most device manufacturers to find out when and if your smartphone is getting it. Here's everything you need to know.
Movies & TV

'Stranger Things' creators hint at a return for one not-quite-dead character

Everyone wants to know whether "Stranger Things" will be back for a second season on Netflix, so here's everything we know so far about the popular show's potential return with more scary stories.