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Broken heart? These apps will help you erase and block your ex from your digital life

Break-ups have happened to the best of us - and so has the ensuing torture of seeing the ex all over our Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. If the lure of texting or calling them has become too much, and one more status update from…
Mobile

Like Uber for helicopters, Gotham Air lets you summon a chopper with your phone

Beat the traffic in style in luxury with Gotham Air, a ride-sharing app for chartered helicopter trips to the airport from downtown Manhattan.
Cars

Aston Martin to debut Vulcan hypercar at 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Aston Martin has released yet another teaser for the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, this time for the Vulcan. Little has been confirmed but the model is rumored to be a track-only hypercar in the same vein as the McLaren P1 GTR.
Podcasts

Trends with Benefits: Should you trust smart TVs? Driverless cars? Old yogurt?

This week's podcast features Caleb Denison, Dan Gaul, Nick Mokey and Greg Nibler. Live from the DT-atorium, we discuss Samsung's eavesdropping and ad-insertion issues, driverless cars in the U.K., and The Foodsniffer, which can tell you…
Computing

Jeb Bush’s radically transparent email dump leaves private info radically exposed

In an effort to promote transparency, and his upcoming book, Jeb Bush published hundreds of thousands of constituent emails, some of which included personal information.
Music

How to make the perfect virtual mixtape for any occasion

Tapely, a free online music platform, allows you to make and share your own virtual mixtapes. Digital Trends will tell you how to use it to make the perfect mixtape for any occasion.
Computing

Looking for a little bit of help from Google Helpouts? You’ll have until April 20

Google Helpouts, Google's way of connecting those who need help with those who can provide it, will be shut down on April 20. Your Helpouts history can be downloaded after that date, though you have until November 1 to do so.
Home

Cookie time all the time: This (toy) oven lets you make Girl Scout cookies at home

The Girl Scouts could just start selling their cookies year-round, but instead, Wicked Cool Toys has created an oven that makes you bake your own. Homemade Girl Scout cookies? The dream is real.
Home Theater

Comcast cashes elderly woman’s rent check, credits bill instead of returning it

Comcast is in the dog house once again, this time for cashing an elderly woman's rent check, and refusing to return the money to her.
Mobile

Miami cops sought revenge against Waze, so they entered false data

As a way to exact some modicum of revenge due to Waze's "police stalker" feature, hundreds of Miami cops downloaded the app onto their smartphones for the sole purpose of submitting false information.
Mobile

Charging iPhone electrocutes woman to death in the bath

A Russian woman was electrocuted after she dropped her charging iPhone into her bath. Authorities would not say whether the charger was a licensed Apple product, but are investigating why the charger didn't cut out.