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Trends with Benefits: The next iPhone and IFA Berlin are right around the corner

IFA Berlin kicks off next week, and shortly after, Apple will unveil its latest iPhone at an event in San Francisco. The Digital Trends team discusses what's in store for both at these blockbuster events.
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Trends with Benefits: Busted cheaters, Google routers, and a fire drill

Wondering how a site based on secrecy gets hacked? Well, if you catch yourself pointing and laughing at the victims of the Ashley Madison data breach, just remember that your personal information is essentially just as safe as theirs was.
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Trends with Benefits: Robot bartenders, lawnmowers, and the holy grail of ear buds

Special guest Eric Tsoi of Pear Design joins us this week to discuss his company's insane new wireless earbuds, plus lawnmowing and beer-delivering robots, and Samsung's sweet new Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy Edge Plus.
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Trends with Benefits: Hypersonic jets, hoverboards, drug-dropping drones and more

This week's Trends with Benefits podcasts covers Windows 10 install issues, webcam hacking, Lexus' new hoverboard, Airbus' hypersonic, and how drones are now being uses to drop illegal drugs into prisons.
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Trends with Benefits: Windows 10, heartbeat paint and selfie drones

On this week's podcast, we talk about the ups and downs of Windows 10, a car cloaked in special Luminor paint that lights up when your heart beats, Amazon's latest drone plans, and yes, Samsung's effort to build a drone that takes selfies.
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Trends with Benefits: Gun drones, flying cars, fancy fishin’ and the fall of ESPN

On this week's podcast, we talk about ESPN's streaming woes, the advent of drones, flying cars, and an irrational hatred of paragliders and raspberry beer.
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Trends with Benefits: Kickstarter trolls, Periscope, and great TVs to buy

We run down all our favorite stories of the week, including bacon-flavored seaweed, hot tub hammocks, and a bad rash of Kickstarter trolls that threaten to ruin a great new product.
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Trends with Benefits: Augmented reality and terraforming the moon

is Google relaunching a dud with Google Glass 2.0? The marketing appears to be towards "professionals," but will the new design be enough to overcome the bad publicity version 1.0 received? Microsoft's Hololens certainly has more appeal…
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Trends with Benefits: Emojis for your car, Apple Music, copious grape Crush

Officially this week's show covers our hands-on impressions of Apple Music, dudes aiming shotguns at drones, and emojis for your car. But really we just drink a bunch of Grape Crush and mess around on Periscope with sugar buzzes.
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Trends with Benefits: Our worst ‘reply all’ mistakes, Taylor Swift conspiracies

This week, we recall our worst "reply all" mistakes in light of Gmail's new unsend feature, discuss the merits of "Taylor Truthers," whether Apple music can dethrone Spotify, and Lexus' new hoverboard.
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Trends with Benefits: Wearing Oculus, playing Battlefront, more tales from inside E3

E3 2015 is in the books, but a lot went on behind the scenes that most people didn't hear about. DT's Brad Bourque calls in from the show floor with all the news that's unfit to print, including how Kanye West brought the show to a grinding…
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Trends with Benefits: Did Apple’s WWDC 2015 Disappoint?

Either Apple was holding back at this year's WWDC, or they're starting to run out of innovative ideas. After hands on time with iOS 9 and OS 10.11 our experts have mixed reviews. Listen in as the TWB roundtable talks about WWDC, Oculus, a…