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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…
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Trends with Benefits: How Google builds the ‘Map of You’

Our round table of tech experts discusses and debates how truly useful Google's newly redesigned security and privacy controls actually are.
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Trends with Benefits: The Best of Google I/O and the Pizza Box Projector

Google I/O is on our minds this week as we patch Nick in from Google's grandest show of the year. Conspiracy Dan, the Gravity Light, and a Pizza Projector Box also make the rounds in this week's show.
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Serial seasons 2 and 3 are on the way, podcast returns Fall 2015

The creators of Serial have announced they are currently reporting both the second and third seasons of the hit podcast. Season 2 will air in Fall 2015, with Season 3 making its debut in the spring of 2016.
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Trends with Benefits: Spotify world domination, KFC keyboards, a roll-up TV

Spotify wants to get into more than just music, KFC has a keyboard especially for your greasy fingers, and LG has an OLED TV you can literally unfurl and stick to the wall with magnets.
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Trends with Benefits: Ferraris, Quake and conquest with gaming legend Thresh

You may know Dennis Fong as Thresh, the CEO of Raptr, or a Quake legend, but more likely you know him as the man who won John Carmack's Ferrari in a moment that defined the nascent days of pro gaming.
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Trends with Benefits: HoloLens hands on, a facelyzer to replace the breathalyzer

What it's like to use the HoloLens, Star Wars toys are starting before the movie is even out, Elon Musk is still a genius, and the cops can scan your face to see if you're drunk.
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Trends with Benefits: Apple Watch tattoo trouble, HoloLens destined for debauchery

Inside the Digital Trends Car of the Year Awards, the Apple's Watch's tattoo trouble, all the wrong reasons to buy a Microsoft HoloLens, and the fall of the iconic MasterLock.