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  • Police issue warning as 'killer clown' craze grips UK

    He said: "We have had several more incidents overnight and once again we would just urge people to think about what they're doing". In the Norwich case, the woman was walking alone in Eaton Park last night when the man leapt out, screamed at her and ran after her.

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  • Curt Schilling: 'I'm going to run' against Elizabeth Warren

    Curt Schilling: 'I'm going to run' against Elizabeth Warren

    It would be a fascinating match-up: Schilling, beloved by Boston Red Sox fans throughout MA v.s. Warren, beloved by lefties throughout America. The state of Rhode Island sued Schilling and other key players involved. Curt Schilling is not one of those people. Schilling said at the time he expected 38 Studios to become a success. " Follow the money", Schilling said.

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  • Jury to hear NZ tourist's death plunge

    Jury to hear NZ tourist's death plunge

    Tostee said in the recording. She frantically pleaded repeatedly with Tostee to let her go home. The trial will continue Tuesday. It is alleged Ms Wright fell to her death in the early hours of August 8, 2014 after she had been drinking and being intimate with Mr Tostee in his Surfers Paradise unit.

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  • BlackBerry, once a phone innovator, to stop making its own

    The company highlighted new software products such as BlackBerry Hub+ for Android , and said that it more than doubled software revenues year on year, and delivered "the highest gross margin in the company's history". With increased penetration of iPhones and Android-powered smartphones , there was a huge shift in the market and things didn't go well for BlackBerry as more and more developed jumped the iOS and Android bandwagon.

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  • Facebook's Oculus to start selling hand controllers

    The debut of Touch is also significant for Oculus because the company has long championed the "hand presence" Touch aims to foster as being key to the future of Oculus. A third camera, which releases 6 December, is needed for the controllers to room-scale. As rumored, they'll cost $199 and will be arriving December 6, with pre-orders going live October 10.

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  • Volkswagen Atlas:: production CrossBlue SUV to debut end of October

    Volkswagen Atlas:: production CrossBlue SUV to debut end of October

    VW plans to reveal the Atlas - a seven-passenger, three-row crossover to be built in Chattanooga - on October 27 at a media event in Santa Monica, Calif. It will ride on the Volkswagen Group's MQB platform and will focus on the North American and Chinese markets. Volkswagen has confirmed plans to move ahead with the midsize CrossBlue crossover.

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  • Mercedes-Benz unveils electric SUV concept

    Moving to the other German automaker, Mercedes-Benz seems to have not just brought along a concept vehicle but announced a new brand for its upcoming electric range of vehicles called "EQ". The Generation EQ gets three-spoke steering wheel and two of the three narrow spokes on the steering wheel are provided with touch controls, which are integrated into OLED displays (OLED = organic light emitting diode ).

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  • Save up to $50 on Amazon Echo Dot pre-order bundles

    In some areas, Amazon is also seeking management staff, machine learning experts, and even customer service and sales pros to make Alexa work better and spread its influence further than ever before. A little over a year past the formal release of the Amazon Echo, the AI-based assistant platform is shaping up to be a real competitor for Google Assistant, the fruits of Mountain View's long journey into the wild world of AI and machine learning.

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  • Oregon Marijuana Sellers Challenged by New Pot Regulations Deadline

    Oregon Marijuana Sellers Challenged by New Pot Regulations Deadline

    The licenses will be issued officially at 12:01 a.m. Saturday. OR lawmakers chose to give medical dispensaries a year in which to sell recreational pot in order to give the OLCC time to formulate its rules and regulations for retailers. "What you'll begin to see on those old products is a sticker saying they're not tested to the new standards", Marks said. Oregon, Alaska, Washington and Colorado have legalized recreational marijuana.

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  • Petition to bring back Halloween ride at amusement parks

    Petition to bring back Halloween ride at amusement parks

    Kay Warren, wife of Pastor Rick Warren of Saddleback Church, was one of the first to complain about Knott's Berry Farm's Halloween attraction telling the O.C. "Contrary to some traditional and social media accounts, the attraction's story and presentation were never meant to portray mental illness", park officials said in a statement.

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  • Nissan wants Britain to commit to Brexit compensation before more investment

    Around 814,000 people in Britain depend of on the country's overwhelmingly foreign-owned auto industry for jobs, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders industry body. "If 85 percent has to pay trade duties it will be very, very tough but we want to stay committed to the United Kingdom business and our factory in the United Kingdom", he said.

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  • KD talks free agency backlash, Westbrook on HBO

    KD talks free agency backlash, Westbrook on HBO

    So if I were to come out and tweet something or Instagram or whatever, a video of me disagreeing with something a writer said, it's career suicide nearly. KD, on the other hand, goes for Damian Lillard. "I've really just got a different jersey on". I don't care about you that much to try and wanna hate you, you hear what I mean? "When we play, I'm not even thinking about you, I'm anxious about how I'm going to dominate".

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  • Snapchat Creates Sunglasses Capable Of Recording, Sharing Video

    Snapchat Creates Sunglasses Capable Of Recording, Sharing Video

    Spectacles will be available in three colors and go on sale later this fall for $130. Snapchat's latest concept will remind you of Google Glass, but that's the last thing they want. A few other Spectacle team members: Mark Randall, a former supply chain exec at both Amazon and Google , is handling the supply chain portion of production for Spectacles as VP of operations; and Kelly Nyland, a former marketing exec from robot creator Sphero, is handling, you guessed it, marketing.

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  • Snapchat Spectacles can record 10-second videos, will retail for $130 (USD)

    CEO Evan Spiegel announced a new set of " spectacles " for the company's hundreds of millions of young users, in a piece in the WSJ magazine this evening. The camera has a wider lens than typical smartphones - with a 115 degree angle - and records circular video akin to human vision. He tested a prototype while on holiday with his supermodel fiancee, Miranda Kerr.

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  • Snapchat has rebranded to Snap Inc

    Snapchat's connected goggles is more like a toy than a real product. Spiegel describes his experience with the glasses to the WSJ . Snapchat is one of the most popular applications out there with millions of users recording videos and sharing them with their friends.

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  • In Yahoo breach, foreign hackers may be playing 'long game'

    The acquisition took place before Yahoo received tips of a data breach in August when a hacker called Peace had put up 200 million user records on sale on a Dark Web marketplace. Like many of you, George Chamberlain uses his email account for everything from banking to personal conversations between friends. Go change your passwords! BT said a minority of its broadband customers had a "legacy email product from Yahoo".

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  • Chrysler recalls 1.9 million vehicles over defects linked to three deaths

    Chrysler recalls 1.9 million vehicles over defects linked to three deaths

    General Motors Co. last week recalled almost 4.3 million vehicles with defective software that can cause air bags and seat belts to fail, a problem the Detroit auto maker tied to one death and three injuries. "Although problems are only likely to occur in very specific circumstances, the danger is real enough that all vehicles affected by the recall should be inspected and fixed".

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  • What can we expect in the Apple Watch 2?

    That may not be good enough for everyone - the Apple Watch Series 2 still doesn't have a standalone cellular connection - but it's a definite improvement if you'd like to exercise without a phone bopping around in your pocket or (ugh) strapped to your arm.

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  • Apple To Reveal Date For Next iPhone

    This year's iPhone launch will be doubly important, as it represents the first major new handset to be revealed since sales of the iPhones started sliding. Then there is the possibility of no headphone jack , which means that you got to either go Bluetooth or there might be some way to connect the headphone jack to the charging port.

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  • Apple Inc. (AAPL) Using VR Patent To Curb iPhone 7 Disappointment

    Dre venture. The leaked email has hit the Internet less than a week before Apple holds its much-awaited official event at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco next week. The excitement is getting stronger and the wait for the newest upgraded version of the 7th Generation smartphone from the Apple is worth all the buzz which is happening around the smartphone market.

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  • Acer Swift 7 is officially the world's thinnest Windows laptop

    Acer Swift 7 is officially the world's thinnest Windows laptop

    The most eye-catching item is its StarVR, a head-mounted display (HMD) VR device developed with Sweden-based Starbreeze. The Predator 21 X also includes Tobii eye-tracking technology for an all-new way to control your games . "Front and centre is the flagship Swift 7 with an all-aluminium chassis that's less than one centimetre thin, while still packing in performance and stamina for all-day productivity".

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