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Lexus Unveils New Lexus Sriracha IS

Lexus Unveils New Lexus Sriracha IS

Despite what you're going to see in the light-hearted footage below, this concept was actually built by West Coast Customs with one goal in mind, which is "Making a Hot Car Spicy". The custom paint job was created to mimic the appearance of Sriracha sauce inside the bottle, topped with a clear coating. The settings for the seat warmers and AC/heating system have been upgraded to go from cool to Sriracha hot. Read More

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As America shifts to SUVS, so does the LA Auto Show

As America shifts to SUVS, so does the LA Auto Show

The real star of this show - not the headturners from Hollywood such as Miranda Kerr and James Corden but rather the I-PACE concept sport utility. The Jaguar I-Pace is making its debut at the LA motor show and will take the form of an SUV which is a clear indication that Jaguar intend to rival the Tesla Model X, although it has to be said that the Jaguar versions, if the images are anything to go by, will be much sleeker. Read More

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EA Bringing 'One of Our Bigger Games' to Nintendo Switch

EA Bringing 'One of Our Bigger Games' to Nintendo Switch

The executive also said questions still exist about how appealing the Switch will be to a wide audience, especially to people who may already have a portable gaming device. The possible EA titles heading to the Switch console could be " Mass Effect: Andromeda ", which is slated to be released in 2017, "The Sims 4", or even possibly "Battlefield 1", as pointed out by Digital Trends. Read More

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Apple is working on smart glasses (AAPL)

Apple CEO Tim Cook has previously stated a preference for augmented reality technology that overlays information over what's now happening around a user. Apple spokeswoman Trudy Muller declined to comment. It also has the expertise behind companies like PrimeSense, Metaio, and Flyby, all startups that were focused on AR software, 3D mapping, and computer vision before Apple acquired them over the course of the last three years. Read More

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High schoolers take to street in Potland against US President-elect

High schoolers take to street in Potland against US President-elect

The students marched despite a large red sign hanging near the front door advising students not to walk out but to "Walk in". "Say it clear. Immigration, welcome here". We appreciate Buck taking the time to reach out to us ... and we look forward to pressing him not only as it relates to this subjective standard regarding student apparel, but more importantly as it relates to the rampant allegations of grade inflation at this school. Read More

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Rejigging two lakh ATMs may take over a month

Rejigging two lakh ATMs may take over a month

Mr Jaitely regretted the inconvenience and appealed to people not to crowd banks to deposit invalid notes as the window for doing so is till December 30. "The largest banker in the country State Bank of India (SBI) saw deposits of Rs 47,868 crore till Saturday afternoon", Jaitley said while addressing the media. Read More

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Brexit Minister Davis: Parliamentary Vote to be Held Before Brexit Happens

Brexit Minister Davis: Parliamentary Vote to be Held Before Brexit Happens

He added: "Ultimately when the vote comes, Labour will support Theresa May to trigger Article 50 ". It leaves May's centre-right Conservative government with a slim working majority of 14 in the 650-member House of Commons. She said: "We are not attempting to stop the will of the people being heard, but there has to be transparency in terms of the process". He said a fresh plebiscite on the terms of exit would encourage the rest of the European Union to impose "impossibly hard conditions" ... Read More

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Amazon Reviews From Suspected Killer Todd Kohlhepp Surface Online

One body was uncovered at the location Kolhepp pointed to on Sunday, and another was discovered Monday, Spartanburg County Coroner Rusty Clevenger said at a press conference Monday night. Another review for a knife said "haven't stabbed anyone yet yet?. but I am keeping the dream alive and when I do, it will be with a quality tool like this?" They said it's likely a temporary broker will take over the property. Read More

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Another emissions cheat device found in Audi cars by US regulator

Another emissions cheat device found in Audi cars by US regulator

Volkswagen investors have so far filed 1,400 claims seeking a total of 8.2 billion euros ($9.1 billion) in damages over the emissions cheating saga, a court in Brunswick, close to VW's Wolfsburg headquarters, said in September. At this point, the researchers notified the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), which began its probe. The new discovery has not been publicly confirmed by Volkswagen or American regulators. Read More

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Beyonce to Campaign for Hillary Clinton

A huge turnout in the African American community for Clinton in the swing state of OH could be a crucial victory in the race against Republican Party representative Donald Trump, political experts note. Friday's concert was just one of many that celebrities will be headlining in support of Clinton. Clinton will be in Cleveland later this week and share the stage with rapper Jay Z . Read More

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How to master...the Amazon Echo

How to master...the Amazon Echo

In its review, CNET gave Google Home a 7.9 out of 10, concluding that while it "shows a ton of potential, it's now not as versatile or useful as Amazon's Echo ". As any heavy Google user knows, the company compiles your calendar and information from Gmail and other Google products to give you friendly (or disturbing, depending on how you feel about privacy) travel reminders and updates on other things. Read More

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Mass Effect Andromeda Video Invites You to Join the Andromeda Initiative

Mass Effect Andromeda Video Invites You to Join the Andromeda Initiative

In one such tweet, game producer Michael Gamble told some of his followers that although " Andromeda " aims to bring a fresh take on the game and its universe, it will still be " Mass Effect " at its very core. According to the site, folks who register will be "among the first contacted to receive critical mission information, special training opportunities" and will have the opportunity to seemingly win something upon completion. Read More

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Apple Kills Start Up Chime in New MacBook Pro Models

For example, the lightweight 12-inch MacBook now costs £1,249 - a price increase of £200 following the MacBook Pro launch event. That being said, anyone who decides to upgrade from the 2015 MacBook Pro to this year's model will take advantage of a new Retina display that boosts brightness by 67 percent and offers an altogether higher resolution than last year's model. Read More

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Dreamworld company to vote on CEO's $800k bonus

Thomas' statement came after outgoing Ardent Leisure chairman Neil Balnaves defended the award of a near A$843,000 (NZ$898,061) bonus to Ms Thomas at the company's annual general meeting on Thursday morning. "I take my family to Dreamworld", she said. A bonus for Ardent CEO, former Women's Weekly editor Deborah Thomas, is on the agenda for the Dreamworld owner's AGM today. Read More

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Angelique Kerber outsmarts Simona Halep — WTA Finals

Angelique Kerber outsmarts Simona Halep — WTA Finals

Kerber's defense and counter-punching was top notch against Halep. The decision-making was there, the shots were there, and most importantly, the confidence was there. A cornerstone of Kerber's 2016 story is of course her failure to pull off this very feat 12 months ago. She lost in straights. "I'm feeling very, very good here and it's just great to win my second match here playing my best tennis ", Kerber said on court after the match. Read More

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PlayStation Tournaments coming to PS4

ESL will integrate its competitive gaming systems into PlayStation's tournaments section on the PS4. The European PS4 owners can now register for "FIFA 17", " NBA 2K17 " and "WRC 5" tournaments . If you didn't quite get the gist of the headline then you should know that PSN is now experiencing problems with signing in and online play. We'll probably also see this feature being prominent in future titles such as Injustice 2 and Tekken 7 as well. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy S8 set to feature iris scanner and dual lens camera

Japan's Transport Ministry said today that a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone belonging to a foreign passenger was found emitting smoke at Kansai International Airport in western Japan earlier this week. Despite the highly publicized recall, Aptelgent - a San Francisco-based software company that tracks mobile usage - says there are still are 1 million Galaxy Note 7 phones in use. Read More

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In Iraq, ISIS Attacks City Of Kirkuk As Battle For Mosul Rages

In Iraq, ISIS Attacks City Of Kirkuk As Battle For Mosul Rages

IRBIL, Iraq (AP) - Raeda Paulos could hardly hide her joy when the television inside her cramped trailer showed Iraqi forces raising the national flag over a church in her hometown, a day after it was freed from Islamic State rule. Iraqi forces advanced as far as Bartella, a historically Christian town some 15 kilometers from Mosul's outskirts, by Thursday. Such civilians are at "extreme risk", Hussein noted. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Faces Lawsuit: Plaintiffs Seek Monetary Damage

A fan with the username HitmanNiko uploaded a modification (known to gamers as a "mod") to the fifth version of the game featuring the phone as weapon - replacing the sticky bomb with a graphic of the Galaxy Note 7. "People are lining up roughly a day earlier than they did a year ago", said a KT official. It now covers "all original and replacement Galaxy Note7 devices sold or exchanged in the United States before and after the original recall on September 15, 2016". Read More

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LinkedIn Says a Russian Hacker Was Responsible for 2012 Breach

LinkedIn Says a Russian Hacker Was Responsible for 2012 Breach

Russian criminal gangs are a major source of hacking directed at US companies, but it can be hard for the U.S.to catch such suspects if they don't leave their home country. "As cybercrime can originate anywhere in the world, global cooperation is crucial to successfully defeat cyber adversaries", it added. He is currently in custody and now faces possible extradition to the USA, depending on what the local courts decide, according to a statement from the Czech police. Read More

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Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Set to Announce Earnings on Wednesday

Receive News & Ratings Via Email - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter . RBS Partners L.P. acquired a new position in shares of Seagate Technology PLC during the second quarter worth $11,805,000. Thrivent Financial for Lutherans boosted its position in Seagate Technology PLC by 12.2% in the second quarter . Read More

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Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

Samsung Note 7 recall to cost at least $5.3 billion

The South Korean firm said on Friday that the discontinuation of its flagship phone would cost the company about 3.5 trillion won (£2.5 billion) during the current and next quarter. Samsung added that it will make significant changes in its quality assurance processes to improve product safety. In the United States, 1.9 million Note 7 phones are subject to the two recalls. Read More

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