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Jaguar To Restore Ten E-Types Back To Perfection

Jaguar Land Rover continues the Reborn initiative with the next chapter to involve the legendary Series 1 E-Type. Body panels from Jaguar Classic's reverse-engineered panel programme are fitted where necessary, to remove corrosion and restore the E-type's iconic looks with the best fit possible.

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Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones

A report out last month suggested that Samsung is planning to refurbish Galaxy Note 7 handsets and will be bringing them for the South Korean market. Samsung also said it plans to join the European Union's R&D and test efforts to help develop new eco-friendly processing methods.

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Samsung S8 unveiled in NY

The Note 7 pushed the engineering envelope with its battery, which contributed to a series of spontaneous smartphone combustions. The incident cost Samsung $5.5bn in profit and dealt a heavy blow to its reputation. The Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display with QHD resolution and 586 ppi. The S8 Plus will be 6.2 inches, compared with S7 Edge's 5.5 inches and the Note 7's 5.7 inches.

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Here are unique things people forget in an Uber

Uber released data Wednesday detailing items that were most likely to make their way to the lost-and-found past year. Then there are more mundane things, like shades, chargers or rings that are found after a passenger has left the auto. We won't ask questions. While Uber does not reveal the exact number of rides taken, in 2016, the driver-partner with the most number of rides as well as the customer who used the app the most were from Bengaluru .

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RIL hits highest since June 2008 as Jio's freebies come to end

A lot has been reported about what happens next, after you take the Prime subscription or if you don't take the Prime subscription. There are a number of ways in which you can subscribe to Jio Prime . "This is one such segmented offering and the offer is valid only till 15 March". To name it in a one-liner, Prime users will be entitled to nearly double the amount of data when compared to non-prime users.

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Maruti Ciaz to be sold from the NEXA channel starting tomorrow

Nexa, with sales of about 1.5 lakh units in the current fiscal, now accounts for about 12% of the domestic annual sales of the Gurugram-based company. Powering the Ciaz will still be the 1.4-litre petrol and 1.3-litre diesel engines. The petrol engine will be available with a 5-speed manual transmission and a 4 speed automatic gearbox, while the diesel engine is expected to be paired only to a 5-speed manual transmission.

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SpaceX Successfully Relaunches, Relands an Orbital Rocket

SpaceX , the private space transportation company founded by entrepreneur Elon Musk, plans to launch the SES-10 communications satellite this evening from the historic Launch Complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral , Florida.

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Hillsborough: Law Enforcement Cracks Down on Distracted Drivers

Georgia roadway deaths hit a 10-year high in 2016 and the state DOT said distracted driving definitely a factor. Also an increase of nearly 3 percent from the year before. While cell phone use is the most recognizable distraction, adjusting the radio, eating, grooming or programming a GPS system is just as unsafe. The company looked at data gathered from adults using its service between February 1 and March 15, encompassing "millions" of drives.

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Arrives April 21

The Galaxy S8 is priced at $750 and the Galaxy S8 Plus at $850. How this experience will be different on the Microsoft Edition S8 remains to be seen. The regular Samsung Galaxy S8 is tagged at $725 while the bigger Samsung galaxy S8 Plus is priced at $825.

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SpaceX to launch used rocket into space for first time

All of the company's plans for the future - including its big ambitions to fly humans to Mars one day - depend on driving down the cost of spaceflight by reusing rocket boosters for multiple launches. SpaceX sees airline-like, full and rapid reusability as being vital to reducing the cost of launching to space and is working towards the day when "flight-proven" rockets are not unusual.

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North Carolina dials back transgender 'bathroom bill,' hopes business returns

North Carolina lawmakers retreated from the state's controversial law that restricted which public restrooms transgender people can use, repealing it Thursday in the face of economic pressure in favor of a new bill that gay rights groups attacked as discriminatory.

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Samsung Introduces Siri Rival 'Bixby' Ahead of Galaxy S8

Well, in-fact, we have already come across a number of leaks, rumours, and reports, suggesting the flagship's features and specifications. Unfortunately, developers won't be able to lay their hands on Bixby's code right away, meaning it will be confined to apps on the Galaxy S8 at launch.

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Donald Trump predicts 'very difficult' summit with Xi Jinping

The left-leaning Economic Policy Institute estimated earlier this year 3.4 million jobs were lost due to the trade deficit with China from 2001 to 2015, almost three-quarters of them manufacturing jobs. s long-standing One China Policy, which nominally acknowledges the Asian giant s claims over Taiwan without recognizing them. China is doubtful of U.S intention of towards self-ruled Taiwan that China claims its own.

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Mom: Teen daughter afraid to come home after Chicago attack

Hours later, her family discovered a video on the Internet showing the high school freshman being attacked by "five or six" men. The teenager in question is now being treated in hospital. "It hurts me to my core because I was one of the last people to see her [before the alleged attack]". She said her daughter looked scared and the men or boys were being abusive toward her.

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Australian Capital Territory to lead in renewable energy sourcing

Amin said. Renewable Energy Capacity Statistics 2017 indicates that renewable energy capacity increased by 8.7% in 2016 with a record 71 GW of new solar energy leading the growth. Wind energy capacity increased by 51 GW and hydropower saw 30 GW of new capacity additions. The plant, which can generate as much as 17 megawatts of alternating current power, is at Naval Support Activity Crane (NSA Crane), about 40 miles south of Bloomington.

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Did Russia Influence the US Election? Putin Says, 'Read My Lips-No'

Former Vice President Dick Cheney said Wednesday: 'There was a very serious effort made by Mr. Putin and his government, his organization, to interfere in major ways with our basic fundamental democratic process, ' speaking at a conference in New Delhi.

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Samsung Electronics says to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

Note7 units that aren't refurbished for sale will be broken down into individual components so Samsung can recover chips, camera modules, and rare metals found within the phone. Greenpeace welcomed the Samsung's move, saying it came after almost five months of campaigning and global protests addressing the environmental impact of the recall.

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SpaceX set to launch its first recycled rocket

SpaceX successfully launched and then retrieved its first recycled rocket Thursday, a historic feat and the biggest leap yet in its bid to drive down costs and speed up flights. The company is also working towards launching two paying customers to the moon in 2018. The SES satellite launched Thursday is expected to boost communications capacity across Latin America, "ranging from the Gulf of California in Mexico to Cape Horn in Chile", according to SpaceX.

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U.S. election probe told to 'follow bodies'

He also said that Russian "gray outlets" or fake accounts tweet at President Trump "at high volumes when they know he is online, pushing conspiracy theories", in hopes he will repeat them. Democrats have called on Nunes to step down from his post, while most Republicans in the chamber say they support Nunes. One of Flynn's lawyers, Robert Kelner, said they have had discussions with committee staff members, but Flynn has not been contacted directly.

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The man from Mar-a-Lago says yes to Xi Jinping

US President Donald Trump is predicting "a very difficult" meeting next week with Chinese President Xi Jinping , citing trade deficits and lost jobs. During their meeting, President Xi said that China is willing to deepen cooperation with Serbia in various sectors, including agriculture, bio-chemical and renewable energy.

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Samsung says the Galaxy S8 will be its best-selling smartphone ever

On Thursday, Microsoft said it would said sell special versions of the S8 and S8+ directly in its US retail stores. Instead, this Microsoft Edition will simply install several Microsoft-made apps from the Google Play App Store. Microsoft Edition devices include a few additional apps, arranges those productivity applications on the home screen and provides additional accessibility to other Microsoft owned applications such as LinkedIn, Wunderlist and more.

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Key findings of the AP-NORC poll on health care

Trump, a NY businessman who touted his skills as a deal maker in his bid for the White House, has repeatedly criticised Freedom Caucus members, blaming them for the defeat of legislation to repeal and replace former President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law.

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Samsung unveils Galaxy S8 and S8+, launches VR content service

Now, the company's mobile boss Koh Dong-jin has said that Samsung expects the S8 and S8+ to outsell the previous-generation models. Though Bixby is already running on both phones, Samsung's virtual assistant is still in its early stages, meaning that there is more room for improvements.

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Bizarre Cristiano Ronaldo bust overshadows airport naming ceremony

Cristiano Ronaldo attends the ceremony to rename Funchal Airport as Cristiano Ronaldo Airport in Funchal, Portugal March 29, 2017 . The Real Madrid icon took to the stage in front of an adoring crowd as he and girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez brought glamour and stardust to the proceedings.

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WipEout Omega Collection Launches For PlayStation 4 On June 6

WipEout Omega Collection comes out on 7th June on PlayStation 4, Sony has announced. Expect a 1080p resolution on PS4 and dynamic 4K on PS4 Pro - all at 60 frames per second. So in a way, you'll be experiencing the games in a new way via the update. Plus, a full racebox mode will an absolute treat for WipEout fans looking to tweak and customize their own races.

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End of encryption? Tech giants ordered to clamp down on online extremism

At the heart of the matter though, nothing has changed: tech companies and security experts say that if crypto backdoors are created, it will be impossible to ensure that only the "good guys" can use this special access, and thus will undermine end-to-end encrypted systems and encrypted storage.

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SpaceX hails 'revolution' after recycled rocket launch, landing

That, of course, would be ridiculous, which is his point - being able to reuse rockets dramatically reduces the cost of space travel, which is how SpaceX plans to eventually be able to succeed in not only business, but in making humans an interplanetary species.

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Russian Federation 'tried to hijack USA election': U.S. senator

Additional witnesses could be interviewed. France's presidential elections have been compared to the US contest in November in part because far-right candidate Marine Le Pen has been called the French Donald Trump for her opposition to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and illegal immigration.

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Samsung unveils flagship smartphone Galaxy S8

Measured diagonally, the Galaxy S8 Plus boasts a 15.75-centimeter (6.2-inch) screen , while the iPhone 7 Plus has a 14-centimeter (5.5-inch) screen . Emulating Windows Hello, the phone can first take scans of a user's iris and later that can be used as password to unlock the phone. Samsung has stretched the display almost to the bottom of the smartphone, where the home button used to live.

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Senator: Russia used 'thousands' of internet trolls during United States election

The vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee accused Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday of ordering a "deliberate campaign carefully constructed to undermine" last year's presidential election. The top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee claims Russian propaganda outlets like RT and Sputnik produced and peddled disinformation to USA audiences in hopes of damaging Hillary Clinton.

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Xi Meeting Chance to Develop Ties, But 'Big Problems' Exist - White House

As Hong Kong's South China Morning Post reports , an informal meeting of the two leaders - in Florida rather than at the White House - may be meant to reduce pressure for any concrete results, which could be hard to achieve at the moment.

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Samsung Bixby will be a core feature of the Galaxy S8

Bixby is smarter with the lingo too, as it will simplify the learning curve for users, by learning the user, his behaviour, and his choices, and predicting the next step instantly. Bixby will also have the ability to understand incomplete commands, so if you ask a question only in part or missing some information, Samsung claims the assistant will still try to answer it "to the best of its knowledge".

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Samsung to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices

A subsequent probe found manufacturing problems in batteries supplied by two different companies - Samsung SDI Co Ltd and Amperex Technology Ltd. South Korea's Electronic Times newspaper reported that Samsung will start selling refurbished Note 7s in its home country in July or August and would aim to sell between 400,000 and 500,000 of them using safe batteries.

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Toyota Teases FT-4X Concept Ahead of New York Auto Show

Toyota has released a single teasing shot of an all-new concept it plans to reveal at the NY motor show next month. The teaser shot reveals what appears to be rugged body cladding as well as a chunky off-road tire-albeit one wrapped around an 18-inch wheel.

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North Carolina is flushing its bathroom bill. What's next?

The compromise passed in the Senate on a 32-16 vote and in the House by 70-48-the votes did not fall along party lines. The revised North Carolina law retains two provisions opposed by "transgender" and "gay" activists: "one that leaves all matters related to bathroom regulation to the state, and another that prevents local governments from enacting certain LGBT protections until the end of 2020", Business Insider reports.