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Big Retailers Sign Up to Facebook's 'collection'

Just like Canvas, collections too is basically designed for mobile users with the motive of dazzling them on Facebook itself before redirecting the to advertiser's mobile application. "Collection has outstanding cross-selling capabilities, and we'll certainly explore this new format again to inspire and increase sales", said Rebecca Watts, performance marketing senior specialist at Adidas.

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SsangYong Rexton teased with drawings

From launch, the new Rexton will be available with an improved version of the current 2.2-litre diesel found in its predecessor. In truth, they haven't got there yet, but this new Rexton looks quite promising. It will go on sale in the Korean market soon and will be introduced in the United Kingdom by the end of 2017. Under the bonnet, the production LIV-2 will come with either a 166kW/350Nm 2.0-litre turbo-petrol or a 133kW/420Nm 2.2-litre diesel.

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Sony Mobile announces Xperia L1 for Ireland

Sony Xperia XZs is a successor to last year's Xperia XZ, which was launched in India last year in September. The single-SIM smartphone runs Android 7.0 Nougat and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor coupled with Adreno 510 GPU and 4GB RAM .

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Why Tinder helps National Basketball Association teams win more games on the road

No need to go to the clubs all night anymore'. In the ESPN article, the unnamed team general manager claims that apps like Tinder and social media sites have helped reduced the affect of playing away from home because less effort is now required to arrange a meet up.

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This SUV is the 'top safety pick' of 2017

To achieve the top safety score in the US the vehicle must achieve a good rating in front, side, roof strength and head restraint test, and have an available front crash prevention system. Additional standard safety equipment on all Honda models include Advance Compatibility Engineering™ (ACE™) body structure; Vehicle Stability Assist™ (VSA®) with traction control; Anti-lock Braking System (ABS); side curtain airbags (some vehicles equipped with a rollover sensor as well); advanced front ...

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Could Michael Bisping's Ultimatum Throw Wrench Into Georges St-Pierre Fight?

Yoel Romero isn't sold on Michael Bisping's threat to take away Georges St-Pierre's UFC middleweight title shot if "Rush" isn't ready to fight before the fall. I am the champion, and I am not willing to sit around until September or October. Stop doing your f*cking gymnastics. The top contender was meant to be given a chance at the belt after the grudge match and Bisping says he would be happy to face Romero if GSP continues to stall.

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Yadier Molina urges apology from Adam Jones

During the trophy ceremony after Team USA's 8-0 victory, Jones discussed the extra motivation his team had before the game. "They outhit us", said Puerto Rican manager Edwin Rodriguez. Andrew McCutchen had a run-scoring single as well later in the inning, to give the U.S. a four-run lead. "Our country has been behind us since we have started [the tournament]".

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Likes arrive for Facebook Messenger - along with a few new reactions

Reactions, meanwhile, could make group threads more concise by offering participants a shorter way to respond to messages. Speaking of new push notifications, Facebook is also adding Slack-like @-mentions, so you can "call out" specific people in a chat.

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NC 'bathroom bill' to cost state $3.76 billion

But he also questioned why it was necessary to make a national firestorm around North Carolina , which has now spread to Texas as it considers a similar "bathroom bill". Gov. Roy Cooper and Republican legislative leaders have been looking for a replacement, but Forest said they shouldn't succumb to "economic and corporate extortion".

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Crackdown creates meat shortage in most populous India state

Yogi Adityanath ji wants to establish a proper law and order in the state. He has said his government's motto is Sabka Saath-Sabka Vikas and asssures that there would be no discrimination against anyone in the name of caste, religion or gender and that there would be development for everyone and appeasement of none.

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Android O will Improve Multi-Tasking with Picture-in-Picture Mode

Over the course of the next several months, we'll be releasing updated developer previews, and we'll be doing a deep dive on all things Android at Google I/O in May. Users can change the behavior or block content. The Android O Developer Preview is open for Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X, Nexus Player, and Pixel C.

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Great Final Four matchups for the sports fan

On Sunday night, Luke Maye helped the University of North Carolina make the Final Four with a buzzer-beating shot in the NCAA Division I Basketball Tournament. "I just wish we could have played the first half with a full roster", Kentucky coach John Calipari said. For he and most of his teammates, it was a 180-degree turn from the last game of this nature they experienced in the NCAA Tournament.

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Tar Heels' Luke Maye Is An Overnight Hero

For the rest of the guests, it's all uncharted territory. USA TODAY Sports' Nicole Auerbach says you're sorely mistaken if you think this won't be an entertaining Final Four . In what might have been the key possession of the game, OR ran down the shot clock before Dorsey put up a 3-point attempt just before the buzzer. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Gonzaga is the slight favorite to win the championship, as the Bulldogs have odds of +150 to win.

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Samsung plans to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7s

Don't expect to walk out of your local consumer electronics store with a new Galaxy Note 7 next week, though. The application filed explained that the name would be for personal information management software, mobile and PC apps with voice recognition, and for mobile phone software that allows hands-free use.

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California, NY vow to fill climate-change void left by Trump

The most significant of those regulations is the Clean Power Plan , which put emissions limits on new and existing coal power plants. On Tuesday, Trump signed an executive order directing federal agencies to review Obama-era regulations on coal and natural gas that could hamper domestic energy production.

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How to get the new operating system early

According to the three, the Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade is a defective product. As a effect, the release version of the operating system "was liable to cause loss of data or damage to hardware". Although the privacy issue was first highlighted when Windows 10 was launched two years ago, it's been brought back into focus this week on Reddit .

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Apple iOS 10.3 Makes Siri Smarter, Pimps Your Ride

Apple has officially released iOS 10.3 update that has major updates regarding its newly launched AirPods, WiFi calling and SiriKit . The update is available for every device now running iOS 10: iPhone 5 and up, the 4th-gen iPad and up, the iPad Mini 2 and up, both iPad Pros, and the 6th-gen iPod Touch.

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Talks produce no progress in Scottish independence dispute

Sturgeon has said there is an "unquestionable democratic mandate" for a referendum, after Scotland voted Remain and May's Government appears set on withdrawing from the Single Market. "But today, for now, we wish the Government and the Prime Minister well". The two-day debate started last week but was suspended on Wednesday after the terror attack at Westminster.

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Strong storms are possible today, again later this week

Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. I have read that a sustained wind of about 20 miles per hour is required to produce electricity from a windmill. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Thursday Night: A chance of rain . Sunday .Not as cool. Cloudy. Chance of precipitation is 50%. The melting snow will also be accompanied by periods of rain .

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Payments company Square launches in the UK

It is the fourth territory outside of the U.S. in which payments device is available - the others being: Canada, Japan and Australia. Square a year ago added Paul Deighton to its board of directors, an effort to establish its footing in the U.K.

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Trump Tweets Congress Should Investigate Clintons After Hannity Promotes Uranium One Conspiracy

Trump's decision to go after both Republicans and Democrats in his tweet storm is a perplexing strategy for a president who will need every vote he can get as he begins to embark on a challenging quest to reform the country's complicated tax code.

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Zelda Fans Uncover Hidden Message in Breath of the Wild's First Shrines

Make a dish using a staminoka bass. As it turns out, I hadn't even scratched the surface. I've thrown away Royal items left and right at this point, leaving elemental weapons in chests in Shrines because I already had two additional copies of them.

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Uber suspends self-driving car program in Pennsylvania after Arizona crash

One of Uber's Volvo self-driving SUVs was involved in a high-impact crash on Friday in Tempe. Photos of the crash were posted online showing the Uber auto on its right side, while another vehicle was badly damaged. Still, Uber hit the pause button on its entire self-driving program in response to the accident, keeping it on hold until this morning when it commenced testing in San Francisco.

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In unanimous decision, Supreme Court raises bar for special education

He did not elaborate on what that progress should look like, saying it depends on the "unique circumstances" of each child. Two out of three judges on the 10th Circuit sided with the truck driver. "If anyone is suggesting that I like a result where an autistic child happens to lose , that's a heartbreaking accusation to me", Gorsuch said. "You learn in life to roll with the punches, but I'm concerned because the Supreme Court has the final say in this country's affairs, and he's shown a ...

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California, New York governors blast Trump power plant order

Chamber of Commerce PresidentThomas J. Donohue said . The order makes good on Trump's campaign pledge to unravel former President Barack Obama's efforts to curb global warming, eliminating almost a dozen measures in an effort to boost domestic energy production, especially oil, natural gas and coal.

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Syrian rebels take control of IS-held airport near Raqqa

An SDF spokeswoman said the dam should be fully captured within days after the forces took its northern entrance last week. Tabqa Dam is 25 miles upstream of Raqqa on the Euphrates River . The dam stretches 4.5km across the Euphrates river . The Islamic state captured the soldiers and executed them in the Raqqa desert . "This is to allow a team of engineers to enter the dam and carry out their work".

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United Airlines: Customers 'Welcome' To Wear Leggings, But Not Pass Riders

More on the story ... On Sunday morning, United stopped the two girls from traveling. Ticketed passengers are not subject to the same dress code and can wear leggings, Guerin told AP. Some men mocked United by threatening to wear leggings they next time they fly. The longstanding policy of the airlines requires those who enjoy the perks of airline employment, which include free travel passes for family and guests, to present themselves in a way that represents the airline ...

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Samsung to sell refurbished safety-recalled Note 7 phones

One of Samsung's factories in China that helped manufacture some of the combustable batteries also battled an inferno in February. "Regarding the Galaxy Note 7 devices as refurbished phones or rental phones, applicability is dependent upon consultations with regulatory authorities and carriers as well as due consideration of local demand", Samsung said in a statement .

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China's Tencent takes 5 pct stake in electric-car maker Tesla

Shenzhen-based Tencent paid about $1.8 billion for 8.17 million shares through Tesla's recent stock offering and via open-market purchases, according to a regulatory filing Tuesday. The Tesla Roadster was the first vehicle that the popular electric auto company ever built and it broke a lot of conventions. At more than $300 billion, Tencent's market capitalization recently surpassed the value of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.

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New £1 coin - "the most secure in the world" - comes into circulation

Commercial Secretary to the Treasury, Baroness Neville-Rolfe, said: "This is a giant step forward to help stamp out counterfeit coins and save businesses and the taxpayer millions of pounds every year". A lot of talks have been taking place with operators of vehicle parks, gyms, vending machines and others who use £1 coins, to help them adjust to the new coins.

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White House under lock down after package found

The White House is on lockdown after a "suspicious package" was discovered with the Secret Service investigating. A Secret Service agent told One America News that a man approached a crowd of people, claiming to have an explosive. The US Secret Service in a tweet said it was investigating the incident. The agency later tweeted that they had taken a suspect into custody. Members of the media and the public were moved a safe distance away from the package, the Secret Service said.

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Chris Rock Brought Out Dave Chappelle In New Orleans

He reportedly prompted a standing ovation. Chris Rock's Total Blackout tour continues on Sunday with another show in New Orleans, Louisiana. "Stranger things have happened in New Orleans", he said. Tyra Banks and Rosario Dawson, who dates Andre, were also attendees of the event. The night's starpower, however, was not limited to just Chappelle and Rock.

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New Facebook Tools Make It Easier to Contact Politicians

But Facebook is trying to turn things around with Town Hall , a new feature that will allow the social network's users to locate, follow, and contact local state and federal government representatives. It's worth noting that Facebook says that information will not be displayed or shared. The social networking giant's new USA service informs users who their local elected representatives are and how to contact them.

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'Facebook Removed Blasphemous Content on Pakistan's Request'

Federal Secretary of Interior apprised Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday about implementation of the court orders during hearing of the blasphemous content case, ARY News reported. Chairman of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority Ismael Shah said a team of 25 professionals were active against such content and 40 such pages had been blocked so far.

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More details emerge about upcoming HTC U handset, codenamed 'Ocean'

Blass notes that the same camera setup used on the HTC U Ultra will be retained on the upcoming flagship, however, at least one Sony sensor will be replaced with a newer and probably better version. According to the tipster, the HTC U will be here as early as mid-April. Specifically, HTC U is said to be utilizing a 12-megapixel IMX362 around back and 16-megapixel IMX351 up front.


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