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Tim Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida

Tim Tebow being promoted to Mets' affiliate in Florida

Lucie, Florida . "His contributions, both on the field and in our community, have made a tremendous impact on our team, the City of Columbia and the entire South Atlantic League", Katz said. "For me, it's not something I have to answer", Tebow said. Tebow's first pro baseball stop had a storybook start with a home run in his first at-bat. Read More

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Geely acquires Proton stake and all of Lotus

Geely acquires Proton stake and all of Lotus

Chinese billionaire Li Shufu said his Zhejiang Geely Holding Group will consider producing Lotus sports cars in China after agreeing to purchase stakes in Malaysian carmaker Proton Holdings Bhd and its British unit. Under the partnership, Syed Faisal said Proton will become the manufacturing hub for Geely's right-hand drive models. "The revival of Proton and Lotus will not be an easy task in a market with fierce competition". Read More

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Hike rolls out India's first payment wallet within messaging platform

Hike rolls out India's first payment wallet within messaging platform

Furthermore, the company said that "users can choose from over ten different beautifully crafted envelopes and also add a personalised message to it to celebrate those special occasions". Hike 5.0 now features a new slick look, with an emphasis on personalisation with App Themes. For those who love staying up late and chatting in the darkness, the app has dedicated a theme called "Night" theme, wherein the users will be enabled to save their battery at night as it reduces the glare coming ... Read More

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All talk, few trades before NHL's expansion roster freeze

All talk, few trades before NHL's expansion roster freeze

As for the rest of the team, the pickings are a little slimmer. Leading the Golden Knights' draft is general manager George McPhee , who spent 17 seasons in charge of the Washington Capitals , helping that club rise to prominence. The other 30 NHL franchises must submit their lists of protected players (names that won't be exposed to the expansion draft) to the league by 5 p.m. Read More

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Facebook dabbling with 'Artificial Intelligence' to remove terrorist content

Facebook dabbling with 'Artificial Intelligence' to remove terrorist content

The post comes after United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May announced her goals to challenge internet and tech companies to play a more active role in counterterrorism. Britain's interior ministry welcomed Facebook's efforts but said technology companies needed to go further. They said they are now training this system using text the company has previously removed for promoting terrorism. Read More

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Apple watchOS 4 unveiled, stars new Siri-powered watch face

The face automatically displays all the info that's most pertinent to you using machine learning , so it can adjust to your usage patterns and settings to provide the most applicable info depending on the time of day. You can also do multiple workouts in a single session, like triathletes do. One of the things Apple is updating is the watch face. The activity tracker has also received some added features, including challenges that reward you with some fancy screen animations for ... Read More

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'District 9' director to debut his new sci-fi flick on Steam

'District 9' director to debut his new sci-fi flick on Steam

We don't know exactly when this film will come out, besides "soon", or what its length will be, besides "short". Though the concept of aliens seizing earth and killing off humankind isn't entirely fresh, Blomkamp frequently backs his stories with socially conscious themes, and already, Volume 1 looks more like a fully realized, big-budget flick than the short films Blomkamp previously touted. Read More

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The PS3 Console Has Ended Production Over In Japan

The PS3 Console Has Ended Production Over In Japan

Fans of Sony's gaming platforms will be surprised to know that the company has officially halted production of the PS3 in Japan. Over half a billion game devices sold in less than a decade isn't bad. The May games are already available for the PlayStation Plus. These two games are also available on PS4 via the Cross-buy. Ah, but the patch does do a bit more than Sony has let on. Read More

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The Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is a V8 super saloon monster

The Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is a V8 super saloon monster

Not only is 441 kW more than you get from the F-Type SVO or Project 7, it's more than the unloved XJ220 produced when Jag set its sights on creating the world's fastest auto. In addition, there will be a high production number for the Jaguar XE SV Project 8, with Jaguar planning to build around 300 units that will be sold all over the world. Read More

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US racer Hayden still in

US racer Hayden still in "extremely critical" condition

Following the incident, Nicky was treated on site by medical staff and then taken by ambulance to a hospital near Rimini for immediate treatment. The American rider, who now races in the World Suberbike Series, was cycling along the Rimini coastline when he collided with a auto and suffered serious head and chest injuries and has reportedly been place in an induced coma at the Bufalini hospital in Cesena. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) budget phone arrives at AT&T

Samsung Galaxy J3 (2017) budget phone arrives at AT&T

It runs on the Android 7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box, with Samsung's custom Android skin on top. The Galaxy J7 Max also will also support Samsung Pay Mini transactions. To be eligible for the Samsung Trade-in, selected smartphones will need to qualify; the devices will have to be in a working condition and trade-in pricing are based on these conditions. Read More

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SpaceX Blasts Biggest High Speed Communications Satellite to Orbit for Inmarsat

SpaceX Blasts Biggest High Speed Communications Satellite to Orbit for Inmarsat

SpaceX has several heavier satellites on its manifest for the coming months, but the13, 417-pound Inmarsat 5 F4 satellite is the biggest test of the lifting capability of the Falcon 9 to date. However, since the company has not brought those into commercial flights yet, it made a decision to go with a regular Falcon. The launch of Inmarsat-5 Flight 4 from Pad 39A is scheduled for Monday, May 15. Read More

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Top baby names of 2016

Top baby names of 2016

Emma and Noah again top the list of the most popular baby names in the United States. The rest of the top 10 for girls, in order: Olivia, Ava, Sophia, Isabella, Mia, Charlotte, Abigail, Emily and Harper. "Even parents who are huge Donald Trump supporters are unlikely to name their child Donald", Wattenberg said. The Social Security Administration is the source for the ranking because parents give their children's name when they apply for social security cards. Read More

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Do you see a Surface Laptop in your future?

This particular OS was previously known as Windows 10 Cloud given its fast and efficient nature. "By limiting apps to those in the Windows Store, Windows 10S is ideal for people who have everything they need in the Windows Store and prefer the peace of mind that comes with removing the risk of downloading apps from other places". Read More

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Amazon to Build Homeless Shelter in Seattle

Amazon to Build Homeless Shelter in Seattle

The online retailer is now in the midst of a massive wave of construction on new headquarters and offices in the USA city, including an eye-catching triple-domed building that will house company offices, set to open in 2020. Schoettler said Bezos "loved the fact that it was unique, and that it was inclusive, within our campus, and thought that was very unusual and would allow us to do something different". Read More

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Indian police detain 3 in beating death of Muslim man

Indian police detain 3 in beating death of Muslim man

They had reported the matter to Pahasu police and village pradhan's husband Arun Pratap but no action was taken against them. The FIR mentioned "five to six unknown suspects from Hindu Yuva Vahini ". The issue has become a flashpoint for nationalists in recent years, with Hindu extremists raising fears of "love jihad" - claims that Muslim boys were attempting to seduce and elope with Hindu girls across the country to convert them. Read More

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Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Details Arrive for First DLC

One of the more anticipated features, the new hard mode , was also detailed . It allows you to see where you've travelled during the last 200 hours of play, highlighting the areas that you have yet to explore. A Korok Mask will make it easier to find Koroks by giving a signal when you get close. The best part is that this even works retroactively, so players that have already put many hours into the game will be able to see where they have traveled. Read More

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Field set for Athens NCAA women's golf regional

Field set for Athens NCAA women's golf regional

The national championships will be May 19-24 at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill., hosted by Northern Illinois. The field includes six top-25 teams - No. She was the individual champion at the Golfweek Conference Challenge. In 2016, she played at Stanford, finishing in the top third of the West Regional. Read More

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Jadhav case: India hands over mother's appeal to Pak

Jadhav case: India hands over mother's appeal to Pak

However, Pakistani media reported that Janjua turned down Bambawale's demand saying, "access under (bilateral) agreement is meant for prisoners and not for spies". The formal appeal against the death sentence, filed under Section 133 (B) of the Pakistan Army Act, was signed by Jadhav's mother. "Pakistan was also requested to facilitate visas for the mother and father Jadhav". Read More

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Uber Announces Flying Taxis In Texas And Dubai By 2020

Uber Announces Flying Taxis In Texas And Dubai By 2020

They are expected to have zero emission and will be quiet enough to operate in cities. Further, he promised, that the flight would cost $1.32 per passenger per mile - about the same as Uber's standard vehicle service. The initiative dubbed the Uber Elevate Network envisions scenarios where computers would be able to fly vehicles from San Francisco to San Jose in about 15 minutes at the same pricing that Uber X rides are priced for the same duration. Read More

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IPhone 8 becomes OLED iPhone

IPhone 8 becomes OLED iPhone

From limited supply to tricky components, here are the main problems and effects of the Apple iPhone 8's late arrival. Sorry folks, but It's looking more and more like the iPhone 8 won't be widely available until the start of next year. The two corporations recently signed a two-year contract for $9 billion which requires Samsung to ship between 70 and 92 million screen panels to Apple in 2017 alone. Read More

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Nintendo Switch Sells Big-Time In March

While that might sound like good news especially for the Nintendo Switch players, some fans are left feeling confuse as to why the developer choose to do that. But these are impressive numbers thus far, and it shows powerful momentum for Nintendo's console, far more than what it accomplished with the Wii U years ago. Read More

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