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Amazon Go cashierless store opens in Chicago

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 15:41
However, the new store is Amazon's most limited, open only on weekdays from 7am and to 8PM, and offering 'Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Snacks.
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Instagram adds Shopping tab to the Explore page along with tool that lets you buy items in Stories

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 15:41
Instagram is adding a dedicated tab to its Explore section that's focused on Shopping and personalized to each user's interests. It's also rolling out Shopping stickers to Stories.
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NASA shares stunning 'first light' image from new TESS spacecraft

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 15:12
The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) snapped a photo using its four wide-field cameras on August 7, nearly four months after it blasted off from Cape Canaveral.
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Scientists pinpoint the origins of elusive lightning 'sprites' that appear ABOVE thunderstorms

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 13:56
Scientists have observed the ‘parent’ lightning strokes for dozens of red sprites over a storm in China, revealing new insight on how these remarkable phenomena are produced.
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Gold miners uncover 50,000-year-old mummified remains of Ice Age caribou calf and wolf pup

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 13:17
The Ice Age specimens were found in the Tr’ondëk Hwëch’in Traditional Territory, a First Nation territory in Yukon. The caribou contains some of the oldest mummified mammal tissue.
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Ex White House Photographer Pete Souza releases the first pictures taken using Apple's iPhone XS 

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 13:08
Souza, who was the Chief Official White House photographer for U.S. Presidents Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama, used Apple's new iPhone XS to take these shots for Dailymail.com.
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‘Pedo Guy’ SUES Elon Musk: British cave expert slurred by Tesla boss in row over rescue of Thai boys

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 13:04
British diver Vernon Unsworth alleges that Mr Musk falsely accused him on Twitter of being a paedophile. The lawsuit filed in LA seeks more than $75,000 (£57,000) in damages.
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Scientists determine four new personality types

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:36
Experts from Northwestern University questioned 1.5 million people worldwide to make the finding, which undercover that people were average, reserved, self-centred or role models.
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The 'explosion of life' on Earth 500 million years ago was NOT sparked by meteorites

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:11
Scientists from Purdue University in Indiana found the samples collected in the 1960s on Apollo missions were skewed towards recording more recent activity.
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Victims of sexual assault are less likely to report it to the police if they were drunk at the time

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:10
Scientists at the University of Birmingham found that survivors of sexual assault are also more likely to blame themselves for the crime if they were intoxicated. (Stock image)
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World's first hydrogen-powered train unveiled in Germany

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 11:10
Two bright blue Coradia iLint trains, built by French firm Alstom, have begun running on a 62-mile route between three towns in northern Germany with a further 14 planned for 2021.
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'Miracle' baby with four legs and two penises draws a crowd

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:50
An unnamed baby boy, born on Sunday to a labourer and his wife in Gorakhpur in the northern Indian region of Uttar Pradesh, has been hailed a 'miracle of God' because of his deformities.
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Patent suggests Motorola is creating self-driving police vehicles that take criminals to jail

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:49
Chicago-based technology company Motorola has submitted a patent for the self-driving vehicle, which would also scan the detainee for drugs, weapons and alcohol.
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Microsoft U-turn on cautioning users to AVOID installing Google Chrome

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:46
When users with the latest operating system updated from Microsoft attempted to install third-party web browsers, the operating system previously surfaced a pop-up warning.
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Samsung's £899 Galaxy Note 9 'catches fire' inside a woman's purse

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:45
Real estate agent Diane Chung was in an elevator in Bayside in New York City when 'she heard a whistling and screeching sound, and she noticed thick smoke', according to a lawsuit.
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Sunspot Solar Observatory is finally re-opening

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:42
The Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, which manages the facility, said that all employees will be allowed to return this week, after investigating 'criminal activity.'
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Apple rolls-out iOS 12 update to iPhones and iPads worldwide

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 10:23
Apple launched iOS 12 to all devices running its predecessor, iOS 11, at 1:00pm ET (6:00pm BST) on Monday. The update was released to Apple fans worldwide.
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First treatment for cocaine addiction? Gene-edited skin graft could stop overdoses and curb cravings

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 09:42
Naloxone has saved tens of thousands from opioid overdoses and helped treat addiction. Nothing like that exists for coke, but University of Chicago research on mice may soon change that.
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Volkswagen declares war on Tesla as car maker reveals plans to build 10 MILLION e-cars in first wave

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 09:23
Volkswagen is gearing up to take on Tesla in a big way. The German auto giant said Monday it plans to manufacture 10 million cars that are affordable and all-electric, based on its MEB platform.
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Pictured: The first fully assembled 777X jetliner

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 09:17
The first fully assembled 777X jetliner has rolled off the Boeing production line at the manufacturer's Everett factory in Washington state.
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