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Hyundai's new Kona to heighten small SUV boom

Hyundai's new Kona to heighten small SUV boom

With an aim to diversify its SUV lineup, Hyundai Motor also shared plans to introduce new SUV models- such as one smaller than Kona and one bigger than the Sante Fe midsize SUV- and powertrains by 2020. The reality of how entertaining the little SUV will be to drive is still up for discussion, but you can't deny that Hyundai's increasingly staid design language has been given a thorough going over, instilling the Kona with distinctive, if not necessarily attractive sheet metal. Read More

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E3 2017: EA Details Battlefront II's First Free DLC Drop

E3 2017: EA Details Battlefront II's First Free DLC Drop

A new class system is one of the biggest changes in the game, but players will also be able to earn Battle Points throughout each match that they can then spend on acquiring new heroes and playable characters, such as droids and vehicles. The microtransaction model has worked for other games, like Overwatch and the undying Counter-Strike: Global Offensive. EA is promising three times the content, including the return of the couch co-op mode with Skirmish. Read More

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10000 evacuated, 3 dead as fires engulf South African town

10000 evacuated, 3 dead as fires engulf South African town

However, experts believe the blaze was caused by strong winds caused by the ongoing storm in Cape Town , 500 kilometers west. The expected influx of claims may not push the bigger property and casualty insurers into losses for the year, but companies like Zurich Insurance South Africa and Auto & General Insurance may struggle, Adrian Cloete, analyst at PSG Wealth, said in Cape Town. Read More

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UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050

UN chief warns of serious clean water shortages by 2050

Marine and coastal ecosystems include marine living resources and important habitats such as coral reefs, sea-grass beds, which are crucial for sustainable oceans and seas. Ambassador Shava expressed hope that the conference, to be dubbed "Our Oceans, Our Future: Call for Action ", to support the implementation of Goal 14, would be a co-operative effort to ensure the pooling of financial and technical resources as well as technology sharing and capacity-building. Read More

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Elon Musk teases Tesla Model Y SUV

Elon Musk teases Tesla Model Y SUV

Traders will be watching to see if Tesla can maintains its bullish momentum with the stock's RSI already at the overbought level of 73.4. There will also be a new plant for the Model Y. Tesla made just 84,000 cars previous year. The first 200,000 Tesla Model 3 cars will get a $7,500 tax credit. Model S and Model X owners are already anxious about having to share Tesla's Supercharger stations with an influx of new cars. Read More

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SpaceX taking recycling all the way to orbit with cargo ship

SpaceX taking recycling all the way to orbit with cargo ship

When the Dragon arrives at the space station, U.S. astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fischer will grapple Dragon using the station's 57-foot-long robotic arm. Falcon Heavy was created to carry humans into space and make it feasible to fly humans to the Moon or Mars, said SpaceX . The spaceflight company SpaceX is one of several firms building private space taxis and cargo ships to launch astronauts and supplies into space. Read More

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Apple Announces watchOS 4 for Apple Watch with Siri Smart Watchface, More

Apple watchOS 4 with Siri watch faceSiri intelligence extends further into Apple Watch with the new Siri watch face . Activity tracking is one of the best things about the Apple Watch . A new Music App: Apple acknowledges that music wasn't an Apple Watch strong suit. For Crossfitters or triathletes there's also the ability to easilt add a different workout to the same session for those involved in multiple activities. Read More

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PS Plus June 2017 Free Games: Here's what to expect next month

PS Plus June 2017 Free Games: Here's what to expect next month

PlayStation's Turkish Twitter feed posted this now deleted tweet yesterday, highlighting new titles coming in June, highlighting Killing Floor 2 and Life Is Strange . On the other hand, " Killing Floor 2 " is the sequel to the first-person shooter game that was first released for retail in 2009. Whether this will be applying across the board, Playstation has yet to confirm - but it is true, this will be pretty awesome considering the monthly lineup of PlayStation games have been pretty ... Read More

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1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India

1 killed, dozens injured in caste violence in northern India

She said that her party condemns Shabbirpur incident and alleged that Yogi Government is anti-dalit. Members of the Bheem Army, a Dalit group, had on May 9 torched a bus and set a number of two-wheelers afire after the administration had turned down their request to hold a mahapanchayat in Gandhi Park to demand compensation for those affected in the May 5 inter-caste clashes. Read More

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Mysterious 'Alien Megastructure' Star Flickers Again

Mysterious 'Alien Megastructure' Star Flickers Again

Most scientists, including Wright and Boyajian, don't think it's very likely that there is an alien civilization building planet-size structures around one of their stars. So we need to have a network of people around the world'. What's weird about the star is that it goes through dramatic and somewhat random periods of getting dimmer from our viewing perspective here on Earth. Read More

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Hackers behind stolen NSA tool for WannaCry: More leaks coming

The cybercriminal gang behind the WannaCry ransomware - Shadow Brokers - posed in a blog post that every month they will be releasing more and more of the data they stole. To mitigate its instability in the early days, the NSA hackers were under strict usage rules that required approval from a senior supervisor on a target-by-target basis to use the exploit, the employees recalled. Read More

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France's new president Emmanuel Macron wastes no time

Philippe previously worked as a director of public affairs for French nuclear group Areva and as a lawyer with New York City-based worldwide law firm Debevoise and Plimpton LLP, The New York Times reported . But Macron notably wants more support from other European Union countries for French military operations against Islamic extremists in Syria, Iraq and Africa's Sahel region. Read More

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49 foot long dead squid washes up Indonesian beach

49 foot long dead squid washes up Indonesian beach

The mysterious carcass was initially discovered on May 9 by Asrul Tuanakota, 37, who mistook it for a ship, Daily Mail reports. The animal is just the latest huge creature to have baffled onlookers by washing ashore in recent months. Local residents have traveled to Hulung Beach to see the animal for themselves. Meanwhile, residents are hoping the government will remove the carcass as it is already starting to decay. Read More

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Sensex up 72.31 points, Nifty up 9435.65 in morning trade

Similarly, the barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE closed at a new high of 30,248.17 points - up 314.92 points or 1.05 per cent from its previous close at 29,933.25 points. HCL Technologies gained half a percent after its Q4 profit beat analysts' estimates. All sectoral indices led by realty, consumer durables, metal, power and capital goods were trading in the positive terrain, rising up to 1.96 per cent. Read More

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Invoke Speaker Is Microsoft's Answer to Amazon Echo

Invoke Speaker Is Microsoft's Answer to Amazon Echo

Microsoft said it would team up a year ago with Harman Kardon as part of a new Internet of Things initiative powered by Cortana. Moreover, it looks like the Harman Kardon Invoke could be available in both silver and black. We knew the device was in the works, but this is the first real look at it we've seen since the below video arrived late past year. As we mentioned in our earlier report, Microsoft is not the first tech company to open out its voice assistant technology to third-party ... Read More

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Motorola's First Android Tablet May Bring A Long-awaited Feature

Motorola's First Android Tablet May Bring A Long-awaited Feature

The reduction in battery limit accompanies a drop in the smartphone's thickness, which was one of the primary reasons for most people not to go for the device. "We can expect the Moto Z2 Play to ship with a 5.5" Full HD Super AMOLED screen. The original Z Play has a 16MP, f/2.0 ratio. The list of specifications of Moto Z2 Play is reduced to the main parameters of every smartphone. Read More

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Corey Davis Can Help the Titans' Offense Take the Next Step

Corey Davis Can Help the Titans' Offense Take the Next Step

Throughout the "draft season" I felt like the Titans needed to land an elite playmaker on defense. USC CB @AdoreeKnows : Teams have talked to me about playing on both sides of the ball. 5 pick will grab their quarterback of the future. Check out more on each of the Titans picks below, and be sure to follow NewsChannel 5's Jon Burton on Facebook and Twitter for the latest sports news. Read More

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Could Kill Venmo With Money Transfer Service

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Could Kill Venmo With Money Transfer Service "Apple Cash"

Apple has been in discussions about developing its own " Venmo competitor", with the hopes of reviving its not so popular Apple Pay, according to Redcode . In 2015 , it held talks with banks about implementing a similar service but the plans fell through. If this new round of discussions actually ends up with a real service, it would put Apple in direct competition with industry behemoths like PayPal , Square Cash, and QuickPay. Read More

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GTA 6 To Snub Project Scorpio For Sony PS5?

The differences between some of the following images will be a bit hard to discern if you're viewing them from a conventional HD display but we assume that they will be distinctly noticeable when the Scorpio goes into action on the consumer market among gamers running the console through their native HDR 4K TVs or running older games on the device to their 1080p TVs. Read More

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Google Moves to Clean Up Bogus Search Results

Google Moves to Clean Up Bogus Search Results

In the company's ongoing quest to improve its signature search engine , Google today announced several new changes aimed at reducing the number of fake news results that show up on its website. (Facebook launched similar tools earlier this year, along with tips to help you spot fake news .) This will help teach Google's search algorithms to weed out hoaxes and, in theory, keep them buried in search results. Read More

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State Department is promoting Trump's Mar-a-Lago in online blog post

State Department is promoting Trump's Mar-a-Lago in online blog post

The State Department's Share America website published an article that was nothing but a commercial for a Trump-owned property. Acting State Department spokesman Mark Toner told reporters Monday he was unaware of the post . Trump maintains ownership of his global business empire, though he has handed off control to his two oldest sons, an arrangement that ethics watchdogs said would not prevent conflicts of interest . Read More

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What you need to know about joining the March for Science

What you need to know about joining the March for Science

The ASA is a partner of Washington's March for Science , and Lamont said she reached out to all the heads of university sociology departments around the county, urging them to participate. More than 2 million of the 12 million scientists in the United States identify as evangelical, according to research by Rice University sociologist Elaine Howard Ecklund. Read More

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Nintendo developing SNES mini

Nintendo developing SNES mini

A new rumbling is happening on the web and it's about another retro console making a comeback. A report from Eurogamer this morning quotes a source close to the company that, as the NES Classic Edition becomes discontinued around the world, work is being done on an SNES Classic Edition-like micro console. Read More

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Google Chrome may get a built-in ad-blocker soon

Google Chrome may get a built-in ad-blocker soon

These are defined as unacceptable by an industry group called the Coalition for Better Ads , which includes members like Google and Facebook . Google developing its own proprietary ad blocker, as a company that, as The Journal rightly points out, made over $60 billion in online ad revenue a year ago may seem counterintuitive, but Chrome has taken the lead as the most popular browser, holding over 47% of the market (up from 41% in mid-2016). Read More

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