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Canada invests $100M in Ford to keep 800 jobs

Ford's various investments in Ontario announced today will be supported by $76.67 million (C$102 million) from the province and an additional $76.67 million from the federal government. Ford will be establishing an advanced manufacturing program in Windsor and also a research/engineering centre is being launched in the nation's capital.

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SpaceX set to launch its first recycled rocket

SpaceX confirmed to CNNMoney in August that its client for this trip will get a discount on the Falcon 9 sticker price, but it declined to say by how much. SES-10 is the first satellite designed by SES, which is based in Luxembourg, to be intended specifically to serve Latin America. The company needed to develop the hardware for landing-special grid fins and unfolding landing legs-and even more importantly, the software that gave the rocket-really, a robot-the ability to fly itself down.

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Windows update will bring 3-D, game tools and less clutter

Microsoft has also announced that Acer, Asus, Dell, HP and Lenovo will be offering the first Windows Mixed Reality-enabled headsets along with the Creators update priced at $299. New functionality will let users open up a tab preview bar that will show them thumbnail images of the content on each tab they have open, so it's easier to remember what they were looking for.

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Miyazaki Offers Comment About Dark Souls 4

But The Ringed City is woefully lacking in that department. Like all the games I've directed, each Dark Souls title from the series has their own issues and failures. Sometimes this makes doing battle easier - enemies with sweeping attacks are best fought out in the open - although typically with larger spaces comes a greater number of enemies.

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Foiled Exploding iPad Plot Inspired US, UK Laptop Ban On Planes

This meant that passengers traveling with laptops or tablets or other devices had to check them in, although this only applied to those who were traveling from a specific set of countries. Security concerns over explosives masked and disguised as harmless, common electronics have some merit, as ArsTechnica notes . The UK ban was announced last week after a security meeting chaired by Theresa May, with the Department for Transport setting Saturday as the deadline for compliance.

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Android co-creator teases a new bezel less smartphone on Twitter

Eager to get it in more people's hands, ' said Rubin in his tweet. Rubin, known as "the father of Android", is working through a new company he started which goes by the name Essential Products. Without the context, it could easily be mistaken for Xiaomi's Mi Mix, the Chinese upstart's concept-come-true bezel-less offering that launched alongside the Mi Note 2 a year ago in China.

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United Kingdom faces government decision on deadlocked N. Ireland

Under Northern Ireland's power-sharing agreement, the executive must be jointly run by unionists and nationalists, with the largest party being invited to put forward a candidate for first minister. For their part, the DUP are not prepared to drop their leader Arlene Foster after the "cash for ash" scandal. She said she did not believe another election would solve anything.

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Making A Comeback

Note the wording in that statement: "Upon consultations with regulatory authorities and carriers". The South Korean giant is hoping to regain some momentum after the debacle of the Galaxy Note 7. This isn't going to be a global rollout like the phone's original release . So why do anything with the phones at all? Samsung is preparing to unveil the phone on Wednesday at a dedicated "Unpacked" event, but the leakers are still hard at work revealing all they can about the handset before ...

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More big brands pull ads from YouTube in widening boycott

Other companies pulling YouTube ads today include Rent-A-Car parent company Enterprise Holdings and pharmaceutical giant GSK , according to USA Today , which pegged the pulled spend at hundreds of millions of dollars. Google's ad sales still account for the overwhelming majority of its overall revenue, even as the company expands into hardware, self-driving cars and life sciences.

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Elon Musk Reveals Final Prototype Of The Tesla Model 3

Musk also revealed that the maximum battery pack size for the Model 3 will be 75kWh because the auto has a shorter wheelbase than Tesla's larger Model S and Model X cars, at least with "current cell / module energy densities". One example: It will have a single computer screen instead of two. It also will come up short in a few other areas, Musk said. Dual motors are a popular option and Musk had said previously that the highest profit cars would be built first.

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No More Wheelbarrow Or Shoe For Monopoly Players

The new selection of eight will feature some perennial favorites (the Scottie dog , top hat , car , and battleship ), as well as the cat , which replaced the iron in 2013. The winning pieces were announced on Monopoly's Twitter handle as well as on the Monopoly Vote website . The T-Rex garnered the second most votes of any token.

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Austin Rivers Doesn't Blame LeBron James For Responding To LaVar Ball

Kobe Bryant, his dad wasn't all that, that's why he's such a monster". " Keep my kids' name out of your mouth , keep my family name out of your mouth". "But I have nothing against LeBron or his kids". Former football player LaVar Ball gave a stern respond to LeBron James warning for speaking about James' son.

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Starbucks Canada aims to hire 1000 refugees over five years

Johnson, Schultz's successor, said he was comforted by the fact that Schultz will stay on as executive chairman of the coffeehouse when Johnson becomes CEO on April 3. Johnson intends to carry on Schultz's tradition of balancing business with promoting social causes. In addition to its tech and menu innovations, Starbucks said it plans to add more than 240,000 new jobs around the world, with 68,000 of those in the USA, by 2021.

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Amazon adds Prime two-hour delivery voice ordering to digital assistant, Alexa

You'll still have to use Siri for more device-centric commands. Whether customers are in the middle of a game night with friends and family, have their hands full with a baby or are too sick to get out of bed, Alexa makes it easy to get what they need right away through Prime Now without taking out a phone or logging into a computer.

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A Sneak Peek into Mass Effect: Andromeda's Multiplayer

From here you pick your loadout, which utilizes weapons from the Milky Way galaxy, the Helius Cluster, and Remnant weapons. However, with many fans chiming in online about their ability or inability to do so, it's quite possible that the developer will make an announcement regarding the matter soon enough.

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Orisa comes to Overwatch next week

Game director Jeff Kaplan recently explained why Orisa has had so much play-time on the private test servers, telling fans: "we're leaving Orisa on the PTR for a little while". That's how we got the lovable and awkward bot we see today. Orisa's main weapon is her rapid-fire Fusion Driver , an automatic gun with good range and accuracy even at a distance-though it comes at a cost, as Orisa's movement slows down while she fires.

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Google startup project launches video sharing app Uptime

Last year Google launched a startup incubator called Area 120 , which was created to give its employees a place within the company to flesh out their own ideas. By choosing to not populate the app with the entire YouTube portfolio, the company is leaving it upon users to chose what videos would be suitable for watching with friends.

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How To Use Messenger Day, Facebook's Copycat Feature Like Snapchat Stories

Messenger Day is, like many other features Facebook has introduced over the past few years, not dissimilar to something we have seen from rival Snapchat - a company Facebook memorably tried and failed to buy. According to Instagram, the first places getting more advanced citywide and neighborhood unique stickers are New York City and Jakarta. Or, tap the " Add to your day " button at the top of your inbox to get started.

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TJ Lang signs 3-year deal with Lions

The 29-year-old has spent his last eight seasons with Green Bay but could be tempted to join his hometown team in Detroit. Lions gave former Packers G TJ Lang a three-year deal, per source . I was one of them as a kid. The Lions had a gaping hole at guard this offseason, as Larry Warford left Detroit to sign with the New Orleans Saints .

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Hyundai FE Fuel Cell Concept previews hydrogen-powered SUV coming in 2018

Hyundai says that this concept previews a 2018 fuel cell-powered crossover, likely a new generation Tucson fuel cell. "From a vehicle manufacturer point of view we see hydrogen fuel cell as the ultimate goal - the range, the practicality, the refuelling time - we're all used to going to a petrol station, filling up in three minutes then driving away and doing 600km".

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Google Pixel 2 likely to be priced more than Pixel

In a meeting at MWC 2017, Google's SVP for hardware, Rick Osterloh said that the Pixel 2 is surely going this year and will e targeted at the premium segment of smartphones. As per the statements released by Google, Pixel 2 would be making an entrance to the market sometime in the last quarter of 2017. Google had earlier run a program that invited Pixel fans and other enthusiasts to suggest ways at improving the Pixel experience.

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Lets recap everything we know about the Samsung Galaxy S8

Samsung's upcoming XCover 4 will go on sale in Europe starting this April. Do you prefer EDGE Display or Infinity Display? To break this down, Samsung is manufacturing 4.7 million units of the Galaxy S8 which will be ramped up to 7.8 million by April.

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Immigration officials arrest father after he drops daughter off at school

On Tuesday, Avelica-Gonzalez, who has been in the US for more than 20 years, dropped off his 12-year-old daughter and was on his way to drop off his 13-year-old child when immigration official detained him a block from his daughter's school in Los Angeles , the LAist reports.

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Million Wearables Ship, As Apple, Google Shift Focus

IDC indicated that the tech bellwether's Watch Series one and two was a success and it was the best quarter for its wearables. Apple is also the only maker that shipped less products and grabbed a smaller portion of the market share in 2016 than in 2015.

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Google's Assistant rolls out to more Android devices in the US

It was arguably one of the best smartphones of 2016. Hence, owners of the Google Nexus 6P ought to be able to smile for now, having been left out in the dark where the Android 7.1.2 Nougat update is concerned. Apparently Google has no plans to enter the competitive budget segment being dominated by OnePlus and Huawei. Details are scarce but we are confident that the next-gen Pixel 2 will arrive.