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Class up your emojis with the NYPLEmoji Twitter bot – CNET

August 25th, 2016

A new Twitter bot designed by the New York Public Library responds to emojis with relevant selections from its vast array of old images.
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Google marks National Park Service’s centennial with virtual tour – CNET

August 25th, 2016

Animated doodle takes us on a tour of some of the natural beauty that has been set aside for our enjoyment in the past 100 years.
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Pokemon Go-playing truck driver kills pedestrian, police say – CNET

August 25th, 2016

Technically Incorrect: In Japan, a truck driver allegedly admits he was playing the game when he hit two women, killing one and injuring the other.
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Moment Italy earthquake strikes caught on camera

August 25th, 2016

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North Korea’s ambassador withdrawn and facing questions over London defection

August 25th, 2016

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First fatality linked to Pokemon Go in Japan as motorist hits elderly woman

August 25th, 2016

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Home cooks serving rare burgers are putting millions at risk of food poisoning, FSA warns

August 25th, 2016

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Guard your secrets with HP’s Sure View privacy screen – CNET

August 25th, 2016

To ward off physical hacking, HP is adding a built-in privacy filter to some of its business laptops.
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Who is Sombra? The alternate reality hunt for Overwatch’s new character – CNET

August 25th, 2016

Codes, video snippets and 'hacked' twitter accounts are all being used to tease Sombra, the next character to join Blizzard's team-based shooter.
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Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go kills pedestrian

August 25th, 2016

TOKYO (Reuters) – A Japanese truck driver playing Pokemon Go while driving hit two pedestrians, killing one and injuring the other, in Japan’s first death related to the Nintendo Co craze.

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Attacker ‘infatuated’ with British backpacker stabbed to death in Australia

August 24th, 2016

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Drop test: Is the Galaxy Note 7 really tougher than the S7 Edge? – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The Note 7 is the first phone made with Gorilla Glass 5, but does this make it a tougher to break that the S7 Edge?
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SF woman outhustles others to win #PitchLeBron online contest – CNET

August 24th, 2016

The owner of a San Francisco company gets a big-league shout-out from the NBA star on social media.
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Man claims bottles and cans just stick to his head – CNET

August 24th, 2016

Technically Incorrect: No one seems to know why Jamie Keeton's body is the way it is. But it's seemingly magnetic. So much so that he makes money out of it.
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Colombia and Farc reach historic peace agreement to end five decades of conflict

August 24th, 2016

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