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Race is on to build first driverless car

Google’s prototype has shaken up the industry as Mercedes-Benz and Volvo scramble to create models Asia homepage

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Sony unveils trailer for its first PlayStation original series, ‘Powers’

Sony has deliberately focused on the gaming capabilities of the PlayStation 4 to date, but the console isn't just about video games. Sony Pictures Television is currently producing a PlayStation Plus-exclusive original series, called Powers, and we've just got our first … Continue reading

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Live updates / First Ebola vaccine trial starts on African soil – Haaretz

Haaretz Live updates / First Ebola vaccine trial starts on African soilHaaretzHagel to discuss Ebola with Central and South American leaders; Ebola is biggest challenge since AIDS, U.S. official warns; U.S. House Republicans release $ 750m in Ebola funds; airline … Continue reading

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Amazon set to open first physical store: WSJ

(Reuters) – Online retailer Amazon.com Inc plans to open its first physical store in midtown Manhattan, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The store will be located at 7 West 34th Street, across from the … Continue reading

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GT Advanced first bankruptcy hearing set for Thursday

(Reuters) – GT Advanced Technologies Inc, Apple Inc's partner in a sapphire glass plant in Arizona, will hold its first Chapter 11 bankruptcy court hearing on Thursday at 10 a.m. according to a clerk in the U.S. bankruptcy court in … Continue reading

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First European transmission of Ebola ‘avoidable’, say experts – Telegraph.co.uk

Firstpost First European transmission of Ebola 'avoidable', say expertsTelegraph.co.ukThe first home-grown European case of Ebola that was contracted by a Spanish nurse was avoidable, experts have said, as the EU demanded answers from Madrid. The healthworker, who is believed to … Continue reading

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SFO secures first UK Libor guilty plea

Senior banker is one of 12 people charged in the UK Asia homepage

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Actors Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds expecting first child

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Blake Lively and her actor husband Ryan Reynolds are expecting their first child, the actress confirmed on Monday with a picture of her baby bump on her lifestyle website. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Incumbent Rousseff leads in first round of Brazil election, faces runoff – Washington Post

Fox News Incumbent Rousseff leads in first round of Brazil election, faces runoffWashington PostRIO DE JANEIRO — Brazil's president, Dilma Rousseff of the Workers Party, established a convincing lead in the first round of the country's presidential election Sunday — … Continue reading

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This is the world’s first in-depth review of Apple’s CarPlay

Apple’s quest to take over every inch of our digital lives took a small step forward earlier this week with the addition of CarPlay support to several aftermarket car stereo units from Pioneer. CarPlay, you might recall, is Apple’s iOS (and … Continue reading

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