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Facebook's M assistant launches in US, will offer chat suggestions

Facebook has launched its digital assistant named "M" for US users of its Messenger application, ramping up the social network's efforts in artificial intelligence. Making plans: If people are talking about getting together, M helps coordinating a plan. Not everybody will see the same M suggestions; the key with M is that it's supposed to be tailored to your particular preference or style of conversation.

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Judge puts Seattle law allowing ride-hailing union on hold

Uber and Lyft drivers are considered independent contractors. The Seattle City Council late in 2015 passed the ordinance requiring that drivers of for-hire transportation companies-including app-based services-be allowed to bargain collectively with their employers.

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Trump Reverses US Policy Toward Egypt, Welcomes Sissi

Egypt just plays too much of an instrumental role, its geographically centered where this conflict is naturally, its on the border of Israel". "I just want to say to you, Mr. Egypt's ambitious homegrown economic reform plan, backed by a $12 billion agreement with the International Monetary Fund, will help stabilize Egypt's economy and set the foundation for private-sector led growth and prosperity.

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This is why you shouldn't charge your iPhone in bed!

Day was thrown out of the bed in a matter of seconds and he said that the electricity that traveled to his neck was the darkest, eeriest, and most demonic thing he could ever experience. There was smoke coming out of the extension cord. "I just thought, that's how you die", 32-year-old Day said in a recent interview with local media.

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New notification schemes, battery saving feature

It appears like the company will be continuing the year-old tradition as they recently published the developer preview of the Android O ahead of the event. We have no idea what Google's next major Android update will be called, but a new report appears to reveal some of the most important new features coming to Android O (Android 8.0).

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Bioware considering adding Mass Effect Andromeda's cutscene-only rifle to the game

The full list of Mass Effect Andromeda 1.05 patch notes can be read here, but that's not all. The video is about seven minutes long and you can check it out above. Bioware hasn't ever shied away from same-sex romance in its games, though there were typically more heterosexual, bisexual, and exclusively gay female choices available than there were exclusively gay male choices.