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Automakers just lost the battle to stop you from hacking your auto

And we had this story on researchers pushing for more freedom to learn more about the code inside our cars in the fallout of the Volkswagen software-rigging scandal. We are pleased that analysts will now be able to examine the software in the cars we drive without facing legal threats from auto manufacturers". The exemptions don't go into effect for an entire year, which the EFF said was "disappointing " and "unjustified" in an interview with Ars Technica .

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Samsung Supplying Apple With OLED Displays for Apple Watch, Samples for iPhone?

While the in-box insert for the Huawei Watch will state that the device is warranted for 12 months, you now need only to register the device at the company's website to add yet another year to the period. It does give us plenty of time to wonder how the original Watch could be improved though, and that's what concept designer Eric Huismann has considered with his Apple Watch 2 design for Handy Abovergleich.

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U.S. to host 2016 Copa America Centenario

The tournament, which marks the 100-year anniversary of the South American football championship, will take place between June 3-26 in various venues and locations across the United States. CONMEBOL , CONCACAF , and the USSF also announced the formation of a new executive committee to govern the event. It was only a little more than a month ago when U.S.

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Rare conjunction of Venus, Mars & Jupiter this week

Sky gazers will be treated to a rare celestial event this week, where Venus, Mars and Jupiter will line up for a skyline spectacle - all the three planets will appear in a triangle. Earthlings can take in a brilliant view of three planets seemingly gathered in one section of the sky. Astronomers said the best time to see the space event is just before sunrise.

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GTA 6 Won't Be Made For Xbox One & PS4?

Burnout Paradise is the fifth main entry of the Burnout series and it's been released back in 2008 on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC. Although an exact release date has yet to be revealed, Criterion Games has confirmed that the Xbox 360 version of the racing title will eventually be playable on Xbox One .

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Alarming New Data From AAA Distracted Driving Study

These ratings grew higher when sending voice-activated texts, with Google Now rises to 3.3, Siri to 3.7, and Cortana to 4.1. AAA President and CEO Marshall Doney said in response: "The reality is that mental distractions persist and can affect driver attention even after the light turns green".