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Microsoft Surface Phone tipped to launch in latter half of 2016

Little is known about the device itself, although rumors also suggest that Intel is involved with the project in some capacity. The Surface team is run by Panos Panay. According to a lengthy report from Windows Central , this new Surface Phone is replacing an Intel-powered Windows 10 phone that was once in development but has since been cancelled.

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Tensions rise in Renault-Nissan power struggle

Nissan now owns a non-voting 15% stake in Renault, but would like to increase that to at least 25% and activate voting rights. "We support the numerous attempts of Nissan to engage with the French government to find a balanced and constructive solution that will benefit and strengthen the Alliance", the union said in a statement.

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Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Releases On PS3

What does the extra $5 get you? San Andreas for PlayStation 3 weighs in at just north of 2GB though it's unclear at this point in time whether this port is the same that Rockstar released for the Xbox 360 as a title with Games on Demand in October a year ago.

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Microsoft's Kinect technology is being modified to help doctors take better X-rays

Movement can also impede the accuracy of an X-ray, creating blurry images, which then requires technicians to take more images, exposing the patient to more radiation. Don said his team will be using this funding to continue their research and improve upon the technology. The team has carried out a feasibility study and is now turning its attention to further development, saying the ultimate objective is to equip new X-ray machines with the system, along with retrofitting older machines.

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Attackers post video of assault on victim's Facebook page

The 23-year-old man with cerebral palsy stood in a stairwell at his apartment complex with his hands balled into fists, seemingly in self-defence. The man told deputies two attackers forced their way into his home, stole his cellphone and when he followed them to try and get the device back, they beat him unconscious.

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SC interested in Lincoln Riley for head-coaching job

ESPN is reporting that the University of SC is interested Lincoln Riley for its head-coaching position. Scott helped Blythewood High School (S.C.) to a state championship in his, and the program's, first season. With South Carolina not having a proven commodity at quarterback with true freshman Lorenzo Nunez the likely starter next year, Muschamp could be repeating history if he is offered and accepts this job at South Carolina.