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  • ABASHIRI, Japan — Eager to dispel any notion that it's behind in the race to self-driving cars, Toyota Motor Corp. intends to dazzle viewers of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo with a show of high-tech wizardry. Toyota will display its next-generation automated driving systems, which start arriving next year in Toyota and Lexus vehicles, along with prototypes of technology coming in the 2020s, promises Ken Koibuchi, Toyota's executive general manager in charge of autonomous driving. "We want to show a high-spec technology as a showcase," Koibuchi told Automotive News during a drive event here last month to unveil the advanced safety and automated driving features of the upcoming 2018 Lexus LS. Koibuchi: Much work to be done The Odaiba waterfront area of Tokyo, where many of the Olympic venues will be, is an ideal environment for autonomous demonstrations. Unlike the rest of Tokyo, which is veined by narrow, winding roads, punctuated be a..

    Toyota to showcase autonomous mettle at 2020 Games

    ABASHIRI, Japan — Eager to dispel any notion that it's behind in the race to self-driving cars, Toyota Motor Corp. intends to dazzle viewers of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo with a show of high-tech wizardry. Toyota will display its next-generation automated driving systems, which start arriving next year in Toyota and Lexus vehicles, along with prototypes of technology coming in the 2020s, promises Ken Koibuchi, Toyota's executive general manager in charge of autonomous driving. "We want to show a high-spec technology as a showcase," Koibuchi told Automotive News during a drive event here last month to unveil the advanced safety and automated driving features of the upcoming 2018 Lexus LS. Koibuchi: Much work to be done The Odaiba waterfront area of Tokyo, where many of the Olympic venues will be, is an ideal environment for autonomous demonstrations. Unlike the rest of Tokyo, which is veined by narrow, winding roads, punctuated be a..
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  • Looking for your weekly doze of gaming adrenaline? Look no further as we slice and dice, and look in the depths of Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store to hunt and gather the best new games on mobile.Expect no restrictions to genre: from RPG to strategy, to shooters and puzzlers, spo..

    Best new Android and iPhone games (early August 2017)

    Looking for your weekly doze of gaming adrenaline? Look no further as we slice and dice, and look in the depths of Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store to hunt and gather the best new games on mobile.Expect no restrictions to genre: from RPG to strategy, to shooters and puzzlers, spo..
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  • Ahead of the 2017-18 campaign, Goal takes a look at which games have been selected for TV coverage in the first eight weeks Arsenal will open the 2017-18 Premier League season with a televised home fixture against Leicester City selected for Friday night coverage (Sky Sports) on August 11. Arsene ..

    Premier League UK TV fixtures: Man Utd, Arsenal, Chelsea & all the televised games

    Ahead of the 2017-18 campaign, Goal takes a look at which games have been selected for TV coverage in the first eight weeks Arsenal will open the 2017-18 Premier League season with a televised home fixture against Leicester City selected for Friday night coverage (Sky Sports) on August 11. Arsene ..
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  • A mobile game, called Sushi Cat 2, proved to relieve work-induced stress better than guided relaxation, a university research has shown.Did you know that more than 50% of Americans regularly experience symptoms of cognitive fatigue, stress and anxiety at work? You probably did, as you are more-lik..

    Playing mobile games is now a scientifically proven method to get rid of stress at work. Go tell your boss.

    A mobile game, called Sushi Cat 2, proved to relieve work-induced stress better than guided relaxation, a university research has shown.Did you know that more than 50% of Americans regularly experience symptoms of cognitive fatigue, stress and anxiety at work? You probably did, as you are more-lik..
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  • The former Red Devils centre-half considers the Sweden international to be a fine addition, but has warned that he is not guaranteed to be a starter Victor Lindelof is not a guaranteed starter for Manchester United and faces fierce competition for places, says Gary Pallister. The Red Devils made t..

    Lindelof may have cost £40m but is not guaranteed games at Man Utd, warns Pallister

    The former Red Devils centre-half considers the Sweden international to be a fine addition, but has warned that he is not guaranteed to be a starter Victor Lindelof is not a guaranteed starter for Manchester United and faces fierce competition for places, says Gary Pallister. The Red Devils made t..
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  • Mobile games have turned into a global phenomenon – or problem, depending on how you look at it. If you’re looking to kill some time, mobile games offer a variety of fun activities, anytime, anywhere. If you’re an employer or the parent of a student with homework... well, then it’s a problem. We'll now have a look at the most popular games of recent years. Flappy Bird – 50+ million A game people loved to hate – so very simple, so very addictive, so very frustrating. All those mixed emotions pushed it to over 50 million downloads in less than a year after launch (May 2013).Flappy Bird Clash of Clans – 100+ million Strategy games enjoyed great popularity on computers, the point & click interface suit them well. Clash of Clans doesn’t focus on micromanagent quite as much – and the people love it. Last year, the game boasted 100 million daily players!Clash of Clans Plants vs. Zombies 2 – 100+ million The sequel of the action strategy game that pit agriculture against the un..

    Counterclockwise: the most successful mobile games of recent years

    Mobile games have turned into a global phenomenon – or problem, depending on how you look at it. If you’re looking to kill some time, mobile games offer a variety of fun activities, anytime, anywhere. If you’re an employer or the parent of a student with homework... well, then it’s a problem. We'll now have a look at the most popular games of recent years. Flappy Bird – 50+ million A game people loved to hate – so very simple, so very addictive, so very frustrating. All those mixed emotions pushed it to over 50 million downloads in less than a year after launch (May 2013).Flappy Bird Clash of Clans – 100+ million Strategy games enjoyed great popularity on computers, the point & click interface suit them well. Clash of Clans doesn’t focus on micromanagent quite as much – and the people love it. Last year, the game boasted 100 million daily players!Clash of Clans Plants vs. Zombies 2 – 100+ million The sequel of the action strategy game that pit agriculture against the un..
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  • Looking for your weekly doze of gaming adrenaline? Look no further as we slice and dice, and look in the depths of Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store to hunt and gather the best new games on mobile.Expect no restrictions to genre: from RPG to strategy, to shooters and puzzlers, spo..

    Best new Android and iPhone games (late July 2017)

    Looking for your weekly doze of gaming adrenaline? Look no further as we slice and dice, and look in the depths of Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store to hunt and gather the best new games on mobile.Expect no restrictions to genre: from RPG to strategy, to shooters and puzzlers, spo..
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  • Ah, gaming on the mobile device that you have on you at all times. Ain't that grand? Well, no, most of the time it's a tap-to-win, ad-ridden mess. But we'd be lying if we said that there aren't some amazing games available on the App Store and Play Store.Some of them are new tit..

    Six must-have iPhone and iPad games on sale right now!

    Ah, gaming on the mobile device that you have on you at all times. Ain't that grand? Well, no, most of the time it's a tap-to-win, ad-ridden mess. But we'd be lying if we said that there aren't some amazing games available on the App Store and Play Store.Some of them are new tit..
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