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Seattle restaurant ejects Google Glass-wearing customer

A Seattle restaurant called Lost Lake has confirmed that it ejected one of its customers/patrons because the customer was insisting on wearing Google Glass into the restaurant.

In a post on its Facebook account, the Lost Lake Cafe & Lounge declared that its "No Glass here" policy doesn't allow customers to use gadgets like Google Glass inside the restaurant and that its officials had to ask a rude customer to leave because the customer's insistence on wearing the same.

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Volvo V60 Polestar to hit UK in June next year

The newly unveiled 345bhp Volvo V60 Polestar car will be available in the UK in June next year, the luxury carmaker has confirmed.

Volvo has unveiled two new high-performance Polestar models, the Volvo V60 Polestar and S60 Polestar. While the company confirmed the V60 Polestar for the UK launch, no such confirmation was given for the S60. The Polestar-tweaked S60 will initially be exclusive to North America, Sweden, Switzerland, Japan and The Netherlands.

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Virgin Media TV Anywhere app offers more live TV channels than Sky Go

Virgin Media customers can now enjoy a number of channels on their Android devices, thanks to the release of the TV Anywhere app.

The Virgin Media TV Anywhere app, which is available to all Virgin Media TiVo customers for free, provides access as many as 67 TV channels on Android devices over Wi-Fi. It offers more live TV channels than Sky Go.

Rolling out the app, the company said, "Virgin TV Anywhere offers more live channels than Sky Go, with 90 available online and 67 to watch on mobile and tablets."

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Sony sells over 1 million PS4 consoles within 24 hours

Sony Computer Entertainment has announced that it sold more than 1 million units of PlayStation 4 (PS4) in North America within the first 24 hours of the Japanese entertainment giant’s newest videogame console’s launch on Friday.

The recorded sales figure for the PS4 represents the fastest start for a Sony PS system so far. The impressive figure was disclosed by Shuhei Yoshida, the president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios,

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Tesla under scrutiny after three Model S fire incidents in six weeks

In what was the third fire incident involving electric carmaker Tesla's Model S sedan in the last six weeks, a Model S owned by a Tennessee man caught fire on Wednesday after running over a trailer hitch.

Though none of the three drivers of the Model S sedans involved in fire incidents received any injuries, the occurrence of the incidents in quick succession have apparently delivered a blow to Tesla's image.

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