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  • Final Fantasy XV: Guide To Getting Fast XP And Levels

    Final Fantasy XV madness is upon us as millions of folks will be getting down to business tomorrow. This version featured a festival held in the Final Fantasy XV city of Accordo. It turns out Square Enix is one of those people. Game Spot's Final Fantasy 15 reviews the Square Enix RPG as a game with "fantasy anchored by more mundane, real-world elements" since Noctis and the other characters in the game stay in motels overnight and eat in roadside diners where they engage in local gossip ...

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  • Thanksgiving and Black Friday See Double-Digit Online Sales Growth

    According to RetailNext , combined sales on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday at physical retail stores fell 5%, with a 7.9% decline in transactions. This demand in e-commerce is even more obvious when online stores gets "an extraordinary amount of traffic". The Thanksgiving weekend kicks of the holiday shopping season though stores have increasingly started their sales earlier in October.

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  • Amazon has Sold Over 5 Million Amazon Echo Devices

    The Chinese-speaking system could help introduce the Amazon Echo to China and bring the power of voice activated smart home speakers to millions. Amazon's new device is scheduled to be announced as soon as the first quarter of 2017, this person added.

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  • Router Hack: Deutsche Telekom Network Outages Affects 900000 Customers

    Router Hack: Deutsche Telekom Network Outages Affects 900000 Customers

    It added that the "vast majority" of its customers are now able to "use our services without restrictions and our network is fully operational". The attack also took down TV and fixed-line telephone services provided by the ISP. The outages appeared to be tied to a botched attempt to commandeer customers' routers to disrupt internet traffic, according to Deutsche Telekom's head of IT security and the German Office for Information Security (BSI).

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  • Chromecast discounted to $25 on the Google Play Store

    Chromecast discounted to $25 on the Google Play Store

    The Google-developed media device has even got cheaper on Black Friday, with Google backing it up and throwing in extra goodies for every Chromecast purchases. Westerwolrd, and tons of new movies for 3 whole months, you really can't ask for a better deal. Enjoy these deals on cases for the Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 edge, S6 and S6 edge.

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  • Pokemon GO players have begun to find the elusive Ditto

    Pokemon GO players have begun to find the elusive Ditto

    They were testing it only in San Francisco but now it has been expanded to other areas too. The feature has been changed to show only the Nearby feature. While some folks may have expected something more after the Halloween special from Niantic and Nintendo, the Pokémon GO Thanksgiving event should not be overlooked.

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  • Microsoft is finally bringing Solitaire to the iPhone

    Microsoft is finally bringing Solitaire to the iPhone

    If you have ever used a Windows desktop or notebook, you know that the included Solitaire game can become a massive time sink. The game is free and available to download under the prosaic name " Microsoft Solitaire Collection ". The mobile app also includes daily challenges for all five games that give players badges and rewards. Clear them all with fewest moves possible. Shuffling cards around in single player mode, trying to create rows of alternating colors and descending order - its ...

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  • Unusually late TS Otto takes aim at Central America

    Forecasters say the hurricane has top susta. Otto is the 15th named storm of 2016 in the Atlantic and the seventh hurricane. A hurricane watch was in effect for Costa Rica and Panama. However the threat to life and potential for impacts to local insurers should not be understated, but Otto's track across a narrow swathe of Central America will minimise impact to local insurance firms and mean reinsurance exposure is very low.

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  • Apple joins in on Black Friday 2016 with deals on iPhone 7

    If you were in an Apple Store buying that same device, Apple would give you 10 percent off the list price, which would come out to a $50 discount or $449.99 - that's the price I was offered . There's been suggestions a day of discounts could be to offset a dip in iPhone sales this year, which has hit Apple's profits. The other old accessories and techie gadgets offered by Apple will possibly show on the Black Friday Sale from generations of iPads, smart Apple watches, official ...

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  • Rocket carrying crew of 3 blasts off for Int'l Space Station

    EST Thursday) on November 18, 2016, from a Russia-leased facility in Kazakhstan. The trip marks her third mission to the ISS, 14 years after she boarded Expedition 5. The launch of the trio had been postponed by two days. She is riding the Soyuz with the 45-year-old experienced Russian cosmonaut and the French astronaut, who is making his maiden flight into space.

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  • Obama blocks drilling for new oil, gas

    Obama blocks drilling for new oil, gas

    The good news is we now have an offshore leasing plan for the next five years that includes a schedule for regular oil and gas sales in the Gulf of Mexico. After the 1969 Santa Barbara oil spill, when a Union Oil platform dumped more than 3 million gallons into the ocean, killing thousands of seabirds and other marine animals, President Richard Nixon and his interior secretary, Walter Hickel, established the "Hickel Preserve", a 34,000-acre area off Santa Barbara where oil drilling was ...

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  • Facebook Approves $6 Billion Stock Buyback

    US technology companies have more than doubled their repurchases of shares since 2012, spending $131 billion a year ago, according to Bloomberg data on companies in the sector worth more than $5 billion. Considering that the company saw it shares fall after its latest earnings call, the timing of the buyback may also allow it to pick up more shares for the same amount - even after offering a dividend.

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  • 15-inch MacBook Pro: 2016 vs

    With this coming out there was huge anticipation to see what Apple was going to come up with. At the MacBook Pro event, Apple unveiled the LG UltraFine 5K and UltraFine 4K display it had been working on in collaboration with LG. Performance is fluid, thanks to double the processing power of previous models. The MacBook's Touch Bar is still undersupported for apps beyond Apple , even if it is somehow useful.

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  • Tinder update allows gender options beyond 'man,' 'woman'

    Tinder update allows gender options beyond 'man,' 'woman'

    Tinder has always sought to include everyone on its site, but some transgender and nonconforming members were unintentionally kicked off the site when other users reported them as "spammers" because they didn't want them on the site. Tinder has been criticized for not accepting trans people on the dating app, but now it's making a big change. "It's well-intentioned, but pretty much I foresee most people automatically swiping left on anyone trans, and then people who fetishize trans people will ...

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  • Trump huddling with Pence as he nears Cabine... 12:15 pm Tue

    Trump". Spokesman Jason Miller tells reporters that Pence will meet with Trump at Trump Tower to review "a number of names " for the incoming administration. Pence is now in charge. During the primary season, Pence endorsed Trump's rival Senator Ted Cruz, and was once a vocal critic of Trump's proposal for a temporary ban on Muslims entering the country.

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  • 2016 set to break heat record despite slowdown in emissions

    The report comes at a time when negotiators have gathered in Marrakech, Morocco , for the first major climate summit since the talks in France last December. If emissions this year are as projected, that will mark three years of nearly no Carbon dioxide growth. David Ray, a professor of carbon management at the University of Edinburgh, said, "This could be the turning point we have hoped for".

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  • Donald Trump turns to 'predator' Bill Clinton for advice

    After his 90 minute meeting with Obama in the Oval Office, Trump told reporters: "We really discussed a lot of situations, some wonderful, some difficulties". "She has been and is a great history maker", he said, citing her work as a civil rights lawyer, first lady, senator and secretary of State. Mr Trump's shift in tone from the campaign trail has done little to quell anger over his shock election victory, with a fourth day of demonstrations in cities across the US.

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  • Microsoft Selfie App Hits Android

    Microsoft Selfie App Hits Android

    Selfie for Android has a vast collection of filters and its biggest strength is the default enhancer, which uses machine vision tech to improve selfies. As per Microsoft , the app "intelligently considers age, gender, skin tone, lighting and many other variables". Users can transform average photos into enhanced, natural photos in seconds.

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  • Presidential Election Polls for November 1, 2016

    Presidential Election Polls for November 1, 2016

    Trump now has 45.3 percent of voter support, compared to 47.5 percent for Clinton. And a 7-point jump for Trump could have something to do with the FBI's latest announcement regarding the Clinton email scandal. While the poll was conducted from October 24-30, the data for Saturday and Sunday only - when questions about Comey's announcement were included - still showed Clinton with the same lead.

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  • New poster and trailer for Trainspotting sequel T2

    New poster and trailer for Trainspotting sequel T2

    Instead he urges people to choose "Facebook, Instagram and zero-hour-contracts", reflecting the film's modern landscape. His next film is a sequel to Trainspotting , his 1996 feature about a group of self-destructive heroin users. "Thanks to everybody who got involved and supported us". Fellow original cast-members Robert Carlyle ("Once Upon a Time"), Miller ("Elementary") and Ewen Bremner (British TV regular) also had to juggle their television commitments to make the shooting schedule ...

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  • Gambia goalkeeper believed dead crossing Mediterranean

    Gambia goalkeeper believed dead crossing Mediterranean

    Gambia Football Federation President Lamin Kabba Bajo told AFP: " We are grieving at the moment as this is a great loss to the national soccer team and the nation ". This is despite their country being one of Africa's smallest with a population of approximately 1.8 million. At least 4,220 people have lost their lives while trying to cross the Mediterranean so far this year according to the International Organization for Migration .

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