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Cyber Monday sales set record for single day

Cyber Monday proved to be the biggest online sales day in the US history with record $3.45 billion sales, according to data compiled by Adobe Systems Incorporated's (ADBE - Free Report) Adobe Digital insights . Online shopping is more popular during the holiday shopping season, which starts around Thanksgiving. There's no denying the power of consumer electronics on days like Cyber Monday.

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Email Drives A Fifth Of Cyber Monday Sales

Cyber Monday was the highest online revenue-earning day for retailers during Cyber Week, outperforming Black Friday by 45%. Retailers' efforts to entice shoppers to buy earlier than ever also may be undercutting Cyber Monday's importance in a different way: This year, daily online sales topped $1 billion ten times in the days leading up to (and including) Black Friday, according to comScore.

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Figures show Cyber Monday still biggest US online sales day

Online shopping has been booming thus far in the holiday shopping season. She said she bought a pair of boots from Amazon .com that were 30 percent off and a new travel backpack that was marked 60 percent off on ebags.com. That will help preserve profit margins, but they've still planned aggressive promotions to grab shoppers. Yory Wurmser, analyst at the research firm eMarketer, said the new mobile trend is fuelled by consumers with bigger, more powerful smartphones, making it ...

Electronics

Figures show Cyber Monday still biggest US online sales day

Online shopping has been booming thus far in the holiday shopping season. She said she bought a pair of boots from Amazon .com that were 30 percent off and a new travel backpack that was marked 60 percent off on ebags.com. That will help preserve profit margins, but they've still planned aggressive promotions to grab shoppers. Yory Wurmser, analyst at the research firm eMarketer, said the new mobile trend is fuelled by consumers with bigger, more powerful smartphones, making it ...

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Facebook COO Sandberg donates $100 million to donor advised fund

Ms. Sandberg's latest donation will be used to fund LeanIn.Org, her nonprofit focused on women's empowerment, as well as OptionB.org, an initiative focused on helping people build resilience after experiencing loss, according to a person familiar with the matter.

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Australia, NZ: Shares buoyed by Opec deal on output cut

It seems that Saudi Arabia, the largest producer and de facto leader of the cartel made a compromise and took the largest hit with the reduction. Following the announcements, the price for Brent crude futures LCOc1, the global benchmark for oil prices, jumped more than 12 percent from below $50 on Wednesday to $52.31 per barrel at 0441 GMT.

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Kojima's Death Stranding To Appear At PSX '16

According to the reports of IGN , Hideo will have his own panel during the PSX 2016, and he will also be joined by special guests who were not yet revealed. Information related to Death Stranding remains minimal, so hopefully Kojima gives more details on this title. There are playable demos for titles such as "Watch Dogs 2", "Sniper Ghost Warrior 3", "The Last Guardian", and more within the event.

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New Honda City (facelift) expected to launch in mid-January

India will be the first country to receive the new City. The evergreen Honda City, now in its sixth generation, is getting a facelift, and there has been a lot of chatter around what the Big H has in store for its Indian audience. In terms of safety, the Honda City comes with ABS with EBD, SRS airbags for the driver and front passenger, ACE body structure, impact-mitigating headrests, an engine immobilizer anti-theft system, and ISOFIX attachment points for child safety seats.

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Facebook users can now play Pac-Man on Messenger app

The latest version of messenger will add an option to the app to play games with your contacts on the app. FB suggests that it has around billion users who are using Messenger. Facebook tested the waters with two simple Messenger games earlier this year - soccer and basketball, both of which involved flicking balls on the screen with your finger.

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Game Arriving in 2017?

While the game itself hasn't been officially announced, the console game might be announced during the next PlayStation Experience event where the Capcom Cup 2016 Street Fighter 5 tourney will be taking place. Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter , released in 1997 for the arcade, the Sega Saturn, and PlayStation, saw the series start to expand its scope of characters.

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Netflix unveils download feature for offline binge-watching

Netflix is making some TV shows and movies available for download to watch offline, providing its users a feature that has become a must-have for binge-watchers. The feature is to be included in all new updates for phones and tablets on both iOS and Android . It should be noted that not all the Netflix videos can be downloaded but several shows and video are readily available.

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No internet? No problem. You can still access Netflix

If you want to see what's available to download, you can select a new option within the updated Netflix app for "Available for Download". Content now not available to download for offline viewing includes Netflix's reboots of "Gilmore Girls" and "Fuller House", as well as the Marvel street-hero series including "Daredevil", "Luke Cage" and "Jessica Jones".

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No internet? No problem. You can still access Netflix

If you want to see what's available to download, you can select a new option within the updated Netflix app for "Available for Download". Content now not available to download for offline viewing includes Netflix's reboots of "Gilmore Girls" and "Fuller House", as well as the Marvel street-hero series including "Daredevil", "Luke Cage" and "Jessica Jones".

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No internet? No problem. You can still access Netflix

If you want to see what's available to download, you can select a new option within the updated Netflix app for "Available for Download". Content now not available to download for offline viewing includes Netflix's reboots of "Gilmore Girls" and "Fuller House", as well as the Marvel street-hero series including "Daredevil", "Luke Cage" and "Jessica Jones".

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Now, downloadable shows and movies on Netflix

The downloads feature is available on iOS and Android , and is included in all Netflix subscription plans. In our tests to check out the download feature, the season three premiere of Penny Dreadful , a 58-minute episode, took up 245.5 MB of storage.

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Final Fantasy 15 Sony Walkman, headphones and speaker will have fans freaking

One of the biggest complaints surrounding FF XV is that the story can feel incredibly disjointed at times . As reviewed by Time, the newest installment to the game franchise is "the best Final Fantasy in years, and one of the best roleplaying games of 2016".

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Final Fantasy XV Guide: How To Level Up Fast

Final Fantasy 15 (or XV, as it's officially designated) makes its long awaited debut tomorrow, 29 November, and Sony Japan has crafted some special edition audio products to celebrate. Time will tell whether Final Fantasy 15 will reach such lofty figures, but it's certainly off to a good start. Meanwhile, it was reported earlier that the first episodic release of " Final Fantasy 7 Remake" would happen in March next year.

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Sony unveils limited edition Final Fantasy XV Walkman for Japan

It didn't take long before I was taking on quests and helping the locals while they fixed my royal motor. As a mix of action RPG and hack n' slash games, FFXV features real-time combat, environmental effects, and even friendly fire. I don't know if we've traveled into the future or the past, but whenever we are it's a good time to be a fan of long-awaited projects from famous Japanese game makers.

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Oakdale Mall Opens on Thanksgiving But Some Shoppers Prefer 'True' Black Friday

For instance on Amazon, shoppers bought 629 items per second. (Chris Heller/The Houma Daily Courier via AP). About 41 percent of Chicagoans said their personal financial situation is better than previous year, 5 percent higher than the national average.

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Donald Trump talks job creation with Linda McMahon, former WWE boss

After leaving WWE, Mrs. McMahon twice ran unsuccessfully for U.S. Senate in CT. McMahon spokeswoman Kate Duffy confirmed the meeting but said she "did not have any more information to share". If Linda McMahon will be a part of President-elect Donald Trump's administration, it will not be for Secretary of Commerce. The tycoon-turned-President appeared in a WWE bout with Vince McMahon in Wrestlemania 23, in a fight dubbed the "Battle of the Billionaires".

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These Are All 7 Of Final Fantasy XV's Summons (Astrals)

To deal more damage to an enemy, attack them from behind. Noctis' skill is fishing. It will set up the story for the game nd give you an idea of what to expect. When your mission is to explore a certain dungeon, explore every nook and cranny as you may find a very rare item that you can use. Our walkthrough will cover the game on normal difficulty since it is the highest difficulty you can access for the first playthrough.

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Apple may be building a drone fleet to help improve its maps

When Apple launched its Maps app in 2012, it was widely criticized for its inaccurate data. Bloomberg reports that Apple was granted permission to "operate an unmanned aircraft system to conduct data collection, photography, and videography" in March of this year.

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People are going emmental for this cheese advent calendar

Upon Googling it, I did however come across lots of people asking the same question I had. If this sounds like a brilliant idea to you, you can register your interest at cheeseadventcalendar.com. Although she's made a prototype the first cheese Advent calendar won't be available until Christmas 2017. She added to Metro : "The type of cheese used needs to be "boxable" in miniature form and needs to stay fresh for as long as possible".

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NES Classic wireless receiver solves the short cord problem

Well, except that controller has one notable, infuriating shortcoming: the cord clocks in at just 30-3/8 inches, more than five feet (!) shorter than the original NES controller. The controller and adaptor are available to preorder right now from Amazon . But for that real old-school feel, the set also includes a wireless replica NES controller called the NES30, that features an estimated 20 hours of battery life.

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Stock under Radar: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

This means 25% are positive. Number of analysts are covering this stock and now stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 5 analysts of Thomson Reuters, 20 analysts given HOLD rating to the stock and 4 given UNDERPERFORM rating to Noble Corp plc (NYSE:NE) stock.

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Now you can watch Netflix without the net

Count on most of the Netflix originals - like The Crown and Narcos - to be available, with more titles to come. For more information on how to download content, Netflix says to visit its Help Center here. To access the new service, you need to update your Netflix app and look for the download icon by your favorite conent. Under the option, you can download shows and movies to a portable device or computer to watch during a flight, in a vehicle - or anywhere where there is limited or ...

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Planned Parenthood Files Lawsuit To Begin Abortions In Southwest MO

Ronald N. Yeomans who provides abortions in Kansas for Planned Parenthood and wants to provide the services in Missouri . Among other requirements, the ambulatory surgical center statute mandates that surgery rooms have dimensions of at least 12 feet by 12 feet, a ceiling height of at least nine feet, patient corridors of at least 6 feet and door widths of at least 44 inches.

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Reddit cracks down on 'most toxic users' of pro-Trump forum

Whereas in the past it has relied on community moderators to police subreddits, it will now take a more active role in regulating its platform, claims Huffman. In the wake of his rogue edits, the exec said Reddit is also "updating our internal controls to prevent this sort of thing from happening in the future".

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Meizu Pro 6 Plus: a Chinese phone with the S7's brains

Body dimension of the Meizu Pro 6 Plus is 155.6 x 77.3 x 7.3 mm and body weight is 158g. With a 5.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display , Exynos 8890 chipset, 4GB of RAM, 12MP rear camera , 5MP front camera , fingerprint scanner and a heart rate monitor the spec sheet looks nearly identical to the Note 7.

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Trump says he's leaving businesses to focus on presidency

President-elect Donald Trump announced Wednesday morning that the will leave behind his business and redirect his focus to running the nation, saying he would provide additional updates in a mid-December press conference. David Frum, a well-known conservative commentator and a former speech writer for Presdient George W Bush, said: "Business operations isn't the test - but everybody knew that already".

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Wave goodbye to mind-numbing commutes: Netflix downloads are finally here

The California-based company said in the post that more downloadable content is coming in the future. The company told CNNMoney it was working with partners to ensure "the bulk of the content on our service" can be downloaded. Amazon began offering downloads past year, so now the Netflix-only crowd can join in the fun. The entertainment technology company said in October it would increasingly focus on programming like " Stranger Things ", both produced and owned by Netflix, because it ...

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Two Ukrainian An-32P help Israel in extinguishing fires

Zionist Channel 2 responded to the hacking stating: "Residents in northern Israel viewing Channel 2 via satellite TV reported that during the evening broadcast someone took over central control of the broadcast and played the voice of the muezzin".

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Donald Trump Says He Will Be Leaving His Business Empire 'In Total'

Still, Trump's business entanglements are a lot more complex than past presidents' investment portfolios, and while technically the president is not legally bound to the same federal laws that govern other government servants' conflicts of interests, the Office of Government Ethics has recommended that President-elect Trump abide by those same laws and guidelines and divest from businesses that pose conflicts.

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At last! You can now download shows on Netflix

Almost two in three people tune in to online video content, including Netflix , Stan and catch-up streaming services, according to figures from the Australian Communication and Media Authority's 2015/16 report. Netflix has committed to adding additional shows and movies to its offline viewing lineup over time but it all depends on whether or not the company can secure the rights or not.

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Android Pay Finally Launches In New Zealand

Starting today, Android Pay is available in New Zealand, helping you pay for things simply and securely with your Android phone. BNZ's director of products and technology, David Bullock, says there are tens of thousands of BNZ customers with the right technology to start using BNZ Android Pay straight away.


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