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'Meme' victim: 'I wouldn't wish this on my worst enemy'

Lizzie Valesquez was caught up in this negative social media craze after someone posted a photo of her online. The latest attack on her appearance comes in the form of a meme, which Velasquez recently stumbled upon herself. Velasquez received such support, she later posted a video messaged thanking people for their encouragement. "I posted what I did as a way to use my platform that you guys have given me".

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Google publishes national security letters for the first time

These letters came in the form of National Security Letter, which is considered a rather indirect form of subpoena. In an effort to become more transparent in its dealings with the US government, Google this week shared eight letters from the National Security Agency detailing how the Federal Bureau of Investigation requested subscriber information on specific Google accounts.

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Moto M confirmed to receive Android Nougat OTA update soon

The device now runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. The e-commerce giant is offering an additional Rs. 2,000 off over and above the regular exchange discount as well. The rear camera of the phone is equipped with a 16MP sensor with f/2.0 aperture and PDAF support while the front-facing snapper comes with an 8MP sensor.

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Reports Pro-Syrian Forces Killed 82 Civilians in Aleppo

Numerous civilians executed by pro-government forces were injured and awaiting treatment in the city's makeshift medical facilities, according to reports from the scene. A local official in eastern Aleppo said civilian evacuations would begin at 5 a.m. Wednesday. It has done so, notes Williams, with total disregard for civilian life.

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Final Fantasy XV's First Story DLC Features Gilgamesh

As any diehard gaming fan would know, it's really hard to stray from asking spoiler questions involving DLCs of games during AMA sessions , and though Chase tried his best to dodge them, the Final Fantasy XV voice actor's enthusiasm for the new FFXV Holiday DLC could definitely be felt.

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Uber tests California laws with driverless cars in San Francisco

Twenty companies have been approved to test a total of 130 vehicles, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) pointed out. While Wednesday's launch may set the tech-steeped city abuzz, it could also antagonize California regulators, who require permits for testing self-driving prototypes in public.

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Yahoo reports massive data breach involving 1 billion accounts

All the while, Yahoo has been awaiting its fate with Verizon, which agreed to buy the company for $4.8 billion in July . The data taken from user accounts could be numerous, and include things like the user's name, phone numbers, email addresses, hashed passwords, both unencrypted and encrypted security questions and passwords, and user birth dates.

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Indonesia shock favourites Thailand in Suzuki Cup final first leg

Eventually Indonesia were able to see out the victory, but Thailand will be happy that they are going into Saturday night's second leg at the Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok with a precious away goal. Indonesia were a transformed side in the second half though as they began to find more fluency in their game. Getting a positive result in Bangkok would be unprecedented for the success-starved nation, who only returned from a year-long Federation Internationale de Football Association ban in May.

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Steam New Update Aims At Stealing PS4 Players

In addition to offering better native support for the DualShock 4, this solution also makes it easier for developers; Bellinghausen said, "You make the exact same API calls, you only get actions, not inputs, and the Steam API takes care of everything".

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Jury sides with Arista over Cisco in copyright battle

However, the jury awarded Cisco no monetary damages. There is no question that Arista copied from Cisco. However, jurors also said Arista proved that external factors, other than Cisco's creativity, dictated the design of Cisco's content. 337-TA-944 and therefore may be imported into the United States. Cisco asserted that Arista could have used its own commands - known in the industry as a command-line interface, or CLI - but instead misappropriated Cisco's copyrighted technology.

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Facebook to Start Paying for Original Shows

The social network run by Mark Zuckerberg says that it is beginning to have discussions with video producers of all sizes about shows specifically for Facebook's mobile-first video environment. "Our goal is to show people what is possible on the platform and learn as we continue to work with video partners around the world". Not a media company, apparently.

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Industrial Production Declined in November

Still, industrial production has now dropped three of the last four months and has fallen 0.6 percent in the past year. US industrial output fell in November due largely to unseasonably warm weather, as a decline in electricity use offset a pickup in mining.

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Business heads of PepsiCo, Uber, Tesla to help Trump

The forum, which is composed of some of America's most prominent business leaders, will be called upon frequently to meet with the president to share their specific experience and knowledge for the president's economic agenda, according to the transition team officials.

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Xbox One and One S bundles $49 off until Christmas Eve

You don't have to buy the BioShock games again to play them on your Xbox One - although you can if you want. BioShock Infinite actually had 68,532 votes from Xbox users, while BioShock had 43,817 and BioShock 2 had 31,800 votes. Being able to play my original Xbox games on the new console was simply awesome. Now you can return to Rapture on the Xbox One without having to pick up BioShock: The Collection .

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California tells Uber to get a permit for its self-driving cars

Uber understands that there is a debate over whether or not we need a testing permit to launch self-driving Ubers in San Francisco . "Uber shall do the same", the agency said in a written statement. Those chosen will receive a notification inside the Uber app, where they can accept, or cancel and request a regular driver. We've reached out to both Uber and the California DMV for further comment.

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Valkyria Revolution coming to PS4 and Xbox One next year

If you've been jonesing for a new Valkyria Chronicles game, you'll be able to get your fix pretty soon: Valkyria Revolution is coming to North America and Europe this spring. Explaining why they dropped "Azure" from the title, SEGA referenced how the first Valkyria title, Valkyria Chronicles , had a nice ring to it when translated from the Japanese Valkyria of the Battlefield.

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China Nov new yuan loans 794.6 bln yuan, higher than forecast

BANKS in China lent more than expected in November, exceeding expectations, while total social financing grew by the most since March - latest sign that domestic demand was rebounding. "With the property market cooling down, I would expect that loan growth faces downward pressure next year". Broad M2 money supply grew 11.4 percent from the same period previous year, central bank data showed yesterday, slightly below forecasts.

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Hot Stock to Watch: Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

Other large investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC now owns 4,856 shares of the company's stock valued at $574,000 after buying an additional 15 shares during the last quarter.

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Ogier signs for M

Kris Meeke has hailed Sebastien Ogier's decision to join the M-Sport Ford team, pointing out that, as a four-time World champion, he could have walked away from rallying with his ambitions achieved following Volkswagen's sudden withdrawal.

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Dishonored 2 New Game Plus lands December 19, custom difficulty in January

To unlock New Game Plus , all you have to do is to have beaten Dishonored 2 once as either Corvo or Emily. The ability to combine powers will also make for some incredibly broken character builds, so those looking to power through their second playthrough of Dishonored 2 with an unstoppable killing machine will have little trouble in doing so.

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Kanye meets President-Elect Donald Trump to shoot the breeze on life

Kanye entered the building shortly after 9am with a large entourage. West was not accompanied by wife Kim Kardashian West, a vocal Hillary Clinton supporter. Other questions listed included: "Which programs within DOE are essential to meeting the goals of President Obama's Climate Action Plan?" and "Who "owns" the work on worldwide Clean Energy Ministerial and "Mission Innovation" [a multinational effort to develop clean technology]?" Trump and West are different in many ways, from their ...

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Revenue Estimates Analysis: Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)

Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Rite Aid Corporation, where 0 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 2 analysts have given a Buy signal, 5 said it's a HOLD, 0 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell.

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Windows 10 update knocks out internet connections

In any case, the release notes of the more recent update-KB3206632-say it fixes a problem with the Connected Devices Platform Service (CDPSVC) that prevented PCs from obtaining an Internet Protocol address. To receive the update, customers may need to first restart their PCs by selecting Start on the taskbar, clicking the Power button, and choosing Restart (not Shut down).

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Postal worker 'saves Christmas' after USPS truck catches fire

A dedicated mail carrier with the U.S. Postal Service put herself in harm's way to save packages when her delivery truck caught fire in Wake Forest, N.C. Of those, about 750 million will be packages - that's up 12 percent from a year ago. FedEx has a Friday , December 16 deadline for Standard Ground service.

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Nigeria Super Falcons march on parliament to demand bonuses

The protest saw the the Super Falcons - the current Women's AFCON champions carrying placards with several messages lasted for one hour and thirty minutes before the arrival of the Chief of Staff to President Buhari. "It is inconceivable that the NFF/Federal government are unwilling to pay the players their dues after winning the trophy". The new strategy by the protesting Falcons players is to directly get the attention of Nigeria president, Muhammadu Buhari , who is due at the National ...

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Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX) , bluebird bio, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLUE)

Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ). Oakbrook Investments LLC boosted its position in Boston Scientific Corp. That is compared with the $0.26 in EPS it reported during the same period a year ago. Boston Scientific Corp. Boston Scientific Corp.'s quarterly revenue was up 11.5% on a year-over-year basis.

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Active Volume Stock: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK)

The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is 18.18% where SMA50 and SMA200 are 22.72% and 43.01% respectively. Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) stock is presently standing at about $7.35 and lots of equity research firms seem to have a target price set on the stock.

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Porsche's exclusive deal with Electronic Arts is no more

Porsche cars' exclusivity to EA games had reduced its chances of getting exposed and promoted through video games. As one of the most iconic automotive brands in the world, the fact that Porsches never appeared in games other than those made or published by EA Games has been a real shame.

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Twitter adds live video-streaming feature to main app

The move represents an attempt to blunt Facebook's chief advantage over Twitter in live video: everyone who has Facebook on their phone can go live without downloading a separate app. "We intend to fully invest in our highest priorities and are de-prioritizing certain initiatives and simplifying how we operate in other areas", he said.

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The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) Receives Hold Rating From Deutsche Bank Analysts

They now have a United States dollars 43 price target on the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating, six have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock.

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Apple strips estimated battery time from the latest MacOS developer preview

Apple has also taken the time to include the new wallpapers from the MacBook Pro launch marketing materials. Apple noted that the "time remaining" display was not precise as an indication of battery life left. It is increasingly hard to find any compelling reason to get the MacBook Pro. The update is available to download now from the App Store. Apple has said the update " improves the stability, compatibility and performance of Mac computers".

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LG To Launch New K And X Series Android Smartphones At CES

Majority of what LG is set to offer are simple, upgraded versions of their existing models -- with the exception of two new iterations: the LG Stylus 3 and the LG X Power 2, as well as a brand new mid-range model dubbed as the LG Xcalibur. The LG X calibur, for its part, will be water and dust resistant to the military-grade IP68 standard, and pack a 4,100mAh cell for good measure. At the rear, LG Stylus 3 has the fingerprint reader on the rear-mounted buttons.

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Here's what the United Kingdom really cared about this year, according to Google

As Pokemon Go took over the streets in the summer, "What is Pokemon Go? " was the most asked "What is?" question of the year according to the internet giant, ahead of "What is Brexit?" and "What is the single market?" The Rio 2016 Olympic Games and the USA presidential election took second and third places, respectively, on the list for the most popular searches among Taiwanese, according to the list.

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OnePlus 3T goes on sale at Amazon India starting at Rs 29999

OnePlus 3T has nothing much to talk about other than the processor and camera . All you have to do is to head over to the Ola app, book a free OnePlus ride and the experience will drive itself to their doorstep within guranteed 15 minutes.

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Forza Horizon 3 Blizzard Mountain Expansion Now Available

Along with one Barn Find vehicle, the " Forza Horizon 3 " Blizzard Mountain DLC has straightaway unlocked seven new cars. That apart, the expansion brings with it new vehicles, new events, and 28 new Achievements- so it'll be worth the purchase for anyone who liked Forza Horizon 3 .


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