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Emma Watson leaves fans shocked after posing naked pic online

Entertainment
The actress, who found fame playing Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, logged into the official Emma Watson Instagram account before uploading a racy pic.The sultry black and white snap shows a woman in nothing but her birthday suit covering her most intimate region with some wallpaper.However, despite the arty shot being shared on Emma's official account, the lady in the picture isn't actually Emma.Instead, it is a snap by American artist and photographer Francesca Woodman.Despite the reality of the pic, many fans initially thought it was their idol."Oh Merlin, I thought it was Emma," one follower replied.Another added: "You had me going there.""For a second I thought that was actually Emma Watson!" a third continued.Last year Emma was forced to speak out after posing topless for...
Black Friday online sales were record $6.22B, tracking service reports

Black Friday online sales were record $6.22B, tracking service reports

Business
Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Online Black Friday companies racked up a record $ 6.22 billion in sales, up 23.6 percent from last year, according to Adobe Analytics. Adobe's data is based on an analysis of more than 1 trillion visits to retail sites and 55 million stock keeping units, or SKUs. The service, which tracks transactions from 80 of the top 100 internet retailers in the United States, reported 33.5 percent of the sales were via smartphones compared with 29.1 percent from mobile devices in 2017, according to a report by CNBC. Another tracking service, Salesforce.com, found 54 percent of all digital orders on Thanksgiving were made from a mobile device -- the first time the phone sales were more than computers. The phone usage is up from 15 percent as overall digital revenue incresed 18 percen...
Soon, online verification for passport, hiring driver, domestic help

Soon, online verification for passport, hiring driver, domestic help

Finance
Pan-India database on crime and criminals CCTNS has started facilitating online services such as police verification for issuance of passport, hiring of driver, tenant and domestic help besides registration of complaints of car theft and others. Deputy Director in the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB) Prashun Gupta said the Crime and Criminal Tracking Network and Systems (CCTNS) is facilitating pan-India search on complete national crime and criminal database that is accessible to the investigating officers throughout the country. "The CCTNS is facilitating online services such as police verification for issuance of passport, hiring of driver, tenant and domestic help besides registration of complaints of car theft, obtaining copy of FIR, status of FIR besides others," he told reporter...
Online sellers 'pay for positive reviews'

Online sellers 'pay for positive reviews'

Business
Some online sellers are offering people free goods in return for positive product reviews, an investigation by consumer group Which? has found.Its investigator joined several "rewards for reviews" groups and was hired to write high-rated reviews in return for free items.Paid-for, or fake, reviews flout rules set by platforms such as Amazon and Facebook.A similar investigation by BBC 5 live uncovered the trade in false reviews.Fake five-star reviews being bought and sold onlineThe Which? investigator found five sellers who gave instructions to order an item through Amazon, write a review and share the link, with the promise of a refund.The investigator gave an honest review of the items, but in three out of five cases was not refunded because the reviews w...
Cheryl's epic car crash performance resurfaces online: 'So awful '

Cheryl's epic car crash performance resurfaces online: 'So awful '

Entertainment
In a matter of days, the former X Factor judge will drop new single Love Made Me Do.The track is being billed as make or break for Liam Payne's baby mama due to the fact she's not had a hit since 2014.On Saturday, a cheeky supporter of Cheryl took to Twitter to post a clip of her infamous 2012 Stand Up To Cancer performance of Call My Name.In one of the biggest TV live fails ever, Cheryl lip syncs for her life during a high-energy rendition of the single. Related Articles However, apparently due to a technical error, the vocals fail to be played over the top leaving Cheryl totally exposed.Rather than the northern gal showing off her singing talent, all that can be heard coming from her mouth is a few heavy breaths and a barely-audible whisper.In just a matter o...