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Get to know shares that gains you money: CSX Corporation (NASDAQ: CSX)
- December 29, 2017

The stock has a market cap of $48.28 billion, a P/E ratio of 28.56 and a beta of 1.19. The stock decreased 0.51% or $0.28 during the last trading session, reaching $54.86. $1.44 million worth of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) was sold by MCCOLLOUGH W ALAN. Qs Invsts Llc holds 18,205 shares. $4.63M worth of V.F. Corporation (NYSE:VFC) was sold by Rendle Steven E. (more...)
Apple apologises for slowing older iPhones' battery performance
- December 29, 2017

Turns out Apple has an answer in the form of an official apology as well as offer to replace batteries on affected iPhone units at a highly-discounted rate. "First and foremost, we have never - and would never - do anything to intentionally shorten the life of any Apple product, or degrade the user experience to drive customer upgrades", the company said . (more...)
South Korea says 'comfort women' deal with Japan has 'serious flaws'
- December 29, 2017

In addition to accepting within the deal Japan's request that the South Korean government persuade victims' support groups to agree to the arrangements, South Korea also said it "acknowledged" Japan's concerns about a statue symbolizing comfort women that was erected near the Japanese Embassy in Seoul and that it would "strive to solve" the issue "in an appropriate manner". (more...)
The Pixel C is no longer available on the Google Store The Pixel C is no longer available on the Google Store
- December 29, 2017

Our newly launched Google Pixelbook combines the best parts of a laptop and a tablet for those looking for a versatile device. The Google Pixel C , with its optional detachable keyboard dock. Equally important, Google's efforts to bring Android apps to Chrome OS further diminishes the need for an Android-only tablet. The tablet spent the last few months of its life as the target of cheap shots about how odd it was that Google was selling a two-year-old tablet for full price in a world ... (more...)
Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Rating Reiterated by Analysts at SunTrust Robinson Today
- December 29, 2017

On the stock's most recent trading day, the company's shares ended the regular session at $177.62, which is 3.6% lower than its 52-week high. Insiders have sold a total of 4,818,239 shares of company stock valued at $861,251,645 over the last three months. (more...)
Musk pledges Tesla pick-up will have 'game-changing' new feature Musk pledges Tesla pick-up will have 'game-changing' new feature
- December 29, 2017

It's substantially bigger than the "one-tonne" pick-ups we get in the United Kingdom so Tesla's truck is likely to be targeted at the USA where larger trucks are big business with the F150 selling over 800k units in 2017. So, what could those mysterious features be? The CEO then asked the Twitterverse for any suggestions on how to make its vehicles even better. The next vehicle on the horizon for electric automaker Tesla Inc.is a pickup truck. (more...)
Aspiring astronaut is American Girl's 2018 Girl of the Year Aspiring astronaut is American Girl's 2018 Girl of the Year
- December 29, 2017

The limited edition figurine is an 11-year-old aspiring astronaut who dreams of being the first person to go to Mars . The company officially revealed the doll December 28 on ABC's Good Morning America . "Luciana is our first character that's really immersed in STEM", Rebecca Dekuiper , a designer at American Girl, said, according to ABC News . Luciana's story is told through a chapter book series written by Erin Teagan and published by Scholastic: She is an 11-year-old girl of ... (more...)
Butler, Timberwolves surge past Nuggets in OT Butler, Timberwolves surge past Nuggets in OT
- December 28, 2017

Giannis Antetokounmpo led Milwaukee with 28 points and seven rebounds. Gibson fouled out on Denver's first possession in overtime, leaving the Wolves without three starters for the game's most crucial stretch. Butler scored Minnesota's first 11 points in overtime. Wiggins finished with 11 points. The Nuggets could have caved - this game seemed all but over - but Denver made some serious adjustments at halftime. (more...)
First supermoon of 2018 will be on New Year's Day First supermoon of 2018 will be on New Year's Day
- December 28, 2017

Three curious things might appear in the sky: a Blue Moon , a total eclipse of the moon and a Supermoon . Gianluca Masi, astrophysicist and scientific director of the Virtual Telescope Project, said: "The next full supermoon will appear a bit more than 7% bigger and a bit brighter than an average full moon, but casual stargazers will not recognise this at their first glance". (more...)
WhatsApp No Longer Accessible on Blackberry Devices in New Year WhatsApp No Longer Accessible on Blackberry Devices in New Year
- December 28, 2017

After December 31, 2017, any BlackBerry device running on BlackBerry OS or BlackBerry 10 will no longer be able to use the messaging service.BlackBerry shifted to Android this year, but older handsets still use its own in-house software. According to Engadget , the app could stop working on these platforms any time after December 31 and users will not be able re-verify existing accounts or create new ones. (more...)
Airtel to offer 1GB data, unlimited calling for Rs 93 Airtel to offer 1GB data, unlimited calling for Rs 93
- December 28, 2017

In comparison, Reliance Jio's Rs 98 plan offers 2.1GB 4G data along with free local, STD, roaming calls. Vodafone also offers a data roll-over feature, of up to 200GB, which will allow you to carry forward the unused data. However, Reliance Jio only gives you 140 free SMS for the entire 14-day validity period of the plan. The plan also offers Unlimited SMS. The Aditya Birla Group-owned telecom operator earlier this month revised its Rs. (more...)
OxFORD Asset Management LLP Buys Shares of 9511 Cintas Co. (CTAS) OxFORD Asset Management LLP Buys Shares of 9511 Cintas Co. (CTAS)
- December 28, 2017

It has outperformed by 15.68% the S&P500. Western Digital Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, develops, makes, and sells data storage devices and solutions worldwide. Moreover, Mirae Asset Glob Invs Ltd has 0.01% invested in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS ) for 5,044 shares. Fairview Capital Ltd Liability Corporation has invested 0.56% in Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS ). (more...)
Ball Corp (NYSE:BLL) 2017 Q3 Sentiment Report
- December 28, 2017

Manchester Capital Mngmt Limited Company invested in 2,304 shares or 0.01% of the stock. The stock decreased 0.48% or $0.36 during the last trading session, reaching $73.87. Corporation (NYSE:VFC). Chartwell Investment Partners LLC boosted its stake in shares of Ball by 5.0% during the 3rd quarter. Cleararc accumulated 3,082 shares. (more...)
Weybosset Research & Management LLC Maintains Position in Amazon.com, Inc
- December 28, 2017

The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.19 during the last trading session, reaching $40.22. About 91,227 shares traded. argenx SE (NASDAQ:ARGX) has 0.00% since December 28, 2016 and is. It also reduced its holding in Alamos Gold Inc by 620,492 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 167,900 shares, and cut its stake in Industrias Bachoco Sab De Spon Adr (NYSE:IBA). (more...)
Fire TV YouTube app has already stopped working for some users
- December 28, 2017

The latest salvo began with Google continually removing YouTube access from the Echo Show . We're crossing our fingers that Amazon and Google will be able to make amends sooner rather than later and get the YouTube app back on Fire TV, but until then, make sure you've got a web browser installed before the beginning of next month. (more...)
Western Digital (WDC) Issues FY18 Earnings Guidance
- December 28, 2017

The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $170.94. 2,762 shares were sold by BHATIA MANISH H, worth $234,190 on Thursday, August 3. ValuEngine lowered Western Digital from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a report on Friday, September 1st. (NYSE:AMP) was sold by CRACCHIOLO JAMES M. (more...)
Moto X4 starts receiving Android Oreo update in India Moto X4 starts receiving Android Oreo update in India
- December 28, 2017

A couple of lucky Moto Z2 Force owners received an update to Android Oreo back on December 22. Android Oreo comes with numerous enhancements over Android Nougat, such as faster booting, new Settings and Quick-Settings UI, Picture in Picture (PIP), Adaptive icons, Autofill, Notification timeout, Motorola has also add several new features to the latest software update. (more...)
Drone allegedly used to deliver illegal drugs in California suburb Drone allegedly used to deliver illegal drugs in California suburb
- December 28, 2017

It's unclear if they have attorneys who can comment on the charges. The girl was given to Child Protective Services and both Baldassarre and Carroll have been charged child endangerment. Detectives also discovered methamphetamine and suspected LSD-laced sweets. Drones are widely expected to revolutionize commercial deliveries. Parents to a nine-year-old girl, they were also convicted of child endangerment, since in the home where the three of them lived the police spotted syringes and an ... (more...)
Dez Bryant Isn't Taking a Pay Cut Dez Bryant Isn't Taking a Pay Cut
- December 28, 2017

Through 15 games, Bryant has 815 yards on 66 receptions. The Seahawks drove 79 yards for a touchdown and a 21-12 lead. A three-game winning streak which included double-digit wins at San Francisco, at Washington and against Kansas City showed the Cowboys at their peak. (more...)
India Successfully Tests Self-Developed Supersonic Interceptor Missile, Advanced Air Defence India Successfully Tests Self-Developed Supersonic Interceptor Missile, Advanced Air Defence
- December 28, 2017

With the third successful test this year, the desi missile shield - being developed to protect cities such as New Delhi and Mumbai, besides military installations, against incoming aerial threats - is coming of age. The AAD interceptor is a single-stage missile powered by solid propellants. The interceptor missile was engaged against a target missile, a modified version of Prithvi-II launched from a Launching Complex of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Chandipur in Balasore about 70 km ... (more...)
HTC U11+ with mid-range specifications to launch in January
- December 28, 2017

The smartphone is expected to be called Ocean Harmony and is expected to sport a 5.99-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio. As 2018 is incredibly close now, we once again got the exact same prediction, this time from unnamed "industry sources" in Taiwan. (more...)
Unique species of Marine spider found in Australia
- December 28, 2017

In 2009, the sea along the coastline of Queensland in Australia receded to such an extent that it exposed a population of water-adapted spiders. They have adapted to the underwater life by hiding in barnacle shells, corals or kelp holdfast during high tide. (more...)
Reliance Jio to acquire Anil Ambani-led RCom's wireless assets Reliance Jio to acquire Anil Ambani-led RCom's wireless assets
- December 28, 2017

Both the companies today announced the development. As it was rumoured earlier, Reliance Jio officially announced that it's acquiring the wireless infrastructure of Reliance Communications ( RCom ). The deal with Jio comprises primarily of cash payment and includes transfer of deferred spectrum installments payable to the Department of Telecommunication (DoT). (more...)
Developer Uses iPhone X To Completely Mask His Face Developer Uses iPhone X To Completely Mask His Face
- December 28, 2017

By mask we're not talking about using something like an animoji to replace your face, but rather as you can see in the video below that Noshiro uploaded onto Twitter, he has somehow managed to hide his face completely (save for his eyes and mouth), allowing users to see through his face and into the background behind him. (more...)
Taking Tally Of Gerdau SA (GGB), Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE) Taking Tally Of Gerdau SA (GGB), Energy Transfer Equity, LP (ETE)
- December 28, 2017

Energy Trasnfer Equity LP now has $18.38B valuation. In the last 5 trading days, the stock had decreased by -3.59% while in the past three months, the overall change in the stock is 13.46%. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Friday, September 8. Looking further at additional technical indicators we can see that the 14-day Commodity Channel Index (CCI) for Energy Transfer Equity LP ( ETE ) is sitting at 82.79. (more...)
LG announce two Google Assistant powered speakers ahead of CES 2018 LG announce two Google Assistant powered speakers ahead of CES 2018
- December 28, 2017

Users can also adjust the volume for the up-firing speakers to better suit their particular ceilings and room dynamics. Various sound objects can be placed throughout the room for a more immersive experience. If you have a connected LG smart home appliance at home, you can turn it on simply by speaking a command. In the audio department, the ThinQ speaker is claimed to make no comprises whatsoever. (more...)
Tim Cook's pay jumps 47pc as Apple beats targets Tim Cook's pay jumps 47pc as Apple beats targets
- December 28, 2017

Apple's proxy statement comes after it announced that it will hold its annual share meeting on February 13th at Steve Jobs Theater. Apple's net worth is over 900 billion dollar and the Cupertino based tech giant is aiming to become the first trillion dollar company in the world . (more...)
Apple shares end lower as reports suggest slowing demand for the iPhoneX Apple shares end lower as reports suggest slowing demand for the iPhoneX
- December 28, 2017

Numerous brokers cutting their demand projections for Apple's high-end product, the iPhone X , fueled investors' concerns, who in turn placed bearish bets on the stock during yesterday's trading. Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Shenzhen Desay was little changed. Green Square Capital LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Apple by 6.7% in the 1st quarter. (more...)
Peru's ex-soccer boss Manuel Burga acquitted in Federation Internationale de Football Association corruption trial Peru's ex-soccer boss Manuel Burga acquitted in Federation Internationale de Football Association corruption trial
- December 28, 2017

Former Peru football federation president, Manuel Burga, was found not guilty on Tuesday of racketeering conspiracy by a USA jury in NY. The three men standing trial denied their own involvement in the corruption. Of those, 24 pleaded guilty in addition to the two convictions Friday. "As the jury has found a number of defendants guilty of the charged crimes, Federation Internationale de Football Association will now take all necessary steps to seek restitution and recover any losses caused ... (more...)
The Galaxy S9's 'boring' design will let it keep the headphone jack The Galaxy S9's 'boring' design will let it keep the headphone jack
- December 28, 2017

There have been conflicting rumors on whether or not the Galaxy S9 will retain the headphone jack, but the latest leak reveals that Samsung's next flagship device will indeed come with it. Slashleaks is a reliable source though, so it would be a good bet to think that the Galaxy S9 will really come with headphone jacks. The Galaxy S8 was unveiled in late March 2017, but a late-February announcement would actually more in step with Samsung's usual launch cycle for its Galaxy S devices. (more...)