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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 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...)
LG V30 receives Android 8.0 Oreo, South Korea only LG V30 receives Android 8.0 Oreo, South Korea only
- December 28, 2017

True enough, the update is ready, at least, for those who live in South Korea. You may probably know what Oreo is all about but LG made sure Oreo is more than ready for all the LG V30 owners. During the testing period LG claims that it managed to gather around 500 opinions from the testers. Touted as a premium smartphone, the LG V30 features advanced features such as dual-lens rear camera mechanism coupled with enhanced audio capabilities. (more...)
Free after 20yrs for a crime she didn't commit Free after 20yrs for a crime she didn't commit
- December 27, 2017

Rather, she was released on parole after serving 23 years of a life sentence for the 1994 murder of Michelle Lai, a 15-year-old whose sister even acknowledged was killed by someone other than Patterson. Another woman, LaShawna Keeney, is accused of firing the fatal shot. Patterson claims police forced her into confessing to a robbery she never committed, which opened her up to an aggravated murder conviction. (more...)
Some Sonos and Bose speakers are being remotely hijacked Some Sonos and Bose speakers are being remotely hijacked
- December 27, 2017

Researchers at Trend Micro discovered this exploit which was later reported on by Wired . The vulnerable speakers can be hijacked to access connected services like Spotify and Pandora. A compromised device on the home network or connected through a server to the external internet is vulnerable. These speakers assume that the network they have access to is a trusted one. (more...)
Civ VI: Rise and Fall - a first look at India Civ VI: Rise and Fall - a first look at India
- December 27, 2017

During the first few turns of that war your units get bonuses to movement and combat, so you'll be able to overpower most foes early on. Chandragupta Maurya came to lead India in the third century BCE, reclaiming lands that had been lost to Alexander the Great before expanding his kingdom's territory to even greater reaches. (more...)
Capacitance Meters Market: Sales, Ex-factory Price, Revenue, Gross Margin Analysis 2022 Capacitance Meters Market: Sales, Ex-factory Price, Revenue, Gross Margin Analysis 2022
- December 27, 2017

The market research provides a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the regional and Global, focusing on the capacity and production volumes, Producers, prices, import & export, market forecast and consumers, including the unbiased historical data and long-term forecasts. (more...)
Lenovo Mirage Solo is a standalone Daydream VR headset
- December 27, 2017

We learned of a related plan as early as May when we were told Google was working with Qualcomm to launch a standalone VR headset with HTC and Lenovo manufacturing it . Lenovo is yet to confirm when it's going to launch this much-awaited virtual reality headset. However, given that the device has passed through the FCC it'll probably be here sooner rather than later, and we will have more details to share as they are released. (more...)
Sun Pharma shares surge 6.5% Sun Pharma shares surge 6.5%
- December 27, 2017

Following a strong open at Rs 545 against the previous close of Rs 540.45, the scrip touched an intraday high of Rs 564.80 and a low of Rs 543.15. The stock climbed 6.57 per cent to Rs 576 on BSE. Once approved by the USFDA, the drug will be commercialized in the United States by Sun Ophthalmics, the ophthalmics division of Sun Pharma's New Jersey-based unit. (more...)