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Apple CEO Tim Cook makes surprise visit to Reno Apple CEO Tim Cook makes surprise visit to Reno
- January 18, 2018

This will include recruitment initiatives at all of Apple's existing campuses, in addition to a new one that will be constructed, taking the company's total U.S. Apple said its current pace of spending with domestic suppliers and manufacturers will be an estimated $55 billion for 2018. This is great news for the American economy and for America's workers. (more...)
Bipartisan DACA deal falls through, shutdown looming Bipartisan DACA deal falls through, shutdown looming
- January 18, 2018

Democrats want a spending bill that protects Dreamers and it was unclear whether they would support another continuing resolution spending measure - especially if it does not contain an immigration provision. If Congress approves a temporary "continuing resolution" to keep the government funded through February 16, it would be the fourth such measure since the 2018 federal fiscal year began on October 1. (more...)
Moto Z3 and Z3 Play images surface online
- January 18, 2018

Shared by DroidLife , the leaked photo reveals interesting details about the design and features of the upcoming Moto smartphones. To recollect some key specifications, the Moto G6 Plus will feature a glass-like design, similar to what we have seen in Moto X4 . (more...)
Apple Employees Reportedly Getting a $2500 Stock Bonus This Year Apple Employees Reportedly Getting a $2500 Stock Bonus This Year
- January 18, 2018

At Wednesday's closing price of $179.10, each employee would receive (roughly) 14 shares of restricted stock units that would then vest over time. Today, Apple highlighted its plan to boost the US economy over the next 5 years through job creation, existing investments, and new investments. (more...)
Blackstone Group LP (BX) Shares Bought by CAPROCK Group Inc
- January 18, 2018

Blackstone Group LP now has $41.72 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.05% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $19.79. Next Gp stated it has 0.11% in The Blackstone Group L.P. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 12. As per Thursday, August 27, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The rating was downgraded by Deutsche Bank to "Sell" on Friday, May 19. (more...)
Bitcoin drops below $10K after three days of cryptocurrency correction Bitcoin drops below $10K after three days of cryptocurrency correction
- January 18, 2018

Rival cryptocurrencies also traded lower, with ethereum sinking 13.3 per cent to $933.59 and Ripple down more than 21 per cent at $1.06. The epic crash yesterday by bitcoin and all cryptocurrencies across the board continued this morning. (more...)
Apple, Google Buses Vandalized on I-280 Apple, Google Buses Vandalized on I-280
- January 18, 2018

All the buses had passengers on board when the windows were shattered. The buses suffered window damage, perhaps from a BB gun or rock, Montiel said. The chartered buses are unmarked and do not offer any visible connection to Google or Apple, Montiel said. (more...)
Amazon Echo goes on sale in Australia and New Zealand next month Amazon Echo goes on sale in Australia and New Zealand next month
- January 18, 2018

The devices will begin shipping in early February . It will also be available at JB Hi-Fi, Officeworks, Telstra and Myer. The cloud-powered Alexa service can perform a range of tasks in response to spoken queries, such as answer questions, read news headlines, play music, make calls and control Wi-Fi and Zigbee connected smart home devices. (more...)
Metal Gear Survive Is Always Online, Has Confirmed Microtransactions Metal Gear Survive Is Always Online, Has Confirmed Microtransactions
- January 18, 2018

Last but not least, Konami claimed that the game's single-player campaign will last around 15-20 hours. Konami justifies the decision by noting that their desire for a seamless experience for players between single-player and multiplayer as the reason why. (more...)
Scientists Discovered A Black Hole In A Star Cluster Scientists Discovered A Black Hole In A Star Cluster
- January 18, 2018

Astronomers think this star is orbiting an invisible black hole , with four times our sun's mass. Such a black hole has recently been discovered by astronomers, in a breakthrough piece of research that has, for the first time, managed to spot one of these huge anomalies based entirely on its gravitational pull . (more...)
Jones taking unlikely inspiration from City in United's title pursuit Jones taking unlikely inspiration from City in United's title pursuit
- January 17, 2018

City have dominated the top flight this season and only suffered their first defeat of the campaign on Sunday, going down 4-3 to Liverpool in an enthralling encounter at Anfield. "We just go about what we do best". Pep has taught us how to do that. "Every movement, how you need to be positioned, how you can receive the ball, all this information is in your brain and this is very important for a football player". (more...)
Chinanet Online (CNET) Earns Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.22
- January 17, 2018

Company has conspicuous measure of stock oscillations; average true range may be heating up this temperature with value of 1.31. The stock's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 2.13 and price to book ratio for the most recent quarter is 2.64, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter are 72.15. (more...)
Checking the Overall Picture for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE)
- January 17, 2018

Relative volume is the comparison of current volume to average volume for the same time of day, and it's displayed as a ratio. Currently, 1.9% of the company's shares are sold short. The stock has 52-week high of $26.68 and 52-Week low of $15.85. 15,520,000 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 9,870,000. (more...)
Apple to build 2nd campus, hire 20000 in $350B pledge Apple to build 2nd campus, hire 20000 in $350B pledge
- January 17, 2018

Apple ( AAPL ) is making a major investment in the US economy. The total doesn't include ongoing tax payments, the tax revenues from employees' wages, or the sale of Apple products. Apple also said it would boost its advanced manufacturing fund, which it uses to provide capital and support to suppliers such as Finisar Corp and Corning Inc, from $US1 billion to $US5 billion. (more...)
Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar denies 'plot' against Brexit Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar denies 'plot' against Brexit
- January 17, 2018

I appreciate some people have chose to say how they will vote without having see the wording. When asked what his main message to the president would be, Mr Varadkar said he would tell Mr Trump that the friendship between Ireland and America was "deep and meaningful". (more...)
Google's Cloud AutoML makes it easier to build custom machine learning models Google's Cloud AutoML makes it easier to build custom machine learning models
- January 17, 2018

The announcement marks the latest step in the search giant's ongoing quest to democratise AI and machine learning technologies , so more enterprises can tap into the benefits of using them . Google has been very successful at getting its AI smarts to help consumers, but can it convince businesses to sign up, too? The top cloud players are each trying to lure businesses that want to run AI workloads. (more...)
Camila Cabello Brings Cuba To Camila Cabello Brings Cuba To "Ellen" For "Havana" Performance
- January 17, 2018

In an Apple Music's Beats 1 interview (see below), the Havana singer told host Zane Lowe that she couldn't get any shut-eye. The former Fifth Harmony star was the main entertainer at this "nightclub" and the " Havana " performance saw her from getting ready at her dressing room to annihilating her crowd with her sensuality and vocals on the main stage. (more...)
N. Korea Reveals Intention to Send Delegation to Paralympics
- January 17, 2018

Despite efforts to strengthen ties between the countries, a recent survey that 70 percent of South Korean residents opposed the idea of forming a joint team with their neighbors. "And it would stir an even bigger controversy if any praise of Kim Jong-Un or missile launches are featured on the stage during their performance", he said in a statement . (more...)
Fortnite hits two million concurrent players Fortnite hits two million concurrent players
- January 17, 2018

With even more to explore, the inside look at the updates coming to the map look fresh and are the flawless way to keep gameplay interesting! Tomorrow will see patch 2.2 being deployed for Fortnite: Battle Royale, as the free-to-play melee introduces a map update to the game with new areas and biomes to explore, as well as a new city. (more...)
Bitcoin falls under $12000 on Asia's Cryptocurrency Crackdown fear Bitcoin falls under $12000 on Asia's Cryptocurrency Crackdown fear
- January 17, 2018

According to an unnamed source, Chinese authorities plan to block domestic access to Chinese and global cryptocurrency platforms that allow centralized trading . Last week, it emerged that the central government is working to drive out China's bitcoin miners , who are thought to account for the majority on the planet. (more...)
Shuttle: Information on Shuttle: Information on "Meltdown" and "Spectre"
- January 17, 2018

Synology published security advisory Synology-SA-18:01 for Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754) and Spectre (CVE-2017-5753 and CVE-2017-5715) vulnerabilities on January 4 and continues to work with our processor suppliers to incorporate fixes. Both leave devices vulnerable to hackers. The vulnerabilities, widely reported this month, could affect most of the world's computers and many smartphones. (more...)
'Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition' announced for March 'Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition' announced for March
- January 17, 2018

Fishing will be available while on the boat, and there are new fish and dishes to be discovered. A new accessory that can activate the new action "Armiger Unleashed" - players will be able to unleash powerful attacks while the Armiger is summoned. (more...)
Microsoft bringing Surface Book 2 to all Surface markets Microsoft bringing Surface Book 2 to all Surface markets
- January 17, 2018

The Surface Book 2 was initially launched , back in November, and has been selling in just a handful of countries. Surface Book 2 is the most powerful Surface we've ever built, and customers love that they can run their most demanding applications from anywhere. (more...)
Overwatch Blizzard World map is coming next week Overwatch Blizzard World map is coming next week
- January 17, 2018

Blizzard World will have plenty of fun easter eggs from The Lost Vikings and some of Blizzard Entertainment's other games, so players will be able to enjoy discovering the hidden fun. Overwatch is available in Windows PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan has already outlined some of the new additions coming to Overwatch in 2018. (more...)
Meizu M6S Leaks With A Side-Facing Fingerprint Scanner Meizu M6S Leaks With A Side-Facing Fingerprint Scanner
- January 17, 2018

The promo materials have already leaked indicating the device will boast an 18:9 display screen, 14nm Exynos 7872 processor, and fingerprint scanner found on the side. The chipset will come loaded with the Mali-G71 MP3 GPU. As we mentioned, there are two inbuilt storage variants available for the Meizu M6s - 32GB and 64GB. (more...)
Reliance Jio revamps its Rs 153 plan; offers 1GB data per day Reliance Jio revamps its Rs 153 plan; offers 1GB data per day
- January 17, 2018

Jio has increased the daily data limit in the Rs 153 plan for JioPhone to 1GB per day, which means a total of 28GB data for a validity of 28 days. It also provided unlimited access and a free subscription to all the Jio apps those are preloaded with the JioPhone. (more...)
Cranberries singer was preparing new version of 'Zombie' Cranberries singer was preparing new version of 'Zombie'
- January 17, 2018

A spokesperson for London's Metropolitan Police clarified on Tuesday, Jan. 16, that they found no evidence of foul play. Celebrities took to Twitter to express their grief over the death, the reason for which wasn't immediately revealed. Holmes said the singer's family is "devastated" by the news. The Hilton hotel in London's Park Lane confirmed that a guest had died on the premises. (more...)
Ford Mustang Bullitt Surprises in Detroit Ford Mustang Bullitt Surprises in Detroit
- January 17, 2018

Sean Kiernan, owner of the hero vehicle, inherited the auto in 2014 from his late father, Robert, who had purchased the vehicle in 1974. McQueen had tried to buy the vehicle from its previous owner, but it slipped through his grasp. It's the latest edition of the iconic movie auto and so far the most powerful of the 1968 dark Green Mustang which already has two successors before now. (more...)
BMW Group reveal at 2018 Detroit Auto Show BMW Group reveal at 2018 Detroit Auto Show
- January 17, 2018

If hybrids, plug-in hybrids and EVs are going to become the mainstream, it wouldn't hurt if rival manufacturers stole a few design ideas from the updated BMW i8 coupe and the i8 Roadster that are on display this week at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit . (more...)
Suspected meteor lights up Toledo's northern sky, causes sonic boom Suspected meteor lights up Toledo's northern sky, causes sonic boom
- January 17, 2018

The overhead drama around 8:30 p.m. was a meteor that created a sonic boom as it entered the atmosphere. "No lightning was detected. Appears to have been a meteor". Because of the reported green and white colors that were reported, Reynolds says it is likely that the meteor had a high iron content. The event appeared to have been north in MI. (more...)