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Cryptocurrency prices tank due to regulatory fears Cryptocurrency prices tank due to regulatory fears
- January 18, 2018

However, unlike other countries, it is not just the tech-savvy who have jumped on the Bitcoin band-wagon, but ordinary workers, housewives and even children, many of whom would never trade traditional stocks. Since that recovery, an array of virtual currencies have been on a almost uninterrupted tear. That sparked a run on the currencies that has swept the globe, with other leading coins such as ripple and ethereum also plunging in value. (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Revenue Approximations Analysis: Micron Technology, Inc. (MU), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)
- January 18, 2018

The Dsam Partners Llp holds 590,198 shares with $23.21M value, up from 532,243 last quarter. Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, December 21st. (NASDAQ:MU) on Friday, September 15. On Tuesday, May 10 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Outperform". Finally, Deutsche Bank reissued a "buy" rating and set a $50.00 price objective on shares of Micron Technology in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. (more...)
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) Shares Sold by Daiwa Securities Group Inc
- January 18, 2018

About 3.84M shares traded or 23.64% up from the average. Ferrari N.V. (NYSE:RACE) has risen 105.65% since January 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 3.52% the S&P500. The company has market cap of $165.83 million. It operates in two divisions, OnSite Generation and Power Systems. It now has negative earnings. Since August 4, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 10 selling transactions for $16.36 million activity. (more...)
Ford warns profit to drop on costs of electric push Ford warns profit to drop on costs of electric push
- January 18, 2018

However, numerous upcoming battery-electric cars are expected to serve the Chinese market, not North America. He says there are a lot of similarities between Ford and Steelcase, the Grand Rapids-based office furniture manufacturer he's credited with transforming into a global leader over 20 years. (more...)
Jacksepticeye, Markiplier and more gaming personalities to produce exclusive content for Twitch Jacksepticeye, Markiplier and more gaming personalities to produce exclusive content for Twitch
- January 18, 2018

Exclusive content will begin rolling out today - representing something of a coup for Twitch given that the quartet counts a combined 47 million YouTube subscribers. "We wanted to make the broadcasting of pre-recorded content more meaningful and exciting by giving creators more control and opportunities to amplify awareness of their videos", added Bob Bahramipour , Product Leader, Video on Demand, Twitch . (more...)
Alabama closes schools, offices as snow moves in Alabama closes schools, offices as snow moves in
- January 18, 2018

Roads will stay rough throughout Wednesday afternoon. "You can't see the black ice; it's invisible", said Younger, who had been driving roads since 5 a.m. Despite the multiple crashes, Berry said Wednesday he had no reports of anyone seriously injured. Video from CNN affiliate WGCL showed vehicles stopped on icy Atlanta streets, including a city transit bus that apparently couldn't go any farther on a slick stretch. (more...)
Google Arts & Culture App selfie feature not available in Texas Google Arts & Culture App selfie feature not available in Texas
- January 18, 2018

The app works on a technology that analyses your face features and tries to find an accurate match in the famous paintings of the world. The app then quickly unveils an art piece next to the selfie, with a percentage that shows how close of a match it is. (more...)
New details about the phablet Xiaomi Mi 3 Max New details about the phablet Xiaomi Mi 3 Max
- January 18, 2018

Xiaomi already confirmed its first flagship smartphone in 2018 will feature Snapdragon 845 chipset, and everyone assumed it as the Mi 7. The image shows the backside of the handset seemingly confirming that it will have a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and a pair of cameras. (more...)
Global warming is real, according to NASA, which actually knows this stuff Global warming is real, according to NASA, which actually knows this stuff
- January 18, 2018

In fact, 2017 is second only to global temperatures in 2016, and climate change deniers can't even blame it on El Niño, because the weather pattern wasn't wreaking havoc a year ago. "In addition to the continuing sizeable contribution from the release of greenhouse gases, 2015 and 2016 were boosted by the effect of a strong El Nino, which straddled both years". (more...)
Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI)
- January 18, 2018

Tristate Capital Holdings, Inc. Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) has risen 42.70% since January 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.92% the S&P500. Kbc Nv has 225,044 shares for 0.17% of their portfolio. The Germany-based Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Fi has invested 0% in Cummins Inc. Similarly, investors look up the share price over 12 month periods. (more...)
German center-left leaders push for talks with Merkel German center-left leaders push for talks with Merkel
- January 18, 2018

All SPD party members will get to vote on a final coalition deal, if there is one. Holding new elections is not an option, she added. The SPD's parliamentary leader, Andrea Nahles, said she was optimistic the delegates would endorse formal talks with Merkel's conservatives about a new coalition government. (more...)
Trump blasts Democrats over immigration as feds resume DACA renewals Trump blasts Democrats over immigration as feds resume DACA renewals
- January 18, 2018

The outcry over United States (US) President Donald Trump's remarks has overshadowed key issues facing the effort to protect young undocumented immigrants in the US. And you see here that split, I think, with Cotton and Perdue, vs. The recent decision to end temporary protective status for 200,000 Salvadorans admitted during the George W. (more...)
IPhone 'text bomb' can crash your phone by text
- January 18, 2018

The flaw typically causes an iPhone to crash, and on a Mac , makes the Safari browser crash and causes other slowdowns. Masri claimed that he released the bug "to get Apple's attention" and that " Apple needs to take such bugs more seriously". (more...)
Huawei to include Google's RCS messaging in Android phones Huawei to include Google's RCS messaging in Android phones
- January 18, 2018

The move from the Short Message Service (SMS) to Rich Communication Services (RCS ) has been slow, but a step towards a broader adoption, at least in Android circles has been announced by Google and Huawei today with the Chinese vendor announcing they'll adopt Google's Jibe powered RCS messaging. (more...)
Microwaves may be as harmful for environment as cars
- January 18, 2018

The study has found that, on average, a microwave oven uses 573 kilowatt hour (kWh) of electricity over its lifetime of eight years - the equivalent to the electricity consumed by a seven watt LED light bulb left on continuously for nearly nine years. (more...)
YouTube is taking down videos of people eating Tide pods YouTube is taking down videos of people eating Tide pods
- January 18, 2018

Social media platforms YouTube and Facebook are removing any Tide Pod Challenge videos from their sites, saying the content is "dangerous" and poses an " inherent risk of physical harm ". The meme first started in 2013, according to KnowYourMeme.com , and has increasingly caught fire of late on social media. Either way, it's steadily gained popularity over the years - as a very unfunny joke . (more...)
TECNO launches 'Camon i' at Rs 8990 for selfie lovers TECNO launches 'Camon i' at Rs 8990 for selfie lovers
- January 18, 2018

Camon i comes in three colour variants - Champagne Gold, Midnight Black and City Blue. Moving on, the on-paper camera configuration of Tecno Camon I is pretty impressive too. Going by the price, the smartphone will face competition from recently-launched iVoomi i1s and the Smartron t.phone P. The phone offers all the basic and necessary connectivity options such as 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS, and a micro USB port. (more...)
Nintendo Labo Costs £60 And Upwards In The UK Nintendo Labo Costs £60 And Upwards In The UK
- January 18, 2018

At the moment there are two separate kits available. Reviewers appeared to give thumbs up to the accessories. This is par for the course for the Switch, which was released targeting a different market segment than games consoles manufactured by Sony and Microsoft. (more...)
Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX) Short Interest Down 8.0% in December
- January 18, 2018

Overall, the share price is up 2.69% year to date. (NASDAQ: HIMX ) on Tuesday, February 7 to "Underweight" rating. The stock has "Buy" rating by Piper Jaffray on Thursday, August 17. Therefore 58% are positive. Robert W. Baird raised their target price on Himax Technologies from $10.00 to $12.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, January 9th. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Max 3 live image leaked, shows dual camera setup Xiaomi Mi Max 3 live image leaked, shows dual camera setup
- January 18, 2018

The Xiaomi Mi 7 should normally come with a rather large battery, being able to ensure a more than decent battery life. The leaked image shows a smooth black panel with space for what appears to be a vertical dual rear camera, as well as a central fingerprint scanner. (more...)
After 'coolest monkey' hoodie misstep, H&M hires diversity leader After 'coolest monkey' hoodie misstep, H&M hires diversity leader
- January 18, 2018

Yay. Her most recent role was as H&M's global manager for employee relations. Marketing has reached out to H&M for comment. The Stockholm-based retailer repeated that the entire incident was unintentional; that if anything it "demonstrates so clearly how big [their] responsibility is as a global brand". (more...)
Dark Souls: Remastered won't have cross-play Dark Souls: Remastered won't have cross-play
- January 18, 2018

Dark Souls was what really catapulted From Software into the spotlight after Demon's Souls, and gave rise to the Soulsborne genre as it got more popular. According to Nintendo Japan , Dark Souls Remastered graphics will be adjusted to the console, which likely refers to the game seeing a reduction in resolution and frame rate to its counterparts. (more...)
Storm warning for North Somerset issued by Met Office Storm warning for North Somerset issued by Met Office
- January 18, 2018

Northumberland, much of the rest of the North East and southern Scotland now fall under the amber warning area, and the remainder of the North East is still covered by the yellow warning. For more information about the schools in your area, visit your local council's website . The Met Office has issued a weather warning for snow and ice from Monday (15 January) evening onwards. (more...)
Twitter to alert users who saw Russian propaganda during election Twitter to alert users who saw Russian propaganda during election
- January 18, 2018

Last fall, top officials from Twitter , Facebook and Google appeared before multiple congressional committees to answer pointed questions about their role in facilitating election interference. They are more at odds with demands that they make judgments to root out " fake news " and bogus messages. But the hearing often turned to questions of Russian propaganda, a vexing issue for internet firms that spent most of the past year responding to a backlash that they did too little to ... (more...)
Maisie Williams says Game of Thrones will go out with bang Maisie Williams says Game of Thrones will go out with bang
- January 18, 2018

It's a blessing and a curse, " Game of Thrones " being my first job and working with such incredible scripts and such incredible veteran actors, working with the best crew. 'People always said to me, "your life is gonna change" and I was like, "I don't really want it to". In the meantime, Maisie, 20, has a number of movie appearances scheduled for release including Early Man and Departures. (more...)
Big asteroid, larger than Burj Khalifa heading towards earth Big asteroid, larger than Burj Khalifa heading towards earth
- January 18, 2018

The enormous asteroid is known as 2002 AJ129, and will "narrowly" miss our planet on February 4, travelling past us at the rapid speed of 67000 miles per hour. In the worst case scenario, the debris could linger in the atmosphere for up to 10 years and block out sunlight, causing temperatures to drop and crops to fail. (more...)
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...)