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(MSFT) Holdings Raised by YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC
- January 22, 2018

It has outperformed by 17.82% the S&P500. Trilogy Global Advisors Lp decreased its stake in Bancolombia S A (CIB) by 11.03% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. About 7.54M shares traded. 500 are held by Winfield Assocs Inc. Welltower Inc. was raised too. Finally, Zacks Investment Research lowered Microsoft from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 16th. (more...)
The first Ford Mustang Bullitt just raised a huge sum for charity The first Ford Mustang Bullitt just raised a huge sum for charity
- January 22, 2018

After all, its changes amount to some (admittedly rather cool) cosmetic upgrades and a healthy bump in power, and not much else. This time it was McQueen's son, Chad McQueen to cruise out in the Mustang Bullitt . As such, the muscle vehicle makes use of a Dark Highland Green paint scheme and features numerous chrome accents, including on the grille and windows. (more...)
Apple partners with Malala Yousafzai's Malala Fund to help advance girls' education Apple partners with Malala Yousafzai's Malala Fund to help advance girls' education
- January 22, 2018

The tech giant plans to help the fund in areas including technology, curriculum and research. Tim Cook said that Apple's expertise in tech " could bring a lot in support of Malala's vision ". Malala Fund is run by Nobel Peace Prize Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Taliban after speaking out against their ban on girls attending school in her Pakistan community. (more...)
US Government Shutdown Delays SpaceX Falcon Heavy Spacecraft US Government Shutdown Delays SpaceX Falcon Heavy Spacecraft
- January 22, 2018

Vapors were seen trailing upward from the launch pad Thursday and Friday, confirming the rocket had been fueled in preparation of the test. However, in order to properly conduct the test, SpaceX needs help from the US Air Force, and the government shutdown means numerous people involved in the test won't be showing up to work. (more...)
All About Republic Day Sale on Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, ShopClues All About Republic Day Sale on Amazon, Flipkart, Snapdeal, ShopClues
- January 22, 2018

Amazon , as usual, has offered 12-hours early access to its Prime members starting the sale from Saturday afternoon (January 20). Amazon is putting forth discounts on Smartphones from Apple , Samsung, OnePlus and different organizations. (more...)
Sarnia-Lambton Under Fog Advisory Sunday Night Sarnia-Lambton Under Fog Advisory Sunday Night
- January 22, 2018

Visibility may be reduced to under a quarter of a mile. Drivers should use caution, keep a safe distance and use low beam headlights. Environment Canada says visibility is expected to improve later this morning. "Some inconsequential drizzle may be present during the Monday morning commute", Environment Canada said. "Some patchy freezing rain " is still possible on Monday afternoon. (more...)
Google Arts and Culture's selfie feature now in India Google Arts and Culture's selfie feature now in India
- January 22, 2018

As a user, you need to focus your face for a selfie from within the app and capture it. Using computer vision technology, the application matches a user's selfie with a work of art from its wide database. One such app is Google Arts & Culture. The app basically looks for properties such as - beards, glasses, and few others to select relevant portraits from its database. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi A1 is now available to buy in USA via eBay Xiaomi Mi A1 is now available to buy in USA via eBay
- January 22, 2018

Xiaomi is credited with the intention to release the Mi 2s smartphone Mix, improved version of its design bezrabotnykh Mi Mix 2, released nearly six months ago. It is known that full-screen mobile phones in the market are basically from 5.5 inches up to 6 inches, but this new device came up to 7 inches , and yes, it read well. (more...)
Leaked Images Suggest An Upgraded Xbox Elite Controller Is Underway Leaked Images Suggest An Upgraded Xbox Elite Controller Is Underway
- January 22, 2018

The new controller is supposed to support Bluetooth on Win10. The controller includes four removable paddles, three pairs of thumbsticks, two removable D-pads, hair-trigger locks, and button mapping to help gamers customize their experience. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9+ shows off for the camera Samsung Galaxy S9+ shows off for the camera
- January 22, 2018

Samsung has confirmed that it will announce the Galaxy S9 will at the Mobile World Congress conference next month, the world's largest mobile show. The spec list in benchmark listing also hints that the Galaxy J8 (2018 ) will employ the new Exynos 7885 SoC that comes with octa-core CPU clocked at 1.6GHz and Mali G-71 GPU. (more...)
Rajkummar Rao gets 2 Best Actor nominations in Filmfare's Critics' Awards Rajkummar Rao gets 2 Best Actor nominations in Filmfare's Critics' Awards
- January 21, 2018

He won the Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Male ) for " Bareilly Ki Barfi ", and also Critics' Award for Best Actor (Male ) for " Trapped ". Jio Filmfare Awards 2018 are all set to treat the fans with its grand opening, celebrities in their slaying avatar, exciting dance numbers and of course the prestigious awards. (more...)
XQc Suspended and Fined XQc Suspended and Fined
- January 21, 2018

What do you think the Dallas Fuel should do about xQc's behavior? "That's fucked up shit", Lengyel said during his stream , drawing a comparison to a hypothetical traditional sports player yelling at another player while they were benched with a broken arm. (more...)
Apple faces more scrutiny over iPhone slowdowns in South Korea, Italy Apple faces more scrutiny over iPhone slowdowns in South Korea, Italy
- January 21, 2018

Apple is already facing lawsuits in the United States and elsewhere over accusations of having defrauded iPhone users by slowing down devices without warning to compensate for poor battery performance and to push clients into buying new phones. (more...)
Apple is building a new US campus and hiring 20000 people Apple is building a new US campus and hiring 20000 people
- January 21, 2018

Apple said its plans would contribute more than $350bn to the U.S. economy over the next five years. Revealing the news in a press release entitled 'Apple accelerates USA investment and job creation', the scheme will also look to create a brand new campus - powered entirely by "green energy" - to house the 20,000 or so fresh workforce in, all by 2023. (more...)
Drone rescues two swimmers in Australia Drone rescues two swimmers in Australia
- January 20, 2018

When a lifeguard like Jai Sheridan can pilot a drone to an emergency site, drop a rescue pod, and save two lives in little more than a minute, it may be time to take drones as lifesaving tools as seriously as possible. The drone is called "The Little Ripper" and dropping flotation devices is not its only function. "On a normal day that would have taken our lifeguards a few minutes longer to reach the members of the public". (more...)
Delhi: Fire at Cracker Factory Kills Nine, Rescue Operations Underway Delhi: Fire at Cracker Factory Kills Nine, Rescue Operations Underway
- January 20, 2018

As of now 12 fire tenders are engaged in dousing the fire. The police have so far confirmed nine deaths in the fire. The official said that the rescue operations are underway as more people are suspected to be trapped inside the factory. (more...)
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.2 Gets Dated, Focus on Final Fantasy VI Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.2 Gets Dated, Focus on Final Fantasy VI
- January 20, 2018

Of course, Rise of a New Sun isn't just about the raid. While there is no official announcement but, a leak has made its way on the internet suggesting that Final Fantasy VII remake will consist of three episodes in total and the first episode will launch by the end of 2019 along with a ton of new details. (more...)
Dow 26000 and Apple's $350B Pledge Just Latest Examples of Trump Boom Dow 26000 and Apple's $350B Pledge Just Latest Examples of Trump Boom
- January 20, 2018

CEO Tim Cook says Apple is focusing investments in areas where there will be a direct impact on job creation. But under the new tax law, the company can bring back the money at a reduced rate. economy", said Cook. "Combining new investments and Apple's current pace of spending with domestic suppliers and manufacturers - an estimated $55 billion for 2018 - Apple's direct contribution to the USA economy will be more than $350 billion over the next five years, not including Apple's ongoing ... (more...)
Delta tightens leash on restrictions for service animals on flights Delta tightens leash on restrictions for service animals on flights
- January 20, 2018

The stock increased 1.89% or $2.14 during the last trading session, reaching $115.28. (NYSE: DAL ). Partnervest Advisory Limited Liability Company has 5,274 shares for 0.12% of their portfolio. Baxter Bros accumulated 0.12% or 8,570 shares. Cambridge Co accumulated 2.49% or 319,810 shares. PRICE T ROWE ASSOCIATES INC /MD/ also announced decreased position in Tesla, Inc. (more...)
The Top 5 Best Android Phones To Buy In 2018 The Top 5 Best Android Phones To Buy In 2018
- January 20, 2018

Samsung's Galaxy J series is considered the company's cheaper mid-range lineup, whereas the A series is aimed at customers with slightly bigger budgets. Both Apple and Samsung have been struggling to incorporate this latest feature. Keeping this in mind, there is a part of the display as shown in some of the diagrams below that wouldn't actually be interactive in terms of the user interface, such as the part with the fingerprint sensor. (more...)
Meteorite hunter finds 3 rocks from MI meteor Meteorite hunter finds 3 rocks from MI meteor
- January 20, 2018

The Robert Ward Meteorites is operated by Ward while the Cosmic Connection Meteorites is owned by Atkins. Visitors will learn how to recognize meteorites by handling and analyzing real specimens from the Institute's meteorite teaching collection - you'll never fall for a meteor-wrong again! "A few days ago it was hundreds of thousands of miles on the other side of the moon", Ward said. (more...)
Senate passes bill to renew foreign surveillance program Senate passes bill to renew foreign surveillance program
- January 20, 2018

US President Donald Trump said in a statement he has signed a bill that reauthorizes a section of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act ( FISA ) but stressed it was not the same law abused during the election. Later, he clarified that he "has personally directed the fix to the unmasking process since taking office and today's vote is about foreign surveillance of foreign bad guys on foreign land". (more...)
Switch tops US sales, 3DS posts best sales month since December 2014 Switch tops US sales, 3DS posts best sales month since December 2014
- January 20, 2018

Imagine creating a cardboard piano and then being able to actually play it, or creating a giant robot suit which then directly controls the robot within the game. Nintendo Labo VR could also be the first step towards making virtual reality a mainstream phenomenon, which is something that everyone should want. (more...)
President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion President Trump says Sen. Durbin misrepresented discussion
- January 20, 2018

But she said she didn't "dispute the president was using tough language". They said Trump expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway, which is overwhelmingly white. "Deals can't get made when there is no trust!" Monday, Durbin said he was "stunned" that this was Cotton and Perdue's defense. "Did you see what various senators in the room said about my comments?" he asked, referring to lawmakers who were meeting with him in the Oval Office on Thursday when Trump is said ... (more...)
Micron Technology INC (MU) Shareholder Rafferty Asset Management LLC Has Upped Stake
- January 19, 2018

Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU) touched its 1-Year High price of $49.89 on 11/22/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $21.49 on 01/23/17. It has outperformed by 159.57% the S&P500. 886.67 million shares or 6.47% more from 832.79 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now directly owns 202,486 shares in the company, valued at approximately $8,585,406.40. (more...)
Dow closes above 26000 for the 1st time, up more than 300pts
- January 19, 2018

The Dow took 19 trading sessions to rise from 24,000 to 25,000 on 4 January and is up more than 40% since Trump's election in November 2016. The S&P 500 index climbed 0.9 percent to 2,802.56 and the Nasdaq added 1 percent to 7,298.28. Industrial stocks rose after the Federal Reserve said US industrial production increased 0.9 percent in December. Citigroup rose 1.13 per cent after the lender reported a profit that topped expectations. (more...)
Apple responds to Shanghai Consumer Council's inquiry on iPhone slowdown Apple responds to Shanghai Consumer Council's inquiry on iPhone slowdown
- January 19, 2018

The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office declined to comment when asked if it would launch an investigation into Apple following the complaint from the consumer group. Apple acknowledged the initial report of performance-throttling and apologized. The firm has already reduced the price of any out-of-warranty iPhone 6 or later battery replacements, by more than half. (more...)
Chelsea face possible transfer ban after Federation Internationale de Football Association inquiry Chelsea face possible transfer ban after Federation Internationale de Football Association inquiry
- January 19, 2018

If convicted Chelsea will be the fourth big club in recent years for violating FIFA's rules regarding the transfer of minors following La Liga trio Real Madrid , Atletico Madrid and FC Barcelona who were all banned from signing players during two transfer windows. (more...)
New Call of Duty New Call of Duty
- January 19, 2018

The Resistance Event will be officially kicking off next week offering themed drops, double XP, and tons more. It will be the second major Community Event since CoD: WWII was released in early November and will take place between January 23rd and February 27th with a slew of new content across the title. (more...)
PUBG Testing Blue Zone Balance, Other Combat Improvements PUBG Testing Blue Zone Balance, Other Combat Improvements
- January 19, 2018

Following a data review of 10 million players, they identified around 100,000 instances of a new pattern of cheating and these players will now be banned in one single swoop. "We performed a series of internal tests to find ways to address this issue". As for control changes, the patch added a new controller preset. Also, the issues of players suddenly getting transported outside of the map, memory and non-memory related crashes, and the inability of players to accept duo/squad invites outside ... (more...)