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(MSFT) Stake Increased by Chickasaw Capital Management LLC (MSFT) Stake Increased by Chickasaw Capital Management LLC
- March 28, 2018

About 1.08M shares traded. Stralem And Co owns 3.22% invested in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) for 300,182 shares. It has outperformed by 38.55% the S&P500. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and thirty-one have given a buy rating to the company. (more...)
NASA telescope launch delayed until 2020 NASA telescope launch delayed until 2020
- March 28, 2018

Using its powerful suite of infrared-optimized instruments, this telescope will be able to study the earliest stars and galaxies in the Universe, extra-solar planets around nearby stars, and the planets, moons and asteroids of our Solar System. (more...)
NVIDIA reportedly suspends its self-driving tests on public roads NVIDIA reportedly suspends its self-driving tests on public roads
- March 27, 2018

The computing platform is based on two different servers. Around 320 companies involved in self-driving cars - from software developers, automakers and their suppliers, sensor and mapping companies - use Nvidia Drive platform, according to the company's website. (more...)
Far Cry 5 is now available Far Cry 5 is now available
- March 27, 2018

Note that there is a caveat to the NEW20 code on Far Cry 5: you'll have to be a new customer at GMG and use the coupon within 24 hours of account activation for the code to work. Now, Far Cry 5 is back on sale in the aforementioned countries. Under siege and cut off from the rest of the world, players will join forces with residents of Hope County and form the Resistance . (more...)
Senate Panel Summons Zuckerberg Over Cambridge Analytica Data Harvesting Senate Panel Summons Zuckerberg Over Cambridge Analytica Data Harvesting
- March 27, 2018

A Facebook spokesman confirmed the company had received the House letter and was reviewing it, but did not say whether or not Zuckerberg would agree to testify. Follow the steps to retract your personal data from your Facebook account. This is where you'll find all of the apps that are paired with your Facebook log-in. (more...)
World landmarks go dark for Earth Hour climate campaign World landmarks go dark for Earth Hour climate campaign
- March 27, 2018

Earth Hour took place on Saturday, and while many famous landmark and brands got in on the movement, it was the actions of the people that made the marked difference. As an initiative from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), the global campaign has been organised in around 7,000 cities in 187 countries and territories worldwide with billions of people joining in. (more...)
Apple Store goes down: New product coming Today! Apple Store goes down: New product coming Today!
- March 27, 2018

Apple unveiled a cheaper 9.7-inch iPad with support for its Apple Pencil stylus. The new iPad costs $329 ($299 for education institutions), which is the same price as the previous cheapest iPad released a year ago. So, Apple organizing an event in the month of March surprised the tech experts. The mid-season for smartphones is now on and the new colour may increase the sales for the Cupertino-based company. (more...)
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Breaks Silence on Cambridge Analytica Leak Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Breaks Silence on Cambridge Analytica Leak
- March 27, 2018

CORNISH: Congress is still demanding hearings. Facebook made $40 billion in advertising revenue last year, and that's expected to rise 22 percent this year to $49 billion, according to research firm eMarketer. CORNISH: Is that a no? Want to see which aspects of you profile are visible to the public? CORNISH: What would be a measure of success or moving the ball forward? While all of these updates should vastly improve data privacy on Facebook, it's inexcusable that it took a major PR ... (more...)
Why has Facebook's Share Price Plunged More Than 10%? Why has Facebook's Share Price Plunged More Than 10%?
- March 27, 2018

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Devitt summed up his report by declaring that he has assigned Facebook stock to the "too hard" pile in a manner similar to what Warren Buffett does with problems that seem too big to fix soon. (more...)
Huawei's P20 Pro has three rear cameras… and a notch Huawei's P20 Pro has three rear cameras… and a notch
- March 27, 2018

The P20 design is a departure from the P9 and P10's metal shells. The phone comes in black, midnight blue, pink gold, twilight and champagne gold shades, with the pink gold and twilight colors sporting a "Gradient Finish" which combines purple, blue and pink shades for a rainbow of colors. (more...)
Tata Nexon XZ trim launched at Rs 7.99 lakh Tata Nexon XZ trim launched at Rs 7.99 lakh
- March 27, 2018

Right now, the Tata Nexon is offered in four primary variants - XE, XM, XT, and XZ+. According to Vivek Srivatsa, Head of marketing, Tata Motors said, 'With a continuous focus to introduce products that not only enhance the brand, but simultaneously align well with the rising aspirations of customer segments, we are happy to introduce wider choice to Nexon customers in the form of a new variant - XZ. (more...)
Rare backtracks on ideas for more punishing deaths in Sea of Thieves Rare backtracks on ideas for more punishing deaths in Sea of Thieves
- March 27, 2018

Gold was going to be subtracted from you depending on how you died, with clumsier, more accidental deaths costing you the most. "Rates are dependant on the cause of death, so the more avoidable the death, the less patience the Captain will have when we enable this feature!" This feature would charge players a small fee upon their death but many found this to be a little unfair in certain circumstances like other pirates spawn camping or dying due to internet connectivity issues. (more...)
GMC Sierra 1500 AT4 GMC Sierra 1500 AT4
- March 27, 2018

Touches of red complete the package and make the AT4 stand out with subtle detailing in the Sierra's all-new AT4 signature emblems and bold, unique vertical tow hooks. A 110V outlet in the rear routes power to the tools and supplies needed for a day at the track or on the trails. The Sierra AT4 is off-road-ready but it's no compromise for daily use. (more...)
OnePlus 6 with 6GB RAM & Snapdragon 845 SoC visits Geekbench OnePlus 6 with 6GB RAM & Snapdragon 845 SoC visits Geekbench
- March 27, 2018

The way OnePlus manufactures and sells phones is something you should make a note of, if you're a fan of the company. Talking about OnePlus 6's specs, a brand-new leak reveals what the smartphone will be capable of. The scores are similar to that of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S, which is slated to launch tomorrow. The leaks also do not offer any idea regarding the OnePlus 6's 6GB RAM variant, but it is assumed that it will be priced a bit higher than the same variant of OnePlus 5T. (more...)
YouTube TV to 'present' 2018 NBA Finals following successful World Series sponsorship YouTube TV to 'present' 2018 NBA Finals following successful World Series sponsorship
- March 27, 2018

The NBA Finals starting on May 31 will be "Presented by YouTube TV". Additionally, YouTube TV will be featured in ABC commercial spots and in-game call outs, along with having a major presence across the NBA's digital and social media assets. (more...)
Hacker Head Arrested in Spain Hacker Head Arrested in Spain
- March 27, 2018

The criminal operation is reported to have hot banks in more than 40 countries and cost €1 billion since it first appeared in late 2013. Europol, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, cyber-security firms and polices forces in Spain, Romania, Belorussia and Taiwan all collaborated to track down the gang, said the European policing agency. (more...)
Microsoft Edge browser now available on Android tablets Microsoft Edge browser now available on Android tablets
- March 27, 2018

Edge is geared toward people who want to go back and forth between a Windows 10 PC and their phone or tablet and quickly pick up where they left off. Microsoft Edge is based on the same rendering engine as Chrome on Android and Safari on iOS which make it work as smooth and fast with add-on features in it carried from the Edge on PC. (more...)
Video chat in Facebook Messenger Lite is live Video chat in Facebook Messenger Lite is live
- March 26, 2018

Also, Facebook is providing the group member with the ability to create an invitation link, so the admin can send them over and allow new members join the group with a tap of a button. In addition, the administrator is able to boot someone from a group chat if they're being problematic, as well as promote and demote other users into and out of their own admin position. (more...)
Volvo To Produce Lynk & Co Vehicles Starting Next Year In Belgium Volvo To Produce Lynk & Co Vehicles Starting Next Year In Belgium
- March 26, 2018

We will manufacture in Europe, for Europe, focusing initially on hybrid-only electrified derivatives of our new range of cars. Lynk is jointly owned by Volvo's owner, Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., and the vehicle makers Volvo and Geely Auto. (more...)
Chinese space station may fall back to Earth next weekend
- March 26, 2018

It was used as an experiment for a larger space station to be launched in 2023. After spending a year and a half out of orbit, the European Space Agency says the Tiangong-1 will re-enter the Earth's atmosphere between March 30 and April 1, reports FOX News , give or take a few days. (more...)
L & S Advisors INC Maintains Holding in Boeing Co (BA)
- March 26, 2018

About 287,768 shares traded. Robert W. Baird initiated The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) on Thursday, October 6 with "Outperform" rating. Koshinski Asset Management Inc increased its stake in Boeing Co (BA) by 51.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Spotify forecasts up to 96 million subscribers in fiscal 2018 Spotify forecasts up to 96 million subscribers in fiscal 2018
- March 26, 2018

The rest of the subscribers, about 86 million, are supposed to listen to advertisements in between listening to music. While Spotify does not mention the methods that this 1.3% of their users are using in order to illegally access the service, a cursory web search seems to highlight thriving communities dedicated to finding ways around the subscription fee, which varies from using unauthorised versions of the software to simple ad-blocking software. (more...)
(MSFT) Holdings Reduced by Vestor Capital LLC (MSFT) Holdings Reduced by Vestor Capital LLC
- March 26, 2018

The shares were sold at an average price of $93.00, for a total value of $325,500.00. Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) has risen 34.52% since March 24, 2017 and is uptrending. Finally, Tigress Financial reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Microsoft in a report on Wednesday, February 14th. Pacific Crest maintained Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) on Tuesday, September 22 with "Overweight" rating. (more...)
Pro-Gun Control Parkland Survivor Exaggerates NRA Donations to Slam Rubio Pro-Gun Control Parkland Survivor Exaggerates NRA Donations to Slam Rubio
- March 26, 2018

Naomi Wadler, 11, a student at George Mason Elementary School, who organized a school walkout at her school in Alexandria, Va., speaks during the March for Our Lives rally in support of gun control in Washington D.C., March 24, 2018. Renko, a freshman at Lafayette College in Easton, grew up in Florida near Parkland High School, the scene of a Valentine's Day shooting that claimed 17 lives. (more...)
Indian women lose again, Australia claims 36-run win Indian women lose again, Australia claims 36-run win
- March 26, 2018

Though local girl Jemimah Rodrigues slammed her maiden fifty (50, 41b, 8x4) in T20s and captain Harmanpreet Kaur hit a 30-ball 33, India never looked like getting anywhere close to the target.Towards the end, Anuja Patil also fired a 26-ball 38 but it only helped her team in narrowing the margin of defeat. (more...)
Price Target Analysis of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Price Target Analysis of Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC)
- March 26, 2018

It has outperformed by 109.15% the S&P500. Central Asset Investments & Management Holdings Hk Ltd decreased its stake in Western Digital Corp (WDC) by 37.22% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Volumes indicate how many shares are bought and sold over a given period of time. Another trade for 1,200 shares valued at $33,154 was made by WESTBROOK KELVIN R on Tuesday, February 27. (more...)
Here's one last leak before the Huawei P20 launch Here's one last leak before the Huawei P20 launch
- March 26, 2018

Thus, Huawei P20 is Samsung S9, although the latter is not dual-camera, while the frontalka in P20 removes format 24 Megapixel and the main camera consists of the matrices with 20 and 12 MP. The third sensor will apparently be Monochrome sensor that will add to depth and details in low-light photos. Both are also said to feature company's home-based Kirin 970 processor and 128GB inbuilt storage. (more...)
PDB service: Telstra offers refunds after customers are hit with unauthorised charges PDB service: Telstra offers refunds after customers are hit with unauthorised charges
- March 26, 2018

The ACCC has today commenced proceedings against Telstra, under a delegation of power from ASIC, alleging that it made false or misleading representations to consumers in relation to its third-party billing service known as "Premium Direct Billing" (PDB). (more...)
Aussies go down to Proteas, tampered ball and all Aussies go down to Proteas, tampered ball and all
- March 26, 2018

They knew what was going on", Manthorp said. He admitted the actions weren't "in the spirit of the game". Smith was quick to emphasise this was a regrettable first-time offence but scepticism is natural. When the captain falls on his sword, hopefully before being pushed by Cricket Australia, others involved in the conspiracy must follow suit. For us at Cricket Australia that's extremely disappointing but more importantly it's extremely disappointing for Australian cricket fans. (more...)
Apple offers 13 new emojis to represent people with disabilities Apple offers 13 new emojis to represent people with disabilities
- March 26, 2018

Read on and enjoy! Bank of America's Merrill Lynch predicts Apple will roll out a new flagship device without much modification during the fall, but by 2020, the Silicon Valley tech firm might finally release a foldable iPhone . Also, the report states that Apple is planning to expand the low-cost iPad into the service and industrial sectors. In their proposal , Apple writes that they want to foster inclusive spaces and progressive discourse. (more...)