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Steam privacy tweaks spell the end for services like Steam Spy Steam privacy tweaks spell the end for services like Steam Spy
- April 11, 2018

Unfortunately, Steam Spy relied on people not hiding the games they owned and what they were playing so in one simple step Valve have killed Steam Spy and they can no longer function. Game developer Sergey Galyonkin runs the SteamSpy website, which collects and processes data from Steam to deliver estimates of game sales and ownership. (more...)
Toronto Reaches Concacaf Champions League Last; Red Bulls Fall Short Toronto Reaches Concacaf Champions League Last; Red Bulls Fall Short
- April 11, 2018

The Red Bulls had a 20-1 advantage in shots, and Chivas goalkeeper Rodolfo Cota made eight saves before a crowd of 23,623. Osorio scored an invaluable away goal in the 11th minute, taking a pass from Ricketts just before the penalty box and slotting the ball neatly into the net for a 1-0 lead. (more...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Revamps Its Position for Performance Measures
- April 11, 2018

Catawba Capital Management who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $879.07B market cap company. AAPL has been the subject of several recent research reports. Beach Investment Management LLC. now owns 178,109 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $25,651,000 after buying an additional 167,099 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Mark Zuckerberg hints that Facebook has considered a paid version Mark Zuckerberg hints that Facebook has considered a paid version
- April 11, 2018

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie previously estimated that more than 50 million people were compromised by the personality quiz that collected data from users and their friends. Facebook came under fire back in March for its role in a data abuse scandal exposed by whistleblower Christopher Wylie. "I don't think it would be a realistic expectation that we are going to have zero amount of it or be 100 percent effective", he said. (more...)
Traders Secrets on GoPro, Inc. (GPRO), PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP)
- April 11, 2018

The Dow Jones Industrial Average which at its session high was up as much as 440 points, closed up 46.34 points, or 0.19%, at 23,979.10. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 and Nasdaq gained as much as 1.9 percent and 2.3 percent, respectively. As simple moving average (SMA) is a short term and proactive investment approach, it delivers the optimal results to the small traders and investors regarding the price changes in the financial markets in a short span of time. (more...)
6 critical moments from Mark Zuckerberg's day in the Senate 6 critical moments from Mark Zuckerberg's day in the Senate
- April 11, 2018

Republican Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas grilled Zuckerberg on whether Facebook has a liberal slant, claiming that some users have seen a "persuasive pattern of political bias". "In May 2016 it was reported that Facebook and purposely and routinely suppressed conservative news stories from trending news". One Silicon Valley star witness, 44 media-hungry senators , and five hours of mostly tough questions and often ambiguous answers. (more...)
Bucks' Malcolm Brogdon returning; Giannis Antetokounmpo remains out Bucks' Malcolm Brogdon returning; Giannis Antetokounmpo remains out
- April 11, 2018

Nikola Vucevic had 17 points and 10 rebounds, and Bismack Biyombo finished with 14 points for the Magic, who have lost three in a row. "Our defense has never been consistent enough", coach Frank Vogel said. Klement's To Become Official And Exclusive Brat, Hot Dog, And Sausage of the Milwaukee Bucks And The New Arena (read here): The Bucks announced Tuesday afternoon that the Milwaukee-based Klement's Sausage Company will be the exclusive provider of brat, hot dog and sausages served at ... (more...)
Airtel unveils Rs 249 plan with 56GB data, revises Rs 349 plan Airtel unveils Rs 249 plan with 56GB data, revises Rs 349 plan
- April 11, 2018

Airtel has introduced a new Rs 249 plan for prepaid subscribers that will provide 2GB per day for 28 days. The validity period of this recharge offer is 82 days. The Rs 299 plan also offers access to al Jio Apps like JioCinema, Jio Music, Jio Voice calls and the rest. With Rs 249 tariff plan, Airtel is basically offering a total benefit of 56GB of 4G data . (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Max 3 case renders leaked, hints at dual cameras Xiaomi Mi Max 3 case renders leaked, hints at dual cameras
- April 11, 2018

Gone are the years in which Motorola reign supreme in the not-so-smart Phones era, ever since the Smartphones came into existence the company fail to compete, and passed down to Google, who then passed down to Lenovo, and for a few years, it had been making a new name for itself. (more...)
Complaint that YouTube collects children's personal information Complaint that YouTube collects children's personal information
- April 11, 2018

According to an FTC complaint filed by 23 child protection groups, YouTube is violating the same law that brought down Silicon Valley's PiperChat. Age-gating the registration process this doesn't shield YouTube from COPPA requirements, because it requires registration to post videos - not to watch them, the complaint argues. (more...)
Spotify said to plan new version of free music service Spotify said to plan new version of free music service
- April 11, 2018

Paid streaming music services have become a lot more competitive with Spotify and Apple Music now dominating the market. According to a report from Bloomberg , Spotify is said to be revamping its free music listening tier to make it easier to use especially for users on their mobile phones. (more...)
Stock In Spotlight: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) Stock In Spotlight: HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ)
- April 11, 2018

This is calculated by dividing the five year average ROIC by the Standard Deviation of the 5 year ROIC. Day traders need to be able to get in and out of a stock quickly and easily, so they will want to trade stocks with high daily volume - typically 1 million shares at absolute minimum. (more...)
Apple Must Pay $502.6 Million to VirnetX, Federal Jury Rules Apple Must Pay $502.6 Million to VirnetX, Federal Jury Rules
- April 11, 2018

Apple's stock has seen little change on the news given that the $502.6 million award is minuscule compared to the company's profits. Interestingly, the most recent judgment in the case had pegged the amount Apple needs to pay at $439.7 million. (more...)
Achieving self-reliance in the defence sector significant to country: Nirmala Sitharaman Achieving self-reliance in the defence sector significant to country: Nirmala Sitharaman
- April 11, 2018

Several countries have shown interest in the Indian missiles like Vietnam evincing keen interest on the supersonic Bramhos missile, which is being jointly manufactured by Indian and Russian Federation. The Chennai event is the 10th in the DefExpo series and hopes to position the country as a credible manufacturer and exporter of certain military inventory items and this focus on export as opposed to importing military hardware marks a conceptual shift in Indian defence policy. (more...)
Apple Introduces (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 8 and 8 Plus Apple Introduces (PRODUCT)RED iPhone 8 and 8 Plus
- April 11, 2018

In the case of Apple's new iPhone , when you buy the device Apple gives " a contribution " to Red. Apple has also introduced a new RED Leather Folio for the iPhone X . That is a gain of 2 percentage points from last year's reading of 78%, and is up sharply from the 60% of teens who said they owned an iPhone in the spring of 2014. (more...)
Yo-kai Watch 4 Coming to Japan This Year Yo-kai Watch 4 Coming to Japan This Year
- April 11, 2018

SNK will be celebrating its 40th anniversary this year. The collection will be available in a package for Nintendo Switch . Unlike other roguelikes, the game places a strong emphasis on narrative with its Interactive Fiction events playing a big part in making or breaking friendships. (more...)
HMSI eyes expansion with Rs 800 cr investment in FY'19 HMSI eyes expansion with Rs 800 cr investment in FY'19
- April 11, 2018

Virtus Investment Advisers Inc who had been investing in D R Horton Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.10B market cap company. shares while 93 reduced holdings. Honda 2Wheelers India is the only two-wheeler company in the world to grow at a pace witnessed never before, adding 1 million plus incremental customers in a single year. (more...)
Harbour Investment Management LLC Buys New Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS) Harbour Investment Management LLC Buys New Stake in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
- April 11, 2018

UDR, Inc. (NYSE:UDR) has declined 3.82% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 10.38% the S&P500. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 62.62% of the company's stock. 145,734 were accumulated by Associated Banc. Connors Investor Service has 135,060 shares. Sii Invests Wi invested in 24,671 shares or 0.28% of the stock. (more...)
Palo Capital Inc. Raises Position in Intel Co. (NASDAQ:INTC)
- April 11, 2018

Davis R M Inc. raised its holdings in shares of Intel by 10.6% in the 4th quarter. Comcast Corporation (CMCSA) has declined 11.10% since April 10, 2017 and is downtrending. Roth Capital maintained the shares of INTC in report on Friday, January 26 with "Buy" rating. The rating was upgraded by Avondale on Friday, July 24 to "Outperform". (more...)
Palo Alto Investors LLC Raises Stake in Clovis Oncology (CLVS)
- April 11, 2018

The stock increased 1.08% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $10.73. 2,399,106 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,276,313. Clovis Oncology Inc ( NASDAQ : CLVS ) has received an average recommendation of "Buy" from the twenty-one ratings firms that are now covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. (more...)
IKEA showed the first Bluetooth speaker Eneby IKEA showed the first Bluetooth speaker Eneby
- April 11, 2018

Called the Eneby, the new range is available in two sizes: 20 x 20cm and 30 x 30cm and in white, grey or black colour finishes (the larger speaker is only available in black or white). "Sound, just like light, is an important part of creating atmosphere within the home". The speakers can be paired with up to eight Bluetooth devices, or you can use the included 3.5mm auxiliary cable for connecting to non-wireless devices. (more...)
Nikki Benz Sues Porn Studio for Sexual Assault Nikki Benz Sues Porn Studio for Sexual Assault
- April 11, 2018

In June 2016, she was signed by major porn producers Brazzers to be their first brand ambassador to promote their products. Benz alleged the film's director, Tony T . Benz, an AVN [Adult Video News] Hall of Fame inductee, said she suffered "pain, suffering, emotional distress, as well as past and future medical expenses and lost wages" following the shoot. (more...)
See Apple's new red iPhone 8: How and when to get yours
- April 10, 2018

Both the Product (RED ) iPhones will join the existing space gray, silver, and gold models. Like every year, the new Red colour variants are introduced in collaboration with Product (RED) which is an organisation which fights against HIV and AIDS in Africa. (more...)
God of War developers discuss progression systems in new video God of War developers discuss progression systems in new video
- April 10, 2018

In the latest of these videos, the game's gameplay designer gives us more information about the character progression in God of War and how versatile playing as Kratos can be. It will also see him use a new battle axe instead of his usual double-chained blades, and players will see the gameplay with an over-the-shoulder camera as opposed to the cinematic fixed camera that the games normally feature. (more...)
The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind Coming to Xbox One Today The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind Coming to Xbox One Today
- April 10, 2018

These new rush of games is going to be further enriching the list of the Original Xbox games playable on Xbox One, which had been announced back at E3 2017 with 13 products (Ninja Gaiden Black, Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic and Black). (more...)
The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): Going Behind the Curtain The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): Going Behind the Curtain
- April 10, 2018

The aircraft producer reported $4.80 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $2.91 by $1.89. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $2.47 earnings per share. Since February 8, 2018, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 sale for $12.17 million activity. Sta Wealth Mgmt invested in 3,713 shares or 0.12% of the stock. (more...)
Activision Blizzard Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Sentiment Up, Because
- April 10, 2018

Shares of Activision Blizzard stock traded up $0.32 during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting $66.09. Activision Blizzard, Inc . disclosed in a document filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that Chief Corporate Officer Durkin Dennis M has sold 71,488 shares of Activision Blizzard, Inc . (more...)
Fossil revealed to belong to one of the largest animals ever Fossil revealed to belong to one of the largest animals ever
- April 10, 2018

Which leads us to one poor mom-to-be ichthyosaur whose fossilized remains were found in Yorkshire, in northeastern England, coincidentally not that far from Whitby Abbey , which provided some of the atmospheric inspiration for Bram Stoker's Dracula . (more...)
Instagram's new Focus feature brings portrait mode for both photos and videos Instagram's new Focus feature brings portrait mode for both photos and videos
- April 10, 2018

Instagram did not immediately respond to PCMag's request for comment, but tells TechCrunch it's now testing this feature. Pressing the Nametags button should bring up the Nametag editor. As confirmed by an Instagram spokesperson to TechCrunch , the company is testing the Nametag feature (similar to QR Codes) which will allow users to create a customized image that can be scanned to find a profile on Instagram. (more...)
BMW 8 Series Coupe To Debut At Le Mans BMW 8 Series Coupe To Debut At Le Mans
- April 10, 2018

Customers can swap, upgrade or downgrade their cars at any time or cancel their contract altogether, with no finance-style long-term commitment or down payments. The BMW Group UK partnership with Drover enables drivers to access BMW and MINI vehicles on a flexible, monthly all-in subscription basis. Chris Brownridge, BMW UK sales director, said: "New, creative solutions allow the chance for auto users to experience BMW or MINI ownership for as long or as little as they require". (more...)