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Facebook's money machine keeps running despite data mess Facebook's money machine keeps running despite data mess
- April 28, 2018

Some key moments of Zuckerberg's hearing with Congress included discussions on right to privacy, storing and selling personal data, Russian interference and possible regulations. "We remain strongly committed to protecting people's information and appreciate any opportunity to answer questions the European Parliament may have", she said. (more...)
Google doodle remembers Hindi poet Mahadevi Varma Google doodle remembers Hindi poet Mahadevi Varma
- April 28, 2018

However, the one thing they did not seem to budge on was the fact that Mahadevi must be married as a child. But she completed her studies in M.A.in Sanskrit from Allahabad University while her husband was living in Lucknow. Apart from her carrier a poet, she was teaching in Allahabad and later she became the first headmistress of Prayag Mahila Vidyapeeth and also served as a chancellor of the institute. (more...)
Windows 10 April Update available April 30th Windows 10 April Update available April 30th
- April 27, 2018

Microsoft announced that the Windows 10 April 2018 Update will debut on April 30. One of the major issues with the now available versions of Windows 10 is that on devices with little extra space users don't have enough space to install the OS's latest updates . (more...)
Airtel vs Reliance Jio Airtel vs Reliance Jio
- April 27, 2018

Reliance Jio and rival telecom operators have continued to engage in a cutthroat competition by offering attractive plans at lower prices and higher data benefits. Here's a look at prepaid plans below Rs 50 offered by both Airtel and Reliance Jio. These plans come with just data or bundled with calls and SMS. At Rs 24 Airtel users get 135MB of 2G/3G/4G data with three days validity, and 200MB of data for Rs 28 but with five days validity. (more...)
Stay Informed On The Hottest Stocks: Intel Corporation (INTC), LendingClub Corporation (LC) Stay Informed On The Hottest Stocks: Intel Corporation (INTC), LendingClub Corporation (LC)
- April 27, 2018

Traders have different rules for what constitutes liquidity and a good guide is the volume of trades and volume of shares that are traded each day. It has outperformed by 6.76% the S&P500. It fall, as 60 investors sold Intel Corporation shares while 703 reduced holdings. Intel ( NASDAQ: INTC ) expands the boundaries of technology to make the most incredible experiences possible. (more...)
Battle royale smash-hit Fortnite's next move could be super
- April 27, 2018

Despite being free-to-play, Fortnite has been bringing in revenue hand-over-fist, reportedly becoming the biggest free-to-play console title of all time and earning $223 million across all platforms last month alone. But now, reports are coming in that players are beginning to see actual meteors hit the ground in various places across the map and they're posting their videos online. (more...)
Clovis Oncology (NASDAQ:CLVS) Stock Rating Upgraded by BidaskClub
- April 27, 2018

FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) has risen 25.45% since April 27, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 52.44% the S&P500. Element Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in Clovis Oncology during the 4th quarter worth about $11,400,000. (more...)
Magnesium Ion NGA Battery Market by Manufacturers and Sales 2017 to 2022 Magnesium Ion NGA Battery Market by Manufacturers and Sales 2017 to 2022
- April 27, 2018

Also get details about the growth rate of composite materials in the , and the market share of different segments thereof. In addition, the Lithium Iodide market unveils the ups and downs analysis, and thorough investigation of Lithium Iodide import and export strategies. (more...)
New BMW M850i xDrive Coupe: First Official Details, Gets 523HP New BMW M850i xDrive Coupe: First Official Details, Gets 523HP
- April 27, 2018

If this number pans out, the M850i xDrive would be faster than the M6 Coupe which required 4.2 seconds to complete the same task. BMW will kick off its resurrected 8 Series line with the performance model, the M850i, a coupe churning out a furious 530 horsepower from a "completely redeveloped" V8 making its debut in the vehicle. (more...)
6 new Gmail features worth trying -- and how to get them now 6 new Gmail features worth trying -- and how to get them now
- April 27, 2018

Abuja - Google has introduced new features for Gmail users which includes several new features created to increase productivity and more security. Now Gmail will put associated files front and center right in the top level of your inbox. "You can also make a message expire after a set period of time to help you stay in control of your information". That shift to Google's self-developed Tensor processing chips enables smart-assistant features such as "suggested replies" to messages and " ... (more...)
Turn up or face summons, MPs warn Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg Turn up or face summons, MPs warn Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg
- April 27, 2018

Facebook also told UK lawmakers on Thursday that it would seek to ensure political ads targeting British lawmakers and voters are more transparent, much as it has pledged to do in the United States . Regardless, the social media company seems to be unfazed by the controversies surrounding it while battling for their reputation. There could be minor limitations to data usage that might have an impact on targeting for Facebook's advertisers, Wehner added. (more...)
Mars On Earth? NASA, ESA Plan Bringing Red Planet Rocks Home
- April 27, 2018

The second leg of the mission is the ExoMars Rover - a six-wheeled vehicle being built in Hertfordshire ahead of its launch in 2020 - which will analyse ground samples and search for molecular signs of life . Meanwhile, ESA's ExoMars orbiter is already circling Mars to investigate its atmosphere and has recently transmitted data from NASA's Curiosity rover to Earth . (more...)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider first screenshots, various editions leak online Shadow of the Tomb Raider first screenshots, various editions leak online
- April 27, 2018

The following information comes from images taken and posted to the popular gaming forum. It appears that much like its predecessor, Rise of the Tomb Raider , there will be a season pass as well. It's unclear what exactly is on those four versions but what is known is the Ultimate Edition which will come with the base game, a game-inspired bottle opener, a flashlight, a statue, the original game soundtrack, and three additional weapons and/or outfits for using in-game. (more...)
Trump to visit United Kingdom in July Trump to visit United Kingdom in July
- April 27, 2018

He will hold bilateral talks with the Prime Minister during his visit. "Further details will be set out in due course", Washington Post reported, citing, the spokesperson for Downing Street, as saying in a statement. He is scheduled to be in Europe that week for a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels the previous day. U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a tree planting ceremony with French President Emmanuel Macron on the South Lawn of the White House in ... (more...)
Big relief for Dutee as IAAF announces new hyperandrogenism rule Big relief for Dutee as IAAF announces new hyperandrogenism rule
- April 27, 2018

The IAAF's new hyperandrogenism regulation has a female classification for an Athlete with Differences of Sexual Development (DSD) and covers events from 400m to the mile. CAS already has ruled once against the IAAF in trying to impose rules on hyperandrogenism. She replied to the new rules by retweeting messages of support and the slogan: "How lovely it is to stay silent when someone expects you to be enraged". (more...)
Could Citrix Systems Inc (NASDAQ:CTXS) Change Direction After Less Shorts?
- April 27, 2018

The stock of ADMA Biologics, Inc. On Monday, January 8 Barclays Capital downgraded Citrix Systems, Inc . Citigroup has "Buy" rating and $94 target. 3,185 were accumulated by Raymond James Trust Na. increased its position in Citrix Systems by 1.7% during the 4th quarter. About shares traded. UMF Group Inc. Also, SVP Rotterdam Jeroen Van sold 4,618 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, April 2nd. (more...)
Nintendo And Cygames Partner For Mobile Action RPG Dragalia Lost Nintendo And Cygames Partner For Mobile Action RPG Dragalia Lost
- April 27, 2018

Nintendo has been co-developing the game with the Japanese studio, and will jointly operate it in "bringing to life the shared vision of a new gaming experience with worldwide appeal". Specific financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. As far as game details, there's nothing to report yet. Nintendo is lending Cygames access to its developer's team for this project. (more...)
Apple Shuts Down AirPort Router Line Apple Shuts Down AirPort Router Line
- April 27, 2018

According to Apple's documentation on " vintage and obsolete products ", the company will continue to provide "service and parts from Apple or Apple service providers for 5 years after the product is no longer manufactured - or longer where required by law". (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Of GoPro, Inc. (GPRO)
- April 27, 2018

GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO ) last announced its earnings results on Thursday, April 27th. The stock underperformed the S&P500 by 53.31%. Cibc World Markets Corp decreased Praxair Inc Com (PX) stake by 8.57% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Hightower Ltd Company owns 240,809 shs or 0.01% of their USA capital. Based on the latest information, investors are looking at GoPro, Inc . (NASDAQ: GPRO ) rating on Monday, January 8. (more...)
Nintendo Reveals E3 2018 Plans Nintendo Reveals E3 2018 Plans
- April 27, 2018

Following the presentation Treehouse Live will return for three days of demos, leading off with the Switch Super Smash Bros game. Streaming content will also be shown live at the Nintendo Store in New York City, starting on June 11 with the Splatoon 2 World Championship opening rounds. (more...)
Delta Senator remanded in prison for N805m fraud Delta Senator remanded in prison for N805m fraud
- April 27, 2018

The remand order was sequel to the lawmaker's arraignment before the court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC ) on a two-count charge of money laundering and fraud. Earlier during Wednesday's proceedings Nwaoboshi's lawyer, Mrs. Velerie Azinge (SAN), while moving an application for her client's bail, urged the court to admit the senator to bail on self-recognisance or in liberal terms. (more...)
Western Digital Corp Stock Rises on Q3 Earnings Beat Western Digital Corp Stock Rises on Q3 Earnings Beat
- April 27, 2018

The third largest holder is Capital World Investors, which now holds $1.04 billion worth of this stock and that ownership represents almost 3.96% of its market capitalization. Therefore 62% are positive. Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ: WDC ) went up to recover about 12.18% since recording its record low price of $76.59. (more...)
This review of an eyeliner went viral for the best reason This review of an eyeliner went viral for the best reason
- April 27, 2018

Just ask Shelby Pagan . And while most reviews are pretty standard with pros and cons clearly laid out and possibly a photo of the make-up item in play, one recent review of a Kat Von D eyeliner has gone viral for a very good reason: the liner stayed put even after a vehicle accident. (more...)
PUBG PC 1.0 Update 12 Available Now, Includes Map Selection PUBG PC 1.0 Update 12 Available Now, Includes Map Selection
- April 27, 2018

All pistols have received a buff, which should make them more dependable in the early game and still capable of finishing enemies off as rounds conclude. Thumb Grip - It reduces vertical recoil but increases horizontal recoil. All of the new attachments can be found as world spawns. The Mirado is a "classic muscle auto", restricted to the Miramar map, that developers say will be "a compliment to the other unique vehicles on Miramar: The van is extremely sturdy, but slow and ineffective when ... (more...)
Johnson Controls International (JCI) Given "Hold" Rating at Cowen
- April 27, 2018

This metric reflects the average amount a stock's price has differed from the mean over a period of time. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. The shares were sold at an average price of $37.88, for a total transaction of $537,858.12. The company's price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months is 4.36 and price to book ratio for most recent quarter is 5.78, whereas price to cash per share for the most recent quarter is 18.74. (more...)
Massive galaxies began merging just 1.5 billions years after the Big Bang Massive galaxies began merging just 1.5 billions years after the Big Bang
- April 27, 2018

The global teams of scientists used ESO's Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array ( ALMA ) and Atacama Pathfinder Experiment ( APEX ) telescopes to peer back in time to when the universe was one-tenth of its present age. It wasn't until around 1 billion years later that the Universe became fully ionised and transparent, and we see the first galaxies start appearing. The discovery was made after the South Pole Telescope in Antarctica scanned the night sky and found a population of ... (more...)
Microsoft FY18 Q3 earnings: $26.8 billion on cloud and Office growth Microsoft FY18 Q3 earnings: $26.8 billion on cloud and Office growth
- April 26, 2018

Microsoft Corp topped Wall Street forecasts for quarterly profit as it signed up more businesses to its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 productivity suite. In the company's Productivity and Business Processes division, which includes Office 365 , revenue rose 17 percent over a year ago to $9 billion but was almost flat compared to last quarter. (more...)
This Experiment Explains How Asteroids Brought Water To Earth This Experiment Explains How Asteroids Brought Water To Earth
- April 26, 2018

Earth is, obviously, a very wet planet, but what's less obvious is where all that water originally came from. After the impact, the team then analyzed the debris to see how much water was transferred to the target. While the collision destroys parts of the impactor, a vapor plume remains behind that the researchers think could help explain how water is retained. (more...)
The Nokia X6 is being reborn on April 27, apparently The Nokia X6 is being reborn on April 27, apparently
- April 26, 2018

The premium model with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage will cost CNY 1799. A report from GizChina suggests that the launch event for the Nokia X6 will be held in China. Nokia's first smartphone with a display notch is expected to be the Nokia X6 , according to reports. The Nokia logo on the front usually sits in the right part of the top screen bezel, but had to be moved to the chin this time around, as there really isn't a bezel where it used to be. (more...)
Early humans stalked at the ancient giant sloths, reveals study Early humans stalked at the ancient giant sloths, reveals study
- April 26, 2018

In those instances, says Bennett, the humans had to have been purposefully extending their stride to place their feet inside the sloths' footprints. The findings will give researchers a better understanding of how humans hunted large animals, and whether they played a role in the sloth's extinction. (more...)