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Google launching .app top-level domains Google launching .app top-level domains
- May 02, 2018

According to Google, one major difference between the.app top-level domain and other domain types is HTTPS is required to connect to all.app websites. HTTPS will be the default and meant to protect against ad malware, tracking injection by ISPs, and open Wi-Fi networks. Again, since the TLD is enforcing security on all websites during general registration, hence it will help propel the WorldWideWeb over to the HTTPS-everywhere future. (more...)
NASA plans to launch spacecraft to study 'heart' of Mars Saturday morning NASA plans to launch spacecraft to study 'heart' of Mars Saturday morning
- May 02, 2018

The seismic waves generated by marsquakes will help scientists develop a map of the planet's deep interior. Mission management at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, will work with Lockheed Martin to lead an examination of the cause of the crack and to decide if any design changes should be made, NASA officials said in the statement . (more...)
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (F) Receives Average Rating of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (F) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
- May 02, 2018

Moving averages can help spot trends and price reversals. Taking a glance at the relative strength indictor, we note that the 14-day RSI is now at 41.87, the 7-day stands at 26.04, and the 3-day is sitting at 5.38. Annual EPS growth Past 5 years is 53.28 percent. Growth in earnings per share is everything. Finally, Barclays set a €21.00 ($25.61) target price on shares of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Friday , January 26th. (more...)
Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Disappears from Wii U eShop Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze Disappears from Wii U eShop
- May 02, 2018

I can't imagine that Retro Studios took on the job of making a new Donkey Kong Country game lightly. Yes, this Tropical Freeze Switch port, which is mostly the same (more on that in a moment) four years later, is $60. Coupled with two-player co-op, Funky Kong works as a handy addition for less experienced players. It's ideal for players who are sharing the game with children or younger siblings. (more...)
Earth's magnetic field is not about to reverse Earth's magnetic field is not about to reverse
- May 02, 2018

During these times, the Earth reportedly came close to reversing but was able to recover its original structure. Once in a while, the magnetic field of our planet can flip , but scientists believe that it's not going to happen too soon. With the magnetic field now weakening, there's been a lot of talk in recent years that another flip might be imminent, but a new study has looked at the history of these events and found that a reversal probably isn't about to happen. (more...)
Revenue Estimates Analysis Of Exact Sciences Corporation (EXAS)
- May 02, 2018

Exact Sciences Corp now has $6.09 billion valuation. The latest exchange of 2.77 Million shares is above its average trading activity of 111.53 Million shares. Wexford Cap Ltd Partnership has 230,502 shares. 23,155 are owned by Yorkville Cap Management Ltd Llc. Punch & Investment Mngmt reported 353,000 shares stake. (more...)
Porsche just unleashed an all-new $80000 performance hybrid SUV Porsche just unleashed an all-new $80000 performance hybrid SUV
- May 02, 2018

Although the Cayenne E-Hybrid's starting price of £67,128 places it at the top of the range, the success of the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid shows the high demand for plug-in hybrids in this price bracket. I'm not as sold on that part of Porsche InnoDrive; I tested a similar system in an Audi A5 and found that it had trouble distinguishing between the many speed limit signs posted on US roadways. (more...)
Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Upgraded by BTIG Research to Chipotle Mexican Grill (CMG) Upgraded by BTIG Research to "Buy"
- May 02, 2018

The 52-week high of the stock is now $499.00 while its 52-weeks low stands at $247.51. CMG is downtrending and has moved 22.17% since April 29, 2017. Timucuan Asset Management Inc. (NYSE:CMG) for 8,516 shares. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 84.47% of the company's stock. Stockbridge Partners Llc who had been investing in Visa Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $286.36B market cap company. (more...)
Microsoft releases preview of Office 2019 for businesses Microsoft releases preview of Office 2019 for businesses
- May 02, 2018

I suggest you use the offline installer to update as it is less error-prone and reduces the connections your device makes to Microsoft to install the new NET version. Preview of Office 2019 for commercial customers on Windows 10 is now live. Focus Assist is essentially a "do not disturb" mode that lets you turn off all notifications from social media or instant-messaging apps and just concentrate on what's in front of you. (more...)
Little leaguer ramps up the drama with slow-motion run home Little leaguer ramps up the drama with slow-motion run home
- May 02, 2018

KABC-TV reports , 3-year-old Lennox Salcedo was participating in a Walnut Pony Baseball League game on Saturday, and as he was heading to home plate, he slowed things down. In a short video taken by team mom Leah Nuñez, Lennox's dad is seen trying to get him to run faster. The video has since been watched more than five million times. (more...)
New York Knicks: Interviews finish as team prepares HC decision New York Knicks: Interviews finish as team prepares HC decision
- May 02, 2018

Brown, 48, won the NBA Coach of the Year in 2009 with the Cleveland Cavaliers , and has a 347-216 record in eight seasons - six with the Cavs, two with the Lakers - as a head coach. "In conjunction with the city of New York and the historical significance of the New York Knicks , this will be an attractive job for a lot of coaches and [there] will be a lot of interest in this job". (more...)
Facebook is Finally Gonna Redesign Messenger Facebook is Finally Gonna Redesign Messenger
- May 02, 2018

Once a business interacts with a person on Messenger, the business can prompt the user to open the Facebook camera, which will be pre-populated with brand-specific filters and AR effects. Messenger is trying to attract businesses in other ways, such as automated chat "bots" that can reply to customer inquiries. "Messenger is gaining momentum at scale as we continue to invest in new platform features", David Marcus, VP of Facebook Messenger , said on stage. (more...)
Instagram rolls out new AR effects, Stories features and Explore redesign Instagram rolls out new AR effects, Stories features and Explore redesign
- May 02, 2018

With the new video-chat feature, Intagram users must tap the new camera icon at the top of a direct-messaging thread. While now archive posts (images and videos) for Instagram Stories are available in the form of a list with date tags, Instagram is reportedly looking to change the UI, just a bit, to help users arrange the archive better. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Sales In Korea Have Apparently Hit Record Lows Samsung Galaxy S9 Sales In Korea Have Apparently Hit Record Lows
- May 01, 2018

A research undertaken by Counterpoint Research and reported by Softpedia states that the flagship iPhone X sold the most in February 2018, with a total market share of around 5 per cent. for example, Google Pixel 2 XL. This is the sole supplier of iPhone CPUs, but also supplies chips for many other devices. With the improved modern features, One Plus 6 price would cost $725 and is expected to get released on May 16 in London and available for sale through Amazon from May 21, according to the ... (more...)
Airtel Launched Rs. 219 Recharge Pack to take on Jio Airtel Launched Rs. 219 Recharge Pack to take on Jio
- May 01, 2018

No other Indian telecom operator is now offering 3GB data per day with a plan which is valid for 84 days and in contrast, Reliance Jio is offering its subscribers a Rs 448 prepaid plan that comes with 2GB of 4G data per day and a validity of 84 days, while the Rs 498 plan of Reliance Jio comes with 2GB of daily data for 91 days. (more...)
'FIFA 18' Adds Free World Cup DLC Next Month 'FIFA 18' Adds Free World Cup DLC Next Month
- May 01, 2018

EA Sports released a brand new game ahead of the Brazil-hosted tournament, with gamers having to go out and purchase it. There were also free packs, which obviously went down a treat. The official 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia graphic and broadcast package provides a genuine football experience thanks to the Frostbite engine on the PS4, Xbox One and PC versions, which delivers cinematic scenes that continue the FIFA World Cup experience long after the final whistle. (more...)
Oppo partners with Amazon to sell its exclusive smartphone in India Oppo partners with Amazon to sell its exclusive smartphone in India
- May 01, 2018

The Realme 1 will be sold exclusively on Amazon and is likely to be priced between the Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000 price bracket. The online partnership may also be inspired by the fact that both Vivo and Oppo has lost a number of partnerships with retail chains, and seen a huge surge in the sale of smartphones online. (more...)
OnePlus 6 may cost you Rs 4000 more than OnePlus 5T OnePlus 6 may cost you Rs 4000 more than OnePlus 5T
- May 01, 2018

The publication claims that it has received information from a reliable and verified source. It is uncertain what RAM options OnePlus packs with the two storage options, but like its predecessors, the 64GB variant is expected to be paired with a 6GB RAM and the 128GB variant is said to be coupled with 8GB RAM. (more...)
Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Upgraded at BidaskClub Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- May 01, 2018

About 4.26 million shares traded. Since April 30, 2017 TSLA has risen 3.32% and is uptrending. Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, February 7th. UBS boosted their price objective on shares of Tesla to $365.00 and gave the company a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, February 8th. The stock of The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, January 24 by Stifel Nicolaus. (more...)
Facebook introduces 'Sleep Mode' on Messenger Kids Facebook introduces 'Sleep Mode' on Messenger Kids
- May 01, 2018

Facebook's Messenger Kids will be getting sleep mode feature to allow parents more control over the amount of time that a child spends using the app. You can set different times for weekdays versus weekends. Before the said sleep mode feature launched, Messenger Kids' features include parents having full control of their children's contact list. (more...)
Atari VCS Retro Console Preorders Open May 30th Priced At $199 Atari VCS Retro Console Preorders Open May 30th Priced At $199
- May 01, 2018

There isn't a lot of information floating around as to what you'll be able to do with the VCS when you get it in your hands. You won't pre-order this in the same way you've pre-ordered other consoles, though, as the pre-order campaign for the VCS will be run exclusively through Indiegogo. (more...)
Apple could ditch '3D Touch' in 6.1-inch LCD iPhone this year Apple could ditch '3D Touch' in 6.1-inch LCD iPhone this year
- May 01, 2018

Mark Moskowitz , an analyst with Barclays , wrote in an investor note Monday that the iPhone X's "price point was too high and likely alienated many users". The parts cost $115 more than the iPhone 8's, according to a November analysis. But the massive capital return program could be overshadowed by concerns about Apple's most important product: the iPhone. (more...)
Is iPhone X really a flop? We'll know for sure tomorrow Is iPhone X really a flop? We'll know for sure tomorrow
- May 01, 2018

The investment bank has also lowered its quarterly and yearly revenue guidance for Cirrus Logic by up to 5%, Apple's main supplier of audio-related components inside of the adapter. Both IBS and Nomura are also predicting " weak " performance reports from Apple in China this quarter. In a research note reported by Cult of Mac , Kuo stated that Apple's supply chain had informed him that the lower-priced 6.1-inch iPhone expected this fall would debut a Cover Glass Sensor (CGS) ... (more...)
New study offers front-row seat to a galactic pile-up New study offers front-row seat to a galactic pile-up
- May 01, 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. Both theoretical and computer models predict that it ought to have taken considerably longer to allow them to evolve into these massive objects. "How this assembly of galaxies got so big so fast is a bit of a mystery, it wasn't built up gradually over billions of ... (more...)
Stardew Valley Multiplayer Now Available on Steam Stardew Valley Multiplayer Now Available on Steam
- May 01, 2018

Developer Eric Barone, who goes by the handle ConcernedApe, took to Stardew Valley's Steam forums to announce the public beta and how players on Steam can access it. Each player lives in their own cabin on the host farm, and all of you can work together to achieve various goals, all of which will be very familiar to existing Stardew players. (more...)
Nvidia Corp.'s (NVDA) "Purchase" Rating Set at Canaccord Genuity
- May 01, 2018

The institutional investor held 18,595 shares of the technology company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $951,000, up from 11,560 at the end of the previous reported quarter. SunTrust maintained NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) on Tuesday, March 27 with "Buy" rating. Citigroup maintained the shares of WWW in report on Thursday, February 22 with "Neutral" rating. (more...)
2018 iPhones may not come with free headphone dongle 2018 iPhones may not come with free headphone dongle
- April 30, 2018

The firm tries to talk to Apple suppliers in Asia to decern changes that could be coming to Apple's products. The adapter enables users to plug a pair of wired headphones into the iPhone models that don't feature a built-in 3.5mm jack. While we were happy to receive the adapter included with recent generations of phones, it appears as if Apple is trying to force people to hop on the Bluetooth bandwagon or shell out for the privilege to use their existing equipment. (more...)
£20m study to investigate collapse risk of major Antarctic glacier £20m study to investigate collapse risk of major Antarctic glacier
- April 30, 2018

The International Thwaites Glacier Collaboration is bringing together 100 scientists and researchers from around the world to understand the accelerated melting of the Thwaites Glacier. The joint UK-US research programme, worth £20 million in all, launched yesterday and is one of the most detailed and extensive examinations of a massive Antarctic glacier ever undertaken. (more...)
USA treasury chief: 'Cautiously optimistic' on China trade talks USA treasury chief: 'Cautiously optimistic' on China trade talks
- April 30, 2018

The tariffs Trump has imposed don't hurt foreign producers anywhere near as much as they hurt American consumers. This morning in metals news, the deadline for Section 232 tariffs exemptions for certain countries falls tonight at midnight, AK Steel's stock is up and the LME copper price tracked up Monday. (more...)
PUBG Hackers Arrested for Using 'Malicious Code' and Developing Cheats PUBG Hackers Arrested for Using 'Malicious Code' and Developing Cheats
- April 30, 2018

I had also experienced such incident, once we regularly played CSGo in order to have fun, to play as a team, but we began to face hackers or cheater in competitive matchmaking to which I personally felt bad and therefore its now history. Now the suspects have been fined approximately 30mil RNB ($5.1mil USD). Authorities are also now investigating a number of other suspects involved in the case. (more...)