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Hot Stock in the Spotlight - Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)
- September 14, 2017

Microsoft Corp now has $579.29 billion valuation. The stock rose 0.26% or $0.19 reaching $74.87 per share. About 3.20 million shares traded. Wix.Com Ltd (NASDAQ:WIX) has risen 188.42% since September 12, 2016 and is uptrending. 155 funds opened positions while 739 raised stakes. Rock Point Advisors Limited Liability Corporation invested 0.29% of its portfolio in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ). (more...)
The price to fix your iPhone screens just went up a bit The price to fix your iPhone screens just went up a bit
- September 14, 2017

If you're thinking of taking out AppleCare+ insurance to protect your new device, you're going to have to dig a little deeper. Screen fix pricing for the iPhone X hasn't been listed yet, but if the device's AppleCare+ premium is any indication, we could easily be looking at $200, $250, or even more to fix the iPhone X's massive OLED display. (more...)
Raiders' Marshawn Lynch to star in reality show Raiders' Marshawn Lynch to star in reality show
- September 14, 2017

No Script will follow Lynch as he partakes in a number of leisure activities. The social media juggernaut is reportedly paying Lynch millions to star in a new reality TV series called " No Script ". Facebook Inc ( NASDAQ:FB ) is going into Beast Mode. "We think we have a big hit on our hands", Rory Brown , president of Bleacher Report , told Reuters . (more...)
Facebook's Bonfire Group Video Chat App Is Now Being Tested In Denmark Facebook's Bonfire Group Video Chat App Is Now Being Tested In Denmark
- September 14, 2017

Perhaps people aren't hosting group video chats within Messenger and, for whatever reason, may be more comfortable doing so in a different app and maybe one not so closely associated with Facebook. "We have nothing further to share at this time", said the Messenger spokesperson in an emailed statement. Screenshots of Bonfire from the Danish Apple App Store . (more...)
The Cassini spacecraft's deadly dive into Saturn The Cassini spacecraft's deadly dive into Saturn
- September 13, 2017

In April earlier this year, Cassini was placed on an impact course called The Grand Finale. This unprocessed image of Titan was captured by NASA's Cassini spacecraft during its "goodbye kiss" flyby of the hazy, planet-sized moon on September 11, 2017. (more...)
Frontier Communications Corpora (NASDAQ:FTR) Sees Price Increase - Up by 4.917%
- September 13, 2017

Finally, Cowen and Company reiterated a "market perform" rating on shares of Frontier Communications Corporation in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Its down 0.27, from 1.24 in 2016Q3. Want to see what other hedge funds are holding FTR? Retirement Systems of Alabama lifted its position in shares of Frontier Communications Corporation by 164.6% during the 1st quarter. (more...)
Major milestone for Lydia Ko ahead of Evian Championship Major milestone for Lydia Ko ahead of Evian Championship
- September 13, 2017

I need to make a low score. "It's a lot about timing but I don't see any of the other majors going anywhere anytime soon". "That made more confidence, and then keep going for my goal". Michelle Wie is recovering from having her appendix removed, Inbee Park has a bad back and Stacy Lewis had already chose to skip the year's final major. (more...)
Huawei Watch 2 smartwatch launched in India, price starts at Rs 20999 Huawei Watch 2 smartwatch launched in India, price starts at Rs 20999
- September 13, 2017

Under the hood, the Huawei Watch 2 is powered by a Snapdragon Wear 2100 processor from Qualcomm. While Sports (Bluetooth), Classic (Bluetooth) variants would require your smartphone to connect to a network, the Sports (4G) version can make calls or send messages by directly connecting to the network which effectively means you can leave your phone at home and still stay connected. (more...)
Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Receives Outperform Rating from Macquarie Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) Receives Outperform Rating from Macquarie
- September 13, 2017

Invictus RG grew its stake in shares of Electronic Arts by 722.0% during the 1st quarter. The stock rose 0.66% or $0.8 reaching $121.21. About 952,221 shares traded. BlackRock Institutional Trust Company N.A. raised its stake in Electronic Arts by 2.4% in the second quarter. 290.67 million shares or 1.29% less from 294.46 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. (more...)
Hurricane Irma Hits Florida Sunday Morning Hurricane Irma Hits Florida Sunday Morning
- September 13, 2017

Now a Category 3 hurricane with maximum sustained winds near 120 miles per hour, Irma is expected to get stronger as it moves over the warm water of the Florida Straits. There were no immediate reports of casualties. The hurricane struck Miami with huge force, causing widespread flooding across the city. As early as Saturday evening, trees had fallen down and streets had flooded in Key West, where there have been tornado warnings, Key West Police Chief Donald Lee told MSNBC . (more...)
Ahead of iPhone launch, Qualcomm boasts of 'Android firsts'
- September 13, 2017

Originally, the HTC One M7 was listed as having the first dual camera system and it actually was the HTC One M8 that was the first with a dual camera setup. But if you want Gigabit LTE now, Qualcomm suggests getting a Samsung Galaxy S8 . Let's take fast charging or quick charging, a feature that Qualcomm is pretty proud to hype. (more...)
Nanoparticles from tattoos can travel inside the body Nanoparticles from tattoos can travel inside the body
- September 13, 2017

Now, for the first time, scientists have found evidence that both pigments and impurities from the tattoo ink can travel around your body as nanoparticles. What we didn't know is that they do it in a nano form, which implies that they may not have the same behavior as the particles at a micro level. "And that is the problem we don't know how nanoparticles react", said Bernhard Hesse, from ESRF. (more...)
InFocus Snap 4 in Pictures InFocus Snap 4 in Pictures
- September 13, 2017

There is a multitasking fingerprint scanner at the rear of the handset which is also used for unlocking it. Connectivity options are- Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, 3.5mm audio-jack, 4G VoLTE, USB, and Global Positioning System. In terms of storage, the smartphone has 64GB of inbuilt storage that can also be expanded further via microSD card. The company unveiled the InFocus Turbo 5 Plus and Snap 4 at an event in New Delhi today. (more...)
Apple quietly released an update that changes iTunes once for all Apple quietly released an update that changes iTunes once for all
- September 13, 2017

This new change effectively means that users can now download apps or ringtones only from their iOS devices . Now in beta, the new iOS update comes packed with new features aimed at streamlining and speeding up iPhones and iPads, including support for enhanced augmented reality apps . (more...)
Crawford Lake Capital Management LLC Takes Position in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Crawford Lake Capital Management LLC Takes Position in NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- September 13, 2017

The company has market cap of $21.44 billion. Evanston Investments Dba Evanston Advsrs owns 2,768 shares for 0.09% of their portfolio. The relative volume of the stock is 0.7. Gates Capital Management Inc. owns 3.98 million shares or 4.66% of their USA portfolio. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, March 1 by Numis Securities. (more...)
WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton Steps Down WhatsApp Co-Founder Brian Acton Steps Down
- September 13, 2017

Acton's exit comes as WhatsApp lays the groundwork to make. Acton had co-founded WhatsApp with Jan Koum in 2009 and agreed to sell it to Facebook in 2014 for approximately $19 billion United States dollars in cash and stock. Brian will leave the company in November as reported by media outlets. Twitter too denied him a job and he went on to co-found WhatsApp , a free cross-platform instant messaging service for smartphones. (more...)
Suzuki Swift Sport debuts at Frankfurt show with 1.4T Suzuki Swift Sport debuts at Frankfurt show with 1.4T
- September 13, 2017

Under the bonnet is a K14C 1.4 litre Boosterjet engine (from the Vitara ) that serves up 138 hp at 5,500 rpm and 230 Nm of torque from 2,500 to 3,500 rpm. It also rides on unique 17-inch alloy wheels. Inside, the 2018 Swift Sport features semi-bucket seats with "high-quality textures", red accent panels with matching gauges, a flat-bottomed steering wheel with piano black accents and red stitching, sports alloy pedals, and chrome finished shift knob. (more...)
United Kingdom's Brexit Bill passes first Parliamentary test
- September 13, 2017

Arch-Brexiteer Peter Bone said: "I would be very surprised if this bill finishes up in exactly he same format at the end... it seems to me the government will be well advised to accept the reasonable amendments that improve the situation". (more...)
Vaccini Veneto, Luca Zaia sospende il decreto moratoria 2019 Vaccini Veneto, Luca Zaia sospende il decreto moratoria 2019
- September 13, 2017

Pertanto - ha concluso il presidente del Veneto - "alla comunicazione fatta da Mantoan sulla sospensione confermo che chiediamo che venga inoltrato il quesito direttamente al Consiglio di Stato ". A più voci era stato chiesto al governatore Luca Zaia di "ripensarci" e così è stato. Dal Pd del Veneto si parla di "retromarcia inevitabile, nell'interesse soprattutto di migliaia di bambini la cui salute sarebbe stata messa a rischio. (more...)
Xafecopy Malware Steals Money from Android Mobile : How to Safeguard Your Mobile ? Xafecopy Malware Steals Money from Android Mobile : How to Safeguard Your Mobile ?
- September 13, 2017

The Trojan, however, secretly loads malicious code onto the device. Xafecopy has been found, using Java script file names, which was previously used by disreputable Ztorg Trojan triggering a possibility of code sharing between cyber criminal gangs. (more...)
Ubisoft Announces The Division Free Weekend On PC, Thursday To Sunday Ubisoft Announces The Division Free Weekend On PC, Thursday To Sunday
- September 13, 2017

The Division's official website offers up the details. Those PC gamers who decide to take a free tour through The Division's post-disaster New York City will be able to do so starting on September 14, 2017 at 7:00 PM CEST, with the trial closing out on September 17, 2017 at 10:00 PM CEST. (more...)
Bruno Mars to Perform at Apollo Theater for First Primetime TV Special Bruno Mars to Perform at Apollo Theater for First Primetime TV Special
- September 13, 2017

And on Tuesday, we learned that he did it all in the name of a TV special, coming to us on November 29. "To be producing his first television special is a true honor". The previous year has been a massive success for the singer, songwriter and producer. Mars shares executive producer credits with Ben Winston for the special, which also features Mars' band, the Hooligans, in various sequences created for the show. (more...)
Apple's new watch will tell you if you're having heart problems Apple's new watch will tell you if you're having heart problems
- September 13, 2017

This is particularly helpful for those with an irregular heart beat or who may not know they have one. Arrhythmia, as an irregular heart beat is known, is common in older people and can be a sign of heart disease or even a heart attack, as well as a cause of strokes, according to the American Heart Association . (more...)
"Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of DANA" PC Release Hit with a Delay
- September 12, 2017

According to the team, the game was delayed due to continued efforts in improving its gameplay quality. "We sincerely apologize to our fans who have been looking forward to this release", reads the post. At the moment, NIS America doesn't have a new launch date for Ys VIII on PC. Thank you for your time, support, and patience with this matter. Lacrimosa of Dana is the latest entry in Adol's ongoing adventures and is slated to release on the PS4, PS Vita, and PC. (more...)
Apple iPhone X launch 2017 at Steve Jobs Theater: Apple Special Event Apple iPhone X launch 2017 at Steve Jobs Theater: Apple Special Event
- September 12, 2017

The event will be streamed live on Apple's website - available here - however, there is more you need to know. The undoubted highlight this time around would be the new iPhone line-up, but that wouldn't be all. Can you view the Apple live stream on your device? PC with Microsoft Edge on Windows 10. We don't know if the Home button , or the OLED screen , will make an appearance on the iPhone 8 . (more...)
Apple to unveil latest iPhones on Tuesday
- September 12, 2017

This processing system is exactly the same as the ones found in Apple's newest versions of the iPad Pro, which allow Apple devices to handle even 4K UHD streams very smoothly. PT. That said, the bigger question now is when will the iPhone X supply issue end? Well, we'll find out in a couple of hours. Fox News confirmed the Apple Watch Series 3 was seen briefly inside the Verizon app, marking the latest of a series of leaks surrounding Apple products. (more...)
Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) Lifted to "Hold" at Needham & Company LLC
- September 12, 2017

Finally, Bruderman Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in shares of Stryker Corporation in the 2nd quarter worth about $150,000. Lobo Kevin sold $1.30M worth of stock. Cullen Frost Bankers has invested 0.1% in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK). Professional Advisory reported 10,964 shares. Connable Office holds 31,115 shares or 0.86% of its portfolio. (more...)
Xbox Creates Custom Console for DJ Duo The Chainsmokers Xbox Creates Custom Console for DJ Duo The Chainsmokers
- September 12, 2017

Microsoft worked in conjunction with TheChainsmokers, an American DJ group led by Andrew Taggart and Alex Pall. And as such, it reflects the lights and atmosphere produced when you listen to said genre. This particular console was made as part of a larger effort on Microsoft's part to create unique Xbox One units tailored around certain brands and celebrities. (more...)
Star Wars: Battlefront Season Pass Now Free On Consoles Star Wars: Battlefront Season Pass Now Free On Consoles
- September 12, 2017

The Skirmish mode returns in the beta, and it'll be called Arcade. He accurately leaked that the first showing of " Star Wars: Battlefront 2 " will be done during this year's Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Gamers who have pre-ordered " Star Wars: Battlefront 2 " will get to experience the beta on October 4. Star Wars Battlefront 2 releases on November 17, 2017, for PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. (more...)
Apple Watch 3 official with LTE support, dual-core chip Apple Watch 3 official with LTE support, dual-core chip
- September 12, 2017

Watches will be available on September 22. Apple today announced the third-generation upgrade to its smartwatch with the launch of the Apple Watch Series 3 . Release on September 22. If you've watched Apple events in the past couple of years then you've heard this notion before. If the Apple Watch Series 3 features do include 4G capability then Apple will be following the trend of the industry. (more...)