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Xiaomi sells 1 million devices in just 48 hours in India
- September 24, 2017

Yesterday, Xiaomi India announced via Twitter that it has sold 1 million phones on both platforms in just 48 hours! Isn't it awesome. Yeah you heard it correct, 1 million devices in 2 days. On e-commerce site, Flipkart, the Redmi Note 4 was their highest-selling smartphone during the festival while on Amazon, the entry-level Redmi 4 and Redmi 4A were their best seller. (more...)
Foldable Samsung Galaxy X Smartphone Launch Could Be Imminent Foldable Samsung Galaxy X Smartphone Launch Could Be Imminent
- September 24, 2017

T-Mobile started rolling out a new update for all Galaxy Note 8 units on its network earlier this month, some owners of Samsung's latest Android phablet have reported, with a number of them claiming that the patch launched as early as September 14, i.e. (more...)
New Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailers Show Tien, Yamcha And Android 21 New Dragon Ball FighterZ Trailers Show Tien, Yamcha And Android 21
- September 24, 2017

The fighting in Dragon Ball FighterZ is just as fun as it looks. Bandai Namco , during Tokyo Game Show 2017, showed off new footage of Dragon Ball FighterZ . What's unique and special about her character is that she will be known as a genius in the game. One of the things that players will love about him is his ability to get help from his confidant Chiaotzu, who has the power to seal an enemy's attack or movement using telekinesis. (more...)
Asus Zenfone 5: la nuova serie uscirà a Marzo 2018?
- September 24, 2017

La batteria è da ben 3300 mAh con ricarica rapida. Come detto sono presenti due fotocamere anteriori che posteriori , quest'ultima adotta un sensore per immagini Sony IMX362 da 1/2,55 pollici, pixel di ampiezza 1,4 µm e obiettivo con apertura f/1 .7, e lavora in combinazione con la tecnologia SuperPixel, che lascia passare verso il sensore una quantità di luce otto volte superiore. (more...)
NASA honors woman who inspired movie 'Hidden Figures' NASA honors woman who inspired movie 'Hidden Figures'
- September 24, 2017

Johnson, whose life was one of the inspirations for Hidden Figures , worked as a "human computer" at Langley in the 1960s, calculating the trajectories for the first United States space flights, including John Glenn's orbital mission and the Apollo 11 lunar landing. (more...)
AGF Investments Inc. Increases Stake in Edwards Lifesciences Corporation
- September 24, 2017

Wedgewood Partners Inc sold 275,724 shares as Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW)'s stock rose 25.80%. Edwards Lifesciences Corp now has $23.13B valuation. The stock of Integra Lifesciences Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:IART) has "Buy" rating given on Friday, October 28 by Lake Street. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a "buy" rating on shares of Edwards Lifesciences Corporation in a research report on Tuesday, May 30th. (more...)
Jordan Matthews responds to criticism of Bills' wide receivers Jordan Matthews responds to criticism of Bills' wide receivers
- September 24, 2017

Denver's defense finished No. 4 in total defense and scoring defense in 2016, and so far this year, they're allowing only 19 points per game and ranked in the top five versus the rush. "They're good, they're stout and they're aggressive". There are two factors that could keep the Bills in this game: Their defense is allowing 0.95 points per opponent drive, fourth in the National Football League, and they have a positive turnover margin (plus-1). (more...)
IPhone X production has still not begun IPhone X production has still not begun
- September 24, 2017

As for the face recognition and button-less home screen, you'll have to come back on November 3. The brand new Apple iPhone 8 has reached the hands of folks at iFixit and they have some interesting insight as they are dissecting the device . (more...)
Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Shares Recommendation Reiterated by Cowen and Company Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Shares Recommendation Reiterated by Cowen and Company
- September 23, 2017

The stock's last price was higher from the average trading price of 50 days recorded at $0.82 while enlarging the period to 200 trading days, the average price was $2.51. Hot Stocks Point (HSP) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument, unless that information is subsequently confirmed on your own . (more...)
Crowds form overnight queues for iPhone 8 launch Crowds form overnight queues for iPhone 8 launch
- September 23, 2017

A line of roughly 50 people quickly formed, but it didn't snake around as many blocks as it has in the past. But the usual excitement is expected to be muted this year, with many customers choosing to wait until November to upgrade to the more expensive iPhone X. (more...)
New dicovery: An Octopus City off the Coast of Australia New dicovery: An Octopus City off the Coast of Australia
- September 23, 2017

A total of 13 occupied and 10 unoccupied octopus dens - holes excavated into sand or shell piles - were found at the site. Octopuses are generally considered as lonely creatures that are smart, quick and have the remarkable potential to solve problems. (more...)
Nokia 8 6GB model set for release in October Nokia 8 6GB model set for release in October
- September 23, 2017

In addition, the latest info from the Winfuture consolidate the fact that the launch of 6GB Nokia 8 is imminent. As the top end variant of the Nokia 8 will be packed with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage space, we can expect it to be priced higher than the standard variant. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 Have Reported Issues With 4G LTE Capabilities Apple Watch Series 3 Have Reported Issues With 4G LTE Capabilities
- September 23, 2017

You can buy through Citibank, and Credit card customers are eligible for Rs.10,000 cashback on purchase of the new iPhone on the first day of the sale. Hitting this guidance would reinforce the strength of Apple's recent return to growth after reporting a year-over-year decline in full-year fiscal 2016 revenue. (more...)
Tesla to discontinue cheapest Model S coming Sunday Tesla to discontinue cheapest Model S coming Sunday
- September 23, 2017

Once production ceases after Sunday, September 24 the cheapest Model S will start at $74,500. Those people may also be excited to know, then, that Tesla has now updated its dedicated Tesla Motors app to include support for the Model 3. Tesla's app offers a wealth of features for owners of its cars, including the ability to lock or unlock them, control the ventilation system to warm them up or cool them down before driving, and "summon" cars out of a parking space or garage if they include ... (more...)
GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRO) Sees Volatile Trading - Up $0.49
- September 23, 2017

The General Counsel, Secretary now owns $559,223 of the stock according to the SEC filing. Several institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. The company's stock had a trading volume of 4,780,535 shares. It is trading at $10.97 which is impressively higher than the 50 day moving average of $9.69 and which is well above the 200 day moving average of $8.68. (more...)
Kyle Busch grabs New Hampshire pole, his second consecutive of NASCAR Playoffs
- September 23, 2017

Truex will start the No. 78 Furniture Row/Denver Mattress Toyota from the inside of Row 3 after a pole-round lap of 28.384 seconds at 134.188 miles per hour. Defending race victor Kevin Harvick starts sixth, followed by Kurt Busch , rookie Erik Jones , Kasey Kahne and Matt Kenseth completed the top 10. Canada's top stock auto division, features recent young champions like NASCAR Next driver Cayden Lapcevich (2016) and Alex Labbe - who'll clinch the 2017 crown by taking the green flag at ... (more...)
HTC and Google reveal $1.1bn smartphone deal HTC and Google reveal $1.1bn smartphone deal
- September 23, 2017

Rick Osterloh, who runs Google's hardware division, said of the HTC deal: "We're excited to see what we can do together as one team". "We've been focusing on building our core capabilities". Instead, the talent from HTC is going to be used to develop future Google-branded phones and other hardware - a strategy that is closer to Apple's phone business. (more...)
Xbox Approves Remake Of Classic Xbox Approves Remake Of Classic "Duke" Controller for Xbox One
- September 23, 2017

The huge controller was referred to as the "Duke" or "Fatty" and was not at all suitable for small hands. If that news got you excited, you will be glad to know that Microsoft has already approved the controller. However, it is expected to be released sometime later this year and should be available via Hyperkin's website - and possibly other retailers - at that time. (more...)
New Remix 10 mode, Daisy and discount coming to Super Mario Run New Remix 10 mode, Daisy and discount coming to Super Mario Run
- September 23, 2017

The update will drop on September 29th, and starting that day, the $9.99 full game download will go on sale for half off for two weeks - so if you haven't gotten it yet, wait until then. And there's a brand new world to discover. Called World Star, it has nine levels and is unlocked when you finish all the stages of Worlds one through six. (more...)
CBI To Register FIR Into Ryan School Student Pradyuman's Killing CBI To Register FIR Into Ryan School Student Pradyuman's Killing
- September 23, 2017

The CBI will also record the statement of Ryan International group's CEO Ryan Pinto in connection with the case. "A notice was served to them in Mumbai, and they have been asked to appear for interrogation on September 26, along with documents relevant to the probe", said Sandeep Khirwar, Commissioner of Police. (more...)
Toys Toys"R"Us store in Frisco to remain open after company files for bankruptcy"
- September 23, 2017

The massive Chapter 11 filing of Toys "R" Us Inc. late on Monday, Sept. 18, is likely making rank-and-file store workers uneasy, but buried in the company's restructuring documents there's a nugget of good news for some of its 60,000 employees: bigger paychecks. (more...)
Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (DO)
- September 23, 2017

Director, Grebow Edward, purchased 3,000 common shares of Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc (DO) has $1.90B valuation. The overall volume in the last trading session was 4.61 million shares. California Pub Employees Retirement System holds 416,745 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Turning back to this stock, Navios Maritime Holdings Inc approaches the first support point just current price at $1.68. (more...)
Samsung offers one-time screen replacement offer at Rs 990 Samsung offers one-time screen replacement offer at Rs 990
- September 23, 2017

Samsung's users can activate Bixby by pressing the button or just swipe right from the home screen itself to access the Bixby screen. Samsung Galaxy Note 8 will comes with a 6.3 inch Quad HD infinity display with 18:5:9 aspect ratio and is powered by the Snapdragon 835 SoC or Exynos 8895 depending on the region. (more...)
23? NASA says don't count on it 23? NASA says don't count on it
- September 22, 2017

In it, the writer talks about a Tribulation Period where the world will experience seven years of great hardships, including a global war, famine, and plagues. "The name Elohim, which is the name of God for the Jews, was mentioned 33 times [in the Bible]", he said. "It would be easily visible to the naked eye". (more...)
Xbox One S finally launches in Brazil Xbox One S finally launches in Brazil
- September 22, 2017

The Xbox One S is coupled with two exciting games, Gears of War 4 and Battlefield 1. The device comes bundled with a 14-day trial membership of Xbox Live Gold. Additionally, the gaming console is claimed to deliver richer and more vivid colors for a more visually enhanced gaming experience. Brazil isn't the only country Microsoft is bringing the new Xbox One S to this month - in fact, the Redmond-based software maker started taking pre-orders for the console in India this week as well. (more...)
Time To Sell Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)? Argus Research Downgrades Shares Today Time To Sell Orbital ATK (NYSE:OA)? Argus Research Downgrades Shares Today
- September 22, 2017

It doesn't indicate the likely direction of the stock price, just the likelihood that the stock will move. Rovida Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of Orbital ATK by 79.1% in the 2nd quarter. CENTRAL TRUST Co now owns 1,143 shares of the aerospace company's stock worth $112,000 after buying an additional 100 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
IPhone 8 release drew bigger crowd of Apple staff than customers IPhone 8 release drew bigger crowd of Apple staff than customers
- September 22, 2017

Piper Jaffray Companies reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Apple Inc. At the only official store in Shenzhen, for instance, less that a dozen people were queuing outside before the store opened to wait to pick up their new phones, despite the company putting up several rows of queuing railings outside and round the corner, to cope with what was clearly expected to be a potential scrum of buyers. (more...)
Apple TV 4K set-top box is available now Apple TV 4K set-top box is available now
- September 22, 2017

Apple says it is working with 20th Century Fox, Lionsgate and other production houses to bring new content to iTunes. 4K is coming, just as high definition earlier replaced standard definition. YouTube uses the VP9 video format for its 4K videos , which the Apple TV doesn't support. It appears the only guarantee customers have is downloading an HD copy of purchased movies to their devices. (more...)
NASA's asteroid-chasing spacecraft to make flyby of Earth NASA's asteroid-chasing spacecraft to make flyby of Earth
- September 22, 2017

OSIRIS-REx (Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer) was launched atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 411 rocket on September 8, 2016 to study samples from the asteroid Bennu - a type B carbonaceous asteroid with an approximate diameter of about 1,614 feet (492 meters). (more...)
PUBG Developer PUBG Developer "Concerned" About Similarities with Fortnight Battle Royal
- September 22, 2017

You can read the rest of the story on our sister site, MCV . For those who are unfamiliar with the battle royale genre of video games, majority go like this: A bunch of players start on an island with nothing but the clothes on their backs, they have to scavenge for weapons, and try to kill everyone else/avoid dying while the playing area gets smaller and smaller. (more...)