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Stitch Fix just filed for an IPO Stitch Fix just filed for an IPO
- October 20, 2017

According to its S-1 filing with the SEC, it plans to use the ticker SFIX . A year earlier, the company posted net income of $33 million on net revenue of $730 million. and RBC Capital Markets, LLC will act as book-running managers for the offering and Piper Jaffray & Co., Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated and William Blair & Company, L.L.C. (more...)
Uranus Visible to Naked Eye Thursday Night - Friday Morning Uranus Visible to Naked Eye Thursday Night - Friday Morning
- October 19, 2017

But binoculars, rather than a full telescope, should suffice, NASA says. Uranus , discovered in 1781, will be visible this week. The experts say start in the southeast sky within the constellation Pisces, the fish. The Earth, which is right in the middle of this, will have one of its best views at the seventh planet thanks to it. The eighth planet in the solar system doesn't exactly have a particularly speedy orbit around the sun , and its elliptical cycle means that its relative ... (more...)
Nintendo Switch : la MAJ 4.0 disponible dès à présent ! Nintendo Switch : la MAJ 4.0 disponible dès à présent !
- October 19, 2017

Enfin, une option de préachat sera ajoutée progressivement pour certains jeux sur l'eShop de la Switch (d'ailleurs, Nintendo a aussi ajouté récemment une section pour les réductions actuelles). On peut imaginer que la capture vidéo sera disponible dès la sortie du jeu le 27 octobre, bien que cela n'ait pas encore été confirmé . Mise à jour de la chaîne " fil d'actualité ". (more...)
Whatsapp permitirá ver la ubicación de los usuarios en vivo Whatsapp permitirá ver la ubicación de los usuarios en vivo
- October 19, 2017

Esto se irá actualizando conforme avances en el mapa . Verás una opción nueva para compartir tu " Ubicación en tiempo real ". Compartir la ubicación en tiempo real ya había sido habilitado por Telegram y los 1,2 billones de usuarios de WhatsApp ansiaban que estuviera disponible en la aplicación más utilizada de mensajería instantánea en el mundo. (more...)
Brexit moving at lightning speed, David Davis tells European Union leaders Brexit moving at lightning speed, David Davis tells European Union leaders
- October 19, 2017

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, left, and European Council President Donald Tusk participate in a Tripartite Social Summit in Brussels on Wednesday, Oct. She is under pressure to walk out of talks with Brussels bosses if they refuse to talk trade. The Times newspaper meanwhile said Britain was balking at a seven billion euro "rip off" created by inflating the cost of pension liabilities. (more...)
Michelle Williams Reveals She Suffered from Depression While in Destiny's Child Michelle Williams Reveals She Suffered from Depression While in Destiny's Child
- October 19, 2017

Michelle continued: "So I was like, 'Oh, maybe I'm just exhausted'". I just thought I'm turning into a woman. "So I was like, 'Oh, maybe I'm just exhausted, '" Williams recalled. "I didn't have an outlet", she said. You're about to go on tour! The feelings did not go away though, and she revealed that she felt like she was only getting worse, to the point where she was suicidal . (more...)
Ghana knock debutants Niger out of U-17 World Cup Ghana knock debutants Niger out of U-17 World Cup
- October 19, 2017

We created so many chances; erratic shooting and indecision robbed us off so many goals. With seconds left for the first half to end, Farouk Idrissa brought down Eric Ayiah resulting in a penalty. The Black Starlets could have won by a much larger scoreline had it not been for the heroics of Niger's Khaled Lawali between the sticks. "When we have a match of equal footing, it will be unfair to say one person made the difference". (more...)
Google honours astrophysicist Chandrasekhar with doodle on 107th birth anniversary Google honours astrophysicist Chandrasekhar with doodle on 107th birth anniversary
- October 19, 2017

If a star is less than 1.4 times the mass of the Sun, it collapses into something called a white dwarf after death, which is an extremely hot and dense leftover stellar core. A year before moving to America, Chandrasekhar had married Lalitha Doraiswamy, a fellow physicist. He and his wife became the American citizens in 1953. (more...)
Nintendo Switch update adds new features including video capture
- October 19, 2017

The Super Nintendo Classic looks to be a great system and offers 21 of the Super Nintendo's best games including the never-before-released Starfox 2 . You can capture up to 30 seconds of gameplay and share it through Facebook and Twitter. Instead, you'll now be able transfer your saves from one Switch to another by moving your entire profile and everything tied to it. (more...)
When can I see the handsome Orionid meteor shower this weekend? When can I see the handsome Orionid meteor shower this weekend?
- October 19, 2017

This particular meteor shower happens every year as the earth passes through the orbit path of Comet Halley. The enhanced activity during showers occurs because Earth is crossing the dense debris trail of a comet. You can also see pieces of the comet during the Eta Aquarids in May, according to NASA's Bill Cooke . To make it easier for the public to observe both the planet and the meteor shower, the museum said, it will allow exclusive access for the public to its high-power ... (more...)
On the moon's surface found a huge cave On the moon's surface found a huge cave
- October 19, 2017

We might get new types of rock samples, heat flow data and lunar quake observation data". NASA and JAXA scientists have confirmed that there are underground caves on the Moon, left behind by flowing lava. Jay Melosh, a GRAIL co-investigator and distinguished professor of earth, atmospheric and planetary sciences at Purdue University, said: "They knew about the skylight in the Marius Hills, but they didn't have any idea how far that underground cavity might have gone". (more...)
Destiny 2 Pre-Download Now Available on PC via Battle.net Destiny 2 Pre-Download Now Available on PC via Battle.net
- October 19, 2017

When it's done, the game will prompt you to accept Update 1.0.3.5. The addition of " Destiny 2 " to Battle.net is notable because it is the very first non-Blizzard game to be offered through the service. Today's no different: Destiny 2 will be down from 09:00 to 12:00 Pacific time, which equates to 17:00 to 21:00 United Kingdom time. By launching your client, you can start downloading right now and depending on your connection, it might take quite some time: the full package is a ... (more...)
Jio Diwali Dhan Dhana Dhan offer - Prices increased, validity reduced Jio Diwali Dhan Dhana Dhan offer - Prices increased, validity reduced
- October 19, 2017

Under the tariff revision, Jio has also increased the amount of data bundled with the Rs. 149 prepaid pack. "This is on a 28-day billing cycle", an official said. An interesting point to note is that as per the new T&Cs, the FUP policy will cap the bandwidth to 64Kbps instead of the 128Kbps limit enforced previously, post the high-speed allowance. (more...)
EA Axes Yet Another Studio, Shuts Down Dead Space Developer EA Axes Yet Another Studio, Shuts Down Dead Space Developer
- October 19, 2017

In a post on its website , EVP Patrick Söderlund wrote that the design of the studio's Star Wars action-adventure title had to be "pivoted", with Visceral being ramped down and closed in the process. "Steve Anthony will lead this team, and we will use much of the work that has been done to date by Visceral - the assets of [this Star Wars game] that have already been built will be the foundation of this new game ". (more...)
New Overwatch patch buffs Mercy, Lucio
- October 19, 2017

Guardian Angel , Mercy's ability to fly to teammates, is also affected, as the cooldown no longer resets when using Resurrect. After tinkering with the kits and cooldowns for D. Using Resurrect doesn't reset the cooldown on it now, but she can use the jump key to fly past a teammate she's targeting. The patch is available to download now, and while there aren't any unmentioned changes aside from some bugfixes, the full notes can be found here. (more...)
There's Now A PS4 Controller For Tiny Hands There's Now A PS4 Controller For Tiny Hands
- October 19, 2017

The Mini Wired Gamepad won't include all of the features that the typical DualShock 4 controller has, but it'll still include the essentials necessary for your gaming fix. There's also no light bar, headphone jack, speaker, vibration, or motion sensing, making this a pretty limited controller albeit in an adorable form factor. (more...)
Moto Smart Speaker with Amazon Alexa Announced for Moto Mod Devices
- October 19, 2017

It's a full-fledged modular smart speaker add-on that snaps magnetically onto the back of Motorola's flagship - a sort of mini-Echo. Outside of the love-it-or-hate-it camera bump on the back, the phone is quite pretty and packs a hell of a set of specs for the price. (more...)
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Hits 'Oversold' Based on Its RSI
- October 19, 2017

The number of shares now owned by investors are 1.09 bln. Walgreens Boots Alliance makes up 2.2% of Montag & Caldwell LLC's investment portfolio, making the stock its 26th largest holding. If you are accessing this story on another publication, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright and trademark legislation. (more...)
New AlphaGo AI learns without help from humans
- October 18, 2017

It's official; artificial intelligence no longer needs to learn from humans. After three days of training, the system was able to beat AlphaGo Lee, DeepMind's software that defeated top Korean player Lee Sedol previous year, 100 games to zero. (more...)
Gmail on iOS trials third-party email accounts Gmail on iOS trials third-party email accounts
- October 18, 2017

It could actually end up on the Gmail iOS app well before the end of the year. The feature, which has always been a cornerstone of its app on Android, means users with Outlook, Yahoo or other major third party email will be able to access, read and respond to messages via Gmail. (more...)
Adobe introduces new cloud-based Lightroom CC, revamped photography plans Adobe introduces new cloud-based Lightroom CC, revamped photography plans
- October 18, 2017

Adobe has recognized that this radical change to a product many professional users depend on may come as a shock, so they have also updated the previous version of Lightroom and renamed it Lightroom Classic CC. "So we took stock of where you were feeling the most performance anxieties, and dedicated this launch primarily to addressing these issues". "You can now use the adjustment brush, radial, or graduated filters to define a rough mask, then refine the selection via the new Range Masking ... (more...)
Wi-Fi is under attack! Is your device secure? Wi-Fi is under attack! Is your device secure?
- October 18, 2017

The US government's Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) issued a security bulletin saying the flaw can open the door to hackers seeking to eavesdrop on or hijack devices using wireless networks. Woodward said the only way to fix the flaw would be to manually replace or patch every router in people's homes. He said that while the attack was not technically easy, tools would soon spring up allowing criminals to carry out the attack. (more...)
Yuvraj Singh slapped with domestic violence case by sister-in-law Akanksha Yuvraj Singh slapped with domestic violence case by sister-in-law Akanksha
- October 18, 2017

The case was filed against Yuvraj's younger brother Zoravar Singh and mother Shabnam Singh for alleged mental and financial torture. When Yuvraj and Zoravar's mother was pressurising Akanksha to have a child, Yuvraj too had joined in to do the same. (more...)
McLaren to Debut its Most Extreme Car Ever in Early 2018 McLaren to Debut its Most Extreme Car Ever in Early 2018
- October 18, 2017

The styling, meanwhile, will be the "purest expression" of McLaren's "form follows function" design philosophy. According to the company, the model will be the most extreme, track-concentrated road auto McLaren has yet designed. Its mission is to be the most extreme, track-concentrated road auto McLaren has yet designed. Its official 0-62mph time of 2.8 seconds makes it one of the fastest production road cars to be built. (more...)
Apollo Global Management LLC
- October 18, 2017

Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Apollo Global Management from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Therefore 75% are positive. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $29.84 and a 200-day moving average price of $27.87. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Apollo Global Management's (APO) Equal Weight Rating Reaffirmed at Morgan Stanley" was originally reported by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
Stocks To Invest: Liberty Global plc (LBTYA), NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- October 18, 2017

On July 12 the company was upgraded from "Neutral" to "Buy" in a report issued by SunTrust Robinson Humphrey. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 13. Shares for $8.23M were sold by COXE TENCH on Friday, June 9. The value of the investment in (NVDA) increased from $15,034,000 to $33,770,000 a change of 124.6% since the last quarter. (more...)
Insiders Are Selling - Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM) Insiders Are Selling - Salesforce.com Inc (NYSE:CRM)
- October 18, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Tillys Incorporated (NYSE:TLYS) had an increase of 18.21% in short interest. Also, Vice Chairman Keith Block sold 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 12th. Therefore 88% are positive. Ratings analysis reveals 75% of Salesforce.com's analysts are positive. On August 23 Jefferies kept the company rating at "Hold" but lowered the price target to $84.00 from $89.00. (more...)
Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists Lego unveils 'Women of NASA' set with astronauts, scientists
- October 18, 2017

From writing critical Apollo software to planning the Hubble Space Telescope, women have made their mark on NASA and expanded our understanding of the universe. Weinstock's vision included mathematician Katherine Johnson , whose story was depicted in the 2016 movie " Hidden Figures ". However, while this omission is disappointing it comes out of respect for Johnson-Gizmodo spoke to a company representative who said "we need to obtain approval from all key people, which was not possible in ... (more...)
Halo: The Master Chief Collection Xbox One X Patch Confirmed
- October 18, 2017

The Xbox Wire blog provides more information. Xbox One X is coming next month along with a ton of enhanced titles and obviously, Halo 5 is one of them, however, Microsoft has now confirmed that Halo: The Master Chief Collection will also be enhanced for Xbox One X and not only that, game's bugs and issues will also be ironed out. (more...)
Snack attack: alligators like to eat sharks, study reveals
- October 18, 2017

James Nifong, researchers at Kansas State University , said that it is the size of the predators that evaluate the frequency of one predator eating the other. One particular historical incident included in the journal article described how the sharks were attracted to blood from alligators feeding on fish. It helps them to prolong their time to stay in salt water. (more...)