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Automakers unite to create an electric vehicle charging network across Europe Automakers unite to create an electric vehicle charging network across Europe
- November 06, 2017

Known as Ionity , the partnership will see the installation of 400 fast charge points and a universal charging plug and could help facilitate mass-market EV uptake. The venture has drawn interest from energy specialists like ChargePoint and global conglomerates such as Siemens. The chargers have a capacity of 350 kilowatts (kW) per station, more than double Tesla's current "second generation" chargers, which max out at 145 kW. (more...)
OnePlus 5T will set for NY launch OnePlus 5T will set for NY launch
- November 06, 2017

The OnePlus 5T was supposed to be announced at a later period of this month but a leaked image clearly shows the huge similarity between it and Oppo R11S which was released earlier this week. This test confirms previous rumors according to which the new OnePlus 5T will come with an improvement over the OnePlus 5 - and that is the screen size from 5.5 inch and an aspect ratio of 16:9 to 6.01 inch and an aspect ratio of 18:9. (more...)
Sledgehammer Games Comments On Call of Duty WWII Server Issues Sledgehammer Games Comments On Call of Duty WWII Server Issues
- November 06, 2017

Predictably, a lot of people have jumped in on Call of Duty WW2 since its launch last week. In response, we pushed a change enabling higher capacity load balancers, resulting in improved live connectivity. In a new blog post , Sledgehammer says that it's temporarily making the headquarters a solo space while it kicks its servers about for a bit. As Sledgehammer Games, the company hasn't created anything outside of the Call of Duty portfolio, but with the success of the franchise that ... (more...)
Alleged Samsung Galaxy Note 9 codename surfaces online Alleged Samsung Galaxy Note 9 codename surfaces online
- November 06, 2017

Experts note that the portrait mode in both smartphones works well, but not perfect. While Apple has reached this stature by launching new iPhones at a premium price year after year, Samsung has amore diverse portfolio of Android phones ranging anything from US $150 to US $950. (more...)
Apple's iPhone X comes with a few disclaimers on its OLED screen Apple's iPhone X comes with a few disclaimers on its OLED screen
- November 06, 2017

By pre-empting potential complaints, Apple is most likely trying to avoid facing a similar debacle. It has engineered the super retinal display to beat everyone else by reducing the effects of burn-in. In the list of recommendations included continuous updating of the software, the application of aftertaste, auto-lock display, and sensible tuning of applications that use the resources of mobile devices, including the impact on the display. (more...)
Google Pixel 2 XL's charging measured at 10.5W Google Pixel 2 XL's charging measured at 10.5W
- November 05, 2017

Google's website simply mentions, "With Pixel 2 , you'll get up to 7 hours of battery life from just a 15-minute charge". For the greater good, yes, but that doesn't mean much users have to wait a whole two and half hours to get a full charge, especially considering that's an hour more than the average flagship takes to charge. (more...)
Like Humans, Bees Can Be Right Or Left Handed Like Humans, Bees Can Be Right Or Left Handed
- November 05, 2017

Half the remaining 45 per cent preferred the left gap and half preferred the right gap. Among these insects is dominated by lefties, and they are the most hardworking. The researchers confirmed the existence of individual biases by measuring the flight times of biased bees, noting a bee took longer to make a decision if its intrinsic bias was toward the side with the narrower opening. (more...)
Fmr Lowered Astrazeneca Plc (AZN) Holding; NV5 Holdings (NVEE) Has 1.63 Sentiment
- November 05, 2017

About 2.92 million shares traded. (The) set a GBX 3,800 ($50.15) target price on AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) in a research note published on Thursday. BMO Capital Markets maintained AstraZeneca plc (ADR) (NYSE:AZN) on Thursday, September 14 with "Buy" rating . The firm has "Buy" rating by Bryan Garnier & Cie given on Friday, September 18. (more...)
Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LBTYK) Short Interest Up 13.5% in October
- November 05, 2017

New Sr Invt Group Inc now has $671.16M valuation. Liberty Global plc - Class A Ordinary Shares has a 1-year low of $28.17 and a 1-year high of $37.69. Bridgeway Capital Management Inc, a Texas-based fund reported 9,900 shares. Following the sale, the director now directly owns 14,795 shares in the company, valued at approximately $485,423.95. (more...)
Razer has unveil their gaming-focused smartphone called the Razer Phone Razer has unveil their gaming-focused smartphone called the Razer Phone
- November 05, 2017

This phone comes packing some incredible specs. Backing the device is a 4000mAh battery . Razer Phone was launched back in past week, with most extreme hardware specifications a smartphone can have. The phone will come with Android 7.1.1 out-of-the-box which will be upgradable to Android Oreo in the first quarter of 2018. As long as the phone has those side bumpers, Razer packed in some sick speakers. (more...)
Selena Gomez Video Calls Marshmello in 'Wolves' Vertical Video Selena Gomez Video Calls Marshmello in 'Wolves' Vertical Video
- November 05, 2017

With "Wolves", Selena Gomez has officially changed the music video game. She's flirtatious throughout as she video calls Marshmello . We've been waiting for a music video; yet, Selena Gomez and Marshmello has surprised us with something new and different. (more...)
Miami releases intense hype video for showdown vs. Virginia Tech Miami releases intense hype video for showdown vs. Virginia Tech
- November 05, 2017

The Hurricanes don't have a single win against a team now in the top 25 of the playoff rankings, but their undefeated record has earned them consideration as a potential title contender as we enter the month of November. " Limit explosive plays: Virginia's defense has been victimized by some long plays the past three weeks, something the Cavaliers can't allow Saturday". (more...)
A Mumbai man's love story with his iPhone X A Mumbai man's love story with his iPhone X
- November 04, 2017

Yes, you read right. Well, he was not shouting and telling people about it but he rode on a horse and came to take his pre-booked iPhone X with a band and a procession. And ever since it was unveiled, it has created a huge buzz. The route, although an unconventional one, was Pallival's attempt at standing out from the crowd as well as a sign of his excitement of finally owning the iPhone X, an iPhone that starts at Rs 89,000 and goes all the way up to Rs 102,000. (more...)
NVidia Teases A New TITAN X Graphics Card NVidia Teases A New TITAN X Graphics Card
- November 04, 2017

TITAN Xp isn't that old and is the "full-fat" Pascal GPU, so what the hell is this new card? Unfortunately, details regarding the specifications of the Titan X Collector's Edition were not mentioned - bummer. There also appears to be an LED strip in the heatsink section. Interestingly, it looks like the lighting could be customizable, as in one frame of the video there's a second glowing red graphics card opposite of the Titan X Collector's Edition. (more...)
Citizens Financial Group Inc RI Decreases Holdings in Automatic Data Processing (ADP)
- November 04, 2017

In related news, VP Brock Albinson sold 3,663 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, September 1st. The stock of Automatic Data Processing (NASDAQ: ADP ) earned "Sell" rating by Topeka Capital Markets on Thursday, October 29. (more...)
Pemex makes Mexico's biggest onshore oil find in 15 years: president Pemex makes Mexico's biggest onshore oil find in 15 years: president
- November 04, 2017

He was flanked by his energy minister, Pemex' chief executive and a range of other government and union officials. Mexico's President said that that oil will be produced at a low cost because of the convenient location of the oil field. Located in the eastern state of Veracruz, the new oil and gas field is in the region of Cosamaloapan. The energy reform championed by Pena Nieto was created to reverse a decade-long crude production slump by attracting billions of dollars in investment via ... (more...)
IPhone X buyers are having some issues while activating the phone IPhone X buyers are having some issues while activating the phone
- November 04, 2017

The day has come to the iPhone X users who have ordered devices. The general consensus is that so many people attempting to activate the iPhone X at the same time caused carrier servers to overload. "Continuous "could not activate iPhone" message", tweeted another user. It seems the telecom brand confirmed that its servers were being slammed and gave him an automated activation phone number. (more...)
Logitech's clever new keyboard can be used in virtual reality Logitech's clever new keyboard can be used in virtual reality
- November 04, 2017

The company's solution is to use one of its Logitech G gaming keyboards , with a Vive Tracker attached to the top-left of the keyboard using a cradle accessory, along with the Logitech Bridge developers kit (SDK). Because users are seeing a VR keyboard, developers are free to make it look however they'd like for their app - it can be whatever color or design, assuming the general layout is retained. (more...)
The most popular Emoji on iOS is The most popular Emoji on iOS is "smile with tears of laughter"
- November 04, 2017

In second place is the red heart, third is loudly crying face, then the heart eyes face, face giving a kiss, face with rolling eyes, the skull, the smiling face with smiley eyes, the tired face and then last the thinking face. But the company said getting that information while maintaining privacy is a bit tricky but key. The source of this data was an analysis on user behavior by Apple. (more...)
Institutional Investor's Anti-Yum Brands Inc (NYSE:YUM) Sentiment In Q2 2017 Institutional Investor's Anti-Yum Brands Inc (NYSE:YUM) Sentiment In Q2 2017
- November 04, 2017

Brands's analysts are positive. The rating was upgraded by Argus Research to "Buy" on Tuesday, May 16. They issued a "buy" rating and a $88.00 price target for the company. According to Zacks, " Yum China Holdings, Inc.is a licensee of Yum !" 86 funds opened positions while 181 raised stakes. 240.48 million shares or 2.87% less from 247.59 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Holdings Lifted by Shine Investment Advisory Services Inc
- November 04, 2017

It has underperformed by 27.37% the S&P500. Ropes Wealth Advisors LLC increased its position in Amazon.com by 7.0% in the first quarter. The company has market cap of $191.33 million. Vetr lowered Amazon.com from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $1,132.46 target price on the stock.in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. (more...)
Apollo Global Management Rockets Higher
- November 04, 2017

As per Friday, January 8, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The firm has " Buy " rating given on Thursday, November 5 by Baader Wertpapierhandelsbank. The Business's segments include private equity, credit and real estate. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.29 in 2017 Q2. Finally, APO generated $173M of after tax distributable earnings ($0.42unit) and declared a $0.39 distribution in the quarter. (more...)
A Nintendo Direct All About 'Xenoblade Chronicles 2' Is Coming Next Week
- November 04, 2017

In Xenoblade Chronicles 2, very big floating landmasses called Titans exist throughout the world, hosting humanity's last civilizations. Nintendo and Monolith Software recently published a lot more assets of their upcoming open-world JRPG Xenoblade Chronicles 2 . (more...)
Scientists: the Ozone hole over Antarctica has shrunk, 1988 Scientists: the Ozone hole over Antarctica has shrunk, 1988
- November 03, 2017

This year on September 11, NASA measured the maximum extent of the hole at 7.6 million square miles (19.6 million square kilometers), 2.5 times the size of the United States. The ozone shield in Earth's stratosphere helps absorb the sun's unsafe ultraviolet radiation, which causes problems such as skin cancer. The treaty, known as the Montreal Protocol, has also helped save millions of lives, in addition to reducing the size of the hole. (more...)
Facebook now lets you make two-option polls with GIFs and photos Facebook now lets you make two-option polls with GIFs and photos
- November 03, 2017

In early October, it added a polling feature to Instagram Stories . With all those buzzwords, it's truly a wonder that Facebook hadn't yet pilfered , I mean borrowed, the idea from poll-crazy rival Twitter. Now the social network is officially launching Facebook Polls with the added options of using photos or GIFs as answers. There's no limit to how long your question can be, but your responses are limited to 25 characters. (more...)
Blizzard is now letting you play 'StarCraft 2' without even buying it
- November 03, 2017

The two later expansions - Heart of the Swarm and Legacy of the Void - and the Nova Covert Ops downloadable content will still come at a cost. Wings of Liberty - the first campaign for StarCraft 2 will be free for all from November 14. (more...)
Sector Highlights: CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX)
- November 03, 2017

This repurchase authorization allows the transportation company to repurchase up to 1% of its stock through open market purchases. About 3.19 million shares traded. Washington Trust Bank now owns 3,644 shares of the company's stock valued at $111,000 after buying an additional 259 shares in the last quarter. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, June 5 by Benchmark. (more...)
Some Google Pixel 2 XL phones shipping with no operating system
- November 03, 2017

Ever since the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL shipped last month, they have been making headlines for all the wrong reasons - screen burn-in, muted colors, odd clicking noises and, most recently, phones arriving without operating systems . The problem related to the smartphone's display was just resolved with a statement from Google that it would provide an OTA update to keep a check on it. (more...)
What Are Analysts Report About NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- November 03, 2017

About 6.52M shares traded. The correct version of this news story can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/02/thompson-davis-co-inc-grows-position-in-nvidia-corporation-nvda.html. The stock decreased 0.61% or $1.26 during the last trading session, reaching $205.94. Sold All: 73 Reduced: 262 Increased: 273 New Position: 131. These funds have shifted positions in (NVDA). (more...)
Angels, Justin Upton Agree to Five-Year Contract
- November 03, 2017

Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register suggested last month that the Angels could renegotiate Upton's contract, "perhaps adding an extra year or increasing the salary, to encourage him to stay". The Angels went into the offseason with two plans, one governing what they would do if Upton exercised his opt-out clause and one if he returned. (more...)