Science


Apple hiring more diverse workers but women
- November 10, 2017

As with all of Apple's data, diversity is measured over the period between June 2016 and June 2017. "Our future generation of leaders includes an even greater percentage of women", the company says. "I focus on everyone", Smith said at a summit in Bogota when asked about whether she would focus on black women at Apple. These efforts aside, white and Asian men still make up the majority of Apple's workforce. (more...)
Overwatch free-to-play this weekend on PC, console Overwatch free-to-play this weekend on PC, console
- November 10, 2017

The game costs $39.99 Dollars for the standard edition, with the game of the year edition priced at $59 for the PC, Xbox and PS4. Players will have the ability to progress in the games and earn loot boxes. Both the recently announced hero and map are now on the Public Test Region (PTR) and are yet to receive a release date. Overwatch's Competitive Play will be off limits for free users, as well as the new hero Moira , available on the PTR, and the newly announced map Blazzard World. (more...)
NASA's 1st Space Launch System Mission Could Be Delayed Until 2020 NASA's 1st Space Launch System Mission Could Be Delayed Until 2020
- November 10, 2017

Acting NASA administrator Robert Lightfoot thinks the agency can hit an earlier launch date. All three of NASA's exploration systems have experienced delays and cost overruns that were exacerbated this year by technical issues and weather, including facilities in Texas, Florida and Louisiana that were damaged by recent hurricanes and a tornado. (more...)
Northern Lights: How to see them in Scotland and England tonight Northern Lights: How to see them in Scotland and England tonight
- November 10, 2017

The curious phenomenon was caused by a strong solar wind which is set to continue into tonight, bringing the Aurora Borealis to Canada and parts of Alaska. Due to the dense light pollution, people in London might find it hard to see dazzling natural lights unless they watch them from Hampstead Heath or other high dark spots. (more...)
Psychologists: Christmas music bad for your health? Psychologists: Christmas music bad for your health?
- November 10, 2017

Listening to the cheerful, jolly music will not help you relax, a British psychologist said. It seems that retailers have gotten the hint from years past and have chose to hold off on the Christmas explosion, as well as get back to what the holidays really stand for - spending time with loved ones. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.08 Per Share
- November 10, 2017

The stock traded on unusually reduced volume of 7.36 Million comparing to the average volume of 13432.26 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. 17 analysts on average projected earnings of $0.28 per share for the current quarter. The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -1.78%, and has a solid year to date ( YTD ) performance of 0.69% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its ... (more...)
Meet the 2018 Ram 1500 Hydro Blue Sport Meet the 2018 Ram 1500 Hydro Blue Sport
- November 10, 2017

This is the third sport edition Ram 1500 launched. The special edition also features black-framed projector headlamps and LED tail lights. Ram believes the truck will be instantly recognizable, especially on 20-inch (4×4) or 22-inch (4×2) wheels. (more...)
Ascent: Infinite Realm is an new MMORPG from Bluehole
- November 10, 2017

Infinite Realm is on its way, promising a mix between steampunk vehicular combat and high fantasy RPG action. Ascent: Infinite Realm will be published by Kakao Games, which previously released the MMORPG Black Desert Online in North America. (more...)
"Electronic Arts to buy maker of 'Titanfall" videogame series
- November 10, 2017

Though West eventually left the studio , Zampella has remained a lead figure for the Titanfall games, which have been published by EA. The announcement also included the first hint of a brand new Titanfall game , which Respawn is working on alongside their already announced Star Wars title. (more...)
Sean Parker Wonders What Facebook Is 'Doing to Our Children's Brains' Sean Parker Wonders What Facebook Is 'Doing to Our Children's Brains'
- November 09, 2017

Speaking at an Axios event on Wednesday, Parker said he has evolved into "something of a conscientious objector" when it comes to social media , though he does still use his Twitter and Facebook accounts. "God only knows what it's doing to our children's brains", he continued, pointing to a recent surge in anxiety "amongst high school kids and younger". (more...)
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) Position Reduced by Seizert Capital Partners LLC
- November 09, 2017

Ahl Partners Llp acquired 17,017 shares as Ansys Inc (ANSS)'s stock rose 21.87%. The Veritas Asset Management Llp holds 5.29M shares with $981.22M value, up from 4.89 million last quarter. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, July 19 with "Buy". In related news, insider Thomas E. Roos sold 975 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 19th. (more...)
Chance The Rapper Slams Aldermen For Planning $95M Police Training Academy
- November 09, 2017

Chance continued to rant against the project, adding, "It doesn't make sense". I'm very confused. But like I said, you guys have a lot of power, and that's the reason why I showed up at 8 a.m., because I feel like it's.maybe if you guys just hear me say it. (more...)
Now you can actually have 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' Now you can actually have 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'
- November 09, 2017

The redesigned fourth floor also houses Tiffany's new Home & Accessories collection, as well as a baby boutique, a fragrance laboratory and more . That's right, you now CAN have Breakfast at Tiffany's - just head to the fourth floor. Lunch, which includes a starter and a main course like the Fifty-Seventh Street Flatbread or the Fifth Avenue Salad, costs $39. High tea, featuring a variety of hot tea options and a spread of finger sandwiches, is $49. (more...)
Zen Mobiles Launches 'Admire Unity' Budget Smartphone
- November 09, 2017

The new 4G Volte enabled device gets its power from a 1.3GHz heavy-duty quad-core processor. It comes with a price tag of Rs. 5,099 and offers entry-level specifications. The device comes in four colors including Black, Blue, and Rose Gold. The camera also spots panorama feature and comes pre-loaded with GIF Application which allows users to shoot the complete landscape and makes your pictures come alive. (more...)
Microsoft brings Windows Defender ATP to macOS, iOS & Android via its partners Microsoft brings Windows Defender ATP to macOS, iOS & Android via its partners
- November 09, 2017

The integration with Bitdefender is now available in public preview (learn more here) and the other services will come online soon. Finally, security incidents involving macOS, Linux, iOS, and Android devices will begin to show up on the Windows Defender ATP console upon successful integration. (more...)
The Value of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) Overpriced by -2.9%?
- November 09, 2017

Intel Corporation (INTC ) has risen 19.47% since November 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Nippon Life Insur Com reported 105,749 shares. Wellington Mngmt Grp Incorporated Ltd Liability Partnership owns 0% invested in Ubiquiti Networks Inc (NASDAQ:UBNT) for 20,426 shares. Moreover, Founders Management Limited Liability Com has 4.49% invested in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) for 262,093 shares. (more...)
Hulu Becomes The First Major Streaming Service For Nintendo Switch Hulu Becomes The First Major Streaming Service For Nintendo Switch
- November 09, 2017

Hulu confirmed today that it's the first major US streaming entertainment service to launch an app for Nintendo Switch. In case you're not a Hulu subscriber and don't follow the ins and outs of the service's offerings, you should know that Hulu is now positioning themselves as the primary beneficiary of Netflix's recent content losses. (more...)
Fire Emblem Warriors Gets More Lewd with Next Update Fire Emblem Warriors Gets More Lewd with Next Update
- November 09, 2017

This map will add more battle stages along with an original scenario that has Rowan and Lianna fight against the other heroes. These aren't the only outfits they're getting, though. And finally, it seems like the Japanese and Asian versions will be also able to download English voices as free DLC, just like how the American and European versions got free Japanese voiceover DLC on launch day. (more...)
Match Group, Inc. (MTCH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by CIBC Match Group, Inc. (MTCH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by CIBC
- November 09, 2017

In comparison, previous year the company earned revenue of $316 million and had a net profit of $56.41 million. (NASDAQ: MTCH ), 7 rate it "Buy", 5 "Outperform", 5 "Underperform", 0 "Sell", while 0 "Hold". Insider ownership during the latest quarter decreased by a net of 654057 shares, indicating that MTCH's key executives are feeling more bearish about the stock than they did three months ago. (more...)
Tata Motors' Q2 consolidated net profit jumps 195% Tata Motors' Q2 consolidated net profit jumps 195%
- November 09, 2017

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), which has been driving Tata Motors' profits for several years, expects sales in the UK and United States to soften because of competition but is confident of growth in China, JLR CEO Ralf Speth told reporters in Mumbai. (more...)
Running Out Of Momentum? - Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) Running Out Of Momentum? - Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI)
- November 09, 2017

The company has market cap of $46.09 billion. Hermes Limited invested in 0.02% or 20,300 shares. About 43 shares traded. QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) has risen 9.31% since November 9, 2016 and is uptrending. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) have been seen trading -3.70% away from the 50- day high. (NYSE:ANF). Credit Suisse Ag holds 76,996 shares or 0% of its portfolio. 15,400 are held by South Dakota Inv Council. (more...)
Sony launches new PlayStation App for Android and iOS
- November 09, 2017

This new update makes browsing the store, redeeming codes, accessing events, checking trophies, and viewing PS Plus content ten times easier and more streamlined. The new app is available for download in the App Store and Google Play , but if you already have it installed, you can now update to the new version. (more...)
McMaster students win $50000 prize for cancer-detecting device McMaster students win $50000 prize for cancer-detecting device
- November 09, 2017

With 37 people diagnosed with melanoma every day in the United Kingdom, and an estimated 2,500 lives lost to the skin cancer in the United Kingdom every year , a cheap, non-invasive diagnosis tool has the scope to make a real difference in how the disease is discovered and dealt with. (more...)
IPhone X Is More Lucrative To Apple Than Previously Estimated IPhone X Is More Lucrative To Apple Than Previously Estimated
- November 09, 2017

Apple's iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were responsible for 5.4 million and 6.3 million units, respectively, according to Canalys, showing that the larger iPhone 8 Plus was the preferred model. Worldwide smartphone shipments reached 375.9 million, up 5.9% year on year as per the Canalys Q3 2017 report. Apple's iPhone shipments for the final calendar quarter of 2017 should look vastly different thanks to the November 3 release of the iPhone X . (more...)
Facebook wants nude photos from Australian users - for a good reason
- November 09, 2017

The trial is being run alongside Australia's e-Safety Commission, and asks any users anxious about ex-partners posting intimate photos to provide the images to the social network so they can be marked and prevented from appearing online in future. (more...)
Google will soon display wait times for restaurants in search and Maps Google will soon display wait times for restaurants in search and Maps
- November 09, 2017

Google gathers this information from aggregated and anonymized data from users who allow Google to track their location using Google apps on their phones or other devices. Talking about the restaurants, Google will show a pop-up box that will appear whenever you click on a time frame in the chart in the Popular Times section. (more...)
One lakh Indians have signed up for Nasa's next mission to Mars
- November 09, 2017

The chips will be attached to the hull of the landing vehicle that will land on the red planet. As per a report in the Times of India , while the USA and China had the largest number of people who submitted their names for the mission, India with 1,38,899 submissions came third. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Not To Accompany Wireless Charging; May Settle With Dash Charging OnePlus 5T Not To Accompany Wireless Charging; May Settle With Dash Charging
- November 09, 2017

OnePlus 5T , which will be released on November 16 is all set to accompany dash charge. Wireless charging is certainly exciting, and I look forward to the day when I can get 24 hours of power from keeping my phone on a charging pad for about one hour. (more...)
Planet Fitness Muscles Up On Strong Q3 After Weight Watchers Pops Planet Fitness Muscles Up On Strong Q3 After Weight Watchers Pops
- November 09, 2017

Can raised its stake in Planet Fitness by 126.5% during the 2nd quarter. The shares were sold at an average price of $26.75, for a total transaction of $535,000.00. BidaskClub raised shares of Planet Fitness from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. BW has risen 8.06% in the 1-month period. (more...)
Analysts Opinions on: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) Analysts Opinions on: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)
- November 09, 2017

The Kayne Anderson Rudnick Investment Management Llc holds 171,031 shares with $24.72M value, up from 121,137 last quarter. Its revenue totaled $2.97 billion up 6.79% from the previous quarter. Hanson McClain Inc. now owns 881 shares of the computer hardware maker's stock worth $127,000 after acquiring an additional 99 shares in the last quarter. (more...)