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Latest Firefox browser update comes with huge performance improvements Latest Firefox browser update comes with huge performance improvements
- November 14, 2017

The new version is available now for Linux, Mac and Windows users. In other words, it's a major platform that web developers target - even in a world increasingly dominated by mobile apps. It's simple and sleek, and it gives Firefox users a new feel with its refreshed icons. With the new (fast and fluid Photon) design, Firefox leaps ahead with a new interface that reflects today's reality of High DPI displays and users who are more task focused than they've ever been. (more...)
Black Friday and Cyber Monday Black Friday and Cyber Monday
- November 14, 2017

Everything from the Xbox One X and PS4 to 4K TVs and fitness trackers. The retailer will be offering discounts on a range of products from furniture to tech. But finding out all of best and biggest deals for Cyber Monday isn't as easy as it seems. Black Friday ad not online yet. Many stores should offer either free shipping on all orders or free shipping with a reasonably low minimum order, often between $25 and $50. (more...)
Pokemon GO Adds Alola Outfits to Celebrate Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon
- November 14, 2017

In Pokemon Ultra Sun and Pokemon Ultra Moon , the Legendary Pokemon Necrozma takes on the overwhelmingly powerful form of Dusk Mane Necrozma or of Dawn Wings Necrozma by capturing the Legendary Pokemon Solgaleo or Lunala. The trailer also highlighted one of the most requested inclusions for the new games-Move Tutors. Whether you want to show support for Ultra Sun and Moon , like flaunting your avatar customization, or just miss the summer, you might be tempted to pick these up. (more...)
Xbox One X Sells 80000 In The First Week In The UK Xbox One X Sells 80000 In The First Week In The UK
- November 14, 2017

Additional deals on peripherals, including $20 off on Xbox Wireless Controllers , $15 off on headsets , and $10 on 3-month or 6-month Xbox Live Gold subscriptions , are also available through the store. Get 2 - 4 free games every month, and save up to 50 - 75% on games for Xbox One from Microsoft Store . Current subscribers of Xbox Live Gold can save on the purchase of some digital video games . (more...)
Google's new policy to widen control on 'extremist' videos on YouTube Google's new policy to widen control on 'extremist' videos on YouTube
- November 14, 2017

A USA drone strike in 2011 killed Awlaki, who had ties to multiple hijackers in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, when he was an al Qaeda leader in Yemen. "It's a watershed moment on the question of whether we're going to allow the unchecked proliferation of cyberjihad", said Mark D. Wallace, chief executive of the Counter Extremism Project, a research organization that has previously called for Awlaki's recordings to be removed from the web. (more...)
Android distribution numbers for November show nearly no change for Oreo
- November 14, 2017

Now some of you might be confused as, phones like OnePlus, Samsung and some Android skins will indicate to you which app is draining your battery, but with this new update, it will become a feature included with the Android operating system rather than manufacturer enabled feature. (more...)
SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. (SEAS) Earns "Buy" Rating from SunTrust Banks, Inc
- November 14, 2017

Insiders own 3.40% of the company's stock. American International Group Inc now owns 45,896 shares valued at $596,000. SeaWorld Entertainment Inc had 48 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The brokerage now has a buy rating on the stock. Among 16 analysts covering SeaWorld Entertainment Inc (NYSE:SEAS), 6 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 8 Hold. (more...)
The Best Cyber Monday Deals on Amazon
- November 14, 2017

ET on Thanksgiving. But everybody knows there's only one good reason to snap out of that glorious food hangover Thanksgiving weekend is to scope out the best Cyber Monday deals on Amazon in advance, so when the sales go live, you can be ahead of the curve. (more...)
Regentatlantic Capital LLC Sells 6848 Shares of Target Corporation (TGT)
- November 14, 2017

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. The legal version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/11/13/target-corporation-tgt-stake-raised-by-first-midwest-bank-trust-division.html. (more...)
Mobile launches Revvl Plus Android phone in US Mobile launches Revvl Plus Android phone in US
- November 14, 2017

A special edition black-and-magenta version will be available exclusively online . On the back, you'll see a speaker placed right underneath the T-Mobile branding. In terms of the software, the Revvl Plus runs on Android Nougat with pretty much stock interface. T-Mobile Revvl Plus is an entry-level Android smartphone and will cost $8 down and $8 per month for 24 months on EIP or $0 down and $9 per month with an 18-month JUMP! To remind you, T-Mobile Revvl, which was launched in August ... (more...)
Google Doodle pays tribute to humble punching machine on 131st anniversary Google Doodle pays tribute to humble punching machine on 131st anniversary
- November 14, 2017

The doodle also celebrates the small round pieces of paper that are a byproduct of the punching process, with the Google logo formed from these waste pieces. The speciality of this invention is that its basic design has not changed in over 129 years. To celebrate the 131st anniversary of that filing, Google has created an animated doodle that demonstrates the joy often associated with a successful punch. (more...)
Planet Fitness Inc (PLNT) Sets All Time High; Strong Momentum for Holders
- November 14, 2017

Having the right stocks in the portfolio can help ease the investor's mind no matter what the next few months brings in terms of volatility. An all time high points to a stock which has the most positive fundamentals ever. Planet Fitness had a return on equity of 485.81% and a net margin of 3.65%. Other research analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. (more...)
Edwards Lifesciences Corp (EW) Stake Decreased by American International Group Inc
- November 14, 2017

More notable recent Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: "Edwards Lifesciences (EW) CEO Mike Mussallem on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings ..." on October 25, 2017, also Cnbc.com with their article: "Cramer's lightning round: I'm a buyer of Edwards Lifesciences despite the ..." published on October 31, 2017, Prnewswire.com published: "Edwards SAPIEN 3 Transcatheter Valve Demonstrates Significant Cost Savings ..." on October 31, 2017. (more...)
Dead Cells lands on GOG's Games in Development initiative
- November 14, 2017

The game was already, for me at least, quite hard, but Motion Twin have promised the upcoming, and aptly titled, Brutal Update will dial that difficulty up a little more. The game comes to the platform with its biggest update yet, The Brutal Update (available exclusively on GOG, 24 hours before everyone else gets it), adding new boss, new levels, new enemies, new tier system, and many other improvements and new features. (more...)
Miami finally reaches ACC title game, will face Clemson Miami finally reaches ACC title game, will face Clemson
- November 14, 2017

It's still nearly three weeks away, but the Clemson Tigers opened as 5-point favorites against the Miami Hurricanes in the ACC championship game on Monday. "That was the next goal for us", head coach Dabo Swinney said after the game. Fortunately for frustrated Tiger fans, junior safety Van Smith picked off a pass from Florida State's freshman quarterback James Blackman with just under seven minutes remaining in the game - stopping what could have been a go-ahead drive. (more...)
Over 15000 Scientists Sign 'Warning to Humanity' About Environmental Disaster
- November 14, 2017

Writing in the online global journal BioScience , the scientists said every one of the major threats identified 25 years ago has worsened apart from the hole in the ozone layer, which has been stabilised. By 2030, up to 170 million hectares of forest - equivalent to the combined size of Germany, France, Spain and Portugal - may be lost, experts from WWF have previously warned. (more...)
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Closes at $216.14, Overpriced by -23.9% NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) Closes at $216.14, Overpriced by -23.9%
- November 14, 2017

About 12.85M shares traded. NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) gross margin percentage stands at 59.2% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 26.9 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 23.5 Percent. M Partners maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, November 22 report. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Buy" on Wednesday, July 12. (more...)
WASHINGTON TRUST Co Trims Holdings in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA)
- November 14, 2017

The stock declined 0.23% or $0.42 reaching $185.99 per share. Jennison Associates LLC boosted its position in shares of Alibaba Group Holding Limited by 3.3% in the second quarter. On Thursday, November 2 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy". Robert W. Baird raised the price target on November 3 boosting the projection from $190.00 to $210.00 with a "Outperform" recommendation. (more...)
Google Assistant can now broadcast messages through your Google Home devices Google Assistant can now broadcast messages through your Google Home devices
- November 14, 2017

So when you need to round up the family in the morning, just say "Ok Google, broadcast it's time for school!" and your message will broadcast to all Assistant enabled speakers in your home. Will you be using this feature? Google has begun rolling out an update that will allow you to use your Home devices as an intercom system within your apartment or house (or office, if you hate your co-workers). (more...)
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus DLC Roadmap Detailed by Developers Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus DLC Roadmap Detailed by Developers
- November 13, 2017

Starring three different heroes, Wolfenstein II: The Freedom Chronicles is a multipart DLC that lets players continue to bring the pain to the Nazis in America from the perspective of other characters. The Diaries of Agent Silent Death - January 30: As ex-OSS agent and assassin Jessica Valiant, infiltrate Nazi bunkers in California and discover the secrets of Operation San Andreas! Finally in March 2018 The Amazing Deeds of Captain Wilkins will transport players to Alaska as he searches ... (more...)
Hate the iPhone X's notch? There's an app for that Hate the iPhone X's notch? There's an app for that
- November 13, 2017

The app doesn't actually remove the notch but instead masks it by modifying the wallpaper on the phone to adjust for the notch, Notch Remover's App Store description reads. Notch Remover costs $0.99, so you're going to have to pay a little bit of money to deal with this particular annoyance. After Apple CEO Tim Cook unveiled the 10th-anniversary edition of the iPhone, pronounced iPhone 10, in September, the design has generated controversy after its edge-to-edge display included a ... (more...)
2 reasons Vodacom's earnings dropped in South Africa 2 reasons Vodacom's earnings dropped in South Africa
- November 13, 2017

It had 3.3m Sim card connections on its Internet of things network at the end of September. Group service revenue grew 2% to R34.7bn. Contract Arpu declined by 3.9% to R392 as a result of change in deal structures and due to a higher rollover of unused bundle allocations. (more...)
ESPN Launches 'SportsCenter' Snapchat Show Under Two-Year Deal ESPN Launches 'SportsCenter' Snapchat Show Under Two-Year Deal
- November 13, 2017

And in recent times, SportsCenter has moved more and more away from highlights towards an analyst and interview driven format. It's also gearing up for the launch of ESPN Plus, a direct-to-consumer streaming service slated to launch in the spring of 2018. (more...)
Dream Chaser space plane successfully completes test flight Dream Chaser space plane successfully completes test flight
- November 13, 2017

The engineering test article (ETA) was lifted by a helicopter sky-crane and released from an altitude of over 3,000 meters, Space News reported. Prototype spacecraft Dream Chaser has successfully completed its first glide test flight nearly two years after securing a multi-billion dollar contract from Nasa. (more...)
All you want to know All you want to know
- November 13, 2017

Reliance Jio that has just shaked hands with smartphone company Oppo is going to launch additional data offers for it's users. The offer extends to some of the most popular smartphone models in OPPO's portfolio, and the amount of free data giveaway depends on which model you own. (more...)
Xbox One X Outpaces PS4 Pro Launch Sales in the UK Xbox One X Outpaces PS4 Pro Launch Sales in the UK
- November 13, 2017

GameIndustry.biz - who revealed the latest hardware sales data from GFK Chart-Track - noted today that the Xbox One X sold 80,000 units (up-weighted by 20% from 67,000) during its launch week in the UK. Sales of the Xbox One X in its first week have matched those of the Nintendo Switch and beaten the PS4 Pro, new figures from the United Kingdom have revealed. (more...)
Uber to Sell Stake to Japan's Softbank Uber to Sell Stake to Japan's Softbank
- November 13, 2017

Uber said "We've entered into an agreement with a consortium led by SoftBank and Dragoneer on a potential investment". The agreement struck on Sunday removed the final obstacle to allowing SoftBank to proceed with an offer to buy to stock. The long-awaited deal was made public in October but was delayed by a corporate governance and legal dispute between investor Benchmark Capital and ousted CEO Travis Kalanick. (more...)
Genesco Inc (NYSE:GCO) Institutional Investors Sentiment Unchanged in Q2 2017
- November 12, 2017

It has underperformed by 5.48% the S&P500. Genesco Inc . ( GCO ) formed triangle with $27.07 target or 7.00% above today's $25.30 share price. Zacks Investment Research's EPS averages are a mean average based on a survey of research firms that that provide coverage for Genesco . (more...)
Brooklyn Nets point guard D'Angelo Russell sidelined with knee injury
- November 12, 2017

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Russell was expected to miss 'several games'. Russell is coming off an underwhelming 2016-17 season, though. While the roster is stronger than it was a year ago, Brooklyn is still unlikely to contend for a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Jeremy Lin suffered a serious knee injury in the first game of the season. (more...)
Here is What the Celestial Event Means — Venus Jupiter conjunction Here is What the Celestial Event Means — Venus Jupiter conjunction
- November 12, 2017

As seen previous year, the two planets will appear like a giant, bright ball of glob. The planets, two of the brightest in the solar system, will be an astonishing 0.3 degrees apart in the night's sky. A hill or high viewing point can ensure that your view is unobstructed. However, it needs a clear sky to watch the spectacle so the places witnessing unclear weather will truly miss the event. (more...)