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Russia Used Twitter Bots to Influence the Brexit Vote Too Russia Used Twitter Bots to Influence the Brexit Vote Too
- November 15, 2017

A network of Twitter accounts with ties to the Russian government-linked troll army that meddled in US politics posted dozens of pro-Brexit messages on the day of the referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union in June 2016, a CNN analysis has found. (more...)
'Titanic' sailing back into theaters for one week 'Titanic' sailing back into theaters for one week
- November 15, 2017

For the record, the Associated Press reminds us that Titanic grossed more than $2 billion at the box office and won 11 Academy Awards including best picture and best director. The image leaps off the screen as bright and vibrant as life itself. Experiencing " Titanic " in 3D will make sure fans " never let go" of their love for the movie. (more...)
Rainbow Six: Siege is free to play this weekend Rainbow Six: Siege is free to play this weekend
- November 15, 2017

Rainbow Six Siege will also be on sale from November 16-27, 2017, with discounts of up to 50% available, depending on platform. Running from November 16-19, players will have the opportunity to take the game for a spin with all content available (minus the fact you need to purchase additional operators with in-game credits). (more...)
Rotten Tomatoes Will Delay the Reveal of 'Justice League's Tomatometer Score
- November 15, 2017

The move wasn't made with audiences' feelings in mind, though. Rotten Tomatoes can entice viewers to tune in by promising to be the first place a certain property's score is made public. With no Rotten Tomatoes score, it was tough to determine whether the trickle of poor early reviews is a fluke or a consensus. The late review embargo lift doesn't bode well for Justice League , which has been mired in behind-the-scenes changes and overhauls after extensive reshoots overseen by Joss ... (more...)
Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Flex Ltd. (FLEX) Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Western Digital Corporation (WDC), Flex Ltd. (FLEX)
- November 15, 2017

About 3.47 million shares traded. It is down 125.85% since November 15, 2016 and is uptrending. Royal Bank Of Scotland Group Plc increased Valero Energy Corp New (VLO) stake by 13.3% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Nine equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, ten equity analysts rating the company a buy, eleven equity analysts rating the company a hold, one equity analyst rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year ... (more...)
Autodesk, Inc. (ADSK) Analysts See $-0.33 EPS
- November 15, 2017

About 856,195 shares traded. It has underperformed by 3.75% the S&P500. Disciplined Growth Investors Inc decreased its stake in Autodesk Inc Com ( ADSK ) by 6.17% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Finally, BlackRock Inc. raised its stake in shares of Autodesk by 4.8% during the second quarter. (NASDAQ:ADSK), 15 have Buy rating , 2 Sell and 6 Hold. (more...)
Published the first teaser production SUV Subaru Ascent Published the first teaser production SUV Subaru Ascent
- November 15, 2017

However, spy shots of prototypes plus a thinly veiled concept unveiled during April's 2017 New York International Auto Show hint at what's to come. The plant is where the automaker produces its Legacy, Outback and latest Impreza. Subaru CEO Yasuyuki Yoshinaga is expecting USA sales to benefit next year after Subaru enters the large crossover segment with the new crossover. (more...)
Is The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) a Long Term Growth Play? Is The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) a Long Term Growth Play?
- November 15, 2017

The stock declined 0.34% or $0.32 reaching $93.44 per share. It dived, as 24 investors sold SCSS shares while 69 reduced holdings. It increased, as 58 investors sold CSX shares while 339 reduced holdings. Therefore 53% are positive. The Walt Disney Company is an entertainment company. The stock has " Buy " rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, November 10. (more...)
ESOcast 137 Light: Temperate Planet Orbiting Quiet Red Dwarf (4K UHD) ESOcast 137 Light: Temperate Planet Orbiting Quiet Red Dwarf (4K UHD)
- November 15, 2017

The properties of this newly discovered planet - called Ross 128 b - make it a target in the search for life elsewhere in the cosmos. According to the ESO, red dwarf stars are some of the "coolest, faintest and most common" stars in the Universe, which make them the best targets for astronomers to search for when hunting potential alien worlds. (more...)
Renault Duster 2018 revealed with exciting new design, revamped interiors Renault Duster 2018 revealed with exciting new design, revamped interiors
- November 15, 2017

The new-generation Duster is India-bound and should make its India debut at the Auto Expo 2018 . Now, the one that was shown had the Dacia badge, but Renault has finally come out with the one wearing the company's badge. It's still a compact unit, something the current Duster owners weren't too pleased about, but the new setup certainly looks better. The 2018 Renault Duster will reportedly come with a choice of two petrol engines and a diesel engine. (more...)
Google doodles on Cornelia Sorabji's 151st birth anniversary Google doodles on Cornelia Sorabji's 151st birth anniversary
- November 15, 2017

Born on November 15, 1866 in Nashik, Sorabji was a pioneer who helped open up higher education as well as the legal profession to women. However, despite her successes, Sorabji would not be recognised as a barrister, unless the law that barred women from practising was changed in 1923. (more...)
IDC: Xiaomi ties Samsung as leading smartphone vendor in India IDC: Xiaomi ties Samsung as leading smartphone vendor in India
- November 15, 2017

Micromax , which was in third position in July-September previous year, has slipped out of top five positions. The popular Redmi Note 4 continues to be the highest selling smartphone in the country. "On the back of fresh infusion of funds and focus on India market, the eTailers are expected to remain aggressive in 2018 as well", says Jaipal Singh, Senior Analyst, IDC India. (more...)
HTC has unveiled a standalone VR-helmet Vive Focus HTC has unveiled a standalone VR-helmet Vive Focus
- November 15, 2017

Even though the Taiwanese firm has officially introduced the Vive Focus VR headset, it has not disclosed its specifications. The platform also features an open interface enabling interoperability among numerous mobile VR headsets and accessories, Pao added. (more...)
$-0.12 EPS Expected for Seadrill Ltd (SDRL)
- November 15, 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ) has declined 8.48% since November 13, 2016 and is downtrending. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE: SDRL)'s short interest is 20.61 million shares, or 5.88% of the float. Its EPS was $-1.17 while outstanding shares of the company were 474.74M. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.73 in Q2 2017. ATR remains at 0.36 while Beta component of the stock stands at 1.05. (more...)
10-year-old boy unlocks mom's Apple iPhone X using Face ID 10-year-old boy unlocks mom's Apple iPhone X using Face ID
- November 15, 2017

The family posted a video of the facial-recognition test they conducted yesterday on YouTube . So if you have enough resemblance with your Family member that has the phone, there is 99% chance that you might hit one. One of the advanced features which the technology giant Apple banked upon and promoted heavily about iPhone X was the way it has been created to be unlock using one's facial features which Apple has termed it the Face ID. (more...)
Miami up to #2 in latest AP football poll Miami up to #2 in latest AP football poll
- November 15, 2017

The Hurricanes wrapped up the Coastal Division title about an hour before kickoff when Virginia's loss to Louisville went final, giving Miami a berth against Clemson in the ACC title matchup on December 2 at Charlotte. Travis Homer ran for 146 yards, Deejay Dallas had a pair of touchdown runs and No. 7 Miami dominated No. 3 Notre Dame 41-8 to extend the nation's longest winning streak to 14 games . (more...)
Cards Against Humanity Announces New Holiday Promotion Cards Against Humanity Announces New Holiday Promotion
- November 15, 2017

The object of the card game is for players to outsmart each other by pairing a card with a word or phrase that forms a humorous or naughty sentence. "He is so afraid that he wants to build a $20 billion wall that everyone knows will accomplish nothing", they say on the website. Cards Against Humanity, the "party game for bad people" based in Chicago, has purchased a plot of land on the Mexican border and retained an eminent domain law firm to block the construction of President ... (more...)
Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (SQBG) Lowered to Neutral at Roth Capital
- November 15, 2017

During the same quarter last year, the firm posted $0.12 EPS. research analysts anticipate that Sequential Brands Group will post 0.5 EPS for the current year. For the week, the stock is performing 27.98%. The most recent shifts in number of shares owned by institutions came on June 30, 2017 when Blackrock Inc. (more...)
StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty is free starting from today StarCraft 2: Wings of Liberty is free starting from today
- November 15, 2017

The free-to-play option includes the complete Wings of Liberty single-player story campaign (which, incidentally, earned a 9.5 rating from GameSpot when it debuted in 2010). While Wings of Liberty is now free for everyone, players can still purchase all of StarCraft II's subsequent campaigns-Heart of the Swarm, Legacy of the Void , and Nova Covert Ops-for $15 each. (more...)
Tesla Now Facing Another Racial Discrimination Lawsuit Tesla Now Facing Another Racial Discrimination Lawsuit
- November 15, 2017

In the suit, former assembly worker Marcus Vaughn, who said he was sacked from the electric auto maker for " not having a positive attitude ", claims supervisors and co-workers called him the n-word, but his written report to human resources about it drew no investigation. (more...)
Galaxy S9 - Nuovi render mostrano lo scanner d'impronte digitali Galaxy S9 - Nuovi render mostrano lo scanner d'impronte digitali
- November 14, 2017

Questo, secondo il leaker Ice Universe porterebbe anche ad un'anticipata disponibilità del device: ne conseguirebbe che vi sarebbe meno tempo anche per la ricerca che, non riuscendo ad allestirlo per tempo, rinuncerebbe al sensore biometrico sotto il display , a favore del classico posizionamento sul retro (come confermato anche dalla testata locale "The Korea Herald"). (more...)
Total War spin-off Thrones of Britannia announced
- November 14, 2017

What are the playable factions? The press release also included a FAQ document with more information on Thrones of Britannia . While all the factions are yet to be revealed so far CA confirm that Viking settlers, Anglo-Saxons and "certain Gaelic clans" will be among them. (more...)
Detection Of Strongest Gravitational Waves From Supermassive Black Holes Within A Decade Detection Of Strongest Gravitational Waves From Supermassive Black Holes Within A Decade
- November 14, 2017

The recent observation of gravitational waves by the LIGO and Virgo experiments represents one of the most important astronomical breakthroughs of the last few decades. The regularity and strength of those signals has earned them the nickname "cosmic lighthouses", and programs are now using huge arrays of known pulsars to search for gravitational waves . (more...)
Bill Murray and His Brother Hosting a Minor League Baseball Show Bill Murray and His Brother Hosting a Minor League Baseball Show
- November 14, 2017

Some celebrity shows are just about that celebrity and their hobby, but Murray had baseball fans in mind with this. Jones apologized Monday "for using poor language" and said his 93-year-old mother, who lives in Australia, phoned him after the game and said, "Please don't swear". (more...)
IOS 11.2 beta 3 Changes, Features & Improvements
- November 14, 2017

When iOS 11 .2 comes out of beta, users should have a better idea of how to use the Control Center's Bluetooth and Wi-Fi settings to get the results they want. One issue? The changes included buttons that appeared to be convenient wi-fi and Bluetooth switches, but in reality simply disconnected phones from nearby devices and networks instead of turning the chips off. (more...)
Leonid meteor shower: Where, how and when to watch it Leonid meteor shower: Where, how and when to watch it
- November 14, 2017

The spectacular meteor shower will be a real celestial treat as Leonid meteorites hit earth this weekend. Asteroid watchers can see around 20 asteroids in a span of an hour in any part of the sky during the night, even though the best time to view them is during the early morning. (more...)
Nintendo's Mario Brothers To Be Turned Into a Movie
- November 14, 2017

The Wall Street Journal reports that Illumination - the studio that made the Despicable Me movies and spin-off Minions - has been in talks with Nintendo for more than a year. This is the vide game company's first big move forward in a long time, and the implications are extremely significant. This isn't the only dark secret that Cappy might be hiding, however, with early fan-theories surrounding Super Mario Odyssey 's new "capture" ability suggested that Mario might be possessed by ... (more...)
Insider Trading Alert: Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)
- November 14, 2017

The company saw 0.55 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Commscope Holding Company Inc (NASDAQ:COMM) has risen 25.42% since November 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Finally, BidaskClub downgraded shares of Microsoft Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a report on Saturday, August 5th. 26,165 shares valued at $1.81 million were sold by COURTOIS JEAN PHILIPPE on Thursday, May 25. (more...)
Mahindra launches updated Scorpio at Rs 9.97 lakh Mahindra launches updated Scorpio at Rs 9.97 lakh
- November 14, 2017

The most significant improvement comes in the form of a more powerful engine. Visually, the design of the 2017 Mahindra Scorpio largely remains unchanged, but, the SUV does come with a bunch of styling updates, mainly to the front and rear section. (more...)
Governments in 30 countries pay 'keyboard armies' to spread propaganda, report says Governments in 30 countries pay 'keyboard armies' to spread propaganda, report says
- November 14, 2017

Overall 32 of the 65 countries in the report have seen their internet freedom deteriorate over the previous year, most notably in Ukraine, Egypt and Turkey. While most governments targeted local public opinion, the report says Russia's campaign to influence the November 2016 USA presidential election was a prime example of efforts that had a cross-border impact. (more...)