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Final Fantasy 15 update 1.19 is out now for PS4 Final Fantasy 15 update 1.19 is out now for PS4
- December 14, 2017

The whole episode is a race against time to protect Noctis, who can't defend himself. Finally, "Quick Recipeh" allows Ignis to come up with a new recipe and literally start cooking during a fightStaying true to his character, he sets up a mini kitchen and even tastes his creation amidst the explosions and chaos. (more...)
Global wind power output could shift south under climate change Global wind power output could shift south under climate change
- December 14, 2017

While shifts in wind patterns is concerning enough, the study has massive implications for the wind energy industry, which often bases its wind energy resource estimates on today's current climate, rather than taking into account the potential shifts climate change will have on these same resources. (more...)
Nintendo Aims To Release Mobile Games Faster With New Collaborations Nintendo Aims To Release Mobile Games Faster With New Collaborations
- December 14, 2017

According to this report , Nintendo is looking to partner up with more mobile developers in order to raise the pace of its output after 2017 fell somewhat short of expectations. Nintendo executives, insist that their focus is not on squeezing more revenue from the mobile games themselves, but using those games to introduce mobile gamers to Nintendo properties in the hopes of converting them to console or handheld titles. (more...)
Apple Releases iOS 11.2.1 to Fix HomeKit Vulnerability [Download] Apple Releases iOS 11.2.1 to Fix HomeKit Vulnerability [Download]
- December 13, 2017

According to the firm's own security bulletin , the vulnerability was that "a remote attacker may be able to unexpectedly alter application state", and it had to fix a message handling issue for improved input validation. Apple has today rolled out iOS 11.2.1, the eighth official update to iOS 11, and tvOS 11.2.1 with bug fixes, including restoration of remote access to shared users of the Home app. (more...)
Envision Healthcare (EVHC) Now Covered by Analysts at Piper Jaffray Companies
- December 13, 2017

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The First Horizon National Corporation (FHN) Short Interest Update
- December 13, 2017

Virginia Retirement Systems ET AL raised its holdings in shares of First Horizon National by 15.2% in the second quarter. First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) has risen 21.88% since December 11, 2016 and is uptrending. Institutional investors own 89.03% of the company's stock. The analysts, on average, are forecasting a $3.75 price target, but the stock is already up 13.22% from its recent lows. (more...)
Lsv Asset Management Has Boosted Position in Intel Corporation
- December 13, 2017

Intel Corporation ( INTC ) traded up $0.19 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching $43.52. About 1.49M shares traded or 46.82% up from the average. Investors sentiment is 1.03 in Q2 2017. It improved, as 78 investors sold INTC shares while 649 reduced holdings. Several other institutional investors also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. (more...)
Apple invests $390 million in US-made iPhone lasers Apple invests $390 million in US-made iPhone lasers
- December 13, 2017

Apple announced that it's investing $390 million (£292 million) into Finisar , a company that builds special chips for some of its products. In the fourth quarter of 2017, Apple said it would buy 10 times more VCSELs than were previously made worldwide over a similar time period. (more...)
Tidal is reportedly having financial problems Tidal is reportedly having financial problems
- December 13, 2017

Tidal reportedly lost NOK$368 million (around $44 million) before taxes a year ago, according to DN. Comparing this to Spotify, the had $581 million in losses but had around $3 billion in revenue. The reportsuggests that Tidal may only have around six months of working capital left. Apart from the cash position, there has also been suspense about Tidal's subscriber base as in recent months, the company has not given any updates on the subscriber numbers. (more...)
Blue Origin flies its Crew Capsule 2.0 for the first time
- December 13, 2017

Small drogue chutes deployed to stabilize the spacecraft followed by three large chutes that slowed the ship for a gentle 1-mph touchdown near the launch site. The video also provided additional details on the upgrades. Crew Capsule 2.0 wasn't carrying anyone on board for this test ride, but it did have a dummy onboard to provide data about what kind of forces might be exerted on a real passenger during flight. (more...)
Airtel 4G Hotspot now available for Rs 999
- December 13, 2017

The number of connections in urban India declined to 69.75 crore at the end of October 2017 from 70.48 crore in September, however, the rural subscription increased to 50.41 crore from 50.18 crore during the same period. The device is said to provide five to six hours of usage. The mobile subscriber base in the country declined by 48.5 lakh to 117.82 crore in October. (more...)
Nokia Oyj (NOK) Given Daily Media Impact Score of 0.18
- December 13, 2017

If we look at the Volatility of Nokia Corporation (NOK ), Week Volatility is 1.50%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.33%. Finally, HCR Wealth Advisors purchased a new position in shares of Nokia Corporation during the fourth quarter worth approximately $154,000. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Co (NYSE:HPQ) Institutional Investors 2017 Q2 Sentiment
- December 13, 2017

The firm has "Sell" rating by Bank of America given on Wednesday, November 22. Maxim Group reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $15.00 target price on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a research note on Wednesday, November 22nd. HPE's financial leverage ratio is 1.44, which indicates that the company's asset base is primarily funded by equity capital. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 13th will be issued a $0.075 dividend. (more...)
Dba Evanston Advisors Purchases 18431 Shares of Mylan (MYL)
- December 13, 2017

The company shares sank -14.09% from their peak of $19.23 and now has a $15 billion market value of equity. The fund owned 36,744 shares of the company's stock after purchasing an additional 3,432 shares during the period. Investors sentiment increased to 0.7 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.06, from 1.04 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 62 investors sold AAPL shares while 1068 reduced holdings. (more...)
Global Blood Therapeutics Inc. (GBT): Examining the Technicals
- December 13, 2017

A number of other equities analysts have also commented on GBT . Cowen restated an outperform rating and issued a $83.00 price target on shares of Global Blood Therapeutics in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 140,055 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,201,650. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . (more...)
Facebook has Removed News Feed for Tracking your Friend's Activity Facebook has Removed News Feed for Tracking your Friend's Activity
- December 13, 2017

The ticker, a social news feed sometimes called the "creeper", since it allowed you to quietly observe what people were doing on the site, was largely a fixture on the desktop version of Facebook , sitting in the upper right corner of the page. (more...)
Google opens AI centre in China as competition heats up Google opens AI centre in China as competition heats up
- December 13, 2017

Google search left China in 2010, but the company that now refers to itself as AI first, has attempted to make inroads in China this year by evangelizing its popular open-source program TensorFlow among researchers and developers, according to Bloomberg . (more...)
Sensex slides 228 points on inflation worries Sensex slides 228 points on inflation worries
- December 13, 2017

A clutch of factors like industrial production (IIP) and inflation in their sights, slated for release after market hours, weighed on sentiment. "With pre-Budget talks under way, markets are also weighing the likelihood of the government levying taxes on long-term capital gains", said Anand James, chief market strategist, Geojit Financial Services. (more...)
Jio effect: Idea offers Rs Jio effect: Idea offers Rs
- December 13, 2017

Airtel at Rs 509 offers unlimited free calls, free roaming outgoing calls, 100SMSes per day and 84GB 4G data for 84 days. However, a company with IPO plans should earn a minimum Rs 15 crore as average "pre-tax operating profit" in at least three years of the immediate preceding five years and have a net worth of at least Rs 1 crore in each of the preceding three full years, as per SEBI rules. (more...)
Apple buys Shazam, launches App Store preorders Apple buys Shazam, launches App Store preorders
- December 13, 2017

It is possible, though, that you'll get a better deal of the app when you pre-order it, so it's definitely a double edged sword. If a customer chooses to pre-order they won't be charged for the app immediately. After a user has preordered the app, it would automatically be downloaded on the launch date. It also assured the public that it had contacted Apple and was investigating how the fake app made it into the App Store. (more...)
Mercedes Benz X-Class Receives Sleek-Looking Widebody Kit Mercedes Benz X-Class Receives Sleek-Looking Widebody Kit
- December 13, 2017

The extra room is most obvious in the rear that also grows 27mm in shoulder width and offers 56mm more elbow space. The rear seat can also be folded down to 60, 40 or 100 percent and there's also heating for the front and rear seats. Mercedes says that when it comes to the exterior, very little has been changed (although they still won't let us have a look at it from the outside), but the interior is the area that's received more focus. (more...)
Spectacular meteor shower to peak tonight Spectacular meteor shower to peak tonight
- December 13, 2017

The picture above is a "photographic stack" of pictures. "They last a little longer in the sky than some of the typical meteors". The shower is predicted to be at its maximum at around 2 am on 14 December, when the Gemini constellation will be nearly overhead and the number of meteors can reach up to 120 per hour, he said. (more...)
Trump wants to send man back to moon, on to Mars Trump wants to send man back to moon, on to Mars
- December 13, 2017

President Donald Trump has signed a new space policy directing Nasa to send American astronauts to the Moon for the first time since 1972 and eventually to Mars, as he asserted that the U.S. In a release noting highlights of the administration's space policy, the White House said Trump would "create incentives for private industry" to assist in pursuing its goals of exploration and the development of new technology. (more...)
Ancient Dinosaurs Were Covered In Blood Sucking Ticks Ancient Dinosaurs Were Covered In Blood Sucking Ticks
- December 13, 2017

In addition to the evidence that ticks fed on dinosaur blood, the organism found in the fossilized tree resin is a new species, named Deinocroton draculi - "Dracula's bad tick". However, unlike in the Michael Crichton novel and subsequent Hollywood film franchise, this real life discovery has no chance of containing blood that could be extracted in order to clone a dinosaur. (more...)
Shelton Capital Management Holds Position in Microsoft Corp (MSFT)
- December 13, 2017

The stock decreased 1.48% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $8. Based on an average daily volume of 19,348,775 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 2.6 days. Piper Jaffray has "Buy" rating and $9000 target. The company was maintained on Friday, July 14 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Wunderlich with "Hold" on Friday, January 29. (more...)
FIFA Fine Nigeria, Deduct World Cup Qualifiers Point Over Ineligible Player FIFA Fine Nigeria, Deduct World Cup Qualifiers Point Over Ineligible Player
- December 13, 2017

The clash which originally ended 1-1 has now been turned to a 3-0 win in favour of Algeria. Federation Internationale de Football Association on Tuesday sanctioned Nigeria for fielding an "ineligible" Shehu Abdullahi in the match against Algeria on November 10, 2017. (more...)
Instagram now allows you to follow hashtags like regular accounts Instagram now allows you to follow hashtags like regular accounts
- December 13, 2017

Along with related accounts, your results will show a number of relevant hashtags. When you find one you like, open it and then hit Follow. Find the hashtag that you want to remove from your feed. "Hashtags are kind of the same way". Brands can already create their own hashtags and hope they take off on Instagram , but in buying a hypothetical sponsored hashtag, the brand could receive analytics on how people used the hashtag, as well as ways to target those people and others who saw ... (more...)
Facebook changes how it reports global ad money Facebook changes how it reports global ad money
- December 13, 2017

Now the social media giant has vowed to pay taxes in each country outside the USA where advertising profits are earned. Facebook is to overhaul its tax structure so that it pays tax in the country where profits are earned, instead of using an Irish subsidiary. (more...)
Nasa's Juno digs deep into Jupiter's ferocious Great Red Spot storm Nasa's Juno digs deep into Jupiter's ferocious Great Red Spot storm
- December 13, 2017

Two new radiation zones were also detected while on this operation. The future of the Great Red Spot is still very much up for debate. The structure helps explain the the Great Red Spot's incredible speeds, which can hit between 270 to 425 miles per hour (430 to 680 kilometers per hour). (more...)
UK Gambling Commission's annual report highlights skin gambling for first time UK Gambling Commission's annual report highlights skin gambling for first time
- December 13, 2017

The report says that 11 per cent of 11-16 year-olds have gambled with video game skins, in a brand new section that looks at gambling within video games. Desiring progress in the game, numerous players move on to skin gambling to find stronger weapons. These "skins" can often be sold and turned back into real world money, thus making it a form of unmonitored gambling. (more...)