Technology


Apple fires back at Qualcomm in lawsuit over battery patents Apple fires back at Qualcomm in lawsuit over battery patents
- November 30, 2017

These patents were used in the Snapdragon 820 and Snapdragon 800 processors, which were used in devices sold by both Samsung and Google. It is purely a coincidence that many of Qualcomm's chips find their way into Android smartphones. (more...)
Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Upward Momentum Touches New Heights Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) Upward Momentum Touches New Heights
- November 30, 2017

Guggenheim Capital Limited Liability Corporation accumulated 0.1% or 1.56M shares. Mitchell Group Inc. owned 0.22% of Cabot Oil & Gas worth $27,568,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. More interesting news about Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Cabot Oil & Gas -5% as court orders pause in Atlantic Sunrise construction" published on November 07, 2017 as well as Seekingalpha.com's news article titled: "Cabot Oil & Gas: Quietly ... (more...)
Live Nation Entertainment In (LYV) Holder Concourse Capital Management LLC Decreased Position
- November 30, 2017

Gabelli initiated Live Nation Entertainment, Inc . The lowest price the stock reached in the last trading day was $45.085 and compares with the $26.41 52-week low. The rating was upgraded by Simmons & Co on Tuesday, October 18 to "Overweight". The company was maintained on Friday, September 22 by Piper Jaffray. Since June 6, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 3 insider sales for $1.04 million activity. (more...)
Could Mueller Water Products Incorporated (NYSE:MWA) Change Direction After Less Shorts?
- November 30, 2017

Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.04 per share. About 90,307 shares traded. IBC maintained Mueller Water Products, Inc . More interesting news about Mueller Water Products , Inc. This represents a $0.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.28%. The ratio dropped, as 96 hedge funds opened new or increased stock positions, while 104 decreased and sold equity positions in Mueller Water Products Inc. (more...)
Apple Celebrates Record Year of (RED) Donations, Over $30 Million Raised Apple Celebrates Record Year of (RED) Donations, Over $30 Million Raised
- November 30, 2017

It's not just the staggering $160 million raised for the Global Fund that has impacted many millions of lives, it's their ability to bring heat, awareness, energy, and eyeballs to keep this issue front and center. Red donates the money it raises from Apple and others - over $500 million since its inception - to the Global Fund. Despite that the wider news is much more positive with UNAIDS predicting that the number of babies born with AIDS could be down to zero by 2020. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to run at 60 FPS on Xbox One X PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to run at 60 FPS on Xbox One X
- November 30, 2017

It represents a big boon for The Game Awards , PUBG being one of the biggest games on the planet right now. He then confirmed that PUBG will run at 60 frames per second on Xbox One X , while Bluehole might be forced to limit it at 30FPS on the regular Xbox One hardware even though they'll keep trying to push it to 60. (more...)
Take-Two Boss Says Games Industry Moving to 100% Digital Take-Two Boss Says Games Industry Moving to 100% Digital
- November 30, 2017

According to the manager, the total transition from the industry to the digital sector is an inevitable fact: "I think over the long-term, it will be 100% [digital]". This scandal caused gambling commissions all over the world to start independent investigations into the practices of the loot boxes, and whether this constitutes a form of gambling, that then must be either banned or regulated. (more...)
Unlocked HTC U11 life gets Android Oreo today Unlocked HTC U11 life gets Android Oreo today
- November 30, 2017

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Watford issue hands-off warning to Chelsea over Richarlison Watford issue hands-off warning to Chelsea over Richarlison
- November 30, 2017

The Hornets swooped to land the Brazilian from Fluminense over the summer, having seen him hit 19 goals in 67 games for the Brazilian side. As a result of the progress which the player has made, Watford will surely receive nothing less than double what they paid for the player should they sell. (more...)
Google Home Can Perform Two Task At Once Google Home Can Perform Two Task At Once
- November 30, 2017

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BBC's VR Division Launches With ISS Spacewalk Experience
- November 30, 2017

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Android's founder Andy Rubin left Google after investigation
- November 30, 2017

Google reportedly began its investigation after the woman in question made a complaint to human resources. Mashable has reached out to Essential for additional comment. The reason behind Andy Rubin's impromptu Essential furlough hasn't been confirmed by anyone close to the tech entrepreneur, but it's probably no coincidence a report of an old "inappropriate relationship" has just come to light. (more...)
My Hero Academia: One's Justice announced for Nintendo Switch My Hero Academia: One's Justice announced for Nintendo Switch
- November 30, 2017

Needless to say, we were more than a little confused as to what it might have been teasing. Here's what we know so far from their Shonen Jump reveal. The game will focus on fighting between characters and will also feature destructible stages. We'll have to wait for information on the release date and other details. (more...)
Microsoft working on a Photos Companion app for Android and iOS Microsoft working on a Photos Companion app for Android and iOS
- November 30, 2017

Earlier this month, the Redmond giant started selling the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 from its online store and now it has taken another step towards the Android fan base. Microsoft's mobile browser also includes handy features such as a QR code reader, voice search and a convenient Hub view to quickly see all your favourites, reading list, history and books all in one place. (more...)
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium Specifications Leaked Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium Specifications Leaked
- November 30, 2017

Now, there's more information available on this front, on Sony to bring a revised version of its Xperia XZ Premium that would be a completely bezel-less smartphone. The smartphone will run on Android 8.0 Oreo and will come with connectivity options like Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, NFC, a USB Type-C port. That's bigger than the 5.46-inch screen on the original XZ Premium, yet the dimensions listed here are smaller, at 149 x 74 x 7.5mm (while the XZ Premium is 156 x 77 x 7.9mm). (more...)
Technical Roundup On Two Stocks - Popular, Inc. (BPOP), Huntsman Corporation (HUN)
- November 30, 2017

New York State Teachers Retirement System grew its holdings in Huntsman by 0.6% in the first quarter. To make a proper assessment, investors seek a sound estimate of this year's and next year's earnings per share (EPS), as well as a strong sense of how much the company will earn even farther down the road. (more...)
Windows 10 now on 600m monthly active devices — Microsoft CEO Windows 10 now on 600m monthly active devices — Microsoft CEO
- November 30, 2017

It took about 27 months to hit 600m. Microsoft has released four major updates for Windows 10 so far which are the "November Update", "Anniversary Update", "Creators Update" and "Fall Creators Update". Also, Microsoft includes Windows 10 Mobile, Xbox One consoles, Surface hubs and Hololens AR headsets towards the Windows 10 total, meaning it's slightly inflated over the number for only PC installs. (more...)
Intel Corp (INTC) Stake Has Boosted by Edge Wealth Management Llc
- November 30, 2017

About 11.58M shares traded. Wg Shaheen & Associate Dba Whitney & Communications reported 1.02% of its portfolio in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ). Cypress Capital Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company (Wy) invested 0% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ). Bangor Savings Bank raised its position in shares of Intel by 0.5% in the third quarter. (more...)
Google faces mass legal action in United Kingdom over data collection Google faces mass legal action in United Kingdom over data collection
- November 30, 2017

In August 2012 Google agreed to pay a civil penalty of 22.5 million USA dollars (£15.1 million) to settle charges brought by the United States Federal Trade Commission, that it misrepresented to users of the Safari browser that it would not place tracking cookies or serve targeted advertisements to those users. (more...)
Man Who Deactivated Trump's Twitter Account: 'I Didn't Break Any Rules' Man Who Deactivated Trump's Twitter Account: 'I Didn't Break Any Rules'
- November 30, 2017

There was much rejoicing. Many have also called for Trump to be banned from Twitter , particularly after his controversial tweet threatening North Korea amid the escalating nuclear crisis between the USA and Pyongyang. " I didn't hack anyone; I didn't do anything I wasn't authorized to do", Duysak says. I didn't do anything I wasn't authorised to do. "I didn't go to any site I was not supposed to go to". (more...)
Google launches mobile app Datally to help users limit mobile data usage Google launches mobile app Datally to help users limit mobile data usage
- November 30, 2017

The Datally app is available for download on Google Play Store . Whereas, everything is placed neatly in this standalone app, Datally . The app recommends users to shut off data based on usage activity and even suggests open public Wi-Fi networks available nearby. (more...)
Boswell goal gives Steelers win over Packers Boswell goal gives Steelers win over Packers
- November 30, 2017

In his most dynamic game since Aaron Rodgers' injury, Hundley posted 245 yards and three touchdowns. Inside the supposed comfy confines of Lambeau Field, though, Hundley has been a disaster. "Some weeks you're going to have a great week, some weeks you're not. I just, I guess how can you not be surprised?" "Stay within the game plan, don't make the bad mistakes and just execute". (more...)
Amazon Cyber Monday 2017: Biggest Shopping Day in Company History Amazon Cyber Monday 2017: Biggest Shopping Day in Company History
- November 30, 2017

That compares with Amazon's share of 38 percent of the market in the same period a year ago. Also, from American Thanksgiving to Cyber Monday , customers helped set a record for small business sales, with nearly 140 million items sold. On Cyber Monday, purchases made on smartphones broke records with $2 billion in sales. Competitors like Walmart , Target , Home Depot , and Kohl's have responded by revamping their own mobile apps, but AMZN's lead appears insurmountable at this point. (more...)
Miguel Announces Miguel Announces "War & Leisure Tour"
- November 30, 2017

Tickets for the tour go on sale next Monday (December 4) - Check out all the dates after the cut! The Ogden Theatre announced this morning via Facebook that Miguel will grace Denver with SiR & NonChalant Savant on February 28, 2018. (more...)
Xbox One X updates roll out for Skyrim and Fallout 4 Xbox One X updates roll out for Skyrim and Fallout 4
- November 30, 2017

This includes 4K support and also dynamic resolution, and the best part is that the update is free. In short, both games should look much sharper on Xbox One X. These additions should really enhance the visual presentation for these hugely popular Bethesda games. What are you most looking forward to playing on Microsoft's latest console? Otherwise just make sure to download the patch before loading up the game in order to make sure you get the best experience possible. (more...)
Rishard Matthews I'm Backin' Kaep ... On My Cleats!! Rishard Matthews I'm Backin' Kaep ... On My Cleats!!
- November 30, 2017

The NFL is taking part in a pretty cool campaign, "My Cause, My Cleats", which is allowing players to customize their cleats with a design supporting a cause or charity they believe in, and Matthews has made a decision to support Kaepernick - who's still not with an NFL team - with his cleats. (more...)
How the Snapchat Stories-like tool works — YouTube Reels explained How the Snapchat Stories-like tool works — YouTube Reels explained
- November 30, 2017

The new feature is designed for creators, not users, and it is still in development at this point. Here's what you need to know. The video site has announced Reels , a video format akin to Snapchat Stories, as it expands its fan-facing community tab to a large portion of its creative base. (more...)
Jim Beam introduces its limited smart decanter for the holidays Jim Beam introduces its limited smart decanter for the holidays
- November 30, 2017

After that time, the unit will become a regular decanter without witty voice responses. Jim Beam, makers of bourbon whiskey by the same name, is one such example. While it's entirely possible that this whole thing is just a marketing stunt, Jim Beam has actually sold real products for the express goal of mocking tech companies before. (more...)
The Elder Scrolls Online is Getting a Free Week Trial Starting Tomorrow The Elder Scrolls Online is Getting a Free Week Trial Starting Tomorrow
- November 30, 2017

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Bolivian President Welcomes, Opposition Slams Re-election Ruling Bolivian President Welcomes, Opposition Slams Re-election Ruling
- November 29, 2017

The court decision was final and can not be appealed. Morales narrowly lost, but in December 2016, his party - the Movement for Socialism (MAS)- nominated him as its 2019 candidate regardless, promising to challenge the referendum result in the courts. (more...)