Technology


Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO) Analysts See 17.1%
- December 08, 2017

Alyeska Investment Group L.P. now owns 1,065,472 shares of the company's stock worth $108,923,000 after acquiring an additional 524,325 shares in the last quarter. The rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Thursday, September 7 with "Buy". The company was maintained on Wednesday, November 8 by Oppenheimer. (more...)
Legal & General Group Plc Grows Position in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) Legal & General Group Plc Grows Position in Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK)
- December 08, 2017

A rating of 1 or 2 would represent a Buy, and a 3 rating would signify a Hold on the stock. The year-to-date performance of the stock is -15.60%. The transaction is expected to be dilutive to Stryker's 2018 adjusted net earnings per diluted share [1] by approximately $0.04 and accretive thereafter. (more...)
Facebook cofounder Eduardo Saverin joins Mswipe board, invests $40 mn
- December 07, 2017

Saverin will join the Mswipe board and work closely with the company. The company now claims to have a network of 280K terminals spread over 650 cities and towns . Narang was earlier with Fidelity Growth Partners and Warburg Pincus, where he was involved with big ticket investments in technology and financial services. (more...)
Overwatch's Winter Wonderland event will return next week
- December 07, 2017

As usual, the event will offer a number of seasonally appropriate legendary skins, although Blizzard isn't revealing them just yet. Unfortunately, none of these were actually shown off, and the brief teaser below only shows one of Mei's existing skins. (more...)
Digital currency exchange NiceHash says bitcoin worth almost $64 million hacked Digital currency exchange NiceHash says bitcoin worth almost $64 million hacked
- December 07, 2017

We are now investigating the nature of the incident and, as a result, we are stopping all operations for the next 24 hours. The swings in price occurred just as the trading community prepares for bitcoin to start trading on two established US exchanges. (more...)
New Tomb Raider game announcement coming in 2018, release shortly after New Tomb Raider game announcement coming in 2018, release shortly after
- December 07, 2017

Lara Croft has always been a name synonymous with high-octane action thanks to the recent slate of titles from the Tomb Raider reboot series, and according to publisher Square Enix, we may soon be seeing the latest adventure for Lara to take on. (more...)
Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle DLC Adds Free PvP Mode, Out Tomorrow Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle DLC Adds Free PvP Mode, Out Tomorrow
- December 07, 2017

Since launching back in August, Ubisoft's strategy crossover Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle has enjoyed critical acclaim by bringing together the unlikely combination of Mario and the Rabbids, and tomorrow players will get to enjoy a whole new side of the game with a competitive edge. (more...)
Google's AlphaZero surpassed the sum of human chess knowledge - in 4 hours Google's AlphaZero surpassed the sum of human chess knowledge - in 4 hours
- December 07, 2017

That said, Demis Hassabis, CEO of DeepMind, has clarified that while mastering these games is an achievement, they differ significantly from the sorts of scientific problems they one day hope to use AlphaZero to solve. AlphaZero was also pitted against its sibling, AlphaGo , which was also modified to play chess. "I feel now I know". AlphaZero's victory over Stockfish 8 has rocked chess experts, who are now wondering if traditional "minimax" chess engines, such as Stockfish 8 and Elmo ... (more...)
JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) - Hot Stock's Alert
- December 07, 2017

A number of other large investors have also bought and sold shares of the stock. The company has Beta Value of 1.47 and ATR value of 0.51. Stanley Laman Group Ltd. Through this figure traders can analyze that IPG show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side. There are brokerage firms with lower targets than the average, including one setting a price target of $32. (more...)
Google is letting celebrities answer questions about themselves in search results Google is letting celebrities answer questions about themselves in search results
- December 07, 2017

Other celebrities answering questions on launch include Nick Jonas , Priyanka Chopra , James Franco , Tracee Ellis Ross and Seth MacFarlane , among others. Initially an experiment during the 2016 USA presidential election, Posts on Google lets individuals post Twitter-like status updates right on Google's search results pages. (more...)
Jaguar's 2018 I-Pace enters final stage of testing Jaguar's 2018 I-Pace enters final stage of testing
- December 07, 2017

Jaguar were also busy flaunting the i-Pace's range and dynamism to potential California buyers as they look to steal the thunder of the Tesla Model X, and on all the available evidence that's exactly what the i-Pace looks set to do. Jaguar had previously claimed that the SUV will sprint to 60 miles per hour in just four seconds, and deliver up to 516 pound-feet of instant torque to all four wheels. (more...)
Understanding the Financial Health of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN)
- December 07, 2017

As per Friday, September 1, the company rating was maintained by KeyBanc Capital Markets. The stock has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Tuesday, March 8. Vident Inv Advisory Limited Liability Corporation invested in 115,628 shares. Farallon Capital Management LLC acquired a new position in shares of Huntsman during the second quarter valued at about $140,053,000. (more...)
Apple Reveals Top Apps, Music, Movies, TV Shows Of 2017 Apple Reveals Top Apps, Music, Movies, TV Shows Of 2017
- December 07, 2017

While game and app picks can also be viewed on the respective Games and Apps front pages, it's in the Today tab that Apple was able to put higher emphasis on each victor and tell the story behind it. On Apple Music , Drake nabs album of the year with More Life , while Ed Sheeran's Shape of You gets the honors for top song. Taylor's Swift album Reputation is already the number 3 best-selling album for 2017, despite debuting only a few weeks ago. (more...)
Huber Capital Management LLC Sells 11981 Shares of Fluor Corporation (FLR)
- December 07, 2017

This public company's current market capitalization stands at $6.91 billion. Investment Counselors of Maryland LLC now owns 5,736 shares of the construction company's stock valued at $241,000 after purchasing an additional 2,431 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Some Stocks within Concentration: Boulevard Acquisition Corp. II (BLVD), Nokia Corporation (NOK)
- December 07, 2017

This disappointing performance by the flagship Nokia Networks' division was primarily due to weakness in the IP/Optical Networks and Fixed Networks subgroup. The business had revenue of $5.54 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $5.64 billion. The low EPS estimate is $0.05, while the high EPS estimate is $0.14. (more...)
LG Signature Edition phone launches in South Korea with zirconium ceramic back LG Signature Edition phone launches in South Korea with zirconium ceramic back
- December 07, 2017

When it comes to specs, the phone equipped with a 6-inch OLED display, 256B storage, 6GB RAM, 3300mAh battery, dual camera setup, and Qi wireless charging. Those looking to buy this device, though, will have to have quite a bit of cash lying around. The folks at ZDNet report that buyers will be expected to pay 2 million won (roughly $1,800) for the privilege of owning the rare hardware. (more...)
PS4 worldwide sales top 70.6 million, PlayStation VR tops two million PS4 worldwide sales top 70.6 million, PlayStation VR tops two million
- December 07, 2017

The Switch passed 2.5 million units sold in the country, after only nine months from its release on March 3rd. PS4 has cumulatively sold through more than 70.6M units to consumers worldwide as of December 3, 2017. The Black Friday sales at the end of November will surely have helped to push the console over the line, but that's hugely impressive, doing in four years what the PlayStation 3 to six years to manage . (more...)
Elementary school children across Japan will decide mascot for 2020 Tokyo Olympics Elementary school children across Japan will decide mascot for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
- December 07, 2017

The children will participate only by classes as a unit, not as individuals. The elementary school classes' decision will be announced on February 28, 2018. The second set features an Olympic character based on Japan's lucky cat and inari fox - which also symbolizes luck - and a Paralympic character resembling a guardian dog often seen at shinto shrines . (more...)
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) Upgraded by Vetr to Valeant Pharmaceuticals International (VRX) Upgraded by Vetr to "Strong-Buy"
- December 07, 2017

Finally, BMO Capital Markets lifted their target price on Valeant Pharmaceuticals International from $16.00 to $17.00 and gave the company a market perform rating in a report on Monday, November 13th. Credit Suisse Ag accumulated 975,950 shares. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage reported 812,472 shares. Moreover, Goldman Sachs has 0.02% invested in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc . (more...)
Save $329 on Surface Pro Bundle with Type Cover and Sleeve Save $329 on Surface Pro Bundle with Type Cover and Sleeve
- December 07, 2017

Surface Pro i5 128GB + Black Type Cover Bundle with Free Sleeve is now available for $799. Surface Pro gives you total mobile productivity. "Surface Pro features stunning 12.3" PixelSense Display Display with Resolution of 2736×1824 (267 PPI), it also supports Surface Pen and touch. (more...)
Tata Motors reports JLR sales at 52332 units in Nov'17 Tata Motors reports JLR sales at 52332 units in Nov'17
- December 07, 2017

The deliveries of the New Range Rover Velar will begin from end of January 2018. Overall though, it is clear that this SUV has Range Rover genes albeit smoother and more geometrical aesthetics. Suri said the model will be fully imported and the company has received nearly "100 per cent pre-bookings for up to March next year". The Range Rover Velar is manufactured at the company's flagship Solihull plant in West Midlands, UK where the Jaguar F-Pace, Jaguar XE and the Range Rover Sport are also ... (more...)
Lytro 'Living Pictures' Can No Longer Be Viewed Online Lytro 'Living Pictures' Can No Longer Be Viewed Online
- December 07, 2017

With the closure of the service, it's now impossible for owners of Lytro cameras to share such interactive images online - the Lytro desktop application is now the only remaining way to refocus shots. As the export process still works, those with Light Field cameras from Lytro can make a movie of their living picture and export it with the.mov extension or they can capture a focus point and share the results as a JPEG or GIF. (more...)
Sheetz Offers Voice Activated Ordering Through Alexa Sheetz Offers Voice Activated Ordering Through Alexa
- December 07, 2017

The Pennsylvania-based convenience store retailer created a new skill for Alexa, an interactive, voice-activated personal assistant developed by Amazon Inc., which allows customers to place an order just by voicing the command. But it can also be programmed with custom skills designed specifically for a given workplace's needs using Alexa for Business APIs. At this point, you're good to order at any time in the future. (more...)
EBay Inc. (EBAY) Position Boosted by Pacer Advisors Inc
- December 07, 2017

The Koshinski Asset Management Inc holds 64,306 shares with $2.43B value, up from 62,057 last quarter. At&T Inc now has $222.11 billion valuation. Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership now owns 3,779,300 shares of the e-commerce company's stock valued at $131,973,000 after purchasing an additional 3,458,300 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale: The best gadget deals for you Flipkart Big Shopping Days sale: The best gadget deals for you
- December 07, 2017

The sale will start from a price point of Rs 89,000 and will also feature an additional offer of Rs 5000 instant discounts to those using SBI credit cards for the transaction. The Xiaomi Mi A1 that launched for 14,999 Rupees now goes for 12,999 Rupees in India after a 2,000 discount at the Flipkart Big Shopping Days Sale. (more...)
James Mangold to Direct Patty Hearst Drama, Elle Fanning in Talks James Mangold to Direct Patty Hearst Drama, Elle Fanning in Talks
- December 07, 2017

The film will not share the book's title, but it will draw on Toobin's reporting as it delves into Hearst's kidnapping by the Symbionese Liberation Army and re-emergence as a member of the left-wing terrorist group. Back in September, a rival project titled American Woman was announced, with Downsizing's Hong Chau in talks to play the woman who took care of kidnapped newspaper heiress Hearst. (more...)
Her Story Creator Sam Barlow's Next Interactive Series Is #WarGames Her Story Creator Sam Barlow's Next Interactive Series Is #WarGames
- December 07, 2017

The first teaser for #WarGames is cryptic and dark, showing only flashes of footage from the series interspersed with real TV news footage and references to Yahoo's 2013 email hack, the 2014 Sony hack, the 2016 e-robbery of a bank in Bangladesh, and the Equifax security breach. (more...)
3D printed objects use backscatter to communicate using Wi-Fi
- December 07, 2017

They used composite plastic that contains conductive filament materials like copper and graphene fillings; to encode bits of data, they used gears (0s and 1s are represented by the presence and absence of teeth, respectively) - and transmitted said data using Wi-Fi backscatter, which allows for communication by modifying the reflection an incident Wi-Fi signal. (more...)
Facebook's Year in Review confirms 2017 was awful Facebook's Year in Review confirms 2017 was awful
- December 07, 2017

So, take a walk down memory lane and check out the moments that brought people together! The attention on the site surrounding the March 8 event had doubled since a year ago, Facebook reported, adding that it saw 'people around the world talking, sharing and posting in celebration of women and related issues'. (more...)
Destiny 2 - All Eater of Worlds Armor Ornaments Destiny 2 - All Eater of Worlds Armor Ornaments
- December 07, 2017

Created to be shorter but more hard than the Leviathan Raid on Calus's ship in the mechanical Underbelly. Are you looking to jump into the new Raid experience straightaway this Saturday? It also features Prestige mode and carries a recommended power level of 300. (more...)