Technology


Community Health Systems, Inc. (CYH) Bonds Trading 1.3% Higher
- August 11, 2017

Finally, World Asset Management Inc increased its position in shares of Community Health Systems by 3.2% in the first quarter. Insider Trading Activity for Community Health Systems, Inc . The firm has "Outperform" rating by Raymond James given on Thursday, October 22. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, July 25 by Drexel Hamilton. (more...)
Board recesses hearing in fatal police shooting Board recesses hearing in fatal police shooting
- August 10, 2017

Vinson shot and killed Scott on September 20 after police say he wouldn't comply with their orders. Mecklenburg County District Attorney Andrew Murray decided Vinson would face no criminal charges and that he was legally justified in shooting Scott, while CMPD's internal investigation determined Vinson violated no department policy or procedure in the case. (more...)
Police rescue man with both hands nailed to a tree Police rescue man with both hands nailed to a tree
- August 10, 2017

The gruesome incident occurred in May, but police have only now released video footage showing the man's rescue in the middle of the Albuquerque Bosque (forested riparian floodplain). "They had guns. One said to the other, 'kill him already, ' and the other said, 'No, we've got to do it away from here'". " They said they were going to kill me ". (more...)
IPhone 8's on-screen home button could be resizable IPhone 8's on-screen home button could be resizable
- August 10, 2017

This means that the iPhone 8 can be put into silent mode by the user's glance. Although the exact size of the iPhone 8 is still up for debate, the notion that it will have a larger screen in an overall smaller package seems to be pretty legit. (more...)
Dark Arisen hits PS4 and Xbox One in October — Dragon's Dogma Dark Arisen hits PS4 and Xbox One in October — Dragon's Dogma
- August 10, 2017

This current-gen console version includes Dragon's Dogma as well as all the extra gubbins from Dark Arisen , which itself includes the Bitterblack Isle area. Dark Arisen got a new shot at life when it released on PC in early 2016, bringing the game to a much bigger audience. A new trailer distributed today showcases how the game looks better than ever. (more...)
HBO Hackers Leak 'Game of Thrones' Script, Executive Emails HBO Hackers Leak 'Game of Thrones' Script, Executive Emails
- August 10, 2017

These were the words of the hackers themselves to big-shot cable company HBO . The group also leaked multiple internal documents related to " Game of Thrones ", including internal marketing material. They instead have their message scroll across the screen with ominous music in the background. Adding, "We continue to work around the clock with outside cybersecurity firms and law enforcement to resolve the incident". (more...)
PayPal Acquires Swift Financial, Expands Loan Capabilities PayPal Acquires Swift Financial, Expands Loan Capabilities
- August 10, 2017

PayPal said the Swift acquisition is expected to close later in the year "subject to certain closing conditions, including the expiration or early termination of the applicable pre-merger waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976". (more...)
New Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Gameplay Trailer New Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Gameplay Trailer
- August 10, 2017

Check out Dishonored: Death of the Outsider in the new gameplay trailer below, with Rosario Dawson returning as Billie, Michael Madsen back as Daud and Robin Lord Taylor reprising his role as the Outsider. The YouTube video for the gameplay trailer has the provocative title " Do the Impossible ..." The game is rated M, and so is the trailer probably, because it does not skimp on the violence. (more...)
Titanfall: Assault has launched globally on Android Titanfall: Assault has launched globally on Android
- August 10, 2017

This lets you play with them and share strategies from within the game. Each battlefield will have strategic locations and choke points where it will be crucial to gain control, adding an element of challenge to where gamers drop their playable cards as keeping control of hardpoints can be just as important as taking the enemy base. (more...)
Facebook to help address the spread of misleading experience on the platform Facebook to help address the spread of misleading experience on the platform
- August 10, 2017

It'll then return a generic landing page that seems to be genuine. Facebook is particularly concerned about cloaking because of the "negative and disruptive experiences" it creates by displaying pages about "diet pills, pornography and muscle building scams" to people. (more...)
10-year-old kills brother while playing 'cops and robbers' 10-year-old kills brother while playing 'cops and robbers'
- August 10, 2017

The incident happened at around 10.35am Tuesday (8 August) just south of the rural town of Loganville, Sauk County. While the magazine had been removed, there was a round was in the chamber. Stoddard said all three children lived at the home, and that the gun belonged to the father and was accessible to the children inside the home. The shooting remains under investigation with nobody yet charged. (more...)
Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MHLD) Issues Earnings Results Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (NASDAQ:MHLD) Issues Earnings Results
- August 10, 2017

Analysts on average have given a price target of $14.75 to Maiden Holdings, Ltd. ( MHLD ) stock. Finally, BidaskClub raised shares of Maiden Holdings from a "strong sell" rating to a "sell" rating in a research report on Saturday, June 10th. (more...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Faces Antitrust Lawsuit From Chinese Developers Apple Inc. (AAPL) Faces Antitrust Lawsuit From Chinese Developers
- August 10, 2017

Apple is facing accusations of anti-competitive behaviour in China, its largest market for apps, adding to the tech giant's regulatory problems in the United States and Europe. The complaint accuses Apple of engaging in monopolistic behavior by removing apps from the App Store without detailed explanation and charging excessive fees for in-app purchases. (more...)
YotaPhone 3 Renders and Specs Leak Online YotaPhone 3 Renders and Specs Leak Online
- August 10, 2017

For this, a few press renders has leaked now, providing a handful of information about the device's specs and the overall outlook. YotaPhone 3 is another wonderful phone which is going to hit the market for those customers who especially who look for the low-priced phone, with equally appreciated features. (more...)
NextRadio, LG Team For Free FM Radio Access On Mobile Devices NextRadio, LG Team For Free FM Radio Access On Mobile Devices
- August 10, 2017

If T-Mobile's wireless industry rivals also agree, a "number of LG smartphone models" will come preloaded with NextRadio, draining 3 times less battery and 20 times (!) less data than the likes of Spotify when listening to traditional radio broadcasts. (more...)
Strs Ohio Buys 130485 Shares of Hess Corporation (NYSE:HES)
- August 10, 2017

The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link . (NYSE:HES). Jennison Ltd Co invested in 1.42M shares or 0.1% of the stock. Since February 22, 2017, it had 1 buy, and 9 insider sales for $68.73 million activity. $25,028 worth of stock was bought by Checki Terrence J . on Tuesday, February 28. (more...)
Would You Buy BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) On These Analyst Ratings? Would You Buy BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ:BBRY) On These Analyst Ratings?
- August 10, 2017

RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and $9 target in Monday, December 21 report. Trexquant Investment LP's holdings in BlackBerry Limited were worth $1,322,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. BlackBerry Limited (BBRY ) now has a Return on Assets (ROA) value of 0 Percent. The firm had revenue of $244 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $262.80 million. (more...)
NissanConnect smartphone application launched in India NissanConnect smartphone application launched in India
- August 10, 2017

Carmaker Nissan launched its integrated vehicle platform, called NissanConnect, in India on Thursday to provide users with information as well as communication features while on the go. Talking of features, the NissanConnect application comes with event notifications, trip information, overspeeding alerts, service reminders, new auto enquiry, location tracking, theft alert, social sharing, driving points, low fuel warning and many more. (more...)
Battlefield 1 now free to download from Origin and EA Access Battlefield 1 now free to download from Origin and EA Access
- August 10, 2017

While Origin Access , much like its Xbox-One counterpart is a PC-exclusive gaming service. Electronic Arts recently confirmed that it was going to make two very popular games available for free to EA Access and Origin Access subscribers. (more...)
Microsoft Developing Technology to Make Blockchain Widely Adopted Microsoft Developing Technology to Make Blockchain Widely Adopted
- August 10, 2017

Called the Coco Framework, it's aimed at solving some of the major issues companies run into when deploying blockchain tech. In a bit of news that should prove popular with cryptocurrency fans, the company said Coco is compatible with Ethereum , and could make it about 100 times faster. (more...)
Good News! Gran Turismo Sport Will Not Have Microtransactions Good News! Gran Turismo Sport Will Not Have Microtransactions
- August 10, 2017

So far, known offline content for Gran Turismo Sport includes the Livery Editor, Scapes (photo mode), Arcade mode, and campaign. Credits could be earned by playing the game and would allow for access to superior cars. This is good news for franchise fans, who might have been anxious after the latest entry, Gran Turismo 6 , where Polyphony had introduced the ability to purchase in-game credits with real world cash through the PlayStation Store. (more...)
Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK) Given "Hold" Rating at Canaccord Genuity
- August 10, 2017

Searle & CO. purchased a new stake in Nokia Corporation during the fourth quarter valued at about $145,000. Ariel Investments LLC increased its position in Nokia Corporation by 21.1% in the first quarter. During the same quarter in the prior year, the business posted $0.03 earnings per share. EPS in next five year years is expected to touch 23.87% while EPS growth in past 5 year was 17.80% along with sales growth of 8.20% in the last five years. (more...)
Google fires employee behind gender gap memo Google fires employee behind gender gap memo
- August 10, 2017

In his email to Reuters on Monday, Damore suggested Google may have retaliated against him for filing a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board shortly before he was sacked. It claims women "prefer jobs in social or artistic areas" while "more men may like coding", and that this split in personality was due to genetics rather than culture or societal constructs. (more...)
Megaton Rainfall Gets a New Trailer, Official Release Date Announced Megaton Rainfall Gets a New Trailer, Official Release Date Announced
- August 10, 2017

With a gameplay premise, presentation, and production values similar to those found in a triple-A game, Pentadimensional Games has been developing Megaton Rainfall for some time without making too much noise. Yes, at the beginning of the game you can only roam the Earth, from the bottom of the ocean to the stratosphere, looking for threats. Megaton Rainfall will be available for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation VR , with an enhanced 4K mode available for the PlayStation 4 Pro, which will ... (more...)
AMD Ryzen 3 launch completes mainstream desktop push AMD Ryzen 3 launch completes mainstream desktop push
- August 10, 2017

That's been less of an issue for the more expensive Ryzen chips , where are more likely to be paired with a discrete GPU . In terms of temperatures, the Ryzen 3 1300X runs a little hotter than we would like. Users on an even tighter budget can pick up the AMD Ryzen 3 1200 for $109 (about £80, AU$140). Before the Core i9-7960X hits the market, Intel will be releasing the 12-core Core i9-7920X CPU. (more...)
The Motorola Gamepad Mod will only cost $79.99
- August 10, 2017

If neither of these limitations deter you, prepare your wallet for August 25 since that's when the Gamepad mod will go on sale. These included the JBL SoundBoost 2 speaker, Moto TurboPower Pack battery mod, and some shell cases that enable wireless charging. (more...)
Google and Blizzard invite you to train AI with 'StarCraft II' Google and Blizzard invite you to train AI with 'StarCraft II'
- August 10, 2017

StarCraft II is also used in e-sports competitions, so there are highly-skilled human opponents with which an artificial intelligence can match wits.In order to help computer scientists use StarCraft II as a testbed for artificial intelligence, DeepMind has partnered with Activision Blizzard, which is based in Santa Monica, California, to create an interface that allows outside software to access and play the game. (more...)
'Game of Thrones' hackers demand ransom in latest HBO breach 'Game of Thrones' hackers demand ransom in latest HBO breach
- August 10, 2017

Hackers behind the hack of HBO release what appears to be emails from an HBO executive's inbox. The "confidential" files included data on the current season of GoT , including the script summary of episode five, casting reveals and marketing materials. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Release Set For September 15 Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Release Set For September 15
- August 10, 2017

The post on a Weibo also released the rear panel of the smartphone. Based on the latest leaked Galaxy Note 8 images, the phone will retain the off-center, back-of-device fingerprint sensor and dual cameras that first appeared on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. (more...)
Pokemon Go adds Shiny Pikachu, but only in Japan for now Pokemon Go adds Shiny Pikachu, but only in Japan for now
- August 10, 2017

There is no doubt that " Pokemon GO " continues to be the biggest mobile game in recent memory. That means Shiny Pichu and Shiny Raichu can also be found (though the former would be in eggs and no one has confirmed getting one yet), or evolved. (more...)