Technology


Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Analysts See $0.96 EPS Align Technology, Inc. (ALGN) Analysts See $0.96 EPS
- January 01, 2018

It has outperformed by 65.52% the S&P500. Iconiq Capital Llc increased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 64.36% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Stifel Nicolaus increased their price objective on shares of Align Technology from $245.00 to $265.00 and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, November 21st. (more...)
Tag: LG 88-inch Display Tag: LG 88-inch Display
- January 01, 2018

LG Display says that this massive screen is part of its commitment to lead the high-end premium TV market, and notes that this product reaches the 8K resolution without having to compromise in brightness. OLED TVs are well-known for their superior picture quality with flawless black, more life-like colors, and wider viewing angles". While that's not the largest television you can buy, the upgrade to LG's (now paltry-looking) 77-inch 4K display is the first huge OLED display with more than 33 ... (more...)
Best Nine Instagram Photos, And How to create Best Nine Instagram Photos, And How to create
- January 01, 2018

Nine failed as a dating app, but Instagram's best nine became a trademark of the holiday season. For some reason, best nine only works on public profiles, so make sure to change your privacy settings. We're all about giving power to the people here, so we found this simple guide made by Bustle that explains all the steps you must follow to get your end of the year collage, implying that you had a much better year than reality suggests. (more...)
Google celebrates New Year with penguin doodle series Google celebrates New Year with penguin doodle series
- January 01, 2018

There comes the series of five doodles for New year Eve . Two penguin friends can be seen welcoming the new year's sunrise in a Google Doodle. It shows that the feathery friends have unpacked their gifts and have enjoyed their delicious Christmas tradition. (more...)
Maruti Suzuki December 2017 Sales grow by 11.4% - 130066 cars sold Maruti Suzuki December 2017 Sales grow by 11.4% - 130066 cars sold
- January 01, 2018

The company's domestic sales stood at 119,286 units, up 12.1% from 106,414 units in December 2016, Maruti Suzuki said in a statement. In an interview to Autocar Professional last month, Kenichi AyukawaMD and CEO of Maruti Suzuki India , said: "We are making good progress to our goal of 2 million annual sales in 2020". (more...)
EPS for US Bancorp (USB) Expected At $0.87
- January 01, 2018

It has underperformed by 7.18% the S&P500. Washington Trust Bank increased its stake in Us Bancorp (USB) by 85.87% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. As per Thursday, December 1, the company rating was downgraded by Susquehanna. Outfitter Advisors Limited invested 0.13% of its portfolio in U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB). (more...)
Price Target Overview of Crown Holdings Inc. (NYSE:CCK)
- January 01, 2018

The fund owned 295,000 shares of the industrial products company's stock after buying an additional 5,500 shares during the quarter. The industrial products company reported $1.41 EPS for the quarter, hitting the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.41. (more...)
Apple apologises over slowed iPhones, will offer cheaper replacement batteries Apple apologises over slowed iPhones, will offer cheaper replacement batteries
- January 01, 2018

The company said that now the customers can replace the battery at this reduced price. Apple confirmed the news with TechCrunch , where they said: " We expected to need more time to be ready , but we are happy to offer our customers the lower pricing right away". (more...)
What's Ahead for Ligand Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LGND) After More Shorted Shares?
- January 01, 2018

Citigroup Inc now has $198.51B valuation. The stock decreased 0.53% or $0.27 during the last trading session, reaching $51.07. 188,887 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 209,728. It has underperformed by 19.57% the S&P500. The biotechnology company reported ($0.15) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.19 by $1.34. (more...)
Florida cop resigns amid investigation over his anti-Semitic Facebook posts
- January 01, 2018

Hamill, along with Officer Dan Rengering, 27, and Officer John Nordman, 39, uploaded a selfie to the Gainesville Police Department Facebook page in September , and the trio quickly went viral for their good looks. "Gotta love reality when it hits you in the face". The scores of female fans commenting on the "hot cops" prompted the department to announce they were going to create a calendar featuring their attractive officers. (more...)
IFixit drops its iPhone battery replacement to $29, matching Apple's apology price IFixit drops its iPhone battery replacement to $29, matching Apple's apology price
- January 01, 2018

More information about the new iPhone battery replacement program will be detailed soon on apple.com. The report when on to state that "The firm argues that under Korean law, Apple is obligated to inform customers about all aspects of software upgrades to allow them to make optimal purchasing decisions". (more...)
Alfa Romeo Needs Alfa Romeo Needs "Something In The C-Segment", Likely A RWD Hatchback
- January 01, 2018

The large Alfa Romeo SUV will be based on the same underpinnings as the Stelvio, albeit longer and modified to allow for mild hybrid power. Alfa Romeo believes that a plug-in hybrid system may not align with the company's thoughts, but a 48V mild hybrid system could be incorporated into the new SUV. (more...)
Samsung and LG say they don't slow phones with degraded batteries Samsung and LG say they don't slow phones with degraded batteries
- January 01, 2018

By now you've likely heard about the allegations against Apple. The problem, as we've documented extensively , isn't simply that the company reduces overall iPhone performance, but the way it introduced these changes without notifying customers or giving them any control over the capability. (more...)
Apple announces its $29 battery replacement deal is available starting today Apple announces its $29 battery replacement deal is available starting today
- January 01, 2018

A statement from the company (via Axios ) confirms the news. Apple was under legal lawsuits for the slowing down of performances of its iPhone . In response to the backlash the firm said it would reduce the price of replacing batteries for anyone with a iPhone 6 or later from $79 to $29 in the USA and £79 to £25 in the UK. (more...)
Apple apologizes for slowing iPhones, offers discounted batteries
- December 31, 2017

In November, Apple was forced to release an update to fix a security issue with its Mac operating system that made it possible to gain entry to a device and administrative powers without a password. Although Apple's explanation made a lot of sense, users were still miffed because at what they perceived as lack of transparency and lack of choice. You can read the whole thing in full here. (more...)
YouTube on Fire TV? Things just got trickier YouTube on Fire TV? Things just got trickier
- December 31, 2017

Users are instead being directed to browse YouTube via the recently introduced browser apps of Firefox and Silk. Were you thinking that the ongoing spat between Google and Amazon had finally simmered down? On Thursday, four days ahead of a deadline imposed by Google, its YouTube app has apparently been deactivated on Amazon's Fire TV devices. (more...)
We don't slow phones with old batteries like Apple: Samsung, LG
- December 31, 2017

Starting today, Apple is lowering the price of iPhone battery replacements from $79 to $29. Apple apologized for deliberately slowing down older iPhones to purportedly ensure that they don't automatically shut off while trying to keep up with a higher computing speed. (more...)
Messages, Quotes, Wishes, Images for Whatsapp and Facebook Messages, Quotes, Wishes, Images for Whatsapp and Facebook
- December 31, 2017

May The Next Year Be Even Better, Full Of Pleasure, Joy And Fun. My Special Wishes For You Is A Blessing From God Above, To Make This Your Happiest Year, Filled With Joy And Peace And Love. "Everything about the future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure that God had already planned all our tomorrows, we just have to trust him today, I heartily wish a handsome tomorrow for you and your family". (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), Global Payments Inc. (GPN)
- December 31, 2017

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Wasatch Advisors Inc decreased its stake in Cytokinetics Inc. Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. lifted its stake in shares of Activision Blizzard by 149.8% in the 2nd quarter. Relative Strength Index (RSI-14) for Activision Blizzard, Inc . The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, February 12 by Mizuho. Liberum Capital maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, November 9 report. (more...)
Bitcoin's price sinks as South Korea bans anonymous crypto trading Bitcoin's price sinks as South Korea bans anonymous crypto trading
- December 31, 2017

The most popular cryptocurrency has since recovered a bit and is now trading at $14,686 with a $246 billion market cap. Amid the mounting concerns over cryptocurrencies, South Korea's government proposed new measures earlier this month to curb speculative investments in virtual currencies, such as levying taxes on cryptocurrency transactions and banning underage investors and foreigners from opening trading accounts on cryptocurrency exchanges. (more...)
Apple says sorry for slowing down your iPhone. Offers discounted battery replacements
- December 31, 2017

Most have felt that their iPhones have slowed down noticeably with the coming of each new iPhone. The company says that the aim wasn't planned obsolescence, but instead making the iPhones "last as long as possible". When an iPhone realizes the battery may not provide enough voltage and could hurt its parts, it automatically shuts down. "They forgave Apple , so I think they'll forgive Apple about this as well". (more...)
Has $5.41 Million Holdings in Walt Disney Co (DIS)
- December 30, 2017

Shares of Walt Disney Co ( NYSE DIS ) traded down $0.26 on Friday, hitting $107.51. 4,537,191 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 9,977,841. The Georgia-based Invesco Ltd has invested 0% in Achaogen, Inc. Int Grp Inc Incorporated has 0% invested in BioScrip, Inc. Chemung Canal has invested 0.72% of its portfolio in The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). (more...)
Research Ratings: Fortinet, Inc. (FTNT), Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO)
- December 30, 2017

The stock increased 0.76% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $29.04. About 368,025 shares traded. (NYSE:GAM) has risen 23.98% since December 29, 2016 and is uptrending. California Public Employees Retirement System lifted its position in Take-Two Interactive Software Inc (NASDAQ:TTWO) by 1.1% in the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. (more...)
$0.43 EPS Expected for Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. (BOOT)
- December 30, 2017

The firm operates through Specialty Property and Casualty, Workers' Compensation, and Lloyd's Syndicate divisions. It has a 29.77 P/E ratio. Boston Family Office Ltd Liability has invested 0.8% of its portfolio in Praxair, Inc. Nationwide Fund Advsrs holds 0% or 8,973 shares in its portfolio. 94,504 were accumulated by Citigroup. 10,113 are owned by Jpmorgan Chase Company. Amer Interest holds 0% or 8,214 shares. (more...)
Facebook, Twitter face sanctions in Britain Facebook, Twitter face sanctions in Britain
- December 30, 2017

Damian Collins, the chair of the UK's Department of Culture, Media and Sports committee, is probing "fake news", which has given both companies the deadline of 18 January to fix their failure in handling information requested regarding Russian campaigns to misinform on both of their platforms. (more...)
The Next The Next "Legend of Zelda" Game is in the Works
- December 30, 2017

I know what's happening in them. Nintendo's Hidemaro Fujibayashi and Eiji Aonuma weigh in on the matter...but not in the way we'd hoped. According to reports , a lot of decisions were made regarding the shrines and dungeons of " Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild ", which happens to be the franchise's attempt at introducing a more open world format. (more...)
Apple offers cheaper iPhone battery replacement after slowdown controversy
- December 30, 2017

Apple has apologized and said it is reducing the price of an out-of-warranty iPhone battery replacement by $50 - from $79 to $29 - for anyone with an iPhone 6 or later whose battery needs to be replaced, starting in late January. "I have owned iPhones for years and I am very disappointed with the last IPhone 7, when I found out Apple was deliberately slowing down our phones", Michael, from Australia, wrote in a recent ConsumerAffairs post. (more...)
NASA collaborates with 'American Girl' to create aspiring astronaut doll NASA collaborates with 'American Girl' to create aspiring astronaut doll
- December 30, 2017

The Luciana Vega doll and its full product line, including STEM-inspired accessories and outfits, will launch on January 1, 2018 online, in physical retail stores, and trough American Girl's catalog. Megan McArthur Behnken , NASA Astronaut; and Maureen O'Brien, Manager of Strategic Alliances at NASA. The American Girl doll was revealed Thursday morning on Good Morning America . (more...)
Coastline Trust Co Sells 5390 Shares of Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- December 30, 2017

Hhr Asset Management Llc who had been investing in Sprouts Fmrs Mkt Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $3.26 billion market cap company. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, March 18 by Bernstein. On Tuesday, May 30 the stock rating was downgraded by Wedbush to "Hold". RBC Capital Markets has "Buy" rating and $179.0 target. (more...)
Chrome OS will soon support running Android apps in the background Chrome OS will soon support running Android apps in the background
- December 30, 2017

Once the Chrome OS upgrade takes effect, it will make "Android apps on Chrome feel less like a tacked-on feature, and more like a familiar and native aspect of the overall experience", a report said. But, in reality, using Android apps on a Chromebook isn't always great. However, there is no solid guarantee that Parallel Apps will make it to the final cut of Chrome OS 64. (more...)