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Asus Zenfone 4 specifications appear on GFXBench ahead of the launch Asus Zenfone 4 specifications appear on GFXBench ahead of the launch
- August 13, 2017

The handset is powered by an Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 SoC clocked at 2.2GHz. As a note: Asus already unveiled the ZenFone 4 Max in Russian Federation earlier this year, but this French leak suggests a model with the same name will be released globally. (more...)
Korean shares open lower amid escalating tensions over N. Korea Korean shares open lower amid escalating tensions over N. Korea
- August 13, 2017

S&P 500 e-minis were down 4.5 points, or 0.18 percent, with 209,543 contracts traded. The verbal escalation has been further fuelled on Friday by president Donald Trump, who has warned that if the north Korean leader attacked Guam, Pacific island and american territory, he " would regret ". (more...)
Motorola plans August 24th event; Moto X4 up next?
- August 13, 2017

Earlier we had some leaks showing us the Dual camera setup at the back of the Moto X4 and also the device had been spotted on various benchmarking sites. Meet the oft-rumored , as-yet unreleased Moto X4 , depicted by Brazil's telecom regulatory agency in some unflattering real-life snapshots and now rendered for the press once again. (more...)
Chelsea New Signing: The Critics Are Already Killing Me
- August 13, 2017

They've already got off to a good start with a 1-0 win in the Europa League. Finally, Diego Costa remains away from the squad following his public fallout with Antonio Conte and the club over the summer. Though his ACL injury has temporarily halted his development as a Chelsea star, there is no doubt that Zouma has the potential to become one of the best defenders in the world with the right coaching. (more...)
Recent Analysts' Ratings Changes for LG Display Co. (LPL) Recent Analysts' Ratings Changes for LG Display Co. (LPL)
- August 13, 2017

CLSA downgraded the shares of LPL in report on Friday, April 28 to "Underperform" rating. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of LG Display Co . The correct version of this piece of content can be read at https://transcriptdaily.com/2017/08/12/lg-display-co-ltd-lpl-downgraded-by-bidaskclub-updated.html. (more...)
CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL) Shares Bought by State Treasurer State of MI
- August 13, 2017

Ledyard National Bank now owns 7,340 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $173,000 after buying an additional 7,243 shares in the last quarter. CenturyLink's revenue was down 7.0% compared to the same quarter previous year. During the same period in the prior year, the firm earned $0.63 EPS. (more...)
Microsoft Surface devices fail on reliability Microsoft Surface devices fail on reliability
- August 13, 2017

The Consumer Report national center Research surveys Microsoft owners and their response was not so positive. The Surface Pro 4 and Surface Novel experienced problems with sleep reliability, and Consumer Reports asserts some people have problems starting up their devices or have experienced them freeze and shutdown. (more...)
Moto X4 press renders and complete specs hit the web
- August 12, 2017

Now a bunch of press renders have been leaked showcasing its final design schematics as well as revealing its complete specifications . There's no official word from the company about the launch of the device, nor any exact availability date for the customers residing in the US. (more...)
Xiaomi's MIUI has serious security flaws: eScan Xiaomi's MIUI has serious security flaws: eScan
- August 12, 2017

It sports a 5.5-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen screen with 1,080x1,920 pixels (401 ppi pixel density), powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor, runs an Android Marshmallow operating system, and storage can be expanded up to 128GB via microSD card. (more...)
Arsenal Confident Ozil Will Sign New Huge Deal Arsenal Confident Ozil Will Sign New Huge Deal
- August 12, 2017

The news and rumours surrounding both Ozil and Sanchez' future with the club could become distracting as the club enter their 2017/18 campaign, and it's imperative that the Gunners focus on securing their Champions League spot with a top four finish instead. (more...)
For Honor Free Weekend Starts Today For Honor Free Weekend Starts Today
- August 12, 2017

This can be the case in the future and indeed the Xbox One X and the PS4 Pro can have these effects. Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter believes the PS4 and PS4 Pro will receive price cuts to entice new fans. The problem is; we're talking to console gamers. By introducing the PS4 Pro and the Xbox One X, both Microsoft and Sony have made it possible to lower the prices of their base consoles such as the normal PS4 and the Xbox One, at least that's what Turtle Beach believes. (more...)
Coeur Mining, Inc. (NYSE:CDE) Closed Significantly Below Its 50 Day Average
- August 12, 2017

Blackrock Grp Inc Inc Ltd has invested 0% in Coeur Mining Inc (NYSE: CDE ). A 5 analysts rate it as either a buy or a strong buy, while 0 believe that investors should either steer clear of (NYSE:CDE) or, if they already own its stock, sell it. (more...)
Facebook Covertly Launches Mobile App in China Facebook Covertly Launches Mobile App in China
- August 12, 2017

It was unclear if China's various internet regulators were aware of the app's existence, the Times said. The director of the company, a woman named Zhang Jingmei, appeared in a photo of a meeting between Facebook and the Shanghai government, sitting next to Facebook executive Wang-Li Moser, indicating she is likely associated with the company, the report added. (more...)
Google Camera version 4.4 update adds double-tap to zoom, new buttons Google Camera version 4.4 update adds double-tap to zoom, new buttons
- August 12, 2017

The previous version introduced front-facing selfie flash (thanks to a full white display that flashes right before taking the shot), and this one comes with a few new features and changes, a lot of them quite hard to notice. If you aren't keen on the new camera and video buttons, you can still use the old gesture of swiping left and right to activate and deactivate the video mode. (more...)
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNPS) Given Average Recommendation of "Buy" by Analysts
- August 12, 2017

Also, Chairman Geus Aart De unloaded 264,000 stocks of the shares in a trade on early Fri, May 19th. About 59,351 shares traded. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) has risen 24.16% since August 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Moreover, Advantus Mngmt has 0.03% invested in Synopsys , Inc. Shares for $2.84M were sold by Pham Trac. Cubist Systematic Strategies invested in 58,406 shares. (more...)
Elon Musk's AI bot beats world-class gamers at Dota 2 Elon Musk's AI bot beats world-class gamers at Dota 2
- August 12, 2017

In a promo video shown before the match we see the bot besting some of the game's top players, including Evil Genius' cores Arteezy and Sumail . Dota 1v1 is a complex game with hidden information. "Our bot has learned-entirely via self-play-to predict where other players will move, to improvise in response to unfamiliar situations, and how to influence the other player's allied units to help it succeed", added the OpenAI blog. (more...)
Samsung's next fitness device, Gear Sport, pops up in FCC filing Samsung's next fitness device, Gear Sport, pops up in FCC filing
- August 12, 2017

This should be a FAIR indicator of the name of the device as it heads to the production floor. Most of the features of this Samsung Gear Sport are missing from this FCC entry, but the documents do list both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity. (more...)
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Announces Closed Beta Dates And A New Fighter Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Announces Closed Beta Dates And A New Fighter
- August 12, 2017

Registration is currently open till August 20th so sign up now for a chance to get in. The Dissidia Final Fantasy NT beta will run from August 25 until September 3, and you can sign up here if you're from North or South America, or right here if you're from Europe or Australia. (more...)
(NYSE:RS) Stake Decreased by Retirement Systems of Alabama
- August 12, 2017

Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 83.28% of the company's stock. Wellington Management Group LLP raised its position in Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.by 42.6% in the first quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company earned $1.36 earnings per share. Company's for the quarter end, revenue was upwards of 12.3% compared with the same period in the prior year. (more...)
Kisner, Olesen lead as Spieth laments putting woes at PGA Championship Kisner, Olesen lead as Spieth laments putting woes at PGA Championship
- August 12, 2017

Meanwhile, there was misery for Phil Mickelson, who recorded a miserable round of 79. Mickelson said his split with Bones hasn't caused his game to desert him, for he's hitting all the shots, after all. At least part of that proficiency is a credit to Kisner's driving accuracy - 21 of 28 fairways hit - but mostly it's been his ability to temper an admittedly aggressive instinct. (more...)
Analysts Set Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ:CTRL) PT at $19.17
- August 12, 2017

Maxim Group initiated coverage on Control4 Corporation in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. On May 1 the stock rating was downgraded from "Buy" to "Hold" and a price target of $13.00 was set in a report from Canaccord Genuity. The insider Cashen Susan sold 1,768 shares worth $32,089. Following the transaction, the insider now owns 26,795 shares of the company's stock, valued at approximately $477,218.95. (more...)
Android O Will Be Last Major Update For OnePlus 3, 3T Android O Will Be Last Major Update For OnePlus 3, 3T
- August 12, 2017

OnePlus's Community Manager and Head of Product answered several OnePlus 3/3T software related questions, during the Q&A they revealed the news. So there's been a surge in questions about software support for the OnePlus 3/3T on their forums and they chose to pool a few of them together for some answers. (more...)
Blackberry Limited (BBRY) — Trending Stock Buzz Blackberry Limited (BBRY) — Trending Stock Buzz
- August 12, 2017

Iridian Asset Management LLC CT boosted its stake in shares of BlackBerry Limited by 25.8% in the first quarter. Iridian Asset Management LLC CT now owns 26,338,893 shares of the company's stock valued at $204,126,000 after buying an additional 5,403,804 shares during the period. (more...)
Clark Estates Inc. NY Maintains Stake in United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)
- August 12, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Evercore Wealth Management Ltd reported 0% stake. Also, EVP Michael P. Bonds sold 9,971 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 9th. As per Thursday, February 4, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. On Friday, January 22 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with "Outperform". (more...)
Analysts Set Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (LGND) Price Target at $132.72
- August 12, 2017

Inogen Inc. (NASDAQ:INGN) was reduced too. The stock has "Neutral" rating by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, June 13. As per Wednesday, December 2, the company rating was maintained by UBS. Since February 27, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 7 insider sales for $11.11 million activity. Its last month's stock price volatility remained 2.44% which for the week stands at 2.31%. (more...)
Friedman Sells 6000 Shares of Amplify Snack Brands, inc
- August 12, 2017

The value of the total investment in Amplify Snack Brands, Inc . increased from $2,279,000 to $3,801,000 a change of 66.8% for the reporting period. Amplify Snack Brands Inc (NYSE:BETR) has declined 24.38% since August 10, 2016 and is downtrending. (more...)
Investment Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates for Huntsman Corporation (HUN)
- August 12, 2017

About 605,638 shares traded. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS) has declined 10.63% since August 10, 2016 and is downtrending. HUN has been the topic of several other reports. As per Tuesday, May 3, the company rating was maintained by Nomura. Many analysts have provided their estimated foresights on Huntsman Corporation Earnings, with 5 analysts believing the company would generate an Average Estimate of $0.45. (more...)
Parents urged to warn kids against deadly 'Hot Water Challenge' Parents urged to warn kids against deadly 'Hot Water Challenge'
- August 12, 2017

A new and unsafe trend has led children nationwide to suffer serious burns and, in at least one case, death. "Individuals are taking boiling water and throwing it on themselves", Donna McKinley, a mother who tracks potentially unsafe youth trends and speaks to parent groups, said . (more...)
Coolpad Cool Play 6 smartphone to launch in India on August 20 Coolpad Cool Play 6 smartphone to launch in India on August 20
- August 12, 2017

The event is named as " Live to Play " on Facebook. 20th Aug, waiting for the 6 Era. Coolpad Cool Play 6 was launched in China in May this year. Detailing on the Coolpad Cool Play 6 , the smartphone boasts a metal frame and features a dual-lens rear camera setup. Also on the photography front are other features including dual tone LED flash, a 6P lens, besides autofocus. (more...)
Person servers live for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds group games Person servers live for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds group games
- August 12, 2017

Last week, first person servers were introduced to the game, playable on both solo and duo queues. First-person mode has been available in the game for a while, but the introduction of these additional servers offers up an improved first-person experience and provides an easy option for gamers who prefer the first-person view. (more...)