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Open pre-order the new iPhone
- September 16, 2017

The retailer has even the first iPhone 8 deals available on bestbuy.com . The iPhone 8 Plus's dual cameras mean it gets a handful of new Portrait Mode options, which mimic professional lighting effects. Apple has also already made it clear in the fine print that Series 3 users won't be able to use the Apple Watch cellular services when roaming in a foreign country, although this limitation is related to incompatibility of eSIM and "NumberShare" technology with roaming services. (more...)
Google allowed anti-Semitic, racist, ad targeting, report says Google allowed anti-Semitic, racist, ad targeting, report says
- September 16, 2017

BuzzFeed reportedly started an ad campaign targeting hateful phrases before they were pulled offline by Google. BuzzFeed reports that the Google advertising platform let advertisers target ads to people typing racist and bigoted terms into its search bar. (more...)
Richard Branson laments damage caused by Hurricane Irma on his island Richard Branson laments damage caused by Hurricane Irma on his island
- September 16, 2017

Thousands were left without power from the massive storm surges and 185 miles per hour winds on their way to wreak havoc in Key West and South Florida . The government will soon add to its initial $42 million earmark, he said. "For Saint Martin and Saint Bart, the holiday season looks very compromised", said Jean-Pierre Mas, chairman of French travel agency federation SNAV. (more...)
Fiat Chrysler (Jeep) hikes prices by up to Rs 6.4 lakh Fiat Chrysler (Jeep) hikes prices by up to Rs 6.4 lakh
- September 16, 2017

Hyundai Motors India Limited (HMIL) has increased prices of all the models under the above-specified categories. Price increase on imported Jeep model will range from Rs 2.75 lakh to Rs 6.4 lakh, it added. In the last one week carmakers like Toyota Kirloskar Motors and Honda Cars India have notified their customers about the increase in price. The company has increased the price of its mid-sized sedan City between Rs 7,003 and Rs 18,791 depending on various variants. (more...)
Comparing Comerica Incorporated (CMA) and Home Bancshares, Inc. (Conway, AR) (HOMB)
- September 16, 2017

The fund owned 281,869 shares of the financial services provider's stock after selling 108,586 shares during the period. A number of other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the stock. If you are reading this report on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of USA & worldwide copyright legislation. (more...)
IPhone 8 And 8 Plus Delivery Dates Start Slipping In The UK IPhone 8 And 8 Plus Delivery Dates Start Slipping In The UK
- September 16, 2017

All three new phones will have a faster A11 processor. Spark customers who bought an iPhone 7 model on a 24-month payment plan a year ago could pay $149 to trade in their iPhone for the latest version. The handset will be available to pre-order on September 15 with shipping to start on September 22. This plan comes with 10GB of data. They feature incremental upgrades, most of which you won't be even able to notice. (more...)
The price of AppleCare+ coverage for iPhone Plus models has increased The price of AppleCare+ coverage for iPhone Plus models has increased
- September 16, 2017

Whether you choose to look at the iPhone X as "forward thinking" and groundbreaking, as Apple CEO Tim Cook flamboyantly claimed on stage at the company's latest keynote event , or just an Android trend follower , the "all screen" device definitely has a multitude of things going for it. (more...)
Apple confirms a way to stop cops and robbers abusing Face ID
- September 16, 2017

TrueDepth stems from Apple's 2013 acquisition of 3D sensing company PrimeSense, which developed the 3D sensor used in the original Xbox Kinect from Microsoft. So, squeezing the buttons on both sides of iPhone X disables Face ID . Other than FaceID , the iPhone X touts its 5.8-inch edge-to-edge OLED Super Retina display. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) - An Eye on Volume Pattern
- September 16, 2017

It also reduced Alleghany Corp (NYSE:Y) stake by 700 shares and now owns 764 shares. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 19.0% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Canaccord Genuity restated a "buy" rating on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a research note on Saturday, June 3rd. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 16. (more...)
Walmart Plans to Open New Home Office in Bentonville Walmart Plans to Open New Home Office in Bentonville
- September 16, 2017

Walmart's new headquarters will be constructed on the east side of J Street near Central Avenue and Arkansas 102, the company said. An estimated cost has not yet been established. "This has been contemplated for a number of years", Hargrove said. More collaboration, more speed. "For some time now, we've been concerned that this ad hoc office network actually inhibits our ability to compete in the rapidly changing retail landscape", Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon wrote in a note to employees on ... (more...)
Get a Charizard in Pokemon Sun and Moon by visiting Target Get a Charizard in Pokemon Sun and Moon by visiting Target
- September 16, 2017

It comes holding a Red Card which removes your opponent's Pokémon from battle and switches it with a random one in their party if Charizard is attacked. Participating Target stores will be hosting a small event for fans to pick up a code card. The Charizard game code giveaway only lasts until October 14th, so you don't have much time to grab one. (more...)
US Government Confronts Apple On Face ID Mishap
- September 16, 2017

According to an email he sent to a designer, gripping buttons on both sides of the iPhone X will disable Face ID , a feature that could come in handy in distress situations. To summarize: That's no facial recognition technology, but an extra color choice (not a bad trade-off, especially for those feeling uncertain about Face ID in the first place). (more...)
Destiny 2: Bungie explains why white supremacist symbol was in the game Destiny 2: Bungie explains why white supremacist symbol was in the game
- September 16, 2017

Design elements belonging to sports teams and the chevrons which denote player classes were also referenced in the design, Dague added. "Although the design wasn't emulative of the meme in question, the armour piece was eventually flagged by another team responsible for reviewing content for cultural, geographical, and other sensitive issues". (more...)
Cuomo to assess Irma damage in US Virgin Islands
- September 16, 2017

Cuomo's office says the governor will travel with an assessment team from his administration. We have a special connection with NY, as more US Virgin Islands residents list their place of birth as NY than any other state in the nation. More US Virgin Islands residents list their place of birth as NY than any other state in the nation. The partnership is supported by more than $10 million in funding to offer legal assistance and representation to immigrants in NY, regardless of their status, ... (more...)
Lenovo launches four Tablets under Tab 4 Series with 4G LTE support Lenovo launches four Tablets under Tab 4 Series with 4G LTE support
- September 16, 2017

Here is the complete information regarding the pricing and availability of the same. Now the company has officially announced the Lenovo Tab 4 10 device in India. "The dual cameras work seamlessly together, allowing users to take photographs with unbelievable depth of field (up to virtual DSLR-equivalent F/1.2), making it one of the best cameras in its class. (more...)
Alliancebernstein LP Decreases Stake in Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)
- September 16, 2017

Electronic Arts Inc now has $36.96B valuation. The stock decreased 0.67% or $0.81 during the last trading session, reaching $119.6. The Stock now has a Weekly Volatility of 1.92% and Monthly Volatility of 2.12%. Hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Whittier Of Nevada Incorporated, Nevada-based fund reported 766 shares. Comml Bank Of Montreal Can reported 359,790 shares. (more...)
What do Insider Trends Have to Say About QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)? What do Insider Trends Have to Say About QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)?
- September 15, 2017

QUALCOMM Incorporated ( QCOM ) received active focus from Investors and it has been traded on front line. It has outperformed by 40.77% the S&P500. Fort Lp increased Taro Pharmaceutical Inds Ltd (NYSE:TARO) stake by 8,570 shares to 157,584 valued at $16.59M in 2016Q4. (more...)
Vodafone announces iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus pre-order prices Vodafone announces iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus pre-order prices
- September 15, 2017

Only one mobile phone operator deal came close to offering better value for money: Sky Mobile charges an up-front fee of £99, with a monthly cost of £37 for the first 12 months and £28 for the second 12 months - a total outlay of £879. Prospective buyers can place their iPhone 8 pre-orders via Apple's online store or via Apple Store app. So, let's forget about those three 800-pound telcorillas for a moment, and take in the fact that Virgin Mobile has done something the other three ... (more...)
Volvo XC40 SUV Revealed Unintentionally Volvo XC40 SUV Revealed Unintentionally
- September 15, 2017

Ahead of the September 21 release, Volvo's operation in Hungary accidentally published a promotional video for the car-which was spotted by paultan.organd elsewhere. Volvo said it wanted to deliver a more "youthful" spirit to the vehicle, based off its Compact Modular Architecture. A plug-in hybrid variant that pairs the three-cylinder motor to an electric motor and sends power via a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission will be offered at a later date. (more...)
Street View comes to Google Earth VR Street View comes to Google Earth VR
- September 15, 2017

The app is adding Street View into the app so that users can easily transition between 3D satellite views and 360 camera captures on the ground level. Google recommends visiting Croatia and the AT&T Park in San Francisco as fun places to start. Google Earth VR gives you the ability to flyover the Grand Canyon, explore the streets of Tokyo, head to Paris to see the Eiffel Tower, discover the hidden gems of the Amazon rainforest and much much more. (more...)
Tetra Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:TTI) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume Tetra Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:TTI) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume
- September 15, 2017

GGP Inc. (NYSE:GGP)'s stock on Tuesday traded at beginning with a price of $21.55 and when day-trade ended the stock finally moved down -1.95% to reach at $21.17. The insider BATES THOMAS R JR bought $47,244. The profit margin measures the amount of net income earned with each dollar's worth of revenue. Netscout Sys Inc (NASDAQ:NTCT) was reduced too. (more...)
Google will unify mobile and desktop autoplay behavior in Chrome 64 Google will unify mobile and desktop autoplay behavior in Chrome 64
- September 15, 2017

From January 2018, with Chrome 64, autoplay will work only when either there's no sound in the video or the user has shown interest in the clip. According to the browser's developer notes , it means tapping or clicking somewhere on the site during the browsing session, adding the site to the homescreen on a mobile phone, or frequently playing media on the site. (more...)
Experts Address Questions, Concerns After Equifax Hack Experts Address Questions, Concerns After Equifax Hack
- September 15, 2017

Anyone in the USA who has a bank account or who ever had a auto loan or mortgage is likely affected by the Equifax hack , and sensitive information such as name, address, Social Security number and driver's license number may have been exposed to hackers. (more...)
Agenus Inc Stock in 2016 Q4 Driven by Institutional Investors
- September 15, 2017

During the session shares traded on below-average volume. BioTelemetry, Inc. (NASDAQ:BEAT) has risen 87.79% since September 14, 2016 and is uptrending. Agenus presently has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $5.88. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, August 3 by Jefferies. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 coming soon to India: Expected pricing and availability Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 coming soon to India: Expected pricing and availability
- September 15, 2017

The new Mi Note 3 sports a Snapdragon 660 processor , 6GB RAM , and 64GB or 128GB onboard storage . After six consecutive quarters of shrinking sales in Greater China, Apple needs a new product to revive its flagging fortunes in the world's largest market for mobile phones, where as many as 2.33 billion devices were in circulation past year, according to data by the Internet Society of China. (more...)
21 million users fall victim to second Google Android malware attack 21 million users fall victim to second Google Android malware attack
- September 15, 2017

Less than a day after a report from RiskIQ Inc. found that app stores fail at providing protection to consumers, Google Play has proved its second place spot on the risky list in a massive new Android app malware outbreak. "Most users grant these permissions without thinking, especially when installing an app from a trustworthy source such as Google Play", Check Point researchers Elena Root, Andrey Polkovnichenko and Bohdan Melnykov wrote. (more...)
Facebook is Testing 'Snooze' Feature to Mute News Feed Updates Temporarily Facebook is Testing 'Snooze' Feature to Mute News Feed Updates Temporarily
- September 15, 2017

In an effort to let us manage what we see and what we don't, Facebook is testing a new feature called " Snooze ". Snooze could be particularly helpful to people with larger social networking circles who could now decide exactly whom to keep out from their News Feed and for how long. (more...)
Bungie investigating PS4 crash reports, MIDA Mini-Tool quest problems Bungie investigating PS4 crash reports, MIDA Mini-Tool quest problems
- September 15, 2017

Level 20 guardians will need to look for the navy blue icons on the Nessus map, which indicate Failsafe specific quests. Once you complete the quest, My Captain, you will be rewarded with a Relic of the Golden Age and the Legendary Sidearm called the Drang. (more...)
Global Industrial Smart Motor Market 2017 - HSD, Lenze, Moog, Servotronix Motion
- September 15, 2017

Finally, Antacid Market report is the believable source for gaining the market research that will exponentially accelerate your business. The report also examines the several policies that regulate processes in this global industry, specifically, the ones that are now active, along with an analysis of the top news stories about the global SaaS-based CRM Software Sales industry. (more...)
WatchOS 4 comes to Apple Watch on September 19 WatchOS 4 comes to Apple Watch on September 19
- September 15, 2017

To go along with this new addition, Apple announced the Apple Heart Study to look at irregular heart rhythms using data from the Apple Watch and in partnership with Stanford medicine. It will also notify users when it detects an elevated heart rate during periods of rest. This gen-next watch comes with cellular support! Apple begrudgingly started to support non-Apple apps and services on the Apple TV with the launch of tvOS on the most recent 1080p Apple TV two years ago. (more...)