Technology


Woodstock Corp Purchases 3280 Shares of Pfizer, Inc. (PFE)
- October 12, 2017

Jefferies maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, October 6 report. The rating was maintained by Mizuho on Friday, October 28 with "Buy". The firm earned "Buy" rating on Tuesday, September 13 by Jefferies. Rutabaga Capital Management Llc Ma, a Massachusetts-based fund reported 179,772 shares. The Return on Assets for Big Lots, Inc. Fruth Investment Management accumulated 15,310 shares or 0.24% of the stock. (more...)
Lawsuit filed against bump stock makers on behalf of Las Vegas victims Lawsuit filed against bump stock makers on behalf of Las Vegas victims
- October 12, 2017

The lawsuit alleges that Slide Fire Solutions - the best-known manufacturer of bump stocks - and others who manufacture, market and sell such devices were negligent in making them widely available. Bump stocks were found among the weapons used by Stephen Paddock as he shot from a Las Vegas casino high-rise October 1, killing 58 people at a concert and wounding hundreds. (more...)
Samsung launches 'Star Wars'-themed robot vacuum cleaners Samsung launches 'Star Wars'-themed robot vacuum cleaners
- October 12, 2017

The Darth Vader version comes made with custom premium materials - is meant to resemble the villain's all-black mask. There is one key difference that sets these models apart from the standard Samsung PowerBot vacuum, though - they come pre-loaded with Star Wars phrases and music that will play as they clean. (more...)
Razer's first smartphone is launching on November 1 Razer's first smartphone is launching on November 1
- October 12, 2017

Now, Nextbit-owned Razer has revealed it will announce something on 1 November. CEO Min-Linag Tan confirmed a few weeks ago that the company was planning a phone launch before the end of the year. Since Razer purchased Nextbit , rumours started swirling across the internet that Razer may be developing some sort of mobile gaming device. We aren't exactly sure how a smartphone is made for hardcore gamers , but it's Razer , so we're assuming rainbow colored LEDs with strobe effects and ... (more...)
Samsung Unveils Two ISOCELL Image Sensors for Smartphones Samsung Unveils Two ISOCELL Image Sensors for Smartphones
- October 12, 2017

Before Samsung announced the Galaxy Note 8 and its first ever dual camera system, it prepared the road by launching its imaging sensors into a distinct and marketable brand of its own: Samsung ISOCELL. It has a pixel size of 0.9 micrometers, which Samsung said is the first in the industry to be smaller than 1 micrometer. Dual Pixel technology employs two photodiodes in each and every pixel of the sensor instead of only one. (more...)
Andromeda will soon be free to play through EA and Origin Access Andromeda will soon be free to play through EA and Origin Access
- October 12, 2017

Generally, they tend to be either older games (relatively, anyway) or limited "Play First" trials, but Andromeda is neither-it's the full game, which is still listed on Origin for $40, the cost of eight months of Access. Create unique Sims, build their flawless home and help them pursue their dreams. Journey across the icy planet of Tau Volantis, overcoming the violent wilderness and an army of deadly enemies to save mankind from the impending apocalypse. (more...)
Amazing Stories takes a bite out of Apple Amazing Stories takes a bite out of Apple
- October 12, 2017

The budget for the series will be more than $5 million an episode, the WSJ reported , citing an executive involved in the project. While that's around half of what Game of Thrones costs, it's the same as what HBO spent on each episode of the excellent Boardwalk Empire. (more...)
Now Is the Time to Reconsider: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NAK)
- October 12, 2017

Leading up to this report, we have seen a -4.86% fall in the stock price over the last 30 days and a -81.78% decline over the past 3 months. The company now has an average volume of 2.71 Million. Its weekly performance showed upward trend of 11.49 percent. The measuring performance with long timeframe can help for taking more accurate investment decision that includes quarter, semi-annual and annual performance . (more...)
India beat Macau to qualify for 2019 AFC Asian Cup India beat Macau to qualify for 2019 AFC Asian Cup
- October 12, 2017

Playing in rain with puddles of water giving trouble to players, India had two early chances in the second and fourth minutes. It was Macau's first goal of the tournament, after conceding eight, and also the first one India had conceded in the final round of qualifiers. (more...)
Melania Responds to Ivana Trump's Comment That She's the Real First Lady Melania Responds to Ivana Trump's Comment That She's the Real First Lady
- October 11, 2017

And given her team's pointed message at Ivana's apparent dig, it wouldn't be a stretch to speculate that Melania was sending a message about legitimacy with this outfit-after all, we know she's not one for subtly when it comes to the fashion she wears while in office. (more...)
Pornhub Users Targeted With Malware Laden Ads Pornhub Users Targeted With Malware Laden Ads
- October 11, 2017

Ad networks offer sophisticated filtering to vendors, and hackers are increasingly using these, combined with intelligent social engineering, to hijack the advertising inventories that give them access to very popular websites where they can then target people operating specific software with certain vulnerabilities. (more...)
Apple reportedly partnering with LG for folding iPhone Apple reportedly partnering with LG for folding iPhone
- October 11, 2017

An unnamed industry source claims production on the new foldable OLED display for the foldable iPhone could start in 2020. Apple usually starts a new phone project a year before launch, sharing key features, including the panel, with suppliers. (more...)
Tech's Evolution! Blackberry Officially Announces The New Motion Smartphone Tech's Evolution! Blackberry Officially Announces The New Motion Smartphone
- October 11, 2017

The handset is now available for pre-orders with UAE being the first country where customers can pre-order the BlackBerry Motion. At first glance, BlackBerry Motion appears to be a variant of the BlackBerry KEYone smartphone, but without a physical keyboard, which is a bit unusual for a BlackBerry phone. (more...)
BMW X5 and X6 special editions debut BMW X5 and X6 special editions debut
- October 11, 2017

Softer Merino leather seats are also available, although you'll have to pay extra if you want these. The BMW X5 Special Edition and X6 M Sport Edition will be available at BMW's United Kingdom dealers from December. This last item comprises 20-inch alloy wheels, an M Sport steering wheel, adaptive M suspension, an "M" bodykit, all-round parking sensors and a more sporting setup for the automatic gearbox. (more...)
Intel ships first 17 qubit chip to Dutch researchers Intel ships first 17 qubit chip to Dutch researchers
- October 11, 2017

To help advance these efforts, Intel has designed a chip that holds 17 superconducting quantum bits, or qubits , and is working with research partners in the Netherlands to test ways to make it perform computational tasks. It has demonstrated circuit blocks for an integrated cryogenic CMOS control system, spin qubit fabrication on a 300mm process and packaging for superconducting qubits. (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey trailer is a Broadway musical Super Mario Odyssey trailer is a Broadway musical
- October 11, 2017

If Super Mario had a musical, what would it be like? Super Mario Odyssey releases for Nintendo Switch on October 27th alongside a brand new hardware bundle, which includes a digital download copy of the game and Mario-themed red Joy-Cons. (more...)
Will Smith, Tom Holland to star in animated movie 'Spies in Disguise' Will Smith, Tom Holland to star in animated movie 'Spies in Disguise'
- October 11, 2017

It's all based on Lucas Martell's short animated film Pigeon: Impossible , which you can find at the bottom of the page. Take a look at the first two photos from Spies In Disguise below. Nick Bruno ( Epic , The Peanuts Movie ) will direct and Troy Quane (story artist on Ice Age: Collision Course and Ferdinand ) will co-direct. (more...)
AtriCure, Inc. (ATRC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Canaccord Genuity
- October 11, 2017

The SI to Atricure Incorporated's float is 8.12%. 03/02/2015 - AtriCure, Inc. was downgraded to "underperform" by analysts at Zacks. (NASDAQ:ATRC) has risen 53.35% since October 11, 2016 and is uptrending. Since May 5, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 sales for $1.68 million activity. Shares for $1.24 million were sold by Seith Douglas J . The insider Hooven Michael D sold $220,800. (more...)
Motorola announces new Diwali offer with flat discounts on four smartphones
- October 11, 2017

The offer starts from October 14 and will last until October 21. Moto E4 , which is originally priced at Rs 8,999, is being offered at Rs 8,199 after a small discount. Buyers of its phones can get up to 100GB extra 4G data for free, but more details in this regard have not been revealed yet. On the other hand, the metal-clad Moto M features a 5.5-inch full-HD display, a MediaTek Helio P15 octa-core CPU backed by Android Marshmallow OS (Nougat update released), 3GB/4GB RAM, 32GB/64GB ... (more...)
MINI introduces special edition 1499 GT model MINI introduces special edition 1499 GT model
- October 11, 2017

Despite looks which shout "JCW", all this limited edition MINI - just 1499 are being built for the United Kingdom market - gets is a de-tuned 1.5 litre three-pot engine delivering a non-sporty 101bhp. The styling pack includes JCW front and rear bumpers, side skirts and a split level spoiler. Interior features include John Cooper Works Sports seats in Dinamica and leather and JCW badges, a JCW steering wheel in perforated leather with Chilli Red stitching and multi-function controls. (more...)
ZTE announces Blade Force for Boost Mobile ZTE announces Blade Force for Boost Mobile
- October 11, 2017

The smartphone comes with a 5.5-inch IPS 720p HD display with screen resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. So for the one who is looking for a budget-friendly phone with HPUE ( High-Performance User Equipment) ZTE Blade Force is the right choice for you. (more...)
Component shortages to hurt PC market until end of 2018 - Gartner Component shortages to hurt PC market until end of 2018 - Gartner
- October 11, 2017

The shipments fell 3.6% globally in the third quarter of 2017, when compared with shipment numbers for the same quarter in 2016-69.51 million units to 67 million units. Gartner concluded that Lenovo is putting more emphasis on profitability than market share gain. Dell's worldwide PC shipments were slightly down compared to the same period in 2016, as it registered its first year-over-year shipment decline since the first quarter of 2016. (more...)
Google Pixel 2 could become your best filmmaking tool Google Pixel 2 could become your best filmmaking tool
- October 11, 2017

This irresistible offering consists in T-mobile offering a $325 discount if they join their network with one of Google's upcoming smartphones . Purchasing Google's new products wasn't an option at the Pop Ups. If you recall, T-mobile offered a minor discount for the monthly bills. The Google Pixel 2 (and 2 XL) have the same camera , a 12.2MP sensor with 1.4μm pixel size. (more...)
Kolhan: Petrol pumps to remain closed on Oct 13 Kolhan: Petrol pumps to remain closed on Oct 13
- October 11, 2017

The front, which also warned of indefinite strike from October 27 if their demands were not met, represents around 54,000 bunkers belonging to the All-India Petroleum Traders, All-India Petroleum Dealers Association and Consortium of Indian Petroleum Dealers. (more...)
How to Prevent OnePlus Phones from Collecting User Information Without Knowledge How to Prevent OnePlus Phones from Collecting User Information Without Knowledge
- October 11, 2017

According to Christopher Moore , who spotted the transmission, the Chinese company was collecting details such as phone number, IMEI number, mobile serial number, MAC address, mobile network names, and battery status more. The second stream is device information, which we collect to provide better after-sales support. But then, OnePlus says that the information that they collect is safe on their servers. (more...)
Russian hackers reportedly found using Kaspersky software
- October 11, 2017

The report said the Israelis had gained the information about Russian hackers using Kaspersky's products to scan USA systems from a break-in into Kaspersky's systems back in 2014. Officials at the National Security Agency and the CIA have said they never used Kaspersky software for precisely that reason. Kaspersky Lab headquarters in Moscow. (more...)
Microsoft Admits Windows Phone is Dead
- October 11, 2017

In a series of tweets , Joe Belfiore , corporate vice-president for Windows 10 at Microsoft , said that the Windows OS will only help with bug fixes and security updates for existing users. All this is a far cry from the 2010 Mobile World Congress when Steve Ballmer took to the stage to present Microsoft's Windows Phone 7, which launched that fall. (more...)
Bandipora encounter: Two militants and two security force personnel killed Bandipora encounter: Two militants and two security force personnel killed
- October 11, 2017

The Air Force Garud commandos were with the army for operational experience and training. "As the forces were closing in, the hiding terrorists fired upon them around 5 am, resulting in injuries to jawans". Police sources said at least one more soldier was also injured in the encounter in Paribal village. Earlier on Monday, top Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist, Khalid was killed by security forces in North Kashmir's Ladoora area. (more...)
Here's How You'll Upgrade Games To 4K On The Xbox One X Here's How You'll Upgrade Games To 4K On The Xbox One X
- October 11, 2017

The Kinect adapter, for either the S or X models, can be purchased on the Microsoft Store for $54.95. When the Xbox One S launched it did so without a port for the maligned peripheral though at launch people could get an adaptor with the console for a limited time. (more...)
Kim Jong-un hails North Korea's nuclear programme Kim Jong-un hails North Korea's nuclear programme
- October 11, 2017

Park, who helped organise the 1994 and 2010 trips to North Korea , said he had communicated to Pyongyang Carter's wish to lead a United States delegation to the country. "It is at the stage where we can build the bombs at any time". North Korean officials have previously called some of Trump's comments and tweets declarations of war. (more...)