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Generation 3 Pokemon seemingly confirmed for 'Pokemon Go' Halloween event Generation 3 Pokemon seemingly confirmed for 'Pokemon Go' Halloween event
- October 17, 2017

But as soon as the APK made its way online, members of The Silph Road community tore into the code and found multiple changes leading them to believe that the first Generation 3 Pokemon will be in the game soon. Will the introduction of these five Pokemon usher in a whole new batch of Pokemon from Gen III? This is the fourth "costumed" Pikachu we've seen in Pokemon Go , joining Pikachu wearing a Santa cap, a birthday cap, and Ash Ketchum's hat from the anime. (more...)
Apple iPhone X Shipments Begin, First Batch Pegged at 46500 Units Apple iPhone X Shipments Begin, First Batch Pegged at 46500 Units
- October 17, 2017

If you believe new data from China, the first batch of iPhone X ready and she went to the Netherlands and the UAE through the global Zhengzhou Xinzheng worldwide airport and Pudong global airport. Of course, we've known for quite some time that iPhone X availability would be limited at launch; however this morning's report gives us a pretty good idea of what we can truly expect moving into the holiday season and beyond. (more...)
Umb Bank NA/mo Modifies Its Ownership in Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Stock
- October 17, 2017

About 4.54 million shares traded. AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE:AME) has risen 27.71% since October 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 22.53% the S&P500. Bbr Partners Llc owns 684,640 shares or 8.38% of their United States portfolio. Pittenger Anderson accumulated 900 shares or 0% of the stock. The Twin Tree Management Lp holds 144,700 shares with $8.33M value, down from 201,500 last quarter. (more...)
Official Destiny 2 PC Launch Trailer Released Official Destiny 2 PC Launch Trailer Released
- October 17, 2017

To celebrate the impending launch of the PC version, Bungie has just released a new launch trailer that puts all the focus on the game's stunning visuals. The footage for the trailer is a lot more cinematic than what you'll typically see in-game (which is what you'd expect given the lack of a HUD in the trailer), but, if you've got a PC that can run it, it should look pretty similar. (more...)
Chrome is getting built-in antivirus on Windows
- October 17, 2017

The new features didn't excite some users, though. It's important to note that this app is created to only get rid of software that affects the browsing experience. Google Chrome might be the most popular web browser in the world, but it has always been criticized for the app bloat that has accumulated over the years and its negative impact on resources and battery life . (more...)
Mobile, Sprint plan merger without selling assets
- October 17, 2017

Although there is some speculation that the regulatory environment for big-ticket telecom mergers may have softened under President Donald Trump and new FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, a deal could still face considerable hurdles. The report notes that if the merger would happen, it would create about 130 million wireless customers, putting a combined T-Mobile/Sprint just behind Verizon and AT&T who have roughly 146 million and 134 million customers respectively. (more...)
South Park: The Fractured But Whole and More South Park: The Fractured But Whole and More
- October 17, 2017

However it was not without its flaws ranging from some technical issues to monotonous combat system. Like its predecessor, The Stick of Truth , Fractured but Whole puts players in the role of the New Kid, who moves into South Park and joins a superhero team with Cartman and other South Park mainstays. (more...)
Atlus released a free Shin Megami Tensei Metroidvania game
- October 17, 2017

As such, we strongly suggest getting it while you still can. Atlus recently showed off a side-scroller game featuring Jack Frost and Jack-o'-Lantern as a made-up game, but it's been revealed as Shin Megami Tensei: Synchronicity Prologue , and it is available now for free. (more...)
Google Photos can now recognize your pets Google Photos can now recognize your pets
- October 17, 2017

Just the way it recognizes human faces. The "People" section where you now see all of the faces Photos has identified in your library is appropriately being renamed 'People & Pets.' Here, your dogs and/or cats will show up among your friends and family; they're not separated, adding to the feeling that your pets are your family. (more...)
United Kingdom lawmaker gets involved in loot-box controversy United Kingdom lawmaker gets involved in loot-box controversy
- October 17, 2017

Last week, game rating boards across the world washed their hands of responsibility at the growing concern that loot boxes are a form of gambling by stating that the classification isn't up to them. Despite the lack of legal grounding in the United Kingdom to suggest that loot boxes are gambling, Daniel Zeichner , the MP for Cambridge, asked Karen Bradley how she planned on "protecting vulnerable adults and children from illegal gambling, in-game gambling and loot boxes within computer ... (more...)
Star Wars Battlefront II PlayStation 4 Bundles Announced Star Wars Battlefront II PlayStation 4 Bundles Announced
- October 16, 2017

These include the signature icons for the Galactic Empire and the Resistance in either corner in off-white, but featured in red in the middle is that of the Inferno Squad. The bundle includes a customized Playstation 4 Pro 1TB system with Imperial and Rebel emblems, and a matching controller. The Limited Edition Star Wars Battlefront II PS4 Pro bundle will be made available across the USA and Canada on November 14 for $449.99 USD/$549.99 CAD. (more...)
Apple Moves To 'Face ID' For All 2018 Phones Apple Moves To 'Face ID' For All 2018 Phones
- October 16, 2017

Apparently, Apple's choice of supplier had something to do with its rivalry with the Galaxy phone maker and concerns over leaking. The company has a market cap of $823.13 billion, a P/E ratio of 18.09 and a beta of 1.27. The original version of this story can be viewed at https://weekherald.com/2017/10/16/angela-j-ahrendts-sells-63388-shares-of-apple-inc-aapl-stock.html. (more...)
Get a closer look at Resident Evil 7 biohazard's DLC Get a closer look at Resident Evil 7 biohazard's DLC
- October 16, 2017

After being left behind at the Baker estate, there was not much else known about the fate of Zoe, but this DLC looks to explore that cliffhanger. Not a Hero features the return of Resident Evil fan favorite and veteran BSAA soldier Chris Redfield. (more...)
Samsung Unveils Connect Tag Based On Cellular IoT Tech Samsung Unveils Connect Tag Based On Cellular IoT Tech
- October 16, 2017

In order to build upon its IoT ecosystem, Samsung has made the Connect Tag compatible with SmartThings , which means it will work in conjunction with other IoT devices. The Connect Tag measures 4.21 centimeters in width and 1.19 centimeters in thickness and is IP68 rated for water and dust resistance. Consumers can use it for various purposes like tracking their young child to know the whereabouts, tracking their dog so it won't go missing and more. (more...)
Doom gets November release date for Nintendo Switch Doom gets November release date for Nintendo Switch
- October 16, 2017

Nintendo has announced through its Twitter account that the game will be dropping for Nintendo Switch on November 10, 2017. This includes all of the difficulty modes for anybody keen for a challenge. The signs are looking good for Skyrim on Nintendo Switch, which was recently praised by Eurogamer . Now Nintendo Switch fans are going to be able to get in on that same awesome action, though the game obviously won't look or run as well on the Switch compared to the more powerful platforms. (more...)
Airtel offers iPhone 7 for Rs 7777; read the fine print
- October 16, 2017

Country's largest telco Bharti Airtel on Monday open its own digital store, integrated in its website, to sell latest smartphones and distribute them with various bundled plans. The monthly instalments include the postpaid connection benefits that the telecom major is bundling along with the device . Customers opting for the iPhone 7 128GB variant have to pay a down payment of Rs. (more...)
Charlotte Hawkins eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing Charlotte Hawkins eliminated from Strictly Come Dancing
- October 16, 2017

When I was judging world talent shows, this wasn't happening. Neither confirming or denying the rumours, Charlotte brushed past the questions insisting they should speak to him directly. But we forget what it must feel like when the magical experience comes to an end and Charlotte Hawkins certainly showed the emotion she felt on live TV as she reminisced with Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid . (more...)
Huawei Y6 Pro launched: Price, features and more
- October 16, 2017

The new Huawei handset brandishes a metal body and conveys different changes contrasted with the Y6 (2017) cell phone which was revealed not long ago. On the software front (OS), the Huawei Y6 Pro (2017 ) runs company's proprietary EMUI 5.1 custom UI skin, based on Google's Android 7.0 Nougat operating system. (more...)
Razer smartphone image leaked: Shows off Design and Dual-Camera Razer smartphone image leaked: Shows off Design and Dual-Camera
- October 16, 2017

However, it shows shows a user holding a smartphone-sized device in a landscape mode. Some of its hyped features include the ability to manage and offload data in the cloud. The handset will also feature a display which measures 5.7 inches and comes with a Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. As we heard last week the focus of this new smartphone will be gaming and it comes with specifications which are ideal for gaming. (more...)
Windows 10 data collection breaks Dutch privacy laws Windows 10 data collection breaks Dutch privacy laws
- October 16, 2017

The other main point of interest here is the fact that Microsoft is only bringing a limited portion of the overall Fluent UI to Windows 10 with the Fall Creators Update , namely the Acrylic (blur/transparency) and Reveal (buttons being outlined, or icons revealed when the cursor hovers over something) effects. (more...)
KRACK: Researcher discovers flaws in WPA2 authentication
- October 16, 2017

Avoid public Wi-Fi at all costs. But the researchers said that the flaw could be "catastrophic" against a certain version of Linux, and "exceptionally devastating" to devices running Android 6.0 and above. Each time it receives this message, it will reinstall the same encryption key, and thereby reset the incremental transmit packet number (nonce) and receive replay counter used by the encryption protocol. (more...)
Xiaomi Note 5 leaks: Here's what we know Xiaomi Note 5 leaks: Here's what we know
- October 16, 2017

The smartphone will launch alongside Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus. Several key details of the entry-level Redmi 5A have ended up on the net because of a leaked promo poster. We can expect the Redmi 5A to feature a 3000mAh battery, as hinted by TENNA. Below, the ad says the Redmi 5A will have 8-days standby battery life; it is drastically less compared to Redmi 4A , which has more than 30 days standby cell life. (more...)
Street Fighter 5's newest character is Zeku Street Fighter 5's newest character is Zeku
- October 15, 2017

Though it's early, this may suggest a multi-stance character not unlike Gen from Street Fighter 4, or Vega with or without his claw in SF5. He disappeared shortly after that happened. Capcom: Infinite . All of the Season 1 and Season 2 DLC characters will be thrown into that Arcade Edition but at the time of the announcement, no one knew who the last S2 character was...until now. (more...)
Vietnam floods kill at least 50
- October 15, 2017

Nineteen people from four neighbouring households in Hoa Binh were buried alive in a landslide, but only nine bodies have been found, the disaster agency said in a report. The torrential rains and landslides also damaged infrastructure and killed more than 230,000 livestock in central and northern regions. Vietnam is ranked the seventh most disaster-prone country in the world, and disasters over the past two decades have caused more than 13,000 deaths and property damage in excess of $6.4 ... (more...)
Honeywell International Inc. (HON) Earns Buy Rating from Robert W. Baird
- October 15, 2017

The firm has a market cap of $109.04 billion, a PE ratio of 22.23 and a beta of 0.95. Honeywell International (HON) traded up 0.13% on Thursday, hitting $143.37. Ifc Holding Fl has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Honeywell International Inc. Destination Wealth Management invested in 0.03% or 2,945 shares. Colony Grp Incorporated Ltd holds 0.04% or 4,342 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Nokia 8 sale debuts in India at Rs Nokia 8 sale debuts in India at Rs
- October 15, 2017

HMD Global has not yet confirmed the development of Nokia 9, but the rumors are rife that the successor of this year's Nokia 8 will be out soon. Initially, the smartphone will be available in Steel, Tempered Blue and Polished Blue color options and the Polished Copper variant will be made available a few weeks later. (more...)
Ashford Inc (AINC) Upgraded at TheStreet
- October 15, 2017

TheStreet upgraded shares of Ashford Inc (NYSEMKT:AINC) from a d rating to a c- rating in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. ( NYSEMKT:NGD ), 3 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 0 Hold. Benjamin F Edwards & owns 0.01% invested in Hospitality Properties Trust (NASDAQ:HPT) for 2,037 shares. Meeder Asset Mgmt Inc holds 0.08% or 28,325 shares. (more...)
Littelfuse's (LFUS) Market Perform Rating Reaffirmed at CIBC
- October 15, 2017

Littelfuse had 15 analyst reports since September 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Littelfuse, Inc. had its "perform" rating reiterated by analysts at Oppenheimer. Teachers Retirement Systems Of The State Of Kentucky holds 4,690 shares. Bahl Gaynor Inc reported 0.02% in Littelfuse, Inc. (NASDAQ:LFUS). Logan Cap Mgmt Incorporated has invested 0.45% in Littelfuse, Inc. (more...)
EA Answers Star Wars Battlefront II 'Pay to Win' Concerns EA Answers Star Wars Battlefront II 'Pay to Win' Concerns
- October 15, 2017

As game makers, watching millions of passionate players get their hands on our game has been incredibly exciting and - in many ways - inspiring. EA believes this will help balance the game. Battlefront II is only one of many games that have begun including rewards as random loot drops ( Overwatch, Destiny 2 , and Forza Motorsport 7 are other examples) but in the case of this game, these loot crates offer big, game-changing rewards as microtransactions and that is leaving a lot of players ... (more...)
Optical Sensors Market Research Analysis 2017 To 2022
- October 15, 2017

Optical Sensors Market Report provides detailed market segment level data on the global market . A principal diagram of the Shock Sensors market is introduced to the perusers with the assistance of market definition, order, different applications , and production network examination. (more...)