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Get an Up Close Look at Apple's Project Titan Self-Driving Car Get an Up Close Look at Apple's Project Titan Self-Driving Car
- October 19, 2017

The video shows only the equipment on the roof, which is the most important detail. Compared to its competitors like Waymo or Higgins' Voyage , Apple's self-driving vehicle system looks much bigger and bulkier. LiDAR is considered by many an essential piece of technology needed to safely deploy self-driving cars en masse. It'd mean that Apple's self-driving technology could be adapted for a variety of vehicles and Project Titan could potentially be offered as an add-on for auto brands ... (more...)
Comparing Inphi Corporation (IPHI) and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM)
- October 19, 2017

Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) has risen 51.40% since October 16, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 75.24% the S&P500. This move has generated increased interest from both analysts and investors.Since the start of the calendar year, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (NYSE:TSM)'s stock has changed 43.48%. (more...)
Samsung Announces Bixby 2.0 Samsung Announces Bixby 2.0
- October 19, 2017

When Bixby was introduced, it was billed as a system to control almost all tasks in smartphone applications to make the devices simpler to control. Naturally, WIFI connected devices would land themselves well to Bixby . "We think of it as a service across all devices in the home - TVs, appliances, even cars". Dag Kittlaus (Vice President Samsung Electronics, CEO of Viv Labs ) knows this well as he ran the Siri and speech recognition group at Apple before joining Samsung via Viv Lab's ... (more...)
Apple, GE Partnership Enables Predix Wind Turbine Monitoring On iOS Apple, GE Partnership Enables Predix Wind Turbine Monitoring On iOS
- October 18, 2017

The Boston-based company on October 26 will publish a toolkit it has built with Apple that helps developers build software for iPhones and iPads that uses its Predix data-collection and analysis tool, Kevin Ichhpurani, the head of sales at GE's digital division, said in an interview. (more...)
Middle-earth: Shadow of War is getting infinite Shadow Wars soon Middle-earth: Shadow of War is getting infinite Shadow Wars soon
- October 18, 2017

Sales for EA's title were down 55 per cent week-on-week but that was not enough for Warner Bros' Middle-earth: Shadow of War to overtake the football behemoth and take the top spot. Should the player fail to keep control of the fortress, they will need to retake it. For comparison, Total War: Warhammer II which released at the end of last month, is considered successful having sold around 450,000 copies in three weeks. (more...)
Samsung completes qualification of 8nm LPP process
- October 18, 2017

The company's newest process node provides up to 10 percent lower power consumption compared to its 10nm LPP process, and also takes up 10 percent less space due to a narrower metal pitch, Samsung stated in a press release. While it might be easy to manufacture, the 8nm LPP chips outperform the components made using the 10nm process. More details of the 8nm LPP process, as well as Samsung's on-going development of its EUV production technology, will be presented at the Samsung Foundry Forum ... (more...)
American remake of Norway's 'Skam' to be streamed by Facebook American remake of Norway's 'Skam' to be streamed by Facebook
- October 18, 2017

The social media giant will broadcast the USA remake of the NRK series, Facebook Head of Global Creative Strategy Ricky Van Veen confirmed during the Mipcom television conference in Cannes on Wednesday. Skam creator Julie Andem will be showrunner on the series. The show has received massive attention and ratings among young and adult audiences throughout Scandinavia. (more...)
Is It Time to go for Apple Inc. (AAPL), CenturyLink, Inc. (CTL)?
- October 18, 2017

Apple Inc now has $828.12 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.37% or $0.59 during the last trading session, reaching $160.47. About 6.28M shares traded. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) was sold by AHRENDTS ANGELA J. Maestri Luca sold $735,898 worth of Apple Inc . The insider FEDERIGHI CRAIG sold $9.91M. Through this figure traders can analyze that AAPL show whether or not a stock now most active and standing in buying side or sell side. (more...)
IRobot Corporation (IRBT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by SprucePoint Capital
- October 18, 2017

It has underperformed by 24.55% the S&P500. Eqis Capital Mngmt invested 0.09% in iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT). On a similar note, analysts expect EPS of $0.44 in September 2017 quarter and $0.4 in December 2017 quarter, representing -37.14% and -18.37% growth, respectively. (more...)
Assistant-powered TicHome Mini speaker now up for pre-order
- October 18, 2017

While Google Home could already be used to cue up standard YouTube videos - as well as Netflix shows - The Verge notes that the integration is part of Google's continued bid to merge its media properties with its hardware launches. (more...)
JCADA prepares to Mark Domestic Abuse Awareness Month JCADA prepares to Mark Domestic Abuse Awareness Month
- October 18, 2017

The College Dating and Violence Poll calculated that almost half of all college women report experiencing either abusive or controlling behaviors in a dating relationship. So I would describe Refuge House as a safety net", said survivor Lauri Hunter. "You're thinking is this woman going to die if we turn them away". One refuge manager in North-East England said: "We are sick to death of Labour councils blaming it on Tory cuts, the Tories haven't actually cut funding to refuges by much, ... (more...)
Apple Watch app notification saves US man's life Apple Watch app notification saves US man's life
- October 18, 2017

A man in USA has claimed an Apple Watch app notification saved his life after it detected signs of a life-threatening blood clot in his lungs and alerted him to get medical attention. Keeping track of his heart's health was important to him since he had had a pulmonary embolism before. He realised it wasn't a panic attack and that it was something more. (more...)
England Sends NFF Request To Play Super Eagles In An International Friendly England Sends NFF Request To Play Super Eagles In An International Friendly
- October 18, 2017

African champions , Cameroon is sixth in the continent and 42nd in the world with 718 points. It is understood that Monday's rankings will be very crucial as it would determine how the World Cup draws will be conducted on December 1. "I believe there was a little mix-up on this matter, but you can clearly see they have enough time to fly in and adjust to the change in time difference and still be part of the team for the Algeria match", said the official. (more...)
Celebrate Halloween with free goodies in Hearthstone Celebrate Halloween with free goodies in Hearthstone
- October 18, 2017

In addition, you can take part in a brand new "dual class Arena mode" where you choose a Hero and a Hero Power from another class and combine them. The Headless Horseman Rides is a special Hallow's End Tavern Brawl that will run from October 25 to 29. (more...)
John Lewis pulls children's smartwatch from sale over spying fears John Lewis pulls children's smartwatch from sale over spying fears
- October 18, 2017

If exploited, these oversights could transform such a device into an eavesdropping and communication tool for hackers. The watches are designed for children too young to own a phone and are meant to give parents peace of mind. "While there is no denying the huge benefits smart gadgets can bring to our daily lives, safety and security should be the absolute priority". John Lewis purchased a Gator watch and it is not clear whether it has same security flaws as found in tested watches. (more...)
Mitsubishi Emirai 4 concept revealed for Tokyo Mitsubishi Emirai 4 concept revealed for Tokyo
- October 18, 2017

The Emirai 4 is the second concept vehicle Mitsubishi has confirmed for the Tokyo event, the first being the electric and autonomous-capable e-Evolution concept (above) that looks set to preview the future of the company's iconic Evolution nameplate. (more...)
New Pokémon Ultra Sun and Moon Trailer Is Really Intense
- October 18, 2017

The interview also touches on the extent of the changes from the original Sun and Moon games. Users who expect minor changes like Pokemon Emerald and Pokemon Platinum can look forward to even greater, ultra changes. Sun and Moon were meaty games in their own right, but looking at what has been happening in the world of Pokemon , and some fun conspiracy theories emerge. (more...)
Supreme Court to hear landmark Internet privacy case
- October 18, 2017

They asserted that data stored in the United States could be accessed through the proper legal channels but this does not extend past the border. The case centres on a 1986 digital-privacy law and a carve-out that lets law enforcement officials get access to electronic information once they obtain a warrant. (more...)
Stock In Spotlight: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)
- October 18, 2017

Allan Teh increased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) by 140% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Among 8 analysts covering OpenText Corporation ( NASDAQ:OTEX ), 7 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 1 Hold. volume with the stock showing BELOW Abnormal volume in the past 150 days. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This piece of content was originally posted by Week Herald and is the sole property of of Week Herald. (more...)
Regina Dugan Announced of Leaving Her Position as Facebook's Consumer Hardware Chief Regina Dugan Announced of Leaving Her Position as Facebook's Consumer Hardware Chief
- October 18, 2017

In a Facebook post announcing the latest turn of events, Ms. Dugan labeled her departure as "a hard decision" and said she'll miss working with the teams she's now set to leave behind. In Dugan's post, she quoted President John F. Kennedy's inaugural address. Facebook didn't immediately respond to requests for comment on her departure. (more...)
Fatshark release details and gameplay trailer for Warhammer: Vermintide II Fatshark release details and gameplay trailer for Warhammer: Vermintide II
- October 18, 2017

It will also present players with a somewhat stickier situation to deal with: The tide of vermin from the first game-that is, the Skaven-have hooked up with a "malevolent and destructive Chaos army", and those guys look to be a lot more durable than their rat-faced pals. (more...)
Suspect allegedly sent 'nasty' sexts after murder of young mom at gym Suspect allegedly sent 'nasty' sexts after murder of young mom at gym
- October 18, 2017

While detectives are trying to determine if the security doors to the building were locked at the time, surveillance video from inside the fitness room shows Rodriquez allowing Weir into the room where he loiters momentarily before assaulting his victim from behind with a knife. (more...)
Premier league clubs fight for Tosun — Sun Premier league clubs fight for Tosun — Sun
- October 18, 2017

The Turks are focused on the Champions League , where they won both matches of the first rounds, Porto 3: 1 and Leipzig 2: 0. Monaco, who have now failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 11 Champions League games went ahead on 30 minutes when Colombia striker Falcao cleverly slid the ball past Besiktas keeper Fabri from inside the area. (more...)
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle first DLC out now
- October 18, 2017

On the other hand, there is a new campaign to be played in co-op mode called 'Cataclysm Kerfuffle, ' which consists on five new maps with unlockable hard difficulty modes. Players will be able to test their skills out against eight Ultra Hard Challenges, which have been set inside each world's Secret chapter. Mario and Rabbids Kingdom Battle is a match made in heaven, if heaven was some sort of madman's laboratory in France. (more...)
Analysts Anticipate Zayo Group Holdings, Inc
- October 18, 2017

Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 41,586 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,255,065.48. About 488,336 shares traded. Canada Pension Plan Board reported 2.71 million shares or 0.19% of all its holdings. 40 North Limited Liability Com stated it has 1.19 million shares or 5.25% of all its holdings. (more...)
Checking the Levels for Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA)
- October 18, 2017

Additionally the company recently announced a dividend that was paid on Thursday September 14th, 2017. Some buy side analysts are also providing their Analysis on Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, where 2 analysts have rated the stock as Strong buy, 3 analysts have given a Buy signal, 18 said it's a HOLD, 3 reported it as Underperform and 0 analysts rated the stock as Sell. (more...)
Five future ideas from Mitsubishi's new Tokyo motor show concept Five future ideas from Mitsubishi's new Tokyo motor show concept
- October 18, 2017

Mitsubishi Electric will use a concept called Emirai 4, an electric and autonomous-capable vehicle, to illustrate the tech. Well, a concept vehicle. Functions accessible via the sliding knob can be easily amended and consolidated into specified groupings, helping to simplify the center interior. A wide-angle camera inside the cabin monitors the faces of both driver and passenger for signs of tiredness or inattention, sounding a warning if their heads start to droop. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) 8.55% off from 200- SMA
- October 18, 2017

BidaskClub raised Hewlett Packard Enterprise from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Monday, August 14th. Analysts reported that the Price Target for Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company might touch $18 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $15.5 and $13 respectively. (more...)
Global Light Controls Market 2017 players including : EATON, Nicor, Legrand, Lutron Global Light Controls Market 2017 players including : EATON, Nicor, Legrand, Lutron
- October 18, 2017

The market research results have been documented in the report to enable various market strategies such as information sharing, eliminating or minimizing the duplications of efforts, preserving the research records, facilitating the organization of research results and providing a base for the commerciality decision. (more...)
Veterans from southern IL return from DC on Honor Flight Veterans from southern IL return from DC on Honor Flight
- October 18, 2017

They were the guests of The Texas South Plains Honor Flight. Prior to the veterans' departure, Hunter Army Airfield Garrison commander, Lt. Col. Kenneth Dwyer, called them to complete one more tour of honor. In operation since 2009, the 30th Honor Flight departed from The Eastern Iowa Airport around 6:30 a.m. today carrying 85 veterans, including 10 who served during World War II, said George Rickey, Honor Flight public relations and media coordinator. (more...)