Technology


Will Shareholder Love To Invest in This Stock?Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ)
- October 27, 2017

Among 26 analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. This showed a surprise of 0% in the last quarter earnings. The stock increased 2.18% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $37.5. The firm has "Buy" rating by Sterne Agee CRT given on Tuesday, April 5. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.88 in 2017 Q2. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was 1, current ratio was 1, LT Debt/Equity ratio was 4.62 and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at 4.67, while Payout ratio is 0.76. (more...)
Sony announces new midrange Xperia R1 Plus, Xperia R1 in India Sony announces new midrange Xperia R1 Plus, Xperia R1 in India
- October 27, 2017

The pre-registration for the devices starts from October 27 on Amazon. The phones run Android Nougat, and are ready for an Android Oreo 8.0 upgrade. While the Sony Xperia R1 Plus packs 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory (expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card), the Xperia R1 comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory (also expandable up to 128GB with a microSD card). (more...)
OnePlus 5T May Launch on November 16
- October 27, 2017

The leaked hands-on image (via GSMArena) shows the device from the front. According to AnTuTu benchmarks, OnePlus 5T will be equipped with a 6-inch AMOLED display with an 18:9 ratio and 2160 x 1080 resolution. On the camera end, we expect a 20MP + 16MP dual camera setup at the rear while there will be a 20MP selfie camera at the front. The OnePlus is one of very few Android phones to come with a mute switch. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy A7 2018 specs revealed to come with 6GB of RAM
- October 27, 2017

The Exynos 7885 is yet to be announced but a previously leaked appearance details the chipset as a 14nm octa-core processor with 2 Cortex- A73 cores + 6 Cortex-A53 cores. In this case, the Galaxy A7 2018 and A5 2018 are already seen to be in the works. The processor may well be accompanied by a great Mali-G71 GPU. This score places the Exynos 7885 chip on par with Qualcomm's mid-range Snapdragon chipsets. (more...)
Analyst Research and Recommendations: Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Analyst Research and Recommendations: Salesforce.com, inc. (CRM), BlackRock, Inc. (BLK)
- October 27, 2017

The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link . Following the transaction, the chairman now owns 35,019,000 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,582,651,250. Us State Bank De reported 206,818 shares. Qs Investors Lc has invested 0.02% of its portfolio in salesforce.com, inc. It also reduced Lilly Eli & Co (NYSE:LLY) stake by 84,195 shares and now owns 1,147 shares. (more...)
Airlines Preparing for 'Concerning' New Security Rules on US-Bound Flights Airlines Preparing for 'Concerning' New Security Rules on US-Bound Flights
- October 27, 2017

But all passengers were told to arrive earlier than they would have done to make sure they make their flight. But it isn't that simple. Ms Farbstein said the new security measures "may include" enhanced passenger screening, heightened screening of electronics and increased security measures. (more...)
India vs New Zealand 2017, 2nd ODI: Hits and Misses India vs New Zealand 2017, 2nd ODI: Hits and Misses
- October 27, 2017

Kohli lavished praise on Dhawan and Karthik and reckoned that his side will look to play similar cricket in the third and the final ODI at Kanpur. "About Dinesh I will say that he has worked hard and scored so many runs in domestic (cricket) that he is being rewarded for that and has made a place in the team again. (more...)
Reddit Bans Nazi Discussion Forums With Rule Change Reddit Bans Nazi Discussion Forums With Rule Change
- October 27, 2017

In a move that will likely only upset the world's most repugnant ( and possibly Fox News' Tucker Carlson ), Reddit has made a concerted and public effort to further reform their online communities via policy updates as Gizmodo reports . Many tech companies including Facebook, Twitter and Google have launched their own measures to crack down on hateful content and far-right hate groups in recent months. (more...)
Ken Block's 'Gymkhana 10' trailer Ken Block's 'Gymkhana 10' trailer
- October 26, 2017

According to Hoonigan, each of the five cars will be high-horsepower, all-wheel drive monsters, all built off Ford bones. Today the team dropped the trailer for "GymkhanaTEN", which looks to include five locations and five cars. The series looks at the making of Gymkhana 10 , the recently-announced tenth installment of his award-winning, record-breaking Gymkhana Film series. (more...)
LA Noire Trailer Showcases the Game in 4K Ultra HD LA Noire Trailer Showcases the Game in 4K Ultra HD
- October 26, 2017

L.A. Noire is out on Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC on November 14. The Switch version also introduces gesture-based controls, HD rumble, "contextual touch-screen controls" when playing in handheld mode, and two new camera angles: wide and over-the-shoulder. (more...)
84 cents a share vs 72 cents EPS expected — Microsoft earnings 84 cents a share vs 72 cents EPS expected — Microsoft earnings
- October 26, 2017

Microsoft's focus on fast-growing cloud applications and platforms is helping it beat slowing demand for personal computers that has hurt sales of Windows - the software that powered the company to the top during the dotcom boom. But the big number as always was Azure revenue , which grew 90 percent. Data note: Microsoft Azure was second in the cloud infrastructure services market in Q2, but that was with only a 13.8% market share and there's a lot of room to grow against Amazon ... (more...)
Microsoft Kinect is officially dead, manufacturing stopped Microsoft Kinect is officially dead, manufacturing stopped
- October 26, 2017

The software giant's Kinect can't really be said as a failed product. Despite its early popularity with customers, the technology never caught on quite enough with game developers, and Microsoft slowly began to move away from the Kinect device. (more...)
NIA to file charge-sheet against televangelist Zakir Naik today NIA to file charge-sheet against televangelist Zakir Naik today
- October 26, 2017

He fled from India on 1 July, 2016, after terrorists in neighbouring Bangladesh claimed that they were inspired by his speeches. According to reports, Zakir Naik has been booked on charges of inciting hate speech and provoking youths to take up terror activities and hate speech against the nation. (more...)
GOG.com Announces its Scary Good Halloween Sale GOG.com Announces its Scary Good Halloween Sale
- October 26, 2017

That's a full week in which you'll be able to enjoy some pretty great deals on select scary games, add a number of horror games to your library via GOG Connect , and even score a free game if you spend enough money. There are even bundles that can be completed to earn bigger discounts on games included in said collection. If you check the all specials page , it shows the discounted price but that's not reflected on the actual game's page. (more...)
Misau/IGP Saga: 'I'm Still Using My Personal Cars' - Aisha Buhari Misau/IGP Saga: 'I'm Still Using My Personal Cars' - Aisha Buhari
- October 26, 2017

Aisha Buhari and not him. Misau said that the clarification became necessary following the reportage of the presentation he made before the Senate ad-hoc committee investigating the allegations he made against the IGP ON Wednesday. "Special Promotion Racketeering by the IGP and the Police Service Commission: The Police Service Commission whose main function is to recruit, train, discipline, promote and retire members of the Force, appear to have left its core mandate to indulge nearly ... (more...)
Refreshed Citroen C4 Cactus Gains Hydraulic Suspension For A Smoother Ride Refreshed Citroen C4 Cactus Gains Hydraulic Suspension For A Smoother Ride
- October 26, 2017

The biggest visual change is a relative lack of exterior cladding. The most significant change for the C4 Cactus however is in the suspension department, where Citroen has employed its new "Progressive Hydraulic Cushion" system which promises deliver a "magic carpet ride" - something Citroen was famed for in the past. (more...)
Amazon.com (AMZN) Getting Somewhat Favorable Media Coverage, Report Shows
- October 26, 2017

Finally, CT Mason bought a new stake in shares of Amazon.com during the first quarter valued at approximately $3,508,000. Wall Street expects Amazon to report another quarter with plenty of growth but little profit, as the e-commerce giant ramps up its investment in areas like warehouses, content, and global markets. (more...)
Amazon discounts LG's G6 if you accept Prime ads Amazon discounts LG's G6 if you accept Prime ads
- October 26, 2017

Amazon's line-up of Prime Exclusive phones , those being the phones filled with Amazon apps and ads that you can buy at a discounted rate, continues to grow at a fast rate. The phone will work on AT&T and T-Mobile, with shipping kicking off in a few weeks. The LG X charge is available unlocked with support for AT&T, Sprint, and T-Mobile networks. (more...)
The 1070Ti lives! Nvidia officially unveil the new and improved GTX 1070 The 1070Ti lives! Nvidia officially unveil the new and improved GTX 1070
- October 26, 2017

The card will be available starting November 2 and will be up for sale at a suggested retail price of Rs. 39,000. This week the folks at NVIDIA have revealed their NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti graphics card with Pascal GPU technology inside. (more...)
Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition Unveiled Ahead of SEMA Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition Unveiled Ahead of SEMA
- October 26, 2017

The ground effects are satin graphite and the Camaros will roll on 20-inch forged aluminum wheels with summer-only tires on the SS. Boys of a certain (AARP-eligible) age know good and well that 2018 will mark the 50th anniversary of Mattel's Hot Wheels die-cast toy cars . (more...)
Maroon 5 tour includes Boston, Hartford shows Maroon 5 tour includes Boston, Hartford shows
- October 26, 2017

The band's sixth studio album, " Red Pill Blues ", is set to debut on November 3, 2017. Special Guest Julia Michaels will open the show. Tickets for the multi-city tour will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 4. The tour itself will not kick off until May 30 in Tacoma, Washington. The tour hits the TD Garden in Boston on October 7 and the XL Center in Hartford on October 10. (more...)
SK Hynix posts record profits on rising demand SK Hynix posts record profits on rising demand
- October 26, 2017

The world's second-biggest memory chip maker behind Samsung Electronics Co Ltd made a bigger profit in the quarter than it did in all of a year ago, as a "super-cycle" of tight supply and soaring demand drives chip margins. Despite the figures, a record for any quarter, SK Hynix shares were down 2.82 percent at 79,400 won in afternoon trading. For the first nine months of this year, the chipmaker's profit amounted to 9.26 trillion won. (more...)
Facebook launches Marketplace for cars with dealers and Blue Book pricing Facebook launches Marketplace for cars with dealers and Blue Book pricing
- October 26, 2017

The social media giant encourages manufacturers and dealers of all sorts to advertise their products or services, and helps them sell more through the new media platform. Moving forward, the company said it's testing out more categories, including apartment rentals, jobs listings and event tickets. Now, thanks to the new partnerships, Facebook Marketplace has a far more robust - and likely more trustworthy - section dedicated to vehicle buying and selling that includes full dealerships ... (more...)
Justice Department Backs Student Who Accused University of Limiting Free Speech Justice Department Backs Student Who Accused University of Limiting Free Speech
- October 26, 2017

The brief warns of a larger epidemic of suppression of free speech and expression at colleges and universities across the country, and asserts the US government's need to protect "constitutional freedoms in institutions of higher learning". (more...)
Cameron Maybin won free tacos for America Cameron Maybin won free tacos for America
- October 26, 2017

As part of the promotion, hungry diners can grab one free Doritos Locos Taco on November 1 from 2-6 p.m.at participating locations. Then thank yourself for taking advantage of the opportunity to grab some free grub. The fine print also says limit one per customer, and while supplies last. Maybin's golden stolen base is the sixth time that the country won free tacos. (more...)
Nokia's Struggling Networks Business Just Sent Its Stock Plunging Nokia's Struggling Networks Business Just Sent Its Stock Plunging
- October 26, 2017

Adjusted margins, however, increased from a year ago, citing which the company lifted its dividend. Nokia is still reviewing its options for its undersea cables unit, a business that underpins the global Internet, chief executive Rajeev Suri said on Thursday. (more...)
Google releases developer's preview for Android Oreo 8.1; Know what's new Google releases developer's preview for Android Oreo 8.1; Know what's new
- October 26, 2017

However Google has made it available to test for Android Beta Program users. The Beta Program is also great because future updates will be sent to you automatically. Meanwhile, according to Güncel Miyiz (via XDA Developers), Samsung mobile devices might be updated to Android 8 .0 Oreo in early 2018. One of the most notable enhancements to the new OS is the inclusion of a Neural Networks API to bolster machine intelligence on mobile handsets. (more...)
Tag: Pre-order Pixel 2 XL India Tag: Pre-order Pixel 2 XL India
- October 26, 2017

Although, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL will be available across 1,000 offline retail stores. Flipkart has a couple of offers up its sleeve to entice people into buying the handsets early. Pixel 2 XL has a 6-inch P-OLED QHD display panel with 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass 5, 18:9 aspect ratio and 538 PPI pixel density. Pixel 2 boasts 95 percent DCI-P3 colour coverage, Pixel 2 XL boasts an impressive 100 percent DCI-P3 coverage. (more...)
Final Fantasy Dimensions II releasing on iOS and Android on November 1 Final Fantasy Dimensions II releasing on iOS and Android on November 1
- October 26, 2017

Dare we ask if you're still playing through The Zodiac Age? Final Fantasy Dimensions II will be the fourth original Final Fantasy-themed mobile game to come out in the West, following in the footsteps of Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius and Final Fantasy Record Keeper and Mobius Final Fantasy . (more...)
Verizon offers 4K video streaming for $10 extra per month
- October 26, 2017

Starting November 3, customers have the option to stream 4K-quality video on Big Red's network, but you will need to cough up an additional $10 per month for the privilege. If your entire family subscribes to one of Verizon's unlimited data plans, that extra $10/month could become unmanageable pretty quickly. If your phone doesn't have a 4K resolution screen, you will have to decide whether it is worth it for you to spend the extra $10 a month. (more...)