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Armed police in Central Otago seeking teen who may have gun Armed police in Central Otago seeking teen who may have gun
- November 08, 2017

We do, however, ask people to exercise caution. He said police were in close contact with the family, and urged the man and anyone in contact with him to come forward so the matter could be resolved safely. Police continue to seek sightings of a white Nissan Navara ute - registration KDA680. Any information or sightings should be made to Police on 111. (more...)
Global Lidar Sensor Automotive Market Outlook 2017 Growth, Trends, Forecasts 2022 Global Lidar Sensor Automotive Market Outlook 2017 Growth, Trends, Forecasts 2022
- November 08, 2017

What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the Global Biomedical Pressure Sensors Market? These factors include the technological advancements that are made in the field coupled with the factors that favor the growth of the market . (more...)
The Case for and Against Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. (HST)
- November 08, 2017

Nabors Industries Ltd now has $1.69 billion valuation. The stock increased 0.87% or $0.17 on November 3, reaching $19.63. The most recent non open market insider trade was completed by BAGLIVO MARY on 10/16/2017, and was a acquisition of 124 shares with a final price of $19.4. (more...)
United States Educational Robots Market 2017 - Modular Robotics, Fischertechnik and Lego United States Educational Robots Market 2017 - Modular Robotics, Fischertechnik and Lego
- November 08, 2017

In the second portion, the report describes the Cleaning Robots industry chain structure, enlisting the top Cleaning Robots players, their market volume, raw material analysis, labor cost, manufacturing cost, Cleaning Robots sales channels and downstream buyers. (more...)
IDC: Worldwide Tablet Market Declines 5.4% in Q3 2017 IDC: Worldwide Tablet Market Declines 5.4% in Q3 2017
- November 08, 2017

Interestingly enough, four of these top five tablet manufacturers reported Q3 growth in both sales and share, while Samsung dipped half a million units, nonetheless retaining its position behind leader Apple . The upcoming holiday season “may prove to be a critical crossroad for the category”, that includes both slate tablets and detachable devices. Furthermore, Amazon's own branded smartphones (i.e. (more...)
Google Doodle pays tribute to Sitara Devi on her 97th birth anniversary Google Doodle pays tribute to Sitara Devi on her 97th birth anniversary
- November 08, 2017

Her commitment to learning dance left her with very little time, and she did not continue her schooling. It was on Rabindranath's insistence to revive the art of Kathak, that Sukhdev Maharaj had made a decision to teach his sons and daughters Kathak, and give the dance form a religious spin. (more...)
Veterans Day programs to be held at Boyceville schools Veterans Day programs to be held at Boyceville schools
- November 08, 2017

Both of Geneva's middle schools will continue their longstanding tradition of honoring veterans at their annual all-school Veterans Day ceremonies November 10, the schools announced in a news release. The program at Geneva Middle School North, 1357 Viking Drive, Geneva , now in its 21st year, draws almost 75 local veterans, the release stated. The American Legion Post #28 will be involved in a Veterans Day program at Genesis Healthcare Center, in New Martinsville. (more...)
Biomedical Pressure Sensors Market Research and Technology Growth 2017 Biomedical Pressure Sensors Market Research and Technology Growth 2017
- November 08, 2017

This report segments the global Automotive Parking Sensors Sales Market on the basis of types; Electromagnetic, Ultrasonic . Types based Segmentation of Global Zinc Sulfate Market categories into FCC/USP Grade, Feed/Fertilizer Grade, Technical Grade and Industrial Grade. (more...)
BMW M3 CS Unveiled With 453 HP, 174 MPH Top Speed BMW M3 CS Unveiled With 453 HP, 174 MPH Top Speed
- November 08, 2017

Against the clock the new BMW M3 CS will hit 62mph from a standstill in 3.9 seconds and top 174mph, a result of the twin-turbocharged straight-six having had its wick turned up to 454bhp and 442 lb ft, a 10bhp an 37lb ft increase over an M3 Comp Pack. (more...)
Google rolls out Android security patch against KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability Google rolls out Android security patch against KRACK Wi-Fi vulnerability
- November 08, 2017

Apple patched KRACK flaws in iOS 11.1 and macOS earlier this month and now Google is finally rolling out its fix in the November patch update under the 2017-11-06 security patch level. A Linux kernel developer has discovered flaws in the driver for a popular wi-fi chipset in Android devices that can be used to remotely execute code on victims' devices and take them over. (more...)
Based Corephotonics sues Apple over iPhone dual-lens camera Based Corephotonics sues Apple over iPhone dual-lens camera
- November 08, 2017

The Israeli company was founded in 2012 by Dr. David Medlovic, a Tel Aviv University professor and former chief scientist in the Israeli government. Both MediaTek and Foxconn are investors in Corephotonics. Corephotonics, which describes itself as a pioneer in dual camera technologies for mobile devices, claimed Apple copied its patented telephoto lens design, optical zoom method and a method for blending images from the wide-angle and telephoto lenses to improve image quality. (more...)
Apple wins $120 million in slide-to-unlock war with Samsung
- November 08, 2017

After a Federal Court's decision against the Korean company, only the Supreme Court was left to go to, but it is refusing to hear arguments, leaving the Federal Court's ruling in place. Samsung isn't happy with the verdict of course, saying Apple would be able to "unjustly profit" from the slide-to-unlock patent. In February previous year, the D.C. (more...)
Facebook Wants Your Nude Photos For This Surprising Reason Facebook Wants Your Nude Photos For This Surprising Reason
- November 08, 2017

This will work for images shared on the main Facebook service, but also for images shared privately via Messenger, Facebook's IM app. Australia is the first country to test this new system and here's how it works. You will be able to take action to stop your nude pictures from being shared by anyone before the act is committed, said e-Safety Commissioner Julie Inman Grant. (more...)
VW and Google team up on quantum computers
- November 08, 2017

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2G scam: Court to announce date of verdict on Dec 5 2G scam: Court to announce date of verdict on Dec 5
- November 08, 2017

The court said that it might decide the date of judgment on the next date fixed for hearing. Directors of Kusegaon Fruits and Vegetables Pvt Ltd Asif Balwa and Rajiv Agarwal, Kalaignar TV Director Sharad Kumar and Bollywood producer Karim Morani are also accused in the case. (more...)
IPhone beat out Samsung in USA smartphone sales last quarter
- November 08, 2017

Strategy Analytics believes that overall smartphone shipments in the USA were down 2% to 39.5 million in Q3 2017, from 40.1 million in the year ago quarter. In second place, Samsung saw its shipments rise by 200,000 phones to 9.9 million, taking its USA share to 25.1% from 24.2%. The firm's market share increased by 6.2% to 17.2%. (more...)
Analyst Research Roundup: Schlumberger Limited (SLB), Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDTI)
- November 08, 2017

Schlumberger Ltd now has $92.66 billion valuation. The stock declined 0.28% or $0.19 reaching $66.89 per share. Schlumberger Limited (SLB ) maintained activity of 7.15 million shares that trade hands on average basis while its relative volume is 1.98. (more...)
Street Projections and Growth Recap for PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:PYPL)
- November 08, 2017

The number of shares now owned by investors are 1.18 bln. Edgewood Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of PayPal Holdings by 3.7% in the 1st quarter. During the same period in the prior year, the company earned $0.31 EPS. The business's quarterly revenue was up 21.4% on a year-over-year basis. sell-side analysts anticipate that PayPal Holdings, Inc . (more...)
Google releases Resonance Audio SDK for VR, AR and 360 Video Google releases Resonance Audio SDK for VR, AR and 360 Video
- November 08, 2017

On a smartphone, not a lot of resources are allocated for audio. Google's latest tool to help democratize VR and AR development is a new software development kit (SDK) that lets you easily integrate spatial audio . Developers can visit the SDK's GitHub page for downloads, and the Resonance Audio site for additional info. Google claims that Resonance Audio is way more powerful than traditional 3D spatialization as it cannot only control where a sound comes from, but how it spreads ... (more...)
The Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) Upgrade by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to "Buy"
- November 08, 2017

Microsoft Corp now has $651.65B valuation. The stock rose 0.18% or $0.15 reaching $84.29. About shares traded. Accuray Incorporated (NASDAQ:ARAY) has declined 21.41% since November 7, 2016 and is downtrending. New Capital Management LP boosted its stake in shares of Microsoft Corporation by 0.5% during the first quarter. Camarda Financial Advisors Llc, which manages about $213.32M and $93.50 million US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Blackrock Enhanced Eqt Div T (BDJ) by 108,615 ... (more...)
20m people have played Epic's Fortnite 20m people have played Epic's Fortnite
- November 08, 2017

PUBG players, meanwhile, are still waiting on the anticipated roll-out of the supposedly release version of the game on its test servers. 100 players are dropped onto an island without any weapons or equipment and have to gather resources and eliminate opponents in order to become the last person standing. (more...)
Man gets 'half-printed' Rs 2000 note from ATM in Shaheen Bagh Man gets 'half-printed' Rs 2000 note from ATM in Shaheen Bagh
- November 08, 2017

Case was lodged against a custodian of a cash management company. After receiving a fake Rs 2000 note, a resident of New Delhi's Shaheen Bagh filed an FIR with the police station, ANI reported on Monday night. "It's a serious issue and we are looking forward to an outcome from this case". Mr. Shadab informed the bank and the police about the matter. "A written complaint has been filed by Shabad. (more...)
LLC Trims Stake in Time Warner Inc. (TWX) LLC Trims Stake in Time Warner Inc. (TWX)
- November 07, 2017

With 738,100 avg volume, 9 days are for Qorvo Incorporated (NASDAQ:QRVO)'s short sellers to cover QRVO's short positions. The SI to Vince Holding Corporation's float is 15.91%. Koshinski Asset Management Incorporated stated it has 4,564 shares or 0% of all its holdings. FMR LLC now owns 11,932,302 shares of the media conglomerate's stock worth $1,165,905,000 after acquiring an additional 68,625 shares during the period. (more...)
'Assassin's Creed Origins' Sells Twice as Fast as Previous Game 'Assassin's Creed Origins' Sells Twice as Fast as Previous Game
- November 07, 2017

For clarification, this means sales for the newest entry were double that of the previous release. Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot said credited the "longer development lead times" on Assassin's Creed Origins and other Ubisoft games for allowing developers to "fully express their creative visions". (more...)
Bandai Namco to increase development for Nintendo Switch
- November 07, 2017

Bandai Namco President Mitsuaki Taguchi has confirmed that the Nintendo Switch's quick success surprised the publisher and that the 3 titles released so far are doing well. He further added that the company has enough resources at its disposal through which is can develop games for PC and current-gen consoles along with focusing on Switch. (more...)
Future Model Announced a Credit Card-Sized Android Phone - 'Nichephone-S'
- November 07, 2017

For $95 (RM401), you would probably be better off getting a Nokia 3310, but should you be looking for a small device that runs Android, there's a phone by the name of Jelly , it has 4G and a 2.45-inch display that costs you $125, though expensive, but it is definitely more useful than the NichePhone-S. (more...)
Microsoft releases cumulative updates for Windows 10 ahead of regular Patch Tuesday Microsoft releases cumulative updates for Windows 10 ahead of regular Patch Tuesday
- November 07, 2017

However, the free upgrade to Windows 10 still available until the end of 2017 special conditions, then the possibility of update will be unavailable. While many mainstream consumer products probably won't meet these requirements, those who are interested in using a Windows 10 device that's "highly secure" can follow this list of standards when buying a new product. (more...)
Google adds restaurant wait times to Search and Maps
- November 07, 2017

To see wait times for almost a million sit-down restaurants around the world that allow walk-ins, just search for the restaurant on Google, open the business listing, and scroll down to the Popular Times section. People aren't always able to book ahead at a restaurant, and for travelers who may not have a specific place in mind, being able to see where it will be easiest to get a table, in, say, an hour, can simplify the decision-making process. (more...)
AFTER HOURS: TripAdvisor, Priceline Group, Truecar, Google and more AFTER HOURS: TripAdvisor, Priceline Group, Truecar, Google and more
- November 07, 2017

In the last three months, insiders have sold 2,867 shares of company stock worth $5,382,925. About 484,990 shares traded or 29.09% up from the average. Priceline.com has $230000 highest and $1 lowest target. $1688.33's average target is -11.28% below currents $1903 stock price. Priceline.com had 85 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
High value stocks of the day: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD)
- November 07, 2017

A total volume of 0.03 million shares were traded unusually versus to average volume of 0 million shares. Moreover, Advent Cap De has 0.02% invested in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Ratings analysis reveals 50% of Qualys's analysts are positive. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, September 21 by Roth Capital. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (more...)