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Google Assistant adds Hindi language support for India (sort of) Google Assistant adds Hindi language support for India (sort of)
- January 31, 2018

Now Google is expanding its language support of its Voice Assistant to the world's fourth largest spoken language, Hindi which has the majority of its speakers belonging to India. And speaking in Hindi with Assistant is Fun. However, it doesn't respond back to you in Hindi, which Google could consider in the future update, maybe? Moving ahead, you can just say Hey, Google or Ok, Google and say anything you want to ask it in Hindi, and it will show you all the results/content in Hindi, like ... (more...)
Ford EcoSport Storm revealed: Jazzed-up version thrusts on off-road credentials Ford EcoSport Storm revealed: Jazzed-up version thrusts on off-road credentials
- January 31, 2018

The SUV is powered by a 2.0-litre engine that develops 170hp and 202Nm of torque when petrol is used and 176hp and 221Nm of peak torque on ethanol. The 17-inch alloy wheels are new and are shod with standard Michelin tyres. Both the engines come mated to a 6-speed automatic torque converter gearbox which sends power to all four wheels. Paddle shifters are offered as standard. (more...)
MediaTek Showcases Future Innovations For India-Centric Mid-range Smartphones MediaTek Showcases Future Innovations For India-Centric Mid-range Smartphones
- January 31, 2018

We can expect the Reliance Jio Android Go smartphone to be such a basic offering, with a budget price tag. The chipmaker had announced its for supporting Android Oreo (Go Edition ) last month and stated that the first Android Oreo (Go edition) smartphones powered by MediaTek processors will be launched in global markets by the first quarter of this year. (more...)
Extinction, Giant-Slaying Action Game Release Date Set For April 10th, 2018 Extinction, Giant-Slaying Action Game Release Date Set For April 10th, 2018
- January 31, 2018

The Deluxe Edition will include the "Days of Delorum" Season Pass. For those that haven't read about it before, you control Avil, an agile fighter trying to protect earth from an army of massive monsters that he has to take down one by one. (more...)
Equities Analysts Set Expectations for Symantec Corporation's FY2018 Earnings (SYMC) Equities Analysts Set Expectations for Symantec Corporation's FY2018 Earnings (SYMC)
- January 30, 2018

About 5.62M shares traded. Symantec (NASDAQ: SYMC ) is scheduled to issue its quarterly earnings data after the market closes on Wednesday, January 31st. Symantec Corp now has $17.18B valuation. 24,985 are held by Panagora Asset Mgmt. Ls Advisors Ltd Llc accumulated 21,447 shares. The stock of Investment Technology Group, Inc. (more...)
Adverum Biotechnologies (ADVM) Lifted to "Sell" at ValuEngine
- January 30, 2018

The biotechnology company reported ($0.32) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.29) by ($0.03). Hence, it's not surprising that some companies are known for routinely beating earning projections. In terms of efficiency, PULM has an asset turnover ratio of -0.01. It's expressed as a ratio. Return on Investment measures the amount of return on an investment relative to the investment's cost. (more...)
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW) CEO Sells $3816071.00 in Stock
- January 30, 2018

Sell-side analyst recommendations point to a short term price target of $52.75 on the shares of Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation ( IART ). The stock decreased 0.83% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $23.8. Analysts await The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) to report earnings on January, 31 before the open. Huntington Savings Bank invested in 2,129 shares. FLR's profit will be $88.12 million for 24.45 P/E if the $0.63 EPS becomes a reality. (more...)
Teen with terminal cancer weds high school sweetheart Teen with terminal cancer weds high school sweetheart
- January 30, 2018

With little time left to live, he and Sierra Siverio planned a wedding in four days, WTSP-TV reported . "After her being there with me through this cancer, always supporting me and loving me, that's when I knew she was the one", Snyder said. (more...)
Snapchat Bitmoji Deluxe launched Snapchat Bitmoji Deluxe launched
- January 30, 2018

Snap acquired Bitmoji for a mere $64.2 million in early 2016, and since integrating the feature into Snapchat so you could use your avatar as stickers or emoji, the standalone Bitmoji app has lived in the top 10 charts sometimes rising to #1. (more...)
Verizon Won't Sell Huawei Smartphones As Well Verizon Won't Sell Huawei Smartphones As Well
- January 30, 2018

AT&T pulled out of the deal reportedly because of pressure from the government and now Verizon is going to do the same. If Huawei had more support in Washington, perhaps it would have been able to properly break into the USA smartphone market by teaming up with carriers. (more...)
Cape Town delays Day Zero as dams run low Cape Town delays Day Zero as dams run low
- January 30, 2018

Things are so dire in Cape Town, that residents are now lining up at emergency water stations, where they are being asked to only use about six gallons of water, per-person, per day. Gift of the Givers' Imtiaz Sooliman overseas the packaging of water bottles for distribution in drought-hit Cape Town and the Western Cape. The city is preparing for the water queues to turn into a security threat. (more...)
Palo Alto Networks INC (PANW) Shareholder Cambridge Trust Company Upped Its Holding
- January 30, 2018

It has outperformed by 8.26% the S&P500. About shares traded. Baltia Air Lines, Inc. Cambridge Trust Company, which manages about $1.49 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Guggenheim Bulletshares (BSJI) by 167,225 shares to 14,408 shares, valued at $365,000 in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Child Advocates Urge Facebook to End Messenger Kids Child Advocates Urge Facebook to End Messenger Kids
- January 30, 2018

But those against the app sent Mark Zuckerberg a letter - pointing to recent studies that show social media can be damaging to young people. "We are writing to urge you to discontinue Messenger Kids, Facebook's first social media app designed specifically for children under the age of 13", said the letter signed by doctors, educators and child health experts and several organisations, chief among which is the US-based Campaign for Commercial-Free Childhood. (more...)
Idaho In Good Position For Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse Idaho In Good Position For Super Blue Blood Moon Eclipse
- January 30, 2018

In the eastern USA, the moon will set and the sun will rise before the total lunar eclipse begins, meaning you will not be able to see the moon turn a vibrant orangish-red. The camp will start at 5 pm and will continue till 9 pm. In Western Australia, the eclipse begins at 7.48pm and finishes at 11.11pm. 'It will be unlikely for all three celestial events to converge again until the next century. (more...)
Hero MotoCorp unveils Xtreme 200R To Take On Pulsar 200NS Hero MotoCorp unveils Xtreme 200R To Take On Pulsar 200NS
- January 30, 2018

Hero Xtreme 200R will be available for sale across Hero MotoCorp dealerships in the country from April 2018, while the company will soon commence customer bookings. The 17-inch sporty alloy wheels come shod with wide tubeless tyres, 130/70 section radial at the rear. "The all-new Xtreme 200R is a bold and focused step towards reshaping our presence in the premium segment", Hero MotoCorp Head of Global Product Planning Malo Le Masson told reporters on the sidelines of unveiling the said ... (more...)
Bioware's Casey Hudson opens up on Dragon Age 4's 'live' features Bioware's Casey Hudson opens up on Dragon Age 4's 'live' features
- January 30, 2018

The game was criticized for bad animation and disappointing story telling amongst other things. One such title is Anthem which is more often than not compared to Destiny, however in my opinion it tends to offer a bit morethat Destiny ever could. (more...)
Next-Generation Mercedes A-Class Set To Be Unleashed Next-Generation Mercedes A-Class Set To Be Unleashed
- January 30, 2018

The engine line-up for the A-class consists of the base 1.4-litre engine (codenamed M282) which is planned to come in three states of tune - 110hp in the A 140, 136hp in the A 160 and 163hp in the A 180. The new M260 petrol unit also forms the basis of a new engine from AMG for the A 35 4Matic model, which gets a 48-volt electric architecture that allow an electric boost function and an output of 306hp along with a sturdy 409Nm of torque. (more...)
Mister Rogers Neighborhood: Tom Hanks to Play Fred Rogers in Movie Mister Rogers Neighborhood: Tom Hanks to Play Fred Rogers in Movie
- January 30, 2018

Variety reports that the two-time Oscar victor is set to portray the late Mister Rodgers' Neighborhood star in a film inspired by Fred Rogers and his friendship with journalist Tom Junod . "I think that Tom Hanks can really bring that aspect of Fred out". Like all these enthusiastic users, we have to admit that we're just as excited to see Tom as one of the most beloved characters on children's television. (more...)
Oppo to Launch Foldable Smartphone with Dual Camera
- January 30, 2018

OPPO is said to be one of the manufacturers now eyeing a foldable product, along with Samsung , LG and Apple. This one not only features a large single display that folds right in half without cutting it in two. Oppo should incorporate the most excellent camera that can act as both front or back- depends on how the device is held. Tough it isn't necessary that the patent is true however it is conformed that Oppo is working on foldable device with Samsung , LG and Apple. (more...)
Asus Zenfone 3 gets an Oreo serving Asus Zenfone 3 gets an Oreo serving
- January 30, 2018

The update which is about 1.5GB in size, not only brings the phone to Android 8.0 but brings new features like refreshed Settings UI, enhanced power saving and background activity manager. The system update now offers a friendlier user interface in the Settings menu, according to the company. However, it now seems that Asus is not yet abandoning its 2016 lineup as the ZenFone 3 is getting the update as well. (more...)
Nokia 3310 4G with YunOS and Wi-Fi Support Launched in China Nokia 3310 4G with YunOS and Wi-Fi Support Launched in China
- January 30, 2018

The phone comes in blue and dark black colour options. The Nokia 3310 4G supports a single micro-SIM card and features a 2.4-inch display along with a resolution of 320 x 240 pixels. After nearly a year of its official return, the iconic Nokia 3310 now supports 4G, a significant bump from its 2G compatibility. Unlike the earlier two Nokia 3310 versions, the Nokia 3310 4G variant offers different specifications. (more...)
Tag: Vivo 10GB RAM Smartphone Tag: Vivo 10GB RAM Smartphone
- January 30, 2018

While coming to the camera specifications, it's said that the Xplay7 will sport a dual camera setup on the rear of the phone which will offer 4X lossless zoom capacity. As far as internal storage is concerned, the smartphone will likely be offered in two options - 256GB and 512GB. If rumours are true, the phone will be the first one to feature under-display fingerprint sensor and 10 GB of RAM. (more...)
Google's $1.1 billion HTC deal closes w/ more research, marketing, distribution planned Google's $1.1 billion HTC deal closes w/ more research, marketing, distribution planned
- January 30, 2018

As our hardware business enters its third year, we remain committed to building and investing for the long run. The acquisition of HTC's mobile business will make it easier for Google to build its smartphones since the search giant won't have to outsource the development of the next Pixel devices to another company. (more...)
6GB 'Moto x4' launched at Rs 24999 6GB 'Moto x4' launched at Rs 24999
- January 30, 2018

After teasing for the entire last week, Motorola has now launched Moto X4 6GB RAM variant in India. So the fact that the 6GB Moto X4 comes with Oreo makes sense. For selfies and video calling, there is a 16MP camera . Of course, the selfie flash also helps. It offers features like 4-megapixel adaptive low light photography mode and a beautification mode. (more...)
Microsoft interested in acquiring Electronic Arts and Valve
- January 30, 2018

PUBG is already a timed exclusive for the Xbox and Microsoft might be arranging deals to acquire the whole game and PUBG Corporation, a subsidiary of Korean gaming company Bluehole. Well, according to sources at Polygon who have close ties to Microsoft , that might in-fact be true. Polygon also reported hearing "whispers" about potential Valve or PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds developer PUBG Corp. (more...)
Credit Suisse Group Begins Coverage on Energy Transfer Equity (ETE)
- January 30, 2018

A stock rating usually tells investors how well a stock's market value relates to what analysts think is a fair value for the stock, based on an independent evaluation of the company. Investors sentiment increased to 0.88 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.49, from 1.21 in 2017Q2. 5 funds opened positions while 5 raised stakes. 5,654,671 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 8,570,000. (more...)
(CSX) Position Increased by Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC
- January 30, 2018

It has a 18.57 P/E ratio. Stephens Inc decreased its stake in Csx Corp (CSX) by 19.12% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Janus Capital Management LLC raised its position in shares of CSX Corp.by 2,956.3% in the second quarter. (more...)
Apple releasing new iPad, three Macs this year Apple releasing new iPad, three Macs this year
- January 30, 2018

The report doesn't mention which product lines will be getting this new coprocessor, only that at least three models are being developed with Apple-designed chips and that they include two laptops and a new desktop. The chip also handles Touch ID security. Apple's current iPad Pros launched in June 2017 with A10X processors. Qualcomm and Microsoft late a year ago announced that a slew of Windows computer makers will release ultra-portable always-connected laptops that will be powered by ... (more...)
SeaWorld Entertainment (SEAS) Lowered to "Sell" at Zacks Investment Research
- January 30, 2018

Pennsylvania-based Pitcairn Co has invested 0.03% in SeaWorld Entertainment, Inc. It closed at $11.52 lastly. Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK) has risen 49.74% since January 29, 2017 and is uptrending. Advantus Capital Management accumulated 0.01% or 14,902 shares. 118.75 million shares or 0.25% more from 118.45 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. (more...)
We may now know why Trump wants the controversial Russian Federation memo released We may now know why Trump wants the controversial Russian Federation memo released
- January 30, 2018

The White House said Monday it plans to review the document. Page told The Daily Caller last week that he "very much" hopes that the push to release the FISA memo will be successful. Carter served as a Trump foreign police adviser until September 2016. Page has sued BuzzFeed for publishing the dossier. The FBI reportedly received the surveillance warrant on him in fall of 2016, but Page had left the campaign by then. (more...)