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Former Viking Moss elected to Pro Football Hall of Fame
- February 04, 2018

All that hard work, determination and overcoming all the hurdles and obstacles along the way can be an emotional journey and we saw an emotional reaction from several of the newest members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday night. (more...)
Long-lost IMAGE satellite discovered by amateur astronomer Long-lost IMAGE satellite discovered by amateur astronomer
- February 04, 2018

Tilley was then able to match the signal to a NASA spacecraft and speculated that it might be the long-lost satellite called IMAGE, which is short for Imager for Magnetopause-to-Aurora Global Exploration. The Earth's magnetic-field lines connect to it at two poles very close to the South and North poles. IMAGE was launched into space back in March 2000 in a mission to study the magnetic field that shields the Earth. (more...)
Are Traders Shorting Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) Shares?
- February 03, 2018

This is represented as the equation (P/EPS), where P is the market price and EPS is the earnings per share . The specialty chemicals company reported $0.17 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.18 by ($0.01). (more...)
Alexa can now Send SMS Messages to Smartphones via Voice Command Alexa can now Send SMS Messages to Smartphones via Voice Command
- February 03, 2018

The skill, which is live in the USA now with other countries expected to follow, can send messages using either the Alexa Messaging System for fellow Alexa users or via SMS to everyone else. Moreover, Amazon confirmed to TechCrunch that the SMS messaging will only work with Android handsets. Google's $130 (£105) Home speaker is triggered by the phrase "Hey Google" while Amazon's Echo uses " Alexa ". (more...)
Apple offers free fix for iPhone 7 handsets plagued by Apple offers free fix for iPhone 7 handsets plagued by "No Service"
- February 03, 2018

Morgan Stanley reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $199.00 price target on shares of Apple in a research report on Wednesday, October 11th. The disclosure for this sale can be found here. This represents a $2.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.50%. Drexel Hamilton restated a "buy" rating and set a $208.00 price objective on shares of Apple in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. (more...)
Apple's iPhones Help Company Beat Samsung In Global Smartphone Shipments Apple's iPhones Help Company Beat Samsung In Global Smartphone Shipments
- February 03, 2018

Despite increasing pressure from other Chinese players such as OPPO and Vivo, Huawei holds on to the number three slot worldwide, shipping 153.1 million units, up 9.9 percent, from the 139.3 million shipped in 2016. It reveals for the full year, the worldwide smartphone market saw a total of 1.472 billion units shipped, declining less than 1% from the 1 473 billion units shipped in 2016. (more...)
You can now send an SMS using Amazon Alexa You can now send an SMS using Amazon Alexa
- February 03, 2018

For 2017, Amazon reported net income of $3 billion, or $6.15 a share, on revenue of $177.9 billion, up 31 percent a year ago. Jeff Bezos , Amazon's founder and chief executive (left), praised the further development of Alexa , the voice operated system embedded in the company's Echo speakers and other Amazon-related gadgets. (more...)
Japan authorities raid Coincheck after US$500 million heist Japan authorities raid Coincheck after US$500 million heist
- February 03, 2018

The company has said it will reimburse them with yen, but questions have emerged about its ability to pay, as well as why it had currencies stored in a hot wallet connected to the internet and thus potentially vulnerable to thieves. More recently, South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Youbit shut down and filed for bankruptcy after being hacked twice a year ago. On Sunday, Coincheck told stakeholders that it would offer $425 million in compensation. (more...)
Final pre-Olympic downhills cancelled due to course conditions Final pre-Olympic downhills cancelled due to course conditions
- February 03, 2018

She got her 79th career world cup win two weeks ago with a victory in the downhill in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. In doing so, she became the oldest victor of a women's World Cup downhill race, but her focus for 2018 is the Winter Games in Pyeongchang, which open next Thursday (Feb 8). (more...)
Post-earnings rally for eBay
- February 02, 2018

In other eBay news, SVP Raymond J. Pittman sold 31,400 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 17th. (NASDAQ: EBAY ) rating on Thursday, July 21. (NASDAQ: EBAY ) shares were sold by FISHER STEPHEN. (NASDAQ: EBAY ). The California-based Reilly Financial Lc has invested 0% in eBay Inc . SWAN ROBERT HOLMES also sold $937,805 worth of eBay Inc . (more...)
Apple overtakes Samsung in shrinking smartphone market Apple overtakes Samsung in shrinking smartphone market
- February 02, 2018

IDC considers that the launch of the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X largely contributed to Apple's success in the fourth quarter. Xiomi turned into the fifth biggest smartphone manufacturer leaving behind Huawei and OPPO in the final quarter of 2017 with shipments of 31 million smartphones and a market share of the industry of 6.9%, recording a development of 83% yearly. (more...)
Hyundai will launch new i20 facelift see how much it's updated Hyundai will launch new i20 facelift see how much it's updated
- February 02, 2018

Domestically, sales improved due to new vehicles and longer working days last month compared to 2017, when the Lunar New Year holidays fell in late January, the companies said. Last year, Hyundai sold 527,320 cars, up 5.4% from a year ago, in India to set a new record. Hyundai has confirmed that the new Santro facelift will be a compact family oriented auto and the company is considering the name "Santro" due to overwhelming pressure from dealers, customers and the market. (more...)
Short Interest in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Rises By 5.0%
- February 02, 2018

The formula is calculated by looking at companies that have a high earnings yield as well as a high return on invested capital. A C-score of -1 would indicate that there is not enough information available to calculate the score . The consensus recommendation provided by covering sell-side analysts is now 2.70. The VC is displayed as a number between 1 and 100. Following this scale, a rating of a 1 or a 2 would indicate a consensus Buy recommendation. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition's benchmark revealed Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition's benchmark revealed
- February 02, 2018

Even before you fire up the benchmark, Square Enix has given indication about how your system might perform, thanks to its minimum , recommended and 4K HDR PC specs table. All previously released DLC will be included, in addition to mod support. As Tabata said, the team is now squeezing out every available second to complete the game. (more...)
Study Links Injection Well Depth To Oklahoma Quakes Study Links Injection Well Depth To Oklahoma Quakes
- February 02, 2018

Earthquakes are considered a national security threat in Cushing, Oklahoma - site of the largest commercial oil storage hub in North America. Earthquakes can be induced by industrial processes, a fact established decades ago. "Lab experiments show basement rocks are more susceptible to earthquakes because 'having fluids in a rock is going to weaken the rock, ' said co-author Thomas Gernon, a geologist at the University of Southampton". (more...)
Google hit by $3bn loss at its parent company Google hit by $3bn loss at its parent company
- February 02, 2018

It's also on a buying spree to find office space for its burgeoning workforce in pricey Silicon Valley . Schmidt led the company's involvement in industry disputes and public policy fights around the world. "We're very pleased to have a strong position in a rapidly growing market", said Ms. Porat. Some analysts aren't so sure. "Our business is driving great growth, with 2017 revenues of $110.9 billion, up 23% year on year, and fourth quarter revenues of $32.3 billion, up 24% year on ... (more...)
Watch Bud Light's 'Dilly Dilly!,' 'Bud Knight' Super Bowl commercials Watch Bud Light's 'Dilly Dilly!,' 'Bud Knight' Super Bowl commercials
- February 02, 2018

The spot is the third and final ad in the brand's 'Dilly Dilly Super Bowl Trilogy, ' which kicked off before the holidays with a spot starring a wizard capable of turning anything into Bud Light. Super Bowl LII between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles is just days away and once again companies are paying big money - more than $5 million a pop - to advertise in the big game. (more...)
Honor 7X Red Edition launched in India, priced at Rs 12999 Honor 7X Red Edition launched in India, priced at Rs 12999
- February 02, 2018

Also, it's unknown whether the new colour option will be available in the 64GB variant. Honor recently announced that the company has started manufacturing the Honor 7X in India . It is powered by the HiSilicon Kirin 659 chipset, mated to 4GB of RAM. The storage variants of the smartphone include 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB options, along with microSD expansion. (more...)
Zuma to face another vote of no confidence on 22 February Zuma to face another vote of no confidence on 22 February
- February 02, 2018

National Assembly speaker Baleka Mbete has scheduled a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma‚ requested by EFF leader Julius Malema‚ for February 22 - the day after the national budget presentation. Parties including the EFF, the UDM and the DA have called for Zuma to be replaced before the address. Opposition parties meet on Friday to discuss their game plan. (more...)
Brokerage Overview of: Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (IMNP)
- February 02, 2018

Much of this practice involves discovering the overall trend line of a stock's movement. Investors may use Price to Book to display how the market portrays the value of a stock. Nevsun Resources Ltd. This company shares tumbled -34.25% from their most recent record high of $3.27 and now hold $642.72 million in market value of equity. (more...)
New Study Challenges Popular Theory About Dwarf Galaxies New Study Challenges Popular Theory About Dwarf Galaxies
- February 02, 2018

By studying Doppler shifts to determine movement, the team found 14 of 16 satellite galaxies appear to be rotating in the same plane. Federico Lelli of the European Southern Observatory says that large galaxies, like our own Milky Way, are usually surrounded by dwarf galaxies (satellite galaxies), which are smaller and dimmer. (more...)
Motorola Solutions (MSI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS Motorola Solutions (MSI) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.06 EPS
- February 02, 2018

About 201,190 shares traded. Motorola Solutions (NYSE: MSI ) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, November 2nd. It has outperformed by 10.93% the S&P500. (NYSE:AN) for 7,040 shares. Finally, State of Wisconsin Investment Board boosted its holdings in shares of Motorola Solutions by 135.8% during the third quarter. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Facebook, Inc. (FB)
- February 02, 2018

The stock increased 3.32% or $6.2 during the last trading session, reaching $193.09. Overall, 8.02 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average volume of $4.42 Million. Also, VP Colin Stretch sold 750 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, November 7th. First In stated it has 0.28% of its portfolio in Facebook , Inc. (more...)
Honda Motor Co Ltd (HMC) Holdings Cut by Cardinal Capital Management Honda Motor Co Ltd (HMC) Holdings Cut by Cardinal Capital Management
- February 02, 2018

About 45,250 shares traded. Reflecting an increase in profit related to changes in sales volume and model mix in motorcycle and automobile businesses and the favorable foreign currency effects, the following upward revisions were made to the previously announced consolidated financial forecasts for the current fiscal year (April 1, 2017 through March 31, 2018). (more...)
Which 'Good Place' Character Are You? Take the Quiz to Find Out Which 'Good Place' Character Are You? Take the Quiz to Find Out
- February 02, 2018

The second season finale of The Good Place did something that now, in retrospect, feels so obvious, but we still never could have predicted it. Instead of deciding if Eleanor, Chidi, Tahani, and Jason deserved to head to the actual Good Place or sent to the regular Bad Place, Judge Jen and Michael chose to start them over completely, back on earth, as living people. (more...)
Senate Celebrates As Court Affirms Power To Reject Magu As EFCC Chairman Senate Celebrates As Court Affirms Power To Reject Magu As EFCC Chairman
- February 02, 2018

The suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/59/2017 in which judgement was delivered, had the senate and Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF) as defendants. "Therefore, interpretation of the word "shall" should logically have the same effect regarding both situations". The Court said the Senate is conferred with the authority to ensure the choice of only suitable and credible persons for appointment as the EFCC. (more...)
Apple's HomePod speaker needs an iOS device to work Apple's HomePod speaker needs an iOS device to work
- February 02, 2018

Apple has updated its HomePod spec page (h/t: Ars Technica ) with "audio sources", specifically listing Apple Music , iTunes music purchases, Podcasts , iCloud Music Library , Beats 1 Live Radio and Airplay from other Apple devices to the speaker. (more...)
Advisors Capital Management LLC Reduces Stake in Express Scripts Holding (ESRX)
- February 02, 2018

Express Scripts Hldg now has $44.23 billion valuation. The stock increased 4.56% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $2.27. About 149,477 shares traded. Trust Of Vermont holds 16,706 shares or 0.11% of its portfolio. Kistler, Alabama-based fund reported 1,043 shares. (NYSE:AHH) to report earnings on February, 8. (more...)
Polar Bears Suffering From 'High-Energy, High-Fat Lifestyle' Amid Changing Climate Polar Bears Suffering From 'High-Energy, High-Fat Lifestyle' Amid Changing Climate
- February 02, 2018

Using high-tech collars that monitored behavior, hunting success and metabolic rates, the researchers followed nine female polar bears without cubs through springtime, as the animals went hunting on sea ice over Beaufort Sea. "You're talking a pretty incredible amount of mass to lose", said US Geological Survey wildlife biologist Anthony Pagano, lead author of the study. (more...)
FIA backs Tesla Model S-based electric GT race series FIA backs Tesla Model S-based electric GT race series
- February 02, 2018

The FIA this week sanctioned the new GT race series being built around the Tesla Model S. It's been branded the Electric Production Car Series (EPCS), instead of the former Electric GT name, and the aim is to get a more diverse range of models involved eventually. (more...)