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Volkswagen Arteon picks up where the CC left off Volkswagen Arteon picks up where the CC left off
- February 08, 2018

Arteon comes standard with tri-zone automatic climate control and heated leatherette-wrapped thrones for your rump's pleasure. The specification levels will be SE, SEL and SEL Premium, and the top-of-the-line versions will feature such options as the Digital Cockpit cluster, panoramic sunroof, a massage function on the driver seat and Dynaudio premium audio. (more...)
NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday NetEase, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTES) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday
- February 08, 2018

The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the previous year is $349.19. About 9,144 shares traded. Hexcel Corporation (NYSE:HXL) has risen 15.53% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. Macquarie Research has "Outperform" rating and $280 target. The rating was downgraded by Roth Capital to "Neutral" on Thursday, May 12. Barclays Capital maintained Walmart Inc. (more...)
Tesla reports record loss but says outlook is positive Tesla reports record loss but says outlook is positive
- February 08, 2018

Paying customers are supporting Tesla through its production struggle - they've put down more than $850 million in deposits for vehicles including the Semi truck and Roadster sports auto thatMusk showed off in November. Dalton Investments Llc, which manages about $3.14 billion and $224.09M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Berkshire Hathaway Inc Del (BRKB) by 22,500 shares to 56,989 shares, valued at $10.45M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Windows 10: Could Progressive Web Apps finally fix Microsoft Store's software shortfall? Windows 10: Could Progressive Web Apps finally fix Microsoft Store's software shortfall?
- February 08, 2018

However, it is now clear that similar to Google's take , which was recently followed by Mozilla , the Windows maker is now bringing PWAs to the mainstream. That means a progressive web app can run on a Windows 10 machine and also on your smartphone or tablet. In the meantime, Microsoft is aiming to bring support for accessing PWAs right from its Edge browser . (more...)
Vodafone rolls out 4G VoLTE in Mumbai, Gujarat and Delhi Vodafone rolls out 4G VoLTE in Mumbai, Gujarat and Delhi
- February 08, 2018

We have consistently invested in building, a robust and future fit data strong network, pan India. Vodafone's VoLTE service has now gone live in Mumbai, Delhi-NCR and Gujarat. However, in Gujarat the VoLTE service is now available only in the cities of Surat and Ahmedabad, but will be rolled out in other cities soon. The introduction of VoLTE will allow Vodafone to free up its 3G and 2G network that are now being used to offer voice service. (more...)
Grand Theft Auto V sells over 90 million copies Grand Theft Auto V sells over 90 million copies
- February 08, 2018

After participating in the presentation of the recent financial report of Take-Two Interactive, Strauss Zelnick, CEO of the company, was questioned about the success of his microtransactions models in titles such as National Basketball Association 2K18 and Grand Theft Auto Online. (more...)
Saraki closes defence at CCT after calling one witness Saraki closes defence at CCT after calling one witness
- February 08, 2018

The appellate court however dismissed 15 counts of the original charge on the premise that they were not supported with credible evidence capable of warranting the Respondent (Saraki) to be called upon to enter his defence to them. The tribunal subsequently adjourned the matter till February 27 for adoption of written addresses. He consequently applied for a date for adjournment to enable parties adopt their final addresses. (more...)
Tesla Fourth-Quarter Earnings Beat, Maintains Model 3 Production Target Tesla Fourth-Quarter Earnings Beat, Maintains Model 3 Production Target
- February 08, 2018

Tesla's energy generation and storage revenue was up 127% year over year. "It's mostly about how Tesla's going to tackle these challenges over the next year as they ramp up production". Tesla said it would meet its goal of producing 5000 Model 3s per month by the end of the second quarter. Tesla never seems to want for side-quests. (more...)
Samsung chairman a suspect in $7.5m tax evasion case Samsung chairman a suspect in $7.5m tax evasion case
- February 08, 2018

Lee, the Vice Chairman of Samsung Electronics, was released from prison after serving 353 days of a five year sentence for bribery and embezzlement. Lee Kun-hee has been involved in tax scandals before and was convicted in 2009, after he was caught up in a scandal that involved the use of trusted employees' accounts to avoid paying taxes and police say more of such accounts have been discovered. (more...)
Samsung Electronics OKs Construction of 2nd Chip Line in S. Korea Samsung Electronics OKs Construction of 2nd Chip Line in S. Korea
- February 08, 2018

It was reported yesterday that Samsung was thinking about establishing a new semiconductor chip production line at its Pyeongtaek plant due to rising demand for semiconductors. An executive at Samsung Electronics said the project has always been reviewed, but said that no decision has been made yet. "The investment is aimed at better preparing for future market demand". (more...)
Jacqueline Fernandez to go Madhuri way in 'Baaghi 2' special song Jacqueline Fernandez to go Madhuri way in 'Baaghi 2' special song
- February 08, 2018

Grooving on Madhuri Dixit's numbers is every actress' dream and Jacqueline is one lucky young woman to step in the shoes of Madhuri Dixit. Starring the rumoured real-life couple Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani , Baaghi 2 is one of the most awaited films of the year. (more...)
Nintendo announces My Nintendo Gold Coin discount scheme for Switch owners Nintendo announces My Nintendo Gold Coin discount scheme for Switch owners
- February 08, 2018

If you buy a game physically you'll get 1%. If you're registered with My Nintendo (which you should definitely do if you haven't already - it's free), you may have noticed that any time you purchase a digital game on Switch, Wii U, or 3DS, or a physical game on Switch, you receive a few Gold Points. (more...)
Twitter (TWTR) PT Raised to $30.00 Twitter (TWTR) PT Raised to $30.00
- February 08, 2018

Jefferies Group analyst B. Thill now anticipates that the social networking company will post earnings of $0.02 per share for the year, down from their prior forecast of $0.03. Insiders own 9.18% of the company's stock. They presently have a $27.54 price target on the social networking company's stock. Institutional investors own 50.12% of the company's stock. (more...)
Ford adds diesel option to Transit Connect line Ford adds diesel option to Transit Connect line
- February 08, 2018

Believe it or not, this is the thinking going on at Ford right now, as the company has made a decision to pitch the new 2019 Transit Connect to a very specific market: aging baby boomers who maintain very active lifestyles and need to cart around their offspring's offspring now and then, but don't want to break the bank on an expensive minivan or crossover that's bigger than they want or typically need. (more...)
Purported iOS iBoot source code leaks, potential security issue for iPhones Purported iOS iBoot source code leaks, potential security issue for iPhones
- February 08, 2018

Apple is saying nothing about the leak, but the DMCA notice all but confirms that the leak is of legitimate code. An anonymous user has uploaded what appears to be the source code of iBoot -the iOS secure bootloader- on GitHub , and all evidence suggests the code is authentic. (more...)
Ayodhya dispute: Next hearing in Supreme Court on March 14 Ayodhya dispute: Next hearing in Supreme Court on March 14
- February 08, 2018

But due to the incomplete documentation process, the Supreme Court fixed 14 March as the next date of hearing, according to ANI . A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra , Justice Ashok Bhushan and Justice S. In a majority ruling in 2010, a three-judge bench of the Allahabad High Court had ordered partitioning of the land equally among three parties - the Sunni Waqf Board, the Nirmohi Akhara and Ram Lalla . (more...)
Stephens Inc. AR Has $8.01 Million Position in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- February 08, 2018

Barnett & Company Inc who had been investing in Kimberly Clark Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $39.45 billion market cap company. Rosenblatt maintained the shares of ADBE in report on Wednesday, June 22 with "Buy" rating. The firm earned "Market Perform" rating on Thursday, November 9 by Oppenheimer. (more...)
Major Telegram update adds video streaming, Auto-Night Mode, Telegram Login Major Telegram update adds video streaming, Auto-Night Mode, Telegram Login
- February 08, 2018

As usual, you'll see a progress bar while playing the new clips, and the light grey strip will display how much of the content has been cached. With Telegram 4 .8, users have an auto-night mode which is activated once a certain threshold is reached, By default users can have it switch to night-mode in low-light conditions, or they can let Telegram access their location and schedule it according to sunrise and sunset. (more...)
Apple Watch detects diabetes with 85% accuracy Apple Watch detects diabetes with 85% accuracy
- February 08, 2018

With that information, Cardiogram was able to develop parameters for detecting the signs of diabetes, and train its deep learning network, DeepHeart , on those parameters. Its diabetes-detecting abilities, with an 85 percent success rate, fall within that same accuracy range. "In other words, don't count on completely removing humans from the process of spotting disease". (more...)
North Korean Cheering Group to Arrive in South for Olympics North Korean Cheering Group to Arrive in South for Olympics
- February 08, 2018

South Korea wants to use the games to re-engage with the North and encourage friendly encounters between Pyongyang and Washington, but is also anxious to avoid any awkward moments - a tall order, according to officials in Seoul . Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will also arrive in South Korea on Friday to attend the opening ceremonies . South Korea's presidential Blue House said the younger Kim's visit will have a more significant meaning. (more...)
Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark
- February 08, 2018

Scientists believe that around 10% of white British people can be traced back to Cheddar Man's kin. A group of scientists from the London Natural History Museums carried out the work of reconstructing the face. A bust of Cheddar Man, complete with shoulder-length dark hair and short facial hair, has been created using 3D printing. Results show that Cheddar Man originally came from the Middle East. (more...)
Chinese police don facial-recognition glasses to catch criminals Chinese police don facial-recognition glasses to catch criminals
- February 08, 2018

The device connects to a feed which taps into China's state database to root out potential criminals using facial recognition . In tests the glasses identified faces within 100 milliseconds . While the police claim that the technology is being used to locate criminals and those using fake IDs, there are concerns that the tech could also be used to target opposition politicians or minorities. (more...)
SpaceX launches world's most powerful rocket SpaceX launches world's most powerful rocket
- February 08, 2018

Yesterday's exciting and admittedly risky launch , SpaceX says, could mean game over for its private space company rivals. More satellites: Tech giants, from Amazon to Facebook to SpaceX itself, are looking to deploy a large networks of satellites to beam high-speed internet from space. (more...)
Rumored Huawei P20 could have three rear camera lenses Rumored Huawei P20 could have three rear camera lenses
- February 08, 2018

The invite shows an image of three circles overlapping the Eiffel Tower in Paris. The latest case renders that have surfaced on the web suggest the P20 Lite smartphone with the model number ANE-LX1 has obtained FCC (Federal Communications Commission) certification. (more...)
NBC to broadcast Olympic coverage on LinkNYC kiosks NBC to broadcast Olympic coverage on LinkNYC kiosks
- February 08, 2018

And the Olympic Channel will show all the medal ceremonies. But to watch online, you'll still need to pay for a cable or satellite subscription. "The Winter Olympics is a great example of the breadth and depth of live sports that our subscribers can stream, with thousands of hours of premium content available this month thanks to our partnership with NBCUniversal ", said fuboTV Head of Content Strategy & Acquisition Ben Grad. (more...)
Bryan Fuller Exits Apple's Bryan Fuller Exits Apple's "Amazing Stories" Reboot Series
- February 08, 2018

Fuller has parted ways with Apple's " Amazing Stories ", of which he was previously onboard as showrunner. Amazing Stories certainly had its share of darker material in its original run, but those episodes were offset by cartoons about family dogs or illustrators saving the crew of a doomed B-17. (more...)
SpaceX Makes History After Successful Falcon Heavy Test Flight SpaceX Makes History After Successful Falcon Heavy Test Flight
- February 08, 2018

As the rocket concluded its flight, the Roadster was deployed on its preliminary orbit. The tech billionaire has repeatedly played down expectations for the launch, saying that the mission might end in explosion. Just moments after liftoff, the two side booster rockets separated from the main Falcon vehicle, and autonomously flew themselves back to Kennedy Space Centre for a controlled landing. (more...)
Spacex 'Starman' at wheel of sports vehicle flying on new rocket Spacex 'Starman' at wheel of sports vehicle flying on new rocket
- February 08, 2018

A former Pentagon official now advising SpaceX said that the Falcon Heavy may be compelling to the Defense Department given both its payload capacity and its low price. Below, watch the epic moment unfold for yourself - and don't say we didn't warn you that you might find yourself searching how to take a SpaceX flight to Mars immediately after seeing the Falcon Heavy touch down. (more...)
Google Photos Lets Users Create Their Own Themed Videos Google Photos Lets Users Create Their Own Themed Videos
- February 08, 2018

For the eagle eyed among you, you'll notice there's a new category there which Google has launched specifically for next Wednesday - Valentines Day. Now it looks like Google is taking it one step further, by introducing a new feature that will let users create themed videos. (more...)
Smart TVs can get hacked, Consumer Reports say Smart TVs can get hacked, Consumer Reports say
- February 08, 2018

Who's controlling your TV? The findings were part of a broad privacy and security evaluation, led by Consumer Reports , of smart TVs from top brands that also included LG, Sony, and Vizio . You will find instructions specific to your TV. Roku, of Los Gatos, responded in a blog post Wednesday, saying that Consumer Reports " got it wrong " with how it described the ease by which someone could hack into its TV from TCL. (more...)