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Zuckerberg testimony reveals lawmaker confusion on Facebook
- April 12, 2018

He also said Facebook was working hard to change its own operations after the harvesting of users' private data by a data-mining company affiliated with Donald Trump's campaign. "Your personal data?" asked Eshoo. Vince Mitchell: I think the delete Facebook campaign is useful. Apparently, it took something like the Cambridge Analytica scandal to draw people's attention to the question . (more...)
Instagram is rolling out 'Focus' For Dedicated Portrait Mode Photos Instagram is rolling out 'Focus' For Dedicated Portrait Mode Photos
- April 12, 2018

This step will be a challenge to social media rivals life Snapchat as it doesn't come with such camera features. When asked about these claims, Facebook naturally denied them and responded by saying that the Instagram side "was not pressured" to clone Stories and that the decision was supposedly "internally" made. (more...)
Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV): Wall Street Analyst Views in Focus Viavi Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ:VIAV): Wall Street Analyst Views in Focus
- April 12, 2018

Amazon.com accounts for about 4.0% of Winfield Associates Inc.'s portfolio, making the stock its 2nd largest position. Amazon.com, Inc. institutional proprietorship is held at 61.6% and beta stands at 1.62. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm earned $1.54 earnings per share. Looking out over a next 5-year period, analysts expect the company to see its earnings go up by 20.48%, annually. (more...)
New Snap Spectacles confirmed by FCC New Snap Spectacles confirmed by FCC
- April 12, 2018

According to a report on the Verge , the new version of the Snap Spectacles has been mentioned as "wearable video camera" on the FCC website . Though the first generation spectacles sales were not really spectacular, there is no reason to not believe that it may this time create a hysteria in the market. (more...)
Apple iPhone 8 & 8 Plus are now available in Red Apple iPhone 8 & 8 Plus are now available in Red
- April 11, 2018

Ireland is not included in the initial wave of countries, but Irish customers will receive their red iPhone 8s later this month. India will get these "new" smartphones by May this year. The 64GB version will be available at Rs 77,560 and 256GB variant at Rs 91,110. The new colour variant will be available to order from April 10 and ships starting from April 13th in Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom and USA ... (more...)
Edwards Lifesciences Corp (NYSE:EW) VP Sells 6300 Shares of Stock
- April 11, 2018

Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) has risen 17.32% since April 11, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 21.64% the S&P500. Ltd.'s holdings in Edwards Lifesciences Corporation were worth $733,000 at the end of the most recent quarter. (more...)
Google Home effect: Amazon Echo, Echo Dot gets limited time period discount Google Home effect: Amazon Echo, Echo Dot gets limited time period discount
- April 11, 2018

Previously also Amazon had been selling the Echo Dot, Echo and Echo Plus at the discounted prices of Rs 3,149, Rs 6,999 and Rs 10,499 respectively. Music can be streamed to these speakers through Google Play Music, Saavn, YouTube, and Gaana. (more...)
Samsung launches Galaxy J7 Duo with dual-rear camera Samsung launches Galaxy J7 Duo with dual-rear camera
- April 11, 2018

Samsung's new DeX Pad is designed for the latest generation and to support advanced Android smartphones i.e. Samsung Galaxy devices. Additionally, Samsung TV and refrigerators can also be bought with discounts. There will be a dual camera setup on the Galaxy J7 Duo with 13-megapixel primary sensor and f/1.9 aperture, and a 5-megapixel secondary sensor. Both lenses feature LED flash. (more...)
Unexpected Gainer with critical Performance Analyses: Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS)
- April 11, 2018

The stock increased 0.52% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $92.26. About 750,622 shares traded. (NASDAQ:CTXS). First Republic Investment stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Citrix Systems, Inc. Amica Pension Fund Board Of Trustees reported 0.09% stake. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for CTXS producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.90% and for the month booked as 1.82%. (more...)
"Etrian Odyssey X" Revealed as the Final Dungeon-Crawl on 3DS
- April 11, 2018

The game's other trademark, its labyrinths, will also be back in full force. This extends to its gameplay systems as well, with old combat features returning for the crossover-esque celebration. That being said, they did mention that this is the last game of the series on Nintendo's venerable pure-portable console. With Etrian Odyssey X as the last 3DS entry and Yo-Kai Watch 4 confirmed for the Switch (after myriad multi-version releases on 3DS), it's the beginning of a new era for ... (more...)
IOS 11.3 is breaking iPhone 8 units with third-party screens IOS 11.3 is breaking iPhone 8 units with third-party screens
- April 11, 2018

While attempting repairs with unofficial parts has always been risky, a new report claims that even genuine Apple replacement screens can cause sensor problems for the latest iPhones - if they're installed by unauthorized shops. Apple hasn't clarified whether the issue is intentional or accidental. Repairing the screen on Apple's flagship model, the iPhone X, costs €321. (more...)
Gotham Asset Management LLC Sells 469882 Shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE)
- April 11, 2018

Pivotal Research restated a "hold" rating and set a $20.00 target price (up previously from $13.00) on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a research report on Friday, February 23rd. The technology company reported $0.34 EPS for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.22 by $0.12. The company had a trading volume of 15,396,549 shares, compared to its average volume of 12,895,639. (more...)
Overwatch Retribution Event is Now Live, Check Out All the Skins Overwatch Retribution Event is Now Live, Check Out All the Skins
- April 11, 2018

What this means for you is that you get a brand new map, Rialto, for Overwatch's PvP Payload match, plus the new Retribution mode for PvE. In addition to the new skins, those that were released with Uprising previous year will once again be available - including the Blackwatch skins of Genji and McCree, which appear again in the Retribution mission. (more...)
Facebook's Zuckerberg vows to work harder to block hate speech in Myanmar Facebook's Zuckerberg vows to work harder to block hate speech in Myanmar
- April 11, 2018

So poor Mark Zuckerberg never has to explain it to you or another senator ever again! "It's even more extraordinary to have a single CEO testify before almost half the United States Senate", said Sen. Cambridge Analytica allegedly accessed users' personal data improperly and, according to a whistleblower, used that information to build psychological profiles to target voters with political ads. (more...)
Lexus teases new ES for Beijing debut Lexus teases new ES for Beijing debut
- April 11, 2018

Regardless of how and when the images appeared and who released them, what they all show is the car's absolutely massive spindle grille. Well fortunately a leaked photo of the 2019 Lexus ES showed up online yesterday and the front fascia we see in this teaser is pretty close to the grainy leaked photo. (more...)
IOS Latest Update Makes IPhone 8 Third-Party Screen Replacements Unresponsive IOS Latest Update Makes IPhone 8 Third-Party Screen Replacements Unresponsive
- April 11, 2018

The problem stems from users that sought third-party repairs for their broken iPhone 8 displays. This means that your repaired iPhone 8/ iPhone 8 Plus is now a $700+ paperweight. The ( PRODUCT) RED iPhone X Leather Folio is made from specially tanned and finish European leather. These cases and skins are far more affordable than what Apple offers. (more...)
BlackRock Advisors LLC Purchased 32911 Shares of Clovis Oncology Inc. (CLVS)
- April 11, 2018

In his first public comments since the trade dispute with the Trump administration started, Xi vowed to open the country's economy and said China would raise the foreign ownership limit in automobile, shipbuilding and aircraft sectors "as soon as possible". (more...)
Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA)
- April 11, 2018

Market Capitalization/Outstanding Shares/Intraday Volume: The company's Market capitalization is $37.92B with the total Outstanding Shares of 314.17M. (NASDAQ: EA ) earned "Buy" rating by KeyBanc Capital Markets on Sunday, November 19. Independent Advisor Alliance now owns 4,573 shares of the game software company's stock worth $542,000 after buying an additional 452 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Steam Modifies Its Privacy Settings Thus Making SteamSpy Obsolete Steam Modifies Its Privacy Settings Thus Making SteamSpy Obsolete
- April 11, 2018

According to Steam Spy , this isn't a particularly great move for the company as the tracking site is effectively useless without the information being available by default. Also, they can choose to stop broadcasting what game they are now playing. In Valve's own words, this is so that "You no longer need to nervously laugh it off as a bug when your friends notice the 4,000+ hours you've put into Ricochet ". (more...)
How to tell if Facebook data was compromised by Cambridge Analytica How to tell if Facebook data was compromised by Cambridge Analytica
- April 11, 2018

On a question, if Facebook has a political bias, the 33-year-old executive said that the platform's goal was not to engage political speech. Separately, the company began alerting some of its users that their data was gathered by Cambridge Analytica . (more...)
Apple's New 9.7-inch iPad is Now Available for Preorder on Flipkart Apple's New 9.7-inch iPad is Now Available for Preorder on Flipkart
- April 11, 2018

As announced earlier by the company, the 32GB variant of the new 9.7-inch iPad will be priced at Rs. 28,000 and Rs. 35,700 for the Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi+Cellular variants. The Apple Pencil is also supported by built-in apps such as Garage Band, Keynote, iMovie, Pages, and Numbers. The iPad is also compatible with Apple's Smart Keyboard, but even that will set you back by Rs 12,000. (more...)
GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) - Technical Watch GoPro, Inc. (GPRO) - Technical Watch
- April 11, 2018

EPS is an indicator of company profit because the more earnings a company can generate per share, the more valuable each share is to shareholders. But that is not to say that companies with negative EPS should be avoided. GoPro, Inc. (GPRO ) stock gained attention from Active Investors. Using a wider time frame to assess the moving average such as the 200-day, may help block out the noise and chaos that is often caused by daily price fluctuations. (more...)
Airtel launches Rs. 249 prepaid plan and revises Rs. 349 plan Airtel launches Rs. 249 prepaid plan and revises Rs. 349 plan
- April 11, 2018

The recharge offer provides only data advantages and there are no calls benefits with it. This amounts to 164GB of 4G data provided to users for the entire validity period. Available through the company website and the My Airtel app, users will get a total of 56GB 3G/4G data under the Rs 249 plan, which is valid for 28 days. (more...)
First Image Of The Xiaomi Black Shark Gaming Phone Leaked First Image Of The Xiaomi Black Shark Gaming Phone Leaked
- April 11, 2018

It may come with Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. Simple math shows that if the trend continues, the devices sold from January to December can reach 120-150 million. In terms of optics, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro has a dual rear camera setup, with a 12-megapixel primary sensor sporting an aperture of f/2.2 and a 1.25-micron pixel size, while the 5-megapixel secondary sensor has a f/2.0 aperture and 1.12-micron pixel size. (more...)
YouTube may be illegally collecting kids' data YouTube may be illegally collecting kids' data
- April 11, 2018

The complaint estimates YouTube inappropriately collected data on 23 million children over "a period of years". The law requires companies to inform parents and get their permission before collecting any data on their children . Advocacy groups asked the Federal Trade Commission Monday to investigate YouTube for violating a children-focused federal privacy law. Advocates say Google knows what it is doing. (more...)
Spotify said to plan new version of free music service Spotify said to plan new version of free music service
- April 11, 2018

Looking to use that Spotify app on your PlayStation 4 ? The revamped version of Spotify's free streaming service will allegedly make it quicker for users to access playlists and have more control over what songs will appear on the top playlists. (more...)
Apple loses battle against patent troll, to pay $502.6 million Apple loses battle against patent troll, to pay $502.6 million
- April 11, 2018

VirnetX closed Tuesday's regular trading in NY at USD4.10, up USD0.10 or 2.5%. If not the case itself where VirnetX does not seem to have too much of an advantage, the sheer size of Apple's even quarterly profits makes the judgment of little significance for the company. (more...)
Android Oreo, Assistant remote, Google logo and 4K capabilities Android Oreo, Assistant remote, Google logo and 4K capabilities
- April 11, 2018

While a white label manufacturer in Shenzhen did make Google's Pixel Buds, I can't find any previous Google product built by SEI Robotics. It was listed by Shenzhen SEI Robotics Co., Ltd, and it's only described as a "4K ATV Stick". It uses HDMI 2.0, and has an Amilogic S905X processor with 2GB of RAM under the hood, and there's 8GB of eMMC storage for downloading apps and games. (more...)
Sister Jean switches sports, tosses out 1st ball at Wrigley Field Sister Jean switches sports, tosses out 1st ball at Wrigley Field
- April 11, 2018

It still looked chilly in Chicago on Tuesday afternoon, but Sister Jean kept warm sporting a Loyola beanie and Cubs jacket. She laughed as the ball bounced toward home plate. Lucid lady". After a snowy Monday that postponed the home opener, the Chicago Cubs finally got to start their season at Wrigley Field on Tuesday . (more...)
Apple unveils red iPhone 8 Apple unveils red iPhone 8
- April 11, 2018

Come in a stunning red finish, both phones sport a lovely glass enclosure, now in red, with a matching aluminium band and a sleek black front. We were hoping that Apple will launch a Product Red iPhone this year as well, the iPhone X in the red variant. (more...)