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Ubisoft Continues To Fight Off Vivendi Takeover Ubisoft Continues To Fight Off Vivendi Takeover
- October 05, 2017

Stay current on th latest Rainbow Six Siege updates . Those dates offer little chance for coincidence, as it seems Vivendi's takeover opportunity will come in November. This is however a moot point, because Vivendi's ownership is set to automatically increase due to a double voting rights provision meant to encourage long-term shareholder loyalty. (more...)
Amazon Echo Devices Can Now Make Free Calls In The US
- October 05, 2017

Amazon has introduced an extended calling feature to its Echo devices , allowing owners to make calls to non-Echo users. The sources claim Google's device is codenamed " Manhattan " and will sport a 7-inch screen, the same as the Echo Show. (more...)
Burr: Senate Probe of Russian Collusion 'Still Open' Burr: Senate Probe of Russian Collusion 'Still Open'
- October 05, 2017

Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, advocated new restrictions on online ads. What was made very clear was that this investigation is nowhere near finished and the issue of collusion between the Trump team and Russian Federation is still very much open. (more...)
All Existing Nokia Android Smartphones Will Get The Android P Update
- October 05, 2017

In the wake of presenting Android O, Google has begun to chip away at the improvement of Android P . Android P is relied upon to be revealed by Google either in the late first quarter, or in the second quarter of the following month. (more...)
Facebook tests feature to provide context for news stories Facebook tests feature to provide context for news stories
- October 05, 2017

The new tool will allow Facebook users to click a button on articles to learn "context" about the publisher-which the company hopes will help readers determine whether the news is from a credible outlet. The announcement comes a day after U.S. senators said they would ask executives from Facebook, Google and Twitter to testify at a November 1 hearing on Russian efforts to manipulate internet platforms during the election campaign. (more...)
Liberty Media Corporation - Ser (NASDAQ:FWONA) Experiences Lighter than Usual Trading Volume
- October 05, 2017

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 14,407,400 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $558,720,000 after buying an additional 582,991 shares during the last quarter. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Citadel Advisors LLC Purchases New Stake in Liberty Media Corporation (FWONK)" was originally reported by StockNewsTimes and is the sole property of of StockNewsTimes. (more...)
Las Vegas shooter reportedly wired $100K to Philippines Las Vegas shooter reportedly wired $100K to Philippines
- October 05, 2017

The girlfriend of the man responsible for the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on Sunday (Oct. 1) is back in the United States and facing questioning, as investigators continue to try to understand the motive behind the attack. (more...)
New 'infotainment' tech in vehicles increases distracted driving risk New 'infotainment' tech in vehicles increases distracted driving risk
- October 05, 2017

If you find using the infotainment system in your vehicle is distracting, resist the temptation to use it. Researchers had two dozen volunteers test 30 different vehicles on a residential road. In 2015, however, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recorded that 3,477 people were killed and around 391,000 were injured in motor vehicles because of distracted drivers. (more...)
Michigan Students to Speak with NASA Astronauts on Space Station
- October 05, 2017

According to NASA, the issue has so far not had any impact on operations at the space station. They duo have been assigned to revolve around getting the Canadian robotic arm in good shape for doing work outside ISS. It is one of the most crucial tools on the ISS. The spacewalkers will remove two thermal blankets, the release six bolts connect the end effector to the arm. (more...)
Google's Echo Show competitor plans revealed after YouTube block
- October 05, 2017

Google Home debuted in the smart speaker with Google Assistant in November 2016, but Amazon leads the segment with its wide range of Echo devices. These reasons accounted for Google pulling YouTube app from the Echo Show. Plus, it is has the ability to act as a smart hub for controlling home functions via Nest or other devices. The video streaming service is an essential feature on the Echo Show, which is often useful for viewing video recipes while in the kitchen. (more...)
Mozilla drops support of Firefox on Windows XP and Vista Mozilla drops support of Firefox on Windows XP and Vista
- October 05, 2017

When Mozilla released Firefox 53 in April 2017, it no longer supported Windows XP and Windows Vista . The company has now announced that it will discontinue offering all kind of support by June, 2018. Today we are announcing June 2018 as the final end of life date for Firefox support on Windows XP and Vista. The company has announced that they have moved the mentioned operating systems into Extended Support Release (ESR) where it will continue to push security updates to these users. (more...)
Google unveils new Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones
- October 05, 2017

The Pixel 2 features a 5-inch Cinematic 127-mm full-HD (1080x1920) display , while the Pixel 2 XL features a 6-inch QHD+ (2880 x 1440) P-OLED at 538ppi with 18:9 ratio. It basically uses both hardware dependent OIS and gyroscope dependent EIS for stabilizing the footage. However, that is not all. Pixel Buds can easily connect with Android smartphones, which are powered by Android Nougat 7.0 or higher version with Google Assistance. (more...)
Dust, not aliens, behind mysterious dimming of Tabby's Star Dust, not aliens, behind mysterious dimming of Tabby's Star
- October 05, 2017

Speculations have included the idea that the star swallowed a planet that it is unstable, and a theory that a giant contraption built by an advanced civilisation could be harvesting energy from the star, causing its brightness to decrease. Wednesday, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory highlighted some new information on Tabby's Star that cites dust as the most likely reason for its dimming trend. (more...)
Google's Wireless Headphones Offer Real-Time Language Translation
- October 05, 2017

Clips , which Google said is " coming soon ", takes on compact cameras such as GoPro's Hero5 Session and Snap's Spectacles as each strives to make the process of recording video simpler and more mobile. Google also announced wireless headphones, called Pixel Buds . With the new virtual reality headset, the company says it has "kept the best parts of the original and made them even better". (more...)
Mi Mix 2 Set To Launch In India On October 10 Mi Mix 2 Set To Launch In India On October 10
- October 05, 2017

There is a 64GB, 128GB and 256GB internal storage in Xiaomi Mi Mix 2. The device's price starts at INR 32,000 for the entry-level variant and goes up to INR 47,000 for the special edition. While the regular edition is only available in Black, the special edition comes in two colour variants - Black and White. Rest of the specifications are same as the Mi MIX 2 standard 6GB RAM variant. (more...)
Google Announces Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Smartphones Starting at $649 Google Announces Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Smartphones Starting at $649
- October 05, 2017

The Pixel 2 sports a 5-inch OLED display which has a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The Pixel lets you play with augmented reality stickers through the phone's camera, and you can do something very similar with the iPhone 8 and X, thanks to ARKit. (more...)
United Kingdom scientist wins chemistry Nobel United Kingdom scientist wins chemistry Nobel
- October 05, 2017

Explaining the significance of the technology, Nobel chemistry committee member Heiner Linke said it enables scientists to "see down to the position of individual atoms to be able to see how these molecules interact with one another, what complexes they build, how these complex machineries work". (more...)
Tinder Launches a Reactions Feature and Introduces its Douchebag Expert Tinder Launches a Reactions Feature and Introduces its Douchebag Expert
- October 05, 2017

You'd quite like to call them out on their trashy behaviour, for the sake of other swipers and your own satisfaction, but they don't really deserve the time it'd take for you to type out a rant or calmly explain to them why they're bad. It's simple. It's sassy. You can then scroll through the Reactions and select the one to send to your love match. Alongside Reactions, we're rolling out messaging standards to all users to set the tone and promote best practices for a better Tinder ... (more...)
Google introduces its first wireless earphones
- October 05, 2017

Both the phone miss out on the headphone jack. Portrait mode applies blurring to the background to offer a more professional-look to pictures. A 12.2MP rear camera with 4K video recording and an 8MP front camera are integrated as well. (more...)
New Pokémon movie is bringing you nostalgic feels in November New Pokémon movie is bringing you nostalgic feels in November
- October 05, 2017

According to the brand, fans can "experience the adventure that started it all". Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You can't come soon enough. He also meets two new characters, Sorrel and Verity, that join Ash on his journeys and seemingly replace Brock and Misty in this alternate retelling of Ash's adventures. (more...)
Overwatch Halloween Terror Event Teased Overwatch Halloween Terror Event Teased
- October 05, 2017

An Overwatch Halloween 2017 event has been confirmed to be happening from October 10 to November 2. But now you can glance at the stylish new appearance, waiting at least two characters - the Reaper and McCrea. Hopefully we'll get not only more costumes for characters that missed out a year ago, but more characters to choose from in horde mode as well. (more...)
Securities Analyst Recommendations: Penumbra, Inc. (PEN), Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI)
- October 05, 2017

When the RSI line moves up, the stock may be experiencing strength. Although it does not guarantee success and is not 100% accurate, it is still one of the two key methods of analyzing stock prices, along with fundamental analysis. Hovnanian Enterprises, Inc. (HOV)'s Relative Strength Index (RSI ) is 63.67. A reading under 20 would indicate no trend, and a reading from 20-25 would suggest that there is no clear trend signal. (more...)
Hyundai Santa Fe Sport concept arrives in time for SEMA Hyundai Santa Fe Sport concept arrives in time for SEMA
- October 05, 2017

Energy drink brand Rockstar designed the concept to be able to withstand the ultimate demands of extreme off-roading in Moab, Utah, considered one of the world's most challenging off-road regions. But the most in-your-face change is the enormous ride height, courtesy of a King coil-over suspension fitted with 2.5-inch Internal Bypass shocks, as well as KMC 17-inch Machete off-road bead-lock wheels shod with Mickey Thompson 35x12.50 R17 Baja MTZ off-road tires. (more...)
Ireland says European Union action over 13 billion euro Apple tax bill 'regrettable'
- October 05, 2017

Last year, the European Union ordered Ireland to recover $15 billion in taxes that they had deemed had been underpaid. Amazon , unsurprisingly, disputes the state aid accusation: "We believe that Amazon did not receive any special treatment from Luxembourg and that we paid tax in full accordance with both Luxembourg and global tax law". (more...)
Quantitative Investment Management LLC Invests $3.88 Million in Skechers USA, Inc. (SKX)
- October 04, 2017

The institutional investor held 126,507 shares of the consumer non-durables company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $3.73 million, up from 87,772 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Investors may use Price to Book to display how the market portrays the value of a stock. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which is accessible through this hyperlink . (more...)
Most recent Trading report: Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (CDNS), IXYS Corporation (IXYS)
- October 04, 2017

Cantab Capital Partners Llp now owns 35,722 shares with a value of $1,196,000,000. CDNS's shares were trading -0.05% below from the 52-week high price mark of $39.49 and 63.44% above from the 52-week price bottom of $24.15. RBC Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $25 target. As per Wednesday, April 19, the company rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo. The firm has "Buy" rating by DA Davidson given on Thursday, February 4. (more...)
Google Pixelbook features leaked ahead of launch, Home Mini speaker listed online Google Pixelbook features leaked ahead of launch, Home Mini speaker listed online
- October 04, 2017

With the Google Home Mini though, you can put one in your most active rooms for $200 or less, and it won't even stand out due to its size. It's a Best Buy Canada promo that sells the Pixel 2 bundled with the new Google Home Mini. Google , which past year brought Google Pixel , aimed to give a tough competition to Apple's iPhone but somehow couldn't achieve its objective, is once again ready to take the challenge ahead. (more...)
Bargain Hunters Should Take a Look at Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Bargain Hunters Should Take a Look at Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)
- October 04, 2017

The RSI was created by J. Welles Wilder who was striving to measure whether or not a stock was overbought or oversold. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Piper Jaffray on Monday, September 28. 639.89 million shares or 1.59% less from 650.21 million shares in 2017Q1 were reported. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Zurcher Kantonalbank (Zurich Cantonalbank) has invested 0.23% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . (more...)
Google's Daydream View VR headset revealed: Upgraded lenses and more content too
- October 04, 2017

The new Daydream View will be available on the Google Store later this year for the U.S., Canada, U.K., Germany, Australia, Italy, France, Spain, Japan and Korea. Like its predecessor, the Daydream View will also come with a hand-held controller with sensors and smart software to allow you to easily interact with things in the virtual world as well as easily play games and use apps wherever you are. (more...)
$1.17 Earnings Per Share Expected for Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) This Quarter
- October 04, 2017

The SI to Clovis Oncology Incorporated's float is 24.63%. In the last 90 days, insiders sold 27,450 shares of company stock valued at $2,143,685. Clovis Oncology Inc (NASDAQ: CLVS ) has risen 282.71% since October 4, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)