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The Value of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) Underpriced by 7.8%? The Value of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) Underpriced by 7.8%?
- October 25, 2017

CSX Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 41.24%. They set a "hold" rating and a $31.00 target price on the stock. The stock of CSX Corporation (NASDAQ:CSX) earned "Overweight" rating by JP Morgan on Thursday, October 12. The volume of CSX witnessed a shift from 4 million shares, based on a 50-day average, to 6.4 million shares. The stock was sold at an average price of $36.92, for a total value of $1,055,432.04. (more...)
This creepy ass insect has the internet freaking out This creepy ass insect has the internet freaking out
- October 25, 2017

Part caterpillar. Part moth. The Creatonos gangis moth is a weird looking insect native to parts of Asia and Australia which looks like something straight out of a horror movie. A video has been posted online showing an insect with large hairy tentacles growing from its belly. The media, uploaded to Facebook by user Gandik in Indonesia, shows the moth on a white tile floor flexing its hairy tentacles up and down. (more...)
Kawasaki Ninja 400 unveiled at Tokyo motor show 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 400 unveiled at Tokyo motor show 2017
- October 25, 2017

The new Ninja 400 will replace the Ninja 300 in global markets, and in India. Stay tuned to Autoportal for full details on the bike. The 400 in the name indicates the motorcycle's all-new 399cc parallel-twin engine that makes a claimed 45hp and 38Nm. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 5X gets Red special edition in China Xiaomi Mi 5X gets Red special edition in China
- October 25, 2017

The Mi 5X Red Special Edition features a 5MP front camera. This means that the Xiaomi Mi 5X is priced at 1,499 Yuan ($226) in China, and as you can see in the provided images, this smartphone combines red and black colors, its sides and back are red, while its front side is pure black. (more...)
Google Home launches kid-friendly experiences
- October 25, 2017

Available in the U.S. with the Google Assistant on Google Home, other smart speakers and eligible phones, the experiences include games and activities produced in partnership with Disney and Sports Illustrated. Google aims that the families will learn and play together with the new collection of features for families. Note: Google Assistant will work only if the Google Play Services on your device is updated to version 10.2.98 or later, so make sure you download the latest version on ... (more...)
Microsoft has officially killed off the Kinect - but why?
- October 25, 2017

Kinect creator Alex Kipman and general manager of Xbox Devices Marketing Matthew Lapsen revealed the news exclusively to Co.Design in an interview . Though its time may have come to an end, the Kinect effortlessly transformed the Xbox 360 into a family games console, and brought more "wow" factor to gaming than anything else had mustered since the Wii . (more...)
Apple lets iPhone X Face ID accuracy drop to meet deadline Apple lets iPhone X Face ID accuracy drop to meet deadline
- October 25, 2017

Until the iPhone X , the most significant deployment of the technology was in Microsoft's Kinect controller, which the Xbox console used to detect a gamer's movements. The materials that it's made from - gallium arsenide and glass - are fragile, and need to be precisely paired. Precision is key. If the microscopic components are off by even several microns, a fraction of a hair's breadth, the technology might not work properly, according to people with knowledge of the situation. (more...)
Google Cloud and Cisco offer developers hybrid cloud toolsets Google Cloud and Cisco offer developers hybrid cloud toolsets
- October 25, 2017

Cloud has become a "strategic imperative for people", Google's cloud head Diane Greene told CNBC : "But it just can't happen that fast". According a statement from Cisco: "The companies will provide a unique and open hybrid cloud offering that enables applications and services to be deployed, managed and secured across on-premises environments and Google Cloud Platform". (more...)
Sony announce a7R III & two new lenses Sony announce a7R III & two new lenses
- October 25, 2017

The Sony A7R III has the same 42 megapixel CMOS sensor as the A7R II camera , but thanks to some internal improvements it offers an expanded dynamic range of 15 stops at low sensitivity settings, so it should deliver even better image quality than its already impressive predecessor. (more...)
Tesla's Puerto Rico power project is heartfelt help done right Tesla's Puerto Rico power project is heartfelt help done right
- October 25, 2017

That should mean it cannot only generate power from the sun's rays in times of need, but also store up a reserve that can be used to provide power round the clock and throughout varying weather conditions, even when the sun isn't shining. In the ongoing relief efforts aiming to aid Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria , Elon Musk has dug deep into his own pockets, while also offering up the services of his clean energy automotive company , Tesla . (more...)
Q3 of 2017: Global app revenues and downloads hit record highs
- October 25, 2017

The report points that the numbers do not include new downloads and does not count reinstalls or app updates. The presence of Jio networks enabled affordable internet services, which resulted in many more downloads than the previous year. Google play store maintains a lead in downloads worldwide. Google's Play Store, though, beat the App Store on total downloads, owing to a 10 per cent year-on-year growth in downloads. (more...)
Tokyo Motor Show 2017: Honda Neo Sports Cafe Racer Concept Unveiled Tokyo Motor Show 2017: Honda Neo Sports Cafe Racer Concept Unveiled
- October 25, 2017

The company says the Neo Sports Cafe Racer concept explores the next generation naked sports bike for the company. The company has not shared plans for launching models based on these concepts in India where the government has been pushing to go all-electric vehicles by 2030. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Already Available for Pre-Orders OnePlus 5T Already Available for Pre-Orders
- October 25, 2017

Nearly every day we come across some new design or specification leak, and today isn't any different. The specifications come from the unannounced handset's appearance on Antutu, a benchmarking website. On the front, it will sport a 16-megapixel front-facing shooter with Sony IMX371 sensor and an f/1.6 aperture for capturing better low-light selfies and making video calls. (more...)
Apple buys New Zealand wireless charging company
- October 25, 2017

While it's unclear how much Apple paid for the company, it was founded in 2007 as a spin-out from the University of Auckland. "We want to bring truly effortless charging to more places and more customers around the world", he said. AirPower, which is due for release next year, is a wireless charing mat that can simultaneously charge up to three of the new glass-back Apple products at once. (more...)
Emmanuel Mudiay tallies 15 points against Wiz on Monday
- October 25, 2017

Even so, though we played a bad game , we nearly got it out". John and Otto both talked about their pick-and-roll reads against Detroit, which saw the Pistons switch a lot of that action and allowed Otto to take advantage of smaller defenders closer to the basket. (more...)
Tesla to Build Plant in China
- October 25, 2017

But the company has declined to comment on a report that says a deal has been reached. Tesla has made an arrangement with Shanghai's government to built a manufacturing plant in the city's free-trade zone, according to The Wall Street Journal , which cites reports from people briefed on the company's plans. (more...)
Cubs memorabilia stolen from girl with brain cancer in hospital Cubs memorabilia stolen from girl with brain cancer in hospital
- October 25, 2017

But now, the photo has disappeared from Abby's hospital room. After chemotherapy and radiation treatments, she was given the all-clear. KMOV reports Abby Schrage's source of inspiration as she battles brain cancer is an autographed picture of a Anthony Rizzo , who also had cancer as a child. (more...)
Mazda Vision Coupe concept showcases next-generation design language Mazda Vision Coupe concept showcases next-generation design language
- October 25, 2017

Featuring the next-generation SKYACTIV-X gasoline engine, SKYACTIV-Vehicle Architecture and a more mature expression of the KODO design language, the model embodies the technology, engineering and design concepts that will define the next generation of Mazda cars. (more...)
Xbox One X hotel to open in Sydney for a limited time Xbox One X hotel to open in Sydney for a limited time
- October 25, 2017

Xbox Stay N' Play will give gamers the first chance to play the Xbox One X . Guests will be able to check in using their Xbox Gamertag on site. This giant box will feature four themed suites upstairs, each showcasing a different game (such as Assassin's Creed: Origins and Forza Motorsport 7 ) on the upcoming Xbox One X console (you can pre-order your console from the Microsoft Store directly for $649 ). (more...)
Climate Change Is Costing the US Billions Climate Change Is Costing the US Billions
- October 25, 2017

Collins says simply spending billions on recovery efforts from stronger storms is not an adequate strategy. President Donald Trump, a climate change doubter, rolled back Obama administration directives requiring federal agencies to prepare plans to address climate risks in March, and agencies like the Environmental Protection Agency have cut climate change research. (more...)
'Attack on Titan 2' (ALL) Narrows Down Release Date, Playable Characters 'Attack on Titan 2' (ALL) Narrows Down Release Date, Playable Characters
- October 25, 2017

Outside of their excursions, Scouts can also deepen their relationships with fellow comrades. According to Koei Tecmo , Attack on Titan 2 will follow the events of the second season of the anime and will feature versatile action gameplay, all new challenges, and a wide selection of playable characters from Attack on Titan , including some new characters from season 2. (more...)
Albert Einstein's secrets for happiness revealed as notes surface after 95 years Albert Einstein's secrets for happiness revealed as notes surface after 95 years
- October 25, 2017

Recall that figure of the US President Donald trump, which was exhibited at the auction house Nate D. Sanders sold almost 30 thousand dollars. A first offer of a few thousand dollars, the sale has climbed to the summits for about twenty minutes, with two prospective buyers competing fiercely by telephone, on the sheet of yellowed paper bearing the writing of the great man. (more...)
Grab your free South Park: The Fractured But Whole trial right now Grab your free South Park: The Fractured But Whole trial right now
- October 25, 2017

After the release of 2014's The Stick of Truth , the highly-anticipated South Park : The Fractured But Whole brought players back into the mountain town of South Park for more foul-mouthed, edgy adventures, and now those that want to take a quick trip to the town can do so for free. (more...)
Twitter Will End Dark Ads And Establish A Twitter Will End Dark Ads And Establish A "Transparency Center"
- October 25, 2017

Twitter's move comes as the company is under intense scrutiny from Congress following the revelation that Kremlin-linked trolls used its platform in an attempt to sow discord in American politics during an after the 2016 presidential election. (more...)
Commander of 1st flight of space shuttle Challenger dies
- October 24, 2017

Curtis Brown, a former astronaut and current board chairman of the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation , said Weitz proved that age was merely a number when he came out of retirement to serve on the Challenger when he was nearly 51. He served in several naval squadrons until he was selected as an astronaut in 1966. "We're saddened by the loss of retired astronaut Paul Weitzz who lived on Skylab & commanded 1st flight of Challenger", NASA posted Tuesday on Twitter . (more...)
'BadRabbit' Ransomware Targets Systems in Russia, Ukraine 'BadRabbit' Ransomware Targets Systems in Russia, Ukraine
- October 24, 2017

Later on, Russian cyberforensics company Group-IB, which deals with the prevention and investigation of cybercrimes said it recorded cyberattacks using the BadRabbit cryptographic virus on a number of Russian media outlets, as well as a number of state institutions and strategic facilities in Ukraine. (more...)
Instagram now lets everyone go live with a friend
- October 24, 2017

Instagram doesn't say how many people are using live videos aside from "millions", but we can surmise that this update is aiming to increase that number. The hope, obviously, is that this new feature gets more Instagram users to dive into live video. Instagram is no longer the social media for posting square pictures, after a series of rapid feature expansion and iteration, the app now boasts support for panorama photos, direct messaging, stories and - pertinent to this short piece - ... (more...)
Fossil research discovers growth mystery of world's earliest trees
- October 24, 2017

One would imagine that these early trees were quite primitive, but a new intriguing study found the contrary is true. The team, led by Hong-He Xu, describe cross-sections of the trunk of a 374-million year old cladoxlopsid fossil found in north-west China. (more...)
Fitbit, Inc. (FIT) Raised to "Buy" at Vetr Inc
- October 24, 2017

Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a "hold" rating and issued a $6.00 target price on shares of Fitbit in a research note on Thursday, September 14th. Fitbit Inc . (NYSE: FIT ) touched its 1-Year High price of $14.26 on 10/27/16 and its 1-Year Low price of $ 4.90 on 06/22/17. Fitbit Inc .is headquartered in San Francisco, California. (more...)
TiVo Offers Voice Controls With New DVR TiVo Offers Voice Controls With New DVR
- October 24, 2017

To keep up with the times (and an ever growing field of competitors), TiVo has gone and refreshed its product lineup with a couple new DVR products, the Bolt Vox and Mini Vox, and a new TiVo Vox Remote with baked-in voice search functionality for looking up live TV, DVR, video-on-demand, and online streaming programs. (more...)