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Surprise: The iPhone X easily outsold the iPhone 8 at launch Surprise: The iPhone X easily outsold the iPhone 8 at launch
- November 08, 2017

Photos of the romantic iPhone X display recently went viral on Chinese social media, leaving people wondering why anyone would spend so much money on a bunch of phones when they could have bought a new auto or put a down payment on a house for the same amount. (more...)
Airtel home internet users can now carry forward unused monthly data Airtel home internet users can now carry forward unused monthly data
- November 08, 2017

In contrast, an Airtel postpaid customer can accumulate up to 500GB data per account. Airtel had introduced the "data rollover" for its postpaid mobile customers in July this year. Airtel also has its 'V-Fiber, ' technology which offers speeds up to 100 Mbps. The Rs 1299, Rs 1499 and Rs 1799 offers 130GB, 160GB and 225GB of broadband data respectively along with 1000GB of bonus data with a download speed of up to 100Mbps. (more...)
Fortnite Battle Royale Players Discover Absurd Rocket Surfing Trick Fortnite Battle Royale Players Discover Absurd Rocket Surfing Trick
- November 08, 2017

Taking to Twitter , Brendan "PlayerUnknown" Greene has made it known that over 20 million copies of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds or PUBG have been sold. More than 20 million people have tried multiplayer sandbox Fortnite since it entered early access earlier this year, developer Epic Games announced today. (more...)
Apple remains top Smartphone player in USA in Q3, Motorola's shipments double
- November 08, 2017

A new report from Strategy Analytics is out today with its estimates on smartphone shipments in the USA during Q3 2017 (Apple's fiscal Q4 2017). Based on the numbers, the firm claims that Apple shipped 12 million iPhones in that period which represents a 30.4% market share. (more...)
OnePlus 5T to be same price as OnePlus 5
- November 08, 2017

As for the availability dates, in India, the OnePlus 5T will be sold through Amazon and OnePlus online store from November 21 and this may only be in the nature of a flash sale and regular sale may commence only after November 28. The e-commerce platform has put up a page of the OnePlus 5T where it also mentions that there will be an early access sale for Prime members who can order the handset from 4:30pm onwards on November 21. (more...)
Telstra announces they are refunding thousands of customers
- November 08, 2017

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC ) today revealed Telstra had offered to reimburse customers on fibre-to-the-node (FTTN) and fibre-to-the-building (FTTB) NBN connections who got nowhere near their promised maximum speeds. (more...)
Take-Two Lifts FY Outlook, Shares Up 10% Take-Two Lifts FY Outlook, Shares Up 10%
- November 08, 2017

Take-Two reports that net revenue was up 6 percent year-over-year landing at $433.6 million. Revenues for the quarter grew to $443.6 million from $420.2 million past year. Finally, Zelnick added that National Basketball Association 2K18 is expected to become Take-Two's best-selling sports game ever. " Grand Theft Auto Online delivered its best quarter yet, Net Bookings from Grand Theft Auto V grew year-over-year, and we enjoyed the successful launch of National Basketball Association ... (more...)
Dade cop punches woman in the face after she slaps him Dade cop punches woman in the face after she slaps him
- November 08, 2017

The Hard Rock Stadium in Miami, Florida, witnessed a great college football game last weekend as the Miami Hurricanes beat Virginia Tech 28-10. The woman resists their attempts to remove her, before they eventually lift her in the air and carry her up the stairs in front of a packed crowd. (more...)
Pokemon Go raid bosses get a refresh Pokemon Go raid bosses get a refresh
- November 07, 2017

According to Eurogamer , Tier 1 bosses are Charmeleon, Wartortle, Ivysaur, and Metapod. That being said, Legendary Pokemon bosses still remain, of course. Gather up your fellow trainers and go outside to face these new raid bosses. All of these new raid bosses should be soloable, which is both good news and bad news for players. (more...)
Twitter Doubles Tweet Limit to 280 Characters Twitter Doubles Tweet Limit to 280 Characters
- November 07, 2017

Other users say they've also tried to pull off the trick, but Twitter hasn't allowed them to. "In addition to more Tweeting, people who had more room to Tweet received more engagement [likes, retweets and '@' mentions], got more followers and spent more time on Twitter ", said Ms Rosen. (more...)
Hurts named a semifinalist for Davey O'Brien Award Hurts named a semifinalist for Davey O'Brien Award
- November 07, 2017

Hurts was also a semifinalist for the award last season. Hurts has completed 106 of 175 passes (60.6 percent) for 1,406 yards with ten touchdowns and one interception this season. 12. Fans are invited to cast their vote for the nation's best college quarterback as often as once daily per email address. Saturday's game between Mississippi State and Alabama will feature two dynamic QBs, and both players are still in the running for one of the country's most prestigious awards. (more...)
Dorset student discovers 145 million year old fossil Dorset student discovers 145 million year old fossil
- November 07, 2017

His Jurassic Coast findings date back to 145 million years ago, where the small animal would scurry in the shadows of dinosaurs. Sweetman recognized the teeth as being uniquely evolved, recalling the teeth of mammal species that wouldn't appear in the fossil record for another 60 million years. (more...)
NASA Wants Your Help Naming New Horizons' Next Destination NASA Wants Your Help Naming New Horizons' Next Destination
- November 07, 2017

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft, which famously flew by Pluto in 2015, is now heading toward a very old, icy object at the edge of the Solar System - and the space agency wants your help in giving this world a new nickname . Our close encounter with MU69 adds another chapter to this mission's remarkable story. And if it's multiple objects, the others could be named after other nuts, like Almond or Cashew. (more...)
Nvidia has created powerful Star Wars graphics cards
- November 07, 2017

The new Jedi Order and Galactic Empire editions of the NVIDIA TITAN Xp have been crafted to reflect the look and feel of the Star Wars galaxy. The two collector's edition Star Wars GPUs have been created to fit into the Star Wars universe, with hints of a slightsaber or light panels that look like the Death Star. (more...)
Liberty Interactive Corporation (QVCB) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday
- November 07, 2017

It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Wall Street await Liberty Media Corporation - Series A Liberty Formula One (NASDAQ:FWONA) to release earnings on November, 14. Alpha Windward Limited Liability Corp reported 3,156 shares stake. Todd Asset Management Llc bought 109,930 shares as the company's stock rose 15.92% with the market. (more...)
The TorMoil Bug - Tor Browser Critical Security Vulnerability The TorMoil Bug - Tor Browser Critical Security Vulnerability
- November 07, 2017

Tor developers said Mozilla is working on a fix for Firefox which will then be incorporated into the Tor Browser . The researchers dubbed the issue the TorMoil bug . "As a result of that navigating file :// URLs in the browser might not work as expected anymore". The bug stems from a Firefox bug (the bug report remains private while a permanent fix is found ), which shares code with the Tor Project . (more...)
Wolfenstein 2's Big New Update Out Now, See The Patch Notes Wolfenstein 2's Big New Update Out Now, See The Patch Notes
- November 07, 2017

This adds new characters Joseph Stallion, Jessica Valiant, and Gerald Wilkins, with the story following their "fight for freedom in the American Territories". These combat simulations amount to an arcade mode of sorts, with leaderboard functionality for high scores (you need to have made it to chapter two to play). (more...)
Mammals became more active during the day after the dinosaurs disappeared
- November 07, 2017

However, both analyses revealed the mammals turned diurnal not long after dinosaurs went extinct. Study leader Roi Maor, a PhD student at Tel Aviv University , said: "Our study shows for the first time a very close correlation between the time dinosaurs disappeared and the time mammals first started to be active during the day". (more...)
Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG explained in detail Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG explained in detail
- November 07, 2017

Just like the new CLA, the AMG gets single horizontal slatted grille instead of the diamond grille that marked the previous generation. The facelifted GLA45 gets a boot mounted spoiler with yellow highlights. It also gets an 8.0-inch Comand infotainment system with navigation, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto connectivity options. The 2.0-litre four-pot screamer of a turbocharged petrol engine makes its presence felt and now develops 375bhp of power and 475Nm of torque. (more...)
Suzuki Intruder 150 launched in India at Rs 98340 Suzuki Intruder 150 launched in India at Rs 98340
- November 07, 2017

Not to be mistaken with the Intruder M1800, which is a 1,800 cc behemoth, this one is a 155 cc model, which uses the same engine and underpinnings as the highly popular Suzuki Gixxer . The 155cc, singe-cylinder engine is carburetted, for now, and remains the same as the Gixxer. The engine churns out 14.9PS of output at 8000rpm, and 14Nm of torque at 6000rpm. (more...)
Russian claims he was a Martian before being born on Earth Russian claims he was a Martian before being born on Earth
- November 07, 2017

After that he was reborn on Earth - a claim that sounds outright frivolous, claims The Fashion Observer and rightly so because the claims that he has made to support his original claim are outright freakish. Giving an insight into Martian life he said that people from Mars stop ageing at the age of 35 and are immortal. They are also technologically advanced and capable of interstellar travel. (more...)
Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN) Price Target Raised to $90.00 at Nomura
- November 07, 2017

Jefferies Group increased their price target on Texas Instruments from $69.00 to $79.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Tuesday, July 26th. Balyasny Asset Management Ltd Liability Co invested 0.06% in Texas Instruments Incorporated (NASDAQ:TXN). This buyback authorization authorizes the semiconductor company to purchase up to 74% of its stock through open market purchases. (more...)
(NYSE:LYV), Strongbridge Biopharma plc (NASDAQ:SBBP)
- November 07, 2017

It has underperformed by 13.10% the S&P500. Yost Capital Management Llc acquired 329,900 shares as Live Nation Entertainment In ( LYV)'s stock rose 14.05%. Dimensional Fund Advisors Lp increased Radnet Inc (NASDAQ:RDNT) stake by 112,194 shares to 1.53 million valued at $11.87M in 2017Q2. (NYSE:LYV) for 3,100 shares. (more...)
Gionee M7 Power To Be Released In India Soon Gionee M7 Power To Be Released In India Soon
- November 07, 2017

Connectivity options on the Gionee M7 Power include hybrid dual SIM, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, and Global Positioning System. In terms of memory, the smartphone comes loaded with a 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via a microSD card. (more...)
Brookdale Senior Living Inc. (NYSE:BKD) Experiences Heavy Trading Volume
- November 07, 2017

It has underperformed by 21.72% the S&P500. Laredo Petroleum, Inc.is an independent energy company. The stock's market cap is $2.27 billion. The Firm is focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of oil and natural gas properties, and the transportation of oil and natural gas from such properties primarily in the Permian Basin in West Texas. (more...)
Watch Dogs Is Available for Free This Week on PC via Uplay Watch Dogs Is Available for Free This Week on PC via Uplay
- November 07, 2017

Not a bad deal, as long as you don't mind playing the game on PC. The game will be free from tomorrow for a week via Ubisoft's digital distribution platform Uplay. While its sequel, Watch Dogs 2 managed to fare better in terms of reception, ratings, and story, the game still lives in history as an example in many ways. (more...)
Huawei Mate 10 Lite launches in Europe, priced at €399 Huawei Mate 10 Lite launches in Europe, priced at €399
- November 07, 2017

The Mate 10 Pro boasts a 6-inch, 18:9, 2160 x 1080 (HD+) resolution display while the regular Mate 10 will have a 5.9-inch display with 16:9 ratio and 2560 x 1440 (2K) resolution. Huawei has announced that the budget member of the Mate 10 family is now on sale in Germany for €399. The Huawei Mate 10 is available for purchase at the Huawei brand store on Al Merqab Street and across leading retailers, and come with an initial six-month screen damage warranty service offer available at ... (more...)
Stock Roaring Upward Mid-Session: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)
- November 06, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 36,706,683 shares, compared to its average volume of 64,609,752. At the time of writing, the stock had reached $11.70. The RSI oscillates between 0 and 100. (NASDAQ: AMD ). Cibc World Markets Inc reported 0% in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . When looking at the ERP5 ranking, it is generally considered the lower the value, the better. (more...)
Nissan GT-R arrives with new Pure base version Nissan GT-R arrives with new Pure base version
- November 06, 2017

The GT-R Track Edition model returns for the second year, created to offer a higher level of performance than the GT-R Pure and Premium trims. Expected equipment of the product was poorer compared to Premium. Additionally, the entire range now gets Apple CarPlay in the U.S. as part of the 2018 upgrade, along with a slight power bump - bringing the core range to 565hp (421kW ), while the the GT-R Nismo continues with 600hp (447kW). (more...)
Rex's short arms were actually vicious weapons, new study suggests Rex's short arms were actually vicious weapons, new study suggests
- November 06, 2017

Paleontologists and biologists have been debating for decades about the objective of the giant Tyrannosaurus Rex's little arms, suggesting that they were vestigial . In a recent annual conference of the Geological Society of America, Stanley said that arms petite extent and its thrust would have literally been a forte conducting with prey in the vicinity. (more...)