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EPR Properties (EPR) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
- December 20, 2017

Breton Hill Capital reported 19,954 shares. We have $62.36 PT which if reached, will make NYSE: EPR worth $241.80 million less. About 169,634 shares traded. 3,878 were accumulated by Park Avenue Secs Lc. EPR Properties has a 52-week low of $66.21 and a 52-week high of $77.70. EPR Properties is a real estate investment trust. (more...)
Why Innoson Motors Chief Was Arrested- EFCC Why Innoson Motors Chief Was Arrested- EFCC
- December 20, 2017

He said, "But instead of the Bank to pay me my money, they are using EFCC to intimidate me,". he promised to give full details to the public on his encounter with the anti-graft agency. The arrest was a result of his refusal to honour an invitation, the statement said, as he had previously jumped bail in a case investigated by the Capital Market and Insurance Fraud Unit of the EFCC's Lagos office. (more...)
'Dragon Quest Builders' arrives on Switch in February
- December 20, 2017

Dragon Quest fans who missed out on Builders a year ago will be getting another shot. New features in the sequel include sloping platforms, the ability to create waterfalls and underwater diving. When you've made something you're particularly proud of, you can upload it for others to check out. There are a few different additions to the Switch version of the game that you won't get in the others, too. (more...)
Mystery blob of hot rock rising under Northeast Mystery blob of hot rock rising under Northeast
- December 20, 2017

The goal of the program is to analyze the changes in the continent of North America and to track the activities that result in volcanic eruptions and earthquakes. People living in Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire will not have to face any danger of volcanoes sprouting up in their backyards for millions of years. (more...)
Facebook rolls out 'snooze' feature to mute certain friends from News Feed Facebook rolls out 'snooze' feature to mute certain friends from News Feed
- December 20, 2017

If there is one specific post that annoyed you, or caused you to grow exhausted of a specific friend, Page, or group, simply tap or click on the top-right drop-down menu above it and select Snooze. Now, when a user changes their relationship status from "in a relationship" to "single", Facebook prompts them, asking if they would like to use the "Take A Break" tool, taking control over when exactly they see their ex on Facebook, what their ex can see and who can see their past posts. (more...)
German Competition Watchdog Calls Facebook Data Collection 'Abusive' German Competition Watchdog Calls Facebook Data Collection 'Abusive'
- December 20, 2017

The regulator has now turned its assessment over to Facebook, which will have an opportunity to respond to its criticisms and present its own justifications or proposals for solutions on the matter. The EU is preparing to roll out its landmark new data privacy regulation (GDPR) in May next year. Via APIs, data are transmitted to Facebook and are collected and processed by Facebook even when a Facebook user visits other websites. (more...)
Facebook has new tools to prevent unwanted friend requests and messages Facebook has new tools to prevent unwanted friend requests and messages
- December 19, 2017

That's why Facebook is rolling out new features meant to make it more hard for harassers to maintain contact with the people they target after they've been blocked. Users of the Messenger app will also be able to ignore and filter out conversations from users they do not wish to interact with. Now you might be thinking that how Facebook will stop the unwilling friend request and messages, to get this understand let's consider an example. (more...)
Google's Chrome app on Windows Store is just a download link
- December 19, 2017

The bad news is that the installer app was nearly entirely useless, and was taken down hours after being put up after users slammed the app in the ratings. Windows 10 S is incompatible with apps like Google Chrome. But if it's a joke, Windows users weren't feeling it. I'd guess this move is aimed at non-technical users who somehow may not know they can just get Chrome directly from Google, and instead look at the Microsoft Store as a place to find their apps. (more...)
NASA image of X-plane shows shockwaves caused by aircraft NASA image of X-plane shows shockwaves caused by aircraft
- December 19, 2017

The flight was a prelude to the planned flights of NASA's next X-plane, the Low Boom Flight Demonstration (LBFD) aircraft, which the agency expects to take place around 2022. But NASA is eyeing to fly the LBFD at an altitude of nearly 60,000 feet. The future Low Boom aircraft would likely fly at around 60,000 feet, though, but since it would be hard for a ground-based system to capture good shots of a plane flying that high, the team needed to create something that create this kind of ... (more...)
Watch the Winter Solstice live at Newgrange this year! Watch the Winter Solstice live at Newgrange this year!
- December 19, 2017

The Winter Solstice has been celebrated in all over the world since ancient civilizations . The day the Sun stood still: "Since the Sun doesn't actually move, here is what's actually happening: Earth doesn't orbit upright, but is instead tilted on its axis by 23.5 degrees", she explains. (more...)
(INTC) Shares Sold by Sit Investment Associates Inc
- December 19, 2017

During the same quarter last year, the firm earned $0.80 EPS. research analysts expect that Intel Co. will post 3.25 earnings per share for the current year. Maxim Group upped their price target on shares of Intel to $50.00 and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, December 11th. Finally, Rosenblatt Securities reissued a "sell" rating on shares of Intel in a research report on Wednesday, August 23rd. (more...)
Amazon Prime Video app reportedly set all-time tvOS record for early downloads Amazon Prime Video app reportedly set all-time tvOS record for early downloads
- December 19, 2017

Amazon's recently released Prime Video app was the most downloaded of any tvOS app ever in its first seven days, the company said Monday, based on data provided by Apple . The announcement comes after Amazon launched its Prime Video app on December 6, a whole seven months after first announcing its plans to join Apple's TV ecosystem. (more...)
Blink adds an affordable wireless video doorbell to their line up Blink adds an affordable wireless video doorbell to their line up
- December 19, 2017

It's supposed to be easy to install and costs $99 for existing customers who already own a Blink sync module, or $129 for new customers. It has a motion sensor built into it and provides customers with live HD video alerts with two-way audio. (more...)
Dragon Ball FighterZ open beta dates announced Dragon Ball FighterZ open beta dates announced
- December 19, 2017

The game will also include something dubbed the "Shenron System", enabling players who string together a specific number of combos during a match-up to collect Dragon Balls on-screen. Coming in February 2018, The " Extra Pack 2" DLC will introduce a new mysterious teenage character named Fu to the game's roster. The DLC will be accompanied by additional Story Mode content, including new Time Patrol missions. (more...)
MF DOOM pays tribute after his son passes away, aged 14 MF DOOM pays tribute after his son passes away, aged 14
- December 19, 2017

Safe journey and may all our ancestors greet you with open arms. Thank you for allowing us to be your parents. One person wrote: "Wishing you strength and prayers ....so sorry for your loss", while another comment read: 'Peace. But I love you and you're not forgotten, you were such a good kid with a kind heart and soul.my dear cousin. DOOM has posted a moving note following the death of his son. (more...)
Official Google Chrome for Windows 10 now available in Microsoft store
- December 19, 2017

While Google has generally shown no interest in bringing most of its app library to the Microsoft Store, it has decided to make a bit of effort when it comes to what is arguably the company's most popular application on Windows: the Chrome browser. (more...)
NATO's deputy chief hails Armenia's role in peacekeeping operations NATO's deputy chief hails Armenia's role in peacekeeping operations
- December 19, 2017

Gottemoeller said at a meeting with faculty and students of the Yerevan State University. The RA NA President touched upon the Armenian peacekeepers' mission during recent years, highlighting the participation of Armenia for preserving peace in different parts of the world. (more...)
Marchionne optimistic of Ferrari challenge Marchionne optimistic of Ferrari challenge
- December 19, 2017

Starting from that moment, everyone knows that if we threaten to do something, we do it. 'There is the possibility to create an alternative championship from 2020/2021 , ' he said. With the support of the FIA, F1's managing director of motorsport Ross Brawn presented a proposal for cheaper engines earlier this year, but Marchionne views it as a dumbing down of F1 technology. (more...)
Vivo Y75 with FullView display and 16MP selfie camera launched Vivo Y75 with FullView display and 16MP selfie camera launched
- December 19, 2017

The optics for the Y75 have been downgraded compared to the V7. The Y75 also comes with a Face Wake feature that lets you unlock the phone by looking at it. There is 32GB internal memory on offer, which can be expanded up to 256GB using a microSD card. Y75 consumers in China will get a 13-megapixel rear camera instead of the 16-megapixel sensor on the V7, and a 16-megapixel front-facing camera instead of the impressive 24-megapixel sensor, which was one of the biggest highlights of the V7. (more...)
Pixel 2 users complain about useless headphone jack dongles Pixel 2 users complain about useless headphone jack dongles
- December 19, 2017

But no, Google Home and the Pixel 2 both use the same, "Okay, Google" command. The smartphones have gone through several bug fixes but still some or the other issue crops up. Considering that this is the Android flagship device of the year, it's gotten off to a rough start . Being a Google product, people didn't expect this. (more...)
Nokia 6 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Update Now Available Nokia 6 Android 8.0 Oreo Beta Update Now Available
- December 19, 2017

Recently, HMD added Nokia 5 to the program , allowing the mid-range smartphone users to experience Android Oreo. The update is rolled out over-the-air. All the Nokia smartphones released in 2017 are running stock Android, including the entry-level Nokia 2. HMD Global already confirmed that it would update the Nokia 2 to Andriod 8.0 Oreo in early 2018. (more...)
Tesla to taxi, Lyft, Uber drivers: Don't use Superchargers Tesla to taxi, Lyft, Uber drivers: Don't use Superchargers
- December 19, 2017

Tesla has introduced what it's calling the " Supercharger Fair-Use Policy ", which will prohibit anyone who's driving a Tesla for commercial purposes - ranging from ride-hailing and delivery services to business and government uses - from making use of its Supercharger high-speed charging network. (more...)
Switch mobile provider via a free text message from 2019 Switch mobile provider via a free text message from 2019
- December 19, 2017

Around two in five mobile switchers - or 2.5 million people - experience at least one major problem when switching, according to Ofcom. Under the plans - which were initially announced in May - providers will also be banned from charging for notice periods after the switch date. (more...)
Guj polls: Initial trends make markets choppy Guj polls: Initial trends make markets choppy
- December 19, 2017

On the other hand, metal index was up 1.22 per cent, capital goods 0.68 per cent, consumer durables 0.52 per cent and banking 0.32 per cent. Meanwhile, the Nifty was trading lower by 120.55 points or 1.17% at 10,212.70 with 37 components falling. (more...)
InFocus launches Vision 3 smartphone at Rs 6999 InFocus launches Vision 3 smartphone at Rs 6999
- December 19, 2017

The company's latest dual camera smartphone, the Vision 3 also sports a large 5.7-inch 18:9 HD+ display, as well as a massive 4000mAh battery - all selling points that InFocus is betting on when combined for the Indian market with the low price point in the sub Rs. (more...)
Scientists may have discovered the earliest direct evidence of life on Earth
- December 19, 2017

UW-Madison geoscience researchers on a 2010 field trip to the Apex Chert, a rock formation in western Australia that is among the oldest and best-preserved rock deposits in the world. The technique for analysing these tiny fossils took the scientists 10 years to develop, and involves grinding down the original sample to carefully reveal the delicate fossils inside. (more...)
EPS for BlackRock, Inc. (BLK) Expected At $5.92
- December 19, 2017

It has underperformed by 4.51% the S&P500. Santa Barbara Asset Management Llc decreased Cvs Health Corp (NYSE:CVS) stake by 18,792 shares to 1.40M valued at $112.28 million in 2017Q2. (NYSE:BLK) rating on Thursday, October 12. As per Friday, July 21, the company rating was maintained by Jefferies. The firm has "Buy" rating by UBS given on Thursday, October 12. (more...)
Land Rover Discovery Commercial On-Sale Now Land Rover Discovery Commercial On-Sale Now
- December 19, 2017

Prices start from £40,333 (+VAT). There have been Commercial versions of every Discovery variant to date. Land Rover's 2.0D SD4 diesel opens the engine range with 237bhp but you can upgrade to the 258bhp output of the 6-cylinder 3.0-litre TD6 if you so desire. (more...)
Microsoft Surface tablet images appear in patent filings
- December 19, 2017

Microsoft appears to be using gear-like cogs to create this adjustable hinge which will allow the device to give flexibility of 180 degrees of 360 degrees of rotation and will also help in holding the device in different positions. One of the images shows that half of the screen might serve as a display while the other half might have a virtual keyboard and trackpad. The user can then fold the device closed when not in use, or place it in an "alarm clock orientation" when it's idle. (more...)
Galaxy A8 (2018), A8+ (2018) are now official Galaxy A8 (2018), A8+ (2018) are now official
- December 19, 2017

Dimensions of the Galaxy A8 (2018) are 149.2 x 70.6 x 8.4 mm and it weighs 172g while the bigger Plus version has the following dimensions: 159.9 x 75.7 x 8.3 mm and this weighs 191 g. Both the models use a Super AMOLED panel with a resolution of 2220 x 1080 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18.5:9. The Galaxy A8 features 4GB RAM and 32GB/64GB storage while the larger variant comes in two variants - one with 4GB RAM and 32GB storage and the other with 6GB RAM and 64GB storage . (more...)