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Steam Winter Sale is now Live until January Steam Winter Sale is now Live until January
- December 21, 2017

You can find all of the Steam hardware deals here, while the Winter Sale deals are here. From now until 1 p.m. ET on January 4, 2018, some of the year's biggest games are on sale, alongside other must-play titles. Even older gems, such as Grand Theft Auto Vice City , can be picked up for substantial discounts. In addition to discounts on numerous titles, the Steam Winter Sale also sees the return of the Steam Awards . (more...)
Apple reportedly developing EKG monitor for Apple Watch Apple reportedly developing EKG monitor for Apple Watch
- December 21, 2017

The current Apple Watch already has a heart-rate monitor, but it's not as accurate as clinical-grade monitors used by medical professionals. According to the report, Apple's implementation could substantially differ from Kardia's solutions by integrating heart-monitoring leads directly into the frame of the Apple Watch rather than in a band or separate box, requiring only an extended pinch of the frame to monitor and record heartbeats. (more...)
There's going to be a new Gorillaz album next year?! There's going to be a new Gorillaz album next year?!
- December 21, 2017

Courtesy of GorillazSeven years after their album The Fall , Gorillaz returned this year with their new album Humanz . "We're going straight into the next album with no break", Hewlett says. "How do I do it next time and how do I make it different?" Gorillaz are still being propelled by the momentum that brought about Humanz in April. (more...)
Blizzard Working on New Game with Vehicles
- December 21, 2017

That said, it sounds like it's a ways out, and given how Blizzard typically takes its time working on games, it may be a while yet before we find out what it is. Whatever the case, it probably won't be announced anytime soon, as it's still very much early and in the works. It would be interesting how vehicles will interact with the current " Overwatch " gameplay. (more...)
Apple 'Slowing Down' Older iPhone Models
- December 21, 2017

Your iPhone really does slow down as it becomes outdated. The company said its software updates for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6S, iPhone SE and iPhone 7 are created to "smooth out" peak power demands, prevent these surprise shutdowns and ultimately prolong the lifespan of batteries . (more...)
ON Semiconductor Corporation (ON) Shares Sold by Cornerstone Capital Management Holdings LLC
- December 21, 2017

Several other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Aperio Group LLC boosted its holdings in ON Semiconductor by 6.8% in the second quarter. With 5.25M avg volume, 4 days are for ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:ON)'s short sellers to cover ON's short positions. The company's stock is now moving with a +ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately 23.58%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of 63.01% which means that the stock is constantly ... (more...)
Cousins Properties (CUZ) Given Daily News Sentiment Rating of 0.17
- December 21, 2017

The stock decreased 0.16% or $0.015 during the last trading session, reaching $9.175. State of Tennessee Treasury Department acquired a new position in shares of Cousins Properties during the 3rd quarter valued at $2,802,000. 29 funds opened positions while 91 raised stakes. Nuveen Asset Mgmt Limited Liability Company reported 2.48 million shares or 0.15% of all its holdings. (more...)
Facebook Users Can Now Upload Songs In Videos Facebook Users Can Now Upload Songs In Videos
- December 21, 2017

Prepare to experience new ways to share music on Facebook as the social media giant has announced an unprecedented licensing deal with Universal Music Group . The move marks a new foray into music by Facebook , which despite its global conquest has been low-key in developing music functions compared with fellow tech titans Apple, Google and Amazon. (more...)
Reviewing the Insider Trends for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA)
- December 21, 2017

Twenty-First Century Fox , Inc.'s institutional ownership is 99.8%, while its institutional transactions stand at 1.22%. It has underperformed by 19.60% the S&P500. It also increased its holding in Actuant Corporation (NYSE:ATU) by 53,420 shares in the quarter, for a total of 438,180 shares, and has risen its stake in Quanex Building Products (NYSE:NX). (more...)
Facebook ditches fake news warning flag Facebook ditches fake news warning flag
- December 21, 2017

Including articles by " troll farms " that spread misinformation to make a profit. Aaron Sharockman , the executive director of PolitiFact, said the organisation's partnership will continue, just " Facebook is changing how our work is displayed to the end user", he said in an e-mail. (more...)
Apple adds new rules for loot boxes, requires disclosure of probabilities Apple adds new rules for loot boxes, requires disclosure of probabilities
- December 21, 2017

Apple has rolled out an updated set of guidelines for iOS app developers to follow when building, promoting, and describing their apps. Most of which are free-to-play, but they also offer in-app purchases or microtransactions where players can pay real money to get in-game bonuses, power-ups and customization items. (more...)
Hero MotoCorp unveils new Splendor and Passion bikes Hero MotoCorp unveils new Splendor and Passion bikes
- December 21, 2017

Now, we will shift our focus on premium motorcycles and aim to grow our market share in the premium segment ". The Passion PRO gets the more-powerful in-house developed 110cc engine, also with i3S, while the Passion XPRO gets the same mechanicals, albeit with a sharper and bolder styling. (more...)
Analyst Earnings Predictions Coverage: Intuit Inc. (INTU)
- December 21, 2017

It has outperformed by 10.79% the S&P500. Tci Wealth Advsrs Inc holds 0.39% of its portfolio in Intuit Inc. Doug Silverman increased its stake in Hyatt Hotels Corp (H) by 82.63% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Goldman Sachs maintained it with "Buy" rating and $123 target in Thursday, June 23 report. Raymond James maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Saturday, August 22 report. (more...)
Brokerages Set Tesla Inc (TSLA) Price Target at $334.63 Brokerages Set Tesla Inc (TSLA) Price Target at $334.63
- December 21, 2017

It has underperformed by 15.21% the S&P500. Jbf Capital Inc acquired 1,660 shares as Put/Tsla @ 200 Exp 01/18/2019 (Put) ( TSLA)'s stock rose 14.18%. Therefore 33% are positive. California Public Employees Retirement System owned 0.20% of Tesla worth $112,954,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. The company was upgraded on Friday, June 24 by Standpoint Research. (more...)
Winter Solstice Marks the Longest Night of The Year Winter Solstice Marks the Longest Night of The Year
- December 21, 2017

The axis is tilted away from the Sun at the December solstice and toward the Sun at the June solstice, spreading more and less light on each hemisphere. and will see nine hours and 55 minutes of daylight. The exact moment of the winter solstice is at 10:28 a.m., but the whole day generally gets bragging rights, she said. (more...)
Radio observations illuminate gravitational-wave event Radio observations illuminate gravitational-wave event
- December 21, 2017

But when the GW170817 observational data ruled out that possibility, some astronomers said the jet could be pointed slightly away from Earth, but their model could not satisfactorily explain the gamma-ray emission, said Mooley, who earlier studied in Pune and at IIT-Bombay, before leaving for PhD at the California Institute of Technology. (more...)
3GPP declares first 5G NR spec complete 3GPP declares first 5G NR spec complete
- December 21, 2017

The introduction of an intermediate standard on the way to 5G was decided in March this year , as a way to accelerate the roll-out of the next mobile network generation. The quest to make 5G a reality has just taken a very important step forward. The over-the-air Interoperability Development Testing was conducted for lower layer data connections operating at both the 3.5 GHz and 28 GHz bands. (more...)
The Witcher 3 Xbox One X Enhancements now live The Witcher 3 Xbox One X Enhancements now live
- December 21, 2017

CD Projekt's critically acclaimed The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt for the Xbox One has finally received its much awaited 4K enhancements for the Xbox One X . 4K mode is the game with all the graphical bells and whistles intact, running at a stable 30 FPS. This mode is for those who want the game to look its prettiest on their 4K TVs. (more...)
Possible for planets orbiting pulsars to be habitable, scientists say Possible for planets orbiting pulsars to be habitable, scientists say
- December 20, 2017

The Milky Way contains an estimated 1 billion neutron stars , of which about 200,000 are pulsars. They periodically send explosive pulses of X-rays and high-energy particles out into space - hence the name. Furthermore, the atmosphere must be a million times as thick as that of the Earth. The odds of this happening aren't very high, but if it were to happen the conditions would be roughly similar to that in Earth's deep seas. (more...)
NASA considering missions to comet and Saturn's Moon Titan NASA considering missions to comet and Saturn's Moon Titan
- December 20, 2017

The craft would grab a sample of at least 100 grams from the comet's nucleus, or the rocky material on its surface, and return the sample to Earth by 2038. NASA started accepting proposals for a fourth mission in December of a year ago, and all submissions had to be sent in by April 28th. The space agency selected the two concept finalists on Wednesday. (more...)
Nvidia's GeForce 388.71 WHQL driver is primed for PUBG
- December 20, 2017

To prepare for that moment, Nvidia has a new " Game Ready " driver update for GeForce GPU owners. It is recommended that you read the following resources carefully before you run the update or installer. Those ready to join yesterday's 3 million PUBG players can let GeForce Experience install the driver automatically or head over to the green team's driver download page . (more...)
Loud fish orgies could make dolphins deaf, scientists say Loud fish orgies could make dolphins deaf, scientists say
- December 20, 2017

The frequencies of sound that the male fish produce are described as low pulsing noises, similar to gunshots, and can even be heard from the fishing boats above! Every year between February and June, hundreds and thousands of fish get together to spawn in Mexico's Colorado River Delta. (more...)
Ark: Survival Evolved surpasses 12 million players Ark: Survival Evolved surpasses 12 million players
- December 20, 2017

With progress tied to your Microsoft account, those with an on-going ARK adventure can pick up where they left off on either Xbox One or PC whilst taking their saved progress with them, as well as any owned DLC, earned Gamerscore and all those lovely Achievements. (more...)
Scientists finally establish why there is no life on Mars Scientists finally establish why there is no life on Mars
- December 20, 2017

The conundrum of what happened to this water is long standing and unsolved. Mars was made uninhabitable when its surface water was absorbed into the planet's crust, Oxford scientists have concluded. The planet's water then reacted with the rocks to form a variety of water bearing minerals. The iron-rich chemistry of Mars acted a bit like a sponge, soaking up more water than materials in Earth's mantle, like ringwoodite , can absorb. (more...)
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Awaits Maiden Voyage From Kennedy Space Center SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Awaits Maiden Voyage From Kennedy Space Center
- December 20, 2017

Falcon Heavy isn't the only heavy-lift rocket calling Florida's Space Coast home. SpaceX founder Elon Musk has posted some photos of the almost finished rocket that give us some hope. The rocket is powered by two boosters, along with a third that is based upon the company's workhorse Falcon 9. The three cores are strapped together, and appear to only be missing the payload and the nose cone. (more...)
$0.94 EPS Expected for Simmons First National Corporation (SFNC)
- December 20, 2017

The shares were sold at an average price of $54.87, for a total transaction of $1,255,864.56. Gsa Ptnrs Llp has invested 0.17% in Simmons First National Corporation (NASDAQ:SFNC). Therefore 29% are positive. After having $0.86 EPS previously, Simmons First National Corporation's analysts see 9.30 % EPS growth. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Friday, January 20 by Sandler O'Neill. (more...)
Toyota Gazoo Racing commits to 2018-2019 WEC season Toyota Gazoo Racing commits to 2018-2019 WEC season
- December 20, 2017

The decision is a boost for double Formula One world champion Fernando Alonso, who tested with Toyota in Bahrain in November and is eager to race at Le Mans in his bid to become only the second driver to win the "Triple Crown" of motorsport. (more...)
Gionee A1 Plus and A1 Lite Smartphones Get Price Cut in India Gionee A1 Plus and A1 Lite Smartphones Get Price Cut in India
- December 20, 2017

Both smartphones have now received a temporary price cut of Rs 1,000 and Rs 3,000 respectively. Talking about the partner offers, Gionee has partnered with Bharti Airtel , and Reliance Jio and the telecom operators are offering additional data on purchase of the A1 Plus and A1 Lite. (more...)
Samsung will reveal a new wall-mountable lifestyle soundbar at CES Samsung will reveal a new wall-mountable lifestyle soundbar at CES
- December 20, 2017

It's meant to be mounted on walls, just like Samsung's thin TVs. and when it does, it is promised to look nearly like a part of the wall itself rather than just some add-on you drilled there. The NW700 Soundbar Sound+ gains its lifestyle label due to its sleek rectangular aesthetic having been created to fit neatly into the décor of a home, rather than stand out as a chunky monolith of speakers. (more...)
Rowe Price Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:TROW) Position Decreased by Zions Bancorporation
- December 20, 2017

Bronfman E.L. Rothschild L.P. now owns 1,593 shares of the asset manager's stock valued at $118,000 after purchasing an additional 103 shares in the last quarter. The shares were sold at an average price of $102.83, for a total value of $700,066.64. Shares for $3.06M were sold by Wiese Edward A on Wednesday, December 13. (more...)