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(IRBT) Director Andrew Miller Sells 441 Shares
- January 17, 2018

On Tuesday, November 8 the stock rating was upgraded by Lake Street to "Buy". On Monday, October 17 the stock rating was maintained by Benchmark with "Buy". Delta Asset Limited Liability Corporation Tn invested 0% of its portfolio in iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT). Fincl Counselors Inc holds 1.18% or 616,777 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Forza Horizon 3 native 4K update for Xbox One X released Forza Horizon 3 native 4K update for Xbox One X released
- January 17, 2018

Forza Horizon 3 already supports HDR, but the game maxed out at 1080p on Xbox One when it first launched in 2016. The update will go live today at 10 AM PST, and some of the graphic improvements will be noticed on aspects like vehicle reflections, shadow resolutions, texture detail for roads and terrain surfaces. (more...)
All-New Ram 1500 Improves Payload and Towing for 2019-MY All-New Ram 1500 Improves Payload and Towing for 2019-MY
- January 17, 2018

The entire weight savings of a Crew Cab 4×4 is 225 pounds. The Italian-American automaker will invest US$1 billion in its Warren, Michigan truck assembly plant to make the Ram Heavy Duty Truck starting in 2020. A new generation eight-speed automatic transmission is standard. Lastly, we can't fail to mention the new 12-inch touchscreen that accompanies the Uconnect system. (more...)
Nash scores twice for Rangers in rout of Flyers Nash scores twice for Rangers in rout of Flyers
- January 17, 2018

Both teams had been rolling in opposite directions over the past week with the Flyers having won four in a row and five of their past six, while the Rangers were riding a three-game losing skid and had lost four out of five. About the lone negative was that defenseman Marc Staal didn't play in the third period with what the team said was a lower-body injury. That tally put the Rangers up, 3-1, after earlier goals from Rick Nash and J.T. (more...)
Pakistan Briefs US Envoy On Counterterrorism Efforts Pakistan Briefs US Envoy On Counterterrorism Efforts
- January 17, 2018

What led to the start of all this was a tweet by the US President on New Year's Day holding them responsible for the "safe havens" provided to terrorist and giving the US "lies and deceit" for the $33 billion dollars it provided Pakistan with over the last decade and a half. (more...)
Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Shares Bought by Altfest LJ & Co. Inc
- January 17, 2018

Sunoco LP (NYSE:SUN) had a decrease of 2.73% in short interest. Needham maintained the shares of MXL in report on Wednesday, January 25 with "Buy" rating. First Financial Bank holds 0.06% or 384 shares in its portfolio. Fiera holds 0.17% in Amazon.com, Inc. Marathon Asset Limited Liability Partnership has invested 0.78% in Amazon.com, Inc. (more...)
Three New 3DS Games Hit the Nintendo Selects Line in February Three New 3DS Games Hit the Nintendo Selects Line in February
- January 17, 2018

A Link Between Worlds , and Ultimate NES Remix will join the roster. The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds is set in the same world as The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past , and Link can turn into a painting in this game to both travel around in walls, solve puzzles, and interact with parallel worlds. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8 getting special edition 2018 Winter Olympics model Samsung Galaxy Note 8 getting special edition 2018 Winter Olympics model
- January 17, 2018

In line with it being a winter event rather than the main Olympics, this Galaxy Note 8 features a shiny white glass back you won't find elsewhere. What sets this limited edition Note 8 apart is the fact that it has a white back with gold accents and the 5 Olympic rings stamped on the handset's back. (more...)
KeyCorp Comments on Tupperware Brands Co.'s Q4 2017 Earnings (TUP)
- January 17, 2018

In related news, EVP Thomas M. Roehlk sold 2,000 shares of Tupperware Brands stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, January 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $65.84, for a total value of $131,680.00. Morgan. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, September 20 by Northland Capital. (NYSE:ALLY) on Wednesday, October 25 with "Buy" rating. The firm also offers residential mortgage loans, commercial real estate loans, and construction loans, as well as home equity lines of ... (more...)
Paypal (NASDAQ:PYPL) Given "Buy" Rating at Goldman Sachs Group
- January 17, 2018

Fundsmith LLP grew its position in shares of Paypal by 6.8% in the second quarter. 1ST Source Bank boosted its stake in PayPal Holdings by 14.5% in the third quarter. Finally, Vetr downgraded shares of Paypal from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $81.80 price objective on the stock.in a research report on Tuesday, January 2nd. (more...)
Tom Hardy Teases Carnage For Venom Movie Tom Hardy Teases Carnage For Venom Movie
- January 17, 2018

Damn @JonSchnepp dropping bombs and saying he knows that Spiderman will be in #Venom on #collidrmovietalk Tom Holland's Spiderman! Schnepp was quoted as saying, "I'm gonna say it right here on this show, Spider-Man is gonna be in Venom ". (more...)
Fayez Sarofim & Company Boosted Statestreetcorp (STT) Holding
- January 17, 2018

The Average Volume of the company is 1.68 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 1.48 Billion. State Street (NYSE: STT ) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Monday, October 23rd. The asset manager reported $1.71 earnings per share for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $1.61 by $0.10. Bluemountain Cap Management Ltd accumulated 0.02% or 10,706 shares. (more...)
Android Malware Could Steal Messages From WhatsApp Android Malware Could Steal Messages From WhatsApp
- January 17, 2018

Hacking Team sells spyware to governments around the world. Dubbed Skygofree, the malware was first developed back in 2014 and has gone through a number of code rewrites since then. Sifting through the malware code, Kaspersky said it is "pretty confident that the developer of the Skygofree implants is an Italian company that works on surveillance solutions, just like Hacking Team". (more...)
Facebook promises to 'massively simplify and streamline cluttered Messenger app' Facebook promises to 'massively simplify and streamline cluttered Messenger app'
- January 17, 2018

Marcus wrote. Users should expect steps to be taken in 2018 to simplify the Messenger user experience. While we raced to build these new features, the app became too cluttered. The company hopes to build on the success of video and voice chat within Messenger this year while continuing to invest more in group chats, Marcus noted. (more...)
1 in 6 Americans owns a smart speaker 1 in 6 Americans owns a smart speaker
- January 17, 2018

Sure enough, 7% received the device as a holiday gift, and 4% found their first smart speaker when they ripped the wrapping paper off their holiday present. People are now using this technology instead of other technologies like the TV, radio and others and around 11% of people surveyed own an Amazon Alexa enabled device and around 4% a Google Home device. (more...)
Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:IBKR) Achieve New Highs
- January 16, 2018

The company has market cap of $319.51 million. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 126,913 shares of the company's stock valued at $4,493,000 after buying an additional 126,505 shares during the last quarter . 29 funds opened positions while 74 raised stakes. Bank of America downgraded Akorn, Inc. Moreover, Van Den Berg Management I has 0.52% invested in Interactive Brokers Group , Inc. (more...)
Vivo X20 Plus UD With In-Screen Fingerprint Reader Certified Vivo X20 Plus UD With In-Screen Fingerprint Reader Certified
- January 16, 2018

Vivo had told Gadgets 360 at CES that it was not certain if the X20 Plus branding would be retained for the phone with under-display fingerprint sensor when it is eventually launched. The in-display Fingerprint Scanner requires an OLED display, so this phone features the same OLED display. The memory is expandable further using a microSD card up to 256GB. (more...)
Shelton Capital Management Sells 20400 Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) Shelton Capital Management Sells 20400 Shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO)
- January 16, 2018

It has outperformed by 16.06% the S&P500. Factory Mutual Insurance Co. lessened its stake in Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc . One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and fifteen have issued a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Walt Disney Co (DIS) Short Interest Update
- January 16, 2018

Parkside Financial Bank & Trust who had been investing in Disney Walt Co for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $169.52B market cap company. On Monday, May 22 the stock rating was upgraded by Barclays Capital to "Overweight". As per Thursday, March 23, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets. (more...)
Seaport Global Securities Downgrades Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) to Neutral
- January 16, 2018

Frontier Capital Management Co. ICM Asset Management Inc. Currently, 0.10% of Arconic Inc. The stock increased 0.21% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $120.09. State Treasurer State Of Michigan accumulated 0.01% or 40,900 shares. Virtu Ltd Com holds 0.05% in Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) or 22,060 shares. 21,657 are held by Jane Street Grp Inc. (more...)
Apple offering work-from-home positions Apple offering work-from-home positions
- January 16, 2018

The jobs help to answer Apple customers' questions about products and services, assisting in trouble shooting and offering technical support. Apple says all at home advisers, even those who work part-time, get benefits, product discounts and paid time off. (more...)
Nordcloud, Microsoft to deploy Azure AI solutions in Europe Nordcloud, Microsoft to deploy Azure AI solutions in Europe
- January 16, 2018

Nordcloud, Europe's fastest growing public cloud provider has partnered with Microsoft to promote the usage of Microsoft AI on Azure in the European continent. In addition to Alila's comments, a recent report from McKinsey shows that firms who adopt AI early gain a significant competitive advantage over others who fail to embrace it. (more...)
HUGE new patch launches with DLC release date HUGE new patch launches with DLC release date
- January 16, 2018

Ubisoft announced that Assassin's Creed Rogue Remastered will be available on March 20, 2018, for PlayStation 4 Pro and Playstation 4 computer entertainment systems, and across the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X. Egypt is a big country, and Assassin's Creed Origins , a game set in the middle of its shifting sands, is a suitably big game. Assassin's Creed Origins takes place in Ancient Egypt, the most mysterious place in history, during a crucial period that will ... (more...)
Lexus LS priced from $75995 Lexus LS priced from $75995
- January 16, 2018

Nearly a year after coming to India in March of 2017, Lexus on Monday took off the covers of its flagship model - LS 500h hybrid - in the country. And that is because of the powerful hybrid powertrain of the LS, which catapults it to 100kmph from standstill in just over five seconds. (more...)
IBM, Maersk launch blockchain platform for tracking cargo IBM, Maersk launch blockchain platform for tracking cargo
- January 16, 2018

The concern intends to help shippers, ports, customs offices, banks, and other stakeholders in global supply chains track freight as well as replace related paperwork with tamper-resistant digital records. In addition, Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine Bureau will connect to its Global Quality Traceability System for import and export goods. Last year, the two companies announced a partnership to use blockchain technology to manage and track transactions in the shipping supply chain, and ... (more...)
New England Patriots & Philadelphia Eagles reach conference finals New England Patriots & Philadelphia Eagles reach conference finals
- January 16, 2018

That's nothing new for a youngster in Ramsey who is nearly as good of a trash-talker as he is a football player. "It will be a great challenge for us obviously, and we're going to have to have a great week". They have a lot of turnovers. They've got an offensive line sprinkled with All-Pro's. "(QB) is under pressure all day". Sacks turn into long-yardage and long-yardage turns into punts. (more...)
Former Cy-Fair Standout Sam McGuffie Named To US Olympic Bobsled Team Former Cy-Fair Standout Sam McGuffie Named To US Olympic Bobsled Team
- January 16, 2018

Olympic Trials in Utah. HOUSTON - SEPTEMBER 04: Running back Sam McGuffie #2 of the Rice Owls is tripped up by safety Kenny Vaccaro #16 of the Texas Longhorns at Reliant Stadium on September 4, 2010 in Houston, Texas. He played 10 games his freshman season, rushing for 486 yards and three touchdowns, but made a decision to transfer to Rice after. After an injury-plagued 2011, he moved to slot receiver and caught 54 passes for 603 yards and five touchdowns. (more...)
First Fifteen: Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition First Fifteen: Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition
- January 16, 2018

Will you pick this game back up? The most important thing to know about Arcade Edition is that if you already own Street Fighter 5, it's a free update that adds a ton of new content and a sleek UI overhaul. Each character in the game has been given a secondary V-Trigger to use and this will likely change up the different ways that each character is used in competitive play. (more...)
Google Home Mini Wall Mount Now Available on the Google Store Google Home Mini Wall Mount Now Available on the Google Store
- January 16, 2018

At only $15, just about anyone should be able to afford it. The Google Home Mini is probably one of the best to come out of the smart speaker segment from Google as it is not just very portable, but it is also cheap enough that you can afford to buy several for your house or your office. (more...)
50 senators endorse resolution to restore FCC net neutrality regulations 50 senators endorse resolution to restore FCC net neutrality regulations
- January 16, 2018

With Republican Sen. Susan Collins of ME also supporting the bill, Democrats need to secure one Republican vote to pass the bill, and those Republican votes are out there to be had because a free and unfettered internet is the definition of open market conservatism. (more...)