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Apple responds to United States probe of iPhone battery flap Apple responds to United States probe of iPhone battery flap
- February 02, 2018

For now, the investigators are considering the public statements made by Apple . The probe is said to be at an early stage and it is too early to speculate any enforcement will follow, the sources said. "They have approached us and have requested for some 40-50 acres near about Bengaluru for manufacturing of Apple phones ", RV Deshpande, Karnataka's minister of large, medium industries and infrastructure, told ET. (more...)
BMW M2 Gran Coupe will Arrive in 2019 BMW M2 Gran Coupe will Arrive in 2019
- February 02, 2018

As for the M2 Gran Coupe, this will be only the second Gran Coupe M vehicle, following the M6. A new juicy report coming from Autocar indicates BMW has plans to give the new member of the family a fully fledged M version, complete with a 365-horsewpower output coming from a longitudinally mounted turbocharged six-cylinder 3.0-liter engine shared with the M2 Coupe . (more...)
Far Cry 5 Gets a Story Trailer Featuring Cult Leader Joseph Seed Far Cry 5 Gets a Story Trailer Featuring Cult Leader Joseph Seed
- February 02, 2018

With his "God given" gifts, Joseph Seed - much like any cult leader - is an egotistical icon with charm used to allure those who have "lost their way". The trailer below shows Far Cry 3: Classic Edition in action. I've never played any of the Far Cry games, but that's probably going to change with Far Cry 5 . (more...)
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU) Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)
- February 02, 2018

FCAU has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. now has a Weekly performance of -1.27%, monthly performance percentage is 30.33 percent, Quarterly performance is 38.44 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 100.33% and Yearly Performance is 119.66 percent. (more...)
Institutional Investors Are Dumping Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS)
- February 02, 2018

Marriott International, Inc. (NASDAQ:MAR) has risen 58.26% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 25.94% the S&P500. Private Advisor Group LLC grew its holdings in Goldman Sachs BDC by 100.4% during the 3rd quarter. (more...)
Basic Trading and Ownership Data for Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- February 02, 2018

The stock increased 0.99% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $24.47. The company's stock had a trading volume of 2,363,747 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,621,158. Bank of America maintained Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) rating on Wednesday, December 13. Aristotle Mgmt invested 3.68% of its portfolio in Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE). (more...)
Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Gulfport Energy Corp. (GPOR) Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Gulfport Energy Corp. (GPOR)
- February 02, 2018

Earnings surprises can have a huge impact on a company's stock price. Nokia Corporation (NYSE: NOK ) touched its 1-Year High price of $6.65 on 05/23/17 and its 1-Year Low price of $4.51 on 12/12/17. While looking at the Stock's Performance, Nokia Corporation now shows a Weekly Performance of -2.04%, where Monthly Performance is 3.22%, Quarterly performance is -0.21%, 6 Months performance is -26.45% and yearly performance percentage is 6.42%. (more...)
$3.77 Earnings Per Share Expected for Western Digital Corporation (WDC) This Quarter
- February 02, 2018

Western Digital Corporation has a consensus outperform rating from 29 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 4.48% of shares outstanding. Royal Commercial Bank Of Canada owns 1.10M shares. Integral Derivatives Limited invested in 0.04% or 22,401 shares. Morgan Stanley maintained Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) on Friday, May 27 with "Equal-Weight" rating. (more...)
Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Delayed Until April Yakuza 6: The Song of Life Delayed Until April
- February 02, 2018

Players will be able to carry over their save date from the demo to the main game when it launches. A representative for the company confirmed to Polygon that, just like the old launch date, the new one applies in both North America and Europe. (more...)
Razer announces a 'gold' Razer Phone that's gold in logo only Razer announces a 'gold' Razer Phone that's gold in logo only
- February 02, 2018

The Razer Phone debuted past year with "insane" specs highlighted by its 120Hz display. Aside from that cosmetic change, the Razer Phone has the same hardware in the Gold Edition compared to the standard. The Spring Festival model also comes in a handsome red Spring Festival-inspired box, and it comes with red envelopes that are traditionally used to gift money during the Festival. (more...)
Microsoft adds new, lower-cost Surface models to its line-up Microsoft adds new, lower-cost Surface models to its line-up
- February 02, 2018

Microsoft Surface Phone is no more fantasy; there are enough leaks and patents available online to prove the existence of foldable phone. As reported by Windows Central , the tech giant is now selling a stripped down version of the laptop with an Intel Core m3 processor inside. (more...)
Celine Dion is coming to Perth Arena Celine Dion is coming to Perth Arena
- February 02, 2018

New Zealand fans are expected to be especially eager to snap-up tickets, seeing as though Celine skipped the country during her last trip Down Under in 2008. If the other dates on her tour are anything to go by, tickets to the highly-anticipated event won't come cheap. In 2004, Celine was awarded the Diamond award at the World Music Awards, recognising her place among the highest-selling female artists of all time. (more...)
At least 90 people feared drowned off Libyan coast At least 90 people feared drowned off Libyan coast
- February 02, 2018

The IOM said in a statement, "Around 10 bodies are reported to have washed up on Libyan shores near the town of Zuwara". Libya is a popular transit route for migrants trying to reach southern Europe by sea. The EU agreement was immediately called an inhuman approach by some Aid agencies and the UN This year, the IOM reports an increase in the number of arrivals to Europe by sea from last year's 5,983 to 6,624 in the same period of 2017. (more...)
Flexing Muscles Mid-Session Are These Shares: Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Flexing Muscles Mid-Session Are These Shares: Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)
- February 02, 2018

It dived, as 73 investors sold Amazon .com, Inc. shares while 549 reduced holdings. (NASDAQ: AMZN ) shares. The insider Blackburn Jeffrey M sold 2,077 shares worth $2.05M. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained Amazon.com, Inc. Also, VP Shelley Reynolds sold 544 shares of Amazon.com stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 15th. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed to October 26th, 2018 Red Dead Redemption 2 Delayed to October 26th, 2018
- February 02, 2018

A PC version has not been announced by Rockstar, but not yet ruled out, as was the case with the eventual computer version of the studio's last blockbuster release, " Grand Theft Auto V". Like the first " Red Dead Redemption ", the sequel is set in the American frontier - a massive open-world environment not unlike those of the " Grand Theft Auto " series. (more...)
PlayStation Hardware Sales Drop, Software Sales Soar PlayStation Hardware Sales Drop, Software Sales Soar
- February 02, 2018

It's safe to say overall PS4 shipments will overtake the PS3 by the end of the year. One thing to note is that Sony's fiscal third quarter represents the holiday shopping period, and that is typically the quarter with the highest numbers. (more...)
New Office will only run on Windows 10 New Office will only run on Windows 10
- February 02, 2018

A year ago at Ignite, Microsoft announced Office 2019 - the next perpetual version of Office that includes apps (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, and Skype for Business) and servers (including Exchange, SharePoint, and Skype for Business). (more...)
Future Honor phones to come with 18:9 displays Future Honor phones to come with 18:9 displays
- February 02, 2018

The update started rolling out to the Honor 8 Pro first while the Honor 9 is scheduled to get it later. The Honor 7X is also expected to receive an update to EMUI 8.0 in the second quarter according to Roland Quandt. If you have already upgraded to Oreo on your Honor 8 Pro, do let us know how you are finding the new features in the comments section. However, one user from India has reported updating his Honor 8 Pro. (more...)
Intel mulling smart glasses launch Intel mulling smart glasses launch
- February 02, 2018

Code-named Superlight, the glasses would project the information on the users retina directly using lasers and will be manufactured by Quanta. The new company may be called Vaunt and is expected to be worth around $350 million, with Intel retaining a minority stake. (more...)
Sony's official policy: premium models get Android software updates for two years Sony's official policy: premium models get Android software updates for two years
- February 02, 2018

As for the mid-range phones, it depends because Sony may still choose not to release an update especially if testing doesn't meet standards. With access to Sony's official Android upgrade policy, Xperiablog that buying a Sony flagship smartphone offers the best bet to ensure latest Android updates. (more...)
Valve Dev Jess Cliffe Arrested for Child Sex Exploitation Valve Dev Jess Cliffe Arrested for Child Sex Exploitation
- February 02, 2018

Valve provided comment late Thursday to Kotaku , a gaming website, regarding the arrest and said Cliffe has been suspended by the company. KIRO pointed out, according to its sources at the King County Prosecutor's office, that a booking over such charges "typically indicates" the creation of child porn. (more...)
OPPO A71 (2018) with AI Selfie Tech, Snapdragon 450 announced OPPO A71 (2018) with AI Selfie Tech, Snapdragon 450 announced
- February 02, 2018

It comes with many similar specifications to the previous variant of the Oppo A71 . Oppo A71 (2018) runs on Android 7.1 Nougat with a layer of Color 3.2 UI. For selfies, It comes with a 5 Megapixel front camera. Oppo A71 (2018) sports a 5.2 inch HD (1280×720 pixels) 2.5D curved glass Display protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 4. (more...)
Berry Global Group (BERY) Upgraded to "Outperform" at BMO Capital Markets
- February 02, 2018

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Take-Two Interactive Software (TTWO) Receiving Somewhat Favorable Press Coverage, Analysis Shows
- February 02, 2018

It has underperformed by 2.44% the S&P500. M Partners maintained the shares of TTWO in report on Thursday, February 4 with "Buy" rating. The stock increased 4.72% or $5.59 during the last trading session, reaching $123.9. (NASDAQ:TTWO) for the trailing twelve months paying dividend with the payout ratio of 0.00% to its shareholders. Deutsche Comml Bank Ag has invested 0% of its portfolio in CASI Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (more...)
Overwatch's Lunar New Year event begins next week Overwatch's Lunar New Year event begins next week
- February 02, 2018

The second annual campaign will begin Thursday, Feb. 8. The team promises new content this year and says that "we'll have to wait and see" if Capture the Flag is coming back. The Lunar New Year update is now officially set to arrive next week. And if it's anything like previous Overwatch events, returning skins will be available at a cheaper price. (more...)
JP Morgan Chase & Co (JPM) Stake Reduced by Hutchens Investment Management Inc
- February 02, 2018

The institutional investor held 80,582 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $3.73M, down from 93,332 at the end of the previous reported quarter. JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s payout ratio is 35.11%. Tower Rech Capital Lc (Trc) has invested 0.02% in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY). (NYSE:JPM). (more...)
Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NasdaqGS:SGEN) Valuation Takes Center Stage
- February 02, 2018

The NYSE listed company saw a recent bid of $21.46 and 3460000 shares have traded hands in the session. Adesto Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:IOTS) has risen 50.86% since February 1, 2017 and is uptrending. The company was maintained on Friday, October 27 by SunTrust. The Q.i. Value of Seattle Genetics, Inc. The firm has a market capitalization of $7,630.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -60.11 and a beta of 2.37. (more...)
EBay's New Payment Partner Sends PayPal Shares Down EBay's New Payment Partner Sends PayPal Shares Down
- February 02, 2018

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Cardi B Replaces the Voice of Amazon's Alexa In Hilarious Commercial
- February 02, 2018

The commercial depicts different celebrities taking over for the robot, including our latest favorite rap diva Cardi B . She, along with Anthony Hopkins, Rebel Wilson and Gordon Ramsay , replace Alexa's voice when she becomes ill. This is just another addition to a great week for Cardi B . At this past weekend's Grammy Awards , she was nominated for Best Rap Song and Best Rap Performance for her breakthrough anthem "Bodak Yellow". (more...)
Portman Uninjured After Fatal Train Accident Portman Uninjured After Fatal Train Accident
- February 01, 2018

The train was carrying Republican members of Congress on their way to a legislative retreat in West Virginia. No lawmakers were believed to be injured. He is being checked for a possible concussion. He said he was talking with colleagues about the coming retreat when he felt a jolt. "I think that someone died, someone's in serious situation, very seriously ill, I think we did everything we can do", Marshall said. (more...)