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Walt Disney Co (DIS) Shares Bought by First PREMIER Bank
- February 26, 2018

It has outperformed by 26.00% the S&P500. Lombard Odier Asset Management Europe Ltd increased its stake in Disney Walt Co ( DIS ) by 15684.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisory Service invested in 0.1% or 3,781 shares. Since August 28, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 13 selling transactions for $5.11 million activity. Another trade for 25,000 shares valued at $2.25 million was made by JENSEN TONY A on Friday, August 25. (more...)
Last-minute information about the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ detailed Last-minute information about the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ detailed
- February 25, 2018

Those who traded in or sold their old Samsung handset in 2017 got an average of almost 20% more for their device than those who looked to trade in after the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy. Generally, Samsung Galaxy S8 users would not exactly be surprised by the S9 model. This will allow users to get their hands on a new Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 + at a reduced price . (more...)
ZTE just announced three new smartphones, including its first Android Go device ZTE just announced three new smartphones, including its first Android Go device
- February 25, 2018

Prices start at €269 (around $330) for the Blade V9 and €179 (around $220) for the Blade V9 Vita. With the ZTE Blade V9 low-light camera, consumers can now capture those moments that make us wonder and dream, the moments that feel magical, the moments when we fall in love, and the moments when the world around us fades away. (more...)
HMD Announces Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 1 HMD Announces Nokia 8 Sirocco, Nokia 7 Plus and Nokia 1
- February 25, 2018

The company's new flagship phone, the Nokia 8 Sirocco , comes with a 5.5-inch curved 2K OLED display as well as dual rear cameras and wireless charging. Nokia 7 Plus will also go on sale from early April for good €399 (approximately Rs 31,750). Android Authority cites @evleaks indicating "the handset is tipped to house dual front- and rear-facing cameras, coming in at 20 MP + 20 MP and 16 MP + 16 MP respectively". (more...)
How to watch HMD Global's Nokia presentation at Mobile World Congress 2018 How to watch HMD Global's Nokia presentation at Mobile World Congress 2018
- February 25, 2018

Meanwhile, a Nokia 9 is also likely. HMD Global, the company which sells phones under Nokia brand name, has confirmed its presence at the 2018 edition of Mobile World Conference, one of the biggest consumer technology events in the world. (more...)
HMD unveils first Android One smartphones under Nokia brand HMD unveils first Android One smartphones under Nokia brand
- February 25, 2018

The smartphone is also rumoured to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor. On the imaging front, the Nokia 6 (2018 ) comes with a 16MP rear camera with ZEISS optics paired with an 8MP front camera . "As we've expanded our portfolio we've always maintained one vision: to deliver great Nokia phones that live up to the values that our fans expect". (more...)
MWC 2018: Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ and what to expect MWC 2018: Samsung Galaxy S9, Galaxy S9+ and what to expect
- February 25, 2018

We're pretty sure that the Galaxy S9 price will be slightly more expensive than last year's phone, but it'll all depend on your carrier and plan. "Reimagined", it's clear that Samsung has thrown all of their efforts into improving their camera functionality. Other leaks can corroborated this time frame. (more...)
HMD Global to revive Nokia 8110 with 4G and back camera HMD Global to revive Nokia 8110 with 4G and back camera
- February 25, 2018

As it will be Nokia's 2018 flagship smartphone, the 8 Pro will naturally be powered by Qualcomm's latest and greatest chipset yet, the Snapdragon 845. Similarly, November 2017 launched Nokia 5 is now available at ₹12,499. A 16:9 display, one camera on the rear with LED flash and another snapper on the front complete the specs. (more...)
What to expect from MWC 2018 What to expect from MWC 2018
- February 25, 2018

Karandeep Singh When not imparting tech gyaan, Karan can be found engrossed in his favourite TV show with a mug full of coffee on one side and nachos on the other. "Everybody likes to see the latest and greatest shiny device, but I think we have reached new heights in the sea of sameness when it comes to smartphones", Ben Wood, chief of research at CCS Insight, told CNBC by phone earlier this week. (more...)
No Wonder Qantas Is Soaring: Buybacks Are Gobbling Up Its Stock No Wonder Qantas Is Soaring: Buybacks Are Gobbling Up Its Stock
- February 25, 2018

Qantas said its academy could not only train Qantas pilots, but also generate income by being leased out to other airlines. In addition to the pick-up in the resources sector, Joyce said growth in the financial services, construction and infrastructure sectors were driving business travel demand. (more...)
Shares in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Purchased by Hudson Capital Management LLC
- February 25, 2018

Moreover, Cue Financial has 0.16% invested in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) for 4,329 shares. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Rothschild Investment Corp IL lessened its stake in shares of QUALCOMM, Inc . The SI to TERUMO CORP ORDINARY SHARES's float is 0.15%. Laurel Grove Cap Ltd Co holds 4.23% or 52,766 shares. Midas Management holds 0.55% or 20,000 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
USA airlines join other firms in dropping NRA USA airlines join other firms in dropping NRA
- February 25, 2018

Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said he's investigating claims that some Coral Springs police officers saw several deputies outside the building after the shooting began. "I like many Canadians travel to Florida from time to time to escape our winter". Also on Friday, a spokesman for the insurance company Chubb told Reuters it would no longer have a partnership with the N.R.A. (more...)
Sells 3969 Shares of Crown Castle International Corp. (REIT) (CCI)
- February 25, 2018

The stock increased 0.27% or $0.43 during the last trading session, reaching $160.22. About 933,988 shares traded or 49.28% up from the average. New Mountain Finance Corporation (NMFC) has risen 17.77% since February 24, 2017 and is uptrending. (more...)
New leak spills the most revealing photos yet of Samsung's Galaxy S9 New leak spills the most revealing photos yet of Samsung's Galaxy S9
- February 25, 2018

Samsung always makes a splash with its pre-MWC press conference the Sunday before the event , and this year should be no different. Last year's Galaxy S8 featured one of Samsung's most radical redesigns, with the electronics giant becoming one of the first major manufacturers to release a phone that covered almost the entirety of the front with a screen (what Samsung calls the "infinity display "). (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 official promo video leaks out Samsung Galaxy S9 official promo video leaks out
- February 25, 2018

But ahead of that, let's talk about what all you should expect to see tomorrow and then next week when the MWC 2018 opens. Samsung's new Galaxy S9 devices are expected to come with improved camera capability, high screen-to-body-ratio, slim bezel design and a number of biometrics technologies such as fingerprint, iris and facial recognition. (more...)
Some Twitter Users Aren't Happy About Its Crackdown On Spammers Some Twitter Users Aren't Happy About Its Crackdown On Spammers
- February 25, 2018

Since the 2016 election, Twitter and others discovered how "bots" had been used to sow political divisions and spread hoaxes. Twitter's new restrictions are aimed at improving "information quality", Yoel Roth of the company's policy team said. (more...)
Adobe Sys INC Com (ADBE) Position Boosted by Patten & Patten Inc
- February 25, 2018

It has underperformed by 25.78% the S&P500. C M Bidwell & Associates Ltd increased Adobe Systems ( ADBE ) stake by 181.3% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. 292,396 are held by Mirae Asset Investments. 176,065 were accumulated by Utah Retirement. Pinebridge Investments LP holds 244,902 shares or 0.24% of its portfolio. (more...)
The Sandy Spring Bank Decreases Holdings in Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- February 25, 2018

Adobe Systems (ADBE) need to consider for profitability analysis, the firm has profit margin of positive 19.80% to find consistent trends in a firm's earnings. Therefore 80% are positive. Grifols SA had 7 analyst reports since August 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. More important recent Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "3 Stocks to Watch on Tuesday: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE ), ResMed Inc ..." on January 23, 2018, ... (more...)
Augmented Reality Ghostbusters World coming soon! Augmented Reality Ghostbusters World coming soon!
- February 25, 2018

The player is one of the Ghostbusters , and instead of hunting Pikachu or Squirtle, you're hunting and collecting ghosts. " Ghostbusters is the ideal brand and best content to utilize AR technology", said Jamie Stevens, Sony Pictures Entertainment executive VP (via Variety ). (more...)
Nokia 7 Plus press renders show off design from all angles Nokia 7 Plus press renders show off design from all angles
- February 25, 2018

The Finnish company launched a number of smartphones at the event, but its reboot of the 3310 - the indestructible phone from our childhood that came with Snake installed - ended up hogging all the limelight. As revealed by earlier leaks, the device will run on Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box. The phone will be reportedly equipped with rotating zoom technology from the house of Carl Zeiss. (more...)
Microsoft (MSFT) Rating Lowered to Hold at Vetr
- February 24, 2018

Compton Capital Management Inc acquired 2,475 shares as Amgen Inc (AMGN)'s stock declined 9.68%. Stelac Advisory Services LLC now owns 2,033 shares of the software giant's stock valued at $140,000 after purchasing an additional 387 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Missionaries compete for souls at Winter Olympics
- February 24, 2018

She's the second-youngest person to ever win this event . As the games come to a close on Sunday (see below for details on when/how to watch the closing ceremony ), we take a look at the Team USA women whose kickass performances will live on in the history books well beyond Pyeongchang . (more...)
LG V30s Release Date Revealed Ahead Of MWC 2018 LG V30s Release Date Revealed Ahead Of MWC 2018
- February 24, 2018

Recently, the Nokia has overwhelmed us with massive leakages related to their featured phones, mid-phones, or high-end phones. I mention cameras plural because the larger S9+ will have an extra camera sensor, a là Note 8 , likely for long-distance photography and facilitating Live Focus portrait shots. (more...)
Samsung All Set To Wow The World With Galaxy S9 Samsung All Set To Wow The World With Galaxy S9
- February 24, 2018

IoT systems are already in place in a larger number of businesses, and while IoT technology is still fairly nascent, it's received an encouraging level of buy-in throughout the industry. Do you think that it should have featured a metal and glass combination chassis? Another leak from reputed tipster Roland Quandt claims to have found the mention of a 256GB variant of the Galaxy S9 + (SM-G965) in a lost and found authority's database in South Korea. (more...)
Winter Olympics 2018: What to watch Friday, Feb Winter Olympics 2018: What to watch Friday, Feb
- February 24, 2018

Late-night metered market ratings will return following NBC's Olympics coverage. Total audience delivery data for Thursday will be available later today. Among network newscasts, numbers don't tell the full story. It's not a medal event - at least not on Tuesday - but the qualifying for the men's snowboarding big air competition will also begin during the programming block. (more...)
No. 16 Ohio State keeps Big 10 title hopes alive No. 16 Ohio State keeps Big 10 title hopes alive
- February 24, 2018

Big Ten and 2-7 ATS in their last 9 Friday games. The Hoosiers would need heroic performances from both Morgan and Johnson if they wish to pull off the upset in this one. Tate finished with 12 points, five rebounds and six assists. Juwan Morgan has been leading IN with 16.5 points and 7.3 rebounds per game while Robert Johnson is adding 14 points and 4.6 rebounds per contest. (more...)
Microsoft and Xiaomi Stepping Up Together for AI-Powered Smartphones and Speakers Microsoft and Xiaomi Stepping Up Together for AI-Powered Smartphones and Speakers
- February 24, 2018

Harry Shum, executive vice-president of Microsoft's Artificial Intelligence and Research Group, said Xiaomi is one of the most innovative Chinese companies. Microsoft is planning to allow Xiaomi to use its Cloud computing products, including Azure, to develop upgraded phones, laptops and smart devices. (more...)
Kumar Galhotra named Ford NA president in wake of Raj Nair departure Kumar Galhotra named Ford NA president in wake of Raj Nair departure
- February 24, 2018

Acting on a recent anonymous tip, Ford disclosed on Wednesday it had investigated Nair and found he engaged in behavior "inconsistent with the company's code of conduct". Lincoln Motor Company today took the cover off the new 2019 Lincoln... "Kumar is an incredibly talented executive with a special feel for product and brand". (more...)
Porsche 911 Teased As Company Hints At Electrified Variant Porsche 911 Teased As Company Hints At Electrified Variant
- February 24, 2018

There's no doubt the 911 will be more advanced than its predecessor but Achleitner said its driver assistance systems will have to fit with the character of the vehicle. "The decisive factor is that the 911 generates a driving feeling that no other vehicle can impart", said Acheitner. "Some fans rushed the barricades; it was all gloom and doom for many", said Achleitner, yet newer models have been even more positively received. (more...)
Sofia Goggia Beats Lindsey Vonn To Become Italy's First Female Downhill Champion Sofia Goggia Beats Lindsey Vonn To Become Italy's First Female Downhill Champion
- February 24, 2018

She had hoped to surpass Swedish skier Ingamar Stenmark's record of 86 World Cup victories to add to her impressive list of accomplishments. Although Vonn has talked about these Olympics likely being her last, Kildow made it clear he would like his 33-year-old daughter to focus on extending her career. (more...)