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Selma Blair: I was joking about Cameron Diaz retiring Selma Blair: I was joking about Cameron Diaz retiring
- March 14, 2018

Sources tell Britain's Daily Star newspaper the actress is still inundated with movie scripts, but she'd prefer to focus on her marriage to rocker Benji Madden and her career as a lifestyle author. "And for more breaking news: I am NOW retiring from being Cameron Diaz's spokesperson ". Selma added: I mean, she doesn't need to make any more films. (more...)
NASA study confirms initial findings - Space can alter genes NASA study confirms initial findings - Space can alter genes
- March 14, 2018

Per Live Science , even though Scott and Mark Kelly once boasted the same DNA makeup, Scott's almost yearlong trip on the International Space Station in 2015 and early 2016 changed all of that-leaving him with a lower body mass, altered gut bacteria, and a seeming growth spurt of 2 inches, among other shifts. (more...)
Rally 4 Marks Return of the Franchise, Launching in September Rally 4 Marks Return of the Franchise, Launching in September
- March 14, 2018

It is in development at French WRC studio Kylotonn Racing Games, which past year released three fairly middling racing games in WRC 7 , FlatOut 4: Total Insanity , and TT Isle of Man . Five different types of tracks - Rally , Extreme-Khana, V-Rally Cross, Buggy , and Hillclimb - will be available in the final game in both the Career and Online modes. (more...)
Twitch's new program gives Amazon Prime subscribers free games Twitch's new program gives Amazon Prime subscribers free games
- March 14, 2018

Following in the footsteps of its subscription competitors, Twitch Prime, which is included in Amazon Prime subscriptions, has now become more like PlayStation Plus and Xbox LIVE Gold by doling out a monthly allotment of free games . Twitch announced Tuesday that, starting on Thursday, those customers would get a pair of free games, Superhot and Oxenfree . The rest of the titles will be released in the following months, in no particular order. (more...)
Honda X-Blade despatch begins; priced at Rs 78500 Honda X-Blade despatch begins; priced at Rs 78500
- March 13, 2018

HMSI's Senior VP (Sales and Marketing), Yadvinder Singh Guleria said, "The aggressive and futuristic new X-Blade has been designed for millennials and Gen-Z". The rear wheels are shod with wide 130 mm tyre and the front wheel gets 100 mm rubber. Positioned slightly below the CB Hornet 160R , the X-Blade stands out with its unique design. (more...)
Google Brings the Assistant to the iPad Google Brings the Assistant to the iPad
- March 13, 2018

Available for free from the iOS App Store, Google Assistant version 1.2.4507 promises the "full Assistant experience on your iPad" and has an interface formatted for all iPad screens - from the 7.9-inch iPad mini series to the largest 12.9-inch iPad Pro. (more...)
Wolfenstein 2: The Deeds of Captain Wilkins DLC Drops Today Wolfenstein 2: The Deeds of Captain Wilkins DLC Drops Today
- March 13, 2018

The latest DLC for Bethesda's first-person shooter, Wolfenstein 2 has just dropped today is available today on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, Bethesda and MachineGames have confirmed. This expansion brings US Army hero Captain Gerald Wilkins into battle on a mission to a Nazi-occupied Alaska. The base game is $29.99 / £19.99 / €29.99, and the Digital Deluxe Edition which includes the season pass is $39.99 / £27.49 / €39.99. (more...)
PulteGroup, Inc., (NYSE: PHM), Devon Energy Corporation, (NYSE: DVN) - Staggering Stocks
- March 13, 2018

The stock decreased 0.03% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $32.81. Crestwood Advisors Llc increased Ishares Core S&P 500 Etf (IVV) stake by 3,586 shares to 145,008 valued at $36.68 million in 2017Q3. (NYSE:JBL) shares. MONDELLO MARK T sold $870,634 worth of Jabil Inc. (NYSE:JBL) on Monday, October 2. 26,420 shares were sold by MUIR WILLIAM D JR, worth $739,760. (more...)
Smart Parking System Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts Smart Parking System Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecasts
- March 13, 2018

In this introductory section, the research report incorporates analysis of definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure . The research is attached with substantial information in the form of graphs and tables to understand important market trends, drivers and challenges. (more...)
Finland acquires stake in Nokia Finland acquires stake in Nokia
- March 13, 2018

Now focused on the telecom network industry, Nokia employs 6,300 people in Finland in a global workforce of around 102,800. "We believe that this will be a good investment", said Antti Makinen, the head of the public investment arm Solidium. (more...)
Essential Phone now receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update Essential Phone now receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update
- March 13, 2018

Its reason for doing so had to do with stability issues present in Android 8.0 that would be addressed in Android 8.1 Oreo. Essential has been testing the Android Oreo 8.1 update with its beta testers since January, and it's today rolling out the update to all Essential Phone owners. (more...)
GTA V Premium Edition due out next month claim sources GTA V Premium Edition due out next month claim sources
- March 13, 2018

First there was a listing on Amazon Germany , then this past weekend the game got rated by the South Korean Rating's Board . Grand Theft Auto 5 Premium Edition is heading to PS4 and Xbox One , according to fresh reports from Kotaku . (more...)
Global Autologous Stem Cell Based Therapies Market 2018 - Regeneus, Mesoblast, Tigenix Global Autologous Stem Cell Based Therapies Market 2018 - Regeneus, Mesoblast, Tigenix
- March 13, 2018

United States plays an important role in global market , with market size of xx million Dollars in 2018 and will be xx million Dollars in 2023, with a CAGR of XX. Historic Fuel Cell market data and global Fuel Cell industry forecast from 2018 to 2022. The report concludes with the profiles of major players in the global Scaffold Free 3D Cell Culture Sales market such as InSphero, N3d Biosciences, Kuraray, Hamilton Company, Synthecon, Qgel Sa, Reprocell Incorporated, Global ... (more...)
Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg LTD (TSM) Shareholder Martin Currie LTD Lifted Holding
- March 13, 2018

Shares of Semiconductor Manufacturing Int'l ( NYSE SMI ) traded down $0.25 during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching $6.99. Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM ) are trading -2.90% downward from the 52-week high mark and 46.72% above from the fifty two-week low mark. (more...)
'I Want Cohension, Team Spirit, From Friendlies' 'I Want Cohension, Team Spirit, From Friendlies'
- March 13, 2018

The midfielder is part of the 28 man list Coach Gernort Rohr released ahead of the worldwide friendly's between Poland to be played on the 23rd and Serbia on the 27th march in Warsaw and London respectively. The Eagles' gaffer further posited that regardless of the results, the only important thing for him is to continue to strengthen and work on his players before the World Cup in June. (more...)
Fitbit's New Smartwatch, The Versa, Looks A Lot Like An Apple Watch Fitbit's New Smartwatch, The Versa, Looks A Lot Like An Apple Watch
- March 13, 2018

The Ionic is bulky, angular, and not suitable for every size wrist - the Versa gets rid of all those pain points. Fitbit claims it's made the lightest metal smartwatch sold on the USA market, and it's hard not to see some Pebble DNA in here. (more...)
Polestar 1 offers pre-ordering in 18 countries Polestar 1 offers pre-ordering in 18 countries
- March 13, 2018

Potential UK buyers of the electrified machine can secure a place in the production queue with a €2,500 (circa £2,220) deposit, which is fully refundable should any minds change. Polestar is also looking at traditional outright sales. The 1 is also the first auto be equipped with Ohlins' Continuously Controlled Electronic Suspension, whereby each damper is fitted with an electronic valve to constantly monitor both the driver's inputs and the road surface, appropriately adapting the car's ... (more...)
Square Enix hiring to Square Enix hiring to "increase quality" of Final Fantasy VII remake
- March 13, 2018

Presently, we have a specific end goal to clarify the idea of this job and the developers gave away a few insights in regards to the improvement of the game. Employees that sign on for the remake also have a chance to become a regular part of the company once the remake is shipped, though they'll always have the ability to say they worked on Final Fantasy VII . (more...)
Fortune Brands Home & Security (FBHS) Upgraded by Gabelli to Buy
- March 13, 2018

The stock increased 0.38% or $0.51 during the last trading session, reaching $136.27. About 1.24M shares traded. Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE:H) has risen 27.49% since March 9, 2017 and is uptrending. Is the Stock Overbought or Oversold? $943,950 worth of Salesforce.com, inc. SunTrust Banks reissued a "hold" rating and issued a $63.00 price target on shares of Fortune Brands Home & Security in a research note on Friday, November 10th. (more...)
Here's what we learned riding in the new Ford Fiesta ST Here's what we learned riding in the new Ford Fiesta ST
- March 13, 2018

Ford Performance also listened to feedback and tinkered with the Recaro driver's seat to offer better adjustment before and given the pew more tilt and seat-back movement. Meantime, Ford's bigger, roomier, safer and higher-tech Mk7 Fiesta went on sale in Europe a year ago with new driver-assist and connectivity technologies, but won't be sold in Australia because it will only be made in Germany for now, making mainstream variants too expensive. (more...)
State of Decay 2 won't have microtransactions on PC & Xbox One State of Decay 2 won't have microtransactions on PC & Xbox One
- March 13, 2018

The release date for the game is May 22nd, 2018 and aside from retail and digital stores, the game will also be playable on day-one via the Xbox Game Pass service. Recently, we've heard that so many big titles have microtransactions, knowing that State of Decay 2 won't have them is a relief. It's a great way to check out titles like Sea of Thieves, Crackdown 3 and more without driving yourself deeper into debt. (more...)
Vu 4K UHD Android TVs launched in India Vu 4K UHD Android TVs launched in India
- March 13, 2018

The sale is scheduled to begin at 12pm for all three TV sets. The Mi TV 4A series was launched in China in March previous year. In the past sales, to recall, the Mi TV 4 went out of stock in seconds on both Flipkart and the Mi online store. (more...)
Decreases Holdings in Berry Global Group Inc (BERY)
- March 13, 2018

Amalgamated Bank & Trust has invested 0.04% in Berry Global Group, Inc . The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $43.72. 29,104 are owned by Bb&T Corp. (NYSE:GME) or 77,050 shares. Frontier Invest Management owns 1,080 shares. Bernzott Capital Advisors, which manages about $528.67M and $701.09M US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Verint Systems (NASDAQ:VRNT) by 37,748 shares to 520,009 shares, valued at $21.76M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Google Introduces Plus Codes Aiming to Improve Address Search in India Google Introduces Plus Codes Aiming to Improve Address Search in India
- March 13, 2018

A Plus Code comprises of 6 alphanumeric characters followed by the name of the city. Secondly, Google introduced a 'Add an Address' feature, which is a step aimed at facilitating accurate and easy searching on Maps. Having said that, apart from introducing Plus Codes on Google Maps in India, Google has also introduced 'Add an Address' feature that lets users add missing addresses to the Maps . (more...)
Nicer weather expected this week Nicer weather expected this week
- March 13, 2018

Wednesday will be even chillier, with highs in the mid-to-upper 40s. A north northwest wind will be around 9 miles per hour. The warmer weather will be accompanied by clearing skies, but the sunny break isn't expected to last long. Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Expect today's forecast to remain mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 52. (more...)
Yates takes Paris-Nice lead with stage win Yates takes Paris-Nice lead with stage win
- March 13, 2018

Marc Soler ( Movistar ) was crowned the 2018 Paris-Nice champion after taking a punt and going on a long-range attack. "I'm progressing each year and I'm getting used to riding at that level". And Yates then made his move to the top of the standings on the penultimate day with victory on the queen stage at La Colmiane, the Briton seizing an opportunity as Sanchez waned. (more...)
Highland Private Wealth Management Sells 28373 Shares of Microsoft Co. (NASDAQ:MSFT)
- March 13, 2018

Parsec Financial Management Inc, which manages about $1.56 billion and $1.38B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Total Sa (NYSE:TOT) by 8,762 shares to 370,820 shares, valued at $19.85 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. Df Dent & Co Inc increased Ecolab Inc (NYSE:ECL) stake by 78,783 shares to 1.20 million valued at $154.45 million in 2017Q3. First Dallas Securities Inc. (more...)
Portland Scrap Yard Fire Burns Area Homes, Sends Black Smoke Into Air Portland Scrap Yard Fire Burns Area Homes, Sends Black Smoke Into Air
- March 13, 2018

Kim Singer of Diamond Cut Loyalty Canine Rescue said many people from all over the community pitched in to help with the frightened dogs. Some nearby homes and one school have been evacuated. Students from Sacajawea Head Start were taken to Scott School, which is shutting its windows and limiting outdoor activity to protect children from the smoke. (more...)
IFM Investors Pty Ltd Sells 602 Shares of Walmart Inc (WMT)
- March 13, 2018

It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Walmart (NYSE:WMT) had its price target reduced by Barclays from $120.00 to $116.00 in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday, February 21st. (NYSE:WMT) shares with value of $158.93M were sold by WALTON JIM C . The company has market cap of $4.53 billion. Since September 22, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 5 sales for $477.13 million activity. (more...)
Binance Offers $250000 Bounty For Arrest of Hackers Binance Offers $250000 Bounty For Arrest of Hackers
- March 13, 2018

Once control of these accounts had been taken, the attackers created a trading API key for each account - but then did nothing except bide their time. "As in a football match, you can't just play defense", he tweeted . "We need to actively prevent any instances of hacking before they occur, as well as follow through after-the-fact", the firm argued. (more...)