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Obafemi Martins Out Injured For Seven Months Obafemi Martins Out Injured For Seven Months
- April 06, 2018

The injured Nigerian striker, Obafemi Martins , is set to travel to the United Kingdom to undergo surgery, his Chinese club, Shanghai Shenhua , have announced. Any hopes Martins had of forcing his way into the Nigeria World Cup squad are now over with the global competition just two months away. Recently, the Super Eagles of Nigeria played two friendly games against Poland and Serbia in which they lost one and won the other. (more...)
Divinity: Original Sin 2 Release Confirmed For PS4 And Xbox One Divinity: Original Sin 2 Release Confirmed For PS4 And Xbox One
- April 06, 2018

The first game in this new miniseries of Divinity games already made its way to PS4 and Xbox One , meaning Larian Studios has a good idea of how the porting process can be optimized for consoles. According to the publisher, it will have "a user interface tailored for console", and four-player online co-op, which proved to be popular in the PC version, will be included. (more...)
Stocks within Investors Radar: Macy's, Inc. (M), HP Inc. (HPQ) Stocks within Investors Radar: Macy's, Inc. (M), HP Inc. (HPQ)
- April 06, 2018

The company's distance from 52-week high price is -12.97 percent and while the current price is 25.96 percent from 52-week low price. That compares with the recent volume average of 1.01 million. Its distance from 20-days simple moving average is -4.79%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -2.6% while it has a distance of -8.77% from the 200 days simple moving average . (more...)
Firewatch Nintendo Switch Edition Announced, It Is Coming Firewatch Nintendo Switch Edition Announced, It Is Coming "Soon"
- April 06, 2018

The video shows how you can wrap the rubber bands around your Nintendo Switch's main handheld unit to use the touch screen to make music. " Firewatch is an award-winning first-person narrative adventure available soon for your Nintendo Switch". (more...)
Ecolab Inc. (ECL) Pops to Record High at $140.92 on April, 5
- April 06, 2018

Credit Suisse Ag, Switzerland-based fund reported 18,593 shares. Jrm Investment Counsel Llc who had been investing in Huntington Bancshares Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.26B market cap company. Advisory Rech holds 226,344 shares or 0.06% of its portfolio. ( NYSE : ECL ). Mairs & Power stated it has 2.78 million shares. Shares of Ecolab Inc . (more...)
Huntsman Corp (HUN): Stock's Stunning Activities
- April 06, 2018

Huntsman Corporation ( HUN) stock traded with rise move of 1.03% at $28.55 over last trading session on a USA exchange. The latest exchange of 2.19 Million shares is below its average trading activity of 2.96 Million shares. Huntsman Corporation (HUN)'s Relative Strength Index (RSI ) is 35.70. RSI is a technical indicator of price momentum, comparing the size of recent gains to the size of recent losses and establishes oversold and overbought positions. (more...)
Razer's new Game Store rewards you with perks for your purchases Razer's new Game Store rewards you with perks for your purchases
- April 06, 2018

Razer's zGold is a digital currency that debuted with zVault, a payment and customer reward platform that the company launched early previous year. To celebrate the opening, Razer is now offering 15% of storewide. Razer says its catalog will feature games from Ubisoft, Bethesda, Bandai Namco, Deep Silver, Rockstar, and many more. Razer promises exclusive offers, vouchers for games, discounted Razer peripherals on the RazerStore among other perks. (more...)
Apple Moves New Mac Pro Launch to Next Year Apple Moves New Mac Pro Launch to Next Year
- April 05, 2018

Here's to hoping we hear more about it between now and 2019. It's not something for this year... On April 4, 2017, we learned that the Mac Pro wouldn't arrive "this year", and on April 5, 2018, we're now learning that the Mac Pro probably won't arrive this year (2018) either. (more...)
'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' hits your phone April 25th 'Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery' hits your phone April 25th
- April 05, 2018

Hogwarts Mystery will have a number of actors from the films reprise their iconic roles, including Michael Gambon as Professor Dumbledore and Dame Maggie Smith as Professor McGonagall. Putting her glasses back on and stepping into the transfiguration classroom once again, Maggie, 83, will be playing Head of Gryffindor, Professor McGonagall. (more...)
Gattuso renews with Milan Gattuso renews with Milan
- April 05, 2018

Bumped up to senior team coach at the end of November in place of Vincenzo Montella, Gattuso has brought Milan close to qualifying for the Champions League although it may have to settle for the Europa League . "I'm grateful for the opportunity", Gattuso said, sitting alongside Fassone and sporting director Massimiliano Mirabelli. This is one of the most heartfelt choices we've made since we've been here, and in recent months he's done an extraordinary job. (more...)
Apple working on touchless gestures, curved screens for future iPhones
- April 05, 2018

There's also the touchscreen which can perform different actions for controlling the phone, apps, or other features based on the amount of pressure given by someone's finger on the screen . So far, every iPhone model has used a flat display. The current iPhone X has an OLED screen that curves a bit at the bottom, but most humans aren't able to see the curve. (more...)
Apple is working on new touchless controls for its upcoming iPhones
- April 05, 2018

The report said that the iPhone display Apple is now developing detects finger gestures even without physically touching the screen. Apple's touchless gesture control detection method is rumoured to be built into the display itself instead of functioning via an external motion sensor on the phone's bezel. (more...)
Battle For Azeroth's Island Expeditions Battle For Azeroth's Island Expeditions
- April 05, 2018

Azeroth's future will be forged in the fires of war!" In Battle For Azeroth , the level cap is increased from 110 to 120, new continents and zones are added, and most importantly for many players, a bunch of new dungeons and raids. For players who have already pre-purchased a digital edition of the expansion and wish to upgrade to the Collector's Edition at launch, Blizzard will credit their account Blizzard Balance in the amount of their original purchase if they redeem their Collector's ... (more...)
YouTube manager's Twitter account was hacked to spread fake news during shooting YouTube manager's Twitter account was hacked to spread fake news during shooting
- April 05, 2018

According to The Verge , a hacker hijacked the verified Twitter account of Vadim Lavrusik , who works as the Product Manager at the video sharing platform and used the profile to implicate a YouTube broadcaster in the shooting. "We also take action against content that glorifies acts of violence in a manner that may inspire others to replicate those violent acts and cause real offline danger, or where people were targeted due to their potential membership in a protected category'". (more...)
The 'WhatsApp Plus' isn't the upgrade you want on your phone The 'WhatsApp Plus' isn't the upgrade you want on your phone
- April 05, 2018

A fake version of popular instant messaging application WhatsApp is floating across the internet. This particular app has the potential to gain access to users' personal information, according to a report by anti-malware software maker Malwarebytes Lab . (more...)
Facebook's major focus on upcoming India elections: Zuckerberg
- April 05, 2018

As per a table of compromised users, most of the personal information that may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica are from the USA - 70.8 million or 81 per cent. On Monday Facebook will release a tool with which users can check whether they were affected. Zuckerberg, the 33-year-old founder of Facebook , has also been invited to testify at hearings by the Senate's judiciary and commerce committees, but they have not released any word about his potential attendance. (more...)
Facebook scandal affected 87 million users
- April 05, 2018

Facebook, already under fire for how it handles profile data, confirmed to Bloomberg on Wednesday that it scans the text and images people send to one another on Messenger to make sure it follows the company's content rules. Facebook chief technology officer, Mike Schroepfer , revealed on 5 April that 311,127 Australian Facebook users may have had their information "improperly shared" with Cambridge Analytica, who has allegedly improperly accessed user information to build profiles on ... (more...)
Moto G6 series may launch soon, company schedules event for April 19 Moto G6 series may launch soon, company schedules event for April 19
- April 05, 2018

Motorola has scheduled a launch event on April 19 in Sao Paulo, Brazil in which the company is expected to announce the Moto G6 series of smartphones. As per the online listing, the Moto G6 Play will be priced at $200 (approx Rs 13,000). At the same event, Lenovo had also announced that the first batch of Moto devices would be released in April 2018. (more...)
Apple Hires Google's Former AI Head John Giannandrea
- April 05, 2018

Thousands of Google employees are demanding that the company pull out of a controversial AI project that would help the Pentagon identify video images and possibly improve the US military's use of drone strikes. We know that there are many open questions involved in the use of new technologies, so these conversations-with employees and outside experts-are hugely important and beneficial. (more...)
Spyro Reignited Trilogy screenshots have been leaked Spyro Reignited Trilogy screenshots have been leaked
- April 05, 2018

After all the rumours and false starts, it's nice to finally see Spyro Reignited Trilogy is mere months away. The description confirms that all three original Spyro games are included, remastered in HD. This is the same studio that developed Skylanders for Activision , and is also now working on Crash Bandicoot for the Nintendo Switch. The ever-present story that a remastered trilogy of Spyro the Dragon games is en route has been teased for some time now, ultimately becoming ... (more...)
Australians may have had their Facebook data 'improperly shared'
- April 05, 2018

Facebook first acknowledged last month that personal information about millions of users wrongly ended up in the hands of Cambridge Analytica. After revealing that the personal information of up to 87 million users may have been improperly shared with Cambridge Analytica, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg today revealed that all 2.2 billion users of the social media platform should assume that their public data has been compromised by third-party apps. (more...)
OnePlus 6 tipped to launch alongside Bullet wireless headphones OnePlus 6 tipped to launch alongside Bullet wireless headphones
- April 05, 2018

Yet, while you'll seemingly be able to use any old pair of headphones with the OnePlus 6, that apparently hasn't stopped OnePlus eying up a wireless future. In addition, the certification site also reveals that the reference qualified design of the headphones will be supported by Qualcomm Technologies. The OnePlus 6 has been confirmed to include a 3.5mm headphone jack, but it's also going to launch alongside wireless earbuds, according to a new report today. (more...)
Will focus on expanding Nokia portfolio, retail presence in India: HMD Global Will focus on expanding Nokia portfolio, retail presence in India: HMD Global
- April 05, 2018

It has 16MP back camera if it seems a bit of a disappointment over the other dual camera smartphones out there don't forget that Google Pixel with a single camera outperforms most of the dual cameras in the market, with f2.0 aperture. It is also splash and dust resistant. The phone is covered in 95% vacuum moulded Gorilla Glass and has a stainless steel frame at its core. The smartphone will be running a stock version of Google's Android mobile Operation System (OS), which will get regular ... (more...)
Former Google AI Head Moves to Apple Former Google AI Head Moves to Apple
- April 05, 2018

He's now in charge of Google's entire AI unit, which has been separated out from the search team, with a focus both on how AI will be implemented into products and long-term research. Now, Apple is gearing up for a fight with several high-profile AI hires. On the contrary , the company didn't even publish AI research until 2016, a common practice among AI researchers at Facebook and Google . (more...)
Virtu Financial LLC Sells 27615 Shares of Walmart Inc (WMT) Virtu Financial LLC Sells 27615 Shares of Walmart Inc (WMT)
- April 05, 2018

Volume is the number of shares or agreement traded in a security or a whole market during a given period. Walmart Inc . (NYSE: WMT ) has noticeable measure of stock volatility, for this average true range is an exponential moving average (14 trading days) of the True Ranges. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy J7 Duo to boast dual rear cameras and Bixby integration
- April 05, 2018

The handset maker recently expanded its Galaxy J-series of phones with the launch of Galaxy J7 Prime 2 , which comes as a successor to the Galaxy J7 Prime . Even more visible is the reduced size of the top and bottom bezels, a design change that we expect to see on the Note 9 as Samsung pushes the bezel-less technology to the next level. (more...)
Trump promises 'strong action' on immigration Trump promises 'strong action' on immigration
- April 05, 2018

Analysts say those measures, workable or not, signal a shift towards a much tougher enforcement on immigration by the Trump administration, as part of efforts to maintain the president's political base. Nielsen did not give details on the number of the troops to be deployed to the border or the cost of the operation. Trump has also demanded Mexico break up the caravan of hundreds of Central Americans traveling to the U.S . (more...)
Technical Secrets: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM) Technical Secrets: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM)
- April 05, 2018

Moving 0.79% from the previous session and touching $264.66 on a recent trade, shares of iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (ASX:IVV) have been on a number of investor watchlists of late. Blue Chip, Michigan-based fund reported 26,625 shares. If RVOL is less than 1 it is not In Play on this trading day and Investors may decide not to trade it. (more...)
Instagram Taken Off From Apple Watch
- April 05, 2018

For example, the app did not work on Wi-Fi or LTE despite Apple Watch gaining the ability to load apps without iPhone nearby, and Instagram never added any messaging features despite owner Facebook offering support for Messenger on Apple Watch. (more...)
'One of our pillars has fallen' ― Zuma pays tribute to Winnie Mandela 'One of our pillars has fallen' ― Zuma pays tribute to Winnie Mandela
- April 05, 2018

He said Madikizela-Mandela had been denied the opportunity to lead the ANC because the party was threatened by her gender, and its women's league was not courageous enough. "There are many who joined the Struggle because they saw her fighting with her husband in prison". Some of them would never be known. "We were taught in the MK to not leave your own behind, you carry him or her until you evade the enemy". (more...)