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Nokia 7 with glass back and powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 launched Nokia 7 with glass back and powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 launched
- October 21, 2017

Just like the flagship Nokia 8 it comes with Bothie, which let's you both the cameras simultaneously. With Bothie Camera feature, users will be able to use both, front and rear camera at the same time. Other Nokia 7 features include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, USB Type-C, a 3.5mm headset jack, NFC, and LTE Cat.6. The smartphone features the new octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 clocked at 1.8GHz. (more...)
Sketchy OnePlus 5T Renders Appear Again, Thin Bezels In Tow Sketchy OnePlus 5T Renders Appear Again, Thin Bezels In Tow
- October 21, 2017

The company released the OnePlus 5 with dual rear cameras after other Chinese brands like Huawei, OPPO, Vivo and Xiaomi launched their own smartphones with similar camera capabilities. As reported previously, the smartphone does not pack a physical home button on the front of the display. Well, as you can see, there's a reason behind this shuffling of fingerprint sensor's position. (more...)
Tag: Xiaomi Note 5 Tag: Xiaomi Note 5
- October 21, 2017

As a matter of fact, the first smartphone from Xiaomi to feature this new aspect ratio is the Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 . As expected, the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 will feature an 18:9 display on the front, much like other budget smartphones or other smartphones releasing these days. (more...)
ECU athletic director pens letter to Pirate Club members ECU athletic director pens letter to Pirate Club members
- October 21, 2017

The first game will be played on October 15, 2022, in Provo and the second will take place on October 19, 2024, at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium in Greenville, North Carolina. "ECU is a great matchup and it was an easy decision to schedule another series with them". "I am confident Coach Montgomery will build on the sturdy foundation already in place and will continue to strive to make Pirate Nation proud", Compher wrote. (more...)
Destiny 2's Trials of the Nine Events Delayed Until November Destiny 2's Trials of the Nine Events Delayed Until November
- October 21, 2017

A subsection of Destiny 2's microtransactions is its emotes, which are more often throwaway gestures you can make for players to either shade them or pat them on the back for a job well done. Please stay tuned for updates. This task was a little more hard with Jones saying, "especially for our players who'll consume our content faster than we can build it". (more...)
At least 46 attacks in Niger region where U.S. troops were killed At least 46 attacks in Niger region where U.S. troops were killed
- October 21, 2017

It is still unclear how many USA soldiers were part of the patrol, but the Pentagon has said it was between eight and twelve Americans. He was supporting a Green Beret unit on the mission. Dustin added: "I am sure it was emotional, it's a hard topic to talk about". We talked about his deployment. Two weeks ago, in a remote part of North Africa you probably never think about, in Niger , a dozen U.S. (more...)
Jio rolls out new 4G tariff plans: Here's everything that has changed
- October 21, 2017

This plan will also offer unlimited local, STD to all operators along with 70 SMSes both local and STD. Here are the full details of changes of Jio Plans and Details of new plans of Jio. When compared to company's Rs 399 plan , people are paying just Rs 60 to get a longer validity period and more data. Rs 149 plan: This plan is also revamped. (more...)
Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) Shares Bought by Sentry Investment Management LLC
- October 21, 2017

It has underperformed by 13.10% the S&P500. Finally, YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC lifted its stake in shares of Dollar Tree by 2.0% during the 2nd quarter. Intact Invest Mngmt accumulated 0.02% or 5,200 shares. On October 13, 2017 the stock rating was changed to "Hold" in a report from Loop Capital a cut from the previous "Buy" rating. (more...)
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (DRI) Stake Increased by Exane Derivatives
- October 21, 2017

Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on DRI . BMO Capital Markets restated a "market perform" rating and set a $85.00 price objective (down from $87.00) on shares of Darden Restaurants in a research report on Wednesday, September 27th. (more...)
Spotify's RISE program will try to find future music superstars
- October 21, 2017

RISE includes on platform, mobile, digital and social promotion in addition to special, mixed-media RISE playlists. Delta Airlines is even in on the action, and it will soon start showing RISE artists in spotlight shorts on the backs of airplane seats. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Expansion delayed
- October 21, 2017

Not only has the game received multiple story episodes but the title was host to an Assassin's Creed cross-over event that surprised players everywhere. The news have come through the official Twitter account of the game, which has also specified that they will also reveal the definitive release date as soon as they can confirm it. (more...)
Razer's new webcam and microphone are made for streamers Razer's new webcam and microphone are made for streamers
- October 21, 2017

While there is plenty of hardware to choose from when searching for webcams and microphones, a good portion of streamers often opt for Blue's frequently discounted Yeti microphone and Logitech's C900 series of webcams, with the C920 and C922 being among the most adopted webcams throughout livestreaming platforms. (more...)
Analysts See Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Rising 2% Analysts See Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) Rising 2%
- October 21, 2017

For the past 5 years, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc .'s EPS growth has been almost -23.7%. Money managers are always interested in a company that can find the right recipe of fundamental data because it reflects something important going on underneath the surface. (more...)
Taco Bell Tests New Kit Kat Quesadilla
- October 21, 2017

Soon, fans may start seeing a dessert-like Taco Bell quesadilla on menus nationwide. In fact, they were selling a Kit Kat Chocodilla in the United Kingdom around this time a year ago. At some locations, another variant of the unorthodox snack is being offered with Twix instead of Kit Kats. Taco Bell offers a similar chocolate quesadilla called the "Chocodilla" in several countries overseas. (more...)
Oppo F5 coming in three variants
- October 21, 2017

The promo video of the device, which has been leaked on Instagram, features Indonesian stars Chelsea Islan and Raline Shah. They are seen talking about their perception of beauty. Apart from these changes, all the remaining specifications are expected to be same. Oppo F5 is rumoured to come with a 6-inch bezel-less display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. (more...)
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP) Analysts See $1.12 EPS
- October 21, 2017

About 447,158 shares traded. BLUE was included in 4 notes of analysts from October 14, 2016. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Wasatch Advisors Inc.'s holdings in Check Point Software Technologies were worth $1,297,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. (more...)
Celebrating unsung heroes during Domestic Violence Awareness month Celebrating unsung heroes during Domestic Violence Awareness month
- October 21, 2017

The event's featured speaker, domestic violence survivor Penny Snyder, thinks the recent sexual harassment and abuse allegations surrounding Harvey Weinsten, Roger Ailes, and even President Trump, are pushing our society towards a place where more victims are willing to speak up. (more...)
'Do you really need an iPhone 8 with that price tag?' 'Do you really need an iPhone 8 with that price tag?'
- October 21, 2017

The minor improvements could be one of the reasons that users have chose to keep their iPhone 7. As the Apple launches its iPhone 8 in South Africa on Friday, the South African National Consumer Union is warning consumers to consider if they really need the phone before buying it. (more...)
Dolby Laboratories (NYSE:DLB) Trading Up - Insiders Are Selling
- October 21, 2017

It has underperformed by 2.35% the S&P500. Among 3 analysts covering Tier REIT ( NYSE:TIER ), 2 have Buy rating , 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 8% are positive. (NYSE:DLB) on Friday, July 14 with "Hold" rating . The rating was maintained by Dougherty with "Buy" on Wednesday, September 13. In other Dolby Laboratories news, major shareholder Dagmar Dolby sold 100,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Monday, July 31st. (more...)
MSI Cubi 3 Silent Series Mini PC MSI Cubi 3 Silent Series Mini PC
- October 21, 2017

Upgradability is at the centre of MSI's Cubi 3 Silent series, suiting the needs of both consumers and businesses alike. New on MSI mini PCs, the Cubi 3 Silent Series is assembled in an Aluminum case (1) and an Aluminum CPU heat sink (2) to keep it cool without using a fan. (more...)
Grab a Steam Link for Just 80p
- October 20, 2017

ICEY , which you'll have to buy if you don't want to pick the Steam Link up for its full price of £39.99, is a 2D side-scrolling action game that asks you to question its world. "Virtually every game" that you can play on your PC via Steam can be played on your home TVs using the Steam Link. There is one caveat, however, and that's the shipping cost as this is a physical product Valve needs to mail out to you. (more...)
Institutional Investors Positive on Holly Energy Partners LP (NYSE:HEP)
- October 20, 2017

Out of 5 Wall Street analysts rating J.M. Smucker, 0 give it "Buy", 1 "Sell" rating, while 4 recommend "Hold". Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equal Weight" rating in Wednesday, August 5 report. 306,600 are held by Mariner Inv Group Inc Ltd. Delta Asset Management Limited Liability Company Tn holds 900 shares. Global X Management Lc reported 450,196 shares or 0.61% of all its holdings. (more...)
Reliance Jio refreshes its 4G plans: Here's everything you need to know Reliance Jio refreshes its 4G plans: Here's everything you need to know
- October 20, 2017

For the post-paid users, there is another plan that costs Rs499 - although there are reports of some users getting discount of Rs100 if they talk to customer care - that gives the same benefit. 459 pack that provides the benefits of Rs. 399 pack , but at 15 percent higher price. Currently, the cheapest 4G prepaid plan is that of Rs 52 as opposed to Rs 19 earlier. (more...)
Scott Haze In Talks To Join The Cast Of Venom
- October 20, 2017

Zombieland's Ruben Fleischer is directing. Plot details of the movie have been kept top-secret at the moment. Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach, and Amy Pascal are producing Venom , which is set to open October 5, 2018. He can be seen in several films headed to theaters in the near future, with roles in the fireman drama Only the fearless and the Miles Teller-led Thank You For Your Service . (more...)
The dates for the next 3 Steam Sales have been leaked The dates for the next 3 Steam Sales have been leaked
- October 20, 2017

Even with the numerous and ever-increasing number of other PC digital game stores and their sales, the mention of Steam sales always seems to generate higher levels of excitement, even though they always seem to be accompanied by grumblings of previous sales being better. (more...)
Sharp Aquos R Compact with Android 8.0 Oreo announced Sharp Aquos R Compact with Android 8.0 Oreo announced
- October 20, 2017

Continuing its tradition of offering bezel-less phones, Sharp has now announced the Aquos R Compact . For extra security, there is also a front fingerprint sensor which is embedded in the device's physical home button right below the display. (more...)
Former head of Brazilian Olympics committee charged Former head of Brazilian Olympics committee charged
- October 20, 2017

Nuzman resigned as Brazilian Olympic Committee (BOC) chairman last week following his arrest. In order to prevent any destruction of evidence, the Prosecutor's Officer transferred him to a prison in Rio de Janeiro where it's said he will remain indefinitely. (more...)
Lotus lets you put licence plates on a race car… Lotus lets you put licence plates on a race car…
- October 20, 2017

Today Lotus added an even more hardcore Elise to the lineup to celebrate its upcoming 70th anniversary. Based largely on the Elise Race 250 race auto, the Elise Cup 260 will be limited to just 30 examples worldwide, with each priced at around AED290,000. (more...)
Now you can PayPal people in Facebook Messenger
- October 20, 2017

As well as sending money to a contact, you'll be able to request amounts from someone, including adding a message to explain what it's for - rent, perhaps, or a share of a bill. It's also worth noting that Messenger users in the USA have been able to pay one another inside the app since March 2015, requiring people to enter their debit card information as a method of payment. (more...)
Funeral to be held for 91-year-old home invasion victim Funeral to be held for 91-year-old home invasion victim
- October 20, 2017

Two robbers burst into Waldiman Thompson's home in Bedford-Stuyvesant on October 11 and tied him and his 100-year-old wife Ethlin up. The person was being questioned by police on Friday, but no further details were known, the spokesman said. (more...)