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Amazon's cheapest Kindle is getting added Audible support Amazon's cheapest Kindle is getting added Audible support
- October 30, 2017

Good news if you've got one of the basic Kindle ereaders , the cheapest $80 or £60 model - based on an updated listing for the product on Amazon's site, support for Audible audiobooks is going to be added in the "coming months" (though at the moment this only shows up on the U.S. (more...)
Google CEO Pichai weighs in on burger emoji debate Google CEO Pichai weighs in on burger emoji debate
- October 30, 2017

While Pichai quipped it was up to people to "agree on the correct way", Twitter users were busy coming up with burger puns instead in the comment thread. Thomas's tweet on Twitter has been retweeted more than three thousand times and has been liked more than 6 thousand times. The debatable topic also dragged celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay who also shared a "perfect burger tutorial", that ordered the cheeseburger at bun, tomato, patty, cheese, lettuce, and then bun. (more...)
Production Of iPhone X's 'Face ID' Components Are Now Stable Production Of iPhone X's 'Face ID' Components Are Now Stable
- October 30, 2017

The analyst is also under the impression that the upcoming iPhone family will feature the same wafer level optics for the TrueDepth system's dot projector, along with the same 4P lens for the infrared camera that is used on the iPhone X. This could give Apple more time to develop its 3D sensing technology better and maintain its lead against Android manufacturers. On the other hand, Kuo also says that some Chinese smartphone makers might launch under-display fingerprint technology in 2018; ... (more...)
The Ferrari FXX-K Evoluzione is real The Ferrari FXX-K Evoluzione is real
- October 30, 2017

If you thought the LaFerrari was bonkers, Ferrari's FXX-K was there to let you know that things only get more hardcore from there. It is set to compete at the 2018/2019 XX Programme and will join the rest of Ferrari's herd. Ferrari even installed more of it in the undertray which helps in faster acceleration and a 30-percent increase in dowforce. Ferrari says it spent a year running computational fluid dynamics simulations and wind tunnel tests to get the FXX-K Evo's downforce numbers on ... (more...)
More time given to airlines to shift flights to T2: DIAL More time given to airlines to shift flights to T2: DIAL
- October 30, 2017

The operations of T2 is expected to reduce the load of the existing two terminals - T1 and T2. Recently, budget passenger carrier GoAir had agreed to shift its entire operations from T1 to T2. According to the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), it continues to consult IndiGo and SpiceJet on the matter and has given these airlines time till January 2018 to shift some flights from T1 to T2. (more...)
ESPN releases updated top-5 rankings after Week 9 action ESPN releases updated top-5 rankings after Week 9 action
- October 30, 2017

OSU is one of four Big 12 programs to appear in the polls this week, as the Cowboys are joined by Oklahoma (No. 8/9), TCU (No. 10/12) and Iowa State (No. Clemson stands at No. 6, Auburn at No. 16 and LSU at No. 19. The Wolfpack fell from 14th to 20th after falling 35-14 to Notre Dame. Michigan State, which beat Michigan 14-10 in Ann Arbor, is unranked in this week's coaches' poll. (more...)
Gueye 'very close' to a new deal, says Everton's David Unsworth Gueye 'very close' to a new deal, says Everton's David Unsworth
- October 30, 2017

England global Keane, 24, was a notable absentee for Sunday's 2-0 loss at Leicester City in the Premier League. "How can you get players to exert themselves physically when you're out of shape?" He's waddling onto the coach, he doesn't look right. (more...)
Halloween event REVEALED, new Condemned mode, $400K money reward
- October 30, 2017

Those who also log in to " GTA Online " at any point through November 6 will also be able to get GTA$400,000 award that will be deposited in their Maze Bank between the said day up to November 13. This mode is a #Battle Royale style competition where the last player standing wins. Finally, all Transform Races will continue to serve double GTA$ and RP through October 30, while the new Condemned mode and the Smuggler's Sell Missions will do the same through November 6. (more...)
Israel delays move to expand Jerusalem Israel delays move to expand Jerusalem
- October 29, 2017

We have to take the time to clarify matters to the Americans. It was a signal that Netanyahu was under pressure not to move forward from the White House, which has been seeking ways to restart long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. (more...)
NEW POSTER: Akshay Kumar's Padman To Clash With Rajnikanth's 2.0 NEW POSTER: Akshay Kumar's Padman To Clash With Rajnikanth's 2.0
- October 29, 2017

The actor tweeted a poster of the movie and wrote: "Not all superheroes come with capes!" The film is scheduled to release on Republic Day in 2018, according to the poster. Akshay, who continues to appear in movies addressing social issues, Akshay is all set to tell us the story of Arunachalam Muruganantham , the man who invented low-priced sanitary pad making machine. (more...)
Facebook to disclose details about political advertisers Facebook to disclose details about political advertisers
- October 29, 2017

We don't - and have never - used your microphone for ads. Rob Goldman, Facebook's vice president for ads, said in a blog post that the company would launch a publicly searchable archive next year containing details about the advertisements it runs related to U.S. (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) Touching New 52-week High
- October 29, 2017

The stock increased 2.06% or $3.58 on October 27, reaching $177.33. CWM LLC now owns 748 shares of the software company's stock worth $106,000 after buying an additional 79 shares during the last quarter. Brandywine Trust Co owns 365,721 shares or 20.05% of their U.S. portfolio. University Of Notre Dame Du Lac decreased Post Hldgs Inc (POST) stake by 26.8% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (more...)
WhatsApp finally confirms message recall feature WhatsApp finally confirms message recall feature
- October 29, 2017

According to WABetaInfo , a website that tracks WhatsApp developments, the feature should be available to users globally from October 27. Let's say you haven't been up to date with the WhatsApp news and you don't know what can this feature give you and how, we're here to make it all clear. (more...)
The Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (TTWO) Rating Reiterated by Mizuho
- October 28, 2017

Take-Two Interactive Software has a 52-week low of $31.36 and a 52-week high of $46.78. It has outperformed by 64.53% the S&P500. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating, sixteen have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
El-Rufai, IGP ordered to pay Audu Maikori N40m over "improper" arrest
- October 28, 2017

The judge held that Maikori's arrest in Lagos was unlawful. The judge equally ordered the respondents (el-Rufai, Kaduna State's Attorney General, Police Commissioner in Kaduna and IGP) to pay N1, 430 to the applicant as the cost of instituting the suit. (more...)
HTC Teases U11 Plus Frontside With Minimal Bezel HTC Teases U11 Plus Frontside With Minimal Bezel
- October 28, 2017

We were unable to find any other appearances of the U11 Life on the T-Mobile site at this time, but we'll continually keep you updated. A report from early August suggested that the device would be offered by T-Mo in addition to being sold unlocked by HTC . (more...)
The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSM) Downgraded by HSBC
- October 28, 2017

Paloma Partners Management Co now owns 40,498 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $1,329,000 after purchasing an additional 866 shares during the period. Ltd. (ADR) (NYSE:TSM) earned "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, December 11. HSBC downgraded the shares of TSM in report on Thursday, October 13 to "Hold" rating. (more...)
Indian Oil Q2 profit rises 18%, misses analyst estimates
- October 28, 2017

Foreign brokerage Nomura was expecting the company to report a 18 per cent YoY drop in net profit at Rs 4,070 crore. ONGC got Dollars 51.22 for every barrel of crude oil it produced in the quarter, up 6.9 per cent over USD 47.92 per barrel realisation in September quarter of the last fiscal. (more...)
Bentley focuses on local growth, upbeat about sales in India Bentley focuses on local growth, upbeat about sales in India
- October 28, 2017

Pointing out that it was fitting for the princely city to Hyderabad to now house a facility of the preferred conveyance of the Queen of England, British Deputy High Commissioner Andrew Fleming said: "That Bentley have chosen to establish a showroom and state of the art maintenance facility here in the "City of Pearls" is representative of the wealth and prosperity that exists within this city". (more...)
New Mercedes-Benz A-Class New Mercedes-Benz A-Class "lit up" in spy video
- October 28, 2017

The M264 will come paired with Mercedes' excellent 9G-Tronic nine-speed automatic gearbox. Mercedes is rolling out a series of new features, and they're starting under the hood of the E-Class coupe and convertible . This small electric motor also allows the gas engine to shut off when coasting, and start up again almost instantly. Mercedes has said it will continue to trickle down the 48-volt system as it works to electrify most of its lineup. (more...)
Jury reaches verdict in case of accused triple-murderer Luis Toledo
- October 28, 2017

Toledo's sentencing is set for Wednesday. Toledo is charged in the deaths of his wife, Yessenia Suarez, and her two children. But even still picking a jury took longer than expected. He replied that they already had maps that were in evidence but that another map that was shown during the trial was not in evidence. Because he was convicted of killing the children on first-degree murder charges, he could face the death penalty. (more...)
PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) Shares Sold by Huntington National Bank
- October 28, 2017

Public Employees Retirement System of OH owned approximately 0.07% of PayPal Holdings worth $43,725,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. 3,033,232 shares of the company's stock traded hands. PYPL's latest closing price was 36.80% away from the average price of 200 days while it maintained a distance of 11.66% from the 50 Day Moving Average and 6.45% away compared to its SMA 20. (more...)
Boingo Wireless (NASDAQ:WIFI) Earns Media Sentiment Score of 0.21
- October 28, 2017

The Gross Margin score lands on a scale from 1 to 100 where a score of 1 would be considered positive, and a score of 100 would be seen as negative. Celestica had 27 analyst reports since October 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. It is positive, as 11 investors sold Boingo Wireless Inc shares while 28 reduced holdings. The MF Rank of Boingo Wireless, Inc. The Price Range of Boingo Wireless, Inc. (more...)
Berry Global Group INC (BERY) Holding Held by Osterweis Capital Management Inc
- October 28, 2017

Victory Mngmt stated it has 0.02% in Berry Global Group Inc (NYSE:BERY). It has outperformed by 30.98% the S&P500. If the published price targets set by W. On a similar note, analysts expect EPS of $0.81 in September 2017 quarter and $1 in December 2017 quarter, representing 1.25% and 5.26% growth, respectively. (more...)
Ford Fusion Cars Probed Over Steering Wheel Issue Ford Fusion Cars Probed Over Steering Wheel Issue
- October 28, 2017

That's what's happening with a number of Ford Fusion sedans right now. This problem was discovered at the auto model of Ford Fusion (Mondeo in Russia), which were issued in the period from 2014 to 2016. Both went to fix facilities, where the bolt was retightened. Two of the complaints say that the bolt attaching the steering wheel to the column had to be re-tightened at a fix shop. (more...)
Assassin's Creed Origins: How Many Memory Sequences and How Long to Beat Assassin's Creed Origins: How Many Memory Sequences and How Long to Beat
- October 28, 2017

Not only has the combat system been overhauled, placing a much greater emphasis on dynamic strikes and parrying, the game introduces new open areas to explore and some RPG elements like experience and levels. This doesn't include the more than 60 side quests. Target is selling Assassin's Creed Origins for PS4 and Xbox One for $59.99. You'll want all the best equipment in order to tackle the more hard quests in the game, that can task you with taking down elite enemies that are sometimes ... (more...)
Pixar Fest Coming to Disneyland in 2018
- October 27, 2017

Its location embraces the iconic Disneyland Monorail with a dedicated platform inside the hotel for direct transport into Disneyland park. "Further landscaping and walkways will link the new hotel with the resort" s four existing hotels, creating a new entrance to the park from the west. (more...)
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: "No Plans" For Single Player Campaign
- October 27, 2017

Those games explore the backstory of characters and locations while not explicitly putting it as a focus of a mode or campaign. Okay, sounds somewhat promising. We have no resources. We have no plans to add anything like this to the game. As of right now, however, Battlegrounds continues to be updated in response to player feedback. (more...)
Mazda Kai Concept: Here It Is Mazda Kai Concept: Here It Is
- October 27, 2017

Mazda revealed a concept auto designs at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show . It rides on Mazda's upcoming, second-generation Skyactiv architecture that's set to underpin all of the Japanese company's future cars, and yep, it's got the Skyactiv-X engine. (more...)
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Price And Release Date Announced Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Price And Release Date Announced
- October 27, 2017

They are also updated with latest gaming technologies specially the VR headsets. The GTX 1070 Ti should be available on retail/e-tail shelves on November 2nd and we will get a clear idea on how far these custom versions can be pushed, but for now, all graphics cards, no matter how beefier their VRM is or what kind of cooler is on, ship with reference clocks. (more...)