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Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NasdaqGS:TTWO): Technical Valuation Breakdown Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NasdaqGS:TTWO): Technical Valuation Breakdown
- December 11, 2017

The company was maintained on Monday, December 5 by Deutsche Bank. The sales growth rate helps investors determine how strong the overall growth-orientation is for a stock or portfolio. ValuEngine lowered shares of Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ:TTWO) from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday, December 1st. (more...)
Brendan Greene apologies for freaky change to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds women character model Brendan Greene apologies for freaky change to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds women character model
- December 11, 2017

The team which developed and deployed PUBG on Xbox One console seems to have developed a surprisingly well controller layout which is evident from the buttons they have assigned for different actions. For example, pressing the X button while on Basic mode, which is the primary control scheme, will allow the player to interact with objects, while holding it down will reload the player's weapon. (more...)
Buy or Sell? What Analysts Recommends: ConocoPhillips (COP), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)
- December 11, 2017

It has outperformed by 76.04% the S&P500. Amy Hood, an officer at ( MSFT ), sold 36000 shares to bring his total ownership in the stock to 466,763 shares. In the last quarter, insiders sold 45,000 shares of company stock worth $3,759,420. Jpmorgan Chase & invested 0% in Oclaro, Inc. Kentucky Retirement Systems Fund accumulated 211,441 shares. (more...)
Google Home Max Now Available at Best Buy for $399 Google Home Max Now Available at Best Buy for $399
- December 11, 2017

Both let you add it to your cart and check out, with Best Buy offering free delivery by Monday December 18 or pick up in store around Wednesday 20 depending on your nearest store. Smart Sound can automatically adjust for where you place Max in a room. It comes with a USB type-C port and microphone switch, and connects to devices via a 3.5 mm headphone jack, Chromecast, or Bluetooth. (more...)
Next Generation of AMD's Ryzen Chips are set to Launch In February
- December 11, 2017

We knew that the successor to the current Summit Ridge processors would launch in Q1 2018, but new leaks show the first next-gen Ryzen 7 chips shipping as soon as February 1, while Ryzen 5 and 3 are set to launch in March. 300 series motherboards are compatible with 2000 series Ryzen chips but there will be new extra features that will benefit the 400 series mobos. These 2nd generation Ryzen chips fall into the "Pinnacle Ridge" family and continue to use the same AM4 socket, maintaining ... (more...)
Apple demos its latest self-driving tech, reports MIT Technology Review Apple demos its latest self-driving tech, reports MIT Technology Review
- December 11, 2017

The Wired report further noted that "The AI talent shortage was a primary reason for Apple's event Friday, which attracted people from top universities such as MIT and Stanford, and companies including Alphabet and Facebook". Guestrin reassured researchers that working at Apple didn't not mean you couldn't publish research. He did, however, talk about a new tool called Turi Create that Apple is open sourcing to help make machine learning easier. (more...)
These Android Wear Smartwatches Will Get Android Oreo These Android Wear Smartwatches Will Get Android Oreo
- December 11, 2017

Honor 7X , the phone that was recently introduced in China and will go worldwide very soon, will also receive the update. You can find the list of all the smartwatches running on Android Oreo ... A mostly technical upgrade, there are a handful of convenient new features . As per the company, the update could take up to one week to be available. (more...)
Acer's first Windows Mixed Reality headset launched in India Acer's first Windows Mixed Reality headset launched in India
- December 11, 2017

Its 2880 x 1440 resolution lets you enjoy an incredibly interactive and immersive VR experience. Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, at an event last month, said that Mixed Reality is one of the three path-breaking technologies that are expected to shape the world in the coming years. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy A8+ Features Leaked; Model Might Get Rolled Out Next Week Samsung Galaxy A8+ Features Leaked; Model Might Get Rolled Out Next Week
- December 11, 2017

We've also learned that both the Galaxy A8 (2018) and Galaxy A8+ (2018) will be available in single and dual-SIM variants, and will feature audio jack ports besides the usual Type-C. The speaker will be placed on the right edge, sitting above the power button. At the front is a 16MP+8MP camera setup, the 8MP camera will allow for live focus portrait shots similar to the Galaxy Note8. (more...)
WhatsApp to Launch Private Reply in Group Chat, PIP Mode & More Features WhatsApp to Launch Private Reply in Group Chat, PIP Mode & More Features
- December 11, 2017

As per WABetaInfo , the change log in the App Store mentions about the PIP mode and new feature for YouTube video, it still hasn't been activated but the locking of the keypad while recording your the is available. To activate the feature, users need to just shake the device and it will open the Contact Us section of WhatsApp . With the latest WhatsApp update, you can unblock a person by just tapping on the contact. (more...)
Google Maps to offer real-time notifications on transit mode soon Google Maps to offer real-time notifications on transit mode soon
- December 11, 2017

To activate this, a user can search for directions to the desired location on Google Maps , like it is usually done. Furthermore, Google Maps will reportedly remind users of their final destination, and flash an update on when to get off the bus or train when his/her destination is approaching. (more...)
Apple iPhones in 2018 to have longer battery life Apple iPhones in 2018 to have longer battery life
- December 11, 2017

Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities has predicted in the company's investor note, that Apple will increase the battery capacity in the coming iPhone lineup. KGI analyst told that there will be three iPhone models of variable sizes. As per the report from Nikkei, the 6.1inch sized iPhone will revert to a metallic back similar to iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, ditching the use of glass body in the device. (more...)
The Last of Us 2 is About 60 Percent Complete The Last of Us 2 is About 60 Percent Complete
- December 11, 2017

That said, Naughty Dog still shared some small new info on The Last of Us 2 . Alexander was last seen in the OA, while Bailey is a video game veteran who also plays Nadine Ross in Uncharted 4 and The Lost Legacy. One year later, we now know a bit more about the upcoming survival horror title. Fans of the first game might not like the sequel, Druckmann said. (more...)
Street Fighter V Season Three Announced, Includes Sakura And More Street Fighter V Season Three Announced, Includes Sakura And More
- December 11, 2017

In addition, a separate Sakura trailer also debuted, featuring her alternate outfits and fighting style that will be introduced to the game's add-on when it arrives on January 16. Fans watching live at the Capcom Cup finals cheered in excitement at the sudden reveal of multiple favorites returning to the Street Fighter 5 cast, including Blanka, Sagat and Cody. (more...)
Seahawks Quinton Jefferson Tries to Fight Fan in Stands Seahawks Quinton Jefferson Tries to Fight Fan in Stands
- December 11, 2017

In an attempt to force a bad snap Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett rolled into the leg of Jaguars center Brandon Linder . Jacksonville Jaguars defensive back Jalen Ramsey (ankle, questionable) is expected to play in Week 14 against the Seattle Seahawks . (more...)
Apple is reportedly buying Shazam for $400m
- December 11, 2017

Apple's digital assistant, Siri, is already integrated with Shazam as users can ask: "Hey Siri, what's that song?', however the standalone Shazam app can do more". But the company has had to adapt to the rise of streaming services - including Apple's own Apple Music. That valuation may come as a blow to some Shazam investors, who include Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim and venture capital firms Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Institutional Venture Partners and DN Capital. (more...)
Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Increases Holding in Electronic Arts INC (EA)
- December 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 29.75% the S&P500. Cubist Systematic Strategies Llc, which manages about $1.56B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Momo Inc by 106,270 shares to 4,600 shares, valued at $170,000 in 2017Q2, according to the filing. (more...)
Weather warning for snow and ice in force for Cumbria Weather warning for snow and ice in force for Cumbria
- December 10, 2017

GETTY / REUTERS / @UKsnow_updates Where will it snow? The snowfall could cause road, rail and air disruption and forecasters warned there is potential for vehicles to become stranded or public transport cancelled. Severe weather warnings have been issued in several regions as more snow and temperatures as low as -12C are set to hit the United Kingdom this weekend. (more...)
The McLaren Senna is a 789bhp track-focussed McLaren Ultimate Series The McLaren Senna is a 789bhp track-focussed McLaren Ultimate Series
- December 10, 2017

Senna drove for McLaren between 1988 to 1993 and won three Drivers' titles with the British marque before moving to Williams where, in only his third race for the team, he was involved in a fatal crash. The rest is all drama with transparent door panels, hydraulically activated rear carbon fibre wing, and plenty of contrasting exposed carbon fibre panels. (more...)
Teilinger Capital LTD Boosted Its Ppl Corp (PPL) Holding by $4.39 Million
- December 10, 2017

Kentucky Retirement System reported 0.13% in PPL Corporation (NYSE:PPL). Analysts await ETFS-E Fund MSCI China A GO ETF (NASDAQ:CASH) to report earnings on January, 29. Paloma Prns Management Com invested in 0.02% or 43,645 shares. Canada Pension Plan Investment Board now owns 1,702,384 shares of the utilities provider's stock worth $64,605,000 after buying an additional 1,546,706 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
LG G7 Reportedly Expected to Arrive With Advanced IRIS Scanner LG G7 Reportedly Expected to Arrive With Advanced IRIS Scanner
- December 10, 2017

These reports taken from a patent application states that in addition to being used for unlocking the device, the iris scanner fitted on the LG G7 could come with some additional functionalities as well. It is expected that the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+ will carry Snapdragon 845 processor, which will have improved features with reduced heat consumption. (more...)
Steam No Longer Accepting Bitcoin for Payments Steam No Longer Accepting Bitcoin for Payments
- December 10, 2017

This was apparently due to the volatility of Bitcoin, as well as the high fees that it incurs. PC gaming giant Valve has announced that Bitcoin will no longer be accepted as a form of payment on its Steam service. The amount it can change has been increasing recently to a point where it can be significantly different. The currency's value has skyrocketed since the beginning of the year, but it's also become much more volatile. (more...)
Washington Post reporter apologizes for 'bad tweet' after Trump calls him out Washington Post reporter apologizes for 'bad tweet' after Trump calls him out
- December 10, 2017

However, the photo was from before the start of the rally and other pictures showed a full crowd at the event. - Rosie Gray (@RosieGray)The fact is @ daveweigel has more integrity than the entire White House staff put together and all Trump's lackeys know it, too. (more...)
Avid Technology, Inc. (AVID) Director Robert M. Bakish Purchases 20000 Shares
- December 10, 2017

The California-based San Francisco Sentry Invest (Ca) has invested 0% in Avid Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:AVID). Nomura Hldgs Inc has 0% invested in Avid Technology, Inc . It has underperformed by 21.76% the S&P500. Avid Technology, Inc . develops, markets, sells, and supports software and hardware for digital media content production, management, and distribution worldwide. (more...)
Bayonetta 3 In Development Exclusively For Nintendo Switch
- December 10, 2017

This will be the second Bayonetta game to be a Nintendo exclusive. The trailer also shows a purple figure hurling projectiles at Bayonetta . As the two battle it out, she suddenly vanishes leaving her weapons on the ground. From the massively successful Switch, to new installments in virtually all of its hallmark series, to hot commodities like the SNES Classic, Nintendo has sent gaming fans a clear message: they are not fading anytime soon. (more...)
Shadow of the Colossus PS4 Pro Enhancements Revealed, Comparison Drops Shadow of the Colossus PS4 Pro Enhancements Revealed, Comparison Drops
- December 10, 2017

In addition to showcasing the new PS4 Pro graphic modes, the company has also released a new trailer showcasing the impressive visual enhancements compared with the original PS2 version and the PS3 remaster. Though we have repeatedly confirmed that Shadow of the Colossus on PS4 is a full, ground up remake of the all-time classic, it is a fact that is harder to communicate via text or stills. (more...)
Global 3D Sensors Sales Market- 2017 : Infineon Technologies, Microchip Technology, Omnivision Technologies Global 3D Sensors Sales Market- 2017 : Infineon Technologies, Microchip Technology, Omnivision Technologies
- December 09, 2017

Furthermore, the Wheel Speed Sensor report involves company profile details of top industry leaders. Geographically, Semiconductor Type Gas Sensor market report is segmented into several key Regions , with production, consumption, revenue, market share, and growth rate in these regions, from 2012 to 2022. (more...)
Monster Hunter World Will Have A Crossover Content With Mega Man Monster Hunter World Will Have A Crossover Content With Mega Man
- December 09, 2017

To further celebrate the Blue Bomber's 30th anniversary, various tunes from his games will also be included in Monster Hunter: World , heard when players use certain weapons in the game. Thanks to an image that's been circulating online, we have learned that Monster Hunter World on the PlayStation 4 Pro will come with three different settings - Prioritize Resolution, Prioritize Framerate and Prioritize Graphics. (more...)
Dylan Farrow: 'Why has the #MeToo revolution spared Woody Allen?' Dylan Farrow: 'Why has the #MeToo revolution spared Woody Allen?'
- December 09, 2017

As names were revealed, high-profile men in Hollywood and other industries resigned, were fired or experienced other fallout. So what about Woody Allen? In 2014, she penned an open letter in the New York Times describing the abuse and lifetime of gaslighting and judgment she and her mother, Mia Farrow, have faced. (more...)
Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (SRC) stock moves -2.90% - Monthly Low Performance
- December 09, 2017

Tci Wealth, Arizona-based fund reported 571 shares. Investors are definitely paying attention to what analysts over at Wall Street are now thinking about the shares of Cloudera, Inc. About 697,372 shares traded. Hg Vora Cap Ltd invested 15.52% of its portfolio in Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE:SRC) has a market cap of $3.82 billion and over the last 12 months, SRC has declined by -23.23%. (more...)