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Nvidia Ends Driver Support For Devices Running 32-Bit Operating Systems Nvidia Ends Driver Support For Devices Running 32-Bit Operating Systems
- December 22, 2017

Hardware vendors have mostly stopped producing 32-bit CPU architectures and most of today's CPUs are multi-core chipsets. NVIDIA announced yesterday the end of driver support for all 32-bit operating systems and for any GPU architecture. (more...)
Apple slows down older iPhones, faces lawsuit
- December 22, 2017

Apple has just admitted that it intentionally slows down aging iPhones , but there's a non-sinister reason for that. People anxious about performance could replace batteries, which Apple does for free for iPhones covered by warranty or for $79 if that is not the case. (more...)
Chinese customers report iPhone X facial recognition glitch
- December 22, 2017

Apparently, the OnePlus 6 will have a camera hardware setup similar to the iPhone X , complete with a 3D camera module that will use infrared light to measure depth. There are now rumours that OnePlus may include the Face ID technology which made its debut on the iPhone X recently on the OnePlus 6. The OnePlus 6 shouldn't hit stores until next summer, which means there's plenty of time to see more rumors about the next "Never Settle" phone. (more...)
Bridge Crew Open To Non-VR Players Bridge Crew Open To Non-VR Players
- December 22, 2017

We've asked Ubisoft if an Xbox One release is now planned, given the news. Multiplayer just got that much more interactive. VR and non-VR players can form a crew together. In response to fan requests, Red Storm Entertainment and Ubisoft have announced that the game will now be playable on both PS4 and PC without a VR headset. (more...)
BB&T Securities LLC Has $1.99 Million Position in IDEX Co. (IEX)
- December 22, 2017

Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (NYSE:DB) has risen 27.06% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 0.96% the S&P500. The fund owned 71,931 shares of the industrial products company's stock after selling 885 shares during the quarter. (more...)
Navios Maritime Midstream Partners LP (NAP) Analysts See $0.22 EPS
- December 22, 2017

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. has a consensus hold rating from 5 Wall Street analysts, and the number of shares now sold short amount to at least 4.21% of shares outstanding. The average daily volatility for the week was at 5.05%, which was -0.28 lower than that in the past month. Stock's minimum price target estimates has been figured out at $3 while the maximum price target forecast is established at $4. (more...)
Rangers defense salvaged by Henrik Lundqvist in shootout loss to Devils Rangers defense salvaged by Henrik Lundqvist in shootout loss to Devils
- December 22, 2017

The teams play next on April 3 at The Rock. The satisfaction came from giving the New Jersey Devils a big win in a rivalry game that had a playoff atmosphere. At the other end of the rink, Schneider finished with 25 saves, including game-saving one-on-one stops on New York's Michael Grabner in the final minute of regulation, and Mika Zibanejad and Grabner early in overtime. (more...)
OxFORD Asset Management LLP Takes Position in BroadSoft, Inc. (BSFT)
- December 22, 2017

About 37,515 shares traded. Analysts at Cleveland Research initiated coverage on shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) in a note issued to investors on Thursday, June 22nd, MarketBeat reports. On Friday, August 4 Morfit G Mason sold $507.89 million worth of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) or 7.00M shares. They expect $0.86 EPS, up 3.61 % or $0.03 from last year's $0.83 per share. (more...)
Amazon Prime Video for Android TV spotted on Google Play Amazon Prime Video for Android TV spotted on Google Play
- December 22, 2017

Bear in mind that when the new year comes around, Google will release a security update for Android. The best thing about owning an Android smartphone is receiving access to thousands of premium apps. This means good news for both companies: a wider audience for Amazon and more choices for Android TV device owners. The voice command will work even if a device's screen is locked. (more...)
New 'Zelda' Game in Development, Producer Confirms New 'Zelda' Game in Development, Producer Confirms
- December 22, 2017

According to Aonuma, work on Breath of the Wild has been completed following the release of the Champion's Ballad expansion, and there will be more additional content for the game. A new " Zelda " title coming out soon can only benefit Nintendo, especially since " The Legend of Zelda : Breath of the Wild " is still the company's best selling game on the Nintendo Switch, as Gamespot points out. (more...)
Instagram Update Brings Option to Share Live Videos in Direct Messages Instagram Update Brings Option to Share Live Videos in Direct Messages
- December 22, 2017

It's kind of like performing a song on their front lawn and throwing rocks at their window to get them to notice. As expected, the video can only be viewed while you are still live, and if your live video is over, they will only see a messaging saying that the video has ended. (more...)
General Motors (GM) Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.38
- December 22, 2017

About 7,132 shares traded. Salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) has risen 7.78% since December 21, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 8.78% the S&P500. Ward Ferry Management Ltd bought 66,800 shares as the company's stock rose 11.20% with the market. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 57,091 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,459,480.28. (more...)
Multiplayer for Killzone 2 and 3 to be shut down in March Multiplayer for Killzone 2 and 3 to be shut down in March
- December 22, 2017

Gamers may remember the E3 2005 Killzone 2 trailer, which amazed fans with what the PlayStation 3 was capable of accomplishing. It's worth noting that both games have achievements tied to the multiplayer game modes. It's hardly surprising that games this old, and for a console from a previous generation, would have the lights shut off. For Killzone 2 , that marks nearly exactly 9 years of support while Killzone 3 was kept online for a still-impressive 7 years. (more...)
Saraki Says $1bn Insurgency Fund Won't Be Disbursed Until Due Process Followed Saraki Says $1bn Insurgency Fund Won't Be Disbursed Until Due Process Followed
- December 22, 2017

Senators yesterday protested the failure of the upper chamber to debate the controversy surrounding the approval of $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) for the fight against insurgency in the Northeast and other national security challenges. (more...)
Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it) Apple will put an EKG reader on Apple Watch (I doubt it)
- December 22, 2017

The mechanism of the new feature is actually very simple. Unlike the heart rate monitor in the current Apple Watch, EKG is used by the medical industry and found inside chest-based heart rate monitor straps. Should Apple really push through with its EKG heart monitor for the Apple Watch though, the new accessory would be deemed unnecessary. In September, the company announced it partnered with Stanford University for a program called the Apple Heart study . (more...)
Samsung to Supply 180-200 Million OLED Displays to Apple in 2018
- December 22, 2017

While the figure above is a lot of money, Samsung knows this deal won't last forever. Apple reportedly placed an order of about 50 million OLED panels from Samsung Display for the iPhone X . The 90 percent yield rate is expected to help Samsung Display churn out around 224 million 6-inch panels in a year, the report added. For example, if Samsung produces 100 displays and only 60 of those displays work as intended, the yield rate is 60%. (more...)
DR Horton, Inc. (DHI)'s Trend Up, Especially After Forming a Double Top
- December 22, 2017

It has underperformed by 1.14% the S&P500. Noam Gottesman decreased its stake in Praxair Inc (PX) by 52.89% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Buy" rating by Keefe Bruyette & Woods given on Monday, June 5. The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Friday, November 10 by Barclays Capital. (more...)
EOG Resources Inc (EOG) Shares Sold by Cedar Hill Associates LLC
- December 22, 2017

About 2.24M shares traded. (NYSE: EOG ) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: "EOG Resources Announces Key Officer Promotions" on December 14, 2017. Citadel Llc accumulated 2.06M shares. Rodgers Brothers has 1.36% invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE). Cohen & Steers holds 153,179 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. (more...)
Everything leaked about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J2 2018 Everything leaked about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy J2 2018
- December 22, 2017

The smartphone will also feature 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot and dual-SIM slots. Whereas the back camera is a 8MP sensor. As such, Samsung is likely spending extra time trying to make sure the Galaxy X and its rumoured flexible display are up to scratch before it's released into an arena of demanding smartphone fans. (more...)
'Nintendo Power' is back as a podcast 'Nintendo Power' is back as a podcast
- December 22, 2017

Now, Nintendo Power is returning as a podcast, courtesy of Chris Slate , the former editor-in-chief of the magazine. Nintendo of America published the first issue of Nintendo Power magazine in the summer of 1988. Are you excited to see Nintendo Power make a comeback as a podcast? You can listen to the podcast on Soundcloud (we've embedded it below!), or you can go for the iTunes version if that's more convenient for you. (more...)
Atlanta's Airport Has Power Again, but Many Passengers Are Stranded Atlanta's Airport Has Power Again, but Many Passengers Are Stranded
- December 21, 2017

But the airline, which scrapped about 1,000 of its planned Sunday flights, still canceled about 300 flights to give its Atlanta "operation an opportunity to more quickly return to normal". Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed later thanked Chick-fil-A for its assistance, confirming that 2,000 meals had already been handed out to hungry travelers as of 11:30 p.m. (more...)
Science victory - Civilization 6 is now on iPad! Science victory - Civilization 6 is now on iPad!
- December 21, 2017

One of the PC's best strategy game series is now available for iPad. The original game, for example, was released for around 9 platforms originally, finding itself ported to many years later due to its importance in strategy game history. It does pack hefty specification requirements, however, needing iOS 11 on an iPad Air 2 or iPad Pro model to run it. Of course, with this being a Civilization game, "one more turn" is pretty much its tagline, so you have been warned. (more...)
Evaluating today's stock market for: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Evaluating today's stock market for: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
- December 21, 2017

They are one of the leading companies in the Semiconductor - Broad Line in USA. The stock is now moving above its 20-Day Simple Moving Average of 3.7% with a 50-Day Simple Moving Average of -5.75 percent. Values above 70 are signs of a strong trend for either component, while values that are less than 30 show that primary trend is weakening and opposing trend is picking up. (more...)
Toys'R'Us UK Faces Job Losses and Pension Fund Troubles Toys'R'Us UK Faces Job Losses and Pension Fund Troubles
- December 21, 2017

The PPF is demanding that Toys R Us makes a £9million upfront payment for its defined salary staff pension scheme, which is in shortfall. Toys R Us could be on the brink of collapse, with all 3,200 staff in the United Kingdom at risk of redundancy, because of a problem with its pension fund. (more...)
Terriers star offers to buy 2600 fans a beer Terriers star offers to buy 2600 fans a beer
- December 21, 2017

Huddersfield fans face a near 500-mile round trip to the south coast at the weekend. Having arrived from Copenhagen in the summer, Mathias Jorgensen has obviously taken a shine to life at Huddersfield and, as such, is keen to give a little back this Christmas. (more...)
2G a case of judicial overreach, says Congress 2G a case of judicial overreach, says Congress
- December 21, 2017

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK): The judgement is likely to give a big boost to the Dravidian party that was under attack from the AIADMK and other political adversaries for the alleged involvement of Kanimozhi, daughter of party chief Karunanidhi, and A Raja, the Dalit face of the party who was the then Union telecom minister, in the alleged scam. (more...)
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) EPS Estimated At $5.10
- December 21, 2017

About 104,993 shares traded. (NYSE:GS) news were published by: Bloomberg.com which released: "Goldman Says "Stellar" Demand May Fast-Forward OPEC's Exit" on December 20, 2017, also Bloomberg.com with their article: "Goldman Sachs Plans to Clear Bitcoin Futures When They Go Live" published on December 07, 2017, Bloomberg.com published: "Goldman Sachs Plans MiFID Venue for Bonds, ETFs, Derivatives" on December 12, 2017. (more...)
Stock to Keep Your Eyes on: Sirius XM Holdings I (SIRI)
- December 21, 2017

In the most recent quarter, institutional ownership decreased by a net of 35.16 million shares, or 3.77%.This is a bearish sign and indicates that institutions are feeling more pessimistic about the outlook for SIRI overall.188 holders increased their positions, 203 decreased their positions, and 148 holders held their positions. (more...)
'Court didn't give credence to documentary evidence in 2G case' 'Court didn't give credence to documentary evidence in 2G case'
- December 21, 2017

The special CBI court dealing with the 2G spectrum case did not pay much attention to the documentary evidence presented before it but relied more on the oral evidence of the accused, sources said. The directors of Kusegaon Fruits and Vegetables Pvt Ltd Asif Balwa and Rajiv Agarwal, Kalaignar TV director Sharad Kumar and Bollywood producer Karim Morani have also been acquitted in the case. (more...)
Facebook slams ProPublica over accusations of age discrimination in job ads Facebook slams ProPublica over accusations of age discrimination in job ads
- December 21, 2017

In reference to third-party recruitment ads, Facebook highlights the checks and measures it's built into the platform to not only educate advertisers about having to comply with US regulatory requirements in regards to job ads, but also to highlight why a person is shown a particular ad. (more...)