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PIAA postpones championships until next week PIAA postpones championships until next week
- March 21, 2018

The Class A girls semifinal between District 6's Juniata Valley and Bishop Carroll were still scheduled at Altoona High School. All championship games originally scheduled for Thursday will be played Monday , all Friday games will be Tuesday and all Saturday games will now be played Wednesday . (more...)
YouTube Reportedly Increasing Ads Before Music Videos to Encourage Paid Subscriptions YouTube Reportedly Increasing Ads Before Music Videos to Encourage Paid Subscriptions
- March 21, 2018

He said: "Once we do that, trust me, all that noise will be gone and articles people write about that noise will be gone". In a Tuesday blog post , YouTube group product manager Nick Rettke noted that typical costs for a half-minute ad can run $1,000 to $5,000, but YouTube is offering the Director services for free, albeit with one caveat. (more...)
Modern Warfare 2 Remastered Pre-Order Date Reportedly Leaked by Amazon Employee Modern Warfare 2 Remastered Pre-Order Date Reportedly Leaked by Amazon Employee
- March 21, 2018

Activision recently confirmed more remasters are on the way. Just several days ago, a retail listing appeared on Amazon Italy that potentially leaked the existence and release date for a possible Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Remastered , with the updated game supposedly launching next month for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One . (more...)
Stock Bulletin: Geron Corporation (GERN) Stock Bulletin: Geron Corporation (GERN)
- March 21, 2018

This number appears on a company's income statement and is an important measure of how profitable the company is over a period of time. However a year ago for the same quarter the company has reported $-0.05 EPS. This gauge is crucial in determining whether investors are moved toward the direction of buying more of the stock, or else doing the contradictory side and selling more of the stock. (more...)
Twitch streamer confirms he makes $500000 per month Twitch streamer confirms he makes $500000 per month
- March 21, 2018

It's taken " Fortnite Mobile" less than half a week to take over the iPhone charts not just in the U.S., but also in more than 40 countries that it has been released to. "I'm very goofy. I do impressions, and just insane shenanigans". He believes that the combination of game skill and entertainment "is really fun to watch". (more...)
HTC to launch standalone Vive Focus headset outside of China HTC to launch standalone Vive Focus headset outside of China
- March 21, 2018

The early market joiner fully intends to bring the standalone Vive Focus "to the global markets later this year" too, although it's still unclear what took the Taiwanese company so long to make that announcement . What's more, the developer's kit is being made available today so there should be plenty of content available to enjoy when the headset is made available to the public. (more...)
Overwatch Gets New Character And Other Patch Details Overwatch Gets New Character And Other Patch Details
- March 21, 2018

The ninth season of Overwatch competitive play is now in season, with 38 days to go. Whereas her father is more of a weapons designer Brigitte went the imposing armour and defensive route. She can heal nearby allies over time (as she deals damage) and knock back distant enemies, and she carries a shield that protects her and teammates located behind her. (more...)
OnePlus 6 may not be as cheap as you'd expect OnePlus 6 may not be as cheap as you'd expect
- March 21, 2018

Further to this release update, we are expecting to see a significantly affordable OnePlus 6 pricing. The OnePlus 5T , for example, is nearly identical to Oppo's R11S smartphone. A couple of other features are not likely to change from OnePlus 5T, specifically, the Optic AMOLED display and 1080p panel. And, the device is rumored to have Qi standard wireless charging, too. (more...)
Analyst's Buy rated Technology Stock: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)
- March 21, 2018

Much of this practice involves discovering the overall trend line of a stock's movement. Traders may be focusing on other technical indicators for stock assessment. However the indicator does not specify the price direction, rather it is used first and foremost to measure volatility caused by gaps and limit up or down moves. (more...)
Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Launches This May Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection Launches This May
- March 21, 2018

Using local wireless play, you will need four Nintendo Switch systems and eight controllers to start a tournament, which is ideal for a group gathering! Old school and very cool. There will also be support for online play for some of the titles, so if you're a fan of the Street Fighter franchise, this collection could be worth checking out. (more...)
Facebook's floundering response to scandal is part of the problem Facebook's floundering response to scandal is part of the problem
- March 21, 2018

If you haven't heard, Facebook is under fire for its role in how the political firm Cambridge Analytica harvested the personal profile data of more than 50 million users to design political ads and influence the 2016 election. Last night chief executive Alexander Nix was suspended by the company "pending a full investigation". "Users know that they are giving data away when they write on Facebook but what they don't necessarily understand is how that data, plus backend data and ... (more...)
GTA Online kicks off Southern San Andreas Super Sport Series GTA Online kicks off Southern San Andreas Super Sport Series
- March 21, 2018

The mode is a homage to Vice City's Hotring, mashed together with GTA Online's Cunning Stunts. Some new material you can look forward to in the coming weeks includes new vehicles, Racing and Adversary Modes. Before all that though you'll be busy with this week's Premium Race and Time Trial, which come in the shape of Threading the Needle and Down Chiliad , respectively. (more...)
Google dedicates doodle to Bismillah Khan on 102nd birth anniversary Google dedicates doodle to Bismillah Khan on 102nd birth anniversary
- March 21, 2018

Bismillah Khan was also the first Indian who was invited to perform at the prestigious Lincoln Center Hall in the USA. Though he started playing in public at the age of 14, Khan shot into the limelight at the All India Music Conference at Kolkata in 1937, according to Google's blog post . (more...)
Israel Lifts Censorship, Confirms 2007 Attack on Syrian Nuclear Reactor Israel Lifts Censorship, Confirms 2007 Attack on Syrian Nuclear Reactor
- March 21, 2018

The Israeli army said a total of eight F-16 and F-15 fighter jets bombed a Syrian nuclear facility in Deir Ezzor, 450km north of Damascus, in a four hour stealth operation overnight on September 5 to 6, 2007. The Trump administration has also been locked in nuclear brinkmanship with North Korea - which the United States has previously said it believed supplied the Al-Kubar reactor. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ go against Apple iPhone X in drop tests Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ go against Apple iPhone X in drop tests
- March 21, 2018

While insane cat videos don't make up a large portion of what we download, we still want that connection online to be as fast as it possibly can, and it's something newer 4G modems all aim to deliver. There aren't a lot of Android manufacturers these days making high-quality Android tablets, but Samsung is one of them. It's important to note that the more entries you have, the higher is your chance of winning one of these two jewels. (more...)
Hshare (HSR) soars 9.99% on March 19-20
- March 21, 2018

For 100 days OC is up 0.00% from $0.00 (non existent). According to Global Crypto Analysts, LeafCoin (LEAF) eyes $3.2978E-05 target on the road to $6.12708244538264E-05. The official website for Enjin Coin is www.enjin.com . Rise's official Twitter account is @RiseVisionTeam and its Facebook page is accessible here. It allows for anonymous transactions through the use of zero proof technology. (more...)
'Mastermind' in nomad girl's rape and murder surrenders 'Mastermind' in nomad girl's rape and murder surrenders
- March 21, 2018

A senior police officer said Ram has surrendered before the Crime Branch which is investigating the case. Several organisations, including the Bar Association and the Hindu Ekta Manch, had staged a sit-in in Kathua town on March 3 demanding a CBI inquiry into the case. (more...)
Financial Engines Advisors LLC Takes $326000 Position in Apple (AAPL) Financial Engines Advisors LLC Takes $326000 Position in Apple (AAPL)
- March 21, 2018

The stock increased 0.47% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $176.12. About 17.29 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). New York-based M&R Cap Mngmt has invested 3.38% in Apple Inc . Mizuho reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $175.00 price objective (up previously from $160.00) on shares of Apple in a research report on Friday, January 19th. (more...)
Windows 10 Redstone 4 Preview 17127 Released for Fast Ring Insiders Windows 10 Redstone 4 Preview 17127 Released for Fast Ring Insiders
- March 21, 2018

Microsoft in a blog post has confirmed that the build has no known issues as we are getting closer to the public release of Windows 10 Spring Creators Update . In addition several performance improvements have been deployed that should make Notebook load faster. We fixed the issue where the inbox apps would fail to load inside of Windows Mixed Reality . (more...)
WhatsApp Co-Founder Says WhatsApp Co-Founder Says "It Is Time" to Delete Facebook
- March 21, 2018

Cambridge Analytica is funded in large part by Robert Mercer, who donated money to President Trump's election campaign, and it helped the Trump campaign target pollical ads on Facebook , but the firm says it did not use any data gained in this incident on the campaign. (more...)
(Update) Lumines Remastered comes to Switch this spring (Update) Lumines Remastered comes to Switch this spring
- March 21, 2018

Chill out to some of the coolest songs you've ever heard in your life while you stack, match, and clear colorful blocks in explosions of light and color. The Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will have rumble support that will allow people to choose to feel the rhythm and blocks, blocks or not have any vibration at all. (more...)
Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead Iran plane crash: All 66 people on board feared dead
- March 21, 2018

Iran's Aseman Airlines confirmed that its ATR 72-500 plane has crashed in southern Isfahan. There were conflicting reports on the location of the crash site as emergency teams battled severe weather. Both Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and President Hassan Rouhani offered their condolences. No news yet on those who were on board the plane. (more...)
Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group Walmart (NYSE:WMT) Receives New Coverage from Analysts at Credit Suisse Group
- March 21, 2018

It has underperformed by 2.87% the S&P500. Jamie Zimmerman decreased its stake in Depomed Ord (DEPO) by 97.36% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Goelzer Management stated it has 94,089 shares. (NYSE: WMT ). San Francisco Sentry Inv (Ca) holds 0.11% of its portfolio in Walmart Inc . (NYSE: WMT ). (more...)
Pool Panic coming to Switch in 2018 Pool Panic coming to Switch in 2018
- March 21, 2018

Additionally, the game's Twitter account tweeted out an image of The Banner Saga 3 running on a Nintendo Switch console, showing that the game's development for the platform is going smoothly enough. This co-op exploration game will see you and a friend playing as "two unlikely travel companions" who need each other to solve the puzzles found throughout Pode's world. (more...)
Global Histology Equipments Market 2018- Thermo Fisher, BioGenex, Roche, Biocare Global Histology Equipments Market 2018- Thermo Fisher, BioGenex, Roche, Biocare
- March 21, 2018

This exhaustive study gives Vitamin C market concentration ratio and capability of Vitamin C business. With the slowdown in world economic growth, the Building material industry has also suffered a certain impact, but still maintained a relatively optimistic growth, the past four years, Building material market size to maintain the average annual growth rate of 1.54% from 288500 million $ in 2014 to 302000 million $ in 2017, Industry analysts believe that in the next few years, ... (more...)
4 militants killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight 4 militants killed in Indian-controlled Kashmir gunfight
- March 21, 2018

Defence spokesman, Colonel Rajesh Kalia, said troops launched a combing and search operation in forest area of Arampura-Halmatpura in border district of Kupwara today after a patrol party of army was sacked upon by militants in the area. "Additional reinforcements were called in to take on militants in the area", a police official said. Security forces killed four terrorists in the encounter. (more...)
ED files review with Delhi High Court against 2G verdict ED files review with Delhi High Court against 2G verdict
- March 21, 2018

The matter was mentioned in-chamber before Delhi HC acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal directed that it be listed before an appropriate bench. The Enforcement Directorate has filed a review petition with the Delhi High Court challenging the verdict of a special CBI Court in the multi-crore 2G scam which shook the conscience of the national nearly a decade back. (more...)
LLC Increases Position in United States Steel Co. (X)
- March 21, 2018

Ally Financial Inc who had been investing in Procter & Gamble Co/The for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $199.08B market cap company. Lpl Financial Lc holds 0.02% or 119,870 shares in its portfolio. On 11/2/2016 United States Steel announced a Quarterly dividend of $0.05 with an ex dividend date of 11/8/2016 which will be payable on 12/12/2016. (more...)
We need to talk, Brit Parliamentary committee tells Mark Zuckerberg
- March 21, 2018

People were seen carrying multiple plastic storage containers into and out of the building that houses Cambridge Analytica's London office, among other companies. "EPIC and many consumer privacy organizations worked hard to get that order in place". CA executives were featured on Britain's Channel 4 News last night boasting to an undercover reporter posing as a client that they had swayed elections, sent prostitutes to rivals' addresses, and all the other unsavoury things you'd expect ... (more...)
Saif Gaddafi may run for Libya's presidency to rescue country from turmoil Saif Gaddafi may run for Libya's presidency to rescue country from turmoil
- March 20, 2018

In the meantime, the lawyer representing Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi confirmed that his client will register his candidacy when the registration process officially opens. Saif al-Islam has not appeared publicly since he was released from prison in the mountainous town of Zintan in western Libya past year. "The manifesto of Saif Islam is ... (more...)