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Facebook officials head to Europe to respond to data scandal Facebook officials head to Europe to respond to data scandal
- April 07, 2018

She also sent a letter late Thursday to the European Union trying to explain the steps taken to protect data. A separate Facebook statement said the changes would help improve transparency and accountability of the network around political campaigns. (more...)
Facebook backs political ad bill, sets limits on 'issue ads' Facebook backs political ad bill, sets limits on 'issue ads'
- April 07, 2018

The company knows it is slow to pick-up foreign interference in the 2016 U.S. elections. However, Facebook says it does not listen to voice or video calls. And it's requiring verification for all pages that have large numbers of followers, making it "much harder for people to administer a Page using a fake account, which is strictly against our policies". (more...)
Final Fantasy 15 has four more episodes coming in 2019 Final Fantasy 15 has four more episodes coming in 2019
- April 07, 2018

In fact, practically every single aspect of Final Fantasy XV will see some sort of update or addition by the time 2020 comes around. It will be newly accompanied by raid bosses and battle challenges. Do note, however, that none of these are canon. Episode I: Ardyn - "The Conflict of the Sage" This story portrays the struggles of Ardyn. The resentment that has been brewing between he and Lucis for the past two centuries will be witnessed, and his clash with Astrals will be tackled. (more...)
Facebook's "unsend" message tool to go public
- April 07, 2018

Currently, users have no way of deleting sent messages from the recipients' inbox. A Facebook Messenger spokesperson tells me only possible option is an expiration timer users can set on messages. "We're starting this in the United States and expanding to the rest of the world in the coming months". The company told Bloomberg it doesn't use data from scanned messages for advertising. (more...)
The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX) Hits Record High
- April 07, 2018

The stock decreased 0.64% or $0.09 during the last trading session, reaching $13.89. About 1.13M shares traded. On Wednesday, November 15 Morgan Stanley maintained The TJX Companies , Inc. Therefore 76% are positive. Zions Bancorporation lifted its position in shares of TJX Companies by 185.9% during the 3rd quarter. Guggenheim maintained The TJX Companies , Inc. (more...)
NBC Grills Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg Over Slow Response to Privacy Breach
- April 07, 2018

Facebook Inc . officials will be traveling-or at least making phone calls-to Europe to respond to concerns that the data of as many as 2.7 million people in the European Union might have been shared with a consulting firm that worked on Donald Trump's USA presidential campaign. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) Receiving Somewhat Negative Media Coverage, Study Shows
- April 07, 2018

Its share price has decline -13.25% in three months and is up 2.14% for the last five trades. YTD calculations are commonly used by investors and analysts in the assessment of portfolio performance due to their simplicity. Shares of AMD moved downward with change of -14.15% to its 50-day Moving average. The valid range indicator is the greatest of the following: current high less the current low, the absolute value of the current topless the previous close and the total cost of the current ... (more...)
Think before you share! Facebook scans photos, links posted on messenger
- April 07, 2018

Moreover, Ezra Klein of Vox asked Zuckerberg, why does Facebook scan users' conversation? At the time, Zuckerberg said that Facebook can detect when people attempt to send inappropriate messages through Messenger . If you don't like the idea of Facebook reading your Messenger conversations, the only real solution is to stop using Messenger. Facebook said it changed its policies to prevent companies from doing doing the same in the future, and will make it easier for users to see which ... (more...)
Shares in Gentex (GNTX) Purchased by Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB
- April 07, 2018

The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, May 30 with "Sector Perform". As per Wednesday, January 18, the company rating was maintained by TD Securities. In the last 90 days, insiders have sold 974,354 shares of company stock worth $22,734,583. Matthews Joseph E IV sold $23,860 worth of stock. SCHWAB SUSAN C bought $19,837 worth of stock or 80 shares. (more...)
Intercontinental Exchange Inc (ICE) Vice Chairman Charles A. Vice Sells 50000 Shares
- April 07, 2018

Year to date performance for Intercontinental Exchange, Inc .is 2.79%. Shares of ICE stock traded up $0.14 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $72.53. (NYSE: ICE ) on Tuesday, February 20 to "Overweight" rating. (NYSE: ICE ). Beese Fulmer Inv Mngmt Incorporated has 71,947 shares for 1.09% of their portfolio. (more...)
Upcoming Twitter API changes will break third-party… Upcoming Twitter API changes will break third-party…
- April 07, 2018

And that's not even mentioning platforms like the Mac, where there is now no official Twitter app available . Essentially, Twitter has a new Account Activity API in beta form, set to replace its existing streaming connection for third party apps. (more...)
Adobe Systems (NASDAQ:ADBE) Shares Bought by BRITISH COLUMBIA INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT Corp
- April 06, 2018

The stock decreased 0.67% or $1.51 during the last trading session, reaching $223.54. This will give analytical advantage to a shorter-term trader since it pursues the price more intimately, and consequently produces less "lag" as comparison to the longer-term moving average. (more...)
Sam Fisher Crossover Teased For 'Ghost Recon Wildlands — Splinter Cell' Rumors Sam Fisher Crossover Teased For 'Ghost Recon Wildlands — Splinter Cell' Rumors
- April 06, 2018

Ghost Recon Wildlands will receive a new update that will apparently feature Tom Clancy's most stealthy bad ass. Langley - as in Langely, VA - has "sprung a leak"; in other words, there is a mole in the Central Intelligence Agency and they need Sam Fisher's help to fix it by flying to Bolivia. (more...)
Berry Global Group (BERY) is Newbrook Capital Advisors LP's 9th Largest Position
- April 06, 2018

It has outperformed by 2.41% the S&P500. Eagle Boston Investment Management Inc increased World Wrestling Entertain (WWE) stake by 6.86% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Three Peaks Mgmt Ltd invested in 198,595 shares or 1.74% of the stock. Commercial Bank Of New York Mellon holds 0.01% or 578,104 shares in its portfolio. (more...)
Far Cry 5 week 1 sales estimated to be 5 million copies Far Cry 5 week 1 sales estimated to be 5 million copies
- April 06, 2018

Now, a new report claims that the latest release from Ubisoft sold five million copies in its first week on the market. And who knows how many souls lost to Turkeys . According to data from The Jefferies Group, Far Cry 5 has sold almost five million copies in its first week of launch which is twice as much as what Far Cry 4 sold. (more...)
Facebook continues to restrict 3rd party app's access to users' data Facebook continues to restrict 3rd party app's access to users' data
- April 06, 2018

Particular kinds of information, such as users' political and religious views, will be off-limits for new apps. This made it easy to add Facebook Events to calendar, ticketing or other apps. Given the scale and sophistication of the activity we've seen, we believe most people on Facebook could have had their public profile scraped in this way. (more...)
Professional Advisory Services INC Holds Holding in Intel Professional Advisory Services INC Holds Holding in Intel
- April 06, 2018

Seabridge Investment Advisors Ltd Liability Com holds 0% of its portfolio in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ) for 100 shares. It has outperformed by 33.10% the S&P500. Steinberg Asset Mgmt holds 1.33% or 201,067 shares. Ohio-based Victory Management Inc has invested 0% in Trex Company, Inc. (NYSE:TREX). Aperio Limited Company has invested 0.01% in Trex Company, Inc. (more...)
Apple could drop Intel and start making its own chips for Macs Apple could drop Intel and start making its own chips for Macs
- April 06, 2018

In November Patently Apple posted a report about Apple working with TSMC on a touch phase of next-gen Micro-LED Displays. That 2017 report came soon after influential U.S. The decision would be a major blow to Intel, Apple's Mac chip supplier. According to Instagram , its Apple Watch app was built using the watchOS 1 SDK and since Apple obsoleted the software development kit over the weekend, it put an end to its app. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- April 06, 2018

The company has a quick ratio of 1.20, a current ratio of 1.24 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.74. It has underperformed by 32.49% the S&P500. Apple comprises about 4.3% of Gillespie Robinson & Grimm Inc.'s investment portfolio, making the stock its 2nd biggest holding. (more...)
Making Ads and Pages More Transparent | Facebook Newsroom
- April 06, 2018

Facebook is instituting more changes - including more stringent rules for issue ads - as steps to thwart election interference. Zuckerberg also said Wednesday that the company supports the Honest Ads Act - a bill introduced by Senators Mark Warner (D-Virginia), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minnesota) and John McCain (R-Arizona) - which would require digital platforms with at least 50 million monthly viewers to maintain publicly available copies of political ads purchased by groups spending more than ... (more...)
Revenue Growth Analysis of PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PYPL)
- April 06, 2018

Valuations and Returns for PayPal Holdings, Inc . ( PYPL ) were valued at $76.95 and moved 2.90%. 6,346,283 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 11,230,000. This gives investors an idea of how much the security has moved in the a year ago and whether it is trading near the top, middle or bottom of the range. (more...)
Legend of Kay Anniversary on Switch in May
- April 06, 2018

For those of you who don't know, Legend of Kay initially released on PS2 in 2005, and follows the story of the titular hero who is trying to save his island from evil gorillas and rats. There are 25 different levels in total for players to battle through, with there also being over 15 enemy types and unique boss battles. Various mini-games such as wild boar racing, dragon flying and wolf riding. (more...)
Ellie Mae Inc (NYSE:ELLI) on Focus After Report of More Shorts
- April 06, 2018

Shares of NYSE:ELLI opened at $94.45 on Wednesday. Grp Inc One Trading Limited Partnership invested in 2,405 shares. Xerox Corporation (XRX) has risen 1.54% since April 5, 2017 and is uptrending. Tci Wealth Advsrs reported 10 shares or 0% of all its holdings. The stock of Ellie Mae Inc (NYSE:ELLI) registered an increase of 2.28% in short interest. (more...)
You Need To Know About Analysts Ratings on: Roku, Inc. (ROKU)
- April 06, 2018

That showed an analysis of Perf Month as well as Perf Quarter by traders. Although it does not guarantee success and is not 100% accurate, it is still one of the two key methods of analyzing stock prices, along with fundamental analysis. This trend discloses recent direction. (2) A downtrend, or bearish trend, means the price is moving lower. The ROKU switched 86.03% away from its 52 week minimum and distanced -50.17% from its 52 week peak. (more...)
This Australian Journalist Is Trolling India After Shahid Afridi's Tweet This Australian Journalist Is Trolling India After Shahid Afridi's Tweet
- April 06, 2018

My PSL is the biggest and there will be a time that it leaves the IPL behind. I am enjoying the PSL, I don't have any need for the IPL. Interestingly, after six days of this get-together, Afridi urged the United Nations to intervene in the Kashmir issue. (more...)
Villanova Wins The 2018 NCAA Championship Villanova Wins The 2018 NCAA Championship
- April 06, 2018

And with good reason. Donte DiVincenzo finally broke through at 12:44. The whole thing was mostly kind of a joke until Monday night, when the sixth man on a Villanova team distinguished by its selflessness and share-the-ball mentality appropriately enough emerged as the most outstanding player of the Final Four with 31 points in the Wildcats' 79-62 victory over MI at the Alamodome. (more...)
Cambridge Analytica row: Using Facebook now 'creepy' for some
- April 06, 2018

Following the Bloomberg report that made waves, Facebook said that the publication had misunderstood Zuckerberg's statements and that Messenger does not in fact read text conversations. Another concern is how this message deletion function is not available to Facebook Messenger's 1.3 billion regular users. The U.K. regulator is in the midst of an investigation into the scandal, which saw data from Facebook users misused by political data firm Cambridge Analytica in the 2016 USA ... (more...)
NFL Star Julian Edelman Stops Possible School Shooter on Instagram NFL Star Julian Edelman Stops Possible School Shooter on Instagram
- April 06, 2018

Edelman alerted Shannen Moen, his Boston-based assistant, and asked her to scour through the hundreds of comments under his latest post at the time - a picture of him with fellow National Football League player Danny Amendola on March 25. Since the Parkland shooting in February, schools have faced numerous threats of violence. According to Platzer, police traced the message back to a 14-year-old boy in Port Huron. (more...)
Quadrant Private Wealth Management LLC Purchases New Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM) Quadrant Private Wealth Management LLC Purchases New Stake in QUALCOMM, Inc. (QCOM)
- April 06, 2018

Pentwater Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Monsanto Co for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $52.04 billion market cap company. 160 funds bought holdings and 346 increased holdings. Tru Invest Advsr, Indiana-based fund reported 5,195 shares. Associated Banc accumulated 0.04% or 11,218 shares. (more...)
Three-nation talks on Ethiopia dam fail to reach agreement Three-nation talks on Ethiopia dam fail to reach agreement
- April 06, 2018

The talks were attended by the foreign ministers, irrigation ministers and intelligence chiefs of the three countries. Ghandour, said that the climate is positive for reaching agreement between these countries. Egypt has expressed mounting alarm over the soon-to-be-completed upstream dam as it depends on the Nile for nearly all of its water needs. The Grand Renaissance Dam aims to produce 6,000 megawatts of hydro-electric power - the equivalent of six nuclear-powered plants. (more...)