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Polaroid Originals Launch New Analogue Instant Camera Polaroid Originals Launch New Analogue Instant Camera
- September 14, 2017

It's the 90s all over again. Impossible Project bought Polaroid's last factory in The Netherlands in a fire sale and saved it from shutdown, and restarted production. That instant film comes in black and white , colour, and "special editions" yet to be unveiled. Polaroid says the "i" stands for incredible. ( Film for the OneStep 2 is $16.) Impossible's film isn't as predictable as what Polaroid once made, and develops more slowly, so I hope the company continues to improve it. (more...)
Singapore's Temasek mulls investing in Magic Leap Singapore's Temasek mulls investing in Magic Leap
- September 14, 2017

The raise would be at a whopping valuation of $6 billion, up from its already high valuation of $4.5 billion as of its last fund raise in February 2016. On top of that, Magic Leap's device would require users to carry a puck-like device that would provide processing and information to the glasses. The AR landscape has evolved since Magic Leap has come barreling towards it, and though Apple and Google have showcased major leaps in phone-based augmented reality tracking utilizing more basic ... (more...)
IPhone X with Animated Emoji's IPhone X with Animated Emoji's
- September 14, 2017

But Blau says you could tell this was a special event for Apple, which honored is late co-founder Steve Jobs in the theater named after him. FaceID, the company's replacement for swiping or TouchID to unlock your phone, is described as "thousands of lasers" shooting "straight into your pores" to suck out your soul. (more...)
Google is offering Pixel XL as replacement for defective Nexus 6P units
- September 14, 2017

Google is offering users with defective Nexus 6P units (purchased directly from the company's online store) a brand new Pixel XL smartphone as replacement. Also, if you are Canada, you'll likely get the 32GB Pixel XL, while those in the United States are getting the 128GB variant. Not sure if this is a good or bad thing, but if your Nexus 6P has issues that aren't related to software, then you might be in luck. (more...)
BILLIONS of devices at risk from new vulnerability in Bluetooth software — BlueBorne BILLIONS of devices at risk from new vulnerability in Bluetooth software — BlueBorne
- September 14, 2017

The virus was discovered by cyber security Armis Labs, who have released a series of videos warning of the dangers of BlueBorne. They can also conduct man-in-the-middle attacks. Bluetooth signals allow gadgets to connect and communicate wirelessly. "BlueBorne is another example of how simple it is for hackers to quickly scan for, and then exploit, open Bluetooth devices". (more...)
Pixel 2 XL possibly revealed in FCC filing
- September 14, 2017

There were no official words on the launch date of the both the smartphones until a Billboard dated with October 4 found in Boston. To remind you, at this October hardware event, Google is expected to showcase Pixel 2 , Pixel 2 XL, new Chromebook Pixel and a smaller Google Home device. (more...)
Amazon stops selling Fire TV ahead of possible new models Amazon stops selling Fire TV ahead of possible new models
- September 14, 2017

Meanwhile, a look at the existing Fire TV page on Amazon's website shows it as being unavailable, seemingly indicating that the new models will be revealed in the near future. That suggests the next evolution of the Fire TV platform is imminent (via Slashgear ). The top-tier model is much larger vertically than we are used to seeing, featuring a cube design. (more...)
Apple unveils iPhone 8
- September 14, 2017

That's right, the new iPhone X edition will have machine-learning-driven Face ID , giving your phone the ability to recognise your face and your face the ability to open your phone - and of course, completely doing away with the "home" button and the Touch ID feature. (more...)
Airtel ties up with Korean co for advanced network Airtel ties up with Korean co for advanced network
- September 14, 2017

Mittal in a joint conference with SKT said that the company understands the massive traffic that is building on the data networks and the customer pain-points. Furthermore, with the aim to achieve early commercialisation of 5G, SK Telecom is aggressively developing key enabling technologies under its 5G roadmap, the company said. (more...)
Qualcomm publishes list of how great Android is ahead of iPhone 8 launch
- September 14, 2017

Features such as bezel-less displays and iris scanning are already becoming standard in the Android world but many others in the list have even been in the iPhones for quite some time. The chip maker and the Cupertino company are now involved in a legal battle against one another in three different countries. In order to retain some part of the current licensing fees system, Qualcomm has sued Apple back in several domestic and global courts, going so far as to (unrealistically) seek ... (more...)
Pharmacy Automation Devices Market Size and Expected Growth Analysis 2017 to 2021 Pharmacy Automation Devices Market Size and Expected Growth Analysis 2017 to 2021
- September 14, 2017

What are the challenges to market growth? The report recapitulates the factors that will be responsible for the growth in the market in the forecasted period. Rapid pace of urbanization in emerging economies across regions such as Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Africa constantly continue to fuel the global roofing market . (more...)
Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) Upgraded to Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) Upgraded to "Hold" at BidaskClub
- September 14, 2017

Market Capitalization if basically the market value of the company's shares outstanding. "Creating this partner ecosystem gives our more than 1 million small and medium businesses and e-commerce clients the opportunity to use a broad range of cloud and mobile enabled business applications to better reach their clients, manage their operations more effectively and ultimately grow their businesses", said Mark Shearer, executive vice president and president at Pitney Bowes Global SMB Solutions. (more...)
Slack launches announces new features including language support for inter-company collaboration Slack launches announces new features including language support for inter-company collaboration
- September 14, 2017

Slack is introducing shared channels to make it easier for employees at separate companies to collaborate using its messaging software. In the common space created by Shared Channels , two organizations can utilize platform integrations and other features to get work done, the post said. (more...)
Yelp Accuses Google of Violating FTC Settlement Agreement Yelp Accuses Google of Violating FTC Settlement Agreement
- September 14, 2017

In a letter to FTC Chair Maureen Ohlhausen, Yelp Vice President of Global Public Policy, Luther Lowe, wrote: "Google should be held accountable and subject to remedies sufficient to ensure its anticompetitive conduct does not continue to harm competition and consumers". (more...)
Red Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus discontinued
- September 14, 2017

Apple launched the (Product) Red iPhone 7 in March as a result of its 10-year relationship with (Red). Red iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus , traditionally, the cost is significantly more expensive than the regular versions. Apple winding down production of the series models due to the imminent release of a new line of smartphones . Apple has been donating a portion of the sales of the Red lineup of products to the Global Fund in Africa. (more...)
Watching Chart Levels on Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Shares
- September 14, 2017

The institutional investor owned 14,872 shares of the retailer's stock after selling 26,926 shares during the period. Cullen Frost Bankers Inc. boosted its stake in shares of Wal-Mart Stores by 0.3% in the second quarter. (The) set a $84.00 target price on shares of Wal-Mart Stores and gave the company a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. BidaskClub downgraded Wal-Mart Stores from a "strong-buy" rating to a " buy" rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 20th. (more...)
Elliott should be able to play remainder of season — Sports law expert Elliott should be able to play remainder of season — Sports law expert
- September 14, 2017

Again and again, however, they cut corners, embarrass themselves, and - most importantly - damage real people's lives. Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott has so far managed to push back against a six-game suspension the National Football League gave him based on domestic violence allegations, but he's not completely in the clear yet. (more...)
Grab a Blizzcon Virtual Ticket, Get Blizzard Game Goodies
- September 14, 2017

Lastly, Blizzard is ramping up for Blizzcon with a series of exclusive content and streams leading up to the event on the Blizzcon site . "BlizzCon is a celebration for our entire community, including those joining us from their homes around the world". (more...)
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Launches December 1, 2017 Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Launches December 1, 2017
- September 14, 2017

It will include a sound selection CD, a special metal game case and a 220-page hardbound art book. It is already available to pre-order via Best Buy . I loved the first game and the second basically removed almost everything I loved except the combat and replaced it with a nothing story, awful characters, and really bad MMO elements. (more...)
First Horizon National Corporat (NYSE:FHN) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume First Horizon National Corporat (NYSE:FHN) Experiences Heavier than Average Trading Volume
- September 14, 2017

First Horizon National Corporation most recently reported earnings per share (EPS ) of $0.27 for the June 2017 versus $0.24 in the same quarter previous year, representing 13% growth. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA Raises Position in First Horizon National Corporation (FHN )" was originally posted by Dispatch Tribunal and is the sole property of of Dispatch Tribunal. (more...)
Pokemon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Getting New Ultra Beasts Pokemon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon Getting New Ultra Beasts
- September 14, 2017

From the trailer, we can see that some scenes, such as the player character with Lusamine when UB-1 appears, are similar. The new color is orange and white, and it looks really nice. The two titles will be available on September 22, but you can pre-order them starting today. Finally, the big news. You also get Celebi in Ultra Moon and Sun if you buy Gold and Silver . (more...)
Minecraft New Nintendo 3DS Edition Assembles Today Minecraft New Nintendo 3DS Edition Assembles Today
- September 14, 2017

We'll make sure to update you as more info becomes available on exactly when the game will be ready for download. Nintendo's latest Direct has just revealed Mojang's Minecraft exclusively for the New Nintendo 3DS systems. New Nintendo 3DS version is titled as such because it only works on the New Nintendo 3DS and New Nintendo 2DS models. Plus, while many things in a Nintendo Direct are coming months later or even next year, this Minecraft comes with the best possible release date, ... (more...)
Charlotte Hornets Reveal Classic Retro Uniform For 2017-18 Season Charlotte Hornets Reveal Classic Retro Uniform For 2017-18 Season
- September 14, 2017

Back is the pinstriped teal design that the team wore from is inception in 1988 until 1997. The Charlotte Hornets are going back to their roots. Here is the first look at what the Hornets will use as part of their classic set. There's no question this is one of the more famous and likeable uniforms from the 1990s and is still being worn by fans today. All 30 NBA teams will have four primary uniforms next season, including the "Association" and "Icon" editions, as well as one inspired by ... (more...)
United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume United Natural Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:UNFI) Sees Significantly Higher Trading Volume
- September 14, 2017

Total shares held by institutions as of the most recent company filings are 33,859,361 with a reported 1,782,438 bought and 1,551,977 sold. Trading was heavy with 1,158K shares changing hands by the end of trading on Wednesday. On a per-share basis, the Providence, Rhode Island-based company said it had profit of 76 cents. The biggest institutional shareholders in United Natural Foods, Inc. (more...)
Appeals court says Uber can not move Waymo court fight to arbitration Appeals court says Uber can not move Waymo court fight to arbitration
- September 14, 2017

The two companies have been sparring over a key document since June, and an appeals court has finally ruled that Waymo can have access to it-just one month before trial is set to begin. "We are still reviewing materials received late in the discovery process and we look forward to reviewing the Stroz Report and related materials". Waymo's lawsuit contends that Levandowski in December 2015 downloaded files from a highly confidential design server to a laptop and took the data with him to ... (more...)
Stock Stepping Up to a Recent High: Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ:LGND)
- September 14, 2017

Enbridge Inc (USA) (ENB) has $67.17 billion valuation. Based on current stock levels, Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated shares are trading -0.16% off of the 50-day high and 19.37% away from the 50-day low. It also upped S&P Mid Cap Growth (IJH) stake by 2,832 shares and now owns 6,373 shares. Ligand Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:LGND) had an increase of 3.44% in short interest. (more...)
Mercedes Shows Stunning EQA Electric Concept Mercedes Shows Stunning EQA Electric Concept
- September 14, 2017

The EQA has a range of around 250 miles, depending on the battery. Mercedes-Benz has announced an initiative to bring 10 new electric vehicles to market by 2022, and the automaker intends to use EQ, for electric intelligence, as the root nomenclature for many of them. (more...)
Rocket League's Autumn Update Rolls Around On September 28th, Adds Farmstead Arena Rocket League's Autumn Update Rolls Around On September 28th, Adds Farmstead Arena
- September 14, 2017

Victor or nominee of more than 150 "Game of the Year" awards, Rocket League is one of the most critically-acclaimed sports games of our generation. The initial beta will be for PC players only and if it is successful this system could allow for cross platform party chat though that is some way off. (more...)
The Last Of Us and Uncharted 4 co-director departs Naughty Dog The Last Of Us and Uncharted 4 co-director departs Naughty Dog
- September 14, 2017

And for me, I can attribute much of my own personal growth as a game developer to having worked alongside his incredible talent for more than twenty years. "Bruce's drive for excellence and enthusiastic support for his teammates has helped shape the studio culture and will continue to have a lasting impact", Wells wrote. (more...)
Essential Phone will finally be available in Sprint stores starting tomorrow Essential Phone will finally be available in Sprint stores starting tomorrow
- September 14, 2017

This makes Sprint the only carrier in the United States that is giving people a chance to play with the phone in person before buying it, the company says, though preorders are available online now. Even though it is nice that you can now purchase Andy Rubin's Essential Phone from a variety of places , the phone has only been available online. (more...)