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Ghostbusters looking to take on Pokémon GO w Ghostbusters looking to take on Pokémon GO w
- February 24, 2018

It depicts the powers of the Ghostbusters' proton pack and ghost traps getting charged into a smartphone. "Gameplay will enable players to battle and capture hundreds of ghosts from all dimensions of the franchise, including the films, TV shows, comic books, theme parks, and video games ", the Facebook page for the game notes. (more...)
What to watch out for at Mobile World Congress What to watch out for at Mobile World Congress
- February 24, 2018

Other than that water and dust resistance, iris scanner, facial recognition and fingerprint sensor for security are nearly taken for granted. Samsung has a massive weekend ahead as it readies itself to reveal the all-new Galaxy S9 . And the phone is expected to look a bit like the iPhoneX, in the sense that it has a notch - not so much in terms of specs. We've even seen leaked photographs of the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 +. (more...)
Snapchat parent's stock plummets after Kylie Jenner tweet Snapchat parent's stock plummets after Kylie Jenner tweet
- February 24, 2018

Or is it just me? You might recall a few days ago, when a tweet by Kylie Jenner had an unexpectedly massive effect on a certain social media platform's value . "We completely understand the new Snapchat has felt uncomfortable for many", the company said. "One of the complaints we got was, "wow I used to feel like this celebrity was my friend and now they don't feel like my friend anymore". (more...)
Final Fantasy XV dev team hopes to sell two million on PC Final Fantasy XV dev team hopes to sell two million on PC
- February 24, 2018

The plan was to release three more episodes in 2018, beginning with the announced Episode Adryn. After that, there may even be an "Episode Luna", as Tabata mentioned during the "Active Time Report" official news broadcast. For players who pre-order on Steam, several in-game costumes will be made available for Noctis: A Gordon Freeman - of Half-Life fame - costume featuring an HEV Suit, Scientist Glasses, and a Crowbar; a strength-increasing Episode Gladiolus t-shirt; an increased health ... (more...)
Payday 2 on Switch is Payday 2 on Switch is "one update behind other consoles"
- February 24, 2018

It was more than enough information for the fans to realize that Switch is getting the outdated version. Payday 2 on Nintendo Switch is one update behind that of Xbox One and PS4, and even further from the PC release, developer Starbreeze has confirmed. (more...)
First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card First National Bank to halt production of NRA credit card
- February 24, 2018

In tweets as early as February 16, two days after the shooting, an official Twitter account for the company began telling people it "is no longer affiliated with the NRA". Before Thursday's decision, NRA members could receive a discount when renting a auto from the three companies, as part of the organization's "five star savings" program. (more...)
Cinemark (CNK) Issues Quarterly Earnings Results
- February 24, 2018

Cinemark has a 12 month low of $32.03 and a 12 month high of $44.84. The stock increased or $0 during the last trading session, hitting $. About 1.95 million shares traded or 48.00% up from the average. Texas-based Argent Commerce has invested 0.11% in Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:CNK) for 698,689 shares. (NYSE:CNK). Arizona State Retirement Systems has 60,024 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. (more...)
Nokia 1, Nokia 7 renders & specifications leaked online Nokia 1, Nokia 7 renders & specifications leaked online
- February 24, 2018

Nokia will hold its annual Mobile World Congress keynote tomorrow at 5pm CET. A new lineup of Nokia smartphone is expected to be introduced at the Mobile World Congress ( MWC) 2018 in Barcelona on February 26. The display also seems in 18:9 aspect ratio with thin bezels on the front. Another possible highlight of the Nokia 8 Pro is the Snapdragon 845 CPU, which boasts top-end AI capabilities, improved power efficiency and performance compared to the previous Snapdragon 835 chip. (more...)
Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) Raised by Analyst Q2 2018 EPS Estimates for Henry Schein, Inc. (HSIC) Raised by Analyst
- February 24, 2018

Zweig-Dimenna Associates Llc who had been investing in Humana Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $37.16B market cap company. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 1,654,026 shares of the company's stock valued at $115,583,000 after acquiring an additional 124,747 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Facebook Pulls VR Shooting Game From CPAC Demo After Criticism Facebook Pulls VR Shooting Game From CPAC Demo After Criticism
- February 24, 2018

Facebook has once again attracted scrutiny after making an appearance at, and evidently sponsoring, the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland, which was attended by representatives of the National Rifle Association and US President Donald Trump himself. (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (ICON), TechnipFMC plc (FTI)
- February 24, 2018

During previous trade 3.75 Million shares of Anglogold Ashanti Ltd (NYSE:AU) exchanged hands whereas on average nearly 3.17 Million shares has been traded. Commercial Bank Va owns 33,648 shares. Arizona State Retirement Systems holds 206,813 shares or 0.21% of its portfolio. (NYSE:UPS). Northeast Invest Management reported 0.89% stake. (more...)
Street Analysts View On US Bancorp (USB), CSX Corporation (CSX)
- February 24, 2018

Choate Investment Advisors who had been investing in Us Bancorp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $89.87B market cap company. Zeke Cap Advsr Limited Com invested in 0.57% or 77,931 shares. Lafleur & Godfrey Ltd Liability Company owns 85,664 shares for 1.2% of their portfolio. (more...)
Microsoft and Xiaomi expand cooperation on AI, cloud support, hardware Microsoft and Xiaomi expand cooperation on AI, cloud support, hardware
- February 24, 2018

A new partnership between Xiaomi and Microsoft might bring about such a speaker, with a larger focus on AI services in general for the two companies. These products will merge Microsoft's AI efforts and Xiaomi's hardware expertise to "generate even more synergy between hardware and software to enhance the end-user experiences on Xiaomi devices". (more...)
Intel didn't give government advance notice on chip flaws Intel didn't give government advance notice on chip flaws
- February 24, 2018

Many officials, both current and former, had asked why the company did not notify them until the news of the problems leaked to the general public. In the letter, Greg Pearson, Intel's vice president in charge of the company's public affairs, argued that there was "no indication that any of these vulnerabilities had been exploited by malicious actors", so Intel did not need to inform US-CERT about the bug. (more...)
Lindsey Vonn Wins Bronze In What's Likely Her Last Olympic Downhill Race Lindsey Vonn Wins Bronze In What's Likely Her Last Olympic Downhill Race
- February 24, 2018

While Vonn's hopes of a second medal at the games were extinguished, Mikaela Shiffrin added a silver to the gold she claimed in the giant slalom last week. But then came Holdener's team-mate Gisin , who ripped down a near-faultless run to leapfrog Shiffrin by nearly a second. "I mean", she said, "I think the expectation of winning gold medals is pretty out of whack, and I think we need to be proud of all our athletes for how much they have sacrificed and put in to be here". (more...)
(XOM) Holdings Trimmed by Mogy Joel R Investment Counsel Inc
- February 24, 2018

Envestnet Asset Management Inc who had been investing in Conocophillips for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $66.44 billion market cap company. Griffin Asset holds 0.22% of its portfolio in FirstEnergy Corp. Since September 18, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 5 insider sales for $5.23 million activity. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Lifted to Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Lifted to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr
- February 23, 2018

The company has a market cap of $274,820.00, a PE ratio of 28.99, a P/E/G ratio of 3.40 and a beta of 0.42. The stock increased 1.31% or $0.62 during the last trading session, reaching $47.78. only 113 funds opened positions while 468 raised stakes. 881.34 million shares or 0.46% more from 877.29 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Quebec - Canada-based Letko Brosseau Associates has invested 1.15% in Walmart Inc. (more...)
Ivanka Trump is headed to the 2018 Winter Olympics Ivanka Trump is headed to the 2018 Winter Olympics
- February 23, 2018

For hours before her plane's arrival, local news organizations repeatedly aired video of Ivanka's departure at Dulles International Airport in Washington, D.C. "The sister of Kim Jong Un is a central pillar of the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet, an evil family clique that brutalizes, subjugates, starves and imprisons its 25 million people", he told thousands attending the Conservative Political Action Conference. (more...)
Dropbox, cloud storage company and tech unicorn, files for IPO Dropbox, cloud storage company and tech unicorn, files for IPO
- February 23, 2018

That figure is often a placeholder. We knew that it had already filed confidentially, but the company has now unveiled its filing, meaning the actual IPO is likely very soon, probably late March. Dropbox also says it has 500 million registered users in 180 countries, with 100 million having signed up since the beginning of 2017. Some unicorns are still on the IPO sidelines, most notably ride-hailing company Uber and home-sharing company Airbnb. (more...)
Idea Offers Rs. 2000 Cashback on any 4G smartphones and feature phones Idea Offers Rs. 2000 Cashback on any 4G smartphones and feature phones
- February 23, 2018

On the other hand, if you talk about postpaid customers, then they have to choose the Nirvana Voice Combo Plan to get a cashback. This offer of Idea Cellular is available for prepaid and postpaid customers. Asus partners with Reliance Jio to offer Jio Football offer to all the new Zenfone buyers. " Idea's new cashback offer provides freedom of choice to the customers to use the 4G device of their liking and affordability, as the offer can be availed on 4G smartphones of all brands ", Sashi ... (more...)
NFL's Jonathan Martin Detained By Police Over Gun Pic ... High School Closes NFL's Jonathan Martin Detained By Police Over Gun Pic ... High School Closes
- February 23, 2018

Martin was the famous victim of "Bullygate" while with the Dolphins back in 2013. According to Matt Stone of ABC , former Miami Dolphins lineman Jonathan Martin has been taken into custody. Kway said the department was unable to publicly confirm that Martin's Instagram Stories post was what caused the shutdown. The post comes a week after the shooting at a high school in Florida and law enforcement thought it best to close both campuses to be on the safe side. (more...)
Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi alleges racist abuse by Atalanta fans Dortmund's Michy Batshuayi alleges racist abuse by Atalanta fans
- February 23, 2018

The Bergamaschi have also scored 14 goals in their last six Europa League matches this term, four of which were fired in by former Fiorentina winger Josip Ilicic , in addition to his two assists. The Bundesliga giants are one of the favourites to go all the way in the Europa League after finding themselves in the competition following their exit from the Champions League. (more...)
Nokia 7 Plus press renders show off design from all angles
- February 23, 2018

The two smartphones are said to be debuting at MWC but reports say HMD Global might be planning to announce as many as six new smartphones. Attendees will also get to see the enhanced 2018 version of LG V30, packed with the company's latest AI technology. (more...)
Open Letter To Gun Nuts: Dead Student NOT A Crisis Actor
- February 23, 2018

In a statement, YouTube said its system misclassified the video because it "contained footage from an authoritative news source". The trending video had more than 200,000 views on YouTube before it was removed on Wednesday for violating its policy. (more...)
Steve Jobs' Pre-Apple Work Application Expected to Sell for $50000 Steve Jobs' Pre-Apple Work Application Expected to Sell for $50000
- February 23, 2018

It offers a snapshot into a tumultuous period in Jobs' life, shortly after dropping out of university and marking his early ambition to break into the tech industry. digital. -from Bay near Hewitt-Packard [sic]". Soon afterwards a blue-collar California couple, Paul and Clara Jobs, claimed him and named him Steven Paul. (more...)