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Karbonn Titanium Frames S7 with Airtel cashback offer launched for Rs. 6999 Karbonn Titanium Frames S7 with Airtel cashback offer launched for Rs. 6999
- January 17, 2018

The Titanium Frames S7 includes a 3,000mAh battery. For imaging, this phone is mounted with 13 MP selfie camera with LED Flash + 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash. It comes in a choice of three colors - Black, Red, and Champagne. Karbonn has also tied up with Airtel for a cashback offer. Also, telecom operator Bharti Airtel has added this smartphone to the Mera Pehla Smartphone initiative and offering up to Rs 2,000 cashback, which brings down the price of the device to Rs 4,999. (more...)
Dow Jones hits 26000 milestone as earnings optimism feeds rally
- January 16, 2018

The S&P 500 increased 16.11 points, or 0.58 percent, to 2,802.35. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures pointed to a 0.8% opening gain. Bond prices rose. Brent crude oil was last 1.1% down at $69.52 a barrel ahead of monthly U.S. drilling productivity numbers from the U.S. Energy Information Administration. (more...)
Apple and Tencent strike deal to let WeChat users resume tipping Apple and Tencent strike deal to let WeChat users resume tipping
- January 16, 2018

Almost 1 billion users of Chinese messaging app WeChat will soon be able to resume sending tips to content creators with their iPhones. Apple and Tencent have reached an agreement to allow tip-style gifts to again be sent through WeChat, a messaging application that boasts almost 1 billion users. (more...)
Notable Buzzers: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), MasterCard Incorporated (MA)
- January 16, 2018

It has underperformed by 7.44% the S&P500. (HSIC) by 100.48% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock has a market cap of 168.36 Billion. Average Revenue Estimate of the company for the current Fiscal Quarter is $3.15 Billion, according to consensus of 24 analysts. The stock has "Buy" rating by Peel Hunt on Tuesday, January 26. (more...)
Allegheny Technologies Inc (NYSE:ATI): Institutional Investors Are Worried
- January 16, 2018

It has underperformed by 18.79% the S&P500. The stock increased 0.62% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $35.49. Approximately 3,223,600 shares traded hands during mid-day trading, an increase of 36% from the average daily volume of 2,374,575 shares. (more...)
Assassin's Creed Origins DLC release dates confirmed Assassin's Creed Origins DLC release dates confirmed
- January 16, 2018

It will also be available for purchase separately for $19.99 on Uplay and Steam for Windows PC on February 20, 2018 . Owners of Assassin's Creed Origins will see a pretty sizeable update (3GB on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 ) available for the game from today. (more...)
Lexus LS 500h launched at Rs 1.77 crore Lexus LS 500h launched at Rs 1.77 crore
- January 16, 2018

Luxury vehicle brand Lexus , which has been aggressively launching models in India since entering the market in March 2017, today expanded its range with the introduction of the flagship sedan, the LS 500h. The original luxury disruptor, the Lexus LS , has for almost three decades set the benchmarks for powertrain smoothness, ride quietness, craftsmanship, attention to detail, documented dependability and long-term quality, the company said. (more...)
IBM, Maersk form blockchain joint venture to focus on global trade IBM, Maersk form blockchain joint venture to focus on global trade
- January 16, 2018

Maersk and IBM will use blockchain technology to power the new platform, as well as employ other cloud-based open source technologies including artificial intelligence (AI), IoT and analytics, delivered via IBM Services, in order to help companies move and track goods digitally across global borders. (more...)
Patriots ahead for upstart Jaguars
- January 16, 2018

General manager David Caldwell has done an incredible job constructing a championship-caliber defense. "Man, that guy's really good", said a smiling Pro Bowl special teamer Matthew Slater, asked to react to Ramsey. Despite a published report during the week that raised questions about the relationships between Brady, Belichick and team owner Robert Kraft, New England was all business on the field against the Titans. (more...)
Arcade Edition What Street Fighter V Should Have Been at Launch? Arcade Edition What Street Fighter V Should Have Been at Launch?
- January 16, 2018

It also includes an Arcade Mode, Extra Battle Mode, and the aforementioned new V-Triggers. Owners of Street Fighter V can pre-load the Arcade Edition now by going to the PlayStation or Microsoft Store and download the 21GB free update. (more...)
Scribblenauts Showdown Announced For Release This March Scribblenauts Showdown Announced For Release This March
- January 16, 2018

Players engage in a variety of tasks and mini-games using a selection of words/actions/modifiers/character. Titled Scribblenauts Showdown , the word-based party game is coming to PS4 and Xbox One-in addition to Nintendo Switch-on March 6. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) Upgraded at BidaskClub
- January 16, 2018

Analysts await Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . Encompass Health Corporation (NYSE:HLS) has risen 15.04% since January 14, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 185.95% the S&P500. Investors are definitely paying attention to what analysts over at Wall Street are now thinking about the shares of WestRock Company Looking further into the current agreement on broker rating, it is very clear that the ABR stands at 4.22. (more...)
Flowserve Corporation (NYSE:FLS) has analysts on the Bullish side this week
- January 16, 2018

Edgepoint Investment Group Inc who had been investing in Flowserve Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.75B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.05% or $0.08 during the last trading session, reaching $152.73. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings holds 0.02% or 116,825 shares. The insider, STEPHENS DAVE, now holds 42,273 shares of FLS. Amp reported 40,559 shares. Moreover, Thrivent Fincl For Lutherans has 0.02% invested in Barnes Group Inc. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI) Stock Is An 52-Week High Flier
- January 16, 2018

The stock increased 1.69% or $1.28 during the last trading session, reaching $76.84. About 80,174 shares traded or 53.77% up from the average. (NASDAQ:JKHY) has risen 21.47% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. Therefore 50% are positive. Activision Blizzard had a return on equity of 17.56% and a net margin of 15.90%. equities analysts forecast that Activision Blizzard will post 2.1 EPS for the current year. (more...)
Honor 9 Lite India Launch Set for January 17 Honor 9 Lite India Launch Set for January 17
- January 16, 2018

Two of the major highlights of the smartphone are the four cameras onboard and the bezel-less 18:9 display. The page titled " Honor 9 Lite launch even fans recruitment" says - "We are glad to announce that: We will hold our Honor 9 Lite launch event on 17th January in India!". (more...)
Amazon Echo Spot: 'Smart alarm clock' with Alexa comes to the UK
- January 16, 2018

The 2.5-inch circular device is primarily intended as an alarm clock or to be a smaller stablemate of the Echo Show , which is larger and more expensive. But with Amazon having released Alexa for PCs previous year and a similar move by Google all but inevitable, Microsoft will likely need to adjust its plans. (more...)
Joseph Parker Reacts To Anthony Joshua Refusing To Shake His Hand Joseph Parker Reacts To Anthony Joshua Refusing To Shake His Hand
- January 16, 2018

Joshua has promised "fireworks" and reminded the WBO champion: 'This isn't a three round fight based on skills, it's a 12 round fight based on heart'. Betway's Alan Alger said: "Although Anthony Joshua's mindset is likely to focus on taking things fight by fight, we firmly expect him to take Joseph Parker's WBO belt in March and Deontay Wilder is fancied to follow". (more...)
Ram 1500 Could Not Wait For Detroit Ram 1500 Could Not Wait For Detroit
- January 16, 2018

Stiffness and durability have increased, however, with the truck now boasting 12,700 pounds of towing capability and 2,300 pounds of payload. The independent front suspension gets composite upper and aluminum lower control arms. Pickup truck sales have been profit drivers for the automakers as they deal with a weaker, but still strong sales market after historic highs in recent years. (more...)
Apple stores are overrun with customers wanting cheap battery replacements Apple stores are overrun with customers wanting cheap battery replacements
- January 16, 2018

It's no big secret that iPhones are not exactly cheap, and paying a small fortune for a smartphone only to end up with a sluggish performance has understandably angered many users. Apple Authorized Technicians are able to replace a battery, and many of them still have available appointments and a plentiful stock of spare batteries. (more...)
Foxconn to Get More MacBook Orders from Apple in 2018 Foxconn to Get More MacBook Orders from Apple in 2018
- January 16, 2018

To minimize the impact from the loss of orders, Quanta has been pushing to acquire orders from other brand vendors recently during their request for quotation (RFQ) processes. Last year, Quanta was responsible for manufacturing almost 80% of MacBook Pros, while Foxconn was holding just over 20% of orders. This 2018, Foxconn's efforts may seem to have finally paid off. (more...)
New WhatsApp feature could kill off spam for good New WhatsApp feature could kill off spam for good
- January 16, 2018

WhatsApp has a subtle solution to this in the form a label which simply says "Forwarded Many Times" above the message in question. The feature will come in the next update version 2.17.430. The only way that it will stay free is if you are a frequent user. There are other spam messages that give fake links stating that you have won shopping vouchers from popular e-commerce websites. (more...)
Old Dominion Freight Line (ODFL) Raised to "Buy" at Zacks Investment Research
- January 16, 2018

About 779,371 shares traded. It has outperformed by 35.48% the S&P500. Deutsche Bank cut Old Dominion Freight Line from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating and cut their price objective for the stock from $119.00 to $101.00 in a report on Monday, December 4th. (more...)
After Rajasthan and Gujarat, Haryana, Too, Bans Padmaavat After Rajasthan and Gujarat, Haryana, Too, Bans Padmaavat
- January 16, 2018

Starring Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmini, Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji, the film will also be released in Tamil and Telugu, in addition to Hindi. Even in midst of the controversies surrounding the film, Bhansali is quite confident about his film, which has been slammed by various Rajput groups, including Rajput Karni Sena. (more...)
Bentley Bentayga Gets New Petrol Engine Bentley Bentayga Gets New Petrol Engine
- January 16, 2018

At the heart of the Bentayga V8 is a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 shared with the new Porsche Cayenne Turbo, pumping out a meaty 404kW of power at 6000rpm and 770Nm of torque between 1960 and 4500rpm. The Bentayga V8's standard brakes can also be optioned with red-painted calipers for the first time, again hinting at the model's more sporting personality compared to other variants. (more...)
HTC unveils mid-range U11 Eyes; Vive aims at Taipei Game Show HTC unveils mid-range U11 Eyes; Vive aims at Taipei Game Show
- January 16, 2018

But the similarity between these two vehicles is only external, because on the inside HTC U11 EYEs top of the filling there is not expected. The HTC U11 Eyes went official earlier today in Taiwan and will go on sale there starting February 1. (more...)