IT&Software


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...)
Google details RCS messaging to Android users from businesses Google details RCS messaging to Android users from businesses
- February 23, 2018

Google is expanding its program that lets businesses send Rich Communication Services ( RCS) messages to customers, per a blog post. Google has been working on RCS for years as a way to compete with Apple's iMessage app to provide enhanced messaging features like high-resolution photo sharing, group chat, transactions and the ability to see if someone is typing back. (more...)
Google Assistant learns new languages and talents Google Assistant learns new languages and talents
- February 23, 2018

What's more, Google Assistant will soon be able to understand and speak multiple languages at once. Although Google had originally announced Routines in October past year, they will finally become available over the coming weeks in the US. (more...)
Samsung resurrects Opera Max; meet Samsung Max Samsung resurrects Opera Max; meet Samsung Max
- February 23, 2018

The app works by scanning users' phones and identifying which apps are using the most data. Samsung today announced the launch of Samsung Max, its new Android application for mobile data savings, data usage monitoring, enhanced Wi-Fi security, and application privacy management. (more...)
Samsung and Qualcomm expand foundry cooperation Samsung and Qualcomm expand foundry cooperation
- February 23, 2018

Samsung Electronics and Qualcomm Technologies today announced the intention to expand their decade-long foundry relationship into EUV (extreme ultra violet) lithography process technology, including the manufacture of future Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 5G mobile chipsets using Samsung's 7-nanometer (nm) LPP (Low Power Plus) EUV process technology. (more...)
UPS to launch first electric delivery trucks in Dallas UPS to launch first electric delivery trucks in Dallas
- February 23, 2018

The vehicles were custom-built by Workhorse, a vehicle electrification company. This isn't the first time UPS has used electric delivery trucks - these nostalgic photos of the original electric UPS trucks show the evolution of the vehicles since the 1930s. (more...)
Ray Gerald L & Associates Ltd. Sells 1755 Shares of Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- February 23, 2018

Check Capital Management Inc who had been investing in Apple for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $879.58 billion market cap company. Crow Point Partners LLC now owns 1,000 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $153,000 after acquiring an additional 500 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
YouTube star who claims veganism healed her breast cancer dies from disease YouTube star who claims veganism healed her breast cancer dies from disease
- February 23, 2018

While alive, Mari said that drinking vegan juice had cured her cancer in 90 days, and even helped stop her from being gay. Mari & Liz co-host and niece Johnson confirmed that her aunt who vlogged alongside her has died due to the disease, but she also claimed that vegan lifestyle could have saved Lopez if her aunt's carer had not gave her meat in the meal, despite spreading the disease. (more...)
Kylie Jenner's tweet costs Snapchat over $1 billion Kylie Jenner's tweet costs Snapchat over $1 billion
- February 23, 2018

Snap stock closed down 6% on Thursday after the reality TV star said she is no longer using the app. The company's current market capitalisation is about $21 billion. "We believe this is an overreaction as Wall Street is hypersensitive to the app redesign", he told CNN. "We hear you, and appreciate that you took the time to let us know how you feel". (more...)