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LinkedIn introduces sponsored video ads LinkedIn introduces sponsored video ads
- March 29, 2018

In August 2017, the Microsoft-owned company officially rolled out native videos for users about a month after beta testing . Abhishek Shrivastava, director of product for LinkedIn Marketing Solutions, says the video ads will bring "sight, sound and motion" to business marketers, so their ads can work "across the funnel". (more...)
Hyundai reveals new Tucson with upgraded engines and new driver assists Hyundai reveals new Tucson with upgraded engines and new driver assists
- March 29, 2018

Alternatively, there's the newly developed 1.6 diesel engines with two power outputs: the standard version puts out 115bhp and the higher power version offers 133bhp. There's been an update in the engine choices (all are Euro 6c compliant), too (market dependent). Inside the vehicle is can be specified with a premium sound system by Krell, a wireless QI standard based mobile phone charger and a seven-inch information screen, supporting Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Bluetooth connectivity. (more...)
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (CDNS) : The Stock on Analysts Watch-List
- March 29, 2018

The stock is trading at a price to book ratio of 10.35 for the most recent quarter. Following the completion of the transaction, the president now directly owns 377,019 shares in the company, valued at $16,969,625.19. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, February 1 by RBC Capital Markets. Combining the two types of research and analysis will give you a well rounded idea of how Cadence Design Systems, Inc . (more...)
Facebook calls housing lawsuit 'without merit' Facebook calls housing lawsuit 'without merit'
- March 29, 2018

District Court for the Southern District of New York. The lawsuit states that Facebook's platform - which allows advertisers to customize who sees their ads by including or excluding certain demographics and people who have selected specific "interests" on the site - violates the Fair Housing Act . (more...)
Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered will release later this year Red Faction: Guerrilla Re-Mars-tered will release later this year
- March 29, 2018

According to THQ Nordic, the game will feature fully reworked graphic features as well as textures, combining to make a more pleasing map. The insurgent guerrilla fighters of the newly re-established Red Faction take on the Earth Defense Force to liberate Mars from its oppressive regime. (more...)
Microsoft's Meltdown patches made Windows 7 and Server 2008 less secure Microsoft's Meltdown patches made Windows 7 and Server 2008 less secure
- March 29, 2018

It was fixed in the 2018-03 patch set, but did not exist before this year, as the oversight was made during Microsoft's attempts to address the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities. . Frisk said the subsequent March patch for Windows 7 fixed the flaw, and he discovered the problem after the March patch was released . The best thing everyone can do to keep their systems secure is to upgrade to Windows 10 . (more...)
Jaguars to join autonomous vehicle fleet by 2020 Jaguars to join autonomous vehicle fleet by 2020
- March 29, 2018

The commitment, announced Tuesday during a NY event that was also webcast, marks another step in Waymo's evolution from a secret project started in Google nine years ago to a spin-off that's gearing up for an audacious attempt to reshape the transportation business. (more...)
Google to acquire Tenor for making GIF search better on Android Google to acquire Tenor for making GIF search better on Android
- March 29, 2018

The CEO of Tenor, David McIntosh will be leading the Tenor teas as always with no changes. Today, we're announcing Tenor has been acquired by Google to help us execute on our mission to help all three billion mobile users find the flawless way to visually express themselves. (more...)
Does Google Know Everything About You? Short Answer: Yes Does Google Know Everything About You? Short Answer: Yes
- March 29, 2018

Gradient Ventures, an early-stage venture fund within Google , is leading a $6 million investment in a new company that's building software to let humans control cars remotely. While there is no way to turn this off, Google allows you to deselect yourself from being served personalised ads based on the online history. GREENSBORO, NC- Check out this email from a 2 Wants To Know viewer. (more...)
Constellation Brands' 4Q earnings pop on Modelo, Corona sales Constellation Brands' 4Q earnings pop on Modelo, Corona sales
- March 29, 2018

Melvin Capital Management Lp sold 884,800 shares as the company's stock declined 0.57% with the market. TELUS Corporation (NYSE:TU) has risen 7.22% since March 28, 2017 and is uptrending. Panagora Asset Management reported 8,784 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Patten & Patten Tn invested 1.73% of its portfolio in Constellation Brands , Inc. (more...)
Honor 10 prototype leak shows it will come with a notch Honor 10 prototype leak shows it will come with a notch
- March 29, 2018

But the notch is a little smaller than what is seen on the iPhone X. There is, however, no news about the launch of the Honor 10 . The alleged live images of the Honor 10 show the design of the smartphone from both front and back side. (more...)
Porsche 911 GT3 RS gets faster still with Weissach Package Porsche 911 GT3 RS gets faster still with Weissach Package
- March 29, 2018

The 2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS has crossed the Atlantic following its global debut in Geneva earlier this month. The combination of the package and the mag wheels takes about 38 pounds off the auto, bringing curb weight down to 3,153 pounds, according to Porsche . (more...)
No Man's Sky for Xbox One Is Coming in 'Summer 2018' No Man's Sky for Xbox One Is Coming in 'Summer 2018'
- March 29, 2018

No Man's Sky Next is now deep in development and will act as a free update for existing players on PlayStation 4 and PC in addition to its full launch on Xbox One. If you ignored it then, it might be worthwhile giving it a look when the next update hits. In addition, the team revealed plans to bring the game to XBox One alongside the now existing PlayStation 4 and PC versions. (more...)
Xiaomi launches its first gaming laptop Xiaomi launches its first gaming laptop
- March 29, 2018

Audio options on the Xiaomi Mi TV 4S 55-inch include a set of 2x 8W speakers along with support for Dolby Digital and audio dual encoding. Xiaomi has started accepting pre-registrations for the sale of Mi TV 4S in China, which goes on sale starting April 3, 2018. (more...)
Apple's new affordable iPad with stylus support unveiled Apple's new affordable iPad with stylus support unveiled
- March 29, 2018

Apple's vice president of product marketing Greg Joswiak touted that the new iPad with its A10 Fusion chip was " more powerful than most PC laptops and virtually every Chromebook ". With Apple SIM, users can enjoy a wireless connection in over 180 countries. iOS 11 makes iPad more capable than ever with features like enhanced multitasking. (more...)
Teen who shot at Midland officer killed himself
- March 29, 2018

Police said they believe the suspects were in the auto involved in the traffic stop on Battleground Avenue. "He then pushed me into a crowd of other Police officers who had no clue what had transpired between the two of us but also started beating me up", Latif narrated. (more...)
Maserati debuts Levante Trofeo mega SUV Maserati debuts Levante Trofeo mega SUV
- March 29, 2018

Among the distinguishing exterior design cues are a piano black grille insert, carbon fiber splitter and other aerodynamic elements. The elegant restyling was mainly focused on the lower front fascia and the rear bumper and is underlined by the 22-inch forged aluminium "Orione" wheels - the largest ever fitted on a Maserati - available in both polished and matte finishes. (more...)
Google acquires GIF sharing platform Tenor Google acquires GIF sharing platform Tenor
- March 29, 2018

Tenor , a popular GIF platform with more users than Twitter , was acquired Tuesday for an undisclosed amount by Google. Tenor is present on a variety of services, including Facebook's Messenger . In a world that largely operates through texts and social media messages, Tenor adds emotion to digital conversations by helping people find the flawless GIF to communicate their mood & personality. (more...)
Analyst Research Roundup: Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (EW), EQT Corporation (EQT)
- March 29, 2018

Bluestein R H & Company who had been investing in Edwards Lifesciences for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $28.86 billion market cap company. 123 funds opened positions while 558 raised stakes. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 7,580,924 shares of the medical research company's stock valued at $854,444,000 after acquiring an additional 2,377,444 shares during the period. (more...)
Launches cheaper tablet with pencil support, aimed at schools Launches cheaper tablet with pencil support, aimed at schools
- March 29, 2018

In addition, Apple is updating its iWork suite of productivity apps - Pages, Numbers and Keynote - with new features to enhance documents, spreadsheets and presentations on the iPad . That being said, it is no slouch either as this new iPad is meant to be an all around creative tool for students . That being said, with the introduction of the new Apple Watch the prices for the older one will be slashed considerably. (more...)
Adobe and NVIDIA partner to 'delight artists' with AI Adobe and NVIDIA partner to 'delight artists' with AI
- March 29, 2018

Adobe and Microsoft would also integrate their respective data models Adobe XDM, Experience Data Model, and Microsoft CDM, Common Data Model , into a standard data model that defines and unifies the language for marketing, sales and services data. (more...)
DOOM's 4K Update Heads to Xbox One X From Tomorrow DOOM's 4K Update Heads to Xbox One X From Tomorrow
- March 29, 2018

While the PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One X are both capable of running DOOM in 4K, the latter is considered to be the most powerful console ever made available to the public. Still a technical showcase on PC, and even on the Nintendo Switch , it's now time for the Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro to, well, DOOM . (more...)
Facebook to change privacy controls in wake of data scandal Facebook to change privacy controls in wake of data scandal
- March 29, 2018

Playboy announced its intention to deactivate its Facebook accounts and leave the social network amid escalating concerns about the platform's mismanagement of user data. Users will also be able to manage the information Facebook utilizes to serve them ads and download the data they have shared with Facebook - including photos, contacts and posts - and move it to another service. (more...)
Google Search rolling out mobile-first indexing to better match mobile usage Google Search rolling out mobile-first indexing to better match mobile usage
- March 29, 2018

We do not have a "mobile-first index" that's separate from our main index. This would mean that a slow mobile site may hurt your quality score, and you'll have a harder time getting your ads to rank at the same cost. The search giant this month started a project to convince web standards groups to adopt technology derived from its Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) framework, a stripped-down form of HTML that boosts the mobile page speeds. (more...)
Price to Book (P/B) Ratio in Focus: Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (ERIC) Price to Book (P/B) Ratio in Focus: Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson (publ) (ERIC)
- March 29, 2018

Intel rose 4 percent after brokerage Raymond James upgraded the stock to "market perform". "They'll have to explain to users what they're going to do and that may stop the bleeding", said Kim Forrest, senior equity research analyst at Fort Pitt Capital Group in Pittsburgh. (more...)