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Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Package deletes the rear wing Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Package deletes the rear wing
- September 11, 2017

The 911 GT3 Touring Package is a real drivers auto. Instead, like the 911R from past year and conventional Carrera models, the Touring has a hidden spoiler that can rise and lower automatically. It also uses the same chassis with adaptive dampers and sits 25mm lower than a basic 911 Carrera, too. Instead of swathes of Alcantara, a rollcage or brightly coloured seat belts, there are leather seats with fabric centres along with a leather steering wheel. (more...)
Ubisoft Announces New Multiplayer Shooter, Atomega Ubisoft Announces New Multiplayer Shooter, Atomega
- September 11, 2017

An online first person shooter, you start life as one atom, collect more, and become the Omega... a giant monstrous pixel being that can lay waste to its enemies. It's called Atomega , and you won't have to wait long to try it out-it launches for PC in just a week's time. Mass also acts as a point accumulator with players succeeding by collecting more Mass than the other team. (more...)
The UK Gets Call Of Duty Endowment Fund The UK Gets Call Of Duty Endowment Fund
- September 11, 2017

Since it was founded, the Endowment programme has provided more than £19 million to charities through donations and other support, helping tens of thousands of veterans find jobs across the U.S., and securing more than £1.3 billion in first-year salaries. (more...)
NC declares State of Emergency ahead of Irma NC declares State of Emergency ahead of Irma
- September 11, 2017

Flash flooding throughout the state is possible. Director Allen Thomas said North Carolina Emergency Management serves as a staple for states across the country. Saunders also noted that it's important not to focus just on the storm's track. The storm's wind speeds have weakened a bit, but Irma is expected to remain a Category 4 or 5 when it strikes south Florida by the start of the weekend, according to the National Weather Service. (more...)
Two people dead following crash in Cork Two people dead following crash in Cork
- September 11, 2017

The driver of the truck was uninjured in the accident. It is likely to remain closed for the day to facilitate an examination by Garda forensic road crash investigators. In December a pregnant woman was airlifted to Cork University Hospital after the two-car collision on the N20 between Buttevant and Charleville. The driver of the vehicle and a third passenger - both in their 60s - were taken to Cork University Hospital with non life threatening injuries. (more...)
Amazon's new flagship Fire TV looks like a square Echo Dot Amazon's new flagship Fire TV looks like a square Echo Dot
- September 11, 2017

The second device is a little more interesting; it appears to be a flagship Fire TV device, but in a new, cubic form. It will be a mid-tier model positioned between the existing Fire TV Stick and a new top-tier model. AFTVNews suggests that, given the device combines the functionality of an Echo Dot and Fire TV, it'll cost upwards of $100 and be announced at an unknown point. (more...)
This 'Super Mario 64' mod allows 24 people to play at once This 'Super Mario 64' mod allows 24 people to play at once
- September 11, 2017

It uses a ROM version of the N64 game, not the actual console and cartridge. "Character models built out of more than three polygons?" Characters include Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, Toad, Waluigi, Yoshi etc. The players are expected, as the likely to find the game more necessarily to play than nearly all the other ones. Mario 64 immediately feels like a natural fit for online play, and the unfocused nature of its assorted activities only adds to the appeal. (more...)
Ford reveals new Mustang model for Europe Ford reveals new Mustang model for Europe
- September 11, 2017

Ford is unveiling the European-spec 2018 Ford Mustang this week at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. The new vehicle comes with an improved suspension setup, driving assistance systems and a sleeker design that gives the model a refreshed look. (more...)
Nintendo Switch and 3DS Direct airs this Wednesday Nintendo Switch and 3DS Direct airs this Wednesday
- September 11, 2017

Specifically, it will be highlighting what's coming to these platforms over the coming months. Super Mario Odyssey is just one game confirmed to be discussed. There are a number of planned Switch releases that we lack firm release date information for. For fans wanting to tune in, you'll want to head over to the official Nintendo website , or hit up its Twitch channel, here. (more...)
Mi Notebook Pro Specifications and Features Announced Mi Notebook Pro Specifications and Features Announced
- September 11, 2017

The standard variant of the Mi Notebook Pro comprises of an Intel Core i5 Coffee Lake processor with 8GB RAM. Let us begin with the display - the Xiaomi Notebook Pro comes out into the markets with a 15.6 inched display, which is protected with a Gorilla Glass 3. (more...)
Were You Affected by the Equifax Hack? Here's How to Find Out Were You Affected by the Equifax Hack? Here's How to Find Out
- September 11, 2017

Criminals gained access to certain files in the company's system from mid-May to July, according to an investigation by Equifax . In addition to recommending the Equifax site, Schneiderman also offered other consumer recommendations, including checking your credit reports and monitoring existing bank accounts closely for unauthorized charges. (more...)
Mercedes Benz slams hike in cess Mercedes Benz slams hike in cess
- September 11, 2017

The rates constitutes to an additional 2 per cent on mid-sized cars, 5 per cent on large cars and 7 per cent on SUVs which would now make the rates on par with pre-GST levels, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. CBEC tweeted, "Notification regarding increase in the effective rates of compensation cess on specified motor vehicles will be issued on 11.09.2017. (more...)
Florida man's joke about shooting Irma gets taken seriously Florida man's joke about shooting Irma gets taken seriously
- September 11, 2017

As of Sunday afternoon, some 54,000 people had marked themselves as "interested" in the event. Edwards said in a Facebook post there is a lesson to be taken from his viral experience. They included a helpful infographic stating "BULLETS COME BACK". "To clarify, DO NOT shoot weapons at Irma", the Twitter account of the Pasco County Sheriff's office tweeted. (more...)
Hundreds participate in 9/11 memorial stair climb Hundreds participate in 9/11 memorial stair climb
- September 11, 2017

In past years, the event has included steel from Ground Zero, helmets worn by New York City firefighters killed on September 11 and flags flown at Ground Zero. That's why the Lexington Fire Department climbed the big blue building downtown Saturday morning. The Lancaster Barnstormers offered everyone participating in the climb free tickets to Sunday's game against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, which also included a 9/11 "Never Forget" tribute. (more...)
Two militants killed, one arrested in encounter in J-K's Kulgam Two militants killed, one arrested in encounter in J-K's Kulgam
- September 11, 2017

His visit, that began Saturday, was preceded by back-to-back encounters in the restive Kashmir Valley. "One terrorist identified as Adil Hussain Dar surrendered before the security forces", he said. During the operation, the Hizbul militants opened fire at the security forces which lead to a gunfight. According to army sources, "during operation Barbugh (Shopian), two terrorists namely Tariq and Altaf were neutralised near Imam Sahib area". (more...)
Georgia, Hurricane Irma's next potential victim, braces for monster storm Georgia, Hurricane Irma's next potential victim, braces for monster storm
- September 11, 2017

Butts County and Griffin-Spalding County Schools will be closed Monday and Tuesday due to the storm. In Georgia, a tropical storm watch was upgraded to a warning for metro Atlanta . "We're going to get through this. When we get a particular storm like this, we have to fine-tune those plans and start implementing them in terms of lining up those resources", said Georgia Power spokesperson John Kraft. (more...)
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Major Shareholder Sells $131113337.70 in Stock Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) Major Shareholder Sells $131113337.70 in Stock
- September 10, 2017

Green Valley Investors Llc sold 38,717 shares as Wal ( WMT)'s stock rose 13.55%. The Argentiere Capital Ag holds 100,000 shares with $440,000 value, down from 300,000 last quarter. 3,009 are held by Tirschwell Loewy. Walton now owns $8,139,321,410 of the stock per the Form 4 SEC filing. Trust Of Virginia Va accumulated 0.13% or 12,022 shares. (more...)
Cleveland Indians win 16th consecutive Major League Baseball match to set franchise record Cleveland Indians win 16th consecutive Major League Baseball match to set franchise record
- September 10, 2017

Cleveland's franchise-record streak is the longest in the majors since Oakland won 20 straight in 2002. As they have throughout their streak, the Indians continue to get great pitching. Cleveland skipper Terry Francona cycled through five relievers to keep the Orioles at bay, and Francisco Lindor turned in his 28th blast of the year to boost the club to a two-run lead in the seventh. (more...)
Magic: The Gathering Arena Announced, A Free-to-Play Authentic Magic Experience Magic: The Gathering Arena Announced, A Free-to-Play Authentic Magic Experience
- September 10, 2017

Sign-ups are open for a closed beta , and while the game is now targeting a PC release, it'll "expand to other platforms when it's ready". Wizards of the Coast is coming up with a whole new way to play its hit card game, Magic: The Gathering , with the just announced Magic: The Gathering Arena . (more...)
COOPER: Irma expected to bring rip currents to North Carolina's coast
- September 10, 2017

Cooper also echoed today's Nation Weather Service warnings of severe rip currents and risky surf along the southeastern coast, including Brunswick, New Hanover and Pender counties. While Cooper said he doesn't anticipate mass evacuations from the western mountain region, state transportation officials said they already are seeing increased traffic from motorists fleeing north from the storm. (more...)
DA Davidson Begins Covering Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock. DA Davidson Begins Covering Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Stock. "Shares to Hit $1300.0"
- September 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Rwc Asset Management Llp increased Td Ameritrade Hldg Corp (NYSE:AMTD) stake by 49,498 shares to 238,962 valued at $10.42 million in 2016Q4. Since May 2, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 13 insider sales for $960.72 million activity. Insiders have sold a total of 9,793 shares of company stock worth $9,574,377 in the last quarter. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices Inc (NASDAQ:AMD) Institutional Investor Positioning
- September 10, 2017

The percentage of shares being held by the company management was 0.2% while institutional stake was 86.3%. (NASDAQ: AMD ). Schwab Charles Invest Mngmt Inc owns 3.70 million shares. The firm has "Hold" rating by Canaccord Genuity given on Thursday, June 16. The rating was maintained by Wells Fargo on Wednesday, July 5 with "Buy". (more...)
First English-language trailer for Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You First English-language trailer for Pokemon the Movie: I Choose You
- September 10, 2017

The newest Pokemon movie is the 20th Pokemon film and was originally released in Japan this past July along with a first run of the Ash's Pikachu event. Players can only download one Pikachu out of the six that will be offered. Plenty of trials and tribulations, and plenty of Pikachu's infamous sass as the two forge the close bond we come to know and love in later episodes, await in the film. (more...)
Goldman Sachs says may triple or quadruple Frankfurt headcount (GS)
- September 10, 2017

Next Financial Group, Inc trimmed its position by shedding 90 shares a decrease of 13.2% as of 06/30/2017. Ironbridge Cap Management Ltd Partnership has invested 0.98% of its portfolio in Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS). Market traders purchased 16,725 bearish put options on the stock. This represents an increase of 104% compared to the typical volume of 8,184 put options. (more...)
Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Trading Down - Short Interest Up 33.48% Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Trading Down - Short Interest Up 33.48%
- September 10, 2017

Susquehanna Bancshares Inc reaffirmed a "positive" rating on shares of Western Digital Corporation in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. It is down 0.80% since September 8, 2016 and is downtrending. The stock has a market cap of $25.40 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 64.93 and a beta of 1.21. It has a 18.98 P/E ratio. Reliance Trust decreased Vanguard Total Bond Market Etf (BND) stake by 11,526 shares to 361,235 valued at $29.19M in 2016Q4. (more...)