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Shop With a Cop brings community together Shop With a Cop brings community together
- December 11, 2017

It's hosted every year to help families who can't afford presents for their kids. Since the program began, approximately 1,000 children have benefited from Shop with a Cop. "There's several private businesses and citizens - just today (Thursday), we received $700 in checks to go to Shop with a Cop today", Gibbs said. Shop With a Cop continues Sunday morning at the east-side Walmart. (more...)
Intruder killed by 84-year-old ID'd as homeowner's nephew-in-law Intruder killed by 84-year-old ID'd as homeowner's nephew-in-law
- December 11, 2017

He attacked me and he was up close and I shot him, ' Lutz told WPXI. Kingston said Lutz fired the gun at point-blank range and the bullet hit the man in the chest. Lutz injured his elbow in the fray and it was bleeding. The man who was shot died on the kitchen floor. The elderly man, who happened to be former champion weight-lifter, then engaged in a fight with the second intruder, who managed to escape. (more...)
WhatsApp Beta gets Private replies, Picture in Picture mode and more WhatsApp Beta gets Private replies, Picture in Picture mode and more
- December 11, 2017

In a new FAQ published on its site, WhatsApp revealed more details about the upcoming Business accounts like how to identify verified Business accounts from non-verified ones. The WABetaInfo report added that iOS users might have the option of a group calling soon. The new update will bring more control over sending messages in a group chat. (more...)
Apple Might Be About To Buy Shazam
- December 11, 2017

The acquisition would help Apple embed that capability more deeply into its music offerings, which include a music-streaming service and the iTunes Store. So far neither Apple nor Shazam have confirmed or denied the reports. The deal, which is to be unveiled this week, would make the British tech firm the latest company to be taken over by an overseas giant - following in the footsteps of Paysafe and Imagination Technologies, which were snapped up earlier this year. (more...)
OnePlus 5T needs an update to play Netflix in HD OnePlus 5T needs an update to play Netflix in HD
- December 11, 2017

That's a bummer for folks who've shelled out $500 on OnePlus' premium phones, and especially those who waited for the 5T, with its 6-inch screen that's supposed to be all about its immersive viewing experience. Over at the official OnePlus forums , users have been complaining about this for over a week now. However, what remains missing on both the smartphones is a support for viewing HD videos on streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video . (more...)
Ultimate McLaren Senna breaks cover Ultimate McLaren Senna breaks cover
- December 11, 2017

This engine, codenamed M840TR, is McLaren most powerful combustion engine made for a road vehicle. The hypercar is powered by a mid-mounted 4-litre twin-turbo V8 that produces 588kW and 800Nm and that makes for an astounding power to weight ratio of 491kW per tonne. (more...)
PDP Convention: Dokpesi, Adeniran allege 'rigging' PDP Convention: Dokpesi, Adeniran allege 'rigging'
- December 10, 2017

Adeniran coming a distant second with 230, while media mogul Raymond Dokpesi brought up the rear, with a miserly 66 votes. "The four gentlemen that contested were Uche Secondus , Chief Raymond Dokpesi, Founder of Daar Communications; Prof". (more...)
Dangal actress Zaira Wasim molested on flight; Air Vistara investigating case Dangal actress Zaira Wasim molested on flight; Air Vistara investigating case
- December 10, 2017

She alleged that she got no help from the flight crew even on complaining. We are carrying out detailed investigation and will support Zaira in every way required. In another post, she added: "I tried to record it on my phone to understand it better. I ignored it the first time, blamed the turbulence for it", she explained. (more...)
Anheuser-Busch Orders Electric Semi-Trucks for Local Deliveries Anheuser-Busch Orders Electric Semi-Trucks for Local Deliveries
- December 09, 2017

It has underperformed by 6.07% the S&P500. BUD's total short interest was 3.39M shares in December as published by FINRA. Ishares Core Msci Eafe Etf (IEFA) was raised too. 48 funds opened positions while 146 raised stakes. The recommendation is based on a 1 to 5 scale where 1 or 2 indicates a Buy recommendation, 3 a Hold and 4-5 a Sell. (more...)
Decreases Position in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)
- December 09, 2017

It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. Mesirow Financial Investment Management, a Alabama-based fund reported 432,370 shares. Ameritas Inv Prtnrs Inc invested in 29,158 shares or 0.08% of the stock. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Monday, April 3 by Goldman Sachs. On Monday, October 30 the stock rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Neutral". (NASDAQ:TTMI) by 890 shares to 92,993 shares, valued at $1.61 billion in 2017Q2, according to the filing. (more...)
Kemnay Advisory Services INC Increases Stake in Adobe Sys INC (ADBE)
- December 09, 2017

The stock had a trading volume of 2,042,538 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,351,414. TerraForm Power, Inc. (NASDAQ:TERP) has risen 31.65% since December 8, 2016 and is uptrending. Bernstein maintained Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) rating on Friday, March 18. Raymond James And Associate reported 241,200 shares. More interesting news about Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: "You'll Have to Pay Up for Adobe ... (more...)
Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Alcoa Corporation (AA), Boston Scientific Corporation (BSX)
- December 09, 2017

It has underperformed by 22.39% the S&P500. BSX's past rating was only a Buy. The Ghost Tree Capital Llc holds 175,000 shares with $4.85M value, down from 450,000 last quarter. When it comes to net revenue, the average estimate from a total of 20 analysts is 2.35 billion - compared to $2.19 billion posted in the year-ago period. (more...)
Congress alleges bluetooth 'connection' with EVMs Congress alleges bluetooth 'connection' with EVMs
- December 09, 2017

The repairing of machines have been a huge grouch of the opposition after the BJP's sweeping victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand in the last round of assembly polls earlier this year. A faulty electronic voting machine in Sardar Patel Vidyalaya booth in Surat's Varaccha has been replaced. The Chief Electoral Officer for Gujarat B B Swain stated that a probe has been ordered into Modhwadia's plea. (more...)
PayTM Mall offers Rs 8000 cashback on Samsung's 8th Gen smartphones PayTM Mall offers Rs 8000 cashback on Samsung's 8th Gen smartphones
- December 09, 2017

The company has announced the Christmas carnival on its official online store "Samsung Shop", from December 8-15. Samsung India has signed a partnership agreement with Paytm Mall to provide cashback offers on a range of Galaxy smartphones purchased on its platform. (more...)
Romancing SaGa 2 releasing for Switch next week Romancing SaGa 2 releasing for Switch next week
- December 09, 2017

A new dungeon, two new classes, a new game system called the Avalon Gardens, an additional scenario, and new game plus have been added. Originally released in 1993 in Japan, Romancing SaGa 2 is set to arrive on more formats than you can shake a stick at just before Christmas. (more...)
PlayStation VR reaches sales of two million PlayStation VR reaches sales of two million
- December 09, 2017

The PS4 has cumulatively sold through more than 70.6-million units to consumers worldwide as of December 3, this year. If you are in the market for a gaming console, then Sony's PlayStation has to be the top name in your consideration list, sitting along with Microsoft's Xbox. (more...)
US Winter Olympics journey an 'open query' US Winter Olympics journey an 'open query'
- December 09, 2017

In an interview with Fox News Channel on Wednesday, U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley had cast doubt on the country's participation, given the tensions on the Korean Peninsula, reports Xinhua news agency. She later added: "There's an open question". Mark Jones, a spokesman for the US Olympic Committee, said after Haley's comments that the USOC fully intended on sending a full delegation to the Olympics and Paralympics. (more...)
Apple to acquire Shazam
- December 09, 2017

The deal is to be signed "this week" and may be announced Monday, according to TechCrunch . A Shazam representative did not immediately respond to a request for comment. If you're like me and haven't used it since about 2007, than you might have forgotten that Shazam, is an app that figures out what song is playing in your current environment. (more...)
Bethesda Wants To Bethesda Wants To "Save" Single-Player Games With Their New Campaign
- December 08, 2017

Meanwhile, the community has been clamoring for more single-player games, and the media has penned a panoply of pieces bemoaning the loss of single-player experiences. Along with this, some of Bethesda's single-player games ( Doom , Fallout 4 , Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus ) are marked down by as much as 50 percent this week, digitally and at some physical retailers. (more...)
Android's 'Check for update' button is broken, fix coming in 2018 Android's 'Check for update' button is broken, fix coming in 2018
- December 08, 2017

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First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) Shooting Higher to New Recent High First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) Shooting Higher to New Recent High
- December 08, 2017

The Details: First Solar, Inc . 67 funds opened positions while 102 raised stakes. Trellus Management Company LLC bought a new stake in shares of Canadian Solar during the first quarter valued at about $245,000. Amalgamated Comml Bank reported 0.02% of its portfolio in First Solar, Inc . It has underperformed by 42.02% the S&P500. Among 26 analysts covering First Solar Inc . (more...)
Tag: Oppo F5 Youth Tag: Oppo F5 Youth
- December 08, 2017

The MediaTek Helio P23 Octa-core processor is capable of doing day to day tasks without any trouble. The phone sports a 6-inch LTPS TFT display with full HD+ resolution of 2180x1080 pixels. This Mobile Solution paired with 3 GB RAM and 32 GB onboard flash storage should be good enough, considering the fact that the dedicated micro SD card slot can take SD cards up to 128 GB. (more...)
Jim Nabors Dies At 87: What Was His Net Worth? Jim Nabors Dies At 87: What Was His Net Worth?
- December 08, 2017

Nabors was an authentic small-town Southern boy, born James Thurston Nabors in Sylacauga, Alabama, in 1930, son of a police officer. Andy Griffith caught Nabors' act and hired him to play Gomer Pyle, an "addle-brained" gas station attendant meant to appear in just one episode of the third season of " The Andy Griffith Show " in 1962. (more...)
More bad news as Moody's downgrades Steinhoff More bad news as Moody's downgrades Steinhoff
- December 08, 2017

This follows a steep downgrading of its share rating by Moody's to junk on Thursday, after its chief executive Marcus Joost resigned with immediate effect amid the discovery of "accounting irregularities". The FSB has started an independent probe into possible false and misleading financial reports, while the Public Investment Corp., Steinhoff's second-largest shareholder and a manager of government-worker pension funds, said it's awaiting information from investigations. (more...)
Game Awards 2017: Metro Exodus gets a new trailer Game Awards 2017: Metro Exodus gets a new trailer
- December 08, 2017

A specific release date is still yet to be revealed but the trailer states we can expect to see the game in the Fall of 2018. According to Polygon , Metro Exodus is the most ambitious Metro game the studio has ever worked on. Embark on an incredible journey - Board the Aurora, a heavily modified steam locomotive, and join a handful of survivors as they search for a new life in the East. (more...)