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Apple's $29 iPhone battery replacement program starts NOW Apple's $29 iPhone battery replacement program starts NOW
- January 01, 2018

To start the battery replacement procedure, we highly suggest you contact Apple Support by phone, online chat, email, or Twitter, or scheduling a Genius Bar appointment at an Apple Store with the Apple Support app. "If the performance drop is due to the "sudden shutdown" fix, users will experience reduced performance without notification", Mr Poole wrote. "This fix creates a third, unexpected state". (more...)
Alpha Windward Has Lifted Ares Cap (ARCC) Position; Stericycle Has 0.89 Sentiment
- December 31, 2017

It has underperformed by 6.98% the S&P500. The stock's average target of $88 is 29.43% above today's ($67.99) share price. This indicates more upside for the $3.38B company. Analysts await Matador Resources Company (NYSE:MTDR) to report earnings on February, 28. During the same period previous year, the firm earned $0.40 EPS. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi A1 now receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update Xiaomi Mi A1 now receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update
- December 31, 2017

Xiaomi did not release any changelog for the update on the Mi Forum or Mi Community, but a user of Mi Community who already installed the update on Mi A1 states that all the Android Oreo goodness from Google are included in the update. (more...)
Apple announces its $29 battery replacement deal is available starting today
- December 31, 2017

Apple also cut down the battery replacement price for iPhone 6 or later to $29. iPhone owners have always been able to replace their batteries. " We expected to need more time to be ready , but we are happy to offer our customers the lower pricing right away". (more...)
Apple's MacBook Air-like store roof wasn't created to handle snow…in Chicago Apple's MacBook Air-like store roof wasn't created to handle snow…in Chicago
- December 30, 2017

The apparent flaw involves the store's ultra-thin carbon fiber roof. However, architects seem to have made one clear oversight in that there are no gutters to catch snow or ice. Living in Colorado I'm used to seeing blocked off areas outside buildings in the winter because of snow and ice hazards. Odds are the building's architectural team took Chicago winters into account and felt the design tradeoff was worth it. (more...)
Nintendo Switch: 64Gb game cards delayed?
- December 29, 2017

The problem now is the fact that third-party developers depend on Nintendo for the production of the said cartridges, which are currently limited to 32 GB. You can learn more about the rest of this week's additions to the Nintendo eShop after the break. Software sales for the hybrid home/portable gaming console were just as strong. (more...)
Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) Receives "Buy" Rating from Deutsche Bank
- December 29, 2017

About 48,646 shares traded. CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL) has declined 7.62% since December 27, 2016 and is downtrending. Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU) has a 20-Day average volume of 45.72 Million. The rating was maintained by Rosenblatt with "Buy" on Tuesday, September 26. Credit Suisse maintained Micron Technology, Inc . (NASDAQ:MU) on Tuesday, August 1. (more...)
Kodi Now Avaiable for the Xbox One Kodi Now Avaiable for the Xbox One
- December 29, 2017

If you head over to the store on your Xbox One today, you'll find an option to download the free Kodi media player. Kodi, the popular media center app born as the Xbox Media Center (XBMC ) on the OG Xbox One is now available on Xbox One consoles (via Windows Central ). (more...)
WhatsApp to stop working on some devices in 2018 WhatsApp to stop working on some devices in 2018
- December 29, 2017

WhatsApp notes that "for the following platforms, you can no longer create new accounts, nor re-verify existing accounts". The messenger service won't be available on any handsets running Windows Phone 8.0 (or older versions of the operating system), BlackBerry OS or BlackBerry 10. (more...)
Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature facial unlock similar to Apple iPhone X Xiaomi Mi 7 to feature facial unlock similar to Apple iPhone X
- December 29, 2017

However, MyDriver claims Xiaomi has no interest in using this technology in its upcoming Mi 7. Huawei has nearly readied its own facial unlocki system with payment-level authentication, and now reports suggest Xiaomi could ditch the fingerprint sensor technology completely in favour of a FaceID-like facial recognition system with its upcoming flagship Mi 7. (more...)
Google Doodle celebrates Kannada author Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa's 113th birth anniversary Google Doodle celebrates Kannada author Kuppali Venkatappa Puttappa's 113th birth anniversary
- December 29, 2017

He founded an organisation at the University of Mysore to research the Kannada language which has been named after him as " Kuvempu Institute of Kannada Studies ". He remained a lifelong advocate for the language, especially as a medium of instruction in state educational institutions. The epic poem, Sri Ramayana Darshanam , for which Kuvempu was awarded the Jnanpith is a verse rendering of the Ramayana, and remains his most enduring work. (more...)
Moultrie's Christmas tree recycling project begins Moultrie's Christmas tree recycling project begins
- December 29, 2017

On Wednesday, the City of Martinsville Public Works Department announced that it would again go throughout neighborhoods in the city, collecting discarded live trees, a service the department provides annually. Now that Christmas has come and gone many people still have their tree up in their homes. Humboldt Bay Fire Battalion Chief Kent Hulbert with Humboldt Bay Fire said once the tree begins to turn brown, it is time to dispose of it. (more...)
New Mexico State vs. Utah State Live Stream New Mexico State vs. Utah State Live Stream
- December 29, 2017

This is a big moment for us, our fans and our city. "They are a fast offense, they are good and you always have to respect your opponent but they are nothing that we haven't seen this year", Hanks said. For most of its history, New Mexico State football has been an afterthought in the world of college football. The team sold out its bowl allotment instantly. (more...)
Google Has Discontinued the Pixel C Tablet Google Has Discontinued the Pixel C Tablet
- December 29, 2017

It apparently changed course and made a decision to market the product as a premium Android tablet. Plus, it had a few neat party tricks, such as charging the keyboard cover through magnetic induction technology, as well as packing magnets so powerful that I actually used my Pixel C on my refrigerator for a brief period of time. (more...)
Moto G5S Plus gets A Price Cut in India Moto G5S Plus gets A Price Cut in India
- December 29, 2017

Moto G5S Plus was launched for Rs. 15999. Boasting of a metal-unibody design and dual-rear camera setup. Top features such as dual 13MP + 13MP rear cameras that let you do more, combined with special photo enhancement software, Selective focus mode, handsome blurred background effect and many more which until now, were reserved for premium phones. (more...)
Newly-Discovered Asteroid Passes Close to Earth
- December 29, 2017

Asteroid 2017 YZ4 is the 52nd object to get this close to Earth. Phaethon is the second largest near-Earth asteroid classified as "Potentially Hazardous". These new readings were made possible as 3200 Phaethon passed by Earth in December, getting as near as 10.3 million kilometres (6.4 million miles) this time around. (more...)
Indian Censor Board invites Jaipur historians to view 'Padmavati' Indian Censor Board invites Jaipur historians to view 'Padmavati'
- December 29, 2017

It was reported that SLB's " Padmavati " will be reviewed not only by the CBFC members but also historians. Curently in Dubai, Khagarot said he would be availa ble to review the film in the new year. A six-member panel, including the two porfessors, have been formed by the CBFC to ascertain whether historical facts has been tampered with in the film. (more...)
A 4G-ready variant of the Nokia 3310 on its way A 4G-ready variant of the Nokia 3310 on its way
- December 29, 2017

Since the 2G model wouldn't work in all countries, HMD released the 3G Nokia 3310 , which is available in the United States as well but to cover even more markets a 4G model is absolutely necessary. Recently, a Nokia 4G phone also got the Bluetooth certification from the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) and it is expected that the device is none other than Nokia 3310 4G Variant. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus Get listed on FCC Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus Get listed on FCC
- December 29, 2017

Samsung is reportedly aware of the problem and is replacing devices . He later talked to Samsung customer support who told him to try pressing various button combinations to reboot the phone, but none of the methods worked since the buttons naturally weren't responsive. (more...)
Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date May Have Leaked Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date May Have Leaked
- December 29, 2017

Of course, any retailer listing posted prior to a Rockstar confirmation should be taken with a grain of salt. Originally reported on Reddit , coolshop.dk pegs Red Dead Redemption 2's release date as June 8, 2018. The game is a sequel to the original Red Dead Redemption , which itself was a sequel to Red Dead Revolver although without any story elements from its predecessor. (more...)
OnePlus 5T OxygenOS update brings assistive lighting for face unlock OnePlus 5T OxygenOS update brings assistive lighting for face unlock
- December 29, 2017

The update is 86 MB in size, and, as always, is rolled out incrementally over the air to a small percentage of users. In the camera department, the OxygenOS 4.7.6 update brings stability improvements, clarity improvements for the selfie camera in low light and performance improvements for 3rd party camera apps. (more...)
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA), Fairmount Santrol Holdings Inc. (FMSA)
- December 29, 2017

Following the transaction, the director now owns 21,887 shares in the company, valued at $1,879,874.43. Accordingly, the company shows a -1.10% EPS growth for the subsequent year and computes the EPS growth for the past five years at 9.40% *. (more...)
Pollard pulls out of T20 series Pollard pulls out of T20 series
- December 29, 2017

After staying winless in the Test and One-Day International (ODI) series, the West Indies will aim to bounce back in the first Twenty20 International (T20I) against New Zealand at the Saxton Oval here on Friday. If there's added pressure, then so be it. New Zealand are resting Kane Williamson and Trent Boult for the first Twenty20, while Southee returns to lead the side after missing the last two ODIs. (more...)
Analyst's Ratings : Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL) Analyst's Ratings : Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NBL)
- December 29, 2017

Grt Capital Partners Llc who had been investing in Noble Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $14.11B market cap company. (NYSE: NBL ). Robeco Institutional Asset Mngmt Bv reported 0.03% in Noble Energy, Inc . Analysts expect WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) to report $0.76 EPS on January, 23.They anticipate $0.29 EPS change or 61.70% from last quarter's $0.47 EPS. (more...)
Snapchat now has a 2017 in review memories feature Snapchat now has a 2017 in review memories feature
- December 29, 2017

To combat this, the Snapchat app was given a fresh redesign last month to make it more user friendly. Sure, Snapchat similarly defines a daily active users as a person who opens the app once in a 24-hour-period, but consider the fact that the average snapchatter spends around on the app per day and 60% of users create content. (more...)