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Iran, US Navies Engage in Second Encounter in One Week Iran, US Navies Engage in Second Encounter in One Week
- July 29, 2017

The report said the incident took place on Friday afternoon and the U.S. Navy ships left the area soon after. It came a few days after a similar incident in the northern Persian Gulf, where a US Navy ship sailed toward an IRGC Navy ship, which was patrolling in global waters, and fired two shots into the air. (more...)
Michael Alan Spencer Acquires 419169 Shares of NEX Group PLC (NXG) Stock Michael Alan Spencer Acquires 419169 Shares of NEX Group PLC (NXG) Stock
- July 29, 2017

HSBC's target suggests a potential upside of 14.50% from the company's current stock price. Credit Suisse upgraded Delek US Holdings Inc (NYSE:DK) on Thursday, December 8 to "Outperform" rating. About 1.82M shares traded. The Luminus Management Llc holds 711,205 shares with $17.12M value, up from 421,205 last quarter. The firm has "Sell" rating by UBS given on Monday, May 8. (more...)
AMD Crimson ReLive 17.7.2 drivers come with lots of improvements AMD Crimson ReLive 17.7.2 drivers come with lots of improvements
- July 29, 2017

Notifications have been refined to provide real-time updates through the record timer overlay toolbar and network connectivity issues. All this new Vega HBCC/HBC/HBM2 IP is there to allow the Vega NCUs/TMUs/ROP/etc.to mostly work more efficiently from the HBM2/HBC VRAM while Vega's HBCC manages that data movenment in the background more effenciently with little extra programmatic effort required from games developers. (more...)
Adobe Flash Player va disparaitre d'ici 2020 et c'est tant mieux Adobe Flash Player va disparaitre d'ici 2020 et c'est tant mieux
- July 29, 2017

En 2005, Adobe rachète Macromedia et ses logiciels. L'éditeur d'Office prévoit un plan pour retirer le support de Flash sur ses navigateurs Internet Explorer (IE) et Edge . Devant un désintérêt des utilisateurs et une multiplication des failles de sécurité, il a finalement mis fin au support de Flash pour Android en 2012. (more...)
Mitel Networks Corporation (NASDAQ:MITL) Announces Earnings Results Mitel Networks Corporation (NASDAQ:MITL) Announces Earnings Results
- July 29, 2017

Mitel Networks Corporation (MITL ) surprised the stock market in its last reported earnings when it earned $0.09 a piece versus the consensus-estimated $0.08. Institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the company. Mitel Networks Corp.is acquiring ShoreTel Inc. for $ 430 million , three years after the latter unified communications provider rejected a much higher offer from the Canadian telecommunications company. (more...)
Ensure affordable, quality health care for all Ensure affordable, quality health care for all
- July 29, 2017

But later, he did vote in favor of the latest GOP bill. It would also repeal a tax on medical devices. Obamas opponent, Republican Mitt Romney, had promised to undo the health law. Debate, which started Tuesday, is limited to 20 hours. That's when amendment after amendment is voted on in what could be an all-night session on Thursday. (more...)
Penn National Gaming income up in 2Q over 2016
- July 29, 2017

Telsey Advisory Group upgraded it to "Outperform" rating and $27.0 target in Tuesday, January 19 report. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Thursday, July 14 by Jefferies. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in Q4 2016. Its up 0.41, from 0.98 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 4 investors sold Territorial Bancorp Inc shares while 23 reduced holdings. (more...)
Bollinger B1 electric off-road vehicle revealed Bollinger B1 electric off-road vehicle revealed
- July 29, 2017

When four-wheeling, torque is a very good friend to have, especially if it's supplied nearly instantly. The all-electric, all-wheel drive Bollinger B1 features a classic 3-box look and a ideal 50 / 50 weight balance from front to back and side to side. (more...)
The US Bancorp DE Reduces Position in Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) The US Bancorp DE Reduces Position in Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)
- July 29, 2017

For the next year, analysts anticipate that the firm will report earnings of ($0.84) per share. The company was upgraded on Tuesday, October 13 by S&P Research. The company's market cap is $55.04 billion. The Company operates through two segments: Automotive, and Energy generation and storage. It now has negative earnings. (more...)
Astronomers may have discovered the first exomoon Astronomers may have discovered the first exomoon
- July 29, 2017

If that is the case, its size suggests that it would likely have formed later than moons in our solar system. This possible moon was first detected using data from NASA's Kepler Spacecraft, which has been used to search for exoplanets. Moon or not, the science of discovery is sure to move forward in exciting new ways. However, we had yet to confirm the existence of an exomoon: a moon that orbits an exoplanet. (more...)
NASA's Megarocket Reaches Another Milestone, Aces 3rd Test NASA's Megarocket Reaches Another Milestone, Aces 3rd Test
- July 29, 2017

Eileen Drake , president and CEO of Aerojet Rocketdyne , said the evaluation of RS-25 under various conditions helps the company ensure that the technology will offer a safe engine for the country's deep space exploration missions . The heavy-lift rocket that will serve NASA's Space Launch System successfully completed a firing test on July 25. The flight controller translates the vehicle's commands into action while monitoring the health of the engine by making real-time adjustments ... (more...)
AltspaceVR social app is shutting down AltspaceVR social app is shutting down
- July 29, 2017

The community announced "with heavy hearts" last night that AltspaceVR would be closing August 3rd at 10pm ET, after "unforeseen financial difficulty". "We've been out fundraising but have run out of time and money", said Altspace, which stressed that its product was working with around 35,000 people using its service each month - "pretty good for the size of the VR market". (more...)
Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) - Analysts Detailing with Profitability Ratio Analysis
- July 29, 2017

If the $36.79 price target is reached, the company will be worth $3.01 billion less. Several analysts recently weighed in on JCI shares. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. WARNING: This report was published by Chaffey Breeze and is owned by of Chaffey Breeze. If you are reading this story on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of United States and worldwide copyright & trademark law. (more...)
Reliance Jio, Airtel or Vodafone Reliance Jio, Airtel or Vodafone
- July 28, 2017

Under Reliance Jio's new Dhan Dhana Dhan offer , Jio Prime members can avail unlimited calls and SMSes, 1GB 4G mobile data per day (84GB data for 84days) at a recharge of Rs. The new Rs. 449 Recharge Plan offers Vodafone and Airtel subscribers unlimited voice calling (any network Local + STD) and 1GB 3G/4G data per day for 84 days. (more...)
In Seattle's first IPO of the year, Redfin stock quickly takes off In Seattle's first IPO of the year, Redfin stock quickly takes off
- July 29, 2017

It was a great day for Redfin, the Seattle-based real estate site which finally went public after 13 years as a startup. Trading under the RDFN ticker on Nasdaq, the stock soared almost 40 percent in the first two hours after opening. As a brokerage, Redfin's main advantage is its prices: it charges only 1 to 1.5 percent commissions on home sales, about half the traditional 3 percent cut taken by most realtors. (more...)
Facebook boosts business appeal of Messenger with new NLP capabilities Facebook boosts business appeal of Messenger with new NLP capabilities
- July 28, 2017

The company has started showing ads to a small number of people on Messenger and plans to roll out the global beta of that. The company announced on Thursday the Messenger Platform 2 .1, which is the newest feature that will simplify the process for business to use its bots, conduct sales, and perform #Customer Service tasks. (more...)
DNA Shows Israelites Didn't Wipe Them Out — Canaanites Survived DNA Shows Israelites Didn't Wipe Them Out — Canaanites Survived
- July 28, 2017

The evidence does, however, show that the Canaanites appeared around the beginning of the second millennia B.C. They resided throughout what is modern-day Lebanon, Palestine, Syria, and Jordan and transitioned between being independent city-states and client states of the ancient Egyptians. (more...)
Namco Museum Collection Comes to the Nintendo Switch eShop Today
- July 28, 2017

New and old fans alike will love Namco's throwback to these arcade classics. This means that you can compare your high scores to those of players from around the world. While the Switch is still lacking a Virtual Console store, it still has an impressive number of retro titles. With NAMCO MUSEUM , Nintendo Switch gamers can relive the glory days of coin-operated arcade games anytime or anywhere. (more...)
Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Shares Bought by Deltec Asset Management LLC Liberty Global PLC (NASDAQ:LILAK) Shares Bought by Deltec Asset Management LLC
- July 28, 2017

Bakken Energy Corp.is a development-stage company. The share price of the company (NASDAQ:LILA) was down -0.71% during the last trading session, with a high of 25.80 and the volume of Liberty Global plc shares traded was 166282. Bank Of America Corp /de/ now owns 1 shares worth $0. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.35 in Q4 2016. Its down 0.17, from 1.61 in 2016Q3. It improved, as 15 investors sold KW shares while 42 reduced holdings. (more...)
United Kingdom to Ban Petrol Car Sales by 2040 United Kingdom to Ban Petrol Car Sales by 2040
- July 28, 2017

This research comes as a new Automated and Electric Vehicles Bill was announced during the Queen's Speech last month, aiming to improve the infrastructure behind electric cars through increasing the number of charging points. "But in truth, there are numerous unique fuels, along with gasoline, hydrogen, and producers investing tightly in the vehicle", he said. Robert Johnson, partner at Healy's solicitors, said, "With the planned ban on petrol and diesel cars the question remains on ... (more...)
Inc. Reduces Position in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Inc. Reduces Position in Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG)
- July 28, 2017

According to the Recommendation Trends of the stock polled by Finviz, the company has a consensus recommendation of 2.8 out of the scale from 1 to 5, where 1 stands for Buy and 5 means Sell. Canaccord Genuity maintained Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) rating on Friday, October 23. Shares of Alphabet closed the previous trading session at 934.09 down -13.71 -1.45% with 2,088,256 shares trading hands. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV's Regalia Coming to Forza Horizon 3 Final Fantasy XV's Regalia Coming to Forza Horizon 3
- July 28, 2017

At ChinaJoy 2017, Microsoft revealed a Final Fantasy-themed add-on for the game. Microsoft and Square Enix have announced that Final Fantasy XV's iconic vehicle, the Regalia, driven by Noctis and his posse, will be coming to Forza Horizon 3 on August 1. (more...)
#Nokia design patents transferred from #Microsoft to #HMD; Lumia Camera UI included #Nokia design patents transferred from #Microsoft to #HMD; Lumia Camera UI included
- July 28, 2017

The transfer of design patents comes at a crucial stage, when the Finnish is working hard to compete against leading smartphone players such as Apple and Samsung, and help Nokia regain its fame in the market. EUIPO points out that Microsoft Mobile is still owned about 200 design patents that it acquired after the purchase of Nokia Mobile. The only thing missing now are the famous trademarks. (more...)
Monster Hunter World Weapon Details Monster Hunter World Weapon Details
- July 28, 2017

Check them out on the official Monster Hunter YouTube page now or download them from the press site here. First up we have Light Weapons, including Sword & Shield, Dual Blades, Long Sword, and Light Bowgun. Of particular note is the fact that many of these weapons appear to now have the ability to activate a "sliding dodge" maneuver that can be chained into attacks, somewhat similarly to the Adept Hunting Style from last year's Monster Hunter Generations. (more...)
South Korea's LG Electronics books second quarter profit held back by mobiles South Korea's LG Electronics books second quarter profit held back by mobiles
- July 28, 2017

The appliance division hit KRW 5.25 trillion revenue ($4.65 billion) and KRW 465.7 billion operating income ($412.5 million). The net income hovered below the estimate of 581 billion won compiled by Yonhap Infomax, the financial arm of Yonhap News Agency, based on a survey of 19 South Korean brokerage houses. (more...)