Sci-tech


Ellie Mae (NYSE:ELLI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold
- March 09, 2018

Monetary Management Group Inc who had been investing in At&T for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $226.35 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.54% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $37.11. (NYSE:ELLI) earned "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, February 12. Since October 9, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 22 selling transactions for $8.81 million activity. (more...)
Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido Coming to Switch Sushi Striker: The Way of Sushido Coming to Switch
- March 09, 2018

Sushi Striker is coming to the Nintendo Switch after originally being announced for the 3DS. The basics are simple, but the gameplay is deep ... and tasty! During the Direct, it was also revealed that the Nintendo Switch version of the game would include online multiplayer. (more...)
NASA Wants To Fly Your Name Into The Sun NASA Wants To Fly Your Name Into The Sun
- March 09, 2018

The Parker Solar Probe will be subjected to the most intense journey of any manmade spacecraft to date. The probe, which is about the size of a small auto, will make multiple loops around the Sun during its mission, inching ever closer while gathering data about the star's magnetic field and atmosphere. (more...)
Nintendo Direct: Mario Tennis Aces Launch Date, Gameplay Details Revealed
- March 09, 2018

Next, there are quite a few interesting mechanics that will be making its way into Aces . Characters have an energy gauge that can be used to perform Zone Shots , Zone Speed, or Special Shots . The roots of the Mario Tennis franchise can be traced back to 2000 on Nintendo 64. Mario Tennis Aces is being developed by Camelot Software Planning, published by Nintendo and will release exclusively on the Switch on June 22nd. (more...)
Intel announces 58GB and 118GB Optane 800P SSD Intel announces 58GB and 118GB Optane 800P SSD
- March 09, 2018

Read latency is just 7 microseconds, and write latency 18 microseconds. Based on the 3D XPoint technology Intel co-developed with Micron under their since-largely-dissolved joint venture, Intel's Optane family of high-speed solid-state storage devices began life in the data centre as PCI Express boards which could be configured as caching storage or pseudo-RAM. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Review Roundup: Should You Just Get An S8? Samsung Galaxy S9 Review Roundup: Should You Just Get An S8?
- March 09, 2018

A photo taken with the Galaxy S8 in low light conditions. Till date the device was being sold at the same price level. Samsung's next phablet is expected to come with an all-glass screen and certainly have a dual camera set up on the back. (more...)
Tag: Android 8.1.0 Tag: Android 8.1.0
- March 09, 2018

If we talk about the availability of the new Android P operating system , it will be outed for the devices in the coming August or September month. Snap a photo of anything, open it in Google Photos , and you can now leverage the power of Google Lens to run searches against products, find the name of a auto, get more info on a book, etc. (more...)
Galaxy S9 Review Roundup: Iterative Upgrades, Not an iPhone X Killer Galaxy S9 Review Roundup: Iterative Upgrades, Not an iPhone X Killer
- March 09, 2018

And they can be seen at both ends of the phone. Recently, Samsung launched its flagship smartphones in the Indian market - Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+. And why of course, Samsung had new features that are missing in the iPhone flagship phone, iPhone X. Let's check out these new features that are missing in iPhone X. (more...)
Has $4.66 Million Position in Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)
- March 09, 2018

Liquidity allows an investor to enter and exit a stock at a good price (i.e. tight spreads, or the difference between the bid and ask price of a stock, and low slippage, or the difference between the predictable price of a trade and the actual price). (more...)
Super-deep diamond discovery sheds new light on inner workings of Earth Super-deep diamond discovery sheds new light on inner workings of Earth
- March 09, 2018

A never-before-seen mineral has been discovered hiding in a "super deep" diamond formed in the Earth's mantle. This mine has yielded some of the most expensive diamonds in the world, including two of the largest diamonds in the British Crown Jewels. (more...)
(Updated) Vivo releases V9 teaser, hinting an affordable price than iPhone X and coming soon to Malaysia (Updated) Vivo releases V9 teaser, hinting an affordable price than iPhone X and coming soon to Malaysia
- March 09, 2018

With a fingerprint scanner embedded under the lower half of the display, a pop-up 8MP selfie camera, and Screen SoundCasting Technology which allows sound to be emitted from the display, the Apex certainly has a lot of interesting and exciting features. (more...)
Toyota to stop selling new diesel cars in Britain this year Toyota to stop selling new diesel cars in Britain this year
- March 09, 2018

Diesel's fall from grace has pushed manufacturers to turn their attention to producing more in-demand petrol models or make the jump to electric , or at least hybrid , vehicles. Van Zyl said, "TNGA gives the vehicle rigidity and a low centre of gravity". The auto is 25mm lower and 30mm wider, with 20mm chopped off the overhang at the back of the vehicle. (more...)
Influential Analyst Rating Changes: Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA), VeriFone Systems, Inc. (PAY)
- March 09, 2018

Meag Munich Ergo Kapitalanlagegesellschaft MBH bought a new stake in shares of Discovery Communications in the 4th quarter worth $167,000. Berkshire Asset Mngmt Limited Liability Pa reported 0.12% of its portfolio in Discovery Communications, Inc . (more...)
Mario Tennis Aces Arrives In June On The Nintendo Switch Mario Tennis Aces Arrives In June On The Nintendo Switch
- March 09, 2018

The publisher revealed that the new Switch sports game launches June 22. Mario Tennis Aces' online multiplayer will let you play with far away friends for up to 4P multiplayer. Mario Tennis Aces will offer multiple control schemes - including motion controls for aiming a special type of shot, the Zone Shot. Plus, more features are likely to be unveiled for the game as the months go on, including more characters and possible bonuses to be thrown in. (more...)
Heads Up: China's Tiangong-1 Space Station Is Crashing to Earth Heads Up: China's Tiangong-1 Space Station Is Crashing to Earth
- March 09, 2018

Popular Mechanics magazine reported this week that the station's current orbital path, whether in the Northern Hemisphere or Southern Hemisphere, puts parts of the United States, the Iberian Peninsula, China , the Middle East, South America, Australia, and New Zealand into play as potential reentry locations. (more...)
Fortnite Is Coming To Mobile As Soon As Next Week Fortnite Is Coming To Mobile As Soon As Next Week
- March 09, 2018

Starting Monday, you can sign-up for the Invite Event on iOS . Users who are lucky enough to receive an early invite will also receive invite codes to share with others. More importantly, it will be one of the few games to allow cross platform play between consoles, PC, and mobile . Console quality graphics and action. (more...)
Itau Unibanco Holding SA Acquires 7360 Shares of Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)
- March 09, 2018

It has outperformed by 45.65% the S&P500. Akamai Technologies, Inc ., a US based Company, belongs to Technology sector and Internet Information Providers industry. As The TJX Companies, Inc . has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 1.44, 19.14 and 11.27 respectively. Comerica Natl Bank reported 15,497 shares. California Pub Employees Retirement stated it has 417,053 shares. (more...)
Crash Bandicoot Trilogy Coming To Nintendo Switch Crash Bandicoot Trilogy Coming To Nintendo Switch
- March 09, 2018

The first reference can be seen on the laptop where Coco Bandicoot appears to look at a scene from Uncharted 4. For Crash's debut on PC, players will have a variety of different control features as they choose between a traditional controller, the fully remappable Steam Controller or even using a mouse and keyboard. (more...)
Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Makes The Leap To Switch And 3DS Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Makes The Leap To Switch And 3DS
- March 09, 2018

The new version of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker includes new miniature courses based on various Kingdoms in Super Mario Odyssey , which is a welcome addition. The Nintendo 3DS version of Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker will have some unique features to its version as well, with touchscreen controls and sporting stereoscopic 3D visuals. (more...)
Featured Stock Overview: Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) Featured Stock Overview: Tesla Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA)
- March 09, 2018

The company's stock had a trading volume of 3,570,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,550,000. Media coverage about Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA ) has been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. During the same period in the previous year, the company earned ($0.69) earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Tesla Inc will post -15.15 EPS for the current year. (more...)
Dark Souls is getting an amiibo for Nintendo Switch Dark Souls is getting an amiibo for Nintendo Switch
- March 09, 2018

Considering the franchise's reputation for hard-as-nails difficulty, it shouldn't be surprising that its amiibo isn't all that helpful. A Solaire of Astora will be released alongside the game on May 25th. (more...)
Fortnite Surpasses PUBG as Twitch's Most Watched and Streamed Fortnite Surpasses PUBG as Twitch's Most Watched and Streamed
- March 08, 2018

The new patch for Fortnite , v3.2, is out in the wild, bringing with it new weekly challenges, a new limited time mode in Battle Royale , a bunch of bug fixes, etc. As well as the new game mode Epic Games has added a new anti-cheat system to the PC version in hopes of combating some of the issues players have faced recently. (more...)
United Kingdom govt wants IoT manufacturers to take responsability for security United Kingdom govt wants IoT manufacturers to take responsability for security
- March 08, 2018

The Government plans to work with the industry to implement a strict new Code of Practice to improve cyber security for smart devices and related services while still encouraging innovation in new technologies. "Shoppers should be given high quality information to make choices at the counter", he said. "Unless the IoT device is a security device in itself, the manufacturers will want to make it as cost-effective as possible with a quick production cycle". (more...)
Android P Adds Screen Rotate Button To Navigation Bar Android P Adds Screen Rotate Button To Navigation Bar
- March 08, 2018

It might not be ideal right now, but it's a good start, and we hope to see Google improve this with future developer previews. The Android P developers preview accommodates the notch with the help of new API's that check the cutout shape and fetch full-screen layout around it. (more...)
International Women's Day 2018 International Women's Day 2018
- March 08, 2018

While each of these stories is moving, Google has also invited women across the world to celebrate their stories and journeys on International Women's Day with the hashtag #HerStoryOurStory on social media . These 12 female artists, took a different approach to narrate their story. According to Google , each story represents a moment, person, or event that has impacted their lives as women through depiction of female artists' unique story keeping the themes universal to reminding the ... (more...)