Sci-tech


Google launches Poly, a database of 3D objects for app developers Google launches Poly, a database of 3D objects for app developers
- November 02, 2017

The goal, Google says , is to make it easier for developers who may not otherwise have the resources to create virtual and augmented reality experiences. You can remix numerous models you find. After downloading a 3D object from Poly, one can upload it on Remix 3D website and remix it using Paint3D app. (more...)
Tesla Reports Its Largest Quarterly Loss in Q3 Earnings Report
- November 01, 2017

But investors' eyes were on the Model 3, the $35,000 vehicle that's meant to move Tesla from a luxury niche automaker into the mainstream. Tesla's shares have had a rollercoaster of a ride, now trading down 1.60% at $326.24, ahead of the company's earnings report on Wednesday. (more...)
PlayStation Plus Games for November 2017 Revealed; Bonus Title Included PlayStation Plus Games for November 2017 Revealed; Bonus Title Included
- November 01, 2017

November is another huge month for PlayStation Plus members, so strap in and get ready! Following rumors, this months line up includes Worms Battlegrounds and Bound . The Game and Network Services division, ruled by the PlayStation brand, solidifies its position as the main engine of the electronics giant, posting sales of $3.92 billion, which is more than double than the numbers from the same July-September period previous year. (more...)
Nintendo's Profit Outlook Doubles on Soaring Switch Console Sales Nintendo's Profit Outlook Doubles on Soaring Switch Console Sales
- November 01, 2017

This isn't the first time that Korg has developed software for a Nintendo console. 4cr: What are the changes being introduced for the Nintendo Switch version right from the start, which will also be making their way to the other versions of the game? The Nintendo Switch is unusual because its hybrid design means that it can be docked to a based unit and used a console, or used undocked with a joypad attached on each side as a handheld device. (more...)
Dustin Hoffman accused of sexual harassment Dustin Hoffman accused of sexual harassment
- November 01, 2017

Anna has written a piece for the Hollywood Reporter detailing her experiences from the set, which are taken from copies of notes she wrote to her sister at the time. I'm sorry. This does not reflect who I am. At the time, Hoffman was at the peak of his career, coming off critically acclaimed films like "Tootsie" and " Kramer vs. (more...)
Nintendo outlines holiday sales; Includes Nintendo Switch, 2DS, and more Nintendo outlines holiday sales; Includes Nintendo Switch, 2DS, and more
- November 01, 2017

The Breath of the Wild - Explorer's Edition includes the base game, a 100-page explorer's guide to help players navigate the expansive world, and a two-sided map to plan out your adventures. Or a long series of 2DS editions: the white and orange 2DS XL for $149.99 Dollars, and the Poké Ball Edition for $159.99 USD which will be available come November 3. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) shows Price to Sale ratio of 0 Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) shows Price to Sale ratio of 0
- November 01, 2017

In other news, Director Brian G. Kelly sold 111,239 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, August 7th. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 189,791 shares in the company, valued at $11,850,550.04. (more...)
Galaxy S8 Beta Program Leaks, Oreo Update Round The Corner? Galaxy S8 Beta Program Leaks, Oreo Update Round The Corner?
- November 01, 2017

Samsung's Android open beta program for Galaxy S8 and S8+ will be available in South Korea, the United States of America and the United Kingdom in the first phase. If you are a Galaxy S8/S8 + user in the USA, then there are fair chances that you will be among the first to get the update . It also brings features like picture-in-picture which enables for a app to run on top of another app just like i desktop interface. (more...)
Giant Planet is Found Orbiting a Tiny Star in a Bizarre Combination Giant Planet is Found Orbiting a Tiny Star in a Bizarre Combination
- November 01, 2017

The periodic dimming of the star was monitored over several months to gather enough data to calculate the gargantuan planet's size, position and mass. "This is the first exoplanet we have found with our new [Next-Generation Transit Survey] NGTS facility and we are already challenging the received wisdom of how planets form". (more...)
Biophotonics Market: Value Chain Analysis and Forecast 2020 Biophotonics Market: Value Chain Analysis and Forecast 2020
- November 01, 2017

This report divides the Blood Plasma market based on the key players, Type (Source Plasma, Recovered Plasma, Platelet Rich Plasma, Albumin products, Immunoglobulin products, Protease inhibitors, Others), Application (Coagulation Disorders, Immune Deficiencies, Hemophilia, Inherited Respiratory Disease, Tetanus, Others) and Regions. (more...)
World of Final Fantasy coming to Steam in November
- November 01, 2017

We have recently received news that Final Fantasy XV will be receiving a port to PC (and mobile) called Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition and it will allow PC enthusiasts to tinker with just about every graphical aspect imaginable. If you're thinking about picking up the title when it releases on January 30, 2018, then you'll want to give the video a watch. There will be both Achievements and Trading Cards to earn. (more...)
World of Final Fantasy is Coming to PC, Kupo!
- October 31, 2017

Square Enix has announced that World of Final Fantasy will be arriving on Steam on November 21st. Monster hunting is hardly new to Final Fantasy games, but this is one of the few that lets you deploy them in battle (the underwhelming Final Fantasy XIII-2 is the only other that leaps to mind, though I could well be forgetting some). (more...)
Airtel profits down sharply as Indian mobile results suffer from competition
- October 31, 2017

Gopal Vittal, MD and CEO, India & South Asia, said: "The financial stress in the industry continues due to double-digit revenue decline and will be further accentuated by the reduction in IUC rates in the next quarter". Shares of Bharti Airtel ended 0.98% higher in Mumbai trading before the release of the earnings, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex closed 0.2% lower. (more...)
Airtel panel considering sale of controlling stake in Infratel Airtel panel considering sale of controlling stake in Infratel
- October 31, 2017

Akhil Gupta, Chairman, Bharti Infratel , said that Indian telecom has embraced the data centric model and is emerging as the showcase of digital technology with operators rolling out 4G networks and India planning a leadership role on upcoming 5G technology and associated applications. (more...)
Understanding the Latest Financial Performance of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)
- October 31, 2017

Over the past five trading sessions shares of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) are 6.42%; 12.62% for the month; 15.58% for the last quarter; 21.05% for the past six-months; and 40.12% for the last 12 months. Microsoft Corporation's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 53.06%. A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. The count of Hold ratings in that period was 9. (more...)
Things You Should Know Before Starting Mario Odyssey Things You Should Know Before Starting Mario Odyssey
- October 31, 2017

This is a game borne out of collaboration and a spark of true genius. And if you have more than 1,000 coins, you can buy ten at a time. There are checkpoints for Mario to discover and warp to, thus allowing quicker travel, and non-playable characters that will provide hints and information on what's going on. (more...)
Anthony Joshua wins Fight against Carlos Takam
- October 31, 2017

Alongside a snap from Muhammed Ali's legendary "Rumble in the Jungle" fight with George Foreman in 1974, Fury wrote: "This is what's to come!" Parker has now watched the fight back and thinks Joshua looked "average". "I could do it with one hand tied behind my back". But WBO champ Parker wants a far higher pay-day to reflect his status as a world title holder. "May the best man win good luck everyone #letsgetthispartystarted 2018_2019 the world will see the best fights & see the true ... (more...)
Far Cry 5's cooperative system detailed, only host keeps story progression
- October 31, 2017

This means that even though co-op is limited to two players, the host can hire an additional AI ally to keep them company while raining destruction upon Hope County. Explore Hope County and discover the Montana countryside, wildlife, and its inhabitants in an exciting open world. Taking on an enemy encampment with a buddy was a blast, but the inability to play through the game's missions the same way was a sore point. (more...)
Markets open flat as investors look for profit booking Markets open flat as investors look for profit booking
- October 31, 2017

The BSE market breadth was bullish - 1,693 advances and 1,021 declines. Yesterday, it had closed at an all-time high of 33,266.16. The US Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 0.14 per cent higher on Friday. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.2 per cent.Japan's Nikkei lost 0.3 per cent, Australian shares were effectively flat and South Korea's KOSPI added 0.3 per cent. (more...)
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Shares Sold by WINTON GROUP Ltd
- October 31, 2017

The company has its outstanding shares of 1.44B. On average, analysts anticipate that Ford Motor Company will post $1.76 EPS for the current year. The institutional investor held 48,860 shares of the auto manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $547,000, down from 117,059 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Com standalone premium features nixed in favor of Office 365
- October 31, 2017

Whatever the motivation, it's clear that Microsoft is putting a lot of stock in Office 365 - the productivity service just became that much more tempting, even if it's at the expense of another offering. Gmail or Yahoo accounts, or other non-Outlook.com accounts will not receive the benefits. But here's some good news for the freeloaders: Microsoft is also boosting storage limits to 50 GB for free Outlook.com users whose mailbox size is 12 GB or larger. (more...)
Price Target Analysis Amazon.com, Inc Price Target Analysis Amazon.com, Inc
- October 31, 2017

It is 0.00% or $0 reaching $5.35 per share. About 6.59M shares traded or 89.91% up from the average. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN)'s EPS growth this year is 292.10% and the trailing 12-month EPS is $3.96. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $908.00 price target on Amazon.com and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Tuesday, July 12th. Therefore 91% are positive. (more...)
Call of Duty: WWII Trailer and DLC Info Revealed Call of Duty: WWII Trailer and DLC Info Revealed
- October 31, 2017

At the end of the trailer, it also provided a promotion once again for the season pass that'll accompany Call of Duty: WWII along with another bonus map called Carentan. A complete rundown of this week's new releases can be found after the break. I'm surprised at how smooth WWII looks, but Call of Duty has always been a series to strive for 60 FPS gameplay. (more...)
New visitor to our solar system stuns scientists New visitor to our solar system stuns scientists
- October 31, 2017

An worldwide team of researchers, led by scientists from Queen's University Belfast, are using powerful telescopes to study the chemical make-up of the small rocky object, which was first identified through a telescope in Hawaii last week. (more...)
Leerink Swann Trims Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK) Target Price to $69.00
- October 30, 2017

Despite the all facts, stocks with positive and higher EPS growth rates are usually more enviable than those with negative or slower EPS growth rates. Analysts predict that Merck & Company, Inc. will post $3.87 EPS for the current fiscal year. TRADEMARK VIOLATION WARNING: "Rhumbline Advisers Has $286.12 Million Stake in Merck & Company, Inc". (more...)