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Reliance Jio slashes monthly tariffs by Rs 50, hikes data limit Reliance Jio slashes monthly tariffs by Rs 50, hikes data limit
- January 06, 2018

To give a perspective, Jio's Rs 149 recharge offer gives users a total of 28GB 4G data for 28 days, which is one of the cheapest in the industry. Validity is 28 days. However, it was recently revised to give users 2GB daily data. Airtel increased the validity of Rs 448 and Rs 509 tariff plans, whereas Idea Cellular increased the validity of its Rs 449 and Rs 509 tariff plans. (more...)
Apple: Mac and iPhone both affected by big chip vulnerability
- January 06, 2018

It said that Apple Watch is not affected. The IT giant recommends all the users to download software only from trusted sources, adding that the company has already released patches aimed at protection from Meltdown and Spectre and will continue its efforts in the sphere. (more...)
Alien Megastructure Star Mystery May Finally Have Been Solved Alien Megastructure Star Mystery May Finally Have Been Solved
- January 06, 2018

This variable dimming where more blue light is blocked than red light is what scientists would expect if something more diffuse was responsible, like clouds of dust or shattered comets, Wright explained in a blog post about the data . It was citizen scientists known as " Planet Hunters " who were the ones to first detect the star's mysterious behaviour. "If it wasn't for people with an unbiased look on our universe, this unusual star would have been overlooked", Boyajian said. (more...)
Ct Mason Continues to Hold Position in Check Point Software Technolog (CHKP)
- January 06, 2018

Kraton Corporation now has $1.59B valuation. The stock increased 1.19% or $1.24 during the last trading session, reaching $105.01. About 606,847 shares traded. Prelude Capital Ltd Liability Corporation reported 61,517 shares or 0.41% of all its holdings. CHKP's profit would be $225.55 million giving it 19.13 P/E if the $1.38 EPS is correct. (more...)
Ellen Degeneres To Eric Trump: No Time For Deep State Collusion Ellen Degeneres To Eric Trump: No Time For Deep State Collusion
- January 06, 2018

Nope, it was because she's been implicated in a massive government conspiracy known as " the deep state " by the president's son, Eric Trump! Poking fun at the weird claim, the daytime host joked, "First of all, which one is Eric?" As for that (mostly) good-natured denial, Degeneres did have one sharp moment: She said she was unsure of which Trump brother she was addressing - the one who killed the elephant or the one who killed the cheetah? In August 2016, Professor Eric told ... (more...)
Police ID woman found dead following vehicle chase
- January 06, 2018

William Hutchinson told CBS. The case is being investigated as a suspicious death and officials haven't determined if a homicide occurred. Results from a January 3 autopsy are pending. Lommen, whose last-known address was in the Escena Palm Springs development off Gene Autry Trail, was arrested after he tried to run from the scene. (more...)
Nokia 6 2018 launch today in China Nokia 6 2018 launch today in China
- January 06, 2018

TechJuice for Browser: Get breaking news notifications on your browser. As per optics, the phone bears a 16-megapixel rear sensor paired with dual-tone LED flash and PDAF lens that sports f/2.0 aperture. The Nokia 6 2018 , when you look at it for the first time, doesn't look all that different from the original Nokia 6 . After a few leaks earlier, we now see the Nokia 6 (2018 ) official in China, with some upgrades to the predecessor having the same name. (more...)
Intel Chips Security Flaw to Slow Down Everything, Everyone Once Fixed
- January 06, 2018

These hardware bugs allow programs to steal data which is now processed on the computer. The company said as soon as they discovered the vulnerabilities, their security teams updated their systems and affected products to protect against the attacks. (more...)
EPS for Citrix Systems, Inc. (CTXS) Expected At $1.37
- January 06, 2018

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) has risen 4.70% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Cibc World Markets Corp decreased Citrix Sys Inc (CTXS) stake by 87.91% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Therefore 52% are positive. Among 23 analysts covering Citrix Systems Inc. Cowen & Co maintained Citrix Systems , Inc. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of $89.50. (more...)
This Soft, Self-Healing Robot Mimics How Human Muscles Move This Soft, Self-Healing Robot Mimics How Human Muscles Move
- January 06, 2018

These new parts, called hydraulically amplified self-healing electrostatic actuators (HASEL), can contract with precision and force similar to mammalian muscles, even outperforming humans at times. "The high voltage required for operation is a challenge for moving forward. However, we are already working on solving that problem and have designed devices in the lab that operate with a fifth of the voltage used in this paper". (more...)
HP announces new Chromebooks designed for education HP announces new Chromebooks designed for education
- January 06, 2018

Chromebook laptops are low-end computing devices that are meant for basic usage like document editing and Web browsing. HP has come up with its latest range of Chromebook laptops while the CES 2018 tech show is all set to commence in a few days. (more...)
Gabelli Comments on Weatherford International Plc's FY2020 Earnings (WFT)
- January 06, 2018

Weatherford International Plc (NYSE WFT ) traded up $0.02 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $3.69. The NASDAQ-listed company saw a recent bid of $87.11 on volume of 21.18 million shares. Howard Weil maintained the stock with "Sector Perform" rating in Friday, May 6 report. The company was maintained on Monday, July 17 by Jefferies. The firm has "Underperform" rating given on Tuesday, October 18 by Wedbush. (more...)
Morgan Stanley Initiates Coverage on Ctrip.Com International (CTRP)
- January 06, 2018

Fabrinet (NYSE:FN) has risen 8.67% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 4.50% the S&P500. Legal & General Group Plc grew its holdings in shares of Ctrip.Com International by 2.8% in the second quarter. Weight Watchers International, Inc. price was kept to a minimum $46.03 in intra-day trade and has returned 5.47% this year alone. Through the help of financial ratio analysis we can determine firm's upshot and its return to its investors. (more...)
Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CZR)'s Multiple Top Points to Lower Stock Risks
- January 06, 2018

Ahl Partners Llp increased Gamestop Corp New (GME) stake by 179.85% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. The Rwc Asset Management Llp holds 15,000 shares with $2.18 million value, down from 1.50 million last quarter. The stock of REX BIONICS PLC ORD 10P (LON:RXB) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, December 8 by Stifel Nicolaus. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. (more...)
Coal power given 2025 expiry date Coal power given 2025 expiry date
- January 06, 2018

As part of its efforts to meet the country's climate targets, Britain in 2015 announced it would end "unabated" coal-fired power generation by 2025. However, it is believed that it would be uneconomical for coal power plant owners to make such investment. (more...)
EPS for Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) Expected At $0.11
- January 06, 2018

The stock decreased 0.52% or $0.56 during the last trading session, reaching $106.47. About 728,811 shares traded. It has underperformed by 18.79% the S&P500. 563,229 are held by Wells Fargo & Mn. Maximum and minimum EPS estimate for the current quarter is projected at $0.24 and $0.12, respectively, according to 9 analysts. (more...)
Coldstream Capital Management Inc. Raises Holdings in Tesla Inc (TSLA)
- January 06, 2018

Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) has risen 23.87% since January 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. Andrew Sandler increased its stake in Citigroup Inc (C) by 132.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Apollo Commercial Real Est. Finance Inc (ARI) Downgraded by JMP Securities
- January 06, 2018

Therefore 43% are positive. Shares of Ares Commercial Real Estate Corp ( NYSE:ACRE ) opened at $12.79 on Wednesday. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Hold" on Friday, October 6. Alliancebernstein Limited Partnership holds 0.01% or 603,248 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE: ARI ). Ls Advisors holds 3,275 shares or 0% of its portfolio. (more...)
Ulta Beauty (ULTA) Shares Up 6.7% Ulta Beauty (ULTA) Shares Up 6.7%
- January 06, 2018

Blue Ridge Cap Ltd Com accumulated 4.39% or 1.08M shares. Jump Trading Llc decreased Twitter Inc (Put) (TWTR) stake by 67.56% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. In a transaction dated August 29, 2017, the shares were bought at an average price of $208, giving away a sum of $99,840. Several other analysts have also weighed in on ULTA. (more...)
USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall USA: Trump Asks For More Funds to Build Mexico Border Wall
- January 06, 2018

The Department of Homeland Security prepared the document for several senators who requested a detailed ask regarding the administration's border wall plans. The plan on border security came in response to a request by U.S. Sen. The official spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the plan has not been made public. (more...)
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (TMO) VP Sells $498666.82 in Stock
- January 06, 2018

The stock decreased 5.44% or $0.0228 during the last trading session, reaching $0.3965. About 35,439 shares traded. SunTrust Banks, Inc. (NYSE:STI) has risen 26.82% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $163.00 price objective on shares of Thermo Fisher Scientific in a research report on Wednesday, January 18th. (more...)
'PadMan' preponed! Will now release on this date 'PadMan' preponed! Will now release on this date
- January 06, 2018

He captioned it as, "Feeling nothing but enormous pride and gratitude while sharing this". Bollywood star Akshay Kumar next film " Padman " is all set to release on 26th January 2018. When the announcement of Kesari came, Ajay said that he will still make a film on The Battle of Saragarhi as he meant to. The film is a collaboration between Akshay and Karan Johar's Dharma Productions. (more...)
Samsung Notebook 7 Spin 2018 refresh adds stylus and bigger battery Samsung Notebook 7 Spin 2018 refresh adds stylus and bigger battery
- January 05, 2018

After announcing three laptops under the Notebook 9 series, Samsung has officially unveiled a new version of the Notebook 7 Spin . This is the Notebook 7 Spin with the 13.3-inch display that is getting revised and while the previous version had the i5-6200U chipset, the upgraded one for this year comes powered with the 8th-generation i5 processor, and that is coupled with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage. (more...)
Jio revises plans, Rs 149 recharge will now offer 1GB per day Jio revises plans, Rs 149 recharge will now offer 1GB per day
- January 05, 2018

Jio's other four plans will be offering 50% more data benefits which have tariffs of Rs 198, Rs 398, Rs 448 and Rs 498. Airtel has revised its Rs 799 plan and users will now be getting unlimited local and national calls along with free roaming, 100 local and national SMS per day and 3.5GB 3G or 4G data per day. (more...)
Google has sold one Google Home device every second since October Google has sold one Google Home device every second since October
- January 05, 2018

That growth isn't slowing down either, as more and more smart home devices are picking up support, and even more are being released, especially as we approach CES. The company promises "more things in store for the Assistant" including a Playground showing "new integrations, devices, and the newest ways you can use your Assistant". (more...)