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Electronics LG announces its 2018 speaker lineup ahead of CES
Author: 0 LG announces its 2018 speaker lineup ahead of CES

The sound bar includes multiple speakers, including "powerful up-firing speakers", which can be adjusted according to the ceiling height in the room. A unique aspect of the technology is that unique "sound objects" can be precisely placed anywhere in a three-dimensional space for an immersive sound from all directions.

Electronics NORAD takes calls from kids awaiting Santa for 62nd year
Author: 0 NORAD takes calls from kids awaiting Santa for 62nd year

Nick. Before NORAD was formed, when it was still the Continental Air Defence Command (CONAD), a newspaper misprinted a Sears Roebuck & Co. advertisement containing the phone number for children to call in to talk to Santa . Each year, on the eve of Christmas, website visitors can watch Santa make preparations for his flight. Time-space fluctuations may account for these differences, so don't worry if you're watching Santa on Google and NORAD and the results look different.

Author: 0 Snapchat Wants You To Share Your Stories Everywhere

The idea behind Stories Everywhere is to accelerate user growth for Snapchat , which has been stalling. Sourcing a person familiar with the matter, livestreaming news network Cheddar reported that the Stories Everywhere feature would allow Snapchat Stories to be shared in other applications and on the web.

Author: 0 Cubist Systematic Strategies LLC Buys 7780 Shares of Intel Co

About 155,640 shares traded. Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX) has risen 32.26% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. Jericho Cap Asset Mngmt Lp has 565,858 shares. Aimz Invest Ltd Liability Company invested in 0.39% or 13,850 shares. Goldman Sachs Grp Inc holds 0% or 433,757 shares.

Author: 0 NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA), Coty Inc. (COTY) — Stocks Trend Prediction

The stock decreased 1.11% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $22.25. About 67,603 shares traded. It has outperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. The Pennsylvania-based Pnc Fin Services Gp has invested 0.02% in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ). Ameriprise Fincl Incorporated has 6.47 million shares for 0.42% of their portfolio.

Electronics MINI gets ultra-personal with 3D printing
Author: 0 MINI gets ultra-personal with 3D printing

You order the parts from the Customiser at a specially developed new online shop; the parts are then made for you in your chosen design and colour, and shipped to you, for fitting by you or your friendly local BMW dealer. All the Mini Yours Customised products are built at a production facility in Germany. The process is reasonably simple. The custom parts will arrive within a few weeks and all you need to do is to remove the easily detachable parts and replace them with the new ones.

Author: 0 Alyeska Investment Group LP Reduces Position in Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co (GT)

Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INFI) has declined 60.96% since December 26, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.50% the S&P500. Jefferies has "Hold" rating and $40.0 target. The firm has "Neutral" rating by given on Tuesday, June 14. Beck Mack & Oliver Llc bought 257,150 shares as the company's stock declined 6.73% while stock markets rallied.

Electronics Huawei's 2018 roadmap leaked, P20 to launch early next year
Author: 0 Huawei's 2018 roadmap leaked, P20 to launch early next year

The company launched a whole range of smartphones throughout the year, having unveiled a couple of handsets in this month itself. Additionally, the report also mentions that two other smartphones, with codenames Maya and Salina, will be launched by Huawei in the first quarter of 2018.

Electronics Liberia Polls: Soccer Legend Weah, vp Boakai Face off
Author: 0 Liberia Polls: Soccer Legend Weah, vp Boakai Face off

Almost 2.2 million Liberians who casted their votes are now eagerly awaiting the results of the presidential runoff which will be released in a few days. On Tuesday polling stations displayed voter lists as a mark of transparency. Weah topped the first round of voting with 38.4% while Boakai came second with 28.8%.

Electronics WhatsApp will STOP working on these phones, are YOU affected?
Author: 0 WhatsApp will STOP working on these phones, are YOU affected?

Windows Phone 8.0 was a stellar operating system that did not get the love it deserved from Microsoft - a sad, unloved child that got lost in the war between iOS and Android . WhatsApp is used by over a billion people worldwide - a large number of whom presumably have a phone that is going to be incompatible on 31 December.

Electronics Cash Me Ousside Struggle Rapper Pays Off Mom's Mortgage
Author: 0 Cash Me Ousside Struggle Rapper Pays Off Mom's Mortgage

While Danielle Bregoli AKA The "Catch Me Outside" girl doesn't have the best reputation on the Internet, for Christmas she did earn a few points for her kind gesture. "Use this for whatever you want or just pay for the house". She also went on to enjoy success in the field of music under her rapper stage name, Bhad Bhabie .

Electronics WhatsApp to drop BlackBerry, Windows Phone OS
Author: 0 WhatsApp to drop BlackBerry, Windows Phone OS

Then your phone will be supported until 31 December 2018. Clarifying the development, WhatsApp said the messaging platform will stop working on any kind of support for the old mobile operating systems from the given dates. Since 2009, WhatsApp has continued to roll out new and improved features from end-to-end encryption , video calling and verified accounts to the ability to delete messages and share your location in real-time.

Electronics Falling iPhone Sales Has Apple Investors Spooked
Author: 0 Falling iPhone Sales Has Apple Investors Spooked

As a result, shares of Apple took a hit today with the stock trading down almost 5% at the time of this writing. That's according to Sinolink Securities analyst Zhang Bin, who said in a Monday note to clients Apple might sell "only" 35 million iPhones in its first quarter of next year - which would come in almost 12 million devices below Q4 shipments.

Electronics Oppo A75, A75s launched with 6-inch 18:9 displays
Author: 0 Oppo A75, A75s launched with 6-inch 18:9 displays

The Oppo A75 is priced at TWD 10,990 (~ Rs. 23,506) whereas the Oppo A75s costs TWD 11,990 (~ Rs. 24,850). There is no update regarding launch and availability in other markets. The Oppo A83 is a double SIM (GSM+GSM) cell phone and runs Color OS 3.2-in light of best of Android 7.1 Nougat. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, USB OTG, 3G and 4G.

Author: 0 General Motors Company (GM) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages

After $1.32 actual EPS reported by General Motors Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -2.27% negative EPS growth. Blue Chip Partners Inc who had been investing in Ford Mtr Co Del for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $50.07 billion market cap company.

Electronics Celebrating 62nd Anniversary NORAD Tracks Santa for Christmas 2017
Author: 0 Celebrating 62nd Anniversary NORAD Tracks Santa for Christmas 2017

The Santa Tracker has traditionally been put on by the North American Aerospace Defense Command - also known as NORAD - since the mid-1950's. Starting at 2:01 a.m. NORAD, an organization charged with the air defense of the United States and Canada, stumbled into the Santa-tracking business by accident. Children around the world can call the Avaya-powered Santa tracking hotline at 1-877-HI-NORAD, to speak with NORAD Santa tracking experts.

Electronics Google eyeing brick and mortar stores in India to push Pixel
Author: 0 Google eyeing brick and mortar stores in India to push Pixel

According to a report in The Economic Times , Google is getting ready to open brick and mortar stores in India to improve the sales of its Pixel devices, said people who are familiar with the matter. It is believed that Google's new store will be able to offer customers the crucial important hand-on experience of the premium Pixel phones. "They got a flavour of how physical stores are also important because you can't explain numerous features online, " said a top executive at a mall ...

Author: 0 Orrin Hatch Says He's 'Grateful' for Biting Editorial That Suggested He Resign

Hatch responded to the newspaper's decision on Twitter , writing that he is "grateful for this great Christmas honor from the Salt Lake Tribune ". The journal castigates President Donald Trump's decision to minimize the Grand Staircase-Escalante and Bears Ears national monuments as "anti-environmental, anti-Native American and...anti-business" while being "a favor done in return for Hatch's support of the president...

Electronics Nintendo Switch Online Paid Subscription Pushed Back to Fall 2018
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Online Paid Subscription Pushed Back to Fall 2018

Unlike the Xbox One and PS4 which experienced huge price drops for Black Friday, Nintendo chose to sell the Switch at MSRP. How will it perform against the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and will Nintendo be able to keep up with the massive Nintendo Switch demand? Unfortunately, for the first several months since its March 3 launch, Nintendo was simply unable to roll out enough supply.

Electronics Suit: Apple slowed iPhones, forcing owners to buy new ones
Author: 0 Suit: Apple slowed iPhones, forcing owners to buy new ones

A law firm in Chicago claims that Apple is in violation of business laws by partaking in deceptive business practices in the state of IL, and thus also in IN and North Carolina. In this week's top stories: Apple confirms that it slows down older iPhones , the iMac Pro starts arriving to customers, drone footage shows Apple Park starting to live up to its name, and more.

Electronics Xiaomi Mi A1 Android Oreo beta update enables fast charging and more
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1 Android Oreo beta update enables fast charging and more

Until now, Xiaomi has rolled three OTA beta updates, and the stable update roll out is around the corner. It's Xiaomi's first Android One device, meaning it runs completely stock Android with no modifications. Following the update, the Mi A1 will receive Oreo features including picture-in-picture, autofill, smart text selection, notification dots, among other things.

Electronics Indian Army Kills Top JeM Commander In Kashmir
Author: 0 Indian Army Kills Top JeM Commander In Kashmir

In the following encounter, the wanted Jaish terrorist Noor Mohammad Tantray killed. "The Divisional Commander of JeM Noor Mohammad Tantrey alias Noor Trali was killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Samboora area of Pulwama", an Army official said.

Electronics WhatsApp to stop working on two major platforms on Dec 31
Author: 0 WhatsApp to stop working on two major platforms on Dec 31

Last year, WhatsApp announced that it is ending support for a number of devices. Till date, the app has stopped functioning on the iPhone 3GS/iOS 6, Windows Phone 7, Android 2.1 and Android 2.2, and Nokia Symbian S60. With a user base in billions, WhatsApp is the most popular messaging app on the planet. The PiP feature enables users to multitask while taking a video call.

Electronics Catherine: Full Body confirmed for United Kingdom release with first trailer
Author: 0 Catherine: Full Body confirmed for United Kingdom release with first trailer

Atlus didn't announce any platforms with the Western localization of Catherine: Full Body this morning, but an email from the company may have slipped up a possible Switch version for the West. While some people have expressed cautious optimism about trans representation in Catherine , others aren't so hopeful. A variety of visual novels have become huge hits on Steam, and Catherine's smorgasbord of genres does include being a visual novel of sorts, given that large parts of the game ...

Electronics First astronaut to walk in space without a tether dies age 80
Author: 0 First astronaut to walk in space without a tether dies age 80

Former NASA astronaut Bruce McCandless II, mission specialist on the STS-41B and STS-31 missions, died December 21, 2017, at the age of 80. He flew as a mission specialist on two space shuttle missions. He saw duty on the aircraft carriers Forrestal and Enterprise, including the latter's role in the 1962 Cuban blockade. McCandless orbited at 18,000mph (29,000km/h), using a hefty jet pack to propel himself away from and then back towards the Space Shuttle.

Electronics OnePlus might face a lawsuit over its face unlock feature
Author: 0 OnePlus might face a lawsuit over its face unlock feature

To start with, Android 8.0 Oreo has started rolling out in the form of Oxygen OS 5.0 to some OnePlus 5 users. Meanwhile, a stable Android Oreo update has been released for OnePlus 5 . The company also said during the launch that the face unlock feature is not as secure as finger print and have to depend on finger print scanner for payments.

Electronics Shoppers make last-minute Christmas purchases at The Marketplace Mall
Author: 0 Shoppers make last-minute Christmas purchases at The Marketplace Mall

The week leading up to Christmas is critical for stores, accounting for more than 20 percent of traffic for the overall season, says ShopperTrak, which monitors foot traffic. Still, Macapinlac said they've had a decent amount of holiday sales. Not every shopper at the mall was shopping for loved ones. "Especially with New Year's resolutions coming up, a lot of people are buying protein powder, fat-burners and pre-workout", he said.

Electronics Apple admits that it degrades older iPhones over time
Author: 0 Apple admits that it degrades older iPhones over time

The barrage of lawsuits comes after a brutal week of bad software problems that Apple's Phil Schiller tried to slough off as just a bad week. Eliezer Rabinovits and Victor Mazzeo of NY have filed a class action against Apple regarding the slowing iPhone battery issue.

Electronics Amazon 10.or D launched; here's everything about its price and specs
Author: 0 Amazon 10.or D launched; here's everything about its price and specs

This is similar to the Redmi 5A and will look to challenge Xiaomi's budget smartphone in the online space. As part of the introductory offer the company will be selling first five million units at a discount of Rs 1,000. It runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat and is Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor coupled with 2GB/3GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB built-in storage. The 10.or D will come with a 13 megapixel rear camera paired with an LED flash.

Author: 0 $0.45 EPS Expected for Schlumberger Limited (SLB)

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMAT) has risen 121.40% since December 24, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.87% the S&P500. Macnealy Hoover Investment Management Inc increased its stake in Schlumberger Ltd ( SLB ) by 180.55% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Electronics Turkey dismisses more than 2700 over terror links
Author: 0 Turkey dismisses more than 2700 over terror links

Also, according to the government decree, No. 696, people who were imprisoned over "offenses against Constitutional order" are now required to wear dusty orange and gray jumpsuits. According to the decrees, numbered 695 and 696, these civilians can no longer be held liable for any criminal or civil wrongdoings committed on the night of the coup attempt and the following weeks.

Author: 0 Future Chromebooks may run on Qualcomm Snapdragon 845

At the unveiling of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 earlier this month, Microsoft and Qualcomm announced "always-connected" Windows 10 notebook PCs with LTE support and batteries that last throughout the day. Whereas, the first Windows 10 on ARM systems powered by the Snapdragon 845 chipset will be launched in the second half of next year, says Qualcomm executive vice president Cristiano Amon.

Author: 0 YouTube Pushes Out Update To Allow Better Viewing of Vertical Videos

We all hold a smartphone vertically and to watch a video in full screen, we have to rotate it so we can have a full view of the video on our phones. YouTube had announced the arrival of this feature on IOS back in August itself. But, as of now, we will still see a bit confusion transition from the black bands to proper vertical videos. The company has shared an official Tweet through their handle on Twitter.

Electronics House Democrats rally to protect Special Counsel Mueller
Author: 0 House Democrats rally to protect Special Counsel Mueller

In recent weeks, Jordan has played a leading role in the ongoing, seemingly concerted effort to discredit Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation - an effort aided by prominent Fox News personalities who are personally close to Trump, along with House Republicans like Jordan.

Electronics All eyes to the skies to track Santa's Christmas Eve flight
Author: 0 All eyes to the skies to track Santa's Christmas Eve flight

While all eyes will be on the skies searching for Santa's sleigh on Christmas Eve, the men and women of NORAD know exactly where the jolly old elf is - and they'll tell you if you ask! NORAD Tracks Santa has delighted generations of families all over the world! Once there, you'll find an online winter wonderland packed with games including Present Bounce, Gumball Tilt, Rudolph Racer and Santa Selfie.

Electronics Ubisoft Removes Star Trek: Bridge Crew's VR Requirement
Author: 0 Ubisoft Removes Star Trek: Bridge Crew's VR Requirement

In addition to Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and PlayStation VR, people can now play it on PlayStation 4 and PC after a free update - instead of hand controls, you can use either a controller or a mouse and keyboard. Through the latest patch, VR is no longer a mandatory component of gameplay. According to a Steam Community post the update is being delivered by way of a "broad compatibility patch" that "enables non-VR play as well as adding enhanced support for Windows Mixed Reality headsets".

Electronics Lawsuit Filed Against Apple For Slowing Down Older iPhones
Author: 0 Lawsuit Filed Against Apple For Slowing Down Older iPhones

District Court for the Central District of California. Apple has not commented on the lawsuit . Apple claims the reasoning is because it was to prevent older phones suddenly shutting down due to inexplicable issues. That being said many Apple fans will buy the latest iPhone regardless of the current state of their iPhone , as Apple's brand appeal remains very strong.

Author: 0 The Steam Winter Sale Is Happening Now

As usual, hundreds of games of all genres and quality levels are on discount. Gamers have more or less two weeks to get their hands on thousands of discounted titles. Voting for prize Awards Steam will last till 4 January. As of this writing, you may cast your vote for Choices Matter, which consists of games that present the gamer with choices that ultimately affect the storyline or gameplay.

Electronics 1.8M Ram trucks being recalled for shifter problem
Author: 0 1.8M Ram trucks being recalled for shifter problem

It includes certain 2010 through 2017 Ram 2500 and 3500 pickups and 2011 through 2017 Ram 3500 , 4500 and 5500 chassis cabs. Trucks manufactured in 2017, even though they may be of the model year, are not part of the recall. A previous recall was issued for an unrelated problem in September over a fire hazard. "We urge customers to use their parking brakes, as recommended, and to ensure that child occupants are not left unattended" until the remedy is available and installed, he said.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Raised to Buy at Citigroup

The stock increased 1.26% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $18.49. The retailer reported $1.00 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.97 by $0.03. Huber Capital Management Llc increased Wal ( WMT ) stake by 17.51% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. As per Friday, November 17, the company rating was maintained by BMO Capital Markets.

Electronics Apple admits slowing down older iPhones because of batteries
Author: 0 Apple admits slowing down older iPhones because of batteries

In a statement released to The Verge , Apple said it was throttling to prevent devices from "unexpectedly shutting down" and "to protect its electronic components". Some owners of the iPhone 6 and 6s noticed their phones became noticeably sluggish after the update, but it wasn't until the last few weeks that a "fix" was discovered .

Electronics Apple is facing lawsuits over its policy of slowing down older iPhones
Author: 0 Apple is facing lawsuits over its policy of slowing down older iPhones

The feature was confirmed after an iPhone 6s user posted images of a performance test to web forum Reddit , which showed an increase in their phone's benchmark performance score after the battery had been replaced. Apple has said these older devices that have a degraded battery are slowed down to stop the handsets randomly rebooting. But no. Fast-forward a year - or perhaps crawl forward a year, depending on whether you've got one of those phones whose CPUs turned out to have been ...

Electronics Apple finally admits it deliberately slows down old iPhones
Author: 0 Apple finally admits it deliberately slows down old iPhones

Apple has admitted slowing down old iPhone devices with low-capacity batteries, saying it is a way of protecting the devices' components. "Our goal is to deliver the best experience for customers, which includes overall performance and prolonging the life of their devices".

Electronics Western Australian Police seize file 1.2 tonnes of meth
Author: 0 Western Australian Police seize file 1.2 tonnes of meth

Another two men from South Australia, both aged 37, were arrested at a hotel in Hillarys, in northern Perth, for their alleged involvement in the drug syndicate. It said it began working with foreign agencies after receiving intelligence a few months ago that an global drug cartel meant to smuggle drugs from Myanmar and China to nearby countries.

Author: 0 Analyst's Ratings : Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Shares of Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Trading volume for Sirius XM Holdings Inc . was 24.86 Million in its previous trading session. SIRI has been the subject of a number of recent research reports. Whittier Trust Co Of Nevada holds 7,444 shares. Are Sirius XM Holdings Inc . Delta Asset Mngmt Lc Tn invested in 1,000 shares. 884.13 million shares or 3.66% less from 917.75 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.

Author: 0 Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) a Specialty Retail, Other Company

Shares of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ( BABA ) traded up $2.68 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $175.32. Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA ) has risen 57.33% since December 22, 2016 and is uptrending. Over the past twelve months, Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA)'s stock was 99.66%. Robert W. Baird has "Buy" rating and $325.0 target. UBS maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, August 18 report.

Electronics Blake Bortles fires back at Jadeveon Clowney's
Author: 0 Blake Bortles fires back at Jadeveon Clowney's "trash" comment

Bortles has been called a lot worse throughout the years, which is exactly why Clowney's statements didn't phase the veteran quarterback, who is focused on winning the division this week. The Jaguars are 3-0 in those games and suddenly, they're heading back to the postseason for the first time since 2007 . Calling a player trash after he drops over 300 yards and three touchdowns on you was foolish in itself, but Clowney set himself up to get beat by Bortles twice in a single week.

Electronics Apple Finally Reveals Why Older iPhones Suddenly Become Slow
Author: 0 Apple Finally Reveals Why Older iPhones Suddenly Become Slow

Lithium-ion becomes less capable after hundreds of charges, which can result in phones randomly shutting down. In a statement this afternoon , Apple explained that this "feature" was first implemented with the iPhone 6 , iPhone 6s , and iPhone SE past year and most recently came to the iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2.