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Electronics President Buhari meets Obasanjo in Adis Ababa
Author: 0 President Buhari meets Obasanjo in Adis Ababa

In his statement, the ex-president also called for a movement he tagged "Coalition of Nigeria, which he offered to be part of, to wrest power from the current ruling class "to lift the Nigeria up". He cited a report that revealed that the African continent lost $50 billion annually to illicit flow of capital and stated that the manifestation of corruption in Africa was a demonstration of need for strong leadership.

Electronics Holocaust Day marked at Auschwitz
Author: 0 Holocaust Day marked at Auschwitz

As a diplomatic row brewed on the day the world marked International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Poland's charge d'affaires to Israel has been summoned to the foreign ministry on Sunday, the ministry said. The measure is meant to apply to both Polish citizens and foreigners. The measure has passed Poland's lower house and is likely to be approved in the senate, but will need the president's signature to be passed into law.

Electronics Sports Deal Puts EA's 'Madden NFL' on ESPN, Disney XD
Author: 0 Sports Deal Puts EA's 'Madden NFL' on ESPN, Disney XD

Announced ahead of this weekend, EA and the NFL are set to team up with both ESPN and Disney XD for the exclusive broadcasting rights to the upcoming EA Sports Madden NFL 18 Championship Series. "We are also thrilled to be the first major professional sports league to have every team represented in a premier esports event". Fans can watch ESPNEWS starting on Saturday, January 27 to see the quarterfinal action.

Electronics Sea of Thieves closed beta is extended for two more days
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves closed beta is extended for two more days

The 45 second video explains how players that missed out on the beta can still participate and join the rest of their pirate friends on the high seas. However, we have enabled players who have pre-ordered digitally to acquire the game through the Xbox Insider Hub app on Xbox One or Windows 10. This means the Closed Beta will now end on Wednesday, January 31st at 8 a.m.

Electronics Wall Street to grill Intel on chip security flaws
Author: 0 Wall Street to grill Intel on chip security flaws

Krzanich said Intel has made progress on patching exposed computer systems, but said he's "acutely aware that we have more to do". "They had all these bullets flying at them with these chip flaws, but when I look at these numbers, it's a blowout across all metrics", said Daniel Morgan, a fund manager with Synovus Trust, which holds Intel shares.

Electronics Google Bulletin Will Provide Hyperlocal News Medium To Reach The Masses
Author: 0 Google Bulletin Will Provide Hyperlocal News Medium To Reach The Masses

This hyperlocal news sourcing and highlighting is to be called " Bulletin ". It will be interesting to see the quality of and how much visibility hyperlocal news can get by having Bulletin stories visible through Google search. For example, if a storm has just rolled through and wiped out access to a local road, you could post about it on Bulletin with video, photos or text to help get the word out so others could take an alternate route to work or simply avoid a unsafe situation.

Electronics Mueller interviewed Facebook staffer who worked on Trump campaign, report says
Author: 0 Mueller interviewed Facebook staffer who worked on Trump campaign, report says

Trump rescinded the order after McGahn threatened to resign, according to the story. "Typical New York Times ", he told reporters while entering the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. "It's a manifestation of the media". The White House did not immediately comment on the New York Times report , which cited four unnamed sources. Mark Warner, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, said, "Firing the special counsel is a red line that the President can not ...

Electronics Trump says he to reconsider TPP trade deal if it's 'substantially better'
Author: 0 Trump says he to reconsider TPP trade deal if it's 'substantially better'

Following Trump's remarks, the dollar all but erased its decline that was spurred the day before when Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said a weak dollar is beneficial to the USA economy. Congress late a year ago as a positive sign of growth and investment, according to a Reuters reporter who was present. Trump did, however, declare that his administration would consider negotiating Pacific trade agreements "either individually or perhaps as a group, if it is in the interests of all".

Electronics For Honor season five kicks off next month with dedicated servers
Author: 0 For Honor season five kicks off next month with dedicated servers

Perhaps most importantly, Season 5 will also coincide with the highly anticipated rollout of the dedicated servers upgrade. By changing the way you connect to For Honor matches, the development team is doing away with resyncing, session migrations, and NAT requirements in order to deliver stable connectivity on all platforms.

Electronics Ubisoft changes Rainbow Six Siege pricing system as patch 4.2 goes live
Author: 0 Ubisoft changes Rainbow Six Siege pricing system as patch 4.2 goes live

The structure of Rainbow Six Siege's pricing has been the subject of a lot of debate, with the cheaper Starter Edition making the game accessible, but also much harder to obtain new operators in the process. This means the extra $20 is exclusively tied to the 10 Outbreak packs. These packs cost 300 credits each, and players get four packs the first time they log into the new mode.

Electronics Regional HUD Official in Twitter Feud with Journalist
Author: 0 Regional HUD Official in Twitter Feud with Journalist

Both tweets also included apologies to HUD Secretary Ben Carson and President Trump. Ryan said on CNN that news organizations have had "the Federal Bureau of Investigation and local police on speed dial" to handle threats against reporters since Trump began his attacks on journalists and labeling any negative reports on his administration "fake news".

Electronics New Wireless Charging iPhone SE Expected by June
Author: 0 New Wireless Charging iPhone SE Expected by June

However, to keep costs down and sell the iPhone X SE at a lower price point, Apple will have to make certain design compromises. Digitimes may have visibility into iPhone prototypes but it seems unlikely they would know - at this stage - what Apple is planning to mass produce.

Electronics Xiaomi Launches Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus in Taiwan
Author: 0 Xiaomi Launches Redmi 5 and Redmi 5 Plus in Taiwan

Interestingly, this 4GB model also comes with the same 32GB of internal storage space like the 3GB model. Naturally, the smartphone will keep its large display. The latest leak regarding the Redmi Note 5 claims the budget Android smartphone will start at 1499 yuan (Rs.15,000 approx.) in China for the base variant with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of onboard storage.

Electronics Facebook is up and running after hit with outage worldwide
Author: 0 Facebook is up and running after hit with outage worldwide

More than 1,800 Facebook users reported that the site was down around 1 pm. Down Detector is an independent outage monitor that tracks outages across the globe by monitoring social mentions are specific topics. Earlier today, our own Sunderland Echo page experienced problems. "Is Facebook down? too many things I need to work have gone down this week". But it also apparently asks some users to finish the statement "I usually sleep with..." in order "to help friends get to know you", ...

Author: 0 Adobe lifts earnings forecast on tax reform boost

WPX Energy, Inc. (NYSE:WPX) has risen 29.74% since January 23, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. Family Capital Trust Co decreased its stake in Adobe Sys Inc ( ADBE ) by 3.42% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Electronics CNN Drops $25 Million Investment in YouTube Star Casey Neistat's 'Beme' App
Author: 0 CNN Drops $25 Million Investment in YouTube Star Casey Neistat's 'Beme' App

The next question is what's going to happen to the Beme staff? Beme , which was launched in 2015, was created to allow users to share photos without the need to look into the screen and press the "capture" button. Neistat confided to BuzzFeed news that he could never figure out a workable strategy for Beme News and, as he grew increasingly frustrated, he basically checked out.

Electronics India, ASEAN to deepen cooperation in combating terrorism in all its forms
Author: 0 India, ASEAN to deepen cooperation in combating terrorism in all its forms

The parade ceremony will commence at the Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate, where the Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lead the nation in paying homage to the martyrs by laying a wreath. India enjoys the advantage of geography and some countries in the region see it as an alternative to China. Earlier the Prime Minister attended a dialogue session with the leaders of Asean and India, themed on maritime and security cooperation.

Electronics Damien Chazelle to Write, Direct Straight-to-Series Drama for Apple
Author: 0 Damien Chazelle to Write, Direct Straight-to-Series Drama for Apple

Apple has added another high-profile scripted series to its rapidly growing portfolio. Meanwhile, Chazelle is also working on the Netflix musical series The Eddy , where he will direct two episodes and serve as executive producer. This new original series is just the latest notch in Apple's belt. Others include include a reboot of Steven Spielberg's anthology series " Amazing Stories ", an unnamed Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston's morning show drama , Octavia Spencer's " ...

Electronics BMW 8 Series undergoes endurance testing phase
Author: 0 BMW 8 Series undergoes endurance testing phase

While the competition-spec auto certainly gives us plenty to see, there is still some mystery surrounding the road-going version of BMW's new 8 Series . BMW is gearing up for the weekend appearance of the high-performance M8 in GTE form at the Rolex 24 At Daytona, and usually such performance motorsport models are introduced later than the production version.

Electronics Dead Cells Coming to Switch, PS4, and Xbox One later in 2018
Author: 0 Dead Cells Coming to Switch, PS4, and Xbox One later in 2018

Dead Cells by Motion Twin exemplifies the service working as intended, as it has allowed the company to garner enough interest in a multi-platform release. "Most of us have some form of console and all of us have fond memories from 'back in the day, ' so there's that kind of geek dream come true vibe to it all ...

Electronics Every iPhone User Must Pay Immediate Attention To The Upcoming iOS Update
Author: 0 Every iPhone User Must Pay Immediate Attention To The Upcoming iOS Update

Apple brings new updates to ARKit and range of other features like - new Animojis, battery enhancements, and also introduces new health records feature with the new iOS 11 .3 update . What's more, users will be able to see if that power management feature is turned on, and toggle it off if they so choose. The health records data is encrypted and protected with a passcode.

Author: 0 Apple announces iOS 11.3 previews for iPhone, iPad users

With Business Chat , it's easy to have a conversation with a service representative, schedule an appointment or make purchases using Apple Pay in the Messages app. Health Records was created based on Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR), an industry-wide data standard for transferring medical records online, according to Apple.

Electronics Google will let you mute those annoying ads that stalk you
Author: 0 Google will let you mute those annoying ads that stalk you

Google isn't the first Silicon Valley giant to crack down on ad tracking. You visit Snow Boot Co.'s website, add a pair of boots to your shopping cart, but you don't buy them because you want to keep looking around. Google says that it's now offering users the ability to mute reminder ads in apps and on websites. Reminder ads is just Google's consumer-facing term for retargeting or remarketing ads, and it encompasses dynamic remarketing ads as well.

Electronics Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) receives consensus rating of 2.00
Author: 0 Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) receives consensus rating of 2.00

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCAU) recently closed with rise of 13.60% to its 20-Day Simple Moving Average. 6,577,000 shares of the company's stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 8,575,138. Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $38.19 Billion for the current quarter. These Revenue projections are a consensus of 2 Analysts.

Author: 0 Comparing Valuation And Performance: DowDuPont Inc. (DWDP), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Watching some historical volatility numbers on shares of Norbord Inc. Quanex Building Products Corporation (NYSE:NX) has risen 12.06% since January 25, 2017 and is uptrending. Its down 0.37, from 1.53 in 2017Q2. Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Alliancebernstein LP holds 0.4% or 2.13 million shares.

Electronics Apple reworking iBooks app to get back into the digital books
Author: 0 Apple reworking iBooks app to get back into the digital books

It would also mark a potential comeback for Apple after the US Justice Department sued the company and publishers for working together to raise book prices and fined Apple $450 million . More references to audiobooks confirm improvements in that area for the new Books app. This new app will have tabs where you can view the books you're now reading, along with a tab dedicated to audiobooks.

Electronics PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds passes 4m players on Xbox One
Author: 0 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds passes 4m players on Xbox One

PT. Check out the announcement below. Via a new community update , PUBG Corp . stated that they're 'always working towards optimizing our gameplay environment.' They noted that the team will be testing out a new anti-cheating system so players may experience a few performance issues.

Electronics Disney is giving 125000 of its employees $1000 each
Author: 0 Disney is giving 125000 of its employees $1000 each

The number of shares now owned by investors are 1.51 bln. The median estimate represents a 8.01% increase from the last price. About 786,191 shares traded. Therefore 58% are positive. The stock has "Hold" rating by BMO Capital Markets on Thursday, July 6. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS ) gross margin percentage stands at 45% while its operating margin for the past trailing twelve month is 25.1 percent and its overall profit margin (ttm) is 16.3 Percent.

Author: 0 Jag Capital Management LLC Decreases Stake in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System now owns 1,005,178 shares of the company's stock valued at $64,844,000 after purchasing an additional 34,070 shares in the last quarter. M&R Capital Management Inc decreased its stake in General Electric Co Com (GE) by 12.95% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT) Position Lifted by Ameriprise Financial Inc

Volume in the last session has decreased compared with UN's average trading volume. Overall, 701398 shares exchanged hands versus its average volume of $883.13 Million. Dnb Asset Management As has 77,953 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Insiders ownership held at 0.90%. Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 18 insider sales for $1.67 billion activity.

Electronics Tinder security flaws may cause danger!
Author: 0 Tinder security flaws may cause danger!

This means that Tinder users who care about their privacy would be smart not to connect to the app when on a public WiFi network. Hackers could even blackmail users if they get a user's sexual preferences and other private information. The security research firm, in order to demonstrate the vulnerability, designed an application called the Tinder Drift. Tinder encrypts other information within the app, but it was possible for researchers to figure out patterns that correlate to ...

Electronics Fitbit Is Expanding Pebble Smartwatch Support Until June
Author: 0 Fitbit Is Expanding Pebble Smartwatch Support Until June

Previously, Fitbit stated that it would support Pebble software until the end of 2017 . For those who want to continue on with Pebble's legacy, Fitbit is offering Pebble owners who can provide a valid serial number a $US50 ($62) discount on a new Fitbit Iconic device.

Electronics Closed Beta for Sea of Thieves begins today
Author: 0 Closed Beta for Sea of Thieves begins today

We'll update this story with any further developments. Both the official Sea of Thieves forum and the game's subreddit are filled with complaints from beta invitees who are unable to get the game to play. The developers have been working on a fix for the issue all day, so hopefully everyone will be able to sail the open seas soon enough, perhaps even a bit longer than planned if the beta gets extended.

Electronics Tesla Driver Blames Autopilot for Fire Truck Collision
Author: 0 Tesla Driver Blames Autopilot for Fire Truck Collision

A tweet by the local firefighter's union Monday showed a photo of a Tesla Model S with its nose wedged under the back end of a fire truck and its hood badly wrinkled. Level 5 vehicles can operate autonomously in almost all circumstances. General Motors Co. past year began equipping some Cadillacs with its Super Cruise system that allows for going hands-free on the highway.

Electronics Ghost Recon Wildlands' New Loot Boxes Detailed
Author: 0 Ghost Recon Wildlands' New Loot Boxes Detailed

These two loot box traits are ones that Ubisoft was sure to put up-and-front when describing the new loot box Battle Crates when the feature was announced, a smart move given the animosity towards loot boxes at the moment. The aforementioned Spec Ops Crate will include items that are specifically designed for Ghost Recon: Wildlands' single-player and co-op modes, with there being various weapons in both the Epic and Exotic variety, as well as vehicles and cosmetics.

Electronics LG Electronics to hike washing machine prices in USA after steep tariffs
Author: 0 LG Electronics to hike washing machine prices in USA after steep tariffs

In 2017, the government issued anti-dumping orders against Samsung and LG for their production of washing machines made in China, only to see the companies move production to Vietnam and Thailand to avoid penalties. "We will meet the demands if more dryers are needed at our Marion plant", Spira said. "In my opinion, Samsung and LG should consider a withdrawal of their plants from the United States, and should not yield to Trump", he said.

Electronics Tesla boss Elon Musk may receive the world's biggest bonus
Author: 0 Tesla boss Elon Musk may receive the world's biggest bonus

Then again, no one imagined Tesla would be worth almost $60 billion today. Indeed Musk, worth an estimated $21.5 billion, will once again refuse his annual paycheck of $56,000 - California minimum wage - in 2018 and the decade thereafter. For months a year ago, Musk said he expected Tesla to produce 5,000 Model 3s a week by the end of 2017 and now the deadline has been pushed to June. The unusual package is based entirely on performance, guaranteeing no salary and no bonus, and requires Musk ...

Electronics 2 militants killed in encounter in J&K; teenage boy dies in crossfire
Author: 0 2 militants killed in encounter in J&K; teenage boy dies in crossfire

Two terrorists were killed in the ensuing gun-battle, an Army official said. "Search is still going on", tweeted Vaid. "Security forces are on the job", a police official said. "Blood of #Kashmir's youth being spilled mercilessly and with impunity!" Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, also tweeted, "Distressed to hear of two girls critically injured & a young boy who lost his life in clashes at Shopian".

Electronics UK 'old boys' club rocked by sexual misconduct accusations
Author: 0 UK 'old boys' club rocked by sexual misconduct accusations

For 33 years, the club has hosted a "men only" event to benefit "worthy children's causes". Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of advertising firm WPP, has said it is withdrawing support for the Presidents Club Charity Dinner after allegations of sexual misconduct at the 2018 event.

Electronics Year-old North Carolina girl dies days after flu diagnosis
Author: 0 Year-old North Carolina girl dies days after flu diagnosis

Cary girl, 6, dies days after flu diagnosisEmily's parents said they're sharing her tragic story in the hopes that it will encourage people to vaccinate themselves and their children. Paramedics came rapidly in the wake of calling 911 again and attempted to do mouth to mouth, however when they got to the clinic it was past the point of no return.