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PUBG gets second update on Xbox One; Brings quality of life optimizations PUBG gets second update on Xbox One; Brings quality of life optimizations
- December 24, 2017

More content for Xbox players will be released next year. Taking all of this into account, with a new stability update in place for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and considering the fact that the holidays are upon us, PUBG's development team definitely deserves a much-needed rest. (more...)
India Announce SA ODI Squad, Jadhav, Shardul Return; Umesh Misses Out India Announce SA ODI Squad, Jadhav, Shardul Return; Umesh Misses Out
- December 24, 2017

The selectors have named a 17-man squad that includes nine specialist batsmen, two all-rounders and six bowlers. Shreyas Iyer has been rewarded for his two half-centuries against Sri Lanka and retains his place, as does Manish Pandey. MS Dhoni 's calm demeanour will lend stability to the otherwise inexperienced middle-order as most youngsters will board a flight to South Africa in the blues for the first time. (more...)
Nvidia is ending GPU driver support for 32-bit operating systems
- December 23, 2017

Given that gamers are usually obsessed with performance, this may be the final prompt for gamers to upgrade their hardware or OS to a better-supported version. The only exception is security fixes. Henceforth, all new features and enhancements for NVIDIA GPUs will only be supported in the 64-bit drivers. 3D DLP and Tridelity stereo display modes User interface and NVAPI access will be removed. (more...)
Apple sued for deliberately slowing down older iPhones Apple sued for deliberately slowing down older iPhones
- December 23, 2017

The statement continued, "Last year we released a feature for iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE to smooth out the instantaneous peaks only when needed to prevent the device from unexpectedly shutting down during these conditions". "We've now extended that feature to iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2, and plan to add support for other products in the future". Filed in the Northern District of the State of Illinois on Thursday, the complaint aspires to become a class action for the supposedly thousands ... (more...)
Investors Catching Stocks Tenet Healthcare Corp. (THC)
- December 23, 2017

Tenet Healthcare (NYSE:THC) was downgraded by equities research analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from a "neutral" rating to an "underweight" rating in a report issued on Thursday, December 14th, Marketbeat Ratings reports. (NYSE:THC) or 925,000 shares. Deutsche Bank reiterated a "buy" rating and issued a $24.00 price objective on shares of Tenet Healthcare in a research note on Friday, September 1st. (more...)
Snowden's 'Haven' app turns smartphone into surveillance device Snowden's 'Haven' app turns smartphone into surveillance device
- December 23, 2017

The app, named "Haven", is meant to turn smartphones into mobile security systems. If you have ever had the feeling you are being watched or followed, or could swear that someone was in your home or used your devices while you were away, NSA leaker Edward Snowden has helped launch an Android-only app in beta that turns your electronics into instant monitoring tools. (more...)
Astronaut Bruce McCandless, the first person to fly freely in space, dies Astronaut Bruce McCandless, the first person to fly freely in space, dies
- December 23, 2017

This Feb. 7, 1984 photo made available by NASA shows astronaut Bruce McCandless II, participating in a spacewalk a few meters away from the cabin of the Earth-orbiting space shuttle Challenger, using a nitrogen-propelled Manned Maneuvering Unit. (more...)
Top officials found guilty in Federation Internationale de Football Association case Top officials found guilty in Federation Internationale de Football Association case
- December 23, 2017

Most of the suspects worked for FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association), worldwide soccer's governing body and organizer of global tournaments including the World Cup, or sports marketing companies. The defense has claimed that government built its case on untrustworthy cooperators who have pleaded guilty and are angling for lighter sentences. Napout's lawyer told jurors the prosecution had failed to produce records of wire transfers or large bank deposits that could prove he ... (more...)
Pentwater Capital Management LP Decreases Position in Ensco Plc (ESV)
- December 23, 2017

Analyzing the last five market sessions, the stock was able to report 6.46% gains, thus going down by -8.72%, compared with its 200-day moving average of $5.3. On Monday, June 13 the stock rating was upgraded by Johnson Rice to "Accumulate". Keeping an eyeball on Gross profit Margin , Net profit Margin & Operating Margin , the Gross profit margin of 39.60%; the net profit margin of -3.10% while its Operating margin was 10.70% for Ensco plc (ESV ). (more...)
Schmidt stepping down as Alphabet chairman marks new era for tech giant Schmidt stepping down as Alphabet chairman marks new era for tech giant
- December 23, 2017

During his time at Google , Larry Page and Sergey Brin were allowed to focus on the company's technology and product strategies, while Schmidt focused on how to scale every product to a global level. But Schmidt was the executive that, along with Google's founders, and most represented the tech giant's business dealings. This move ends a 17-year run that Mr. (more...)
Motorola Moto X4 Android One smartphone gets Oreo update Motorola Moto X4 Android One smartphone gets Oreo update
- December 23, 2017

The Oreo Soak Test comes with December 2017 patch for the Moto Z and has build number of OPL27.75. The phone which was launched for Rs 27,999 is now available at a discount price of Rs 24,999. Moto M 4G and 3G variant- The all-metal Moto M 4G version has received a price cut of Rs 2000 and is available for Rs 13,999. The dual-SIM smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat. (more...)
Apple finally admits it deliberately slows down old iPhones Apple finally admits it deliberately slows down old iPhones
- December 23, 2017

The problems with peak current draws especially occur when batteries are cold or low on charge - "which can result in the device unexpectedly shutting down to protect its electronic components", Apple said. So it's true Apple intentionally slow down old iPhones. Battery degradation is an issue faced by all technology manufacturers, but some experts argue Apple should have been more transparent. (more...)
Apple Hit with Lawsuit Over Intentionally Slowing Down Old iPhones
- December 23, 2017

Apple explained that as Lithium-Ion batteries age they tend to degrade and are less able to cope with the processor's increased demand for power. Apple announced Wednesday that it introduced a feature a year ago in its software updates for iPhones 6, 6S and SE "to smooth out the instantaneous peaks" to keep older, or cold batteries from unexpectedly shutting down. (more...)
About that odd light in Tucson's sky tonight About that odd light in Tucson's sky tonight
- December 23, 2017

The second stage, meanwhile, boosted 10 Iridium NEXT spacecraft into a preliminary orbit around Earth's poles. The rocket left a visible trail through a clear darkening sky and its rumbling aggressively shook cars and buildings throughout the Lompoc Valley. (more...)
When Bitcoin Falls, So Does The Rest Of The Cryptocurrency Market When Bitcoin Falls, So Does The Rest Of The Cryptocurrency Market
- December 23, 2017

Bitcoin has had a hard week. "A lot of traders have been waiting for this large correction". New heavy phase of volatility for Bitcoin (BTC), which has been recording one of the most important corrections in 2017 and has already lost over 6,000 dollars of its value since last Sunday and nearly 3,000 since yesterday. (more...)
New Breath Of The Wild iMessage Stickers Make Every Message Heroic New Breath Of The Wild iMessage Stickers Make Every Message Heroic
- December 23, 2017

Exciting new information on the fate of The Legend of Zelda series has emerged alongside the release of the Breath of the Wild: Master Works 30th Anniversary art book. The company seems to be taking the same approach, with hopes that the future game will be as good, or even better than the previous title. No details about the future Zelda game is available yet. (more...)
Analysts Estimates And Ratings Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- December 23, 2017

The stock decreased 0.13% or $0.02 during the last trading session, reaching $15.79. Lathrop Investment Management Corp sold 8,346 shares as Adobe Systems ( ADBE)'s stock rose 14.01%. Whereas its latest closing price kept its distance from the SMA20 at -1.70% and -0.05% from SMA 50 while it was knocked up 16.57% from the simple moving average price of 200 days. (more...)
CNN Pulls The Plug on Snapchat's 'The Update' CNN Pulls The Plug on Snapchat's 'The Update'
- December 23, 2017

CNN is giving up on its Snapchat news show, which launch only four months ago. According to the Wall Street Journal , the decision was based on "the realization that there wasn't a clear enough path to make money". In an effort to appeal to a younger demographic, CNN teamed up with Snapchat for a daily news show, The Update , earlier this year. NBC and CNN aren't the only news outlets in Snapchat's Discover section. (more...)
YouTube Can Finally Display Vertical Videos in Full-Screen on iOS
- December 22, 2017

These include videos that are square-shaped and in other aspect ratios like 16:9 and 4:9. Its been two years far since the feature is rolling out in Android variant of YouTube application. "In the coming weeks, the YouTube mobile app will dynamically adapt to whatever size you choose to watch it in". Tapping full-screen - which now has an icon that adjusts to the shape of the video - lets vertical video take up the entire display. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) SVP Sells $754500.00 in Stock Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) SVP Sells $754500.00 in Stock
- December 22, 2017

A number of analysts have issued reports on AMD shares. (NASDAQ:HAS) to report earnings on February, 5. The company has a quick ratio of 1.20, a current ratio of 1.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.61. The stock traded within a range of $10.87 and $11.08. The overall volume in the last trading session was 1.07 million shares. Highbridge Mngmt reported 0% in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (more...)