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Amazon shipped 5B Prime items in 2017 — GeekWire Amazon shipped 5B Prime items in 2017 — GeekWire
- January 02, 2018

Last year, the company also said more than a billion items shipped through Prime during the 2016 holidays . To some extent, the increases in membership and shipments represent the expanded reach of Prime in 2017, and its more recent arrival in key markets - not only its ability to convert online shoppers to paying members. (more...)
Prices for new Nissan Leaf revealed Prices for new Nissan Leaf revealed
- January 02, 2018

Prices for the full range, also including the government grant, also include the Acenta, from £24,290, the N-Connecta, from £25,990, and the special edition Zero, from £26,490. It signals a shift from Nissan to cement its position in the growing market for zero emission cars where the Leaf faces competition from the likes of the Renault Zoe and the battery powered version of the VW Golf. (more...)
Prudential Financial Inc. Buys 20691 Shares of Priceline Group Inc (PCLN)
- January 02, 2018

The stock increased 2.33% or $40.55 during the last trading session, reaching $1778.29. Parnassus Invs Ca accumulated 11.66M shares. ( PCLN ) has risen 44.63% since January 2, 2017 and is uptrending. The stock has "Buy" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Friday, September 1. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, July 28 by Piper Jaffray. The Priceline Group Inc is a provider of travel and restaurant reservation and related services. (more...)
Steam reveals 2017's biggest earners, including The Witcher 3, H1Z1 and PUBG Steam reveals 2017's biggest earners, including The Witcher 3, H1Z1 and PUBG
- January 02, 2018

Many of these lists are determined by total revenue, but one in particular focuses on games that were most popular among Steam players as well. This year, more subcategories have been included in the top selling lists, including virtual reality (VR) videogames for the first time. (more...)
Samsung to unveil three creative projects at CES 2018 Samsung to unveil three creative projects at CES 2018
- January 02, 2018

Samsung's in-house C-Lab program is all about supporting insane, futuristic projects and we can look forward to more of the craziness at CES 2018 . Apparently the glasses will be powered by processors and batteries and will work in conjunction with a smartphone. (more...)
Lenovo K320t launched with 18:9 display, dual rear cameras Lenovo K320t launched with 18:9 display, dual rear cameras
- January 02, 2018

There is now no word on the phone's availability in India, but if you're looking for a phone with 18:9 aspect ratio under Rs. 10,000 you can check out Micromax Canvas Infinity [Review]. The dual-SIM supported Lenovo K320t runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat. Both the models are occupied with microSD card slot for the expandable memory. Up front, there's a selfie snapper of 8-megapixel for better selfies and video recording or calling. (more...)
Google Holiday Season Doodle celebrates New Year's Eve with a party Google Holiday Season Doodle celebrates New Year's Eve with a party
- January 02, 2018

The adorable story of the penguins unfolded on December 18 , showing the "slippery-footed siblings" packing to go visit their parrot pals, after receiving a call from the macaw couple. "Our feathery friends have enjoyed their delicious traditions and are now ringing in the new year with sparklers in hand". To signify celebration the animated penguin along with parrot pals hold sparklers in hands. (more...)
Samsung's upcoming 2-in-1 Chromebook could feature an impressive camera setup Samsung's upcoming 2-in-1 Chromebook could feature an impressive camera setup
- January 02, 2018

Generally speaking, cameras on Chromebooks are pretty awful. But that presents a tough task for the manufacturers, given the current state of Chromebooks. Previously the best Chromebook camera was a miserly 720p unit leaving lots to be desired with regards to overall quality. The use of Intel chips suggests this won't be an entry level device, but it's not known whether Nautilus will compete with high-end Chrome OS machines like the Pixelbook or aim for a significantly lower price. (more...)
Google pulls out YouTube app from Amazon Fire TV, Echo Show Google pulls out YouTube app from Amazon Fire TV, Echo Show
- January 02, 2018

Starting today, Amazon Fire TV officially joins the retail war between Google and Amazon. Some users saw access failing as early as last week Friday. In December, Amazon briefly relisted Google's products on its store, but they appear to have been delisted again. (more...)
Kimberly Clark Corp (KMB) Position Increased by Calamos Advisors LLC
- January 02, 2018

Harvey Investment Co Llc who had been investing in Kimberly Clark Corporation for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $42.44 billion market cap company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.96 in 2017 Q3. Its up 0.09, from 1.03 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 64 investors sold KMB shares while 404 reduced holdings. (more...)
OnePlus 5 gets Face Unlock feature in new OxygenOS beta 3 OnePlus 5 gets Face Unlock feature in new OxygenOS beta 3
- January 02, 2018

OnePlus Co-Founder Carl Pei has also indicated that the Face Unlock feature on the 5T could come to the OnePlus 3 and 3T in future updates. That being said , the OnePlus 3 and 3T are now receiving a new update which is bringing some new features to the two phones, along with a new security patch, read on if you're interested. (more...)
Apple to acquire Netflix, analysts predict Apple to acquire Netflix, analysts predict
- January 02, 2018

As one of the richest companies in the world, Apple certainly has the financial clout to buy just about anything it sets its eyes on. Apple is sitting on more than $252 billion in cash and nearly 90 percent of it is parked outside the United States. (more...)
Camera NX brings Pixel camera features to older Nexus phones Camera NX brings Pixel camera features to older Nexus phones
- January 02, 2018

His explanation of the mod is probably more complicated than he lets on, but to the end user, portrait mode simply replaces the lens blur mode. Now of course, it doesn't work exactly the way the Pixel 2's app does. The version 7.3 of the Camera NX app is based on Google Camera 5.1.016. Instead It relies on taking a burst of photos to create that blurred background, depth of field look. (more...)
The Wetherby Asset Management Inc. Has $376000 Stake in Apache Corporation
- January 02, 2018

It has underperformed by 26.91% the S&P500. It also reduced its holding in Illinois Tool Wks Inc Com (NYSE:ITW) by 12,969 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 299,550 shares, and cut its stake in Assurant Inc (NYSE:AIZ). The firm earned "Underperform" rating on Tuesday, January 5 by Bank of America. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Thursday, February 4 by Citigroup. The stock of Waste Connections, Inc. (more...)
Clovis Oncology, Inc. (CLVS) Shares Sold by Frontier Wealth Management LLC
- January 02, 2018

Shares of Clovis Oncology ( CLVS ) traded up $0.08 on Monday, hitting $68.00. 971,100 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,779,642. Ls Advisors Limited Co holds 13,838 shares or 0.15% of its portfolio. Ubs Asset Mgmt Americas Incorporated accumulated 373,745 shares. Manufacturers Life The has invested 0% of its portfolio in Clovis Oncology, Inc . (more...)
Prominent Russian Blockchain Expert Kidnapped Days Before Hackers Targeted His Bitcoin Exchange Prominent Russian Blockchain Expert Kidnapped Days Before Hackers Targeted His Bitcoin Exchange
- January 02, 2018

Pavel Lerner is a citizen of Russian Federation, and also holds a Polish residence permit. " Pavel holds a role of a leading analyst at EXMO , and is a blockchain expert who leads an array of personal blockchain startup projects not related to the operations of the EXMO platform ". (more...)
Infrastructure output growth at 6.8 per cent, fastest in a year Infrastructure output growth at 6.8 per cent, fastest in a year
- January 02, 2018

The eight infrastructure sectors - coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, fertilisers, steel, cement and electricity - had witnessed a growth of 3.2 percent in November 2016. Refinery sector grew by 8.2 per cent in November against 7.5 per cent in October. Its cumulative index increased by 3.6% during April to November 2017-18 over the corresponding period of previous year. (more...)
What's Propelling Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) After Lower Shorts Reported?
- January 02, 2018

The stock decreased 0.59% or $0.48 during the last trading session, reaching $81.07. It has outperformed by 31.26% the S&P500. Tom Sandell increased its stake in Pacira Pharmaceuticals Inc (Call) (PCRX) by 278.15% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Need for Speed Payback Online Free Roam Confirmed for 2018
- January 02, 2018

In a separate tweet later, the official account confirmed that this is a free update and it should be available to everyone. That won't fix the game's more fundamental issues, but it's scarcely worth complaining about a free update. If you were hoping for a Need for Speed Payback online free roam functionality to make its way into the game, then you're in luck as that's exactly what you'll be getting later this year! All we know is that it will be a free update for PS4, Xbox One and PC ... (more...)
Samsung, LG Say They Do Not Slow Down Phones with Ageing Batteries Samsung, LG Say They Do Not Slow Down Phones with Ageing Batteries
- January 01, 2018

So what do iPhone and Apple customers need to know going forward? Apple has officially apologized to its customers, explaining how iPhone batteries age, and that the company has a plan to workaround unexpected device shutdowns, and how it will move from here on out. (more...)