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Amazon Alexa coming this year to some Toyota and Lexus cars Amazon Alexa coming this year to some Toyota and Lexus cars
- January 11, 2018

Alexa integration into Toyota and Lexus infotainment systems will allow driver and passengers to ask for directions, control entertainment, queue news , control the smart home, and access other Alexa skills available through Amazon's marketplace. (more...)
The Official Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter Account Just Beeped Back to Life The Official Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter Account Just Beeped Back to Life
- January 11, 2018

After Wild Hunt released to critical and commercial success, the expectations for Cyberpunk 2077 could not be any higher. But after four years, the game's official Twitter account broke silence to address the excited fanbase. When it was first announced, the developer said that it would feature a single-player story and multiplayer. The mere prospect of the game's announcement in the near future has left gamers in a frenzied state, with a flood of GIFs and memes swarming the tweet in no ... (more...)
'Wonder Woman' star Gal Gadot named new face of Revlon 'Wonder Woman' star Gal Gadot named new face of Revlon
- January 10, 2018

Every woman, every man, everyone should be a feminist. The Israeli actress became a cultural icon in 2017 for her embodiment of the title character in the critically acclaimed film Wonder Woman , a film many believe made progress towards breaking the "glass ceiling" for women in Hollywood. (more...)
Astronomers Find a Spectacular Source For Those Mysterious Repeating Space Signals
- January 11, 2018

Fast radio bursts (FRB) are what astronomers call the mysterious and now unexplained flashes of radio signals that originate from very distant sources. That's the only one of the incredibly bright signals from which there have been repeated bursts, making it the most reliable for researchers to study. (more...)
Overwatch League Tab Now Live-Team Skins Available for $5 Overwatch League Tab Now Live-Team Skins Available for $5
- January 10, 2018

Each have unique colors and representing a city. The first match will be between San Francisco Shock and Los Angeles Valiant . Following his post on the Overwatch forums, Kaplan was then pushed by other fans to explain exactly what kind of "stuff" could cause Blizzard World to not be available in January. (more...)
India's 1st private moon mission in jeopardy India's 1st private moon mission in jeopardy
- January 10, 2018

India's first private moon landing by TeamIndus has suffered a fatal blow as ISRO (Indian Space Research Organization) revoked the rocket deal with the space startup based in the Indian city of Bengaluru, as per a Times of India article . (more...)
Sentiment Report: Muniyield California Insured Fund Inc (NYSE:MCA)
- January 10, 2018

Morgan Stanley, New York-based fund reported 2.12 million shares. We have recently noticed that the PPOH level is now above zero. Plowing through the fundamentals may help sort out some of the questions that investors may have that come along with trading at these levels. (more...)
Jimmy Iovine says he's not leaving Apple Jimmy Iovine says he's not leaving Apple
- January 10, 2018

Well, Iovine says that's not true, Variety reports. "My contract is up in August, but the amusing thing is, I don't have a contract", said Iovine. He'll likely come up with more projects while he's still around in an effort to grow the service's 30 million user number to something closer to Spotify's 70 million. (more...)
Vivo Showcases Its First In-Display Fingerprint Scanner-Toting Smartphone Vivo Showcases Its First In-Display Fingerprint Scanner-Toting Smartphone
- January 10, 2018

At CES 2018, Vivo unveiled the first smartphone to implement that. Previously, the company had announced a partnership with Synaptics to integrate its own in-display fingerprint mechanism named Clear ID. Once the unlocking is done, the fingerprint UI will disappear and will no more disrupt the overall visual experience. Full-screen displays are set to deliver a more immersive user experience for consumers as various interactions will be integrated and consolidated on the display. (more...)
CSX (CSX) Upgraded to "Buy" by BidaskClub
- January 10, 2018

About 5.86M shares traded. CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, is a transportation company. It has outperformed by 80.48% the S&P500. Ipg Investment Advisors Llc increased its stake in Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc Com (ALXN) by 236.26% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Google introduces Google introduces "Google Pay" to finally unify Android Pay and Google Wallet
- January 10, 2018

What do you think of Google Pay? Monday, Google announced that it is making purchasing from a mobile device a lot more simple with the introduction of Google Pay . Now, the Google has announced a new payment system named Google Pay . As like before, the new service also supports developers with a publicly available API access. (more...)
World has a new richest person, after US$1.4B windfall overnight World has a new richest person, after US$1.4B windfall overnight
- January 10, 2018

However, Forbes had put Bezos' net worth at $104.4 billion. Amazon's net worth reached $105.1 billion on Monday courtesy of a 6.6 percent rise in Amazon.com shares. However, on October 27, 2017, Bezos again surpassed Gates on the Forbes list as the richest person in the world. Gates, 62, would have a net worth of more than US$150 billion if he'd held onto assets that he's given away, largely to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. (more...)
Acer Switch 7 Black Edition US Price And Availability Confirmed
- January 10, 2018

Computer-manufacturer Acer has launched the world's thinnest laptop . "The next PC anyone buys should be a great PC - powerful to feed the newest, richest experiences all day long", said Chris Walker, Vice President of Intel Corp. Acer hasn't released a full spec sheet yet, but prices will start at $599 when the Spin 3 launches in February. Just when you think the laptop has got about as slim as it can get, a company pushes the envelope. (more...)
Apple to pay up additional £136m in tax to UK Apple to pay up additional £136m in tax to UK
- January 10, 2018

The bill covers several years, so is sort of a rolled-up admission of excess tax avoidance that Apple presumably hopes will get the tax people to leave it alone now. That followed a ruling by the European Commission in August that tax arrangements between Ireland and Apple were in breach of the EU's state aid laws. (more...)
Burning Stock on the move: Discovery Communications, Inc. (DISCA)
- January 10, 2018

It improved, as 65 investors sold DISCA shares while 163 reduced holdings. Moreover, Daiwa Gp has 0% invested in Discovery Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:DISCA). The firm earned "Underweight" rating on Thursday, January 5 by Barclays Capital. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, August 6 by Pivotal Research. (more...)
What's in the box? LG unfurls rollable 65-inch OLED TV What's in the box? LG unfurls rollable 65-inch OLED TV
- January 10, 2018

When you want to watch a TV show or movie again, the display pops up and you get the full 65-inch glory. LG is taking entertainment to the next level with its new 65-inch rollable display. The company is implementing IPS nano-color, which expresses rich colors using nanoscale high-color reproduction particles, and U-IPS technology, which increases the transmittance and reduces the intensity of light reflected on the panel. (more...)
Fired Google engineer James Damore sues company Fired Google engineer James Damore sues company
- January 10, 2018

On Monday , Damore filed a class action lawsuit against Google in California's Santa Clara Superior Court. They were "ostracized, belittled and punished" and other employees who share same views were "singled out, mistreated, and systematically punished and terminated from Google, in violation of their legal rights", alleges the lawsuit. (more...)
A 65-inch rollable OLED TV is officially unveiled by LG Display A 65-inch rollable OLED TV is officially unveiled by LG Display
- January 10, 2018

Now for 2018, even the insane build of the W7 OLED has been completely outdone by an all-new OLED 65 inch 4K HDR TV prototype that can be essentially rolled right up like a sheet due to its ultra-thin and extremely flexible build. In terms of sharpness, the Alpha 9 processor separately analyzes textures and edges, which are then processed differently to make detection clearer and those edges sharper. (more...)
Nissan-Renault plans $1 billion fund for auto tech start-ups Nissan-Renault plans $1 billion fund for auto tech start-ups
- January 10, 2018

Carmaking partners Renault SA, Nissan Motor Co. and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. will invest as much as $200 million during the venture capital fund's first year, the alliance said in a statement Tuesday. The fund's first strategic investment is in Ionic Materials Inc., a Woburn, Massachusetts-based company developing cobalt-free solid-state battery materials that can be used in electric vehicles. (more...)
Razer Reveals Mamba HyperFlux Mouse: No Battery, Wireless Charging Razer Reveals Mamba HyperFlux Mouse: No Battery, Wireless Charging
- January 10, 2018

That's all thanks to it not being weighed down by an accompanying USB cable or the usual batteries you'll find in a wireless peripheral. Plus, just like the mouse, it sports Razer's signature Chroma RGB lighting, unlike other wireless charging mouse pads. (more...)