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Amazon Fourth-Quarter Revenue Rises to $60.5B, Beats Analyst Expectations Amazon Fourth-Quarter Revenue Rises to $60.5B, Beats Analyst Expectations
- February 03, 2018

Despite this cloud success, Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos championed Amazon's work with artificial intelligence notably with its Alexa virtual assistant which has seen more adoption and development of third-party integrations. Amazon Web Services (AWS) marked its December quarter with a 44.6 per cent year-on-year revenue increase while launching nearly 500 new services and features for its cloud offering. (more...)
Japan Inspectors Raid CoinCheck Cryptocurrency Exchange Offices Japan Inspectors Raid CoinCheck Cryptocurrency Exchange Offices
- February 03, 2018

Hackers who stole around $530 million worth of cryptocurrency from the Coincheck exchange last week - one of the biggest such heists ever - are trying to move the stolen "XEM" coins, the foundation behind the digital currency said on Tuesday . (more...)
Swings Appear on Active Interest : Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. (IMNP)
- February 03, 2018

Taking a broader look brokerage firms' analysts on the street with an expectant view have Immune Pharmaceuticals Inc. While talking about Performance of the Stock, Immune Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Simply a stock experiencing a high level of volatility has a higher ATR, and a low volatility stock has a lower ATR. The consensus mean EPS for the current quarter is at $0 derived from a total of 0 estimates from the analysts who have weighed in on projected earnings. (more...)
Sony CEO Kaz Hirai Stepping Down in April Sony CEO Kaz Hirai Stepping Down in April
- February 03, 2018

Hirai said Friday that he and his successor shared "a common vision for the company" and that Yoshida would work to realize the five-year business plan that Hirai was instrumental in developing. Mr. Yoshida combines a deeply strategic mindset with a relentless determination to achieve defined targets, and the ability to take a global viewpoint. (more...)
Amazon posts record $2bn profit as online sales soar Amazon posts record $2bn profit as online sales soar
- February 02, 2018

The world's largest online retailer said net income more than doubled to $1.86 billion, or $3.75 per share in the fourth quarter ended 31 December. Analysts were expecting US$1.5 billion, according to analytics firm FactSet . Amazon is likely to continue its pattern of heavy investment in the future and its total costs reflect this, increasing by 38pc for Q4 year-on-year. (more...)
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) - Major Active Mover of the day
- February 03, 2018

It has outperformed by 229.24% the S&P500. Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc increased Walt Disney ( DIS ) stake by 3.79% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Institutions own 61.88% of The Walt Disney Company (DIS)'s shares. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.89 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.02, from 0.72 in 2017Q2. (more...)
Abbvie Inc Stock as Institutional Investors Exit
- February 02, 2018

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $112.22, down from yesterday's close by -3.16%. About 1.92 million shares traded. ProVise Management Group LLC lowered its holdings in shares of AbbVie Inc (NYSE: ABBV ) by 5.0% in the third quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. (more...)
Limited Razer Phone 2018 Gold Edition celebrates the Spring Festival Limited Razer Phone 2018 Gold Edition celebrates the Spring Festival
- February 02, 2018

As mentioned previously, the only real difference between the actual hardware is the change for a silver Razer logo to a gold Razer logo on the back of the phone. Along with this, Razer's also throwing in a few gold stickers with the company's logo if you're into that sort of thing. The limited gold edition of the Razer Phone will be sold at retail stores for wireless carrier 3 in Hong Kong, in addition to the Razer Store for both Hong Kong and the United States. (more...)
Microsoft Surface laptop drops price to $799 Microsoft Surface laptop drops price to $799
- February 02, 2018

In a statement Microsoft told The Verge: "We are aware that some customers have experienced a screen flicker on Surface Pro 4 and are monitoring the situation closely". "Microsoft should therefore respond accordingly by acknowledging the issue and offering a solution". A group of Surface Pro 4 customers have banded together to raise awareness of issues they are having with their machines' displays. (more...)
Ordered dwarf galaxies defy dark matter-based cosmology model Ordered dwarf galaxies defy dark matter-based cosmology model
- February 02, 2018

The team suggests these puzzling observations should prompt astrophysicists to consider alternatives to CDM. Lead author of the study, a doctoral student at the University of Basel, Switzerland said that their team showed that these structures are more common than they previously thought. (more...)
Amber Heard and Elon Musk Call It Quits Again Amber Heard and Elon Musk Call It Quits Again
- February 02, 2018

The two were spotted in numerous outings and even seen spending time together in Chile, where they were snapped having a dinner with a group of friends at restaurant El Taringa in Santiago. They both still care deeply for each other but the timing wasn't right. 'I was really in love, and it hurt bad'. In an interview with Rolling Stone Magazine, Musk opened up to the reporter, Neil Strauss, where he revealed that Amber broke up with him more than he broke up with her. (more...)
LEAD: Malema denied Zuma no confidence debate before SONA LEAD: Malema denied Zuma no confidence debate before SONA
- February 02, 2018

Parliament is bracing against possible protests and disruption during the State of the Nation Address (Sona ) next week. "On behalf of Parliament, the presiding officers note the risks associated with the water crisis of the Western Cape Province - Cape Town in particular - and its potential impact on the State of the Nation Address". (more...)
Nintendo has sold 4 million SNES Classics worldwide Nintendo has sold 4 million SNES Classics worldwide
- February 02, 2018

As part of its recent financial report and the respective official statement, Nintendo revealed that SNES Classic Edition , in its versions for the markets of Japan, America, and Europe, already sold 4 million units after its debut in September of previous year. (more...)
Apple confirms the audio sources that are supported on HomePod speaker Apple confirms the audio sources that are supported on HomePod speaker
- February 02, 2018

Bluetooth , despite that the HomePod is equipped with the latest high-range, low-power 5.0 version of the wireless connectivity standard. Since Apple's HomePod became available to pre-order last week , there has been confusion about the music it can play. (more...)
Polar bears go hungry as the Arctic ice melts Polar bears go hungry as the Arctic ice melts
- February 02, 2018

For this study , the scientists put trackers on nine female polar bears in the Beaufort Sea region. Polar bears are starving during their prime hunting period as Arctic ice melts because of climate change , according to a United States study published Thursday that analysed the animals' metabolism for the first time. (more...)
New Tesla-Based Electric Series Gets FIA Approval New Tesla-Based Electric Series Gets FIA Approval
- February 02, 2018

The races will be organized on a number of European circuits, including the Nurburgring. After being unveiled nearly two years ago, it's now officially a legitimate racing series: On Wednesday that the FIA, the governing body for world motorsports, officially sanctioned (approved) it. (more...)
Nintendo is bringing Mario Kart to mobile Nintendo is bringing Mario Kart to mobile
- February 02, 2018

And yet the words in between were super important: Mario Kart Tour is in development and will be out at some point in the next 14 months. According to PCWorld , this is a big deal, not only because a 14-month lead time for a project like this from Nintendo is particularly long, but also because a huge franchise of this nostalgic magnitude coming to mobile is always newsworthy. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 + Battery Capacity Leaked - Full Specifications Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 + Battery Capacity Leaked - Full Specifications
- February 02, 2018

The list shows the internal codenames of a variety of devices speculated to refer to J-series devices, Galaxy Tab devices, and many mysterious entries that can only be guessed at. The leaked pictures have indicated that the Galaxy S9 might house a 3,000mAh battery (EB-BG960), and the Galaxy S9+ has a 3,500mAh battery (EB-BG965), which is the same as the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 +. (more...)
Return to Shawshank in New Trailer For Stephen King's Castle Rock Return to Shawshank in New Trailer For Stephen King's Castle Rock
- February 02, 2018

Abrams. It's a great time to be a fan of all things Stephen King , isn't it? Leading the series is, from Moonlight, The Knick, 42 and American Horror Story , the glorious, André Holland as Henry Deaver, a death-row attorney in the town of Castle Rock , with a "unique and complicated history". (more...)
Crypto currencies not legal, will eliminate their use: FM Crypto currencies not legal, will eliminate their use: FM
- February 02, 2018

But Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie, founder of cryptocurrency exchange BitcoinBro, has argued that bitcoin is now just experiencing "growing pains" and actually welcomes further regulation in South Korea. For cryptocurrency startups in the country, the Union Budget 2018 has some really bad news. Earlier this month, three businessmen in India were hit by hackers who hijacked their devices and sought ransom in bitcoins. (more...)