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Galaxy S8 Oreo update arrives just ahead of S9 Galaxy S8 Oreo update arrives just ahead of S9
- February 09, 2018

Are you excited to get Android 8 .0 Oreo on your Galaxy S8? There's a possibility that later on, it will be implemented in future updates, but for now, you will have to be content with just having Oreo on your device. We are yet to receive the same on the Galaxy S8 phone. Now, the OTA update is finally rolling out, as spotted by SamMobile . The only news we received for that was back in December, when its test firmware was leaked. (more...)
SpaceX Successfully Launches Largest Rocket Yet SpaceX Successfully Launches Largest Rocket Yet
- February 09, 2018

The auto itself, however, successfully made it into orbit, at which point Musk and SpaceX revealed that it had been decked out with a suite of cameras sending a live feed back down to Earth. Displayed on the dashboard display, the firm has written: Don't Panic. Musk calls the mannequin "Starman" after the David Bowie song. "Because in both cases the only thing that is expended is upper stage", Musk said. (more...)
Civilization VI: Rise and Fall expansion is now available on PC Civilization VI: Rise and Fall expansion is now available on PC
- February 09, 2018

Civilization VI , the latest installment in the long-running 4X strategy series released in October 2016, and following a number of smaller-scale DLC packs, Firaxis has finally launched a full-fledged expansion for the game today. If you don't yet have the base game, you can also buy that for $59.99 on Steam . Great Ages are triggered when reaching Historic Moment milestones, and can either advance your civ into a Golden Age, or plunge it into the Dark Ages. (more...)
Another asteroid to pass close to Earth Another asteroid to pass close to Earth
- February 09, 2018

That's less than one-fifth the distance to the moon. The manager of NASA's Center for Near-Earth Object Studies, Paul Chodas, said asteroids this size usually don't come this close - just once or twice a year. The huge space rock was discovered along with another smaller asteroid by the NASA-funded Catalina Sky Survey (CSS) near Tucson, Arizona, Sunday. Asteroid 2018 CB will pass closely by Earth on February 9 at a distance of about 39,000 miles. (more...)
Snapchat now allows users to create personalized Lenses for celebrations Snapchat now allows users to create personalized Lenses for celebrations
- February 09, 2018

If you post to Snapchat without a dancing hotdog or puppy face, did you even Snapchat ? To use them, add unique text and enter specific time and location data that will determine where and when your creation can be visible. "It hopes that if you equip guests with a pre-made Custom Lens, they'll use it instead of fiddling with creating their own special effects on competing apps like Instagram ". (more...)
Tesla Sees Model 3 Production Rate Improving by Q2 2018 Tesla Sees Model 3 Production Rate Improving by Q2 2018
- February 09, 2018

If look at the third quarter of 2016, Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) showed off GAAP profit for the first time in two years, and also predicted that trend, that would continue in the fourth quarter. Stanley owns 10,624 shares. Vista Prtnrs reported 725 shares or 0.06% of all its holdings. They expect $1.19 earnings per share, up 7.21% or $0.08 from last year's $1.11 per share. (more...)
Samsung's Galaxy S9 Dex Pad revealed in leaked render Samsung's Galaxy S9 Dex Pad revealed in leaked render
- February 09, 2018

Those who do get it will see a software update clocking in around 500MB with the February security patch. Other Olympians receive the Samsung phone upon arrival at the Olympic Village. So there might not be a Samsung Galaxy S10, but right now we wouldn't count on that. Also , smartphones from Samsung launched in 2018 still run Android 7 Nougat out of the box. (more...)
Thirty Seconds to Mars tour coming to Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre Thirty Seconds to Mars tour coming to Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
- February 09, 2018

Today, the multi-platinum selling band announced " The Monolith Tour " which will kick off in Toronto on June 6 and will wrap on the West Coast in August. The show is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 8 with special guests Walk the Moon , K. Flay and Welshly Arms . Tickets for the Thirty Seconds To Mars Cleveland concert go on sale February 16 at 10 a.m. (more...)
Facebook is testing a downvote feature Facebook is testing a downvote feature
- February 09, 2018

Facebook is testing a button with selected users that allows them to "downvote" posts they consider inappropriate, uncivil or misleading, the company said . "It's important to give people more options than just 'like, '" Zuckerberg said in 2015. Not every moment is a good moment, right? We're told that it doesn't work like Reddit's downvotes, though. (more...)
Google reportedly working on game streaming platform to rival Xbox, PlayStation Google reportedly working on game streaming platform to rival Xbox, PlayStation
- February 09, 2018

Multi-billion dollar company Google has its hands in a lot of things, but can game services be one of the company's newest endeavors? Sony purchased Gaikai years ago before announcing their PlayStation Now service in 2014. More recently, Google is said to have been working on its own console and controller. Details claim that the project is being overseen by two Google hardware executives, Mario Queiroz, VP of product management, and Majd Bakar, VP of engineering. (more...)
Liberty Global plc - Class C (LBTYK) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.18
- February 09, 2018

Farallon Capital Management LLC boosted its stake in shares of Liberty Global PLC by 34.1% in the 2nd quarter. The NASDAQ listed company saw a recent bid of $35.39 and 1306577 shares have traded hands in the session. Buckingham Research initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, September 29 report. Liberty Global Ord A (LBTYA) now has a 50-day moving average of 34.77, the 200-day is at 32.77, and the 7-day is 36.93. (more...)
Tesla sticks by Model 3 target, warns spending could rise in 2018 Tesla sticks by Model 3 target, warns spending could rise in 2018
- February 09, 2018

Musk also continues to expect the company will be producing 1 million vehicles annually by 2020. A few years ago, Musk had declared that Tesla would ramp up production to 500,000 units by the end of 2018. Tesla has signed an agreement with the Shanghai municipal government to establish a "wholly-owned" factory in Shanghai's free-trade zone. Will Tesla expand domestic manufacturing capacity before committing to China? CEO PAY: This will be Musk's first earnings call since last ... (more...)
Qualcomm Rejects $121B Broadcom Bid Qualcomm Rejects $121B Broadcom Bid
- February 09, 2018

In other words, Qualcomm thinks that it can eventually be worth more on the stock market than $121 billion. Jacobs said the offer "raises more questions than it answers" and also fails to address the planned takeover by Qualcomm - the dominant producer of chips for mobile devices - of Dutch manufacturer NXP. (more...)
Urge lawmakers to support solar energy in Kentucky Urge lawmakers to support solar energy in Kentucky
- February 09, 2018

But companies that sell the solar panels say it could put them out of business. I suppose threatening Kentucky's native solar industry is becoming an annual tradition in Frankfort. Affordable health care costs, sustainable economic growth and a clean, unpolluted place to live are values that are being threatened by House Bill 227, now under consideration by the Kentucky legislature. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Android 8.0 Oreo accidentally rolls out Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Android 8.0 Oreo accidentally rolls out
- February 09, 2018

The update is supposed to weigh around 490MB and is available as an OTA download. This allows users to autofill the user id and passwords, which makes it easier to log in to different apps, while you are setting up a new device. We're told photo and video quality has enlarged significantly compared to last year's flagship Galaxy phones, which would be magnificent taking into account performance of Samsung's smartphone cameras were in 2017. (more...)
For Honor gets dedicated servers this month For Honor gets dedicated servers this month
- February 09, 2018

Dedicated servers were announced last summer but it's taken Ubisoft this long to implement them. In a bid to win back the For Honor community, Ubisoft has transitioned towards a pure feedback-driven approach to its viking-vs-samurai-vs-knights hack and slash game For Honor . (more...)
The Walt Disney Company (DIS) Analysts See $1.59 EPS
- February 09, 2018

About 8.35 million shares traded. Toll Brothers, Inc. (NYSE:TOL) has risen 41.46% since February 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 14.39% the S&P500. Both investors and stock traders are looking at technical indicators for the stocks of Impinj, Inc. The rating was downgraded by Zelman on Tuesday, November 1 to "Hold". (more...)
Twitter makes profit for first time since launching 12 years ago Twitter makes profit for first time since launching 12 years ago
- February 09, 2018

Monthly active users were 330 million, flat sequentially but up 4% year over year. By contrast, Facebook has 2.2 billion and Instagram has more than 800 million. In November, the company published a clearer version of such policies. But enforcing them will be a bigger hurdle. Twitter has become the defacto place for the world to react to news, politics, sport, TV, weather and more. (more...)
Analyst Opinion Summary: QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM), Seaspan Corporation (SSW) Analyst Opinion Summary: QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM), Seaspan Corporation (SSW)
- February 09, 2018

About 8.12 million shares traded. Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) has declined 21.80% since February 8, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 14.60% the S&P500. The stock is a Buy among 1 brokerage firms polled by Factset Research. QCOM is now undervalued by -6.26% relative to the average 1-year price target of $69.38 taken from a group of Wall Street Analysts. (more...)
Tesla averts cash crunch as Musk mystique offsets late cars Tesla averts cash crunch as Musk mystique offsets late cars
- February 08, 2018

SHIFTING TARGETS: Tesla delivered 103,181 vehicles a year ago, up 35 per cent over 2016 and ahead of its targets. "Prior to the release of any Tesla quarter, we ask ourselves what the one or two biggest factors will be that drive the share price the next day". (more...)