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SMILES ON NM (SMLE3) Soars 3.59% on Feb 20
- February 22, 2018

Equity Commonwealth (NYSE:EQC) has risen 13.35% since February 21, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.07% the S&P500. Proshare Advisors Llc increased its stake in Cognizant Technology Solutio (CTSH) by 11.16% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Google Certifies Android for the Enterprise Google Certifies Android for the Enterprise
- February 22, 2018

The program details several common requirements for smartphone devices and services that are backed by a rigorous testing process carried out by Google itself. Other requirements include being able to deliver Android security updates within 90 days of their release by Google for a minimum of three years, plus a consistent application experience in managed profiles and on managed devices. (more...)
Sells 112 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc Sells 112 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc
- February 22, 2018

Amazon Com Inc now has $701.32B valuation. ( AMZN ) traded down $13.07 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $1,448.69. About 4.47 million shares traded. Winfield Assocs invested in 0.06% or 1,373 shares. It also upped Halliburton Co (Call) (NYSE:HAL) stake by 1,163 shares and now owns 3,595 shares. BlackRock Inc. (more...)
This is the problem with Apple's new California headquarters This is the problem with Apple's new California headquarters
- February 22, 2018

With their heads down and often preoccupied with their iPhones, employees have repeatedly hit glass walls since the new building opened in April 2017, reports Bloomberg . The inside even has glass "pod" officers to maintain the open theme. Wired magazine, first to pay a visit at its opening a year ago, described the structure as a "statement of openness, of free movement", in contrast to Apple's typically insular culture. (more...)
Norway tops PyeongChang Olympics medal count Norway tops PyeongChang Olympics medal count
- February 22, 2018

After Thursday's Alpine combined, a race in which she would need to "pull a rabbit out of a hat" to medal, she said, Vonn will set her sights on her pursuit of Ingemar Stenmark's record of 85 World Cup wins. "I feel really honoured to be racing with the greatest female skier of all time ", said Goggia, who said she moved like a "samurai" during her run and who was labelled a "crazyhorse" by her coach. (more...)
Titans casts April Bowlby as Elasti-Girl Titans casts April Bowlby as Elasti-Girl
- February 22, 2018

Niles Caulder, a.k.a. " Titans explores one of the most popular comic book teams ever". We learned recently that The Doom Patrol are coming to Titans , finally bringing the fan-favorite group of misfits from the comics to life. From executive producers Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter, TITANS is an all-new live-action drama series that follows a group of young soon-to-be Super Heroes recruited from every corner of the DC Universe. (more...)
President Trump Signs Memo to Ban President Trump Signs Memo to Ban "Bump Stocks"
- February 21, 2018

The bipartisan background check legislation would be aimed at ensuring that federal agencies and states accurately report relevant criminal information to the FBI. "The NRA believes that devices created to allow semi-automatic rifles to function like fully automatic rifles should be subject to additional regulations", NRA leaders Wayne LaPierre and Chris Cox said last October , shortly after the Las Vegas shooting . (more...)
Tesla (TSLA) Given a $379.00 Price Target at Morgan Stanley
- February 21, 2018

It has underperformed by 21.83% the S&P500. Brad Gerstner increased its stake in Yelp Inc (YELP) by 9394.47% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Since February 8, 2018, it had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $12.17 million activity. Maplelane Capital Llc, which manages about $1.68 billion and $5.09 billion US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in T Mobile Us Inc (NYSE:TMUS) by 93,000 shares to 415,000 shares, valued at $25.59 million in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Trump must get tough on Russia's meddling in USA elections Trump must get tough on Russia's meddling in USA elections
- February 21, 2018

Bad ratings @ CNN & @MSNBC got scammed when they covered the anti-Trump Russia rally wall-to-wall. Trump has not forcefully asserted that Russia meddled in the 2016 election , famously suggesting that interference could have come from Russia, China, another country or "somebody sitting on their bed that weighs 400 pounds". (more...)
Nest rolls out a $5 cloud recording plan for its cameras Nest rolls out a $5 cloud recording plan for its cameras
- February 21, 2018

Most people don't really need 10 days or more of their video logs; in most cases, the bit of security footage you're most interested in is from the last day or two. Now, a new update is rolling out to Nest Cam IQ owners that adds support for always-listening "Ok Google" commands, just like a Google Home speaker. (more...)
Adani Group Will Invest Rs 35k Cr In Up Adani Group Will Invest Rs 35k Cr In Up
- February 21, 2018

During his speech at the summit, which aimed at showcasing investment opportunities and potential across various sectors in Uttar Pradesh, Ambani said that ensuring Uttar Pradesh's development is his "patriotic duty", and promised increased investment in the state. (more...)
Apple Releases 3rd betas of iOS 11.3 with New Animoji's & AML support Apple Releases 3rd betas of iOS 11.3 with New Animoji's & AML support
- February 21, 2018

Shortly after the release, the folks over at iDownloadBlog noticed that a major feature was missing. Apple's AirPlay 2 technology is reportedly facing further delays, perhaps until iOS 12. We're unsure at this juncture if AirPlay 2 will make it into the iOS 11.3 and tvOS 11 .3 releases soon. Go and grab iOS 11.2.6, watchOS 4.2.3, tvOS 11.2.6, and the macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 Supplemental Update now. (more...)
Archaeologists find fossils, Mayan relics in giant underwater cave in Mexico Archaeologists find fossils, Mayan relics in giant underwater cave in Mexico
- February 21, 2018

This undated photo released by Mexico's National Anthropology and History Institute (INAH), shows divers from the Great Mayan Aquifer project exploring the Sac Actun underwater cave system where Mayan and Pleistocene bones and cultural artifacts have been found submerged, near Tulum, Mexico. (more...)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is Becker Capital Management Inc.'s Largest Position
- February 21, 2018

About 35,770 shares traded. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) had its price target increased by stock analysts at Needham & Company LLC to $210.00 in a research report issued on Friday, February 2nd. The rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley on Wednesday, October 25 with "Hold". S&P Research maintained the shares of AAPL in report on Friday, September 11 with "Hold" rating. (more...)
Kepler detected by NASA's Space 95 additional alien planet
- February 21, 2018

However, researchers must examine these dimming events closely to confirm that they are being caused by transiting exoplanets. Andrew Mayo, lead author of the study and PhD student, said: "We started out analysing 275 candidates of which 149 were validated as real exoplanets". (more...)
Lindsey Vonn earns bronze in likely last Olympic downhill Lindsey Vonn earns bronze in likely last Olympic downhill
- February 21, 2018

Vonn grew emotional at the end of the race, breaking down as she told reporters that she was sad it was her final downhill race. "I wanted desperately to win for him today", she said. Vonn finished.47 seconds behind the gold medalist, Italy's Sofia Goggia , and was in place for the silver until a surprisingly strong run by Norway's Raghild Mowinkel bumped Vonn into third place. (more...)
Watch Boston Dynamics' robot shake off an aggressive human Watch Boston Dynamics' robot shake off an aggressive human
- February 21, 2018

Last week the world got creeped out by the Boston Dynamics SpotMini robot-dog opening a door all by itself. A newly released video shows SpotMini approaching the door as before, but this time it's joined by a pesky human with an ice hockey stick . (more...)
Federal Bureau of Investigation admits failing to act on tip about Florida shooting suspect Federal Bureau of Investigation admits failing to act on tip about Florida shooting suspect
- February 21, 2018

But no additional information was found to help identify the person who posted the comment and no connection was made to South Florida , said Robert Lasky, FBI special agent in charge of the Miami division. "Of course, admin would know a whole lot better about that than I". Cruz told investigators that voices in his head - described as "demons" - told him what to do, according to police sources quoted by ABC. (more...)
Apple is said to negotiate buying cobalt direct from miners Apple is said to negotiate buying cobalt direct from miners
- February 21, 2018

Apple , among others, is looking into buying cobalt directly from miners in an effort to secure a stable supply, reports Bloomberg . There would be two benefits to Apple in striking such a deal ... In recent years Apple has stepped up its engagement with cobalt suppliers after the origin of the metal in its supply chain came under scrutiny from human rights groups. (more...)
Tuesday in CE: Job Board Hints Spotify Getting Serious About Hardware Venture Tuesday in CE: Job Board Hints Spotify Getting Serious About Hardware Venture
- February 21, 2018

Getty Images A trio of job listings on Spotify's website is again getting the rumor mill swirling about new hardware. " Spotify is on its way to creating its first physical products and setting up an operational organisation for manufacturing, supply chain, sales & marketing", according to another job listing, which goes on to describe the job this way: "You will define and manage distribution, supply, logistics, fulfillment and customer service for hardware products". (more...)