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Former Equifax CIO charged with insider trading Former Equifax CIO charged with insider trading
- March 17, 2018

Jun Ying, the credit reporting firm's chief information officer, was forced to resign in October after an internal probe found that he had sold $1 million in company stock after learning of the massive hack of the company's computers - but before the cyberattack was made public. (more...)
The Bremer Trust National Association Sells 6508 Shares of Intel Co
- March 17, 2018

About 14.63M shares traded. State Of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D has invested 0.45% in Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC ). (NASDAQ:SCPH) to report -2.89 EPS and has got OUTPERFORM rating from 1 of Thomson Reuters analysts and 0 analyst (s) given UNDERPERFORM rating. (more...)
(MSFT) Holdings Increased by Wayne Hummer Investments LLC
- March 17, 2018

The stock decreased 0.32% or $0.01 during the last trading session, reaching $3.15. Polar Llp accumulated 2.04M shares or 1.71% of the stock. (NYSE:ARE) has risen 25.81% since March 13, 2017 and is uptrending. Ironwood Invest Counsel Limited Liability Co holds 5.1% or 169,304 shares in its portfolio. First Long Island Investors Ltd Liability holds 3.69% or 341,838 shares. (more...)
Eastern Bank Has $14.93 Million Position in Comcast Co. (NASDAQ:CMCSA)
- March 17, 2018

Schmidt P J Investment Management invested 0.25% in Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA ). It has outperformed by 3.50% the S&P500. 12 West Capital Management Lp sold 17,042 shares as the company's stock declined 18.44% while stock markets rallied. (more...)
Steve Jobs' 1973 Job Application Sells for $174K Steve Jobs' 1973 Job Application Sells for $174K
- March 17, 2018

The man that would go on to revolutionise the tech industry with his co-founding of Apple signed the application "Steven jobs" [sic] and said his special abilities included "electronics, tech or design engineer". RR Auction hasn't revealed the winning bidder for the prized document, but the anonymous buyer paid a steep price. Two different bits of Jobs memorabilia were likewise sold in the auction. (more...)
Ancient Tools Discovered in New Excavation Shed Light on Human Behavior Ancient Tools Discovered in New Excavation Shed Light on Human Behavior
- March 17, 2018

The archaeological evidence of these tools comes from a region in southern Kenya called the Olorgesailie Basin. In this Middle Stone Age period, earthquakes remodeled the landscape and climate fluctuated between wet and dry conditions. Dr Potts said: "What we are seeing is a complex set of developments that may represent new ways of surviving in an unpredictable environment". "Just as colour is used today in clothing or flags to express identity, these pigments may have helped people ... (more...)
Getting to Know the Weird Purple Aurora Called Steve Getting to Know the Weird Purple Aurora Called Steve
- March 17, 2018

Spotted by amateur astronomers as part of a citizen science project in 2015, the stunning display of dancing lights stumped scientists for more than two years. The streaks of purple light which appeared in the sky over Regina, Canada, were the source of curiosity for locals who hadn't seen anything quite like it before. (more...)
'March Madness' coverage available in virtual reality app 'March Madness' coverage available in virtual reality app
- March 17, 2018

However, if you're like me and can't spend your day blissfully parked in front of the TV, the tournament is available on a wide range of apps, streaming devices , and video content platforms . CBS and Turner have multiplatform distribution rights to NCAA March Madness tournaments through 2032, under an $8.8 billion deal inked in 2016 . Only 21 games will be broadcast in VR, and you need to buy separate "tickets" if you want the experience. (more...)
Mnuchin Racked Up Nearly $1M Bill On Taxpayer-Funded Military Flights Mnuchin Racked Up Nearly $1M Bill On Taxpayer-Funded Military Flights
- March 17, 2018

The department points out CREW's admission that Mnuchin's travel requests are similar to those submitted by Obama-era secretaries. The group published Treasury emails and other documents obtained through a lawsuit that showed Mnuchin spent $1 million on eight flights on military planes between the spring and fall a year ago. (more...)
Ancient Humans Mated With a Mysterious Species Called the Denisovans Ancient Humans Mated With a Mysterious Species Called the Denisovans
- March 17, 2018

Scientists discovered bones in the Denisova cave in Russia's Siberia , and after close-up examination, they determined that their bone fragments belonged to neither Homo sapiens nor Neanderthals, even though, it's been well-established that both species used to live in the cave. (more...)
Far Cry 5 Will Have Microtransactions Far Cry 5 Will Have Microtransactions
- March 17, 2018

The much-anticipated game Far Cry 5 is scheduled to release this month and while everyone preps for this action adventure FPS game, the executive producer confirms that there will surely be microtransaction in the game. Microtransactions will feature across the solo and co-op campaign and multiplayer. Ubisoft also confirmed that all payable items are only cosmetic and will not affect the gameplay. (more...)
Sega Teases New Sonic Racing Game Sega Teases New Sonic Racing Game
- March 17, 2018

The biggest addition here is the long lost Mighty the Armadillo and Ray the Flying Squirrel. The collection will also contain some great features like, Rewind and a host of visual filters to keep the games looking authentic, full multiplayer capabilities and Trophies/Achievements, and a special Mirror Mode that allows you play the game with the screen flipped horizontally for extra challenge. (more...)
Red Planet-Ready? Musk Vows SpaceX Trip to Mars Red Planet-Ready? Musk Vows SpaceX Trip to Mars
- March 17, 2018

Tesla co-founder, SpaceX founder, and Hyperloop hype man Elon Musk surprised SXSW audiences twice this weekend, popping up to speak at a Westworld cast appearance Saturday and for a one-on-one interview by the HBO series co-creator Jonathan Nolan on Sunday. (more...)
Apple set to host education event in Chicago on 27 March Apple set to host education event in Chicago on 27 March
- March 16, 2018

There's also talk that Apple is planning to launch an entry-level 13in MacBook , that could be geared at students given that it's rumoured to fetch somewhere in the $799 to $899 range. The event is being hosted at Lane Tech College Prep high school in Chicago, so it's a safe bet it'll be education focused. Apple has been testing iOS 11.3 on users for quite some time now. (more...)
After Drake Stream, Fortnite Will Host A Celebrity After Drake Stream, Fortnite Will Host A Celebrity "Party Royale" At E3
- March 16, 2018

Not the rap game, mind you, but rather the video game " Fortnite ". His penchant for commentary and self-promotion, especially for Twitch's Prime subscription, has earned him more than 50,000 subscribers in just over a week, as the Twitch Reddit community noted. (more...)
Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Pullman boasts new grille, interior updates Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Pullman boasts new grille, interior updates
- March 16, 2018

Most striking is the Pullman's new grille. Up front, the 2019 Mercedes-Maybach S650 Pullman will come with the company's signature radiator grille, which is also seen on the Mercedes-Maybach 6 Vision. A two-channel sound system enables rear passengers to choose their own music as well as setting their own volume and tone levels, while a new front view camera lets you see what's going on in front of the auto even when the standard partition between front and rear is closed. (more...)
Pokemon GO Legendary Lugia Returns Tomorrow Pokemon GO Legendary Lugia Returns Tomorrow
- March 16, 2018

Fortunately, The Pokemon Company has teased that Lugia will be easier to capture than it previously was if players are able to successfully take it down. Also, carry many healing items as the battle you'll get into will be very is tough. Once beaten, the capturing of Lugia is not yet finished! In conclusion, from today, March 16th, until April 2nd, Lugia comes back in Pokemon GO but how to capture Lugia is only a matter of techniques and chances. (more...)
Exchange your old phone - Mi India Exchange your old phone - Mi India
- March 16, 2018

If you exchange via Mi Exchange program , you will get a discount voucher which can be redeemed while purchasing a new smartphone from Mi.com after a specific time. The list of the phones is noteworthy here that includes Samsung, Sony, HTC, Motorola, Micromax, Gionee, Oppo, Asus, Lenovo, OnePlus, Huawei, Vivo, Letv, and Google Pixel. (more...)
IPhone SE 2 Leaked Video Looks Too Good to Be True IPhone SE 2 Leaked Video Looks Too Good to Be True
- March 16, 2018

Where a large portion of the users really like the Apple's innovative element, yet iPhone X and iPhone 8's remote charging has a dim side also. As for prices, the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus might be the best guide - they went on sale for starting prices of £699/$699 and £799/$799 respectively, so we'd anticipate that the iPhone 9 and the iPhone 9 Plus are going to hit the same sort of mark. (more...)
Apple's launches Family Webpage to help parents track child activities Apple's launches Family Webpage to help parents track child activities
- March 16, 2018

The investors collectively control $2 billion of Apple shares, and they sent the firm a letter proposing that it widen parental control options on its devices. Blocking the sites that the parents don't want the kids to access is a lot easier now. The app store's kids section is entirely tailored towards giving children the best experience online. (more...)