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Buzz Aldrin passes 'lie detector' on claims that Apollo astronauts saw UFOs Buzz Aldrin passes 'lie detector' on claims that Apollo astronauts saw UFOs
- April 09, 2018

As it was Buzz Aldrin's recollection of the "L-shaped object" made soon after the Apollo 11 mission that was analyzed, as opposed to his later statements that offered a more logical possible explanation, the Institute of BioAcoustic Biology's lie detector tests can not be seen as evidence of alien life, the Sunday Express cautioned. (more...)
Xiaomi announces 3 smartphone plants in India, with its first PCBA unit Xiaomi announces 3 smartphone plants in India, with its first PCBA unit
- April 09, 2018

Xiaomi set up its powerbank plant in partnership with Hipad Technologies in November 2017. Besides, the firm, reported to be the biggest smartphone firm in the country by unit sales, has also opened 3 new mobile manufacturing plants in the country taking its total tally of manufacturing plant sin India to six. (more...)
Airtel has announced new 1200GB data plan for broadband users Airtel has announced new 1200GB data plan for broadband users
- April 09, 2018

However, do note that the 300Mbps home broadband plan is only available in select cities now. Airtel subscribers opting for the new 300Mbps broadband plan will get a bunch of offerings, including a free subscription to Airtel's OTT apps - Wynk Music and Airtel TV , alongside Amazon Prime subscription, which Airtel is offering to other subscribers as well . (more...)
OnePlus 6 hands-on photo, renders, India price leaked OnePlus 6 hands-on photo, renders, India price leaked
- April 09, 2018

The renders show the device with iPhone X-like notch which even the company had confirmed a couple of days ago. One discloses the expected Indian price of the phone, while the two others reveal what the phone will look like from the front and back. (more...)
Facebook plans to let users 'unsend' messages, just like Zuckerberg Facebook plans to let users 'unsend' messages, just like Zuckerberg
- April 09, 2018

The change is meant to avoid a repeat of the manipulation efforts by Russian-sponsored entities which sought to foment discord in 2016, and also responds to criticism about anonymous messages based on Facebook profile data. Facebook said: "We do know that 15 people in Ireland installed thisisyourdigitallife, and up to 44,687 people in Ireland may have been friends with someone who installed the app, and, therefore, may have been affected". (more...)
Mark Zuckerberg Announces New Facebook Ad Regulations Mark Zuckerberg Announces New Facebook Ad Regulations
- April 09, 2018

To get authorised by Facebook, advertisers will now need to confirm their identity and location. The social network is now facing investigations in both the USA and United Kingdom, with CEO Mark Zuckerberg expected to testify before two separate Congressional committees on April 10 and 11. (more...)
Ford recalls trucks, SUVs for transmission shifter problem Ford recalls trucks, SUVs for transmission shifter problem
- April 08, 2018

On affected vehicles , a transmission gear shift cable clip might not be "seated" properly, allowing it to dislodge over time. That means the gear shown on the dashboard might not match the one that the vehicle is actually in. Drivers will not have to pay for the inspection or repair. The first recall is for a faulty gear shift cable clip and the other involves a missing transmission roll pin. (more...)
Vodafone (VOD) Given Outperform Rating at Credit Suisse Group
- April 08, 2018

According to 2017Q4 SEC form the Grandfield & Dodd Llc reduced its stake in Vodafone Group Plc New (VOD) by 48.16%. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management sold 11,002 shares as the company's stock declined 13.40% with the market. Citigroup raised shares of Vodafone from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, May 3 by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
Apple rumoured to be exploring Apple rumoured to be exploring "Touchless" gestures and curved iPhone screens
- April 08, 2018

Air Gestures were also implemented by Samsung years ago, where users could take selfies and perform other actions with just a wave of their hand. This new feature could integrate well with the already existing 3D Touch feature that senses the pressure of touch input. (more...)
American International Group Inc. Purchases 2881 Shares of Amgen, Inc. (AMGN)
- April 08, 2018

Brookmont Capital Management who had been investing in Amgen Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $121.16B market cap company. About 2.77M shares traded. BMO Capital Markets boosted their price target on Amgen from $192.00 to $202.00 and gave the company a "market perform" rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. (more...)
Kimco Realty (KIM) Price Target Lowered to $20.00 at Deutsche Bank
- April 07, 2018

Zayo Group Hldgs Inc now has $9.00 billion valuation. Active traders may be zooming in on certain technical indicators for stock assessment. Trading volume, or volume, is the number of shares or contracts that point towards the full activity of a security or stock market for a given period. (more...)
Dinosaur extinction: Poisonous plant theory puts killer asteroid in doubt Dinosaur extinction: Poisonous plant theory puts killer asteroid in doubt
- April 07, 2018

Since more plant-eating dinosaurs started dying, that implied that the food source for carnivorous dinosaurs was also disappearing. According to study co-author Gordon Gallup, an evolutionary psychologist and professor at the University of Albany in NY, dinosaurs might have hastened their extinction by continuing to consume the toxic flowers, despite suffering from gastrointestinal issues due to their poisonous content. (more...)
Blackrock INC (BLK) Shareholder Sarasin & Partners Llp Cut Position Blackrock INC (BLK) Shareholder Sarasin & Partners Llp Cut Position
- April 07, 2018

The institutional investor held 367,626 shares of the finance company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $188.85 million, down from 372,168 at the end of the previous reported quarter. After $6.24 actual EPS reported by BlackRock, Inc . for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.53% EPS growth. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.19 in 2017 Q4. (more...)
Airtel to deploy massive MIMO technology at IPL venues Airtel to deploy massive MIMO technology at IPL venues
- April 07, 2018

Airtel also allows users to stream all LIVE IPL 2018 matches for free via Hotstar app by downloading the new version of the Airtel TV app. Airtel is giving users free access to watch the Vivo IPL 2018 live . In which the user is getting 102 GB data for 251 rupees and it has a validity of 51 days. To engage the consumers of the pack to bring innovative ways like Jio Cricket Play Along game. (more...)
Soybean farmers are on the front line of the brewing trade war Soybean farmers are on the front line of the brewing trade war
- April 07, 2018

China said that its 25% tariff will only go into effect based on the course of action the administration takes moving forward. The American Soybean Association, a lobbying group that says it represents 21,000 USA soybean producers, says China's proposed 25-percent tariff on soybeans would be "devastating" to US farmers. (more...)
Analyst Advice And Earnings Insight: Ford Motor Company (F), Shopify Inc. (SHOP)
- April 07, 2018

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 2 of Thomson Reuters analysts, 2 given HOLD rating to the stock and 0 given UNDERPERFORM rating. Average volume-the typical volume seen in a day over a period time-helps greatly in this regard. The company has a quick ratio of 1.12, a current ratio of 1.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.94. A beta of greater than 1 indicates that the security's price is theoretically more volatile than the market. (more...)
Ubisoft to open studio in Winnipeg Ubisoft to open studio in Winnipeg
- April 07, 2018

Last month, Ubisoft announced new studios in Mumbai, India and Odesa, Ukraine . That includes more than 4,500 employees at Ubisoft's current Canadian locations in Montreal, Saguenay, Toronto, and Quebec City. These are some of the Ubisoft franchises that video game players from all over the world have loved for years now. This is known since the studio is reported to play a "key role" as a co-development studio, and will support "popular franchises" under the company's belt. (more...)
Facebook Messenger will add 'unsend' feature since it deleted Zuckerberg's messages Facebook Messenger will add 'unsend' feature since it deleted Zuckerberg's messages
- April 07, 2018

More than 70 million of those users are located in the USA according to the AP. "This story reinforces people's fears about Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook". Initially, Sandberg denied that Facebook made its advertising money by selling access to its members using targeted data, claiming that what was really happening was that Facebook users were simply sharing the data with Facebook. (more...)
Stock Bulletin: Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (GPRO) Stock Bulletin: Gopro Inc Cl A Cmn (GPRO)
- April 07, 2018

Following the completion of the transaction, the chief financial officer now owns 71,958 shares in the company, valued at $406,562.70. Short Ratio of stock is 5.14. North Star Investment Management Corp. now owns 16,575 shares of the company's stock worth $125,000 after purchasing an additional 11,500 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Western Digital Corporation (WDC)
- April 07, 2018

Everence Capital Management has 4,475 shares. About 138,124 shares traded. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) has risen 34.85% since April 6, 2017 and is uptrending. After $3.62 actual EPS reported by Western Digital Corporation for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -17.96% negative EPS growth. Among 33 analysts covering Bank of America ( NYSE:BAC ), 22 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 11 Hold. (more...)