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FTC Warns Microsoft, Sony & Nintendo For Illegal Warranties FTC Warns Microsoft, Sony & Nintendo For Illegal Warranties
- May 02, 2018

Microsoft, Nintendo, and Sony were among the half-dozen companies put on notice by the Federal Trade Commission last month for violating the law by telling customers they would void their warranties if they had the company's product repaired by anyone but themselves, Motherboard reports . (more...)
Johnson Controls International (JCI) Given Hold Rating at Cowen
- May 02, 2018

The ADX alone measures trend strength but not direction. We will use EBITDA margin and Return on Investment (ROI), which control for differences in capital structure between the two companies, to measure profitability and return ., compared to an EBITDA margin of 20.1% for General Mills, Inc. (more...)
Kentucky Derby hopefull Gronkowski to miss the Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby hopefull Gronkowski to miss the Run for the Roses
- May 02, 2018

There's still no word on when we might see Rob Gronkowski in a Patriots uniform, but at least his horse is on the mend. Gronkowski , the National Football League player, bought a stake in the horse last week and became part-owner of the 3-year-old colt. (more...)
The Longest Possible Straight-line Boat Journey on Earth Connects Pakistan to Russian Federation The Longest Possible Straight-line Boat Journey on Earth Connects Pakistan to Russian Federation
- May 02, 2018

This took the computer longer, almost 45 minutes, yet it eventually uncovered an 11,241-kilometer path crosswise over 15 distinct nations, beginning near Quanzhou in eastern China, goes through Mongolia Kazakhstan and Russian Federation, and comes to the other end in the town of Sagres in western Portugal. (more...)
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment (SEAS) Expected to Announce Earnings of -$0.77 Per Share
- May 02, 2018

The shares were purchased at an average cost of $14.38 per share, for a total transaction of $2,157,000.00. Currently Seaworld Entertainment Inc Co (NYSE:SEAS)'s shares owned by insiders are 1.2%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 0%. (more...)
NASA launches mission to study internal features of Mars NASA launches mission to study internal features of Mars
- May 02, 2018

Now, the InSight lander mission is ready to take off. NASA already started testing the spacecraft in 2015 for a planned 2016 takeoff, but InSight was delayed due to various technical problems. NASA cites "quantum" leaps in camera technology as the ability to put sensors and cameras in almost every nook and cranny of its new rover. Several European partners, including France's space agency, the Centre National d'√Čtude Spatiales, and Germany's DLR, are supporting the mission. (more...)
Kanye West Attempts To Clarify His Comments On Slavery Kanye West Attempts To Clarify His Comments On Slavery
- May 02, 2018

Many people on Twitter are commending Lathan and condemning West for what transpired at TMZ . Bernie Sanders's presidential campaign. Feminist writer Roxane Gay tweeted , "I don't have the energy for nonsense but Kanye saying slavery was a choice reiterates my previous statements about how risky his trite, shallow ramblings are. (more...)
Stock On the Run: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Stock On the Run: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)
- May 02, 2018

Moving averages are a very simple tool to use, like most technical indicators, different traders will focus on different ways to use them. (NASDAQ: YNDX ) reached at $33.19 price level during last trade its distance from 20 days simple moving average is -5.55%, and its distance from 50 days simple moving average is -15.47% while it has a distance of -3.67% from the 200 days simple moving average . (more...)
Google Unleashes .APP Domain for Web-Based Apps and Games Google Unleashes .APP Domain for Web-Based Apps and Games
- May 02, 2018

Google , a major advocate of HTTPS by default, acquired the. app TLD in 2015 as part of ICANN's generic TLD (gTLD) sell-off in 2012 that expanded TLD's beyond.com, .org, and.gov. Over the past few years, Google has pushed hard for websites to adopt an encrypted communication protocol. This will ensure security for you and your visitors, as well provide a slight boost in search rankings over non-HTTPS sites. (more...)
Instagram now filtering out bullying comments Instagram now filtering out bullying comments
- May 02, 2018

Instagram is making a few moves to reduce the incidence of bullying on its platform. Starting today, Instagram will filter bullying comments meant to harass or upset people in the Instagram community. We are also expanding our policies to guard against bullying young public figures on our platform. "Protecting our youngest community members is crucial to helping them feel comfortable to express who they are and what they care about", Systrom wrote. (more...)
Facebook is testing a downvote button Facebook is testing a downvote button
- May 02, 2018

The month prior, its CEO Mark Zuckerberg pledged in a statement posted to his personal profile that the "big focus" for 2018 was to help "encourage meaningful interactions between people". Earlier this year, Facebook began testing a downvote button but only made it available to a limited number of users in the United States. "This is running for a small set of people in the US only". (more...)
Microsoft Unveils A Slew Of New Outlook Features For All Platforms Microsoft Unveils A Slew Of New Outlook Features For All Platforms
- May 02, 2018

Delivery optimisation statistics can be monitored using Windows Analytics. Microsoft is now rolling out a free preview of Office 2019 for businesses, including new versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote. Availability for Organizations The Windows 10 April 2018 Update is now available via the Windows Server Update Services solution, which is for organizations needing control over the delivery of updates. (more...)
Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid Unveiled With 455 HP Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid Unveiled With 455 HP
- May 02, 2018

The vehicle runs on electricity alone in E-Power mode. All together, the system produces 455 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque, the same output as the Panamera 4 E-Hybrid. Porsche has also tweaked the way the hybrid system is integrated into its gasoline powerplant by moving the hybrid module in between the engine and transmission. (more...)
Play Just Cause 3 for free on Xbox One this weekend Play Just Cause 3 for free on Xbox One this weekend
- May 02, 2018

There's a huge amount of ground to cover in Just Cause 3 , with tons of open world fun for you to open fire with as you jet across the landscape. I have since loved every second of the 360's life and am now just as obsessed with the Xbox One . (more...)
United States will consider blocking imports of Nintendo Switch United States will consider blocking imports of Nintendo Switch
- May 02, 2018

The Switch is facing its first legal test, as a company by the name of Game Vice claims the system infringes upon their patents for a device with detachable controllers. "The USITC has identified the following as respondents in this investigation: Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan; and Nintendo of America, Inc., of Redmond, WA". (more...)
HyperX to Serve as Official Headset of National Basketball Association 2K League HyperX to Serve as Official Headset of National Basketball Association 2K League
- May 02, 2018

Move over National Basketball Association and make way for National Basketball Association 2K. As well as the Cavs and Bucks's esports affiliates, tonight's inaugural National Basketball Association 2K League action will feature the Pistons GT and Kings Guard Gaming. (more...)
Facebook Announces Expansion of AR Across its Apps at F8 2018 Facebook Announces Expansion of AR Across its Apps at F8 2018
- May 02, 2018

By utilizing Facebook's Camera Effects Platform, businesses can add brand-specific effects that their customers can engage with. At the F8 tech conference Tuesday, it launched an augmented reality (AR) feature to allow people to see products they are shopping for as if they already have them, such as a auto parked in a driveway, in a move aimed at drawing in potential advertisers. (more...)
Financial Engines To Be Acquired By Hellman & Friedman In $3.02 Bln Deal Financial Engines To Be Acquired By Hellman & Friedman In $3.02 Bln Deal
- May 02, 2018

The deal has been unanimously approved by Financial Engines' board of directors. With $169 billion in assets under management, more than 750 of America's employers and largest recordkeepers trust Financial Engines to help over ten million employees with more than $1 trillion in assets to save and invest for retirement. (more...)
Release Date And Special Features Announced For Tomb Raider Movie Blu-ray Release Date And Special Features Announced For Tomb Raider Movie Blu-ray
- May 01, 2018

Have many of you been following Shadow of the Tomb Raider since its announcement? Square Enix relaunched the Tomb Raider video game series in 2013 which featured a younger, less experienced, more realistic Lara Croft. Warner Bros. has finally announced when you can own the Tomb Raider movie at home. Those hoping that these dark but distinctly human themes would be explored in the eventual release, however, were sadly left wanting, as the effects of her time on the island are barely ... (more...)
Sonos smart home theater speaker with HDMI appears at FCC Sonos smart home theater speaker with HDMI appears at FCC
- May 01, 2018

The superb Sonos One is the only smart speaker to earn CNET's Editors' Choice Award. Audio equipment manufacturer Sonos is about to expand its smart home portfolio with a home theater smart speaker combo, according to a regulatory filing published April 30. (more...)