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Samsung's version of Chromecast will make your dumb home smarter Samsung's version of Chromecast will make your dumb home smarter
- October 19, 2017

IoT is a concept of connecting different devices and machines to the Internet and facilitating the exchange of necessary data that improves overall efficiency and convenience. Tying in with that, Bixby 2.0 will be open-source, allowing developers to implement into any service. While the first iteration of Bixby drew mixed reviews, Mr Chung said the 2.0 version will be "a powerful intelligent assistant platform that will bring a connected experience that is ubiquitous, personal, and open". (more...)
Apple, GE partner to bring Predix apps to iOS Apple, GE partner to bring Predix apps to iOS
- October 19, 2017

For Apple , the Cupertino tech giant has partnered with a number of software companies in an effort to push iOS apps for the enterprise - including IBM, Cisco, Deloitte and SAP - but the GE partnership goes a bit deeper. Apple CEO Tim Cook expressed his enthusiasm over the partnership. "GE is an ideal partner with a rich history of innovation across the industrial world in areas like aviation, manufacturing, healthcare and energy", says Tim Cook, Apple's CEO. (more...)
Louis CK Channels Woody Allen in 'I Love You, Daddy' Trailer Louis CK Channels Woody Allen in 'I Love You, Daddy' Trailer
- October 19, 2017

Based on the trailer, it looks like C.K. has made his own black-and-white homage to Woody Allen's Manhattan-except this movie is about a father reckoning with his underage daughter dating a much-older legendary director. Directed by Louis C.K. ( Louie , Pootie Tang ) from a screenplay by C.K. and Vernon Chatman ( Wonder Showzen , The Heart, She Holler ), I Love You, Daddy opens on November 17 in NY and LA, then nationwide December 1. (more...)
Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)
- October 18, 2017

Apple Inc now has $826.12 billion valuation. With their stock price now trading around $160.47, the firm has proven a solid track record of growth over the past few years. Finally, Beacon Capital Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Apple by 40.1% in the second quarter. Therefore 79% are positive. Apple Inc . had 307 analyst reports since July 21, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (more...)
"Women and children are going to die" because of refuge budget cuts
- October 18, 2017

Katherine Clark , D-Melrose, reintroduced in February, would broaden the definition of stalking to include threats or acts of violence against a victim's pet and provide grant funding to programs offering victims with pets shelter and housing assistance. (more...)
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock to Keep Your Eyes on Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock to Keep Your Eyes on
- October 18, 2017

About 116,851 shares traded. More interesting news about Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA ) were released by: Investorplace.com and their article: "Tuesday's Vital Data: General Electric Company (GE), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd ..." published on October 10, 2017 as well as Nasdaq.com's news article titled: "Hartwell JM Limited Partnership Buys Alphabet Inc, Alibaba Group Holding ..." with publication date: October 10, 2017. (more...)
Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle - Battle Challenge DLC adds the Ultra Challenge Pack Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle - Battle Challenge DLC adds the Ultra Challenge Pack
- October 18, 2017

You can get the DLC separately or as part of the game's DLC season pass. The Ultra Challenge pack adds some brutally hard new stages sure to test anyone who's already cleared the main campaign in Kingdom Battle . New, "unexpected" story content will be included in the third DLC drop which is expected in 2018. Along with those two sets of levels, the Season Pass also contains sets of Pixel and Steampunk weapons for each character. (more...)
Magic Leap Secures a Further $502 million in Funding Magic Leap Secures a Further $502 million in Funding
- October 18, 2017

It's still not totally clear what Magic Leap is doing, but it sure has raised a ton of money (over $1.9 billion) in order to do whatever it is that it's doing. The technology hasn't really taken off yet in the consumer space, though Microsoft has received a lot of coverage for its Hololens implementation (which the company calls "mixed reality"). (more...)
These Lenovo Phones will get Android Oreo Update after 9 months These Lenovo Phones will get Android Oreo Update after 9 months
- October 18, 2017

Already, brands such as Nokia, Sony, and Xiaomi (for the Mi A1) have confirmed the update will be released to its smartphones by the end of 2017. Even Lenovo' subsidiary, Motorola is yet to release Android Oreo update to its smartphones. The update timeline is especially baffling because these phones run on stock Android, which shouldn't take so much time for upgrades. Most Android manufacturers these days publish update release schedules to let consumers know when their devices will be ... (more...)
Maruti Dzire sales cross 1 lakh units in less than 6 months Maruti Dzire sales cross 1 lakh units in less than 6 months
- October 18, 2017

As per official SIAM data for production and sales numbers for the passenger vehicles, MSIL's regular compact auto sales (Ritz, Swift, Estilo, Celerio, DZIRE , Baleno, IGNIS, DZIRE TOUR) grew by 51% YoY to 83,374 units for August 2017. The Dzire is also now built on the Baleno platform which makes it a lot more spacious on the inside, which was always a complaint with the older cars. (more...)
John Lewis pulls children's smartwatch from sale over spying fears John Lewis pulls children's smartwatch from sale over spying fears
- October 18, 2017

At least one of the named smartwatches has been pulled from the shelves of United Kingdom department store chain John Lewis, while the manufacturers named in the NCC report rapidly announced that the issues the watchdog raised are being addressed, if they have not been amended already. (more...)
New Pokémon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Details and Trailer Revealed New Pokémon Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon Details and Trailer Revealed
- October 18, 2017

The interview also touches on the extent of the changes from the original Sun and Moon games. People who are expecting minor changes like "Emerald" or "Platinum" should be expecting "Ultra Change ". Sun and Moon definitely didn't take that approach and weaved a decent story throughout the new region.But since the announcement of Ultra Sun and Moon I've been a bit anxious that the story this time would be more of a re-tread and offering litte for me to come back to aside from ... (more...)
Facebook's head of Building 8 development unit steps down Facebook's head of Building 8 development unit steps down
- October 18, 2017

Facebook Chief Technology Officer Mike Schroepfer said he'll miss working with her in response to the announcement, with that sentiment being mimicked by the company's Virtual Reality VP Hugo Barra, with both directors praising her leadership abilities and vision. (more...)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) Earns "Buy" Rating from BTIG Research
- October 18, 2017

American International Group Inc. acquired a new stake in Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited during the 1st quarter valued at approximately $523,000. Shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) opened at 14.71 on Friday. The Relative Volume of the company is 0.96 and Average Volume (3 months) is 23.59 million. (more...)
Porsche Adds Punch to New 718 Boxster, Cayman GTS Porsche Adds Punch to New 718 Boxster, Cayman GTS
- October 18, 2017

The increase is courtesy of a new intake plenum and a tweaked turbo that push total GTS output to 365 horsepower, which is 35 more than previous GTS offerings. Under the skin, the 718 GTS range gets a host of features that are usually optional, including the Sports Chrono Package, a mechanical rear differential lock with Porsche Torque Vectoring, and Porsche Active Suspension Management - which lowers the ride height by 10mm. (more...)
How Activision Uses Matchmaking Tricks to Sell In-Game Items How Activision Uses Matchmaking Tricks to Sell In-Game Items
- October 18, 2017

The news that Activision had filed for a patent in 2015 which was created to encourage players on its first-person shooter titles to buy in-game content, received major backlash. "This may encourage the player to make future purchases to achieve similar gameplay results". Wait times could also be affected, depending on what the player is ranked by the score. (more...)
Snap and NBCUniversal team up on Snapchat scripted shows Snap and NBCUniversal team up on Snapchat scripted shows
- October 18, 2017

NBCU and Snap have equal equity stakes in the new venture, which is being headed up by Anderson, who becomes chief content officer for the studio. Snap, which is Snapchat's parent company, has been having a little bit of trouble attracting new users to its service . (more...)
Happy Choti Diwali 2017 SMS and Messages: Deepavali Wishes Images for Celebrations Happy Choti Diwali 2017 SMS and Messages: Deepavali Wishes Images for Celebrations
- October 18, 2017

The young people and kids take blessings from the elders. That is you can select one good message from the list and you can share will all the friends those who have connected with you on the Facebook and other social networking websites. (more...)
Razer Blade Stealth updated with quad-core eighth-gen processors Razer Blade Stealth updated with quad-core eighth-gen processors
- October 18, 2017

It's got the same 3200 x 1800, 13.3-inch display, 16GB of RAM, and color choices of the classic black and the more professional gunmetal gray option introduced earlier this year. A 500W power supply within the enclosure should provide enough juice to any graphics card you want to try out although officially, GPUs are limited to 375W of power consumption. (more...)
Steady Movements: Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (NAK)
- October 18, 2017

Moving average convergence divergence (MACD) shows that the stock is on a PRICE RELATIVITY trend. The Williams Percent Range or Williams %R is another technical indicator worth checking out. A value of 25-50 would indicate a strong trend. Money Making News (Stocknews.pro) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument unless that information is subsequently confirmed on your own. (more...)