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Apple Said to Be in Talks to Acquire Music Identification App Shazam Apple Said to Be in Talks to Acquire Music Identification App Shazam
- December 11, 2017

According to tech blog Techcrunch , the iPhone maker is close to a deal to buy Shazam, the United Kingdom company founded in 1999 that allows users to identify any song, tv show or movies in seconds by listening to an audio clip. The acquisition would help Apple embed that capability more deeply into its music offerings, which include a music-streaming service and the iTunes Store. (more...)
Kids participate in Shop with a Cop Kids participate in Shop with a Cop
- December 11, 2017

The kids who were chosen this year were invited to the Cache County Sheriff's Office, where they were first partnered with a law enforcement member. People can also help needy children by going to Kmart and selecting a family from the Giving Tree on display at the store. (more...)
Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Shares Sold by RKL Wealth Management LLC
- December 10, 2017

The company's revenue was up 2.5% on a year-over-year basis. analysts expect that Verizon Communications Inc. will post 3.77 EPS for the current year. The firm has "Hold" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Sunday, September 17. Moffett Nathanson raised Verizon Communications from a "sell" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research note on Tuesday, May 30th. (more...)
McLaren announces the Senna, its most extreme road vehicle ever McLaren announces the Senna, its most extreme road vehicle ever
- December 10, 2017

The shape of the Senna has been designed with aerodynamic efficiency and downforce in mind, with McLaren saying the auto will give "the most intense circuit experience of any road McLaren" as a result. The McLaren Senna isn't a direct replacement for the McLaren P1 but it promises to be a faster vehicle round a racetrack. The McLaren Senna costs £750,000, but McLaren say they've sold them all already. (more...)
Uche Secondus emerges PDP National Chairman Uche Secondus emerges PDP National Chairman
- December 10, 2017

CHANNELS TV reports that Secondus polled 2,000 votes to be declared victor of the election at the National Convention of the party which began on Saturday in Abuja. The post PDP national chairman: Secondus is first! appeared first on Vanguard News . The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mariya Umar was elected National Women Leader, Umoru Hadiza , Deputy National Women Leader, and Emmanuel Enoidem , National Youth Leader. (more...)
Shadow of the Colossus Presents Special Edition, PS4 Pro Modes Shadow of the Colossus Presents Special Edition, PS4 Pro Modes
- December 10, 2017

The firm showed off the enhanced features that will be exclusive to the PS4 Pro version of the game, like its performance mode that aims to up the frame rate of the game with a target of 60 frames per second. It's here that you get to see all the updates and enhancements the PS4 remake has over it's original counterpart and PS3 remaster. Digital rewards include in-game items like the Ancient Bow, Cloak of Fate, the "Spotted Steed" Agro skin, two custom PlayStation 4 themes, and a Colossi ... (more...)
North Korea: War an 'established fact' due to Trump's 'confrontational warmongering' North Korea: War an 'established fact' due to Trump's 'confrontational warmongering'
- December 10, 2017

Reacting to North Korea's launch of a new, more powerful intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) on November 29, Moon urged Pyongyang to give up on its pursuit of nuclear missiles capable of reaching the USA and return to the negotiation table. (more...)
The NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Lowered to The NXP Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Lowered to "Hold" at Zacks Investment Research
- December 10, 2017

The stock decreased 0.39% or $23.1523 during the last trading session, reaching $5883.4946. Shares of NXP Semiconductors NV ( NASDAQ NXPI ) traded down 0.60% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting $108.58. (NASDAQ:SPLK) for 38,789 shares. Guggenheim Llc stated it has 99,889 shares. Livforsakringsbolaget Skandia Omsesidigt stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Splunk Inc. (more...)
Ford Motor (NYSE:F) Receives Equal Weight Rating from Morgan Stanley
- December 10, 2017

Ford Motor Co now has $49.77B valuation. The Central and Eastern Europe (NYSE:CEE) has risen 21.02% since December 9, 2016 and is uptrending. Therefore 44% are positive. It turned negative, as 75 investors sold GM shares while 286 reduced holdings. Institutional ownership refers to the ownership stake in a company that is held by large financial organizations, pension funds or endowments. (more...)
Sii Investments Inc. WI Sells 2391 Shares of US Bancorp (USB)
- December 10, 2017

It has outperformed by 20.71% the S&P500. Oppenheimer reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of U.S. Bancorp in a report on Thursday, October 19th. Gideon Capital Advisors Inc acquired 9,262 shares as Us Bancorp Del (USB)'s stock declined 6.89%. (more...)
SNS Financial Group LLC Has $338000 Position in General Mills, Inc. (GIS)
- December 09, 2017

It was reported on Dec, 8 by Barchart.com . OvaScience, Inc., a fertility company, discovers, develops, and commercializes fertility treatment options for women worldwide. Investors sentiment increased to 1 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.06, from 0.84 in 2017Q1. Altavista Wealth Management Inc increased General Mills Inc (GIS) stake by 64.94% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (more...)
Active Stock Momentum: Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:VKTX)
- December 09, 2017

This works out to a decrease of -4.44% compared to last year's earnings. The Senate Republicans on Wednesday agreed to talks with the House of Representatives on the tax bill amid early signs that lawmakers could agree on a final bill ahead of a self-imposed December 22 deadline. (more...)
Omega Collection announced at PSX 2017 Omega Collection announced at PSX 2017
- December 09, 2017

Players will play from the child's perspective as he interacts with Trico. It was made to sound like this is an update to the existing game but it's not clear if a standalone version will be made available. Wipeout: Omega Collection owners will be able to play the entire game using PlayStation VR. Additionally, three new ships have been created featuring a special cockpit view for PlayStation VR that include head tracking, enabling users to check out the interiors of the new ships, as ... (more...)
Monster Hunter World Beta Details, Start Time etc. Monster Hunter World Beta Details, Start Time etc.
- December 09, 2017

To further celebrate the Blue Bomber's 30th anniversary, various tunes from his games will also be included in Monster Hunter: World , heard when players use certain weapons in the game. Venture on quests alone or cooperatively with up to three hunters via online drop-in multiplayer. The new trailer isn't all cheeky crossovers, since it shows a good bit of story development, the characters you'll encounter, and of course a menagerie of monsters to hunt. (more...)
Nvidia Corp (Put) (NVDA) Holding Has Increased by Twin Tree Management Lp Nvidia Corp (Put) (NVDA) Holding Has Increased by Twin Tree Management Lp
- December 09, 2017

The stock decreased 1.85% or $0.45 during the last trading session, reaching $23.85. About 109,112 shares traded. (NASDAQ:MBII) has risen 94.03% since December 9, 2016 and is uptrending. It also reduced its holding in Perrigo Co Pcl (Put) (NYSE:PRGO) by 167,300 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 79,800 shares, and cut its stake in Viacom Inc New (Call) (NASDAQ:VIAB). (more...)
Dearborn Partners LLC Raises Position in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)
- December 09, 2017

Comerica Securities Inc acquired 17,597 shares as International Business Machs (IBM)'s stock declined 15.88%. Moreover, Wealth Enhancement Advisory Svcs Ltd Liability Corporation has 0.22% invested in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM) for 15,267 shares. (more...)
Lincoln National Corporation (LNC) Sets 52-Week High; Strong Momentum for Holders
- December 09, 2017

The stock increased 1.14% or $0.87 during the last trading session, reaching $77.37. Lincoln National Corporation is in the Financial. It has outperformed by 30.57% the S&P500. The rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with "Market Perform" on Friday, September 23. Piper Jaffray has "Overweight" rating and $62 target. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Buy" on Friday, December 8. (more...)
The Latest HCA Healthcare, Inc. (HCA) Insider Trading Activity
- December 09, 2017

Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and eighteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. With 8.77% expansion YOY projected over 5 years HCA Healthcare, Inc. Loring Wolcott & Coolidge Fiduciary Advsrs Ltd Liability Partnership Ma accumulated 1,000 shares. As per Friday, October 28, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. (more...)
God of War PS4 new info announced at PSX 2017 God of War PS4 new info announced at PSX 2017
- December 09, 2017

For comparison, all three core God of War games average around 10 hours to beat . God of War takes a different approach to combat this time around, with a more third person action camera much in the same vein as Hellblade. Barlog provided additional commentary over the trailer released during Paris Games Week 2017, mentioning that the gameplay featured occurs in an area found when exploring and is not part of the main critical path. (more...)
Stardew Valley is coming to PlayStation Vita next year Stardew Valley is coming to PlayStation Vita next year
- December 09, 2017

The update notes that multiplayer will not be available on the PS Vita version, however. A number of people have been curious about the PS Vita port we mentioned way back in January, and I'm happy to announce that a PS Vita port is actually happening! However, we do know it will be possible to dance with the other player during the Flower Dance if you haven't won the heart of any of the townspeople. (more...)