Tech


JMP Securities Cuts Criteo (NASDAQ:CRTO) Stock To a "Market Perform" Rating
- December 17, 2017

It has underperformed by 5.59% the S&P500. 5,460 are owned by Pictet And Cie (Europe) Sa. The institutional investor held 880,000 shares of the advertising company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $43.16 million, up from 740,000 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Samsung Launches Galaxy Note8 X 99AVANT Limited Edition for $1800 Samsung Launches Galaxy Note8 X 99AVANT Limited Edition for $1800
- December 16, 2017

Additionally, the phone also features FM Radio. People around the world are eyeing on the budget-friendly smartphones so that they too can test out all the Android features on their new phone. However, it will have a completely new processor, new set of cameras and other new features. Samsung apparently managed to shave off a miniscule 0.1mm from the bottom bezel, far less than previous rumors of much narrower borders had suggested. (more...)
MGM Resorts International (MGM) Holdings Lifted by Ameriprise Financial Inc
- December 16, 2017

Deutsche Bank has "Buy" rating and $3400 target. JP Morgan maintained MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM ) on Tuesday, October 13 with "Overweight" rating. Barclays reiterated an "overweight" rating on shares of MGM Resorts International in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, April 5 by Goldman Sachs. (more...)
YouTube debuts 360-video app on Steam VR
- December 16, 2017

Today, YouTube VR is finally available for desktops. YouTube VR is now available on Steam, marking the first time that it's been available on a platform other than Google's own Daydream. There's also support for traditional video which can be viewed with a VR headset. Google has launched its YouTube VR app on Steam. Early Access is generally a good way for developers to roll out their product and identify any issues without the same expectation as a final release would have. (more...)
Google and NASA scientist claims, two new plants in solar system Google and NASA scientist claims, two new plants in solar system
- December 16, 2017

This man-made neural network worked tirelessly by sifting through tons of Kepler data , finally finding weak transit signals that indicated the possibility of a yet-undiscovered eighth planet in the constellation Draco. "Kepler-90i is not a place I'd like to go visit", Vanderburg said, adding that the planet probably has an average temperature of about 800 degrees Fahrenheit. (more...)
Tavis Smiley Vows to Fight Back' Against Sexual Misconduct Allegations Tavis Smiley Vows to Fight Back' Against Sexual Misconduct Allegations
- December 16, 2017

Smiley's written statement was accompanied by a video of him addressing the allegations. In a statement posted on his official Facebook page Wednesday night, Smiley said he was "as shocked as anyone else by PBS' announcement". Television. Among the projects in the works under that deal is an adaptation of Smiley's book "Before You Judge Me: The Triumph and Tragedy of Michael Jackson's Last Days", about the pop singer, with J.J. (more...)
BlackBerry Priv support ends BlackBerry Priv support ends
- December 16, 2017

This means that, until 2020, owners of now-ageing BlackBerry mobes will be able to download apps from the BB10 app store, although the firm hasn't clarified whether it will continue to ply devices with updates and patches. If there is any security loophole, then the phone will receive the required update. This week, it announced the Priv will no longer receive monthly security updates, essentially telling its current users that it's time to move on to something new. (more...)
Yet Another Patent Shows Foldable Surface Yet Another Patent Shows Foldable Surface
- December 16, 2017

The patent details several methods Microsoft are looking into for keeping a continuous display running across two OLED panels, for each half of the folding screen, in addition to references to a "Surlink" connector, which could be the Surface connector, and a method for including a USB-C port. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz B-Class spied Mercedes-Benz B-Class spied
- December 16, 2017

The G-Class is now bigger than before and this means more interior room, indeed front and rear legroom is up by 38mm and 150mm, respectively. It is not only by far the passenger auto model series with the longest production run in the history of Mercedes-Benz, but also the forefather of all SUVs to bear the three- pointed star. (more...)
The Purrfect Palicos in Monster Hunter The Purrfect Palicos in Monster Hunter
- December 16, 2017

Well you won't have to wait long in order to play a second beta also taking place later this month. Following the beta last week , exclusively for PlayStation Plus owners, this beta will be available to all PS4 owners, including multiplayer lobbies. (more...)
Microsoft will bundle PUBG with Xbox One X next week Microsoft will bundle PUBG with Xbox One X next week
- December 16, 2017

Apparently over a million players have jumped into the XB1 version in the first 2 days, which is pretty darn impressive. And while that version is set to be in an early access period for a little while longer, that didn't stop one million Xbox One owners from logging into the game in the first 48 hours since it went live. (more...)
Google Flights wants to help you plan cheaper holidays Google Flights wants to help you plan cheaper holidays
- December 16, 2017

All this will eventually help you avoid the busy dates and get the hotels at an affordable charge. With Google Flights , the company is leveraging machine learning technology to analyze historical price data to inform you as to when it's the best time to book a flight . (more...)
Data miners uncover a Red Dead Redemption 2 mission in GTA Data miners uncover a Red Dead Redemption 2 mission in GTA
- December 16, 2017

The Doomsday Heist is also GTA Online's Title Update 1.42, and contains a swathe of changes and new content alongside the heist itself. Time will tell what 2018 holds for the future of GTA Online but with with Rockstars' newest game; Red Dead Redemption 2 slated to come out early next year, some are left wondering if this will be the last major update to this now 4 year old title. (more...)
What the Technicals Say About Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD)
- December 15, 2017

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . has a twelve month low of $9.42 and a twelve month high of $15.65. The stock increased 0.13% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $91. Ibm Retirement Fund holds 0.03% or 12,225 shares. Sanctuary Wealth Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (more...)
New Pinch Day Sale: Best mobile deals on Flipkart New Pinch Day Sale: Best mobile deals on Flipkart
- December 15, 2017

Other smartphones that are getting discounts are the HTC U Ultra (available at Rs. 28,999), Samsung Galaxy S7 (available at Rs. 29,990) after getting a discount of Rs. The mobile offers at Rs 37,999 on various days. The 5.2-inch screen variant of Moto G5 smartphones is available at a direct discount of Rs6,000, additional 10% discount on HDFC Bank credit/debit cards and Rs10,000 on exchange with older smartphones. (more...)
Boston Scientific's (BSX) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at BMO Capital Markets
- December 15, 2017

Strong institutional ownership is an indication that hedge funds, large money managers and endowments believe a company is poised for long-term growth. Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE:BSX)[ Trend Analysis ] price per shares knocked down -0.35% to $25.62 with volume of 10.49 Million. Acrospire Investment Management LLC raised its position in shares of Boston Scientific by 157.3% in the 2nd quarter. (more...)
Technical Indicators under Review - Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ: ARCC)
- December 15, 2017

Bluecrest Capital Management Ltd who had been investing in Ares Cap Corp for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.83B market cap company. On their own, these margins do not tell much of a story, but they are very useful when compared to past periods or to competitor firms in the same industry. (more...)
Resident Evil 7 Gold Edition Launches with Free DLC Resident Evil 7 Gold Edition Launches with Free DLC
- December 15, 2017

For months, Capcom has been teasing Resident Evil 7 fans with glimpses of the game's final pieces of DLC , the End of Zoe and Not A Hero expansions. The belabored " Not a Hero " DLC is now available for free, as well, if you want to jump into the shoes of a returning series veteran. Season pass owners receive both, as do those who opt for the game's Gold Edition-which also comes with the previously released Banned Footage portions of additional content. (more...)
Apple imagined a version of Siri that can whisper responses to you Apple imagined a version of Siri that can whisper responses to you
- December 15, 2017

Since many questions you might ask Siri could indeed be of a personal nature, a version of the popular virtual assistant that can intelligently adapt to the user's situation could be useful to many. It's important to note that the patent isn't simply talking about reducing the volume of Siri's response when it detects that the user is whispering - Siri (or something like it) would actually respond with a whisper of its own. (more...)
Apple iMac Pro Ram Cannot Be Upgraded By DIY Apple iMac Pro Ram Cannot Be Upgraded By DIY
- December 15, 2017

The iMac Pro is now available to purchase online, with orders shipping beginning late December, but customers who want to see the new device in the flesh will have to wait a little longer. It features an all-new thermal architecture, because of which, iMac Pro can deliver up to 80% more cooling capacity. iMac Pro also comes with four microphones with beamforming technology, a new 1080p FaceTime HD camera with enhanced low-light performance, and new speakers that are up to 50% louder. (more...)