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Amazon's Digital Day is coming back on December 29 Amazon's Digital Day is coming back on December 29
- December 19, 2017

These are just a few of the various digital deals that will be available from Amazon on December 29th. If you're one of those people that prefers digital movies, books, and more, then it may be worth checking out Amazon's Digital Day later this month. (more...)
Revenue Approximations Analysis: HCP, Inc. (HCP), International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
- December 19, 2017

The stock increased 0.77% or $0.82 during the last trading session, reaching $106.96. The company maintains price to book ratio of 2.28 vs.an industry average at 4.47. The rating was downgraded by Guggenheim to "Neutral" on Friday, November 10. Since August 21, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 14 selling transactions for $13.17 million activity. (more...)
Groudon is the first Generation III legendary in Pokémon GO Groudon is the first Generation III legendary in Pokémon GO
- December 19, 2017

When facing the side, Groudon's snout and tail actually extend past the screen, because it's just that huge. As soon as the raid battle for Ho-Oh ended, the one for Groudon has surfaced. Gamers should look out for the charge assaults like quake and Fire Blast. He should start showing up in Raid Battles around the world in the next couple of days. (more...)
MIUI 9 Android Oreo beta kicks off for the Mi Mix 2 MIUI 9 Android Oreo beta kicks off for the Mi Mix 2
- December 19, 2017

Since the company has now rolled out the Beta update, it is expected that Xiaomi will also release a stable update of Android Oreo soon. We would get to see the update to roll out globally for this device in the early 2018. This allows users to autofill the user id and passwords, which makes it easier to log in to different apps, while you are setting up a new device. The dual SIM smartphone boasts of a 12MP rear camera with Sony IMX386 sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 4K video recording, 4-axis OIS ... (more...)
Xiaomi #1 Mi Fan Sale: smartphone at Re. 1 during flash sale Xiaomi #1 Mi Fan Sale: smartphone at Re. 1 during flash sale
- December 19, 2017

The variant offering the larger storage also receives a Rs 1,000 discount and could be had for Rs 14,999. Smartphones including the recently launched Mi A1 special edition red is on sale during this period. Apart from that, MobiKwik mobile wallet users can get SuperCash up to Rs 4,000. The Xiaomi audio products sale includes Mi in-ear headphones and Mi Capsule earphones both of which, get a Rs 100 off and will be available at Rs 499 and Rs 899 respectively. (more...)
No more smashed phone screens: Self-healing glass has just been discovered No more smashed phone screens: Self-healing glass has just been discovered
- December 19, 2017

Japanese researchers have unveiled a new type of glass that can heal itself from cracks and breaks. The new polymer glass is "highly robust mechanically yet can readily be repaired by compression at fractured surfaces", the team wrote in the journal Science . (more...)
Rising Thunder devs to release final edition of cancelled fighting game Rising Thunder devs to release final edition of cancelled fighting game
- December 19, 2017

But in a Reddit post today, Radiant unveiled Rising Thunder: Community Edition , a free, open-source version of the game that will be available in January 2018 for PC. This build has essentially the same features as the final alpha in 2016, but the developers have "tinkered" to add offline local play and some smaller improvements. (more...)
Infocus Vision 3 debuts in India with a price-tag of INR 6999 Infocus Vision 3 debuts in India with a price-tag of INR 6999
- December 19, 2017

The device sports a 5.7-inch full-vision display with an aspect ratio of 18:9 for better visual experience. The phone is all made of aluminum and have a matte black finish all over the body. Smile UX also comes with extended notifications, a fairly powerful theme engine and more. No matter what the price range, it is nearly becoming mandatory to equip a smartphone with a dual camera setup in 2017. (more...)
Reddit overhauls mobile app with chat function and new moderation tools
- December 19, 2017

Reddit today announced a number of changes to its iOS and Android apps created to make its mobile software a more interactive and social way of exploring the site. At the time of the launch, Reddit said that half its user base browsed the site on mobile, including both via mobile web and third-party applications. (more...)
Could Apple Inc. (AAPL) See a Reversal After Breaking All Highs?
- December 19, 2017

About 1.65 million shares traded. Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. The company's quarterly revenue was up 12.2% compared to the same quarter last year. analysts expect that Apple will post 11.18 EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
WhatsApp ordered to stop sharing user data with Facebook WhatsApp ordered to stop sharing user data with Facebook
- December 19, 2017

The move has spurred a number of regulatory actions against Facebook in Europe, including an investigation into the matter by the CNIL. More specifically, the regulator noted that WhatsApp hadn't obtained user consent for its policy change and that users who opposed it had no recourse but to terminate their account. (more...)
Tredje AP fonden Has $5.15 Million Holdings in Carnival Corporation (CCL) Tredje AP fonden Has $5.15 Million Holdings in Carnival Corporation (CCL)
- December 19, 2017

Carnival Corporation ( CCL ) traded up $0.65 during mid-day trading on Monday, reaching $66.60. About 2.58 million shares traded or 82.11% up from the average. The Company's segments include North America, and Europe, Australia & Asia (EAA). (NASDAQ:LFUS) earned "Neutral" rating by Longbow on Tuesday, December 13. (more...)
Chris Froome caught in 'horrible situation' following adverse drug test revelation Chris Froome caught in 'horrible situation' following adverse drug test revelation
- December 19, 2017

Appearing on the BBC's Sports Personality of the Year on Sunday night, Froome once again denied any wrongdoing but said he "understood people's concerns". Salbutamol can be taken without the need for a Therapeutic Use Exemption - in which an athlete receives medical permission to take an otherwise banned substance - so long as the legal limit is not exceeded. (more...)
Virginia woman found mauled to death by her pit bulls Virginia woman found mauled to death by her pit bulls
- December 19, 2017

So her father went out to look for her at the area she frequented. Bethany Lynn Stephens' body was discovered in the woods on Thursday night, Goochland County Sheriff James Agnew said. Asked about Norris' comments Saturday, Agnew said the evidence found at the scene, including the defensive wounds, clearly showed that the dogs were responsible for Stephens' death. (more...)
"Hey Google" Voice Command is now rolling out globally
- December 19, 2017

And as a user, you'll soon be able to access more of your favourite services and content using the convenience of Google Assistant . " Hey Google " definitely sounds more natural to say than the original " OK Google " phrase, and we reckon users will appreciate this new addition. (more...)
Coolio Wouldn't Be Surprised If Trump Tried to Have Eminem Killed Coolio Wouldn't Be Surprised If Trump Tried to Have Eminem Killed
- December 19, 2017

Different OG. But, it ultimately served as premise to Coolio's thoughts on Eminem's aim at Trump, offering up a more morbid possibility as to how this saga may end, if it hasn't already. And if you got a chance, would you eat it? "Trump is a little bit-he's a weirdo", Coolio began. "He might have Eminem killed". They follow each other. (more...)
Mansfield DAR lays wreaths for fallen veterans Mansfield DAR lays wreaths for fallen veterans
- December 19, 2017

Approximately 3,000 wreaths were laid during the ceremony by 200 volunteers at the 19-acre Veterans Memorial Cemetery which has 12,500 plots. Arlington, VA- More than 70,000 volunteers converged on Arlington National Cemetery Saturday, Dec. (more...)
CSGO Rumour - PUBG-esque Battle Royale Mode Coming CSGO Rumour - PUBG-esque Battle Royale Mode Coming
- December 19, 2017

Valve has been long-established in the first-person shooter scene with the likes of Half-Life, Team Fortress, and Portal - but their eSports giant in CS:GO has made them the center of a lot of the eSports world from the very beginning. These files first started appearing a year ago, so it is something that Valve has been mulling over for a while it seems. It is possible that this is just Valve experimenting with new ideas that won't necessarily see the light of day. (more...)
Google is shutting down its high-end smartphone AR platform, Tango Google is shutting down its high-end smartphone AR platform, Tango
- December 19, 2017

Since the time Google had launched ARCore, it was speculated that the search giant may kill the Project Tango initiative. Project Tango utilised a combination of hardware and software to create AR-compatible environments with depth perception and area learning. (more...)
Skype Preview Android app updated with bottom navigation bar, other UI improvements Skype Preview Android app updated with bottom navigation bar, other UI improvements
- December 18, 2017

Such changes include the addition of a new screen to the UI. Microsoft updated their iPhone version of the Skype app with a bottom navigation bar, and many users seem to prefer that over the current Android implementation. Aside from the SuperComposer screen, Microsoft's Skype Team have also chose to implement some changes that were most requested by the users. So if you use Skype and are willing to test out preview builds, you can go ahead and give the new interface a spin. (more...)