Tech


Olstein Capital Management LP Sells 6000 Shares of Caterpillar Inc. (CAT)
- December 29, 2017

The company was maintained on Wednesday, October 25 by Citigroup. The rating was upgraded by Goldman Sachs on Tuesday, October 11 to "Buy". Jefferies has "Buy" rating and $3000 target. Finally, Point72 Asset Management L.P. bought a new stake in shares of Caterpillar in the 1st quarter worth approximately $46,917,000. Perry Jonathan L sold $595,392 worth of CubeSmart (NYSE:CUBE) on Wednesday, December 13. (more...)
American Girl Doll Of The Year 2018 Wants To Be An Astronaut American Girl Doll Of The Year 2018 Wants To Be An Astronaut
- December 29, 2017

Luciana Vega , an 11-year-old aspiring astronaut was revealed as the 2018 doll of the year on Thursday during a segment on Good Morning America . Additionally, Luciana's story is chronicled in a chapter book series written by Erin Teagan and published by Scholastic. (more...)
'Steve Jobs' Is ... An Italian Fashion Brand? 'Steve Jobs' Is ... An Italian Fashion Brand?
- December 29, 2017

However, the court ruled that the letter "J" isn't edible and therefore the bite could not be ripping off Apple's own iconic logo, and upheld the brother's trademark. Apple, as one can expect, sued the brothers over the trademark. "We will not do anything low-level, you will never see phones or TV shoddy with the brand Steve Jobs", the brothers told Business Insider Italia . (more...)
Hackers Targeting Connected Speakers from Sonos and Bose
- December 28, 2017

As well as playing any sound or voice command at will, the speakers also revealed the name of the Wi-Fi network they were connected to, and the owner's Spotify and Pandora username. She resorted to unplugging her speaker; you might just need to ensure that your network is properly protected, with no compromised devices or routers running default admin passwords. (more...)
IPhone owners sue Apple over admission it slows down older phones IPhone owners sue Apple over admission it slows down older phones
- December 29, 2017

Two people from Chicago, along with residents of Ohio, Indiana and North Carolina, claim that Apple's iOS updates were created to "purposefully slow down the performance speeds" of the phones "fraudulently forcing iPhone owners to purchase the latest model offered by Apple". (more...)
Hot Tickers: Endo International plc (ENDP), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)
- December 29, 2017

In taking a look at technical levels, shares are trading -0.11% away from the 50 day simple moving average and 8.78% away from the 200 day simple moving average . Raymond James Services Advsr accumulated 151,024 shares. Hoertkorn Richard Charles holds 666 shares or 0.02% of its portfolio. Franklin Resources stated it has 9,973 shares or 0% of all its holdings. (more...)
Apple hit with first lawsuits over iPhone performance throttling Apple hit with first lawsuits over iPhone performance throttling
- December 28, 2017

Following yesterday's revelation that it slows down older iPhones to help manage batter wear, Apple today has been hit with its first class action lawsuit over the tactic. By the name of lithium-ion batteries, they are not expected to hold the same charge after a predetermined number of charge cycles. Wouldn't that be nice? On Monday, the blog Primate Labs , a company that makes an app for measuring the speed of an iPhone's processor, published data that appeared to show slower ... (more...)
Stephen Curry to scrimmage Thursday, return looming Stephen Curry to scrimmage Thursday, return looming
- December 28, 2017

If Curry clears Friday's checkup, he could be made available for the game against his hometown franchise, the Charlotte Hornets. The Warriors officially announced that Curry will miss at least Wednesday's scheduled game against the Utah Jazz before being re-evaluated on Friday. (more...)
Moto X4 users in India now receiving Android Oreo update Moto X4 users in India now receiving Android Oreo update
- December 28, 2017

The update is software version ODX27.109-34 and is indeed Android 8.0 "Oreo". After the installation of the update, you will be able to work with picture-in-picture mode in addition to features such as background limits, app installation via APK, 60 new emojis, notification dots, adaptive icons, wide-gamut color including snoozing individual notification. (more...)
Apple Confirms It Slows Down Old iPhones As Their Batteries Age Apple Confirms It Slows Down Old iPhones As Their Batteries Age
- December 28, 2017

TeckFire figured that it was just iOS 11, being very bad. 'Our goal is to deliver the best experience for customers, which includes overall performance and prolonging the life of their devices , ' it said in a statement . But you're mistaken if you think Apple has done it to force you to buy a new iPhone, or that it prevented you in any way to replace your iPhone's battery. (more...)
Microsoft's Xbox Twitter account faces backlash for plagiarizing concept art Microsoft's Xbox Twitter account faces backlash for plagiarizing concept art
- December 28, 2017

A little earlier this month the Battle Royale game had launched on the Xbox One Game Preview program , where the game reached over one million players in the first 48 hours despite attracting criticism for its now poor performance. Xbox's ad even has the faded blue sky at the top of the image . In the thread where Macsterr drew attention to the ad, there was a statement about it. (more...)
XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO)'s Stock Is Buy After Today's Significant Increase XPO Logistics, Inc. (XPO)'s Stock Is Buy After Today's Significant Increase
- December 28, 2017

Gotham Asset Management Llc reported 222,595 shares stake. The stock increased 0.58% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $124.76. Another trade for 3,000 shares valued at $51,600 was sold by Melman Gil. The transportation company reported $0.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.57 by $0.02. (NYSE: XPO ). (more...)
22 counties affected by three new weather warnings issued by Met Éireann 22 counties affected by three new weather warnings issued by Met Éireann
- December 28, 2017

However, the snow is not set to last - rain will follow, clearing any snow away. The Status Yellow warning was extended to the whole country at 9pm on Wednesday by Met Eireann . Gardai say a thaw is underway, but they're urging all road users to exercise care. Although some rain, sleet and snow (on higher ground) is forecast these will be confined to Munster initially and then Connacht - before extending to Leinster and Ulster later. (more...)
Buhari's son unconscious after horror power-bike accident Buhari's son unconscious after horror power-bike accident
- December 28, 2017

Yusuf was rushed to Cedar Crest Hospital in Gudu District, Abuja , where surgery was performed on him after he broke his limbs and sustained head injury following a bike accident. The statement added that Buhari and his wife were thankful to Nigerians for the good wishes and prayers for their son. He lay there unconscious for a while before the first lady was alerted", a family source anonymously told the media house, adding, "She ordered that he be immediately rushed to Cedarcrest ... (more...)
LG Announces Its Audio Lineup for 2018 Ahead of CES LG Announces Its Audio Lineup for 2018 Ahead of CES
- December 28, 2017

However, it has pointed out that the ThinQ Speaker will be able to deliver quality output with the help of the company's partnership with Meridian Audio . That is going to be a common theme for LG in 2018, especially with its audio. LG's partnership with Meridian Audio benefitted the SK10Y speaker with innovative audio enhancements created to deliver an unsurpassed listening experience. (more...)
Utah Jazz at Golden State Warriors 12/27 Utah Jazz at Golden State Warriors 12/27
- December 28, 2017

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Warriors are 11.5-point home favorites to beat the Jazz, who opened as 12-point road underdogs for tonight's game. Jazz: Center Rudy Gobert (left PCL strain and bone bruise) missed his seventh consecutive game. Before he was kept out of action by his ankle injury, Curry was averaging 26.3 points, 6.6 assists, and 5.1 rebounds in 23 games played. (more...)
OnePlus 5T to soon get open beta for Android Oreo OnePlus 5T to soon get open beta for Android Oreo
- December 28, 2017

This is the new version of earlier launched OnePlus 5 Smartphone. The company on Wednesday has hinted that an open beta version for the OnePlus 5T will be available soon. The OnePlus 5T is certainly capable of supporting high-definition video streams, as it comes with 6-inch, 1080p display and a powerful Snapdragon 835 processor paired with at least 6GB of RAM. (more...)
Snapchat to bring Stories to the web with new 'Stories Everywhere' feature
- December 28, 2017

The idea behind Stories Everywhere is to accelerate user growth for Snapchat , which has been stalling. A Cheddar source has claimed that Snap is working on Stories Everywhere , which (surprise) would make Stories available on the web and other apps. (more...)
Instagram Now Showing Recommended Posts On Your Feed Instagram Now Showing Recommended Posts On Your Feed
- December 28, 2017

The middle of the month saw a new option to follow hashtags to keep up to date with trends/topics that you're interested in, and just about a week ago, Instagram started rolling out an in-line comment feature to make it even faster to leave your thoughts on photos/videos. (more...)
Apple admits its slowing down our older iPhones Apple admits its slowing down our older iPhones
- December 28, 2017

Of course, long before the announcement, iPhone users have complained of their phones slowing down around the time of a new release. On Thursday, Apple was hit by two separate class action lawsuits, one filed in California , and another filed in IL. (more...)