Tech


Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates for Ctrip.Com International (CTRP)
- January 06, 2018

While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.24/share. Tower Bridge Advisors who had been investing in Kellogg Co. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $23.37 billion market cap company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.05, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. Marketaxess Holdings (NASDAQ:MKTX) was reduced too. 33 funds opened positions while 59 raised stakes. (more...)
Google backs Chinese eSports platform Chushou Google backs Chinese eSports platform Chushou
- January 05, 2018

The report notes how Google wants to expand the Chinese startup's presence to target more overseas viewers. One site unavailable to Chinese consumers is YouTube Gaming , which has emerged as a popular hub for live streaming content. (more...)
Uncharted Creative Director Teases The Avengers Game as Potential Next Project Uncharted Creative Director Teases The Avengers Game as Potential Next Project
- January 06, 2018

Well, the rest is history. Escayg had joined the Naughty Dog crew seven years ago, and had been part of the team that created The Last of Us . Left Behind, Uncharted 4 were fleeting and Uncharted: "The Lost Legacy pushed my creative growth even further- I will miss all my dogs", he tweeted . (more...)
Intraday Mover - TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD)
- January 06, 2018

Following last close company's stock, is 4.34% above their SMA 50 and -1.41% below the 52-week high. Envestnet Asset Management invested 0% in TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: AMTD ). Moreover, State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue has 0.04% invested in TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (NASDAQ: AMTD ) for 15,558 shares. Over the past year Company's shares have been trading in the range of $36.12 and $54.24. (more...)
Google Assistant & Home Add Support For Over 100 New Devices Google Assistant & Home Add Support For Over 100 New Devices
- January 05, 2018

The Assistant is now available on more than 400 million devices, including speakers like Google Home , Android phones and tablets, iPhones, headphones, TVs, watches and more. While Amazon - Google's main competitor in the smart speaker space - hasn't revealed exactly how many Echo devices it's sold, it pegged the number of its competing Echo Dot sales in the millions. (more...)
Overwatch Mercy And Junkrat Nerf Overwatch Mercy And Junkrat Nerf
- January 05, 2018

While lead designer Geoff Goodman notes that "Junkrat has been enjoying the flexibility his double-charge Concussion Mine provides", he says "it has now become a bit too easy to throw out huge bursts of damage in a large area". He also said that while previous changes to Mercy's Resurrect have allowed people to counter her more easily, her ability to use Resurrect through Valkyrie made the changes moot. (more...)
Samsung updates the Notebook 7 Spin with faster processors and stylus support Samsung updates the Notebook 7 Spin with faster processors and stylus support
- January 05, 2018

Samsung Electronics America, Inc. has announced the new Samsung Notebook 9 Pen and three new versions of the Samsung Notebook 9 (2018 ), offering a mobile computing experience that matches how people are using their PCs: whether at work, on the go and everything in between. (more...)
Airtel Offers Cashback Worth Rs. 1500 on Select Samsung 4G Smartphones Airtel Offers Cashback Worth Rs. 1500 on Select Samsung 4G Smartphones
- January 05, 2018

Airtel said that itel's new 4G budget smartphones- itel A40 4G and itel A41- will come bundled with a cashback offer of Rs 1500 over a period of 36 months and a 100 day replacement warranty. The market price of itel A40 4G is Rs 4,599, while itel A41 is available at a price tag of Rs 4,699. "Postpaid customers need to opt into any one of Vodafone's attractive Red Plans". (more...)
Tech Giants Issue Fixes, Updates For Meltdown And Spectre Flaws Tech Giants Issue Fixes, Updates For Meltdown And Spectre Flaws
- January 05, 2018

The second, Spectre, affects Intel chips and those made by rival AMD , but also chips based on designs from ARM - which run in most smartphones and tablets. A PAIR of security vulnerabilities affect virtually all Apple products but are not now affecting users, the company said. And Microsoft has already released fixes for many of its services . (more...)
Now share your Instagram Stories directly on WhatsApp Now share your Instagram Stories directly on WhatsApp
- January 05, 2018

Then last month, Facebook launched a click-to-WhatsApp messaging button in Facebook ads, monetizing WhatsApp but not on WhatsApp itself. It is trying to connect all three together by introducing this new feature. The social media giant is basically using facial recognition technology to help you find photos you're not tagged in. Why Is Facebook Doing This? The first of all is to make it more functional and give more usage to Instagram Stories , and directly affecting the usage of the ... (more...)
The New ThinkPad from Lenovo Features Webcam Security Covers The New ThinkPad from Lenovo Features Webcam Security Covers
- January 05, 2018

Finally, Lenovo showed off some fresh monitors. Lenovo is prepping for a pretty serious overhaul of its product lineup for 2018, and the first wave of new product introductions starts with its mainstream ThinkPad lineup . The 2-in-1 will be available from January 2018, but pricing and availability have not yet been detailed. The new line-up includes the ThinkPad X280 and flagship ThinkPad X380 Yoga . (more...)
Sensex, Nifty close at record high, telecom shares rally Sensex, Nifty close at record high, telecom shares rally
- January 05, 2018

Asian shares inched closer to a record high after a report released on Thursday showed U.S. private employers added higher-than-expected 250,000 jobs in December. The beginning of 2018 has brought cheers to the market as Sensex and Nifty on Friday touched a new record. As per provisional data, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) bought shares worth Rs 212.05 crore, while domestic institutional investors (DIIs) made purchases worth Rs 325.24 crore yesterday. (more...)
Star Wars Battlefront II Gets A New Patch Star Wars Battlefront II Gets A New Patch
- January 05, 2018

It also includes "minor bug fixes and optimized performance". The rollout of the new patch caught fans of Pandemic Studios' game off-guard. Surprisingly, this isn't the first update to the game within the past year. However, with Double Damage now revealing its own Star Wars space battle project, which was pitched to EA in 2016, we've now got to wonder whether DD could have done an even better job. (more...)
Upcoming LG ThinQ TVs will support Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa Upcoming LG ThinQ TVs will support Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa
- January 05, 2018

It will also provide the users with the facility to turn off the TV when the program ends. LG's integrated assistant strategy seems to be two-fold. With a dramatically streamlined setup process, viewers can easily and quickly connect to gaming consoles and external soundbars. (more...)
Amazon Eyeing Premier League Streaming Rights Amazon Eyeing Premier League Streaming Rights
- January 05, 2018

Amazon shares ended the US Thursday trading day higher, amid speculation the tech giant is planning to bid for the streaming rights of United Kingdom premier league football. Amazon declined to comment, but in a statement last November said: "We will continue to look to add content that Prime members want". In the US, where Amazon has the most Prime subscribers, members spend nearly twice as much per year as Amazon customers who aren't Prime members, according to Consumer Intelligence ... (more...)
Marketer's Brief: Taco Bell Finally Gives In, Sells Fries Marketer's Brief: Taco Bell Finally Gives In, Sells Fries
- January 05, 2018

There have been rumors about Taco Bell serving fries for several years now, especially since they used to serve them in Mexico back when they had locations there. A Taco Bell fries release has been rumored since buzzworthy tests with select audiences in West Virginia and Bakersfield, CA markets last spring. But the restaurants can profit if the discounts lure customers to higher-priced items, or bundles of low cost items offered at restaurants like Burger King, Wendy's and KFC. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S9 likely to have a new Dex Pad accessory Samsung Galaxy S9 likely to have a new Dex Pad accessory
- January 05, 2018

It has a dual front camera setup including a 16MP f/1.9 sensor and an 8MP f/1.9 sensor. Samsung introduced its mid-range Galaxy A8 series two weeks ago , with both phones now up for pre-order in Korea . The South Korean major has already been criticised for a battery issue on the Note 8 and S8 Plus . That's something you can't do with the current DeX Station , which is basically a smartphone dock. (more...)
Microsoft partners with Adaptive Biotechnologies for decoding immune system using AI Microsoft partners with Adaptive Biotechnologies for decoding immune system using AI
- January 05, 2018

The tech giant Microsoft is partnering with Seattle biotech company Adaptive Biotechnologies on a year-long project to build a universal blood test that can screen for dozens or even hundreds of diseases at a time, all by decoding the information in the immune system. (more...)
Android users being targeted by fake Uber app Android users being targeted by fake Uber app
- January 05, 2018

The malware tries to pass itself off as the Uber app, but it's not available in the Google Play store and users would have to download from another source. "This case again demonstrates malware authors' neverending quest for finding new social engineering techniques to trick and steal from unwitting users", said Dinesh Venkatesan, principal threat analysis engineer at Symantec . (more...)
IPhone X Puts Samsung's Galaxy Phones to Shame in OLED Burn-in Test IPhone X Puts Samsung's Galaxy Phones to Shame in OLED Burn-in Test
- January 05, 2018

In an apology letter written last week, the technology company announced it would be dropping prices by almost two-thirds for anyone with an iPhone 6 model or later. Slower battery issues affect the iPhone 6, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE , iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus and iPhone 7 Plus . Battery apps aren't as reliable in reporting the health of your older iPhone's battery. (more...)