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SSGSS Vegeta Joins the Fight in Dragon Ball FighterZ SSGSS Vegeta Joins the Fight in Dragon Ball FighterZ
- January 07, 2018

Vegeta is one of the most prominent and popular characters within the Dragon Ball universe. No, wait, all aboard the SSGSS Vegeta, because the Super Saiyan Blue-level version of the character is the subject of the latest Dragon Ball FighterZ promo. (more...)
N Korea 'likely' to join Games N Korea 'likely' to join Games
- January 07, 2018

The following day, Seoul offered to Pyongyang holding a senior-level, inter-governmental dialogue on January 9 at the Peace House in the truce village of Panmunjom, which straddles the heavily guarded inter-Korean land border. The tentative moves towards the Olympic appearance come after months of escalating rhetoric from North Korea and the US. Friday's announcement came not long after USA and South Korea agreed to postpone one of the world's largest military exercises until after the ... (more...)
New Intel patches promise immunity to Meltdown and Spectre attacks New Intel patches promise immunity to Meltdown and Spectre attacks
- January 06, 2018

The flaw revealed on Monday affects most Intel processors manufactured since 1995. Xiaomi could not be immediately reached for comment. Intel believes these exploits do not have the potential to corrupt, modify or delete data. Meltdown appears to be specific to Intel chips. "Of course, smartphone vendors can update software to fix the problem, but the move is expected to dent the performance of devices". (more...)
Intel hit with three class-action lawsuits over chip flaws Intel hit with three class-action lawsuits over chip flaws
- January 06, 2018

Computer chips made by AMD , Qualcomm and ARM are also vulnerable to the security flaw . "What actually happens with these flaws is different and what you do about them is different", said Paul Kocher, a researcher who was an integral member of a team of researchers at big tech companies like Google and Rambus and in academia that discovered the flaws. (more...)
Deepika Padukone And Ranveer Singh Are Getting Engaged On Her Birthday? Deepika Padukone And Ranveer Singh Are Getting Engaged On Her Birthday?
- January 06, 2018

After Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli tied the knot in a private ceremony in Italy, it seems that rumoured couple Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are all set to follow Virushka's footsteps. Buzz is that the couple will fly to Sri Lanka for their engagement with their respective families and finalise other details on the island country. (more...)
Belkin reveals its newest Qi chargers during the run-up to CES Belkin reveals its newest Qi chargers during the run-up to CES
- January 06, 2018

The start of the new year has brought forward new products from Belkin and will be catered towards users of the iPhone X , iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus . If you want to charge two devices at once with a wall charger, though, then you'll want to pick up the Dual Port Home Charger 27W . All three can charge through most cases up to 3mm thick, and according to Belkin are specially insulated and shielded so they don't interfere with device functionality like Bluetooth and LTE. (more...)
Amazon Alexa is Coming Soon to Wearables Amazon Alexa is Coming Soon to Wearables
- January 06, 2018

Amazon is determined to get its Alexa voice assistant onto as many devices as possible. Amazon also said Bose, in particular, had been working with the company to test and improve the interface for better compatibility. Amazon wants to put Alexa in every device it can so that, no matter where you turn, its voice assistant is ready and waiting to help you. Amazon in the past has made Alexa available in its range of Echo products and to third-party device makers to include in smart home ... (more...)
The Fmr LLC Sells 682000 Shares of Zayo Group Holdings Inc (ZAYO)
- January 06, 2018

Moffett Nathanson reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $39.00 price objective (up previously from $34.00) on shares of Zayo Group in a research report on Thursday, September 28th. Since July 31, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 14 selling transactions for $186.06 million activity. In other Zayo Group Holdings news, CEO Daniel Caruso sold 21,981 shares of Zayo Group Holdings stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 3rd. (more...)
LightsOut adware posing as flashlight and utility apps discovered LightsOut adware posing as flashlight and utility apps discovered
- January 06, 2018

But several Alphonso-enabled apps are geared toward children, and many of their disclosures aren't fully transparent, the report noted . Pool 3D, one of the apps to run the software, attempts to expound its goal, reach and conduct. Founded in 2013, Alphonso initially focused on working with apps to capitalize on ads through so-called second-screen viewing, as people increasingly turned their attention to smartphones and tablets during TV breaks. (more...)
Has $3.64 Million Position in Bank of America Corp (BAC)
- January 06, 2018

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU) has risen 12.02% since January 6, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 78.88% the S&P500. Mark Sheptoff Financial Planning Llc increased its stake in Bank Amer Corp ( BAC ) by 245.61% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Walt Disney (DIS) Lifted to Walt Disney (DIS) Lifted to "Buy" at Rosenblatt Securities
- January 06, 2018

About 2.06M shares traded. FBR & Co reaffirmed a "hold" rating and set a $97.00 price target on shares of Walt Disney in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Analysts await The Home Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:MKSI) to report earnings on February, 1. They expect $1.59 EPS, up 2.58% or $0.04 from last year's $1.55 per share. (more...)
Meltdown and Spectre CPU Flaws Expose Modern Systems to Risk
- January 06, 2018

Rival Tencent Holdings said it was in contact with Intel regarding possible fixes but wasn't aware of any attempted attacks so far, according to Bloomberg. "The remaining ones will be completed in the next several hours, with associated instance maintenance notifications", it said today. Google says Android devices are protected if they have the latest security updates. (more...)
Sean Middleton Sells 1278 Shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp (CTSH) Stock
- January 06, 2018

The stock increased 0.71% or $0.39 during the last trading session, reaching $55.16. About 3.44M shares traded or 0.37% up from the average. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation (NASDAQ:CTSH) has risen 5.50% since January 6, 2017 and is uptrending. (more...)
Intel responds to security vulnerability, calling out AMD and ARM Intel responds to security vulnerability, calling out AMD and ARM
- January 06, 2018

The good news is that there is no known malware which exploits these flaws. And the problem could affect much more than just personal devices. The flaw potentially could be exploited on servers and in data centres and massive cloud computing platforms such as Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or Google Cloud. (more...)
Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ:ATVI) Upgraded to Hold at Vetr
- January 06, 2018

Ci Glob Invests owns 0.09% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc . Thrivent Financial for Lutherans now owns 24,140 shares of the company's stock valued at $872,000 after buying an additional 1,510 shares during the last quarter. The company has market cap of $7.21 billion. Nordea Inv Management Ab holds 0.04% in Activision Blizzard, Inc . It has a 69.45 P/E ratio. BidaskClub cut shares of Activision Blizzard from a buy rating to a hold rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 27th. (more...)
There Are White Creme Eggs in Them There Supermarkets There Are White Creme Eggs in Them There Supermarkets
- January 06, 2018

The promotion is bound to cause some consternation among fans of the product, who claimed that Cadbury's United States owners ruined Easter two years ago with a new "cheap chocolate imitation" Creme Egg. So you'll have to keep your eyes peeled or buy lots of them in order to track the white chocolate ones down. Also, getting a white one might mean winning a prize too, as some of the white eggs come with bar codes that get the eater a cash windfall of up to £1,000 should they pass a bar code ... (more...)
'Steer with your thoughts' using Nissan's latest tech 'Steer with your thoughts' using Nissan's latest tech
- January 06, 2018

B2V technology now comes in the form of a skullcap which the driver wears. To use, the driver wears a device that measures brain activity, which is then analyzed by the vehicle's autonomous systems. The idea, apparently, is to deliver a "positive experience" for driving rather than taking humans out of the driving loop altogether, which is what the rest of the world is working on. (more...)
Intel Acknowledges Chip-Level Security Vulnerability In Processors Intel Acknowledges Chip-Level Security Vulnerability In Processors
- January 06, 2018

The federal organization says that "fully removing the vulnerability" requires replacing the hardware already embedded in millions of computing devices. That is, they start working on what they expect should be the next task, discarding the result if they guessed wrong. What Project Zero found were two key ways to trick even secure, well-designed apps into leaking data from those returned processes. (more...)
January Android security patch will protect Android users from Spectre vulnerability January Android security patch will protect Android users from Spectre vulnerability
- January 06, 2018

Intel's statement said these concerns too were exaggerated. Kernel is the key part of an operating system that has complete control over the system and acts as a connecting dot between processor , application, memory and other hardware devices. (more...)
Microsoft's Free Windows 10 Assistive Technologies Upgrade Offer Is Still Alive Microsoft's Free Windows 10 Assistive Technologies Upgrade Offer Is Still Alive
- January 06, 2018

In order for the bug to patched completely Microsoft and other tech companies are waiting on firmware updates from the Intel , AMD and ARM , which are in the process of being rolled out to users. First of all, Intel says that the exploits likely can't corrupt, modify, or delete data. Intel adds that analysis conducted so far indicates that many PC types with various CPUs and operating systems could be vulnerable to these exploits. (more...)