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Stocks surge amid strong earnings reports Stocks surge amid strong earnings reports
- January 16, 2018

BIG DECLINER: Industrial stocks accounted for much of the market's afternoon pullback. But industrial group General Electric saw its share price plummet four percent to US$18.06 after reporting a US$6.2 billion charge due to its legacy insurance business. (more...)
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS)
- January 16, 2018

About 7.50 million shares traded or Infinity% up from the average. Net profit margin of The Walt Disney Company ( DIS ) was recorded at 16.3 percent, operating profit margin was 25.1 percent, while gross profit margin stands at 45 percent. (more...)
First DLC for Assassin's Creed Origins "The Hidden Ones" coming 23rd January
- January 16, 2018

Created by Ubisoft Sofia, the studio that developed the original Assassin's Creed Rogue, this remaster further enriches the franchise's current-gen catalogue and will shine in 4K on PlayStation 4 Pro and Xbox One X (and run 1080p on PS4™ and Xbox One). (more...)
Lexus India launches flagship sedan LS500h at Rs. 1.94 cr Lexus India launches flagship sedan LS500h at Rs. 1.94 cr
- January 16, 2018

Lexus is launching the new LS luxury sedan in the USA market with an entry price that's actually cheaper than its predecessor. The high price tag is mostly because the vehicle will be taking the Custom Built Unit (CBU) route which means additional taxes and import cess factored into the pricing released. (more...)
Blazing Stock Climbs To New Heights: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Blazing Stock Climbs To New Heights: Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F)
- January 16, 2018

The stock exchanged hands with 14,895,230 numbers of shares compared to its average daily volume of 12.82M shares. Aperio Gp Inc Ltd Liability holds 0.25% of its portfolio in General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) for 1.12 million shares. It turned negative, as 66 investors sold GM shares while 322 reduced holdings. Several hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently made changes to their positions in F. (more...)
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Announces Scribblenauts™ Showdown Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Announces Scribblenauts™ Showdown
- January 16, 2018

There are also a number of mini-games, which require players to unleash objects or characters using the Scribblenauts dictionary, or to complete a challenge faster than their opponents. Two years ago, Scribblenauts creator 5th Cell laid off staff and cancelled its plans for a new game in the series, leaving many fans to wonder if Maxwell's wordy adventures would ever continue. (more...)
Huntsman Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (HUN) Huntsman Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (HUN)
- January 16, 2018

The stock decreased 0.30% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $78.78. About 1.40M shares traded. Huntsman ( NYSE HUN ) opened at $34.56 on Monday. Alembic Global Advisors reiterated a "buy" rating on shares of Huntsman in a research report on Monday, November 6th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and twelve have given a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Rating Reiterated by Cowen and Company
- January 16, 2018

At Bancorp who had been investing in Activision Blizzard Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $53.20 billion market cap company. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, August 5 by M Partners. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of ATVI in report on Friday, February 12 with "Overweight" rating. (more...)
Honor becomes No.1 online smartphone brand in China Honor becomes No.1 online smartphone brand in China
- January 16, 2018

Chinese smartphone brand Honor, which is a subsidiary of Huawei , recently completed four years in China, and, according to a Sino-Market Research, the company has become the No.1 online smartphone brand in its home turf. The Honor 9 Lite is powered by powered by the Kirin 659 processor paired with 3/4GB of RAM and a 3,000mAh battery which Honor claims can deliver talk time of up to 20 hours on 3G and a standby time of up to 24 days. (more...)
Sleep tight now: Amazon launches alarm clock with camera Sleep tight now: Amazon launches alarm clock with camera
- January 16, 2018

There's also the choice of the built-in 2-watt speaker, Bluetooth or an Aux Out jack. It will actually be released on January 24. The Amazon Echo Spot was released in the United States previous year. The home speaker segment, till now, has been dominated by Amazon with Google also shoring up its presence. The speaker will provide a hub for appliances via Apple's HomeKit system and establish a centre inside the home to lock people in to using other Apple services, according to the report . (more...)
Watch and follow updates ahead of world title fight Watch and follow updates ahead of world title fight
- January 16, 2018

Joshua has promised "fireworks" and reminded the WBO champion: 'This isn't a three round fight based on skills, it's a 12 round fight based on heart'. "I am looking forward to it, training camp is under way and before you know it March 31 will be upon us". The two unbeaten heavyweights will collide for the WBO, IBF and WBA titles at Cardiff's Principality Stadium. (more...)
Consumer group In China seeks answers for slowing iPhones Consumer group In China seeks answers for slowing iPhones
- January 16, 2018

Apple Authorized Technicians are able to replace a battery, and many of them still have available appointments and a plentiful stock of spare batteries. Like most smartphones, the iPhone runs on a lithium ion battery, which degrades over time. There has also been anger among some iPhone owners that the process for booking a battery replacement has not always been as smooth and easy as they'd like. (more...)
Whatsapp is About to Get Rid of Spam Messages in Groups Whatsapp is About to Get Rid of Spam Messages in Groups
- January 16, 2018

In a forthcoming version of the app, WhatsApp will alert users when they receive a message that has been been forwarded at least 25 times. This can come in handy in group chats which can get a bit crowded with messages, so being able to jump to messages that directly pertain to you can come in handy. (more...)
Padmaavat row: Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film banned in Haryana Padmaavat row: Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film banned in Haryana
- January 16, 2018

According to a report by Navbharat Times, Deepika Padukone's midsection will be covered in the song before the film hits the theatres on 25 January. Based on 16th century Sufi poet Malik Muhammad Jayasi's epic poem Padmavat, the movie stars Deepika Padukone in the titular role while Ranveer Singh plays invader Alauddin Khilji. (more...)
HTC launches U11 Eyes in Taiwan HTC launches U11 Eyes in Taiwan
- January 16, 2018

Dimensions of the HTC U11 EYEs are 157.9×74.99×8.5mm. The phone shares a lot of design elements from the flagship HTC U11 +, majorly because of that display. HTC on Monday announced the launch of the latest HTC U11 EYEs in Taiwan and China. The company is now offering it in three colour variants - Sunny red, Hyun blue silver, Goggles black. (more...)
Google Maps now available in China after 8 long years Google Maps now available in China after 8 long years
- January 16, 2018

Google, however, stated that the Google Maps browser has been available in China for many years while there is no Maps application offered in the country. There have been, however, various unofficial applications that used Google's map technology. Under President Xi Jinping, to crackdown dissent on online, Chinese government's cyber security law took effect in June 2017. (more...)
Google Duo Users can Make Calls to Smartphone Without Duo Installed Google Duo Users can Make Calls to Smartphone Without Duo Installed
- January 16, 2018

For instance, there's still no SMS integration (although this goes hand in hand with Google Allo ) and to make it even worse, you can not use Google Duo on web browsers and other platforms like with the case of Hangouts. The invite button next to the contact will still send a text message asking them to install the Duo app on their device. It's not clear just what other criteria is there for the new feature to work though. (more...)
Martin Luther King Day schedule Martin Luther King Day schedule
- January 16, 2018

Among Monday's events will be a community-wide march and celebration in the Twin City, called "The Legacy Lives". The Fremont branch of the NAACP is hosting its annual breakfast and city march Monday to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr . (more...)
Stardew Valley Multiplayer Will Feature Both Local & Online Play Stardew Valley Multiplayer Will Feature Both Local & Online Play
- January 16, 2018

Barone confirmed that there will be both LAN and online multiplayer options. The image shows four players working on a farm together with two small cabins at the top. Besides the multiplayer update, there's much more content coming to Stardew Valley , including a new town event, customizable signs, more NPC events, additional outdoor decorations, and more. (more...)
Motorola Moto E5 Image Leaked, Reveals Front and Rear Design Motorola Moto E5 Image Leaked, Reveals Front and Rear Design
- January 16, 2018

The Moto E5 could be officially announced as soon as April, and we're assuming it will be sold both unlocked, and via some carriers in the US. Other than that, there is no other information about the specs of features that the phone will have, but we expect that the phone will come with a decent price and probably be placed in the mid-range tier. (more...)