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Microsoft doubles down on its low-cost Chromebook competition for schools Microsoft doubles down on its low-cost Chromebook competition for schools
- January 22, 2018

Microsoft's CVP Yusuf Mehdi says the new devices are for those who "don't want to compromise on Chromebooks". In an ongoing effort to stay at the forefront in the minds of educators and students, Microsoft has unveiled four new laptops created to give students and schools what they need while not putting a huge dent in the wallet. (more...)
Honor 9 Lite sale today on Flipkart with four cameras Honor 9 Lite sale today on Flipkart with four cameras
- January 22, 2018

However, if you were unable to buy the phone in the first flash sale, you can wait until the next flash sale which will take place on January 23 on Flipkart. Also, the Honor 9 Lite has four camera sensors on the front and back sides. The Honor 9 Lite has two storage options, in 32GB and 64GB, both of which are expandable via microSD card (up to 256GB) in a hybrid dual-SIM configuration. (more...)
Nokia 7 or Nokia 6 (2018) coming soon to the US Nokia 7 or Nokia 6 (2018) coming soon to the US
- January 22, 2018

Nokia 10 Penta-Lens Camera module design leaked. And right now, Nokia is said to be creating the most attractive smartphone with 5 cameras. As per the leaked information, out of the seven holes, five will accommodate the camera lenses, while the rest two of them will house LED flash. (more...)
League 2017/18: East Bengal vs Mohun Bagan, 5 Talking Points League 2017/18: East Bengal vs Mohun Bagan, 5 Talking Points
- January 22, 2018

Dicka's second goal was even better as he scored with a sumptuous left-footed volley midway through the first session to help Bagan do the double on their arch-rivals in the I-League this season. "The focus is on winning the I-League", he added. Moghrabi won the initial header, cushioning it back across to Dicka who unleashed a powerful shot into the top corner to send the Bagan fans delirious with joy and shock their cross-city rivals. (more...)
Dakar Rally: Carlos Sainz gives Peugeot a farewell victory Dakar Rally: Carlos Sainz gives Peugeot a farewell victory
- January 22, 2018

Al-Attiyah, twice a victor of the legendary rally in 2011 with Volkswagen and in 2015 with Mini , says he will be back in 2019 for another shot at becoming a three-time victor. The win for the 31-year-old Austrian gives KTM its 17th straight Dakar title. "At the beginning I said we'll take it a little bit easier, but Peugeot said we'd have to go flat out". (more...)
Why Why "I'm not in a hurry" to make any decision
- January 22, 2018

This is why I am not in a hurry to do anything. We deliberated on so many issues. Lawmakers alarmed by the historic delay immediately moved to curb such occurrences in future by passing an amendment to the Nigerian constitution. "I believe he could still do something even though many have written him off that he can't do anything within the remaining one year of his government". (more...)
Nintendo Switch was No. 1 in December, but Xbox One outsold PS4 Nintendo Switch was No. 1 in December, but Xbox One outsold PS4
- January 22, 2018

While Microsoft has yet to confirm or announce the release of an upgraded Elite controller, someone "familiar" with Xbox's plans confirmed to The Verge that the leaked photos indeed showed real prototypes of the hardware. Keeping true to Microsoft's promise, however, the devs will not forget development for Xbox One or PC. The music for this episode comes via album, which is the soundtrack for the game, . (more...)
McConnell blasts Schumer for blocking spending bill over DACA
- January 22, 2018

The president's budget director Mick Mulvaney said President Trump has already canceled his weekend trip to Florida because of the absence of government funding. "To my Democratic friends, don't overplay your hand", he told reporters. "This shutdown is going to get a lot worse tomorrow". There appeared to be no clear path for a quick end to the crisis. (more...)
$85.80 Billion in Sales Expected for Apple Inc. (AAPL) This Quarter
- January 22, 2018

In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 128,412 shares of company stock valued at $22,115,155. Halbert Hargrove Russell Llc, which manages about $3.97 billion and $363.29M US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Wisdomtree Tr (DGS) by 73,686 shares to 217,279 shares, valued at $10.65M in 2017Q3, according to the filing. (more...)
Verizon Go Unlimited to Include Service in Canada, Mexico Verizon Go Unlimited to Include Service in Canada, Mexico
- January 22, 2018

Are you planning a jaunt to Canada or Mexico? Both AT&T and T-Mobile offer unlimited text and talk in Canada and Mexico in their unlimited plans; this is merely Verizon getting in line with its biggest competitors. Just don't expect unfettered access to high-speed data. This feature mimics the way that global travel is set up in Beyond Unlimited, the pricier of Verizon's three recent unlimited plan options among those available to individuals and families. (more...)
Talks open at Korean Olympic unity meeting in Switzerland Talks open at Korean Olympic unity meeting in Switzerland
- January 22, 2018

He also confirmed that, for the first time in Olympic history, the two nations will enter a joint women's ice hockey team under the name Korea and represented by the unification flag. The North Korean athletes will be handed quota places, a rarely-used form of wild card, to allow them to compete in ice skating, skiing and ice hockey. (more...)
Donald Trump Trolls Girls's March on Twitter Donald Trump Trolls Girls's March on Twitter
- January 22, 2018

On Saturday, many not only supported women's rights, but also denounced President Donald Trump's views on immigration, abortion, LGBT rights and women's rights on the anniversary of his inauguration. The rally in Washington, happened amid a government shut-down that began at midnight. One said simply: "Grab Him by the Mid-terms". Organizers said the goal was to solidify the movement and use that clout in 2018 elections, which could shift the balance of power in Congress. (more...)
Facebook turns to users to identify and rank trustworthy news platforms Facebook turns to users to identify and rank trustworthy news platforms
- January 22, 2018

Mr Zuckerberg said he expects recently announced changes to shrink the amount of news on Facebook by 20 per cent , to about 4 per cent of all content from 5 per cent now. Here's how this will work. Zuckerberg, in a post on Facebook, said: "As part of our ongoing quality surveys, we will now ask people whether they're familiar with a news source and, if so, whether they trust that source". (more...)
Apple HomePod gets FCC certification, coming to market soon? Apple HomePod gets FCC certification, coming to market soon?
- January 22, 2018

It's worth noting that Apple was required to submit the HomePod for FCC approval because the device has wireless technologies like Wi-Fi. Interestingly, numerous FCC documents are dated September 27, but have just now been released, which suggests that the hardware may not have changed much in the past months. (more...)
Amazon's automated grocery store set to open Monday Amazon's automated grocery store set to open Monday
- January 22, 2018

Critics note the disruption could also end up meaning fewer jobs as lines of checkout clerks give way to smart stores that do their own checking out. All of their purchases would be charged to their accounts automatically. It is unclear when it will now open, as the company works out kinks in the technology to. The inside of the store is just like any other, with products you can buy all over the place. (more...)
Verizon Go Unlimited plan will include Canada and Mexico soon Verizon Go Unlimited plan will include Canada and Mexico soon
- January 21, 2018

Mexico and Canada were already included in Beyond Unlimited and on January 25, the Go Unlimited plan will include those countries too. Starting next Thursday, though, "new and existing customers on the Go Unlimited plan can take their talk, text and data with them to Mexico and Canada" at no extra charge, a Verizon spokesman told PCMag. (more...)
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Ltd. (NASDAQ:TSM) To Release Earnings
- January 21, 2018

Weyerhaeuser Co Reit now has $26.53 billion valuation. They expect $0.62 EPS, up 1.61% or $0.01 from last year's $0.61 per share. About 501,475 shares traded. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, September 22 by Argus Research. Hexavest Inc. now owns 4,763 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $189,000 after purchasing an additional 2,644 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Women's March San Diego 2018: Thousands expected to attend Women's March San Diego 2018: Thousands expected to attend
- January 21, 2018

On the one-year anniversary of last year's history-making Women's March , women all over the country are once more taking to the streets as part of the 2018 Women's March . Mr Trump's election campaign rival Hillary Clinton said the marches were "a testament to the power and resilience of women everywhere", and she wanted to see "that same power in the voting booth this year". (more...)
Apple Broadcasts $350 Billion Funding in US Financial system, 20000 New Jobs
- January 21, 2018

On the same day Amazon listed metro Atlanta as one of 20 finalists for its massive development, Apple confirmed through a spokesman it would not hold an open bidding process for a new campus it announced this week. Throughout his campaign, Trump went after Apple and other companies for manufacturing their products overseas. "They're gonna build plants, they're gonna build a big campus, they're really going to town, so we want to thank Apple". (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) SVP Sells $906555.68 in Stock Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) SVP Sells $906555.68 in Stock
- January 21, 2018

Float is the proportion of issued also outstanding shares that can be liberally traded, nothing like locked-up insider holdings or restricted employee shares. 118 funds opened positions while 525 raised stakes. Hl Fincl Svcs Ltd reported 48,350 shares. (NYSE:DPW), its shares were trading at $2.35 a gain of $0.08, on the trading floor. (more...)