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Nintendo To Support The Switch For More Than 5-6 Years Nintendo To Support The Switch For More Than 5-6 Years
- February 02, 2018

Therefore, we can expect early adopters of the Switch to benefit from the lengthy lifespan for nearly a decade to come. However, there are now 71.99 million 3DS (including 2DS and other variants) users worldwide and it appears as though a lot of them are still playing and purchasing games. (more...)
Active Volume Stock: Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX)
- February 03, 2018

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on STX. Intellectus Partners LLC lifted its stake in Seagate Technology by 1.4% during the second quarter. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink . In other Seagate Technology news, insider Stephen J. (more...)
Formidable money-making stocks for today: Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE)
- February 02, 2018

It has outperformed by 0.50% the S&P500. Evercore Wealth Management Llc increased its stake in Adobe Sys Inc ( ADBE ) by 1.58% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 50,199 shares of the company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $2.91 million, up from 44,971 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Alphabet's Earnings Disappoint. Blame It on the iPhone Alphabet's Earnings Disappoint. Blame It on the iPhone
- February 02, 2018

Net income was $12.6 billion for the 2017 fiscal year, compared to $19.4 billion in revenues in 2016, once again reflecting the one time charge due to the tax law change. roughly 72,000 a year ago. Alphabet Inc . (GOOGL)(GOOGL) shares plunged in the extended session Thursday after the company reported fourth-quarter earnings . (more...)
Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) Institutional Investors Sentiment Drops in Q3 2017
- February 02, 2018

About 24.37 million shares traded or 1.60% up from the average. (NASDAQ:IBKR) has declined 4.87% since February 2, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 18.90% the S&P500. The stock of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, January 31 by Canaccord Genuity. The shares were sold at an average price of $83.46, for a total value of $333,840.00. (more...)
Nokia Q4 boosted by license fee, 2018 outlook bleak
- February 02, 2018

Rajeev Suri, CEO of Nokia, said profit declines are expected to continue during 2018, unless operators in North America decide to spend, which could soften the situation. Telecom network gear maker, Nokia, posted better-than-expected quarterly profits yesterday and forecast a recovery in profits by 2020, encouraging investors spooked a year ago by a weakening equipment market and acquisition integration missteps. (more...)
Google new Assistant gets smarter and goes more places Google new Assistant gets smarter and goes more places
- February 02, 2018

If you have been tracking developments in the technology world, then you must be aware that search behemoth Google last month took the wraps off its Android Oreo (Go Edition ) operating system. The app is also not likely to support "OK Google" or "Hey Google" hands-free activation anytime soon, either. The list of features that aren't available on the lightweight Google Assistant includes reminders, controls for smart home devices, Actions on Google, and Device Actions. (more...)
DC dog plays for Team Fluff in Puppy Bowl DC dog plays for Team Fluff in Puppy Bowl
- February 02, 2018

Through hard-work, dedication and determination, each puppy puts forth everything they have in hopes of earning a spot on the final roster. This year, the network announced that Puppy Bowl XIV will take place on a brand new field, according to Vanity Fair , who spoke to executive producer Simon Morris. (more...)
Another Delay for Red Dead Redemption 2 Another Delay for Red Dead Redemption 2
- February 02, 2018

The game is released on 26 October, so there's still some way to go before it can be played. "We apologize to everyone disappointed by this delay ", read a statement. Let us know below. Although, Rockstar was gracious enough to dispatch seven additional in-game screenshots we can feast our eyes on right away, and they definitely look ripe for analysis. (more...)
PlayStation Hardware Sales Drop, Software Sales Soar PlayStation Hardware Sales Drop, Software Sales Soar
- February 02, 2018

Sony have released their latest Quarterly Financial Report , and it seems the PlayStation juggernaut rolls on, with the PS4 shifting a staggering nine million units over October to December 2017. As a whole, Sony's game division earned 718 billion yen (around $6.8 billion in USA currency) in revenue. With games like Shadow of the Colossus , God of War , Yakuza 6 , Ni No Kuni 2 , and Far Cry 5 on the way, it can easily surpass the PlayStation 3's lifetime sales of ~ 83 million and ... (more...)
Microsoft Office 2019 Only Works On Windows 10 Microsoft Office 2019 Only Works On Windows 10
- February 02, 2018

The reported figures show Windows 10 saw an increase of 1.09 percent compared to December a year ago when it had a market share of 41.69 percent. Microsoft has announced that its Office 2019 suite - to be available in the second half of 2018 - will only work on Windows 10 operating system. (more...)
Sony Mobile announces official policy on Android upgrades for Xperia smartphones Sony Mobile announces official policy on Android upgrades for Xperia smartphones
- February 02, 2018

The moral of the story is that if you're one of those people who want to be assured of longer software support, then pick one of Sony's flagship devices. The company has also announced "Security Update Program" under which it will roll out security patches at a regular interval of time to protect Xperia devices from the latest risks, vulnerabilities and flows. (more...)
Counter-Strike co-creator arrested over alleged child sexual exploitation Counter-Strike co-creator arrested over alleged child sexual exploitation
- February 02, 2018

Reports suggest he has been arrested for a felony offense. A booking record acquired by Kotaku stated that Cliffe was initially denied bail. Counter-Strike and its predecessors continue to thrive as an immensely popular multiplayer titles since its release. (more...)
Overwatch Year of the Dog is 2018's seasonal Lunar Event Overwatch Year of the Dog is 2018's seasonal Lunar Event
- February 02, 2018

A capture the flag mode also arrived in Overwatch with the celebratory event. Last year it was the Year of the Rooster , and this year, following the Chinese zodiac, it marks the Year of the Dog . Overwatch's inaugural event in 2017, the Year of the Rooster , brought us Capture the Rooster . You can check out the returning Lunar New Year skins in the gallery below. (more...)
US Rep. Brian Mast among lawmakers on train that hit truck US Rep. Brian Mast among lawmakers on train that hit truck
- February 02, 2018

He was killed Wednesday when an Amtrak train taking the GOP lawmakers to a retreat in West Virginia slammed into the trash truck in Crozet , Virginia. "We didn't derail, but it's a pretty big mess". "I thought then I never want to experience a day like this again", Flake said. Lance also tweeted photos of the crumpled front end of the train and the truck on its side alongside the tracks; the impact spilled the contents of the garbage truck. (more...)
The Google Assistant Can Now Wake You Up with Your Favorite Song The Google Assistant Can Now Wake You Up with Your Favorite Song
- February 02, 2018

To create a musical alarm, just say "OK Google, set an alarm for 6 am that plays Despacito"... or another song if you're sick of hearing Despacito. Once that alarm time rolls around, you'll get tunes instead of an obnoxious, head-ache-inducing noise, unless you do choose Kidz Bop. (more...)
Zombie Outbreak Mode Kicks Off Rainbow Six: Siege Season 3 DLC Releases Zombie Outbreak Mode Kicks Off Rainbow Six: Siege Season 3 DLC Releases
- February 02, 2018

Technical Test Server participants on all platforms will be able to help test the content starting February 20, however, only PC players will have access to the Outbreak event in the test server. Teams of three will take on the challenges, doing battle against five enemy types with unique abilities, including "exploding monstrosities", and "hulking horrors". (more...)
Zynga, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZNGA)
- February 02, 2018

Current trade price levels places ANSS's stock about -0.85% away from the 52-week high and closed 76.27% away from the 52-week low. The Company's year to date (YTD) performance is now negative at -10.00%. The company's stock is now moving with a -ve distance from the 200 day SMA of approximately -2.65%, and has a solid year to date (YTD) performance of -10.5% which means that the stock is constantly adding to its value from the previous fiscal year end price. (more...)
Five takeaways from India's budget spending plans to boost growth Five takeaways from India's budget spending plans to boost growth
- February 01, 2018

Jaitley's flagship National Health Protection Scheme ( Budget 2018 ) speaks of providing healthcare coverage to approximately 50 crore beneficiaries, providing them coverage of upto Rs 5 lakh rupees per family per year for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization. (more...)
Instagram Introduces 'Type' Mode in Stories Instagram Introduces 'Type' Mode in Stories
- February 02, 2018

The new text styles that Instagram is adding in Type Mode is also available in the standard Stories, so you can add the new text flares to your photos and videos as you see fit. "When you open the camera, you'll see "Type" next to "Normal" under the record button". Tap "TYPE", then write whatever comes to mind and play around with the various background colors and fonts. (more...)