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Fortnite v2.4.0 launching this evening after delays Fortnite v2.4.0 launching this evening after delays
- February 04, 2018

After a few days delay thanks to bugs and stability issues, Epic is now ready to launch the Fortnite v2.4.0 update. If you're not seeing the benefits of Fortnite 2.4.1, it may be worth exiting the game and checking that the update has been downloaded and installed. (more...)
Today's Brokerage Rating: KB Home (KBH), Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN)
- February 04, 2018

The firm has "Buy" rating by H.C. Wainwright given on Monday, October 23. On Friday, December 11 the stock rating was upgraded by Citigroup to "Buy". (NASDAQ: PTEN ) on Wednesday, June 21 with "Hold" rating. Caisse De Depot Et Placement Du Quebec owns 3,095 shares or 0% of their United States portfolio. The Ontario - Canada-based Royal National Bank Of Canada has invested 0% in Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (more...)
Investors Sell PepsiCo (PEP) on Strength (PEP)
- February 04, 2018

Essex Investment Management Co Llc bought 144,347 shares as the company's stock declined 8.47% while stock markets rallied. Essex Investment Management Co Llc who had been investing in Seabridge Gold Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $654.44 million market cap company. (more...)
WWII bomb defused in Hong Kong WWII bomb defused in Hong Kong
- February 03, 2018

Over 4,000 people were forced to evacuate and streets cordoned off as experts worked overnight to disarm the 450kg (992lbs) wartime bomb. Local historian Jason Wordie said the harbour where the unexplo-ded bombs were found would have been targeted by the Americans because Japanese ships were repaired there. (more...)
Apple responds to USgovernment probe into iPhone speed throttling Apple responds to USgovernment probe into iPhone speed throttling
- February 03, 2018

Apple confirmed the investigation but did not say what information the US government has requested. For now, the investigators are considering the public statements made by Apple . Apple released a software update early in 2017 that throttled older iPhones, but didn't specify that the action slowed the devices. But it resulted in disappointing performance for users, according to CNN. (more...)
Senate summons Police IG over Benue ultimatum, vows matter won't be overlooked Senate summons Police IG over Benue ultimatum, vows matter won't be overlooked
- February 03, 2018

The Senate on Wednesday resolved to summon Idris to provide update on the mission as it vowed not to overlook the matter. Journalists were then excused from the room as it held behind closed doors. Idris said the allegation by Governor Ortom that armed militia were being camped in Tunga, Awe Local Government Area of Nasarawa State to unleash mayhem on Benue people was untrue. (more...)
Honor 8 Pro and Honor 9 start receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update Honor 8 Pro and Honor 9 start receiving Android 8.0 Oreo update
- February 03, 2018

Huawei had previously that an Android Oreo update would also be rolled out to smartphone models including the, and. Hence, it will take few days for the software notification to reflect on the device. The phone also features a dual 12MP + 20MP rear camera setup and a front facing 8MP camera. The phone is powered by a HiSilicon Kirin 960 SoC, coupled with 6GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 128 inbuilt storage. (more...)
Sony CFO Yoshida to take over as CEO from April Sony CFO Yoshida to take over as CEO from April
- February 03, 2018

Sony is getting a new CEO after it announced that CFO Kenichiro Yoshida will replace Kazuo Hirai as the head of the Japanese firm. Yoshida, at 58, is one year older than Hirai. However, Kaz will probably be forever remembered for heading up Sony's hilariously bad E3 press conference, which spawned a generation of memes such as the aforementioned Riiiidge Racer, the Giant Enemy Crab, and the notorious $599 PS3 price reveal. (more...)
Stock Rating Update on the Shares of Nokia Corp (NOK)
- February 03, 2018

The company's past year sales total was 392600. "Analysts Give Nokia Oyj (NOKIA) a €6.50 Price Target" was reported by The Lincolnian Online and is owned by of The Lincolnian Online. BNP Paribas cut Nokia Oyj from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating in a report on Thursday, September 21st. Nokia Oyj (NYSE:NOK) has received a consensus rating of "Hold" from the twenty-one research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat Ratings reports. (more...)
29-car pileup closes lanes on Interstate 94 in Southwest Michigan 29-car pileup closes lanes on Interstate 94 in Southwest Michigan
- February 03, 2018

Photos showed at least one vehicle pinned between the guardrail and a large truck, as well as many other stopped cars and trucks that were involved in the crash. At least one person was pinned in his vehicle and there are an unknown number of other injuries related to the crash. Police urge motorists to use caution while snow is falling, slowing speeds and leaving extra room between vehicles. (more...)
Google posts massive advertising revenue gains Google posts massive advertising revenue gains
- February 03, 2018

Google's total TAC, which includes the money it pays to phone manufacturers, like Apple , that use its services, like search, hit $6.45 billion, or 24 percent of Google's advertising revenues. As well the company also saw a surge in sales for the final quarter of 2017 (the Black Monday digital sales day) to a record $US60.45 billion - that's a rise of almost 40%. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz A-Class debuts in Amsterdam Mercedes-Benz A-Class debuts in Amsterdam
- February 03, 2018

New Mercedes A-Class 2018 will launch tonight at an event coming live from Amsterdam. In simple terms, the " MBUX " infotainment system is like an inbuilt virtual assistant, able to control nearly all functions of the vehicle through vocal prompts. (more...)
EU ConsenSys: €340m Blockchain Development Fund Unveiled EU ConsenSys: €340m Blockchain Development Fund Unveiled
- February 03, 2018

The European Commission has launched an EU Block-Watch Technology Forum with the support of the European Parliament. Despite how strong or speedy the general market dip is taking place, the technology which stands below cryptocurrencies is being tested and used by many governments, financial institutions and individuals in a global-range. (more...)
Investors Trading Alert: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM), KeyCorp. (KEY)
- February 03, 2018

The price of TSM is now at a 8.91% to its one-year price target of 41.21. Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg Ltd now has $223.01 billion valuation. AGF Investments Inc. On Wednesday, June 29 the stock rating was initiated by Bernstein with "Market Perform". The rating was upgraded by J.P. Morgan on Tuesday, October 10 to "Buy". (more...)
Fidel Castro's eldest son kills himself Fidel Castro's eldest son kills himself
- February 03, 2018

State television in Cuba reported that he had been receiving medical treatment as an outpatient in recent months, following a hospital stay. Known as "Fidelito" because he looked so much like his father , Mr Castro Diaz-Balart was born in 1949, before his father led the revolution that created the communist state in Cuba ten years later. (more...)
Huawei P20 to be announced on March 27 in Paris Huawei P20 to be announced on March 27 in Paris
- February 03, 2018

The company also ensures that its devices are outfitted with the latest Kirin chips so those who are not happy with the popular Snapdragon series can make use of new Huawei flagship devices. The next-gen Huawei P smartphone will be absent from Barcelona but it doesn't mean we won't hear information about it. The company had the and at MWC 2017. (more...)
Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Looking Hot In New Images Final Fantasy VII Remake Is Looking Hot In New Images
- February 03, 2018

There has been a lot of Final Fantasy news recently, as December 2017 marked the franchise's 30th year. Why not play Final Fantasy 12 while you wait for Final Fantasy 15's release date . Final Fantasy XII was originally released for the PlayStation 2 in 2006, with the remastered Final Fantasy XII : The Zodiac Age arriving previous year on the PlayStation 4. (more...)
Worth Watching Stock Apple Inc. (AAPL)
- February 03, 2018

About 52,779 shares traded. It has underperformed by 37.85% the S&P500. Bridgecreek Investment Management Llc decreased Apple Inc ( AAPL ) stake by 6.39% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. New Jersey Better Educational Savings Tru reported 3.12% of its portfolio in Apple Inc . (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Financial Counselors owns 240,402 shares or 1.8% of their USA portfolio. (more...)
Apple Beats Samsung In 2017 4th Quarter, Suggests Sales Reports Apple Beats Samsung In 2017 4th Quarter, Suggests Sales Reports
- February 03, 2018

While smartphone makers have been pushing even bigger displays, sophisticated biometrics, and artificial intelligence, the new and higher price points are putting buyers off. Huawei is still holding on with the #3 spot with 41 million units shipped and they still command a 10.2% market share despite intense competition from its Chinese rivals. (more...)
(DHR) Shares Bought by Legacy Private Trust Co
- February 03, 2018

The Company ended its previous trading session at $42.41 with the loss of -0.73%. About 2.41M shares traded or 10.39% up from the average. It has underperformed by 6.08% the S&P500. (NYSE:FII) or 46,620 shares. (NYSE:BR). Royal Retail Bank Of Canada holds 142,978 shares or 0.01% of its portfolio. Sterling Cap Management Ltd Co has 0.13% invested in The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) for 155,581 shares. (more...)