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Apple to accept Alipay mobile payments at China stores Apple to accept Alipay mobile payments at China stores
- February 07, 2018

The deal strengthens ties between Apple and China's giant e-commerce group Alibaba as the USA group bids to revive sales growth in the world's second-biggest economy. Apple users will also have access to a dedicated Apple section within the Alipay app, where they can find offers for online App Store purchases, bind their Apple account with their Alipay account, and access billing information for the App Store and Apple stores. (more...)
Stock's Stunning Activities: Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)
- February 07, 2018

About 13.16 million shares traded or 178.99% up from the average. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a $124.00 price target on shares of Union Pacific in a report on Thursday, November 9th. Therefore 75% are positive. Fossil had 53 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Js Capital Management Llc bought 32,800 shares as the company's stock rose 10.88% with the market. (more...)
Bose launches Apple Airpod rival, SoundSport Free, at Rs 18990 Bose launches Apple Airpod rival, SoundSport Free, at Rs 18990
- February 07, 2018

Much like the SoundSport Free earbuds, the SoundLink Micro will be available across Bose retail stores, BoseIndia.com, and Amazon.in from February 7. The headphone comes with a charging case that magnetically holds each earbud in place. Bose also says that a 15-minute charge can last the wireless headphones up to 45 minutes. (more...)
Box office numbers a validation for Ranveer Singh Box office numbers a validation for Ranveer Singh
- February 07, 2018

The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday quashed an FIR against filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and actors Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh after its judge, Justice Sandeep Mehta, watched 'Padmaavat' in a special screening in Jodhpur on Monday evening. (more...)
Mercedes-Benz apologizes to Chinese for quoting the Dalai Lama Mercedes-Benz apologizes to Chinese for quoting the Dalai Lama
- February 07, 2018

Beijing authorities have labeled the Dalai Lama as a "wolf in monk's clothes" that is pushing for Tibetan separatism though supposed "spiritual terrorism". The editorial continued: "Some foreign companies are dredging up gold in China's market at the same time as they are harming the Chinese people, what do they want to do?" Recently the Marriott hotel chain was also forced to apologise after its e-mail questionnaire survey reportedly listed Tibet as a separate country following which ... (more...)
Waymo accuses Uber of 'cheating' as trade secrets trial begins Waymo accuses Uber of 'cheating' as trade secrets trial begins
- February 07, 2018

Verhoeven said Waymo's huge head start in self-driving technology caught Uber's attention, and Uber made a decision to hire Levandowski as a way of getting "cheat codes". Meanwhile, Uber's attorney, Bill Carmody, argued that it was Google, not Uber, that was scrambling to catch up on self-driving cars. Carmody quipped that Larry Page, "the founder, you know, Mr". (more...)
Bitcoin extends slide, tumbling greater than 15 % Bitcoin extends slide, tumbling greater than 15 %
- February 07, 2018

On the Luxembourg-based bitstamp exchange, bitcoin fell to as low as $5,920, its lowest level since mid-November, before recovering slightly. "The government will take steps to make it illegal as a payment system", he said at a post-budget event telecast by the news channel, adding the trading of "crypto assets" at the unregulated exchanges would be regulated. (more...)
Super Bowl 2018: Pink Reacts Backstage to Powering Through 'Amazing' National Anthem Super Bowl 2018: Pink Reacts Backstage to Powering Through 'Amazing' National Anthem
- February 07, 2018

Also, in a rare moment, Melania donned her hair in a feathered side-part rather than her signature middle-part. Ellen Degeneres , who tweeted prior to the performance that Pink was probably going to win the Super Bowl with her performance, followed up by tweeting: " Pink , you are unbelievable. (more...)
LG is officially leaving the Chinese smartphone market LG is officially leaving the Chinese smartphone market
- February 07, 2018

The most current phone listed on LG's Chinese website is the LG G5 SE - a less powerful version of the original G5 that was released back in May of 2016. However, its mobile division has been struggling, especially in China where LG has reportedly made a decision to stop selling smartphones. The data from Strategy Analytics shows that LG's market share in the Chinese smartphone market stands at 0.1 per cent. (more...)
Huawei P20 will be first smartphone with 3 cameras Huawei P20 will be first smartphone with 3 cameras
- February 07, 2018

Interestingly, a separate leak shows an iPhone X-like phone with a dual-lens camera and a notch. Huawei launched the P10 and P10 a year ago at MWC 2017 and taking a big leap from Huawei P10 to P20 means some bigger changes. Here we aren't saying that this mobile will come under the labeled as P11 or P20. Huawei announced their event at MWC 2018 via a post on Chinese micro-blogging site Weibo . (more...)
USA stock futures volatile after massive market plunge USA stock futures volatile after massive market plunge
- February 07, 2018

The Dow was up 141 points, or 0.6 percent, at 24,483. Global markets also fell. Around 188 stocks, including Aditya Birla Capital, Andhra Bank, Bajaj Hindusthan Sugar, BGR Energy Systems, Central Bank of India, Cummins India and Godfrey Phillips India, hit fresh 52-week lows on BSE as the Sensex lost about 1,275 points due to across-the-board losses after investor sentiment was hit by a sell-off in world markets. (more...)
Eagles fans celebrate Super Bowl LII victory Eagles fans celebrate Super Bowl LII victory
- February 07, 2018

With AP Photos.The extreme cold that settled over Minneapolis during the Super Bowl has some wondering if the NFL's marquee event will ever return. Super Bowl 52 is being called one of the greatest National Football League title games ever, but many people apparently wouldn't know this - because they didn't watch the game. (more...)
Insider MILLER ANDREW sold 441 Shares Of iRobot Corporation (IRBT) Insider MILLER ANDREW sold 441 Shares Of iRobot Corporation (IRBT)
- February 07, 2018

Needham maintained the stock with "Hold" rating in Thursday, October 26 report. The firm has "Hold" rating by Sidoti given on Tuesday, January 30. Citigroup has "Neutral" rating and $39 target. California State Teachers Retirement System owns 42,386 shares. Profund Ltd, Maryland-based fund reported 3,352 shares. Point72 Asset Management LP stated it has 33,500 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. (more...)
Q3 2017 Sentiment Dte Energy Co (NYSE:DTE) Q3 2017 Sentiment Dte Energy Co (NYSE:DTE)
- February 07, 2018

The stock decreased 2.08% or $3.37 during the last trading session, reaching $159.03. About 5.25 million shares traded. Preferred Bank (NASDAQ:PFBC) has risen 58.29% since February 3, 2017 and is uptrending. Shares of DTE Energy Co (DTE) opened at $103.28 on Monday. Thomson Horstmann & Bryant Inc who had been investing in Preferred Bank La for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $927.40 million market cap company. (more...)
Dana White Rips Into Ref Mario Yamasaki After Valentina Shevchenko Fight Dana White Rips Into Ref Mario Yamasaki After Valentina Shevchenko Fight
- February 07, 2018

It was here that Yamasaki's capabilities would first be called into question as the previously undefeated Cachoeira's face became a crimson mask during the remainder of the round. Again, while she's looking for a turnaround, she's in the game. I only stopped a few seconds later. /p? Instead Shevchenko was allowed to continue her assault before locking in a rear-naked choke for the win. (more...)
Million Meals Were Needed For Puerto Rico, Only 50K Were Delivered Million Meals Were Needed For Puerto Rico, Only 50K Were Delivered
- February 07, 2018

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) estimated that 30 million meals would need to be delivered to citizens on the island. The New York Times reports that Tiffany C. FEMA had wanted meals that would be "self-heating" - in other words, where the supplies to heat the meals would be included. At that point, FEMA contracting officer Carolyn Ward terminated the contract and prohibited Brown from shipping any more meals due to the ensuing "logistical nightmare". (more...)
Super Mario Odyssey producer settles the debate over Toad's head Super Mario Odyssey producer settles the debate over Toad's head
- February 07, 2018

Of all the things Super Mario Odyssey will be remembered for, its most outlandish legacy is undoubtedly the debut of Mario's nipples . For us mushroom-headers, this news confirms what we've always known in our hearts. "Well, to be perfectly honest, I didn't really expect that to be a topic among fans", Koizumi said regarding Mario's lack of a belly button via a video posted on Twitter. (more...)
Geguri set to join Shanghai Dragons, become Overwatch League's first female player Geguri set to join Shanghai Dragons, become Overwatch League's first female player
- February 07, 2018

The report was substantiated by "multiple sources close to players involved". As Slasher points out on Twitter , she's only the second woman after Maria "Remilia" Creveling (League of Legends) to crack a major roster from one of the top five team-based esports (League of Legends, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Dota 2, Overwatch , Call of Duty). (more...)
Apple's China data center to open in 2020 Apple's China data center to open in 2020
- February 07, 2018

With an investment of 1 billion USA dollars, the data center, which will cover 1,000 mu (67 hectares) in Guian New Area, will offer iCloud services on the Chinese mainland. 28, iCloud services on the Chinese mainland will be operated by a local partner, Guizhou-Cloud Big Data Industry Co, . Ltd. Apple's first data centre in north China will commence operation in 2020 and offer iCloud services on the Chinese mainland. (more...)
PUBG to implement countermeasures against cheat software today PUBG to implement countermeasures against cheat software today
- February 07, 2018

But it's the sheer numbers of players cheating in the game at any given time that's the most mind-boggling thing about it. We knew Playerunknown's Battlegrounds had a problem with bots and cheaters but the true extent of the problem has been revealed by a tweet by BattleEye, a company used by a number of online games including Fortnite and DayZ , to detect and ban cheats . (more...)