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Alberta emergency room wait times now available via Amazon's Alexa Alberta emergency room wait times now available via Amazon's Alexa
- February 23, 2018

The 13-week program for creators of voice experiences is held primarily in Seattle and is managed by TechStars. Users must install the AHS Alexa skill on their mobile device and connect it to the Amazon Echo . Most notably, as part of this second edition, Amazon will now give those selected for the cohort the option of working in London, where TechStars opened its first branch outside of the USA some years ago, alongside the existing Alexa Accelerator operation in Seattle. (more...)
Android users can now receive multimedia texts from some businesses Android users can now receive multimedia texts from some businesses
- February 23, 2018

Google confirmed that more businesses will be added to the mix in the future. In 2016, Sprint became the first USA carrier to launch RCS-based SMS with Google to provide an iMessage rival on Android. That's why Google has also brought dozens of OEMs on board, including TCL/Alcatel/Blackberry, Transsion, BLU, Positivo, Multilaser, Mobiwire, Azumi, Essential, Huawei, LG, Archos, BQ, Cherry Mobile, Condor, Fly, General Mobile, HMD Global - Home of Nokia Phones, HTC, Kyocera, Lanix, Lava, ... (more...)
Burning Stock on the move: Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)
- February 23, 2018

About 4.98M shares traded or 7.83% up from the average. (NYSE: MRK ) last issued its earnings results on Friday, February 2nd. It has underperformed by 4.68% the S&P500. A composite of 13 technical indicators that includes measures such as moving averages and momentum oscillators suggests that MRK is a Strong sell, which implies that MRK is expected to underperform the market based on prior trading patterns. (more...)
United States Geothermal Heat Pumps Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players United States Geothermal Heat Pumps Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players
- February 23, 2018

For sophisticated understanding, the Dewatering Pump market is divided into segments and sub-segments. Also, the report clarifies numerous challenges that affects Extrusion Pump market expansion. What are the key market trends impacting the growth of the global Agricultural Pump market? Fire Pumps And Controllers market is segmented depending on its consumption , production value and growth rate history. (more...)
Father Of Jewish Teen Murdered At Parkland Eviscerates Marco Rubio On CNN Father Of Jewish Teen Murdered At Parkland Eviscerates Marco Rubio On CNN
- February 23, 2018

The bill now in the Senate was developed after the Las Vegas and Sutherland Springs shootings to provide incentives for states and federal agencies to provide more information to the national background check system. "He's answering Mr. Guttenberg's question". "He should have been barred from getting a firearm", she said. "The notion that my kids (would be) going to school with teachers that are armed with a weapon is not something that quite frankly I'm comfortable with". (more...)
(MSFT) Position Increased by Toronto Dominion Bank (MSFT) Position Increased by Toronto Dominion Bank
- February 23, 2018

River Wealth Advisors LLC now owns 25,130 shares of the software giant's stock worth $1,732,000 after purchasing an additional 1,517 shares during the last quarter. The rating was initiated by Mizuho on Wednesday, September 28 with "Buy". The stock has "Buy" rating by Credit Suisse on Wednesday, January 31. The rating was downgraded by Bernstein to "Mkt Perform" on Thursday, October 29. (more...)
SIU's Bartley named CoSIDA academic all-district SIU's Bartley named CoSIDA academic all-district
- February 23, 2018

The CoSIDA Academic All-America (r) separately recognizes honorees in four divisions - NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and College Division. He has started every game this season for the Tigers and is averaging 11.1 points per game, 4.0 rebounds a game and 3.2 assists per game. Mavunga, who sat out the 2015-16 season as a transfer from North Carolina, earned her first Academic All-Big Ten certificate past year . (more...)
Konami: Metal Gear Survive Is Not A Dating Service Konami: Metal Gear Survive Is Not A Dating Service
- February 23, 2018

This centers around the base fortification aspect of Metal Gear Survive , as you and your mates invade and defend areas from the ever strengthening horde, focusing on building defences to do so. Metal Gear Survive released earlier this week in the U.S., and players who wish to create a new character for a second playthrough of the game, or just to have another on hand, will need to fork over some Survival Coins. (more...)
Featured Stock for Investors: Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (HTA)
- February 23, 2018

Mizuho decreased their rating for the $5.50 billion market cap company to a "Neutral" from their previous "Buy" rating. The Beta factor, which is used riskiness of the security was 0.24. Therefore 75% are positive. The stock of The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, November 15 by RBC Capital Markets. Canaccord Genuity maintained American Assets Trust, Inc. (more...)
Bajaj Auto Launches 2018 Avenger Street 180 at Rs. 84499 Bajaj Auto Launches 2018 Avenger Street 180 at Rs. 84499
- February 23, 2018

Speaking about its design, the Bajaj Avenger Street 180 carries the same headlamp as Avenger Street 220. Bajaj Auto has rejigged the Avenger line up by launching the new Avenger Street 180 and thus replacing the older Street 150. This engine is paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox. The motorcycle also gets a blacked-out theme and comes with alloy wheels, a smaller cowl, and matte-black exhaust with an aluminum-finish heat shield. (more...)
Brainstorm Health: Verily Eye Scans, Organs on Chips, Merck-Viralytics Deal Brainstorm Health: Verily Eye Scans, Organs on Chips, Merck-Viralytics Deal
- February 23, 2018

Google , in collaboration with its health-tech subsidiary Verily, has developed an AI algorithm to assess an individual's risk of heart disease just by examining their retinas. The results also show "strong gender differences" in the fundus images that could help guide research on the differences in male and female eyes, as well as how cardiovascular disease or risk factors affect retinal health, according to the study. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) Quarterly Earnings; What to Expect from 1Q18 Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE:HPE) Quarterly Earnings; What to Expect from 1Q18
- February 23, 2018

In other news, EVP Alan Richard May sold 42,314 shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise stock in a transaction on Friday, December 1st. The Weekly Volatility is 5.09% and the Monthly Volatility is 4.26%. The company's ATR (Average True Range) is 1.27. For the quarter ending Apr-18, 21 analysts have a mean sales target of 7,053.49 million whilst for the year ending Oct-18, 23 analysts have a mean target of 29,153.60 million. (more...)
Definitive Edition Launch Trailer — Age of Empires Definitive Edition Launch Trailer — Age of Empires
- February 23, 2018

It is noticeable that the Microsoft Studios has no plans in developing a version of the " Age of Empires " for other platforms. He said that the team is now focusing on the UWP build of the game, and " just want to make the best version of the game that we can at this point ". (more...)
Chelsea must attack, says Willian Chelsea must attack, says Willian
- February 22, 2018

Cape Town - Chelsea manager Antonio Conte had only kind words for Andreas Christensen despite his costly error in Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Barcelona in the Champions League . Chelsea hit the woodwork twice in the first half before scoring the opening goal of the game in the 61st minute through Willian . It will be totally different, we must play with the same mentality, prepare well. (more...)
EA Play Returns to Hollywood Ahead of E3 2018 this June EA Play Returns to Hollywood Ahead of E3 2018 this June
- February 23, 2018

It's set to take place from June 9th through June 11th. Want to get your hands on Battlefield 2018 before anyone else? EA is bringing back it's EA Play event for E3 2018 where fans can go hands-on with all their upcoming titles. Bioware and EA wowed the industry a year ago with an early look at the game. According to the publisher, it's anticipated action game Anthem was pushed to Q1 2019 in order to accommodate the latest iteration in the series. (more...)
Child Porn Racket On WhatsApp Group Unearthed, 1 Arrested Child Porn Racket On WhatsApp Group Unearthed, 1 Arrested
- February 22, 2018

The CBI registered a case against five boys and arrested the administrator of the group, Nikhil Verma, from Uttar Pradesh's Kannauj district. The investigative agency began monitoring the traffic on the WhatsApp group after receiving intelligence inputs on the sort of material being shared. (more...)
What can India expect from MWC 2018? What can India expect from MWC 2018?
- February 23, 2018

New Nokia phone with model number TA-1048 received certification from the Federal communications Commission (FCC) in the United States. The Nokia 10 (or the 8 Pro ) is expected to be launched in late 2018 (August - September). The Moto G6 Play could be the most affordable one among the trio and will make use of a Snapdragon 430 SoC and a 4000mAh battery. The biggest highlight of the Sony keynote will be an expected successor to the flagship Sony Xperia XZ1. (more...)
Highland Capital Management LLC Invests $544000 in Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) Stock
- February 22, 2018

Gagnon Securities Llc who had been investing in Wpx Energy Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $5.55 billion market cap company. Shares of Symantec Corp (SYMC) have seen the needle move 0.89% or 0.24 in the most recent session. (more...)
Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS) Shares Bought by Crossmark Global Holdings Inc
- February 22, 2018

In the last quarter, insiders sold 85,117 shares of company stock worth $22,141,755. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $102.98. Snow Capital Management Lp increased Ncr Corp (NYSE:NCR) stake by 109,058 shares to 222,127 valued at $8.33 million in 2017Q3. Lee Danner And Bass has invested 0.13% in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (more...)
Sarri: Napoli played like 'buffoons' in first leg Sarri: Napoli played like 'buffoons' in first leg
- February 22, 2018

Serie A leaders Napoli - dropped into the second-tier European competition after their Champions League exit - slumped to a shock home defeat in their last 32, first leg and play the away fixture in Germany on Thursday. "We played like buffoons in the first leg and 70 per cent of that is my fault, 10 per cent the club, 10 per cent the players and 10 per cent the staff. (more...)