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Stocks drop again as United States and China trade dispute escalate Stocks drop again as United States and China trade dispute escalate
- April 07, 2018

The selling added to what has been a rough patch for technology shares this year. The S&P 500 gained 17.72 points, or 0.68 percent, to 2,632.17 and the Nasdaq Composite added 54.37 points, or 0.78 percent, to 6,995.65. Facebook tumbled as a widening privacy scandal weighed on its stock. Beijing was responding to an announcement hours earlier by President Donald Trump's administration outlining proposed tariffs on 1,300 imported Chinese products, including industrial robots and telecoms ... (more...)
In 6 OnePlus will use advanced gesture support In 6 OnePlus will use advanced gesture support
- April 06, 2018

There has been a lot of talk about the OnePlus 6 pricing, but we will have to wait to get closer to the launch, or the actual launch itself, to learn about the real price. First off, the Android Oreo beta for the OnePlus 5T introduced gestures to the Oxygen OS experience which may end up on the OnePlus 6. Recent apps: Swiping up from the middle of the bottom of the screen and holding it for a while in the middle of the screen will bring up the recent apps menu where users can switch ... (more...)
IBM (NYSE:IBM) Given Buy Rating at Bank of America IBM (NYSE:IBM) Given Buy Rating at Bank of America
- April 06, 2018

International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ) has declined 12.58% since April 6, 2017 and is downtrending. BlackRock Inc. boosted its position in IBM by 5.4% during the fourth quarter. Fincl Engines Advsrs Ltd has invested 0% in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ). (NYSE:EMR) for 452,840 shares. West Oak Capital Limited Liability Co owns 70 shares for 0% of their portfolio. (more...)
4K Google Chromebook release date and specification rumours 4K Google Chromebook release date and specification rumours
- April 06, 2018

Some new references have been discovered in the Chromium boards.yaml file which reveals that a Chromebook codenamed Atlas features a 3840×2160 pixel resolution display which can be classified as a 4K screen. "The Pixelbook has a 12.3" 2400 x 1600 display. Other references to Atlas in the source code include support for touch-screen, touchpads and keyboards, indicating that this will be another Chromebook/Pixelbook laptop, rather than another device. (more...)
Bench Player Carries Villanova Past Michigan, For 2nd Title In 3 Years Bench Player Carries Villanova Past Michigan, For 2nd Title In 3 Years
- April 06, 2018

Villanova Wildcats finished with a scoreline of 79-62 and the point gap in the final scoreline was a good indication as to how the match was played out. This the 43rd time I've had to move on, so you just do it. He set a single-season team record with 106 blocks and averaged 10.9 points, 5.8 rebounds, making nearly 40 percent of the 96 3-pointers he attempted. (more...)
Spyro: Reignited Trilogy to be released on PS4 and Xbox One Spyro: Reignited Trilogy to be released on PS4 and Xbox One
- April 06, 2018

Paul Yan, Chief Creative Officer at Toys for Bob, said, "We're deeply passionate about staying true to the legacy of the original three Spyro games with the Spyro Reignited Trilogy ". Publisher Activision, which has also recently revived Crash Bandicoot in similar fashion, has confirmed the Reignited Trilogy will launch on September 21 for PlayStation and Xbox. (more...)
Talks to ease Egypt concerns over Nile dam fail, Sudan minister says Talks to ease Egypt concerns over Nile dam fail, Sudan minister says
- April 06, 2018

Samih Shoukri. "We were not able to reach an agreement on a joint decision, and it's a technical issue that we can not discuss", Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour told reporters after the talks that began on Thursday morning and lasted about 16 hours. (more...)
Commonwealth Games: Agboro, Uweh miss out on weightlifting medals Commonwealth Games: Agboro, Uweh miss out on weightlifting medals
- April 06, 2018

The gold medal was won by Muhammad Bidin of Malaysia who lifted 126kg in the snatch and 162kg in the clean and jerk for a total lift of 288kg. The 25-year-old boy from Karnataka, Gururaja is employed with the Indian Air Force. The second quarter saw a similar story for both the teams as India's midfield failed to stamp their authority on the match, which meant that Wales were given possession in the middle of the park. (more...)
Facebook unveils bulk app removal tool for privacy help
- April 06, 2018

The plan aimed to obscure identifiable information, including the names of patients, however the project raised privacy concerns. "Last month we decided that we should pause these discussions so can focus on other important work", the spokesperson told CNBC in a statement. (more...)
Shire (NASDAQ:SHPG) Given a $222.00 Price Target by Cantor Fitzgerald Analysts Shire (NASDAQ:SHPG) Given a $222.00 Price Target by Cantor Fitzgerald Analysts
- April 06, 2018

Olstein Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Borgwarner Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $10.68 billion market cap company. Analysts await Comcast Corporation ( NASDAQ :CMCSA) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $1.02 earnings per share, up 12.09% or $0.11 from last year's $0.91 per share. (more...)
FlorinCoin (FLO) declined -9.57% in less than 24 hours
- April 06, 2018

HyperStake (HYP) traded down 5.7% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0025 or 0.00000036 BTC. One LevoPlus coin can now be purchased for about $0.0013 or 0.00000019 BTC on cryptocurrency exchanges. Curecoin's total supply is 23,859,949 coins. Ravencoin's official Twitter account is @ravencoin . NAV Coin's official message board is medium.com/nav-coin . (more...)
Facebook admits its data drama has 'a few' advertisers pressing pause Facebook admits its data drama has 'a few' advertisers pressing pause
- April 06, 2018

In addition, the company is also removing the option to search for users by entering a phone number or an email address. Australia's acting privacy commissioner, Angelene Falk, says she has opened a formal investigation into whether Facebook broke the law by failing to secure personal information. (more...)
Microsoft brings enhanced security features to Office 365 Microsoft brings enhanced security features to Office 365
- April 06, 2018

This feature, dubbed Files Restore , was previously only available on OneDrive for Business , but is now available for personal accounts, too. This helps users recover from ransomware , as well as file corruption, accidental erasure and other mishaps that can lead to data loss. (more...)
Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) Launches Volunteer Africa 2018
- April 06, 2018

Moreover, Baker Avenue Asset Ltd Partnership has 0.11% invested in Citigroup Inc . The stock traded on impressive volume of 15.64 Million comparing to the average volume of 17942.54 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. (more...)
'Steam Machines Aren't Exactly Flying Off the Shelves': Valve
- April 06, 2018

Yesterday we brought you news that Valve had quietly hidden the Steam Machine page from the Steam storefront , meaning you could only access it through a direct link. Given that this change has sparked a lot of interest, we thought it'd make sense to address some of the points we've seen people take away from it. It is still unclear whether under-performing sales and a spout of diversionary tactics spells the discontinuation of the system altogether; however, with this most recent ... (more...)
Was your Facebook data improperly accessed? You'll soon be notified
- April 06, 2018

Some people reacted with concern on Twitter: Was Facebook reading messages more generally? More fallout from Facebook, which now says tens of millions more users may have had their personal information shared with a political consulting firm. (more...)
Google Pixel 3 Spotted In AOSP With Improved Networking Google Pixel 3 Spotted In AOSP With Improved Networking
- April 06, 2018

In fact, that's how we got to know the internal codenames of the potential candidates for the Pixel 3 series smartphones. This is based on a commit titled, "Cherrypick "Add device config to decide which Auto Selection Network UI to use" in which the description mentions the Pixel 3 not by model number or codename, but by its actual name. (more...)
Razer Unveils Digital Game Store For PC Users Razer Unveils Digital Game Store For PC Users
- April 06, 2018

Before anyone scoffs at having to juggle another digital storefront, games that are purchased through Razer's Game Store are delivered in the form of Steam or Uplay product keys. Razer also announced that it would be offering special deals on select game titles at launch. This means our keys are directly issued by game publishers, guaranteeing their origin and validity - no grey market bs here. (more...)
Florida workers flee falling crane Florida workers flee falling crane
- April 06, 2018

There were no injuries as the huge crane fell, although some workers had to scramble to get out of the way as it fell to the ground. But the video revealed that one worker was nearly crushed as the crane came toppling down. Police said the crane suffered damage. The company did, however, thank St. Petersburg police on Twitter . At 11 a.m. Friday, Mayor Rick Kriseman and Police Chief Tony Holloway plan to attend the buildings "topping out" ceremony, when workers will lay the last roof beam. (more...)
Facebook reveals it has been spying on your Messenger chats Facebook reveals it has been spying on your Messenger chats
- April 06, 2018

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg will testify about the matter next week before the US House energy and commerce committee, the panel said on Wednesday. The acting Privacy Commissioner said that the investigation will consider whether Facebook has breached Australia's Privacy Act 1988 laws. The company will also put a link at the top of all users' news feeds to let them see what information has been shared with third-party apps. (more...)