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Some loot box computer games are breaking Dutch gambling rules Some loot box computer games are breaking Dutch gambling rules
- April 20, 2018

These type of games can also lead to a gambling addiction, the gaming authority says. The gambling regulator pointed out that loot boxes incorporate elements of games of chance into games that are generally based on skill, which makes their nature highly controversial. (more...)
Summary of LG Display Co., Ltd. (NYSE:LPL) Ratings
- April 20, 2018

Total analysts of 2 have positions in LG Display (NYSE: LPL ) as follows: 2 rated it a "Buy", 0 with "Sell" and 0 with "Hold". Since analyst price targets calculations are subjective, there often can be wide range of targets from various analysts. (more...)
Verizon Smart Family lets parents limit screen time and more Verizon Smart Family lets parents limit screen time and more
- April 20, 2018

Citing a need for increased parental controls when it comes to kids and smartphone usage, Verizon has launched a new subscription service called Smart Family, which is says is an evolution of the old FamilyBase. Smart Family is offered as an add-on subscription that costs $4.99 per month. In its place, Verizon is rolling out Smart Family. While a summary of call and text data is available in your monthly bill, Smart Family offers it up in a mobile app that you can check at any time. (more...)
Battlezone coming to more platforms in May Battlezone coming to more platforms in May
- April 20, 2018

Will you be playing Battlezone once the Gold Edition releases? It is playable without a virtual reality headset, and will be available as a free update to the now virtual reality-exclusive Battlezone for PlayStation 4 and PC. That means all of the tank skins, bobbleheads, horns, and " Classic Mode " will be part of the package. Best of all, those who purchased the original VR version when it launched past year, can get the Gold Edition for free via an update. (more...)
Lyft makes promise to make all rides carbon neutral Lyft makes promise to make all rides carbon neutral
- April 20, 2018

The effort was detailed today in a statement from Lyft co-founders John Zimmer and Logan Green. "But climate change is not waiting ..." The company also released a list of "climate impact goals" last year, which include reducing Carbon dioxide emissions for the USA transportation sector as a whole by at least five million tons per year by 2025 and providing at least one billion rides per year using electric autonomous vehicles by 2025. (more...)
Large Volume Movers Graphic Packaging Holding Company's (GPK)
- April 20, 2018

Hall Laurie J Trustee holds 250 shares. Citigroup Inc. (NYSE:C) has risen 17.06% since April 18, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 89.73% the S&P500. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, September 23 by CLSA. The firm has "Hold" rating by Jefferies given on Thursday, October 12. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, December 21 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. (more...)
Southwest Airlines engine explosion linked to prior accident Southwest Airlines engine explosion linked to prior accident
- April 19, 2018

Now infamous video shots of Martinez and other passengers with oxygen masks donned (although only covering their mouths and not their noses) have been widely circulated. CEO Gary Kelly said it had logged only 10,000 cycles since being overhauled. He said he paid $8 to connect to WiFi as the plane was going down in order to say his goodbyes. (more...)
Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Increases Position in Tesla INC (TSLA) Sumitomo Mitsui Asset Management Company LTD Increases Position in Tesla INC (TSLA)
- April 19, 2018

When we divide the last trade volume by the 3-month average volume, we found out a relative volume of 0.87. About 10.92M shares traded. (NASDAQ: TSLA ) has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, December 19 by RBC Capital Markets. Pictet North America Advisors Sa reported 817 shares. (NASDAQ: TSLA ) for 6,590 shares. Xact Kapitalforvaltning AB now owns 22,819 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock valued at $7,105,000 after purchasing an additional 2,109 shares during the last quarter. (more...)
Intel is doing away with its smart glasses project, Vaunt Intel is doing away with its smart glasses project, Vaunt
- April 19, 2018

It's believed that a lack of outside investment is to blame for the division's closure. Intel claims that the glasses are stealthier than a smartwatch, enabling users to check notifications while performing other activities. The Vaunt smart glasses were rather unique, looking nearly exactly like your everyday pair of spectacles rather than, you know... smart glasses. This has been proved true as the Google Glass and Snapchat Spectacles have faced a steady decrease in demand after the ... (more...)
IRobot (IRBT) Trading Down 5.2%
- April 19, 2018

The stock of iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ: IRBT ) has "Hold" rating given on Monday, November 14 by Needham. Benchmark maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, October 17 report. Therefore 38% are positive. Sidoti upgraded iRobot from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating in a research note on Friday, February 9th. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods with "Hold" on Sunday, July 23. (more...)
No compromise on people's fundamental rights: Chief Justice No compromise on people's fundamental rights: Chief Justice
- April 19, 2018

Parents of the APS children had staged a protest outside the Peshawar Registry of the Supreme Court, and pleaded for justice from the top judge. Additional Secretary Health K-P informed the court that there were 23 DHQ hospitals in the province, while the Secretary Health K-P said that there 1,570 hospitals in the province and only two districts did not have a DHQ. (more...)
Two 6.1-inch iPhones Coming, Will Start at $550 Two 6.1-inch iPhones Coming, Will Start at $550
- April 19, 2018

One of these two models is going to have the standard single SIM setup while the other one is going to have the dual SIM dual functionality. He said that while the 6.1-inch LCD option will start at $550, those who want the dual-SIM version might need to pay $650 to $750. (more...)
The Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research
- April 19, 2018

Andreas Halvorsen increased its stake in Anheuser Busch Inbev Sa/Nv (BUD) by 82.02% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Several large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an entertainment company worldwide. First Bancorporation And Trust Of Newtown stated it has 18,817 shares. (more...)
Learn to Code … with a Mobile App? Learn to Code … with a Mobile App?
- April 19, 2018

After all, you might be slightly interested in heading down this path, but need a more bite-sized way to get started. My one real hope is that as Grasshopper grows, the Google developers working on the app will add new programming languages for users to learn. (more...)
'Battlefield V' Rumor: EA DICE Reportedly Testing Battle Royale For New 'Battlefield' 'Battlefield V' Rumor: EA DICE Reportedly Testing Battle Royale For New 'Battlefield'
- April 19, 2018

For anyone sleeping under a rock (or maybe just not paying attention to recent gaming trends), the battle royale mode became a popular genre after the early access release of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds previous year, followed by team-based, horde-mode shooter Fortnite added its own 100-player mode. (more...)
For Honor gets a free new mode today For Honor gets a free new mode today
- April 19, 2018

The Art of Battle, the game's innovative control system, puts you in total control of your heroes, each with distinct skills and weapons, as you annihilate all soldiers, archers, and opposing heroes who stand in your way on an intense, believable battleground. (more...)
FIFA WC: NFF wants $2m from FIFA to pay Eagles qualification bonus FIFA WC: NFF wants $2m from FIFA to pay Eagles qualification bonus
- April 19, 2018

If for example we don't have money to prepare them, they can now relax but now, we have given them everything upfront and they should deliver. Pinnick told newsmen in Abuja, yesterday that he is fully in charge of the Super Eagles' World Cup preparation and he will leave no stone unturned to ensure that Nigeria have a successful campaign in Russian Federation. (more...)
Microsoft Translator now has AI-powered translation even when offline Microsoft Translator now has AI-powered translation even when offline
- April 19, 2018

Back in 2016, Microsoft actually launched its AI-powered online neural machine translation but since you would need high cloud computing power, it was only available online. As usual, Microsoft is working to sell its wares more to businesses than individual users. The Translator app will do the rest. Microsoft, however, has squeezed the necessary AI into a mobile app. (more...)
Netflix introduces mobile previews Netflix introduces mobile previews
- April 19, 2018

Video previews on Netflix have Snapchat and Instagram-like Stories format starting from the design to its functioning. Once a video is playing you can swipe or tap through to get to the next one without having to return to the main screen. (more...)
First Asus ZenFone Android Go phone could release soon First Asus ZenFone Android Go phone could release soon
- April 19, 2018

The ZenFone Max Pro M1 is the first phone to be born through ASUS-Flipkart partnership. The phone will feature a 6” screen with an 18:9 aspect ratio and will run “pure Android Oreo”, though were not 100% sure if this means Android One or not. (more...)