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PUBG Continues To Break Records On Steam PUBG Continues To Break Records On Steam
- September 17, 2017

While these figures may not be quite as exact as Steam's own, they should be in the right ballpark, and all of these stats place PUBG's record roughly 50k players ahead of Dota 2's . According to Greene, the studio thought that a number between 200,000 and 300,000 was a more appropriate amount for the game's first year. PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is now available in Early Access on Steam for the PC, and an Xbox One version is coming later this year. (more...)
IPhone X Face ID will support only one face per device IPhone X Face ID will support only one face per device
- September 17, 2017

T-Mobile customers who buy or pre-order their new iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X on the Un-carrier's interest-free installment plan will automatically get this one-time benefit for free. Apple allows all 6 to be used at the same time, something which it chose not to do with the A10 Fusion. Both models are now capable of wireless charging . (more...)
It's Official! Paris to host 2024, Los Angeles 2028 Olympics It's Official! Paris to host 2024, Los Angeles 2028 Olympics
- September 17, 2017

Thomas Bach said the International Olympic Committee will continue to appeal for diplomatic solutions to the problems, and that it is monitoring deliberations in the U.N. "I'm quite confident that we will have a very safe, very peaceful and harmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year". Los Angeles also submitted their bid for the 2024 Games after Hamburg , Rome, and Budapest chose to withdraw, information from the official website said. (more...)
The price of AppleCare+ coverage for iPhone Plus models has increased The price of AppleCare+ coverage for iPhone Plus models has increased
- September 17, 2017

Beyond the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus pricing, screen repairs for the older IPhone 6 and SE models jumped for $99 to $129, while iPhone 6s and 7 increased from $129 to $149. Without a warranty, a new screen will set you back $169 for the iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus , and iPhone 6s Plus, or $149 for the iPhone 8, iPhone 7 , or iPhone 6s. (more...)
What Are Analysts Opinions On Electronic Arts Inc. (EA)
- September 17, 2017

About 1.35M shares traded. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) has declined 2.76% since September 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. The game software company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.22. (more...)
IPhone X demand unlikely to match supply until 2018
- September 16, 2017

The new iPhone X is displayed during an Apple special event at the Steve Jobs Theatre on the Apple Park campus on September 12, 2017 in Cupertino, California. Perhaps even a large number of people who'll successfully secure a preorder might wait a long time before receiving their units. Earlier this week, Kuo said Apple's iPhone X production was less than 10,000 units per day, but the yield may be increasing as Apple ramps up mass production. (more...)
Pakistani Christian sentenced to death for sending a blasphemous WhatsApp text Pakistani Christian sentenced to death for sending a blasphemous WhatsApp text
- September 16, 2017

Under Pakistan's blasphemy laws, anyone accused of insulting Islam can be sentenced to death. "My client will appeal the sentence in the high court as he has been framed by his friend who was annoyed over James' affair with a Muslim girl", Wakeel said. (more...)
IPhone 8 and 8 Plus feature smaller batteries than previous generation IPhone 8 and 8 Plus feature smaller batteries than previous generation
- September 16, 2017

A Twitter post reveals the listing that shows that the iPhone 8 sports an 1821mAh battery compared to the 1960mAh battery on the iPhone 7. This sounds like a insane downgrade and hints that it will impact the battery life by a large amount. (more...)
Today's Brokerage Rating: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB) Today's Brokerage Rating: Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY), Kimberly-Clark Corporation (KMB)
- September 16, 2017

During the same period past year, the firm posted ($0.18) earnings per share. It has underperformed by 98.91% the S&P500. Artisan Prtn Partnership holds 0.1% in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) or 672,149 shares. The rating was initiated by Miller Tabak with "Buy" on Wednesday, January 18. Argus Research maintained Helmerich & Payne, Inc. The company was upgraded on Thursday, August 20 by Sidoti. (more...)
PSG's Meunier tips Aurier for success at Tottenham PSG's Meunier tips Aurier for success at Tottenham
- September 16, 2017

Both London clubs strengthened the right-back position just before the deadline, with Spurs bringing in another PSG player in Serge Aurier for £23m, while Chelsea signed Italy global Davide Zappacosta for £25m. "The real one. Because I've always been a Manchester fan". "I cross my fingers so he can make it as good as possible in Tottenham". They are back in the Champions League, they have formed a good team this year. (more...)
Apple's new iPhone models are lacking a pretty big feature Apple's new iPhone models are lacking a pretty big feature
- September 16, 2017

But the iPhone X , 8 and 8 Plus don't come with USB-C Power Adapters. And now, with the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus going on sale, we're starting to see that the wireless charging isn't putting up table stakes either. When Apple (aapl ) announced its iPhone 8 line and iPhone X at its press event on Tuesday, the company said that its new handsets would support wireless charging using an industry standard called Qi. (more...)
UAE get ready for iPhone 8, 8 plus: Pre-orders start today UAE get ready for iPhone 8, 8 plus: Pre-orders start today
- September 16, 2017

OLED display panel is one of the main selling points of the Apple iPhone X , while it is known these panels cause burn-ins on the screen over prolonged use. The dual rear camera setup showcases a telephoto portrait lens with an aperture of f/2.8. It is a facial recognition feature that scans the user's face to unlock the phone. (more...)
McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) SVP Sells 900 Shares of Stock McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) SVP Sells 900 Shares of Stock
- September 16, 2017

The stock declined 0.40% or $0.26 reaching $64.61 on the news. About 69 shares traded. Fulton Breakefield Broenniman Llc decreased Mck (MCK) stake by 19.92% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Its down 0.02, from 0.97 in 2016Q3. A number of hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Several research analysts recently issued reports on MCK shares. (more...)
New Heroes Announced for Heroes of the Storm New Heroes Announced for Heroes of the Storm
- September 16, 2017

Are you hyped for the new D.Va skin? Blizzard revealed a new battleground for Heroes of the Storm today, one inspired by sister franchise Overwatch . Controlling all three points rewards your team with a giant robot that controls like a super-powered version of the two-player Hero Cho'Gall. To make matters more interesting, the map's control points are surrounded by conveyor belts that will boost your movement-assuming you're running in the right direction. (more...)
You can disable the iPhone X's FaceID if you're in trouble You can disable the iPhone X's FaceID if you're in trouble
- September 16, 2017

Let's not make the mistake of comparing Face ID to the mostly rather simplistic and crude facial recognition features of Android phones of the past. Although Apple has claimed it has tested the iPhone X against 3D masks, the results of that weren't demoed. But don't worry, despite rumors that said otherwise, the new hardware didn't require that Apple move the Touch ID sensor. (more...)
Cuomo headed to US Virgin Islands to survey hurricane damage Cuomo headed to US Virgin Islands to survey hurricane damage
- September 16, 2017

The governor's office says Cuomo's visit was requested by U.S. Virgin Islands governor Kenneth Mapp. "We have so much family connections throughout New York State that come from the U.S. He was born in Brooklyn. More U.S. Virgin Islands residents list their place of birth as NY than any other state in the nation. The partnership is supported by more than $10 million in funding to offer legal assistance and representation to immigrants in NY, regardless of their status, through a statewide ... (more...)
Kimberly-Clark to use wind energy from Oklahoma, Texas wind farms Kimberly-Clark to use wind energy from Oklahoma, Texas wind farms
- September 16, 2017

The company has market cap of $42.64 billion. It is down 181.49% since September 14, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Wednesday, July 26 by UBS. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by Argus Research. The stock of Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, June 5 by Benchmark. (more...)
Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Puts a Mark on the Prime Target Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Puts a Mark on the Prime Target
- September 15, 2017

Content Warning: Bethesda's recently released launch trailer does mature content including graphic violence and at least one beheading. With the game releasing on September 15, 2017 , Bethesda Softworks chose to release a launch trailer to get gamers ready for the Death of the Outsider . (more...)
IRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT) Director Ronald Chwang Sells 10000 Shares
- September 15, 2017

Epizyme, Inc. (NASDAQ:EPZM) is worth US$922.88 Million and has recently risen 0.31% to US$16. Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the business. Timber Hill Ltd Com reported 0% in iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ: IRBT ). Canaccord Genuity lowered iRobot Corporation from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating and set a $90.00 price objective for the company.in a research note on Wednesday, May 31st. (more...)
Facebook to open AI lab in Montreal headed by McGill professor Facebook to open AI lab in Montreal headed by McGill professor
- September 15, 2017

According to a report from Venturebeat , Joelle Pineau, the co-director of McGill University's Reasoning and Learning Lab and the incoming president of the International Machine Learning Society, will lead the lab. The Montreal lab, separate from the company's existing corporate Montreal office, is Facebook's fourth AI research outpost. In addition to opening the lab, Facebook has committed about $5.75 million to support AI research at McGill, the University of Montreal, the Montreal ... (more...)