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DOJ Opens Criminal Probe into Equifax Execs, Report Says DOJ Opens Criminal Probe into Equifax Execs, Report Says
- September 21, 2017

Equifax appears to be referring to unauthorized access to data held by TALX , pronounced "talks", which is its payroll, HR and tax services subsidiary, and formally known as Equifax Workforce Solutions. "Our focus now is on providing impacted consumers with the support they need", Nelson said in a release. If a class-action lawsuit is approved, it would be one of the largest class-action suits, by number of affected customers, in history. (more...)
Apple admits to Apple Watch LTE problems just before it ships Apple admits to Apple Watch LTE problems just before it ships
- September 21, 2017

In a review of the Apple Watch Series 3 with cellular , which promises the ability to connect to LTE networks independently from a user's iPhone, The Verge's Lauren Goode wrote that the device repeatedly struggled to join a cellular network and would instead remain hung up on "random" WiFi signals. (more...)
Is This the Cringiest Campaign Ad of All Time? Is This the Cringiest Campaign Ad of All Time?
- September 21, 2017

All of a sudden, Helmer grabs a microphone and stands next to "Comstock" with his fellow bar patrons behind him, and begins to sing, "You've Lost that Centrist Feeling" to the tune of " You've Lost That Loving Feeling " - the song sung by Maverick (played by Tom Cruise) in the movie " Top Gun ". (more...)
Rohingyas to be deported Rohingyas to be deported
- September 21, 2017

Soldiers would mainly distribute relief and carry out rehabilitation, as well as ensuring order, Quader told AFP . Addressing the opening of the UN General Assembly, Guterres said he "took note" of Suu Kyi's pledge to abide by the recommendations of a report by former UN chief Kofi Annan that has advocated citizenship for the Rohingyas . (more...)
New evidence raises doubts about executives' handling of the Equifax breach New evidence raises doubts about executives' handling of the Equifax breach
- September 21, 2017

The company said it is taking short-term remediation steps to improve security but also wants to make long-term improvements. According to Equifax, on Jul. Apache released a patch for the vulnerability on March 8th. And the company's security department "was aware of this vulnerability at that time, and took efforts to identify and to patch any vulnerable systems". (more...)
CommScope Holding Company, Inc. (COMM) Holdings Trimmed by Federated Investors Inc. PA
- September 21, 2017

It has outperformed by 8.72% the S&P500. Bogle Investment Management Lp increased Supernus Pharma Inc Com (SUPN) stake by 59.01% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. 08/04/2017 - CommScope Holding Company, Inc. was downgraded to "neutral" by analysts at Longbow Research. Chardan Capital Markets maintained Nice Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ:NICE) on Wednesday, January 11 with "Buy" rating. (more...)
Apple iOS 11: 11 new features on your iPhone and iPad Apple iOS 11: 11 new features on your iPhone and iPad
- September 21, 2017

There's a new Files app to organize and access files on your device and in the cloud, an updated Control Center that you can customize to fit the way that you use your device, and a Do Not Disturb for driving that'll disable notifications while you're behind the wheel. (more...)
New Shadow of the Colossus Trailer Shows off Beautiful HD Textures New Shadow of the Colossus Trailer Shows off Beautiful HD Textures
- September 21, 2017

The series creator, Fumito Ueda has even petitioned to make some changes in "content and toning" for the remake . The trailer does justice to the protagonist and the big enemies that Shadow of The Colossus was known for, it perfectly give off the same vibe of the original with it's mysterious and poetic visuals and soundtrack. (more...)
Reliance Industries shares up 4% after telecom regulator slashes interconnect fee Reliance Industries shares up 4% after telecom regulator slashes interconnect fee
- September 21, 2017

Mathews said. The interconnection charges for other types of voice calls - mobile-to-landline, landline-to-landline and landline-to-mobile - were brought down to zero in February 2015. The termination charges were first introduced in 2003. Since IP based networks are poised to be the networks of the future for providing telecom services, a BAK regime should be seen as a natural facilitator for the development of technology. (more...)
Google Announces Moto X4 (Android One) for Project Fi, Priced at $399 Google Announces Moto X4 (Android One) for Project Fi, Priced at $399
- September 21, 2017

The company has promised to release Android Oreo to OnePlus 5 , OnePlus 3 and the OnePlus 3T as early as possible, and adhering to its promise, it is working hard to roll out the update on time. In an interesting move, Google is also allowing upgrades from older Nexus phones via a new trade-in program that will give you up to $165 for select Nexus devices . (more...)
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Under Analyst Spotlight Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NASDAQ:WBA) Under Analyst Spotlight
- September 21, 2017

Over the past year, the price of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc . Equities research analysts predict that Walgreens Boots Alliance , Inc. will post $5.00 EPS for the current fiscal year. Sowell Financial Services LLC lifted its stake in Walgreens Boots Alliance by 0.6% in the first quarter. "This is a significant moment for our company, and we are excited about the opportunities this agreement will deliver for our customers and patients, employees and investors", said Walgreens Boots ... (more...)
Equifax says 100000 impacted by major data breach Equifax says 100000 impacted by major data breach
- September 20, 2017

Bloomberg reported on Monday that the company suffered yet another, unrelated attack earlier this year that may have involved the same intruders. Equifax has said it discovered the data breach on July 29. The letters were sent last week and were first reported by The Associated Press. Equifax is offering affected individuals free credit file monitoring and identity theft protection, but, according to The New York Times , many affected users have faced "dead links and terminated ... (more...)
Third suspect arrested over London Tube bombing Third suspect arrested over London Tube bombing
- September 20, 2017

The 25-year-old was arrested under the Terrorism Act on Tuesday night in Newport, south Wales. The two suspects detained over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old from Syria , both of whom were fostered by a British couple, according to a local official and media reports . (more...)
Tim Cook on the $1000 iPhone X: 'It's a value price, actually' Tim Cook on the $1000 iPhone X: 'It's a value price, actually'
- September 20, 2017

The iPhone X DOES NOT feature TouchID. The new device comes with a new all-screen design . Their dimensions and weights are very different too. The iPhone 8 , on the other hand, looks nearly identical to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. (more...)
Dinner for 2? You can now book Denver restaurant reservations through Airbnb Dinner for 2? You can now book Denver restaurant reservations through Airbnb
- September 20, 2017

Expanding into attractions with Trips was meant to give Airbnb an additional source of revenue. Airbnb's $13 million investment in Resy , the New York-based restaurant software company, is beginning to pay off. without having to leave the Airbnb app. If you already have the Airbnb app, you'll now see a dedicated restaurant tab under "Explore" where you can search by cuisine, meal (breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner), time of day, or use a map view to find a place to eat in the neighborhood ... (more...)
Nest introduces Hello, its first video doorbell Nest introduces Hello, its first video doorbell
- September 20, 2017

The original Nest Cam IQ , created to be used inside the home, received an "excellent" rating in PCMag's review. That sounds like a potential method to address the security challenges of using a traditional Wi-Fi network or router to secure IoT devices but we'll have to dig for more information since Nest didn't mention this. (more...)
Apple Watch Series 3 has LTE problems: How to cancel your preorder Apple Watch Series 3 has LTE problems: How to cancel your preorder
- September 20, 2017

This problem is certainly a big one for Apple , given that LTE capability was the key selling point of this device. Reviews of the Apple Watch Series 3 - which includes Global Positioning System and optional cellular connectivity for placing phone calls on the go - are out. (more...)
More Rohingya influx could lead to humanitarian catastrophe, says Bangladesh NHRC More Rohingya influx could lead to humanitarian catastrophe, says Bangladesh NHRC
- September 20, 2017

The Rohingyas fled to India after violence in the Western Rakhine State of Myanmar . Addressing the opening of the UN General Assembly, Guterres said he "took note" of Suu Kyi's pledge to abide by the recommendations of a report by former UN chief Kofi Annan that has advocated citizenship for the Rohingyas. (more...)
Hidden NES Golf game on Nintendo Switch. A tribute to Satoru Iwata Hidden NES Golf game on Nintendo Switch. A tribute to Satoru Iwata
- September 20, 2017

As the console's time synchronization is managed server-side, this means that unless your Nintendo Switch is box fresh or has never been connected to the internet you won't be able to trick it into thinking it's July 11. Whatever the case may be, the secret game of Golf in the Nintendo Switch is just one of the many perks of owning the hybrid console - at least, for gamers who have been able to get their hands on it despite the Nintendo Switch supply shortage. (more...)
Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Readying Launch Of Smaller, Cheaper Home Speaker? Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Readying Launch Of Smaller, Cheaper Home Speaker?
- September 20, 2017

Now, Ninety7 aims to bestow the same portable capabilities to the Google Home. LOFT is available in a choice of Carbon Black, Snow White and Copper Fabric with metal trim for the base. Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (CIRP) published a new report today from its latest "home automation devices" study that shows Amazon and its Echo products with a 76 percent USA market share, compared to 24 percent for Google and its Google Home device. (more...)