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H&M Q3 sales grow but profit down on summer discounts H&M Q3 sales grow but profit down on summer discounts
- September 28, 2017

Online sales may not be enough to increase the company's profitability just yet. Sales excluding Value-Added Tax were SEK149.60bn, an increase of 7%. In the third quarter of fiscal year 2017, H&M sales in Croatia fell 3% on the year to 225 million Swedish crowns. (more...)
McLaren BP23 Prototype Revealed, Fastest McLaren Ever McLaren BP23 Prototype Revealed, Fastest McLaren Ever
- September 28, 2017

Following some early teaser sketches, McLaren has revealed new previews and details about its next Ultimate Series hypercar. However, McLaren says it has finalised the hybrid-powered BP23's attribute targets and can now confirm that the brief it set itself - to create "the fastest ever McLaren" - will be achieved. (more...)
What's New In iOS 11.1 Beta What's New In iOS 11.1 Beta
- September 28, 2017

Some iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus owners have reported hearing crackling noises during phone calls, the cause of which has not yet been fully determined. Apple plans to release a software fix to address a crackling some iPhone 8 users report experiencing. "Our team is at work on a fix, which will be included in an upcoming software release", Apple said in a statement to The Verge . (more...)
LG V30 pre-order UK: Carphone Warehouse deals now open LG V30 pre-order UK: Carphone Warehouse deals now open
- September 28, 2017

We've seen the launch of the Galaxy Note 8 and Apple iPhone 8/8 Plus , along with the iPhone X announcement, since we first took a look at the LG V30 . On contract, the cheapest plan is on Vodafone – you pay £80 up front and then £34 a month. There are two cameras on the rear, one wide-angle and 13-megapixels, the other a more conventional 16-megapixels snapper. (more...)
Google rumoured to release Stereo Google Home, dubbed the 'Max' Google rumoured to release Stereo Google Home, dubbed the 'Max'
- September 28, 2017

Regarding the outlook, it will be a premium model with better design and materials. However it is unclear as to how far along these alleged speakers are in terms of development, and whether or not it could be making an appearance alongside the other devices at Google's 4th of October event. (more...)
Google readying a premium Google Home model? Google readying a premium Google Home model?
- September 28, 2017

Would you want a more premium, and more expensive, Google Home? While we're sure that Google was at one stage working on such a device there's no guarantee it will be announced next week or ever. The site's sources say design and materials are "premium", presumedly meaning a higher price point. It's now unknown as to what stage of development the Google Home Max is now in, and it remains unclear if it will be announced next week on October 4. (more...)
Google Home 'Max' will be a high-end version of Google's smart speaker Google Home 'Max' will be a high-end version of Google's smart speaker
- September 28, 2017

Sources familiar with the project told 9to5Google that Google is now working on a high-end smart speaker to challenge the Sonos Play:3, Apple's HomePod and the recently-unveiled Amazon Echo Plus. While they boast far more functionality, relying on the Home or Echo as the primary music speaker is less appealing. Now that Apple HomePod is also going to penetrate the market in December, it is only legit for Google to enhance Home's hardware to make it rival the HomePod. (more...)
Project Neptune: Aston Martin and Triton's luxurious submarine Project Neptune: Aston Martin and Triton's luxurious submarine
- September 28, 2017

Overseen by Aston Martin Consulting, the partnership has shaped a unique concept that will lead to an exclusive, strictly-limited edition vehicle. It'll be heavily styled on the upcoming £3m Valkyrie hypercar . Unveiled at the Monaco yacht show, the collaboration between Aston and submersible manufacturer Triton Submarines has been code-named Project Neptune , with the official line being that the union enables Aston to "further enhance and grow the brand into new aspects of the luxury ... (more...)
Making stocks you should surely buy - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS)
- September 28, 2017

Maverick Capital Ltd who had been investing in Cadence Design System Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $10.89B market cap company. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $0.86 and is expected to be $1.39 for the current year with 280,200,000 shares now outstanding. Taking a deeper look into the technical levels of Cadence Design Systems Inc (CDNS), we can see that the Williams Percent Range or 14 day Williams %R now sits at -2.79. (more...)
The Ataribox Game Console Would Leverage AMD The Ataribox Game Console Would Leverage AMD
- September 28, 2017

Instead, the Ataribox will run Linux "with a customized, easy-to-use user interface". As far as the design, we can expect an Atari 2600 influence with a modern touch. Atari has clearly been listening to market trends, and is aiming to create a platform with console simplicity, PC flexibility, and plenty of open-sourced customization. (more...)
Facebook will now help you sign up as 'blood donor' in India Facebook will now help you sign up as 'blood donor' in India
- September 28, 2017

While many people are interested and willing to give blood, they might not know how to sign up, where to go, or have the social pressure to actually go do it. Donor information will be set to private, only visible by the donor, though donor status can be shared on your timeline or with a person or organization in need if the donor chooses to do so. (more...)
Facebook Founder Visits Rural Kentucky Schools Facebook Founder Visits Rural Kentucky Schools
- September 28, 2017

Trump said on Twitter Wednesday that Facebook and news media - including The Washington Post - had always been opposed to him. After the story ran, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg corrected The Washington Post , pointing out that Russian Federation was not the topic of discussion - the meeting centered on fake news, and the president did not mention Russian Federation. (more...)
Peering into Recent Action from Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE)
- September 28, 2017

ADBE stock immediately shot lower as the "sell the news" crowd locked-in profits. Insiders sold a total of 64,359 shares of company stock valued at $9,449,192 in the last quarter. Strs Ohio increased Oracle Sys. Medpace Holdings, Inc.is a clinical contract research organization. Brixmor Ppty Group Inc (NYSE:BRX) was reduced too. (more...)
Blizzard Battle.net Mobile App Now Available! Blizzard Battle.net Mobile App Now Available!
- September 28, 2017

The app is making its rounds on the various App Stores, so be a bit patient if you can't see it right away. The Blizzard Battle.net mobile app , which is available on Android and iOS devices, allows users to access the desktop application's social features, like chatting. (more...)
North Korea may struggle to shoot USA bombers out of the sky North Korea may struggle to shoot USA bombers out of the sky
- September 28, 2017

Aides say Trump was personally shocked and angered by Warmbier's death, and that the government suspects mistreatment. Pyongyang interpreted that tweet as a declaration of war . Ri was speaking this morning in NY, where United Nations meetings have been going on since last week. China accounts for about 90 % of North Korea's foreign trade and is under constant pressure from the US and others to tighten the screws on its neighbor and former close Communist ally. (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 WCQ: Eagles'll suppress Zambia's new spirit, says Mikel Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 WCQ: Eagles'll suppress Zambia's new spirit, says Mikel
- September 28, 2017

Mikel has been in impressive form in the qualifiers but he insists the resurgent Chipolopolo must not be taken lightly. Admitting that the Zambian team which defeated Algeria home and away deserve to be respected, Mikel said the Eagles have only one choice and that is to defeat Zambia and book an early place in Russian Federation. (more...)
Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO)
- September 28, 2017

Take now has $10.63 billion valuation. The stock after showing, 0.87% change from opening, closed at $3.48 by scoring 1.46%. Take-Two Interactive Software (NASDAQ: TTWO ) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August 2nd. First Fiduciary Invest Counsel holds 4.48% or 422,329 shares. Take-Two Interactive Software's revenue was up 27.8% on a year-over-year basis. Take-Two Interactive Software had a net margin of 8.73% and a return on equity of 28.89%. (more...)
Trump suggests Facebook colluded with media against him Trump suggests Facebook colluded with media against him
- September 28, 2017

Donald Trump also tweeted that "the people were pro-Trump". Trump, however, put a positive spin on his time in office so far in a follow-up tweet. His salvo came as the social media giant prepares to hand over 3,000 political ads to congressional investigators that it has said were likely purchased by Russian entities during and after last year's presidential contest. (more...)
Fortnite's Battle Royale Mode is Now Live and Free for all Players Fortnite's Battle Royale Mode is Now Live and Free for all Players
- September 28, 2017

The big seller is the new Battle Royale mode which is a 100 player PvP game that drops players into a giant map where they can use their skills in combat and building to be the last player standing. And that'll do well for when the game is fully ready to go sometime in 2018, when its full free-to-play model should be finally set. For those unaware, Fortnite recently experienced some criticism from PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds' developer Bluehole Studio for "replicating the experience ... (more...)
Baton named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy Baton named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy
- September 28, 2017

Ostman, a senior defensive end from Mackinaw City, is one of 181 semifinalists. The NFF will announce 12-14 finalists on November 1, and each will receive an $18,000 postgraduate scholarship as a member of the NFF National Scholar-Athlete Class, presented by Fidelity Investments. (more...)