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Baahubali 2 Box Office Collection Day 1: 90-95% Occupancy across India Baahubali 2 Box Office Collection Day 1: 90-95% Occupancy across India
- April 28, 2017

ALSO READ | Baahubali 2: Have you filled out a leave form yet? No high-profile film has hit the theatres for a long time, the last one being Rajinikanth's Kabali in 2016 and this has increased the hunger in movie-lovers for a standout entertaining humdinger of a movie and Baahubali 2 promises to be that and more. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian Blasts Haters Of She & Scott Disick's Cuddly Pic Khloe Kardashian Blasts Haters Of She & Scott Disick's Cuddly Pic
- April 28, 2017

SCOTT Disick has revealed that he bought a ring in hopes of proposing to his on-off girlfriend Kourtney Kardashian. And besides, if there's one thing we know about the Kardashian girls, it's that they have each other's backs at all times - sisters before misters, after all! When Kourtney Kardashian is away, Scott Disick will play. (more...)
McDonald's to replace Hi-C Orange with new drink, reports say McDonald's to replace Hi-C Orange with new drink, reports say
- April 28, 2017

That's when the internet took umbrage. Say goodbye to Hi-C Orange at McDonald's. Replacing with a McDs exclusive Sprite flavor. The company sent a memo - which was leaked to Reddit - to the franchises about the drinks' discontinuation, saying stores are allowed to keep selling Hi-C until it runs out. (more...)
Dead Space 2 & Dead Space 3 Available on Backwards Compatibility Dead Space 2 & Dead Space 3 Available on Backwards Compatibility
- April 28, 2017

From today, Dead Space 2 and Dead Space 3 join the original in the backwards compatibility program. So this brings this week's count of Xbox One backward compatible games to nine, and that's an impressive feat, considering it started off so slowly. (more...)
Acer trying to woo gamers with new laptops and 4K monitor Acer trying to woo gamers with new laptops and 4K monitor
- April 28, 2017

Digging further into the specs reveals some serious high-end tech. Moreover, you get PredatorSense software which gives real-time system information and overclocking to monitor and control the system's vitals from one place. This laptop weighs about 5.7 pounds. The Triton 700 might not be as lean the Apple's nongaming new MacBook Pros (0.61 inches). The Triton 700 will be launching in August and will start at $2,999 when it arrives, so get ready to drop some cash for this machine. (more...)
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg visits Ford plant near Detroit Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg visits Ford plant near Detroit
- April 28, 2017

The social media pioneer experienced a modern-day Ford assembly line , helping assemble for Ford F-150 pickup truck. Zuckerberg even signed the inspection sticker on one of the vehicles that'll soon be owned by a surprised driver. "Working at Ford is a long term thing", he wrote. Imagine spending 10 hours a day in ill-fitting shoes, while having to repeat a set of tasks about 650 times a day, every 52 seconds. (more...)
Angela Merkel demands dialogue before Brexit Angela Merkel demands dialogue before Brexit
- April 28, 2017

In her toughest message on Brexit to date, Ms Merkel pledged the European Union would put its interests first and manage the negotiations in its chosen way. The EU says questions about Northern Ireland are among those that must be resolved as part of the Brexit divorce agreement before talks can begin on a future EU-UK trade deal. (more...)
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) Shares Sold by Auxier Asset Management
- April 28, 2017

Nevertheless, its exposure to currency volatility due to huge worldwide presence, and integration risks from acquisitions raises concern. The quarterly company earnings release is usually highly anticipated. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 5th. This represents a $1.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.85%. Marsh & Mclennan Cos Inc now has $38.39B valuation. (more...)
Pre-orders for Samsung S8, S8+ reach 80000 units in India Pre-orders for Samsung S8, S8+ reach 80000 units in India
- April 28, 2017

However, designing such bezel-less screen is a challenging task. A new report claims that Samsung is going to release the refurbished Galaxy Note 7 in South Korea by June this year. It has some anxious that the company may come up with some sort of fingerprint reader dongle , similar to the headphone adapter it included with iPhone 7, which got rid of the traditional headphone jack. (more...)
Acer Announces New 2-in-1s, Ultrabooks and Gaming Notebooks Acer Announces New 2-in-1s, Ultrabooks and Gaming Notebooks
- April 28, 2017

With a 27-inch Full HD wide viewing angle display, and a specially designed subwoofer that offers powerfully deep bass, this all-in-one provides entertainment with a punch. The Swift 3 series starts from $599 and the Swift 1 series starts from $329. It comes with a brushed aluminium body and feels robust. Available with 15.6-inch or 17.3-inch displays, they include overclockable NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or 1050Ti GPU combined with a 7th Gen Intel Core i7 (7700HQ) or i5 processor (7300HQ) for ... (more...)
Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL) Shares Bought by Archford Capital Strategies LLC
- April 28, 2017

Concannon Wealth Management LLC now owns 1,605 shares of the company's stock valued at $119,000 after buying an additional 405 shares during the period. If you are reading this story on another site, it was stolen and reposted in violation of USA & worldwide copyright and trademark law. A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. (more...)
Shah Rukh Khan charms global audience at TED Talks Shah Rukh Khan charms global audience at TED Talks
- April 28, 2017

Shah Rukh, who earlier delivered motivational and inspirational speeches, as he received the honorary doctorate from the University of Edinburg , and Hyderabad's Maulana Azad National Urdu University , will continue to charm the audience as he will be interacting with the audience for almost 18 minutes about Technology, Entertainment, and Design (TED). (more...)
What happens next in the high-stakes Georgia runoff What happens next in the high-stakes Georgia runoff
- April 28, 2017

But among Democrats, there is optimism that Ossoff's campaign may provide a blueprint for future races, with midterm elections coming up next year. Republican Karen Handel , 55, a former Georgia secretary of state, won 19.8 percent, and will face Ossoff in the June 20 runoff. (more...)
Mobile Galaxy J3 Prime launched for $150 Mobile Galaxy J3 Prime launched for $150
- April 28, 2017

The smartphone carries a full retail price of $150, but can be bagged at a significantly lower price from most carriers that are selling it. Samsung's budget offering, the Galaxy J3 Prime, has landed at T-Mobile where it can be purchased for $150. (more...)
Microsoft Slips: FYQ3 Revenue Misses; 'Intelligent Cloud' Rises 11% Microsoft Slips: FYQ3 Revenue Misses; 'Intelligent Cloud' Rises 11%
- April 28, 2017

Just don't mention the sagging Surface fondleslab sales. This is very good news for Microsoft as many were anxious that a price war with AWS and/or Google would hurt them. Microsoft said LinkedIn, which it bought for about $US26 billion, contributed $US975 million in revenue in the quarter. These results included LinkedIn's first full quarter as a Microsoft company. (more...)
Google's Real Impact in Cuba Today Google's Real Impact in Cuba Today
- April 28, 2017

The island country is now lagging behind much of the world when it comes to connectivity, with internet access being a costly luxury only few can afford. ( As few as 5 percent of Cubans may have access to the open Internet.) Google's servers make it speedier to use its services in Cuba today, but they don't provide Internet access where it wasn't before. (more...)
HTC U 11 Teased In Official Video HTC U 11 Teased In Official Video
- April 28, 2017

We'll have to wait see if HTC U 11 can make a mark with its new pressure sensitive edge design. HTC released a video yesterday, which again highlights that the upcoming U11 phone will come with unique touch-sensitive edges. The device is likely to be backed up by a 3000mAH or 4000mAh battery to keep the lights on. In terms of color options, HTC U 11 will be available in White, Blue, Silver, Black, and Red colors at launch. (more...)
'Prey' Demo: How to play the game's first hour early 'Prey' Demo: How to play the game's first hour early
- April 28, 2017

Sadly, it's not available for PC users. This policy was officially announced past year, in between two Bethesda releases, Doom and Dishonored 2 . What is known is that everyone will be able to play Prey on May 5th, while a demo for PS4 and Xbox One is available right now. Prey , the upcoming game from Arkane Studios, contains an achievement that references a leak from the series' past. (more...)
Mobile quarterly profit up, new subscribers top estimates Mobile quarterly profit up, new subscribers top estimates
- April 28, 2017

In total, AT&T's operating revenue dropped three percent, and this was mostly attributed to low sales of phones - the lowest in the company's history. Reuters reported in February that Sprint's controlling shareholder, SoftBank Group Corp 9984.T , was positioning itself for deal talks with T-Mobile's top shareholder, Deutsche Telekom AG DTEGn.DE , once the airwaves auction ended. (more...)
Here is the debut trailer for Call of Duty: WWII Here is the debut trailer for Call of Duty: WWII
- April 28, 2017

Likewise, the post makes mention that more information regarding multiplayer and the zombie mode will be revealed during E3 of this year. The return of the Call of Duty franchise to a more grounded version compared to the futuristic setting last seen in Call of Duty : Infinite Warfare was hinted earlier this year in an Activision earnings call. (more...)