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Land Rover Discovery Becomes a Kitchen on Wheels Land Rover Discovery Becomes a Kitchen on Wheels
- October 07, 2017

Oliver's Land Rover Discovery is thought to cost around £150 000 (R2.7m) with the upgrades, which include a slow cooker under the bonnet (heated by the engine) and a barbecue. There are olive oil and vinegar dispensers integrated into the lighting controls in the boot, while the butter and ice cream churners are fitted to the wheels and rotate as the auto moves. (more...)
Apple investigating reports of iPhone 8 Plus battery swelling Apple investigating reports of iPhone 8 Plus battery swelling
- October 07, 2017

However, so far not many incidents have been heard of. In the case of the iPhone 8 the issue appears to be limited to batteries bloating/swelling, rather than catching fire - at least as reported so far. Anthony Wu, a user from Toronto, Canada, bought a new IPhone 8 Plus on Sunday, said it was out of box. The number of phones claimed to be charged using power adapter and Lightnin to USB cable in Apple's box increased to 5. (more...)
A few users reporting swollen iPhone 8 Plus batteries
- October 07, 2017

To compare the devices' speed, Rahimi set up a timer to see how fast both devices opened each app as well as the time it took for them to go back to the home screen to access another one. More than the zoom, DxOMark had high praise for the bokeh features of the camera as well, mentioning that it does an outstanding job at artificially blurring the background subjects and focusing on the subjects in the foreground to produce some really contrast between the areas of the picture. (more...)
Xbox Live free for Xbox One, 360 owners this weekend Xbox Live free for Xbox One, 360 owners this weekend
- October 07, 2017

As such, you're not just looking at free online multiplayer for any game in your collection; you can also take advantage of Games with Gold, and any Gold-related Xbox Games Store discounts until the event ends. Players can jump into several modes, including multi-stage Galactic Assault, player-vs-AI in Arcade, ship combat in Starfighter Assault and small team fights in 8-vs-8 Strikes. (more...)
Stock Rating Update on the Shares of Photronics Inc (PLAB)
- October 07, 2017

Given that liquidity is king in short-term, PLAB is a stock with 68.53 million shares outstanding that normally trades 4.06% of its float. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. (more...)
Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Major Shareholder Sells $16602300.00 in Stock Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Major Shareholder Sells $16602300.00 in Stock
- October 07, 2017

Ameriprise Inc owns 1.65 million shares. Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY)'s earnings per share has been growing at a -8 percent rate over the past 5 year when average revenue increase was noted as -2.7 percent. The rating was maintained by Noble Financial on Monday, July 31 with "Buy". Falcon Point Capital Llc sold 92,408 shares as Apogee Enterprises Inc. Wolfe Research has "Market Perform" rating and $43 target. (more...)
Street Analysts View On International Paper Company (IP), UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH)
- October 07, 2017

A total of 2.2 million shares exchanged at hands and its average trading volume is standing at 6.15 million shares. Montag & Caldwell Llc who had been investing in Unitedhealth Group Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $191.34 billion market cap company. (more...)
Harman Kardon Invoke official price leaked, surprisingly costly Harman Kardon Invoke official price leaked, surprisingly costly
- October 07, 2017

You should see a new item called Connected Home. These are the only five options available at the moment. For example, connecting to your Hue account will allow Cortana to control your Hue lights. As mentioned earlier, the speaker was confirmed to hit the shelves this fall, but this is the first time that we have information about a more specific launch window. (more...)
Congress looking into a ban on Congress looking into a ban on "bump stocks"
- October 07, 2017

The bump stock device, which authorities believe was used in the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday, allows a semi-automatic riffle to fire like an automatic weapon. Numerous attempts to design retrofits failed until recent years when bump stocks came on the market. "The ATF must re-evaluate these devices, and it is my hope that they conclude these mechanisms violate the spirit, if not the letter, of the law. (more...)
Panel: Washing Machine Makers in US Hurt by Imports Panel: Washing Machine Makers in US Hurt by Imports
- October 06, 2017

Whirlpool filed its petition with the ITC in May, describing Samsung and LG as "serial violators" of US trade law and seeking protection under Section 201 of the Trade Act of 1974. Whirlpool said its new petition to the ITC was needed because Samsung and LG had been able to dodge the duties by relocating production facilities to Vietnam and Thailand. (more...)
Is The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc
- October 06, 2017

On August 1, 2017, David A Viniar executed a direct buy involving 100000 shares. The firm has a market cap of $95.52 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.90 and a beta of 1.41. Investors sentiment increased to 1.61 in Q2 2017. CLF comes in with a P/S ratio of 0.94 that's below 1, potentially implying that it could be cheap relative to the overall sector (13.63) and its peers (90.48). (more...)
Remember AOL Instant Messenger? It's officially shutting down Remember AOL Instant Messenger? It's officially shutting down
- October 06, 2017

On Friday, AOL's VP of Communications Product at Oath announced that the company would put AIM to rest on December 15, 2017, 20 years after the service was born in 1997. It was also one of the first chat tools used by people during a crisis to instantly connect with friends and families when phone lines were down. AIM, with a brand recognized by millions, could have capitalized on this shift and emerged as a lead player in the billion-dollar messaging space. (more...)
HP Inc exec: Yes, we'll put a bullet in the X3 device
- October 06, 2017

It is sold in bundles that include a Desk Dock, which provides a range of connectors, and a Lap Dock, a laptop-like device without local processing or storage capability that only functions when used in conjunction with the Elite x3 phablet. (more...)
Destiny 2: Xur location and Inventory for Week 4 Destiny 2: Xur location and Inventory for Week 4
- October 06, 2017

If you don't have the Vigilance Wing , we recommend getting that for 29 legendary shards . An Insurmountable Skullfort is a Titan helmet , but its buffs are mostly related to Arc melee abilities, so you might want to think about the subclass you favour. (more...)
Amazon Echo Device Users Now Can Make Free Phone Calls Amazon Echo Device Users Now Can Make Free Phone Calls
- October 06, 2017

Google's reasoning was equally wooly, citing that " Amazon's implementation of YouTube on the Echo Show violates our terms of service, creating a broken user experience". Alexa can play music from leading services like Amazon Music, Spotify, TuneIn, and more. To drive home its hope people will make use of that, Amazon is including a Philips light bulb with every device. (more...)
Proving smart home devices aren't child's play, Mattel cancels Aristotle baby monitor Proving smart home devices aren't child's play, Mattel cancels Aristotle baby monitor
- October 06, 2017

Mattel showed Aristotle, launched under its Nabi brand, in January this year. It's an Amazon Echo-type listening and talking device with a camera, created to live in a child's bedroom from birth and be a constant companion as she grows up. (more...)
Ford Motor Company (F) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr Inc
- October 06, 2017

They set a "market perform" rating on the stock. On August 4 the company was changed to "Neutral" by Nomura down from the previous "Buy" rating. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and issued a $43.00 price target on shares of General Motors in a research report on Wednesday. (more...)
U.S. stocks end at fresh record peaks; Nasdaq +0.8pc U.S. stocks end at fresh record peaks; Nasdaq +0.8pc
- October 06, 2017

The latest records followed another round of benign United States data that showed the U.S. trade deficit shrank in August on record-high exports and fewer jobless claims last week than expected. It added 81 cents to $50.79 on Thursday. Bank stocks enjoyed a boost from higher U.S. Treasury yields, with the yield on the benchmark 10-year note settled 2 bps higher at 2.35%. (more...)
Retailers pull bump stocks from online stores Retailers pull bump stocks from online stores
- October 06, 2017

That's when the retired veteran began generating ideas for a the device model - which would later launch and be sold through his company, Slide Fire Solutions Inc.by 2010. Immediately afterward the White House, too, said it was open to such a change. It's now unclear if this decision to stop selling the "bump stocks", also known as bump firing systems, has anything to do with the deaths of 59 patrons and injury of over 500 more at a Las Vegas music festival Sunday night. (more...)
Every Xbox One X Includes Halo's Master Chief Riding a Scorpion Every Xbox One X Includes Halo's Master Chief Riding a Scorpion
- October 06, 2017

It's also a nice play on words, since the tanks that Master Chief occasionally rides in Halo are known as Scorpions. As Windows Central reports, Spanish-language YouTube channel Unocero got a close look at a disassembled Xbox One X . (more...)