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Jaguar Land Rover tests first driverless vehicle on public roads Jaguar Land Rover tests first driverless vehicle on public roads
- November 17, 2017

A wide range of connected auto features will be put through real world tests during the trials that are scheduled to take place early next year in Coventry and Milton Keynes in the UK. Waymo said earlier this month that it will launch a ride-hailing service with no human behind the steering wheel and has been testing the fully self-driving cars on public roads in the US state of Arizona. (more...)
Russian Federation 2018: Nigeria's Super Eagles to each earn $15k a-win Russian Federation 2018: Nigeria's Super Eagles to each earn $15k a-win
- November 17, 2017

Jorge Sampaoli took over the helm in June, and while Tuesday's loss to Nigeria may be the first blemish on his record, his side have won only four of the eight games he's managed and only just qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. The joy of it all is that there is a unity of goal among the administrators, our players are in high spirit and they are prepared to make Nigeria proud". (more...)
Pakistan Army Violates Ceasefire On LoC, India Retaliates Pakistan Army Violates Ceasefire On LoC, India Retaliates
- November 17, 2017

Rashida Begum, a 55-year-old widow of a police constable, was critically injured in Taroti Bala Galli village after shrapnel from a mortar shell hit her, the official said, adding that she succumbed to her wounds on way to the hospital. There were almost 450 ceasefire violations in 2016 in which 13 civilians and as many security personnel were killed.India shares a 3,323-km-long border with Pakistan of which 221 km of the IB and 740 km of the LoC fall in Jammu andKashmir. (more...)
You Can Now Create Stories Directly From Instagram's Mobile Website You Can Now Create Stories Directly From Instagram's Mobile Website
- November 17, 2017

They won't be able to use Instagram's augmented reality masks or share videos, but starting today mobile web users can post to Instagram Stories. Presently, the Instagram from mobile web doesn't support video sharing and tools like hands-free, Boomerang and others. (more...)
Analyst Upside Underscores Impressive Growth for JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP)
- November 17, 2017

Finally, Deutsche Bank AG raised their price objective on J. C. Penney Company, Inc . Holding and gave the stock a hold rating in a research note on Friday, August 11th. Following the transaction, the director now owns 518,970 shares in the company, valued at $1,889,050.80. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through the SEC website . (more...)
Apple Posts 'What's a Computer' Video Promoting the iPad Pro Apple Posts 'What's a Computer' Video Promoting the iPad Pro
- November 17, 2017

The design has not been tweaked every year like some other companies. The next-generation iPad, to be released in 2018 according to rumors, will be powered by Apple's upcoming octa-core A11X Bionic chip. Despite the lack of the notch in the upcoming iPad models, the new biometric system that lets users unlock the device with a glance of their eyes and face is still nearly guaranteed. (more...)
Buhari directs reinstatement of Obiano's security aides Buhari directs reinstatement of Obiano's security aides
- November 17, 2017

This is unacceptable and a sign of what will happen. "We have equally withdrawn all the policemen attached to political appointees, local government chairmen and others in Anambra till after the election". Nwode, who made the clarification at the command's headquarters at a press conference, added that there are over 221 police officers providing security to the governor and family and that it was just the ADC that was called for briefing. (more...)
Toyota FT-AC concept teased Toyota FT-AC concept teased
- November 17, 2017

With the FJ Cruiser now gone, Toyota seriously needs a body-on-frame off-road vehicle for customers that would look the other way from Jeep's Wrangler and Ford's next-generation Bronco. The photo also shows funky wheel arch trim. Given the FT-AC nomenclature, we're thinking it's a concept version of a next-gen, FJ-type vehicle that's been awaiting a replacement since 2014. (more...)
OnePlus 5T is official with bezel-less OLED display by Samsung OnePlus 5T is official with bezel-less OLED display by Samsung
- November 17, 2017

In addition to enhancing the visual appearance of the device, the larger display helps to improve the overall user experience. Unlike the OnePlus 3T , which retained the OnePlus 3's design and added in newer hardware, the OnePlus 5T retains most of OnePlus 5's specifications but packages them in an all new bezel-less design. (more...)
Elon Musk Just Unveiled Tesla's Brand New Roadster Elon Musk Just Unveiled Tesla's Brand New Roadster
- November 17, 2017

Elon Musk unveiled Tesla's new semi-truck on Thursday. The company we know as Tesla launched with the Roadster, a repurposed, eviscerated Lotus with its guts largely replaced with a freezer-sized battery pack and a repurposed electric motor. (more...)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)
- November 17, 2017

HP Inc. (NYSE:HPQ) received a Buy rating from 6 analysts. As per Tuesday, November 3, the company rating was downgraded by Citigroup. Maxim Group restated a "hold" rating and set a $14.00 price target (down previously from $18.00) on shares of Hewlett Packard Enterprise in a report on Wednesday, September 6th. (more...)
Which Insiders Are Selling Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (LSCC)?
- November 17, 2017

A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in LSCC. Moreover, Aqr Management Lc has 0% invested in Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY). Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $593.06 Million for the current quarter. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at -0.6 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 6.4 percent. (more...)
Nintendo Switch homebrew has a major Mario drawback Nintendo Switch homebrew has a major Mario drawback
- November 17, 2017

YouTuber Candyland has kindly lined up the PlayStation 3 version against the PlayStation 4 version, the PS4 Pro version, and the Nintendo Switch version. Nintendo Switch version of the game misses out on some of the improvements to the resolution but has its own exclusive features like touch screen support and HD rumble. (more...)
New ARMS Character Is a South American-Based Fighter Named Misango New ARMS Character Is a South American-Based Fighter Named Misango
- November 17, 2017

Along with Misango, the new level Temple Grounds becomes available in this update, which is available now. Misango is a fighter that appears to have a heavy Aztec motif about him. If the spirit is red when Misango absorbs it, he will be able to resist flinching; if the spirit is blue, Misango will receive increased mobility; and if the spirit is yellow, Misango will automatically block all incoming attacks after using his Rush Combo (a charged attack from the opponent will still knock him ... (more...)
Aiming at Amazon's Alexa, Baidu unveils a quirky smart speaker and robot Aiming at Amazon's Alexa, Baidu unveils a quirky smart speaker and robot
- November 17, 2017

The Raven devices will run Baidu's DuerOS conversational AI platform. Time will tell is Baidu's smart home tech makes is out of China and into the United Kingdom, but either way it should prompt Google and Amazon to keep being innovative with their smart speakers and devices. (more...)
Nxp Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Holding Has Upped by Angelo Gordon & Company Lp Nxp Semiconductors NV (NXPI) Holding Has Upped by Angelo Gordon & Company Lp
- November 17, 2017

Covington Capital Management sold 11,610 shares as Nxp Semiconductors Nv (NXPI)'s stock rose 5.22%. NXP Semiconductors N.V. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45, a current ratio of 2.04 and a quick ratio of 1.59. The company was maintained on Thursday, September 28 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Strs Ohio now owns 342,348 shares of the semiconductor provider's stock worth $26,819,000 after buying an additional 90,900 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Facebook releases tools and tips for livestream creators Facebook releases tools and tips for livestream creators
- November 17, 2017

Community Tab is one of the first real integrations of the two: Comments from Facebook and Instagram , as well as messages from Messenger , will all be centralized in one unified inbox. In addition to the app, Facebook is also launching today a dedicated website called Facebook For Creators that will house inspiration, resources, and tips for members about how to create compelling content, connect with fans, and grow an audience. (more...)
IOS 11.1.2 release fixes iPhone X cold screen issue IOS 11.1.2 release fixes iPhone X cold screen issue
- November 17, 2017

Apple's latest iPhone update, iOS 11.1.2, fixes that problem. Prior to today's release, Apple shipped iOS 11.1.1 to resolve the notorious auto-correct bug that turned "I" into 'A [?]'. Just go to Settings - General - Software Update , and you should see an option to download and install the patch. The iOS 11 and iOS 11.1.2 update is free for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, but is only coming to a select group of devices. (more...)
HTC VIVE Announces New Vive Tracker Bundles And Consumer Availability HTC VIVE Announces New Vive Tracker Bundles And Consumer Availability
- November 17, 2017

This bundle will turn the Hyper Blaster into both a motion and gun controller, flawless for use in games like Duck Season , Arizona Sunshine and Practisim VR . If you're looking forward to bringing full-body tracking into your VR experience, this is definitely the best option out there for you right now though. (more...)
Facebook launches attack on fake news with a new feature Facebook launches attack on fake news with a new feature
- November 17, 2017

Anker noted that the reason Facebook chose to implement the Trust Indicators was to "enhance people's understanding of the sources and trustworthiness of news" on Facebook. Each online platform will develop "trust indicators" to help readers "assess whether news comes from a credible source they can depend on", Lehrman added. (more...)