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Crisis on the Planet of the Apes swings onto PSVR

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Of course, 20th Century Fox is no stranger to virtual reality games, the company has explored various projects in promoting its franchises with its first jump into VR in 2016 with The Martian VR Experience . Crisis on the Planet of the Apes VR takes this potential to the next level, ' commented FoxNet VR Studios" Senior Vice President and General Manager, Brendan Handler. Read More »

Wait Times for iPhone Battery Replacements Are Getting Longer

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The discounted replacement program proved a bit more popular than perhaps Apple anticipated. Hold up times fluctuate in view of area and by the gadget that needs the battery substitution. "We also want our customers to know that an iPhone is actually created to shut down automatically under certain conditions, such as extremely cold temperature". Read More »

Board Denies Indian Tribe's Push to End Challenge of Restasis Patents

Regis Mohawk Tribe to protect Restasis from competition using the tribe's sovereign immunity as a shield against patent challenges, a deal that was widely criticized, including by lawmakers. In handing over the patents and then immediately leasing them back, says PTAB, Allergan remained the "true owner" of the patents. An oral hearing is set for April 3 followed by a written decision by June 6. Read More »

Essential Phone camera update adds cool new 'Tiny Planet' feature

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Next, this update adds some new functionality to the 360-degree camera. Essential saw this void in the feature list and has updated the camera app for the Essential Phone with a Tiny Planet mode. Starting with the new mode, the feature - which is now in beta - lets you view all your 360-degree photos and videos as Tiny Planets with just a tap. Read More »

Khronos Group brings Vulkan support to MacOS and iOS

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Whereas early this decade Apple happily supported OpenGL ES up to 3.0, that's as far as the company ever went, skipping future OpenGL ES versions and OpenGL's successor, Vulkan . Developers are now able to use MoltenVK in place of OpenGL to take advantage of the Khronos Group's Vulkan API for their MacOS or iOS projects. Read More »

Microsoft Teams Guest Access Extended to Consumer E-Mails

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The first of these is guest access. Full guest access is finally starting to roll out to Microsoft Teams . External guests can only get invited to a team by specific Microsoft Teams end users known as "owners", but IT pros have ultimate control over who the Microsoft Teams owners can be in an organization. Read More »

LG showed off a phone called the G7 at Mobile World Congress

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He also says this G7 was accompanied by a Q7 and V35, as well as a new watch. The report shows off the device in a video which gives us an idea of what the G7 may have been had it officially debuted. Other features include DTS-X surround sound, as well as a "Boom Box" that will add more bass when the phone is placed on any surface. The Google Assistant and the V30S' AI camera tricks were also likely on board. Read More »

IBM Is Sending a Floating Robot Head Into Space

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Airbus is developing the Crew Interactive MObile CompanioN (nicknamed CIMON) in collaboration with Space Administration at the German Aerospace Center. Initially, Airbus considered the concept of the assistance system as part of a self-funded study. While CIMON could play an important role in future space travel or missions to Mars, Airbus hopes the assistant could serve a objective on Earth too, working in hospitals and providing social care as a sophisticated Alexa alternative. Read More »

Asus Unveils the ZenFone 5, an iPhone X Clone

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As far as a ZenFone 5Z release date, we've only got "later in the year" for the United Kingdom release date. The ZenFone 5Z display comes with support for DCI-P3 colour gamut and Asus' Blue-light eye care filter which was previously seen on other handsets by the company. Read More »

Moto E5 Plus 2018 budget smartphone leaked with 18:9 display

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Lenovo is expected to announce an update to its E line of Moto phones at some point this spring, and today, VentureBeat reporter Evan Blass leaked an image of the rumored Moto E5 Plus . The E5 might not have the new aspect ratio, at least going off this leak. Last but not least, the headphone jack can be seen at the top of the device. Read More »

Huawei P20 will have a notch with two, not three, rear cameras

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The device admittedly does look handsome, with little to no bezels. Major US mobile carriers like AT&T and Verizon reportedly pulled out of deals to sell Huawei's phones due to security concerns. GSMArena also posted a video on YouTube, said to be Huawei's promo that revealed the P20 name. Is this the premium look you were expecting from Huawei's next-gen flagship or did you like that early prototype more? The Huawei P20 family is set to see the light of day on March 27 . Read More »

YouTube Live gains Automatic Captions, Chat Replay and More

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YouTube has added new features to its Live streaming platform, including new ways for creators to interact with their viewers. Basically, YouTube has applied its live automatic speed recognition (LASR) technology, which is in the process of approaching industry standards with respect to error rates and latency. Read More »

Gen Apple TVs Soon to Be Denied Access to iTunes

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However, affected users won't be able to make new iTunes purchases or re-download previous purchases. That means starting May 25 they will no longer be able to access the iTunes Store, the glue that connects Apple TVs to the company's servers, and once the only viable alternative to ripping CDs and playing them on Windows Media Player. Read More »

Apple App Store Scam Stealing Credit Cards

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Apple is warning against a new wave of phishing attacks targeting iOS and macOS customers. Essentially, these emails pose as if they are official messages from the App Store . In response to this new wave of phishing attempts, Apple has published a new support document outlining the best practices for identifying legitimate emails from the App Store and iTunes Store. Read More »

VW is becoming an SUV brand - CEO

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Production of the yet-unnamed model will begin in 2020."Volkswagen is evolving into an SUV brand", company CEO Herbert Diess said in a statement . By the time this convertible T-Roc goes on sale it will be one of 20 SUVs or crossovers in the Volkswagen lineup, representing around 40 per cent of the brand's sales. Read More »

This phone's camera pops up to take your selfie -- for reals

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Vivo's pioneering approach in fingerprint scanning technology has resulted in the world's first Half-Screen Fingerprint Scanning Technology on APEX , building on the success of industry's first mass-produced In-Display Fingerprint Scanning Smartphone X20 Plus UD . Read More »

Lineage OS 15.1 brings more customisation options with Android 8.1

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It is a significant update with many new changes and is ready to rollout on the compatible devices. The team has now officially announced the LineageOS 15.1 update with an Android 8.1 base, following its announcement back in December , and made it available to a select number of devices. Read More »

Finish Line Inc (NASDAQ:FINL) Position Raised by ING Groep NV

Peak6 Lp has invested 0% in The Finish Line, Inc . Finish Line Cl A (NASDAQ:FINL)'s price sits -14.73% off from its SMA 50 of $11.88 and -13.82% away from the SMA 200 which is at $11.05. Rating Scale; where 1.0 rating mean Strong Buy, 2.0 rating signifies Buy, 3.0 recommendation reveals Hold, 4.0 rating score shows Sell and 5.0 displays Strong Sell signal. Read More »

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Facelift Launched In India

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The S-Class is a CKD model that will be built at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Chakan. The German carmaker has already launched the new Maybach S 650 along with its S 560 variant at the 2018 Auto Expo, priced at Rs 2.73 crore and Rs 1.94 crore (ex-showroom) respectively. Read More »

J & J Snack Foods (JJSF) Upgraded to "Buy" by Zacks Investment Research

Zacks Investment Research upgraded J & J Snack Foods from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $156.00 target price for the company in a research note on Saturday, February 3rd. It is positive, as 18 investors sold DDR shares while 74 reduced holdings. 16 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. Highbridge Capital Management Llc increased Ddr Corp (DDR) stake by 153.08% reported in 2017Q3 SEC filing. Read More »

The Nokia 8 Sirocco edition is 95-percent vacuum-molded glass

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While the revamped version of Nokia 8110 remains a basic feature phone - HMD Global , which owns the rights to market the Nokia brand, has added a super fast 4G connection. Each phone will stay fresh over time with the latest AI powered innovations to the highest grade of security from Google . Nokia 7 Plus will be available from early April for a global average retail price of €399. Read More »

Comerica Bank Sells 486 Shares of Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (KALU)

The industrial products company reported $1.22 EPS for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.26 by ($0.04). The company has market cap of $777.54 million. Therefore 25% are positive. Vectren Corp had 10 analyst reports since September 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. They now have a $104.00 price target on the stock. Read More »

So No-One Can Figure Out What's Going On With This Model's Legs

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Twitter user Rose posted a seemingly innocent photo of herself wearing Vans and a pair of sport pants, along with the caption: "Yea I just combined vertical and horizontal stripes". "This is more confusing than the white and gold/ black and blue dress that went viral in 2015", one Twitter user said. The comments just continued from there, with some people saying they were "scared" for her at first because they thought her legs were so slight. Read More »

Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ:ADBE) Shares Bought by Cedar Capital LLC

The Parallax Volatility Advisers Lp holds 45,000 shares with $6.71 million value, down from 68,000 last quarter. The stock increased 3.52% or $7.13 during the last trading session, reaching $209.74. Its up 0.01, from 1.1 in 2017Q2. It improved, as 42 investors sold ADBE shares while 327 reduced holdings. 97 funds opened positions while 312 raised stakes. Read More »

'High-End' Apple-Branded Over-Ear Headphones Coming in 2018: KGI

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We believe that after AirPods and HomePod, Apple's next addition will be high-end over-ear headphones, making its acoustic accessory lineup more complete. Existing suppliers Primax and SZS will be Apple's partners on this new product. How much could Apple get away with charging for these new over-ear headphones? Due to the differences in form factor, the Beats Studio 3 boast better sound, longer battery life, and noise-cancelling features that the AirPods earbuds simply can not provide. Read More »

Nokia 8 Sirocco Flagship Android One Smartphone Announced

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You'll need to be a real Nokia enthusiast to buy this phone, however, so you probably won't care too much about that. Like the iPhone X as well, the rear glass is because of Qi wireless charging compatibility. Nokia 1 will be available from April at a retail price of $85. Up front is a 16MP camera, 1.0um pixels, f2.0 lens, and ZEISS optics. Nokia dubbed these bothies which was, er, a little annoying but kinda accurate. Read More »

Investors Buy Shares of Martin Marietta Materials (MLM) on Weakness

Colonial Trust Advisors now owns 23,370 shares of the construction company's stock worth $5,166,000 after purchasing an additional 11,685 shares in the last quarter. The company was reinitiated on Tuesday, January 3 by Piper Jaffray. SunTrust Banks reiterated a "buy" rating and set a $245.00 price objective on shares of Martin Marietta Materials in a research note on Tuesday, February 13th. Read More »

Analysts at Citigroup Give Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (NYSE:FCAU) an Upgrade

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It also produces metallurgical products and production systems for the automobile industry, and owns publishing and insurance companies. Several analysts have commented on FCAU shares. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles had a net margin of 3.17% and a return on equity of 19.06%. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles's quarterly revenue was down 2.8% compared to the same quarter a year ago. Read More »

Metal Gear Survive Easter Egg References Kojima Productions

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While your first character doesn't have to be paid for, starting the game over again while keeping all of your progress will require a thousand Survival Points. It would seem that one or more developers chose to hide their pronouncement of allegiance to Kojima and his former development studio, Kojima Productions in the game. Read More »

LLC Boosts Stake in Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Goodnow Investment Group Llc who had been investing in Wayfair Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $6.61B market cap company. The stock now has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of $73.25. The rating was maintained by Stifel Nicolaus with "Hold" on Tuesday, August 1. Read More »

Last-minute information about the Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+ detailed

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Now, the source also mentioned that the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus will become available for pre-order on February 26, and that info also pertains to the aforementioned Spanish bank, but chances are that it will be made available on that date for a number of countries around the world, actually, as the phone is rumored to go on sale on March 16. Read More »

Nokia's 4G Banana Phone Is A Blast from the Past

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Nokia has refreshed nearly its entire Android smartphone line-up at MWC 2018 with the Android Go powered Android 1, the second generation Nokia 6 - which was launched earlier in China, the mid-range Nokia 7 Plus and the Nokia 8 Sirocco - a refreshed version of last year's flagship with waterproofing, an edge-to-edge display and curved edges. Read More »