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Stock trading actively: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Wellington Shields Limited Liability Co has invested 0.16% of its portfolio in Activision Blizzard, Inc . It has outperformed by 66.36% the S&P500. American Research & Management decreased its stake in Welltower Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) by 1.9% during the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. About 648,266 shares traded. Read More »

How Reliance Jio Recharge Packs From

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Customers are, in turn, taking advantage of the cheapest mobile data and call rates in the world. For example, one can avail 1 GB 4G data per day with unlimited calling and SMS for 70 days by recharging ₹399 and the same offer can be extended up to 91 days by recharging for ₹499. Read More »

Arsenal and Man City eye a move for £25m Burnley star

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Tarkowski, recently linked with the likes of Arsenal and Manchester City , will miss matches against Tottenham, Manchester United and Huddersfield Town. Tarkowski will be available for Liverpool's visit to Turf Moor on 1 January. The 25-year-old has developed into an instrumental figures for the Clarets this term, after establishing himself as a regular in Sean Dyche's side over the last four weeks of last season and is among the players England manager Gareth Southgate is keeping an ... Read More »

Samsung reportedly hits 90% yield with iPhone X displays, Apple quadruples order

The report points to improved yield rates at Samsung's A3 panel production lines. The recently released iPhone X was Apple's first phone to feature an OLED display, rather than an LCD panel. Needless to say, Samsung ended up supplying the OLED panels for its biggest competitor. The OLED Wave Roof is shaped sensually to demonstrate the flexibility of LG Display's OLED panels. Read More »

Apple is Developing an EKG Heart Monitor for the Apple Watch

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Future Apple Watches may have sensors that can gather data from weak electric currents traveling up the arm and across the chest to a user's heart, thus eliminating the need to measure and gather such data via electrodes on the skin. On Thursday, Bloomberg reported that the Cupertino giant is now testing the use of Apple Watch as an EKG. By adding an EKG monitor to the Apple Watch, it may become easier to predict arrhythmias as an adjunct to what is now available. Read More »

Is Apple Old iPhone's Stealth Slow Down IOS Update a SCAM?

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By doing so, the company says they are preventing random shutdowns. In a subsequent statement about the issue, Apple said, "Our goal is to deliver the best experience for customers, which includes overall performance and prolonging the life of their devices". Read More »

Huawei Honor 9 Lite launched, find out the details

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Unlike the Honor 9 that has large bezels and a traditional 16:9 display, the Honor 9 Lite features very slim bezels and an 18:9 display with a fingerprint sensor that's been moved to the back. While the 4GB RAM and 64GB Memory Storage variant is priced at CNY 1,799. The Honor 9, which was launched in Europe in July this year , has some similarities with the other Honor smartphones. Read More »

Facebook job ads allow age discrimination, lawsuit claims

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In a blog post published Thursday, Rob Goldman , FB's vice president for Ads, said the practice was appropriate as long as the overall marketing by a company was "broad-based and inclusive". The company did not immediately respond to a request for comment. With its own ads, Facebook says it tailors the ads by audience, sometimes using women or older people. Read More »

Over 100 countries defy Trump, vote for Jerusalem UN resolution

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley did not mince words in front of the UN General Assembly in New York City Thursday morning and reminded the worldwide body that the United States doesn't pay dues to be insulted or disrespected. The White House press secretary, Sarah Sanders, said discussions with London about the visit were continuing. "Well, we´re watching those votes". Read More »

Winter solstice 2017: It's the shortest day of the year

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On the shortest day of the year, the sun is due to set VERY early, sinking below the horizon in Ireland at around 4:08pm depending on your exact location. The summer solstice happens in June. Here come the cold and the dark. In most locations across the US, the minimum daily temperature occurs around two or three weeks later, in early to mid-January. Read More »

Nokia 4G feature phone to launch soon

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A leak via Chinese social network Weibo had coughed up a brand new render of the forthcoming Nokia 9 flagship. The listing shows a Chicony CKACE16 module. Apart from this it will also feature "dual-lens camera or may be just the Dual-Sight aka Bothie feature". The announcement of the flagship Nokia 9 expected 19 January 2018, and it will be presented simultaneously with the smartphone Nokia 8 (2018). Read More »

Amazon May Be Developing A YouTube Competitor

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If my Legalese-to-English dictionary is up-to-date, that description identifies AmazonTube as an on-demand streaming video hub - which is exactly what YouTube is. Google is delaying the release of YouTube TV for Apple TV and Roku until early 2018, according to a report out of CNET . That includes AlexaOpenTube.com, AmazonOpenTube.com, and AmazonAlexaTube.com. Read More »

Winter Solstice: What and When Is It?

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The solstice , the precise time at which the axis and the sun align, marks the halfway point of this period. "It is how we connected sites like Munster Joinery's offices in Ballydesmond and we are delighted it has now led to our involvement with Newgrange and the winter solstice ", he said. Read More »

PUBG is finally leaving Early Access with its full release today

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Once the maintenance is complete, players should be able to download the official 1.0 update and get to earning that chicken dinner in an official capacity. This new PUBG Xbox One patch brings bug fixes, visible equipment icons in the HUD, and clearer player icons. Arguably the biggest addition is the game's second map, "Miramar", taking place in a Mexican desert. Read More »

Super Mario Odyssey sells over a million copies in Japan

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The Escapists 2 allows you to bust out of anywhere, with anyone. Those who fear porting problems across platforms will be relieved to hear that all of these new features will be included in the Switch edition, which will also support up to four players both in online co-op and versus modes, with an additional two-player drop-in/drop-out mode for split-screen play. Read More »

SpaceX unveils new Falcon Heavy rocket before January launch

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Musk recently said he'd put his Tesla Roadster atop the rocket as the payload and send it to Mars, but then SpaceX told some news outlets he was joking. SpaceX notes that only the Saturn V rocket, last launched in 1973, delivered more payload to orbit. That's three times more engines than the company's Falcon 9, used to hoist satellites and space station supplies. Read More »

Magic Leap One Augmented Reality Goggles Finally Revealed

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The Magic Leap One system consists of a pair of goggles, a wireless remote, and a pack that can be clipped onto your clothing. After years of secrecy, rumours and hushed whispers of game-changing technology, augmented reality startup Magic Leap has finally shared a first look at a developer-focused edition of its AR headset and the technology used to power it. Read More »

Apple is planning to unify iOS and Mac apps

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It's not clear whether these games successfully made it past App Store review, or if there are even more cloned apps from the same prolific developer. Anyone looking at the app listing, however, wouldn't see anything untoward and would most likely trust Apple to have checked this is legit. At the same time it seemed like a very unusual surprise release, especially considering the exclusive deal StudioMDHR has with Microsoft for the game. Read More »

Android apps must have 64-bit support by August 2019

Google has observed that there will eventually be Android devices that will only support 64-bit code. But until now, it was not necessary for developers to create a 64-bit app version of their 32-bit apps. Each year the same thing happens and new apps or updates to existing apps won't be accepted unless they target a recent version. It's also detailed new target API level requirements, which will come into effect late next year. Read More »

Facebook has new tools to prevent unwanted friend requests and messages

The tools have been created based on feedback both from users and organizations for groups that experience higher levels of harassment online, like women and journalists. Facebook says it has worked with experts in a variety of fields to offer safety resources for people on Facebook . So Facebook is now focusing on prohibiting this kind of activities of harassment. Read More »

YouTube Secures Licensing Agreement With Universal Music Group

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YouTube said on Tuesday that it had sealed a licensing agreement with the world's largest music label conglomerate Universal as the video behemoth explores creating a new streaming service. The Tokyo-based parent company declined to comment. Universal and Sony operate both recorded music and publishing divisions, and their label groups represent both in negotiations with YouTube. Read More »

Chrome ad blocker goes live in February

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The plan's still on track, according to VentureBeat - Google's committed to turning on Chrome's native ad blocker on February 15, 2018 . Earlier in the year, this organization released the " Better Ads Standards ", a series of guidelines for what are considered to be acceptable ads. Read More »

Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets Character Focused Trailer

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The game also encourages players to train and master more than one fighter and style, delivering richer gameplay and motivation to take down the competition. The Dragon Ball FighterZ open beta starting on January 14 means that it will be starting around two weeks before the game's actual launch date on January 26. Read More »

UPS orders 125 Tesla semi trucks

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The delivery company joins a growing list of trucking and logistics firms willing to put down $20,000 reservations for the new truck. Tesla has begun accepting preorders for its electric truck - and revealed it will cost buyers at least $150,000, with production set to begin in 2019. Read More »

Jeep Cherokee's New Face Revealed Ahead Of Detroit Debut

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Jeep has previewed the new Cherokee ahead of the Detroit auto show , showing off a new face inspired by its Grand Cherokee big brother. Changes around the back are evident too - the number plate housing has been moved to the tailgate, as a fresh, chunkier looking rear bumper with a larger scuff plate now sits in its place. Read More »

Xiaomi announces closed Android Oreo beta program for the Mi MIX 2

Android 8 .0 Oreo comes with several features like new notifications, support for picture-in-picture mode, new emojis, improved WebView API, multiple display support, new keyboard features, security and feature enhancements among others. Once the update is released in China, we can expect the Global ROM to begin rolling out a few weeks later. Xiaomi has not announced any details about the rollout of the final Oreo-based update. Read More »

Honda to manufacture new Insight hybrid at Greensburg plant

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Edmunds expects automakers to sell 17.2 million new vehicles this year and says that will fall to 16.8 million next year. "At the 2017 North American International Auto Show, we announced our Honda Electrification Initiative with the intention to make two-thirds of Honda's global vehicle sales electrified vehicles by 2030", Henio Arcangeli, Honda's vice president of automobile sales, said in a release. Read More »

Google's Chrome app on Windows Store is just a download link

Microsoft's restrictions still bar the company from releasing the browser in its entirety on the Store and, so, as part of a rather amusing workaround, Google this week published the "Google Chrome Installer " on the Microsoft Store. That, or Google was feeling particularly lazy and didn't want to go through the effort of running Chrome through the Centennial bridge. One of the sad truths Microsoft faces with its browsers these days is that more often than not, they are used only once in ... Read More »

InFocus Vision 3 with 18:9 display, dual cameras launched in India

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The InFocus Vision 3 brings out the best of technology offering a full vision display screen, clubbed with a multitude of camera features along with powerful battery . The display supports an aspect ratio of 18:9. At the Vision 3's launch event, InFocus announced that there are now 400 InFocus service centres in India and that they are planning to launch their own facial recognition technology in the future. Read More »

Rumour confirmed: Catherine coming to PS4 and Vita

Not much else is now known about the title, but that will soon change as Famitsu will feature the game as a cover story on December 21 and Atlus will hold a livestream with more details on December 22. Rin's involvement in the story will introduce new branches for the other two " Catherines ". She has a straightforward and calm personality. Overall, new episodes, new cutscenes, new endings, and a few additional mechanics in the puzzle stages are being added to the game. Read More »

Pixel 2 users complain about useless headphone jack dongles

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Google has announced a suite of new apps for Google Pixel, giving Aussies even more things to do with the phone's powerful camera. Some users have claimed the issue to be fixed after the latest software update, while some stated that it works only in Safe Mode. Read More »