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Apple stock down on early reports of weak iPhone X demand


Recent reports claim that iPhone X production has slowed down due to declining demand, but according to an analyst, Apple is not facing any such problem. An Apple representative declined to comment on production arrangements. He lowered his rating to "neutral" from "buy". Apple fanatics were given many gifts this year with the launch of the iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 Plus and the commemorative iPhone X. Read More »

Santa and reindeer bring more cold air for Christmas


Today will be mostly sunny and cold with highs in the mid-20s. With that in mind, there is a wind chill advisory in place through tonight into Noon tomorrow. The cold air holds on through the exclusive Early Warning Weather 10-day forecast , but the chance of snow increases again by late next week. It could be enough for a coating to a couple of inches if it tracks and develops close enough to Central PA. Read More »

South Korea to impose new curbs on cryptocurrency trading


Officials worry, Mr. Lee said, that more regulation would give virtual currencies greater legitimacy in the eyes of the public, and increase trading activity. Mati Greenspan, an analyst with trading platform eToro, said in an email this month: "Recent estimates state that 21% of all global BTC volume are done in Korean Won". Read More »

Free PlayStation Plus games for January 2018


Were there any video games on your Christmas list? January's PlayStation Plus games will be available from Tuesday January 2, 2018. The game mixes stealth and action elements together and can be played either as a pacifist or a genocidal maniac. Read More »

Recommended posts are coming to your Instagram feed


As the Help documentation explains , you can only choose to temporarily hide the " Recommended for You " section. Instagram is careful to differentiate them so they don't appear the same as those from people you follow. The new " Recommended for You " feature is currently rolling out now to both the iOS and Android version of the Instagram app. But earlier these recommendations appeared in the "Explore" section and weren't pushed on to the home feed, which is the case now, reports ... Read More »

Elon Musk reveals red Tesla Roadster bound for Mars


Twitter user Emiliano C. Diaz de Leon said he glimpsed a sneak peak of the Falcon Heavy during a bus tour of the Kennedy Space Center. The last launch of a Falcon 9 rocket in 2017 was spectacular, with many skywatchers in California confusing the Friday night flight for an alien spacecraft . Read More »

EPS Estimates Revision Screen: Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (CTB)


About 2.76M shares traded. Cooper Tire & Rubber Company (NYSE:CTB) has risen 15.20% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 59.56% the S&P500. They expect $1.67 EPS, up 2.45% or $0.04 from last year's $1.63 per share. Therefore 67% are positive. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co has a 1-year low of $28.81 and a 1-year high of $37.20. Read More »

Android Oreo beta brings fast charging to Xiaomi Mi A1


This could be another reason why people might be drawn towards the LG V30 + in India since devices like the Galaxy S8 and S8+ are still running Android 7.1 Nougat with no signs of an Android 8.0 Oreo update. If you own a Nokia 5, you can head on to the Settings menu and search for the system updates to receive the same. Xiaomi Mi A1 has 64GB of onboard storage, and there is also an option to increase it to 128GB through dedicated micro SD card slot. Read More »

Huawei to unveil three P-series smartphone in early 2018, roadmap leaks


We'll hear more about the Mate 10 Pro's United States launch at CES, which is right around the corner, as the company has been teasing on Twitter quite a bit recently. Recently, numerous sources have claimed that Huawei trademarked the P20 name, and this latest disclosure bolsters up those claims. The company is likely to launch the P20 at the annual Mobile World Congress (MWC), which kicks off in February next year. Read More »

Best stocks that you should not miss: Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Rathbone Brothers Plc who had been investing in Activision Blizzard Inc Usd0.000001 Common Stock for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $48.17 billion market cap company. Cibc Ww accumulated 169,778 shares or 0.11% of the stock. Activision Blizzard earned a news sentiment score of 0.23 on Accern's scale. (NASDAQ: ATVI ) or 160,000 shares. Read More »

Katrina Kaif joins Salman Khan for his birthday bash


He said, "When I was a kid, I used to take part in 100 metres run, soccer match, hockey matches etc back then, training and participating in games was exciting for me". When the media further prodded him on what would he gifting Salman, Shah Rukh replied with a smirk, "Sab kuch tereko hi bata doon (I should tell everything to you)". Read More »

No, Cardi B didn't have sex with Offset live on Instagram


She also had this to say to her detractors and shammers, "Same lips that be talking bout me is the same lips that be ass kissing". This is exactly what she did after the sex tape scandal in which someone leaked a nude video that showed her dancing. Read More »

WattUp Wireless Charging Works From Four Metres Away

With many more smart devices expected to launch with wireless charging support from next year, it may become the new standard for charging smartphones and smartwatches soon. Energous , the California-based startup that developed the WattUp Mid Field transmitter, said the FCC certification "marks a significant milestone for the consumer electronics industry and paves the way for future wireless charging ubiquity" for a wide array of devices, including smartphones, tablets and more. Read More »

Oppo A75, A75s With 6-Inch 18:9 Shows Launched: Worth, Specs


OPPO A83 will be available in China starting from December 29th for 399 yuan ($212 / Rs. 13,630). There is no report with respect to dispatch and accessibility in different markets. Controlling the internals is a 3090mAh battery. However, do note that the device might not support global LTE bands. Both these devices were spotted on Oppo's Taiwan website by Androidcrunch , and buyers will be able to choose from gold and black color options. Read More »

WhatsApp to end support for BlackBerry OS by December 31


WhatsApp previously extended support for Blackberry 10 till December 31 2017, but will not extend any further after that. "You can still use WhatsApp, but you will no longer able to create new account, or re-verify previous accounts", the company explained. Read More »

United Nations slaps tougher sanctions on North Korea over missile test

North Korea vowed to punish those who supported the resolution, which was passed unanimously by the UN Security Council on Friday. "Today's resolution achieves an 89 percent total reduction of the Kim regime's ability to import gasoline, diesel, and other refined products", said Nikki Haley, US Ambassador to the UN. Read More »

Reliance Jio brings new Rs. 3300 cashback offer on Rs. 399 recharge


Under this offer, the company is offering a cashback of up to Rs 2,599 on recharge of Rs 399 or above. Here is decode all the offering which are presented in the new offer. Customers will get 8 vouchers of Rs 50, which can be availed against Rs 309 and above plans or Rs 91 and above data add-ons. On Paytm , new Jio users will get Rs. Read More »

BBC Radio, podcasts launched on Amazon Echo


A day after Christmas , Amazon is boldly proclaiming it celebrated its "biggest" Christmas yet behind a holiday sales surge of its Amazon Echo products. Meantime, Amazon said its devices also logged their best holiday, with the Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick leading the way. The most requested song from Alexa during the holidays was "Jingle Bells". Read More »

Reliance Communications reaches agreement on $7bn debt


The company's shares rose as much as 38 percent on the news. The revival plan, which also has the backing of the Chinese lender which had dragged it to the National Company Law Tribunal for defaulting on United States dollars 1.8 billion loan, involves sale of RCom's residual spectrum, towers and realty assets, including the 125-acre DAKC, which is the operational headquarters of the group, and also a possible minority stake sale to a strategic investor, Ambani told reporters here. Read More »

Equity indices at new highs, Sensex closes above 34000

The market breadth was positive as 1,688 shares advanced, against a decline of 1,084 shares, while 178 shares are unchanged. During the early morning trade today, Benchmark Sensex was marginally up by over 39 Points or 0.12% to 33,979.59 while the wider Nifty was up by over 14 points or 0.14% to 10,507. Read More »

OnePlus 5 to Get the OnePlus 5T's Face Unlock Feature


This is definitely good news to owners whose handsets just received the Android Oreo treatment in time for Christmas. Well, faster than Face ID on Apple's iPhone X . The feature is nowhere to be found in the changelog. "Even though in real life you can argue that the risks of someone having physical access to your phone as well as a detailed enough selfie are low, we are always working to optimize Face Unlock", reads OnePlus' post . Read More »

Suit: Apple slowed iPhones, forcing owners to buy new ones


Apple may have swung an ax at its own legs after it admitted, earlier this week, that it is deliberately slowing down old iPhones , purportedly to prevent unexpected shutdowns on devices with aging batteries. All three lawsuits argue largely the same point, alleging that Apple concealed information about the owners' iPhones as their performance declined, and when approached to investigate, Apple encouraged owners to upgrade to a newer model. Read More »

Amtrak engineer noted high speed just before crash


The records list crashes though May 2015 - when an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia, killing eight people - and do not include Monday's wreck outside of Seattle, which experts say likely could have been prevented by the technology. Still, railroads are opening new lines without positive train control. LaBoe further stated "officials were wanting to have renewed conversations with communities along the new route". Read More »

Jio New Year Dhamaka offer


The plan has a validity of 28 days, which means, effectively the plan offers 28GB data through its validity. Now Reliance Jio has introduced its Happy New Year 2018 offer with Rs 199 and Rs 299 prepaid recharges. In an effort to compete with Reliance Jio's "Happy New year 2018" offer, Vodafone has launched a new plan for prepaid customers, priced at Rs 198. Read More »

NORAD Santa Tracker: Where's the big guy at?


They use radars to see when Santa and his reindeer leave the North Pole, high-tech Santa Cams which are positioned around the world, and satellites which can detect Rudolph's red nose. The Eastern Air Defense Sector is a North American Aerospace Defense Command ( NORAD ) headquarters unit located at the Griffiss Business and Technology Park in Rome, New York. Read More »

The 2017 Steam Winter Sale Has Begun


Digital game sales are always a great way to add a few gems to your library, and the Steam Winter Sale is no exception obviously. Meanwhile, Steam also included more recently released games in its Winter Sale lineup, such as Bethesda's "The Evil Within 2 " and "Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus " for half their original price, $29.99. Read More »

Instagram users can now send live video to friends in Direct


However, it's worth noting that your friends will only be able see to your live video that you shared through direct messages if you are now live. This will keep the friend circle of the users updated about their activities. Once sent, the recipient will see your live video in their Direct inbox. Read More »

Shami returns to India´s ODI squad for South Africa


The spin attack includes Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal. Keshar Jadhav who was ruled out from the ODI series against Sri Lanka has been recalled too. The first match will be played in Durban. Squad: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit Sharma (vice-captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane , Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Axar Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik ... Read More »

Apple, facing lawsuits, provides explanation for slowing down old iPhones

Consumers have not welcomed this step at all, which can be seen by the fact that Apple is facing numerous lawsuits for allegedly violating consumer protection laws. The feature was confirmed after an iPhone 6s user posted images of a performance test to web forum Reddit , which showed an increase in their phone's benchmark performance score after the battery had been replaced. Read More »

Apple finally admits it slows down older iPhones


In a statement, Apple said that, as they age, lithium-ion batteries used in its phones become less able to provide the top levels of electrical current needed. There have been widespread reports that replacing your iPhone's battery can significantly improve performance. "While this state is created to mask a deficiency in battery power, users may believe that the slowdown is due to CPU performance, instead of battery performance", he said. Read More »