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New Hitman content will be announced on October 24

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The announcement is slated to occur on October 24 at 2pm CEST, and there aren't any hints on what it could contain other than the blurred image of a person in front of a spiral, with the developer saying that it is "going to let the announcement itself do all the talking". Read More »

Denmark set to ban burqas

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Few Muslim women in Denmark wear full-face veils. According to Nekkaz, he already pays fines for Muslim women wearing face veils in public places in defiance of the ban in France , Belgium and the Netherlands. He went on to say that his party is " in favor " of the ban, if the Danish authorities could impose it " without harming ourselves and our values ". "But there are some dilemmas, not least with regards to how such a ban would be enforced", the Social Democrats' leader Mette ... Read More »

IPhone 8 Plus batteries swelling in at least 6 different reports

A lady called Mrs. Wu shared that her 64GB iPhone 8 Plus had suddenly popped open while it was charging. Someone in Japan then posted photos of a split-apart phone on Twitter . It's worth noting that - like every other component used in a modern smartphone - lithium-ion batteries have a failure rate. Several devices have however, allegedly been collected by Apple partners and returned for investigation by the tech giant. Read More »

How giant balloons could restore wireless service in Puerto Rico

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Ricardo Rossello in a Friday tweet . Mr Musk said he was diverting resources from a semi-truck project to fix Model 3 bottlenecks and "increase battery production for Puerto Rico & other affected areas". Cisco Systems has sent a tactical team and says it is working with local government, emergency responders and service providers to facilitate restoration and recovery efforts. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S5 Neo starts receiving Blueborne fix update

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Recently Samsung had also released the same update for Galaxy S8 as well as Galaxy S5. The latest update Galaxy S5 Neo has received is to solve the issue of Blueborne vulnerability. The version named G903FXXS1BQI2 is rolled out for Galaxy S5 Neo and is an OTA update. We've reached out to Samsung regarding the matter and will update this story with any info we receive. Read More »

Google Doodle celebrates Begum Akhtar's 103rd birth anniversary

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Begum Akhtar was born on 7th October, 1914 in Faizabad town of Uttar Pradesh. Apart from ghazals, she is also remembered as a singer of the Thumri and Dadra genres of Hindustani classical music. Begum Aktar's good looks and mermerizing voice also landed her a few roles in cinemas in the 1930s. The movie was released in 1942. She fell ill and her only medicine was music. Read More »

Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL Unlimited Google Photos Storage Valid Until 2020

The app will also make it possible to switch on the ability to automatically activate Do Not Disturb when you're behind the wheel. Before launching the smartphones , Google silently launched a new app called Pixel Ambient Services . The sensors in the phone and Bluetooth combine to tell the Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL that the vehicle you are in is moving. This is a similar feature to the way that Do Not Disturb While Driving works in the recently release iOS 11, which Apple launched back in ... Read More »

Apple Looks Into iPhone 8 & 8 Plus Battery Swelling

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However, so far not many incidents have been heard of. The Guardian reported on Thursday that at least five reports had come in so far from multiple countries around the world, including Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Canada and Greece. However, it's also true that everyone in the industry is more attuned to such problems in the wake of the exploding Galaxy Note 7 situation. Such incidents will surely downplay the popularity of Apple's latest flagship, which is already being reported to ... Read More »

International Olympic Committee suspends Rio 2016 chief amid bribery probe

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According to NBC Sports, the decision does not affect Brazilian athletes, who will be able to participate in global competitions, including the 2018 Winter Olympics. Businessman Arturo Soares, nicknamed "King Arthur", a top contractor for Cabral's administration, allegedly delivered the payment three days before the vote. Read More »

Here's why Google dropped headphone jack from new phones

Alphabet Inc.'s Google has unveiled the second generation of its Pixel smartphone along with new voice-enabled home speakers, redoubling its commitment to the hardware business as it competes with a surge of devices from Apple Inc. It is also a recognition of Google's history of fits and starts with devices. He writes that despite the advantages Google Assistant has had in the Android mobile phone ecosystem and other devices, Google has always been "outgunned" by Amazon in the ... Read More »

Analyst EPS Predictions Coverage: NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)

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Westpac Banking Corp increased its stake in NVIDIA by 115.1% in the first quarter. The shares were sold at an average price of $166.08, for a total transaction of $18,268,800.00. They now have a United States dollars 200 price target on the stock. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Read More »

Next Weeks Broker Price Targets For Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC)

Vetr cut shares of Western Digital Corporation from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating and set a $96.66 price objective on the stock.in a report on Tuesday, June 13th. Western Digital Corporation's dividend payout ratio is now 156.25%. The Price to Sales (P/S) ratio of the stock is 1.31, while P/B (Price to Book) stands at 2.15. Read More »

Choosing Between Thomson Reuters Corporation (TRI) and CSX Corporation (CSX)?

Alternately, if the indicator goes under -80, this may show the stock as being oversold. A move above 70 is widely considered to show the stock as overbought, and a move below 30 would indicate that the stock may be oversold. According to this ratio, CSX should be able to continue making payouts at these levels. If we look at the Volatility of the company, Week Volatility is 1.64%, whereas Month Volatility is at 1.74%. Read More »

Google could be launching a rival to the Amazon Echo Show

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The Amazon ECHO line up consists of two new smart speakers Echo and the Echo Plus as well as the Echo Spot that is basically an alarm clock speaker with a display. Specifically, that you can now view live video feeds from Alexa-enabled cameras. The Echo Spot, priced at $129.99 is now available for preorder and will begin shipping in December. Read More »

Facebook tests desktop chat apps

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Facebook says that the introduction of the app was a no-brainer because an app is always more convenient than a tab in the browser that's always open. Vanessa Chan, a spokesperson for Facebook, told TechCrunch: 'This was one of the most widely requested features by customers, so we built it. Facebook has finally released a beta version of Workplace Chat, a desktop messaging service for businesses. Read More »

Samsung Earned $110 on every iPhone X sold

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But the spotlight has been shone on battery issues following the disastrous problems faced by Samsung with it's 2016 Galaxy Note 7. Apple revealed the iPhone X with many specifications and features found in the Note 8. At least five separate reports of the new 5.5in iPhone 8 Plus smartphones have shown deformed phones, swelled batteries and screens being detached from the aluminum bodies of the devices. Read More »

Volcanic Eruptions Gave the Ancient Moon a Temporary Atmosphere

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Although this atmosphere was extremely thick by lunar standards, it pales in comparison to that of Earth. The atmosphere could have also fueled chemical reactions with the surface rocks, offering an explanation for the presence of magnetite in lunar rocks brought back to Earth, a mineral that requires concentrations of oxygen not normally found on the moon . Read More »

Harvest Moon rears its head

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This has it typically appearing with September's full moon, but it can also appear in October, which is this case this year. This particular moon is named for its importance to farmers who may have relied on the bright moon to bring in the last of the crops. Read More »

Patterson-UTI Energy Inc

The stock traded on unusually plummeted volume of 5.07 Million comparing to the average volume of 6775.44 shares, completing picture of exact trends with uncompleted dots in volume over the norm. (NASDAQ:PTEN) or 158,500 shares. Gemmer Asset Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.01% or 76 shares in its portfolio. Finally, Pacad Investment Ltd. purchased a new stake in shares of Patterson-UTI Energy during the 2nd quarter valued at about $246,000. Read More »

Nintendo Switch's shortage problems may soon be at an end

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Sources tell DigiTimes that "Switch shortages are mainly due to tight supplies of key components including DRAM", and there are no issues with defective components or the assembly line. Toronto-made co-operative multiplayer side-scroller Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is now available for the the Nintendo Switch . Yoshida says that the Switch's success galvanizes new properties for consoles, rather than just sequels for pre-established video games, and on multiple consoles than the Switch. Read More »

Is Momentum Building For Viking Thera (VKTX)?

After the latest session, which saw the stock close at a price of $1.89, VKTX sits below its 52-week high. Investors may be wondering where the money will be flowing in the second half of the year. Technical analysts have little regard for the value of a company. The older the historical return data is, the more likely it is to be less useful when predicting future returns. Read More »

Mets' Wright undergoes back surgery in bid to return

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The team said Thursday that Wright had a procedure in Los Angeles called a laminotomy, is which a bony layer over the spinal canal is removed to treat nerve compression. "Through this entire rehab process, I have been driven to get back on the field as quickly as I can". While Wright hopes to play again, the Mets have to plan as if he is is no longer an everyday player. Read More »

Apple IPhone 8 Has Battery Issue

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The issue shouldn't be directly compared to what transpired with the Galaxy Note7 past year as the iPhone 8's don't appear to be exploding, just cracking open due to a swollen battery. Apple is now investigating several reports of problems surrounding the charging of the iPhone 8 Plus. Based on the images in circulation (via ), the front screen was bent, and the device was non-functional. Read More »

Pesticide traces found in 75 percent of world honey

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Research shows that, under controlled conditions, the chemicals are toxic to honey bees and bumblebees - causing brain damage that can affect learning and memory, as well as impair their ability to forage for nectar and pollen. Industry sources, though, dismissed the research saying the study was too small to draw concrete conclusions. For the Science study, the European samples were collected largely before this ban took effect, Connolly said. Read More »

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Leaked In Live Images Before October 16th Launch

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Now a couple of live images of the same have also been leaked on the Chinese social networking website Weibo . Huawei is actually expected to introduce four variants of the Huawei Mate 10 , though we're not entirely sure that all four will be announced during the company's event on October 16, which has already been confirmed by Huawei . Read More »

Vanguard Group Inc. Buys New Position in Liberty Media Corporation (FWONK)

The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink . 52,784 shares of the stock traded hands. Public Employees Retirement System of OH acquired a new position in shares of Liberty Media Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth $387,000. Finally, Southeastern Asset Management Inc. Read More »

Apple investigating reports of iPhone 8 Plus battery swelling

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There have been around five separate reports of iPhone 8 Plus screens becoming detached due to battery swelling according to The Guardian . The latest report comes from a MacRumors reader, Anthony Wu based in Toronto, Canada who claimed to have bought his units on Sunday but had to return it after the display burst open. Read More »