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DA Davidson Weighs in on Hanesbrands Inc.'s Q2 2017 Earnings (HBI)

It has outperformed by 24.43% the S&P500. Lehman Finance Res holds 1.96% of its portfolio in Hanesbrands Inc. The Check Capital Management Inc holds 4.41M shares with $108.75M value, up from 2.21M last quarter. (HBI ) recently closed with rise of 1.72% to its 20-Day Simple Moving Average. (NYSE:HBI) for 29,326 shares. Sequoia Advisors Llc accumulated 182,686 shares. Read More »

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, 670, 640 and 460 specs leaks in a document


It is expected to several flagship phones in 2018. Qualcomm recently announced its latest flagship chipset, the Snapdragon 845 mobile platform. Aside from the already unveiled Snapdragon 845 top-tier chipset, Qualcomm plans to launch at least three other SoCs (system on chip) in 2018: Snapdragon 679, 640 and 460. Read More »

WW2 sex slave deal 'ignored victims — JAPAN

The administration also pushed the deal despite the pact falling short of fundamentally resolving related issues. Moon's comments came a day after Seoul's foreign ministry confirmed a secret deal in the 2015 agreement between the previous South Korean government under ousted President Park Geun-hye and the Japanese government led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . Read More »

2018's First Supermoon Is on New Year's Day


In contrast to solar eclipses , which can be seen from particular places on Earth, lunar eclipses are obvious from anyplace as long as it is evening. The moon will touch the umbra - the darker part of the shadow - that gives the moon its distinctive dark red color close to 6:48 a.m. So the moon won't be as bright, but it will "take on an eerie, fainter-than-normal glow", NASA says, and could take on a "reddish hue". Read More »

Elon Musk Promises 'Game changing' Feature on Tesla Pick-Up Truck


In the same Tweet he revealed he has "had the core design/engineering elements in my mind for nearly 5 years". In a further Tweet, Musk said that it would be a similar overall size to an F-150, but could have a mystery "game-changing feature" that the famous engineer wants to add. Read More »

Dramatic police video captures auto crash and rescue from burning vehicle


The footage of them rescuing two teens has since gone viral. "I knew the auto had the potential to become engulfed but at the time that's not what we were thinking", Officer Schlei said, according to the Journal Sentinel . "To help save someone, there's no better feeling", Officer Reid said, according to the Journal Sentinel. Their bravery did not go unnoticed. "Officers Schlei, Reid and other officers from District Four risked their own lives and pulled the driver, a 16-year-old ... Read More »

NASA warns 'UNSEEN' asteroid size of BUCKINGHAM PALCE heading for Earth TOMORROW

It is estimated to be between seven and 15 metres long. NASA considers and monitors anything which comes within six million miles of our planet as a near earth asteroid. Researchers originally believed that the object had a diameter of about 3 miles (4.8 kilometers), but the new snapshots show it has a diameter of roughly 3.6 miles (6 kilometers). Read More »

LG to unveil smart speaker lineup at CES


The devices set to be showcased at the CES include the LG ThinQ speaker , LG's first speaker to adopt Google Inc.'s voice recognition system, Google Assistant . Likewise, the units offer mood lighting capabilities for dynamic party lighting that flashes to the beat of the music being played. However, LG is clearly trying to avoid directly competing with the Amazon Echo , Google Home and other speakers where audio fidelity clearly isn't the top priority. Read More »

The World's Wealthiest Racked Up Another $1 Trillion in 2017


Apparently, it is no longer Microsoft's founder Bill Gates , who has been giving away huge swathes of his fortune through his charity, after pledgingUS$4.6 billion to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in August. They're followed by Indian billionaires, who became 43 percent richer. It was also a banner year for tech moguls, with the 57 technology billionaires on the index adding $262 billion, a 35 per cent increase that was the most of any sector on the ranking. Read More »

Instagram recommended content rolls out in user home feeds


When scrolling through your feed, Instagram will now suggest posts that are Recommended for You . Similarly, Facebook-owned Instagram has started suggesting posts for the users, which it claims is based on the posts that have been liked by the people you follow. Read More »

Apollo Commercial Real Est

Cap Fund Mngmt owns 625,686 shares or 0.07% of their United States portfolio. Mufg Americas Corporation reported 750 shares or 0% of all its holdings. It has a 8.38 P/E ratio. Its target investments include senior mortgage loans, subordinated debt, preferred equity, mezzanine loans and other CRE investment opportunities, including commercial mortgage-backed securities. Read More »

Solar Eclipse Bow Waves Invisibly Ripple Through Earth's Atmosphere


Titled "Ionospheric Bow Waves and Perturbations Induced by the 21 August 2017 Solar Eclipse", the paper's authors were five researchers from the MIT Haystack Observatory in MA, and one from the University of Tromsø, Norway. Thanks to the technological advances, scientists were able to identify complex interconnections between the sun, moon and Planet Earth's neutral atmosphere and ionosphere. Read More »

LG V30 Android 8.0 Oreo update starts rolling out today


You may also upgrade via the LG Bridge program which you can access from a computer. Another highlight of the Android 8.0 Oreo beta update for the Mi A1 is the fast charging support. More than 500 users tried the new OS and helped in development with their valuable feedback and opinions. Xiaomi and Google's first child, the Xiaomi Mi A1 now comes with one more reason to consider this smartphone over the competition and that is the fast charging capability. Read More »

PlayStation Plus free games for January 2018 confirmed


Members get access to online multiplayer on PS4 along with free games and exclusive discounts at the PlayStation Store. Sony has announced that the PlayStation Plus free games for January 2018 will include Deus Ex: Mankind Divided , Telltale's Batman , and more. Read More »

SpaceX rocket launch spooks Californians with eerie glowing trail


SpaceX Falcon 9 lifted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Iridium Communications Inc said on Wednesday its 10 satellites, launched last week by tech billionaire Elon Musk's SpaceX, are functioning as expected. The launch of a SpaceX rocket into orbit from California on Friday - the 18th and final launch of 2017 for SpaceX - left behind a trail of mystery and wonder as it soared into space. Read More »

(NASDAQ:INTC) Stake Lowered by Neville Rodie & Shaw Inc

About 4.31 million shares traded. LendingTree, Inc. (TREE) has risen 126.83% since December 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 27.65% the S&P500. Bernstein downgraded the shares of INTC in report on Wednesday, March 1 to "Underperform" rating. (NYSE:VZ) earned "Neutral" rating by DA Davidson on Thursday, February 4. Read More »

Xiaomi introduces Mi Service Order Status


In a bid to improve post-sales customer satisfaction, Xiaomi has launched a new service called the Mi Service Order Status. Xiaomi India with their new initiative introduced a new feature for its consumers where they can track the fix status of their respective mobile phones. Read More »

Dissecting the Insider Trading Patterns of NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)


The stock grabbed 154 new institutional investments totaling 2,676,430 shares while 51 institutional investors sold out their entire positions totaling 1,260,391 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt accumulated 48,796 shares. Since August 14, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 12 selling transactions for $81.59 million activity. Read More »

Shah Rukh Khan Turns Host For 63rd Jio Filmfare Awards 2018


Having one of the oldest friendships in Bollywood - albeit not short on drama, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan share a strong bond. Meanwhile, there are reports about Shah Rukh stepping to do the biopic on astronaut Rakesh Sharma after Aamir Khan left the project. Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Sii Investments Incorporated Wi has 0.01% invested in Activision Blizzard, Inc . The stock decreased 1.64% or $1.06 during the last trading session, reaching $63.45. Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 buys, and 3 insider sales for $239.12 million activity. ZACCONI RICCARDO sold $1.21M worth of stock. Shares for $11.81M were sold by CAMILLERI LOUIS C on Tuesday, October 24. Read More »

Kim Kardashian West Has Great News About Her Psoriasis


Opening the first box, Kim says: "Okay so for one of my Christmas presents from Kanye , he gives me this little box with a Disney Mickey toy, Apple headphones, Netflix, Amazon gift cards and Adidas socks and I'm like, 'that's so sweet'". Read More »

Elon Musk Says Tesla Pickup Truck Next on Vehicle Lineup

The CEO responded to an inquiry via Twitter earlier today by stating that he is "dying to build" a pickup truck with the Tesla badge on it. Analysts estimate the average pickup earns more than $10,000 in profit for Ford and General Motors Co. Read More »

Cardi B Hilariously Explains How She Got Her Name to Jimmy Fallon


Offset was shown behind her in the clip . There was a woman in the clip with him, but it didn't look like the famous rapper, leading to the infidelity accusations. This is very clear that she forgave Offset because, she accepts when he proposed her by going down on one knee at her concert. "I just want to go to sleep and wake up and make sure this ain't a dream. Read More »

BBC Radio, podcasts launched on Amazon Echo


Such sellers in recent quarters have accounted for half of the products purchased on Amazon.com. More than four million people started free Prime trials or bought memberships to the two-day shipping service in one week alone, the company said . Read More »

SpaceX unveils new Falcon Heavy rocket before January launch

That's three times more engines than the company's Falcon 9, used to hoist satellites and space station supplies. OpenAI and Neuralink are two companies focused on artificial intelligence, The Boring Company is laying the groundwork for potential Hyperloop subways, Tesla Motors is advancing self-driving auto technology with machine learning and computer vision and SpaceX is now pushing humanity towards the colonization of Mars. Read More »

Reliance Communications to sell spectrum, tower and realty assets


All this will happen, the company said, without any or "zero" write-offs to lenders and bondholders, as well as without any conversion of debt to equity. The plan to sell assets has elicited a strong response from India and overseas. The failed merger derailed another prospective deal as the company was set to sell a controlling stake in its telecom tower unit to Canada's Brookfield Asset Management. Read More »

Reliance Jio unveils "Surprise Cashback offer" to lure customers

If we speak about the cashback from Reliance Jio , the customers are offered a total cashback of ₹400 on a recharge of ₹399 or above in the form of 8 vouchers worth ₹50. The telecom operator is offering Rs 1,000 off on round trip and Rs 500 off on one-way domestic flight bookings done via Yatra .com. On recharge of Rs 399, Jio users can receive 1GB per day, unlimited voice calls and SMS for a period of 70 days. Read More »

Skull-shaped Halloween Asteroid to Visit Earth Again Next Year

The space rock is the color of coal and resembles a human skull in the right lighting. It's officially known as asteroid 2015 TB145 and last zoomed by on October 31, 2015, coming within 302,000 miles of our planet, which is about 1.3 times the distance from Earth to the moon. Read More »

32-bit NVIDIA drivers will soon be passe

The time of the 32-bit OS continues its slow descent into obsolescence. "Later driver release versions will not operate, nor install, on 32-bit operating systems". NVIDIA will continue to general security updates for NVS 310 and NVS 315 graphic boards until 2019, while the critical security bugs will be addressed until December 2021. Read More »

TRACK SANTA: He's on the move! View the NORAD Santa tracker


The Santa Tracker has traditionally been put on by the North American Aerospace Defense Command - also known as NORAD - since the mid-1950's. The website is available in eight languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, and Chinese. Read More »

IPhone Owners Sue Apple Over Slowdown Admission


Plaintiffs allege that Defendant Apple Inc.engaged in deceptive trade practices and false advertising in violation of New York General Business Law 349 and § 350 when it represented that the iOS 10 and iOS 11 Updates were compatible with and support iPhone 6s and iPhone 7s. Read More »

IPhone owners suing Apple over update that slowed down older models


Bogdanovich, like a lot of long-time iPhone owners believes this tactic is a ploy by Apple to convince people to buy new phones. In comments to CNBC , Apple did not directly acknowledge the lawsuits, but stuck up for their algorithm-enabled slowdowns, citing customer satisfaction for the company's decision. Read More »