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X Marks the Spot for McLaren Special Operations


The McLaren 570S GT4 has already proven itself in the heat of competition, and now McLaren Special Operations has produced a road auto that captures its race-ready feel. A pair of racing buckets with a six-point harness take center stage in the sparse interior, which is almost devoid of storage options but does feature a fire extinguisher. Read More »

A rework for Destiny 2's raid rewards launches next week


A new emblem can be earned by completing the Iron Banner Milestone, and it will showcase a player's lifetime Iron Banner rank ups. Starting next week, players will be able to rework their armor's stats. And if you complete a Prestige encounter , items will drop for a Normal and Prestige completion. Seeker of Opulence: Exotics dropped from raid encounters have a 50% chance of pulling from a pool of items the player doesn't have. Read More »

Apple HomePod pre-orders open, shipping on 9 February for £319


The Siri now supports American, Australian, and British varieties of English at the moment so even if your second language is English, you will be able to use it without facing issues. Apple says this function, which is part of its upcoming AirPlay 2 platform, will be added to the HomePod via a software update later in 2018, but hasn't specified when this will be. Read More »

Creative Planning Cuts Position in Tesla Inc (TSLA)

Silicon Valley billionaire Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA ) Elon Musk will get no salary or cash bonuses from Tesla Inc and all his compensation as chief executive of the electric auto maker will be tied to stock and operational milestones, the company said on Tuesday. Read More »

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (F) PT Set at €16.00 by Morgan Stanley


Insider data is useful because it can reveal what a company's executives and largest shareholders feel about a stock. Bank of America downgraded Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. The median estimate represents a -21.43% decrease from the last price of 23.93. Paramount Television develops, finances and produces programming for television and other platforms. Read More »

Laredo Petroleum (LPI) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Buy"

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Laredo Petroleum from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $13.00 price objective for the company in a report on Wednesday. Rothschild Asset Management accumulated 2.51 million shares. Laredo Petroleum Inc (NYSE: LPI ) traded down $1.63 during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $9.89. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski misses practice, Tom Brady limited


Brady said he was "hurting all the time " at 25 and knew he wouldn't be playing into his 40s if he didn't do something. She's going as a wife to support me. "The guy's a physical specimen", Ertz said. He obviously has a very good quarterback throwing him the ball. Each of the Eagles have earned a playoff share of $135,000. Read More »

Olympics 2018: North, South Korea hockey players team up


The women's team includes 23 players who are set to be under the media spotlight as their first Pyeongchang 2018 game will be against the historic joint team featuring players from both South and North Korea . Although it is believed that North Korea is closer to being able to launch intercontinental ballistic missiles that could reach North America, few think it has the capacity or intention to attack Latin America . Read More »

Coral reefs inundated with billions of pieces of plastic


In our study, published today in Science , we examined more than 124,000 reef-building corals and found that 89% of corals with trapped plastic had visual signs of disease - a marked increase from the 4% chance of a coral having disease without plastic. Read More »

Chrome Enables Users to Mute Websites


Another change is that Chrome is now also better protected against Meltdown and Spectre attacks. A lot of sites auto-play videos that follow the user up and down the webpage until the video is paused or closed out. However, HDR support requires that you run the most recent version of Windows 10 (the Fall Creators Update ), have a supported GPU and an HDR-capable monitor. Read More »

Unranked Kentucky outlasts Mississippi State


Coach John Calipari's teams in Lexington have finished outside the top 25 in both categories only once before: the 2012-13 season that ended with 12 losses and a first-round NIT loss to Robert Morris. United Kingdom leads the all-time series with the Bulldogs 94-20. Points in the paint were controlled by Kentucky, with 36 points, compared to Mississippi State's 34. Read More »

Xbox - February 2018 Games with Gold


Microsoft is also offering Xbox Game Pass, which is a subscription service that lets its user download more than 100 games from first party published exclusives to third party games. The two Xbox 360 games for the month feature manic driving under totally different circumstances. The 2010 remake of Crazy Taxi , a Sega Dreamcast classic, will be free from February 16-28. Read More »

Twitter is reportedly working on a video-sharing feature that mimics Snapchat


The company is now making it easier for users to share and watch Snapchat videos outside the multimedia app. Twitter is hoping that a simpler design will entice people to share more video on the app, Bloomberg noted. Currently, to upload videos with tweets or broadcast live from the app , users have to tap on the compose tweet icon then select the camera or live button. Read More »

Dead Cells, the Metroidvania Early Access Game, is Coming to Nintendo Switch


Available to play through Steam's Early Access since May 10, 2017, Dead Cells puts players in the role of a reanimated corpse fighting their way through increasingly challenging dungeons with an array of powers and weapons. "Feedback on the balancing of the game is indeed a big part of it, but being in Early Access brings way more than that if you're ready to listen to the community", said Filby. Read More »

NASA astronaut in ISS conducts first spacewalk of year


The US is only now committed to funding the ISS through 2024, but most expected that we would continue our support through 2028. It could be construed by the global space community as the United States not being interested in the programme any more. Read More »

Mi 6X hands-on photos leaked ahead of its launch


One of the leaked images of the Xiaomi Mi 6X shows that the smartphone might arrive with slimmer bezels at the top, sides and bottom in comparison to those of the Mi 5X . Given that the Mi 5X is nearly eight months old, the increase in the number leaks related to the Mi 6X tips that the device might be launched in the coming months. Read More »

Possible New Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Variants Have Now Cleared 3C Certification


The Redmi 5 had initially arrived with the model numbers MDT1 and the MDE1 while the superlative Redmi 5 Plus boasted the model numbers MEE7 and the Xiaomi MET7, both respectively. The handset will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 636 mobile processor and it will come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of included storage. Redmi 5 smartphone comes with a 5.7-inches HD+ display with a resolution of 720×1440 while the Redmi 5 Plus offers a 5.99-inch display with 1080×2160 pixels. Read More »

First pic of 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe revealed ahead of Geneva reveal


It's not immediately clear how the new Santa Fe differs from GM's RSR, but "Monitor" suggests the system may employ some sort of more sophisticated cabin sensor to detect occupants. Apart from it, there will be an upgraded cross-traffic collision warning system with the automated braking system as another added driver aid for the "soccer moms". Read More »

Divers discover rare red handfish off Tasmania


They went on to identify eight individual creatures, estimating that 20 to 40 fish inhabit this newly discovered site. Frederick Henry Bay reef near the Hobart in southeast Tasmania was previously known as a single part of the world to be the home for world's rarest red Handfish population, where the divers' team estimated the species' population almost 20 to 40 individuals. Read More »

Total lunar eclipse on Jan 31


Researchers are predicting a bright orange eclipse-a forecast based on studies of recent volcanic activity. Because these "eclipse seasons" exceed a lunar month, each has two or three eclipses, at least one of which is solar, and one is lunar. Read More »

Nintendo's Miitomo is being put down


Users will no longer be able to see messages, or use items. We would like to thank you all for enjoying Miitomo! In case you're wondering what will happen if you fire up the app after May 9, Nintendo says that all users will see a message that will tell them the service has ended. Read More »

NOW TV launches TV Smart Stick


One of the headline features of the all-new Smart Stick is the ability to pause live TV on all NOW TV's premium channels including Sky Sports, FOX, Comedy Central and Sky Atlantic. NOW TV also announced that new broadband customers will be able to get its broadband as a standalone, contract-free service without having to bundle it with a NOW TV Pass. Read More »

Maruti Suzuki To Unveil Its E-Survivor At Auto Expo 2018


India's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki will showcase its first electric vehicle concept, the e-Survivor at the upcoming Delhi Auto Expo next month, the company said on Wednesday. It has revealed that its largest vehicle display will have a spectacle of over 18 vehicle models on display in Arena, Nexa and Motorsports zones. "Pegged as showstopper for the 2018 Auto Expo, #ConceptFutureS presents an all "new design language" for "compact cars" in India", said Maruti. Read More »

Facebook defends two-question survey to curb fake news


In a post on his personal page on Friday evening, Facebook's CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg said he wanted to make sure news consumed on the platform was from "high quality and trusted sources". "Social media enables people to spread information faster than ever before, and if we don't specifically tackle these problems, then we end up amplifying them". Read More »

Miitomo Is Shutting Down In May


Nintendo has confirmed that the Miitomo mobile app will shutdown on May 9, 2018, a little over two years after launch . " Miitomo will no longer be available as of Wednesday 9th May 2018", Nintendo confirms. If you're still playing, Nintendo is sending Miitomo out with a farewell festival. Miitomo will end its service at 12:00 AM (PDT) on 5/9/2018, and we want to thank you for your support since the Miitomo app's launch. Read More »

ValuEngine Downgrades Discovery Communications (NASDAQ:DISCK) to Hold

Over the last five days, shares have managed 4.77% gains and now is up 10.2% since hitting its 200-day moving average of $21.66. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 6.1% on a year-over-year basis. Therefore 67% are positive. According to Discovery Communications, Inc .'s latest 13F filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), institutional ownership is at 118.95%. Read More »

Analyst Commentary On Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Time Warner Inc. (TWX)

Thrivent Financial For Lutherans who had been investing in Alliance Data Systems Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $14.41B market cap company. The stock of 58.com Inc. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 24 by S&P Research. Robert W. Baird maintained Cummins Inc. Moreover, Pinnacle Ltd has 1.27% invested in MPLX LP (NYSE:MPLX). Read More »

Idea Cellular Q3 consolidated net loss at Rs 1284 crore


On a consolidated basis, Idea Cellular's revenues fell to Rs 6,510 crore from Rs 8,706 crore in the corresponding period of the last financial year. Idea's wireless broadband network (3G+4G) population under coverage now exceeds 634 million Indians (52.4% of Indian population) across 22 service areas spread over 154,000 towns and villages. Read More »

Tesla CEO will only be paid if firm meets goals


Musk's stock awards will total $45 billion if he hits all 12 milestones. It would expand his wealth by tens of billions of dollars, from Forbes' estimate of $21 billion now. The company, whose stated mission "is to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy", also sells its batteries to utilities seeking to integrate renewable forms of energy like solar and wind onto the grid. Read More »

(INTC) Shares Bought by HM Payson & Co

OLN's profit would be $68.25 million giving it 22.18 P/E if the $0.41 EPS is correct. The chip maker reported $1.01 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.80 by $0.21. ( NASDAQ:BIIB ), 23 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 9 Hold. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, February 10 by Cowen & Co. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James to "Outperform" on Monday, October 5. Read More »

DuckDuckGo Adds Tracker Blocking Tools to Its Mobile Apps and Browser Extensions


Blocks all hidden, third-party trackers it can find and provides users with a list of them. Most privacy policies are hard to understand, and aren't reviewed closely enough. "That's because hardly any website out there truly prioritizes your privacy", Weinberg noted. The major announcement extends DuckDuckGo's protection beyond the search box to wherever the Internet takes you, and comes on the heels of DuckDuckGo's biggest year in search yet. Read More »

Disco nights? Rocket Lab launches glinting sphere into orbit


Beck called the Humanity Star a personal project but said his hope is that people will look up at the star and look past it, to the rest of the universe. That includes coming together to solve major problems like climate change and resource shortages, Beck says. Cahoy, whose research focuses on advanced space technology, says that "lower cost access to space for small satellites is going to be transformational". Read More »

Fitbit to end support for Pebble smartwatches in June


In fact, the company's also tossing in a $50 discount on the Ionic for Pebble owners with a valid serial number. In a blog post, the firm wrote: "Pebble users are passionate about their smartwatches". You can see a list of the ways in which the Ionic OS is kind of like Pebble over on Fitbit's site. Owners of a Pebble smartwatch who purchased the device after December 2016 or did not register to receive FItbit's marketing communications, should register for updates here . Read More »