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Now make bus, train reservations on Google Trips


Today, that changes, thanks to an update that adds several new features to Google's trip planner and organizer. Are you planning to go on a long vacation this spring or summer, and if so, will you use the new features in Google Trips to help you organize your journey? No need to dig up every individual hotel, flight and travel reservation and forward them from your inbox. Read More »

McDonald's Offering Mario Happy Meals Again

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe was originally made for Wii U and was released before three years for Wii U. So, with the re-release, there is so much in return now. "The game was designed for single-player gameplay because of our focus on getting across the sense of speed and the size of the courses". Time Trials, Grand Prix, and the ultra hard 200cc mode are some of the most challenging in the game. Read More »

Samsung Benelux releases new smartphone app


In-Traffic Reply seeks to relieve this pressure by sending automated text-based replies to calls or text messages when the user is on the road. Samsung's In-Traffic Reply app shown working on the Galaxy S8. After researching all this, Samsung thought of creating this app to help the busy drivers. The Korean manufacturer's subsidiary Samsung Electronics Benelux B.V.'s new app is now in beta and slated to arrive on the Play Store in May (Samsung has yet to announce an exact launch date). Read More »

Trump Administration Proposes 'Massive' Tax Overhaul And Tax Cut Plan

The plan will also include many benefits, one of them being child-care benefits promoted by Ivanka Trump.President Trump reportedly sent his team to Capitol Hill on Tuesday to discuss his plan with the Republican leaders. The tax rate to be applied on repatriated earnings and thresholds for the new income tax brackets are yet to be thrashed out among United States legislators. Read More »

Facebook's new camera could make you question reality


The social media site made plenty of noise when it acquired Oculus and its VR capabilities in 2014 for $2 billion as Mark Zuckerberg promised that the technology was the future of socializing. Facebook is also investing more in games. It's easy to create an identity that represents the real you in Facebook Spaces . Facebook also announces that you will be able to interact with video calls through Facebook Messenger within this "fictional world". Read More »

VW's ride service partner Gett buys Juno for $250 million: Capital


The transaction grows Gett's driver roster and geographical footprint, and better positions it to compete with bigger companies such as Lyft and Uber Technologies Inc. Juno offered drivers shares, which will now be paid out as part of the acquisition. Gett raised $300 million from Volkswagen past year. "This latest bait-and-switch underscores the need for industry-wide protections to ensure a living wage for drivers in the face of deceptive tactics, empty promises and manipulation from ... Read More »

Chris Soules' 'Bachelor' Ex Whitney Responds To His Arrest


The Iowa State Patrol said Soules was driving a truck that rear-ended a tractor near Aurora around 8:00 p.m. Monday. The Iowa State Patrol crash report claims that Soules was driving a Chevy pickup truck when he allegedly rear-ended a John Deere tractor trailer. Read More »

Google branded headphones pass through the FCC


Some of them end up shutting down in a year or more. More importantly, the technical specifications of the Bluetooth headphones are listed at FCC as well. Battery life is rated at 25 hours over Bluetooth, with it dropping down to 16 hours with ANC enabled. The underside of each cup features other controls for volume, play/pause, and an on/off switch. Read More »

Minimum wage rally held at the Capitol


Just two years ago, Schumer resisted the $15 minimum wage proposal, instead co-sponsoring Murray's legislation for a $12 wage - "a victor issue for us", according to Schumer . Nonetheless, the legislation has little chance of making progress in a Congress dominated by Republicans, but advocates hope that continued pressure may force GOP leaders to cave in and take a stand for workers' interests. Read More »

BMW M550d xDrive Has Four, Yes Four Turbos And 400 Horses


The M550d will be available as a saloon or Touring estate, featuring a new 3.0-litre six-cylinder diesel engine with four M Performance TwinPower turbos. The use of a fourth turbocharger "further optimises the engine's efficiency and performance characteristics", according to BMW. With relative difficulty. Read More »

Apple delays 'Carpool Karaoke' release to 'later this year'

Even though Apple's platform is 30 million subscribers short, compared to Spotify, according to the latest official data, past year it managed to attract album releases from the likes of Rihanna, Drake and other superstars. But, the sixteen 30-minute episodes that will be streamed on Apple Music will be slightly different from the original concept of the segment. As mentioned above already, the show will be available for viewing exclusively on Apple Music . Read More »

Star Wars: Battlefront II revealed with Imperial-focused story campaign

Never mind the new movie, the story campaign from the new Star Wars game looks absolutely wonderful. While we wait for more information on how Star Wars Battlefront 2 will handle co-op and how it will fit in the game's story, there's a couple of other details we've been given about the feature so far. Read More »

Disney unveils release dates for Star Wars Episode IX, Indiana Jones 5

Frozen 2 will be released on November 27, 2019. The much-anticipated sequel will drop six years after the original because, as Disney and several Frozen cast members have noted, there is a serious commitment to getting it right. Idina Menzel will reprise her role as Queen Elsa, Kristen Bell as Anna and Josh God will once again voice the loveable snowman, Olaf. Though waiting two more years for the sequel will not be ideal for the young Frozen devotees of the world, they will be ... Read More »

Earnings On Deck For Cypress Semiconductor Corporation


KeyCorp assumed coverage on Cypress Semiconductor in a report on Wednesday, March 29th. (ON) to Overweight with a price target of $16. Price Target plays a critical role when it comes to the analysis of a Stock. The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, April 20th. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, March 28th. The Relative Volume of the company is 0.87 and Average Volume (3 months) is 7.3 million. Read More »

'We Have a Lot of Work' to Do


The mother, who expressed her condolences to the Godwin family, said Wednesday she believes Stephens' breakup with Joy Lane triggered the killing. The three hugged, cried, and prayed. In an interview with CNN , several of Godwin's children said they held no animosity toward Stephens, either. She said the chase slowed suddenly from 50 miles per hour to about 20 miles per hour when the road narrowed from four lanes to two. Read More »

Former 'Bachelor' star Chris Soules arrested after deadly crash


Monday, north of the town of Aurora, according to the Iowa State Police. The grandfather was later taken to a local hospital where he was sadly pronounced dead. TMZ confirms that the arrest took place on Monday night, after the auto accident reportedly occurred in Iowa (where Chris is from) at 8:20 PM. Wolgram said that if granted pre-trial release, Soules would be required to wear an electronic ankle bracelet and surrender his passport. Read More »

Current Movers: Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Akorn, Inc. (AKRX)

Wedbush reissued an outperform rating and set a $16.00 target price on shares of Regions Financial Corp in a research note on Tuesday, March 7th. Rafferty Capital Markets reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $19.00 price objective on shares of Bank of America Corp in a research note on Wednesday, January 11th. Read More »

HipChat resets all passwords after hackers break in


HipChat, a popular communications platform for businesses, warned users Monday it experienced a database breach , which may have compromised the names, email addresses and passwords of its users. While the third party library hasn't been patched yet the company believes it has limited its damage. "In our security investigation, we found no evidence of unauthorised access to financial and/or credit card information", Krishan said. Read More »

Xbox Achievements List confirms The Joker will appear in Injustice 2


The second is " Why Aren't You Laughing ", and you have to defeat Batman as the Joker, with the final hit coming from Not So Funny Is It? Injustice 2 live stream will have Echo Kellum from the CW's Arrow making an appearance, Jim Lee the DC Publisher, Nerdist News Jessica Chobot, Machinima host Chloe Dykstra and NetherRealms Studios own Ed Boon. Read More »

Korea marks military anniversary with massive firing drill

Leader Kim Jong Un is believed to have attended the event, near the eastern port city of Wonsan, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported . Though the meeting is being organized by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, it will be conducted by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis , Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Read More »

UK man jailed for running global cyberattack business


It was agreed by both the defence and prosecution that Mudd was more interested in gaining status and acceptance from the gaming community than making money. Mudd was 16 when he developed a programme called Titanium Stresser, the court heard. These included $309.99 for 30,000 seconds over five years, and a refer-a-friend scheme. Read More »

Microsoft Patches NSA's Windows Exploits

The NSA did not immediately return emails seeking comment. All tools date back at least a few years, but exploit vulnerabilities in several Windows versions to shift across networks and compromise Windows systems. Quoting its CEO and founder Hazem Mulhim, EastNets added: "While we cannot ascertain the information that has been published , we can confirm that no EastNets customer data has been compromised in anyway". Read More »

Trump vows to fight anti-Semitism


On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the president's official statement on January 27 did not mention Jewish people specifically, instead referring to the victims of the Holocaust only as "innocent people". "The state of Israel is an eternal monument to the undying strength of the Jewish people", Trump said. Some media reports also questioned whether that language, however strong, was plagiarized as the wording matches closely with the Holocaust Museum's "Introduction to the ... Read More »

Amazon Wants You to Put Its New Camera in Your Bedroom


In initial news, Amazon has not shared many details about how its Style Check computer vision works. Ever since the announcement of the Echo, Amazon has been pushing its Alexa virtual assistant as a competitor to things like Microsoft's Cortana, Apple's Siri, or Google's assistant. Read More »

Apple plans to use micro-LED in 2017 Apple Watch 3

The report adds that 300,000 of the total 3-4 million recalled units will be made available in South Korea, and the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will sport a 3200mAh battery instead of the 3500mAh battery of the original. But, clever bods at Samsung have been working on developing a new phase in battery technology that could revolutionize batteries as we know them. Read More »

Star Wars Episode IX Gets Release Date, Indiana Jones 5 Is Delayed

Disney has announced the release dates for a string of hotly anticipated movies. IGN reports that the November 27 release date of the sequel is the same date for the original film which was initially released in 2013. They are reportedly working on a new and untitled " Indiana Jones " film and it is eyeing to make its premiere in July 2020. Other confirmed release dates include the fifth Indiana Jones movie which has been delayed by a year to July 10 2020. Read More »

Danger Zone is a Successor to Burnout's Crash Mode


Three Fields Entertainment, started by Criterion co-founders Fiona Sperry and Alex Ward, has the right minds behind on board get that same level of destructive bliss we all remember so fondly. Adding context to the chaos, players will have access to a "virtual crash test facility", featuring 20 bespoke intersection scenarios, each of which will have a series of medals to collect. Read More »

Episode IX release date set for May 2019

A new Indiana Jones movie was originally scheduled to be released in 2019 as well, but Disney has now pushed it back to July 10, 2020 . One complicating factor for Lucasfilm is the next installment in the Indiana Jones franchise, which reunites director Steven Spielberg with star Harrison Ford. Read More »

'Bachelor' Star Chris Soules Arrested for Leaving Scene of Deadly Car Crash


KWWL added that, according to court documents , alcoholic-beverage containers were found at the accident site, and that Soules had been convicted in 2006 of operating a vehicle while intoxicated. Chris Soules has got himself into some trouble. A Class-D crime carrying a punishment of up to five years in prison. The outlet reports that he has not been charged with driving under the influence. Read More »

Unusual Volume Spikes For: Applied Materials, Inc. (AMAT)

Applied Materials, Inc. ( AMAT)'s distance from 200 day simple moving average is 26.91 percent, its distance from 50 day simple moving average is 7.19 percent, while its distance from 20 day simple moving average is 4.44 percent. On average, equities research analysts anticipate that Applied Materials, Inc. will post $2.66 EPS for the current fiscal year. The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 15th. Read More »

Southwestern Energy Company (SWN) Expected to Announce Earnings of $0.17 Per Share


Jefferies Group also issued estimates for Southwestern Energy Company's Q4 2017 earnings at $0.17 EPS. SM Energy Company (SM ) now has a consensus Price Target of $40.9. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $-0.04/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of -33.3%. State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D increased its position in Southwestern Energy Company by 58.8% in the third quarter. Read More »

Microsoft confirms it's patched most of the NSA's Windows exploits

But just hours later, Microsoft announced that numerous vulnerabilities were addressed in a security update released a month ago. TheShadowBrokers, which startled the security experts a year ago by releasing some of the NSA's hacking tools, has resumed pouring secrets into the public domain, this time by publishing purported details of the NSA's operations against banks across the Arab world. Read More »

Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) (NYSE:CLDT) Reviewed By Analysts


High growth rates in EPS are more reliable in the case of "matured companies" which has experienced a complete economic cycle of expansion and contraction, through a bear market phase and a bull run. The business had revenue of $271.45 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $268.79 million. According to the RLJ's website, the deal will also free up about $22 million in savings related to duplicative overhead and operating costs. Read More »