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Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) is Henderson Group PLC's 3rd Largest Position

North Star Investment Management Corp.'s holdings in Facebook were worth $1,495,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on FB. Equities research analysts predict that Facebook, Inc . will post $5.23 earnings per share for the current fiscal year. Wieser warned investors that the market may only be focusing on the upside potential in Facebook "without appropriately considering risks to growth". Read More »

Minecraft "Better Together" Update Enters Beta Today

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A few of the other new features which are coming with this update can be seen below. They've cited reasons such as protecting their playerbase from online interactions that they can't control as some of the factors in not supporting the cross-play, but Mojang says that they're still discussing the possibility with PlayStation. Read More »

Asus Zenfone 4 Pro appears Online

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Today, a new Asus Zenfone 4 Prop original images spotted online featuring the phone in hands. The company has already unveiled its Asus Zenfone 4 Max smartphone in Russian Federation and a few other countries and now they are preparing the launch of these phones in the market. Read More »

Facebook Shuts Down Its AI After Invents Its Own Language

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Researches at Facebook developed code words to make communication more efficient but they made it offline when developers found it was no longer using English. During a conversation at MIT's Aeronautics and Astronautics Department's Centennial Symposium in 2014, Musk even went on to say that with artificial intelligence , "we are summoning the demon". Read More »

Monster Hunter Stories Releases on September 8th in United States

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The game originally game to Japan in October of last year and the release dates for Europe and Australia were revealed earlier this year. Each player becomes a "Monster Rider" whose job it is to collect eggs and hatch them. Nintendo has confirmed that Monster Hunter Stories for the Nintendo 3DS will be receiving a demo and has also treated us to a brand new trailer. Read More »

How Hackers Breached US Voting Machines?

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Others gained remote access over Wi-Fi and were able to upload malware into them. All but one are still actively used in elections, and the decommissionned model, Advanced Voting Solutions' (AVS) WinVote system, was only taken out of service in 2015, organisers said . Read More »

The industry will grow due to Microsoft Xbox One X, says Ubisoft

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Dave Elder from the development team explained that the game took very less amount of engineering on the Xbox One X, however when they tried to run the game at a native 4K, the frame rates started to dip "significantly". That means while Sony's console may use graphical tricks like checkerboarding to make the same seem like it's running at 4K, Microsoft promises its games will run at true 4K. Read More »

Surprisingly low Nokia 8 price leaks as new spy shots emerge

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Nokia 8 has witnessed multiple leaks in the past couple of weeks. Previously, the smartphone was leaked in the form of nine live images wherein the Nokia 8 smartphone was spotted in the same color variant. The Nokia 8 is said to be powered by a Snapdragon 835 processor backed by 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. We have heard various rumored specifications for the new Nokia 8. Read More »

Apple seemingly confirms iPhone 8 design, face unlock feature

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Touch ID has traditionally lived on the iPhone's home button - but Apple is reportedly ditching the home button in the iPhone 8 , which has led to uncertainty as to where Touch ID would go . The "iPhone 8" (or iPhone Edition, or iPhone X, or iPhone Pro, depending on who you ask) will be the tenth-anniversary edition of Apple's smartphones, and is eagerly anticipated. Read More »

This is what AMD's Radeon RX Vega video card looks like

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While the card as the same configuration of the standard RX Vega 64 its base clock measures in at 1 406MHz and when boosted it can hit 1 677MHz thanks to the liquid cooling. These discounts will be in effect immediately and simultaneously, that is, when adding a specified set of equipment to cart online store. As we've already said, AMD will officially release/reveal its new graphics cards based on the Vega architecture tomorrow (during SIGGRAPH). Read More »

Yankees trade prospects for Jaime Garcia

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The A's let a golden opportunity slip away in the second inning. "We were looking forward to seeing how he would respond", Molitor said. "He's pretty nasty, his changeup is pretty much a two-seam fastball". With all the focus on Sonny Gray , the Yankees opted for a smaller splash on Sunday morning. "He's definitely a late-inning option for us and a guy that we'll bring in with guys on base", Melvin said. Read More »

Alexis may miss the start of the season with an illness

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Arsene Wenger has reiterated that Alexis Sanchez is set to stay at Arsenal after confirming the former Barcelona forward will delay his return to training due to illness. "If you go out on the football pitch you want to play and to do well". I'm not convinced the length of the contract has any impact on the performance. Read More »

Apple removes VPN apps from App Store in China

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We just received notice that @ Apple removing all the @ VPN apps from the @China app store. ExpressVPN publicly reminded users that it is possible for people inside China to access the apps as long as they have a billing address in a country where the App Store has not yet been censored . Read More »

Allies to hold training against N. Korea GPS attacks

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One of the last challenges for North Korea to be able to deliver a nuclear warhead is "reentry technology". Some analysts think that missile had the range to hit Alaska. "Malaysia urges North Korea to cease all provocative actions and comply with the relevant UNSC resolutions in the interest of regional and global peace and security", the statement said. Read More »

LG V30 Releasing on September 15 in South Korea and on Sept

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The LG V30 is also expected to debut in Europe and several other regions by the end of September. According to Android Authority , the LG V30 will be released in the U.S. It will be available in two internal-storage variants of 64 GB and 128 GB respectively. As we have reported earlier, the European markets will also list out the smartphone as soon as the United States market gets the smartphone. Read More »

Leaked Photos Reveal Features of Rugged Smartphone

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While Samsung still hasn't announced the new smartphone, we can now take yet another look at it, thanks to images from a leaked "employee training manual" published today by Android Police . The company's Adaptive Fast Charge solution is the most likely candidate in this segment seeing how it was also supported by the original Galaxy S8 lineup that the South Korean original equipment manufacturer (OEM) launched this spring. Read More »

Can PlayStation Plus Members Afford The Price Hike?

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In the United Kingdom, the annual membership goes up by 25 percent from £39.99 to £49.99, quarterly from £14.99 to £19.99 and the monthly membership fees go up from £5.99 to £6.99. Until then, the subscription remains at the current price. If all that still sounds appealing to you, you may want to think about paying for an annual membership before August 31st to avoid paying the raised prices for another year. Read More »

There is a class action lawsuit brewing over Pokemon Go Fest

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Niantic chose to take the lead by proposing a paying event in Chicago that would allow each player to go back with Lugia, the first legendary of the game. The suit alleges that some people flew in from other countries and all across the US. And it's not really that odd considering how Niantic made "Promises that were not made", and the experience as a whole was bad for all of the attendees. Read More »

Bollinger Motors unveils B1 electric sport utility truck

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Additionally, all of the on-board instrumentation is water-resistant, allowing for a quick and easy hose-down of the interior if things get dirty. Able to complete the 0-60 miles per hour sprint in just 4.5 seconds, the Bollinger B1 boasts a top speed of 127 miles per hour (205km/h). Read More »

Apple Removes Software for Bypass of Internet Filters From Chinese App Store

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In the past, Apple has removed individual apps from the Chinese App Store that ran afoul of China's censors, but it is rare for the company to eliminate several at once. We've reached out to Apple for comment, and will update if we hear back. Earlier this month, the Cupertino, Calif., technology giant announced that, because of the new rules, it planned to store all of its Chinese customers' data on servers operated by a government-controlled company. Read More »

Facebook revenue soars as mobile advertising sales boom

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In fact, its 47 percent gain in advertising likely will represent the lion's share of ad gains in the quarter, something that will drive a number of publishers absolutely insane. "Instagram is making a contribution, and an increasing contribution". Facebook faces competition from Snapchat, a platform particularly popular amongst young social media users, which pioneered the idea of "stories", a series of messages aimed at a wider audience that lasts for 24 hours. Read More »

President Trump names Gen. John Kelly as new chief of staff

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The disclosure form was available to the public because Scaramucci had been nominated earlier this year for a job at the Export-Import Bank of the U.S., and the forms become public 30 days after they are filed. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said the decision to make a change "started with the president and Reince about two weeks ago, in terms of timing". Read More »

AWS Cloud a Bright Spot in Amazon's Q2 Earnings Miss

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With $16 billion a year in sales, AWS is the world's largest cloud computing venture. Revenue from Amazon Web Services, its profitable cloud-computing division, increased 42 per cent to US$4.1b. In its filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission, Amazon said: "As global e-commerce and other online and web services grow, competition will intensify". Read More »

Galaxy S8 Active Leak Shines Light On All The Details

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According to presentation slides obtained by SamMobile , the Galaxy S8 Active will retain numerous features found on the Galaxy S8 , including that phone's Snapdragon 835 chipset, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of expandable storage. The phablet will sport a 6.3-inch AMOLED display that will follow the Infinity Display feature found on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ with the aspect ratio being maintained at 18.5:9. Read More »

Facebook's impressive user numbers and revenue figures

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The company's total revenues grew by $9.32 billion , up 45% from $6.43 billion in the corresponding quarter previous year. Facebook warned a year ago that it would see the impact of reaching maximum ad capacity in 2017, made especially worse by the decline of desktop use and the removal of sidebar ads. Read More »

Apple gets approval for 5G trials in the US

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Millimetre-wave technology helps in larger data transmission at faster speed. The firms such as Facebook, Google and some United States cellular carrier like Verizon, AT&T , T-Mobile and Sprint are already busy in testing their next-generation wireless technology, which is expected to roll out in the next few years. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active full specs leaked online

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The S8 Active will also have the same 12MP dual pixel camera as the Galaxy S8 duo, along with an 8MP front-facing camera for selfies. For a phone that's built to last, it sounds pretty nice. The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active on-Board gyroscope, accelerometer, barometer, fingerprint scanner, iris scanner eye and a number of other sensors, not forgetting NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, 802.11 ac WI-FI, 64 GB of internal memory UFS 2.1, a slot for the memory card and built-in battery, whose capacity was ... Read More »

Pokémon Go Fest attendees file class-action lawsuit against Niantic

In his statement , Hanke also apologized for the numerous technical issues encountered by many players during the " Pokemon Go Fest" held at Chicago's Grant Park on Saturday. "Fest-goers were unable to complete timed in-game challenges to collect special rewards or collect previously unavailable or rare Pokemon", Attorney Tom Zimmerman said. Read More »

Constitution review: Female Reps disrupt proceedings

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I can be recalled that 49 senators had voted in favour of the bill with 43 senators voting against it while two abstained. By implication, while the senate needs at least 73 votes to get each amendment approved, the house requires at least 240 votes. Read More »

Started trial production of the iPhone 8

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The rumour comes days after an analyst suggeted that Apple could abandon its Touch ID fingerprint recognition system entirely in favour of a new facial recognition system . Also noteworthy is what's under the hood: This is the first version of the app that's universal for iOS devices, meaning that the same code is at work across the iPad, iPhone, and even the Apple Watch. Read More »