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Intense cold spell grips US Northeast, leaving 18 dead

Classes in Bangor and Portland were called off Wednesday night ahead of the storm, adding to the list of other school districts that have told students to stay ...


$2.89 Earnings Per Share Expected for McKesson Co. (MCK) This Quarter

Inca Investments Llc bought 1.10M shares as the company's stock declined 1.32% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 2.89M shares of the ...


Amazon Might be Ready to Bid for Premier League Streaming Rights

Only time will tell whether Amazon will follow up its interest in the Premier League with a formal bid that could be crucial to clubs' hopes of securing a sub...


Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest Selling Home Console in the US

The Switch has sold 4.8 million units in the United States in its first 10 months on the market, beating the previous all-time best seller - Nintendo's Wii - wh...


Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Stake Has Lifted by Aviva Plc

The stock traded with the average Volume of 21.35 Million at the end of last session. About 1.18M shares traded. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT ) last issued its ear...


Intel (INTC) PT Set at $34.00 by Sanford C. Bernstein

The stock increased 0.60% or $0.11 during the last trading session, reaching $18.52. About 24.60M shares traded. Atwood & Palmer Inc sold 26,403 shares as Inte...


How Do The Margins Look For Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NasdaqGS:PTEN)?

About 312,230 shares traded. Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTEN ) has risen 32.91% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 16.21% ...


Walter Hamada Apointed as New President of DC Films for Warner Bros

The film company received mixed reviews for its earliest superhero ensemble films such as Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice and Suicide Squad . The late...


Intel CEO sold shares before chip security flaw was disclosed

Intel also says that it does not expect material financial impacts from the design flaw, although it remains too early to know for sure. "In addition, many...


Google continues China push with investment in YouTube Gaming-like eSports startup

The service is said to have around 250,000 streamers live streaming every day and around 90 million registered spectators. The companies did not reveal the si...


Sonic; Constellation Brands — CORPORATE REPORT

Company is seen by investors as growth stocks and in terms of future growth prospects traders are bullish and as a growth centric company Constellation Brand...


Japanese FM urges Pakistan, US to resolve issues through talks

Kono was also to meet with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abasi, Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif and other officials during his visit. The words of appreciation ca...


Google hit with revised gender pay lawsuit

Former employee Heidi Lamar alleged in a complaint that Google employed roughly 147 women and three men as preschool teachers in its childcare center - but th...


Some Gaming Apps Are Using Microphone To Track TV Viewing Habits

While the Play Store's verification process is created to keep malicious apps from becoming available to users, they've regularly been known to slip through th...


Is Apple slowing down your iPhone? Here's how to check

Apple has denied all allegations that it is slowing down older phones "deliberately", claiming to be "proud that Apple products are known for their durabil...


Asus announces permanent price cut on 7 ZenFone smartphones in India

As per the announcement, the 5.2-inch variant of the ZenFone 3 - the ZE520KL - which were previously selling for Rs 13,999 will now be available at a price of R...


OnePlus 5T now available in Sandstone White finish

The white hue is a throwback to the OnePlus One in Silk White, while a striking red aluminium alert-slider adds a bit of colour. The Sandstone White model i...


Google rolls out January 2018 Android security patch for Pixel, Nexus devices

However, one of the best new camera features of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL-or at least on of the trendiest-has yet to make its way to other phones, by official ...


President Trump Shuts Down Pence-Kobach Election Integrity Commission

Legislators gave Kobach's office the power to file criminal charges in election fraud cases in 2015. The hard-line Kansas Secretary of State who led President...


Instagram now testing out direct posting of Stories to WhatsApp

This move to allow crossposting may be to make people use WhatsApp Status more, just like the way that they wanted people to view and use Facebook Stories mor...


Spotify surges past 70 million paying subscribers

Announcing its new subscriber base online, Spotify did not change its number for total users. This is almost half of all active users, which were 140 million a...


Capcom has shared the development status of the Monster Hunter World

This is quite a long way off from the January 26 release of the game on the PlayStation 4 (PS4) and Xbox One, but it is still something for PC owners to hold on...


Nintendo Switch Now the Fastest-Selling Home Console in US History

Now, Nintendo has just announced the accomplishment of their latest milestone on their website. Meanwhile, Sony is yet to release North American holiday sales...


Samsung's Galaxy X might feature a pressure sensitive display

The new Samsung Galaxy S9 is expected to drop in February. The Galaxy Tab A 7.0, priced at Rs 9,500, features a 4000mAH battery, providing up to 9 hours of vi...


HP recalls notebook, mobile workstation batteries over safety concerns

The CPSC said the company is recalling about 50,000 batteries in the USA alone, used with specific HP laptops and mobile workstations. The recall involves b...


Mercedes-Benz G-Class tackles Schöckl mountain

The 5.6 km route includes gradients of up to 60% and lateral inclinations of up to 40%. It says the G-Class has to endure around 2000km of testing in these cond...


Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Coming to PS4 in Japan

One such query concerns the licensed music contained in the game; from the iconic " Paradise City" opener performed by Guns N' Roses to a whole raft of other...


Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reveals his personal challenge for 2018

Like China is ever going to let us open up shop there after seeing what Facebook did to USA politics. Zuckerberg added the company "won't prevent all mistakes...


Microsoft issues emergency Windows update for processor security bugs

Microsoft has said that the update will be sent to devices running Windows 7 and Windows 8 on January 9. Microsoft has once again enabled the standard la...


Apple: Mac And iOS Vulnerable To Meltdown And Spectre Flaws

Edward Snowden tweeted out the video, advising users to apply the patch when asked and not to avoid updates . We focused on the latter because it can affect ...


OnePlus 5T Sandstone White Variant With 8GB RAM Launched

The OnePlus 5T Sandstone White Limited Edition is available only in 8GB RAM and 128GB storage variant. It's a limited model, and OnePlus says it'll only b...


Third-party hardware accessory manufacturer Mad Catz is back in the game

Its return will see them the firm on just a small selection of items, with newly designed R.A.T. mice, S.T.R.I.K.E. keyboards, F.R.E.Q. gaming headsets and G.L....


Dell Exec: We Improved The XPS 13 'By Every Single Measurement'

The power button doubles as the fingerprint scanner as well which is a good feature. Webcam still sits at the bottom of the display . We don't even see the t...


Hi-Rez wants a slice of battle royale with Paladins Battlegrounds

Hi-Rez Studios is bringing a 100-player Battle Royale mode to its free to play, Early Access hero shooter Paladins in the form of Paladins : Battlegrounds ....


Apple Aims To Make Developers' Jobs Easier With New Startup Acquisition

Buddybuild confirmed the acquisition in a blog post , in which it also confirmed that the buddybuild team would join Apple's Xcode engineering group "to build ...


Former Uber CEO Kalanick selling part of stake

Kalanick, the founder of Uber and its CEO until this summer, tried to sell about half of his shares in Uber, according to people with knowledge of the matter, b...


Apple iPhone Users Could Face Long Battery Replacement Wait Times

The Washington Post 's Geoffrey A. Fowler wrote that he showed up to his appointment, only to find out that he had to go on a waiting list. Now that the holid...


Hisense TV's are getting Amazon's Alexa

Devices from Amazon and Google are the clear leaders in the smart speaker category with their respective Echo and Home products. Customers are increasingly ...


Nintendo Switch becomes fastest-selling home video game system in U.S. history

Now, with some 4.8 million sales in the USA alone, the Switch has surpassed 10-month sales records set by the previous record holder, the Wii, which managed 4...


LG Announces the HU80KA 4K UHD Projector - CES 2018

But for a real cinema experience connecting a soundbar or speakers is probably best and can be done easily via optical, HDMI or even Bluetooth. It's a 4K UHD ...


Google rolls out security patch for Android devices

Folks on the Pixel User Community thread have complained about the bug since last November, when someone said the sound was very low on a message they sent ...


Nightmare Inducing Super Mario 64 Mod Drops You Into First-Person View

As a result, you can play through the game in a way that's so up close and personal it's nearly terrifying. Emanuar warns that while the old tricks will still w...


Iran protests: Telegram and Instagram restricted

While there is not an official data about the number of Telegram channels or virtual business pages, via which domestic entrepreneurs provide services to cust...


Apple issues apology to customers over slowing performance of ageing iPhones

In response to customer concerns, Apple said yesterday that it would discount the price for out-of-warranty iPhone battery replacements from $79 to $29 st...


Samsung to unveil 3 new C-Lab projects, launch 7 commercial products

The GoBreath consists of a portable device and mobile app which then teaches patients basic breathing techniques such as inspiration, coughing or deep breat...


Blazers' Damian Lillard (hamstring) will return Tuesday after missing five games

Though he missed his first seven shots, McCollum was pivotal as Portland rallied from a six-point deficit in the final 2 1/2 minutes of the fourth quarter. He m...


CCP Newcastle Saved From Closure By Indie Acquisition

In October 2017, CCP Games laid off almost 100 employees, shutting down their studio in Atlanta, Georgia and greatly reducing the staff at their now former Ne...


Steam's top selling games of 2017 have been revealed

Most Played is the only category that gives specific numbers. Taking all the games from Steam's 2017 Best-Sellers list that qualify for MetaCritic scores, we ...


Apple's battery replacement program for older iPhones starts today

In turn, Apple should ramp up its production of the batteries to meet a potential spike in demand in the coming weeks. Apple also announced a forthcoming ...


Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra Leaked

Leaked images of a new smartphone by Sony have surfaced online. It is the latter that has been all over the internet, but from the leaked renders, both phones...