Sci-tech

by | December 20, 2017 | 17:35

An SDK is supposedly coming in early 2018, and the hardware is supposed to ship at some point next year. Magic Leap's extensive roster of investors include Warner Bros., Legendary Entertainment, Google , Alibaba Group, Fidelity Management and Research Co., J.P.

by | December 20, 2017 | 15:07

He cited a Reddit user's explanation, which suggests that Apple scaled down CPU performance to combat an issue of the iPhone 6 shutting down at 40% due to degraded batteries. He wrote: "The difference between 10.2.0 and 10.2.1 is too abrupt to be just a function of battery condition". Apple acknowledged a sudden shutdown issue was affecting the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s earlier this year but didn't say whether this impacts the performance of the devices.

by | December 20, 2017 | 15:03

Malware and other types of viruses rarely cause physical strain on devices they affect, but this one is so malicious and power-intensive that it can melt a phone. A new Android Trojan which is disguised as legit antivirus and porn apps can take over your phone - and actually melt it. Additionally, it can send SMS messages, which is used to send requests to the attacker's command and control server to retrieve commands.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:46

More than 118,000 Wisconsin residents will travel by air for the holidays; that's an increase of 5,000 people compared to previous year. In Massachusetts, more than nearly 2.3 million travelers are expected, with just over 2 million of them traveling by auto.

by | December 20, 2017 | 10:33

Though the actual sales for the Galaxy S9 might start later in March, 2018. Despite concerns that consumers may refrain from purchasing Samsung products due to the safety problems, the company sold around 5 million units of the Galaxy S8 around the globe in less than a month, indicating the company fully overcame last year's crisis.

by | December 20, 2017 | 09:26

In addition to improved identity management, Facebook is also introducing a way for people who are visually impaired to know more about who is in the photos they encounter on Facebook . Two years ago, we launched an automatic alt-text tool , which describes photos to people with vision loss. Facebook's database of facial recognition has an impression of users' faces, which it calls a template.

by | December 20, 2017 | 07:49

It is highly unlikely that Google will work on a new Chrome app just to be complaint with Microsoft's policies, though. In order for Chrome to be a true Windows Store account, it would have to use Windows's own rendering engines, which Google is loathe to do.

by | December 20, 2017 | 03:06

That's why Facebook is rolling out new features meant to make it more hard for harassers to maintain contact with the people they target after they've been blocked. Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg thanked the National Network to End Domestic Violence, the Centre for Social Research (CSR) India, and YWCA Canada for their contributions to these features, and Facebook says it also considered feedback from 150 safety experts around the world when developing the tools.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:50

The latest controversy to roil the Destiny community hit over the weekend, and Bungie is on its heels once more in front of an angry mob of dissatisfied, frustrated players. Using a Three of Coins and completing a Heroic Strike doesn't grant a higher chance of earning an Exotic as compared to using the item in a normal Strike.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:48

Using a bigger time frame to assess the moving average such as the 200-day, may help block out the noise and chaos that is often caused by daily price fluctuations. The normal reading of a stock will fall in the range of 30 to 70. Using the CCI as a leading indicator, technical analysts may use a +100 reading as an overbought signal and a -100 reading as an oversold indicator, suggesting a trend reversal.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:45

Alpine Woods Capital Investors Llc who had been investing in Symantec Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $17.46 billion market cap company. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with "Equal-Weight" rating in Friday, November 3 report. Bank of America maintained Merck & Co., Inc. The firm has "Outperform" rating by Robert W.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:35

JMP Securities maintained the shares of RMAX in report on Tuesday, August 11 with "Market Underperform" rating. TD Securities has "Hold" rating and $42 target. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.72 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.08, from 1.18 in 2017Q1. It increased, as 100 investors sold IBM shares while 695 reduced holdings.

by | December 20, 2017 | 02:23

The stock increased 1.02% or $1.13 during the last trading session, reaching $112.16. 12,270,000 shares of the company's stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 7,441,268. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Tuesday, January 19 by Wedbush. The company was maintained on Tuesday, August 8 by Cowen & Co. Piper Jaffray maintained the shares of DIS in report on Sunday, August 6 with "Buy" rating.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:56

Futures are an agreement to buy or sell an asset on a specific future date at a specific price. There are two positions you can take on a futures contract: long or short. Now, the next to launch bitcoin-related futures and products are Nasdaq and Cantor Fitzgerald in the first quarter of 2018. Right now, neither exchange is offering options on bitcoin futures.

by | December 20, 2017 | 01:47

During the same quarter in the prior year, the business earned $0.50 EPS . For the ongoing Fiscal Quarter, 32 analysts have an average earnings forecast of $0.35 per share. The stock has a market cap of 22.83 Billion. The Sustainable Growth Advisers Lp holds 2.15M shares with $205.46 million value, down from 2.43 million last quarter.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:44

Scrolling through your Facebook News Feed , you'll probably come across posts telling you to like or comment if you share some sort of similar sentiment - "LIKE this if you're an Aries!" - or telling you to share it so you can earn a chance at winning a prize.

by | December 20, 2017 | 00:06

So it would be no great surprise if one claim being made for the app were to prove correct ... Update: Apple has not updated their story to say the Amazon Prime Video was the most downloaded app at launch not ever. This update comes with app version 5.1 for the devices running iOS 11. The same app is now widely available to nearly all the platforms and for that very same reason, Apple too has allowed the app for all the iOS and other tvOS users including the Apple TV .

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:46

As revealed in the most recent issue of V-Jump magazine, Dragon Ball FighterZ includes a feature called Dramatic Scenes, which recreate iconic moments from the series in-game. The open beta will then be available to all players from 14th - 15th January 2018. The release of Dragon Ball FighterZ is fast approaching, and as we draw nearer to launch Bandai Namco continues to share new information on what fans can expect in-game.

by | December 19, 2017 | 23:38

Prentiss Smith & Co Inc who had been investing in F5 Networks Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $8.25B market cap company. The stock decreased 0.84% or $0.57 during the last trading session, reaching $66.9. 71 funds opened positions while 297 raised stakes. YorkBridge Wealth Partners LLC now owns 2,838 shares of the auto manufacturer's stock valued at $101,000 after purchasing an additional 860 shares during the period.

by | December 19, 2017 | 21:21

For a while there the Jeep Grand Cherokee was one of the most popular SUVs on the market in Australia, until a string of major recalls and poor service quality issues fired up. There will likely be some new wheel designs and color options, but as this is a midcycle facelift, we don't expect too many alterations to what is already one of Jeep's bestselling models.

by | December 19, 2017 | 20:11

There's another interesting element to Tuesday's update: Facebook is changing its settings to make it easier for the company to add more facial recognition features down the line. Facebook is expanding the use of its facial recognition technology to alert users when a photo of them is posted, even if they're not tagged. The post is titled: " Hard Questions: Should I Be Afraid of Face Recognition Technology? .

by | December 19, 2017 | 19:17

Take-Two gave quite an "opportunity" to the player by asking them to spend extra money on a game they already spent for. Take-Two acquired popular indie title Kerbal Space Program earlier this year and it will be part of Private Division as well.

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:52

A quick check of other popular outlets like Best Buy and Target show that the AirPods are sold out. Come January you'll get the same AirPods you tried to buy in December. However, analysts are not surprised they've gone out of stock . It was expected to take Apple until early January to catch up with demand for the handset, it looks like they have now managed to catch up.

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:17

Recently NXP Semiconductors N.V. has seen performance for this week at 0.92%. The stock decreased 0.09% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $116.25. Mizuho has "Hold" rating and $11000 target. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Monday, July 10 by Canaccord Genuity. BMO Capital Markets has "Outperform" rating and $100 target.

by | December 19, 2017 | 18:07

In a recent interview promoting the release of " Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle " (a movie that is nearly certainly going to bomb at theaters despite receiving generally positive early reviews from critics), Kevin Hart was asked what other Nineties movies he might like to remake.