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by | February 07, 2018 | 10:17

The institutional investor held 35,866 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $5.53 million, down from 38,730 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (NASDAQ: AAPL ). Grassi Invest Management owns 101,876 shares or 2.64% of their United States portfolio. Moreover, Rare Infrastructure Limited has 0.04% invested in The Southern Company (NYSE:SO).

by | February 07, 2018 | 03:47

The surprise move angered opposition forces in Azerbaijan. Azerbaijanis will be heading to the polls early this year to vote for president, roughly six months ahead of schedule. Another area for speculation is that Azerbaijan's neighbor and foe, Armenia, is transitioning to a parliamentary system. "I think it causes a kind of psychological discomfort for Aliyev, and he wants to avoid that issue being widely discussed within Azerbaijani public before the elections", said Altay Goyushov, an ...

by | February 07, 2018 | 00:15

At the center of the case is the alleged theft of 14,000 Waymo files by former Google engineer Anthony Levandowski , who went on to run Uber's self-driving vehicle program before he was sacked in May. Kalanick's testimony will be all the more important because jurors are unlikely to hear Levandowski's version of events. He was ordered to turn over documents and other information related to the case in March, but he exercised his Fifth Amendment right to avoid self-incrimination.

by | February 06, 2018 | 21:59

And in perhaps even more exciting news, customers who now own a Prime Exclusive device will receive a free update over the next week that will take away lockscreen ads. Pre-installed inside a Prime Exclusive Phone is Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Photos, and the Amazon Widget. There are now some solid smartphone options available on the Prime Exclusive Phones site , and these prices will change tomorrow.

by | February 06, 2018 | 20:56

Escalating a tense standoff with the panel, Bannon isn't planning on showing up because the White House and committee haven't reached an agreement over the scope of the questioning, the source said. That source noted Bannon is willing to discuss "anything and everything" with special counsel Robert Mueller . Bannon was ordered to return to Capitol Hill Tuesday morning after a marathon meeting with the committee behind closed doors last month, where he refused to answer the committee's ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:28

The ROC is now suspended by the IOC following systemic doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics , but athletes can compete in South Korea as Olympic Athletes from Russian Federation, under the Olympic flag and with the Olympic anthem played.

by | February 06, 2018 | 19:23

The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company now owns 1,101,771 shares of the company's stock worth $63,430,000 after purchasing an additional 309,181 shares in the last quarter. Its up 0.23, from 1.15 in 2017Q2. (NASDAQ: ATVI ). Ameritas Inv Prtnrs reported 29,158 shares or 0.09% of all its holdings. 639.82 million shares or 0.01% less from 639.89 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported.

by | February 06, 2018 | 18:43

With the decline sited over some of the most populous places on Earth, this decrease could be even more damaging than the Antarctic hole. An worldwide team of 22 scientists raised doubts Monday about whether ozone is actually recovering as expected across much of the world.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:47

Intel still isn't talking about whether it plans to sell off its New Devices Group as reported earlier this week . Due to the way that the image is projected, the display is capable of working with or without prescription lenses. When it comes to software, Intel has said that the Vaunt will reduce work done on smartphones , similar to what a smartwatch does. Whether it be yelp reviews while deciding on a restaurant or navigating to your auto in a busy parking lot, the glasses will ...

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:50

That said , Apple did have to patch a variety of unexpected security issues in the past few months. The new cyber security insurance solution will involve Aon's cyber security professionals assessing potential customers' current cyber security situation and recommendations on how to improve their defenses.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:30

Huawei is introducing a new variant of the Mate 10 Pro in Malaysia. Major U.S. retailers are now selling the Huawei Mate 10 Pro after the company's deals with AT&T and Verizon fell through. The Mocha Brown color will be there in the coming days. Huawei has also outfitted this phone with dual 13MP+2MP cameras on the front and back, turning this into a quad-lens device.

by | February 06, 2018 | 17:21

Since official information from Rockstar has corroborated some of what the site received, it now believes it to be true. Other new features reportedly coming to Red Dead Redemption 2 are a first-person mode, which will work in multiplayer and single-player; player choices impacting the story, which can "lead to different mission outcomes, objectives, and dialogue;" and an improved online open world, that takes things even further than GTA Online .

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:45

A recent study using NASA's Hubble Space Telescope found no detection of hydrogen-dominated atmospheres on planets TRAPPIST-1d, e and f - another piece of evidence for rocky composition - although the hydrogen-dominated atmosphere can not be ruled out for g.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:22

The Gurgaon Police had claimed the crime was committed by a school bus conductor, which was later refuted by the CBI. The court is treating him as an adult in the case. It was found that he was not good at studies and was below average in terms of academic performance", the agency said. However, the probe was handed over to CBI later which later accused a senior student for the murder of the child.

by | February 06, 2018 | 16:18

The smartwatch was originally launched in China in August past year. In terms of specifications, the Amazfit Bip smartwatch features a 1.28-inch always-on "transflective" color display with a resolution of 176x176 pixels. The Amazfit Bip comes with sleep and sports tracking with fitness modes including running, treadmill, walking and cycling, plus the company has confirmed it wants to bring further sports to the watch in the future too.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:52

Last week the squashed remains of a small bird that lived 99 million years ago were reported to have been found encased in a cloudy slab of amber from Myanmar. A close-up shows the fossil had four spinnerets on its abdomen like some primitive spiders today. "These specimens became available past year to Nanjing Institute of Geology and Paleontology".

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:48

The said secret ending accidentally triggered on February 2 even though the game is still populated by a countless number of nuclear weapons. Why? "We would like to apologise for the inconvenience and reassure you that we will investigate the matter as well as take the necessary action to avoid this in the future", the publisher concluded.

by | February 06, 2018 | 15:08

What's so special is that, unlike its regular alternative, the Honor 9 Lite includes both 13- and 2-megapixel front-facing cameras, as well as a similar dual-cam arrangement on the rear. Another talked-about feature of the smartphone is its quad-camera setup, which was also seen in the Honor 9i . The Honor 9 Lite starts at £199, available on February 9, 2018.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:58

That is changing now. The Pixel Visual Core will not only improve the camera performance of Google's phones, but it will also improve photos taken with third-party camera apps. With the rollout of this update, third-party camera apps can now make use of the camera API and access the HDR+ image processing which was not possible earlier.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:45

It is largely based on the Graphite concept which garnered a lot of attention at the 2016 Auto Expo . TVS has also linked it with its racing pedigree, stating that the new model has been infused with knowledge and expertise derived from the company's presence in competitive scooter racing for the past four years.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:33

Experts say it is still impossible to directly see the newly discovered celestial bodies with even the strongest telescope. "Quasar microlensing provides a means to probe extragalactic planets in the lens galaxy , by studying the microlensing properties of emission close to the event horizon of the supermassive black hole of the background quasar, using the current generation telescopes", the researchers also wrote in their study.

by | February 06, 2018 | 14:05

It began what was seen as a push by Apple to oust Qualcomm from its parts-bins altogether, if possible, though that process may be unexpectedly quicker than predicted. Qualcomm has also asked the US International Trade Commission that Apple products should be banned from import into the US over the patent violations.

by | February 05, 2018 | 14:45

by | February 05, 2018 | 12:04

The combined 1,151 yards were the most in any modern National Football League game. It ended with Brady, from the New England 49, heaving the ball into the end zone. Gostkowski also missed an extra point. Philadelphia's offense continued to click, expanding its lead to 10, 22-12, at halftime thanks to some trickeration on a 4th-and-Goal from the one.