Wednesday September 19-th, 2018

(MSFT) Stake Raised by Commonwealth Equity Services Inc

It has outperformed by 9.17% the S&P500. Thomas Bailard increased its stake in Microsoft Corp (MSFT) by 1.48% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NYSE:T). Ruggie Cap Group stated it has 4,202 shares or 0.11% of all its holdi...

Rape Suspect Fatally Poisoned Himself During Car Chase, Officers Say Rape Suspect Fatally Poisoned Himself During Car Chase, Officers Say

A suspected rapist who was involved in a vehicle chase with California police Wednesday morning fatally poisoned himself while behind the wheel, reports CBS Los Angeles . The man's identity hasn't been released. When authorities approached the veh...

Amateur astronomer snaps exploding star's rare first light Amateur astronomer snaps exploding star's rare first light

Here's supernova (SN) 2016gkg in the galaxy NGC 613. The first blooming light of a star that went supernova has been photographed for the first time - by an amateur astronomer testing a new camera. Not only did he take several different long-exposu...

Xiaomi Blackshark: Gaming smartphone spotted on benchmarking website AnTuTu Xiaomi Blackshark: Gaming smartphone spotted on benchmarking website AnTuTu

Black Shark Technology started their own Weibo page in August 2017 and the page reveals that the company is a smartphone maker. According to AnTuTu, this smartphone is powered by Qualcomm's latest and greatest Snapdragon 845 chip which is paire...

Intel Releases Additional Security Patches To Fix Security Flaw Intel Releases Additional Security Patches To Fix Security Flaw

This includes "Retpoline", a Google-developed mitigation technique for Variant 2 (of the Spectre flaw ). Today, Intel announced that it's releasing another update, which is for sixth- (Skylake), seventh- (Kaby Lake), and eighth-generation (Cof...

'We'll be vindicated' - Kano electoral commission speaks on probe of underage voting 'We'll be vindicated' - Kano electoral commission speaks on probe of underage voting

Kano state Commissioner of Information, Muhammad Garba, is however not pleased with the response of the Nigerian electoral body. "By this alarming and unpatriotic statement, INEC has completely discredited and disqualified itself and can not be tru...

Apple employees keep walking into the glass walls of their new headquarters Apple employees keep walking into the glass walls of their new headquarters

Long story short, if there is a pun about people who live in glass houses here, Apple's engineers seem to have found it, each time they bump into the new open office culture that the Spaceship has bestowed on them. But the method was a short-term f...

Overwatch League makes the grade Overwatch League makes the grade

Here's how it works: fans that "cheer" in Twitch chat (eg. using animated emotes purchased with real money) during matches will have a chance to earn exclusive in-game items such as new emotes and rare character skins. Cheers will also contribute glo...

Moto G6 Play appears on Geekbench

The Moto G6 Plus will have a similar camera setup as the Moto G6. We've also known nearly everything there is to know about the upcoming Moto Z3, Z3 Play, X5, G6, G6 Plus and G6 Play for a little over a month now , so what new stuff can we possibl...

New Volvo XC40 2018 - Electric version of the compact SUV confirmed New Volvo XC40 2018 - Electric version of the compact SUV confirmed

The 1.5-litre direct injection petrol mill was developed in-house and it will be supple enough to get accustomed to the hybrid and plug-in integration. The luxury auto maker plans to introduce a new 8-speed automatic gearbox to the engine next year. ...

Winter Olympics 2018: Vonn 'won't be beaten' by 'savage abuse' Winter Olympics 2018: Vonn 'won't be beaten' by 'savage abuse'

Goggia clocked a time of one minute-39-point-22 seconds at the Jeongseon Alpine Center to finish just nine hundredths of a second ahead of Norway's Ragnhild Mowinckel . "It's so hard to get a medal at the Olympics". I'm proud to have competed for ...

Eurasian Commission filing hints at new affordable iPads coming in 2018 Eurasian Commission filing hints at new affordable iPads coming in 2018

It appears that the launch may not be that far off as Apple's worldwide regulatory filings have revealed at least two new iPad models. Companies are legally required to file devices that use encryption ahead of any release. The most likely candidat...

Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics Vonn trying not to think of downhill as her last at Olympics

After the race Vonn revealed she had invited Goggia to her house in November to discuss dealing with pressure and expectation. She also joked that she was optimistic she'd medal, as there were no snowboarders in the race. "I knew this was my day", sh...

Facebook now lets users add more people to their ongoing Messenger calls Facebook now lets users add more people to their ongoing Messenger calls

Facebook has made it easier to start group calls in Messenger by now letting users turn their one-to-one chats into group chats without the need to hang up and create a new message. "Sharing moments like these is now a few quick taps away". If ye...

Nest Cam gets Google Assistant for Home experience Nest Cam gets Google Assistant for Home experience

So that $5 or $10 or $30 per month only gets you video history to a single camera. That means you will be able to ask the security camera how the weather is, create appointments in your calendar, and much more. Of course, it packs support for control...

Putin, Russia laughing asses off is not amusing, President Trump Putin, Russia laughing asses off is not amusing, President Trump

Sanders said Trump "absolutely acknowledged" Russian meddling several times , calling Welker and her colleagues "confused" on the matter. Why hasn't the news media equally inferred the Clinton campaign's election influence collusion with Russia...

Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon 845 VR Headset Reference Platform Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon 845 VR Headset Reference Platform

Chipset king Qualcomm has unveiled a reference concept for a Snapdragon 845 VR headset , pointing to several features, which should become mainstays within devices revealed later this year. This integration will not be limited to the Snapdragon ...

Alpine skiing-Vonn faces last downhill gold chance - barring miracles

ABC News contributor Steven Nyman, who competed in three Olympics for the US, said Vonn may have been charging too hard in her run. I have so much fun going fast and pushing myself to the limit on downhill skis there is nothing else I would rathe...

Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners Apple in talks to buy cobalt directly from miners

Apple is one of the largest end users of cobalt in the world with the metal being a key ingredient in the batteries used in most of Apple devices. Other actors have been more tight-lipped on the subject, with any deals yet to be announced.

Chandrayaan-II: India's second moon mission cheaper than Hollywood movie 'Interstellar' Chandrayaan-II: India's second moon mission cheaper than Hollywood movie 'Interstellar'

As per the schedule, Chandrayaan-II will be launched from Sriharikota in April 2018 after which, it will cruise for about one or two months to reach the lunar orbit. In an exclusive interview with TOI , Isro chairman Dr K Sivan explained the fruga...

(NVDA) Director Sells $9914995.53 in Stock

About 11.50M shares traded. NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA ) last issued its earnings results on Thursday, February 8th. It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500. Engineers Gate Manager LP has 23,516 shares for 0.07% of their portfolio. Prudential Fin rep...

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact's Specs and Prices Now Leaked Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact's Specs and Prices Now Leaked

Either way, it's good to see Sony embracing an all-screen design to catch up to its competitors, and perhaps finally ditch the OmniBalance design it has used for the past few years. Both phones will likely not include a 3.5mm headphone jack (boo!),...

Where Is Starman? Elon Musk, SpaceX's Man Traveling Space In Tesla Roadster Where Is Starman? Elon Musk, SpaceX's Man Traveling Space In Tesla Roadster

Musk's idea is pretty simple. Further satellites will be launched in phases, with SpaceX intending to reach full capacity with more than 4,000 satellites in 2024. We should know soon enough if Mr. Steven is a success. SpaceX's aim is to reduce the ...

A game company will release its own cryptocurrency A game company will release its own cryptocurrency

Pong Token is all about gaming, where it's explained as: "The second project in progress is the strengthening of the partnership with Pariplay , Ltd in the launch in 2018 of casino platforms allowing players to bet either in real money or with mo...

US, Israel Put Arrow 3 Ballistic Missile Interceptor Through Flight Test US, Israel Put Arrow 3 Ballistic Missile Interceptor Through Flight Test

Israel carried out a successful test of its long-range Arrow 3 missile defense system early Monday morning together, months after two tests were called off at the last minute. The Arrow was developed jointly by Israel and the United States, with Bo...

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