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Mattis: US 'Still Assessing' Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

Mattis also added that the U.S. was prepared to deploy military options - with media reports indicating that the White House is considering both attacks on multiple targets and a prolonged bombing campaign against the government. military strike against Syria in response to a suspected poison gas. On Monday, the Russian Defense Ministry claimed that Israel bombed a Syrian military base in response to the chemical attacks. Read More »

Seeing Red: Apple Unveils iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in Red


While some reports suggest that Apple could still launch a gold iPhone X , it would have made sense to unveil that device alongside the red iPhone 8 and 8 Plus . The true crimson of the glass back and aluminum band wowed me in my hands-on time with both sizes of the Product ( RED ) iPhone 8 . Another contrast to the (PRODUCT) RED iPhone 7 Plus is the slick black bezels on this year's red iPhone 8 Plus. Read More »

OLD National Bancorp IN Acquires 1162 Shares of Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

The company has a market cap of $151,418.03, a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.10, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.37 and a beta of 0.78. ( MRK ) stake by 53.82% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. Spectra Energy Partners LP had 59 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. ( NYSE : MRK ) has "Buy" rating given on Tuesday, February 13 by DZ Bank. Read More »

New Snap Spectacles Spotted In FCC Listing


In a new report from Variety , a new FCC filing describes what could be Snap's second swing at its camera focused wearable. The filing comes after reports last month that Snap is working on a second and third generation version of its Spectacles , possibly with a significant augmented reality component and Global Positioning System capabilities. Read More »

Early Moves to Watch: Apple Inc. (AAPL)


Over the last ninety days, insiders sold 173,790 shares of company stock valued at $20,320,525. Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at -26.90% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 13.23% in coming 5 years. Read More »

After 14 years, Steam finally gets some decent privacy settings


Unless most, if not all Steam users were to actively open those settings up, it's looking grim for Steam Spy , which has proven to be a brilliant source of statistics in the past that have helped popularise games and support game developers as they grow and update their titles. Read More »

Google is Giving Gmail a Makeover 'In the Coming Weeks'


It's no surprise Google is revamping Gmail on the web considering it recently made its new Google Calendar layout mandatory for all users. Outlook customers are probably going to love this. As the company is slowly phasing out Chrome Apps, Google will now be using standard web technologies to let your browser store your data. Lastly, Google advises that many popular Chrome extensions will continue to work on the new Gmail experience, but recommends "testing any critical Chrome extensions ... Read More »

Yemeni rebel ballistic missile targeting Riyadh intercepted, Saudi forces say


The facility reportedly belonged to the oil giant Saudi Aramco. Last month, the Saudi-led coalition reported it had intercepted and destroyed seven ballistic missiles, fired at Saudi Arabia from Yemen; three of them targeted Riyadh. In a second tweet, the group announced that the drone would carry out airstrikes on the state oil and gas company Aramco in the southern Saudi city of Jizan, near the border with Yemen. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has talked to Robert Mueller


It's not enough to give people control of their information, we have to make sure developers they've given it to are protecting it too. The 33-year-old Zuckerberg is vowing that the company is now investigating all apps and says the company will do a better job at regulating access to data. Read More »

A-Fort Is All You Need in Fortnite Battle Royale

V3.5 also adds the Port-a-Fort item, which is basically a grenade that, when activated, creates an instant defensive fortress which can be used to get a height and positioning advantage on players around you. Battle Royale's other big addition this patch is the brand new Replay system, which will allow players to watch their previous matches from all kinds of different angles and perspectives. Read More »

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' releases new trailer


In a blink-and-you'll-miss-it moment, Chewie is seen affectionately pressing his head against another Wookiee. After The Last Jedi , Lucasfilm Story Group's Pablo Hidalgo said: "The story that you would hear if you travelled to cantinas or watering holes around the Star Wars galaxy, is that those dice were involved in a game of Corellian Spike - a dice-using version of a card game called Sabacc". Read More »

Shedding Some Color on the SMI Reading For Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ)


Macquarie Group Ltd.'s holdings in Hewlett-Packard were worth $2,018,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. However, as 52 Week Range has little to no connection whatsoever with current news or forces affecting companies today, very few investors rely heavily on the metric. Read More »

Naomie Harris: Dwayne Johnson has a million-watt smile


Instead of co-starring, or even appearing in Zachary Levi's upcoming Shazam film , Black Adam (an Egyptian-god-channeling antihero) won't be showing up until his own movie, thanks to a series of hiccups and disappointments in DC's superhero movie slate. Read More »

PS5 Unlikely To Launch Before 2020 - Developer Sources


It's been almost five years since the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One launched . Sony PlayStation fans may have been rather rather eager for the advent of the next console, but it now appears that the Japanese company has no plans to introduce the console before 2020. Read More »

Facebook Offering Up to RM154,000 Bounty For Data Abuse Reports


Facebook's new, broader view of its responsibilities was constantly referenced, while his frequent references to starting Facebook in his dorm room even drew jokes from some senators. U.S. senators heard how Zuckerberg's company is in a perpetual battle with the Russian state. Accompanied by his team of advisers and lawyers, Zuckerberg met top Senators to brief them on the issues to be raised during his testimony . Read More »

Elder Scrolls Morrowind Is Coming To Xbox One With Pretty 4k Graphics


Are you excited to play Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind on your Xbox One console and what other OG Xbox games would you like to see given backwards compatibility? The second episode of Inside Xbox airing later today is set to reveal more news regarding original Xbox backward compatibility, but the surprise may have been leaked a bit early. Read More »

Facebook Not a Monopoly, Says CEO Mark Zuckerberg


Interestingly enough, Zuckerberg was lambasted earlier in the 5-hour hearing for Facebook's user agreement being too rudimentary. Mr Zuckerberg frequently admitted to making mistakes, including not informing users as soon as they knew about the data breach . Read More »

Playstyle Freedom At the Forefront of God of War Progression


God of War releases in a mere 10 days, but developer Sony Santa Monica did some last-minute scrambling recently. The " Give Me A Challenge " ption is "harder and less forgiving", Sony says. Don't be sorry, be better? This may come as a bit of sad thing to hear for fans of the old God of War games, but with a new setting comes unique, exciting gameplay as well as different challenges for Kratos and son, Atreus that we'll be able to experience for ourselves when April 20th comes around. Read More »

YouTube illegally collects data on children, say child protection groups


As YouTube tries to make its site safer for children , almost two dozen child advocacy and privacy groups have launched a complaint , alleging that Google is illegally collecting the personal data of users under 13 years old. Videos on YouTube can be watched without an account; children can borrow user logins from parents or lie about their ages when setting up a new account ( CNN ). Read More »

Blizzard reveals Blizzcon 2018


Considering how popular the convention usually is, we expect to see something new and exciting from Blizzard around November time that'll make fans lose their mind. Blizzard Entertainment will donate the net proceeds from the event to CHOC Children's. Tickets for Blizzcon 2018 are expected to get sold out in mere moments; last year's Blizzcon saw 35,000 people and many more online. Read More »

PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL) stock RSI 39.69 Signals investors to buy


Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. As of now, PayPal Holdings, Inc . has a P/S, P/E and P/B values of 6.7, 45.73 and 5.55 respectively. M-Pesa controlled 80.8 per cent market share during the quarter under review. (NASDAQ: PYPL ) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, September 15 by Craig Hallum. Read More »

Fans Attended Rays vs. White Sox Game at Guaranteed Rate Field


The White Sox have named Carson Fulmer as Tuesday's starter against visiting Tampa Bay. Fulmer allowed four runs (three earned) on five hits over 4 2/3 innings before being relieved. Miguel Gonzalez allowed four runs over 4.1 innings on eight hits to get his second loss. Although the White Sox plan on still playing Monday, the Cubs postponed their game acrsss town against the Pirates because of the weather. Read More »

Fortnite's new Port-a-Fort is a base-building grenade


Increasing the game's profits and passing titles such as Candy Crush Saga and Pokemon GO . Meanwhile, App Annie shows that not only is Fortnite Mobile the top-earning game in the App Store, it is actually the top-earning app. While the game is a port of the hugely successful PC game, Fortnite is catering to mobile gamers in a way. Inspired by the likes of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds , Fortnite Battle Royale drops 100 players onto a map as they're forced to survive in a slowly ... Read More »

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) receives consensus rating of 2.30


The Dow Jones industrial average rose 46.34 points to 23,979.10, with Merck and Intel as the best-performing stocks in the index. Citigroup Inc holds 0.04% of its portfolio in NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) for 229,302 shares. Analysts await NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA ) to report earnings on May, 8. Annual earnings per share (EPS) growth noted at 38.60% in past 5 Years and Long-term annual earnings per share (EPS) growth is expected to reach 9.50% in coming 5 years. Read More »

Instagram 'Focus' is Portrait Mode for Single-Camera Phones


Focus mode is basically Instagram's take on the portrait mode that's been popping up in every new smartphone. Instagram added a couple of new features today, and the biggest news is a portrait mode feature called Focus. This makes the person stand out in a "striking way", according to Instagram. Making them look as good as possible could keep Instagram from growing stale as it rockets toward 1 billion users. Read More »

ZTE Iceberg concept has dual notches, dual speakers, and iced out edges


ZTE is trying to get ahead of this whole notched display business by taking the design to the next logical step: two notches . We don't know if it will ever graduate beyond concept. On the bottom of the display, however, there's another notch, this one holding just a speaker. As we mentioned earlier about the apt naming strategy behind ZTE Iceberg , the reason appears to be the raised edges of glass on each rounded corner of the phone to give a more angular design. Read More »

Leaked LG G7 ThinQ render reveals phone's colours, mystery side button


The Aurora Black will be the "default" color option. This render (shown above) is leaked by the folks over at Android Headlines who got it from a "reliable source". The availability of these models will vary by region and carrier. The dual camera setup has LED flash and laser auto-focus module to its left, and below it is the fingerprint scanner. Read More »