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'Super-Earth': Large, rocky planet with potential to host alien life identified


They're clearly more interested in K2-18b, with researchers saying the planet will be a prime target for Nasa's James Webb Space telescope, which will launch in 2019. "With the current data, we can not distinguish between those two possibilities", Cloutier said. A little-known planet beyond the solar system could be a scaled-up version of Earth, according to new research. Read More »

Google will soon let you pay and manage your bills with Tez


But, don't be mistaken, India is still in its tender age when it comes to the internet usage. Tez had so far witnessed 140 million transactions. The bill pay feature will start rolling out gradually over the next month. Android One demands handsets to ship with 1GB and more of RAM, but Android Go handsets will be able to support RAM as low as 512MB. Another India first product launched at the event was the two-wheeler mode in Google Maps . Read More »

Nordea Investment Management AB Lowers Stake in General Motors (GM)


Ford Mtr Co Del now has $49.97 billion valuation. The stock decreased 0.77% or $0.331 during the last trading session, reaching $42.719. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Pzena Inv Ltd Limited Liability Company accumulated 23.81 million shares or 1.46% of the stock. Opus Investment Management Incorporated holds 0.4% of its portfolio in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 210,000 shares. Read More »

Astronauts have held the first ever pizza party in space!

Italian astronaut Paolo Nespoli has been on the space station orbiting Earth for more than 100 days, and was getting homesick. The video footage of the crew the pizzas from floating in weightlessness ingredients gained in popularity. The members of the crew of the worldwide space station (ISS) has prepared a pizza in zero gravity. Today he has safely returned to Earth. According to the crew, they "had a blast channeling our inner chef by building tasty pizzas for movie night". Read More »

Okami's Amaterasu could come to Dota 2

Okami's Amaterasu certainly isn't the only third-party courier to make a cameo in Dota 2 . As Polygon points out , this isn't the first time a developer has submitted a Dota 2 courier to promote its game; Coffee Stain Studios ( Goat Simulator ), Adult Swim Games (Rick & Morty), and Square Enix (Final Fantasy Type-0 HD) have all done so in the past. Read More »

Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Shares Bought by Norinchukin Bank The

The stock increased 0.92% or $1.63 during the last trading session, reaching $178.83. About 2.10 million shares traded. Amgen Inc . (NASDAQ: AMGN ) has risen 5.27% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending. Also, Director Carbonnel Francois De sold 4,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 8th. Shares for $250,722 were sold by Collier Christopher. Read More »

Microsoft and ESET took down a botnet using a botnet spy


Ensnaring computers across the globe, its main goal was to distribute other malware families, according to Microsoft . One such plugin allows the cybercriminal to steal content entered by users in web forms while another enables criminals to connect back and control compromised systems. Read More »

Eric Dobmeier Sells 9600 Shares of Seattle Genetics, Inc. (SGEN) Stock

About 838,218 shares traded. (NASDAQ:SGEN) on Monday, December 12 to "Neutral" rating. They issued an outperform rating and a $58.00 price objective for the company. Cowen & Co has "Hold" rating and $5400 target. Seattle Genetics had a negative return on equity of 32.41% and a negative net margin of 26.53%. (NASDAQ:SGEN). Read More »

Moffett Nathanson:Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ:COST) Valuation Insights

The company has market cap of $. WA now owns 1,580 shares of the retailer's stock valued at $253,000 after buying an additional 14 shares in the last quarter. Perkins Coie Tru invested in 3,528 shares. The Illinois-based Segall Bryant Hamill Limited Liability Company has invested 0.21% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Read More »

One More Step Toward 2018 Emoji List


Images: Emojipedia Sample Image Collection . A list of the new proposed emoji for 2018 has been released - along with a new feature for existing emoji. Missing from this list is the previously announced Frowning Pile of Poo , Grinning Face With Letters OK As Eyes , and Frowning Face With Question Marks As Eyes . Read More »

Most Active Stock: International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE:IBM)

Accern also assigned press coverage about the technology company an impact score of 45.4740912690063 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term. The firm has "Perform" rating given on Tuesday, August 16 by Oppenheimer. Fifth Third Bank & Trust has invested 0.32% of its portfolio in International Business Machines Corporation (NYSE: IBM ). Read More »

Sells 12281 Shares of Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB)

The stock increased 2.18% or $0.67 during the last trading session, reaching $31.36. The Icon Advisers Inc holds 302,690 shares with $7.86 million value, up from 256,490 last quarter. Generally speaking, an ADX value from 0-25 would indicate an absent or weak trend. Bnp Paribas Arbitrage has 346,003 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Read More »

Gmail gets optimised for iPhone X


Google has finally upgraded Gmail and Google Maps on iOS to support the new iPhone X that went on sale last month, featuring a 5.8-inch Super Retina bezel-less display with its infamous "notch" on top. The updated iOS app lets you add email accounts from any IMAP service as well as iCloud, Outlook (including Hotmail and Live), Office365 and Yahoo. Read More »

Tesla, Inc. (TSLA): What's the Story?


Moreover, Cambridge Invest Rech Inc has 0.08% invested in Tesla, Inc . Tesla, Inc . (NASDAQ: TSLA ) has risen 44.43% since December 3, 2016 and is uptrending. The electric vehicle producer reported ($2.92) EPS for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($3.09) by $0.17. After $-3.59 actual EPS reported by Tesla, Inc . Read More »

Fitbit Ionic Update Adds More Apps and Watch Faces


As I mentioned in my last Fitbit Ionic article , I don't think smartwatches need a ton of apps, but the apps available do need to be optimized for the small screen and add essential functionality. What other apps would you like to see on the Fitbit Ionic? That's in addition to the relatively measly 17 faces included with the watch at launch. This information includes active minutes, heart rate, games, goal progress, run cadence, sleep, and weather. Read More »

NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA) held by 103 SEC 13F Filers

It has outperformed by 195.58% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $115.69B company. Pitcairn Com reported 10,900 shares. (NASDAQ:AKAO) on Monday, October 9 with "Outperform" rating. Barclays Capital upgraded it to "Equal Weight" rating and $72 target in Friday, November 11 report. Read More »

Samsung to mass produce industry's first 512 GB flash storage


To account for the growing storage needs in mobile , Samsung has begun mass producing the industry's first 512-gigabyte (GB) embedded Universal Flash Storage (eUFS) solution for use in next generation smartphones and tablets. That translates to being able to transfer a 5GB Full HD video clip to an SSD in about six seconds, which is about eight times faster than a typical microSD card. Read More »

Unlocked, SIM-Free iPhone X Now Available In The US


Over in the United Kingdom the phone has never had to be tied to a carrier when purchased, and the store is now showing a delivery date of December 13 if you buy it today. Better yet, Apple is finally selling a SIM-free iPhone X online , which means you no longer have to choose your carrier at checkout either. The option also exists to pick up the phone from your local Apple Store, assuming there is one nearby. Read More »

Facebook launches new "Messenger Kids" app


Kids will be able to send photos, videos or other messages to relatives or other contacts accessible through the primary Messenger app, and vice versa. This is why Facebook and many other social media companies prohibit younger kids from joining. After that, parents have to provide their kid's name. Read More »

Honor 7X to launch today, watch live webcast here


The Honor V10 is one of the best smartphones to launch this year, especially for its price range. The Honor 7X smartphone is already available in China and price for the 32GB variant was 1299 Yuan which comes to Rs 12,900, while the 64GB variant was priced at 1700 Yuan, which comes to Rs 17,000. Read More »

Target's app pairs coupons with its credit card for faster checkouts


USA discount store chain Target has become the latest retailer to embrace mobile payments with the introduction of a mobile wallet within its app. One big benefit is faster in-store checkout-up to four times faster than other payment types, in fact. Target , like Walmart , probably has a sufficiently broad and loyal customer base to make the provision of a standalone mobile payment platform viable. Read More »

God Of War's Release Date Has Potentially Leaked


Of course neither date can be confirmed, but the update does seem to come across as being a placeholder date, since we doubt Sony would release the game that late. That means a whole new host of gods and monsters for Kratos to violently dispatch as he journeys with his son Atreus, who will ever-present in the game and able to assist his father during combat. Read More »

Google staff set to weed out extremist content on YouTube


YouTube now wants to use these same technologies, as well as human reviews, to also clamp down on exploitative and otherwise inappropriate content, she said: "Because we have seen these positive results, we have begun training machine-learning technology across other challenging content areas, including child safety and hate speech". Read More »

Apple will release a cheap iPad

Additionally, apart from the regular consumers, the upcoming iPad will also look to attract industrial and service sectors, last week's report adds. While there isn't an exact date of launch of the cheaper iPad, the report says that it could arrive in the second quarter of 2018. Read More »

The Division gets Resistance update tomorrow with new game modes


Tom Clancy's The Division is now available on PC, PS4, and Xbox One, and Update 1.8 will be available in all versions tomorrow. There's no doubt that 2017 has been a big year for Ubisoft , as the company has released plenty of major new games such as Assassin's Creed Origins and South Park: The Fractured But Whole . Read More »

Ericsson 'optimistic' of a big step in 2018

Liberty Media announced plans to introduce a simpler engine formula from 2021 with greater standardised parts in order to attract new manufacturers and to reduce costs, but Marchionne descibed the changes as "playing NASCAR globally", referring to the fact the cars would start to become too similar like a one-make series. Read More »

Overwatch League Uniform Skins Will Be Available for In-Game Purchase


Blizzard will be introducing all 12 Overwatch League in-game uniforms as purchasable skins that will directly support the inaugural season teams. According to League commissioner Nate Nanzer, this currency is being put in place to help account for where money from League-related purchases should go. Read More »