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Square Cash expands bitcoin buying and selling to all users

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We've made it just as easy to buy and sell BTC straight from your Cash App balance. Square shares are up 2.1% Wednesday and 218% over the past 12 months, whereas the S&P 500 Index is up 24% in that time. More than 1 million people have joined the wait list since the announcement . A few months ago we wrote that Square's peer-to-peer payment app called Square Cash was running a bitcoin trial for select users. Read More »

Apple delays big new iOS features to focus on stability in 2018

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The company is looking to address criticisms that it has put new products and features ahead of ensuring quality. Fried suggested in her reports that iPad apps would be able to run natively on macOS. It seems that Apple will focus on ironing out these bugs, ensuring that they are cut out before iOS 12 is launched. Whether that tactic will end up playing out well for Apple or working against it, not to mention exactly how this implementation will work without touchscreens on Mac computers, ... Read More »

US Regulators CFTC Sends Subpoenas to Bitfinex, Tether

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Each USDT would retain a value equivalent to one USA dollar through a reserve system that ensured that for each USDT created, there would be one US dollar in a reserve account. According to CryptoCompare, "USDT is a cryptocurrency asset issued on the Bitcoin blockchain via the Omni Layer Protocol". More than 2.2 billion tokens have been issued so far. Read More »

Animated Super Mario Bros. Film Announced

This confirms an earlier report from the Wall Street Journal back in November . There have been rumblings of a Mario feature, but Nintendo of America made it official on their Twitter account saying, "Nintendo and Illumination are partnering on a movie starring Mario , co-produced by Shigeru Miyamoto and Chris Meledandri! ". Read More »

Police say threat made on Redding high school was fake

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They took a night school student into custody, and discovered a gun when they arrested him. The student did not report any injuries. The Appleton Area School District has concluded a separate, parallel investigation to the Appleton Police Department's investigation of the January 23rd incident that occurred at Appleton East High School involving a teacher. Read More »

Microsoft earnings: 96 cents per share, vs expected EPS of 86 cents

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Since Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella took the helm in 2014, Microsoft's cloud business - which includes products such as Office 365, Dynamic 365 and Azure computing platform - has emerged as a major growth driver. Revenue in this segment grew 25% from the same quarter in 2016. Windows commercial products and cloud services revenue declined 4% due to the impact of an apparent larger deal the company made past year. Read More »

Chelsea FC sign striker Olivier Giroud on 18-month contract

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Giroud's move to Chelsea is expected to result in Michy Batshuayi moving on loan to Dortmund as a replacement for Aubameyang . Batshuayi completes a combination of transfers that sees him replace Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang at Dortmund, after the Gabon worldwide joined Arsenal, while Olivier Giroud has signed for Chelsea from the Emirates. Read More »

Overwatch Patch Finally Adds 4k Support on Xbox one X

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Is this nerf enough to remove Mercy from the meta? See the detailed list of changes here below. Adding the change to Junkrat over concerns that because of the "flexibility his double-charge Concussion Mine provides" and that it has become "a bit too easy to throw out huge bursts of damage in a large area" and thus, giving him an unfair advantage when compared with other characters. Read More »

House Republicans vote to release secret FISA memo

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The GOP-controlled House Intelligence Committee voted along party lines Monday to release the classified memo, which Democrats said was crafted exclusively as a means to discredit the Russian Federation probe. Following the vote in the House Intelligence Committee, the White House has five days to decide whether to release the memo. "Republican must cease their efforts to undermine Special Counsel Mueller's investigation", Pelosi said. Read More »

Microsoft's cloud bet continues to pay off in latest earnings

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About 15.94M shares traded. Yelp Inc (NYSE:YELP) was reduced too. Jpmorgan Chase & Company decreased its stake in Microsoft Corp ( MSFT ) by 1.11% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with "Buy" on Tuesday, September 26. Goldman Sachs Group set a $100.00 price target on shares of Microsoft and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. Read More »

How to send an SMS text message with Amazon Alexa

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Michael Boychuk, Amazon executive creative director, said: "We're always trying to innovate on behalf of our customers and even though I think we've proved conclusively that nobody could ever replace Alexa, we hope that viewers have as much fun watching this, as we had making it". Read More »

Kashmir: Death toll in Shopian rises to 3

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The Army said its personnel had fired in self-defence after a junior level officer fell unconscious following the attack. Also, around ten people were injured in the army firing. "The crowd further closed in towards the vehicle and attempted to set them on fire", read the Army statement. He was also involved in the mob attack over the Security forces on Saturday. Read More »

Two New DualShock 4 Controller Colors Announced

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While the new Dualshock 4 controllers aren't branded with logos or feature a flashy design, the colors are attractive and they will make a welcome addition to Sony's controller lineup. Both DualShock 4 controllers will be available to snap up in Europe from March 7. Check out the looks of the new controllers below, and tell us which one you're picking up in the comments! Starting this March, you'll be able to pick up both the Midnight Blue and Steel Black controllers in both the USA ... Read More »

All-Electric Jaguar I-PACE's Cold-Weather Tests Bode Well for Canada

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The news came by way of yet another JLR teaser video, this one showing the by-now-familiar camouflaged I-Pace prototype in wintry conditions at a test site in Arjeplog, Sweden. The I-Pace will feature a 90-kilowatt-hour lithium-ion battery that should deliver a range of 220 miles or more. Set to debut at the Geneva motor show, Jaguar has made a decision to demonstrate the I-Pace's ability to deal with the arctic conditions of nations like Sweden, with temperatures as low as -40 degrees ... Read More »

Starbucks Corp Com (SBUX) Stake Has Lifted by Barrett Asset Management Llc

The stock decreased 0.55% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $39.8. About 1.95M shares traded. The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) has risen 16.70% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. The direction of this stock is getting Strengthening.This is an indicator for investors to know whether the stock is heading towards a Buy or Sell, or whether the Hold is advancing towards a Buy or a Sell. Read More »

West Ham To Accept £16m Swansea Bid For Andre Ayew

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I told the players we are ready to do something different and I said after the win at Watford we are not dead, we are breathing. The Swans beat Liverpool 1-0 in a shock victory at the Liberty Stadium last Monday and will be looking to take confidence from that result when they entertain the Gunners. Read More »

Monster Hunter World Sales Reached 1.35 Million Within A Week In Japan

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These crossover events are not limited to just Capcom franchises either as PlayStation 4 owners get a bonus tie-in with the critically acclaimed " Horizon: Zero Dawn " that allows players to dress up as Aloy, the protagonist of the game. This number counts all physical copy sales including limited editions and console bundles, but it does not include digital sales. Sale of Monster Hunter World also pushed PS4 and PS4 Pro hardware sales from 44,910 units to 140,432 units between Jan 22 to ... Read More »

Family of Robert Godwin Sr. files lawsuit against Facebook

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The day before Steve killed Robert, he had posted a video on Facebook where he detailed his plans to kill. The family of an OH man whose killing was posted on Facebook is suing the social network, alleging Facebook had the "ability to alert law enforcement, with more than sufficient time to act and prevent" the death. Read More »

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds latest patch adds better loot to Miramar

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The developers of " PUBG " have not yet implemented a map selection setting in " PUBG " so far, but in the meantime, they have introduced a set of improvements for Miramar. Game Rant is unable to verify whether this is a bannable offense and so anyone who uses these methods does so at their own risk. Players are preempting the inevitable map selection update from PUBG Corp by deleting specific files so they don't have to play on the desert map.and it's working. Read More »

H&M India sales almost double to Rs 955 crore in 2017

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Karl-Johan Persson, chief executive of H&M, said: "2017 was a year where we made more steps forward and did more groundwork for the future, but we have also made some mistakes that have slowed us down". H&M, the world's second-largest clothing firm, had said it would open 50 stores in India with an investment of Rs 700 crore by 2020. On its plans for online expansion in new markets, H&M said it "will continue in 2018 to among others India and via franchise partners to Saudi Arabia and the ... Read More »

Making stocks you should surely buy: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD)

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The company is benefiting from strong graphics processor unit (GPU) sales. Elsewhere, can the Ryzen processor family continue to grow in demand and to what extent can AMD capitalize on high-growth industries like gaming and blockchain? Further, the company's collaborations with Baidu, Amazon, Tencent, Microsoft and JD.com are other positive. Read More »

Microsoft OneDrive now supports iOS 11's Files, drag and drop

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More and more, people around the world are working on the go, changing locations and devices as they create and collaborate with others throughout their day. OneDrive Files app support - Today we're also announcing native support for the Files app in iOS 11. File names are now easier to read and the company has made thumbnails larger and more details so that shared files can be spotted easily in the app. Read More »

Asus Zenfone 5 Series will be on 27 Feb at MWC 2018

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Nearly all the smartphones under the Zenfone 4 series came with dual cameras, and the company might continue the same with the upcoming Zenfone 5 smartphones. It is supposed that the device which is certified through WiFi Alliance is Zenfone 5 Max. This is what you should expect on the Asus ZenFone 5 Lite, which has recently been cleared by Russian authorities. Read More »

Battle for Azeroth Set to Release This Summer

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You'll also unlock the ability to play as the new Allied Races variants, like the Highmountain Tauren, Lightforged Draenei, Void Elves, and Nightborne. The Hearthstone bonus is an Azeorth Is Burning card pack, while the StarCraft II goodies are sprays themed around the Horde and Alliance. A Collector's Edition of Battle for Azeroth is also on the way. Read More »

Amazon opens plant-filled "The Spheres" buildings

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Lighting is designed for creating an equatorial effect with 12 hours of shade and sun. "Alexa, open the Spheres", Bezos said, as a circle in the Spheres' ceiling turned blue just like Amazon's speech-controlled devices, whose voice assistant is named Alexa. Read More »

Apple being probed by U.S. agencies over iPhone slowdown

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Consumers so far have filed some 50 proposed class action lawsuits over Apple's latest iPhone software update, which they allege caused unexpected shutdowns and hampered the performance of iPhone models of the SE, 6 and 7 lines. The iPhone maker reported $2.07 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.87 by $0.20. Apple plans to release an iPhone software update in the next few months with new features that let users monitor the health of their ... Read More »

Samsung enjoys record profits thanks to booming memory chip business

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Operating profit came to 15.15 trillion won in the fourth quarter, up 64.3 percent won from a year earlier, it said. Fourth quarter earnings were driven by the components business, with the largest contribution coming from the memory business that manufactures DRAM and NAND chips, the company said. Read More »

You can now use Alexa to send SMS messages

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Now if you say " Alexa , send a message", you can choose to send a text message or a message through the Alexa app. You'll still be reaching for your phone most of the time, then, but this could be helpful if you want to let a friend know you're on your way while you're racing out the door. Read More »