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Fortnite on iOS surpasses $15 million in three weeks


The data comes by way of SensorTower , an analytics firm, which reports that in just the past week alone, the game has earned $6.4 million. Fortnite's iOS version has been out for less than a month, and has already earned a cool $15 million despite still being in beta. Read More »

OnePlus 6 renders leak reveals three colors options and red alert slider


OnePlus has teased that this alert slider will be able to function in two separate ways, the first of them being able to mute notifications and directly put the device in a Do-not-disturb mode. The notch and a vertical rear camera can be seen. We see the OnePlus 6 with a red alert slider, much like what we have seen on the OnePlus 5T Star Wars edition a year ago. Read More »

APC Crisis: Oyegun's Loyalists set for final Showdown with Tinubu's Men


Sunday Tribune checks revealed that Odigie-Oyegun's sympathisers, whose rank has since been depleted following the volte face by the governors, are in final push for a block support from the state chairmen of the ruling party. But at a press briefing yesterday, in Abuja, the spokesman of the forum, Jock Alamba, in company of other members, expressed support for President Muhammadu Buhari's position as regards the tenure extension. Read More »

Jazz seal play-off spot by beating the Lakers


Jae Crowder (18 points) and Royce O'Neale (15 points) gave the Jazz a huge lift off the bench. The Jazz have been 8.4 points per 100 possessions better with Gobert on the floor so far this season. The last time they trailed was at the 2:57 mark of the second quarter during Tuesday's game against the Lakers in Salt Lake City-a span of almost 123 minutes. Read More »

Facebook will allow Messenger users to 'Unsend' messages from recipients' inboxes


Over the past few weeks, the Cambridge Analytica scandal has mushroomed into investigations across continents, including a probe by the U.S. Federal Trade Commission. "We thought the data had been deleted and we should have checked". Cambridge Analytica - the firm at the centre of Facebook users' data breach - has sought an additional time of one week to respond to government's notice questioning the company on alleged misuse of data to profile Indians and influence their voting ... Read More »

Apple Will Reportedly Launch a Red iPhone 8 Today

A leaked Virgin Mobile memo was obtained by MacRumors , which detailed the announcement of just the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus in brand new color models. There are going to be no hardware changes added to the iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus apart from the red-coloured finish. Product Red was founded in 2006 by U2 frontman Bono and ONE Campaign activist Bobby Shriver, and licenses its name to other private companies to highlight efforts to combat HIV/AIDS in eight African countries: Ghana, ... Read More »

San Diego gun store employee talks about sale to YouTube shooter


Commander Geoff Caldwell said he didn't know the total number of shots fired but said that Nasim Aghdam had swapped out a magazine and shot from the second magazine when she killed herself. The family said that YouTube was her livelihood and that making videos was "all she was doing". When police contacted Mr Aghdam early Tuesday morning, they reassured him they had found his daughter "safe in her car" in Mountain View. Read More »

Trying To Curb More Facebook Fallout

But after the story angered many of its users, the social media giant apologised on Saturday (Australian time) and promised to prevent its executives from using the deletion tool until it rolled out the feature to all users. To that end, Facebook also announced Friday that all Facebook pages that have large numbers of followers must now be verified. The federal agency is investigating whether the firm, along with Facebook and Cambridge Analytica , were in compliance with Canada's ... Read More »

Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (VTWV) Declines 2.0145% for April 8

The permissible values for RMI lie in the range between 0 and 100. Many chart analysts believe that an ADX reading over 25 would suggest a strong trend. On the flip side, a reading below -100 may signal a downtrend reflecting weak price action. At the time of writing, the 14-day ADX for Vanguard Funds Plc (VVAL.L) is 21.43. Read More »

Alexandria Capital LLC Has $377000 Position in Walmart Inc (WMT)


Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 6,748,580 shares in the company, valued at approximately $482,118,555.20. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) has declined 11.59% since April 8, 2017 and is downtrending. (NYSE:WMT). Stone Ridge Asset Management Ltd Company owns 1.15% invested in Walmart Inc. Vanguard Grp Incorporated Inc owns 571,714 shares for 0% of their portfolio. Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg Can Delete Old Facebook Messages, but You Can't


Variety has since learned that a Messenger retention feature, which automatically deleted sent messages after 90 days, had been available to multiple Facebook executives. "The professor who was managing the data harvesting process was going back and forth between the United Kingdom and Russia", Wylie said, an apparent reference to Cambridge University lecturer Aleksandr Kogan. Read More »

Facebook Messenger to add 'Unsend' feature


The dissenters include Tesla Inc chief executive Elon Musk and WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton, as well as red-carpet regulars Will Ferrell, Cher, Rosie O'Donnell, Jim Carrey and the band Massive Attack. In the recent weeks, the ephemeral-messaging debacle is not the only time that Facebook seems to have not fully thought through as to how a well-intentioned but quickly rolled-out feature may affect its user base. Read More »

Messenger adds support for sharing HD video, 360-degree photos


Facebook itself has supported 360-degree photos (and videos) for some time now, so I'm kind of surprised this feature wasn't previously available. In the latest version of the Messenger app, users can choose to snap a 360-degree photo with the panorama function on their phones, or via a third-party app. Read More »

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board Boosted Its Stake in Apple INC (AAPL)

The stock decreased 2.56% or $4.42 during the last trading session, reaching $168.38. The iPhone maker reported $1.67 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.66 by $0.01. Kj Harrison And Prtn, Ontario - Canada-based fund reported 61,972 shares. D E Shaw And Co holds 1.26% or 5.42M shares. (NYSE:EXR) by 259,748 shares to 3.99 million shares, valued at $348.83 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. Read More »

"Such Lies From Minister": Sonia Gandhi To NDTV After Row In Parliament


Ananth Kumar, the parliamentary affairs minister, had accused the opposition Congress of not allowing parliament to function and had repeatedly named Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul Gandhi, the Congress president, while doing so. She said the government was guilty of blockade with the help of allies like AIADMK, but was blaming the Congress instead. It didn't let the House function."The BJP will sit in protest against the negative attitude of Congress during the past 23 days, he stated". Read More »

Facebook Messenger Will Soon Let You 'Unsend' Messages Just Like Mark Zuckerberg


He added that now an extended delete message feature would be made available. And until this feature is ready, we will no longer be deleting any executives' messages. As Facebook was coping with its image, through interviews and by kicking Russia's Internet Research Agency off of Facebook because its efforts to influence the outcome of the 2016 USA presidential election, new data revealed that China was doing the same thing. Read More »

Reliance Jio Effect: BSNL's new Rs


This new plan is an answer of BSNL towards the Jio IPL prepaid plan 251 that the company has recently launched for its users. However, BSNL prepaid users can not consume the entire 153 GB of data in a day, as this pack comes with an FUP limit of 3 GB data per day . Read More »

How Many Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (TSE:CM)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

The stock decreased 0.28% or $0.25 during the last trading session, reaching $87.54. About 102,009 shares traded. Among 4 analysts covering Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce (TSE:CM), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. The company was initiated on Tuesday, November 1 by Bank of America. Canaccord Genuity maintained the shares of CM in report on Thursday, August 24 with "Buy" rating. Read More »

Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan


Facebook says it will start requiring political advertisements on its network to state who is paying for the message and it will verify the identity of the advertiser, in a bid to curb outside interference in elections around the world. Facebook said on Wednesday that the personal information of up to 87 million users, mostly in the U.S., may have been improperly shared with political consultancy Cambridge Analytica , up from a previous news media estimate of more than 50 million. Read More »

Facebook COO: Users Who Want Privacy Would Have To Pay For It


MS SHERYL SANDBERG, Facebook COO. Sandberg spoke out during an interview on NBC's Today programme, where she was probed over Facebook's failure to protect user data. The permission process may come as a shock to Facebook users because it will force Facebook to tell them exactly what data it holds on them and whom it shares that data with; and it will force users to examine whether they want that level of information sharing to continue. Read More »

Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (ZAYO): Intraday Technology Mover

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $36.45, up from yesterday's close by 0.52%. About 2.30M shares traded or 17.09% up from the average. The SEC filing shows that Steinfort Matt performed a sale of 1,768 shares. Cipher Capital Lp holds 0.31% or 106,444 shares in its portfolio. Blackrock reported 0.02% stake. Read More »

Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND)


The S&P 500 was up about 0.5 percent. Executives have said the deal won't have much employment impact on Louisville because the home health division that Humana will acquire is largely based in Atlanta - home of Gentiva Health Services, which Kindred bought in 2015. Read More »

OnePlus Bullets Wireless Earbuds To Launch With OnePlus 6


The brief video doesn't actually tell us what kind of gesture controls we can expect, but as Dutch site Techtastic points out, they'll probably be similar to the controls that are now being tested for the OnePlus 5T . "The one goal of this unit is to ensure that we can transcend the current norm with providing our users with what we believe to be a truly "burdenless" user experience". Read More »

YouTube plans new version of 'YouTube Kids' app


The source told Buzzfeed that the new app would exist alongside, but separately to the current YouTube Kids app, but would "only display videos from channels that a team of YouTube curators handpicks", rather than rely on the algorithm now in use that feeds the YouTube Kids app. Read More »

Trains, traffic hit as BJP workers throng for Foundation Day rally


In his letter, Singh has also appealed the Supreme Court to overturn the decision on the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act. His remarks came on a day the budget session of Parliament ended with acrimony between the BJP and the opposition led by Congress over various issues leading to washout of the second leg of budget session. Read More »

Blitzboks through to Hong Kong quarters


Shujaa had earlier thrashed Spain 26-0 courtesy of two tries from Willy Ambaka and a piece each from Collins Injera and Jeffery Oluch. "It is a tough pool on paper but we will leave Hong Kong with a lot of experience and hunger and definitely go there to compete", added the tactician. Read More »

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg on Today Show


More of the interview will air Friday morning on " Today ". CA is under investigation in both the United States and the UK for the way it harvested 87 million users' data from Facebook and then used that to target voters on behalf of President Trump's election campaign in the USA and the Brexit referendum in the UK. Read More »