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Most Active Stock: AU Optronics Corp. (AUO)

Finally, BidaskClub upgraded shares of AU Optronics Corp from a sell rating to a hold rating in a report on Friday, June 9th. Newer companies are less likely to pay dividends because they don't have a long record of profits and they are more likely to use their profits to pay for further growth of the company. Read More »

Say What? Researchers Develop First Battery-Free Mobile Phone


Now, a group of computer scientists have a phone prototype that has no battery at all - instead, it gets its energy from ambient radio signals and light . Like a walkie talkie, the user must press a button to switch between listening and transmitting modes. The team had to create a custom base cell station. Read More »

Between The Numbers: Pepsico, Inc. (PEP), Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)


Alpha Windward LLC increased its stake in Mondelez International by 0.4% in the first quarter. The Trian Fund Management Lp holds 44.23M shares with $1.96 billion value, down from 48.03 million last quarter. "(MDLZ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 28, 2017" on June 27, 2017. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.76%. National Bank & Trust Hapoalim Bm reported 0.28% of its portfolio in Mondelez International Inc (NASDAQ:MDLZ). Read More »

OIHN CMO emphasizes negative impact of ACA repeal on Oakland County

After opening remarks, the floor was opened to attendees. Hoeven had been at the UND School of Medicine and Health Sciences earlier in the day and had come to the hospital to talk to constituents about the GOP health care bill making its way through the Senate as a possible replacement of the Affordable Care Act , also known as Obamacare. Read More »

Apple to Release Three iPhone Models With OLED Displays Next Year?


The OLED screen would roll out on all new iPhones, including the iPhone 8, sometime in 2018, while two other models will reportedly release in 2019 with liquid-crystal displays. They may improve the selfie quality. It also looks like the iPhone 8 device size, which will be roughly 5.8-inches. The iPhone 7S may pack the 2GB RAM. Read More »

Arsenal increase offer to £40m for Tottenham target Thomas Lemar of Monaco


Bosnia and Herzegovina worldwide Sead Kolasinac has also joined the Gunners on a free transfer from German side Schalke. Arsenal's lack of UEFA Champions League competition could also complicate their hopes of tempting Europe's top talents, although Lemar could follow Lacazette's lead by trusting in their vision with a move this summer. Read More »

NYCFC star David Villa headlines MLS All-Star team's Fan XI


Tim Howard , who carried the US on his back at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, will be the starting goalie for the MLS squad. New York City's David Villa , Toronto's Michael Bradley and Chicago's Bastian Schweinsteiger are among the fan selections for next month's Major League Soccer All-Star game. Read More »

Woman Charged With Killing Her Husband & Children Smiles In Court

She remains in serious condition. Authorities also placed her under an hold for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement . Martinez shook her head and then wagged her finger at the camera as the judge reviewed the charges. Martinez qualified for a court-appointed attorney, but she said she did not need one. She crossed the border at an unknown time and location, Cox said. Read More »

Featured Stock for Investors: Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)


Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 84,869,602 shares of the oil and gas producer's stock valued at $1,340,940,000 after buying an additional 2,870,533 shares in the last quarter. Centurylink Invest Mngmt owns 12,599 shares. The oil and gas producer reported ($0.07) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of ($0.08) by $0.01. Read More »

McConnell Says He'll Rework Health Bill


At least I have options; people on the edge of health will not survive. While those and many of Paul's other points are worthy of consideration, there is one part of Paul's health care reform wish list that is particularly important and worthy of significant attention: his call for "association health plans". Read More »

Uber will be allowed to depose Alphabet CEO Larry Page


Waymo says former self-driving leader Anthony Levandowski downloaded more than 14,000 confidential design files before leaving Alphabet and founding his own self-driving start-up, which was swiftly bought out by Uber . "Waymo's retreat on three of their four patent claims is yet another sign that they have overpromised and can't deliver", said Chelsea Kohler, an Uber spokeswoman, in an emailed statement. Read More »

Kmarts in Fitchburg, Springfield to close in latest round of Sears cuts


The retailer, which has been struggling to adapt as shopping migrates to e-commerce, closed all five of its Louisville-area Kmart locations last year and earlier this year. The company said the store was not profitable. Despite this challenge, we have been working and fighting hard to improve our operational performance and streamline our organization. Read More »

Google Blocks App Released: Now You Can Create 3D Objects in VR


Google has a new virtual reality tool. Google has unveiled its new 3D-modelling tool, named 'Blocks' , to simplify the process to create compelling virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) experiences. When your creation is ready, you can export it as an OBJ to use in AR or VR apps you're developing. That software also requires building 3D objects on a 2D screen-something our brains aren't wired to do. Read More »

FP1: Hamilton sets new lap record in Austria


There had been calls for Vettel to be hit with penalties for this race after he drove his vehicle into Hamilton's at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix in protest to what he considered a risky braking manoeuvre. "There's been a couple of Fridays that we've started the weekend with not a well-balanced vehicle at all, and now at least it is more or less there, definitely much better in practice two", he said. Read More »

US Economy Gains 222000 Job; Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly


The government said job gains occurred in health care, social assistance, financial activities, and mining. Job growth had appeared to decelerate in April and May, but in its latest release the Labor Department revised the job creation estimates to 207,000 in April from 174,000, and to 152,000 in May from 138,000. Read More »

Vivo X9s And X9s Plus Price In India Specifications Features Review Comparison


The Vivo X9s comes with a 5.5-inch Full HD display, while the X9s Plus has a larger 5.85-inch Full HD display. The X9s will go on sale starting July 20 while its registrations will be open from July 14. The smartphone is powered by a 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 (MSM8976) octa-core processor coupled with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded via a microSD card. Read More »

Minutes Of New Monster Hunter World Gameplay Shows More Monsters


Capcom UK's YouTube channel has published an English-language Monster Hunter World gameplay video , which complements the more prolific Japanese assets floating around and is also in glorious HD, which is a first. The demo takes place within the lush greenery of the Ancient Forest as the player tracks down an all-new beast called Anjanath. By using surivial skills and tools (and did we mention the 14 weapons classes?), hunters will be able to lure monsters into traps and pit them ... Read More »

Xbox One X benchmarks detail 4K capabilities


It's a fascinating insight into the performance characteristics of the Scorpio Engine. One crafty gamer, probably inspired by Dr. Frankenstein, has chose to unify the gaming world with just one console , by combining the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Read More »

Stock Showing Surging Activity: Yamana Gold, Inc. (AUY)

Comparatively, AUY posted earnings of $0.04 per share in the same quarter, a year earlier. In other news, insider Sofia Tsakos purchased 25,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, May 5th. After $0.17 actual EPS reported by Heartland Express, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 5.88% EPS growth. Large investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. Read More »

Afghan All-Girl Robotics Team Denied US Visas


Members of the Afghan robotics girls team that was denied entry into the United States for a competition, work on their robots in Herat province, Afghanistan, on July 4. "It's more than 160 countries so we'd have the chance to mingle ", Ceesay said. Joe Sestak , a U.S. congressman who is president of the the competition, said: "I'm deeply saddened about the Afghan team not getting visas". Read More »

Sebastian Vettel: I'm in control of my temper


I had the chance to quickly talk to Lewis after the race but I don't want to pump this up more than it is already, I think it is my right, our right, to keep this between us. "For me, I just said that I still have the utmost respect for him as a driver and will continue to race him hard throughout the rest of the season in the same way I always have". Read More »

Cameramaker RED just announced a phone with a holographic display


The Hydrogen One's defining feature is its " holographic display", a feature never before seen in smartphones. RED claims that the Hydrogen One can switch easily "between 2D content, holographic mute-view content, 3D content, and interactive games" - no VR headset needed, like with glasses-free 3D television. Read More »

Delhi University includes GST in curriculum for commerce students


The concept of GST will be introduced in the curriculum of all commerce programmes. The move aims to help commerce students comprehend the newly introduced tax reform. Both raised their monthly fees in response to the new tax, which requires 10% GST to be applied to digital products. In a meeting concluded last week, the academic council accepted the recommendations made by the faculty of commerce and business. Read More »

Halo 5 4K Update Confirmed For Xbox One X


It was odd to many, that Phil Spencer didn't mention Halo 5: Guardians and Halo: The Master Chief Collection at E3 when the Xbox One X was officially revealed. There's a lot more Halo-related information and features on the way in what's called the Halo Summer Celebration. Longtime fans have even more reason to celebrate. Read More »

Instagram now lets you reply to stories with photos and videos


Instead of scrolling through emojis to find the ideal expression, tap the camera button and make things extra personal by using your own face. For example, if you're watching a friend's Story and want to reply to something in particular, you can tap the camera button, shoot a reply, then get back to finishing the Story. Read More »

Nintendo's Online app for Switch is launching on July 21st


SplatNet 2 isn't just a direct sequel to SplatNet - it's so much more. If you're planning on making a big splash with Splatoon 2 , you'll certainly want to take advantage of these new augments meant to make multiplayer even simpler. It should also be viewable on Nintendo's YouTube channel . So expect a fresh wave of fashion, not to mention new weapons and gear. As always, Turf War is the favored sport among Inklings, but they also dig ranked battles, taking down Octarians in a robust ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 Appears On Geekbench


From the benchmarks, the upcoming Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 is set to pick up from where the 2016 model left off, at least in terms of hardware specs. The Mi Mix 2 , as per the listing, will be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor with 6 gigs of RAM and Android 7.1.1 Nougat-based MIUI under the hood. Read More »

Pakistani rupee strengthens after Dar's statement


Prime Minister Sharif has rejected allegations of any wrongdoing. He was of the view that manipulation was behind the "artificial" rise of the interbank United States dollar versus Pakistani rupee exchange rate, which had negatively affected the country's foreign exchange markets. Read More »