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Getting the Apple iPhone Battery Upgrade Could Take Weeks

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However, Apple announced in a statement that the effort was created to prevent sudden shutdowns caused by aging batteries. Unfortunately, once they get there, they are facing long lines and being told their stores are out of batteries. If you want to upgrade your iPhone battery, expect to have to wait for several weeks. Months later, one iPhone user discovered that replacing the battery of his iPhone 6s would restore performance to expected levels, posting the evidence on Reddit . Read More »

LG packs its first ever 4K projector for CES 2018

For reference, some of the "affordable" 4K projectors available today come in slightly under $2,000. The company promises superb cinematic experiences thanks to its excellent 4K picture quality and portability, enabling users to create a true movie environment in any room of the house. Read More »

Nokia 6 (2018) will be unveiled this Friday

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Speculations indicate that Nokia 7 Plus will be a bigger version of Nokia 7. Along with a refresh of last year's Nokia phones, it's preparing to launch all-new handsets in nearly every price bracket. We sure are excited to see what Nokia comes up with next year. The device would run Alibaba's YunOS, which is based on Android. Last year's Nokia 7 sported a 5.2-inch display, a glass design with aluminum frame, and a Snapdragon 630 processor. Read More »

Kimberly Clark Corp (NYSE:KMB) Shares Sold by Principal Financial Group Inc

Nomura Holdings Inc who had been investing in P G & E Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $22.66B market cap company. The stock increased 0.08% or $0.04 during the last trading session, reaching $47.89. Investors of record on Friday, December 8th will be paid a $0.97 dividend. Its down 0.01, from 0.97 in 2017Q2. It is negative, as 64 investors sold KMB shares while 404 reduced holdings. Read More »

Apple's New $29 Battery Replacement Fee Is Available Now

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Conspiracy theorists believe Apple is purposely slowing down older iPhones to force customers to upgrade. Apple's battery replacement program for old iPhones has now gone live, a few weeks ahead of schedule. In a lawsuit first filed in 2015, iPhone 4s users claimed they were forced to download an update that made their phones buggy and unusable. To their defense, the company released a statement explaining their move. Read More »

Snap New Year's Eve Party Cost CEO Evan Spiegel $4M

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The 27-year-old billionaire is said to have paid for the party out of pocket to rent out Microsoft Theater and practically every venue facing Microsoft Square , according to documents obtained by TMZ . just had, it certainly fits the timeline. Spiegel acquired the necessary permits to host almost 5,000 guests months ahead of December 31. However, a few photos were shared of a vibrant firework display, an overview of employees at the party, extravagant floral arrangements and video ... Read More »

Samsung is working on glasses that help the visually impaired

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Samsung says on its blog: "While existing directional speakers are primarily stationary due to their size and price, S-Ray is a directional speaker that is made much smaller, lighter and portable with its unique system module while maintaining the advantages of conventional directional speakers and/or earphones". Read More »

Bradley Foster & Sargent INC Has Lifted Position in Costco (COST)

About 1.90 million shares traded. Gardner Russo & Gardner Ltd Llc has invested 0.01% in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). It has outperformed by 8.44% the S&P500. Lord Abbett And Ltd Liability Corp holds 0.08% or 175,600 shares. Zevenbergen Capital Invs Llc owns 3,510 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. Hilton Capital Mngmt Limited Liability Corporation has invested 2.35% of its portfolio in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST). Read More »

These are Steam's best games of 2017

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Valve has released the list of the top selling PC games of 2017 on Steam , measured by gross revenue, and things are looking very good for the big esports games. Games like PUBG , Ghost Recon: Wildlands , Dota 2 , and Rainbow Six Siege were among some of the Platinum titles past year. But PC gamers also enjoyed a pleasant year, as Steam delivered a ton of gaming goodness. Read More »

Apple's $29 iPhone Battery Replacements Available Now

You can download a few diagnostics apps available in the App Store to learn more about the quality of your iPhone's battery. Little fanfare has been made about the change, with Apple saying simply: " We expected to need more time to be ready , but we are happy to offer our customers the lower pricing right away". Read More »

Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra - Leaked Images And Main Features

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It sports thin bezels on the left and right sides, while the chins are as thick. The back camera placement has been changed and it has been joined by a fingerprint sensor now. The report mentioned that the smartphone will be powered by Snapdragon 630 and will feature 21 MP primary camera and dual-cameras on the front. Also staying the same will be the 4GB of RAM, but Sony may be dropping the 32GB onboard storage option and standardizing on 64GB. Read More »

Microsoft (MSFT) PT Set at $100.00 by Royal Bank of Canada

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Fuller & Thaler Asset Management Inc bought 4,675 shares as the company's stock rose 9.26% with the market. The institutional investor held 302,945 shares of the prepackaged software company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $22.57M, up from 155,090 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Read More »

PUBG Corp CEO Talks PlayStation Release

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The interview also mentioned future plans for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds on PS4, with the game now available on PC and Xbox One . But what about PlayStation? Dota 2 , the current title in second place on the list only topped out at 1.29 million players at one time, a slightly impressive margin to say the least. Read More »

Apple Might Buy Netflix: Citi

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Citi analysts Jim Suva and Asiya Merchant have put together a note to investors telling them that there's a 40% likelihood the iPhone maker will buy the rival streaming service. If a 30 percent premium is added, it could well be a purchase of almost $108 billion, much higher than the $3 billion Apple spent to purchase Beats Audio - its largest acquisition so far - in 2004. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi A1 now receiving the Android 8.0 Oreo update

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However, if you don't get update notification, you can still check for it manually by heading over to the Settings menu. This latest update also has a further improvement in security through Google Play Protect that verifies suspicious activities and malware in the application. Read More »

Adventurous OnePlus 5T owners can try Android Oreo

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On Sunday, OnePlus rolled out a new OxygenOS beta that brings Face Unlock functionality to the original OnePlus 5 . The OxygenOS 5.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo update will bring a few new features and improvements such as Picture-in-Picture, Autofill, smart text selection, new quick setting design as well as the Android security patch for December. Read More »

United Kingdom government threatens to tax tech giants over extremism

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Wallace did not name any companies directly, but his criticism of poorly policed radical content is a clear reference to Google (which owns YouTube ) and Facebook . "The Home Secretary and her counterparts across Europe have welcomed our coordinated efforts which are having a significant impact", Mr Milner said in a statement. Read More »

LG shows off world's largest 8K OLED TV just ahead of CES

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Typically when it comes to CES, it's common to see various companies show off the tech that they've been working on, especially when it comes to displays where we see companies put out bigger, brighter, and higher-resolution displays. South Korea's biggest display panel manufacturer LG Display announced Monday that it would unveil the industry's first 8K 88-inch organic light-emitting diode display panel at the Consumer Electronics Show next week, vowing to lead the 8K resolution market. Read More »

Disney Walt Co (DIS) Stake Raised by Saratoga Research & Investment Management

The stock increased 0.35% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $45.88. About 4.54 million shares traded. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. It has outperformed by 44.64% the S&P500. The stock has "Buy" rating by Argus Research on Monday, November 9. The stock has "Outperform" rating by CLSA on Friday, September 23. FBR Capital maintained it with "Buy" rating and $124 target in Monday, August 17 report. Read More »

Rain washes out 2nd T20I between New Zealand and West Indies

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Captain Kane Williamson rejoined the New Zealand team in place of Ross Taylor after being rested for the last two matches of the limited-overs worldwide series and the first match of the Twenty20 series. However, the play was called off because of persistent rain. The three-match series will be decided at the same venue on Wednesday night. Colin Munro got the Kiwis off to a flyer though smashing his way through the powerplay in devastating fashion. Read More »

Apple to fast track discount battery packs for slowed, older iPhones

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Samsung also benefitted from the supply of OLED panels to Apple for use on the iPhone X which had the largest display aspect ratio at 19.5:9. "We know that some of you feel Apple has let you down", Apple said in its posting. In an earlier response , Apple somewhat confirmed what users and the benchmark test discovered. "We will never stop working to earn and maintain it", the statement read. Read More »

Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation (NYSE:MIC) Has Increase in Shorts

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It has underperformed by 5.52% the S&P500. Jay Petschek increased its stake in F M C Corp (FMC) by 310.21% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, August 5 with "Outperform". RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of MIC in report on Wednesday, August 5 with "Outperform" rating. Read More »

(NYSE:UNP) Shares Bought by Shell Asset Management Co

The firm owned 2,595 shares of the railroad operator's stock after selling 145 shares during the period. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA) has risen 41.13% since December 31, 2016 and is uptrending. North Corp invested in 139,624 shares or 2.55% of the stock. Cornerstone Invest Partners Lc invested in 3.64% or 1.44 million shares. Amp Cap Investors accumulated 206,694 shares. Read More »

A new OnePlus 5T (sandstone version?) might be released next month

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OnePlus has posted a teaser video highlighting people's reaction to a product inside a mystery box. As if that wasn't on the nose enough, one person even says "It might be the OnePlus One Sandstone". Besides posting this video, OnePlus has mentioned that the content in the mysterious box will be unveiled in January 2018. There are chances that OnePlus may be looking to offload the Star Wars tag off it and launch a white sandstone variant of the OnePlus 5T with broader availability. Read More »