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SEMA 2017: Supercharged 6.2-litre Hemi crate motor now available


Offering an earth-moving 527kW (707hp) and 880Nm, the potent bent-eight brings to the table a 3.6 second 0-100km/h time and 320km/h speed ceiling when employed in the 2017kg Dodge Challenge Hellcat . It is believed that FCA Australia is evaluating the Hellcrate for Australia. The former includes a PCM (Powertrain Control Module), fuel pump control module, engine and chassis wiring harnesses, fuse and relay box, ground jumper, accelerator pedal, oxygen sensors, and charge air temperature ... Read More »

Instagram Introduces Preview Tiles For Stories

Stories already have pride of place at the very top of the main feed, but they also appear mid-feed, within a panel that's sandwiched between regular posts. The Stories preview box now has a tiled design that is more obvious when scrolling through the Instagram feed. After the release of its SuperZoom creative tool Instagram is testing another new tool " Stop Motion ". Read More »

Apple's Cook, Facebook's Zuck meets with Chinese president


In a post on his Facebook page on Saturday, Zuckerberg wrote he was in Beijing for the annual meeting. Facebook's Zuckerberg has also been very active in China , eager to get his popular social network unblocked in the world's most populous nation, where it has been banned since 2009 and held behind the country's so-called Great Firewall. Read More »

Super Mario Run downloads top 200 million


Super Mario Odyssey could be on its way to sell the most copies for the Nintendo Switch in 2017. XAutoplay: On | OffThe " Super Mario " maker now expects to sell 14 million units of the unique $300 console, which can be configured to be played at home or as a portable system. Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) shows Price to Sale ratio of 0

About 171,508 shares traded. It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website . Skytop Mgmt Lc owns 135,000 shares for 6.98% of their portfolio. Activision Blizzard, Inc ( ATVI ) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Nov 02 AMC at 0.43, whereas, 25 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at 0.89. Read More »

Razer's First Smartphone Leaks Again: 120Hz IGZO Display, 8GB RAM, 4000mAh Battery


The details about the pricing and exact availability remain a mystery at this point, however, a post on blog seems to indicate that the Razer Phone might end being a Three exclusive in United Kingdom market. Furthermore, the "Razer Phone" is also listed with dual autofocus cameras with LED flash. Long-life 4,000 mAh lithium-ion battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+. Read More »

Europa League: Cologne fined £53000 after crowd trouble at Arsenal game


The club have also been ordered to pay a settlement to Arsenal over damage caused by their fans. There were clearly thousands of away supporters sitting among Arsenal fans and flares were set off in the stands. The Bundesliga club have been punished for crowd disturbances, setting off fireworks, throwing objects and acts of damage. UEFA acted on "racist behavior" and "illicit chants" by Skenderbeu fans during a 0-0 draw against visiting Serbian club Partizan Belgrade on October 19. Read More »

Apple Designing iPhones, iPads Without Qualcomm Parts, WSJ Says


The Wall Street Journal first reported that Apple could drop Qualcomm chips Monday. The legal battle between Qualcomm and Apple over patent royalties, which led Qualcomm to seek an injunction banning iPhone sales in China , may end up permanently damaging the San Diego based chip designer. Read More »

Sony announces Special Forces virtual reality shooter Blood and Truth

While The London Heist was described as a "love letter to classic cockney gangster movies", Blood and Truth draws its inspiration from "more classic action movies" and Hollywood blockbusters, according to the studio. Take a look at the games first trailer just above to get an idea of what you're missing. In Blood and Truth players will come face to face with enemies, uncover secrets and experience the "thrill of the chase". Read More »

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (CHKP) Analysts See $1.12 EPS

The stock increased 0.14% or $0.04 on October 27, reaching $28.72. Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) has declined 20.35% since October 29, 2016 and is downtrending. The company was downgraded on Friday, August 28 by Vetr. The firm has "Hold" rating given on Tuesday, December 15 by Evercore. Check Point Software Technologies (NASDAQ:CHKP) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 31st. Read More »

Square centralizes its tech in a two-screen $1000 register


It features a built-in seller display and a detachable, customisable customer display. Businesses and individuals still have the option to use iPads and mobile devices with Square instead of the register. Square's shares have more than tripled in the past 12 months as investors have bought into the effort by the San Francisco-based company to provide all-in-one software and hardware products to small and medium-sized business. Read More »

The Hong Kong Massacre coming to PS4 in 2018

It is held every four years, with 70 countries expected to participate in Paris next year. The Federation of Gay Games (FGG) General Assembly chose Hong Kong over Guadalajara, Mexico and Washington, DC in a vote in Paris on Monday. "Thank you all for your love and support". She said the city committed to putting $2 million toward the games. No Asian city has hosted the games since their inception. Read More »

Watch The Amazing New Launch Trailer For Star Wars Battlefront II


This is the fourth major installment in the series and a direct sequel to the 2015 reboot. Whereas many proclaimed that the first title was monotonous and two dimensional, the team made a decision to listen to their fans' advice and implementing more Multiplayer aspects than ever on top of a killer storyline featuring a badass new protagonist; Iden Versio. Read More »

HTC U11 Life - Another Android One smartphone to watch out for


You'll see it all on 11.02.2017. Earlier this month we heard that the HTC U11 Life will cost around €400 and now a new rumor narrows down the price range and offers a few additional tidbits. HTC would be rolling its very first smartphone in the market that will have a almost bezel-less display to offer. The first thing that we've noticed is T-Mobile's mention of Android 7.1.1 Nougat with Edge Sense instead of Oreo. Read More »

Essential Phone early adopters get $200 vouchers

In case you're purchasing an Essential Phone, this brings the cost down to as low as $299 ($499 short the $200 rebate). The rebate is being offered through a $200 Friends and Family code, yet tragically, won't be discounted to users directly - rather, they can utilize the price cut to purchase frill like the Essential Camera or another Essential Phone. Read More »

Shadow of the Colossus' Paris Games Week Trailer Pits Wander Against Phalanx


For many that haven't played the game in quite a while (if not at all previously), it's quite astonishing how handsome it looks with the HD remaster, especially from a perspective of colorization. In case you're anxious about the port, it's worth reminding that Bluepoint Games is behind it and they are considered to be the best development studio for remaster/remake projects after God of War Collection, The Ico & Shadow of the Colossus Collection, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection, Flower, ... Read More »

The Gardens Between Comes To PS4 Next Year


The Gardens Between is a surreal puzzle adventure that follows best friends, Arina and Frendt, as they fall into a mysterious world of lovely garden islands. The Gardens Between features a rich and colorful art style depicting a fantastical world that draws inspiration from contemporary illustration, landscape design and architecture. Read More »

'EVE: Valkyrie' studio is shutting down its VR department


CCP shuttered its North American studio, which created the VR sports game Sparc . CCP has been a big player in the triple-A VR development arena. But CCP has now made a decision to halt VR production to concentrate on Eve Online . Despite receiving significant investments specifically for VR development, the studio is changing its policy away from VR titles and towards PC and mobile videogames. Read More »

Monster Hunter World Beta Coming to PS4 on December 9

Now, instead of robot dinosaurs, Aloy can hunt actual dinosaurs. Watch the new trailer below. A beta for the game launches on December 9 and will be available across all platforms. During the PlayStation Media Showcase for Paris Games Week, Capcom revealed that there be a PlayStation 4 beta for Monster Hunter: World . The beta is perfectly timed with the launch in Japan of a limited edition PS4 Pro featuring a special design based on the game, which is launching weeks before the game is ... Read More »

Microsoft is Bringing Premium Features to Office 365

It's automatic-We activate the premium benefits based on the email address you used to sign up for your Office 365 subscription. Existing users can continue to use the service, and even renew their subscriptions. Finally, Office 365 Home and Personal subscribers will also now have a larger mailbox storage size of 50GB, compared to the 15GB offered to a standard free account. Read More »

Call of Duty: WWII Carentan map revealed in new trailer


But perhaps even better than the whole trailer itself was more information that was provided at the end, details about when players could expect their first DLC to drop. This map will be available as a bonus on day 1 for Season Pass and Digital Deluxe Edition owners. Essentially serving as an advertisement for the Carentan map , the new trailer for Call of Duty: WW2 still has some worthwhile gameplay footage for those looking forward to the game. Read More »

Final Fantasy XV Episode Ignis releasing December 13

The release date was revealed in a new trailer that was shown during Sony's PlayStation Media Showcase pre-show at Paris Games Week 2017. Final Fantasy XV originally released for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in November of past year. The biggest news is that Chrono Trigger composer Yasunori Mitsuda will be scoring the DLC. Final Fantasy XV is out now for PS4 and Xbox One. Developer and publisher Square Enix has announced the game's minimum and recommended system requirements ... Read More »

Skype's controversial mobile redesign is coming to Windows and Mac today


To be clear, people running the Anniversary Update or higher won't be able to download this new Skype app, though the "classic" desktop app is still available if you want it. Skype's basic design has also seen some attention. Or users with Skype for Mac, the Windows 10 November 2016 feature update and lower, Windows 8, Windows 7 or Linux and are using automatic updates will receive the new client in time from Microsoft. Read More »

Far Cry 5 trailer showcases intense co-op action

Showing off huge adventures, weapons galore, and some good old fashioned off-roading; Far Cry 5 doesn't just promise an immersive story of pride and patriotism, but also an awesome experience for gamers to share. In Far Cry 5 , you take on Joseph Seed and his fanatical followers in Hope County, Montana. Below the Far Cry 5 co-op trailer are details following its reveal. Read More »

Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris Revealed at Sony Press Conference


You, however, are the one force they could not expect coming, and thus the only one who can stop them. While Bungie has supported the game with special events, we now know when its first substantial expansion pack will launch. It will have you fighting on Mercury to hunt down a rogue Guardian named Osiris. Curse of Osiris comes out on 5th December. Since Sony prefaced the Curse of Osiris footage by talking about how it has secured console-exclusive content for games on PS4, one would ... Read More »

Newcastle have one out for Burnley trip; attacker could feature


The Clarets host Newcastle United tonight, five years to the day since Dyche joined the Clarets, and Ward says the Englishman is still looking for improvements despite establishing the club in the Premier League . They have been renowned for their high energy levels throughout their manager's tenure and Ward, who has previously worked under the likes of Mick McCarthy , Martin O'Neill and Giovanni Trapattoni for club and country, admits nobody has worked him harder than Dyche. Read More »

An Apple analyst believes all iPhones will have Face ID in 2018


The new device comes with an edge-to-edge display, offering a complete redesign on Apple's previous models, along with wireless charging and new Face ID technology, which allows users to unlock the phone just by looking at it, without typing in a code or using their fingerprint. Read More »

Analysts Set Ford Motor Company (F) PT at $12.49


It has underperformed by 33.33% the S&P500. Finally, Oxford Asset Management purchased a new stake in Ford Motor in the first quarter worth $3,517,000. Therefore 33% are positive. F&M Bank had 50 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Jefferies Group reaffirmed a "sell" rating on shares of Ford Motor in a report on Sunday, September 4th. Read More »

Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) Position Boosted by Advisor Partners LLC

Barclays Capital maintained Shaw Communications Inc (USA) (NYSE:SJR) rating on Friday, October 23. (NASDAQ:SPSC) on Friday, October 27 with "Buy" rating. Ironwood Investment Management LLC raised its stake in Cisco Systems by 5.0% in the second quarter. The correct version of this piece can be viewed at Read More »

BMW Z8 that belonged to Steve Jobs is out for auction

Jobs, who died six years ago, had a "penchant for German automobiles and design", the auction listing claims, noting that he also owned BMW motorcycles and Mercedes-Benz SLs. Jobs bought the silver convertible in 2000 and owned it for three years. For that money, you get the museum-condition auto and its 400-horsepower V-8 engine, the factory hardtop, service records, two keys, and a copy of the original pink slip with Jobs' name and address on it. Read More »

Apple Bounces Back in China with 40% Growth after Eight Slow Quarters


The trend seen by Kantar is now confirmed in a new research report today and that's great news as Apple reports their fiscal Q4 financials on Thursday. The projections suggest the iPhone maker shipped 11 million smartphones in the current quarter, an impressive 40 per cent rise from 8 million in the third quarter in 2016 - its highest rate of growth since 2015. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 2 received a permanent price cut in India


At the time of the launch , the 4GB+64GB model was priced at Rs. 16,999, while the 4GB+32GB model was priced at Rs. 14,999. When compared to its predecessor aka Mi Max - the Mi Max 2 features smaller bezels and boasts a sleeker design. There is 4GB of RAM on-board as well as a 5300 mAh battery. The phone features a 5MP front camera with f/2.0 aperture and 85-degree wide angle lens for selfies. Read More »

Airtel, Celkon partner for 4G phone at Rs1,349 effective price


Called the Celkon Smart 4G , the smartphone comes bundled with data benefits from Airtel. Under the new offer, customers will need to pay Rs. 2,849 to buy the handset, and then buy recharges worth Rs. SIM Support - Dual-SIM support; Not locked to Airtel network. Earlier this month, the company launched a smartphone in partnership with the Indian handset maker, Karbonn. Read More »

Deepika Padukone planning a "lighter" film post 'Padmavati'?


The dashing hunk, who essays the role of the courageous Rajput, too has cast a magical spell on the audience while Ranveer Singh, who plays Sultan Alauddin Khilji, has left people spellbound by the glimpses of his performance in the film. His first wife was named Rani Nagmati, in the film; the role is playing by the actress Apuapriya Goenka of Nagmati. Nobody knew what role the woman is playing in the film until now. Read More »

Amazon to start voice support to low-end Kindle


As with the Oasis, you'll need Bluetooth speakers or headphones to listen in, because the Kindles don't have a 3.5mm headphone jack or built-in speakers. Given the rising popularity of audio books in the recent past, the integration between Audible (Amazon subsidiary) and the Kindle is being perceived as a positive move. Read More »

Airtel FRC 144 offers unlimited calls, data benefits for new users


Airtel has been offering several new attractive plans recently to retain its customer base and attract new customers. This is a limited period offer, though the brand has not revealed when it will end it. The validity of plan is 28 days and it doesn't offer any SMS benefits. The term no FUP could be understood as the users can consume their data either at one go or they can spend it bit by bit till 28 days after recharge. Read More »

Aadhar: SC says Mamata can't challenge Central Act


The State had filed a writ petition under Article 32 of the Constitution. This is not the first petition in the SC to challenge the mandatory linking, but West Bengal became the first State to openly question the Centre's decision as unconstitutional. Read More »

College Football Playoff picks after Week 9

Wisconsin moved up one spot to No. 4 to make it three Big Ten teams among the top seven. It was No. 25 in the coaches' poll last week . Oklahoma (No. Mississippi State re-entered the poll at No. 21 after a 35-14 victory over Texas A&M , while Memphis is 22nd. Alabama plays No. 19 LSU on Saturday and will likely tie Ohio State's record if it wins out with six polls left this season. Read More »

Everton are in a relegation battle, admits David Unsworth


Gueye who was sent off in Everton's last league encounter against Arsenal will be available for their trip to Leicester City on Sunday having missed their midweek League Cup defeat to Chelsea. Unsworth was frustrated with his team's first-half showing. But it doesn't matter on reputation or value on that player. "Whoever gets the honour of being Everton boss, including me, needs time with this set of players". Read More »

United States pressure delays Israel's annexation bill


While Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had previously expressed support for the legislation, U.S. officials told the Jerusalem Post that ihe Trump administration "discourages" further action on the bill, which it sees as an impediment to an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal. Read More »

Senate Leader, Others Ask Buhari to Re-Contest in 2019


When word got to President Buhari on the incident, he immediately reached across to both the Senate President and House Speaker and apologised to them, requesting that they should come back to the villa. We must get back to the trenches, draw our own battle plan and battle line. These people that are calling the shots today were not there and when the chips are down, they will disappear and melt into the system. Read More »

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI) Gaining Traction, Up 2.41% For The Week

About shares traded. Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (BBN) has risen 1.64% since October 27, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 3.59% the S&P500. Piper Jaffray has "Overweight" rating and $33 target. Year to Date (YTD) performance of Activision Blizzard, Inc . ( NASDAQ: ATVI ) stock is found to be 2.36% volatile for the week, while 1.97% volatility is recorded for the month. Read More »

Google Search becomes country-specific by default


You've always been able to get localized search results by visiting Google at different domains - like for the United States, for England, or for Japan - but that won't be the case any more after today. The feature seems to be tailored most toward travelers: Google says that if you visit another country, it'll automatically serve results local to where you're visiting, then switch back again as soon as you arrive home. Read More »

Policeman from Shopian deserts force, joins militant ranks


I can confirm you that Dar has joined militant ranks, Khan said. "The matter is being investigated", state police chief SP Vaid told Hindustan Times on Saturday. A little later, the photograph of him posing with an AK-47 surfaced. Earlier, a constable of Jammu and Kashmir Police, Syed Naveed Mushtaq, had decamped with four INSAS rifles from Chandpora area to join Hizbul Mujahideen . Read More »

The Kinect is officially dead


Microsoft chose to get rid of a Kinect port with the Xbox One S console, forcing users to get an adapter to connect a Kinect. In order to promote the Kinect, the manufacturer began to equip gaming platform Xbox One controllers Kinect by default. Read More »

Announcement: RT and Sputnik Advertising


We regret that, first and foremost, this company (Twitter) is most probably falling victim to deep prejudices about our mass media", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told a conference call with reporters. The social media firm announced on September 28 that it had found a total of 201 accounts on its platform tied to Russian-linked sources that bought advertisements on Facebook during last year's US presidential election. Read More »