Berkshire Boosts Stakes in Airlines, Apple

Buffett's Berkshire is also upbeat about airlines , beefing up its position in American Airlines Group Inc (AAL), Delta Airlines, Inc. Though it is unclear who make which investments, the filing appears to reflect much of the United States doll... More..

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by | Friday, February 17, 2017

Mitsubishi names new SUV 'Eclipse Cross' ahead of Geneva debut

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation on Wednesday announced it has chosen the name Eclipse Cross for its new compact SUV model to be debuted at the 87th Geneva International Motor Show to be held in Geneva, Switze...More..

7 reasons why Facebook will autoplay sound despite complaints
by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

7 reasons why Facebook will autoplay sound despite complaints

Aside from the imminent arrival of Facebook's new TV app, the company also announced a few changes related to how videos will behave on the site. "I've said before that I see video as a mega-trend on the same...More..

by | Thursday, February 16, 2017

Shooting captured on Facebook Live claims life of Chicago toddler

The two were later pronounced dead Tuesday at nearby hospitals, ABC News reported. Chicago police say a small child and a woman are in grave condition and a man is dead after someone walked up to a vehicl...More..

ABC Cast Rachel Lindsay as First Black 'Bachelorette'
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

ABC Cast Rachel Lindsay as First Black 'Bachelorette'

But host Chris Harrison claims that Lindsay would be great in the lead, as even though she is strong and independent, she can be sweet as well. Lindsay's season premieres May 22 . Lindsay told Strahan that she...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

PSA in talks to buy Opel/Vauxhall

This isn't the first time the company has explored selling its European brands. Such a deal would see GM exit United Kingdom and Europe, while transforming PSA Group into Europe's second-largest carmaker with...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Apple Shows Off Sneak Peek of Original Series 'Planet of the Apps'

The two shows sound interesting and entertaining, but they hint to the fact that Apple Music will be expanded to offer Netflix-like content with original series, rather than remaining a service exclusively for ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

SpaceX's Falcon 9 Rocket Stands Atop Historic NASA Launchpad for 1st Time

SpaceX successfully completed a pre-launch static fire test yesterday of its Falcon 9 rocket ahead of this week's resupply mission to the International Space Station. Launch Complex-39A was leased by SpaceX in ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Why Elon Musk Thinks You Should Just Become a Robot Already

A store and service centre will be opened in Abu Dhabi in 2018, while it has plans to expand to Bahrain, Oman and Saudi Arabia in due course, Musk told reporters during a presentation on the sidelines of the Wo...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Valve Discontinues Steam Greenlight, Announces Steam Direct

As Valve pointed out in today's post on their blog, over 100 Greenlighted games from the program have made over a million dollars, no small sum for any game company, and for indie titles, it is an enormous bo...More..

by | Monday, February 13, 2017

LG Watch Sport Designed to Take Advantage of Android Wear 2.0

While Android Wear 2 .0 isn't actually available on existing watches just yet, the update to Pulse SMS is ready to go and should be available once watches begin to get the software, so there won't be any waiti...More..

Chelsea's Conte wary of Burnley's fine home form
by | Monday, February 13, 2017

Chelsea's Conte wary of Burnley's fine home form

The result saw Chelsea finish the weekend 10 points clear at the top of the Premier League standings, while Burnley climb into a three-way tie for 11th, below Southampton and above Watford after their opening...More..

Sprint promo gives 5 unlimited lines for United States dollars 90 per mth
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Sprint promo gives 5 unlimited lines for United States dollars 90 per mth

And then...for adding even more people to the plan - such as children, family members or close friends - receive lines three, four and five for FREE. The deal requires electronic billing and a new account. Wh...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Ford boosts self-driving vehicle initiative with $1B investment in Argo AI

In 2016, Ford had joined forces with the Chinese search giant Baidu to invest over $150 million in Velodyne, a firm that builds LIDAR sensors for autonomous cars and produce them at a cheaper rate. The Detroit ...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Nintendo Switch's hardware spelled out in great official video

Unfortunately, preorders are already all sold out so keep your ear to the ground for more info. Nintendo Switch is an edgy, millennial-angled home and mobile hybrid. "Well, as we have said, we are custo...More..

Windows 10 RS2 Almost Ready as Microsoft Compiles First rs2_release Builds
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Windows 10 RS2 Almost Ready as Microsoft Compiles First rs2_release Builds

Microsoft didn't provide a timeframe for when Kodi will be coming to the Xbox One, or if it will be on Windows 10 Mobile as well. Further affirming that reality is the release of a new picture-in-picture mo...More..

First Trailer for 'The LEGO Ninjago Movie' Reveals the Next Spinoff
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

First Trailer for 'The LEGO Ninjago Movie' Reveals the Next Spinoff

Only it turns out the leader of this elite, zord-riding group of heroes, Master Builder Lloyd (Dave Franco), is actually Garmadon's son! He's forced to take on his evil dad Garmadon as he battles to save the ci...More..

Sony's Latest Smartphone Camera Can Now Shoot 1080p Slow-Mo At 1000fps
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Sony's Latest Smartphone Camera Can Now Shoot 1080p Slow-Mo At 1000fps

Sony, who is a pioneer in camera sensor technologies has created a new 3-layer CMOS image sensor for smartphones that can shoot 1080p slow motion videos at 1000fps. Previous companies have tried to add more lay...More..

by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Romanian government survives no-confidence motion over graft debacle

Diaspora Romanians are also staging rallies, with 2000 taking to the streets in London and 1500 in Brussels, according to the Romania Insider. In an address to Parliament, President Klaus Iohannis , a crit...More..

Twitter unveils new features to curb harassment
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Twitter unveils new features to curb harassment

Collapsing Potentially Abusive or Low-Quality Tweets - Twitter Inc also says that it will work to collapse content that may be abusive from showing up in replies. What's clear, though, is that Twitter wasn'...More..

Dodge Durango SRT, Lamborghini Urus, Mercedes-Maybach G-Class
by | Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Dodge Durango SRT, Lamborghini Urus, Mercedes-Maybach G-Class

The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT will be available from Dodge dealers in the fourth-quarter of 2017. In addition to most powerful and fastest, SRT also characterizes the super Durango as "most capable". A wide-body...More..

by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Selena Gomez teases her fans by sharing new music on Instagram

To make matters worse, Selena's friends were all coupled up, leaving her in a major third wheel situation. "If you can't handle the hate, then stop posting pictures of your girlfriend lol - It should be s...More..

Samsung Pay coming to India in first half of 2017
by | Tuesday, February 07, 2017

Samsung Pay coming to India in first half of 2017

Samsung has been dousing the flames created by the exploding Galaxy Note 7 a year ago, resulting in a complete global recall of the device and has been trying to regain customer trust ever since in order to avo...More..

New lawsuit accuses Apple of deliberately…
by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

New lawsuit accuses Apple of deliberately…

According to the lawsuit, this was just a scheme to cut down costs by forcing iOS 6 users to upgrade to iOS 7 and use the newer peer-to-peer technology. Also, for clients who plan to jailbreak their iOS gadgets...More..

by | Saturday, February 04, 2017

Hot Energy Stocks: Weatherford International plc (WFT), SeaDrill Limited (SDRL)

Several company insiders have filed Insider transactions, on Jan 30, 2017, Douglas M. Mills (VP & Chief Accounting Officer) sold 6,462 shares at $5.30 per share price. Weatherford International plc (NYSE:WFT) ...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Vermont Democratic Party Stands with the Standing Rock Sioux Nation

Last week, Trump signed two executive orders reviving both the Dakota Access and the Keystone pipelines. A spokesman for the U.S. Army did not immediately respond to requests for comment Tuesday night. Th...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Tesla and BMW EVs miss top scores in shock safety tests

The poor performance there is actually a side-effect of the car's longer range: Tesla added more batteries and thus increased the weight of the auto, IIHS argues, and thus even though the P100D has the same r...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

Nintendo reconfirms the 3DS will live on even after the Switch launches

In a statement accompanying its financial report , Nintendo focused on the "blockbuster" sales of the game Pokemon Sun and Moon , which was said to be sold 14.6 million units. This explains why we see ...More..

EU's Tusk calls on Europe to rally against Trump threat
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

EU's Tusk calls on Europe to rally against Trump threat

European Union President Donald Tusk said United States President Donald Trump is a part of an external threat to the 28-nations bloc alongside Russia , China, radical Islam , war and terror. Therefore, l...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Samsung Assures 'Galaxy Note 8' Safety, To Feature 4K Display

This will make the Samsung Galaxy S8 bezels mostly disappear. The Galaxy S7 featured a 5.1-inch display , while the Galaxy S7 Edge featured a 5.5-inch display and still had mixed reviews for battery life...More..

Trump Immigration Ban: Jeff Bezos Issues One of the Fiercest Condemnations Yet
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Trump Immigration Ban: Jeff Bezos Issues One of the Fiercest Condemnations Yet

No nation is better at harnessing the energies and talents of immigrants. Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced the suit Monday afternoon, saying: "No one is above the law - not even the pr...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Audi recalls 576000 SUVs nationwide

Volkswagon's Audi brand has issued a recall for more than 576,000 USA vehicles for two individual mechanical issues, according to the Associated Press. If that happens, the inflator could rupture and spew metal...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Fake news inquiry by MPs examines threat to democracy

Explaining the reason for the inquiry, the committee noted concerns over people being fed propaganda and untruths from non-traditional news sources. New research suggests that online hoaxes and propaganda may...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

ICloud Activation Lock Gets Removed from Apple's Website

Visiting the Check Activation Lock Status homepage now turns up a 404 error . The move is a huge setback to consumers buying a used iPhone or iPad. 9to5mac was the first to spot the shutting down of the Act...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Snap Inc. Chooses NYSE Over NASDAQ, Filing Expected This Week

The IPO move by California-based Snap would build on a trend of the Nasdaq no longer being the preference of private tech companies looking to go public. Snap is the parent company of the popular ephemeral...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Alphabet earnings get a little Google Pixel dust

MCF Advisors LLC boosted its stake in Alphabet by 1.9% in the second quarter. Cedar Wealth Management LLC raised its position in Alphabet by 5.8% in the third quarter. If you are accessing this piece on ano...More..

by | Monday, January 30, 2017

Ex-Defense secretary: Trump's changes to security council a 'big mistake'

Trump took steps Saturday to begin restructuring the White House National Security Council, adding the senior adviser to the principals committee, which includes the secretaries of state and defense. The decisi...More..

Mobius Final Fantasy for PC launches February 3 in the west
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Mobius Final Fantasy for PC launches February 3 in the west

The " Final Fantasy " series is arguably one of the biggest franchises in Japanese role-playing games, spanning 15 main installments to date and various spinoffs such as " Mobius Final Fantasy " on iOS and ...More..

Apple Joins Partnership on AI as Founding Member
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Apple Joins Partnership on AI as Founding Member

Apple is reportedly set to join an artificial intelligence research group, Partnership on AI , which also includes Amazon, Alphabet, Google, Facebook and Microsoft among its members. Apple has not shown sig...More..

United Kingdom retail optimistic about Switch, but divided on its price
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

United Kingdom retail optimistic about Switch, but divided on its price

GameSeek managing director Stephen Staley was even more disappointed by the price point: "Sadly, though, I believe the price is too expensive". "Core Gaming Systems announced today that Nintendo Switch will b...More..

Ford GT Reaches 216 miles per hour, and Fast Lap Times
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Ford GT Reaches 216 miles per hour, and Fast Lap Times

Ford staged a comparison between the new GT and two of the most focused mid-engine supercars ever built, McLaren's 675LT and the discontinued Ferrari 458 Speciale. "The result is an even faster auto". Ford do...More..

Rating and Recommendation Roundup: United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI)
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Rating and Recommendation Roundup: United Rentals, Inc. (NYSE:URI)

This rating was issued on 1/26/17. To analyze a stock, one should look for Upgrades and Downgrades of a stock. Many research firms have provided their ratings on United Rentals, Inc . Bank of Montreal Can ...More..

by | Friday, January 27, 2017

New Home Sales Decreased in December

The average interest rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage reached 4.32 percent at the end of December, the highest since April 2014, according to Freddie Mac figures. The rate was -10.4% below the upward-revised No...More..

This Tostitos Bag Will Tell You if You're too Drunk to Drive
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

This Tostitos Bag Will Tell You if You're too Drunk to Drive

The bags are only going to be around for a limited time, but you should definitely try to get one for your Super Bowl party. The ride-sharing company and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) will offer a $10 ri...More..

How the Galaxy S8's most innovative feature will work
by | Friday, January 27, 2017

How the Galaxy S8's most innovative feature will work

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Android tablet has appeared on the GFXBench benchmark database, revealing its impressive hardware specifications. One of the most interesting feature is the that Samsun...More..

Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter Campaign Announced
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Banner Saga 3 Kickstarter Campaign Announced

The Banner Saga 3 will have players travel journey beyond the wall of Darkness to explore the world for the first time, including the city of Arberrang. There are multiple pledge tiers above $20, including a $...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

BlackBerry Mercury Confirmed For MWC 2017

Waterloo, Ont.'s smartphone-turned-software company revealed on Twitter that the long-awaited keyboard phone will be released at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on February 25. Still this point is still all ...More..

Apple Close to Signing Deal With Indian Government (AAPL)
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Apple Close to Signing Deal With Indian Government (AAPL)

Apple was said to be going into the meeting looking for a number of tax and other incentives, including long-term duty exemptions, but the Indian government recently appeared to push back against those demands,...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Ups Bulk Media Message Limit, Adds Offline Message Queueing and Storage Management

We remind you that, at the moment, users without an internet connection are able to reply to a message in the text field, but that message is not sent until the device connects to the internet. So if you are on...More..

by | Wednesday, January 25, 2017

New Xbox Update Rolls Out To Select Xbox Insiders Today

Say hello to the new Windows Defender Security Center , which will serve as something of a hub you'll be able to use to make sure your PC's security is up to snuff. Finally, the Family Options page offers sh...More..