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Research Mark Richt, Miami agree to contract extension
Author: 0 Mark Richt, Miami agree to contract extension

Richt, who has a 164-58 record at Georgia and Miami in 17 total seasons as a college football coach, guided Miami to a 10-3 record in 2017. Richt's orginal contract, signed in December of 2015 , is believed to have been for six years, paying him more than $4 million annually.

Research Instagram Quietly Launches In-App Payments
Author: 0 Instagram Quietly Launches In-App Payments

Instagram is bringing native payments features to its app, reports TechCrunch earlier today. The new payment feature is only available to all users in the U.S. When sources asked officials at Instagram, a spokesperson confirmed that native payments for booking appointments like at restaurants or salons is now live for a limited set of partners.

Research PlayStation 2 classics have arrived on Sony's PS Now streaming service
Author: 0 PlayStation 2 classics have arrived on Sony's PS Now streaming service

Rather than just straight ports of classic titles, all 12 games are playable in high definition and come with their own set of trophies for all of those hunters out there, you know who you are. Each of these titles plus many more are available almost instantly through the PS Now service. Other games that players can check out include the classic Neo-Geo shoot-em-up Metal Slug 3; the creepy side-scrolling adventure Limbo; the action-packed Sine Mora EX; the SNK fighting game The Last ...

Research Samsung Pay users can now earn cash rewards
Author: 0 Samsung Pay users can now earn cash rewards

That's courtesy of the MST technology that Samsung Pay has. Samsung announced a new Cash Back program for those making certain purchases through Samsung Pay . Samsung also revealed today that later this month, users will be able to purchase Samsung Rewards points the same way airline customers buy extra miles to have enough to get what they want.

Research Kilopower: NASA's Space Nuclear Reactor Successfully Clears Early Tests
Author: 0 Kilopower: NASA's Space Nuclear Reactor Successfully Clears Early Tests

Business Insider reports the research team plans to "establish a program with NASA to build, test, and fly full-scale Kilopower units" starting within the next 18 months. During the third phase, the team increased power to heat the core incrementally before moving on to the final phase. Reactor heat is transferred via passive sodium heat pipes to high-efficiency Stirling engines which convert the heat to electricity.

Research Twitter Recommends All 330 Million Users Change Passwords
Author: 0 Twitter Recommends All 330 Million Users Change Passwords

GitHub on Tuesday said it also exposed some users' plaintext passwords after they were written to an internal logging system. The company released a statement on their website explaining the typical password-masking process, called hashing, in which the actual password a user types in is replaced with random letters and numbers when stored by Twitter .

Author: 0 Amazon.com's (AMZN) Neutral Rating Reaffirmed at Morningstar

The stock increased 0.48% or $0.606 during the last trading session, reaching $126.986. About 1.62M shares traded. Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) has risen 31.98% since May 3, 2017 and is uptrending. $18.50 million worth of Amazon.com, Inc. 12,666 Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) shares with value of $18.50M were sold by Blackburn Jeffrey M. Zapolsky David sold $3.24M worth of stock or 2,216 shares.

Research Apple (AAPL) Expected to Earn Q2 2018 Earnings of $2.44 Per Share
Author: 0 Apple (AAPL) Expected to Earn Q2 2018 Earnings of $2.44 Per Share

About 26.72M shares traded. Since May 3, 2017 AAPL has risen 19.49% and is uptrending. The stock outperformed the S&P500 by 7.94%. Hawk Ridge Management Llc increased its stake in Servicemaster Global Hldgs I (SERV) by 110.02% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC.

Author: 0 (MSFT) is Locust Wood Capital Advisers LLC's 7th Largest Position

Now it had 10.86M shares held by the institutional investor. Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI) has declined 8.16% since May 3, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500. Cape Cod Five Cents National Bank stated it has 166,975 shares. Lincoln Capital Ltd Liability accumulated 48,310 shares or 2.31% of the stock. M Partners has "Hold" rating and $7000 target.

Author: 0 Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) Rating Changes as of May 2, 2018

Deroy & Devereaux Private Investment Counsel Inc who had been investing in Western Digital Corp for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $23.09B market cap company. Sei Invests reported 0% of its portfolio in Central European Media Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ:CETV). (NYSE:PFE). Com Of Virginia Va has 0.35% invested in Pfizer Inc.

Research Google launches new investment program to bolster smart assistant
Author: 0 Google launches new investment program to bolster smart assistant

For Google, artificial intelligence and Assistant is frequently touted as the future of technology and the company. It's worth noting the "in the US" part of the quote, as the number of supported devices outside of the States is likely to be lower, but it's positive news for those investing in Google's smart voice assistant.

Research Proponents of the theory of a flat Earth never fail to surprise
Author: 0 Proponents of the theory of a flat Earth never fail to surprise

Also, there may very well be other religions, ancient and modern, that proclaim a Flat Earth as part of their dogma. Schools in Zion taught that the Earth is flat, preachers without Voliva's approval were kicked out of town, and so on. But it does appear the flat-Earther ranks are growing-no thanks to celebrity endorsements. That is, they're conspiracy theorists who believe that, for reasons that would take thousands of words to "explain", world governments are hiding the truth from us.

Research Vodafone ₹349 prepaid plan revised, here's what has changed
Author: 0 Vodafone ₹349 prepaid plan revised, here's what has changed

In addition to the new plan, Vodafone prepaid customers can choose from other options based on their needs. However, it is important to note that the unlimited voice calls will be only valid in circles where BSNL has its operations. In this plan, users will get free calling benefits, SMS benefits, data benefits and Hello Tune benefits. As per the Rs 349-plan from Reliance Jio , subscribers are entitled to get 1.5GB data everyday along with 100 SMSed and unlimited calls.

Author: 0 ValuEngine Upgrades Nvidia (NVDA) to Purchase

They expect $1.47 earnings per share, up 79.27% or $0.65 from last year's $0.82 per share. About 497,096 shares traded. Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) has risen 26.23% since May 2, 2017 and is uptrending. The rating was initiated by William Blair with "Outperform" on Friday, June 10. Deutsche Bank boosted their target price on shares of Nvidia from $205.00 to $230.00 and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a research note on Friday, February 9th.

Research Facebook Is Using Users Instagram Photos To Train Its AI
Author: 0 Facebook Is Using Users Instagram Photos To Train Its AI

It's an impressively useful technology , which is why it's spreading like wildfire across the tech industry for everything from speech recognition to spam filtering. In an interview with Fortune prior to Facebook's developer conference, Facebook's head of applied computer vision Manohar Paluri said that one of the challenges training the company's computers was that numerous Instagram photos had "noisy hashtags", meaning that someone could have described a photo of a dog as a ...

Research HTC lines up May reveal for its next flagship phone
Author: 0 HTC lines up May reveal for its next flagship phone

Today, the Taiwanese consumer electronics company has finally released the official teaser for the upcoming launch of the HTC U12 via the Twitter account of its United Kingdom division. HTC U12 Plus render. The phone will pack four cameras; two 8-megapixel cameras on the front with optical image stabilization and bokeh and another dual 12MP + 16MP camera setup at the back.

Research Ancient skull reveals transition from dinosaurs to modern birds
Author: 0 Ancient skull reveals transition from dinosaurs to modern birds

A gull lookalike with teeth: Scientists refined their description Wednesday of a fascinating fowl at the evolutionary junction between dinosaur and modern bird - with skull features of both. As per the report in BBC News, study researcher Daniel Field from the University of Bath said that the vast majority of skull fossils are "squashed flat during the fossilization process".

Research New Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer released
Author: 0 New Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer released

Red Dead Redemption 2 developer Rockstar has announced plans to release a new trailer later this week.The next Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer will be broadcast on May 2.The new video will be available on the official Rockstar website and YouTube from 4 pm United Kingdom time.