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Sci-tech Apple raises iPhone prices by up to 3.6% post custom duty hike
Author: 0 Apple raises iPhone prices by up to 3.6% post custom duty hike

The 32GB iPhone 7 has gone from Rs 50810 to Rs 52370, while its Plus counterpart just got bumped up from Rs 61060 to Rs 62840. As iPhone SE is being manufactured in India, the price remains same for all its variants. The price of iPhone 6 (32GB) has been increased 3.6 per cent (Rs 1,120) and will now cost Rs 31,900. "The increase in customs duty for perfumes, toiletries, sunglasses, and footwear by nearly 10 per cent will have a significant impact on prices, directly driving inflation and ...

Sci-tech Another bombshell: Don't vote for Buhari in 2019 - Babangida
Author: 0 Another bombshell: Don't vote for Buhari in 2019 - Babangida

Not only is the said statement untrue, it is in its entirety, an inaccurate representation of my view of the state of our dear Nation. Reports have emerged that the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered for the arrest of Prince Kassim Afegbua, the media aide to former president and military dictator, Ibrahim Babangida, for the statement he issued on behalf of his principal.

Sci-tech Well known Mover to Watch- Amazon.com, Inc
Author: 0 Well known Mover to Watch- Amazon.com, Inc

To cut down amount of noise on price chart, shares of firm has 20 days moving average price of 11.59% from last close price of 1437.82 and act as support or resistance of price limit. The rating was reinitiated by Piper Jaffray with "Overweight" on Tuesday, January 3. On the other side, investors are watching the first support level of $1,363.47.

Sci-tech Xiaomi Expected to Launch the Redmi 5 in India on February 14th
Author: 0 Xiaomi Expected to Launch the Redmi 5 in India on February 14th

In terms of specifications, the upcoming Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 will feature a 5.99-inch FHD+ (2160×1080, 18:9) display, Snapdragon 636 processor, 3GB/4GB RAM coupled with 32GB and 64GB expandable internal storage capacities. Both the variants are expected to support storage expansion via microSD card. The new custom ROM doesn't upgrade the current Android version on the Redmi 1S as it is based on Android 4.4.4 KitKat.

Sci-tech #INDvsSA: Five talking points from India's victory in 2nd ODI
Author: 0 #INDvsSA: Five talking points from India's victory in 2nd ODI

Over the past 25 years that India have toured South Africa , no bowler has been able to take a five-wicket haul against the hosts in One-day Internationals, let alone a spinner who is wet behind the ears in worldwide cricket . Seven months after the stupendous show in the World Cup, Indian women's cricket team is ready to shake off its rustiness against South Africa in a three-match series, which will also be a first round fixture of the ICC Women's Championship.

Sci-tech Amazon.com, Inc. Expected to Earn FY2019 Earnings of $15.64 Per Share
Author: 0 Amazon.com, Inc. Expected to Earn FY2019 Earnings of $15.64 Per Share

Lee Danner & Bass Inc who had been investing in Walt Disney Co. for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $163.75 billion market cap company. Fagan Associate reported 1.46% stake. (NASDAQ:AMZN) for 1.03M shares. Thomas White Limited holds 0.27% of its portfolio in Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN).

Sci-tech Former Bills wide receiver Terrell Owens elected to Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Former Bills wide receiver Terrell Owens elected to Hall of Fame

Meanwhile, former Vikings guard Steve Hutchinson made the cut from 15 to 10 modern-era finalists , but was eliminated in the cut to five in what was his first year of eligibility. Already a member of the Eagles Hall of Fame, and having his number 20 forever immortalized in the rafter of Lincoln Financial Field, Dawkins' induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame is the final step in an unforgettable career for Weapon X, and if the sheer volume of Dawkins jerseys present at any Eagles ...

Sci-tech NASA Found a Satellite That's Been Missing in Space for 13 Years
Author: 0 NASA Found a Satellite That's Been Missing in Space for 13 Years

IMAGE operated from March 2000 to December 18, 2005, when the agency lost contact with it unexpectedly during what was supposed to be a routine pass. The network consists of a series of ground-based radio telescopes. "On Thanksgiving Day in 2004, the IMAGE spacecraft - at that time still fully functioning - underwent an unexpected power distribution reboot, after which the power returned only on one side - labeled the B side - of the unit", NASA said.

Sci-tech Russian Cosmonauts Will Take Tourists On Spacewalks For A Modest $100M
Author: 0 Russian Cosmonauts Will Take Tourists On Spacewalks For A Modest $100M

If you are in Russian Federation and a person with deep pockets, chances are you may soon have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to fly 400km up to the space station and set out on a spacewalk . Dennis Tito, a former NASA scientist who made his wealth after founding investment management firm Wilshire Associates, became the first space tourist when he travelled to the ISS for eight days in 2001.

Author: 0 How Have Facebook, Inc. (FB) Earnings Forecasts Changed?

Ray Gerald L Associate Ltd invested 1.82% in Facebook, Inc. About 34.37M shares traded or 84.77% up from the average. (NASDAQ:FB). Illinois-based Ubs Oconnor Ltd Liability Co has invested 0.43% in Facebook, Inc. Its down 0.25, from 1.4 in 2017Q2. It fall, as 53 investors sold FB shares while 618 reduced holdings. Comgest Global Investors Sas owns 0.24% invested in Facebook, Inc.

Sci-tech Google using Machine Learning to predict flight delays
Author: 0 Google using Machine Learning to predict flight delays

It essentially looks at things like the location of the flight route, the weather, and the aircraft, and searches for patterns or trends that typically cause delays. However, through Google Flights , users and anyone who likes to travel for work or for leisure will get the foresight and warning they need to schedule their day appropriately.

Sci-tech As Critics Decry Facebook Messenger Kids, What Responsibility Do Parents Bear?
Author: 0 As Critics Decry Facebook Messenger Kids, What Responsibility Do Parents Bear?

A group of 100 experts, advocates and parenting organizations is contesting Facebook's claims of filling a need. However, the company said it always closes any under-age users accounts when it gets aware of them. Is it okay for kids to have a presence online, and to actively participate on social media with the guidance of their parents, or should being on social media be completely off bounds till they are old enough? The app analytics firm, App Annie, reports Messenger Kids has been ...

Sci-tech Mercedes-Benz A Class Debuts
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz A Class Debuts

It goes on sale from 5 March, and prices are still to be announced. It has undergone extensive testing for better rigidity and sound insulation resulting in a refined ride, said Zetsche. Final details on engine range and tunes are yet to be confirmed. The four-cylinder engine will borrow its basic architecture from the existing M260 petrol engine used by the A250, complimented by a belt driven generator and 48-volt electric architecture that contribute to a wholesale increase in ...

Sci-tech How to send an SMS text message with Amazon Alexa
Author: 0 How to send an SMS text message with Amazon Alexa

Amazon has been constantly adding new features to its Alexa devices . Amazon has finally enabled SMS texting to any Android phone via the Alexa app . However, Amazon's AI assistant is still incapable of reading messages to the users. As the Dot was to the original Echo , the Spot is to the Echo Show - a product that Amazon launched in the United Kingdom last November.

Sci-tech Intel to sell stake in AR glasses division
Author: 0 Intel to sell stake in AR glasses division

Intel's upcoming AR glasses are being developed to pair with mobile phones via Bluetooth, able to display contextual information on top of the user's field of vision by reflecting images off the glass and onto the retina, according to the sources.

Sci-tech Worldwide smartphone market sees big declines in Q4
Author: 0 Worldwide smartphone market sees big declines in Q4

For the full year, the worldwide smartphone market saw a total of 1.472 billion units shipped, declining less than 1% from the 1.473 billion units shipped in 2016. But in Q4, holiday sales of the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X drove Apple's shipments to 77.3 million compared to Samsung's 74.1 million.

Author: 0 Trending Stocks Analysis: Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA), SM Energy Company (SM)

It has outperformed by 27.73% the S&P500. Pictet North America Advisors Sa increased its stake in Bhp Billiton Ltd (BHP) by 173.91% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Blackrock invested in 54,905 shares or 0% of the stock. Domini Impact Limited Liability Com owns 1,159 shares or 8.98% of their United States portfolio.

Author: 0 Gabelli Weighs in on Verizon Communications Inc.'s FY2022 Earnings (VZ)

About 9.16M shares traded or 173.64% up from the average. Arvest Trust Company increased its stake in Verizon Communications Inc (VZ ) by 1223.58% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Therefore 39% are positive. United Parcel Service had 57 analyst reports since July 29, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has "Mkt Perform" rating by FBR Capital given on Wednesday, January 25.

Sci-tech Most Active Volume Stock: Qorvo, Inc. (QRVO)
Author: 0 Most Active Volume Stock: Qorvo, Inc. (QRVO)

This continues to be an interesting story, and we look forward to updating it again soon on Qorvo, Inc . Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $88.00 price objective on Qorvo and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th.

Author: 0 Stocks Carrying High Returns: Johnson Controls International plc (NYSE:JCI)

The company had seen its current volume reaching at 0.78 million shares in the last trade. The Stock has YTD (year to date) performance of 2.68 percent. The total value of these holdings, in millions, is $33,339. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this link .