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Technology Renault-Nissan overtakes VW to become world's no.1 carmaker
Author: 0 Renault-Nissan overtakes VW to become world's no.1 carmaker

It sold 10.7 million units for a gain of over 4 percent from 2016. While Nissan registered record global sales of 5.82 million a year ago, Renault clocked 3.76 million units. Having sold GM Opel/Vauxhall to the PSA Group a year ago, GM posted a profit margin of 6.8 per cent in January-September - more than Nissan (five per cent), Mitsubishi (4.3 per cent April-October) and Renault (4.8 per cent January-June).

Technology Battle for Azeroth Pre-order Bonuses and Release Date Revealed
Author: 0 Battle for Azeroth Pre-order Bonuses and Release Date Revealed

Battle for Azeroth itself is due for release "on or before September 21, 2018", according to Blizzard. The unlock requirements are high, requiring you to be Exalted with the respective factions and have completed certain quests. You also get player icons for Kul Tiras and Zandalar; along with sprays featuring Anduin, Sylvanas, Jaina, and Varok Saurfang artwork. With this expansion also comes the usual addition of content, such as the level cap being raised, new dungeons and raids being ...

Technology Microsoft looking to acquire major game developer
Author: 0 Microsoft looking to acquire major game developer

The Xbox One version port of PUBG was also patched this week. PUBG Corp is by far the smallest of the companies mentioned, but still has the most popular game at the moment - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds - and that acquisition would, in a stroke, grant Microsoft the exclusive rights to it.

Technology How to use Amazon Alexa to send SMS text messages
Author: 0 How to use Amazon Alexa to send SMS text messages

You'll see both a WSLS 10 News and a WSLS 10 Weather skills that you can enable. With this, Alexa users located in the U.S. can now use their smart speaker to send a text message to one of their contacts . Now if you say "Alexa, send a message", you can choose to send a text message or a message through the Alexa app. Amazon's Echo Spot , Echo, Echo Plus and Fire TV.

Technology Samsung reaps $39.30 bn net profit in 2017
Author: 0 Samsung reaps $39.30 bn net profit in 2017

Operating profit is in line with Samsung's earnings guidance released earlier this month, which estimated operating profit at 15.1 trillion won. Operating profit was 15.15 trillion won (14.13 billion US dollars) in the October-December quarter, up 64.3 percent from a year earlier.

Technology Samsung Unveils 800-GB Z-SSD Storage for AI Applications
Author: 0 Samsung Unveils 800-GB Z-SSD Storage for AI Applications

Unlike Intel with its 16GB and 32GB XPoint memory modules, Samsung is not releasing memory module format Z-SSDs. The new Z-SSD will offer a new level of storage for today's artificial intelligence (AI), big data and Internet of Things (IoT) applications, based on its high performance, high reliability and ultra-low latency.

Technology Blake Bortles undergoes surgery on right wrist
Author: 0 Blake Bortles undergoes surgery on right wrist

As fans are aware, Bortles was on the Jags' injury report all 16 weeks of the regular season and also throughout all three of their preseason games with the injury. Bortles didn't receive much help from his defense last season, and his offensive line was perhaps an even bigger problem. The Jaguars picked up Bortles' fifth-year option last May 1 and his salary for 2018 is guaranteed only for injury; if he is unable to pass a physical in March, he would receive the full amount regardless of if ...

Technology Facebook Bans Ads Associated With Cryptocurrencies
Author: 0 Facebook Bans Ads Associated With Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin - risky bubble or the future? Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ethereum, and initial coin offerings have all hit the mainstream, which has promptly resulted in a number of scams. Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather was criticised previous year for promoting a crytocurrency that later became the target of a lawsuit alleging deception.

Technology Verizon cancels plans to sell Huawei phones in the US
Author: 0 Verizon cancels plans to sell Huawei phones in the US

A report came out shortly after this indicating that Verizon would do something similar , and now it appears that's exactly what happened. It's worth noting that this move does more than take a bite out of Huawei's US-based revenue. Verizon is reportedly cancelling its plans to offer the Huawei Mate 10 Pro amid an ongoing investigation of Chinese-made telecom equipment. This effectively marks the end, at least for now, of Huawei's efforts to enter the mainstream U.S.

Author: 0 FY2017 EPS Estimates for Southwest Airlines Co Lowered by Imperial Capital (LUV)

The company has a quick ratio of 0.55, a current ratio of 0.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.45. During the same quarter past year, the company posted $0.75 EPS. Firm's net income measured an average growth rate of 56.32%. The firm has "Underperform" rating by Daiwa Securities given on Wednesday, January 11. On Thursday, August 13 the stock rating was maintained by Cantor Fitzgerald with "Buy".

Technology New 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch iPhones to Get 4GB of RAM
Author: 0 New 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch iPhones to Get 4GB of RAM

The production cut was prompted by slower-than-expected sales in the holiday shopping season in Europe, the United States and China, the Japanese newspaper, without citing a source . And I believe the company will decide whether or not to stop the production of one model based on actual sales figures. The iPhone X looks awesome and many consider it one of the best phones of 2017 but it lacks a home button and does require a little time to get used to.

Technology Vivo XPlay7 Launched with 10GB RAM, 512GB Internal Storage
Author: 0 Vivo XPlay7 Launched with 10GB RAM, 512GB Internal Storage

Pictures from a presentation detailing a new Vivo smartphone have been leaked which show off the Xplay 7. Furthermore, the upcoming Vivo Xplay 7 smartphone is expected to be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 SoC. The latest leaks suggest that the Xplay7 will come with an edge-to-edge display with the 4K resolution and with an aspect ratio of 18:9 or you can say 92.2 percent screen-to-body ratio.

Technology Shadow of the Colossus Remake
Author: 0 Shadow of the Colossus Remake

You can see the video above. Every time a colossus falls, main character Wander is surrounded by thick, black smoke that eventually pours out of him as well. The only issue is exiting the photo mode immediately returns you to the action, so if you were holding onto a colossus , you might get knocked off if you're not quick enough with holding down the controls again.

Author: 0 Pepsico Target of Unusually High Options Trading (PEP)

Analysts await Pepsico, Inc. The stock decreased 0.68% or $0.83 during the last trading session, reaching $120.93. The company reported $1.50 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.40 by $0.10.

Technology Hyundai Santa Fe previewed in official sketches
Author: 0 Hyundai Santa Fe previewed in official sketches

The front appears to take inspiration from the Kona , especially with the two-tier headlight design. The renderings reveal a sharp, futuristic, and somewhat sporty design for the new 7-seat SUV . From the sketch, the sides of the SUV feature flared wheel arches (which may be toned down for the production model) while the rear sports thin LED tail-lamps and a skid plate below the rear bumper.

Author: 0 Stocks in Motion: Bank of America Corporation (BAC), Ford Motor Co. (F)

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