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Technology Facebook's Sandberg says other cases of data misuse possible
Author: 0 Facebook's Sandberg says other cases of data misuse possible

Facebook shares were down slightly in mid-morning trading in NY on Friday. The EU commissioner also indicated dissatisfaction with Facebook's countermeasures against disinformation campaigns such as Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election , calling such attacks "a threat to our democracy and electoral processes".

Technology Apple working on curved iPhone screen, touchless control
Author: 0 Apple working on curved iPhone screen, touchless control

Now a new report from Bloomberg suggests that Apple might be working on curved screens and touchless gesture controls . Talking about touchless gestures, it will allow users to interact with their devices by getting their finger close to the screen but not touch it.

Technology Nokia (NYSE:NOK) Shares Sold by Teachers Advisors LLC
Author: 0 Nokia (NYSE:NOK) Shares Sold by Teachers Advisors LLC

Stocks Pen (SP) makes sure to keep the information up to date and correct, but we didn't suggest or recommend buying or selling of any financial instrument, unless that information is subsequently confirmed on your own . Several analysts have recently commented on NOK shares. The more active the share, higher would be its volume. The Volatility was noted at 2.30% in recent month and it observed Weekly Volatility of 3.19%.

Technology Uber faces fresh competition in London as ViaVan launches ride sharing service
Author: 0 Uber faces fresh competition in London as ViaVan launches ride sharing service

ViaVan was founded in 2017 as a joint venture between Via, the world's most sophisticated developer of dynamic shared rides technology, and Mercedes-Benz Vans, a leading manufacturer of passenger and cargo vans. "Londoners are amongst the savviest of consumers, always looking for the right mix of quality, cost, convenience, and social impact", said Luca Parducci, general manager of ViaVan London.

Author: 0 Apple's total number of apps in the App Store declined for the first time previous year

Apple's App Store shrank in 2017 for the first time in a decade, starting the year with 2.2 million iOS apps but ending it with 2.1 million, according to a report from analytics firm Appfigures . Google Play still has clone apps, fake apps and malware. In comparison, the Google Play Store with Android apps now has a catalog of some 3.5 million applications.

Technology Sheryl Sandberg Finally Speaks up on Facebook Data Breach Scandal
Author: 0 Sheryl Sandberg Finally Speaks up on Facebook Data Breach Scandal

The act was proposed in October 2017 as a response to the revelations regarding Russian purchases of political ads during the 2016 USA presidential election. Facebook asked several major US hospitals to share anonymized data about their patients, such as illnesses and prescription info, for a proposed research project that hasn't moved forward.

Technology Watchdog threatens fine over Facebook data leaks
Author: 0 Watchdog threatens fine over Facebook data leaks

Zuckerberg is scheduled to testify before a Congressional committee on the scandal next week. "Right now in the company, I think we have about 14,000 people working on security and community operations and review, just to make sure that we can really nail down some of those issues that we had in 2016", Mr Zuckerberg said in a United States interview this week.

Author: 0 Scor (OTCMKTS:SCRYY) Downgraded to Sell at Goldman Sachs

It has underperformed by 1.89% the S&P500. (MED) by 55.75% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Advisor Prtn Llc reported 8,785 shares. Big Money Sentiment increased to 0.99 in 2017 Q4. Its up 0.33, from 1 in 2017Q3. 106 funds opened positions while 322 raised stakes. $1.04 million flowed into the stock on the tick-up and $5.40 million flowed out of the stock on the tick-down, for a money net flow of $4.36 million out of the stock.

Technology Lookout for Volatility - Longfin Corp. (NASDAQ: LFIN)
Author: 0 Lookout for Volatility - Longfin Corp. (NASDAQ: LFIN)

Since they take the average of past price movements, moving averages are better for accurately reading past price movements rather than predicting future past movements. Without volume, it becomes more hard to buy or sell securities when you want to, and at the price you want. Analyst's mean target cost for the company is 0 while analysts mean suggestion is 0.

Technology Shire Plc (SHPG) Holder Edge Wealth Management LLC Decreased Holding
Author: 0 Shire Plc (SHPG) Holder Edge Wealth Management LLC Decreased Holding

Brown Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Shire Plc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $46.28B market cap company. At the same time institutional transactions have moved -3.91% during that same timeframe, leaving the "buy-side" with a 20.10% ownership stake overall of Shire plc .

Technology FB admits to scanning Messenger conversations for data
Author: 0 FB admits to scanning Messenger conversations for data

Under what criteria Facebook would "authorize" ad buyers, the company did not say directly in the post. Zuckerberg agreed to testify before Congress next week. "We thought the data had been deleted and we should have checked". It is a game that will continue to challenge the company. "This is going to keep happening", Sandberg said.

Author: 0 Over 1m Indonesian users affected in Facebook privacy scandal

Following this most recent revelation about Facebook's proposed medical research project, ACC president Michael Valentine told The Guardian no data had been shared and the health group is committed the US's strict health privacy legislation.

Technology Original Spyro The Dragon Trilogy Is Getting A Remake!
Author: 0 Original Spyro The Dragon Trilogy Is Getting A Remake!

Said Paul Yan, Chief Creative Officer, at Toys For Bob . Spyro Reignited Trilogy also re-imagines Stewart Copeland's original soundtrack from the first three games. And for even more on the original trailer, you can check out IGN's graphics comparison, showing off just how far the Reignited Trilogy has come from the first Spyro game.

Technology Villanova gets win against MI in blow out - Recap, Box score
Author: 0 Villanova gets win against MI in blow out - Recap, Box score

He was close to unstoppable in first half, scoring 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting . And just like their fellow Wildcats, Villanova didn't disappoint. "Just keep shooting if we have open threes", he said. MI played smart, aggressive perimeter defense against Villanova's outside shooters, preventing the Wildcats from using a barrage of 3-pointers to jump ahead, as they did against Kansas two days earlier.

Technology Samsung is poster child for the
Author: 0 Samsung is poster child for the "Korea discount"

According to the preliminary results, the firm's sales grew 18-point-seven percent to reach 60 trillion won in the first quarter, staying above the 60-trillion won mark for the fourth consecutive quarter. The 49-year-old vice-chairman has since travelled to Europe to meet with business partners and been spotted in Canada. Samsung shares fell after the announcement as analysts forecast similar or lower profit in the second quarter, due to slower growth in DRAM chip prices and higher marketing ...

Technology Where Did Trump's False Info on Amazon and USPS Come From?
Author: 0 Where Did Trump's False Info on Amazon and USPS Come From?

One key comment in the article say that Amazon is actually one of USPS's biggest customers and it would likely struggle without that key commercial relationship. The firm had revenue of $60.45 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $59.85 billion. During the same period last year, the business posted $1.54 EPS.

Technology Sirin Labs, Foxconn to design blockchain-based smartphone
Author: 0 Sirin Labs, Foxconn to design blockchain-based smartphone

Foxconn Technology Group has set hiring goals for the construction of its manufacturing campus in southeast Wisconsin. The smartphone is created to securely store and use digital currencies such as bitcoin in fee-less transactions. The company is planning to ship anywhere between 100,000 and a few million units of the phone this year. They raised a whopping $157.8 million from their initial coin offering, to make a computer and the blockchain smartphone.