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Author: 0 Achmea Investment Management BV Buys 2847 Shares of Amazon.com, Inc

About 13.57M shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen 62.48% since December 26, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.32% the S&P500. Loop Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Friday, September 29 report. Oppenheimer Holdings Inc. reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a $970.00 price target on shares of Amazon.com in a research report on Tuesday.

Technology Wait, Is the iPhone X Expensive?
Author: 0 Wait, Is the iPhone X Expensive?

Investment banking firm Cowen and Company believes Apple did not add enough new technology to the iPhone X to justify its $1,000 price point. That's according to Sinolink Securities analyst Zhang Bin, who said in a Monday note to clients Apple might sell "only" 35 million iPhones in its first quarter of next year - which would come in almost 12 million devices below Q4 shipments.

Technology Brick-And-Mortar Google Stores Coming Soon To India!
Author: 0 Brick-And-Mortar Google Stores Coming Soon To India!

It had actually opened similar exclusive affiliated store: AndroidLand in collaboration with Spice Mobility way back in 2013, which also used to sell Nexus 5 , a first in Nexus series phone to be made available via physical store in the country.

Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1 Android Oreo beta update enables fast charging and more

This means that with Android Oreo , customers will also fast charging support in the Mi A1. Android Oreo is a massive upgrade with a wide range of features and it'll bring a refreshed user experience to eligible handsets. As we mentioned, LG is officially rolling out the Android 8.0 Oreo update for the LG V30. The smartphone flaunts a metal unibody and comes with round edges.

Author: 0 Snapdragon 855 expected to unveil in 2018 with TSMC flavor

The report quotes Qualcomm executive saying 'Qualcomm is engaging TSMC to roll out a modem chip very soon in the first half of 2018 and TSMC will manufacture the mobile giant's upcoming flagship Snapdragon processor, known as Snapdragon 855 , before the end of next year'.

Technology Samsung launches 2018 Galaxy A8 mid-range smartphone
Author: 0 Samsung launches 2018 Galaxy A8 mid-range smartphone

The phone referred to by many as the " Samsung Galaxy X " is supposed to bend in the middle - but a recent Samsung press release suggests the device associated with the rumored phone's model number may not be the Galaxy X , but rather a rugged smartphone intended for professional settings and not the average consumer.

Technology Oppo A83 with 5.7-inch display and 4GB RAM launched
Author: 0 Oppo A83 with 5.7-inch display and 4GB RAM launched

For starters, the OPPO A83 comes with a tall 5.7-inch almost bezel-less HD+ display on the front. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor as well and like the Oppo F5 , the phones integrate AI facial recognition. The expandable storage support on both the devices is up to 256GB (via microSD card). Connectivity wise, the phone offers dual hybrid SIM slots, 4G LTE with VoLTE, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, Wi-Fi 2.4/5 GHz 802.11 a/b/g/n, 3.5 mm jack and GPS.

Technology Xiaomi Mi A1's Android Oreo Beta Adds Fast Charging Feature
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1's Android Oreo Beta Adds Fast Charging Feature

Xiaomi is addressing this issue with the Oreo update. As the smartphone is nearly stable in the beta version of the Oreo update, Xiaomi is expected to soon launch the stable version of the operating system. It is still unclear whether Xiaomi is in fact adding universal fast charge support for Mi A1 with the Oreo update. In our review, we found the smartphone to be an all-rounder that not only offers a pure Android experience, but also the best in class cameras.

Technology President Trump Celebrates Christmas With Family in Florida
Author: 0 President Trump Celebrates Christmas With Family in Florida

A few advisers also made the trip. The president was briefed earlier Monday on a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan , that killed at least six people. The Trumps Wednesday at the church in 2005. According to the White House pool report , Rev. James R Harlan welcomed the couple and walked with them into the church.

Technology Guatemala to join US in moving embassy to Jerusalem
Author: 0 Guatemala to join US in moving embassy to Jerusalem

Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely has told a radio station that 10 more countries are considering recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital following the earlier declaration by Guatemala. Guatemala and Honduras are both reliant on USA funding to improve security in their gang-ridden territories. The United States is an important source of assistance to Guatemala and Honduras, and Trump had threatened to cut off financial aid to countries that supported the UN resolution.

Technology OnePlus 5 to get Face Unlock feature with Android Oreo stable update
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 to get Face Unlock feature with Android Oreo stable update

OnePlus will likely need to test its code with the (slightly) different hardware on the OnePlus 5 to find any differences or tweaks that need to be made, so we're likely looking at a few weeks or perhaps months before it rolls out. There is a Parallel Apps feature to let users have multiple accounts for apps such as Facebook, WhatsApp, and LinkedIn. OnePlus 5T is the successor to OnePlus 5 and it brings with enhancements primarily in the design department.

Technology Take Note! WhatsApp to stop working on these smartphones from next week
Author: 0 Take Note! WhatsApp to stop working on these smartphones from next week

And while users of these older mobile platforms will undoubtedly be affected, they account for only very outdated devices; many of which have stopped being commercially available for years now. Earlier, Whatsapp rolled out some new features on the beta version which will soon make their way to the stable version of the app. The app now has a new icon that will prompt when a user is taking a video call.

Technology Apple might be slowing down old iPhones to preserve battery life
Author: 0 Apple might be slowing down old iPhones to preserve battery life

Apple has just admitted that it intentionally slows down aging iPhones, but there's a non-sinister reason for that. A law firm in Chicago claims that Apple is in violation of business laws by partaking in deceptive business practices in the state of IL, and thus also in IN and North Carolina.

Author: 0 World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD) Analysts See $0.95 EPS

The stock decreased 1.44% or $4.74 during the last trading session, reaching $325.03. 286,537 shares of the stock traded hands. Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLK) has risen 30.53% since December 23, 2016 and is uptrending. 67 funds opened positions while 169 raised stakes. Ledyard Fincl Bank accumulated 130 shares. Northern Tru has 65,147 shares. Credit Acceptance (NASDAQ: CACC ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Monday, October 30th.

Author: 0 EPS for Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) Expected At $0.88

It has outperformed by 9.38% the S&P500. Aviva Public Ltd Co holds 0.85% or 3.21M shares. Kopernik Global Investors Llc sold 200,972 shares as the company's stock declined 10.61% while stock markets rallied. SunTrust Banks restated a "hold" rating and issued a $50.00 price objective on shares of Verizon Communications in a report on Friday, October 20th. KeyCorp reiterated a "hold" rating on shares of Verizon Communications in a research note on Wednesday, October 11th.

Technology NORAD helps children keep track of Santa Claus on Christmas eve
Author: 0 NORAD helps children keep track of Santa Claus on Christmas eve

His elves otherwise known as volunteers working to answer calls from kids all over the world. The website is www.noradsanta.org, with updates offered in a number of languages in addition to English. If you'd prefer to track St. Nick via voice command, your Google Home and Amazon Alexa will have you covered, too. Major Leaton says Santa will also traditionally drop his presents off in Canada first, which she insists does not cause any Christmas envy for the Americans at this Canadian Forces ...

Technology Apple slows down older iPhones, faces lawsuit
Author: 0 Apple slows down older iPhones, faces lawsuit

Al Jazeera's Charlotte Bellis reports. On the back of the revelations, Apple was hit by two separate class action lawsuits this week, one filed in California , and another lawsuit filed in IL. Bogdanovich and Speas are trying to get the case certified to cover anyone in the United States who owned an Apple phone older than the iPhone 8.

Technology Apple sued after it admits to slowing down older iPhones
Author: 0 Apple sued after it admits to slowing down older iPhones

While Apple will probably be quick to point out that the software updates in question were meant to prevent users from encountering unexpected shut downs on phones with degraded batteries, the Illinois suit claims that Apple's failure to inform consumers about the full extent of these software updates is in direction violation of Illinois Consumer Fraud and Deceptive Business Practice Art, along with similar consumer protection laws in IN and North Carolina.