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Tech PUBG celebrates 4M players on Xbox One with free loot crates
Author: 0 PUBG celebrates 4M players on Xbox One with free loot crates

The developers say this is "in order to optimize the server and game client performance" - presumably all the physics objects, impact events, and other bits were having issues. In an effort to improve the performance of the game and its servers, PUBG Corp.is removing weapons from the spawn island entirely in a new update on the game's test server.

Author: 0 Ford Motor (F) Short Interest Up 2.4% in December

The stock had a trading volume of 63,300,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 38,420,000. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. American Intl Incorporated has 0.01% invested in Rowan Companies plc (NYSE:RDC). Segment Wealth Management Llc decreased its stake in Apache Corp (APA) by 40.61% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Dorsey And Whitney Ltd reported 5,444 shares.

Tech Annual Count Of Homeless Takes Place Countywide
Author: 0 Annual Count Of Homeless Takes Place Countywide

Monarch Housing hopes to release the results of the NJ Counts 2018 survey sometime this spring. The count, mandated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, is so that federal dollars can be properly allocated to help fight homelessness.

Tech Tinder App Lacks Encryption, Consumer's Privateness at Danger: Checkmarx
Author: 0 Tinder App Lacks Encryption, Consumer's Privateness at Danger: Checkmarx

Sites that use HTTPS, compared to HTTP, encrypt communications between the user's browser or app and web server, so information is protected against hackers or eavesdroppers. This is not to say that Tinder , as an app, is insecure. Due to a lack of "basic" security measures, hackers can see photos, sexual preferences and matches - and even inject their own images into a user's photo stream.

Author: 0 Shelter Ins Retirement Plan Cuts Holdings in Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT)

Halbert Hargrove Russell Llc who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $886.27 billion market cap company. Brown Advisory holds 233,339 shares. Great West Life Assurance Can holds 0.05% or 219,780 shares in its portfolio. Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 12 sales for $93.68 million activity.

Tech Auto Expo 2018: Maruti Suzuki Launches New-Generation Swift
Author: 0 Auto Expo 2018: Maruti Suzuki Launches New-Generation Swift

Maruti Suzuki has completed preparations for the launch of its new Generation Hatchback Swift and the company will launch it in February 2018. The Auto Expo will also pave way for Suzuki to fulfil its commitment of delivering two new products for the Indian-market every year.

Tech Miitomo Meets Its End On 9th May
Author: 0 Miitomo Meets Its End On 9th May

With the app ending this May, Miitomo's lifespan comes in just over two years. Miitomo will offer daily login bonuses until the game ends, giving players 2,000 Miitomo coins and five game tickets every day. There's no word on whether or not the service is shutting down outside of Japan, though it's unlikely the app will continue in the rest of the world.

Tech Robert Mueller moves closer to possible interview of President Trump, sources say
Author: 0 Robert Mueller moves closer to possible interview of President Trump, sources say

Reuters could not immediately learn details about what kinds of questions Mr Sessions faced during his interview , which was first reported by the New York Times . Trump said he would look to speak with Mueller sometime in "about two to three weeks", but he has made simiar pledges before. Mr Trump told reporters that his former rival Hillary Clinton was not prepared to be interviewed under oath by the Federal Bureau of Investigation about her use of a private email server.

Author: 0 IOS 11.3 will let you disable battery-related throttling

This latest version of the iOS will also bring forth an updated ARKit and Health Records component for the phone's internal health app, alongside the aforementioned introduction of four new animoji . And, today, the iPhone maker officially reveals that this feature will be introduced in iOS 11.3. Other new iOS 11.3 features will include music video streaming through Apple Music, a new Video group and top-story improvements in Apple News, expanded software authentication ...

Tech What's The Story Behind Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)
Author: 0 What's The Story Behind Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

The firm has a market cap of $46.31 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 45.18 and a beta of 1.07. The stock increased 4.54% or $1.15 during the last trading session, reaching $26.47. 0 analysts gave its stock an Outperform rating. (NASDAQ:ATVI) has "Hold" rating given on Friday, August 7 by Zacks. On Thursday, October 6 the stock rating was maintained by Morgan Stanley with "Equal-Weight".

Tech Kemba Walker Would Be 'Devastated' If Hornets Traded Him Amid Rumors
Author: 0 Kemba Walker Would Be 'Devastated' If Hornets Traded Him Amid Rumors

The Hornets are unlikely to reach the playoffs this season. According to Ian Begley , Knicks reporter from ESPN , the Hornets would like to engage in trade discussions for Walker. He almost recorded a double-double as he tallied nine assists as well. In this hypothetical trade, Pelton states that for the Pistons to acquire Walker they would need to offer a package of Reggie Jackson , Anthony Tolliver, Henry Ellenson, Stanley Johnson and Draft Picks.

Tech Disney To Give Employees $1000 Cash Bonus, Invest $50M In Tuition Costs
Author: 0 Disney To Give Employees $1000 Cash Bonus, Invest $50M In Tuition Costs

About 255,652 shares traded or 135.73% up from the average. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS)'s price-to-sales ratio of 3.04 is creating a long-term opportunity in the value in its stock. The market capitalization of the company is $9.78 Billion. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on Tuesday, December 8 by Keefe Bruyette & Woods. Walt Disney Company has a 12-month low of $90.32 and a 12-month high of $116.10.

Tech Samsung, LG outcry against USA safeguard on washers
Author: 0 Samsung, LG outcry against USA safeguard on washers

The tariff announced Monday is being imposed on imported washing machines from Samsung and LG, which were producing low-priced washing machines in foreign countries and oversaturating the us market. Representatives for LG and Samsung didn't immediately respond to a request for comment. The company continued to say Samsung Electronics' total additional cost burden will amount to US$60 million if Samsung Electronics and consumers equally bear the 50% tariff about the remaining 300,000 ...

Tech Closed Beta for Sea of Thieves begins today
Author: 0 Closed Beta for Sea of Thieves begins today

Developer Rare has addressed the problem on Twitter and says it is now looking into a solution, though the studio didn't offer a precise timetable for when it expects the issue to be resolved. Thanks for hanging in there, pirates! Sea of Thieves players are receiving a "too early" error message when attempting to access the beta, and the developers took to Twitter to assure players that they are investigating the cause of the issue.

Tech UEFA Nations League: Armenia to play Macedonia, Lichtenstein and Gibraltar
Author: 0 UEFA Nations League: Armenia to play Macedonia, Lichtenstein and Gibraltar

The three will feature in Group One of League A , the top division of the four-tier tournament which UEFA has introduced to replace worldwide friendlies. Northern Ireland are in Group Three of League B , and will play Austria and Bosnia-Herzegovina. The best-placed nation in each group not yet qualified for the Euros will form a four-team playoff for that division in March 2020.

Tech Fitbit will officially kill support for Pebble smartwatches this summer
Author: 0 Fitbit will officially kill support for Pebble smartwatches this summer

The June deadline represents a six-month extension: when Pebble's software arm was acquired by Fitbit in late 2016, Fitbit said it would only keep support for the Pebble software API going until December 31, 2017. This move seems to be less about consoling Pebble supporters than it is an attempt to drum up business for the new smartwatch. Now, Fitbit says, it has extended that cutoff date another half-year, allowing Pebble watch owners to get a little more out of their gizmos - and maybe ...

Tech Smartphone Vivo X20 Plus UD officially presented
Author: 0 Smartphone Vivo X20 Plus UD officially presented

The dimensions of the regular X20 Plus are 165.3 x 80.1 x 7.5mm and its weight is 181.5 grams. The color option is only one - Black with golden rims around the display and the dual-cam setup on the back. As for storage, the X20 Plus UD here only comes in a 128GB flavor, and you can add up to a further 256GB via a microSD card. In fact, the prototype featured at CES was a heavily modified X20 Plus.

Tech Moto X4 6GB RAM variant to launch on February 1 in India
Author: 0 Moto X4 6GB RAM variant to launch on February 1 in India

The new variant is tipped to come with 6GB RAM and 64GB or 128GB internal storage. Lenovo owned Motorola is all geared up to launch new Moto X4 in India on February 1. The major highlight of the smartphone is the dual-camera setup, which comes with a combination of a 12-megapixel sensor with 1.4-micron pixel size, f/2.0 aperture, and dual pixel autofocus along with an 8-megapixel ultra-wide angle with a 120-degree field of view, aperture f/2.2 and 1.12-micron pixels.

Tech Ghost Recon Wildlands Joins The Loot Box Cartel
Author: 0 Ghost Recon Wildlands Joins The Loot Box Cartel

Each crate will set players back by 400 Credits and won't have any duplicate cosmetics, so don't worry about racking up the same skin continuously (I'm looking at you Battlefield 1). The Ghost War Crates, on the other hand, feature customization items and skins, as well as Exotic weapons. The publisher and developer has described the items as types of loot boxes that will contain a random assortment of cosmetic items.

Tech Plex Adds Support For VR, Releases App For Google Daydream
Author: 0 Plex Adds Support For VR, Releases App For Google Daydream

You will need a seperate app for Plex VR , which can be found in the Google Play store right here . The new feature , which Plex touted on Wednesday , will let friends watch shows together in a VR environment and watch shows on a giant VR screen.

Tech Anthem's success or failure could decide BioWare's future
Author: 0 Anthem's success or failure could decide BioWare's future

And while chatting about showing EA an internal build for Anthem , he also dropped a hint about a new installment to the Dragon Age franchise. Fortunately, in the 6 years it has taken to develop Anthem , it sounds as if the process has gotten a little bit better in Schreier's report .

Tech Google Assistant now supports voice match for multiple Netflix profiles
Author: 0 Google Assistant now supports voice match for multiple Netflix profiles

Android users can now purchase and download audiobooks without installing third-party apps. The move will better help Google compete with Amazon in the smart speaker market. "With audiobooks on Google Play , rolling out today in 45 countries and nine languages, you can turn your time stuck in traffic, on the treadmill, or waiting in line into reading time", wrote Google in a blog post.

Tech Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone may give 3D Touch a miss
Author: 0 Apple's 6.1-inch LCD iPhone may give 3D Touch a miss

Kuo said that the entry level iPhone will have 3 GB RAM against 4 GB of other two models, and it won't have 3D touch like the other two. "Similar to when Apple ended iPhone 5 to launch iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C". The iPhone X accounted for only 20% of the iPhone sales mix, while the iPhone 8 was 24% of the mix and the iPhone 8 Plus was 17% of the mix. We now know that the iPhone X was the world's number one shipped smartphone model launched during the three month period from ...

Tech DJI's Mavic Air drone may have improved 4K video
Author: 0 DJI's Mavic Air drone may have improved 4K video

In another video he showed himself pulling a folded Mavic Air from the pocket of his cycling jersey. DJI is set to unveil a new consumer drone on January 23, but a leak appears to have already spoiled the announcement. There's something fun about drones in general, but if that's all you want, the Mavic Air is undeniably going to be overkill. Both devices are small, and both are ready to roll nearly anywhere a drone-flying user might want to fly.

Tech Egypt: Sisi Poised to Win 2nd Term as Last Challenger Arrested
Author: 0 Egypt: Sisi Poised to Win 2nd Term as Last Challenger Arrested

The military also accused Anan of forging documents to falsely indicate his military service was terminated. "In upholding the principle of the law's sovereignty as the basic rule of the state, it is imperative that legal measures relevant to these violations and crimes be taken and he (Annan) is summoned for questioning by the relevant authorities", it said.

Tech Indian Commemorative Summit 2018: Vietnam PM arrives
Author: 0 Indian Commemorative Summit 2018: Vietnam PM arrives

PM Modi will hold bilateral meetings with Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi , Vietnam prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc , and Philippines President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. "Our mutual experience has been that more opening up means more investment, and more investment creates more economic activity, more jobs, more prosperity", he said.

Tech Apple may discontinue iPhone X after the arrival of new model
Author: 0 Apple may discontinue iPhone X after the arrival of new model

The lowered price of the iPhone X could do some serious damage to Apple's mid-range gadgets. This has been the case so far and many iPhone X fans are hoping to use the hypothetical opportunity and buy the first bezel-less iPhone. "This strategy has hedged Apple's risk as it upgrades the iPhone, in both design and user experience". Kuo recognises the fact that other phone manufacturers will copy Apple's technology, and we've already seen companies such as Huawei and LG integrate their own ...

Tech Microsoft Xbox One X Launched in India: Price, Release Date
Author: 0 Microsoft Xbox One X Launched in India: Price, Release Date

Recall that recently Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, confessed that he would like to make Xbox Game Pass available for PC. Also the console works with all Xbox One games and accessories. Start your 14-day free Xbox Game Pass trial today: http://www.xbox.com/game-pass or directly from your Xbox One console. Starting with Sea of Thieves on 20 March, anything published by Microsoft Studios will follow on the same release day as the boxed copy.

Tech Google brings audiobooks to its Play store
Author: 0 Google brings audiobooks to its Play store

Unlike Amazon's Audible , with which it appears created to compete, Google doesn't require a membership to buy audiobooks . You can listen to your favorite audiobooks on all devices that support Google Assistant like Google Home or any other.

Tech Riverside County homeless count begins Tuesday
Author: 0 Riverside County homeless count begins Tuesday

In the 2017 PIT, 98 homeless people were documented in Beaver County. "Vermont organizations are doing tremendous work to provide housing and support services to those who need them most". Aman Dermas, of Helping Hand of Hope and the Housing and Homeless Coalition of Elizabethtown, said the January 31 K-Count only identifies those who are "literally homeless".

Tech See Pictures: Alia Bhatt friend Kripa Mehta's is a ideal bride!
Author: 0 See Pictures: Alia Bhatt friend Kripa Mehta's is a ideal bride!

However, according to latest reports, a source know has informed that Ranbir seems to be incensed with Karan Johar and Alia Bhatt's PR team for dissemination rumours only for the sake of movie's promotions. The film also stars Ranveer Singh in the lead role. Alia wore a bright anarkali in a yellow-that-yelled, which was a marvelous choice by the actor for a daytime event.

Tech Xbox One X now officially launched in India
Author: 0 Xbox One X now officially launched in India

The console will also be sold at Croma and Landmark stores across the country, as well as over 100 gaming specialty stores. "With 40 percent more power than any other consoles, Xbox One X is where console gamers can play the best versions of games", Microsoft said.