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The Apple HomePod was available for pre-order starting January 26th and has just sold out of units yesterday. It's an attempt to catch up with rivals such as Amazon and Google. More than 16% of iPhone users were strongly compelled to purchase an Echo device over a HomePod. A slew of reviews for Apple's new smart speaker HomePod, which was released Friday, all come to the same conclusion: It's good - if you can afford it and use only Apple products such as the iPhone and services such as ...
  • Yes, Bandai Namco is working on Metroid Prime 4

    Yes, Bandai Namco is working on Metroid Prime 4

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    Nintendo is also collaborating on the project, which was announced at E3 previous year with a brief teaser. Since the announcement of this project, Nintendo has confirmed that Retro Studios will not be handling the development of this new Metroid title.
  • Twitter admits Russian trolls posted about Brexit

    Twitter admits Russian trolls posted about Brexit

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    She further told the committee: "Absolutely we are happy to co-operate with the UK Government's investigations into whether there was any interference in elections in the UK". UK MPs also pushed Twitter, Facebook, and Google to come clean about what happened on their platforms after US Congress was successful in getting disclosures about activity around the 2016 US presidential election.
  • Lizzy Yarnold to be GB's flag bearer at Winter Olympics opening ceremony

    Lizzy Yarnold to be GB's flag bearer at Winter Olympics opening ceremony

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    While there hasn't been too much buzz entering the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, they have arrived and we'll be hearing a lot about the Games over the next two and a half weeks. And female ice hockey players from both Koreas will compete as one team . Could they meet? That and other theories have engulfed South Korean media.
  • Court rejects appeals by 47 Russian athletes hours before opening ceremony

    Court rejects appeals by 47 Russian athletes hours before opening ceremony

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    U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Friday South Korean President Moon Jae-in supports the U.S. decision to apply more sanctions on North Korea because Moon acknowledges pressure has helped bring Pyongyang to inter-Korean talks. The thaw between North and South ahead of the Olympics comes at a time when Pyongyang is under tightening United Nations sanctions imposed over its nuclear and missile programs, having tested missiles a year ago that could hit other continents.
  • [PyeongChang 2018] Thermoses not allowed at opening ceremony

    [PyeongChang 2018] Thermoses not allowed at opening ceremony

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    The organisers of the South Korean Olympic Games made a decision to create a temporary stadium , as Pyeongchang county only has a permanent population of 45,000, meaning a permanent venue may have become a financial burden. Speaking on the eve of the Games in South Korea , World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) president Craig Reedie attempted to assuage the concerns of athletes who fear their rivals could dope their way to gold.
  • Microsoft Cortana Now Available for iPad

    Microsoft Cortana Now Available for iPad

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    The app has also been updated to launch 20% faster. Those of you who use Microsoft's Cortana on iOS have a pleasant surprise awaiting you on the App Store today. It can present personalised news stories, track flights timings, make users aware of emails, set reminders, and schedule calendars. Here are some things that you can say to Cortana: ● "Remind me to buy groceries".
  • How to watch the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics

    How to watch the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics

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    Athletes from 92 countries and territories are taking part in the Olympics . Former skeleton World Champion and Olympic silver medallist Shelley Rudman joins the stellar presenter line-up, with four-time Olympic alpine skier Emma Carrick-Anderson, Mike Dixon, a competitor at six consecutive Olympic Winter Games across cross-country skiing and biathlon, and Finlay Mickel, one of Great Britain's most successful downhill skiers who made two Olympic Winter Games and four World Championships.
  • Fortnite Reaches New Heights, Boasting 3.4 Million Concurrent Players

    Fortnite Reaches New Heights, Boasting 3.4 Million Concurrent Players

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    Fortnite is out now for PC, PS4 and Xbox One . As Epic explains, Fornite has gone from 60,000 concurrents to 3.4 million in just a few months, leading to some scalability issues. The sheer amount of users caused half a dozen "partial and total service disruptions", according to Epic. A new blog post is chock full of incredibly detailed technical information about the game's servers and how things work under the hood.
  • Investors Sell Shares of Apple (AAPL) on Strength (AAPL)

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    The Frontier Investment Mgmt Company holds 251,466 shares with $38.76 million value, down from 289,525 last quarter. The stock decreased 0.94% or $0.35 during the last trading session, reaching $36.95. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Tuesday, September 5. The rating was initiated by Citigroup with "Buy" on Tuesday, December 20. (NASDAQ:BJRI) earned "Buy" rating by Canaccord Genuity on Friday, October 27.
  • Viacom shares shine on upbeat distributor revenue forecast

    Viacom shares shine on upbeat distributor revenue forecast

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    Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 33,302 shares of the company's stock worth $1,118,000 after acquiring an additional 8,932 shares during the period. It has forward price to earnings ratio of 7.91, and price to earnings ratio calculated as 6.70. (NasdaqGS:VIAB) is 0.141812. This is calculated by taking the earnings per share and dividing it by the last closing share price.
  • Complaints against OR lawmaker stretch back years

    Complaints against OR lawmaker stretch back years

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    The 51-page report says Kruse's actions created a hostile workplace and the fact that his conduct was widely known yet went unchecked left women less powerful than he to suffer, certain their complaints would go nowhere. "The process is still ongoing, and will continue with the Senate Conduct Committee meeting". She also told the investigator that Kruse subjected her to "a lot of hugging" and would grab her and pull her into a tight hug at least twice a week.
  • Kemba Walker named to second-consecutive NBA All-Star Game

    Kemba Walker named to second-consecutive NBA All-Star Game

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    The NBA also says Detroit All-Star center Andre Drummond will replace Porzingis, the defending champion, in the Skills Challenge. Walker, who is shooting.846 from the free-throw line, ranks fourth in the Eastern Conference in free throws (248), third in three-point field goals (141) and ninth in field goals (383).
  • Toyota Tundra TRD, 4Runner TRD, Tacoma TRD Pro just got meaner

    Toyota Tundra TRD, 4Runner TRD, Tacoma TRD Pro just got meaner

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    Once again there are 4Runner, Tacoma and Tundra options to choose from, and this year each of them comes fitted as standard with 2.5-inch Fox internal bypass shocks tuned specifically by Toyota's TRD performance division, whether it be for desert racing, rock crawling, or the daily commute.
  • CAS rejects appeals of 13 Russians on eve of Olympics

    CAS rejects appeals of 13 Russians on eve of Olympics

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    Here's what you need to know about the 2018 Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony which marks the official beginning of the Games . Some skiing and figure skating competition takes place Thursday in South Korea . NBC will also be providing virtual reality coverage for viewers with Windows Mixed Reality headsets, Samsung Gear VR, Google Cardboard or Google Daydream devices.
  • QUALCOMM (QCOM) Lowered to

    QUALCOMM (QCOM) Lowered to "Hold" at ValuEngine

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    Dumont Blake Advisors Limited Liability Company holds 0.18% of its portfolio in QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM ) for 8,189 shares. It has underperformed by 7.39% the S&P500. Perhaps, that suggests something about why 0.11% of the outstanding share supply is held by institutional investors. Nikko Asset Mgmt Americas reported 206,700 shares stake.
  • Emflux One unveiled at Auto Expo 2018

    Emflux One unveiled at Auto Expo 2018

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    As per Tata Motors , the Racemo is "a stunning-looking vehicle for the money". The Racemo is definitely the sportiest and the most attractive auto from Tata Motors . The electric superbike from Emflux is powered by a liquid cooled AC induction motor that is tuned to generate 84 Nm of torque at 8400 rpm. Quick charging is available with a 0-80 percent charge completing in 1hr 15mins while optional fast charging will also be available.
  • Money multiplier stocks of the day: Walmart Inc. (WMT)

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    The stock decreased 2.59% or $2.67 during the last trading session, reaching $100.18. Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 14.05% since February 8, 2017 and is uptrending. (NYSE:WMT). 51,765 were accumulated by Jolley Asset Management. Grimes & Inc owns 3,333 shares for 0.03% of their portfolio. (NYSE:WMT). Independent Order Of Foresters reported 0.22% in Walmart Inc.
  • What the Chart Means for PayPal Holdings, Inc. (PYPL)

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    To have technical views, liquidity ratio of PayPal Holdings, Inc . Shares are now up over the past year, outperforming the broad market by -100% and outperformed a peer group of similar companies by 320%. Comparatively, PYPL posted earnings of $0.48 per share in the same quarter, a year earlier. The company is estimating to achieve earnings per share (EPS) growth of 27.80% in this year and the earnings per share (EPS) growth expected to be 22.50% in the next year.
  • New Overwatch Year of the Dog Skins

    New Overwatch Year of the Dog Skins

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    With some of these skins being Blizzard's best to date, that they've implemented their change prior to the Year of the Dog event is probably no coincidence. We call these "restricted abilities'". There's a brand new map that's been built exclusively for capture the flag named Ayutthaya , that's based in Thailand and combines elements of modern and historic design.