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As it stands now, Apple's market cap stands at $858 billion, and though there has been speculation regarding Apple becoming the world's first trillion-dollar company, that may be unlikely given how aggressively Apple has been buying back shares in recent years.
  • Facebook vows more transparency over political ads

    Facebook vows more transparency over political ads

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    A few days before sending a representative to testify on this issue on Capitol Hill, Facebook unveiled a new advertising rule that requires polling ads to include a "paid for" element related to information about purchasers. election. While Facebook's new transparency requirements will apply to all advertisers, it will only require verification for political advertisers.
  • GameStop is launching a game rental subscription called PowerPass

    GameStop is launching a game rental subscription called PowerPass

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    How much appetite there is for a physical games rental service remains to be seen. As reported by Kotaku , the retailer is offering a new feature called the PowerPass. In order to keep track of what has been rented, the service is only available to GameStop's Power-Up Rewards members, though it's open to those on both the free and paid-for tiers.
  • Samsung patents a pressure-sensitive in-display fingerprint sensor

    Samsung patents a pressure-sensitive in-display fingerprint sensor

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    As far as battery life goes, it's not bad for an Android phone but it still won't last a full day of heavy usage. "The Galaxy Tab A is designed for parents and kids". The Galaxy Tab A 2017 also comes with parental controls. The device is inbuilt with Snapdragon 820 along with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of storage. If the Samsung Galaxy Tab A sounds enticing, you'll be able to pick one up starting Wednesday, November 1, for $229.99.
  • Bayern have no back-up for me, says exhausted Lewandowski

    Bayern have no back-up for me, says exhausted Lewandowski

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    The issue has come to the fore in the build-up to Tuesday's Champions League clash with Celtic in Glasgow, with Lewandowski unable to travel with the team due to a muscle injury. Bayern chief executive Karl-Heinz Rumenigge said that Lewandowski could have featured if they needed him to, with his thigh problem not all that serious.
  • 'Sunscreen' snowfall observed on fiery hot exoplanet

    'Sunscreen' snowfall observed on fiery hot exoplanet

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    Scientists at Penn State have discovered a planet outside of our solar system where it rains titanium oxide, the main ingredient in sunscreen. On similar hot giant planets gaseous titanium dioxide exists in the planet's upper atmosphere radiating energy as heat, but on Kepler-13Ab astronomers think the temperature differential between the fixed day and night sides of the planet will cause strong winds which will blow the titanium dioxide to the nightside where it cools and condenses into ...
  • Man arrested for starting Bear Fire in Boulder Creek, looting home

    Man arrested for starting Bear Fire in Boulder Creek, looting home

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    He is being held on $800,000 bail. Hart says Coy intentionally started the fire on the night of October 16 after getting into a dispute with a neighbor. Officials say if not for the heroic efforts of firefighters, Coy could easily be facing murder charges as well. Officials have launched a criminal investigation into the now fully contained Bear Fire in the Santa Cruz Mountains, saying it appeared suspicious.
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. (VRTX) Given "Market Perform" Rating at BMO Capital Markets

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    The firm current ratio calculated as 1.10, this value is acceptable if it lies in 1.3% to 3%. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on VRTX . If you are viewing this piece on another website, it was stolen and reposted in violation of U.S. and worldwide copyright laws. The legal version of this report can be accessed at https://www.truebluetribune.com/2017/10/28/vertex-pharmaceuticals-incorporated-vrtx-rating-reiterated-by-piper-jaffray-companies.html.
  • Sonic Forces has a one-minute demo in Japan

    Sonic Forces has a one-minute demo in Japan

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    Sonic Forces is set to release for Nintendo Switch , Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC on November 7, 2017. Fortunately, that's easy enough to work around; all you have to do is create a new Nintendo Account and select Japan as your region.
  • Vodafone announces Rs 496 plan with 1GB daily data, unlimited calls

    Vodafone announces Rs 496 plan with 1GB daily data, unlimited calls

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    The new Vodafone Rs. 496 prepaid recharge plan offers its prepaid subscribers unlimited voice calling (all network Local + STD) and 496GB 4G mobile data with a validity of 84 days. Alok Verma, Business Head, Delhi & NCR, Vodafone India , said, "We, at Vodafone, believe in providing the best network, service experience and value to our customers".
  • Scientists spot first object from beyond the solar system

    Scientists spot first object from beyond the solar system

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    If the comet does come from another star like Vega, light reflecting off it could reveal its basic composition and possibly, by extension, that of a solar system too distant to explore within our lifetimes. Worldwide, scientists are aiming telescopes at the object as it departs, in the hope of obtaining data that might provide clues as to its origin. Scientists from the global astronomical Union announced the discovery in the vastness of the Solar system of the comet, flew from another star ...
  • Valve Reveals Plans to Update its Steam Curator System

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    On the curators side of things, Valve says that the feedback it has received is that these personalities and brands need to feel rewarded and have a meaningful impact. Furthermore, video content from Curators will also be able to be embedded to accompany reviews. Finally, Valve is introducing a new system called Curator Connect that's created to offer a more effective, practical line of communication between curators and developers.
  • Nintendo reveals 'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' launch date for Android and iOS

    Nintendo reveals 'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' launch date for Android and iOS

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    The video below gives us a look at Nintendo's latest mobile game. High end furniture and amenities take longer to create, and some crafting materials can prove elusive, but like any mobile game, microtransactions are the answer. Nintendo reportedly learned about the importance of such timed events after the release of Fire Emblem Heroes , which didn't have any limited-time events at launch.
  • Destiny 2 Xur Location and Inventory Guide for October 27

    Destiny 2 Xur Location and Inventory Guide for October 27

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    Exotic Sniper Rifle: D.A.R.C.I. Warlocks can purchase the Eye of Another World for 23 Legendary Shards. He also has the incredibly useful Knucklehead Radar helmet for Hunters, giving them the ability to see the mini-map while aiming. While scoped and viewing this information, you get better target acquisition and increased precision damage. Typically, he's packing a healthy arsenal of exotic guns and gear-such as the D.A.R.C.I.
  • Visitor from Far, Far Away: Interstellar Object Spotted in Our Solar System

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    The object, known as A/2017 U1 , was detected last week by researchers using the Pan-STARRS 1 telescope in Hawaii. More telescopes are turning the object in hopes to identify its composition. Matthew Holman, director of the Minor Planet Center in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which collected data regarding asteroids and comets on the solar system , informed, the scientists have been spotted many hyperbolic objects, but all those objects were nudged onto escape trajectory by gravitational ...
  • Featured Stock: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)

    Featured Stock: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU)

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    The consensus recommendation for stock is 2.00. The Twitter, Inc . has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 71.90 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 0.65. They generally move extremely slowly and they only produce big price swings when the company produces good or bad trading results, which may only happen a couple of times a year at best.
  • How To Stop iOS Apps From Secretly Spying Through Your Camera

    How To Stop iOS Apps From Secretly Spying Through Your Camera

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    He wrote: "Once you take and post one picture or video via a social network app, you grant full access to the camera, and any time the app is running, the app can use the camera". "After a bit of scrolling, you'll suddenly see pictures of yourself, taken a few seconds ago while you scrolled through the feed", he explained. Like laptops, he said the iPhone should come with an LED indicator to show when the camera is on.
  • Mandy Moore Is Ready to Have Kids 'Sooner Rather Than Later'

    Mandy Moore Is Ready to Have Kids 'Sooner Rather Than Later'

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    And even though Mandy and Taylor are forced to spend a lot of time apart because of her hectic schedule filming " This Is Us " and his touring, they always make time for each other. And the 33-year-old actress is keen to have a "small" wedding when she ties the knot with Taylor. I never imagined myself with some attractive dress in front of 300 people .
  • NHS chiefs failed to heed alerts before North Korea cyberattack

    NHS chiefs failed to heed alerts before North Korea cyberattack

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    And on Friday, the National Audit Office published a scathing report highlighting the NHS' lack of preparedness for such an attack. Overall, 81 NHS organisations were affected by the WannaCry attack and the United Kingdom department of health was unable to cost the impact of the incident, meaning the full extent of the ransomware attack may never be discovered.
  • The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)

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    In the last quarter, insiders sold 1,055,733 shares of company stock worth $46,099,843. It has outperformed by 0.92% the S&P500. The Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW ) traded up 1.57% during midday trading on Thursday, reaching $45.35. 61 funds opened positions while 140 raised stakes. Bancorporation Of Nova Scotia reported 274,382 shares. Reinhart Partners Inc., a Wisconsin-based fund reported 426,285 shares.
  • Instagram Adds New 'Superzoom' Effect and Halloween Filters

    Instagram Adds New 'Superzoom' Effect and Halloween Filters

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    To try it out, just open the camera and click the "Superzoom" option, which is located under the record button next to Boomerang , and tap record. Instagram's new tool, however, is going to make that zoom even faster and better than you have been able to do before this.