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Apple to issue fix for devices at risk 'soon'

Here's the issue: Modern processors are created to perform something called "speculative execution" to enhance performance. Fixing the problems will slow a computer's performance, experts say, espec...

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Nintendo Switch becomes fastest-selling console in the US

Recently we heard that the Nintendo Switch has been selling faster than Sony's PS 2 in Japan. "This solution will work on ANY Nintendo Switch console regardless of the now installed firmware, an...

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All Macs, iOS devices affected by chip security flaws - Apple warns

The security flaws, dubbed Meltdown and Spectre , affect nearly all devices running Intel, ARM and AMD processors, according to the researchers who revealed their findings. The company said it will...

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4 powerlifting players killed in road accident in India

4 powerlifting players killed in road accident in India

Among the injured is Saksham Yadav , who bagged the gold medal for India at the World Weightlifting Championships in 2017. The players met with the accident at 4 am at a place called Alipur villa...

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J&K Avalanche: 9 missing, search and rescue operations underway

J&K Avalanche: 9 missing, search and rescue operations underway

A search and rescue operation has been launched, but fog and darkness are hampering the process. Nearly three hours after the avalanches, a seven-year-old was found alive and shifted to Kupwara hosp...

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Intel is rising after saying it's fixed the 'Spectre' CPU flaw

He warned that this should protect users for now, but the fact that malicious actors will continue to find ways to exploit the Meltdown and Spectre flaws "make it clear that CPU architecture decisio...

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Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Apple: App Store customers spent $890 million Christmas week

Free-to-play augmented reality game PokémonGO saw a resurgence towards the end of 2017, dominating Apple's App Store sales chart right after the release of the AR+ mode. Apple triumphantly anno...

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Data rates fall further as Jio intensifies war

Data rates fall further as Jio intensifies war

Reliance Jio has unleashed yet another price war in the New Year, reducing data tariff by up to 25%. The recent Airtel Rs 199 plan remains unchanged amid all alterations to some of the other prepa...

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Windows Meltdown patch: Find out if your PC is compatible

Windows Meltdown patch: Find out if your PC is compatible

This adds to the already-massive set of devices and situations in which either Meltdown or Spectre could have effects on computer users. The processors often handle data, like a password or encr...

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Taiwan Semiconductor Mfg LTD (TSM) Holding Increased by Lansdowne Partners Uk Llp

Co. The stock increased 1.67% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $45.7. About 371,126 shares traded. J Goldman Co L P stated it has 0.04% of its portfolio in Lululemon Athletica Inc. T...

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Hot Stock for Investors: Range Resources Corporation (RRC)

Now the Basic Materials index is trading at 4617.99 with 0.74 changeThe Basic Materials rally further compounded as the money flow clocked 1.33x with down tick of $1621.33mn resulting in non-yielding ...

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Active Volume Stock: Nokia Corporation (NYSE:NOK)

Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its position in Nokia Corp by 159.2% in the third quarter. TCW Group Inc. raised its position in shares of Nokia Oyj by 30.8% during the 3rd quarter. Accern also assigned...

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Sensex touches all-time high of 34175.21; Nifty too reaches new peak

Sensex touches all-time high of 34175.21; Nifty too reaches new peak

The broad-based NSE Nifty too was up 30.30 points, or 0.28 per cent, at 10,508.20. Shares of Varun Beverages gained 9% today after the company entered into a partnership with PepsiCo India t...

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Google releases Home sales info, CES Assistant focus

In a Friday post on Google's Keyword blog , head of product Rishi Chandra revealed that Google has sold more than one Home smart speaker device every second since October. And it's enabled the Assist...

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(NASDAQ:AMD) Holdings Cut by California State Teachers Retirement System

In the last ninety days, insiders have sold 1,414,403 shares of company stock worth $15,867,809. Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) closed at $162.01 a share in the latest session and the stock value rose ne...

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Now share your Instagram Stories directly on WhatsApp

Now share your Instagram Stories directly on WhatsApp

TechCrunch reports that Facebook is now running a test that allows select users to share their Instagram Stories directly on WhatsApp, as a WhatsApp Status (literally the "Stories" format of What...

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Has $1 Million Stake in McKesson Co. (NYSE:MCK)

McKesson Corporation (MCK ) share price fell -1.08% to $155.06 in the last trading session. About 502,882 shares traded. McKesson Corporation (NYSE:MCK) has seen its stock price gain 0.81, or +0.52%...

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Verizon's 5G home networks will use Samsung hardware

Verizon's 5G home networks will use Samsung hardware

The value of the order was not revealed. Samsung and Verizon plan to kick off commercial 5G services in Sacramento, California, over the second half of 2018, the South Korean tech giant said in a ...

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Amazon Reportedly Planning To Bid For English Premier League Streaming Rights

Amazon Reportedly Planning To Bid For English Premier League Streaming Rights

The Premier League declined to comment. Ed Woodward, the executive vice chairman of Manchester United, one of the league's most powerful clubs, fueled the speculation in September when he said he ...

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Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Console Ever in US

Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Console Ever in US

The Switch has sold 4.8 million units in the United States in its first 10 months on the market, beating the previous all-time best seller - Nintendo's Wii - which sold 4 million US units in the first...

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Intel (INTC) Given a $53.00 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase & Co

Intel (INTC) Given a $53.00 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase & Co

The stock increased 1.47% or $0.65 during the last trading session, reaching $45.08. About 60.71M shares traded or 107.87% up from the average. Shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) have been ...

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Patterson-UTI Energy (PTEN) Receives Daily Coverage Optimism Rating of 0.19

Sterling Mgmt Lc invested in 82,108 shares or 0.02% of the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. now owns 7,866,364 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $158,823,000 after buying an additional 2,...

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Medtronic (MDT) Upgraded at Bank of America

The shares were sold at an average price of $79.02, for a total transaction of $1,264,320.00. During the same period in the previous year, the firm earned $1.12 EPS. Therefore 74% are positive. Fabrin...

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Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) Lifted to "Overweight" at Barclays

Supplemental Annuity Collective Trust Of Nj who had been investing in Facebook Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $535.63B market cap company. 58 funds opened positions while...

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DC Movies Finds New President With 'It,' 'Conjuring' Executive

DC Movies Finds New President With 'It,' 'Conjuring' Executive

Hamada has a close relationship with James Wan , who is now directing the upcoming DC film Aquaman , as well as Toby Emmerich , the Warner Bros . Berg is now a partner at Vertigo, the production...

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Future Games May Explore Egyptian and Mayan Mythology

Future Games May Explore Egyptian and Mayan Mythology

The latest installment of God of War that is due in 2018 on PS4 with focus on the Norse mythology and it could very well be the first and last time if the God of War 5 moves on to other settin...

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Nintendo set to sell neon 'Splatoon' Joy-Con controllers in the US

Nintendo set to sell neon 'Splatoon' Joy-Con controllers in the US

To fit the bright ink shenanigans of the game, the new set was Neon Pink and Neon Green. Until now, these Joy-Con pads were restricted to the Splatoon 2 Switch bundle, which Nintendo released exc...

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Seagate Technology PLC (STX) Position Cut by Envestnet Asset Management Inc

Valueact Holdings Lp who had been investing in Seagate Technology Plc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $12.37B market cap company. Therefore 51% are positive. Barrick Gold Corp. ha...

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Intel chief sold shares after company told of bugs

Intel chief sold shares after company told of bugs

Information about the design flaw was "improperly" posted that the core of the security flaw was linked to Intel chips. Intel and Google said they planned to unveil the problem next week when ...

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Apple's battery replacement deal could mean a dip in iPhone sales

Apple's battery replacement deal could mean a dip in iPhone sales

If you have an iPhone 7 model with an earlier version of iOS, then your performance won't be throttled . Slower battery issues affect the iPhone 6, iPhone 6S, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE , iPhone 7, ...

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Seven Asus Zenfone smartphones get a price cut in India

Seven Asus Zenfone smartphones get a price cut in India

Not a huge discount, but price cuts are always welcomed. The handset boasts of a 16MP rear and an 8MP front facing snapper. It is powered by 2GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 processor. The sma...

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OnePlus yanks Oreo-based Oxygen OS for the OnePlus 5

OnePlus yanks Oreo-based Oxygen OS for the OnePlus 5

Instead, OnePlus will roll out the Oreo update with a partial release of OxygenOS 5.0.1, which is set to go live soon. The OnePlus 3 and 3T were announced back in 2016, those two phones were the...

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Sandstone White OnePlus 5T Smartphone Revealed

Sandstone White OnePlus 5T Smartphone Revealed

Now, following the launch of the OnePlus 5T Star Wars Edition , the company has released an all-new color option for its flagship 5T: Sandstone White. I do wish that the volume rocker, power button, ...

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January's Android Security Update Goes Live for Nexus and Pixel Devices

January's Android Security Update Goes Live for Nexus and Pixel Devices

They have similar lenses and nearly the same IMX377/IMX378 image sensors that click 12-megapixel photos. OTA files are available for Google Pixel and Nexus devices without an unlocked bootloader whi...

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Kobach says he will advise DHS after election panel's demise

Kobach says he will advise DHS after election panel's demise

Kobach's office charged Que J. Fullmer, 67, with two counts of voting without being qualified, one count of voting a few times and one count of "advance voting unlawful acts" for allegedly casting b...

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Billion Messages Were Sent On WhatsApp On New Year's Eve

Billion Messages Were Sent On WhatsApp On New Year's Eve

The move does not come as a surprise knowing that the latter has joined the Facebook fold in late 2014 after Mark Zuckerberg's company acquired the instant messaging service for $19 billion. Facebook ...

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Spotify boasts 70 million subscribers as stock market listing looms

Spotify boasts 70 million subscribers as stock market listing looms

Apple said in September that its streaming service had 30 million paying subscribers, showing a still significant gap with almost 10-year-old Spotify but also indicating that Apple Music is growing ...

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Apple says all Macs and iOS devices affected by chip flaws

Apple says all Macs and iOS devices affected by chip flaws

Apple is in the process of releasing an update to its Safari browser for macOS and iOS to mitigate issues related to Spectre, which the company said could make items in kernel memory available to othe...

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Microsoft signs agreement to acquire Avere Systems

Microsoft signs agreement to acquire Avere Systems

Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella was formerly Microsoft's head of cloud and enterprise group. Recent purchases by the company make that clear. With the added storage expertise of Avere and the...

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Nintendo Switch officially now the fastest-selling video game console ever

In keeping with Nintendo tradition, the Nintendo Switch looked like a bit of a risk when it launched in March 2017. We want to move the community forward and provide a persistent, stable and fast me...

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