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Stocks To Invest: Ixia (XXIA), Gramercy Property Trust, Inc. (GPT)
- April 22, 2017

Finally, JMP Securities cut shares of Gramercy Property Trust from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating in a research report on Monday, January 9th. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available at this link. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 2,835,096 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock valued at $250,679,000 after buying an additional 463,446 shares during the period. (more...)
Police continue timeline probe of Steve Stephens Police continue timeline probe of Steve Stephens
- April 22, 2017

Godwin was walking down a Cleveland, Ohio, street when Stephens gunned him down, then posted a video of the shooting on Facebook. "We will keep doing all we can to prevent tragedies like this from happening", he said . "I'm not happy what you did, but I forgive you". Employees at the McDonald's on Buffalo Road, in Harborcreek Township, said a drive-through attendant alerted state police when Stephens stopped at the restaurant's drive-through window shortly after 11 a.m. (more...)
Jio way ahead in the download speed game Jio way ahead in the download speed game
- April 22, 2017

As far as the upload speed is concerned, Jio has improved from 2.208 Mbps in February to 3.581 Mbps. This contradicts TRAI's result from earlier this month, according to which Reliance Jio was fastest. Akamai also pointed out that only 38% of connections it surveyed in India were above the 4 Mbps threshold while the country was still 2nd lowest in the Asia-Pacific region with an average speed of 5.6 Mbps. (more...)
TSX ends higher as CP Rail, mining shares gain TSX ends higher as CP Rail, mining shares gain
- April 22, 2017

Salem Investment Counselors Inc. purchased a new position in shares of Canadian National Railway during the third quarter worth approximately $166,000. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 10th were issued a dividend of $0.3097 per share. This represents a $1.52 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 0.99%. (more...)
Galaxy S8 pre-orders said to exceed S7
- April 22, 2017

More details on the device are expected to follow later this year. Rumors suggest that Samsung might take pre-orders from major e-commerce sites from the same day itself. Should Samsung meet its 1 million target, it will be 2.5 times more than the 400,000 units seen for the Note7, whose preorder period was two days longer a year ago. (more...)
Tesla Owners Filed a Lawsuit Saying the New Autopilot Is 'Demonstrably Dangerous' Tesla Owners Filed a Lawsuit Saying the New Autopilot Is 'Demonstrably Dangerous'
- April 22, 2017

The settlement also states that Tesla may conduct a second audit that must be completed by February of next year, which would also be covered by the $100,000 payment. Tesla's statement doesn't fully clarify that the $100,000 is meant to reimburse the costs of an audit, but the agreement is pretty much in line with the company's demands at the end of its initial filing : that Aurora submit to a thorough audit, and compensate Tesla for the costs. (more...)
The Moto G4 Play will receive Android Nougat shortly The Moto G4 Play will receive Android Nougat shortly
- April 22, 2017

Meanwhile, Moto Moto G4 Plus has also spotted with Android 7.1.1 Nougat so a new Nougat update for Moto G4 Plus might also be on cards. So far this month, we've seen leaked images of the Moto Z2 and Moto Z2 Force, and today we're rounding out the trio of new Z phones with a Moto Z2 Play leak. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ Adopts Google Play Music as Default Music Player
- April 22, 2017

Besides this, Samsung users will also have the benefit of uploading as much as 100,000 of their own songs to Google Play Music completely free of cost. The deal is so big, in fact, that it's spilling over into other Google services, according to Elias Roman, lead product manager at Google Play Music . (more...)
Logitech G G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard with Romer-G Switches Logitech G G413 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard with Romer-G Switches
- April 22, 2017

Finally, other features of the G413 include simple LED backlighting to ensure the keycaps remain illuminated and clearly visible even in the dark. Part of Logitech's G series of gaming peripherals, the keyboard features a standard 104 key design with Logitech's exclusive Romer-G switches. (more...)
Samsung Galaxy S8 phones launched in Qatar
- April 22, 2017

Thanks to the high screen-to-body ratio on both the devices, Samsung has managed to pack in larger displays while maintaining a relatively compact frame. Both the smartphones will be exclusively available on Flipkart, Samsung stores and at major retail stores. The Galaxy Note 8 is also tipped to feature a dual-rear camera setup which is a first for the South Korean company. (more...)
Huawei blames smartphones for its slowing profit growth Huawei blames smartphones for its slowing profit growth
- April 22, 2017

Huawei, headquartered in the southern city of Shenzhen, near Hong Kong, is the biggest maker of network gear used by telephone and Internet companies and the No. Revenue of Huawei's consumer business segment expanded 44 per cent to 179.8 billion yuan, up from 125.2 billion yuan in 2015. Huawei shipments reached record 139 million units with 28 per cent year-on-year growth, Counterpoint Research said earlier this year. (more...)
Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election Trump says Paris attack will help Le Pen in election
- April 22, 2017

Emmanuel Macron, a centrist candidate just ahead of her in the polls , cautioned against giving into fear and noted that the fight against extremism can not be won overnight. Ano Kuhanathan, an economist covering the Euro area for Axa Investment Managers in France, said in a recent note that "a favourable result for the markets is now very likely, and the risk of " Frexit " is limited". (more...)
Wells Fargo ups sales practices settlement to $142 million
- April 22, 2017

Wells Fargo said on Friday the revised preliminary agreement to compensate customers is now worth $142 million, up from $110 million, from the original deal announced in late March. That means the settlement, if approved by U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria, would effectively put an end to almost a dozen similar cases filed across the country in the months after the bank's misdeeds came to light previous year. (more...)
Samsung, Amazon Launch HDR10+ Samsung, Amazon Launch HDR10+
- April 22, 2017

Samsung plans a firmware update for the 2016 UHD TVs to support HDR10 +. HDR10 is an open standard, and because of that, is found in more TVs, while the proprietary Dolby Vision offers more advanced control over video signals, giving it a theoretical advantage. (more...)
Facebook Spaces VR Is Now Open To The Public
- April 22, 2017

You will have the option of changing your eye color, hairstyle, facial features and many more until you get the look that fits your identity. "We're launching in beta, and we'll add new features as we learn from your feedback and continue exploring what makes social VR experiences most meaningful", says Rachel Franklin, Head of Social VR at Facebook. (more...)
Champs-Elysees gunman was previously detained but not deemed a threat Champs-Elysees gunman was previously detained but not deemed a threat
- April 22, 2017

Paris: The man who shot dead a French policeman in an Islamist militant attack had served time for armed assaults on law enforcement officers, police sources said on Friday, as authorities sought a second suspect flagged by Belgian security services. (more...)
United Airlines debacle: Was a 'random' computer search really to blame?