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Snap plunges after 1Q report as Facebook's shadow looms

On Wednesday, Snapchat reported adding just 8 million daily users in the March quarter. Facebook-owned Instagram launched its Stories last August and has amassed more than 200 million daily acti...

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Yelp Inc Stock Price Targets Cut After Earnings, Goldman Upgrades

Yelp Inc Stock Price Targets Cut After Earnings, Goldman Upgrades

The original version of this article can be viewed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/yelp-inc-yelp-price-target-cut-to-0-00-by-analysts-at-wedbush/742570.html. If you are reading this report o...

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Samsung Profits Soar Despite Investor Pressure & Political Woes

Also, this quarter comes with the exciting news of another flagship launch - expected in the second half of this year. Operating profit was 9.90 trillion won, up 48 percent from 6.68 trillion won a ...

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Microsoft Unveils New Surface Laptop, Windows 10 S Aimed at Students

Out of the box, the operating system can only run apps from the Windows Store, though it's possible to upgrade it to a full Windows 10 Pro install for free until December 31, 2017. "[Surface Laptop] i...

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Apple eying to tap India's huge potential: Tim Cook

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus were selling well, the company insisted though the numbers were 1.5 million shy of estimates. Revenue from China dropped 14%, although Mr Cook partly blamed currency flu...

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Apple leaks new thinner, lighter iPad ... revenues

Chief executive, Tim Cook, said: We are proud to report a strong March quarter, with revenue growth accelerating from the December quarter and continued robust demand for iPhone 7 Plus. Meanwhile,...

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Microsoft unveils Surface Laptop with price tag of $999

To explain, Windows 10 Cloud is expected to compete directly with Chrome OS, Google's operating system for its Chromebook platform. "It's easy to setup and manage and will have the same performance ...

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Amazon is adding voice calling and messaging to Alexa

Alexa messaging and calling also works on Android and iOS devices that have the Amazon Alexa app installed. For several months Amazon was rumored to be working on an Echo with touchsc...

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Amazon launches new Echo with a touchscreen

Voice calls with Alexa work very much like you'd probably imagine. The device also houses a front-facing camera above the screen and a hefty speaker at the bottom. Alexa carries out more tasks ...

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Samsung Q1 profit jumps 46% on rebound in chip, phone sales

Net profit for the first quarter of the year amounted to 7.68 trillion won ($6.7 billion), up 46 percent from a year ago, the firm said in a statement . The fund had called for Samsung to adopt a hol...

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Microsoft takes on Apple with new $999 Surface Laptop

The Surface Laptop , though, will perhaps be the most powerful laptop based on Windows 10 S, which was also launched on Tuesday. As expected, Microsoft launched yesterday, at an event in NY, its ...

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Gmail users hit by a malicious, fast spreading phishing attack

Gmail users hit by a malicious, fast spreading phishing attack

While it may appear that the email is coming from someone you know, it isn't. It took Google about an hour to shut the campaign down. Following the widespread phishing scam that affected Google ...

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Windows 10 S is Microsoft's Chrome OS Competitor

Microsoft's Surface Laptop runs a student-focused version of Windows 10, but if you buy before December 31, you can upgrade to Windows 10 Pro for free . At that price, Microsoft may be able to comp...

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Amazon to roll out Echo with screen, videoconferencing capabilities

Odds are reasonably good that the screen on the Echo Show will also be able to play videos. Last week, pictures of the supposed device were leaked via AFTVnews and on Twitter. Amazon Echo Show ha...

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Opera's new update brings some new features to the Browser

Opera's new update brings some new features to the Browser

Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp , and Telegram get their tab in the sidebar and can be used side by side with the main tabs. Opera has announced a new version of their Opera browser and it comes with ...

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Amazon Just Launched the First Echo With a Screen

Amazon continues to make big splashes this week, unveiling a game-changing new feature called Alexa Calling that will be made available across all its Amazon Echo devices, including smartphones r...

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Microsoft Boosts Safety with Windows Defender Security Center

While its $999-and-up Surface Laptop targets college students, Microsoft has also partnered with other manufacturers, such as Acer, Asus, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Samsung, and Toshiba to produce a variety...

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Trump calls Macron to congratulate him on election win

The result was welcomed by European Union leaders, who hope Mr Macron's presidency will help revive the fortunes of the bloc after the Brexit vote. Addressing a rally outside the Louvre museum later, ...

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Amazon Has Officially Unveiled the Echo Show

Some may roll their eyes at the idea of having yet another screen in their homes, but Amazon appears to be building up a product line of Echo devices catering to different use cases. A couple years ...

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Microsoft Rushes Out Emergency Bug Fix

The term to describe it is "remote code execution", which refers to the ability of a hacker to break into a device and make changes, irregardless of geographical location. Updates will be automati...

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New Amazon Echo Could Be Unveiled Tomorrow

It seems like Amazon is marketing the Echo Show as the hands-free device for your living room or kitchen. The device allows people to make internet-based video calls between devices and apps, wh...

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Carrasco and 2 relievers toss 4-hitter, Indians top Jays 6-0

Unfortunately, the rest of the Cleveland bullpen have been pretty good to start the year as well. He was a crucial player for the Toronto Blue Jays and spent eight years on the team. "Mentally I feel ...

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Will you buy the $999 Surface Laptop? (The 3:59, Ep. 220)

Windows 10 S PCs are also fully manageable when utilizing a mobile device management software, including Microsoft Intune. What Microsoft didn't explain that clearly is that Microsoft Edge will be...

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$1B Overwatch Revenue drives Activision-Blizzard to Record Q1 2017 Results

$1B Overwatch Revenue drives Activision-Blizzard to Record Q1 2017 Results

A number of hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of ATVI . Activision Blizzard, Inc .'s short ratio is now at 1.75 and the float short is at 1.95%. E...

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Galaxy S8 going for $140000

Samsung is going to pre-install the smartphone with McAfee's security software to turn it into a virus-rocking powerhouse. The addition of McAfee VirusScan will bolster the handset's line of defence ...

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Apple buys Finnish sleep tracking app maker Beddit

Apple buys Finnish sleep tracking app maker Beddit

Beddit's latest model - Beddit 3 - is a thin strip of sensors that sits along the bed between the mattress and sheets. All the data is then synced over the iPhone app. (NASDAQ:AAPL), is created to tr...

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Apple sends press invites to WWDC on June 5

Apple sends press invites to WWDC on June 5

The company sent out invites to the media on Tuesday afternoon, noting that the festivities will kick off at 10 a.m. WWDC often plays host to Apple's operating system news, with a year ago seeing Ap...

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Microsoft offers free Windows 10 Pro upgrade to Surface Laptop buyers

While schools will definitely not ditch low-priced Chromebooks for the $999 Surface Laptop, future computers with Windows 10 S will come with the same advantages and provide the same solutions for s...

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EA Still Has High Expectations for Mass Effect: Andromeda, Despite Mixed Reviews

EA Still Has High Expectations for Mass Effect: Andromeda, Despite Mixed Reviews

Apparently the developer's newest game, which has been tentatively slated for release in March of next year, is being kicked back to the following fiscal year. No games in the series beyond Andromeda...

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Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) Receives Outperform Rating From Credit Suisse Analysts

Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:WLL) Receives Outperform Rating From Credit Suisse Analysts

Consensus earnings estimates are far from flawless, but they are watched by many investors and play an important role in measuring the appropriate valuation for a stock. During the same period in the ...

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