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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) Valuation According To Analysts

The company has market cap of $231.92 million. The 20-day RSI for MSFT is 55.21%, which suggests that the stock is not particularly expensive or cheap, and not predisposed to a reactive price movement based on this measure. Freestone Hldgs Limited Liability holds 0.68% in Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT ) or 122,886 shares. Diversified Trust Co, which manages about $1.23B US Long portfolio, upped its stake in Ubs Ag Jersey Brh (MLPI) by 31,447 shares to 1.77M shares, valued at $47.16 ... Read More »

There's a Stranger Things Android game and it looks unbelievable

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Promotional tie-in games are nothing new, but this one is striking because it seems to be a fully-fledged game, lasting around 10 hours - and for its presentation. "Add characters to your party". Lucas uses a wrist rocket, and Nancy has a wonderful selection of bats. Punch your way to answers with Hopper, who's also not afraid to don his dashing yellow haz mat suit for a little Upside Down action. Read More »

Google Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL launch

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Wal-Mart accidently shows Google Home Mini smart speakers and Pixel 2 XL on its website. Interestingly, the Google Home Mini was not the only product that has made its way onto Walmart site ahead of official launch. It is being expected to cost $69 (approximately around Rs. 4,500/-) in the US. Another hardware product that's widely believed to take the spotlight is a new high-end Chromebook dubbed as the Google Pixelbook , which seems to be a successor to original Chromebook ... Read More »

A Judge Has Delayed The Google VS. Uber Self-Driving Car Trial

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The legal dispute between Waymo - Alphabet's self-driving auto subsidiary - and Uber is one of the more intriguing and incredulous legal sagas to hit the tech industry in quite some time. (Investigators were unable to confirm that the discs were actually destroyed.) Investigators also discovered pictures of Google's autonomous vehicle designs on his iPhone. Read More »

Oil prices ease as speculators grow impatient

But as the glut diminishes and bullish sentiment increases alongside oil prices, USA shale producers are rushing to hedge again at the WTI prices above $50 to lock in future production. Meanwhile, futures, the benchmark for oil prices outside the US, dipped 13 cents, or about 0.2%, to $56.02 a barrel. West Texas Intermediate for November delivery lost as much as $1.20 to $50.47/bbl on the New York Mercantile Exchange, the lowest since September 25, and was at $50.57 as of 12:57 p.m. Read More »

Chuck Low dead: Goodfellas actor dies aged 89

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The former property developer became an actor after meeting Robert DeNiro, and famously portrayed Morris "Morrie" Kessler in Martin Scorsese's 1990 Oscar-winning epic. The actor also starred in The Mission , King of Comedy, Once Upon a Time in America , Scent of a Woman and The Sopranos . "Now the nurses are all excited about who will show up next". Read More »

PUBG Corp. Formed to Focus Entirely on PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Development

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Today, a new article popped up on Bloomberg and it's an interesting one that adds a twist to the tale - Microsoft has started a talk with Bluehole to extend the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Xbox exclusivity deal. Microsoft might only have a timed exclusive on Battlegrounds for Xbox, and I'm sure Sony wants to make sure it's ready as soon as it possibly can with a PS4 version of PUBG . Read More »

OnePlus 6 to hit the shelves in early 2018, 5T allegedly cancelled

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According to rumors, the company has allegedly canceled the plan for OnePlus 5T. OnePlus 3T has a better processor (Snap 820 to 821), selfie camera which was upgraded from 8 megapixels to 16 megapixels and slightly improved battery life, which means "T" is used for the device with improved specs but same design. Read More »

Hawken's PC version is shutting down

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Hawken Steam servers are shutting down. The game's DLCs will be removed today from Steam, and the game itself will be removed from Steam on January 2nd, 2018. In fact, the last update for the game was from back on May 24th, 2017 where the developers talked about finally graduating from Early Access through a "soft launch" period. Read More »

Here's another look at Google Pixel 2 XL and Google Home Mini

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However, during an earnings call this past June, CFO Ruth Porat said that hardware - especially Google Home and WiFi - would be a major source of revenue in the future. Also, one of the images shows a port that looks like a microUSB port. Pre-ordering for the device is open now, but as we mentioned, it won't be fully functional until tomorrow. Read More »

Facebook brings data plan-saving Messenger Lite to US Androids

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Facebook Messenger Lite isn't exactly top secret, given hundreds of millions of people use it worldwide, but it wasn't officially available here until today. The new Facebook's Android app is also missing some useful features like video calling and chat heads. Launched October past year, Messenger Lite packed only the bare necessities for Messenger users to be able to connect with their friends. Read More »

Microsoft is shutting down Groove Music in favor of Spotify

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While the app will still function for Windows 10 devices, it will be limited to playing and managing local and purchased music. Groove Music Pass content remains available in the Groove Music application until December 31, 2017. There are plenty of other questions the FAQ answers as well, including what will happen to your music, OneDrive streaming, and more. All Groove Music Pass content will be unplayable. Read More »

HTC Announces Fallout 4 VR Pre-Order Bundle For All New Vives

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If you already own a Vive headset, HTC has a lesser bargain available-it will gift a 3-month subscription to Viveport , its online app store for VR content, when you also purchase Fallout 4 VR . In preparation for the launch HTC Vive has announced two brand new offers, one for existing headset owners and another to entice new customers. Provision of a free upcoming game with HTC Vive makes it more attractive along with a drop in normal price. Read More »

Trump tells Rex Tillerson: Stop negotiating with North Korea's 'Little Rocket Man'

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No elaboration about those channels or the substance of any discussions came from Tillerson, who met with Chinese President Xi Jinping and other top officials in Beijing. North Korea is fast advancing toward its goal of developing a nuclear-tipped missile capable of hitting the U.S. mainland. Those contacts, however, have failed to reduce the deep mistrust between the adversaries. Read More »

Subscription and paywalled content

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The goal is to facilitate fast purchases that could take as little as a single click, Gingras said. As a result of our learning, we made a decision to transition from our FCF program and its fixed, free-sampling requirement to a Flexible Sampling model, in which publishers determine their own optimal rate of sampling based on their ongoing experience using free samples to attract new users and using the paywall to elicit user registration or subscription. Read More »

New PlayStation VR headset update coming soon

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The new PS VR model has some adjustments to the headphone port, which is now on the back of the device. Sony explains: "There's also an updated Processor Unit that supports HDR pass through, enabling users to enjoy HDR-compatible PS4 content on a TV without having to disconnect the Processor Unit in between the TV and the PS4 system". Read More »

Macklemore's 'Same Love' Performance Made Australia Shed A Tear

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In an interview with USA radio last week, Macklemore even stated that he was receiving a lot of attention from "angry old white dudes in Australia", and even acknowledged a petition that was in place to stop him from performing a positive song at a national sporting event. Read More »

Google's Family Link Now Open to Everyone in US

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When setting up the child's Android device for the first time, Google googl will as usual ask for an account that it will tie to the smartphone or tablet. When you set up a kid's device and indicate that they are under the age of 13 (there is a 30 cent charge which Google says is there to prove an adult has given their consent), Family Link will automatically be installed and walk you through the setup process. Read More »

Race To Mars Begins: Lockheed Martin, NASA Reveal Mars Base Camp Orbiter

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Not to be outdone, defence giant Lockheed Martin has unveiled plans for a reusable, water-powered Mars lander which will enable humans to explore the Red Planet from an orbiting "base camp" by the 2030s. The Gateway will give scientists the chance test systems and operations such as habitats, airlocks, solar electric propulsion, surface telerobotics and even landers. Read More »

PM Modi Wishes President Kovind a Healthy Life on His 72nd Birthday

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The Prime Minister also urged the people to take a pledge on the occasion and contribute to the process of nation-building. Upon arrival, Prime Minister Modi engaged in a short conversation with Dr Manmohan Singh, before all the dignitaries performed a ritualistic puja of Ram, Laxman and Hanuman, the protagonists of the epic Ramayana. Read More »