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Industry Under Armour CEO, Intel CEO resign from Trump council after Charlottesville violence
Author: 0 Under Armour CEO, Intel CEO resign from Trump council after Charlottesville violence

Frazier's departure is the latest high-profile exit from a White House advisory council since Trump took office in January. (NYSE: MRK ) CEO Ken Frazier drew fire from Trump on Twitter after leaving the council. Donald Trump's connections to the business community are disappearing after the president failed to clearly denounce white supremacists following the protests in Charlottesville.

Industry In the console World of Tanks will be the story campaign
Author: 0 In the console World of Tanks will be the story campaign

Wargaming announced today that their free-to-play mutliplayer tank combat game World of Tanks will be getting single player campaigns exclusively on consoles. Fans of the Xbox versions will have even more to celebrate. War Stories will run on the Xbox 360 , Xbox One, Xbox One S and the PlayStation 4. As part of its multiplatform line-up, the company has introduced World of Tanks on Xbox and World of Tanks Blitz on mobile platforms, Windows 10 PCs and Mac OS X.

Industry New
Author: 0 New "Star Wars Battlefront II" Trailer Teases Epic Dogfights

The above trailer, which does show off actual gameplay (but without the HUD) is so filled with nuggets and easter eggs you may need to watch it multiple times. Also, Yoda as a fighter pilot? With bigger and better space battles, new characters and planets, maps from every era, and a dedicated single-player campaign, Battlefront II is shaping up to be a must-have this holiday.

Industry Samsung Galaxy Note 4 batteries recalled over safety concerns
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 4 batteries recalled over safety concerns

Of all eventualities, Samsung will be particularly keen to avoid the forthcoming Galaxy Note 8 exploding! Blass, who goes by the username @evleaks on Twitter, also tweeted a full renders of the Note 8 in black and gold, which can give us an idea of what the device and its dual-camera would look like.

Industry The New Mercedes Maybach Concept Is a 20-Foot-Long Convertible
Author: 0 The New Mercedes Maybach Concept Is a 20-Foot-Long Convertible

If last year's concept was a land yacht, the Cabriolet is a land speedboat. Mercedes-Benz is showing its view of an ultraluxe convertible of the future with its Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 Cabriolet unveiled Friday in Pebble Beach, Calif. The interior is covered in Crystal White leather and paired with a wooden floor laced with aluminum inlays - another yachting reference. Drivers will also find a retro instrument cluster, floating air vents, and a transparent center tunnel with blue fiber ...

Industry Incredible iOS 12 Concept Hints At Apple's Future iPhone 9
Author: 0 Incredible iOS 12 Concept Hints At Apple's Future iPhone 9

The one caveat to all this is that iOS 11 is still a work in progress. The concept shows that the iOS 12 could apply to the OLED iPhone next month with it carrying features which focus mainly on the iPhone 8 and its OLED display , bezel-less design , and virtual Home button.

Industry Android Instant Apps now supports 500 million devices
Author: 0 Android Instant Apps now supports 500 million devices

Just like the other Google events, people all over the world will be able to witness the event via live stream. However, it may have accidentally leaked the name. Android O's pre-IFA arrival might pave the way for new smartphones to arrive rocking the OS at the forthcoming Berlin showcase. Though they're just arriving on Android at the moment, Google plans to expand the feature to other platforms in the future, and to languages other than English.

Industry Video of the Mi Mix 2 leaked
Author: 0 Video of the Mi Mix 2 leaked

DOOGEE MIX is a cheap alternative to Mi MIX , that offers 720p OLED screen powered by Helio P25 SoC with 4 or 6 GB RAM. Designed and jointly developed by Philippe Starck, the Mi Mix boasts of a full ceramic body and a screen-to-body ratio of 91.3 per cent: an nearly ideal edge-to-edge to be precise.

Industry Coolpad Cool M7 launched: Price, features and specifications
Author: 0 Coolpad Cool M7 launched: Price, features and specifications

The smartphone is likely to cheer up the gamers who are looking for a sturdy device at mid-range. There is a fingerprint scanner on the home button. It has an octa-core Snapdragon 653 processor (Quad 1.95GHz ARM Cortex A72 + Quad 1.44GHz A53), which is paired with Adreno 510 GPU.

Industry Instagram will turn photos you are replying to into stickers
Author: 0 Instagram will turn photos you are replying to into stickers

The company also unveiled a "split-screen" feature, which allows the sticker to overlay half of the reply screen. "You can now reply with a photo or video to specific photos, videos, and reshared posts in Direct". Previously, direct messaging on Instagram was a simple text-and-GIF based affair. Likewise, the sticker can once again be edited to the user's liking.

Industry Facebook cracks down on clickbait videos by downranking them
Author: 0 Facebook cracks down on clickbait videos by downranking them

The most famous picture sharing platform has finally chose to Say GoodBye to Fake Clickbaits Videos on Facebook . " During the coming weeks we will begin demoting stories that feature fake video play buttons and static images disguised as videos in News Feed ".

Industry Ron Howard Teases Familiar Empire Presence For HAN SOLO
Author: 0 Ron Howard Teases Familiar Empire Presence For HAN SOLO

Have you ever wondered how Han Solo knew how to use the "Boring conversation anyway" control panel aboard the Death Star? Does that mean this'll be our sixth Star Wars movie with some kind of Death Star playing a major part? Drop everything and start hitting the Like button on Instagram , because Han Solo movie director Ron Howard just posted a new shot from the the set of the upcoming Star Wars spin-off.

Industry IOS 11 has a 'cop button' to temporarily disable Touch ID
Author: 0 IOS 11 has a 'cop button' to temporarily disable Touch ID

As pointed out in a report by The Verge , some users have discovered that when you quickly tap the power button five times on a device that is now running iOS 11 public beta , the option to call emergency call numbers is presented as usual but the system automatically disables Touch ID as well.

Industry Meet Nokia 8: A Phone Made For Livestreaming
Author: 0 Meet Nokia 8: A Phone Made For Livestreaming

The thick bezels and physical buttons, which have become obsolete and found only in budget devices, have been incorporated in Nokia 8 . The technology for this has been borrowed from Ozo, which is Nokia's take on a 360-degree camera for creating VR content.

Industry Retirement Systems of Alabama Raises Stake in Gap, Inc. (The) (GPS)
Author: 0 Retirement Systems of Alabama Raises Stake in Gap, Inc. (The) (GPS)

Gap Inc (NYSE: GPS ) has risen 28.94% since August 16, 2016 and is uptrending. On October 7 the company was upgraded from " to "Hold" and a price target of $24.00 was set in a report issued by. James Investment Research Inc. bought a new position in shares of Gap, Inc. The stock of Gap Inc (NYSE:GPS) is a huge mover today! "(The) (GPS)" was posted by Sports Perspectives and is the property of of Sports Perspectives.

Industry Aimed at 'cord cutters,' YouTube TV expands into Baltimore market
Author: 0 Aimed at 'cord cutters,' YouTube TV expands into Baltimore market

Google plans to further expand YouTube TV into another 17 markets in the next several weeks. Google's live TV streaming service, YouTube TV, is now available to roughly half of the nation's homes the company announced today. Louis. For $35 a month, viewers can stream local networks and about 50 other pay TV channels including ESPN, FS1, FX, AMC, Disney Channel, Fox News and more.

Industry 'Toilet - Ek Prem Katha' Set To Enter 100 Crore Club By Tomorrow
Author: 0 'Toilet - Ek Prem Katha' Set To Enter 100 Crore Club By Tomorrow

The movie is inching towards Rs 100 crore in its first week, and so far has collected Rs 83.5 crores in five days. Currently, Raees is has grossed more than $ 2.27 million [₹ 14.59 cr] in overseas box office till Monday. Jolly LLB 2 stands at the fifth position and Toilet: Ek Prem Katha is the sixth highest opener of 2017. Toilet-Ek Prem Katha is a satirical comedy-drama and supports Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan .

Industry A new Overwatch animated short will debut at Gamescom
Author: 0 A new Overwatch animated short will debut at Gamescom

While the event incites excitement in its own right, what is sure to make gamescom 2017 even more hype-worthy is the recent announcement that Blizzard will debut a new Overwatch map and an animated short during the event. Oh, and German voice actors from Overwatch will do a performance, plus Overwatch FX artist Rachel Day will highlight the making of Doomfist on August 25.

Industry Peter Dinklage Searches for a Murderer — Rememory Trailer & Poster
Author: 0 Peter Dinklage Searches for a Murderer — Rememory Trailer & Poster

And while Polanksy, who also directed episodes of Netflix's A Series of Unfortunate Event , has shown a penchant for colourful and vibrant filmmaking, this film shows off a more measured approach to his repertoire and where the darker, more serious tone only enhances the mystery behind the film.

Industry Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds New And Duplicate Characters
Author: 0 Dragon Ball FighterZ Adds New And Duplicate Characters

This weeks edition of Jump reveals that Android 16, Android 18, Super Saiyan Blue Goku , and Super Saiyan Vegeta are all joining the battle for Dragon Ball FighterZ . In addition to these characters, there will be a new Party Match mode. Next month, players in North America and Europe will be able to get a taste of Dragon Ball FighterZ thanks to the closed beta .

Industry Alabama AG Sues Birmingham, Mayor For Covering Confederate Monument
Author: 0 Alabama AG Sues Birmingham, Mayor For Covering Confederate Monument

If the state's attorney general finds that the city has violated the Alabama Memorial Preservation Act , it could be fined $25,000. Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall said in a statement , "The City of Birmingham does not have the right to violate the law and leaves my office with no choice but to file suit".

Industry Did 60 Children Die Because of an Unpaid Bill?
Author: 0 Did 60 Children Die Because of an Unpaid Bill?

It was constituency of UP's Chief Minister Yogi and, paradoxically, questions had been raised by the same almost 20 times in capacity as MP between 2003 and 2014 over children deaths due to shortage of oxygen . He was accused of fabricating stories in the media to show himself as a saviour of children , medical college sources said. At least 60 children have died in a hospital of the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh , which is located in the North of the country.

Industry Maruti Suzuki launches sports variant of Ciaz
Author: 0 Maruti Suzuki launches sports variant of Ciaz

Maruti Suzuki has launched Ciaz S Sedan in a more sleek, elegant and sporty form. Interestingly, the Maruti Suzuki Ciaz S price is just Rs.11,000 more than the standard variant. In press release, the company stated that the Ciaz S comes with a spoiler pack - front, side and a rear underbody plus trunk-lid spoiler. The body colour range remains the same with no new colour options.

Industry When will PlayStation Experience 2017 take place?
Author: 0 When will PlayStation Experience 2017 take place?

PlayStation has released an announcement video for PSX, (which can be found after the jump) and early bird tickets are now on sale. They cost $65 for both days, while regular tickets will cost $75. Sony will also - once again - host the Capcom Cup 2017 tournament at the event, with a special stage dedicated to Street Fighter V where competitions will be taking place for an entire day on the 10th - the last day of the event.

Author: 0 Featured Stock: Vantiv, Inc. (VNTV)

Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a buy rating and issued a $72.00 target price (up previously from $67.00) on shares of Vantiv in a research note on Thursday, August 10th. And the values below 20 that it is oversold indicate prices could very well bounce upwards. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 64,269 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,057,944.66.

Industry Trump business policy forum says disbanding due to 'distraction'
Author: 0 Trump business policy forum says disbanding due to 'distraction'

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Ohio Governor John Kasich, Senator Lindsey Graham, former USA presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush and others took aim at the remarks by Trump that worsened deep divisions within a Republican Party that controls both chambers of Congress and the White House.

Industry Prey Now Has a
Author: 0 Prey Now Has a "Trial Version" On All Platforms

Don't miss the mind-bending sci-fi adventure that some critics are already calling "one of the best games of 2017 ". If you own a PC and are thinking of purchasing, Arkane has chose to launch Prey trial mode on PCs these days. The game's opening hours will be available to curious players at no charge, replacing Prey's existing demo version but allowing potential buyers more or less the same glimpse into the title, as this demo took place during the game's initial segments too.

Industry StarCraft Remastered Now Available for PC
Author: 0 StarCraft Remastered Now Available for PC

Arguably one of the most important games in e-sports, StarCraft is just one of those titles that have deserved a re-look considering just how many people still play this iconic title and just how old it is. They wouldn't want to let the '98 version die, so they remastered it. StarCraft: Remastered upgrades Blizzard Entertainment's original sci-fi real-time strategy game and its acclaimed expansion, StarCraft: Brood War , from beginning to end.

Industry Merck CEO Quits Trump Council as 'Matter of Personal Conscience'
Author: 0 Merck CEO Quits Trump Council as 'Matter of Personal Conscience'

The president, famous for his ability to be direct and forceful, was faulted for condemning violence "on many sides". Trump responded shortly later in a tweet , saying, " Ken Frazier of Merck Pharma has resigned from President's Manufacturing Council, he will have more time to Lower ripoff drug prices!" Trump's comments were met with a firestorm of backlash on social media by several groups that encouraged the CEOs of Trumps manufacturing council to resign in protest.

Industry Google Maps and mobile search gain Q&A for business listings
Author: 0 Google Maps and mobile search gain Q&A for business listings

It will consume less data and take up limited storage on the device. The main difference between the original app and the lighter version is that the latter uses very little data. Search Lite will work on slow connections, and support offline features. The Q&A feature, now rolling out worldwide, will allow users and business owners to participate in the questions or simply view them to gather more information about the business.

Industry LG V30 smartphone camera to feature f/1.6 glass lens
Author: 0 LG V30 smartphone camera to feature f/1.6 glass lens

Is there a phone major phone that Evan Blass hasn't leaked this year? The LG V30 might be released shortly after its announcement, so we're hoping to see it in stores starting September. Rumour has it that we'll actually see a 6-inch display with a generous resolution of 1440 x 2880 pixels, but LG hasn't confirmed this just yet. Other stipulated features include Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 octa-core, 4GB/6GB RAM, 64GB storage, dual-camera with f/1.6 aperture and a 4,000mAh (or more) ...

Industry Crackdown 3 Delayed Until 2018
Author: 0 Crackdown 3 Delayed Until 2018

Loftis went on to add that the development team will be using the extra time to "focus on the visual polish" of the game's "expansive open world". Our impression of Crackdown 3 at E3 2017 was, well, less than stellar. All that they said was that the game is a hugely ambitious project , and so they wanted to give the studio some extra time to work on it. "However, we want to make sure to deliver the right game, with the right quality, and at the right time".

Industry New G Suite features let you work together and apart more efficiently
Author: 0 New G Suite features let you work together and apart more efficiently

You can now assign custom names to previous versions of your document, helping you organize every draft before a document is actually final. Preview "clean versions" of Docs to see what your Doc looks like without comments or suggested edits (Tools = Review suggested edits = Preview accept all OR Preview reject all).

Industry United States regulators recall refurbished Galaxy Note 4 batteries
Author: 0 United States regulators recall refurbished Galaxy Note 4 batteries

The phablet will also come with a stylus that slots smoothly into the phone, allowing users to write and draw on the screen as if they were using a regular pen. Samsung supplied the following statement to The Verge . The voluntary recall was initiated by FedEx Supply Chain and only pertains to 10,000 affected devices.

Industry NotPetya ransomware attack cost us $300m - shipping giant Maersk
Author: 0 NotPetya ransomware attack cost us $300m - shipping giant Maersk

Maersk Line saw a $ 545 million increase in operating expenses, which the company largely attributes to a 61 percent increase in bunker price, as well as a 1.7 percent increase in volumes. "The profit was Dollars 490m higher than the same quarter previous year, based on higher rates", says Søren Skou , CEO of A.P. Moller - Maersk. The transaction is expected to complete in the final quarter of this year.

Industry No, Tencent didn't invest in the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds studio
Author: 0 No, Tencent didn't invest in the PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds studio

Quality is what the developer should be working on for PUBG . Apparently, having to hit preordained deadlines for patch releases caused certain updates and features to be rushed out, causing "more issues than it solved". That said, sooner than later, I'm bound to want more maps and new mechanics. Bluehole maintains that it is "still on-track to release our game as per our updated timeline".

Industry Taco Bell to offer the 'Naked Egg Taco'
Author: 0 Taco Bell to offer the 'Naked Egg Taco'

Food and drink (including mimosas) will be free at the pop-up, which will take over the Soho Culinary Loft at 495 Broome Street. "The Naked Egg Taco strips down the traditional breakfast taco, allowing us to deliver a new flavor experience in every single bite", said Liz Matthews, Chief Food Innovation Officer at Taco Bell Corp.