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Walmart Sales Strong During Holidays, But Growth Shrinks

Walmart Sales Strong During Holidays, But Growth Shrinks In recent years, the company has also steadily pushed into the brick-and-mortar retail space, notably in the U.S. where it acquired Whole Foods Market in 2015 for $13.4 billion. Johnson Group Inc Inc holds 0.67% of its portfolio in Walmart Inc . Avalon Advisors Limited Com stated it has 480,786 shares. Go back to the Walmart quarterly report again, because the company does break out its num... [Full Article...]

A new batch of images from the flagship smartphone Nokia 9

The company is also said to follow the new trend that has been adopted by Apple for the new iPhones and Google for the Pixel smartphones - no headphone jack. On the other hand, according to the photo shared by a commenter on the Xperia Blog , the purported Xperia XZ2 Compact is placed next to an Xperia Z5 Compact. [Full Article...]

Fortnite's new Battle Pass launches soon, here's what to expect

Fortnite's new Battle Pass launches soon, here's what to expect Epic is offering a new bundle that includes the Battle Pass and 25 tiers for 2,800 V-Bucks, a 40 percent discount. To check out this " Fortnite: Batlle Royale" image, be sure to go to the subreddit that it was released on so you can see with your own eyes what the new skins and glider actually look like. [Full Article...]

Nest Cam IQ gets "OK Google" support, lower monthly fee

Nest Cam IQ gets Google announced today that its premium Nest Cam IQ has been upgraded with support for the Google Assistant. The device is now basically a mini Google Home with a camera on top. Alongside that, Nest is dropping the pricing on its Nest Aware subscription. In addition to the Google Assistant update, Nest is also adding a new $5 plan to its Nest Aware subscription service that gets yo... [Full Article...]

Snapchat rolls out Instagram-like GIF stickers for Stories

Snapchat rolls out Instagram-like GIF stickers for Stories Last month, Instagram rolled out support for GIFs generated from GIPHY , and now, Snapchat has done the same. And earlier this week, Snapchat announced plans to integrate "Tabs" into the app, which should make it easier for users to find the stories they're looking for. [Full Article...]

New Volvo V60 Is A Sleek Wagon With Supreme Safety Tech

New Volvo V60 Is A Sleek Wagon With Supreme Safety Tech The 2018 Volvo V60 will headline two plug-in hybrid powertrains, with the halo model being the 390PS twin engine all-wheel drive T8 petrol. Both feature four-cylinder engines paired with an electric motor. Practicality is set to be impressive, with 529 litres of boot space on offer - that's more than you'll find in an Audi A4 Avant , BMW 3 Series Touring or Mercedes C-Class Estate. [Full Article...]

Look! SpaceX's Falcon Heavy Can Go Mining On Asteroids

On Wednesday, the Falcon 9's payload fairing will be the PAZ satellite. SpaceX plans to launch another Falcon 9 rocket (pictured) from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Southern California on Wednesday. Mason, Miss Claire and, amusingly, Greater Scott. But, the launch has been delayed and is being postponed to February 21 to allow engineers do final checks of Falcon 9's upgraded nose cone. [Full Article...]

Pixel 2 owners report warm temps, low battery life after update

Pixel 2 owners report warm temps, low battery life after update This 20 percent discount would translate to a price tag of roughly $520 for the Google Pixel 2 with 64 GB of native storage space, and $680 for the Pixel 2 XL with 64 GB of storage. Google reportedly shipped 3.9 million Pixel and Pixel 2 smartphones in 2017, according to IDC research director Francisco Jeronimo. It comes loaded with a new Always-on Display and is protected with 3D Corning Go... [Full Article...]

Swype Keyboard is discontinued by the company Nuance Communications

Swype Keyboard is discontinued by the company Nuance Communications Shortly afterwards, XDA Developers reached out to Nuance, and the company confirmed it was ending development of Swype . Well, apart from ending the development of Swype+Dragon for Android, the product team has given similar statement regarding Swype+Dragon for iOS. [Full Article...]

New iOS Bug Can Crash iPhones, Render iMessages and Apps Inaccessible

New iOS Bug Can Crash iPhones, Render iMessages and Apps Inaccessible Apple is now looking into the issues to reinstate the architecture of the software in the eyes of the public and make the updates, more efficient and stable. The new iOS brought with it a host of bugs for users, with the worst of it hitting iPhone and iPad owners late previous year. Apple told The Verge that it will release an iOS update prior to version 11.3 (likely 11.2.6) to address th... [Full Article...]

Trump proposes to privatize International Space Station in 2025

Trump proposes to privatize International Space Station in 2025 While NASA will move forward with plans to create a new space station around the Moon - the Lunar Orbit Platform-Gateway - the budget confirmed earlier reports indicating plans to end funding for the International Space Station ( ISS ) in 2025. [Full Article...]

Winter Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn reveals motivation behind her final Olympics

Winter Olympics 2018: Lindsey Vonn reveals motivation behind her final Olympics Vonn - who has snubbed an invite to the White House and says she is representing her "country but not her president" - has won an all-time women's record of 81 World Cup races and has consistently asked to compete in a men's event. "But I figured, she's always with me", Vonn said, "so I need her for the most important event". "I'm of Norwegian descent and so I feel like I'm pseudo team member o... [Full Article...]

New iOS 11.3 Feature Slow Down Your Processors - Turn It Off!

New iOS 11.3 Feature Slow Down Your Processors - Turn It Off! Following the iPhone battery throttling revelations at the end of a year ago, Apple promised to introduce new battery health features to iOS 11 .3, as well as a toggle that will let users disable performance throttling on devices with weak battery . [Full Article...]

Britain's 'Cheddar Man' Had Dark Skin, Blue Eyes- Scientists Find

Britain's 'Cheddar Man' Had Dark Skin, Blue Eyes- Scientists Find As well as the very dark skin, he also had blue eyes and dark curly hair, according to the DNA analysis conducted by researchers at University College London and the Natural History Museum in London - and, like all Europeans of the time, he was lactose intolerant. [Full Article...]

Featured Stock Overview: Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Featured Stock Overview: Apple Inc. (AAPL) Also, the number of funds holding Apple Inc in their top 10 equity positions decreased from 965 to 957 for a decrease of 8. The stock is now showing negative return of -1.95% throughout last week and witnessed decreasing return of -2.60% in one month period. [Full Article...]

YouTube's TV Streaming Service Debuts on Roku

YouTube's TV Streaming Service Debuts on Roku Among the top five networks in primetime and total day viewers that are not available on the service include TNT, HGTV, Nickelodeon, and the Discovery networks. Subscribers get access to live television shows from major broadcast networks like ABC , CBS , NBC and Fox , as well as certain sports and cable channels. [Full Article...]

Huawei Mate 10 Pro up for pre-order on Amazon, other e

Huawei Mate 10 Pro up for pre-order on Amazon, other e Apart from this, the company will also make its premium variant, Huawei Mate 10 Porsche Design phone available in the United States very soon. However, a few agencies in the USA are not comfortable with the idea fearing it could mean a security threat for the country as Huawei reportedly has links to the Chinese government. [Full Article...]

Battle for Azeroth descends on World of Warcraft this summer

Battle for Azeroth descends on World of Warcraft this summer That 110 boost is probably the most enticing of all the bonuses, though, as it can be saved and used to instantly boost one of the new Allied Races in the game when Battle for Azeroth launches. Everyone can enjoy the adorable baby Tortollan pet. Blizzard has also announced that there are two different editions of the expansion. There will also be new game modes which involve exploring unchar... [Full Article...]

A 16-Year-Old Female Orca Imitates Human Speech

A 16-Year-Old Female Orca Imitates Human Speech Remarkably, field observations of killer whales have documented the existence of group-differentiated vocal dialects that are often referred to as traditions or cultures and are hypothesized to be acquired non-genetically. The rate of successful "pronunciation" also varied. The creatures already have the ability to copy the movements of other orcas and now this new research reveals that the ... [Full Article...]

Early Birds May View Lunar Eclipse

Early Birds May View Lunar Eclipse With this alignment, the full moon is completely covered in Earth's shadow. "So there's a point where it comes closer to the Earth, and that happens every single month". The penumbra slightly darkens the Moon, though only a little. Most the time, it will not be the dark red-blood color, it usually looks more like a big peach. [Full Article...]


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