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It labels the launch of the F-Pace and the new XF Sportbrake as key contributors to the change. The company said Jaguar sold 178,601 cars, up 20% on the year before, while Land Rover sales rose 2% to 442,508. China was the company's largest sales region in 2017 with annual sales of 146,399, up 23 per cent year-on-year. Speaking about the performance, Mr.
  • Flight of the Conchords to make TV return

    Flight of the Conchords to make TV return

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    The show spawned a hit album, " Flight of the Conchords ", which debuted at number 3 in the US Billboard 200 chart. The show concluded all too soon, and there's plenty of avenues left for the Flight of the Conchords special to explore. . Even if the details are quite vague, this is very exciting news to fans of the (very unique) TV series. While unclear if the special will again be connected to HBO , the network shared a brief statement with The AV Club that made it seem like things ...
  • CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats Opened Contract Negotiations With Johnny Manziel

    CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats Opened Contract Negotiations With Johnny Manziel

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    There has been a whole lot of nothing and silence on the social media front in regards to former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel . By doing so, the Tiger-Cats maintain his rights and prevented him from becoming a free agent. CFL commissioner Randy Ambrosie took over the Manziel file in late September after meeting with the former Texas A&M star who'd had well-publicized off-field problems in both college and at the professional level with the Cleveland Browns (a domestic violence ...
  • Most Promising Nintendo Switch Exclusives Of 2018

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    The hybrid console has been on the market for less than a year and has not only blown past the sales of Wii in that time, itself an enormous success, but cemented itself as the fastest selling console of all-time in the United States. The PS2 now has the world record for console sales, selling an impressive 155 million units during its lifetime. A strong library of games continues to fuel momentum for Nintendo Switch .
  • Researchers uncover major security flaws affecting most devices

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    The issues affect billions of devices worldwide, and Spectre is particularly hard to mitigate, according to the researchers. The largest chipmaker confirmed earlier this week that the security issues reported by researchers in the company's widely used microprocessors could allow hackers to steal sensitive information from computers, phones and other devices.
  • NZers not immune from Intel computer chip flaw

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    On Thursday, Apple confirmed that all Mac systems and iOS devices are affected. Experts say the disclosure of the critical flaws underscores the need to keep up with software updates and security patches and highlights the role independent research plays in prodding tech companies to minimize security weaknesses.
  • Apple Acquires Canadian App Development Firm for Undisclosed Amount

    Apple Acquires Canadian App Development Firm for Undisclosed Amount

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    Buddybuild , a Vancouver, Canada-based application development service, today confirmed that it has been purchased by Apple . As part of the acquisition, Buddybuild will be rolled into Xcode, Apple's suite of development tools for iOS , macOS, watchOS and tvOS, although Apple and Buddybuild have not given a specific timeline of when that will happen.
  • Switch Sales On Point - Nintendo Switch Declared the Fastest Selling Console

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    That beats a previous record set by the PlayStation 2 and the Wii. Nintendo expected the Switch to sell only 8 million Switch units in Nintendo Switch's first facial year April 2017 through March 2018. Given that the game has received near-perfect reviews and won gaming awards, along with the fact that it was one of the console's launch titles, it doesn't really come as a surprise to see it at the top of the list.
  • Technical Watch: Tracking the Signals on Shares of UBS ETF (UB06.L)

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    On the flip side, an RSI near 0 may signal weaker momentum. Bill Williams developed this indicator on the basis of earlier existed MACD and made a number of changes. A value of 50-75 would signal a very strong trend, and a value of 75-100 would indicate an extremely strong trend. The 14-day RSI is now sitting at 62.26, the 7-day is at 71.49, and the 3-day is spotted at 85.57 for UBS ETF (UB06.L).
  • Intel CEO: Massive Stock Dump Before Security Flaw Disclosed

    Intel CEO: Massive Stock Dump Before Security Flaw Disclosed

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    But Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, for one, sold the majority of his company stock in November, several months after the company was alerted to the flaws . An SEC representative refused to comment on whether or not the commission was looking into the sale. While an Intel spokesperson told CBS Marketwatch reporter Jeremy Owens that the trades were "unrelated" to the security revelations, and Intel financial filings showed that the stock sales were previously scheduled, Krzanich scheduled ...
  • Intel CEO: Google discovered the chip problem 'months ago'

    Intel CEO: Google discovered the chip problem 'months ago'

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    Intel's CEO said researchers at Google made Intel aware of a widespread security exploit "a while back", but the company is working on fixes that could start next week. AMD chips are also affected by at least one variant of a set of security flaws but that it can be patched with a software update. Google released a blog post on Wednesday with details on its findings.
  • Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC Buys 99884 Shares of Anadarko Petroleum Co. (APC)

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    Employees Retirement Association Of Colorado holds 1.25 million shares. Vantiv Inc now has $13.21 billion valuation. Closing price generally refers to the last price at which a stock trades during a regular trading session. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 13th were given a dividend of $0.05 per share. Its up 0.02, from 0.82 in 2017Q2. At the time of writing, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: APC ) has a Piotroski F-Score of 6.
  • TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) EPS Estimated At $0.48

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    It has outperformed by 4.40% the S&P500. The forecast of 0 surveyed investment analysts covering the stock advises investors to Buy stake in the company. CPE's profit will be $26.23M for 23.44 P/E if the $0.13 EPS becomes a reality. Recently, analysts have updated the overall rating to 2.5. Investors sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2017 Q3.
  • Samsung upgrades the Notebook 7 Spin with an eighth-gen Core i5

    Samsung upgrades the Notebook 7 Spin with an eighth-gen Core i5

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    For those not aware, the original 13.3-inch Spin debuted in 2016 as a relatively affordable laptop that turned into a slightly unwieldy tablet, and this refreshed version doesn't stray far from Samsung's original formula. That's expected to happen some time in the first quarter of this year, with still unannounced pricing. Samsung will showcase the notebook at the International Consumer Electronics Show next week .
  • Airtel in pact with Samsung for affordable 4G smartphones

    Airtel in pact with Samsung for affordable 4G smartphones

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    According to a press release, customers will get an attractive cashback benefit of Rs 1,500 on itel A40 4G and itel A41 smartphones, thereby, significantly reducing the effective cost of device ownership. The original market prices of Itel A40 and A41 are Rs 4,599 and 4,699 respectively. "They will be eligible for the second instalment of Rs 1,200 provided they complete another set of recharges worth Rs 2,500 over the next 12 months", the Airtel statement said.
  • Meltdown and Spectre flaws also affect all Apple Mac and iOS devices

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    Apple on Thursday released a statement saying that all of its Mac and iOS devices are affected by the flaws. Just hours after a computer chip flaw exposed majority of smartphones, computers, cloud storage, tablets and laptops to malicious activities, Apple today admitted that all of its iPhones, iPads and computers have been affected by the processor flaw , which could leave it vulnerable to hackers.
  • Instagram now lets you send its Snapchat-inspired 'Stories' directly to WhatsApp

    Instagram now lets you send its Snapchat-inspired 'Stories' directly to WhatsApp

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    The stories will be in a similar format to those shared on Instagram, and will only last 24 hours. After selecting this option, the same image/video will then appear in WhatsApp with a small Instagram logo in the bottom corner. The first of these seems simple enough: it's to give one more bit of functionality and therefore usage to Instagram Stories , which are already very popular and as of last June were outstripping usage of the Snapchat product they were created to clone.
  • Lenovo refreshes 'ThinkPad' laptop line-up ahead of CES 2018

    Lenovo refreshes 'ThinkPad' laptop line-up ahead of CES 2018

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    In the ThinkPad X series, Lenovo has offered a rapid charging feature that promises to get back to 80 percent battery life in 60 minutes. ThinkPad X380 Yoga will also have some interesting features such as Active Pen and an IR camera with Windows Hello support.
  • Sensex, Nifty scale new peaks; all eyes on earnings, budget

    Sensex, Nifty scale new peaks; all eyes on earnings, budget

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    Similarly, Nifty hit an all-time high of 10,562.80 points before closing at 10,558.85 points. The broad-based NSE Nifty too was up 30.30 points, or 0.28 per cent, at 10,508.20. Brokers said improved liquidity in the market following continuous foreign fund inflows and increased buying by domestic institutional investors after the government moved forward on its bank recapitalisation programme boosted the trading sentiment.
  • The Original Star Wars

    The Original Star Wars

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    Website Destructoid sees this as a sign of more updates to be added to the old game, mostly for the online play. The release of the update for the 12-year-old video game comes the same day when a modder with the handle Destauch introduced a " Darth Vader in Pink " mod over on Nexus Mods .
  • LG's New TVs Will Feature Google Assistant

    LG's New TVs Will Feature Google Assistant

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    The upcoming sets will also feature LG's own ThinQ artificial intelligence technology, which will let users search for information, images, or videos by simply speaking a request into the TV's remote. Reuters/Rick WilkingLG is set to unveil a new lineup of OLED TVs at CES 2018 , featuring Google Assistant for the first time. Users will talk to the TV's remote control, instructing it to "search for the soundtrack for this movie" or "turn off the TV when this show is over".
  • Tech giant could be planning bid for United Kingdom football streaming rights

    Tech giant could be planning bid for United Kingdom football streaming rights

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    The last BT and Sky deal, inked in 2015, covered 168 live games per season for a three-season price of £5.14 billion and has seen an explosion in the finances available to top-tier clubs. The seven packages being offered by the Premier League in the auction, which is due to complete next month, vary from 32 matches to 20 matches each.
  • Taco Bell to debut Nacho Fries

    Taco Bell to debut Nacho Fries

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    The fries will be a part of their new dollar menu, making them even cheaper than the typical order of fries at McDonald's or other chains. The Mexican-style food chain announced today that their "nacho fries" will be available starting on January 25.
  • Android Malware Steals Uber Logins, Then Covers it Up

    Android Malware Steals Uber Logins, Then Covers it Up

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    However, it is fortunate that the malware has spread to very limited users. In order to avoid arousing suspicion, once details have been entered, the malware takes the user through to a legitimate Uber screen, showing his or her location, which is the expected result after logging in.
  • How to check if Apple is slowing down your iPhone

    How to check if Apple is slowing down your iPhone

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    I think the knock-on effect of cheap batteries will extend beyond the end of 2018 when Apple's offer ends. Apple confirms it slows the performance of iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE models to stop aging batteries from causing an unexpected shutdown.
  • OnePlus 5T Sandstone White is finally official

    OnePlus 5T Sandstone White is finally official

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    At launch , the OnePlus 5T was offered only in Midnight Black color version. Previously, the company launched two other special variants of the OnePlus 5T - the Star Wars edition and the Lava Red edition. The smartphone is backed by a non-removable 3300mAh battery which supports Dash Charge. Connectivity options include dual-SIM with VoLTE support, Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11ac.
  • The new 'Sandstone White' OnePlus 5T is the best OnePlus phone yet

    The new 'Sandstone White' OnePlus 5T is the best OnePlus phone yet

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    The retailer also posted an image of the upcoming Sandstone OnePlus 5T , and it' similar to the Star Edition, sans the Star Wars logo at the bottom. Redemption would arrive later in the year alongside the OnePlus 5T , an updated version of the company's flagship phone with a new, more modern design featuring an improved screen-to-body ratio.
  • Samsung Galaxy X with pressure sensitive display revealed in a patent

    Samsung Galaxy X with pressure sensitive display revealed in a patent

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    But now a new patent from Samsung reveals a new secret about the much-awaited foldable Galaxy X . The upcoming smartphone will be made using a flexible material which will enable the phone to bend when force is applied. In other words, you could see this as the next step to Apple's 3D Touch. Before the Android community goes insane over the Galaxy S9 duo, Samsung is set to release Android Oreo beta updates for the Note 8 and Galaxy S8 phones.
  • HP Computer and Workstation Batteries Overheat and Burn

    HP Computer and Workstation Batteries Overheat and Burn

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    Devices Recalled: The recall involves lithium-ion batteries for the HP ProBook (64x G2 and G3 series, 65x G2 and G3 series); HPx360 310 G2; HP Envy m6; HP Pavilion x360; HP 11; and HP ZBook (17 G3, 17 G4, and Studio G3). 'During the reboot process, an option will be presented to enable Battery Safety Mode , ' HP explains. HP has issued a battery recall notice for a number of its laptops and mobile workstations sold over the last two years due to concerns that the battery inside these ...
  • Getting the Apple iPhone Battery Upgrade Could Take Weeks

    Getting the Apple iPhone Battery Upgrade Could Take Weeks

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    The lower out-of-warranty price is available to customers who have an iPhone 6 or later worldwide until December 2018. Moskowitz estimates that about 75% of the roughly 675 million iPhones being used now would be eligible for the reduced price on the battery replacement and could actually be in need of the new battery.
  • Mercedes-Benz Reveals New Details About the Updated G-Class

    Mercedes-Benz Reveals New Details About the Updated G-Class

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    Read about the interior of the new G-Class here . As is now traditional for a G-Class, Mercedes has used a ladder-type frame, but combined it for the 2019 model year with a new suspension system that it worked on with the AMG team. A small "G" icon lights up in the instrument cluster when this mode is active. Mercedes is keeping performance specifications under wraps but they confirmed the G-Class has a new 9G-TRONIC automatic transmission with a torque converter that was specially ...
  • Kalanick to sell 29% of his stake in Uber amid SoftBank deal

    Kalanick to sell 29% of his stake in Uber amid SoftBank deal

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    According to this report by the Associated Press , Uber's early investors didn't get the price they wanted, have rather sold shares at roughly 30% lower than what they were worth in 2016. Once the SoftBank deal is officially closed later this month, governance reforms will go into place that signficantly reduce Kalanick's role at Uber.
  • New LG 4K UHD Projector Launching At CES

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    The company is launching its first 4K UHD projector HU80K series which company claims to be half the size of other 4K projectors available, Which are expensive, heavy and hard to install. While other 4K projectors are short and squat, the HU80KA is a much taller tower that appears to be created to sit directly on the floor rather than on a table or stand.
  • Third-party hardware accessory manufacturer Mad Catz is back in the game

    Third-party hardware accessory manufacturer Mad Catz is back in the game

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    Among the hardware it announced is the Rat Air wireless mouse. On Thursday, the longtime gaming peripheral maker announced a surprise return to the global gaming scene after recently falling on hard times. Mad Catz plan on distributing its products via leading retailers around the globe. It won't require USB or dock charging either, as it will come with a near field charging system, so the mouse will constantly be juiced up just by sitting on the "wireless activation gaming surface".
  • Paladins gets a new 'Battle Royale' mode and the world keeps turning

    Paladins gets a new 'Battle Royale' mode and the world keeps turning

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    It's been chugging along and holding its own among other games of its ilk like Overwatch , but it's been paddling in some relatively calm waters since its debut. As you may have guessed, more and more developers are now jumping on the battle royale mode (after the huge success of PUBG ). The update will include a new champion, Moji .
  • Apple gains app development platform with Buddybuild

    Apple gains app development platform with Buddybuild

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    The good news for Android developers is there are other services like Buddybuild . Apple also partnered with GE in October to enable developers create a series of industrial apps to iPhones and iPads. As a result of the revamp, Apple began to curate some of the apps featured on its App Store, changing the formula for app store optimization. This is according to App Annie report , which claims that Apple garnered revenue of approximately $11 billion in the third quarter of previous year ...
  • Hisense's 2018 4K Smart TVs will feature Amazon's Alexa smart assistant

    Hisense's 2018 4K Smart TVs will feature Amazon's Alexa smart assistant

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    You can expect more of the same from Amazon this year at CES, where GeekWire will return once again to report on the latest technology announcements and gadgets. Ads can be of sponsorship opportunities within Alexa skills or use data about a buyer's shopping history to suggest products. Adding together Alexa device sales and the increased Amazon spending of their owners, the analysts project Alexa will bring in $10 billion in sales in 2020.