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Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 20,003,587 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $2,880,992,000 after buying an additional 15,018,790 shares in the last quarter. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Tuesday, May 30 by Jefferies. The stock of Plains GP Holdings, L.P. (NYSE:PAGP) earned "Neutral" rating by Piper Jaffray on Friday, April 1.
  • Amazon says it has fixed randomly laughing Alexa speakers

    Amazon says it has fixed randomly laughing Alexa speakers

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    The random laugh is different from the "tee-hee" laugh Alexa gives when asked if it can laugh. Amazon said its planned fix will involve disabling the phrase, "Alexa, laugh", and changing the command to "Alexa, can you laugh?" Owners of Amazon Echo devices with the voice-enabled assistant had reported hearing them laugh at unexpected moments, with some calling the sound "really creepy".
  • Musicians can now post messages directly to their Google Search Featured Panels

    Musicians can now post messages directly to their Google Search Featured Panels

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    This is actually part of Posts on Google which the tech giant has opened to celebrities, politicians, and sports teams. This will be facilitated through Google Posts , which also allows small businesses to publish to search results. The updates would show up inside musicians "Knowledge Panel", a card that pops up and displays information when a user searches for famous people in Google Search.
  • South African diamond provides new clues on Earth's internal processes

    South African diamond provides new clues on Earth's internal processes

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    A multidisciplinary and multiethnic team of scientists just published a paper in Nature where they explain the implications of having found calcium silicate perovskites contained within a tiny South African diamond. However visual identification in a diamond is tough because it bends light - which is what makes them so lovely - so it's hard for scientists to rely on what they are seeing because it is extremely distorted, he said.
  • Super Smash Bros. smashing onto Switch 2018, time to ink Fox

    Super Smash Bros. smashing onto Switch 2018, time to ink Fox

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    Nintendo Direct was held earlier today and Nintendo made lots of exciting announcements for the Switch console. Instead, the Inklings from the Splatoon series suddenly find themselves in a brand new arena, as Mario , Link , and other Nintendo icons dramatically make their presence known.
  • Nintendo Direct: Mario Tennis Aces Launch Date, Gameplay Details Revealed

    Nintendo Direct: Mario Tennis Aces Launch Date, Gameplay Details Revealed

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    The listing has since been deleted but the thread was able to capture the box art for the upcoming Mario sports game as well as the screenshots. Mario Tennis: Aces was the ace of this Nintendo Direct. ARMS is getting a new US & Canada Online Open tournament. Also, on March 31st, there will be a global "test punch", a demo event which will last for three days.
  • 'Sea of Thieves' (ALL) Launches Final Beta/Scale Test

    'Sea of Thieves' (ALL) Launches Final Beta/Scale Test

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    Players will be required to have an XBox Live account to access the download. Sea of Thieves launches on March 20. To install, you will just need to search for and install the Sea of Thieves Final Beta. Will you work together or against each other? You can join by finding " Sea of Thieves Final Beta' on the Microsoft Store ". Since this is the most players Sea of Thieves has had to handle, Rare warns that you should expect some hiccups, and it might block new players getting into ...
  • Disney hires Favreau to create Star Wars TV series

    Disney hires Favreau to create Star Wars TV series

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    Favreau has been a Disney regular, having directed the first two " Iron Man " films for Marvel and 2016's " The Jungle Book ". As we look at Favreau's wider body of work, though, both as a science fiction movie director and as a television executive producer and director, it's harder to stay overwhelmingly positive about this turn of events.
  • Facebook Steps Up To Plate With MLB Streaming Deal

    Facebook Steps Up To Plate With MLB Streaming Deal

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    The deal marks the first time a major USA sports league has granted exclusive rights to Facebook. But those weren't exclusive: The games for the 2017 season were national simulcasts of the participating home team's local TV broadcast. Major League Baseball and Facebook reached an agreement to stream games on the social media site season, starting with Mets-Phillies on April 4. It's unclear how much the major league baseball deal cost Facebook.
  • Oprah's 'Wrinkle In Time' Goes Down In A Blaze Of Fire

    Oprah's 'Wrinkle In Time' Goes Down In A Blaze Of Fire

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    In this and so many other ways, " A Wrinkle in Time " winds up acting as more a cultural flashpoint than just an actual movie - for everyone but children, who, again, are the target demographic. While Pine, who's not in much of the movie, is all bearded emotion as the troubled Mr. Murry, newcomer Reid lends a surprising amount of gravitas to Meg as she grows from distrusting shy girl to determined protagonist.
  • GameMaker Studio 2 Signs Deal With Nintendo Switch

    GameMaker Studio 2 Signs Deal With Nintendo Switch

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    The teaser trailer was a scant 5-second glimpse at two Octolings from the company's Splatoon series running toward a glowing red light. The beloved Super Smash Bros . The Wii U's Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker is making its way to the Nintendo Switch on July 13th, with added levels based on Super Mario Odyssey .
  • Mario Tennis Aces Arrives In June On The Nintendo Switch

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    While the Zone Shot incorporates motion controls in a small way, Nintendo is not missing the opportunity to provide a true tennis experience, either. A casual mode allows you to use a JoyCon as a tennis raquet, and also have more elaborate controls with a regular controller setup. The 5 minute feature served up a ton of content for the game, and if you weren't a tennis fan before, you just might be now - for Mario Tennis Aces , at least.
  • Supreme Court (SC) permits passive euthanasia

    Supreme Court (SC) permits passive euthanasia

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    However, the court stated that a strict set of guidelines should be framed to ensure that the clause of " living will " is not misused. Secretary-General of the IMA, Dr R N Tandon said, "Just as every person has the right to life , they also have the right to die with dignity".
  • Galaxy Note 9 won't have in-display fingerprint scanner, Kuo

    Galaxy Note 9 won't have in-display fingerprint scanner, Kuo

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    We've been saying the Galaxy Note 9 may be ready with the under-display optical fingerprint sensor but unfortunately, and for the second time, the technology may not be ready. With the Galaxy S9 earning some rave reviews at the moment, it's perhaps no surprise that Samsung is going to stick to the winning formula for the Note 9, and there's not going to be much to choose between the S9, S9 Plus and Note 9 when the final device launches.
  • Government issues IoT security recommendations

    Government issues IoT security recommendations

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    Manufacturers must make it easy for consumers to delete personal data from devices and apps, and ensure that the installation and maintenance of the devices is simple. Shoppers should be given high quality information to make choices at the counter. "Whilst much work has been done to eliminate reliance on passwords and providing alternative methods of authenticating users and systems, some IoT products are still being brought to market with default usernames and passwords from user ...