• Shares in Snap jump as revenues and user numbers beat expectations

    Shares in Snap jump as revenues and user numbers beat expectations

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    It added 8.9 million daily active users to reach 187 million with a quarter-over-quarter growth rate of 5.05% percent in Q4, compared to 2.9 percent in Q3. Snap has not provided any outlook till now, which some analysts believe led to aggressive Street expectations, hurting the company further. That would also put Snap's yearly sales at $793 million, nearly double the $404 million it brought in in 2016.
  • EBay drops PayPal as first selection for funds

    EBay drops PayPal as first selection for funds

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    Analysts had largely expected the agreement to continue, and there will be concerns about total payment volume going forward despite eBay becoming a smaller portion of that number over the past few quarters. Other analysts, however, said PayPal, which has been eBay's preferred provider for the past 15 years and will remain a payment page option on the platform for the foreseeable future, had the scale to ride out the blow.
  • Apple sees 'strong demand' for replacement iPhone batteries

    Apple sees 'strong demand' for replacement iPhone batteries

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    Apple states it will update the senate committee at some point in the future when it decides how to handle these cases. The company says that the reason for the software update is to prevent unexpected shutdowns when a battery can not provide enough current for the iPhone's CPU.
  • Sony launches Xperia L2 in India with wide-angle selfie camera

    Sony launches Xperia L2 in India with wide-angle selfie camera

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    According to sources, the company might also launch the new Xperia XZ2 smartphone. Three Ireland has deleted the tweet but Xperiablog still has the screenshot of it. Sony Xperia L2 runs on Android 7 Nougat which is upgradable to Android 8 Oreo. It is powered by a 64 bit 1.5GHz Quad core MediaTek 6737T Processor with 3GB of RAM.
  • Polish leader honors Holocaust victims, Poles who aided Jews

    Polish leader honors Holocaust victims, Poles who aided Jews

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    Earlier this month , the United States criticized Poland over the passage of the bill, which would impose a maximum sentence of three years in prison for anyone who mentions Polish involvement in the Holocaust. Bennett vowed he would "make the facts clear" to the Polish government regarding the Holocaust. "I came to tell the truth in the place where the truth happened and it is not dependent on any law".
  • Super Bowl Ratings are Down, but 103 Million People Watched

    Super Bowl Ratings are Down, but 103 Million People Watched

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    About 30 activists walked onto the city's Green Line near U.S. Bank Stadium, and chained themselves to the track, shutting down train service at around 2:15 p.m. -12:01 a.m. ET for Fox's premiere of "24: Legacy") and +52% in adults 18-49 (9.3 vs. 6.1). The 2015 NFL Championship, a narrow Patriots win over the Seattle Seahawks, averaged a stunning 114.4 million viewers.
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    For "Padmaavat", Deepika Padukone Got This Gift. Guess Who Sent It

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    Ranveer Singh plays Alauddin Khilji in the period drama respectively. But the actress is not moving on to her next project - yet another exciting film that promises to show us a new side to the actor because she happens to be teaming up with the maverick filmmaker, Vishal Bharadwaj.
  • Asian markets dive as Wall Street sees worst decline

    Asian markets dive as Wall Street sees worst decline

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    Wall Street was poised to open lower. "The downside for Hong Kong stocks is smaller than for the US market and after this round of adjustment, Hong Kong stock market is likely to regain momentum". Around the region, MSCI's Asia ex-Japan stock index was weaker by 1.36 per cent while Japan's Nikkei index closed down 2.55 per cent. At 1:51 GMT, CSI300 was down 0.7% at 4,241.33 points, with the Shanghai Composite Index 0.4% lower at 3,447.88 points.
  • Dana White Doesn't Want Mario Yamasaki Officiating UFC Bouts Anymore

    Dana White Doesn't Want Mario Yamasaki Officiating UFC Bouts Anymore

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    Over the weekend, in the co-main event of the UFC's trip to Belem, Brazilian flyweight Priscila Cachoeira stepped into the Octagon for the first time. MMA is a contact sport, and no fighter likes to have the fight interrupted without a chance to reverse the outcome. Once again, the fight could have easily been stopped here, and yet Yamasaki's only move was to tell Shevchenko to avoid the back of the head.
  • BP profits boosted by crude oil price rally

    BP profits boosted by crude oil price rally

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    The results come one year after BP launched a five-year strategy aimed at returning the group to growth, as it continues to recover from the devastating 2010 oil spill catastrophe. Output tallied 3.6mln barrels oil equivalent per day, including contributions for the company's stake in Rosneft . BP also took a one-off charge of $900m to adjust to new U.S.
  • Supersampling, UI Updates, and More

    Supersampling, UI Updates, and More

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    The child will get a notification before the period ends to allow them to save. This option will allow you to manage the time of the game sessions on the console. As previously leaked those with a PlayStation 4 Pro but who do not own a 4K TV can take advantage of the Supersampling mode, which renders the image at a high resolution but then squishes it back in to 1080p.
  • Microsoft to Launch Xbox One S PUBG Bundle

    Microsoft to Launch Xbox One S PUBG Bundle

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    As you'd expect, you'll get yourself a 1TB Xbox One S, a download code for PUBG , a 14-day Xbox Live Gold trial, and a one-month Xbox Game Pass trial, too. But is it too late for the game to really flourish? PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds has quickly become one of the most popular games ever released.
  • More Russian athletes appeal Pyeongchang ban to CAS

    More Russian athletes appeal Pyeongchang ban to CAS

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    The 32 athletes failed to pass the mandatory International Olympic Committee (IOC) vetting for Russian athletes - imposed as a result of Russian doping at the 2014 Olympics - and weren't invited to the Games. It noted that CAS had yet to provide a "full reasoning" for overturning the bans. The IOC said: "Following the detailed analysis conducted by the Panel, its members observed that there were additional elements and/or evidence , which could not be considered by the IOC Oswald ...
  • Porsche to double investment in electric auto project

    Porsche to double investment in electric auto project

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    Stuttgart-based Porsche says it will pour over six billion euros ($7.5 billion) into developing battery-powered and hybrid cars over the next five years - double what it was originally planning to shell out. Meanwhile, Porsche will continue to invest in the electrification of its core model range, now headlined by the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid (above) - which teams a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 with an electric motor for a massive 500kW of power and 850Nm of torque, making for a 3.4-second ...
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 to Have PUBG-Like Battle Royale Mode

    Red Dead Redemption 2 to Have PUBG-Like Battle Royale Mode

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    Trusted Reviews received alleged development notes from an unknown source back in August 2017 but the site felt it was unsubstantiated which is why it was never shared. The latter is pretty self-explanatory and makes flawless sense given the success of games like Fortnite and PUBG recently. It's similar to the capture the flag modes we see in first-person shooters.
  • Hyundai Santa Fe - first images, details revealed

    Hyundai Santa Fe - first images, details revealed

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    Hyundai is calling these fixtures "twin headlights", and if the Nissan Juke and pre-facelift Jeep Cherokee are any indication, it's not entirely clear which units are the main beams and which are the daytime running lamps. Expect wireless smartphone charging to also be available on the new model, along with more USB inputs for mobile-reliant families. We'll have to wait and see whether the new Santa Fe will get a hybrid setup, but Hyundai and sister brand Kia have stated they want to ...