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Cisco Systems announced that its Board of Directors has approved a share buyback program on Wednesday, February 14th that permits the company to buyback $25.00 billion in shares. The company was maintained on Tuesday, February 13 by Citigroup. Berenberg upgraded Altria Group, Inc. On Friday, September 23 the stock rating was maintained by Raymond James with "Outperform".
  • School shooting survivors want to talk about gun control with Florida's lawmakers

    School shooting survivors want to talk about gun control with Florida's lawmakers

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    A person close to Cruz called the Federal Bureau of Investigation with information on 5 January that should have been deemed a "potential threat to life" but was not passed on, the agency said . AN FBI STATEMENT , referring to an alert it had received about gunman Nikolas Cruz . Broward County Sheriff's Office records show Lynda Cruz summoned deputies to her home 39 times since 2011.
  • CNN to hold town hall with students and Florida's politicians

    CNN to hold town hall with students and Florida's politicians

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    Gonzalez also said politicians who are funded by the National Rifle Association won't be allowed to stay in office when midterms elections come later this year. U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions ordered an immediate review of how the Justice Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation respond to warnings about potential mass killers.
  • Digit Mobile Numbers Coming In India, But Not For You!

    Digit Mobile Numbers Coming In India, But Not For You!

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    According to reports , a BSNL spokesperson has stated that the company will bring the new 13-digit protocol to a machine to machine (M2M) communication and it is not meant for the general public. So, from July 1, 2018, we will have to remember 13 digits numbers instead of 10. Many Sim cards companies are already working over this decision. So, far they have been using the 10-digit mobile numbers scheme for issuing M2M connections.
  • PUBG Corp Testing Ping-Based Matchmaking This Week

    PUBG Corp Testing Ping-Based Matchmaking This Week

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    Having a high ping in PUBG typically results in a bad experience for the high ping player's opponents more than anything else, creating uneven and unpredictable fights. Many other small features and additions to the game have also been discussed but one that needs attention is the demand of the new Maps for the game and the developers have assured that there are new Maps coming our way.
  • WhatsApp for Windows Phone Beta Gets Stickers, Live Location Sharing

    WhatsApp for Windows Phone Beta Gets Stickers, Live Location Sharing

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    WhatsApp has been consistently rolling out new features and changes to its platform lately. WhatsApp has started testing the Group Description feature in WhatsApp groups. Additionally, there is new notification icon for Stickers in WhatsApp. This feature has been available on iOS and Android since months now. The features can be accessed on the Windows Phone by downloading the beta version of WhatsApp from the store.
  • IPhone SE 2 Rumored For WWDC 2018 Announcement

    IPhone SE 2 Rumored For WWDC 2018 Announcement

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    However a new report is claiming that they will, and that if and when the iPhone SE 2 is announced, it will be at WWDC 2018. According to earlier reports by Ming Chi-Kuo , the supply chain might not allow for an iPhone SE 2 to come up and Apple will likely concentrate on the three iPhone X variants for 2018.
  • Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact prototype makes an appearance

    Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact prototype makes an appearance

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    Sony certainly has the prowess to offer plenty more with its specialism in camera modules - it already showed off the super slow-motion camera in its Xperia XZ Premium. This will be a bigger device, however. The most expensive of the two Sony upcoming handsets, the Xperia XZ2 is said to boast a large 5.7-inch display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 coating and 18:9 aspect ratio.
  • (UNP) Stake Lessened by Texas Permanent School Fund

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    United Continental Holdings, Inc. Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBSH) has risen 19.51% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 9.01% the S&P500. North Carolina-based Global Endowment Management LP has invested 0.04% in Tableau Software, Inc. It also reduced its holding in Ascendis Pharma A S by 32,143 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 129,474 shares, and cut its stake in Caesarstone Ltd (NASDAQ:CSTE).
  • Ferrari 488 special-edition dubbed Pista

    Ferrari 488 special-edition dubbed Pista

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    As to the engine , the 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8 has been massaged to produce a solid 530kW and 770Nm. It's not just the engine that's set to make the 488 Pista become the most hardcore road-legal Ferrari ever, but also the modifications brought to its bodywork.
  • Outrage as Governor El-Rufai demolishes APC faction's office

    Outrage as Governor El-Rufai demolishes APC faction's office

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    In his reaction to the demolished building, Sen Hunkuyi alleged that Governor El Rufai personally led the demolition of his property. The Kaduna State Geographical Information Service explained in a statement issued by the Director-General, Kaduna State Geographical Information, Ibrahim Husseini, Tuesday that the said land was revoked and the building "removed" for flagrant violations of land use and non-payment of rent since 2010.
  • Nintendo Switch transformed into Linux tablet by hackers

    Nintendo Switch transformed into Linux tablet by hackers

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    Incredibly, fail0verflow has managed to implement touchscreen and web browser support, which is interesting since the Nintendo Switch doesn't actually have a consumer facing web browser. According to fail0verflow, the exploit in question is not a bootroom bug and, therefore, can not be patched in now released Switch devices and also does not require a modchip .
  • Parkland Survivor Goes Viral by Calling Out Trump, NRA

    Parkland Survivor Goes Viral by Calling Out Trump, NRA

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    The bureau said "a person close to" Cruz contacted its Public Access Line to report "concerns" about him January 5. "There was just really a lot of sadness in there", Mr Gately, a 51-year-old financial adviser who lives in Parkland, said.
  • Doom Gets Motion Controls On Switch

    Doom Gets Motion Controls On Switch

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    The left analog stick still controls movement but physically moving the Switch is the only way to aim with the crosshairs. Polygon notes the experience is similar to the motion controls in Splatoon 2 , pointing out that it's easier to aim with the Switch on tabletop mode rather than in handheld mode.
  • Amit Shah in Karnataka: BJP president visits Kukke Shree Subrahmanya temple

    Amit Shah in Karnataka: BJP president visits Kukke Shree Subrahmanya temple

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    Addressing reporters in later in the day, Mr Shah re-iterated his charge of "appeasement" against the Siddaramaiah government, saying, "There is a limit to vote bank politics". The circular was later withdrawn by the government. Siddaramaiah in a tweet said, "The BJP says whoever has been killed or assaulted in Karnataka are its party workers".
  • Microsoft doc reveals Windows 10 on ARM limitations

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    If an x86 desktop app doesn't work the way it does on an x86 machine, here's some guidance to help you troubleshoot. Your app is available only for x64. Use the DirectX mode of the app, if it's available. x86 apps that use DirectX 9, DirectX 10, DirectX 11, and DirectX 12 will work on ARM. Older games and apps that use hardware-accelerated OpenGL or older DirectX versions (previous to DX9) also won't work, which could throw up the odd legacy issue.
  • How Shibutanis - the ShibSibs - already struck gold at Winter Olympics

    How Shibutanis - the ShibSibs - already struck gold at Winter Olympics

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    After watching their training partners Gabriella Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron break the world record with a flawless free skate, Virtue and Moir took the ice one last time with a dazzling, dramatic interpretation of "Moulin Rouge". Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir were golden once again Tuesday at the PyeongChang Olympics. The throaty, gritty portion of "El Tango de Roxanne" had the crowd roaring, and the finishing lift was a fitting conclusion to an exemplary performance.