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Industry Code.org raises $12M to help more kids learn computer science
Author: 0 Code.org raises $12M to help more kids learn computer science

According to Hadi Partovi, founder and CEO of Code.org, 10 million girls now have accounts on the site. And yet, only 11 states have created K-12 computer science standards. "Computer science education provides foundational learning in computational thinking that enables students to develop and apply critical thinking skills, demonstrate imagination and creativity, practice collaboration, exhibit leadership, and employ problem-solving skills", the proclamation reads.

Industry Mega Man 11, Mega Man X collections announced
Author: 0 Mega Man 11, Mega Man X collections announced

Following Capcom's Mega Man 11 announcement during the Mega Man 30th Anniversary Celebration , the publisher released the first screenshots of the game showing first screenshots and some concept art . trailer that featured Mega Man as its newest playable character. Have we had enough Mega Man collections? Mega Man Legacy Collection contains the first Mega Man game through Mega Man 6.

Industry Facebook launches Messenger Kids app for under-13s
Author: 0 Facebook launches Messenger Kids app for under-13s

To target kids, you need to target the parents - and that's what Facebook is doing now with Messenger. The app is now available as a preview, and Facebook says that it has worked with parents and groups such as the National PTA to ensure safety.

Industry Google Is Clamping Down On App Data Collection
Author: 0 Google Is Clamping Down On App Data Collection

Google is introducing significant changes to how it enforces its Unwanted Software Policy , which should result in better privacy and transparency for the world's two billion Android users. Interestingly, it does not matter whether apps are featured in Google Play or they come via other marketplaces. "For example, during analytics and crash reportings, the list of installed packages unrelated to the app may not be transmitted from the device without prominent disclosure and affirmative ...

Author: 0 Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. Has $14.48 Million Position in Intel Corporation

The company P/S (price to Sales) ratio is 3.36, P/B (price to Book) ratio is 2.95, while its P/C (price to Cash) ratio stands at 11.92. Lsv Asset Management, which manages about $82.68B and $56.15B US Long portfolio, decreased its stake in Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV) by 639,083 shares to 679,198 shares, valued at $3.50M in 2017Q2, according to the filing.

Industry Apple Releases iOS 11.2 Beta 6 to Developers [Download]
Author: 0 Apple Releases iOS 11.2 Beta 6 to Developers [Download]

The new iOS 11 .2 software is here, we just saw some videos of the latest version of iOS versus the previous one. Apple pushed iOS 11 .2 ahead of schedule on December 2 to fix a bug that caused iPhones to crash and reboot after the clock struck 12:15am.

Industry New Samsung Patent Hints Palm Scanning Technology for Its Upcoming Smartphones
Author: 0 New Samsung Patent Hints Palm Scanning Technology for Its Upcoming Smartphones

Key sources indicate the back of the handset will get a major redesign, most likely because Samsung plans to include a dual-lens camera on the back of the device. However, chances are that Samsung might completely obliterate bezels with the upcoming Galaxy S9 . It also happened to be the first bit of information about the next-gen Snapdragon processor from Qualcomm.

Author: 0 EPS for Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Expected At $0.96

Perigon Wealth Management LLC grew its position in Adobe Systems by 0.4% in the first quarter. It has outperformed by 25.59% the S&P500. The software company reported $1.10 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $1.01 by $0.09.

Industry WhatsApp's new 'restricted groups' feature will give more power to group admins
Author: 0 WhatsApp's new 'restricted groups' feature will give more power to group admins

WhatsApp is constantly seeking to provide its user with new features and the attention has been placed on group chats. The " Restricted Group " feature has not yet been rolled out; it is still in testing period for beta users. These posts will be shared subject to the approval by group admin. The " Restricted group " feature will not allow administrators delete group creator and eliminate them from the group.

Author: 0 SL Green Realty (SLG) to Buyback $500.00 million in Outstanding Stock

Finally, Fiduciary Trust Co. acquired a new stake in Duke Realty in the 2nd quarter valued at about $201,000. Kimco Realty Corporation (NYSE:KIM) was more active in the last trading session as around 4.77 million shares exchanged hands on Wall Street, representing an increase from its normal capacity of 3.77 million shares.

Author: 0 Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI)

Activision Blizzard, Inc . ( ATVI)'s mean Altman Z-Score: 4.98 during the last 7 years. The stock decreased 0.47% or $0.8 during the last trading session, reaching $171.05. Therefore 79% are positive. A number of equities research analysts have issued reports on ATVI shares. Huntington National Bank raised its holdings in Activision Blizzard by 122.6% during the 2nd quarter.

Industry Oregon Ducks Lose On Boise State Buzzer Beater
Author: 0 Oregon Ducks Lose On Boise State Buzzer Beater

Despite that run, the Ducks got the game within a bucket in the final minutes, though it came with MiKyle McIntosh and Paul White fouled out on the bench. Altman has been harping on defense to his players so as to cut down on fouls, but the message has been slow to take hold. "We have a tremendous amount of work to do", Altman said.

Industry Life Is Strange: Before the Storm getting bonus episode in 2018
Author: 0 Life Is Strange: Before the Storm getting bonus episode in 2018

Ashley Burch and Hannah Telle are both returning for the bonus fourth episode of Life is Strange: Before the Storm . Let's be honest, Rhianna DeVries has done an exceptional job of voicing younger Chloe following the voice actors strike which meant that Ashly Burch couldn't reprise her role as the character she helped bring to life .

Industry Musk wants to send his first Tesla Roadster in orbit around Mars
Author: 0 Musk wants to send his first Tesla Roadster in orbit around Mars

Its cargo? A Tesla Roadster with David Bowie on the stereo. Last month, Musk unveiled the 2017 Tesla Roadster, billed as the fastest production vehicle ever made. "Destination is Mars orbit". "She will remain in space for billions of years, if not explode at the start", said Musk. The 46-year-old South African is also the CEO of Tesla, and predicts Falcon Heavy's payload will stay in deep space for a while.

Industry Google bans ads on Android lock screen
Author: 0 Google bans ads on Android lock screen

Want to download the app ? Google has heard our pleas and built a new app, Datally that studies and draws our attention to other apps working in the background making use of the data. Datally helps users do three things. The Datally app takes about 6MB of space, so it's easy on your phone's storage. Datally can also be seen as Google's attempt to push further with its "Next Billion Users initiative" which aims to reach out to those in the emerging markets who aren't likely to go for ...

Industry Ex-NSA employee pleads guilty to taking classified info home
Author: 0 Ex-NSA employee pleads guilty to taking classified info home

Pho received a variety of security clearances during his time with the NSA and had access to national defense information and other classified documents. He kept the materials, including some in digital form, at his Maryland home, according to the DOJ statement . Kaspersky said what was stolen included essential source code for so-called Equation Group hacking software from the NSA.

Industry Jak & Daxter sequels finally join The Precursor Legacy on PS4 this Wednesday
Author: 0 Jak & Daxter sequels finally join The Precursor Legacy on PS4 this Wednesday

Since Jak and Daxter: The Precursor Legacy is on the PlayStation Store for $14.99, it's reasonable to assume the other games in the series will be priced the same. On October 14, 2003, Naughty Dog released Jak II for the PlayStation 2 system, and something awesome happened for the Jak and Daxter franchise: Jak was able to speak for the first time, enabling players to hear and experience Jak's own point of view using his voice, instead of relying exclusively on Daxter's witty banter ...

Industry The Top 10 Most-Liked Instagram Photos Of 2017 REVEALED!
Author: 0 The Top 10 Most-Liked Instagram Photos Of 2017 REVEALED!

The most-liked Instagram posts of the year have been revealed - although, to be fair, we still have a month to go. Kim Kardashian West remains in the top 10 of being most-followed at No. Gomez's most-liked post was her September announcement that she had undergone a kidney transplant. Ronaldo and his twins make a comeback for the No.

Industry HTC U11 Life reloaded with Android 8.0 Oreo in the US
Author: 0 HTC U11 Life reloaded with Android 8.0 Oreo in the US

However, the operative part here is 'unlocked.' T-Mobile subscribers who own the HTC U11 Life have not yet been updated to the latest Android OS. That's quick considering the smartphone was only unveiled officially beginning of November.

Industry Oriental Land mulls plan to expand Disney parks
Author: 0 Oriental Land mulls plan to expand Disney parks

It operates through the following segments: Theme Parks, Hotels and Others. Oriental Land is reported to be in discussions with Walt Disney in the USA, from which it licenses the rights to run the park, about the expansion. However, OLC has officially announced that the Tokyo Disneyland Main Entrance will be renovated and a new parking structure will be built in the Tokyo Disneyland Guest Parking area.

Industry Google is cracking down on apps showing ads on the lockscreen
Author: 0 Google is cracking down on apps showing ads on the lockscreen

Applications frequently use data in the background for updating content and information but with Datally's Data Saver feature users can already control data on an app-by-app basis, so that data only goes to apps they care about most. It also gives an option to see the number of apps that don't access mobile data. Additionally, you can also suggest your connected network to Datally.

Industry Smartphone without frames 7X Huawei Honor will be released in Russian Federation
Author: 0 Smartphone without frames 7X Huawei Honor will be released in Russian Federation

The company has already announced that the ten lucky winners of registrations will receive the Honor 7X for free. The latest unveiling by Huawei is the Huawei Honor 7X, which recently occurred in China. Honor V10 adopts 18:9 full view display which comes with resolution 1080*2160. Currently, the registration for Honor 7X is going. The cell phone is made out of metal with insignificant bezels in advance and keeps running on Android 7.0 Nougat with Huawei's custom EMUI 5.1 skin to finish ...

Author: 0 Essential's CEO Andy Rubin takes leave following report of past misbehavior

The spokesperson also said that no information regarding sexual misconduct was disclosed to Andy Rubin . According to the Information , a Silicon Valley-based technology news site, Rubin left after a woman from his team, who was reporting to him, complained to Google's human resources department.

Industry Your new work colleague could soon be Amazon's digital assistant Alexa
Author: 0 Your new work colleague could soon be Amazon's digital assistant Alexa

You can use the Alexa Voice Remote, an Echo device, or the Fire TV remote app to search, play, pause, rewind, or fast-forward through content from these providers. Say "Alexa, rewind 10 minutes" and it will do just that. "Players love the Destiny 2 experience, and now Alexa can make it even more immersive and fun".

Industry Jim Beam releases world's first intelligent bourbon decanter
Author: 0 Jim Beam releases world's first intelligent bourbon decanter

Voiced by seventh generation master distiller Fred Noe , the decanter-turned-virtual-voice-assistant includes a sleek compartment for Bourbon storage and supports a range of voice commands. This product is being listed as a limited quantity item costing $34.90. "JIM" stores bourbon and will dispense it upon command. The smart decanter may not be able to turn off the lights, or tell you a joke, but Jim Beam hope its new gadget will bridge the gap between Silicon Valley and Kentucky.

Industry Infiniti QX50 revealed with ground-breaking new turbo engine
Author: 0 Infiniti QX50 revealed with ground-breaking new turbo engine

After releasing a single photo a few days ago, Infiniti has now released all the information about the 2019 Infiniti QX50, which is debuting this week at the LA Auto Show . Inside there's more space than before with higher quality materials with an asymmetric layout. To explain, the gasoline VC-Turbo engine can change its cylinder compression ratio on demand - from as low as 8:1 to as high as 14:1 - adjusting its power band on the fly to offer more performance when desired; or to instead ...