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Author: 0 The ENSCO PLC (NYSE:ESV) Short Interest Update

Shares of Ensco Plc (NYSE ESV ) traded down 5.15% on Thursday, reaching $5.16. Karp Capital Management Corp acquired a new position in shares of Ensco Plc (NYSE:ESV) during the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Research European Union approves Italian cash injection for troubled bank
Author: 0 European Union approves Italian cash injection for troubled bank

The decision, announced in a statement Tuesday, comes days after Brussels accepted that Italy could inject up to 17 billion euros ($19 billion) to break up two insolvent Venetian banks. The Commission said Tuesday that it has cleared the capital injection only following the contribution of 4.3 billion euros from Monte dei Paschi shareholders and junior creditors, as required by European Union rules meant to minimize the cost of bailouts for taxpayers.

Research Mercedes-Benz launches facelifted GLA at Rs 30.65 lakh
Author: 0 Mercedes-Benz launches facelifted GLA at Rs 30.65 lakh

With the launch of the new GLA, we are confident of remaining the first choice for customers, who desire sporty designs, top-notch interiors coupled with class leading performance and un-compromised safety features. All engines come with a 7-speed automatic gearbox, while the 220d comes with an AWD system as standard. The company launched four variants of the vehicle and while the 200d Style variant is priced at Rs 30.65 lakh (ex showroom New Delhi), the GLA 200 Sport variant is priced at Rs ...

Research IS-linked Philippines militants behead hostages
Author: 0 IS-linked Philippines militants behead hostages

The remains, identified as those of Hoang Thong and Hoang Va Hai, were found early in the morning by a villager on Basilan, an island province in the restive Mindanao region, said Col Juvymax Uy, commander of the military's main task force in the province.

Research NASA's Asteroid-Smashing Spacecraft Could Save Earth
Author: 0 NASA's Asteroid-Smashing Spacecraft Could Save Earth

Moved to the preliminary design phase on June 23, refining DART's "kinetic impactor technique ", ways to strike an asteroid in a way which makes it shift orbit rather than cause damage, is the key component of the project. The small spacecraft is expected to hit the Didymos B at 37 miles per second (about nine times faster than a speeding bullet), and while it would be obliterated on impact, it give the asteroid the required nudge to reduce its velocity, which in effect would alter its ...

Research 'Gotham' Star Appeals to Public to Find His Missing Child
Author: 0 'Gotham' Star Appeals to Public to Find His Missing Child

Donal Louge has asked the people he believes are with his missing daughter to "release her" in another desperate plea. On 2 July, her 51-yer-old father shared on Twitter that he has "dogged" teams from the New York City Police Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation in an effort to have her back home.

Research Andy Murray and Johanna Konta hoping history does not repeat at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Andy Murray and Johanna Konta hoping history does not repeat at Wimbledon

Konta, meanwhile, is aiming to set the record straight against Donna Vekic , having lost to the Croatian on grass last month in the Nottingham Open final. It's not easy to play players like that. Murray's right hip remains a little sore but he was back on the practice court on Tuesday for a 90-minute session, the majority of which was spent hitting with 18-year-old British hope Jay Clarke.

Research EU Team Mulls Another Record Fine For Alphabet Inc (GOOGL)
Author: 0 EU Team Mulls Another Record Fine For Alphabet Inc (GOOGL)

It serves to reason, then, that a fine for something as large as terms of licensing Android would surely be larger than one for a certain part of search results. They are still ongoing, telecoms industry sources said. This case relates to Google's dominance in the smartphone market through Android. The European Commission and Google both declined to comment.

Research Sex Robots Are Coming, Warns Northern Irish Scientist
Author: 0 Sex Robots Are Coming, Warns Northern Irish Scientist

The authors write that some experts note that child sex dolls or eventually robots used to act out violent rape fantasies would likely reinforce those behaviors rather than focus them exclusively on the robot. The report suggests the future of sex robots is somewhat controversial, with some proposing that sex robots could be used to prevent sex crimes. Robots could also be used to stimulate rape, and it's been suggested that the sex robot Roxxxy from True Companion - which is now available ...

Research Cuphead is Not Coming to PS4
Author: 0 Cuphead is Not Coming to PS4

So what can you play Cuphead on? The game will be exclusive to the Microsoft platforms and recently, responding to a question on the NeoGAF forums , StudioMDHR has confirmed that the PC version of Cuphead will not only be available on Windows Store but also on Steam and GOG.

Research ValuEngine Upgrades Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD) to
Author: 0 ValuEngine Upgrades Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD) to "Strong-Buy"

The stock of Banco Bradesco SA (ADR) (NYSE: BBD ) earned "Sell" rating by Citigroup on Friday, April 8. Banco Bradesco S.A. Foreign Regional Banks holds an EPS of 0.89 that demonstrates an EPS growth this year at *TBA. Charlemagne Capital Ltd. now owns 1,576,225 shares of the bank's stock valued at $13,705,000 after buying an additional 68,500 shares during the last quarter.

Research Amazon.com Completes Souq.com Deal: Alibaba Watching?
Author: 0 Amazon.com Completes Souq.com Deal: Alibaba Watching?

In an announcement, Souq.com in particular spoke of the potential to integrate with Amazon's global seller and customer base to boost its business. Amazon paid $580 million in cash for the Dubai-based online retailer, according to an SEC filing in April spotted by TechCrunch .

Research Amazon's Alexa voice deals return for this year's Prime Day
Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa voice deals return for this year's Prime Day

The more than 100 deals that shoppers can find include a $50 discount on the Bose Soundlink Bluetooth Speaker III, $20 off the 2nd Gen Phillips Hue Lightstrip Plus and 35 percent off the Haribo Gummi Bear 12-pack. "Prime is better with Amazon devices like the Amazon Echo , Echo Dot and Echo Show ". Keywords are an important factor for voice shopping to work.

Research Syrian govt dismisses OPCW report
Author: 0 Syrian govt dismisses OPCW report

Syrian Deputy Foreign Minister Faisal Mekdad said that Washington must study possible Damascus' and Moscow's actions as a response to "aggression" against Syria , Sputnik reported . The OPCW report was sent to the UN Security Council for a joint investigation in order to find the suspects. Over the weekend, Zakharova warned that " many fakes " may soon hit news outlets alleging chemical weapons use by Damascus.

Research Alleged Boko Haram link: Court frees Ndume
Author: 0 Alleged Boko Haram link: Court frees Ndume

Justice Gabriel Kolawole, in his judgment on Tuesday, dismissed the charges on a no-case submission for the failure of the Federal Government to establish a prima facie case against the senator. "What is more, the defendant in this matter admitted having contact with the Boko Haram sect but that he did so as a result of his appointment as a member of the Presidential Committee on Security challenges in the North Eastern part of the country".

Research Donald Trump's Twitter rampage against MSNBC hosts and CNN escalates
Author: 0 Donald Trump's Twitter rampage against MSNBC hosts and CNN escalates

The CNN in a statement said the president was "encouraging violence against reporters" and "involved in juvenile behaviour far below the dignity of his office". Still, many condemned Trump's video online, sparking the #25thAmendmentNow hashtag. It was submitted to a Donald Trump forum on popular social media site " Reddit ", where it quickly became one of its most popular posts .

Research Why modern mortar crumbles, but Roman concrete lasts millennia
Author: 0 Why modern mortar crumbles, but Roman concrete lasts millennia

Jackson's research suggests Roman concrete features a variety of reactive mineral compounds that strengthen the microstructures inside cement. Current study results are available in a paper in the journal American Mineralogist . Jackson was particularly interested in the presence of aluminous tobermorite, a hardy silica-based mineral that's actually pretty rare and hard to make in the lab, yet is abundant in the ancient concrete.

Research Evil Genius is finally getting a sequel
Author: 0 Evil Genius is finally getting a sequel

Ever since Evil Genius came under the Rebellion roof, they've always believed that Elixir's beloved real-time, lair-management and world-domination simulation deserved a follow-up. If you've been yearning to play as a super villain, you've probably heard of Evil Genius . Given the recent revival in base-management games, with things like Banished , Space Colony , and RimWorld , it'll be interesting to see what Rebellion does to update the Evil Genius formula get around some of the ...

Research Sorry, Nintendo Switch Owners: No 'Call Of Duty: WWII' For You
Author: 0 Sorry, Nintendo Switch Owners: No 'Call Of Duty: WWII' For You

Despite the said reveal, no further details were disclosed about the aforementioned game modes, Comicbook reported. It can be recalled that in a like manner when 343 Industries announced 'Halo 6' will not be making an appearance at E3, avid gamers were not exactly convinced until they realized the game developer was actually telling the truth.

Research Samsung's Bixby-powered speaker is on its way
Author: 0 Samsung's Bixby-powered speaker is on its way

Samsung is next in line for a piece of Amazon Echo's massive 70 percent market share. Competition appears to be heating up in the voice-based intelligent speaker market, with Samsung the latest company said to be planning its own version.

Research Dinosaurs' loss was frogs' gain: The upside of a mass extinction
Author: 0 Dinosaurs' loss was frogs' gain: The upside of a mass extinction

The team of USA and Chinese researchers examined the three major types of frogs and discovered that they all appeared at about the same time. New frog species likely radiated rapidly throughout the world because so many environmental niches were available after the animals occupying them disappeared, study co-author David Wake, Professor at the University of California, Berkeley, said.

Research Sony has photoshopped Anthem's gameplay video and hosted it on PlayStation YouTube
Author: 0 Sony has photoshopped Anthem's gameplay video and hosted it on PlayStation YouTube

Xbox One X is reported to use the same checkerboarding techniques as Sony to run games at 4K resolution. You can see in the video below at that specific timestamp where the shoddy work is visible. If you squint at the video below at 3:39, you will be able to notice the Xbox overlay fades into the PlayStation one instead. Harrison also said that the PlayStation's success can also be attributed to its clear and precise proposition with the PS4 as a powerful gaming console compared to ...

Research Facebook beats privacy lawsuit in USA over user tracking
Author: 0 Facebook beats privacy lawsuit in USA over user tracking

The plaintiffs filed that Facebook abused government and California protection and wiretapping laws by putting away treats on their programs that followed when they went to outside sites containing Facebook "like" options. While the plaintiffs cannot bring the same case up to the court again, they could reopen their previous breach-of-contract claim. The same judge dismissed a variant of the same case back in 2015 .

Research Asus ZenFone AR to cost RM3,799
Author: 0 Asus ZenFone AR to cost RM3,799

The smartphone is powered by a 5,000 mAh battery which also comes with PowerMaster power saving mode. Asus has unveiled the new ZenFone 4 Max with two different chipsets likely targeted at different markets. The battery supports 10W rapid charging and it is compatible with 4G VoLTE and Bluetooth 4.1. Asus Zenfone AR is the second smartphone, after Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, which comes equipped with Google aspirational project, Tango.

Research States abolish check posts post-GST
Author: 0 States abolish check posts post-GST

The truck queues last for miles, costing time and money for the truckers. The editorial even listed out the major economic decisions by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi of first launching demonetization drive on November 8, 2016 and then GST, a drastic reforms to unify the country's economy and stated that "there will considerable obstacles in implementing the GST".

Research Moto E4 reportedly launched offline for Rs 8999; E4 Plus coming soon
Author: 0 Moto E4 reportedly launched offline for Rs 8999; E4 Plus coming soon

Motorola has already revamped most of its line-up for the 2017 and the Moto M is getting a second generation upgrade as well. Besides revealing the price of the Moto E4 , it also revealed the smartphones specifications. The camera will apparently be a dual-lens one, with an 8MP and 12MP pairing on the back, and a single 16MP snapper on the front. As for the processor, it seems it will be clocked at 2.1GHz and there will be two models: MediaTek MT6755 (Helio P10) or MediaTek MT6755T (Helio ...