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Why the iPhone 8 Probably Won't Reverse Long-Term Trends

Apple will remain in second position with a continuation of the 14-15 per cent market share it now enjoys. When analyzing this by market value based on non-subsidized device retail pricing the story is quite different. The devices also are growing: In an effort to push back against larger iPhones and similar devices, phablet devices with screen sizes greater than 5.5 inches will grow 34.5 percent this year as opposed to 2016.

M1 offers unlimited data for S$98 a month

To differentiate its plans from the other telcos, StarHub is offering free unlimited local data - meaning a user has to be in Singapore - on weekends, from 12am on Saturdays to 11.59pm on Sundays. BOTH M1 Limited and StarHub on Wednesday launched new mobile data plans featuring unlimited data access to cater to changing digital usage. Available from tomorrow, the S$98-a-month SIM-only subscription also comes with 100 minutes of talktime and 100 SMSes.

Cabinet approves promulgation of the GST (Compensation to States) Ordinance, 2017

The Cabinet's nod allows the government to increase the GST cess on luxury cars , SUVs via an ordinance. Cars under GST were taxed at the highest rate of 28% with additional cess ranging from 1% to 15%. The Union government cleared on Wednesday an ordinance to hike the cess on vehicles from 15% to 25%. Diesel engines less than 1500 cc attracted more cess compared to petrol engines.

Kia teases next-generation cee'd with shooting brake concept

In a short statement, Kia said "Designed at Kia's European design centre in Frankfurt, just 500 metres from where it will be unveiled, the concept auto indicates what the next-generation cee'd could look like". Little else is know about the concept, but its makers promise it's been engineered to combine "striking visual presence with a dash of real-world versatility".

DB11 drives Aston Martin's first-half performance

Aston Martin has just published its pre-tax results for the first half of 2017, and they are historically good. And, in an interview with The Financial Times , Aston Martin CEO Andy Palmer let slip that it will utilise a smaller V6 alongside a manual gearbox.

Samsung Galaxy J7 (2016) starts receiving Android 7.0 Nougat update

Presently, the update is being rolled out in Russian Federation and will gradually be made available in other regions as well. The update will change the firmware version to J710FXXU3BQHA and contains the latest Android security patch for the month of August.

How Analysts Rated Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:LGND) Last Week?

The stock decreased 2.20% or $2.79 on August 25, reaching $124.05. (NASDAQ: LGND ) were released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: "Ligand Pharma Earns Milestone Payment On FDA Approval Of Baxdela - Quick Facts" published on June 20, 2017 as well as Fool.com's news article titled: "Here's Why Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc Is Plunging Today" with publication date: September 27, 2016.

Acer's all-in-one 360 camera has an LTE connection

Both have LTE connectivity capabilities for easy sharing of videos and for access to cloud storage. Unlike some competing 360-degree cameras for consumers, the Holo360 is a complete package, supporting the entire video process from a single device.

BlackBerry to launch full touchscreen smartphone in October

The rumor mill is surprisingly mum on the subject too. According to TCL's Mahieu, the new touchscreen smartphone will retail at around the same price of the KeyOne and give consumers more choice when it comes to the range of BlackBerry devices available.

700m email addresses leaked in huge data dump

The server, hosted in the Netherlands, contained a vast amount of email addresses stored in database files without any access controls, making the data available to anyone. ".our email addresses are a simple commodity that's shared and traded with reckless abandon, used by unscrupulous parties to bombard us with everything from Viagra offers to promises of Nigerian prince wealth", Hunt commented.

Fitbit launches new smartwatch to take on Apple Watch

In Q2, Xiaomi becomes the world's largest wearable band seller, shipping 3.7 million units, while Fitbit beat Apple to clinch the second spot in the wearable band market with shipping nearly 3.4 million units. All in all, Fitbit's newest flagship smartwatch can contend against the Apple Watch , while at the same time retaining all the features that the original release is known for.

Arsenal reject £50m from Manchester City for Sanchez

CITY have reportedly told Arsenal that they are not willing to make Sergio Aguero part of any deal for Alexis Sanchez . If a player no longer has a desire to stay at the club, then he's go to go. City remain committed to a cash deal and no sum was mentioned in terms of an improved offer for Sanchez. When quizzed about a potential move, Guardiola remained coy on the subject and deflected the question by stating: "Alexis? He played for the first time this season at Anfield on Sunday".

OxygenOS 4.5.10 update brings camera improvements to the OnePlus 5

The OxygenOS 4.5.10 for the OnePlus 5 introduces photo-noise reduction and brings improved camera stability as well. The new OTA update also fixes the display issue on calling screen and improved WiFi stability. Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus seems to be doing very well with the OnePlus 5 . The update brings the August Android security patch. It will also fix several bug issues.

Are Analysts Bullish Aviva plc (LON:AV) After Last Week?

Moreover, Federated Invsts Pa has 0% invested in SKY PLC (LON:SKY) for 457 shares. Eagle Ridge Invest Mngmt has invested 1.19% in St. James's Place plc (LON:STJ). As per Wednesday, March 23, the company rating was upgraded by BNP Paribas. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with "Overweight" on Monday, November 7.

Details on the Bentley Continental GT released

Designed and engineered in Britain, it has opulence and refinement unlike any other auto in its segment. Outside, both the front and rear sit lower to the tarmac with styling very similar to that of the EXP projects of recent years. Underneath the Continental, Bentley Dynamic Ride takes over the task of body control from anti-roll bars, which Bentley says "instantly counteracts lateral rolling forces when cornering and ensures maximum tyre-to-road contact".

Eastern half of Arkansas to get most rain from Harvey, forecasters say

Landrieu promised that the city would develop redundancy power options in case the single working turbine failed. The fix is the fourth finished since Mayor Mitch Landrieu declared a state of emergency for the city's drainage system August 10.

The Inpatient launches November 21 in the Americas, November 22 in Europe

With deep immersion that places YOU in the game, you take on the role of an amnesiac inpatient who must find out who you are and why you are in the Sanatorium. The new game is inspired by action movies set in war zones, so as you might imagine, it features an intense combat experience. While the game is fully compatible with the standard Dualshock 4 and PS Move controllers, we have really enjoyed exploring the immersive opportunities of the Aim controller.

Harmonix bringing Super Beat Sports to the Switch

Other additions include "full multiplayer support for each mini-game", a new user interface, as well as "bonus songs, levels, bats and costumes" coming to Switch. You've got to stay on beat to really score big, much like the minigames in Rhythm Heaven , so if you're already musically inclined, you'll likely find plenty to love here.

PlayStation Press Conference in Japan set for September 19

The 2017 PlayStation Press Conference in Japan will be available for viewing at YouTube on September 19 at 4:00pm JST. That translates to 3 AM EDT here in the States, so if you want to watch the show, you'll have to stay up late. Games destined for PlayStation Plus sometimes make themselves known ahead of schedule, whether it's through a tweet, a video, or in this case, a Facebook advertisement.

Aston Martin plans all hybrid fleet by 2025

Aston Martin chief executive Dr. Andy Palmer has announced that the British sports vehicle brand will electrify its entire product range by the mid 2020s, becoming the latest auto manufacturer to pledge a hybrid and all-electric future. Our improving performance reflects rising demand for our new DB11 model, as well as for special edition vehicles and the ongoing benefits from our Second Century transformation plan.

Iran-Based iOS Apps Removed From Apple's App Store Following US Sanctions

Recently, all Iran-based applications on iOS App Stores have been removed as Apple complied with United States sanctions imposed on the Iranian government. Apple's move was notably done shortly after the USA government re-imposed stricter embargo policies against the country . According to TechCrunch, Techrasa stated Apple sent the following message to Iranian startups attempting to upload apps: "unfortunately, there is no App Store available for the territory of Iran".

Survive the Storm update coming to Fortnite soon

In order to fix game-breaking bugs, the developers, Epic Games, are pushing back the release of the Survive the Storm update to make sure everything is ready for release. Gather supplies and build your fort during the day, then buckle down and prepare to face an onslaught of Husks once nighttime rolls around. These limited-time Storms have modifiers like enraged husks or limited health.

Are You a Student? OnePlus Offering 10% Off Orders to Students

Eligible college and university students can therefore register, providing a form of verification of their scholarship status, and will be granted a coupon valid during the current year. However, there is a limit of one device when using the discount. As for the fine details, the Student Program is available to those in Austria, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Czech, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom, ...

Spirit of Texas: People pull together to help Storm Harvey victims

Foundation announced on Tuesday, Aug. 29, that they would allocate $1 million to support immediate relief and long-term recovery and rebuilding efforts for parts of Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey , according to a press release. Later in the afternoon, the President and the First Lady will depart Austin, Texas , for Washington , D.C., en route to the White House. He said the firefighters and all the first responders will do everything possible to help the citizens of Houston ...

LG Q6 Plus Price In India Specifications Features Comparison Review

The tweet from Mahesh Telecom , seen above, shows off the image of Ganesha and is an indication that the device will launch around Ganesh Chaturthi. Now the company is looking forward to the launch of Q6 Plus in India. This phone is not IP68 certified for dust and water resistance. The LG Q6 Plus is the most powerful LG Q6 smartphone LG introduced, only because it comes with more RAM and storage , as these three devices are completely identical otherwise.

FMC Technologies, Inc. (FTI) Raised to Outperform at Royal Bank Of Canada

ROBESON ROSE M bought 1,000 shares worth $23,355. With 3.51M avg volume, 3 days are for Technipfmc Plc (NYSE: FTI)'s short sellers to cover FTI's short positions. 1,775 shares were sold by RUBENSTEIN ALLAN E, worth $346,349. BlackRock Inc. now owns 21,731,728 shares of the oil and gas company's stock valued at $591,104,000 after buying an additional 1,571,751 shares during the period.

Tinder Will Let US Users Pay To See Who Likes Them

The company say it plans to bring Gold to Android in the U.S. next month. Passport: Lets you search outside of your geographic region. Rewind: Allows you to undo a swipe. "Think of it as your personal Swipe Right concierge - available 24/7 - bringing all of your pending matches to you", the company said in a blog post.

Activision Blizzard Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (ATVI)

United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE:UAL) has risen 77.19% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 31.13% the S&P500. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through the SEC website .

Oasis Petroleum Inc. (OAS) Hit 52 Week Low

It has outperformed by 9.83% the S&P500.The move comes after 9 months negative chart setup for the $1.67 billion company. Forester Capital Management Ltd reported 44,283 shares. SunTrust Banks, Inc. raised shares of Oasis Petroleum from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and lifted their price target for the stock from $16.00 to $17.00 in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd.

Canon Announce Compact & Stylish M100 Mirrorless Camera

The EOS M100 features a 24.2-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and DIGIC 7 image processor - the same internals as the EOS M5. Instead of adjusting ISO, shutter speed, and aperture, you can make a scene brighter or make a background blurrier. As well as being able to use up to seven EF-M lenses with the new camera - from macro to telephoto - Canon has an optional adapter that opens up the system to its catalog of EF and EF-S lenses.

Apple's Hollywood Negotiations Could Be in Trouble

The ongoing negotiations and disagreements from both sides over pricing could result in delays in potential content announcement from Apple , something the Cupertino-headquartered company is trying to avoid as it prepares for its next major event next month.

Video surfaces of NC teen igniting flame at dog, deputies investigating

The caption in the read, "she burnt the dog". The dog is being treated at the Guilford County Animal Shelter, where it is expected to be okay. According to the Sheriff's Office, criminal charges may be filed. Earlier this year, a sick Snapchat video emerged showing teenage thugs feeding a horse cigarettes on a farm in Surrey. In another incident , three Florida teens between the age of 13 and 14 were seen throwing a rabbit repeatedly against the wall in a Snapchat video.

YouTube Rolls Out New Desktop Design to Everyone

Users of the mobile YouTube app will also be able to speed up or slow down the playback of a video with this new update, as they already can on the desktop. In the months ahead, the new mobile app will introduce another gesture - a way to jump between videos with a swipe of your hand. YouTube is also testing the ability to swipe left or right to access the previous or next video in an active playlist.

Ram Harvest Edition is built specifically for farmers

Visually, two new colors will be available for all Harvest Edition trucks inspired by agricultural equipment, Case Red and New Holland Blue, to be sure you can match your truck and tractor perfectly. Harvest Edition trucks with four-wheel-drive also gain Ram's tow/haul package and a one-inch suspension lift on the 1500 model. Harvest Edition Rams will sport wavy cross-hair chrome grilles, chrome bumpers, chrome wheels (17 inch on 1500s and 18 inch on 2500/3500 models), chrome mirrors, door ...

Experts Watch-list Companies: Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE), HCP, Inc. (HCP)

The stock was sold at an average price of $16.71, for a total value of $1,046,914.92. Hewlett Packard Enterprise reported sales of $12.21 billion in the same quarter last year, which indicates a negative year-over-year growth rate of 38%. The original version of this article can be accessed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/08/28/utah-retirement-systems-decreases-stake-in-hewlett-packard-enterprise-company-hpe.html.