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Hosking Partners LLP Has $6.10 Million Stake in Liberty Global PLC (LILAK)

Cobblestone Capital Advisors LLC NY's holdings in Liberty Global PLC were worth $3,998,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Corporate insiders own 0.64% of the company's stock. The stock presently has an average rating of "Buy" and an average price target of $86.00. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the stock.

From flying to the Earth asteroid found two satellites

All three near-Earth asteroid triples have been discovered with radar observations and Florence is the first seen since two moons were discovered around asteroid 1994 CC in June 2009. Additional radar observations are scheduled at NASA's Goldstone Solar System Radar in California and at the National Science Foundation's Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico through September 8.

Sharp plans to release 'world's first 8K TV' in 2018

This has 16 times more resolution than Full HD (1920 x 1080) TV and Sharp calls it "ultimate reality, with ultra-fine details even the naked eye can not capture". Fortunately, Sharp's new 8K set is compatible with Dolby Vision HDR and BDA-HDR (for Blu-ray players). The main and obvious problem for those who decide to go for an 8k screen is the lack of available 8K content.

Samsung's Bixby-powered smart speaker will rival Amazon Echo, Apple HomePod

While Samsung approached the Internet of Things (IoT) segment with some reservations in the past, the wider release of its digital companion Bixby saw the company ramp up its efforts on this front in previous months. We saw a lot of Alexa and Google Assistant powered speakers but the Samsung Bixby speaker failed to materialise. Paliwal said that what they are creating is a complete platform that's capable of supporting operations of all kinds of home appliances and mobile ...

WTO upholds Washington's 2013 B&O tax breaks for Boeing

Boeing's general counsel, J. Michael Luttig, said in a statement: "The latest of the false claims Airbus and its government sponsors have made has now been rejected by the WTO ". The WTO's ruling said the tax breaks did not explicitly prevent free trade, eliminating them from the "prohibited" subsidies category. The EU now awaits the report of the WTO Appellate Body on continued non-compliance by the United States in the DS 353 Boeing case and is confident that it will confirm ...

Watch 10 minutes of Square Enix's Secret of Mana remake

But really, not worthy to carry the name Secret of Mana . This came complete with a power bar and Ring Command menu system, which echoes its turn-based routes by pausing the action to allow players to make decisions. But the remake appears to lack the kind of painterly and ornate spritely charm of the original Secret of Mana game. Voiced characters: That's right, you heard Randi in the trailer and you'll finally get to hear Randi, Primm, Popoi and many other characters talk and express ...

Gionee Teases Smartphone With Bezel-less Display And Dual Camera

Now, what can be said about the smartphone through the teaser? Well, it looks like Gionee will be the next smartphone vendor to jump on the bezel-free smartphone bandwagon. The internal storage capacity of the Gionee M7 is tipped to be at 64GB. Meanwhile, the phone was spotted on GFXBench , which reveal some key specifications of the upcoming smartphone.

Aditya Birla Group crosses $50 billion in market capitalisation

The listing of Aditya Birla Capital has helped the Aditya Birla Group enter the top valuation league with a market cap of over United States dollars 50 billion. Birla made a decision to merge Aditya Birla Nuvo with Grasim, both of which served as holding companies for the group's various businesses. On the payments bank venture, Birla said after Idea-Vodafone merger announcement, there will be a joint venture between Vodafone and the group company Grasim and Idea.

Telstra's new plan hunts iPhone 8 and Samsung Note 8 buyers

Packs include Pop, Drama, Docos, Kids, and Lifestyle packs valued at up to $420 . The telco has partnered with Foxtel to bring the entertainment giant's Foxtel Now online streaming service to its mobile customers. As usual, all the Telstra Pre-Paid Extra plans include unlimited talk, text and MMS to standard Australian numbers. "Data Bank is the next generation of our pre-paid offers".

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU) Saw a 52-Week High

As of December 31, 2016, the Company had 162 manufacturing facilities, and 87 research and development centers. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (FCAU) stock directed 132.89% toward a higher level throughout previous year and swapped 32.83% toward a strong spot during past one month.

Celebrate The Witcher 3 10 Year Anniversary With PAX Panel and Video

It's not been too long since we said goodbye to Geralt and The Witcher series with Blood and Wine , but it still hurts. But since then, especially after the expansions of The Witcher 3 we haven't heard from the main title. While minor design choices keep it from being absolutely flawless, The Witcher 3 will go down as one of the best games of this generation of consoles.

Scientists stunned by astonishing discovery deep in space

Now, it appears as if the Hubble helped to confirm that theory. "An global team of astronomers used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to estimate whether there might be water on the seven earth-sized planets orbiting the nearby dwarf star TRAPPIST-1", reads a statement from the European Space Agency/Hubble Information Centre.

EE launches 4GEE Home Router as alternative to fixed line service

The 4GEE Home Router launched in the United Kingdom today and runs on the BT-owned operator's LTE-Advanced network. Since its launch in 2012, EE has sold a range of "Mobile Wi-Fi" devices that use a cellular connection to create a local Wi-Fi network that can be used with multiple devices such as PCs.

PNU leaders denounce Munya for decamping to NASA

Mr Munya said he had gathered enough evidence and will file a petition in court, seeking the annulment of Mr Kiraitu Murungi's victory in the race for the Meru governorship. Munya said on Monday, September 4 when he was received in Nasa that PNU officials were with him in supporting Raila. Munya and other officials were gazetted in April 2017 on the strength of court orders directing the Registrar of Political Parties to gazette them.

Facebook is planning to make money on WhatsApp with business chat features

WhatsApp is also planning on launching an "enterprise solution" for large companies with global presences (think big banks, airlines, etc.) so they can better connect with their customer bases for direct updates on statements, delivery confirmations, and other communications.

TRAPPIST-1 planets could have water (and oceans of it), says Hubble

Ultraviolet radiation from planets plays a big role in this detecting the presence of water . An global team of astronomers used the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope to estimate whether there might be water on the seven planets orbiting in the nearby TRAPPIST-1 planetary.

'Twin Peaks' a success despite poor ratings, says Showtime CEO

The second season of Twin Peaks ended on a cliffhanger so severe it was borderline cruel, instantly establishing itself as one of the most unforgettable moments of television in the medium's history. In, just after waking up, Cooper asked Mike to make another tulpa. And at the beginning of this episode we see him doing as he was asked, sending a fresh "Dougie" back to Janey-E (Naomi Watts) and Sonny Jim (Pierce Gagnon).

17-Year Old Overwatch Pro Lands $150000 Salary Package

This was in preparation for the upcoming Overwatch League , which is a tournament held where several teams will compete with each other in a bid to win in the video game multiplayer matches. It is $100,000 more than the minimum salary for Overwatch League players. If we include the bonus pool of $3.5 million in the first season, and at least $1 million for the year's champions, Won could be in for a huge ride for a teenager.

Will set up task force on Ganga: Nitin Gadkari

While taking charge, Gadkari repeatedly lauded Uma Bharti and said she had laid the entire groundwork on cleaning the river and had already completed a substantial amount of work. Narendra Modi during his election campaign in 2014 had said that "It's my destiny to serve Maa Ganga", while filing nomination papers for the Varanasi Lok Sabha seat.

Telegram v4.3 get reply/mention badges, favorite stickers and better invites

More than just a chat platform, Telegram has been an enabler of such bots and even channels, which, as compared to the one-on-one nature of bots, is a tool to broadcast public messages to large audiences. The Twitch videos will now be playable in the in-app video player, which also includes Picture-in-Picture support. You will see exactly how many of their contacts are also on the messaging platform.

Huge black hole discovered near heart of Milky Way

It's hard to find black holes - because they are completely black. It's believed they could be the seeds of their more massive counterparts - merging together to form a very big one. But how did it form and how did it get there? Artistic representation of a black hole . Each one is about half a per cent of the host galaxy's size - which indicates they are the driving force behind their evolution.

Nubia M2 Play with Android Nougat to launched in India

The budget smartphone, to be priced at Rs 8,999, will be sold exclusively through Amazon India . To give some perspective, the Nubia M2 Lite sports the same display. The smartphone runs Android Nougat 7.1.1 and has Nubia UI 5.0 interface. For storage, the smartphone offers 32GB of internal storage expandable via microSD card (up to 128GB).

Charleston couple sues Amazon over eclipse glasses

The company sent emails to customers to warn about potentially unsafe solar eclipse glasses that it was not able to verify as being manufactured by reputable companies. The couple said they did not look into the sky without wearing the glasses when they viewed the eclipse. "Thereafter, both Plaintiffs began to see dark spots in their line of vision, suffered vision impairment, including blurriness, a central blind spot, increased sensitivity, changes in perception of color, and distorted ...

American McGee is working on an Alice 3 proposal

The story follows Alice as she suffers from trauma caused by the death of her family in a fire. She constantly returns to Wonderland where evil has corupted the land and the characters within it. Although EA has been doing quite a few risky indie games like Unravel and the upcoming A Way Out, Alice might be a tougher sell given the fact that it's never been a massively popular game in the mainstream.

American McGee Drawing Up Proposal For New Alice Game

American McGee , owner of the nation's second most patriotic name after Flaggy McStars'n'Stripes, is riding high after his successful Kickstarter campaign for the Out of the Woods card game. You can lend financial support to the pre-production of this project via PayPal . Again, I have no more control over this situation than you do. That makes it clear that McGee now really wants to make a new Alice game, and that it now depends on EA.

Alice 3 Proposal Being Drafted by American McGee

Yesterday, American McGee updated his blog and made official its proposal of project Alice: Asylum (tentative title) which is thought like the third title of the series and once it is ready it will be delivered to Electronic Arts for its evaluation.

American McGeee wants to make Alice 3

The important part in this is that you can help get this project off the ground by signing up for the game's mailing list . American McGee announced recently that he is working on the proposal for Alice 3 , which is tentatively titled Alice: Asylum .

American McGeee wants to make Alice 3

The important part in this is that you can help get this project off the ground by signing up for the game's mailing list . American McGee announced recently that he is working on the proposal for Alice 3 , which is tentatively titled Alice: Asylum .

American McGee working on Alice: Asylum proposal for EA

McGee is encouraging fans of his Alice games to sign-up to the Alice 3 mailing list to show EA there is interest in a new Alice game. The proposal, containing artwork, a design outline and the business model, is being prepared and will be sent to EA for appraisal.

Olivia Newton-John used medicinal cannabis to help with breast cancer pain

But while Newton-John has been able to use her preferred THC or CBD products without issue, her family, friends and countrymen down under don't have that same opportunity; an unfortunate fact that the " Physical " singer wants to help change.

SpaceX Successfully Finished Grounds Test for Falcon Heavy

Falcon Heavy is essentially three Falcon 9s yoked together, though that's much more complex than it sounds. SpaceX performed test fire of Falcon-9 rocket on August 31 at LC-39A at Kennedy Space Center. The Falcon Heavy has been touted as a crucial element of CEO Elon Musk's ambitious plan to reuse rockets that can fly crew as far away as Mars . It's capable of delivering 54 metric tons (119,000 lb) of payload (satellites, cargo, astronauts etc.) into Earth's low orbit but also beyond ...

Mercedes-Benz EQ A concept teased for Frankfurt presentation

Very few details were given, other than that the concept will be a "small electric vehicle". The first product of the new platform will be launched only in 2020, but as much as 10 new electric cars will spawn from the new architecture.

Honda will pay $605 million in claims because of the airbags

At least 18 deaths and 180 injuries worldwide have been tied to the defect that led Takata Corp to file for bankruptcy protection in June. Subaru Corp. The outlay has a fund of $200m which aims to expand Honda's efforts to reach out to customers and encourage them to visit dealerships to get the airbags in Honda and Acura vehicles replaced.

Xiaomi to launch its latest smartphone exclusively on Flipkart

Xiaomi is now the second largest phone vendor in the South Asian country, boasting a market share of around 15 percent and only being behind Samsung which holds more than a fifth of the Indian smartphone segment, according to several recent estimates.

Xiaomi Mi A1 Price in India

As you might have heard by now, Xiaomi is hosting a launch event tomorrow i.e. September 5 in New Delhi. Xiaomi India is all set to launch their first dual camera smartphone in the country. The highlight of the device, obviously, is the dual rear camera setup with one 12-megapixel wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture, and 12-megapixel telephoto with f/2.6 aperture.