Apple reports highest quarterly revenue in history at $78.4bn

Apple reported a first-fiscal quarter profit of $17.89 billion, or $3.36 a share before certain costs such as stock compensation. For the past three quarters, Apple has reported lower earnings on a year-over-year basis thanks in part to declining ... More..

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IPhone 7 turns around slowing sales for Apple

Apple claims that revenue figure is an all-time record, and it also reported an all-time earnings-per-share record of $3.36 for the quarter. "The holiday demand was so strong we couldn't make enough", Cook s...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Apple Returns to Growth: Company Reports Record-Smashing $78.4 Billion Revenue

Revenues rose 3.3% from past year to $78.35 billion, also topping analysts' view for $77.26 billion. Apple noted that its gross margin in the latest quarter was 38.5%, down from 40.5% in the year-ago peri...More..

Netflix prototype lets you select videos with your mind
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Netflix prototype lets you select videos with your mind

One of the standout projects was MindFlix, a Muse EEG-detecting headband that lets the user move their head to navigate the Netflix interface. In adapting the headband to work with Netflix, engineers programm...More..

Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson factory cancels Trump visit over fear of protests
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Milwaukee's Harley-Davidson factory cancels Trump visit over fear of protests

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on HOG shares. Harley-Davidson Inc (NYSE: HOG ) had a disappointing earnings call as the company missed its sales estimates. NN Investment Partners Holdings N.V. ...More..

Silicon Valley Companies Execs Speak Denounce Trump's Refugee Ban
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Silicon Valley Companies Execs Speak Denounce Trump's Refugee Ban

One young scientist, an Iranian national named Samira Asgari, had been studying in Switzerland and had accepted a job in Boston when Trump's executive order stranded her on a layover in Frankfurt. Other than ...More..

Super Bowl Live gives flavor of Houston
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Super Bowl Live gives flavor of Houston

The Patriots are back in Houston this week to take on the Atlanta Falcons in Super Bowl LI , and Daniel Gotera, a reporter for Houston's KHOU-TV, marked the occasion by digging up some incredible footage f...More..

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Receives FCC Certification Ahead Of MWC Launch
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 Receives FCC Certification Ahead Of MWC Launch

The South Korean giant has teased a tablet as the device to be unveiled, with all eyes pointing to the Galaxy Tab S3. Samsung's high-end tablet should have made its debut last year, but due to unforeseen issu...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

McLaren Partners With BMW On Internal-Combustion Engine Development

BMW built the legendary 6.1L V12 that powered the McLaren F1, an engine that, in its detuned state, won Le Mans a couple of times. For McLaren, we could see the results in a production vehicle by 2020. "This p...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Comcast Kills The Cable TV Box? Almost

It's where TV is heading - streaming, wherever and whenever you want it. Rather than being a set-top box replacement, it's basically another way you can log in to your existing Comcast cable account and view ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Google open-sources Chrome for iOS

Since its launch, Google's Chromium project has been a desktop-only matter, but that changed in 2015 with the addition of the Android version. Reading the blog post, I couldn't help but notice that Google men...More..

Wildlife authorities hold fears for dolphin spotted wearing singlet on Australia Day
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Wildlife authorities hold fears for dolphin spotted wearing singlet on Australia Day

The T-shirt clad dolphin was spotted in Koombana Bay, Bunbury, on Australia Day (January 26). Unfortunately, the wildlife rangers were not able to locate the animal and are now looking for it. A DPaW spokeswo...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

What We Have Learned From Scott Kelly's Year In Space

One difference was in the telomeres - the protective bits at the end of our chromosomes. What's interesting about this is that telomeres are associated with aging and longer telomeres are associated with lo...More..

by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

PetroleoBrasileiro S.A. - Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) To Announce June 2016 Results

According to these analysts, the Low Revenue Estimate for Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras is 20.71 Billion and the High Revenue Estimate is 34.87 Billion. The forward P/E ratio stands at 20.17. This ...More..

San Francisco sues Donald Trump over sanctuary city order
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

San Francisco sues Donald Trump over sanctuary city order

If the city is forced to cooperate with federal immigration agents, this could mean, depending on the severity of Trump's future immigration mandates, substantial mass deportation. Herrera estimated that the ci...More..

The Earth Sends Oxygen to the Moon
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

The Earth Sends Oxygen to the Moon

They were slower than typical solar winds, and were missing a single electron. "Maybe some portion is implanted on the Moon, and some portion is lost into interplanetary space". These oxygen atoms were ionize...More..

Travel Ban: San Diegans call for action after Trump's executive order
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Travel Ban: San Diegans call for action after Trump's executive order

He also has banned temporarily people from seven Muslim-majority nations from entering the country. While one could argue that this executive order technically does not constitute a ban on Muslims, a ban base...More..

Uber Careem Illegal: Declares Punjab Government
by | Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Uber Careem Illegal: Declares Punjab Government

A notification issued by the Punjab Transport Authority , it said that as the aforementioned companies are illegally using private cars for services. Calling it "daylight robbery", Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal ban...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

San Francisco sues Trump over sanctuary city order

The move comes less than a week after Trump issued orders putting cities and counties on notice that they would lose federal funding if they didn't start cooperating with immigration agents has broad implicatio...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Uber Criticized for Undermining Immigration Ban Protests

Shortly after the strike started, Uber said it had suspended surge pricing , a feature that multiplies the cost of fares when demand is particularly high. "We stand firmly against these actions, and will not b...More..

Game To Receive Mega Stone Distribution; Cheaters Banned From Online
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Game To Receive Mega Stone Distribution; Cheaters Banned From Online

The event will commence late February and will mark the beginning of the gifting of all unobtainable Mega Stones. Pokemon Sun and Moon will most end up in the top 2-3 best-selling Pokemon games of all tim...More..

Plex plans to add streaming video news service with acquisition of Watchup
by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Plex plans to add streaming video news service with acquisition of Watchup

TechCrunch reported that Watchup's nine employees will join Plex. Investors in Watchup include news veterans and former executives of The Wall Street Journal , and all are now strategic investors in Plex. Wit...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

The Milky Way is being PUSHED through the universe

For a long time scientists have assumed a dense region of the Universe was drawing the Milky Way toward it through gravitational pull. The existence of the dipole repellar had previously been suggested, with ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Super Mario Run runs past 78M downloads and $53M in revenue

That underpins President Tatsumi Kimishima's vision of smartphone games boosting, not cannibalizing, Nintendo's core business. During the fiscal year 2017 (which will start on April 1), Nintendo plans to la...More..

by | Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Trump To Announce His Supreme Court Nominee Tuesday Night In Prime Time

It would be only the second time in modern history that the Senate has filibustered a U.S. Supreme Court nominee. Sources in the White House have been floating a Supreme Court "short list" for weeks. Many...More..