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Is Western Digital Corporation (NASDAQ:WDC) a Long Term Growth Play?

Finally, BTIG Research reissued a "buy" rating and set a $66.00 target price on shares of Western Digital Corp.in a research note on Friday, December 2nd. Today, Western Digital began pilot production of its 512 Gigabit, three-bits-per-cell, 64-layer 3D NAND chip in Japan with mass production expected to begin in the second half of this year.

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Red dwarf flares jeopardize 'habitability' of planet

Proxima b, which is 1.3 times the size of Earth, was previously found to be the planet most likely to harbor life. This nearby star to our Sun has three planets orbiting it. This "astmospheric erosion" could spell bad news for fans of Proxima B, the exoplanet located in the red dwarf star system Proxima Centauri less than five light years away.

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B&O Play Launches Wireless Beoplay H4 Headphones

More electronics companies, such as Bang & Olufsen, are launching high-tech headphones that focus on pure essentials to the music-listening experience. A single charge using micro-USB provides 19 hours of power. You get a microUSB charging cable for these wireless headphones, and a 3.5mm wired backup, in the box.

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Infosys Chairman must resign, says former company CFO Balakrishnan

This all erupted after pay hike was given to Chief Executive Officer Vishal Sikka and a breakdown package to two top executives of Infosys . The co-founder of Infosys N R Narayana Murthy and his family own the largest block. "30 month severance package is not a standard practice in India". Meanwhile, Infosys said in Friday's statement to the exchange that it "denies any governance lapses alleged by some sections of the media in reports that have appeared in the last few days on ...

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Trump shares plans to spend lavishly for U.S. military

It is important to note that the issue with Donald Trump's claim isn't just a matter of semantics-what he said is quite different from what actually appears to be important from the most recent crime statistics. There's no mention, for instance, of a white gunman's June 2015 attack on a black church in SC, which killed nine worshipers. The president raised eyebrows on Monday when he told USA military members at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida terror attacks were happening all over ...

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Vulnerabilities found in OnePlus 3 and 3T bootloader

The Wi-Fi switcher is an automatic control that if turned on, will work in background to switch to data connection if Wi-Fi signal is consistently poor. If you continue facing Wi-Fi issues even after installing the OTA update, here's what you should do. Lastly, the audio parameters have been updated, and the quality of audio recordings have been improved.

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Remastered Wii U Games Could Come to Nintendo Switch in Future

A lot of people have shown concern regarding the Nintendo Switch and its rather stagnant line-up of games for its first year of release . Recently, Randy Pitchford, founder of Gearbox Software, said it is possible that a version of Borderlands arrives on Switch, although he believes that the priority of Nintendo should not be taking titles like that franchise to their console.

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Hot Stocks Among Investors: The Mosaic Company (MOS), Conagra Brands, Inc. (CAG)

The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.13 per share. 3,672,483 shares of the stock were exchanged. The High end of the forecast is $0.26/share, while the Low end is $-0.01/share. For the current quarter the stock has lowest EPS estimates of $0.1 and high estimate of $0.23. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, March 16th.

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Missed Earnings 0 times

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE), at its latest closing price of $32.14, it has a price-to-book ratio of 3.08, compared to an industry average at 4.87. The Short Ratio for the stock is 1.74. Cisco Systems's dividend payout ratio is now 49.52%. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: This article was originally posted by The Cerbat Gem and is owned by of The Cerbat Gem.

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Facebook has hired an MTV executive to create original content

She joined MTV in 2013 as SVP of scripted programming and worked on shows including " Teen Wolf ", " Scream ", " Finding Carter ", " The Shannara Chronicles " and " Faking It ". Facebook is aiming to have shows that will cater to a large audience similar to how Netflix and Amazon succeeded with " Stranger Things " and "Mozart of the Jungle", respectively.

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Watchdog Group Sues Pruitt To See Communications With Fossil Fuel Industry

The center accused Pruitt of violating the state's Open Records Act. The group is also asking a judge for an injunction preventing the Oklahoma AG's office from destroying any documents related to its records request. Pruitt has also been silent on questions posed weeks ago from multiple Senators seeking information on his connection to secretive "dark money" groups with ties to polluting industries.

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Now, Android, iOS users can avail of WhatsApp's two-step verification feature

WhatsApp rolled out a two-step verification feature for users of beta version 2.16.341 and above in its Account Settings , a year ago in November. To enable two-step verification , head over to Settings - Account - Two-step verification. Upon enabling this feature, users can also optionally enter their email address (make sure you type it correctly).

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Could this pollinating drone replace butterflies and bees?

The solution of using artificial pollinators has been proposed before, to prepare for a dystopian future where all the bees are dead, as imagined in shows like Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror. In nature, bees are covered with scopa, tiny branching hairs that hold grains of pollen, and in an attempt to mimic that, the team gave the drone a horse hair wig.

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Google Assistant on Pixel is getting more robust home control

Heading to the Assistant's settings in the Google app should reveal a brand new Home control section. Owners of the Google Pixel and Pixel XL may soon be able to control their smart home devices from their phone, via Google Assistant. If you don't own a Google Home, check out the settings on your Pixel phone and let us know if you see it or not and what versions you're on. One other thing that's worth noting is the fact that Google has expanded the list of supported devices that can be ...

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How the Dodge Demon Plans to Blow Competitors Away

Another Thursday, another juicy Dodge Challenger Demon tidbit from a fiery video. To prove it, the U.S. vehicle maker has released yet another video of the still-to-be-fully revealed Demon that focuses on, what Dodge calls, its "Air Grabber" intake.

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Malayan tiger cubs born at Cincinnati Zoo

The combination of these two lineages gives the cubs much-needed genetic diversity in the Malayan tiger ( Panthera tigris ) population, according to Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden officials. The father of the cubs is 15-year-old Jalil, who is the third-most genetically valuable male of the species. That means the cubs may one day get a breeding recommendation from the species' SSP and therefore will be able to contribute to genetic diversity within the zoo population.

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Fallout 4 "most successful game we've ever launched"

Skyrim , which released in November 2011, has sold 30 million copies and received the "Special Edition" treatment this past October. According to him, the game is Bethesda's "most successful" title to date. Valid points. But speaking of points, feel free to share yours in the comments. Last month, game developer Bethesda announced that they will release the texture pack, which they tagged as a "love letter" to the fans of the game.

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MP aims to oust Bercow over Trump comments

The Rochford and Southend East MP told Sky: "He has overstepped the mark, he has overstepped the mark a number of times but this most recent incident - where he used the Speaker's chair to pronounce his views on an global situation in some quite detailed and lengthy manner is wholly inappropriate and it means that he can no longer reasonably chair, as Speaker, any debate on those subjects".

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Android Wear 2.0 Review: Google's Latest Answer to the Apple Watch

Spec-wise, that's about all they share. You'll also find all the usual sensors, including an accelerometer and a heart-rate sensor. Android Pay is also added into the mix, but it will only work on devices that have an NFC chip. "Based on what we've learned from users and developers, we're evolving the platform to improve key experiences on the watch, including watch faces , messaging, and fitness", said Google.

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Mass Effect Andromeda won't have Paragon or Renegade, and here's why

Well, as reported by different publications, the new system will be based on agreeing or disagreeing conversation. The new system also includes different tones of voice, which lets players express themselves in differerent ways, even if the comments are the same.

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Get ready NJ, winter storm warning issued in latest snowfall update

A shift of just a few miles in storm track will dramatically impact this forecast , so please keep checking back for more updates . The Jersey Shore and points south may see an inch or less. Winds build rapidly (from the northwest at 20 miles per hour, gusting to 40 mph) just as any switch to snow occurs, and visibility could be an issue in any snow bursts.

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South Park: The Fractured But Whole Hit With Another Delay

As of right now, the delay puts The Fractured But Whole as releasing in the fiscal year of 2017, meaning it could theoretically launch any time from March 2017. After all, gamers don't like it when games get release too early with little content or broken gameplay... The first game, The Stick of Truth , was really successful so Ubisoft is hoping for a similar result.

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Call Of Duty Games To Get Additional Content Support In 2017

Bungie is working on the game alongside co-developers High Moon Studios and Vicarious Visions. Regardless of which one you believe at this point, there is no room for exo suits in either of those settings. It was also revealed that Sledgehammer games, would take charge, the first game since Advanced Warfare two years ago. Although it wasn't officially stated as such, this could definitely be a major reason among many for Activision to want to transport Call of Duty back to its origins and ...

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Ranieri fighting a losing battle with Leicester, says Hunt

United manager Jose Mourinho said last season would count for nothing in Leicester's relegation battle, but he expects Ranieri to keep Leicester up. Claudio Ranieri says he is confident he can lead Leicester City to calmer waters as the "sharks" begin to circle. Forward Ahmed Musa , who arrived from CSKA Moscow for a transfer fee of $22 million, has scored twice and went scoreless in the last 11 games.

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Raises Position in Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company ( BMY ) have shown a high EPS growth of 4.20% in the last 5 years and has earnings decline of 184.60% yoy. On annual basis, the FY2016 Estimate trend at current was $1.87 as compared to three months ago was $1.92, according to WSJ analytic reports.

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'It's the worst whale stranding we have ever seen'

Hundreds of whales have died overnight on a New Zealand beach after a mass stranding thought to be the largest in decades. He said because so numerous whales kin were lying dead on the shore it was "very likely" the surviving whales would re-strand themselves at low-tide this afternoon, and DOC was preparing itself to launch a second mass rescue effort.

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CNN anchor apologizes for comparing 'fake news' to N-word

Cuomo immediately addressed Trump's tweet on the air, with the network re-broadcasting the beginning of Cuomo's interview with the Connecticut Democrat, when Cuomo asked Blumenthal about misrepresenting his military record in the past. "And when he says something that is false, or as you say 'demonstrably false, ' that matters", he added. "That's the one for journalists". CNN declined to comment beyond Cuomo's statement on Twitter.

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Nissan posts weaker-than-expected operating profit in Q3

Nissan , which has an 18-year alliance and cross-shareholdings with France's Renault , posted a weaker-than-expected operating profit of 163.5 billion yen ($1.46 billion) for the third quarter, weighed down by higher marketing costs, and a stronger yen.

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Disney's Beauty and the Beast gets two new TV spots

Instead of Belle falling in love with the Beast, the clip below parodies the movie's trailer and pairs Emma (AKA Belle, AKA Hermione Granger) with - wait for it - Lord Voldemort. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's disgusting exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.

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Hot Tech Stocks: Facebook, Inc. (FB), Micron Technology, Inc. (MU)

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Lunar eclipse, rare comet to be visible Friday night

The "event" starts off with the lunar eclipse Friday night as the moon passes into the outer shadow of Earth, but only part of it will be blacked out, unlike a full eclipse. "It's a very dim comet", he says, "Dim objects appear green because our eyes are sensitive to green light". To some observers, the full moon won't look any different.

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Australian man trapped nose-deep in dam for five hours

An Australian man who was trapped in a dam on his property in New South Wales with just his nose above water for about two hours turned to thinking about his family to stay alive. After being hauled out of the mud and water by a rescue team, Miller was taken by helicopter to hospital, where he was treated for hypothermia and minor back injuries.

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Tata Motors names its Kite 5 concept as Tigor

Tigor will be the third product to feature the new Impact design language of Tata Motors. The Tigor will be a game changer in the segement as it introduces a radical new silhouette to the segment. The carmaker said it would announce the commercial launch of the new TIGOR soon. A completely undisguised prototype of the Tigor was spied past year, showing it will come with way smaller wheels and higher suspension.

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Technology Stocks Worth Chasing: Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Twitter (TWTR)

The share price is now 22.06 percent versus its SMA20, 25.45 percent versus its SMA50, and 88.82 percent versus its SMA200. Several other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in AMD. Advanced Micro Devices's revenue for the quarter was up 15.4% compared to the same quarter past year. Advanced Micro Devices was Upgraded by BofA/Merrill to Buy on Dec 8, 2016.

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Rocket League Getting Hot Wheels Downloadable Content

The company has announced that it has paired up with the team at Hot Wheels to introduce licensed content to Rocket League . The content will be available from February 21 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Players who don't want to shell out for DLC can still deck out their auto with some Hot Wheels swag thanks to random post-match drops. Boasting a community of more than 26 million players, Rocket League is a high-powered hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem with ...


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