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PDT; the second ticket sale is scheduled for Saturday, May 12 at 10:00 a.m. PDT. Tickets to a pre-BlizzCon charity dinner on November 1, where attendees will have the opportunity to meet Blizzard developers, artists, and community reps, will go on sale at 7 pm PT/10 pm ET on May 16 for $750 each, with net proceeds going to support CHOC Children's .
  • World Cup shock as Japan axe coach two months out

    World Cup shock as Japan axe coach two months out

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    According to Reuters' Jack Tarrant , the Japanese Football Association had announced its decision to part with Halilhodzic earlier in the day, with president Kozo Tashima quoted by Kyodo news agency as reportedly confirming the coach's replacement would be revealed at a press conference later on.
  • Facebook adding unsend message tool after CEO caught unsending

    Facebook adding unsend message tool after CEO caught unsending

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    Facebook had it turned on by default. "But I think we got the balance wrong", she said . Over the past few weeks, the scandal has mushroomed into investigations across continents, including a probe by the U.S. The boycott will run for 24-hours and was created to protest the use of 87 million Facebook profiles, without permission from subscribers, by Cambridge Analytica .
  • Fortnite Battle Royale: How to Play Cross Platform

    Fortnite Battle Royale: How to Play Cross Platform

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    In the time since then, Fortnite Mobile's revenue has climbed to eye-watering levels quickly. Fortnite alone generated United States $6 million in the last week alone: more than recorded by Candy Crush Saga (5.8 million), Clash of Clans (4.1 million) and Pokémon Go (2.7 million).
  • OnePlus 6 hands-on photo, renders, India price leaked

    OnePlus 6 hands-on photo, renders, India price leaked

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    The phone is seen with rear panel fingerprint sensor. OnePlus has putting out teasers about their upcoming flagship as well as confirming some crucial features . The cameras are aligned vertically. We see no bezels on the top of the display, while there is a bit of bezel at the bottom. Again, OnePlus had confirmed that the bottom would include a chin, which is necessary given this is where some of the hardware connecting the phone will be housed.
  • Odigie-Oyegun's loyalists, opposition forces in final push — APC crisis

    Odigie-Oyegun's loyalists, opposition forces in final push — APC crisis

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    The main objective of the meeting is to reach a final decision on the tenure elongation saga after last Friday's submission of the report of a 10-man NEC Technical Committee led by Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State. It was scheduled for debate at the NEC meeting on Monday. "That can only be a pointer to one thing: a decision to throw in the towel". "And instead of going to the NEC to be defeated and disgraced, it would be better for him to tow the path of honour by resigning ahead of ...
  • Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Lakers: Lineups, preview & prediction

    Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Lakers: Lineups, preview & prediction

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    The hero: Donovan Mitchell had a strong overall game, scoring 28 points on 9 of 18 shooting. Contrary to Utah , just over half of Lakers games have finished over the total. At 20.4 points per game, Mitchell would join the likes of Wilt Chamberlain, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird , and David Robinson as the only other players in league history to accomplish that feat.
  • Facebook moves to make electoral ads transparent and accountable

    Facebook moves to make electoral ads transparent and accountable

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    Facebook says up to 2.7 million Facebook users in the European Union have been affected by the data privacy scandal, a spokesman for the European Commission said on Friday. Facebook planned to anonymize the information, so no individuals would be personally identified. The retractions of the CEO's chats were never previously disclosed until Facebook confirmed the news to TechCrunch last night after we reported having email receipt evidence of messages that have since disappeared.
  • Apple will reportedly announce a red iPhone 8 tomorrow

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    In light of that, an internal memo from Virgin Mobile obtained by MacRumors relays that Apple may announce (Product) RED versions of both the iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus as early as tomorrow. Let us see if there is going to be a press release introduced tomorrow detailing the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models, so we'll be here to detail all the necessary info to you.
  • Facebook secretly deleted messages Mark Zuckerberg sent on Messenger

    Facebook secretly deleted messages Mark Zuckerberg sent on Messenger

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    The European Union says that Facebook has told it that up to 2.7 million people in the 28-nation bloc may have been victim of improper data sharing involving political data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica . As part of the deal, partner hospitals were asked to share anonymized medical information of the user with the Menlo Park-headquartered company, reported CNBC .
  • Brother Of YouTube Shooter Thinks Police Missed A Chance To Prevent Attack

    Brother Of YouTube Shooter Thinks Police Missed A Chance To Prevent Attack

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    It's unclear exactly how many bullets Aghdam, 39, fired when she stormed the video-sharing giant's San Bruno campus Tuesday - wounding three people before killing herself - but one spent magazine was found at the scene, he said. Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital said Thursday that a 36-year-old man remains hospitalized but has been upgraded to fair condition. The woman who wounded three in a shooting at YouTube headquarters had a tiny social media presence in her native Iran, where ...
  • House panel says Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify April 11

    House panel says Facebook's Zuckerberg to testify April 11

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    Far from it, it seems that not a day goes by without some new piece of information which paints Facebook and company CEO Mark Zuckerberg in an unfavorable light. Australia's competition regulator is already investigating whether Facebook and Alphabet Inc's Google had disrupted the news media to the detriment of publishers and consumers.
  • Gabalex Capital Management LLC Continues to Hold Position in Wal (WMT)

    Gabalex Capital Management LLC Continues to Hold Position in Wal (WMT)

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    Sold All: 40 Reduced: 125 Increased: 112 New Position: 85. Gilder Gagnon Howe & Co Llc acquired 172,692 shares as Wal ( WMT)'s stock declined 12.38%. Trillium Asset Ltd Llc holds 2,598 shares. Tokio Marine Asset Mngmt has invested 0.44% in Walmart Inc. Syntal Ltd reported 37,934 shares or 1.14% of all its holdings.
  • Facebook suspends Canadian data analytics firm over data scandal

    Facebook suspends Canadian data analytics firm over data scandal

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    Mark (Zuckerberg ) is really sorry for that, and what we're doing now is taking really firm action". " Our internal review continues, and we will cooperate fully with any investigations by regulatory authorities ", said a Facebook spokesperson via email.
  • Facebook says up to 2.7 million European Union users affected by leak

    Facebook says up to 2.7 million European Union users affected by leak

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    The recent Cambridge scandal has not put Facebook in the best light, and allowing users to unsend messages would be a step towards a bit more privacy for Facebook users. "Our ongoing investigation into the use of personal data analytics for political purposes by campaigns, parties, social media companies and others will be measured, thorough and independent", she will say in her prepared remarks.
  • Messenger introduces 360-degree photos, HD quality videos

    Messenger introduces 360-degree photos, HD quality videos

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    Unfortunately, this can't be captured right from within the app - for some reason, it seems the in-app camera will remain lower resolution - but you'll be able to share higher-resolution footage as long as it's been captured in advance, either from your camera roll or the News Feed.
  • Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Shares Sold by Daniel Devine & Co

    Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Shares Sold by Daniel Devine & Co

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    Robecosam AG now owns 36,780 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $4,030,000 after buying an additional 2,759 shares during the last quarter. About 5.88 million shares traded. Jbf Capital owns 14,000 shares or 2.06% of their U.S. portfolio. Thrivent For Lutherans holds 0.07% or 1.18M shares. Advisory Research, a Illinois-based fund reported 15,287 shares.
  • Sonia, Rahul lead opposition protest in Parliament

    Sonia, Rahul lead opposition protest in Parliament

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    Former Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday lashed out at Parliamentary Affairs Minister Ananth Kumar and accused him of "lying" and said it is the government that did not allow the Parliament to function. "BJP works for connecting people, Congress works for dividing people". Both the Houses of parliament were adjourned sine die without conducting any major business.
  • Facebook plans to let everyone unsend messages, will stop Zuckerberg until then

    Facebook plans to let everyone unsend messages, will stop Zuckerberg until then

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    Presumably, users on Facebook usrs will also be given a limited time to delete the messages sent by mistake. "Mark is really sorry for that, and what we're doing now is taking really firm action". "The mitigating factor is that this data is voluntarily given to Facebook by its users, who should have known the goal of its use by the platform, but Facebook should have been a lot more forthcoming about that too", argues Ed Morrissey at Hot Air .
  • How Many Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (TSE:CM)'s Analysts Are Bullish?

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    It has underperformed by 0.49% the S&P500. It decreased its stake in Agco Corp (NYSE:AGCO) by 209,217 shares to 93,423 shares, valued at $6.67 million in 2017Q4, according to the filing. It also increased its holding in Chubb Limited by 10,770 shares in the quarter, for a total of 106,444 shares, and has risen its stake in Scotts Miracle Gro Co (NYSE:SMG).
  • Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan

    Facebook to only run verified political ads ahead of elections in Pakistan

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    The change in policy is created to deter the kind of election meddling that US authorities have accused Russian Federation of pursuing, Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a posting on April 6. Senator Amy Klobuchar is sponsoring a measure requiring more transparency in political advertising. The ads will also be labeled at their top left corner as "political ad" and feature information on who paid for the ad.
  • Sheryl Sandberg Admits Facebook Slow to Address Privacy Concerns

    Sheryl Sandberg Admits Facebook Slow to Address Privacy Concerns

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    If people want to opt out of Facebook's data-driven advertising, they would have to pay for it, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, has said in an interview. What we didn't do is the next step of an audit and we're trying to do that now'. 'We cared about privacy all along but I think we got the balance wrong, ' she said.
  • Has $11.93 Million Holdings in Zayo Group Holdings (NYSE:ZAYO)

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    Etrade Capital Management Llc sold 6,077 shares as Whirlpool Corp (WHR)'s stock declined 11.00%. The hedge fund run by Barry Rosenstein held 2.27 million shares of the public utilities company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $83.46 million, down from 4.18 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.
  • Facebook's Sandberg says other cases of data misuse possible

    Facebook's Sandberg says other cases of data misuse possible

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    Facebook shares were down slightly in mid-morning trading in NY on Friday. The controversy involves allegations of the improper use of private Facebook information to help support major political wins, including Donald Trump's 2016 US presidential campaign.
  • Facebook to start labeling political ads

    Facebook to start labeling political ads

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    Beginning this spring - a few months before the 2018 congressional midterm elections - those ads about candidates and issues will feature an icon marking them as political. Facebook has said in a statement that it suspended AggregateIQ (AIQ), a Canadian data analytics firm, from its platform on suspicion of the company's involvement in the Cambridge Analytica (CA) data abuse scandal.
  • Apple working on curved display phones that work with gesture control

    Apple working on curved display phones that work with gesture control

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    The gesture control could mean users operate their phones by moving their finger or waving their hand close to the screen . The technology likely won't be ready for consumers for at least two years, if Apple chooses to go forward with it, a person familiar with the work said.
  • Familiarity is king for Masters leader Reed

    Familiarity is king for Masters leader Reed

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    He made bogey from the middle of the fairway on No. 7. - On Tuesday, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson teamed to beat Fred Couples and Thomas Pieters in a practice round before the Masters . Spieth pushed his first drive way right and pulled his next one well left. Friday, when Spieth stumbled out of the blocks to a double bogey-bogey start, Reed surged past his frequent Ryder Cup/Presidents Cup teammate to fill the leadership vacuum.
  • Facebook to Implement New Verification Guidelines for Political Ads

    Facebook to Implement New Verification Guidelines for Political Ads

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    The hospital would redact the names on those records, but that's all. Despite Facebook's forthcoming changes , that desire remains unmet. In an effort to win back public trust, Facebook announced it would no longer share user data with third parties, and would implement a host of new privacy controls for users.
  • Facebook to verify identities for political ads

    Facebook to verify identities for political ads

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    Facebook said the feature was developed after the Sony Corp. data hack in 2014, which exposed a trove of sensitive internal communications. "These included limiting the retention period for Mark [Zuckerberg's] messages in Messenger". The company planned to use "hashing" to match individuals who existed in both data sets to glean insights that would improve healthcare, initially in cardiovascular health, its pitch claimed.
  • Ubisoft to Open a New AAA Studio in Winnipeg this Fall

    Ubisoft to Open a New AAA Studio in Winnipeg this Fall

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    Ubisoft plans on creating 100 new jobs within the studio over five years, and will even invest $35 million CAD into the province over the same time span. "Winnipeg is truly a hidden gem for talent in the video game industry", he said. Ubisoft Winnipeg will work closely to help grow the local techno-creative industry through local partners focused on economic development and education.
  • Apple's big clean-out: Tougher line on apps only one reason for App Store shrinking

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    The App Store's total number of apps available decreased in 2017 for the first time in the history of the marketplace, according to analytics company Appfigures . To see the App Store shrink, given these clear-outs, isn't necessarily surprising. In comparison, the Google Play Store with Android apps now has a catalog of some 3.5 million applications.
  • Oil drops after US President Trump threatens new China trade tariffs

    Oil drops after US President Trump threatens new China trade tariffs

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    The Dow Jones industrial average opened more than 240 points lower, a 1 percent drop, as trading opened Friday. China also called on the European Union (EU) to take a joint stand against U.S. Meanwhile the Labor Department said US employers hired fewer workers than expected in March. The declines Friday morning were much less severe than the ones the market suffered when the previous tariffs were proposed, as the USA and Chinese governments have both repeatedly tried to reassured ...
  • (LFIN) traded 15083951 Stock with change of 64.86%

    (LFIN) traded 15083951 Stock with change of 64.86%

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    This will give analytical advantage to a shorter-term trader since it pursues the price more intimately, and consequently produces less "lag" as comparison to the longer-term moving average. Longfin Corp (NASDAQ: LFIN ) is a stock with 46.54M shares outstanding. For that reason, the corporate firm has a moving average (MA) of 14 trading days on the factual basis.
  • Upcoming Twitter API changes will break third-party…

    Upcoming Twitter API changes will break third-party…

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    The new Account Activity API is now in beta, but developers haven't been given access. While push notifications might be possible with the new API, it's unclear what pricing model Twitter will impose and whether it will be affordable for these developers and apps.
  • Mexico, governors react to President's National Guard border deployment

    Mexico, governors react to President's National Guard border deployment

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    The president described the plan to reporters aboard Air Force One after an event Thursday in West Virginia. Mary-Sarah Kinner, the communications director for Nevada Republican Gov. A DHS official said the department is "still evaluating and discussing with the border states the missions the Guardsmen will perform in support of federal law enforcement".
  • OnePlus 6 leak shows the phone powered on for the first time

    OnePlus 6 leak shows the phone powered on for the first time

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    OnePlus has confirmed a new feature for its upcoming flagship, the OnePlus 6. Since the beginning of April, OnePlus has been on a teaser roll-out spree for its upcoming OnePlus 6, indicating the imminent launch of the device. By the looks of it, OnePlus will make the device look more premium, which might be a departure from its industrial design language. In another tweet , the company teased an Alert Slider.
  • Most Border States Welcome National Guard Deployment, Another Governor 'Resists'

    Most Border States Welcome National Guard Deployment, Another Governor 'Resists'

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    Mexico's president, Enrique Pena Nieto, fired back in a nationally televised message. As @POTUS has said: "All options are on the table", she continued. Although his administration has at times cited a "Trump effect" for what it said was a dip in border crossings, the number of migrants trying to illegally cross into the US at the Mexico border spiked dramatically in March , according to figures released by US Customs and Border Protection .