Kroger market share growth stalls

Finally, Alliancebernstein L.P. raised its position in Kroger Company (The) by 11.1% in the second quarter. The stock showed weekly downbeat performance of -3.52%, which was maintained for the month at -4.24%. Caxton Associates (Trades, Portfolio) sold 84.44% of its Kroger stake during fourth-quarter 2016, selling 760,000 shares at an average price of $32.61. Read More

Lightning Swap Filppula for Flyers' Streit, Send Streit to Pens

Lightning Swap Filppula for Flyers' Streit, Send Streit to Pens

The Lightning sent 2017 fourth-round and seventh-round draft picks to Philadelphia and received a fourth-round selection from Pittsburgh . Eating Streit's salary may have been the ticket to the Philadelphia Flyers acquiring two draft picks from Tampa. Read More

Samsung launches two new tablets Tab S3 and Book at MWC 2017

Samsung launches two new tablets Tab S3 and Book at MWC 2017

Well, now it seems tech website BGR has obtained actual images of an actual Galaxy S8 smartphone. The company also used the event to reveal the launch date for its upcoming and highly anticipated Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. As is the case with rival phones, the Galaxy S8 supports microSD cards up to 2TB in size, though 256GB is now the largest available capacity. Though there are no physical buttons for navigating the OS, the leaked video has shown the fingerprint sensor which ... Read More

Snap Inc's (SNAP) Coveted Demographic Most Valuable Asset, Says Aegis

Snap Inc's (SNAP) Coveted Demographic Most Valuable Asset, Says Aegis

Last year, Snapchat rebranded itself as more than just a messaging app. Snapchat would become Snap , a corporate entity encompassing Snapchat . Snap's rumored drone project, of course, would give the company a new gimmicky piece of hardware to sell, presumably to encourage consumers to use Snapchat more. Read More

Airtel matches Jio with free roaming calls and data

In a significant move to hold its grounds and to offer a befitting reply to Reliance Jio's free offer tactics, Airtel today announced a roaming free network for its customers across the nation. In a press statement, "Airtel declares War on Roaming", the company said the move will lead to "death of National Roaming" from April 1. Since Reliance Jio does not charge for voice calls, there's no concept of roaming there. Read More

Mobile to launch LTE-U in the Spring of 2017

The capacity-enhancing deployment of LTE-U has been initiated by T-Mobile US Inc (NASDAQ:TMUS) and this will require new smartphones that achieve compatibility with the technology. The 5GHz band is now used for WiFi, and there had been concerns that there would be conflicts between the two, but the FCC accepted that equipment manufacturers had demonstrated that LTE and WiFi could co-exist in the same spectrum ... Read More

DACA immigrant detained in Washington state

DACA immigrant detained in Washington state

The presidential order known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals gives immigrants a reprieve from deportation along with the chance to apply for a work permit. District Court for the Western District of Washington. "Since the start of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program in 2012, approximately 1,500 recipients have had their deferred action terminated due to a criminal conviction, gang affiliation, or a criminal conviction related to gang affiliation", the U.S. Read More

Evacuations ordered due to Oroville Dam spillway emergency

Evacuations ordered due to Oroville Dam spillway emergency

At 5 p.m. Sunday, Mike Smith, a spokesman for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, said "as much as 30 vertical feet of the top of the spillway could fail". The evacuation was ordered Sunday afternoon after engineers told authorities that a hole on the concrete lip of the secondary spillway for the dam could fail within the hour. Read More

Ultra Street Fighter II uses Switch's JoyCons like ARMS

At the end of the announcement trailer for Ultra Street Fighter II during Nintendo's livestreamed presentation for the Nintendo Switch , franchise mainstay Ryu was revealed to be launching a hadoken in first-person view. Little else is known about the mode, though it appears to be more of a on-rail sort of section wherein the player fights Shadaloo soldiers. More: Nintendo Switch vs. Read More

Unlimited Wireless Data Plan Finally to be Offered by Verizon

Unlimited Wireless Data Plan Finally to be Offered by Verizon

The offering also includes HD video streaming, a mobile hotspot service that turns phones and tablets into WiFi hubs, calling and texting to Mexico and Canada, and up to 500MB per day of roaming in Mexico and Canada. To make the offer even more enticing, the wireless company will give customers making the switch a free iPhone 7 - among other comparable smartphones - when they trade in an eligible device. Read More

Spied: New Grille for 2018 Toyota Tundra

Spied: New Grille for 2018 Toyota Tundra

The 2018 Tundra pickup and 2018 Sequoia SUV get exterior updates and added convenience and safety features. The TRD Sport package is only available on models equipped with the 5.7-liter V8, so Tundra buyers will have to upgrade to get it. Both vehicles receive subtle styling updates and get new features for 2018. The new Toyota Sequoia TRD and Tundra TRD follow that formula, while also boosting towing capacity and comfort, the maker said as it lifted the covers on the two new models. Read More

Google Combines YouTube, Google Play Music Teams, Unified App Appears Likely

Google Combines YouTube, Google Play Music Teams, Unified App Appears Likely

Beyond downloading videos, the app allows users to preview a video so they can quickly decide whether it's worth streaming or downloading at all. The app also has some social features for users who wish to share videos with their data-strapped fellows. Read More

ZTE Axon 7 Gets Android Nougat Update

Among the new major features included in the Android 7.0 Nougat update , ZTE highlights the ability to personalize the Axon 7 like never before. Earlier, ZTE already made the claim that its flagship was VR-ready, but users were not able to use this feature because the phone ran on Android Marshmallow. Read More

New PS4 Pro mode should 'Boost' retail sales

Sony could be about to unlock even more graphics power from its PlayStation 4 Pro. You will therefore understand, it will not really matter to improve the PS4 games not optimized for Pro PS4, but rather to ensure far fewer technical problems, especially at the time of loading and fluidity of the game. Read More

US Smokeless Tobacco Company Recalls Products

US Smokeless Tobacco Company Recalls Products

Some smokeless tobacco products are being voluntarily recalled by the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company because of metal objects being found inside the cans. The products were distributed nationwide. Impacted brands include Cope Brand Products , Copenhagen Brand Products , Husky Brand Products and Skoal Brand Products . Read More

Apple bounces back, overtakes Samsung in smartphone sales

Beat earnings estimates . The company posted basic earnings of $3.38 per share and diluted earnings of $3.36 per share. Yesterday Tim Cook, Apple's chief executive, said: "We're thrilled to report that our holiday quarter results generated Apple's highest quarterly revenue ever, and broke multiple records along the way". Read More

Eight things you need to know about Samsung's new Galaxy S8

This is not an ideal location as the spot is not easily reachable, therefore, Samsung Galaxy S8 users need to extend their finger across the width of the smartphone. Samsung said design and manufacturing issues related to the batteries were to blame, but additional investigations are needed to find the root cause of the battery problems. Read More

Amazon, Expedia Back Suit Over Trump Immigration Ban

Amazon, Expedia Back Suit Over Trump Immigration Ban

Like Bezos, other executives from some of the biggest tech companies criticized Trump's executive orders prohibiting immigration from certain countries. The executive orders restrict business, increase business costs, and impact current employees and employers. The lawsuit is filed against President Trump, as well as the US Department of Homeland Security and several officials from the Trump administration. Read More

Gas prices drop in northern New England

Prices in IN have dropped from an average of $2.34 a month ago and $2.12 last week. Metro Albany - comprising Dougherty, Lee, Worth, Baker and Terrell counties - had an average gas price of $2.101 on Monday, 1.4 cents cheaper than No. Though the newest proposal to build Keystone XL has been submitted, it hasn't been finalized and it will likely take months or even years before the project has any impact on Montana gas prices. Read More

Wake Forest vs. Duke - 1/28/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Wake Forest vs. Duke - 1/28/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski isn't pleased with how his team has performed in his absence, according to a report from ESPN's Jeff Goodman . The loss to NC State, in which Duke blew a late lead, happened to be their first loss at home to the Wolfpack since 1995. Read More