Samsung considers restructuring that could send shares skyrocketing

As reported by the Seoul Economic Daily , Samsung is expected to confirm that it will consider the division of the company, as well as a share buyback program for its shareholders. Under Elliott Management recommendations, the enterprise will be separated into a corporation and a holding company. Splitting Samsung Electronics into a holding company and an operating company would be "a significant positive for the stock", Mark Newman, an analyst with Bernstein Research, said in an email. Read More

Trump Tower becomes 'Dump Tower' on Google Maps

Someone figured out a new way to down grade the Trump Hotel. Someone managed to change Trump Tower , pictured in a post-Election Day protest, to " Dump Tower " on Google Maps. It is not the first time a location on Google Maps has been the target of online defacement, BuzzFeed reported . Google later released a statement, saying that "some inappropriate names were surfacing in Google Maps that should not be, and we apologize (sic) for any offense this may have caused". Read More

Top Cyber Monday Deals On Apple Products

Buyers can avail a discount of $270 on the Mac Pro which is this year's lowest price for the model. Tech giant Apple joined the Black Friday 2016 with great deals for MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac, and iPad following the company's decision previous year to drop the tradition to give staff a good break. Read More

Round-up of Xbox One S, PlayStation 4 bundle deals

Here are the cheapest places to buy an Xbox One on Black Friday 2016. Best Black Friday promotions on the Microsoft Store . No the Xbox One doesn't support native 4K gaming like Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro but the latter console doesn't include a 4K Blu-ray player like the One S does. Read More

Ditto Reportedly Now Available in Pokemon Go

Ditto Reportedly Now Available in Pokemon Go

Players won't know if that Pidgey or Rattata is actually a Ditto until after they've caught the Pokemon . It is insidiously hard. Ditto is here. The Pokemon encountered would have the same moves as the original Pokemon even though it might be a Ditto. So it is wise to just catch them and hope that they are the transforming Pokemon . Read More

You Can Now Play Microsoft Solitaire on Your Smartphone

You Can Now Play Microsoft Solitaire on Your Smartphone

Since this is a collection, you will be able to play multiple solitaire variations. "In addition, to celebrate the global launch of Microsoft Solitaire Collection on iOS and Android , players on iPhone , iPad, and Android will receive one free month of Premium Edition ($1.99 value) now through December 31, 2016, which includes no ads, game boosts and double coins for all Daily Challenges". Read More

Fireball Spotted in Night Sky over Florida

Fireball Spotted in Night Sky over Florida

The group said that thousands of fireballs pass the Earth's atmosphere but they go unnoticed because they appear in uninhabited areas or are masked by daylight. The American Meteorological Society said the sighting - made by more than 150 people - stretched from Key West to the Florida Panhandle. According to the AMS, the fireball was traveling from Southeast to the Northwest and ended its flight in the ocean just East of Anna Maria Island. Read More

Facebook reported to have created censorship tool to re-enter China

Facebook reported to have created censorship tool to re-enter China

However, the issue of suppressing content from users has taken on a new weight recently, with Facebook accused of inadvertantly swaying the United States election by allowing fake news to propagate on its networks, and forcing people into an echo chamber where diverse opinions were not easily accessible. Read More

Supermoon puts on a show around the world

Supermoon puts on a show around the world

The full moon that rose Monday night was the most super supermoon of the 21 century - so far. "A lovely large disk of the moon can be seen in case of good weather." - the head of the Special Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) of the Russian Academy of Sciences Valeriy Vlasyuk said previously. Read More

NYC mayor: We'll sue if Trump makes Muslim registry

NYC mayor: We'll sue if Trump makes Muslim registry

He listed his promises to defend the citizens of NY from deportation, unconstitutional police practices and any cuts to federal funding for Planned Parenthood. If the federal government tries to deport law-abiding New Yorkers who have no representation, we will step in, we will work and build on the work of the City Council to provide these New Yorkers with the lawyers they need to protect them and their families. Read More

Apple Teases One-Day Black Friday Shopping Event

Apple Teases One-Day Black Friday Shopping Event

Of course, there will be several other deals on Apple products elsewhere. Unfortunately, that's the extent that Apple's willing to share info for now, with the actual upcoming deals and discounts currently remaining a mystery. Black Friday - so called because it allows high street stores to get out of the red and "into the black", thanks to the profits made during the sales - sees retailers slash prices in-store and online to capitalise on the holiday shopping rush. Read More

Amazon To Sell Fiat Chrysler Vehicles - But Only In Italy

Amazon To Sell Fiat Chrysler Vehicles - But Only In Italy

They will be able to purchase cars using offers on Amazon, with a simple click online. For now, potential buyers in Italy will be able to view and purchase select vehicles - the 500, the Panda, and 500L - through Amazon at a third of the price offered elsewhere. Read More

Fallout 4 Mods Support On The PS4 Now Available

Fallout 4 Mods Support On The PS4 Now Available

At long last , Bethesda has introduced mods to Fallout 4 on PlayStation 4 . Pete Hines, vice president of Bethesda's marketing department said in an interview with Metro earlier that despite the delays on PS4 mod support, they were still trying to work it out. Read More

The 2018 Toyota C-HR Has 'Beauty' Written All Over It

The 2018 Toyota C-HR Has 'Beauty' Written All Over It

It actually appeared for the first time one year ago at the LA show as the Scion C-HR concept. Toyota keeps it simple with regard to the C-HR's mechanicals, and bases the vehicle on the automaker's New Global Architecture, which underpins the latest Prius and will serve as the basis for a range of upcoming models from the company. Read More

Chinese smartphones are catching up to Apple and Samsung

Judging from the build, it's a fair assessment that Android 7.0 Nougat won't come to Samsung Galaxy S6 an S6 Edge phones until after the holidays. "The kind of consumer who was interested in buying a Galaxy Note 7 is unlikely to have opted for an iPhone - they're easily heavily invested in the Samsung brand, or they're an Android fan, or both", he said. Read More

Peggy Whitson will become oldest woman in space

Ms. Whitson was the first woman to serve as commander of the space station in 2007, nine years into its lifetime. Three astronauts- Peggy Whitson of NASA , Oleg Novitzkiy of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, and Thomas Pesquet of France-blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome onboard their Soyuz MS-03 vehicle, which will dock with the International Space Station on Saturday afternoon. Read More

Obama blocks new oil, gas drilling in Arctic Ocean

Obama blocks new oil, gas drilling in Arctic Ocean

The 5-year leasing plan (2017-2022) that was announced today does not include the Beaufort and Chukchi Sea because of extensive public input and analysis of the best available scientific data. The plan takes a balanced approach to best meet the nation's energy needs by including areas offshore with high resource potential and mature infrastructure while protecting regions with critical ecological resources. Read More

Facebook sets $6 billion buyback; accounting chief to leave

Facebook sets $6 billion buyback; accounting chief to leave

Shares of Facebook were last up almost 1 percent after hours. "Either way, this is Facebook's first stock buyback to date", the report added. Facebook's cash and marketable securities in the company's most recent quarter swelled to $26.2 billion, up significantly from its $18.4 billion in the year-ago quarter. Read More

Mozilla's Firefox Focus wants to alleviate your mobile privacy concerns

Mozilla's Firefox Focus wants to alleviate your mobile privacy concerns

The company's objective with this browser is to make the web feel less cluttered for users. Firefox Focus blocks that and also pares away traditional interface elements like menus and tabs to speed up browsing. For those people who have been using IOS for the long time and have still not being able to understand how to go about private browsing more effectively, this article could actually be of much help to you. Read More

NASA astronaut on verge of becoming oldest woman in space

The mission, named Expedition 50, includes NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, Russian cosmonaut Oleg Navitskiy and French astronaut Thomas Pesquet. Monday, J - 3 before firing, the spacecraft, released on the eve of the hangar, was towed horizontally on rails by a locomotive to its launch base, propulsion motors forward. Read More