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Wall Street flat as investors digest rally, earnings reports

Wall Street flat as investors digest rally, earnings reports

Rival Mattel dropped 1 percent. "The problem is: Where do we go from here?" asked Randy Frederick, managing director of trading and derivatives at Charles Schwab. The S&P 500 was up 6.49 points, or 0.3 percent, at 2,171.66. An environment of higher interest rates favors investment in equities and bonds traditionally, though bonds are so high right now that they may not benefit any more, but it hurts demand for safe-haven assets such as gold.



Apple To Make $3 Billion On Pokemon Go Microtransactions

Investment bank Needham said earlier this week that Pokémon Go could generate $ 3 billion in revenue for Apple over the next 12 to 24 months. According to SensorTower, Pokemon GO took just 7 days to reach 10-million downloads total. The Japanese video-game company's shares have surged since Pokemon Go launched on mobile devices in the USA, causing Nintendo's market capitalization to more than double.



Google Nexus codenamed 'Marlin' leaks, confirms Android N

There were just speculations about the upcoming Nexus smartphones, and now we have a leak which helps us get close to the real smartphone. For now, there were contemplations among few tech supporter and eyewitnesses that HTC might not partner Google in generating the Nexus models.



At Comic-Con, celebs keep one eye on that other convention

The focus of season six was the debut of arch-nemesis Negan, who is seen in the comic books beating one of the best-loved characters to death. You don't have to love makeup to be interested in MAC's activation, in other words-you just have to love Star Trek .


Facebook ditches plan to launch Snapchat-like feature

Facebook ditches plan to launch Snapchat-like feature

The updates are automatically deleted after 24 hours from the Snapchat servers. However, this feature isn't coming to the app commercially, and Facebook has rightly put the lid on it and decided against launching it. According to the confirmed official source, a few days back, Facebook had started rolling out the testing process of " Quick Updates " feature with some choosy users, which later stopped due to uncertain reasons.


Here's How The Iris Scanner on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Works

Here's How The Iris Scanner on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Works

The invitation sent out for the event explains that the company has skipped Note 6, and jumped to Note 7. For those who are in North America, particularly in the USA, and Europe, Samsung Galaxy S8 is reportedly expected to arrive one or two weeks after its Asian release.