A crackdown in cryptocurrencies in China and ICOs (initial coin offerings) has been weighing on bitcoin and other cryptocurrency markets. After nearing the $5,000 mark, bitcoin prices have been plunging, now trading near $3,875. Currently, it’s down 7% or almost $300 per bitcoin thanks to recent comments from JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon. He called it a “fraud” and said he would … Continue reading Will the Plunge in Bitcoin Crush AMD and Nvidia?
Apple (AAPL) is late to the smart speaker market — but it can still win. Apple’s $400 Siri-powred HomePod smart speaker is set to ship in December, three years after Amazon (AMZN) introduced the $179.99 Alexa-powered Echo and a year-and-a-half after the $129.99 Google Assistant-powered Google Home was released from Google, owned by Alphabet (GOOGL) . Apple and Alphabet are holdings in Jim Cramer’s Action Alerts … Continue reading Here’s Why Apple’s HomePod Will Crush the Amazon Echo and Google Home Over Time
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) ongoing to shock investors on Friday early morning, trading down 3 percent following publishing an unforeseen 2nd-quarter earnings conquer on Thursday. The online video match maker noted EPS of 43 cents and $1.42 billion in income when compared to the 30-cent and $1.22 billion consensus estimates. Administration also raised its fiscal 2017 advice. ‘No New Items, No Problem’ The conquer … Continue reading Candy Crush, Call Of Duty Drive Top-Line Beat For Activision ATVI
Activision Blizzard’s King mobile game division is launching a TV show based on the Candy Crush Saga mobile game this summer, and it is bringing TV show host Mario Lopez into the game. King is also launching a series of in-game events within Candy Crush Saga to promote the live-action TV show on CBS. It’s an example of transmedia, or a single intellectual property spanning … Continue reading King brings Candy Crush TV show host Mario Lopez into mobile games | GamesBeat | Games
It’s a holiday week, but if you’re up from people setting off fireworks early, you can check out six new comedy specials on Netflix Tuesday morning as part of The Standups, with Deon Cole, Beth Stelling, Nate Bargatze, Dan Soder, Nikki Glaser, and Fortune Feimster. Then, later this week the service drops season one of its animated Castlevania series, as well as the most recent … Continue reading What’s on TV: ‘Castlevania,’ ‘Snowfall,’ ‘Candy Crush’