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Buffett's firm now owns 700 million Bank of America shares

Buffett's firm now owns 700 million Bank of America shares

Bank of America on Tuesday said Berkshire Hathaway exercised warrants to acquire its shares for roughly $7.14 each, at about 70% discount to their closing price of $23.58 on Monday. When asked if US food company Kraft Heinz KHC .O would buy Mondelez MDLZ.O , Buffett said: "I think the answer is no on that". Buffett's Omaha, Nebraska-based conglomerate is also a major shareholder in Wells Fargo, American Express and Goldman Sachs.


Samsung in the swim with Speedo

Samsung in the swim with Speedo

It's also enabled the Gear Sport for water adventures, with a 5 ATM rating of 50 meters (165 feet). The connectivity options of the Korean firm's latest smartwatch include Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi b/g/n, NFC, GPS, GLONASS, and Beidou, Samsung said, adding that the Gear Sport is also equipped with a gyroscope, accelerometer, barometer, and an ambient light sensor , in addition to the aforementioned heart rate monitor.


Sonic Mania's Offline Play Bug Patched On PCs

Sonic Mania's Offline Play Bug Patched On PCs

Although Mania maintains a "Mostly Positive" user review average on Steam, all 10 reviews displayed on the main Steam store page-those voted by other users as the most helpful-are negative ones, citing the use of Denuvo. Don't waste my time like that, Sega. Whether or not you agree with their tactics, they get results. However, fans are now speculating that the delay may have been in order to implement Denuvo support.


Sonic Mania's Offline Play Bug Patched On PCs

Sonic Mania's Offline Play Bug Patched On PCs

Although Mania maintains a "Mostly Positive" user review average on Steam, all 10 reviews displayed on the main Steam store page-those voted by other users as the most helpful-are negative ones, citing the use of Denuvo. Don't waste my time like that, Sega. Whether or not you agree with their tactics, they get results. However, fans are now speculating that the delay may have been in order to implement Denuvo support.


IPhone 8 To Feature Gesture Controls, Dock Like iPad

IPhone 8 To Feature Gesture Controls, Dock Like iPad

Analysts claimed that the company might delay the launch by nearly two months, yet sources close to the matter refute these predictions. Interestingly, while Apple's existing phones have squared-off corners, the iPhone 8's display reportedly has rounded corners.


Bentley Continental GT revealed

Bentley Continental GT revealed

A new Active All-Wheel-Drive System replaces the traditional 40:60 power delivery split between front and rear wheels and instead varies the front-to-rear torque split dependent upon the driving situation. As ever, the front brakes are larger than those at the rear of the Continental GT to cover the significant weight of the 12-cylinder engine. You can find out more details about the new GT over at Bentley at the link below.