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Research Dem Leaders Seek Extension of Net Neutrality Comment Period
Author: 0 Dem Leaders Seek Extension of Net Neutrality Comment Period

Oliver has made similar calls to action in the past: In 2015, before the rules were passed and adopted, the FCC received 45,000 net neutrality comments after Oliver encouraged his viewers to make their opinions known. "Yes, the Center for Individual Freedom is asking our supporters and other activists across the nation to submit comments ", a spokesperson said. Feld, who was troubled by the proliferation of bots in the net neutrality public comments , stresses that using bots tend to ...

Research Paddy Power Betfair buys U.S. fantasy sport firm
Author: 0 Paddy Power Betfair buys U.S. fantasy sport firm

In addition, Paddy Power Betfair said DRAFT will now have access to its various marketing and technology capabilities, while co-chief executives Jeremy Levine and Jordan Fliegel will continue to run the business. The company has been looking to boost its presence on the worldwide regulated gambling markets, so the acquisition would provide it with the opportunity to reach U.S.

Author: 0 A huge tax cut for guys like me

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance launched two insurance policies that cover cyber liability and the costs incurred to respond to a data breach or threat. Berkshire announced Friday that it had sold one-third of its stake in the struggling technology company. Investor Warren Buffett says he believes it works better to hold his employees to a high standard and expect them to do the right thing instead of imposing extensive rules.

Author: 0 Apple To Invest $1B In US Manufacturing

Is Cook concerned by these numbers? In fact, when we combine Apple Watch, AirPods, and Beats headphones, our revenues from wearable products in the last four quarters was the size of a Fortune 500 company. Gross margin for the quarter was 38.9 percent compared to 39.4 percent in the year-ago quarter, with worldwide sales accounting for 65 percent of revenue.

Research Amazon Gives Voice-Enabled Speaker A Screen, Video Calling
Author: 0 Amazon Gives Voice-Enabled Speaker A Screen, Video Calling

The Echo was released in the United Kingdom previous year and uses Amazon's smart virtual assistant Alexa to answer questions as well as provide news and weather updates and control other smart devices around the home. Other things that the Echo Show can do is play YouTube videos, display the daily news along with the current weather forecast, and show the user's appointments for the day.

Research OnePlus 3T no longer has 128GB storage option
Author: 0 OnePlus 3T no longer has 128GB storage option

OnePlus has dropped the 128GB model from the line, leaving only the 64GB version on the table for prospective buyers. Being the small company, they are trying to focus on the only device at a time. According to the report, the name has been inspired by the number 5 jersey of former National Basketball Association player Robert Horry. It will be interesting to see if the OnePlus 5 increases the storage space stakes, and gets a 256GB avatar as well.

Research Senate confirms Trump's pick for Air Force secretary
Author: 0 Senate confirms Trump's pick for Air Force secretary

She was a House member from New Mexico from 1998 to 2009 and had served on the National Security Council under President George H.W. Bush. "I appreciate the overwhelming support of the United States Senate", she replied. Trump's picks for secretaries of the Army and Navy have withdrawn from consideration. He denies the remarks, but said his nomination had become a distraction.

Research Overwatch's D.Va seems kind of wonderful in Heroes of the Storm
Author: 0 Overwatch's D.Va seems kind of wonderful in Heroes of the Storm

Mech Mode allows her to fight inside her mech until it is destroyed, at which point she is ejected and continues the fight in pilot mode . Self-Destruct causes D.Va to abandon her mech and sets it to explode after a four-second delay. Enemies that are hit take damage and are knocked away. Defense Matrix summons a field in a specified direction for three seconds that reduces the damage dealt by anyone inside it by 75%.

Research Panthers OT Oher to appear in court June 6 on assault charge
Author: 0 Panthers OT Oher to appear in court June 6 on assault charge

The report states when the Uber driver parked his vehicle he got out to open the door for passengers in the backseats. The driver said he and Oher got into an argument. Oher signed with the Panthers in March 2015. But they drafted former Western Michigan offensive tackle Taylor Moton in the second round to compete with Oher or possibly replace him.

Research OnePlus 5 Could Come With Dual Selfie Cameras (Rumor)
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 Could Come With Dual Selfie Cameras (Rumor)

It's available for preorder for $499 in a simple but sleek black color, Oneplus has kept up with the trend of dual cameras and Oneplus 5 has dual 23 MP cameras on the back, supported by a 16 MP front camera. The two inset diagrams of the camera appear to show both a dual lens and single lens option, with what could be interpreted as a sandstone finish around the camera glass.

Research Qantas' Alan Joyce gets pie faced in Perth
Author: 0 Qantas' Alan Joyce gets pie faced in Perth

The alleged attacker is believed to be in his 60s or 70s. He said he had never experienced a pieing before but in nine years as the Qantas CEO, "a lot of things happen". If anything, while the "pie in the face" was meant to make the Qantas CEO squirm, the opposite applied. "We can confirm that we responded to an assault, and it's highly likely that charges would be laid, however it is too early to say what those charges will be", a police spokeswoman said.

Author: 0 Wall Street flat; fear barometer falls to 1993 low

NEW YORK, May 9 (Reuters) - Wall Street opened higher on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq touching all-time intraday peaks, as USA equities tracked European stocks and global bond yields. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) fell more than 8% today to a 24-year low of 9.71. On Monday, stability in oil prices supported stocks related to the energy sector.

Author: 0 Microsoft Rushes Out Emergency Bug Fix

This will open the About Windows dialog box, which displays the Windows 10 version that's running on your computer. With the release of Windows 8 and the elimination of the classic Windows Start Menu, some developers started to develop excellent alternatives that allowed us to use this menu in the operating system, greatly improving its usability.

Author: 0 Australia treasurer promises fair budget that reins in debt

Australian Treasurer, Scott Morrison, handed down the Federal Government's Budget for 2017-18 on 9 May, highlighting the skilled migration levy, which could see some organisations faced with an annual levy charge of up to $5000 for some workers.

Author: 0 Samsung ready to relaunch Galaxy Note 7 with new battery, low price

The impressive results come after a tough time for Samsung. In fact recently the IFA Executive Director Jens Heithecker was quoted as saying that he would like to see the Galaxy Note 8 unveiled at IFA 2017 in Berlin. "We aim to increase our shipment and revenue [year-over-year] and improve our profit [year-over-year] by maximizing sales of the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, by successfully launching a new flagship smartphone in the second half of 2017, and by maintaining the flagship stability of ...

Research Trump congratulates NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson
Author: 0 Trump congratulates NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson

Fellow ISS astronaut Jack Fischer participated in the call alongside Whitson. Record-breaking astronaut Peggy Whitson added yet another feather to her cap on Monday by becoming the first US astronaut with the most cumulative time in space.

Author: 0 'I blew it': Warren Buffett laments missing out on Google

Apple, which Buffett bought a stake in past year, accounts for about 5.5% of Berkshire's portfolio. The 86-year-old CEO and his 93-year-old partner have been leading the conglomerate for more than five decades, but the crowd is always listening for new nuggets of wisdom.

Author: 0 Amazon's Echo dominates the voice-controlled speaker market in the US

This may be the most expensive Echo Amazon has launched to date. eMarketer's report forecasts 35.6 million Americans will use a voice-activated speaker at least once a month in 2017, an increase of 128.9% for the year. eMarketer clarified that a voice-enabled speaker is a standalone device whose core functionality is a voice-enabled digital assistant. "I think voice assistants are incredibly powerful, their intelligence is going to grow, they're gonna do more for us, but the role of ...

Research Tim Tebow Signs Multiyear Contract Extension With ESPN Amid Layoffs
Author: 0 Tim Tebow Signs Multiyear Contract Extension With ESPN Amid Layoffs

Tebow will also provide commentary and analysis for ESPN's College Football Playoff programming. That popularity is why ESPN initially signed him in 2013 as the burgeoning SEC Network's first analyst. Yes, they could well replace him with some other talented ex-college athlete who wouldn't be off playing baseball, but they might not get the same ratings.

Research Appeals court to weigh challenge to revised Trump travel ban
Author: 0 Appeals court to weigh challenge to revised Trump travel ban

The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments on the second order May 8. The federal court in Richmond, Virginia, will scrutinise an earlier ruling by a Maryland federal judge which froze Trump's second attempt to close United States borders to citizens of Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen for 90 days.

Author: 0 Macron set to be France's youngest President

This could give the National Front a significant increase on the two seats the party now holds. Trudeau said he hopes he and Macron can work together on a "progressive agenda" to promote worldwide security, increase collaboration in science and technology, and create good, middle class jobs on both sides of the Atlantic.

Research Elon Musk Reveals Tesla Model Y Planned For 2020 With New Platform
Author: 0 Elon Musk Reveals Tesla Model Y Planned For 2020 With New Platform

As it stands, Musk has stated that the Tesla Model Y crossover will probably arrive sometime in late 2019 or in early 2020. Elon revealed that the company wants to protect every Model S purchased from rapid battery degrading and the only way to do is to input a limit on charging capacity.

Research Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby
Author: 0 Always Dreaming wins 143rd Kentucky Derby

He avenged his father's loss in the 2012 Derby when I'll Have Another closed late to defeat Bodemeister in the final furlong. Always Dreaming won the 143rd Kentucky Derby, pulling away in the final straight on a sloppy track at Churchill Downs in Louisville to claim the first jewel in U.S.

Author: 0 IPhone 8 might not be delayed until 2018 after all

Some reports suggest that there will be nearly negligible bezels on the upcoming iPhone 8 as Apple aims to take on the new-found wide-screen fad. Everybody's trying to get in on the action, and this latest rumour, which comes via Rod Hall of JPMorgan, is certainly the most stupid we've heard in a good long while.

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