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Key Republican senators jeopardize GOP's push to pass Obamacare replacement this week Key Republican senators jeopardize GOP's push to pass Obamacare replacement this week
- June 28, 2017

Josh Holmes , who previously served as McConnell's chief of staff, said passing the bill would be like "a 747 landing on a suburban driveway". The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office has estimated that 22 million now insured Americans would lose coverage under the Senate bill. (more...)
Cyber attack hits oil giant and banks in Russia and Ukraine
- June 28, 2017

Ransomware attacks were nothing new, but this one had a secret weapon, a sophisticated software exploit known as EternalBlue , published by the Shadow Brokers in April and believed to have been developed by the NSA. The ransomware crippled computers running Microsoft's Windows system by encrypting hard drives and overwriting files, then demanded US$300 in bitcoin payments to restore access. (more...)
Amazon's Latest Patent Sounds Straight Out of a Dystopian Sci-Fi Film Amazon's Latest Patent Sounds Straight Out of a Dystopian Sci-Fi Film
- June 28, 2017

Amazon may soon be delivering packages in urban areas by launching drones from huge beehive-like towers, the company has hinted. The company filed a patent for a "multi-level fulfillment center" that's designed "to accommodate landing and takeoff of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), possibly in an urban setting, such as in a densely populated area". (more...)
New wave of ransomware attacks leaves black screens New wave of ransomware attacks leaves black screens
- June 28, 2017

The attack seems to be centered in the Ukraine, where the ransomware has crippled the country's central bank and power utilities like Ukrenego and Kyivenergo. Petya reportedly shares some of WannaCry's traits - but while computers that had gotten a security patch were safe from WannaCry, Petya can also infect patched machines. (more...)
'Snap Maps' raises safety concerns, how to protect yourself 'Snap Maps' raises safety concerns, how to protect yourself
- June 28, 2017

The new feature is said to be created to help friends meet up or attend events together but concerns have been raised regarding the potential abuse of the feature. Here's how to check your settings. To edit your location settings, just tap the ⚙️ button in the top-right corner of the Map screen! First, many are stressed about the fact that tapping a friend's Bitmoji (which are used to indicate their location on the map) to see their name, sends a notification to that person - something ... (more...)
Amazon Prime members can now pre-order the Nokia 6 for $180 Amazon Prime members can now pre-order the Nokia 6 for $180
- June 28, 2017

Amazon on Tuesday announced a number of new phones for its "Prime Exclusive Phones" program , in which the company sells discounted, ad-supported versions of certain phones to subscribers of its Prime shopping service. The three new handsets with the Alcatel brand are the surprises of the day. The phone will launch on July 10th, and when it does, it'll be unlocked. (more...)
All the Best, Most Game-Changing Features in iOS 11
- June 28, 2017

Here's how users can download and install the latest build on their iPhone or iPad . But before you rush to install the next version of Apple's mobile OS on your iPhone or iPad, make sure the apps you love will still work in iOS 11 . (more...)
European Union fines Google $2.7bn for breaching competition rules European Union fines Google $2.7bn for breaching competition rules
- June 28, 2017

As part of its decision, the European Commission said that it deemed Google to be guilty of abusing its market dominance as a search engine by giving an "illegal advantage" to its shopping price comparison service over competitors. European Union found that Google had systematically given prominent placement in searches to its own shopping service and demoted those of rivals. And the EU's biggest competition decision came a year ago when Mrs Vestager ordered tech giant Apple to repay €13 ... (more...)
EU's War On Business Continues With A $2.7 Billion Fine On Google
- June 28, 2017

Google and other US-based internet companies face increasing scrutiny and regulation from the European Union regarding user privacy and data storage, most recently on messaging, email and voice services. Walker also explained why Google promotes its own search results over competitors. The Commission Decision does not object to the design of Google's generic search algorithms or to demotions as such, nor to the way that Google displays or organises its search results pages (e.g. (more...)
The Xbox One X Will Be 'Smarter' When Downloading 4K Assets The Xbox One X Will Be 'Smarter' When Downloading 4K Assets
- June 28, 2017

Finally, on July 16, the Xbox One and 360 will get the Pirates Lego game from developer TT Games. While they aren't free like the Games With Gold games that are now available for the Xbox One and Xbox 360, there are still a good number of interesting selections among the deals. (more...)
5-year-old boy identified as victim in London inferno
- June 28, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May has called for a national investigation into the cladding, used on facades buildings mainly for insulation or to improve their appearance, after all those checked since the fire failed safety tests. "They must guarantee that where fire risks are found they will make available upfront funding, including for re-cladding buildings, fire prevention work and retro-fitting sprinkler systems, starting with the highest-risk blocks". (more...)
OnePlus 5 will get EIS for 4K video in a future update OnePlus 5 will get EIS for 4K video in a future update
- June 27, 2017

Although the company didn't give a exact timeframe of the roll out for updates, OnePlus has now revealed that users will receive the Android O update for the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T by end of this year. OnePlus' official forum noted that it is now rolling out the OxygenOS 4.5.2 OTA for OnePlus 5 globally. Currently, it is still in beta and can only be installed on Google Pixel and Nexus devices. (more...)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered gets standalone release on PS4 tomorrow Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered gets standalone release on PS4 tomorrow
- June 27, 2017

The DLC for Infinite Warfare has been pretty good thus far, between the two entertaining Zombies maps that have been introduced, along with the new multiplayer maps that have been keeping players on their toes. Logging in every Wednesday and Friday will also gift a free item from the event collection, such as weapon camos, emblems, calling cards and more. The game has a U.S. (more...)
Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral' Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'
- June 27, 2017

Senate Republicans carved out their most significant savings in health care spending with $772 billion in cuts to Medicaid , the federal health care program for people in low-income households. For months, the administration has pointed to rising insurance premiums and reduced competition among insurers to argue that a replacement for the ACA is urgently needed. (more...)
Facebook crosses 2 billion monthly users
- June 27, 2017

Now that he's seen how powerful a tool Facebook can be for spreading disinformation, Zuckerberg is pushing to use Facebook's artificial intelligence algorithm to make the site even better at organizing online communities. While no one besides Kerr knew about the visit, Kerr said he'd arranged for people representing a "wide spectrum" of individuals within the LGBTQ community to be at the festival to meet Zuckerberg. (more...)
PM Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding U.S. trip PM Modi leaves for Netherlands after concluding U.S. trip
- June 27, 2017

Describing India and the U.S. as partners of possibilities, Modi also invited Trump and his family to India. President Trump and Prime Minister Modi hold a press conference in the White House. He added, "We have also made a decision to enhance maritime security cooperation between the two nations". Such moves are likely to be welcomed by USA foreign policy chiefs, who have underlined the need for additional information sharing in the ongoing fight against ISIS. (more...)
Google fined $2.7 billion by EU Antitrust
- June 27, 2017

The tech scene in Europe may be years behind Silicon Valley, which continues to dominate its transatlantic competitors, but its lawmakers are fighting back against what they see as unfair competition from the United States . "And most importantly, it has denied European consumers the benefits of competition". "Given the evidence, we respectfully disagree with the conclusions announced today", Walker said. (more...)
Air bag maker claims bankruptcy Air bag maker claims bankruptcy
- June 27, 2017

After being the focus of the automotive industry's largest ever product recall , Japanese part maker Takata has filed for bankruptcy in both Japan and the US. The company was fined $25 million, and ordered to set up restitution funds of $125 million for individual victims and $850 million for damages caused to automakers. (more...)
Microsoft Focuses on Security with Redstone 3 for the Enterprise
- June 27, 2017

The new centralized management component offers increased visibility and also new Security Analytics that will review Windows security feature utilization and configurations as well as Windows 10 security patch status across Windows 10 endpoints to provide improved visibility into the current status of your network. (more...)
SteamWorld Dig 2 Heading to PS4 and PC SteamWorld Dig 2 Heading to PS4 and PC
- June 27, 2017

This was announced on the developer's website and while it will still arrive for Nintendo Switch first, you can expect the PS4 and PC versions to release "within a few days". Image & Form Games also said that they will reveal the game's price at the same time as the release date . The original SteamWorld Dig was on the Nintendo 3DS and Vita, so a port to these is still being questioned, to which their post states, "Nintendo 3DS and PlayStation Vita are still important to us". (more...)

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