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Outgoing FCC Chairman Defends Net Neutrality Outgoing FCC Chairman Defends Net Neutrality
- January 14, 2017

Wheeler himself has been accused of pushing an ideologically-driven agenda throughout his tenure. The Open Internet Order, which was passed in 2015, reversed years of weakening internet protections. Getting rid of the rules and taking a "hands-off approach" to regulating broadband and wireless networks would be a mistake, he said. "If ISPs get to choose which applications and clouds work better than others in terms of access speed and latency, then they will control the future", he noted. (more...)
Noteworthy Stocks Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) , Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC) Noteworthy Stocks Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) , Centene Corporation (NYSE:CNC)
- January 14, 2017

At present, 16 analysts recommended Holding these shares while 0 recommended sell, according to FactSet data. Capstone Asset Management Co. boosted its stake in shares of Eli Lilly and Company by 2.6% in the third quarter. This is a positive change from Eli Lilly and Company's previous quarterly dividend of $0.51. This represents a $2.08 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.76%. (more...)
A Complete Guide to Nintendo Switch Launch Titles
- January 14, 2017

The service is essentially (and bizarrely) tied to a dedicated smartphone app, which will let you invite players to play online, "set play appointments", and chat during online matches in compatible games. The service is available as a free trial until Fall 2017. This situation is of little surprise to seasoned Nintendo fans, though, considering Nintendo's history with its Virtual Console offerings. (more...)
Watch the first trailer for 'Super Mario Odyssey'
- January 14, 2017

Following Nintendo's Tokyo event there will be a Treehouse Live in NY at 9 a.m. ET the following morning. According to the Tweet that the official account of Nintendo NY sent out notes that the units will only be available until supplies last. (more...)
Google Isn't Hesitant On Android Wear 2.0 Anymore Google Isn't Hesitant On Android Wear 2.0 Anymore
- January 14, 2017

After the software update which might be out in February, it will be imminent to have Google's announcements about the release of its smartwatches. During last September, Google kept the release of its next version of Android Wear until this year in abeyance to solve the possible issues that came to light during developer preview. (more...)
Mislabeled fish are showing up in lots of sushi Mislabeled fish are showing up in lots of sushi
- January 14, 2017

The investigators found that all of the restaurants served at least one mislabeled fish and that all fish types were mislabeled at least once, with the exception of bluefin tuna. "If we don't have accurate information on what we're buying, we can't make informed choices", Barber said. Researchers said the problem goes beyond just duping customers. (more...)
Nintendo Switch: Mario and Zelda coming to new gaming console
- January 14, 2017

Nintendo also said it will release Splatoon 2 , a shooter game for the Switch, this summer. While StreetPass will likely remain with Nintendo 3DS games as a way for players to interact with one another, the Nintendo Switch's emphasis on being a family home console is likely the reason that the two applications were not included in the console. (more...)
Searchers find more human remains in Lake Erie Searchers find more human remains in Lake Erie
- January 14, 2017

Those include a large portion of the left wing along with a box that contains mechanical information from the flight and plane. Searchers on Thursday found more debris believed to be from the plane. December 29. The plane was flown by President and Chief Executive Officer of Superior Beverage, John Fleming. The plane was carrying a Columbus businessman, his wife, their two teenage sons, a neighbor and the neighbor's daughter, a University of Wisconsin-Madison nursing student. (more...)
The 9 games that will make you want a Nintendo Switch
- January 14, 2017

Hopefully, this new hybrid console, which is a mix of portability and power with a special home console converting dock, will challenge what it means to be a games console. The console is powered by a custom processor built by Nvidia. The right Joy-Con controller has a motion sensor built-in and it can apparently tell the difference between hand-gestures such as rock, paper, or scissors. (more...)
Trump Wants Obamacare Replacement Passed 'Very Quickly' Trump Wants Obamacare Replacement Passed 'Very Quickly'
- January 14, 2017

With a close partisan vote, the U.S. Senate took the first step in rolling back the Affordable Care Act - the health care law through which about 20 million Americans are now able to qualify for health insurance . "When it was passed, I told my wife we would close our business before I comply with this law", Jeans said. But Republican Senator Orrin Hatch, who leads the finance panel, said Senate rules could make it hard to put replacement provisions in the repeal bill. (more...)
Senate Takes First Step in Obamacare Repeal Senate Takes First Step in Obamacare Repeal
- January 14, 2017

Republicans have launched repeated legal and legislative efforts to unravel the law, criticising it as a government overreach. Trump, on the other hand, said he can not wait that long. We don't want to own it politically. "We have to get to business", Mr. Trump told The New York Times in a telephone interview . Since the GOP doesn't have a supermajority in the Senate, Democrats can filibuster any standard repeal bill. (more...)
Analysts At Cowen Reiterated Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE:DAL) As Outperform
- January 14, 2017

An expense which declined at Delta in the fourth quarter and in 2016 was the company's profit sharing plan. General Electric Co. increased its stake in shares of Delta Air Lines by 7.2% in the second quarter. The business earned $9.46 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $9.40 billion. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, November 8th. (more...)
SpaceX Prepares Falcon 9 for Launch and Landing... Just Read the Instructions
- January 13, 2017

According to the report, SpaceX experienced a $260 million loss in 2015 on just under $1 billion in launch revenue following a previous explosion that curtailed launch operations, reversing a small operating profit in 2014. SpaceX Prepares Falcon 9 for Launch and Landing. It has more than 70 launches stacked up, representing more than $10 billion in contracts. Now SpaceX has the go-ahead to launch 10 advanced Iridium Next telecommunications satellites from Vandenberg Air Force Base ... (more...)
UConn Football to Play at Fenway Park in November
- January 13, 2017

UMass will host ME on Saturday Nov. 11 as part of a three-game package this winter at Fenway, Fenway Sports Management announced Thursday. While most of the series has been played in Providence, R.I. That is because Notre Dame selected and organized an arrangement to use Fenway Park for their destination in Notre Dame's annual Shamrock Series game, which is created to take Notre Dame on the road for a neutral site game against an opponent. (more...)
Traders Focused Stocks: Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) , Grupo Televisa S.A Traders Focused Stocks: Time Warner Inc. (NYSE:TWX) , Grupo Televisa S.A
- January 13, 2017

New York State Teachers Retirement System now owns 1,549,724 shares of the media conglomerate's stock worth $113,967,000 after buying an additional 8,371 shares during the last quarter. The stock has earnings growth of 9.80% yoy and showed a high EPS growth of 13.60% over the past five years. On average, equities research analysts forecast that Time Warner Inc. (more...)
N.Y. AG: Maintain contraceptive coverage if Obamacare is repealed N.Y. AG: Maintain contraceptive coverage if Obamacare is repealed
- January 13, 2017

The association, which represents the insurance industry, is opposed to provisions that would require emergency contraception , a year's worth of contraception and voluntary sterilization procedures for men as well as women. The requirement has been challenged, however, leading to the Supreme Court ruling on the religious rights of employers that object to contraception. (more...)
Nintendo switches on Switch pre-orders
- January 13, 2017

It's called Super Mario Odyssey, and it's open world, which means Mario can explore wherever he wants and complete events in any order the player chooses. The Wii is their best-selling home video game console, topping 100 million. For families and kids, this is promising. Other games such as a version of Pokémon Sun and Moon , a Pikmin title and multi-platform games such as Project Sonic have all been rumoured or confirmed, but how many will be available at launch? Another game ... (more...)
Activision Blizzard, Inc (ATVI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Cowen and Company
- January 13, 2017

Advisory Services Network LLC now owns 3,669 shares of the company's stock worth $163,000 after buying an additional 711 shares during the last quarter. Return on Equity (ROE) stands at 12.3% and Return on Investment (ROI) of 9 percent. The company has a Mean Recommendation of 2.75 based on a scale of 1-5 provided by Thomson Reuters. (more...)
Fire Emblem Warriors Gets Teaser Trailer For Nintendo Switch Fire Emblem Warriors Gets Teaser Trailer For Nintendo Switch
- January 13, 2017

One Piece , The Legend of Zelda , Berserk , Dragon Quest , and now Fire Emblem . Fire Emblem Warriors is a Tecmo Koei, Omega Force, and Team Ninja game in development for the Nintendo Switch. Video game stories from other sites on the web. That makes total sense since the above trailer is all that we've even remotely seen of the game thus far. (more...)
Trump's Sec. of State Comments on Cuba Trump's Sec. of State Comments on Cuba
- January 13, 2017

Tillersons remarks came after Trump was hit by sensational claims that he was "cultivated" by Russian Federation for years and Moscow has compromising information on him. When pressed by Republican Sen. Rubio (R-Fla.) said Russia's seizing of Crimea, targeting of innocent civilians in Aleppo and support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should not make it hard to say that Putin committed war crimes . (more...)

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