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'Skinny' Repeal of Obamacare Fails in Senate


The "skinny" repeal bill would increase the number of people who are uninsured by 15 million next year compared with current law, according to the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office . It will take some time for the enormity of this late-night Senate drama to sink in. What was the "skinny repeal"? Explaining why he voted against the bill , McCain released a statement in which he said it failed to accomplish the goals of trying to repeal and replace Obamacare with ... Read More »

As downloaded music fades away, Apple discontinues older iPods


Apple said the new iPod line would consist of two models for the iPod Touch. The iPod was a product exclusively dedicated for music lovers, the iPod was a successor to portable Walkman. In recent years, it made several sober statements about how the growth of iPhones and other smartphones would wind up killing standalone music players, particularly as streaming music services took hold. Read More »

The Alliancebernstein LP Lowers Stake in Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (NYSE:AHL)

Geode Capital Management LLC increased its position in shares of Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited (NYSE:AHL) by 1.0% during the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The company had revenue of $562 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $639.57 million. The firm's revenue for the quarter was down 17.5% on a year-over-year basis. Read More »

Japan to face Australia in FIBA Women's Asia Cup final


North Korea will be relegated to Division B. Alanna Smith checked in during the second term and put in a scintillating five minutes, collecting seven points and five rebounds as she continued to pressure the North Koreans under the rim. Kelsey Griffin once again was outstanding when the game was there to be won for the Opals, scoring 16 points and grabbing nine rebounds before being rested for most of the final term. Read More »

Galaxy Note 5 & S6 Edge Plus Get July 2017 Patch On Verizon


It is common knowledge that Samsung will be releasing its much-awaited flagship, the Galaxy Note 8 next month, and now it has been cleared by the Federal Communications Commission ( FCC ) ahead of its launch. Verizon's variants of the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus are now receiving the update version G928VVRU3CQF3, whereas the Galaxy Note 5 is set to be upgraded to the build N920VVRU3CQF3, as confirmed by the largest mobile service provider in the United States. Read More »

Microsoft redesigns Cortana for Android, adds new features


First off, Cortana users will notice the settings page has been redesigned to allow for easier management of the assistant. The improved look for Cortana ditches the bottom navigation bar in favor of a new hamburger menu. Among the new features implemented, the developers mention the option to make hands-free calls and texts. Either way, you can download it from the Play Store now, or grab it from APKMirror . Read More »

Reince Priebus Replaced by John Kelly as Chief of Staff


Trump announced the move in a tweet a day after his new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci , accused Priebus of leaking information to reporters in a profanity-laced tirade. "The president and Republicans insisted the DHS secretary be confirmed on day one but now the president leaves this critical national security cabinet post vacant". Read More »

Photos app updated to add intelligent search to recognize people


The app is now updated to the Version number 2017.35063.13610.0 This update has introduced the intelligent search for photos that was earlier available on OneDrive online only. You'll be able to search photos with phrases like "phone" or "beer" and the caching will return a collection of photos that may include particular items. Read More »

Asus ZenFone 4 Pro specs and images leak out


Going by the speculations, the Asus ZenFone 4 series smartphones will get unveiled on August 17. The new Asus ZenFone 4 Pro's specifications and form-factor may have just been leaked online and the images provide a strong idea as to what buyers will be able to expect from Asus's offering. Read More »

New Metal Gear Solid 5 Update Coming Soon, Adds Playable Revolver Ocelot


The Metal Gear Solid 5 FOB mode is the game's main multiplayer component, which allows players to infiltrate the Mother Bases of other players in order to steal various resources and damage the base. Along with all this, there will also be newly added functionality for the Wormhole Generator. The item can now automatically extract the player when in a critical situation, it can no longer be removed by opponents and is harder to destroy. Read More »

ICE finds almost 300 lbs of pot in Detroit-bound vehicles


Well, apparently at Ford, that seems to be ok. Almost 300 pounds of marijuana was found Thursday by Ford workers in Detroit, Michigan. HSI's Border Enforcement Security Task Force Detroit is the lead agency in the investigation and was assisted by DEA Detroit, FBI, U.S. Read More »

Galaxy S8 Active Specs Leaked: Here's What You Get


This handset will be the sibling of the flagship device Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus and sports a design similar to them. That is, you will be getting a massive 5.8-inch Super AMOLED display screen with a QHD+ resolution and apparently, the phone will also include an Infinity Display, but there won't be those lovely curves you see on the Galaxy S8 and S8+. Read More »

Facebook share price up as profits rise whopping 70pc


Daily active users were 1.32 billion on average for June 2017, an increase of 17 percent year-over-year, while monthly active users were 2.01 billion as of June 30, a rise of 17 percent year-over-year, according to the statement. "I want to see us move a little faster here but I'm confident that we're going to get this right over the long term", Zuckerberg said in a conference call with analysts. Read More »

ITunes Purchase History Hints at Upcoming 4K, HDR Support


Back in February Bloomberg reported that Apple was testing a new fifth generation Apple TV that features 4K support and more vivid colors. Today a recent purchase receipt from a United Kingdom iTunes movie purchase strongly hints that 4K support may be soon bound for iTunes, which would go hand in hand with 4K Apple TV support in the future. Read More »

The Handelsbanken Fonder AB Takes Position in Tata Motors Ltd (TTM)


Institutional investors own 13.33% of the company's stock. Exane Derivatives' holdings in Tata Motors were worth $495,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: This article was first posted by Sports Perspectives and is owned by of Sports Perspectives. If you are accessing this article on another publication, it was illegally stolen and republished in violation of U.S. Read More »

National Oilwell Varco reports 2Q loss


The 52-week range is $86.88 to $125.31 and the consensus target price is $125.61. Northland Capital maintained Meet Group Inc (NASDAQ:MEET) rating on Friday, December 11. On November 7 the company was upgraded from "Sell" to "Neutral" and a price target of $33.00 was set in a statement from Citigroup. Analyst research firms are expressing bullish stance on National Oilwell Varco, Inc . Read More »

AMD releases Radeon Software ReLive 17.7.2 WHQL drivers


Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.7.2 comes stuffed with significantly more components, most remarkably the ones asked for by gamers like you. Now supports power state controls . Furthermore - as usual - these drivers are supposed to help increase the performance and efficiency of AMD cards and on top of that AMD has also fixed some issues related to input latency. Read More »

New TSA screening for electronics will apply to all United States airports


The Department of Homeland Security has been changing rules for electronics on worldwide flights because of the threat that terrorists could hide bombs inside laptop or tablet computers . "To say the least, it destroyed the airplane", Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said at a security forum in Colorado last week. The TSA has implemented the security changes at 10 airports so far, including Logan International Airport in Boston. Read More »

Maiden Holdings, Ltd. (MHLD) Position Boosted by Capital Management Associates NY

It has underperformed by 9.47% the S&P500. (NASDAQ: MHLD ) traded up 0.229% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching $10.925. It closed at $10.9 lastly. The company has market cap of 3.95 billion GBP. The Firm focuses on serving the needs of regional and specialty insurers in the United States, Europe and select other global markets by providing reinsurance solutions created to support their capital needs. Read More »