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May 25, 2017 11:06 AM The most alarming sentence for Republicans in CBO’s new health-care report

The Congressional Budget Office released its assessment of the latest version of House Republicans health-care bill on Wednesday, and if Republicans were hoping for big changes this time around, they didn't get them. The new score looks a lot like the old one: 23 million people would lose their insurance under this version, CBO says, as compared with 24 million 67

May 21, 2017 4:39 PM Jeopardy! mobile game launches on iOS, Android

Do you enjoy decompressing after a long day with an episode of Jeopardy!? We have some good news. Jeopardy! producer Sony Pictures just launched a free mobile version of the beloved trivia game. Developed by social games maker Uken Games and Sony Pictures' gaming division, Jeopardy! World Tour lets players compete with opponents around the world or challenge 87

May 20, 2017 8:30 PM Xbox Scorpio release date, hardware specs and Destiny 2 PS4 Pro reveal

XBOX Scorpio will need to have an affordable price tag, more exclusive games and a sleek design if it's going to be a success. "Developers will have full access to use the display and buttons as they see fit, whether it's for offloading benchmark information from rendering on-screen, to console commands to spawn mobs, skipping levels, or changing graphics 140

May 13, 2017 2:27 AM As Madden Championships unfold, eSports look like an important part of NFL's future

The Madden Championships are taking place this weekend, and that's a bigger deal than you think There is nothing unique and different about the concept of playing football video games. Picking up the sticks and playing some Madden is a time-honored tradition amongst nerds, kids, football fans and anyone who lands in that giant Venn diagram. The biggest 84

May 12, 2017 4:37 PM Power ranking the 'Madden' covers from best to Hillis

On Friday morning, Tom Brady was revealed as the cover subject for "Madden NFL 18," a first for the greatest quarterback of all time. I know this because I went back in the archives and checked every "Madden" cover since Brady entered the league in 2000. At that point, I fell down a wormhole and examined every single "Madden" cover since the venerable 132

May 11, 2017 4:59 AM This Is Snapchat’s Biggest Problem

Shortly after Snap’s (snap) recent IPO, I warned about the uphill battle it would face to generate revenue along with its vulnerability to imitation. On Wednesday, the company released its first post-IPO earnings report. It didn’t go well. Growth in daily users and revenues both missed expectations, and the stock was down more than 20% in after-hours 59

May 2, 2017 9:36 AM What on Earth might a Trump-Kim Jong Un meeting look like?

BANGKOK — In one corner: the unpredictable dictator, the third-generation family ruler whose nation has a seven-decade reputation of being erratic, quick to take umbrage and insistent that it is powerful enough to upend the planet. In the other corner: a sandpaper-tongued American president like no other, barely past his first 100 days as leader of the free world 94

April 27, 2017 10:38 AM Apple's Fifth Wireless Charging Patent for 2017 Comes to Light Focused on Wireless Patch Antennas

Today the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that relates to wireless charging. Apple has four wireless charging patents published this year alone which could viewed here. In Apple's fifth wireless charging patent for 2017, they note that challenges can arise in implementing wireless charging and communications system 99

April 15, 2017 6:52 PM The Star Wars Battlefront II Reveal Trailer!

The Star Wars Battlefront II reveal trailer! Today at Star Wars Celebration, EA and Lucasfilm announced that Star Wars Battlefront II will release on November 17, 2017 worldwide. Building upon the foundation of groundbreaking visuals and authenticity of EA’s Star Wars Battlefront, DICE, Motive and Criterion are teaming up to deliver one of the most expansive 91

April 14, 2017 9:18 PM U.S. Urges China to Open Trade After Sparing It Manipulator Tag

The U.S. stopped short of branding China a currency manipulator, but urged the world’s second-largest economy to let the yuan rise with market forces and embrace more trade. No major trading partner is manipulating its currency for an unfair trade advantage, according to the first foreign-currency report released by the Treasury Department under President 71