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Mitch McConnell waiting for steer from Trump before pushing healthcare bill

Mitch McConnell waiting for steer from Trump before pushing healthcare bill

Democrats have criticized the package as a giveaway to the rich and corporations that would balloon the deficit. The party's lawmakers differ widely on what cuts to make and how to pay for them. "We are not getting the job done", Trump said when a reporter asked about comments his former White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon , made at the Value Voters Summit in Washington last weekend.


64% of Chrome's traffic on Android devices is safe

64% of Chrome's traffic on Android devices is safe

You do not have to type any information as Google automatically fetches your payment-related information and sends it to the merchant. Google rolled out its Payment API at Google I/O in May stating that it would enable fast checkouts in apps and online payments.



Google Offers $1000 Bounty To Hackers For Finding Bugs In Android Apps

In March, Google removed over 100 apps from Google Play, which were under hidden iFrames linking users to the nasty domains. The operating system has been prone to malware and malicious contents in the past. Now only selected applications like Dropbox, Snapchat and Tinder are being scanned for bugs. The new HackerOne program now only accepts remote code execution (RCE) vulnerabilities and corresponding proof-of-concepts (POCs) that work on Android 4.4 devices and higher.


Extinguisher Malfunctions During Fire on Jet Airways Flight

Extinguisher Malfunctions During Fire on Jet Airways Flight

About 15 minutes after the flight took off, the Delhi-based passenger called the cabin crew for help after she noticed smoke emitting from her bag. This is not the first time Galaxy J7 has come under the light for causing alarm, budget phones like these sometimes have to face such issue.


Screen Google Pixel 2 XL burn for a couple of days

Screen Google Pixel 2 XL burn for a couple of days

While the use of AMOLED displays in handsets is nothing new, this is the first time around for many manufacturers to produce a near bezel-less device that removes the hardware navigation buttons and replaces them with persistent on-screen ones.


Local pricing announced for lighter Porsche 911 T

Local pricing announced for lighter Porsche 911 T

Porsche will be expanding its 911 Carrera line-up with a new model designated Carrera T. Inspired by the 1968 911 T, this new 911 variant is created to offer a more focused driving experience than its Carrera and Carrera S siblings, without the six-figure price tag and exclusivity of the more serious GT3.