States take net neutrality fight to court as Senate resolution reaches 50 votes

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The attorneys general of 22 states on Tuesday asked a federal court to intervene in the FCC’s plan to roll back net neutrality protections, while a resolution of disapproval in the U.S. Senate crept closer to passage.
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Uber forcing UK drivers to take breaks in the name of safety

In an effort to stop UK drivers working excessive hours, Uber's going to start forcing them to rest up after pulling a decent shift. A new policy coming into effect next week mandates a driver must take a continuous six-hour break after racking up 10…
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Samsung said to launch new online-exclusive smartphone series to take on Xiaomi

In just 3 years, smartphone maker Xiaomi has emerged as the number one smartphone brand in India due to aggressively priced devices. The company has taken down the Samsung single-handedly in a very short amount of time. To tackle this situation, the Korean smartphone maker is all set to launch a new series of Samsung smartphones exclusively via online retail chain, according to a report from ET. The company already has On series that it sells via Flipkart and Amazon. The online-only strategy will help the company to cut on the sellers commission, which enables the smartphone maker to offer phones at a much lower price point. Not only that, the company has also cut on a number of online sellers from 10-12 to 2 or 3 preferred trade partners. This step will enable the company to cater the needs of the partners in a smart and better way. The upcoming series of smartphone from Samsung consist of devices priced between Rs. 10,000 to Rs.15,000, which is a sweet spot for the most of the youngsters and college going students. The company has already begun this initiative by launchingĀ  Galaxy A8+ with infinity display exclusively on Amazon.in, which goes against the smartphones …
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‘Stickman Disc Golf Battle’ is a Competition-Focused Take on the Classic Outdoor Game

Developer Djinnworks, who typically focuses on releasing “Stickman” versions of popular sports games, has put a bigger emphasis on competition with their last couple of releases. Both Stickman Skate Battle [Free] and Stickman Cross Golf Battle [Free] feature full 3D visuals and arcade-y game mechanic spins on their respective sports that are geared for short rounds and online competition. It seems to be a popular formula and after the release of Stickman Cross Golf Battle back in November Djinnworks got a lot of requests from players for a disc golfing game in a similar vein. After putting together a proof of concept for such a game, they realized they had something pretty fun on their hands, and thus Stickman Disc Golf Battle was born. Here’s some video of a very early work-in-progress version.

If you’ve never played disc golf in real life, well, you are truly missing out. Traditional golf is a very tricky sport to master with its variety of clubs and reliance on strong swing mechanics which can take years and years to hone. Disc golf has its own set of skills and strategies, but pretty much everyone can throw a disc, so it makes it a much more approachable hobby in my opinion. Stickman Disc Golf Battle looks like a solid video game representation of that. While we don’t have a release window just yet, you can follow along with the progress of its development in our forums and we’ll let you know once a launch date is announced.

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