Global cyber attack: Windows computers must be updated, officials say

The strikes follow the global ransomware assault involving the WannaCry virus that affected hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 150 countries, as extortionists demanded US$300 in bitcoin from victims. It limits itself to the computers l... More..

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Senate Republicans' Obamacare repeal bill may be flatlining
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Senate Republicans' Obamacare repeal bill may be flatlining

That would give McConnell $198 billion to fund special provisions to Senators reluctant to support the bill, while keeping the bill withing budget guidelines. That's according to an analysis Monday from the...More..

FAA legislation improves Amazon's bid to deliver via drones
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

FAA legislation improves Amazon's bid to deliver via drones

The patent was published on 22 June by the US Patent and Trademark Office. However, several regulatory hurdles would need to be overcome before Amazon started building the towers, in case it chose to push ahe...More..

Call Of Duty
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Call Of Duty "Days Of Summer" Event Kicks Off Today

The Days of Summer event will last for the next five weeks, starting today until August 1, on both Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare and Modern Warfare Remastered , and it will start on Black Ops III in Jul...More..

Snap Map Location Feature Raises Privacy Concerns
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Snap Map Location Feature Raises Privacy Concerns

However, if you do submit a snap to the "Our Story" feature, there's the potential that it'll be accepted and people could know where you are. This is ideal for those who have friends on the app that they do no...More..

Amazon adds five budget-friendly devices to its Prime smartphone lineup
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Amazon adds five budget-friendly devices to its Prime smartphone lineup

In addition to being available as Amazon Prime phones (with adds on the home screen), all tree handsets are also offered add-free in the USA, though they're a bit more expensive this way. The Moto E4, a budge...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

IOS 11 beta preview is now available for all to download

Given the unstable nature of the iOS 11 public beta you really should back up your iPhone or iPad before downloading it. It's buggy, and features could take different form or disappear altogether before...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

European Union: We're not biased against American companies

The EU's top antitrust official, Margrethe Vestager , on Tuesday rejected suggestions she or the Commission were biased against USA companies. "It denied other companies the chance to compete on the merits...More..

Xbox Reveals July Games With Gold
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Xbox Reveals July Games With Gold

Four new games will be available at intermittent times throughout the month. Last but not least, Lego Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game is exactly as the name suggests. Runbow is a fast-paced party ac...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Five-year-old youngest identified victim of Grenfell Tower blaze

It has also emerged as part of plans to refurbish the towers, bosses considered - but decided against - using external cladding which has been the subject of an investigation in light of the Grenfell Tower fir...More..

Seniors Concerned Senate Republican Health Care Plan is an 'Age Tax'
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Seniors Concerned Senate Republican Health Care Plan is an 'Age Tax'

At issue is a new Congressional Budget Office report (CPO) that states 22 million will lose health coverage under the bill by the year 2026. The $202 billion in savings above the House plan could give M...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Number of people using Facebook reaches 2 billion

Since the launch of Facebook, the company has come to acquire WhatsApp, Instagram, and Oculus, and created products like Facebook Messenger, which also attracts more than a billion monthly active users . The c...More..

Google Talk is officially dead
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Google Talk is officially dead

Until now, there was no official shutdown for the service, but over the years, Google made sure that users would switch to Hangouts from Gtalk. Google Talk was originally introduced as a tool Gmail users ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

No discussion on H-1B during PM Narendra Modi - Donald Trump meeting

There were questions about whether Modi's "Make in India " campaign, which is aimed at attracting foreign domestic capital and technology to boost India's manufacturing sector, would run counter to Trump's pla...More..

Google fined record €2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) over search results abuse
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Google fined record €2.42 billion ($2.7 billion) over search results abuse

Google said it might launch an appeal over the decision, once it has reviewed it. To view the full article, register now. The Commission has also charged Google with using its Android mobile operat...More..

Toshiba poised to ink deal for memory unit sale
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Toshiba poised to ink deal for memory unit sale

Toshiba originally announced that it meant to finish negotiations for the deal this Wednesday, when it will hold its annual shareholder meeting, but now Toshiba may have pushed back its self-imposed deadline. A...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Microsoft Confirms Source Code Leak; Raises Concern on More Security Risks

Microsoft is also integrating Windows Defender Device Guard into Windows Defender ATP response capabilities to make application control easy. Microsoft is beefing up security for businesses in Windows 10 ...More..

SteamWorld Dig 2 Comes to PS4 and PC After Nintendo Switch Launch
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

SteamWorld Dig 2 Comes to PS4 and PC After Nintendo Switch Launch

In search of her lost friend, a lone steambot and her unlikely companion must dig deep, gain riches and explore an underworld riddled with danger. Guldbog noted that its impending sequel "is pretty much finis...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

England to face Germany in Euro Under-21 semi-final

That was followed just over a fortnight ago by a first global success since 1966 and all that when numerous players in Boothroyd's charge previous year became Under-20 world champions in South Korea by beating...More..

Nintendo Says It Will Make 'Significantly More' SNES Classics Than NES Classics
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Nintendo Says It Will Make 'Significantly More' SNES Classics Than NES Classics

Strong sales of the new Switch console and launch title The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have contributed to a stellar year for Nintendo so far. eBay will let you select to "buy now" - although y...More..

Nvidia forges more partnership with auto makers for self-driving tech
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Nvidia forges more partnership with auto makers for self-driving tech

Artificial intelligence is the basic building block of self-driving technology and it is the reason automotive firms are working with tech companies to develop self-driving systems. Autoliv will sell this soft...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Microsoft unveils their 4K console Xbox One X at E3 2017

The tech company is using a custom GPU engine on Xbox One X that runs at 1172MHz, a huge boost over the 853MHz of Xbox One and even the 911MHz on Sony's PS4 Pro . All Xbox One accessories and games w...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Yogi Adityanath unveils booklet on achievements; promises development

For making the public aware of the work done by the Yogi Adityanath government, a monitoring system was formed for 73 different departments in the state. He said his government was committed to Jan Sangh ideo...More..

Sharper looks, sharper performance from BMW's second-smallest crossover
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Sharper looks, sharper performance from BMW's second-smallest crossover

BMW says that the new X3 is 55kg lighter than its predecessor thanks to the increased use of aluminium in the engine and suspension. The former is powered by aa 2.0-liter twin-turbo inline-four producing 248 h...More..

India crush Windies by 105 runs in one-day international
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

India crush Windies by 105 runs in one-day international

West Indies never got the start they were looking for in order to successfully chase the 311-run target as their opener Kieran Powell and middle order batsman Jason Mohammed went back to the pavilion without o...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

India, US Urge Pakistan To Stop Terror Attacks; Sends Strong Message

On defense, Trump said the USA and India were " both determined to destroy terrorist organizations ". Unlike his predecessor, who often touted joint efforts between the USA and India to fight climate change, ...More..

How to add multiple users to Google Home
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

How to add multiple users to Google Home

It is possible for Google Home to recognise up to six different people, though until now this functionality has been available in the USA only. Following on from its launch in the US, Google Home can now supp...More..

Honor 8 Pro First Look
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Honor 8 Pro First Look

To recall, the Honor 8 Pro was launched with a price tag of Euro 549 (roughly Rs. 39,500) in Europe and we can expect the India pricing to remain around the same price point in India. One with 4GB RAM and 6...More..

New 2017 BMW X3 SUV: details, prices and pics
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

New 2017 BMW X3 SUV: details, prices and pics

The interiors of the X3 integrates most of the styling and technology features we have seen on the new BMW 5-Series that includes an instrument panel with digital display and a floating screen for the iDr...More..

Will Justice Anthony Kennedy retire from Supreme Court?
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Will Justice Anthony Kennedy retire from Supreme Court?

Helping drive the speculation , dozens of Kennedy's former law clerks traveled to Washington this weekend to participate in a private clerk reunion that occurs regularly - and many of them wondered if it...More..

Facebook Messenger Brings Filters, Crap Ton of Emoji to Video Chats
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Facebook Messenger Brings Filters, Crap Ton of Emoji to Video Chats

And yes, as is the case with most things that involve your camera and Facebook, there's effects. Nora Micheva, a Product Manager at Facebook, said: 'To keep the fun alive, most reactions have different versio...More..

How to Tell If Your Apps Will Work in iOS 11
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

How to Tell If Your Apps Will Work in iOS 11

If you don't feel like risking opening your devices up to potential bugs, the regular versions of Apple's latest operating systems are expected in the fall-likely in September or October, given Apple's past rel...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price and specifications details leaked
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 price and specifications details leaked

The Galaxy Note 8 is expected to house a 3300mAh battery, which is notably less than the 3500mAh battery on Galaxy S8 +. Venture Beat says that this source is " an individual briefed on Samsung's plans "...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The first iOS 11 and tvOS 11 public betas are now available

With the public beta program, you can download and install iOS 11 to your iPhone , iPad, or iPod Touch. Once that's complete, you'll need to go to beta.apple.com on your device. You just head to the Bet...More..

Waymo teams with Avis to keep self-driving cars going
by | Monday, June 26, 2017

Waymo teams with Avis to keep self-driving cars going

The services offered by Avis Budget Group include interior and exterior cleaning, oil changes, tire rotations, and the checking, ordering and installation of automotive parts, as well as other necessary fleet...More..