North Korea link emerges in global cyberattacks

Security researchers and US intelligence officials have cautioned that such evidence is not conclusive, and the investigation is in its early stages. The researchers of South Korea stated that they have found some codes in the WannaCry software w... More..

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After WannaCry, the Shadow Brokers promise to unleash more NSA exploits soon

Hacking tools believed to belong to the NSA that were leaked online last month were built into WannaCry ransomware - also known as WannaCrypt - that swept the globe on Friday. Regarding the type of exploits the...More..

Liam Payne wears 'missus' Cheryl's pants to event
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Liam Payne wears 'missus' Cheryl's pants to event

Cheryl has been back on Twitter for the first time since giving birth to baby Bear Grey Payne. "Writing to her 6.29 million Twitter followers the star said: "#LiamPayne #STRIPTHATDOWN this is an emoji test n...More..

Google Introduces Support for Kotlin Programming Language, Shipping with Android Studio 3.0
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Introduces Support for Kotlin Programming Language, Shipping with Android Studio 3.0

There are already many enthusiastic Kotlin developers for Android, and the company says it is simply listening to what the community wants. Android Studio is now also able to debug apps that weren't built in it...More..

Microsoft criticizes government creation of hacking tools used in global cyberattack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft criticizes government creation of hacking tools used in global cyberattack

A mysterious, Russian-linked group called TheShadowBrokers last month claimed to have stolen the hacking tool, which may then have been acquired by another cyber gang and unleashed in Friday's onslaught. Barts ...More..

Trump and Erdoğan to fight terror together, despite disagreement over the enemy
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Trump and Erdoğan to fight terror together, despite disagreement over the enemy

Ermut noted that President Erdoğan had met with worldwide investors during two meetings held in March and September a year ago in the U.S. Trump stated that the United States would "offer our support to Turkey"...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

At a Glance: Some of Google's new features seem … familiar

Google recently released its standalone platform, the Daydream, to provide some competition to Samsung's Gear headset. Other big tech companies, including Amazon.com, Microsoft, Apple and Facebook, also are ...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google Assistant For Android TV Launching This Year

Unfortunately, Google Assistant on iPhone isn't quite as fully-featured as it is on Android. Interested users may go ahead and register for the Android O beta programme if they have not done so. It's also bri...More..

Amazon Echo Show With Touchscreen Gets Official
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Amazon Echo Show With Touchscreen Gets Official

Amazon has finally announced the Amazon Echo Show , the first Echo device equipped with a screen. The new Amazon Echo Show will take advantage of its touchscreen by showing lyrics to songs being streamed ove...More..

Aussies hunker down as WannaCry ransomware attacks escalate
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Aussies hunker down as WannaCry ransomware attacks escalate

The Scottish Government's resilience operation met on Monday to discuss the situation and heard that health boards put extra teams in place to support staff returning to work after the weekend. So far, not many...More..

UP Assembly session gets a stormy start, paper balls hurled at Podium
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

UP Assembly session gets a stormy start, paper balls hurled at Podium

They threw paper balls at Naik, some of which even hit him, despite marshals trying to shield the governor with the help of files. The opposition members, including those from the Congress, were protesting ov...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google announces standalone Daydream VR headsets

The fruits of this multi-year effort with Google now offers users a growing ecosystem of Daydream headsets - from smartphone VR to standalone VR. The company is delighted that Samsung has made a decision to e...More..

Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Group linked to NSA spy leaks threatens sale of new tech secrets

It further said, "If a responsible party buys all lost data before it is sold, then Shadow Brokers will have no more financial incentives to be taking continued risks of operation and will go dark permanently...More..

Phishing scams shoot up after cyber attack on mortgage tech vendor
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Phishing scams shoot up after cyber attack on mortgage tech vendor

The company said the customers' documents also remained secure. The company has advised people to delete any suspicious messages immediately. All emails used official branding and were made to look like rea...More..

Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Hackers mint crypto-currency with technique in global 'ransomware' attack

More cyberattacks could be in the pipeline after the global havoc caused by the Wannacry ransomware, a South Korean cybersecurity expert warned today as fingers pointed at the North. Homeland security and count...More..

Android is now installed on more than two billion active devices
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Android is now installed on more than two billion active devices

With Google recently passing 2 billion devices running Android, there's also huge potential for Google Assistant. Android and Google Home devices already support Google Assistant (with iOS support rolling o...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Senate intel panel invites James Comey to testify in Public

The letters come on the heels of a New York Times report that Comey had written a memo detailing a conversation with the president in which Trump allegedly asked him to stop the inquiry into National Securi...More..

Here's What Middle-earth: Shadow of War's Breathtaking New Regions Look Like
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Here's What Middle-earth: Shadow of War's Breathtaking New Regions Look Like

An extended version of the Nemesis system has been promised. Shadow of Mordor took place exclusively within the lands of Mordor . "Following the incredible reception to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor ™,...More..

Iran's top leader urges high turnout in presidential vote
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Iran's top leader urges high turnout in presidential vote

In a televised speech Wednesday, May 17, 2017, Khamenei called for high turnout in Friday's presidential election, urging voters to send a message to the United States. Turnout is all-important to the Iranian r...More..

Overwatch Anniversary Event Begins Tuesday, May 23rd
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Overwatch Anniversary Event Begins Tuesday, May 23rd

Also coming alongside the Anniversary Event is an Overwatch Game of the Year Edition , something that also leaked this week ahead of the initial reveal. Are you hype to celebrate Overwatch's anniversary in sty...More..

Microsoft says governments should stop 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities after WannaCry attack
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Microsoft says governments should stop 'hoarding' security vulnerabilities after WannaCry attack

The computing giant said software vulnerabilities hoarded by governments have caused "widespread damage". The software giant compared the severity of the attack with "the United States military having some ...More..

Intel Corporation (INTC) Under Institutional Investors Spotlight: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Intel Corporation (INTC) Under Institutional Investors Spotlight: The Walt Disney Company (DIS)

Press coverage about Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to AlphaOne. Oakbrook Investments LLC increased its position in shares of Intel by 212.8% in the third quarte...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Google I/O 2017: Google Assistant comes to iPhone

What's interesting is that Google has already released the first developer preview of Android O. Smart Reply Comes to the Gmail App: Google previously added a Smart Reply feature to its Inbox and Allo apps, b...More..

6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

6 updates on the worldwide ransomware attack

The global ransomware plague started infecting computers on Friday, abusing an exploit discovered by the NSA that was leaked to the public by the Shadow Brokers hacker group. Bad guys generally target Windows f...More..

Google Photos can now make physical books
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google Photos can now make physical books

The first feature, dubbed Suggested Sharing , can automatically detect people in your photos and then offers to share it them with the relevant people. The service continues to grow and it's only right for G...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tehran mayor Qalibaf quits presidential race, backs Raisi - ISNA

In announcing his decision, Qalibaf asked his supporters "to contribute their full capacity and support for the success of my brother, Ebrahim Raisi". The move - along with the endorsement of Hassan Khomeini, w...More..

Google adds smart reply to Gmail for iOS, Android
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Google adds smart reply to Gmail for iOS, Android

Smart Replies won't work on all your emails, though. There can, however, still be times when the said feature doesn't exactly provide you you with the best reply. The feature, dubbed Smart Reply , uses machin...More..

Celta Vigo v Real Madrid Betting Tips
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Celta Vigo v Real Madrid Betting Tips

Even though there is so much riding on his team producing the required result against Celta Vigo, Zidane will not let that impact on their approach. "We're happy with that, but we just have to think about the...More..

Hackers have adapted another NSA cyber weapon, EsteemAudit
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hackers have adapted another NSA cyber weapon, EsteemAudit

You can also specify the schedule that Windows follows to install updates on your computer. This malware attack that infected around 57,000 computers the world over, in the beginning, has now increased to...More..

Why WannaCry ransomware attack is a win-win for Microsoft
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Why WannaCry ransomware attack is a win-win for Microsoft

The law-enforcement investigation is ongoing , and may involve multiple national governments before all is said and done. The identity of the hackers still unknown. He chose to register it for $10.69, and ...More..

That one time Apple patented a pizza box
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

That one time Apple patented a pizza box

Apple may be known as the biggest technology giant but the primary idea behind being this powerhouse is innovation. The pizza box was not totally new among Apple employees since it has been a regular fare in ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Intel and AMD are going to war with next-gen CPUs

A Core i3 processor represented the "good", a Core i5 processor represented the "better", and a Core i7 was the creme de la creme, representing the best consumer-grade processors that money could buy. Although ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Contradictions by Trump create credibility gap for aides

H R McMaster said instead the focus of the debate should now be on the "leaks" to the media and how "those violating confidentiality" have put America's national security at risk. Citing current and former off...More..

Government activates mechanism to prevent cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Government activates mechanism to prevent cyber attack

He also called for a "digital Geneva convention", under which governments would agree to require agencies report vulnerabilities to vendors, rather than stockpile them. "By failing to support older versions...More..

Existing regulations inadequate to protect data on WhatsApp and Facebook, says Centre
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Existing regulations inadequate to protect data on WhatsApp and Facebook, says Centre

We are already in the process of doing it (regulatory regime). WhatsApp has been fined over $3.3 million in Italy for "forcing" users to share their personal data with its parent company Facebook. "We take ...More..